What a game, considering how mentally and physically tough the Cavaliers were in the regular season. They’ve played without center Brad Daugherty (back surgery) and swingman Gerald Wilkins (ruptured Achilles’ tendon). Backup point guard Terrell Brandon had leg surgery three weeks ago and also remains unavailable.
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission approves new markersThe Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission has approved 18 new historical markers in the state, covering a wide range of topics and figures, including African American Civil Rights leader Dr. Leon H. Sullivan; the Huber Coal Breaker, which used pioneering processing and waste disposal methods; the Repasz Band, one of the oldest continuously operating community bands in the nation; and noted soprano, Inez Mecusker, who toured with John Phillip Sousa.The 18 new markerswere selected from 54 applications.
Sudan’s military rulers are in talks with opposition leaders about what comes next. Protesters have been demonstrating in the streets for months now. They scored one victory when Sudan’s longtime strongman, Omar al Bashir, stepped down a couple weeks ago.
“I was turning on Microsoft Teams to have a video meeting with our team at People for the American Way. So we turn on the cameras and there I was as a potato. And, at first, we didn’t know what it was but then we noticed the soil and the grass. The mall complex is near Interstate 10 and on El Paso’s east side.Three businesses were on lockdown, including Hooters, Red Lobster and a Landry’s Seafood House.Three Walmart employees took refuge in Landry’s.”We never thought it would be so close to us this time,” Landry’s manager Oscar Collazo told CNN. “You see on the news all the time, but you don’t think it could happen here until it does.”Walmart tweeted a statement saying they are in shock after the shooting and are working with law enforcement.Several hundred volunteers for groups seeking tougher laws on guns marched on the White House and the Capitol late Saturday in a demonstration at least partly inspired by the shooting, according to the Associated Press.KWCH reports a couple formerly from Salina, Kansas was hurt in the shooting.Norma Coca said her daughter and son in law were at the Walmart in El Paso to raise money for their son’s baseball team. Memo Garcia and Jessica Coca Garcia were near the front doors when they were shot.Coca said her daughter Jessica was shot three times in the leg, but is in stable condition.