Elvis Presley animated series lands at Netflix

By Annie Martin See What's Next ✔@seewhatsnext Priscilla Presley & John Eddie co-created & EP #AgentKing, an animated adult action comedy featuring Elvis Presley as a covert government agent who fights to keep America safe while also maintaining his cover as the King of Rock & Roll. #Archer alum Mike Arnold to showrun/write 2,127 11:05 [...]

2019-08-18T14:56:11+00:00August 18th, 2019|

Penelope Ann Miller to star in Lifetime’s college-admission scandal movie

By Karen Butler  (0) Actress Penelope Ann Miller. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Riverdale actress Penelope Ann Miller and The L Word alum Mia Kirshner are set to star in the Lifetime movie, The College Admissions Scandal.Filming is to begin this month. The fact-based movie is expected to premiere on the cable network in the fall. It [...]

2019-08-18T14:43:19+00:00August 18th, 2019|

‘Easy Rider’ star Peter Fonda dead at 79

By Karen Butler  (0) Actor Peter Fonda died Friday at the age of 79. File Photo by John Angelillo/UPI | License Photo Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Easy Rider and Ulee's Gold icon Peter Fonda died of lung cancer at his home in Los Angeles on Friday, his family said. He was 79. The actor and occasional director was part of the Fonda [...]

2019-08-17T14:12:38+00:00August 17th, 2019|

FCC fines ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’, others over……..

By Nicholas Sakelaris  (0) The Federal Communication Commission fined Jimmy Kimmel Live! and others a total of $600,000 for misusing an emergency alert tone during comedic or serious moments. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI  | License Photo Aug. 16 (UPI) -- The Federal Communications Commission fined a television broadcaster, cable television network and a radio broadcaster for misusing [...]

2019-08-17T14:05:49+00:00August 17th, 2019|

TV anchor, pilot killed in New Orleans plane crash

By Sommer Brokaw  (0) Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Local television anchor Nancy Parker has died in a crash of a stunt plane in New Orleans along with the pilot, Franklin J.P. Augustus, while covering a story on him. Parker, 53, an award-winning journalist at the Fox-affiliated WVUE station in New Orleans who covered South Louisiana for over [...]

2019-08-17T13:54:44+00:00August 17th, 2019|

Record seaweed blooms cut tourism, hurt beaches in Florida, Caribbean

By Paul Brinkmann  (0) ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Record amounts of seaweed this summer have caused historic damage to beaches and cut tourism in Florida, Mexico and the Caribbean, researchers and public officials say. The sargassum seaweed has piled up several feet deep in South Florida and other regions, becoming a plague for tourists [...]

2019-08-16T15:05:26+00:00August 16th, 2019|

GE committed fraud ‘bigger than Enron, WorldCom combined’

By Darryl Coote  (0) General Electric said the report accusing it of committing gross accounting fraud "contains false statements of fact."  EPA-EFE/URS FLUEELER Aug. 15 (UPI) -- A fraud investigator accused General Electric of using accounting tricks to cover up tens of billions in losses in what he calls "a bigger fraud than Enron." Harry Markopolos, [...]

2019-08-16T14:59:35+00:00August 16th, 2019|

Dale Earnhardt Jr., family safe after plane crash in Tennessee

By Connor Grott  (0) Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family were taken to a local hospital with only minor cuts and abrasions after a plane crash in Tennessee. File Photo by Mike Gentry/UPI | License Photo Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Semiretired NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family escaped with minor injuries after their private plane ran off [...]

2019-08-16T14:43:39+00:00August 16th, 2019|

Suspected gunman in custody after six Philadelphia officers shot

By Daniel Uria & Darryl Coote  (0) Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Police said a gunman who shot at least six officers was in custody following an hours-long standoff Wednesday night in Philadelphia. Philadelphia police Sgt. Eric Gripp wrote on Twitter that the "suspect was in custody" and SWAT was clearing the house where the gunman had held [...]

2019-08-15T15:02:00+00:00August 15th, 2019|

Lone passenger on Delta flight chronicles ‘private jet’ experience

By Ben Hooper  (0) Aug. 14 (UPI) -- A New York man who caught a flight from Colorado to Utah chronicled his experience on video when he turned out to be the only passenger on the plane. Vincent Peone said his flight last week from Aspen to Salt Lake City was rescheduled, and when he arrived [...]

2019-08-15T14:57:50+00:00August 15th, 2019|