8th South Carolinian pleads guilty to charges connected to Jan. 6 Capitol riot

An Anderson man pleaded guilty Thursday to the felony charges of obstructing official proceedings and civil disorder during the Jan. 6 riot at the US Capitol. George Tenney III, 35, a supporter of former President Trump, has agreed to accept a prison sentence of at least 41 months, according to a plea agreement in the …

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‘Hallelujah’ Review: From Leonard Cohen to Cale to Buckley to Shrek

“Hallelujah” is his great anthem of religious ecstasy and sexual longing. Some versions emphasize the sacred, while others dwell on what another poet called “the expense of spirit in a waste of shame.” “All I’ve ever learned from love/Is how to shoot at someone who outdrew you”: Some singers omit that line (and the one …

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Live updates, top players, trades, contract extensions, rumors

NBA free agency is just hours away from officially opening at 6 pm ET Thursday. Decisions on player options were made Wednesday, so now it’s up to players and teams to negotiate on contract extensions, trades and other signings. The top free agents include James Harden, Bradley Beal, Zach LaVine, Deandre Ayton and Jalen Brunson. …

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Elizabeth Olsen Never Watched ‘Doctor Strange 2’ Over Bad Screener

“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” has earned just over $950 million at the worldwide box office, but the film’s co-lead Elizabeth Olsen still has not seen it. The actor revealed on “The Tonight Show” that a cold prevented her from watching the movie at its premiere, and then she refused to watch the …

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Big news for Packers players AJ Dillon (wedding) and David Bakhtiari (expecting first child)

The Green Bay Packers offseason has roughly another month to go, and a couple members of the team are undergoing life changes before the 2022 season. Running back AJ Dillon married his fiancée, Gabrielle Toonen, last weekend in — where else? — Door County, the Wisconsin peninsular tourist destination that has become Dillon’s favorite place …

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China’s president returns to Hong Kong for the 25th anniversary of British handover

HONG KONG — When Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped off a high speed train into Hong Kong on Thursday to throngs of flag waving residents and a traditional lion dance performance, it marked his first trip outside the borders of mainland China in nearly 900 days, since the very beginning of the pandemic and also …

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How Meghan, Harry Feel About Palace Bullying Probe Not Being Published

It looks like Prince Harry and Meghan Markle won’t get any closure from Buckingham Palace. On June 29, a senior aid for Buckingham Palace announced that their investigation into staffers’ claims that the Duchess bullied them was completed, however, they will not be releasing their findings. As for how Harry and Meghan feel about this …

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