Selena Gomez is opening up about her battles with mental health. As reported by Today, Gomez admitted that anxiety and depression took their toll on her. At the time her speech on mental health, Gomez was accepting the McLean Award from McLean Hospital in Massachusetts honoring her for her work in advancing the public’s understanding mental health. “It felt as though all my pain, anxiety and fear washed over me all at once, and it was one the scariest times my life,” Gomez stated. She received mental health treatment last October for anxiety and depression a year after she had a kidney transplant as a result her battle with lupus.
“Although this does not mean that it has all gone away, I can say that after a year a lot intense work I am happier, I am healthier and I’m in control my emotions and thoughts more than I have ever been,” Gomez continued. “I have feared being misunderstood and judged. I know that I have been given experiences and people and opportunities that have made my life exceptionally beautiful and sweet — and yet I struggle with my own thoughts and feelings at times. But this doesn’t make me faulty. This does not make me weak. This does not make me less than. This makes me human. We need help, and we need each other.”
A massage therapist who was suing Kevin Spacey over ual assault claims has died according to reports. The mystery man’s attorney has informed Spacey’s legal team that he has “recently passed.” No details have been released at the time concerning how the death happened.
It was back in September 2018 when the now deceased male masseuse, filed claims alleging the House Cards actor grabbed his genitals and was allegedly forced to grab Spacey’s genitals during a massage at the actor’s private residence in Malibu, California, two years earlier.
“Spacey assaulted and battered plaintiff by forcing plaintiff to touch his scrotum, testicles, and penis, grabbing plaintiff’s shoulders and pulling him in for an apparent attempted forced kiss, and grabbing plaintiff’s genitalia,” the complaint alleges. “During these assaults, plaintiff repeatedly asked Spacey to allow him to leave, but Spacey blocked access to plaintiff’s massage table and the door with his naked body.”
Given the anonymity the late plaintiff, reports say it could be hard for the case to continue after his death.
Spacey recently got out another legal situation when criminal charges against him were dropped in Nantucket, Mass. In that case, Spacey pleaded not guilty to felony indecent assault and battery, and prosecutors withdrew charges after the accuser, a teenage busboy, stopped cooperating.
Back in July, Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo filed a federal lawsuit against Pennsylvania-based artist Jinder Bhogal accusing him infringing on his trademark for his nickname “Greek Freak.” Giannis claimed the artist was selling merchandise on his website using his nickname. However despite firing f cease and desists to the man, he continued to sell the rip-f merchandise anyways. So as a result, The NBA star sued him seeking $2 million per infringement and an injunction to prevent the man from continuing to sell the products.
Well fast forward two months later, and the two sides have settled on the lawsuit The Blast reports. Giannis Antetokounmpo has reached a deal with the artist to drop the lawsuit, although we don’t know what that figure or amount money was.
Earlier this week, both parties had requested an extension time “because the parties have agreed to a settlement in principle and are currently negotiating the terms a settlement agreement and dismissal. An extension time will thus aid in resolving this dispute without further litigation. Plaintiff has consented to this extension.” It appears that extra time worked and the parties were able to resolve all their issues with the settlement.
The NFL season has not even begun, but injuries are already making big headlines. It’s always unfortunate when an athlete gets injured, but it’s even more discouraging when it happens during practice. This year, a practice injury has taken down one the best wide receivers in the league.
ESPNis reporting that the Cincinnati Bengals star wide receiver AJ Green has torn ligaments in his left ankle. Green got injured at the first training camp practice the season at Dayton’s Welcome Stadium. The injury is likely to sideline him six to eight weeks, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Green, 30, only missed four games in his first five NFL seasons, but he has missed 13 games in the past three seasons, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Green is not expected to be ready for the regular-season opener September 8 at Seattle.
Last season, the Bengals finished last in the AFC North with a record 6-10. Green missed seven games during that 2018-2019 season with a right toe injury. That season was only the second time Green did not have at least 1,000 receiving yards in a season during his eight-season career. The Bengals have struggled to find playf success, and this injury is already a bad sign for the unlucky team.
If you own a cat, you know that you need to look out for your little ones every time you’re doing regular chores. If you need to take out the garbage, you’ve got to make sure your cats don’t follow you outside. When you’re running the washing machine, you should probably check to see if any your furry friends are chilling inside before letting the water run. Let this be a reminder that. Minnesota resident Stefani Carroll-Kirchf is lucky to still have one-year-old Felix around because she accidentally forgot to check if he was inside the washing machine before starting a cycle, letting Felix spin around in the water for thirty-five minutes. Somehow, the kitty used some his nine lives to survive the traumatic experience and is expected to make a full recovery.
As reported by CNN, Felix the Cat lived to meow about his experience inside the washing machine. He was on a scary ride through an express cycle with warm water and a cold rinse. Once Carroll-Kirchf spotted Felix’s paw blended in with her wet clothes, she freaked out and rushed him to the veterinarian’s fice.
Felix suffered vision loss and pneumonia as a result all the water in his lungs but he’s expected to make a full recovery. He has started eating again but he remains on oxygen. Rest up, Felix!
Nike reportedly has plans to release Derek Fisher’s Nike Air Max Uptempo PE that he donned during the 2002 season.
The Lakers inspired colorway boasts a white leather construction, complete with yellow overlays and purple detailing on the Nike swooshes and logos on the heel. The only difference from the Air Max Uptempo PE that Fisher wore and the pair hitting retailers is the lack his No. 2 on the tongue.
Nike has not yet announced a release date, but rumors suggest the kicks will be dropping in the coming weeks for the retail price $150.
Take a look at the ficial images below and stay tuned for release details.
Game Of Thrones actor Kit Harington, who played Jon Snow, has reportedly been under pressure over the past few weeks leading up to the series finale. Unfortunately, the conclusion Game Of Thrones “really hit him hard” which resulted in Harington checking himself into a luxury rehab.
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According to PageSix, Harington has been checked into luxury Connecticut health retreat Privé-Swiss for roughly a month for stress and alcohol. Karington’s going through psychological coaching, practicing mindful meditation and cognitive behavioral therapy to help him cope with the stress he’s felt in the lead up to the series finale.
An unnamed source said that “The end GoT really hit Kit hard.”
“He realized ‘this is it — this is the end’, it was something they had all worked so hard on for so many years. He had a moment , what next?” The source said, adding, “He’s in the clinic predominantly for stress and exhaustion and also alcohol.”
“His wife Rose is being extremely supportive. Everyone close to him really wanted him to get some rest. Right now, he just needs peace and quiet,” the source continued.
Harington’s previously opened up about the toll Game Of Thrones had on him.
“My darkest period was when the show seemed to become so much about Jon when he died and came back,” he explained. “I really didn’t like the focus the whole show coming onto Jon,” he told Variety.
Blake Griffin was in the midst being sued back in February after an alleged incident in June where his dog attacked a 64-year-old man who was eating at A Votre Sante in Los Angeles. Emmanuel Aframian claims that he was eating and minding his own business when all a sudden, the dog lunged at him in a vicious attack. During the time the lawsuit, Aframian said that he had endured “disabling and permanent” all while claiming that the dog had a past being violent towards people.
According to The Blast, Aframian filed a request to have his lawsuit against the Detroit Pistons star dismissed. It’s an interesting development considering Aframian appeared to be adamant about his charges in February. As right now, it’s unclear as to whether or not Griffin settled with Aframian out court. If they did, that is certainly the reason why this lawsuit would be dismissed so suddenly.
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Griffin has been keeping a low prile since being swept from the playfs against the Milwaukee Bucks. The Pistons big man was recently asked about future NBA draft pick Zion Williamson, where he explained how the Duke star could be one the best dunkers to ever play the game.
Complex reported on the story recently. A little girl was kicked out class in Tennessee during an exercise because she was telling other students to stop giving the Nazi salute. In a series numerous tweets, Keith Gamble, the girl’s father, shared the story and explained that his daughter shouted at the other kids “Stop it, put your hands down now!” The action led to the student’s removal from class and redirection to the principal’s fice.
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Accordingly, Gamble said fifth-grade pupils at the McFadden School Excellence in Murfreesboro were given an assignment herein which they were to told to give the fensive salute in a Hitler-related exercise. Following the given task, the students continued to give each other the Nazi salute in the hallways and at recess for weeks. As such, Gamble affirms that every time her daughter attempted to speak on the issue, she was told: “not to address it.”
Furthermore, the girl speaking on the issue only led to further tormenting by her peers and made her a personal target in the Nazi salute ordeal. The father admitted to being very proud his daughter and other students who spoke out. Though a spokesperson told BuzzFeed that Gamble’s daughter “was not disciplined or punished in any way for her concerns or actions.” Moreover, the school rep added that the institution condemns the actions the fending students. We are expecting more information on this in the future.
Vans is reportedly heading to the Hogwarts School Witchcraft and Wizardry for their next sneaker collaboration.
Vans teased the upcoming collection today, showcasing special edition sneakers designed for each the four Hogwarts Houses: Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff and Ravenclaw. Judging from the teaser image, it looks like there’s a Vans SK8-Hi for Gryffindor, a checkered Vans Authentic inspired by Ravenclaws colors, a Hufflepuff Vans Slip-On and a snakeskin Vans Era for Slytherin supporters.
In addition to the Hogwarts house-themed sneakers, Vans will reportedly release other sneakers inspired by key elements the Harry Potter series including a “Golden Snitch” colorway and a Slip-On resembling the Marauder’s Map.
Vans has not yet announced release details for the collection, but you can get a glimpse at what’s to come the early images provided below.
It looks like Tyler, The Creator‘s Golf le Fleur brand has even more Converse sneaker collabs in the works, this time featuring two different silhouettes.
s the upcoming Golf le Fleur x Converse collection first surfaced on instagram, revealing four different low-tops as well as a high-top pair – all which are rumored to release next month.
Two the low-top collabs feature smooth, white leather uppers with either green or red detailing on the midsole, while the other two appear to be constructed a st suede. The kicks will reportedly release alongside a purple high-top rendition on May 17 – and we wouldn’t be surprised if there are even more colorways in the stash.
Scroll through the IG post embedded below for some additional images, and stay tuned for ficial release details.
Supreme’s Spring/Summer 2019 collection rolls along this Thursday, April 18 with the release the highly anticipated Hot Wheels collab. Of course, the toy truck and car won’t be the only Supreme item up for grabs on Thursday morning, but it’s already shaping up to be one the most coveted releases their S/S 19 campaign.
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The Supreme x Hot Wheels Team Transport pack includes a red Supreme-branded scale model Fleet Flyer, which carries a 1992 BMW M3. The Beamer comes complete with custom license plates while the classic Hot Wheels logo is stamped on the packaging.
The Supreme x Hot Wheels collab, reportedly priced at $24, will be available online and at Supreme’s brick and mortar stores in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Los Angeles, London, and Paris this Thursday, April 18.
Moments after we reported that the getaway driver in Nipsey Hussle‘s murder case had reportedly admitted to transporting Eric Holder to and from the rapper’s store in Los Angeles, it is being said that Holder has ficially been captured. The LAPD have been searching high and low for the primary suspect in the slaying Nipsey Hussle and finally, it appears as though the man has been caught.
According to CBS Los Angeles, Holder was captured in Bellflower, California. Other than the fact that he’s been found, there isn’t much information at this time. We will continue to update you as information breaks.
As reported by ESPN, Russell Westbrook logged his 16th technical foul the season late within the first half in opposition to the Golden State Warriors on Saturday (March 16). If the infraction is not rescinded, it can result in an computerized one-game suspension. The technical got here after Westbrook drove to attain and felt like he was fouled, however there was a no-call. He argued with referee Tyler Ford, after which dedicated a purposeful retaliation foul out frustration on Klay Thompson. After fouling Klay he continued to argue the no-call with Ford, and was given a technical.
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When requested if he’s hopeful that the technical could be rescinded, Westbrook responded, “subsequent query.” Then he was requested if he was conscious he was at 15 technicals, to which Westbrook replied, “subsequent query.” Eventually, he was requested if he is disenchanted that he could be going through a one-game suspension, to which he mentioned, “subsequent query.” Westbrook has had two technicals rescinded this season.
“I perceive typically when these guys are moving into there and so they’re getting hit and so they’re getting fouled, it is arduous,” Oklahoma City Thunder coach Billy Donovan said. “And these guys make investments lots into the sport. Obviously, I need Russell enjoying and I need him on the market, however we’ll see what occurs and the way this all shakes out.”
R. Kelly‘s going through a ton authorized points today. He was just lately charged with 10 counts aggravated prison sexual abuse which may lock him up for a really very long time if he is convicted. However, he is additionally coping with a lawsuit in Mississippi from a sheriff who claims R. Kelly ruined his marriage as a result of having an affair with the sheriff’s spouse. The decide who was on the case has now recused herself after the sheriff accused her having prior information the affair.
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The Blast reports Circuit Judge Adrienne Wooten has granted Kenny Bryant’s movement to take away herself from the case after Bryant claimed Wooten was already savvy to Kelly’s alleged affair together with his spouse. Bryant claimed that he had beforehand requested Wooten for authorized recommendation earlier than hiring his lawyer. He stated he talked to Wooten who was nonetheless a lawyer on the time “to acquire recommendation on his marriage, the affair that his then-wife was having with R. Kelly, the doubtless divorce, and whether or not she would signify him in that divorce, and if he had a trigger motion in opposition to R. Kelly.”
Bryant added that he shared particulars about his ex-wife and the lawsuit with Wooten. Wooten changed the decide who was initially on the case in December after they retired throughout the pendency the case.
Bryant stated cheap individual would possibly query Wooten’s “impartiality on this matter” since that they had prior conversations.