It was a Thursday and the first day of shooting on Midnight Rider, a $5 million-budgeted independent feature based on Allman’s rock autobiography My Cross To Bear. Miller’s cast and crew trekked over an hour from their base of operations in Savannah to the Doctortown trestle in Wayne County, Georgia, a train bridge overlooking the Altamaha River that was previously best known as the site of the Battle of Altamaha Bridge—a historic Confederate victory during the Civil War. … [Read more...] about Inside the ‘Midnight Rider’ Manslaughter: Will Hollywood Learn From the Death of Sarah Jones?
Floyd, a black man, died Monday night after being arrested by police. Cellphone video of the incident showed a white officer pressing his knee into Floyd’s neck for several minutes, until he lost consciousness. Floyd was pronounced dead at a hospital shortly after. … [Read more...] about Woman Found Dead Inside Car In North Minneapolis Amid 2nd Night Of Looting, Fires
Virtually all of Sherry’s confessional interviews were excised, and sequences that had to involve Sherry were recut to favor camera angles that deemphasized her presence, or, when possible, didn’t feature her at all. In last week’s reunion episode, no one even said Sherry’s name, and her disqualification was only mentioned obliquely. (To get a sense of how deftly handled the reediting was, check out this clip put together by eagle-eyed “Drag Race” fans on Reddit, who placed the recut version of an early episode side-by-side with an original cut that managed to slip onto some streaming outlets that carry the show.) … [Read more...] about Inside the wondrous expansion of — and biggest threat to — ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ brand (EXCLUSIVE)
“I am incredibly grateful for the bravery shown by Lieutenant Friel and other Philadelphia Police officers who responded to this scene and put their lives on the line for our city. This active investigation is in a very preliminary stage, but what I can say at this time is that this was a volatile situation that could have had a much more catastrophic outcome. Lieutenant Friel’s injuries are extremely serious. My heart goes out to him and his family for their long road to healing ahead,” Krasner said. … [Read more...] about Off-Duty Police Lieutenant Shot Inside South Philadelphia CVS During Struggle With Suicidal Man, Authorities Say
“I think, quite frankly, he was trying to get into vehicles, get anything he could, and I think he forced his way inside the property, pushed the door open and was able to get inside,” Philadelphia Police Capt. Mark Burgmann said at the time. … [Read more...] about Police: 17-Year-Old Earl Davis Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Woman, Shooting Roommate Inside West Philadelphia Apartment