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Kate Moss Expected to Testify in the Defamation Trial Between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard

Amber Heard’s legal team continued their defense on Monday in the ongoing defamation suit brought by her ex-husband, Johnny Depp. Depp sued Heard for $50 million in 2019, alleging that she defamed him by describing herself as a “public figure representing domestic abuse” in a Washington Post op-ed published in 2018. While Heard did not…

Florida Law Regulating Social Media Content Moderation Violates 1st Amendment, Appeals Court Says

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A Florida law intended to punish social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter is an unconstitutional violation of the First Amendment, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, dealing a major victory to companies who had been accused by GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis of discriminating against conservative thought. A three-judge panel of…

There’s Already a Monkeypox Vaccine. But Not Everyone May Need It

Case counts of monkeypox continue to grow worldwide, raising concerns about how people can protect themselves. So far, the World Health Organization reports that in 12 countries, 92 cases have been confirmed in this recent emergence of the virus, and 28 possible cases are still being investigated. What alarms public health officials about the recent…

Halsey Is the Latest Artist Complaining About the Music Industry’s Reliance on TikTok

The pop star Halsey lambasted the role of TikTok in modern pop music on Sunday, saying that their label wouldn’t let them release a new song without an accompanying campaign to make it go viral. “Everything is marketing. And they are doing this to every artist these days,” they wrote, ironically, in a TikTok video,…

The U.S. Failed Miserably on COVID-19. Canada Shows It Didn’t Have to Be That Way

646,970 lives. This is the number of Americans who would be alive today if the United States had the same per capita death rate from COVID-19 as our northern neighbor, Canada. Reflect for a moment on the sheer magnitude of the lives lost. 646,970 is more than the entire population of Detroit. And it is…

Police in Minnesota Arrest Woman After 6-Year-Old Son’s Body Found in Trunk

MOUND, Minn. — A 28-year-old woman has been arrested after police found her 6-year-old son’s body in the trunk of her bloodied car in a Minneapolis suburb, authorities and family members said. Orono police said the woman and a man were arrested on suspicion of murder after the boy’s body was found Friday following a…

In Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Deep-Red District, Democrats Eye a (Very Small) Opening

This article is part of The D.C. Brief, TIME’s politics newsletter. Sign up here to get stories like this sent to your inbox. HIRAM, Ga.—Andrea Baerwalde had something of a fashion crisis recently as she prepared to go to her local grocery store. The speech therapist was wearing a Stacey Abrams T-shirt, a piece of…

Taliban Enforcing Face-Cover Order for Female TV Anchors

ISLAMABAD — Afghanistan’s Taliban rulers on Sunday began enforcing an order requiring all female TV news anchors in the country to cover their faces while on-air. The move is part of a hard-line shift drawing condemnation from rights activists. After the order was announced Thursday, only a handful of news outlets complied. But on Sunday,…

Man Fatally Shot on New York Subway Train. The Suspect Is at Large

A man fatally shot another man in the chest on a moving New York subway train Sunday, police said. No one else was wounded. The shooting came shortly before noon on a Q train in Manhattan just before arrival at the Canal Street station, police said. The victim died at a hospital. Police were searching…

78,000 Pounds of Infant Formula Arrives in the U.S.

INDIANAPOLIS — Enough specialty infant formula for more than half a million baby bottles arrived Sunday in Indianapolis. The formula, weighing 78,000 pounds (35,380 kilograms), was being transported by military plane, White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre told reporters aboard Air Force One as President Joe Biden flew from South Korea to Japan. It is…

Youngest of 10 Buffalo Shooting Victims Laid to Rest

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Roberta Drury, a 32-year-old woman who was the youngest of the 10 Black people killed at a Buffalo supermarket, was remembered at her funeral Saturday for her love for family and friends, tenacity “and most of all, that smile that could light up a room.” “Robbie,” as she was called, grew up…

Nearly 8,000-Year-Old Skull Found in the Minnesota River

REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — A partial skull that was discovered last summer by two kayakers in Minnesota will be returned to Native American officials after investigations determined it was about 8,000 years old. The kayakers found the skull in the drought-depleted Minnesota River about 110 miles (180 kilometers) west of Minneapolis, Renville County Sheriff Scott…

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Meghan Markle’s Half-Sister Samantha Addresses Dad Thomas’ Possible Stroke

Privacy, please. Meghan Markle’s half-sister, Samantha Markle, wants their dad Thomas Markle to be left alone following his hospitalization. “Peace and rest is best,” Samantha, 57, exclusively tells Us Weekly about her father’s current condition. On Tuesday, May 24, Thomas, 77, was rushed to the hospital after a “possible stroke,” TMZ reported. Meghan’s estranged father…

Grab the Tissues! How ‘This Is Us’ Ended

Justin Hartley as Kevin, Chrissy Metz as Kate, and Sterling K. Brown as Randall. Ron Batzdorff/NBCJust like Mandy Moore promised, the This Is Us series finale is a “warm hug.” After six seasons, the fan-favorite show came to an end with one final episode, titled “Us,” on Tuesday, May 24. The This Is Us series…

Khloe Shares a Cryptic Quote About Love Following Tristan Drama

Khloe Kardashian with Tristan Thompson insetted. Shutterstock (2)Is there still something there? Khloé Kardashian posted a cryptic quote about love, seemingly addressing how she feels about her ex-boyfriend, Tristan Thompson. “You never stop loving. Once you love someone honestly, truly, you will never be unable to un-love them,” Kardashian, 37, shared via her Instagram Story…

One Chicago’s Most Heartbreaking Exits

If there’s one thing Dick Wolf isn’t afraid of, it’s killing off a beloved character. A fact that fans of the One Chicago universe — ie. Chicago Med, Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D. — know all too well. The franchise kicked off in 2012 with Chicago Fire; after its success, Chicago P.D. was launched in…