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Bronx-bred actor Jharrel Jerome wins leading actor Emmy for “When They See Us”

10 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

Bronx-born actor Jharrel Jerome won the Emmy for outstanding lead actor in a limited series Sunday for his acclaimed portrayal of exonerated Central Park Five member Korey Wise in the Netflix series “When They See Us.” The 21-year-old acting sensation reportedly became the youngest Emmy winner...
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Jharrel Jerome dedicates first Emmy win to ‘Exonerated Five'

Jharrel Jerome dedicates first Emmy win to ‘Exonerated Five'

10 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Jharrel Jerome won a 2019 Emmy award - his first - Sunday for his devastating portrayal of real-life Central Park Five defendant Korey Wise in the Netflix limited series “When They See Us.” He accepted his best supporting actor in a limited series statuette - and big hug from presenter Angela Bassett - and thanked...
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In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

Monday brought no new talks between Trump's team and negotiators on Capitol Hill as the president tries a go-it-alone strategy meant to circumvent the legislative standoff. Read more ...

President Trump abruptly escorted from White House briefing by Secret Service

President Trump abruptly escorted from White House briefing by Secret Service

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has been abruptly escorted by a U.S. Secret Service agent out of the White House briefing room as he was beginning a coronavirus briefing... Read more ...

Derecho with 100 mph winds moving across the Midwest

Derecho with 100 mph winds moving across the Midwest

A derecho is a widespread, long-lived wind storm associated with a band of rapidly moving showers or thunderstorms. Read more ...

McDonald's is suing its ousted CEO for lying about sexual relationships with...

McDonald's is suing its ousted CEO for lying about sexual relationships with employees

The fast food chain is suing Steve Easterbrook for the amount of his exit package: about $40 million. Read more ...

Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

Amazon may replace closed department stores at struggling malls. Read more ...

Shooting near White House spurred Trump's abrupt exit from briefing

Shooting near White House spurred Trump's abrupt exit from briefing

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SkyTeam 11 shows extent of Baltimore rowhome explosion

SkyTeam 11 shows extent of Baltimore rowhome explosion

A woman is dead, a person was trapped and four people were critically injured after three houses exploded Monday morning in northwest Baltimore, fire officials said. Read more ...

Trump says he will deliver RNC speech from Gettysburg battlefield or White House

Trump says he will deliver RNC speech from Gettysburg battlefield or White House

President Trump will either deliver his GOP nomination acceptance speech from the White House grounds or the battlefield at Gettysburg, he announced Monday. “We have narrowed... Read more ...

1 killed, several injured as ‘major gas explosion' obliterates three...

1 killed, several injured as ‘major gas explosion' obliterates three Baltimore homes

A huge gas explosion has reduced three row houses to rubble in Baltimore, Maryland, killing one resident and injuring several others, the city's fire department has said. At... Read more ...

Seattle City Council approves cuts to police positions, budget

Seattle City Council approves cuts to police positions, budget

SEATTLE - The Seattle City Council approved proposals Monday that would reduce the police department by as many as 100 officers through layoffs and attrition - an action... Read more ...