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Police Launch Probe Into Gorilla Incident At Cincinnati Zoo

cincy-zoo Police in Ohio launched an investigation Tuesday into the weekend accident that prompted zoo officials to kill a prized gorilla, after a young child fell into its enclosure.  The authorities will probe whether criminal charges should be filed in the case, the prosecutor in Hamilton County, site of the zoo where the incident occurred on Saturday, said in a statement. 11:29 am Read More

‘X-Men: The Apocalpyse’ Wins Weekend Box Office Battle

x-men-apoc-ukposterbanner-01 "X-Men: The Apocalypse" won the box office battle in its debut in theaters, taking the top spot over the four-day Memorial Day weekend, according to industry figures released today.  The latest installment in the long-running franchise took in an estimated $80 million Friday through today in the United States and Canada, according to comScore.   11:22 am Read More

Beverly Hills-Based Platinum Equity To Acquire Electro Rent

The global Beverly Hills-based investment firm Platinum Equity will acquire Electro Rent -- a Van Nuys company focussed on the rental, leasing and sales of general purpose electronic test equipment, personal computers and servers -- for around $323.4 million, or $13.12 per share, in an all-cash transaction, the two companies announced today.   11:17 am Read More

Beverly Hills News – BHPD Issues Phone Scam Alert

The Beverly Hills Police Department are providing this information on the latest phone scam: This is a heads up for everyone regarding the latest in Visa fraud. Royal Bank received this communication about the newest scam. This is happening in the Midwest right now and moving across the country. 3:27 pm Read More