Barbara Palvin, a model … an 11-year old in Arizona refused to clean his room, so he shot his grandmother in the head, then killed himself … “Why do some people get CTE? It may be in their genes” … why should people who commit crimes like this be allowed to live? … Mexican cartels will stop at nothing to kill people – and that includes finding them in America … devastating story: “Newlywed couple killed in helicopter crash on their wedding night” … father of seven steps down from role as mayor to serve in Afghanistan, and he was killed by an “insider” attack …
Why has the public had three straight winning weeks in the NFL? Is this the week the underdogs start winning again? We explored this and more on a gambling podcast. [Coming Up Winners]
Jason Garrett needs a miracle to keep his job in Dallas beyond this season. Losing 28-14 at home to the Titans dropped the Cowboys to 3-5, and the uphill climb to the playoffs is massive. [Star Telegram]
A week late on this, but the Simpsons have officially retired the character Apu. This piece says “PC kills an Indian star.” [National Review]
For the soccer fans: Jose Mourinho, the manager of Manchester United, is in a lonely place right now. [ESPN]
Without Bruce Irvin, the Raiders defensive line features three rookies. They host the Chargers Sunday. [SF Gate]
Movie promo, or true story? Emma Stone says that wearing a corset for “The Favourite” made her organs shift. [Uproxx]
Evan Fournier, beat the buzzer, and the Cavs.
Student in LA calls his teacher the N-word repeatedly; teacher punches student, repeatedly.
Jamal Murray, who is only 22, went for a career-high 48 points in a win over Boston Monday.