Gene Wilder, the iconic star of hit movie, ‘Willy Wonka,’ has passed away. He was 83.
Wilder also starred Mel Brooks comedy, Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein.
A cause of death has not yet been released. Continue reading
Darrell Ward, one of the stars of “Ice Road Truckers,” was killed in plane crash on Sunday. The accident happened near the Rock Creek exit on Interstate 90 in Montana.
Sheriffs identified one of the two victims as Ward, 52, from Deer Lodge, and the pilot, Mark Melotz, 56, of Arlee.
“It is with great sadness to report we have lost our Montana Legend at the young age of 52,” said a release posted Monday morning on Ward’s Facebook page. Continue reading
Police are on scene at LAX, Los Angeles International Airport, over reports of an active shooter in one of the terminals.
People were seen fleeing multiple terminals at the airport.
The airport shut down the upper and lower levels for arrivals and departures of the central terminal area as … Continue Reading Post
Americans for Limited Government received a response to its Freedom of Information Act request for “all records relating to legal and policy analysis . . . concerning antitrust issues for the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers” if the U.S. gives up oversight. The administration replied it had “conducted a thorough search for responsive records within its possession and control and found no records responsive to your request.”
When the Obama administration announced its plan to give up U.S. protection of the internet, it promised the United Nations would never take control. But because of the administration’s naiveté or arrogance, U.N. control is the likely result if the U.S. gives up internet stewardship as planned at midnight on Sept. 30. Continue reading
Mexican singer and icon Juan Gabriel, aka, Alberto Aguilera Valadez, has passed away. He was 66.
The superstar singer died Sunday morning in Santa Monica, California, from a heart attack, Univision reports.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Gabriel’s family and friends at this difficult time. Continue reading
Aldridge was shot dead while she walked with her newborn. She was pushing a baby stroller.
Tragedy has struck the family of NBA star, Dwyane Wade, after his 32-year-old cousin, Nykea Aldridge, was killed in the South Side area of Chicago. Friday afternoon Aldridge was caught in the crossfire of a shootout between at least three gunmen. Continue reading
Kansas cops are responding to reports of an active shooter at 7th Heaven music store located at 7621 Troost Avenue.
According to police, “shots fired” have been reported inside the business. No reports of injuries have yet been released.
From business website: For over 40 years, 7th Heaven has been Kansas City’s largest premier smoke shop, offering a vast array of tobacco smoking accessories from glass handpipes and waterpipes, to the newest cutting-edge vaporizers and oil rigs. Continue reading
Via NFL.com: Forty Niners quarterback Colin Kaepernick has willingly and knowingly immersed himself into controversy by refusing to stand for the playing of the cherished National Anthem in protest of what he deems are wrongdoings against African Americans and minorities in the United States.
“I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses Black people and people of color,” Kaepernick told NFL Media in an exclusive interview after the gameagainst Green Bay. Continue reading