Your Thursday morning headlines: Prince Philip's heart procedure; Cuomo's vow to stay in office; and Paramount+'s streaming debut. Plus, today's weather, birthdays and more.
CLAIM: An NPR story headlined “Trump Supporters Storm U.S. Capitol, Clash With Police” was published on Wednesday at 9:33 a.m., before the insurrection, proof that the violence was staged.
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Albert DeSalvo, who confessed — then recanted — to being the "Boston Strangler", was stabbed to death in 1973 at a maximum-security prison in Walpole, Massachusetts. DeSalvo was never indicted in the killings that terrorized the region and grabbed national headlines in the early 1960s, but was convicted in January 1967 of armed robbery, assault and sex offenses, and sentenced to life in prison. In 2013, DNA tests confirmed that DeSalvo did kill the woman believed to be the serial killer's last victim and then-Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley said it was "most likely" that he was the Boston Strangler.
Actor Geoffrey Owens made headlines after he was spotted working at a New Jersey Trader Joe's. Owens, famous for playing Elvin Tibideaux, Cliff Huxtable's son-in-law on "The Cosby Show," is still a working actor and teacher but got a job at the grocery store to make ends meet. After some people judged him for his situation online, other celebrities and artists came to his defense, praising his hustle.
A look at some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week.
The quest to be a “perfect” mother may actually harm a mother’s parenting.
No, Melania Trump didn't hire an exorcist to "cleanse White House of Obama demons." And NASA isn't paying anyone to smoke marijuana in bed, either. Here's a roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week.
From a golden Donald Trump statue to the end of cocoa production around the world, here's a roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week.
So, this SUPERSTAR with a super private wife and uber private life uncovered his most intimate thoughts and life moments — and people were moved by what he revealed. It wasn't just for the stuff that went on to dominate blogs and entertainment headlines. No, it was Jay's vulnerability, proving that honesty is what keeps artists relevant, long after they've transitioned from being the new hot thing.
Angelina Jolie Pitt has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt, bringing an end to what began as the world's most tabloid headline-generating romance before morphing into a star-studded engine of family and philanthropy.
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