Happening Today: United Airlines, Nightclub Shooting, Kushner, Allergies, Michael Che, Cheryl

What to Know

  • United Airlines is facing backlash after two girls wearing leggings were denied entry onto a flight because of “improper attire”

  • New research suggests people with a single tree nut or peanut allergy may not need to avoid all nuts in their diet

  • Actress Samira Wiley and producer-writer Lauren Morelli from the Netflix show “Orange Is The New Black” have married

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Internet Erupts After United Airlines Boots Girls for Wearing Leggings

United Airlines is facing backlash from customers after two girls wearing leggings were denied entry onto a flight because a gate agent deemed their attire improper, NBC News reported. One passenger said she was waiting to board a plane to Mexico for vacation when she overheard a female gate agent deny entry to a young girl wearing gray leggings and saying “I don’t make the rules, I just enforce them.” The girl, who the passenger said was about 10 or 11 years old, had a dress in her backpack to put over the leggings and was eventually allowed onto the flight. Two other female passengers who did not have a change of clothes were also denied entry, she said. The airline defended the decision on Twitter.

Police Search for Suspects in Deadly Nightclub Shooting, Authorities Say

Cincinnati police searched for suspects in a nightclub shooting that left one man dead and 15 other people injured and sent club patrons diving to the ground to dodge bullets in what they described as a chaotic and terrifying scene. A gunfight broke out inside the crowded Cameo club after a dispute among several patrons escalated into a shootout, authorities said. Some 200 people were inside the club near the Ohio River east of downtown Cincinnati at the time. O’Bryan Spikes, 27, was killed and 15 other people were injured. At least five victims remained hospitalized. A University of Cincinnati Medical Center spokeswoman said two…

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