Racist outcry at home threatens to overshadow royal visit to US

Racist outcry at home threatens to overshadow royal visit to US

LONDON (AP) — New allegations of racism at Buckingham Palace have threatened to overshadow Prince William’s trip to the United States after activists said the palace needs to acknowledge a wider problem that goes beyond one staff member. Controversy erupted on Wednesday when a black advocate for domestic violence survivors said a senior royal household … Read more

A mistrial has been declared in actor Danny Masterson’s rape trial

A mistrial has been declared in actor Danny Masterson’s rape trial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge declared a mistrial on Wednesday after jurors said they were hopelessly deadlocked in the trial of ‘That ’70s Show’ actor Danny Masterson.accused of three rapes. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Charlaine F. Olmedo had ordered jurors to take the week off Thanksgiving and continue deliberating after telling her on … Read more

‘Die Hard’ and ‘Matlock’ actor Clarence Gilyard dies at 66

‘Die Hard’ and ‘Matlock’ actor Clarence Gilyard dies at 66

NEW YORK (AP) — Clarence Gilyard Jr., a popular supporting actor whose credits include hit movies “Die Hard” and “Top Gun” and hit TV series “Matlock” and “Walker, Texas Ranger,” died at age 66. His death was announced this week by the University of Nevada in Las Vegas, where he taught theater and film. Additional … Read more