Felicity Huffman to be sentenced in college admissions scandal

“Determined Housewives” star Felicity Huffman is scheduled Friday to be the first guardian sentenced within the “Varsity Blues” college admissions dishonest scandal. Huffman pleaded guilty in Might well well also fair to mail fraud costs for taking fragment within the plan orchestrated by consultant Rick Singer. Huffman has admitted to paying $15,000 to possess her oldest daughter’s SAT examination answers corrected to artificially boost the rating. Her attorneys possess asked a resolve to condemn the actress to probation — now not penal advanced — and neighborhood service. Federal prosecutors are recommending she help a month in penal advanced, 12 months of supervised originate and pay an impressive of $20,000. 


Felicity Huffman will be one in every of the first folks sentenced within the college admissions scandal. Huffman agreed to plead guilty in a deal in April.

Chicago gang individuals to face trial in murder of 9-year-archaic

Jury preference is scheduled to begin Friday within the trial of two of three males charged with enticing within the November 2015 assault on 9-year-archaic Tyshawn Lee. Prosecutors divulge the fourth-grader became once killed in revenge by gang individuals to ship a message to his father, an alleged member of a rival gang. Dwright Boone-Doty and Corey Morgan are anticipated to poke on trial starting Tuesday. The two males allegedly lured Tyshawn from a park true into a detailed-by alley by promising to purchase him a snack, then shot him loads of occasions at close vary, prosecutors divulge. Reasonably about a from Chicago and past attended the boy’s funeral service.

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Or now not it’s Friday the Thirteenth. Also, there is a corpulent harvest micromoon

For the superstitious among us, beware: Or now not it’s Friday the Thirteenth, a day traditionally associated with coarse luck. If that weren’t sufficient, there also will be a corpulent moon, which true by historic past has been associated with uncommon or insane habits, in line with AccuWeather. Tonight’s moon is a “harvest moon” — the corpulent moon closest to the autumnal equinox, which this year is Sept. 23. There might be more: On Friday, the moon will reach “apogee,” the farthest point in its orbit around Earth, which is able to result in an unusually small corpulent moon or “micromoon.” So whereas you are dwelling tonight because of alarm of Friday the Thirteenth (which is known as “paraskevidekatriaphobia,” by the sort), you cannot now not as much as appear out your window and revel within the detect.


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Preorder begins for Apple’s iPhone eleven series

Apple’s newest lineup of iPhones, unveiled earlier this week, will be available for preorder starting Friday. Need to you uncared for the superior tech records, Apple will roll out three fresh devices: a lower-priced iPhone eleven, the iPhone eleven Legit and the iPhone eleven Legit Max. The iPhone eleven begins at $699, the iPhone eleven Legit at $999 and the Legit Max at $1,099. On-line and in-retailer availability is slated for Sept. 20. At Tuesday’s tournament, Apple also unveiled fresh versions of its iPad and Apple Conception. 

Tropical Storm Humberto might make within the Bahamas 

Tropical storm warnings were issued for loads of islands within the Bahamas because of a “doubtless tropical cyclone” that is fashioned nearby, the Nationwide Hurricane Heart acknowledged. Tropical storm winds of now not now not as much as 39 mph are anticipated within the northwest Bahamas by slack Friday, and the machine is anticipated to assassinate complete rain accumulations of 2 to 4 inches by Sunday over the Bahamas.  This entails Big Bahama Island and the Abacos, the islands most devastated by Hurricane Dorian. 

Bonus: San Francisco’s cable autos will be out of commission

September is the warmest month of the year in San Francisco, nonetheless there is some coarse records for company heading to the Metropolis by the Bay: Town’s iconic cable autos will be shut down starting Friday. The autos are build to undergo 10 days of repairs as segment of a three-year restoration venture. An estimated 7.5 million yearly passengers board the cable autos, which were registered as a Nationwide Historic Landmark in 1964. There might be more coarse records for travelers: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) has shut down one in every of its runways for a reconstruction that can prolong by Sept. 26. Smartly, now not now not as much as the Golden Gate Bridge is quiet originate.

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