After a month on the run, actor Columbus Short was arrested when he showed up for a hearing in a Van Nuys, California courtroom today.
Missouri Governor Jay Nixon is calling for the “vigorous prosecution” of Ferguson, MO. police officer Darren Wilson who shot and killed unarmed 18-year-old Mike Brown.
Yesterday, the militant group ISIS uploaded a grisly YouTube video showing the apparent beheading of American photojournalist James Wright Foley by a masked militant who spoke with a British accent.
A Kansas City, Mo. cop is facing an internal review after posting racist statements on Facebook about Mike Brown, the 18-year-old unarmed youth who was gunned down by a Ferguson, Mo. cop.
Officer Marc Catron posted the wrong photo of Brown which he captioned: “I’m sure young Michael Brown is innocent and just misunderstood. I’m sure he is a pillar of the Ferguson community.”
A popular Sudanese model who had been missing for 12 days was found safe in a New York hospital, according to published reports.
Ataui Deng-Hopkin, 22, reportedly checked herself into a hospital under a different name to avoid detection. Friends say she was embarrassed by her ongoing mental issues and did not want anyone to know she was seeking treatment.
Deng is the niece of supermodel Alek Wek.
No charges have been filed against seven 18- and 19-year-olds who unlawfully entered the Coral Gables residence of Miami Heat star Ray Allen on Thursday, Aug. 14.
Allen’s wife and children were asleep at 2:30 a.m. when the break-in occurred, the Miami Herald reports.