CNA National News
Howard Cheerleaders Kneel During National Anthem
The nation has been dealing with various athletes kneeling during the national anthem in protest against racism and police brutality. Even the Howard University cheerleaders have joined the protest by kneeling during the anthem at the football game Saturday afternoon. Zachary Johnson, executive president of Howard’s school of communications, posted a photo of them kneeling to Twitter, and it soon went viral.
Doctor Accused of Abusing Gymnasts
Dr. Larry Nassar was accused and fired from Michigan State University on the allegations of sexual misconduct with the gymnasts he worked with. In 2014 there was an allegation against him, but it resulted in no charges. However, in more recent weeks, two more gymnasts, including an Olympic medalist, have come to light about him molesting them in the past.
The strong celebrity couple dating all the way back to 2004 have called it quits. September 15, Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from Brad Pitt after being married for two years and one month. Jolie cited irreconcilable differences as the reason and she wants custody of all six children. Both of the stars have commented on how, at this point, they just want what is best for the kids.