A 3.5 magnitude earthquake was reported near Elgin, South Carolina. Charlotte Douglas Airport has canceled 68 flights and delayed 55 flights due to their pilot shortage. In Rock Hill, York Technical College was evacuated due to a bomb threat their and Blaze Pizza locations in Charlotte and Asheville will donate a portion of sales from select pizzas designated as “Hero Pies” to the Salute to Heroes Charlotte Foundation.
Philadelphia 76ers star James Harden declined his $47.3 million option and will become a free agent. NBA Champion Stephen Curry is hosting The ESPYS on July 20 th in Los Angeles, and Russell Westbrook picked up his $47 M option to remain with Los Angeles Lakers
R& B singer R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in prison for federal racketeering and sex trafficking charges , Rapper Drake sold his nine bathrooms and seven bedroom YOLO estate for $7.7 million to Super Bowl Champion QB Matthew Stafford. Hip Hop executive Irv Gotti signed a $300 million deal to sell 50 percent of his masters, he’ll also receive funding for future film and television projects.