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Police Release Details About 'The Wire' Actor Wendell Pierce's Arrest
Actor Wendell Pierce was arrested Saturday in Atlanta on a charge of simple assault and battery, police said. According to a report released by Atlanta police Monday, the actor got into an altercation with a woman named Maggie Baca early Saturday morning at Loews Atlanta Hotel, where he was staying
Wendell Pierce No Longer Giving Rutgers Commencement Address
Wendell Pierce will no longer give the commencement speech at Rutgers University-Newark, the school announced today. The actor, best known for his role as Detective Bunk Moreland on HBO's "The Wire," was arrested Saturday in Atlanta and charged with simple battery, police said. In a Facebook post
'The Wire' Actor Wendell Pierce Arrested at Atlanta Hotel
Atlanta Police told ABC News he was arrested Saturday at Atlanta Lowes Hotel.
5 Stories You May Have Missed This Weekend
1. Obama's Message to Graduates Sounds Like Anti-Trump Stump Speech While not directly naming the candidate, President Obama made it clear just what he thinks about Donald Trump 's campaign and policy proposals in a highly political commencement speech Sunday at Rutgers University. The president
'10% Happier with Dan Harris' and Actress, Singer Margot Bingham
Bingham, who stars on ABC's "The Family" and is best known for her role as Daughter Maitland on "Boardwalk Empire," discusses her meditation practice.
Idris Elba Address Lack of Diversity in Hollywood, Britain
The issue of diversity in the entertainment industry has spread across the pond. Idris Elba , who many felt should have received an Oscar nomination for his performance in "Beast of No Nation," took up the issue on Monday before a group of British members of Parliament on Monday, The Guardian
Meet Martin O'Malley: Everything You Need to Know (and Probably Didn’t Know) About the 2016 Democratic Presidential Candidate
Name: Martin Joseph O'Malley Party: Democratic What he does: O’Malley became a visiting professor at the Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School in January 2015 after finishing two terms as governor of Maryland. What he used to do: As Maryland’s governor, O’Malley ushered in a wide range of
Actor Tristan Wilds Reflects on Starring in Adele's 'Hello' Music Video
When Adele premiered the music video for "Hello," the first single from her latest album "25," many were surprised to see a familiar face as her love interest -- Tristan Wilds. " The Wire " actor told ABC News that he couldn't believe his luck either. "I definitely was shocked," he recalled. "It
Idris Elba 'Too Street' for Bond Role, Author Says
The author of the newest James Bond novel, 'Trigger Mortis," apologizes after weighing in on casting for the next 007.
Baltimore Riots Prompt Celebrity Reactions
Celebrities are speaking out about the violence that erupted in Baltimore after the funeral of Freddie Gray Monday afternoon. Gray, 25, died earlier this month from injuries he sustained after being arrested by police, officials said. " The Wire " creator and former Baltimore Sun reporter David