Virginia Gun Rights Activists File $12 million Defamation Lawsuit Over an Edit

September 14, 2016

The segment in “Under the Gun” shows nearly 10 seconds of silence after Couric asks members of the Virginia Citizens Defense League how felons or terrorists could be prevented from purchasing a gun without background checks. Activists can be heard on audio of the exchange responding to Couric’s question almost immediately. Couric was executive producer of the film. She said in a message on the film’s website in May that…

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Ryan Lochte Feels Hurt After Two Men Arrested for Rushing His Performance

September 13, 2016

Ryan Lochte feels hurt after two men were arrested for rushing the stage following his performance on “Dancing with the Stars.” The two men, wearing anti-Lochte T-shirts, were arrested on suspicion of criminal trespassing, Los Angeles police spokesman Officer Mike Lopez said. They had rushed the stage while Lochte was getting his scores from judge Carrie Ann Inaba for his debut performance during Monday night’s live installment of the celebrity…

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Investigation : One Person Dead in a House Fire in Lander

September 9, 2016

Authorities are investigating that one person dead in a house fire in Lander . The identity of the person who died in Wednesday’s fire has not yet been released. Fire crews had responded around 5:30 a.m. to a report of smoke coming from the residence. Chief of Lander’s volunteer fire department, Eric Siwik, says they found the victim dead inside the home before extinguishing the flames, which were contained to…

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London Police Arrested More Than 100 People Amid Sporadic Violence at the Annual Notting Hill Carnival

August 29, 2016

The annual Notting Hill Carnival is British capital’s annual celebration of Caribbean culture, and often includes trouble on the sidelines, but this Sunday, more than 100 people amid sporadic violence was arrested by London police. The Metropolitan Police reported at least four knife attacks during the opening day of the two-day festival in west London. It said four males aged 15 to 20 were wounded, with one 15-year-old boy hospitalized in critical…

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Judge said no hurry in determining Prince claims

July 6, 2016

Prince died in late April of an accidental drug overdose, with no known will or children. A sister and five half-siblings are in line to inherit, with several others claiming a tie to the performer. CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge overseeing the legal proceedings surrounding Prince’s estate said Monday there will be no quick decisions on who should be allowed to inherit from the late megastar. While attorneys…

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Suge Knight sues Chris Brown over club shooting – APNewsBreak

July 6, 2016

The lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court accuses Brown and the nightclub 1 Oak of failing to have adequate security and allowing at least one armed person into the venue during the party. LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former rap music mogul Marion “Suge” Knight sued Chris Brown and the owners of a popular nightclub on Monday after he was shot seven times at a 2014 party hosted by the…

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‘Law & Order’ director obtains probation on child porn charges

July 2, 2016

Jace Alexander was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to promoting a sexual performance by a child and possessing an obscene performance by a child. He had faced up to seven years in prison. WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A television director with credits on “Law & Order” and other shows has been sentenced in New York to 10 years’ probation on child pornography charges. The 52-year-old must also register as…

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Indictment charged 3 men with bilking movie investors

July 2, 2016

U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara in Manhattan said in a release announcing charges against James David Williams, Steven Brown and Gerald Seppala that the defendants used “lies about making feature-length films and documentaries” to entice investors. An indictment did not identify the films. NEW YORK (AP) — Three men were arrested Tuesday on charges that they cheated investors who thought they were contributing over $12 million to produce major films, only…

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New suit against automaker mentions Anton Yelchin’s death

July 2, 2016

The suit was filed Thursday in California federal court on behalf of four people who own cars that are among the 1.1 million FCA vehicles recalled worldwide amid complaints from drivers. Some have said they can’t tell if the transmission is in park after stopping. RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A new lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler prominently mentions “Star Trek” actor Anton Yelchin, who was killed last weekend by an SUV…

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Actually US rapper fined for indecent language charges in St. Kitts

June 28, 2016

A police statement said 50 Cent, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, and a member of his entourage named Bajar Walter were arrested and charged after a Saturday night performance. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis (AP) — U.S. rapper 50 Cent and a member of his entourage were detained in St. Kitts and Nevis for using “indecent language” during a performance at a music festival, local police said Sunday. The…

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