‘The Lost Daughter’ wins big at 31st Gotham Awards | State and Regional

‘The Lost Daughter’ wins big at 31st Gotham Awards |  State and Regional

By JAKE COYLE – AP Film Writer NEW YORK (AP) – Maggie Gyllenhaal’s Elena Ferrante adaptation “The Lost Daughter” won four Gotham Awards, including Best Feature Film at the 31st Gotham Awards, the annual New York Independent Film Festival that serves as a sparkling kickoff to the Oscar season. Gyllenhaal won groundbreaking director and best … Read more

Cosby’s prosecutors are urging the Supreme Court to reinstate the conviction

PHILADELPHIA – Prosecutors on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate Bill Cosby’s sentence for sexual assault, complaining that the sentence was thrown out of a dubious deal that the cartoon claimed gave him life immunity. They said the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision in June to overturn Cosby’s conviction set a dangerous precedent by … Read more

Cosby’s prosecutors are urging the Supreme Court to reinstate the conviction

PHILADELPHIA – Prosecutors on Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate Bill Cosby’s sentence for sexual assault, complaining that the sentence was thrown out of a dubious deal that the cartoon claimed gave him life immunity. They said the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision in June to overturn Cosby’s conviction set a dangerous precedent by … Read more

Bill Cosby’s prosecutors are asking the US Supreme Court to review the case

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – Prosecutors asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review the verdict that overturned Bill Cosby’s verdict of sexual assault, arguing in a petition Monday that a dangerous precedent could be set if press releases were treated as immunity agreements. Cosby’s lawyers have long claimed he relied on a promise that he would never … Read more

At the Jussie Smollett trial, the Osundairo brothers were at the center

CHICAGO (AP) – Two brothers are at the center of the case, which prosecutors will present to jurors during the trial against Jussie Smollett this week. The former “Empire” actor claims he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault in downtown Chicago one cold night in January 2019. Siblings who worked with him … Read more

At the Jussie Smollett trial, the Osundairo brothers were at the center

CHICAGO (AP) – Two brothers are at the center of the case, which prosecutors will present to jurors during the trial against Jussie Smollett this week. The former “Empire” actor claims he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault in downtown Chicago one cold night in January 2019. Siblings who worked with him … Read more

Lock in: Dozens stuck in England’s tallest pub after storm

LONDON (AP) – Dozens of customers stopping for a drink at the UK’s pub at the highest altitude were given a longer stay than they had anticipated after the building was cut off by a snowstorm. 61 people woke up on Monday after their third night at the Tan Hill Inn in the Yorkshire Dales, … Read more

Brothers to take center stage in the Jussie Smollett trial

CHICAGO (AP) – Two brothers are at the center of the case, which prosecutors will present to jurors when the trial of Jussie Smollett begins this week. The former “Empire” actor claims he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault in downtown Chicago one cold night in January 2019. Siblings who worked with … Read more