Morgan Freeman Accused Of Sexual Assault, North Korea Summit Called Off,

Morgan Freeman Accused Of Sexual Assault

Los Angeles, CA – Actor Morgan Freeman is reportedly being accused of sexual harassment. CNN reports that eight women have come forward about Freeman’s inappropriate behavior while working on his movies. A former production assistant tells the network that Freeman repeatedly asked her to lift up her skirt and made comments about her figure in 2015 during filming of “Going In Style.” She adds that co-star Alan Arkin saw it happening and told Freeman to stop.

Trump Expresses Sadness After Pulling Out Of North Korea Summit

Washington, DC – President Trump says he was forced to pull out of the meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. In a letter to Kim, Trump cited “tremendous anger and open hostility” in recent statements from the North. Trump left the door open to a future summit but said North Korea has “lost a great opportunity for lasting peace.” He also called it a “truly sad moment in history.” The withdrawal comes after a North Korean official called Vice President Mike Pence a “political dummy” for comparing North Korea to Libya.

Milwaukee Police Chief Apologizes For Arrest Of Bucks Player

Milwaukee, WI – The Milwaukee Police chief is apologizing for the January arrest of Bucks player and Chicago-area native Sterling Brown. Chief Alfonso Morales said yesterday that some officers involved acted inappropriately and several have been disciplined. Body camera video shows the officers throwing the NBA player to the pavement and using a Taser on him over a parking violation. Brown was born in suburban Maywood and played basketball at Proviso East High School.

Racially-Charged Graffiti Found Outside Howard County School

Glenelg, MD – Howard County police are working to figure out who’s responsible for hateful graffiti found this morning outside Glenelg High School. A message that contained a racial slur was spray-painted on a sidewalk sometime overnight. Howard County Schools Superintendent Dr. Michael Martirano released a statement after the vandalism was discovered, calling the incident a hate crime.

 

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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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