Ice Cube slams claims he robbed ‘Friday’ co-stars

Ice Cube slams claims he robbed 'Friday' co-stars

Ice Cube says Chris Tucker’s absence from Friday sequels had nothing to do with money. (Photo: Everett Collection) Ice Cube hit back at claims on Wednesday he shortchanged his Friday co-stars, including Chris Tucker. The N.W.A. singer was accused of “robbing his own people” on Twitter after Friday actor Fazion Love said he turned down … Read more

California man driving to White House to kill leaders on ‘hit list’ arrested in Iowa, officials say

California man driving to White House to kill leaders on 'hit list' arrested in Iowa, officials say

A heavily armed California man was arrested in Iowa, after telling law enforcement he’ll “do whatever it takes” to kill government leaders on his “hit list,” including President Joe Biden and chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci, court papers revealed Wednesday. Kuachua Brillion Xiong, 25, has been held in Pottawattamie County Jail in Council Bluffs … Read more

Packers announce 10 different roster moves on Wednesday

Packers announce 10 different roster moves on Wednesday

The Green Bay Packers announced 10 roster moves on Wednesday, including the activation of cornerback Jaire Alexander from injured reserve. Coach Matt LaFleur confirmed the team would be making the move earlier on Wednesday but also made it clear that the Packers wouldn’t rush him back onto the field. It remains unclear when Alexander will … Read more

Epstein victims react to Ghislaine Maxwell verdict

Epstein victims react to Ghislaine Maxwell verdict

The sex-trafficking conviction Wednesday of Ghislaine Maxwell, pedophile financier Jeffrey Epstein’s “right hand” and associate, was long overdue, the pair’s victims said. “This is a great day for all of the Epstein and Maxwell survivors,” attorney David Boise, who represents about a dozen of the women. “This is a verdict that is a victory for … Read more

Four Ways to Keep Your Cat’s Brain Sharp

Four Ways to Keep Your Cat's Brain Sharp

The Daily Beast Ghislaine Maxwell Found Guilty For Aiding Epstein’s Teen Sex Ring Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyGhislaine Maxwell, the socialite accused of procuring girls for Jeffrey Epstein’s teen “massage” ring, was convicted on five of six charges related to child sex-trafficking on Wednesday.The Manhattan federal jury delivered the verdict after six days … Read more

Welbeck punishes Chelsea with last-gasp equaliser for Brighton

Welbeck punishes Chelsea with last-gasp equaliser for Brighton

Brighton’s Danny Welbeck scored a dramatic stoppage-time goal to deny Chelsea a vital Premier League win on Wednesday just as they were poised to move to within three points of Manchester City. Romelu Lukaku outmuscled Neil Maupay to head home a corner midway through the first half but former Manchester United and Arsenal forward Welbeck … Read more

US warships ordered to stay put in Mediterranean Sea: reports

US warships ordered to stay put in Mediterranean Sea: reports

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has ordered a group of US warships to keep their position in the Mediterranean Sea amid growing tensions between Ukraine and Russia, according to multiple reports.  A defense official told The Hill this week that Austin ordered the USS Harry Truman Carrier Strike Group to stay in the European Command area … Read more

Read Script For Sean Baker & Chris Bergoch’s “Suitcase Pimp” Tale – The Hamden Journal

Read Script For Sean Baker & Chris Bergoch’s “Suitcase Pimp” Tale – Deadline

Editors note: The Hamden Journal’s Read the Screenplay series debuts and celebrates the scripts of films that will be factors in this year’s movie awards race. Filmmaker Sean Baker (The Florida Project) had an unexpected inspiration for his latest film Red Rocket, which centers on fast-talking, washed-up porn star Mikey Saber (Simon Rex) who, having exhausted … Read more