May the 4th Be With You! - Star Wars Exhibit
The space epic franchise "Star Wars" has created legions of fans since the 1977 film with Luke Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford premiered. Among them is "super fan" Daniel Prada, based in Spain, who started collecting memorabilia 25 years ago. His
Person Shot Outside the Home of Rapper DaBaby
TROUTMAN, N.C. - Someone was shot and wounded outside the home of rapper DaBaby, whose real name is Jonathan Kirk. Troutman Police Chief Josh Watson said DaBaby and at least one other person were at the home in Troutman, which is 35 miles north of Charlot
The Happiest Place in Europe Turns 30
CHESSY, France - The Happiest Place in Europe, Disneyland Paris is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The attraction in the French capital has been open for 30 years as of April 12, 2022 and is Europe's top tourist destination, with over 375 million guests
Biden to award Medal of Freedom to Biles, McCain, Giffords
The White House says President Joe Biden will present the nation's highest civilian honor to 17 people, including gymnast Simone Biles, actor Denzel Washington and the late Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, with whom Biden served in the Senate.
Essence Festival says COVID vaccine still required for entry
In a major reversal of policy, the 2022 Essence Festival of Culture said Friday that it will allow attendees to show a negative COVID test result for admission to its ticketed concerts in the Superdome and other events.