Statt-us Update 2/13/20 – Today’s Headlines & More

Here’s a quick way to get caught up on what’s going on in the world. Everyday B-105’s StattMan puts together a collection of news stories that might impact the average person in Cincinnati. In no particular order. Nothing political or to heavy, just good country fun.
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‘Goonies’ TV Show Coming to Fox, But It’s Not What You Think

Fox is bringing the 1985 classic to the small screen, albeit in a very unexpected way. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has ordered a pilot centered around the Goonies property, however, it centers on a substitute teacher who teams up with three students as they attempt to re-enact the original movie.

The story focuses on Stella Cooper, a woman harboring a secret who leaves New York and returns to her dilapidated hometown. When she starts working as a substitute, she’s inspired by three students who want to make a shot-for-shot remake of The Goonies.

‘Aladdin’ Sequel in the Works

98-Year-Old Girl Scout Continues Annual Cookie Sales

How to Make Your Valentine’s Day Bouquet Last Longer

Coronavirus Deaths Jumped

China’s Hubei province announced 242 new deaths from the novel coronavirus this morning, twice as many as on the yesterday. New infections there jumped by more than 14,800 in one day!

Baby Jonas Bro. On The Way

Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas are expecting their first child together. Sources say the couple is keeping things “hush hush,” but “friends and family are super excited for them.” The couple attended the Grammy Awards together in January, and were spotted in London days later with Turner wearing a baggy sweatshirt. Turner, 23, and Jonas, 30, tied the knot in a surprise Las Vegas ceremony in May 2019 after the Billboard Music Awards.