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South Carolina sophomore receiver Ger-Cari Caldwell is in the transfer portal, The State confirmed Tuesday. He starred at Northwestern High School in Rock Hill and signed with the Gamecocks as part of the 2020 recruiting class. He played in six games in 2020 and caught one pass. He played in one games in 2021 — the season-opening win over Eastern Illinois — and hasn’t seen the field since. ...

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The holiday card shows a familiar image — three people carrying gifts — but was created in a way of painting that might surprise some people. The image, fronting one of the Mouth & Foot Painting Artists’ 2021 holiday cards, was created by Chicago artist Mariam Paréby creating strokes with her teeth, something she learned to do after a bullet severed her ability to hold a paintbrush. She was a ...

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Nov. 30—OAK HARBOR, Ohio — A cybersecurity threat at the Davis-Besse nuclear plant is the topic of a regulatory conference that has been scheduled for Monday at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's regional headquarters southwest of Chicago. Energy Harbor executives were given the choice of providing the federal regulator with the information it wants in writing or in person at the ...

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Two television goliaths — Walt Disney Co. and Comcast Corp. — have reached a new multiyear distribution agreement that will keep Disney's television channels, including ESPN, available to Comcast's Xfinity TV cable customers. As part of the deal, Comcast agreed to begin distributing ESPN's Atlantic Coast Conference Network to its Xfinity subscribers. Announced Tuesday, the renewal provides ...

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CHICAGO — One of the lead Chicago police detectives assigned to investigate the alleged hate-crime attack on Jussie Smollett took the stand Tuesday morning in Smollett’s trial, walking jurors step by step through the investigation that turned Smollett from victim to suspect. Smollett, previously best known for his role on “Empire,” became a magnet for international controversy after he was ...

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A 63-year-old woman died Tuesday morning when her SUV crashed into a Norfolk Southern train traveling through Palmyra, borough police said. Police said the small SUV was found laying on its side around 8:15 a.m. at the North Railroad Street crossing. The 63-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The cause of the crash remains unclear Tuesday afternoon, but police said the preliminary ...

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Jane Campion’s latest film, the sweeping, uneasy psychological Western “Power of the Dog” hits Netflix Wednesday, an early holiday treat for cinephiles. “Power of the Dog” cements Campion’s status as one of our finest master filmmakers, though her body of work proves that designation was never in question. “Power of the Dog,” for which Campion won the Silver Lion prize at this year’s Venice ...

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Nov. 30—After national health officials urged all vaccinated U.S. adults to get a COVID-19 booster shot, you may be wondering where you can find one. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control said anyone over 18 years old who has been fully vaccinated should get a booster if six months have passed since the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine, or two months after the Johnson & Johnson ...

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Nov. 30—U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis announced his plans to run for Congress again Tuesday. The fourth-term Republican from Taylorville was first elected to represent the 13th Congressional District in 2012. He consistently won over Democratic challengers thanks to his bipartisan appeal and political savvy with downstate Illinois issues. During redistricting this year following the 2020 Census, ...

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Thick, black smoke was rippling through a Missouri apartment building, filling the hallways and keeping a neighbor from running inside to help, according to local media reports. But that didn’t stop the good Samaritan from finding another way to rescue a mother, her 3-year-old daughter and others stuck inside. “I just came out the building we started yelling and next thing you know, ...