A former prosecutor in the Central Park Five case has resigned from at least two nonprofit boards as backlash intensified following the release of the Netflix series “When They See Us,” a miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the trial.
A man was convicted Monday of killing a woman out running near her New York City home in a case that stirred urban fears, helped change the state’s DNA-investigation rules and raised questions about race and police procedures.
At the Veterans Affairs nursing home in Brockton, Massachusetts, a severely impaired veteran with dementia sat trapped in his wheelchair for hours, his right foot stuck between the foot rests. Inspectors watched as staff walked past the struggling man without helping.
When a Los Angeles woman found a dirty stray dog wandering the streets of LA, she couldn’t have imagined that he was destined for Instagram stardom — or what’s more, that he’d find that fame for being a ‘foodie’.
Christopher Demos-Brown’s Broadway play “American Son” is heading to Netflix. The critically acclaimed hit will be adapted for the streaming giant. Kerry Washington, who will reprise her role in the Netflix production, made the announcement Monday night on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”