Former Tennessee deputy gets 70 months for role in Jan. 6 riot

Former Williamson County Sheriff’s Deputy Ronald McAbee was sentenced to five years and 10 months in prison for his role in the January 6, 2021, Capitol riot. McAbee pleaded guilty to two charges, one of which was assault with serious bodily injury, for dragging one police officer and punching another during the riot. “I wish […]

Tim Wakefield wife’s, Stacy, dies months after Red Sox great’s death

Stacey Wakefield, widow of former Red Sox knuckleball pitcher Tim Wakefield, died Tuesday, nearly five months after her husband’s death. Both Stacey and Tim were battling cancer until their deaths. The Red Sox announced Stacey’s death and distributed a statement from the Wakefield family. “It is with deep sadness that we share the news that […]

Widow of Tim Wakefield dies less than 5 months after former pitcher’s passing

Stacey Wakefield, widow of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Tim, died Wednesday. Tim, who was notorious for his knuckleball during his 19-year career, died in October after a battle with brain cancer. Stacey was also battling cancer. “It is with deep sadness that we share the news that our beloved mother, daughter, sister, niece, and […]

New bitcoin ETFs surpass 300000 BTC holdings in under two months – The Block

After less than two months of trading, nine newly created Spot Bitcoin exchange-traded funds now hold more than $300,000. BTC +11.33% Assets under management exclude Grayscale’s convertible GBTC fund. According to K33 Research, the nine new ETFs include Accumulated 303,002 BTC ($17 billion) as of yesterday’s close. These ETFs launching on January 11th include BlackRock […]

Austrian Activist, Who Was Detained For 9 Months In Afghanistan, Released By Taliban

Herbert Fritz was arrested last May. Doha, Qatar: An Austrian far-right extremist who traveled to Afghanistan to prove it is a safe country was released on Sunday after nine months in detention in the country, according to reports. Herbert Fritz, 84, who has close ties to far-right extremists, arrived in Qatar’s capital Doha after being […]

The best & worst sports months on the calendar

This is a desert. Today is dog day. This year it’s February, and while there are certainly a lot of sports going on, February is also a tough month for sports fans. February is a time to dream of other months, busier months, months where the sun occasionally shines and you don’t have to flop […]


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