A police mug shot taken in Lancaster County, S.C., is drawing attention across the country for what appears to be a blond woman with black eyes. The mug shot is of 24-year-old Morgan Joyce Varn, who faces charges of kidnapping, armed robbery and property damage in Lancaster County. She remained in the Lancaster County jail Friday without bond. It is the kind of case that typically doesn’t get attention beyond county lines, but the story was being picked up across the nation Friday due to Varn’s striking image: Full head of blond hair, pale forehead covered in tattoos, and the whites of her eyes appearing to be black and reflective like glass. Social media commenters quickly picked up on the photo,
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It’s a strange time in the sports media world after ESPN fired 100 employees on Wednesday. The massive staff chop spawned strong opinions about who did and did not deserve to remain at the network. Most of those predictably have come from your average Twitter troll - “You spilled Starbucks on yourself, Adam Schefter? Well at least you still have a job” - but some of have come from within the industry. Former Sports Illustrated writer Jeff Pearlman used Stephen A. Smith as the face of the problem with ESPN’s layoffs - and the industry as a whole. In an essay, which specifically noted it was not Smith’s “fault” that he is paid exponentially more than anyone who was fired this week, Pearlman decried
Antarctica’s Blood Falls were first discovered in 1911 - a cliff stained with blood-red water, pouring into the sea. It rapidly became known as Blood Falls - and experts assumed that algae in the water were behind the strange red colour. Researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks say that the ‘rusty’ water comes from a small saltwater lake trapped beneath a glacier, which may have been there for a million years.
President Trump arrives to speak at the National Rifle Association Leadership Conference in Atlanta. The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyers JS Samidare and JS Ashigara, along with the U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyers USS Wayne E. Meyer and USS Michael Murphy, the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain and the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson, transit the Philippine Sea. And Pope Francis meets with Ahmed al-Tayeb, the grand imam of al-Azhar, during an international peace conference at Cairo, Egypt. These are just a few of the photos of the day for April 28, 2017. See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo Tumblr .
12-year-old Elizabeth Gilreath is speaking out nearly one year after she was scalped on a carnival ride in Omaha, Nebraska. WOWT has more.