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Alec Baldwin Breaks Silence After Accidently Killing Cinematographer On The Sets Of ‘Rust’

Alec Baldwin
Source: The Guardian

Alec Baldwin Expresses Grief After Accidentally Killing Cinematographer With Prop Gun

The news of Alec Baldwin accidentally shooting the cinematographer of his film Rust, Halyna Hutchins has gone viral by now. Everyone is talking about the unfortunate incident and people are shocked to their very core. Even the director of the movie was injured during the incident and the production of the film has been halted indefinitely. Hours after the incident, Baldwin finally broke his silence and expressed his grief. Moreover, he said, “There are no words to convey my shock and sadness regarding the tragic accident that took the life of Halyna Hutchins, a wife, mother and deeply admired colleague of ours.”

Cooperating With The Police, Says Alec Baldwin

Baldwin revealed that he is cooperating with the police in every possible manner. Moreover, he has gotten in touch with Halyna’s husband and has expressed his support. Halyna is succeeded by her husband and her 8-year-old son. Furthermore, Baldwin said, “I’m fully cooperating with the police investigation to address how this tragedy occurred and I am in touch with her husband, offering my support to him and his family.”

Alec Says His Heart Is Broken After The Incident

As per the sources, Alec is filled with regret and guilt at the moment. In his statement, he acknowledged that he is broken after the incident and is finding it tough to process it. He said, “My heart is broken for her husband, their son, and all who knew and loved Halyna.”

Alec Baldwin Accidentally Shoots Cinematographer With Prop Gun On The Sets Of His Movie Rust

Alec Baldwin
Source: People

Alec Baldwin Accidentally Shoots Cinematographer With Prop Gun

Alec Baldwin probably had the worst day of his life as he misfired his prop gun and shot cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. Baldwin was in the set of his film Rust in New Mexico along with the crew members. Halyna died after getting shot by Baldwin. Director Joel Souza was standing behind Halyna and the bullet went past her and hit the director’s shoulder.

Assistant Director Unknowingly Handed Alec Baldwin A Loaded Gun

As per the police report, the assistant director unknowingly gave Baldwin a loaded gun. Baldwin was as unaware as the assistant director and accidentally misfired the gun. After the incident took, Rust Movie Productions LLC put out a statement grieving the loss of Halyna. Moreover, it said, “The entire cast and crew has been absolutely devastated by today’s tragedy, and we send our deepest condolences to Halyna’s family and loved ones.”

 

 

Rust Movie Productions LLC To Provide Counselling Services To The Cast And Crew

The movie production has decided to halt production for obvious reasons. There is no idea on if or when the production will resume. The production company has decided to provide counseling services to its cast and crew members. It will help them in processing the loss and the incident. The statement further said, “We have halted production on the film for an undetermined period of time and are fully cooperating with the Santa Fe Police Department’s investigation. We will be providing counseling services to everyone connected to the film as we work to process this awful event.”

Gwyneth Paltrow Has Started Prioritizing Her Health, Has Stopped Drinking Alcohol Due To COVID

Gwyneth Paltrow
Source: ET

Gwyneth Paltrow Has Barely Taken Any Alcohol In The Past One Year

Gwyneth Paltrow loves alcohol and she has no problem in saying that out loud. However, she revealed that she has barely had any alcohol in the last year. Paltrow was talking to Chelsea in the Chelsea Handler podcast about her break from alcohol. She said, “It’s been a long year of barely any alcohol, I mean I’ve had a sip here and there but very rarely. You know me, I love a drink, I love the ritual of it, and I love to sit down and have one and chat. I love the taste of alcohol, like, I love whiskey and wine and, whatever, vodka. I’ll take it all.”

Gwyneth Paltrow
Source: USA Today

Gwyneth Paltrow Had To Stop Drinking Alcohol Due To COVID

Paltrow suffered from COVID in 2020 and had symptoms for a long time. When she went to her doctor after recovering from it, the doctor advised her against having alcohol for at least three months. Moreover, she said, “I didn’t feel good, and I had really high inflammation levels and the doctor was like, ‘Look, you really need to clean up your act. You gotta, at least for three months, no alcohol, no grains, no sugar, nothing processed,’ everything like that.”

Gwyneth Paltrow
Source: People

Gwyneth Is Giving Importance To Her Health Above Everything Else

Gwyneth revealed that she has been giving a lot of importance to her health ever since the start of 2021. She is valuing her body and health above everything else for now. Moreover, she said, “I think 2021 has been about me trying to value my health and wellness a little bit more because, especially during COVID, I was just eating whatever, drinking seven nights a week. And it’s been really interesting. I sleep so much better with no alcohol, it’s wild.”

Dave Chappelle Stands By His Netflix Special ‘The Closer’ After Facing Backlash For Transphobic Jokes

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Dave Chappelle
Source: Financial Times

Dave Chappelle Lands Himself In Trouble For Transphobic Jokes In Latest Netflix Special

Dave Chappelle released his latest special The Closer on Netflix and it has not gone down well with the LGBTQ community. While his die-hard fans loved the special, he made some jokes at the expense of transgenders. This is not the first time Chappelle has landed himself in trouble with the LGBTQ community for his jokes. The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) took to Twitter to criticize his special. It said, “Dave Chappelle’s brand has become synonymous with ridiculing trans people and other marginalized communities. Negative reviews and viewers loudly condemning his latest special is a message to the industry that audiences don’t support platforming anti-LGBTQ diatribes.”

Dave Chappelle
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Netflix Employees Protest Against Dave Chappelle’s ‘The Closer’

The LGBTQ community was showing its anger on all social media platforms but the outrage reached the next level when Netflix employees joined the protest. A large group of Netflix employees has collectively asked the company to remove the special from the platform. Netflix CEO has extended his support to Chappelle but also acknowledged that his employees are “definitely feeling pain and hurt from a decision we made.”

Dave Chappelle
Source: LA Times

Dave Chappelle Stands By His Art, Says His Representative

Dave Chappelle’s representative said that the comedian does not find anything wrong with his special but is open to talks with the LGBTQ community. His rep said, “Dave stands by his Art. Both sides of the street are talking and Dave is listening. At some point, when everyone is open, I’m sure our communities will come together.”

Stop Afghan Refugee Settlement, Says Montana Governor After Afghan Evacuee Arrested For Raping Woman

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Montana Governor
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Afghan Evacuee Charged For Raping A Woman In Montana

An Afghan evacuee has been charged with raping a woman in Missoula, Montana. The name of the man is Zabihullah Muhmand who came from Afghanistan after the country was taken over by the Taliban. He was arrested after getting a 911 call from the victim and a nearby local motel. Montana Governor Greg Gianforte was the one who broke the news and called for concerns regarding the settlement of Afghan refugees. He said, “We support providing a home for our Afghan allies that have been fully vetted. We had a tragic situation with alleged sexual assault yesterday, with someone who arrived here in the state earlier this month.”

Accused Zabihullah Muhmand
Source: Fox News

 

Montana Governor Greg Gianforte Calls For Halt To Afghan Refugee Settlement

Governor Gianforte called for a pause on the resettlement of Afghan refugees in Montana. He has asked the Biden administration to first ensure that the refugees are fully vetted. As per him, the settlement of refugees can be a threat to the residents especially after the arrest of an Afghan evacuee for rape. He said, “I called on the Biden Administration. This individual did not have an SIV status, and I called on the Biden Administration to assure us that these refugees are fully vetted. It’s not clear to us that that occurred in this situation. So, we’re asking the Biden Administration to halt the placement of refugees here until they can assure us that the people that are being placed, our allies being placed here, are fully vetted.”

San Francisco Mayor London Breed Launches Privately Funded Initiative To Reduce Car Break-ins In The City

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San Francisco Mayor London Breed
Source: The Guardian

San Francisco Mayor London Breed Launches New Initiative To Reduce Crime In The City

San Francisco Mayor London Breed has announced a new initiative to reduce crime in the city. As per the initiative, people will be rewarded with cash if they provide information leading to the conviction of criminals involved in vehicle smash-and-grabs. The cash for the reward is being privately funded and aims to reduce crime in San Francisco. Moreover, Breed said, “The frequent auto burglaries in San Francisco are not victimless crimes, they have real financial and emotional consequences for the victims and we’re continuing to work to hold people who commit these crimes accountable.”

San Francisco Mayor London Breed
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Auto-Burglaries Reducing In San Francisco Due To Initiatives By Mayor London Breed

Breed has been going formed with community-based programs to reduce crime in San Francisco. Interestingly, it has been effective in reducing auto-burglaries in the city by an astounding 37 percent. Breed also highlighted the same while launching her new initiative. She said, “These break-ins hurt our residents, especially working families who do not have the time or money to deal with the effects, as well as visitors to our City whose experiences are too often tarnished after an otherwise positive experience. We’ve made good progress in recent months since announcing our Tourism Deployment Plan, but there’s still more work to do to ensure that everyone feels safe on our streets.”

San Francisco Mayor London Breed
Source: UC Davis

London Breed Thanks Private Sector For Funding The New Initiative

Private companies have stepped up this time to increase safety in San Francisco and Mayor Breed thanked the companies for their support. She said, “I want to thank our partners in the private sector who understand the urgency of this issue, and we want to be very clear to the organized groups who are responsible for the vast majority of these crimes that we are committing the resources and the manpower to hold you accountable.”

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam Speaks About Getting COVID In 2020, Asks People To Get Vaccinated

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Virginia Governor Ralph Northam
Source: NPR

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam Urges Young Americans To Take The COVID Vaccine

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam suffered from COVID in the second half of 2020. During that time, he lost his sense of smell and taste as a symptom for COVID. Even after recovering from COVID, his sense of taste and smell and returned. Most probably the sensation will never return now. Warning about the same, he urged the young population to take their vaccine rather than taking permanent damage from COVID. He said, “I’m 62, and I can deal with this. But why take a chance, if you’re 15 or 20 years old or whatever age, of having symptoms that may affect you for the rest of your life?”

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam
Source: The Guardian

Vaccination Only Way Forward, Says Virginia Governor Ralph Northam

Governor Northam is the only doctor among all the Governors of the US. He clearly knows what he is talking about. Northam made it clear that the only way to fight the pandemic is to get people vaccinated. Moreover, he said, “I would hope that you would step up as well and say the only way we’re going to move forward, the only way we’re going to keep our businesses alive and well, the only way we’re going to get our children back to school safely is to get people vaccinated.”

Scott Disick Is Finding It Tough To Deal With The Engagement News Of Kourtney Kardashian

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Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick
Source: People

Scott Disick Finding It Tough To Process Kourtney Kardashian’s Engagement

Scott Disick and Kourtney Kardashian dated on and off for almost a decade but they decided to break up permanently in 2015. However, they continued to maintain a good relationship for the sake of the three children that they share. Kourtney recently got engaged to Travis Barker and Scott is finding it tough to process the news. A source close to him revealed that he had distanced himself from the Kardashian family to comprehend Kourtney’s engagement.

Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker
Source: People

Scott Disick Thought Kourtney And Travis Were In A Casual Thing

The source revealed that Scott was never bothered about Kourtney and Travis’ relationship as he thought it was a casual thing. He always thought the two would break up very soon. Moreover, the source said, “Scott hasn’t really wanted to deal with Travis and Kourtney because he didn’t feel like he’d have to. At first, it seemed like it was just a casual relationship to him, nothing serious. So he pretty much put that on mute. Hasn’t been giving it too much brainpower, thinking that eventually, they’d break up.”

Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker
Source: People

Scott Knows He Has To Make His Peace With The Engagement News

Scott knows that he has to deal with the engagement news and get over it. However, he trying to avoid it for the moment. Furthermore, the source continued, “But that didn’t happen and now he’s being forced to deal with it, which is uncomfortable. He knows he has to lean into the discomfort and get past it. He understands that it’s not Kourtney’s job or Travis’s job to make him okay with this. It’s his job, and if he’s going to co-parent with Kourtney, which he has been, he has to process this and make his peace with it.”

After Hospitalization, Bill Clinton Is Back At Home And Has A Message For Everyone

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Bill Clinton
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Bill Clinton Is Back At Home After Getting Discharged From Hospital

Former President Bill Clinton is back at home after being hospitalized in California for a few days. He was suffering from a urological infection and was in ICU. After getting discharged, he updated everyone on Twitter and said that he is back at home and is doing fine. He said, “I’m really glad to be back home. I’m doing great, enjoying this beautiful fall weather.” Hillary Clinton was also with Bill while he was in the hospital. He had come to California for some work related to his charitable foundation.

Bill Clinton
Source: People

Bill Clinton Advises People To Take Care Of Their Bodies

After suffering from a urological infection, Bill advised everyone to listen to their bodies and slow down as they grow old. He said, “I’m on the road to recovery, but I want to remind everyone out there — take the time to listen to your bodies, and care for yourselves. We all have work to do and each of us has an important role to play in life and in the immediate future. I, for one, am going to do my best to be around to keep doing the most good I can for a lot longer.”

Mila Kunis On Her Her Daughter Wyatt Isabelle: My Daughter Is Me- Independent And Feisty

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher
Source: Closer Weekly

Mila Kunis Talks About One Bad Advice She Gave To Her Daughter

Mila Kunis recently talked about motherhood in Ellen Digital’s Mom Confessions. While talking about being a mother, she narrated an incident where she gave bad advice to her daughter, Wyatt Isabelle. Kunis said, “My daughter came back and was like, ‘Such and such little kiddo pushed me.’ And I instinctually said, ‘Did you push her back?’ And my daughter’s like, ‘No!’ ” However, she advised her daughter to push the kid back the next time. She thinks her advice was not right considering her daughter is only 6 years old.

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher
Source: People

Mila Kunis Reveals Her Daughter Is Just Like Her

Kunis further revealed that her daughter is very much like her. As per her, Wyatt has an independent personality and Kunis likes that about her daughter. She said, “My daughter is me. She is independent and feisty and wonderfully smart and it is an incredible trait to have as an adult but really hard to wrangle as a kid. She has a million answers to one question and she’s not wrong.” Mila Kunis is married to Ashton Kutcher and shares two children with him.