Tornado tears through small Michigan city, buildings ripped to pieces – New York Daily News

A “large and extremely dangerous” tornado hit Gaylord, Michigan on Friday afternoon, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The National Weather Service reported the tornado just before 4 p.m. The tornado destroyed buildings and overturned cars and mobile homes. Debris is strewn across a parking lot after a tornado hit Gaylord, Michigan on … Read more

Bird-watcher in ‘Central Park Karen’ encounter gets National Geographic show – New York Daily News

The ornithologist involved in an infamous 2020 altercation with a Central Park dog owner gets his own National Geographic Channel show called “Extraordinary Birder.” Christian Cooper, who is black, made national news after filming a video of a panicked white woman named Amy Cooper threatening to call the police and tell them there is an … Read more

Cannes Film Festival protester rips off clothes to reveal ‘Stop raping us’ message – New York Daily News

Things got political on Friday at the Cannes Film Festival. An unidentified protester at the party in France stripped her clothes to reveal the words “Stop raping us” in the blue and gold color of the Ukrainian flag. She also shouted “Don’t rape us!” as security pulled her off the red carpet. The protester had … Read more

Va. congressional candidate sues Barnes & Noble for selling graphic novel ‘Gender Queer,’ fantasy bestseller ‘Court of Mist and Fury’ to minors – New York Daily News

A congressional candidate has filed a lawsuit against a Barnes & Noble store in Virginia Beach to stop them from selling two books, “Gender Queer” and “A Court of Mist and Fury” to minors. Tommy Altman, a conservative Republican candidate for Congress in Virginia’s 2nd District, ordered his attorney to seek a restraining order against … Read more

Suspect charged for killing mother of 5-year-old boy who was fatally shot earlier – New York Daily News

An Indiana woman has been charged with fatally shooting the mother of a 5-year-old boy who was fatally shot just two weeks ago. Kimarie Wright faces felony counts of murder and manslaughter in connection with the shooting death of Kaylynn Davidson outside a restaurant on Tuesday, WNDU reported. Area police responded that night around 9:45 … Read more

‘Jersey Shore 2.0’ announcement angers original cast, who say it’ll ‘exploit our original show’ – New York Daily News

A recently announced “Jersey Shore” reboot that would feature a new generation of housemates is making waves with the reality show’s original cast. Current cast members, from Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi to Paul “DJ Pauly D” DelVecchio, have collectively slammed MTV for greenlighting a “2.0” version of the unscripted franchise they’ve been a part of since … Read more

Elon Musk slams sexual harassment allegations as ‘utterly untrue’ – New York Daily News

Elon Musk doubled down on his innocence in a flurry of tweets early Friday, amid allegations he sexually harassed a SpaceX flight attendant in 2016. The world’s richest man took to Twitter shortly after midnight to explode the claims, described in a Business Insider article published on Thursday, as “completely untrue”. According to the report, … Read more

Fyre Festival creator has put together team to ‘come up with ideas’ for new entertainment ventures after early prison release – New York Daily News

Billy McFarland is all excited. The creator of 2017’s infamous Fyre Festival is set to rise from the ashes, after a four-year stint in federal prison — and they could get another entertainment company involved. The 30-year-old disgraced promoter “brought together a team of professionals to brainstorm and come up with ideas for entertainment and … Read more

Ellen Barkin, Johnny Depp’s ex-girlfriend, testifies he was a controlling partner – New York Daily News

Ellen Barkin, who dated Johnny Depp in the 1990s, testified Thursday that Depp tried to check on her constantly when the two were together. “Where are you going?” Barkin quoted Depp as saying. “Who are you going with? What did you do last night?” Actor Ellen Barkin testifies in a previously recorded video deposition at … Read more