Latest Donald Trump Walk Of Fame Star Vandal Calls Attack “Rightful & Just Act” – Update
UPDATED, 5:50 PM: The latest vandal to smash up Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star today said he shouldn’t be charged with anything for what he did.
“I don’t personally think there should be any charges brought against me because what I did I believe was a rightful and just act, and I think that the repercussions of it were only positive,” said Austin Clay on Wednesday after pleading not guilty to a felony count of vandalism in L.A. Superior Court.
Looking at a… Read
‘Inside The Manson Cult’ Trailer: Fox Sets Premiere Date For “Lost Tapes” Special
A two-hour documentary called Inside the Manson Cult: The Lost Tapes has been set for a Sept. 17 debut on Fox, the network announced, also releasing a teaser featuring audio of Manson.
The crime doc, produced by Naked Television and narrated by Liev Schreiber, will include new and archival interviews with former Manson cult members. Included will be an exclusive prison interview with Bobby Beausoleil, who is serving a life sentence for a murder he committed in association… Read
C-SPAN Says It Reported On-Air CNN Death Threat To FBI
C-SPAN said today that it reported a caller last week that threatened on-air to shoot CNN reporter Brian Stelter and anchor Don Lemon to the FBI, the latest crest in a wave of media-bashing led by President Donald Trump.
The call, made during Friday’s open-phones segment on the cable network’s Washington Journal program, featured a caller accusing Stelter and Lemon of calling all Trump supporters racist, and ended with the threat, "They started the war, I see them I'm… Read
Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter Has Sex Assault Charges Under Review By DA
A sexual assault allegation against Backtreet Boys singer Nick Carter by actress/singer Melissa Schuman is under review by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
The charges were presented July 31 by the Santa Monica Police Department and stem from an incident that dates to 2003. Schuman publicly revealed the incident in a November online post.
Carter, age 38, has denied the allegations. Schuman filed her police report in February, claiming the #MeToo movement… Read
State Bar Suspends Hollywood Attorney Benjamin Adams’ License To Practice Law
EXCLUSIVE: The California State Bar has suspended the license of entertainment attorney Benjamin Lawson Adams, a former director of business and legal affairs at The Weinstein Company, in the wake of his no-contest plea to one count of lewd or lascivious conduct with a 14-year-old boy. The suspension of his license to practice law in the state was effective Monday.
Adams was an attorney for MGM at the time of his arrest in May 2016 and later sued the studio, claiming he… Read
Hollywood Walk Of Fame – Fight Breaks Out Near Damaged Donald Trump Star
A brawl between supporters of President Donald Trump and anti-Trump opponents broke out on the Hollywood Walk of Fame last night near the president’s damaged star.
The Los Angeles police are looking for two men that are shown assaulting three Trump supporters. They are also accused of stealing a camera.
A man who identified himself as Tony Hoff said on NBC-TV News that he and his friends knew that going to the star and dressing in full MAGA gear would provoke people. But… Read
Julius Jones To Get New Hearing After ABC And JuVee Prods.’ ‘The Last Defense’ Shines Light On Racism In Death Row Case
Julius Jones was a 19 year-old star athlete who ran around with the wrong crowd and then was fingered for murdering an upper class white man Paul Howell in a carjacking gone wrong, but ABC’s new docu-series The Last Defense has over the past three weeks been re-examining the case, tearing holes in the prosecution’s case with one valid question after another including how racism played out in the case. Now, the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals is going to take another… Read
Donald Trump’s Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame Vandalized – Again; Man In Custody
It’s happened again. For the second time in less than two years, Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalized. (You can watch Deadline’s exclusive video of the first time the star was vandalized below). A 25-year-old man turned himself in and is currently in custody, A Los Angeles Police Department spokesperson told Deadline.
The man walked up to Trump's star off Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue about 3:30 AM Wednesday and proceeded to… Read
Police Bullet ID’d In Death Of Trader Joe’s Manager During Weekend Standoff – Update
2ND UPDATE: The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed Tuesday that a bullet from an officer’s gun killed Trader Joe’s assistant manager Melyda Corado during Saturday’s shootout with a murder suspect outside the Silver Lake store.
LAPD Chief Michel Moore said in a press conference today that Corado was hit as she exited the store’s front doors during the exchange of gunfire. She went back inside and collapsed behind a counter. She was eventually pulled out by employees… Read
Greek Theatre Concert Venue Evacuated – Police Believe “SWAT-ting” Is Cause
The Greek Theatre, a major concert venue in the Griffith Park area of Los Angeles, was evacuated Sunday night. Yousef Erakat, better known as fouseyTUBE, was performing when his show was moved outside to the venue’s parking lot.
A bomb threat forced about 1,500 people to leave the venue. A call to police indicated an explosive device was placed at the venue, but an investigation did not discover any such package.
The threat forced the cancellation of the show by… Read
Pussy Riot Disrupts World Cup With On-Field Protest
Russia’s Pussy Riot anarchists briefly disrupted the World Cup game between France and Croatia , sending four people dressed as police onto the field and stopping the game.
The group claimed responsibility via Twitter and said the protest was a message to free political prisoners. The group managed to evade the numerous stewards on the sidelines to get onto the pitch, where one made it to midfield and high-fived France forward Kylian Mbappe.
Another protester was detained… Read
Tyler Perry Warns Fans About Internet Scams Using His Name
Actor, comedian and director Tyler Perry has made a boatload of money during his career. But a series of online posts claiming the “Madea” franchise creator is giving some of his bounty away are not true.
Perry has long been plagued by the problem of scammers using false giveaways and promotions with his name and image, and has previously reached out online to warn fans about them.
As far back as 2014, he posted on Facebook that “People who do this are some of the lowest… Read