TikTok video from Blogilates' Cassey Ho depicting 'perfect' body types of different eras goes viral
Blogilates' Cassey Ho had her own body edited to match the beauty standards for women throughout history in a video that has gone viral since being uploaded on Tuesday. Using a series of edited visual representations of herself, the CEO and head designer of the fitness brand Popflex and Blogilates covers the purportedly ideal body types of different time periods, including the 2020s, 2010s, 2000s, 1990s, 1950s and from 1400 through the 1700s.news.yahoo.com
Plight of Chinese mother of eight chained outside in winter causes public outrage despite official explanations
Across Chinese social media, people are wondering whether the woman in Jiangsu province was a victim of human trafficking and forced to be a mother as the proportion of women drops in society.washingtonpost.com
Bride who uses wheelchair walks down aisle
Chelsie Hill, who has used a wheelchair for 11 years, told her fiancé she would go down the aisle in a wheelchair – but for six months before the wedding, she was secretly practicing for something else. On the big day, Hill was determined to walk down the aisle.news.yahoo.com
Two men in India go viral for casually eating while an unplanned fire blazes in the background
Two men went viral in India for remaining calm and enjoying their food at a Bhiwandi wedding while a fire broke out behind them. The dilemma: The Indian Fire Service shared a now-viral Facebook video of two wedding guests caught between worrying about the approaching fire or continuing to enjoy the wedding feast. In the video, the men can be seen glancing back at the raging fire while choosing to remain in their seats to pick at their food and eat.news.yahoo.com
A Marine officer posted a video calling out senior leaders in Afghanistan. He was relieved of command.
Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller said, “People are upset because their senior leaders let them down and none of them are raising their hands and accepting accountability or saying: We messed this up.”washingtonpost.com
Kangana Ranaut Shares Video Showing Her Transformation Through The Years In Bollywood
NEW DELHI — Bollywood star Kangana Ranaut, on June 27, shared a fan-made video and reflected on her journey in the Hindi film industry. Ranaut took to her Instagram handle and shared a video compilation of her from different years, leading up to her most recent appearance at the “Thalaivi” trailer launch. “My sister sent me this fan-made video that made me smile,” said Ranaut. “This is what growing up in the film industry looks like. Ranaut clarified that her upcoming project is a political drama that would help the audience understand the socio-political landscape of India.thewestsidegazette.com
Mayor Lori Lightfoot, aldermen look for answers after release of video showing Anthony Alvarez’s fatal shooting by a Chicago police officer
Yet another video showing a Chicago police officer fatally shooting a man during a foot chase has prompted Mayor Lori Lightfoot and aldermen to try to look for answers on how to stop it from happening again.chicagotribune.com
Black Lives Matter activist from Zion charged with felony for alleged actions during protests in Kenosha over police shooting of Jacob Blake
Someone told a detective that McLemore posted images of himself on Facebook that showed him kicking the front door of the Public Safety Building and bragging that he was trying to break the fingers of an officer who was pulling the door shut, the complaint said. A detective found the images on McLemore’s Facebook page that were posted on Aug. 25.chicagotribune.com
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star offers reward for Trump-carved manatee
A video showing the gentle sea cow emerged with the word “TRUMP” scraped in algae on its back went viral after it was spotted in the Homosassa River in Citrus County. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are looking for any information regarding the animal’s harassment.sun-sentinel.com
President Donald Trump’s video to the ‘very special’ during siege removed by Twitter
President Donald Trump recorded a message and posted a video on his Twitter feed asking his supporters to go home, but also saying that he won the election in a landslide. We had the video posted, but around 6:30 p.m. Twitter had taken it down. Twitter for the first time has now reportedly locked Trump’s account, demanding he remove tweets excusing violence, or else it has threatened “permanent suspension.’”Here is what President Trump said in the Wednesday afternoon video, which was flagged by Twitter for false claims, and then removed from the site. The statement came as authorities struggled to take control of a chaotic situation at the Capitol that led to the evacuation of lawmakers. This tweet was removed by Twitter on Wednesday after protesters stormed the Capitol.
Newly released video purportedly shows kidnapped Nigerian schoolboys
Newly released video purportedly shows kidnapped Nigerian schoolboys Newly released video footage purportedly shows some of the over 300 schoolboys who were kidnapped in Nigeria last week. CBS News believes the video to be genuine but cannot independently confirm its authenticity. The terror group Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for the mass kidnapping. BBC News' Mayeni Jones reports on the reaction in Nigeria's northwestern Katsina State.cbsnews.com
Joliet police sergeant is charged with misconduct for allegedly illegally accessing video of drug arrest
The in-squad video that Escueda allegedly accessed shows Lurry chewing on something as he is being transported to the police station. The video also depicts an officer slapping Lurry, who at the time appears to be passed out, on the face, and another officer using a collapsible baton to retrieve drugs from Lurry’s mouth. It also shows an officer holding Lurry’s nostils.chicagotribune.com
Therapy dogs greet students on 2-year anniversary of Parkland school shooting
Therapy dogs greet students on 2-year anniversary of Parkland school shootingPublished: February 14, 2020, 9:13 amAs students return to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School two years to the day after 17 people were killed in a mass shooting, they are greeted by some therapy dogs.
2 videos to play central role in Nikolas Cruz's battery trial
2 videos to play central role in Nikolas Cruz's battery trialPublished: January 31, 2020, 7:08 pmTwo videos will play a central role in the pending battery trial of Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz, who is charged in a jailhouse attack on a deputy.
Heat honors Kobe, plays video on front of AAA
Heat honors Kobe, plays video on front of AAAPublished: January 27, 2020, 2:49 pmA day after the shocking death of NBA star Kobe Bryant and 8 others, the Miami Heat are honoring the future Hall of Famer by playing a video on the front of the American Airlines Arena.
Florida man wearing hover skates caught stealing from Walmart
Florida man wearing hover skates caught stealing from WalmartPublished: January 17, 2020, 1:18 pmA Florida man went all high-tech on his latest crime spree, using “hover shoes” to skate through Walmart before leaving with hundreds of dollars in merchandise.
Local 10's Calvin Hughes interviews Haitian President Jovenel Moïse
Local 10's Calvin Hughes interviews Haitian President Jovenel MoïsePublished: January 13, 2020, 4:35 pm10 years after the devastating earthquake that rocked Haiti, Local 10's Calvin Hughes sits down exclusively with President Jovenel Moïse to discuss Haiti's past and future
Puerto Ricans stay away from buildings for fear of earthquake aftershocks’ destruction
Puerto Ricans stay away from buildings for fear of earthquake aftershocks’ destructionPublished: January 9, 2020, 9:55 amPuerto Rico continues to experience strong aftershocks following a 6.4 magnitude earthquake on Tuesday. It was the strongest to hit the island in a century and forced hundreds like Juan Pizarro and his family out of their homes.
Florida 2020 Python Bowl to offer prizes for eradicating invasive snakes
Florida 2020 Python Bowl to offer prizes for eradicating invasive snakesPublished: January 3, 2020, 6:02 pmForget the Super Bowl, a different kind of slithering competition is set to bring big prizes to the Sunshine State with the Florida Python Challenge.