Brooke Shields examines her life, fame in doc ‘Fairly Child’
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Brooke Shields reveals that she was the sufferer of a sexual assault in a brand new documentary about her life that premiered Friday afternoon on the Sundance Movie Pageant. She doesn’t title the person who she stated raped her, however she described the circumstances across the incident. It is only one of many revelations in “Fairly Child,” a nuanced take a look at Shields’ life up till now together with her rise to fame, her difficult relationship together with her mom Teri Shields, who was an alcoholic, and the way the media commodified her sexualization at a younger age whereas shaming her on the similar time. The movie might be on Hulu later this yr.
Son of man who died after police tasing seeks $50M from LA
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Legal professionals for the 5-year-old son of a person who died after repeatedly being shocked by police with a stun gun have filed a $50 million declare for damages in opposition to the town of Los Angeles. Legal professionals for Keenan Anderson’s son stated Friday that they plan to sue Los Angeles police for civil rights violations after Anderson died following a site visitors cease earlier this month. Anderson was a highschool English trainer in Washington, D.C. and cousin of Patrisse Cullors, co-founder of Black Lives Matter. Police say he was concerned in a hit-and-run site visitors collision in Venice, ran from officers and resisted arrest.
Detroit decide dismisses lawsuit over management of van Gogh artwork
DETROIT (AP) — A decide has dismissed a lawsuit over management of an 1888 portray by Vincent van Gogh. He says federal legislation bars him from stepping right into a dispute between a Brazilian collector and a Detroit museum. Choose George Caram Steeh says the portray, titled “The Novel Reader,” is protected against seizure, and the Detroit Institute of Arts can’t be ordered to provide it up. The portray has been a part of a monthslong van Gogh exhibition that ends Sunday. Dozens of work by the Dutch grasp are on mortgage to the museum. Brazilian collector Gustavo Soter filed a lawsuit, declaring that he purchased the artwork in 2017 however hadn’t been in a position to find it after giving it to a 3rd social gathering. The museum will solely say that the portray got here from Brazil.
First Native American girl in area steps out on spacewalk
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The primary Native American girl in area has ventured out on her first spacewalk. NASA astronaut Nicole Mann was joined Friday by Japan’s Koichi Wakata, one other first-time spacewalker. Their job was to put in help struts and brackets for brand spanking new photo voltaic panels launching this summer time. The 2 rocketed into orbit final yr with SpaceX. Mann is a member of the Wailacki of the Spherical Valley Indian Tribes in Northern California. She’s additionally a Marine colonel and take a look at pilot. Wakata is Japan’s spaceflight chief with 5 missions.
Lawsuit claims girl’s dying stemmed from Disneyland fall
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A lawsuit claims Disneyland staff snickered at a disabled girl struggling to get off a Jungle Cruise boat earlier than she fell and broke a leg, resulting in her dying months later. The Southern California Information Group studies that the lawsuit was filed by the household of Joanne Aguilar in opposition to the Walt Disney Firm, its theme park division and Disneyland. Disney denies the allegations and is searching for a jury trial. In keeping with the lawsuit, the incident occurred in August 2021. Aguilar underwent surgical procedure at an area hospital after which spent 5 months at a rehabilitation middle. Whereas there she obtained an an infection, went into septic shock and died in January 2022.
Officer who hit girl in McDonald’s dispute positioned on depart
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police officer who struck a Black girl as she was taken into custody at a McDonald’s has been positioned on paid administrative depart whereas authorities examine. Officers say the confrontation, which a bystander captured on video, occurred shortly after 4 p.m. Monday at a McDonald’s in Butler Township, Ohio. It started after Laticka Hancock purchased a Large Mac and returned to the restaurant as a result of it did not have the additional cheese she paid for. Police Sgt. Todd Stanley responded to the dispute that adopted. He’s now on depart pending an investigation into how Hancock’s arrest unfolded. Hancock stated that she felt like she might have misplaced her life over a sandwich.
Police: Heroic actions saved shooter from doing extra hurt
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Police in Indiana say that heroic actions by a Walmart worker and legislation enforcement officers saved a gunman who shot and injured one feminine worker from doing extra hurt. The girl was the one individual injured late Thursday when 25-year-old Ronald Ray Mosley II walked into the shop’s workplace the place staff have been assembly and shot the sufferer. One other feminine worker fled the room and known as 911. That worker then noticed the shooter depart the room, so she ran again in, helped the sufferer into one other room and locked the door. Evansville Police Chief Billy Bolin on Friday known as the worker a hero and credited her with saving the sufferer’s life.
Dior mania and Ok-Pop overtake Paris Trend Week menswear
PARIS (AP) — Dior mania descended on Paris Trend Week menswear as over a thousand screaming followers thronged the magnificent Place de la Concorde for a glimpse of their favourite stars. The minders of the present’s VIP company, together with David Beckham, Naomi Campbell and Korean band BTS members J-Hope and Jimin, navigated the gang like salmon swimming upstream. Inside, Dior designer Kim Jones paid homage on Friday to Yves Saint Laurent, who turned the world’s youngest couturier in 1957 upon Christian Dior’s dying. The present started with exceptional filmed performances of actors Gwendoline Christie and Robert Pattinson reciting excerpts from English poet T.S.. Eliot’s “The Waste Land” spliced with photographs of the Dior assortment.
Is there a Netflix curse on Australian Open tennis gamers?
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Tennis is abuzz with tongue-in-cheek discuss a “Netflix curse” through the Australian Open. There are of us drawing a line from the streaming service’s new docuseries concerning the sport to the current tough occasions for Season 1 protagonists. Solely one of many 10 gamers featured prominently throughout the 5 episodes launched final week stays within the singles competitors at Melbourne Park heading into Saturday. That’s Felix Auger-Aliassime. He’s a 22-year-old from Canada who stated he hadn’t heard of the supposed “curse” till his girlfriend talked about it to him Friday.
Prosecutor suspended by DeSantis loses bid to get job again
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A federal decide has dominated that Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis violated the First Modification and the Florida Structure by eradicating an elected state prosecutor, however that the federal courts lack the facility to reinstate him as a result of the case centered on state legislation. U.S. District Choose Robert Hinkle has dismissed the prosecutor’s lawsuit in opposition to the governor. DeSantis suspended Andrew Warren final yr over signing statements that stated he wouldn’t pursue felony expenses round abortion or gender transition therapies, in addition to some minor crimes. The suspension had positioned DeSantis, a possible 2024 GOP presidential candidate, on the forefront of a wave of Republican opposition to progressive prosecutors.
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