Category Archives: CNN – US

City known as Hangtown votes to remove noose from its logo

The city of Placerville, California, also known as Hangtown, is losing the noose on its logo. The logo, which the city manager believes is only about 40 years old, depicts a miner and a noose hanging from a tree in the background. It alludes to California’s Gold Rush and the rise in crime that came…MORE

Her sons held hands, cried and crossed the border alone

Her sons held hands, cried and crossed the border alone

The mother’s mind raced as she watched her sons from the Mexican side of the Rio Grande. The two boys were crying and holding hands as they crossed the border alone. After all they’d been through together, it was shocking to see the boys — aged 12 and 16 — slip out of sight so…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Thursday’s Dirt

Yesterday, former ‘Bachelor’ Colton Underwood came out as gay. Colton was the virgin ‘Bachelor’ in 2019 and then last year was accused of stalking ex-girlfriend, Cassie Randolph. He apologizes to her and says he’s spent most of his life either fighting or denying who he was. ‘Tiger King’ star Jeff Lowe recently suffered a stroke…

Wednesday’s Dirt

The cast of ‘ER’ is reuniting for a reunion episode next Thursday. The reunion is going to benefit Waterkeeper Alliance, an organization that works to ensure every community has drinkable water. Anthony Edwards, Noah Wyle, and George Clooney will be there. Jennifer Aniston is not adopting a baby. A European tabloid is reporting that Jen…