Entertainment Katey Sagal Is Hospitalized After Being Hit By a Car While Crossing the Street
UK's Johnson replaces foreign secretary in Cabinet shake-up
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson demoted his top diplomat and fired his education minister in a major government shakeup Wednesday, as he tried to move on from a series of political missteps and revive his promise to “level up” prosperity across the U.K. In the biggest move, Johnson demoted Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, who has faced criticism for delaying his return from a holiday in Greece as the Taliban took over Afghanistan last month. © Provided by Associated Press Britain's new Foreign Secretary Liz Truss leaves 10 Downing Street, in London, Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021.
On the mend.was while crossing the street in Los Angeles on Thursday, October 14.
The Sons of Anarchy alum, 67, was waiting at a crosswalk when a driver was making a left turn,reported, noting that the individual did not see the actress as they turned .
The driver then stopped to helpbefore she was taken to a local hospital .
A source tells Us Weekly that the actress is “going to be OK and should be back home” sometime Friday, October 15.
A's All-Star pitcher Chris Bassitt to start Thursday for first time since getting hit in head
Bassitt was part of a terrifying scene on Aug. 17 when a 100 mph comeback line drive drilled him in the head. The 32-year-old right-hander, who was leading the American League with 12 wins at the time, has been pushing to get back on the mound ever since despite having to be carted off the field and taken to the hospital to receive stitches and facial surgery."The doctors made a mistake in telling me that I'm going to be OK in a couple weeks,'' Bassitt told reporters back on Aug. 28. "Obviously, the front office and (Bob Melvin) and those guys are going to do everything to take care of me.
According to TMZ, police officers on the scene did not issue any citations or arrests though the incident is currently under investigation.
The California native notably. Since then, the former TV family has been vocal about their desire to reboot their series.
“I would consider it,” the 8 Simple Rules alum, 65,. “We always talk about it. All of us do!”
However, there is one major factor in their way: “Schedules never work out,” Sagal explained. “And what it would look like? Probably not too different than it looked like before. Just older. Just older people.”
Despite the long-running sitcom’s success, she has also shared her thoughts about its problematic undertones.
After two decades and billions spent, Afghan government collapses as Taliban takes Kabul
The Taliban, which for hours had been in the outskirts of Kabul, announced soon after they would move farther into a city gripped by panic.Embattled President Ashraf Ghani fled the country as the Taliban entered the capital city of Kabul, and American troops scrambled to evacuate thousands of U.S. diplomats and Afghans from the U.S. Embassy.
“It was a very misogynistic show,” Sagal. “It was when I really, clearly understood that my job as an actor was to interpret the material. It’s not necessarily my belief system. My belief system has nothing to do with being an actor. You know, I was hired to play a part … The women were portrayed completely exploited on that show. That was part of Al Bundy’s thing — he liked hot women, and they showed them all the time.”
She continued, “And so, people would ask me questions like, ‘Is this what you think? I mean, how can you be on a show like this?’ And I was really clear that I don’t believe in censorship, and I also believe that it’s my job as an actor to interpret the material — it’s not my belief. If you’re asking me, do I think women should be portrayed in a misogynistic way, in an exploited way, of course, I don’t think that. But playing Peg Bundy had nothing to do with what I thought. That was my job.”
'Amistad' binds Del Rio and Ciudad Acuña amid migrant crisis
DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — Amistad — Spanish for friendship — binds the sister cities of Del Rio, Texas, and Ciudad Acuña, Mexico. Each year, the border communities that sit across the Rio Grande from one another come together to celebrate that bond during the Fiesta de la Amistad. Leaders from both sides of the border meet at the festival and share abrazos, or hugs, to commemorate their common history and an agreement between the U.S. and Mexico to build the Amistad Dam and Reservoir in the 1960s. The relationship shows in many ways, with workers and families typically going back-and-forth between Acuña and Del Rio daily.
Since then, the Golden Globe nominee went on to star in the likes of, 8 Simple Rules, Sons of Anarchy, Futurama, , and Rebel.
“I know I’ve played some very hard women, but she’s hard for all of the right reasons. Her reasoning is to empower people to stand up and talk,” Sagal toldin April of her role on ABC’s one-season drama, Rebel. “She is incensed by the thought that somebody is getting screwed over and that nobody’s seeing it or nobody’s talking about it or nobody’s standing up and doing something. … So she really has that voice for people who don’t feel they have one.”
With reporting by Diana Cooper
'Married With Children' star Katey Sagal was hit by a car in Los Angeles and had to go to the hospital .
TMZ first reported the news that Sagal was hit in the crosswalk by a Tesla making a left turn on Thursday morning. The driver reportedly stopped to help Sagal, 67, who was taken to a local hospital for treatment.No arrests or citations were made, TMZ reported. A source confirmed to People that the actress - who has also starred in "Sons of Anarchy" and "The Connors" is "going to be fine" and that she is expected to be released from the hospital later Friday.