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Politicians, Celebs React to Patriots' Historic Super Bowl Win
Celebrities and politicians from across the country took to social media on Sunday to react to the New England Patriots ' historic Super Bowl LI win over the Atlanta Falcons . The Patriots beat the Falcons 34-28 after staging a record-breaking 25-point comeback. This is the fifth Super Bowl win for
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott: NFL 'walking on thin ice' by wading into politics
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott criticized the NFL for suggesting last week that the state could miss out on hosting another Super Bowl if a bathroom bill targeting transgender people is enacted. Abbott, a Republican, told conservative radio host Glenn Beck on Tuesday that the NFL "is walking on thin ice"
2-Year-Old Believed Missing After Devastating Tornadoes in South
A 2-year-old is believed to be among the missing after a series of deadly tornadoes wreaked havoc in parts of the South this weekend, according to authorities. Chris Cohilas, a commissioner in Dougherty County in south Georgia, said authorities began searching for the child after the mother
19 Dead Over 48 Hours as Tornadoes Wreak Havoc in the South
At least 19 people have died over the last 48 hours due to tornadoes, as a violent system of storms made its way across the South from Mississippi to the Florida Panhandle and parts of Alabama and Georgia. At least 15 people died and around two dozen were injured in Georgia from tornadoes early
Some Coastal Residents Staying Put as Hurricane Matthew Heads Towards US
As deadly Hurricane Matthew turns toward Florida, Georgia and South Carolina, many coastal residents in the south are boarding up their windows, leaving their homes and heading to the highways, following official orders to evacuate. But others are trying their luck and staying put. Joy Clements, a
Hurricane Matthew Makes Landfall in Cuba
Hurricane Matthew made landfall on the eastern tip of Cuba Tuesday night after tearing through Haiti earlier in the day and officials were making preparation for coastal evacuations in the U.S. ahead of the massive storm's arrival there. The storm continues to be classified as a Category 4
Mississippi's 'Religious Freedom' Bill: What to Know About the New 'Sweeping Anti-LGBT Law'
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 1523 into law on Tuesday, and while supporters believe the new law will protect people's right to "religious freedom" from "government discrimination," critics argue that it's the "most sweeping anti-LGBT" legislation in the U.S." Here's everything you
Why Businesses Aren't Threatening to Leave North Carolina Amid 'Anti-LGBT' Law Backlash
More than 100 businesses are demanding that North Carolina lawmakers repeal a law that they consider to be anti-LGBT. But none so far have threatened to leave the state. Last week, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed House Bill 2, formally known as the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act.
US Businesses Join Backlash Against ‘Anti-LGBT’ Law in NC
More than 80 companies are expressing their frustration with North Carolina's so-called "anti- LGBT " law and have submitted a letter to the state's governor demanding that the controversial law be repealed. "We believe that HB 2 will make it far more challenging for businesses across the state to