Rob Dreesen

540 Added | 8 Magazines | 118 Likes | 10 Following | 8 Followers | @RobDreesen | Keep up with Rob Dreesen on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Rob Dreesen”

Bodies ‘stacked’ during hours-long series of knife fights in South Carolina prison

Seven inmates were killed and 17 others injured in a series of fights at Lee Correctional Institution in South Carolina on Sunday night and Monday morning.<p>Prisoners armed with makeshift knives battled for nearly eight hours overnight, and prohibited cellphones reportedly added to the riot. In the …

Crime

24 Acts Of Vandalism That Are Actually Really Funny

Sharpie + bathroom wall = comedy. H/T r/MildlyVandalised.

American flag destroyed, replaced with 'ISIS flag' at Utah high school

An American flag at a high school in Southwest Utah was found destroyed and replaced with an ISIS flag Thursday, Fox 13 reported.<p>An unknown perpetrator had taken down the flag at Hurricane High School, which is in the Washington County School District, and replaced it with “what looked like a flag …

High School

Florida Teacher: 'I Looked Down at the Shooter'

Nikolas Cruz was living with Florida high school student in months leading up to shooting, attorney says

Nikolas Cruz, the suspected gunman in Wednesday’s shooting at a Florida high school that left at least 17 people dead, was living in a mobile home with a student for the last three months, his attorney said.<p>A portrait of the suspected gunman, a former student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School …

High School

Tom Brady Did It Again

It was going to take a pretty incredible performance to overshadow what Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson did at Gillette Stadium on Sunday. …

NFL

Tom Brady throws a believably unbelievable TD pass for last-minute win over Texans

What a beauty.<p>Tom Brady and the Patriots got one heck of a fight from the Houston Texans and Deshaun Watson on Sunday. As we’ve seen so many times in the past, Brady came out on top.<p>Down 33-28, Brady led the Patriots on a 2-minute drill to put his team at 2-1 on the season. The game-winning …

NFL

Planned Parenthood's Pre-K Gender Guide Will Make Your Head Explode

The nation’s largest abortion provider just released guidelines for parents instructing them how to talk to their preschool-aged children about …

Planned Parenthood

How 20-year-old Rafael Devers became Boston's biggest deadline addition

BOSTON -- Ten days ago, at a time when runs were in shorter supply than water in a desert, the Red Sox called up Rafael Devers from Triple-A, where …

Baseball

Senator jokes that President Trump should nominate Tom Brady for ambassadorship

“I think you and I agree the country would be well served if a certain Thomas Brady of Massachusetts were nominated ambassador to Brazil,” Rubio …

Tom Brady

Photos and reactions to David Ortiz's number retirement at Fenway Park

David Ortiz's number was added to the pantheon of Boston Red Sox greats on Friday. And from start to finish, it was a memorable night at Fenway …

Baseball

What's next for Celtics after dealing top pick?

Markelle Fultz arrived on the campus of DeMatha Catholic High School in Hyattsville, Maryland, on Friday morning to find Red Auerbach’s prized silver …

Basketball
MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Deadly Fire Consumes London High Rise: Pictures

Pats' Super Bowl rings have 283 diamonds 'to tell story of the game'

The New England Patriots' Super Bowl LI rings each contain 283 diamonds, an apparent nod to the team's comeback from a 28-3 deficit against the …

NFL

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly: 9 Things You Need To Know About Trump’s Budget Proposal

President Trump’s budget proposal has now been released, and it’s a mixed bag: some useful and necessary spending cuts; some useful and necessary …

Everything You Need To Know About The Manchester Bomber ... And His Terror Cell

Against the backdrop of vigils mourning the deaths of children as young as eight, British police are hunting down anyone who may be connected to …

Terrorism

Manchester attack: UK terror threat level raised to 'critical,' another attack may be imminent

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Tuesday that the country’s terror threat level has been raised to its highest level based on evidence gathered during the investigation of the deadly attack at a Manchester Ariana Grande concert, signifying that another attack may be imminent.<p>"The threat …

Extremism

Ariana Grande concert blast: 'Everybody was screaming,' witness says

The deadly explosion that rang out during an Ariana Grande concert Monday night in the northern United Kingdom triggered a “chaotic” scene, witnesses said in the immediate aftermath, with one adding: “It was a huge explosion -- you could feel it in your chest.”<p>Police said several people died. …

United Kingdom

This Giant Lion Sculpture Is Carved From A Single Redwood Tree

Carving wood into smooth, organic shapes is an amazing skill in its own right, but sculptors who turn raw wood into fantastic looking figures while …

Celtics' Danny Ainge: Getting top pick 'very fun' as patience pays off

WALTHAM, Mass. -- After the Boston Celtics earned a trip to the Eastern Conference finals and the No. 1 pick in the 2017 draft less than 24 hours …

Basketball

Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

Game Leaders<p>Points<p>38PTS12/22FG9/10FT<p>29PTS9/21FG8/9FT<p>Rebounds<p>10REB9DREB1OREB<p>6REB5DREB1OREB<p>Assists<p>11AST3TO44MIN<p>12AST2TO40MIN<p>Game Information<p>Coverage: …

Basketball

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee: I don't think death was a suicide

BOSTON -- The fiancée of former NFL player Aaron Hernandez said in an interview that she didn't initially believe he had died in his prison cell and …

Crime

Hilarious Patriots sign turns into ESPN hate-fest

Small victories.<p>A Twitter user denied ESPN the rights to use a Patriots-inspired photo from the Boston Marathon because he’s still salty over the …

Marathons

Aaron Hernandez Dies at 27 After Suicide in Prison

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez died at the age of 27 Wednesday morning after killing himself in his prison cell.<p>The Massachusetts Department of Corrections released a statement on Hernandez's death, per ESPN's Michele Steele:<p>Link to Media<p>A Massachusetts prisons spokesman …

Crime

Aaron Hernandez’s death officially ruled suicide by medical examiner

An autopsy conducted Thursday by Massachusetts’s chief medical examiner concluded that Aaron Hernandez’s death was suicide by asphyxiation, the …

Aaron Hernandez

Aaron Hernandez found not guilty in double murder trial

After six days of jury deliberations, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found not guilty in a double murder trial of two men, …

Aaron Hernandez

Jury acquits ex-Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez in double-murder trial

BOSTON -- Ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez, who is already serving a life sentence for a 2013 murder, was acquitted Friday in a 2012 double slaying …

Crime

Syria gas attack: Russia deflects at UN Security Council

As the U.S. and other Western nations sharply denounced the Assad and Putin regimes for the deadly gas attack in Syria, Russia on Wednesday tried to deflect blame by pointing to Syrian rebels.<p>"It's necessary to demand that the rebels offer full access to study the area and collect necessary …

Middle East

Amazing and Surreal Pictures Taken by a Drone

Photographer Aydın Büyüktaş traveled the Western states of Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada and California. He then used two drones to take …

Photography