NY Democrats walk back soft-on-crime stances as midterm votes loom

NY Democrats walk back soft-on-crime stances as midterm votes loom

With Republicans hammering the issue of public safety ahead of the November midterm elections, Democrats in two key New York House races are walking back their earlier support for criminal justice reform. An ABC News/Washington Post poll released over the weekend found that 52% of Americans trust Republicans to do a better job handling crime, … Read more

Teen eco-warrior Izzy Cook goes viral after admitting to Fiji trip

Teen eco-warrior Izzy Cook goes viral after admitting to Fiji trip

A teen eco-warrior is going viral for a live radio interview in which she ripped people flying to vacation hotspots like Fiji — before admitting she’d just got back from that exact trip with her family. Izzy Cook, 16, left NewstalkZB host Heather du Plessis-Allan laughing hysterically with her admission Friday while discussing the Greta … Read more

Biden mistakenly calls for deceased congresswoman

Biden mistakenly calls for deceased congresswoman

While praising legislators during the White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health on Wednesday, President Biden asked for Rep. Jackie Walorski, who died in a car crash in August. Later, during a White House briefing, press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said it was because the late congresswoman was “top of mind” for the president.

Dave Bautista To Star In Bouncer Action Thriller ‘The Cooler’ – Leak Herald

Dave Bautista To Star In Bouncer Action Thriller ‘The Cooler’ – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: FilmNation Entertainment’s newly formed production label, Infrared, has won a great package in a competitive bid snapping up Drew Pearce’s action thriller pitch, Cooler, in which the Dune and Guardians of the Galaxy actor Dave Bautista will star. Production is expected to start in summer 2023 and Pearce is directing off his script. Cooler … Read more

Russian activist beaten, raped by police for reciting anti-war poem: report

Russian activist beaten, raped by police for reciting anti-war poem: report

A Russian anti-war activist was beaten and raped with a dumbbell by police in Moscow after reciting poetry decrying President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, his lawyer said. Artyom Kamardin, 31, was arrested Monday along with his girlfriend, Alexandra Popova, during a raid on their apartment, independent Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta Europe reported. Speaking to … Read more

Al Pacino To Star In ‘Billy Knight’ Movie With Charlie Heaton And Diana Silvers – Leak Herald

Al Pacino To Star In ‘Billy Knight’ Movie With Charlie Heaton And Diana Silvers – Deadline

Al Pacino has been set to star in Billy Knight, an indie drama that will mark the feature film debut of writer-director Alec Griffen Roth. Stranger Things star Charlie Heaton and Diana Silvers (Space Force, Booksmart) will also topline the pic, which begins shooting this week in Los Angeles. Prominent Productions’ Autumn Bailey-Ford and Cameron … Read more