1. Magic Johnson’s son, Earvin Johnson III, stepped out with his boyfriend on L.A.’s sunset strip:
EJ attends NYU and is quite close with his father as Magic told TMZ, “Cookie and I love EJ and support him in every way. We’re very proud of him.” Magic Johnson has been public with his support for gay rights for several years. In November 2008, he lent his voice to the “No on Prop. 8” campaign and recorded a telephone call for California voters urging them to vote note on the ban on same-sex marriage.
- The U.S. will release Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard after 30 years. The move isn't tied to the Iran nuclear deal, American officials say.
- Officials released new footage proving Sandra Bland was "alive and well" when her mugshot was taken. The release aims to counter social media rumors that she was deceased in the photo.
- The NFL has upheld Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his alleged involvement with the deflation of footballs 🏈