Overlook Film Festival 2024 Celebrates Horror Favorites ‘Oddity’ and ‘Some Day All This Will Be Yours’

New Orleans, Louisiana – The Overlook Film Festival has announced the winners of its 2024 audience and jury awards for horror films. Among the top honorees are Damian Mc Carthy’s “Oddity” and Cricket Arrison’s “Some Day All This Will Be Yours.” The eighth annual Overlook Film Festival took place from April 4-7, welcoming 90 filmmakers and attracting approximately six thousand audience members, the highest attendance in the festival’s history. The event featured 36 sold-out screenings, showcasing a diverse range of horror films. The Audience Award for Feature Film went to “Oddity,” directed by Damian Mc … Read more

New York Appeals Court Denies Trump’s Lawyers’ Attempt to Delay Hush Money Trial for Third Straight Day

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump’s first criminal trial is set to begin on Monday after a New York appeals court rejected his lawyers’ attempt to delay the proceedings for a third day. The former president’s legal team had sought to halt the trial indefinitely while they challenged the trial judge and several pretrial rulings that they argue have hindered Trump’s defense. During an emergency hearing held in a court basement lobby on Wednesday, Trump’s lawyer Emil Bove argued that the restrictions in place could not operate constitutionally in a trial environment. Bove emphasized the … Read more

Live Updates: Chad Daybell Jury Selection Reaches Day 3 as Potential Jurors Face Tough Questions

BOISE, Idaho — Jury selection for the trial of Chad Daybell is underway in Boise, Idaho. The proceedings entered their third day as potential jurors were questioned in the courtroom. Daybell is facing charges of first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder, among others, in the highly publicized case. The trial is expected to last 8-10 weeks and has garnered significant attention. The judge informed the potential jurors that Daybell does not need to prove his innocence, but rather the state must prove his guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Throughout the day, the judge and … Read more

Trump Expresses Fury Over Biden’s Recognition of Trans Visibility Day on Easter Sunday

Atlanta, Georgia – Former President Donald Trump’s recent social media post wishing a “happy Easter to all” has raised questions about his mental acuity. Trump took to his platform, Truth Social, to send his Easter greetings while also expressing disdain for those he believes are working to undermine America. In an all-capitalized post, he criticized individuals such as DOJ special counsel Jack Smith and Georgia attorney Fani Willis. The timing of Trump’s post coincided with Joe Biden’s statement recognizing Trans Visibility Day, which falls on Easter Sunday this year. Created by a Michigan-based transgender activist, … Read more