INDIANAPOLIS -- A state lawmaker wants his colleagues to honor Indiana's big popcorn crop by making the grain the state's official snack. Legislation sponsored by Republican state Sen. Ron Grooms of Jeffersonville would designate Indiana-grown popcorn as the Hoosier state's official snack, adding it to other state symbols such as the state bird - the cardinal - and the state insect, the firefly, The Journal Gazette reported. Grooms' bill says Indiana ranks second in the nation '" behind Nebraska '" in popcorn
Springettsbury Township Police need help identifying an individual who allegedly stole over $1,000 worth of merchandise at a Home Depot. The theft took place Friday at Home Depot, located at 2905 E. Market St. Anybody with information regarding the individual's identity is asked to contact Springettsbury Township Police at 717-757-3525 or email craig.helm@Springettsbury.com.
Federico Chiesa and Weston McKennie are both available for Juventus’ important game against Inter Milan this evening. Both players had suffered minor injuries recently, and there were fears that they would be ruled out of the game. However, Il Corriere dello Sport via Football Italia says that they are both available for the match. Juventus will be without Matthijs de Ligt and Paulo Dybala for the game, however, they are hoping to welcome back Juan Cuadrado and Alex Sandro into their squad. Both players
1of3Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, left, greets International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel during their meeting in Minsk, Belarus, Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. (Nikolai Petrov/BelTA Pool Photo via AP)Show MoreShow Less 2of3Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, left, speaks with International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel during their meeting in Minsk, Belarus, Monday, Jan. 11, 2021. (Nikolai Petrov/BelTA Pool Photo via AP)Show MoreShow Less 3of3International Ice Hockey Federation
What is going on here? What the heck is going on with Kyrie Irving? We know that question has been asked ad nauseam for weeks (years, really), but it still is worth asking again. Irving has missed the Nets’ last six games due to personal reasons. The NBA’s investigation into his maskless partying might have played a role in the star guard’s absence, but there clearly is something else going on. At least one report after the Nets’ acquisition of James Harden indicated Irving is willing to sit out the
The U.N. food and agricultural organization has been pushing edible bugs since 2013 ROME (AP) — The vaunted Mediterranean diet and French gastronomy are getting some competition: the European Union’s food safety agency says worms are safe to eat. The Parma-based agency published a scientific opinion Wednesday on the safety of dried yellow mealworms and gave them a thumbs up. Researchers said the worms, either eaten whole or in powdered form, are a protein-rich snack or ingredient for other foods. Allergic
Lewandowski breaks Muller's Bundesliga goals record after opening scoring for Bayern against Freiburg
The Polish frontman extended his tally for the season to 21 with a trademark finish at Allianz Arena Robert Lewandowski beat a long-standing Bundesliga goals record set by Gerd Muller by opening the scoring for Bayern Munich against Freiburg on Sunday. Lewandowski played a key role in Bayern's run to the treble last season, firing 55 goals in 47 games across all competitions. Of those efforts, 34 were recorded in the German top flight, with the 32-year-old narrowly missing out on the European Golden Shoe by
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris shared an official inauguration playlist with 46 songs to celebrate the 46th president
JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in Wilmington, Delaware, on November 7, 2020. The Presidential Inaugural Committee released a playlist of 46 songs — a nod to President-elect Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States — days before Biden is set to be sworn into office. The multi-generational playlist includes Dua Lipa, SZA, Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Stevie Wonder, Led Zeppelin, and more. Rolling Stone reported that on Inauguration
With many of us still staying at home as much as possible due to the global pandemic, it is time to rewatch some classic television shows. How about “I Love Lucy” or “Bewitched”? Starring Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, “I Love Lucy” remains one of the most popular sitcoms of all time. According to IMDb.com, the show ran from 1951-1957. It won four Emmy Awards. The real-life married couple stars as Lucy and Ricky Ricardo. He is a famous musician and she a housewife with a wish to be famous. In addition
LANSING, Mich. – Michigan law enforcement agencies are on high alert for expected armed protests at the Capitol in Lansing starting on Sunday. Michigan State Police, working with the Michigan National Guard and the FBI, have stepped up security around the Capitol and in surrounding areas, like Downtown Lansing. The FBI warned that armed protests are planned at all 50 state capitols leading up to President-elect Joe Biden’s Jan. 20 inauguration -- with protests expected Sunday in Michigan’s capital city.
A blowout loss on Friday handed the Pelicans (4-7) their fifth straight as the team heads to Sacramento (5-8), and if you’re wondering how you can watch the action live, you’ve come to the right place. The Pelicans are less than healthy and reeling on their road trip after a two-game stop in Los Angeles produced a pair of losses. Sacramento, meanwhile, started 3-1 this season before going 2-7 since and four of their last five. Here’s when you should tune in to see the game on Wednesday: Date: Sunday, Jan.
Over the past 10 months, countless people involved with college athletics have spoken out about the emotions they felt and the difficulties they faced following the NCAA's complete stoppage of competition in March. Players, coaches and even fans all seem to agree that, while it was the right call to make, they felt like they had the rug pulled out from under them. Redshirt-junior Petra Hule and the rest of the Florida State women's tennis team are no different. Once ranked as high as No. 2 in the country during
Edwards-Helaire faces an "uphill battle" to play against the Browns on Sunday. Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports The Kansas City Chiefs hoped to get running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire back into the lineup on Sunday against the Cleveland Browns, but it looks like their hopes have been crushed. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Edwards-Helaire faces an "uphill battle" to play against the Browns on Sunday. #Chiefs RB Clyde Edwards-Helaire (ankle/hip) is listed as questionable vs the #Browns, but sources say
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola celebrates his 50th birthday on Monday.Here, the PA news agency picks out some of the highlights of his outstanding managerial career. Incredible first Barcelona seasonGuardiola won the treble in his first season as Barcelona manager (Nick Potts/PA)When Guardiola took over at Barcelona in 2008 after being promoted from their B team, the club were at a – relatively – low ebb. They had gone two years without a trophy and their play had become stale. Guardiola changed that
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — One Trump protestor sat alone atop Utah’s state capitol as law enforcement kept a close eye monitoring any erratic or illegal behavior, Saturday. According to the Department of Public Safety, protests are expected to take place up through Wednesday, January 20; the day of Joe Biden’s inauguration. Saturday afternoon and into the night was more quiet than usual at the state capitol. Troopers say they plan for things to heat up into tomorrow and the workweek. A single Trump supporter
California estimated to have sent $10B in fraudulent COVID-19 unemployment claims, including foreign crime organizations
California may have sent out $10 billion in fraudulent unemployment benefits, with some of the funds even going to organized crime organizations in China and Russia. California hired Blake Hall’s ID.me to investigate fraud in October, and he said that at least 10% of unemployment claims before that month were fraudulent. Hall puts the amount of fraud sent out at around $9.8 billion, from March to September 2020. Hall added in his interview with the Los Angeles Times that a good amount of the fraud is due
Michael Zorn/Invision/AP James Earl Jones, who turns 90 on Jan. 17, has one of the most famous voices of all time — not just as Darth Vader and Mufasa, but as the voice of CNN and hundreds of other programs. But the distinguished actor and narrator almost didn’t find his voice at all. Born in Mississippi, Jones went to live with his grandparents in Michigan at the age of 5. The disorienting move left him nearly speechless for years, due to severe stuttering. Finally in high school, a teacher helped him discover
GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN - JANUARY 16: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers reacts in the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Rams during the NFC Divisional Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 16, 2021 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images) Saturday night was a fun one for Aaron Rodgers. The Green Bay Packers star quarterback led his team to a win over the Los Angeles Rams in the Divisional Round of the NFC playoffs. Green Bay, the No. 1 seed in the conference, advances to the
Here’s the bad news to start off with, presaging no early end to the polarization of America (h/t: Matthew) Just awful. A new CNN poll finds that 75% of Republicans, and 85% of those who approve of Trump, believe Biden didn't legitimately win enough votes to win the presidency:https://t.co/qatpn19z2f The extent of the Big Lie's hold on Republicans is becoming depressingly clear: https://t.co/reCFweaEK6 — Greg Sargent (@ThePlumLineGS) January 17, 2021 As of Wednesday, Donald Trump will no longer be President,
Indianapolis police are investigating after an attempted robbery on the south side early Sunday turned into a shooting that left one man dead. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officers were called to the 2900 block of South Keystone Avenue shortly before 3 a.m. on a report of a person shot. The officers located a man suffering from gunshot wounds in the parking lot of a business, IMPD said in a release. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The name of the man killed has not been released. IMPD officers
1of3Supporters of President Donald Trump gather at D.C.'s Freedom Plaza on Jan. 5.Show MoreShow Less 2of3A Trump supporter protests at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 5.Show MoreShow Less 3of3Trump supporters pray during a rally at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 5.Show MoreShow Less WASHINGTON - The fiery rallies that preceded the deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 were organized and promoted by an array of established conservative insiders and activists, documents and videos show.
Juventus FC Leads the Italian Serie A Femminile 17th January 2021 Match Day 11 Hellas Verona 0 – 1 A C F Milan Goals From: Natasha Dowie 23′ (ACF Milan) Pink Sport Bari 0 – 1 Florentia Goals From: Tamar Dongus 19′ (Florentia) Sassuolo 2 – 0 Empoli Goals From: Kamila Dubcová 4′ (Sassuolo) Valeria Pirone 41′ (Sassuolo) Valeria Monterrubbiano 90+5′ (Sassuolo) Internazionale 0 – 3 Juventus Goals From: Cristiana Girelli 54′ (Juventus) Aurora Galli 68′ (Juventus) Sofie Junge Pedersen