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

1 month 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'

1 month 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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NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

NFL teams invited to Colin Kaepernick private workout this weekend

Colin Kaepernick, who last played in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers in January 2017, will take part Saturday in a private workout organized by the league. Read more ...

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

More than $100 million awarded to programs aimed at combating human trafficking

The Department of Justice has awarded $100 million to several programs to help combat human trafficking and provide vital services to trafficking victims across the country. Read more ...

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Double lung transplant needed after vaping-related injury

Doctors have performed what they believe is the first double lung transplant in the U.S. for a male patient whose lungs were irreparably damaged after vaping. Read more ...

Got Chapter 11?: America's biggest milk producer files for bankruptcy

Got Chapter 11?: America's biggest milk producer files for bankruptcy

Got Milk? Probably not anymore. America's largest milk producer, Dean Foods, filed for bankruptcy Tuesday as more people are choosing to ditch the household staple for... Read more ...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at...

Police: Arkansas officer suspended after caught on camera dancing naked at nightclub

The officer was suspended without pay for 30 days. Read more ...

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

Supreme Court lets Sandy Hook shooting lawsuit go forward

The Supreme Court is letting a lawsuit proceed against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. Read more ...

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Bus driver finds 6-year-old boy, 2-year-old sister wandering on snowy street

Video shows the bus driver scooping up the girl and putting the two on the bus for warmth. Read more ...

Giants hire Gabe Kapler month after Phillies fired him

Giants hire Gabe Kapler month after Phillies fired him

SAN FRANCISCO - Gabe Kapler has been hired as manager of the San Francisco Giants, a month after being fired from the same job by the Philadelphia Phillies. Kapler received a... Read more ...

Twins' Rocco Baldelli edges out Aaron Boone for AL manager of the Year

Twins' Rocco Baldelli edges out Aaron Boone for AL manager of the Year

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Aaron Boone finished as a close runner-up, again. Boone, the Yankees' second-year manager, placed a tight second behind Twins rookie skipper Rocco Baldelli... Read more ...

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

Supreme Court set to hear arguments on DACA

The fate of hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants who arrived in the U.S. as children will be on the line Tuesday, when the Supreme Court hears arguments on... Read more ...