Maroon 5 had been long rumored to be playing the feature slot on one of the most watched USA television shows of any year. Kaepernick made headlines when he kneeled during the National Anthem in protest of the racial inequality in the United States, and he hasn't played professionally since 2017.
Performing at the Super Bowl now amounts to an endorsement of the NFL's policies, and sources tell Variety that multiple artists of color - including Cardi B (who is featured on Maroon 5's recent hit "Girls Like You"), Outkast, Mary J. Blige, Usher and Nicki Minaj - were considered or approached to perform with Maroon 5.
Nationals Sign Brian Dozier to One-Year Deal
In recent years, Dozier has become one of the more productive second basemen in baseball as a member of the Minnesota Twins. The Washington Nationals are certainly hoping to see a rebound from Dozier from what was a down year for the 31-year-old.
A second source involved in the conversations also told ET that the NFL actually approached both Rihanna and Pink - who sang the National Anthem ahead of Super Bowl LII back in February - to perform at halftime early on, but because the negotiations took so long, both women chose to move on.
Travis Scott's decision to perform at the halftime show comes amid controversy. "I know being an artist that it's in my power to inspire. I am proud to support Dream Corps and the work they do that will hopefully inspire and promote change". It showed concert footage of the group and included scenes with rappers Travis Scott and Big Boi, who will appear as special guests during the high-profile performance.
Super Bowl LIII will take place on February 3rd at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA.
Catching these changes early, when they're still easily treatable, could help save the lives of many women, said study leader Dr. According to a press release, over the past four decades, the cervical cancer death rate has gone down by more than 50%.
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Sunday she will take the field for the New England Patriots-Los Angeles Chargers AFC Divisional Round game at Gillette Stadium. This will mark Tolbert's seventh postseason assignment and has received one in every year he has been eligible.
Some of the best seasons of his career came in Los Angeles, including two of his four all-star appearances in 2007 and 2008. Sopko, who played 14 games for the double-A Tulsa Drillers last season, had a 3-1 record with a 3.88 earned-run average.
Buyers can expect the Supra to cost a bit more than a traditional Toyota sedan, but we don't have numbers on the exact cost. The new concept is not the same as the GR Supra Racing concept that was showcased at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.
There is "no detailed record, even in classified files" of Trump's face-to-face meetings with Putin , the Post reported . Without hesitation, the president fired back, "I think it's the most insulting thing I've ever been asked".
Milwaukee bus drivers have multiple time in the past grabbed headlines for being alert drivers and helping the community. Ivic took the toddler back to her bus, where a passenger gave up her coat to keep the child warm.
Leading up the Thursday's game against the Miami Heat , Celtics point guard Terry Rozier had circled January 10 on his calendar. The Heat , who evened their record at 20-20, had six double-figure scorers, including Josh Richardson , who tallied 18.
Eight Republicans also broke rank to vote with the Democrats last week to restore funding to the Treasury Department and the IRS. The Post-ABC poll said a slight majority (54 percent) opposes construction of the wall, with 42 percent favoring it.
It appears Bethesda is looking into handing out automatic account bans that can take 6 to 24 hours to resolve. What's more interesting is that a box named "All Scrap" contains numerous unreleased items inside it.
After rising for several days, the S&P 500 has hit a level of technical resistance in not surpassing 2,600, said Scott. However, Brent remains on track for a second consecutive week of gains as it is up about 7 percent so far this week.
Mortal Kombat 11 cover art has been shown off
However, there is a new character that appeared in the reveal trailer beside a giant hourglass. Mortal Kombat 11 will be launching for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch on April 23, 2019.
1 dead, 14 treated following mass overdose at Chico home
Police officers in Chico County carry Naloxone , a medicine used to reverse overdoses, which they gave to the surviving victims. In addition to that, two Chico police officers were taken to the hospital after they said they started to feel sick.
Aphria CEO and company co-founder to step down
The stock plunged about 23 percent December 3 after two short-sellers deliberated on what they see as red flags at the company. Aphria's newly appointed chairman, Irwin Simon reiterated that and called Neufeld and Cacciavillani "consummate entrepreneurs".
Red Dead Online Battle Royale Mode Gun Rush is now live
Have you played Gun Rush yet? It seems that not even Red Dead Redemption is immune from one of gaming's most ubiquitous trends. Once the patch is installed on your chosen platform, you only need to load the game up for the changes to take effect.
VLC has three billion downloads
What you probably didn't know, is that VLC reached has been downloaded more than 3 billion times on the official website . The roadmap revealed that VLC Media Player is about to provide support for Airplay on mobile devices.
Betts, Red Sox settle at record $20M, avoid arbitration
It was the second-highest figure ever given to a player in year one of arbitration, behind only Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs. His record-setting deal will establish the new standard for players with four-plus years of Major League Baseball service time.