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Danny Masterson to get a retrial
On Wednesday, LA Superior Court Judge Charlaine F. Olmedo declared a mistrial in actor Danny Masterson's rape trial. A mistrial was declared as the judge found the jurors "hopelessly deadlocked."
 
Biden family spends Thanksgiving at Nantucket, MA
President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden went holiday shopping in Nantucket, MA where they spent Thanksgiving. They patronized smaller independently owned stores.
 
Chinese-Canadian pop musician Kris Wu sentenced to jail
Chinese-Canadian pop musician Kris Wu was sentenced to 13 years in jail after being found guilty of rape and other charges. Wu was born in China and partly raised in Canada.
 
Dolly Parton wins Bezos’ ‘Courage and Civility’ award
Jeff Bezos has named Dolly Parton as the winner of the Bezos Courage and Civility award. Amazon founder Bezos awarded the country music star and philanthropist $100 million as part of the award.
 
‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ rakes in $180M in US ticket sales
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever was released in theaters worldwide on September 11th. The Marvel sequel earned $180 million in ticket sales from more than 4,396 theaters in the United States and Canada.
 
Ye escorted out of Skechers office in LA
On Wednesday, Ye was escorted out of Sketchers' office in Los Angeles after he arrived "unannounced and without invitation." Ye, formerly known as Kanye West, has been facing backlash over antisemitic comments he made on social media.
 
Adidas drops partnership with rapper-entrepreneur Ye over antisemitic comments
On Tuesday, Adidas dropped its partnership with rapper-turned-entrepreneur Ye. The German multinational retailer's move comes following public outcry over antisemitic remarks made by Ye.
 
T20 World Cup: India beat Pakistan in Melbourne
On Sunday, India beat Pakistan in the Men's T20 World Cup. Virat Kohli ended the game 82, not out, leading India to victory at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
 
NY court dismisses sexual assault lawsuit against Kevin Spacey
On Thursday, actor Kevin Spacey was acquitted of the sexual assault case taken against him by actor Anthony Rapp. A New York Jury deliberated for over an hour before ruling that Rapp had not sufficiently proved his claim that Spacey had acted inappropriately.
 
2022 Ballon d’Or awards go to France’s Benzema and Spain’s Putellas
On Monday, Karim Benzema became the first Frenchman to win the men's Ballon d'Or since Zinedine Zidane almost 25 years ago. The Real Madrid striker, 34, claimed the most prestigious individual prize in football having scored 44 goals in 46 games for his club, including 15 in the Champions League.