Body of missing Memphis jogger Eliza Fletcher identified
A body found in a Memphis neighborhood Monday was confirmed to be a Tennessee woman who was abducted late last week. Police arrested 38-year-old Cleotha Abston and charged him with first-degree murder and first-degree murder in perpetration of kidnapping. Elise Preston has more.news.yahoo.com
Gary Busey charged with sex offenses at Monster-Mania Con
Gary Busey has been charged with sexual offenses at a New Jersey fan convention this month. The 78-year-old Malibu, California, resident was charged Friday with two counts of fourth-degree criminal sexual contact, one count of attempted criminal sexual contact and one count of harassment, Cherry Hill police said Saturday. The charges stem from offenses at the annual Monster Mania Convention at the Doubletree Hotel on Aug. 12-14 in Cherry Hill, a Philadelphia suburb, police said.news.yahoo.com
8-year-old to deliver portable desks to Uganda
After learning that some kids in Uganda don’t have schools, a young girl from Texas came up with a solution. She will deliver do-it-yourself desks to the country, giving students there an opportunity to create pop-up classrooms. Omar Villafranca shares more.news.yahoo.com
GOP opposes Jan. 6 panel, McConnell hits 'pause'
House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy says he will oppose a proposal to form an independent, bipartisan commission to investigate the deadly Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol. The Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell said he's "pushing the pause button." (May 18)news.yahoo.com
Arnold Schwarzenegger feels ‘fantastic’ after heart surgery
LOS ANGELES – Arnold Schwarzenegger says he is feeling “fantastic” after his recent heart surgery. The 73-year-old “Terminator” actor and former California governor said on social media Friday that he had a new aortic valve implanted in his heart. “Thanks to the team at the Cleveland Clinic, I have a new aortic valve to go along with my new pulmonary valve from my last surgery,” he wrote. The actor underwent heart surgery in 2018 to replaced a pulmonary valve that was originally installed in 1997. “I feel fantastic and have already been walking the streets of Cleveland enjoying your amazing statues,” he said.
Idris Elba says he has coronavirus: 'no symptoms so far'
LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Idris Elba says he has tested positive for the coronavirus. The actor tweeted Monday that he has no symptoms so far and has been isolated since Friday when he found out about his possible exposure. Elba is the latest high profile celebrity to have tested positive for the virus. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. Elba in a video message said that his wife has not been tested yet but is feeling OK.“This is serious.
James Corden comes to America
James Corden comes to America The popular British actor, star of the new movie musical "Into the Woods," is leaving the comfortable confines of the London show-biz scene to come to America and become the new host of CBS' "The Late Late Show." James Corden spoke with CBS News' Mark Phillips about his new gig.cbsnews.com