FDA approves over-the-counter sales of overdose-reducing Narcan nasal spray

On Wednesday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the approval of over-the-counter sales for Narcan, an overdose-reversing nasal spray. The FDA green light marks the first naloxone product approved for use without a prescription (only the 4-milligram dose of Narcan has been approved; other formulations, including higher dosages and injectable versions of naloxone, will …

Pope Francis admitted to hospital with respiratory infection

The Vatican said Wednesday that Pope Francis has been admitted to a hospital in Rome after complaining of breathing difficulties in recent days, and have cancelled his meetings for the next two days. The Pope had appeared in relatively good form during his scheduled general audience Wednesday, though he noticeably grimaced while getting into and out …

Penn State signs Mike Rhoades to 7-year deal as new head coach

Penn State and Mike Rhoades have agreed on a seven-year deal worth over $3 million per year for him to become the next head coach of the Nittany Lions. Matt Fortuna tweeted that Rhoades will have an average salary of $3.7 million across his seven-year deal with Penn State. Rhoades will replace Micah Shrewsberry, who left to take …

Atlanta Falcons sign veteran defensive end Calais Campbell to one-year deal

The Atlanta Falcons signed veteran defensive end Calais Campbell in free agency to a one-year deal with the franchise. Campbell, a second-round pick in the 2008 NFL Draft, spent his first nine seasons with the Arizona Cardinals. The six-time Pro Bowl selection and former Defensive Player of the Year then spent three seasons with the Jacksonville …

Carly Pearce earns fourth No. 1 with “What He Didn’t Do”

Carly Pearce earned her fourth career No. 1 at country radio with her current single “What He Didn’t Do,” which appears on Carly’s 2021 project, ‘29: Written In Stone’.  Pearce took to social media to express her appreciation: “The hardest season of my life brought me the most beautiful redemption story. The most personal song I’ve …

CMT Music Awards reveal Top 6 ‘Video of the Year’ finalists

CMT has revealed the top six finalists vying for the night’s most-coveted “Video of Year” award at the 2023 CMT Music Awards. Fans have cast their votes over the past three weeks across all categories including “Video of the Year,” narrowing down to the top six finalists from the original list of 16 nominees. The …

Take a look at the trailer for Season 2, Part 2 of ‘Firefly Lane’

Netflix has shared a trailer for the final episodes of Season 2, Part 2 of ‘Firefly Lane.’ Firefly Lane is based on the Kristin Hannah novel of the same name, and the series follows best friends Tully Hart (Katherine Heigl) and Kate Mularkey (Sarah Chalke) throughout the decades. The Season 2, Part 2 trailer shows an estranged …

Jeremy Renner to open up about snowplow accident in Diane Sawyer interview

Jeremy Renner is speaking out publicly for the first time about the snowplow accident that almost took his life. The “Hawkeye” star was severely injured and left in critical condition on New Year’s Day when he was crushed by a 7-ton snowcat snowplow outside his Reno, Nevada home while trying to protect his nephew. He was left with …

Murder conviction of Adnan Syed reinstated by Maryland appeals court months after he was freed

A Maryland appeals court has reinstated the murder conviction against Adnan Syed, roughly six months after Baltimore prosecutors provided new evidence in the 1999 killing of Hae Min Lee, due to a lower court’s violation of the victim’s family right to attend the hearing to vacate the conviction. The 41-year-old Syed, whose conviction was made famous …

GOP House committee subpoenas Antony Blinken over Afghanistan withdrawal

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Michael McCaul subpoenaed Secretary of State Antony Blinken, to demand the official records on the department’s Dissent Channel warning against a speedy withdrawal from Afghanistan.  The Dissent Channel is a confidential channel operated by the State Department and used by foreign affairs officials and other government employees. Employees may use …