Category Archives: CNN – US

The earth was once home to ‘terror crocodiles’ nearly the size of city buses

A new study has shed more light on gigantic “terror crocodiles,” that once roamed the world and preyed on dinosaurs with teeth “the size of bananas.” The research, which was conducted in 2018, published this week in Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. It found that the Deinosuchus — a lineage of giant Late Cretacecous crocodylians from…MORE

She is the first American to get a new face twice

She is the first American to get a new face twice

Seven years ago, Carmen Tarleton received a face transplant, a decision she made after her estranged husband attacked her in 2007 with a bottle of lye, disfiguring her face beyond recognition. The transplant was a grueling, complex, surgical procedure — one that ultimately proved unsuccessful. But last month, Tarleton, a 52-year-old former nurse, chose to…MORE

College football players and coaches push to save the 2020 season

As discussions about postponing the 2020 college football season continue, players and coaches are trying to save the season. Using the hashtag #WeWantToPlay, many star players — including Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence — expressed their support in playing this year, a sentiment echoed by President Trump Monday. “The student-athletes have been working too hard for…MORE

Two police body cameras capture the struggle leading to George Floyd’s death

Two police body cameras capture the struggle leading to George Floyd’s death

Police body camera footage showing Minneapolis police pointing a gun at George Floyd and struggling with him during his fatal arrest was released by the court on Monday. CNN is reviewing the videos. The network was permitted last month to view, but not air, the May 25 footage. Eleven weeks after Floyd’s killing, protesters continue…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Tuesday’s Dirt

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are parents.  The couple gave birth to a baby girl that they named Lyla Maria Schwarzenegger Pratt.  This is Katherine’s first child and Chris’ second.  This also makes Arnold Schwarzenegger a grandfather. ‘Tiger King’ star Carole Baskin’s missing millionaire husband’s family is suing her.  The family’s attorney says they believe…

Monday’s Dirt

Celebrities seem to be getting nervous about the rumors surrounding Ellen DeGeneres’ show so they are choosing to do interviews with Kelly Clarkson instead.  They seem to be worried they will get caught up in her drama. Simon Cowell was seriously hurt on Saturday when he fell off an electric bike and broke his back. …