Nancy, mother of Anne Heche, survives four of her five children

The deeply religious 85-year-old mother of the late actress Anne Heche is nothing if not a survivor. Nancy Heche is now survived by four of her five children, in addition to her secretly gay husband, Donald, who died of AIDS in 1983. She admitted in her religiously-heavy 2006 memoir, “The Truth Comes Out: When Someone … Read more

Afghan dad whose teen fell from US cargo plane blames ‘Americans’

As the first anniversary of the United States’ disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan approaches, a victim of one of its most horrific tragedies finally has a name. Zabi Rezayee, 17, was one of the desperate civilians who clung to the landing gear and wheel covers of a US Air Force C-17 as it taxied down the … Read more

Celebrities and world leaders react to attack at New York event

Celebrities and world leaders expressed their shock on social media as author Salman Rushdie fights for his life on a fan after being stabbed on Friday. The 75-year-old writer was attacked on stage at a literary event in upstate New York and will probably lose one of his eyes following the unexpected attack. Rushdie’s alleged … Read more

Jets QB prospect Zach Wilson avoided serious injury before MRI

PHILADELPHIA CREAM — New York Jets strategist Zach Wilson will have an MRI scan on his right knee on Saturday, but the team hopes he has avoided a season-ending injury, sources said Friday night after the team’s preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles. The Jets declined to provide details except to say Wilson’s ACL is … Read more

Cleveland Browns’ Deshaun Watson, in interview, apologizes to ‘every woman I’ve impacted in this situation’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Cleveland Browns strategist Deshaun Watsonfor the first time, publicly apologized to women who accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions in an interview on Friday. “I want to say I’m so sorry for all the women I’ve impacted in this situation,” Watson said during a inside interview on the Browns pre-game … Read more

The Ukrainian nuclear power plant faces a “grave hour”, warns the UN

Ukraine’s biggest nuclear power plant could be on the brink of an ‘unacceptable’ radiation leak amid ‘very alarming’ military activity, the UN nuclear chief warned this week – as he called for an end to attacks on the facility. Rafael Grossi, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, on Thursday urged Russia and Ukraine … Read more

Cleveland Browns’ Deshaun Watson, in interview, apologizes to ‘every woman I’ve impacted in this situation’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Cleveland Browns strategist Deshaun Watsonfor the first time, publicly apologized to women who accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions in an interview on Friday. “I want to say I’m so sorry for all the women I’ve impacted in this situation,” Watson said during a inside interview on the Browns pre-game … Read more

San Diego Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. suspended 80 games after testing positive for PED

7:09 PM ET Jeff PassanESPN close ESPN MLB InsiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr.. was suspended for 80 games after testing positive for Clostebol, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. … Read more

Las Vegas slammed with more flash floods as iconic strip, casinos under water again

Las Vegas has been hit by another wave of torrential flash flooding just two weeks after hotels and casinos were overrun by floodwaters. The entire city Strip suffered extensive water damage Thursday night as videos shared on social media showed casinos turning into gutters. The National Weather Service in Las Vegas issued a flash flood … Read more

Former Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa arrives in Thailand | New

Former Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa arrives in Bangkok from Singapore, where he had been staying since mid-July. Former Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksawho fled anti-government protests in his country last month, arrived in Thailand on a flight from Singapore, where he had been staying since mid-July. The former leader landed on a private jet … Read more