"Operation Legend's success is perhaps most dramatic here in Chicago," Barr said. "When the operation was announced on July 22, homicides in the city were up 51% over 2019. Over the previous weekend, more than 60 people had been shot in Chicago, with over a dozen fatalities." … [Read more...] about Chicago murder rate cut ‘roughly in half’ since before Operation Legend: AG Barr
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Fox News: What’s your favorite memory from those travels?Richards: It has been awhile… I hope they get to go back on the road soon. I guess it was that family sense. It was kind of like a family reunion. It’s funny because I have my mom’s side, which is very homey. It’s like our home family. And then we go on tour with dad, and it was a different kind of family. It was, yes, wild. And we got to travel and experience all of these new places together. So I think, to me, that’s kind of funny because it was kind of juggling two different kinds of words but very blessed to have both. … [Read more...] about Rolling Stones Keith Richards’ daughter Alexandra recalls touring with legend as a kid: ‘It was eye-opening’
“He was a total nut job and I see him,” Trump continued. “He’ll say anything. No matter what you did. Like today, I’m doing a great deal with Israel... no matter what you do, with some of the fake news, it doesn’t make any difference.” … [Read more...] about Trump dubs Carl Bernstein a ‘total nut job’ after Watergate legend calls president ‘homicidal’
Olivier’s version, made during World War II as a sort of high-class propaganda film, and Branagh’s mud and blood interpretation are as different as can be, and both are compelling. If one has the edge, it’s Olivier’s, not for the acting (Branagh is every bit his equal in this role), but for the novel way Olivier begins the film as a stage play and then gradually allows realism to take over until we get to the Battle of Agincourt, which is horrifyingly realistic (only Welles’s battle scene outdoes this), and then gradually retreats back into staginess by the end. Maybe budgetary constraints dictated this strategy (there was a war on, after all), but in this case, necessity was the mother of genius. … [Read more...] about What Are the Best Shakespeare Movies?
MLB home teams on Wednesday are also honoring their nominees for the Clemente Award, given annually during the World Series to a player who best represents baseball through character, community involvement, philanthropy and contributions on and off the field. Josh Bell is the Pirates’ nominee. … [Read more...] about Pittsburgh Pirates Celebrate Roberto Clemente Day By Giving Back Off The Field