Who’s the Most Important Member of an NFL Franchise?
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Who’s the Most Important Member of an NFL Franchise?

Petrified Collection/Getty Images Super Bowl aside, it’s hard to think of an event on the American football calendar that gets more hype than the NFL draft. When the 32 teams gather from April 25 to 27 in Nashville, they will be looking to plug the holes in their rosters and add new strength to their…

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Interview: Iconic Documentary Photographer Martha Cooper
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Interview: Iconic Documentary Photographer Martha Cooper

Premiering at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, Sydney-based Selina Miles‘ documentary MARTHA: A Picture Story is a thoughtful, smart and tender portrait of a woman whose influence reaches across the world. Best known for the “graffiti bible” Subway Art and Hip Hop Files, documentary photographer Cooper captured now-iconic images from NYC during the birth of the…

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Struggling EV firm Faraday Future gets another financial lifeline with new $225M investment
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Struggling EV firm Faraday Future gets another financial lifeline with new $225M investment

Editor’s note: This post originally appeared on TechNode, an editorial partner of TechCrunch based in China. It may have lost its original founding team, but the wheels are still rolling for embattled electric vehicle (EV) maker Faraday Future. The company, famous for lavish promotions but little substance, has received yet another financial lifeline in the wake…

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Divorce Advice (And It Won’t Cost You a Thing)
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Divorce Advice (And It Won’t Cost You a Thing)

ImageCreditCreditSamantha SlinnDivorce can be costly, as most people know, with each side expected to spend, on average, $15,500, during the process, according to Nolo, a publisher of legal books and software. Many spouses spend a whole lot more.The bulk of these expenses are for lawyer fees, which are typically around $250 an hour, but can…

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Legal Hemp Is Being Planted at George Washington’s Historic Estate for the First Time in 200 Years
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Legal Hemp Is Being Planted at George Washington’s Historic Estate for the First Time in 200 Years

News and Trends / Hemp Nation History George Washington Hemp Nation industrial hemp Our nation’s first president was also the first and most famous advocate of hemp. Image credit: John Greim | Getty Images April 29, 2019 7 min read Brought to you by Marijuana Venture George Washington has been a hero of the cannabis…

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2019 N.F.L. Draft Preview: Kyler Murray’s Stature Adds Intrigue Right at the Start
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2019 N.F.L. Draft Preview: Kyler Murray’s Stature Adds Intrigue Right at the Start

2019 N.F.L. Draft PreviewThe Oklahoma quarterback leads a 2019 rookie class that is long on talent. Will the Arizona Cardinals take him?ImageOklahoma’s Kyler Murray is widely considered to be the best quarterback available in this year’s N.F.L. draft.CreditCreditJeffrey Mcwhorter/Associated Press[N.F.L. Draft Live 2019: Click here for pick-by-pick updates and analysis]On Feb. 28, the people invested…

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‘Anna Delvey,’ Fake Heiress: 7 Bizarre Highlights From Her Trial
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‘Anna Delvey,’ Fake Heiress: 7 Bizarre Highlights From Her Trial

Anna Sorokin, convicted of swindling New York’s elite out of more than $200,000, turned court proceedings in Manhattan into quite the spectacle. ImageA Manhattan jury found Anna Sorokin guilty of most of the charges against her, including second-degree grand larceny, theft of services and one count of first-degree attempted grand larceny.CreditCreditRichard Drew/Associated Press[What you need…

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Baltimore Archdiocese Names 23 Clergymen Accused of Sexual Abuse
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Baltimore Archdiocese Names 23 Clergymen Accused of Sexual Abuse

(BALTIMORE) — The Catholic archdiocese in Baltimore on Wednesday published the names of 23 dead priests and religious brothers who it says were credibly accused of child sex abuse after their deaths. The release of the names marks a revision to an archdiocese policy that once prohibited the naming of priests and brothers who were…

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FBI and IRS Search Baltimore Mayor’s Home and City Hall
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FBI and IRS Search Baltimore Mayor’s Home and City Hall

(BALTIMORE) — Federal agents raided the homes and City Hall offices of Baltimore’s embattled mayor on Thursday amid dramatically widening investigations to determine whether she used bulk sales of her obscure self-published children’s books to disguise kickbacks. The multiple searches pushed the latest political scandal for Maryland’s largest city to a crescendo after weeks of…

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Baltimore mayor ‘may have fled’ Maryland after FBI-IRS raid
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Baltimore mayor ‘may have fled’ Maryland after FBI-IRS raid

Where Is Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh? Baltimore mayor and noted children’s book author-grifter Catherine Pugh is reportedly on the lam. Baltimore, MD CBS affiliate WJZ reports Pugh was present when FBI and IRS raided multiple locations including a residence where she claimed to be staying while recovering from pneumonia. She was apparently well enough to…

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