Mild-mannered gangster master Paul Sorvino dies at 83

Paul Sorvino, the badass actor – and operatic tenor and figurative sculptor – known for his roles as quiet and often politely calm but dangerous men in films like “Freedmenand TV shows like “Law & Order,” died on Monday. He was 83 years old. His publicist, Roger Neal, confirmed the death at the Mayo Clinic … Read more

Indiana State House overrun by protesters as lawmakers debate new abortion ban

The vast majority of protesters were abortion rights advocates, outnumbering a small group of anti-abortion protesters who held signs outside the state house. The protesters are unlikely to change the course of the legislature, since Republicans control both houses with legislative supermajorities as well as the governor’s office. State senators heard testimony from about 30 … Read more