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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ronnie Tutt, a legendary drummer who spent years playing alongside Elvis Presley and teamed up with other superstars ranging from Johnny Cash to Stevie Nicks, has died. He was 83. In a Facebook post early Sunday, Terie Tutt wrote that her father died at home surrounded by his family. “It’s with deep sadness that my family and I share the loss of our beloved dad," Terie Tutt wrote. "The Legendary Drummer, Ronnie Tutt, 'has left the building.'" Elvis Presley Enterprises not
It took longer than expected, but Patrick Mahomes and Co. eventually put on a show against the WFT. Scott Pianowski runs down Week 7's fantasy winners and losers.
Meet the nominees for the News & Observer high school athlete of the week. Readers can vote as often as they want until Friday
"These things don't happen in an instant: they happen because ... our history is always a result of continuous unyielding struggle," Booker said.
A positive case of COVID-19 in Kangirsuk, Que., has prompted a shutdown of all non-essential public places in the community, according to regional public health officials. The Nunavik Regional Board of Health and Social Services said the community of roughly 500 people reached a red alert level Saturday night. In a statement, the board said the positive case was not a traveller. The red alert means all non-essential places, including the school, youth centre, community centre and church, would b
Thousands of children returned to Sydney's schools on Monday after nearly four months of home learning as Australia's largest city eased more restrictions just a week after lifting its COVID-19 lockdown amid a surge in vaccination levels. A faster-than-expected vaccine uptake brought forward further lifting of restrictions by several days as New South Wales (NSW), home to Sydney, topped the 80% double-dose immunisation rate over the weekend in people above 16. Masks will be off in offices, while more people can gather at homes and outdoors as Sydney readies to live with COVID-19 after spending large parts of this year virus-free until a Delta outbreak in mid-June.
ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — Bill Clinton arrived Sunday at his home in New York to continue recovering from an infection that left him in treatment for six days at a Southern California hospital, officials said. The former president left the University of California Irvine Medical Center around 8 a.m. with Hillary Clinton on his arm. Dressed in jeans and a sports coat and wearing a face mask, he made his way out of the hospital slowly and stopped to shake hands with doctors and nurses lined up on the
The Latest on Week 6 in the NFL (all times EDT): 6:45 p.m. Browns running back Kareem Hunt has suffered an apparent serious calf injury. Hunt’s right leg buckled as he tried to walk off the field after a passing play. Trainers then assisted Hunt to the sideline and medical tent. The team said Hunt will not return to the game. The Browns were already without star running back Nick Chubb, who missed the game with a calf injury and starting tackles Jack Conklin and Jedrick Wills Jr. for the game ag
Three people are dead and a police officer is recovering from surgery following a knife attack in northwest Arkansas, authorities said Sunday.
Scottish Labour leader Anas Sarwar said Mr Ross was a ‘passionate voice against injustice’.
WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Jill Biden on Sunday returned to the South Carolina Baptist church where she says she began to repair her relationship with God following her son's death from brain cancer six years ago. The first lady quietly flew to West Columbia for a surprise appearance at the 50th anniversary celebration for Pastor Charles B. Jackson Sr. of Brookland Baptist Church. But she ended up giving one of the most extensive explanations yet of how her faith wavered after Beau Biden's death
MacArthur Park, one of the more celebrated public spaces in Los Angeles, has been closed for renovations and most of the homeless encampments have been removed. The park was immortalized in 1968 by the Jimmy Webb/Richard Harris song of the same name, known for its mysterious line about someone leaving “a cake out in the […]
A plume of thick, black smoke billowed above a strip of hotels in Waikiki, Hawaii, on Sunday, October 17.Video by @MadElene2016 shows beachgoers on the popular Waikiki Beach looking up at the smoke.According to local reports, crews responded to a fire near the Moana Surfrider hotel, which was reported just before 11:15 am. The flames were put out shortly after midday and roads near the scene remained closed on Sunday afternoon. Credit: @MadElene2016 via Storyful
Women continue to be underrepresented in skilled trades in Canada, and Erin Vaughan, president and CEO of Kinetic Auto Service Ltd. in Regina, is one of them. She wants the trades to become a better place for women, and to support women making inroads in all sorts of male-dominated fields, including science and politics. So Vaughan, along with fellow Regina business owners Erin Caleval and Matt Thompson, launched a clothing company to help do just that. EmpowHER apparel sells t-shirts and bunnyh
Lions quarterback Jared Goff and head coach Dan Campbell react to Detroit's 34-11 loss to the Bengals. Brad Galli reports from Ford Field.
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Union nurses gathered in Plymouth, Minnesota, on October 17 as part of a three-day planned strike for fair pay and benefits to nurses working on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic.This video, posted to Facebook by the Minnesota Nurses Association (MNA), shows nurses rallying outside the Allina WestHealth campus, as MNA president Mary Turner, also a registered nurse, speaks to colleagues through a megaphone. “Is this how we treat the heroes of a pandemic?” Turner asks the crowd. “No, it’s not,” she says.According to MNA, the strike came about when negotiations with Allina Health for holiday contracts for nurses hit a wall on Wednesday. Allina Health announced on Saturday that their emergency department would be closed from October 17 until October 20.The nurses would be on the picket line from 7 am to 5 pm each day of the strike, according to local reports. Credit: Minnesota Nurses Association via Storyful
Kyle Larson claimed the first of four championship-contending spots in NASCAR's season finale with a dominating victory at Texas on Sunday to start the round of eight in the playoffs. Larson led 256 of 334 laps at the 1 1/2-mile track and got his eighth win this season, staying in front through seven restarts in the final stage. Three of those restarts came after incidents involving other playoff contenders in the closing laps.
Authorities in Pennsylvania closed down a shopping mall amid reports of a shooting incident Sunday. Police said the scene had been stabilized,