15-year-old Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff extends remarkable run at Wimbledon

Wimbledon (CNN)Even a late change of location Wednesday couldn’t halt the momentum of Cori Gauff, the teenager making history virtually every time she steps onto Wimbledon’s fabled grass. The 30-year-old Slovak’s ranking might have slipped to 139th in the world, but in 2017, she found herself in the last four at Wimbledon. “I don’t even know how I played, if I played better or not,” Gauff said. “I like to say maybe I played a little better.” “Amazing” was how the USTA’s general manager of player development, Martin Blackman, summed up her performance. “After she had a huge win like she had in the first round, to come back with that much poise against a woman who got to the …

Man charged in capital murder of 7-year-old released on bond

Eric Black Jr, 20, charged in the capital murder of 7-year-old Jazmine Barnes, has been released on bond. (Harris County Sheriff Office) “I am grateful to our dedicated investigators, the partner law enforcement agencies that provided vital assistance, and tipsters from across the nation who pulled together to support our work to get justice for Jazmine,” Gonzalez said after the suspects were arrested. “Our work is not finished, but I believe the people of Harris County can take comfort in knowing we have made great progress.” On December 30, 2018, Jazmine’s mother was driving her four daughters on a Houston Feeder road at roughly 6:50 a.m., when their vehicle was fired upon by another driver. Jazmine was killed and her mother, LaPorsha …

The key to avoiding sexual shame online: reveal it all first

Foil sextortion scams, deepfakes and revenge porn by simply posting your own nude shots. By Eva Wiseman A little while ago I got an email saying my computer camera had been hacked, theyd taped me watching interesting porn, and unless I transferred cash immediately, theyd send the video to all my contacts. Which porn, I wondered idly. Was it the late-night scrolls of modernist houses splayed across Californian hills, the sensual greenery of Instagram plantfluencers, or the staccato clicks through embroidered folk art on eBay, quickly minimised when my boyfriend entered the room? The email dropped into hundreds of colleagues inboxes at the same time and it was possible to gauge their viewing habits and the membranous walls of their …

Donnie Yen Destroys #BottleCapChallenge While Blindfolded Because He’s Donnie Yen

Ip Man.  Donnie Yen, a martial arts icon who’s best known for portraying the legendary Wing Chun master and teacher of Bruce Lee, just participated in the #BottleCapChallenge — and killed it. Of course, Yen gracefully and successfully did so. Blindfolded.  Sorcery.  So Yen has won the game. Everyone else can go home.  REAL LIFE. REAL NEWS. REAL VOICES. Help us tell more of the stories that matter from voices that too often remain unheard.

22 Best Responses To The New Kicking The Cap Off A Bottle Challenge

The Internet is the perfect place for challenges of all calibers and lengths. From Bird Box, challenges come and go in waves, with some lingering for longer while others quickly become a thing of the past. Well, a new challenge has recently emerged and thank goodness it doesn’t involve wandering around the streets with a blindfold. Today, it involves a bottle cap and some impressive martial art moves. Well, at least that’s where it began, considering that the challenge quickly changed its course with more and more humorous versions emerging. A Taekwondo expert known as Master Fa first posted a video of himself kicking a cap of a bottle back on June 25. He then challenged Jason Statham, Conor McGregor, …

Paul McCartney reveals he cried for a year after wife Lindas death: It seemed the only thing to do

BERLIN, GERMANY – SEPTEMBER 3: Paul McCartney and Linda McCartney pose at a photocall at the Olympic Stadium on September 3rd, 1993 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Rob Verhorst/Redferns) (Getty) McCartney, 77, also tragically lost his mother, Mary McCartney to breast cancer in 1956 – she was 47-years-old and he was just 14 at the time of her death. He would lament the death of his mother in his conversation with the British news outlet. PAUL MCCARTNEY REVEALS NEW SONG ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE IS DIRECTED AT DONALD TRUMP “Both my mum and Linda died of breast cancer. We had no idea what my mum had died of because no-one talked about it. She just died,” McCartney said of losing his …

Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas share a first glimpse inside their second wedding

(CNN)It was the second wedding for Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner. And now we have a first glimpse of their ceremony in France. Mr and Mrs Jonas A post shared by Sophie Turner (@sophiet) on Jul 3, 2019 at 8:34pm PDT Absolut beauty @sophiet A post shared by 🆖 (@nicolasghesquiere) on Jul 3, 2019 at 6:55pm PDT The couple’s second wedding Saturday was at the picturesque Château de Martinay in Carpentras, France, according to Elle. They were joined by the groom’s famous brothers and their spouses, including Nick Jonas and his wife, Priyanka Chopra. In May, they got married in a surprise Las Vegas ceremony to make it legal before their French celebrations. Original Article : HERE ; This post …

Here’s What Trump Has Planned For His July 4th Celebration

Donald Trump is getting a watered-down version of the military parade he’s always wanted after last summer’s plans for a Veterans Day parade Washington, D.C., always hosts some sort of Fourth of July celebrations, but last year’s event was a comparatively modest This year’s festivities, however, will feature something the president has dubbed a “Salute to America” ― an all-out flag-waving extravaganza starring himself.  since he began planning his inauguration ceremony. Trump also may have been inspired by Bastille Day of 2017 when he sat beside French President Emmanuel Macron to watch thousands of French troops march in formation with horses, fighter jets and helicopters. The Washington Post reported on Tuesday. Here’s what the day will entail: From 11:45 a.m. to …