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Today in Entertainment: Men charged with shooting on Denzel Washington film set; The Weinstein Co. withdraws from …

While Sunday’s deadly mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest festival in Las Vegas added fuel to the ongoing debate over gun control, the attack has also raised concerns about the vulnerability of open-air venues hosting large-scale outdoor concerts and festivals.

This weekend upward of 30,000 fans are expected to file into Glen Helen Amphitheater in San Bernardino for Cal Jam 2017, a two-day rock music blowout.

Foo Fighters and Queens of the Stone Age are set to headline the event, and more than a dozen acts including Cage the Elephant, Liam Gallagher and Bob Mould also top the bill.

Following Sunday’s attack in Las Vegas, where a gunman shot into a crowd of fans attending the country music festival, leaving nearly 60 dead and wounding hundreds more, Cal Jam officials told The Times they were working with local law enforcement officials to beef up security measures for that venue.  

“Additional security measures have been

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Suspect charged with murder in mass shooting at Tennessee church

A Tennessee man was held without bond Sunday night on a first-degree murder charge after he allegedly opened fire while wearing a mask at a church outside Nashville, killing one person and injuring six others, authorities said.

Police identified the suspect as Emanuel Kidega Samson, 25, and said in a statement that more charges were expected.

Police found four guns believed to be Samson’s, the statement said — a rifle and a pistol in the suspect’s SUV, along with two other pistols — in Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch, where Melanie Smith, 39, was killed as she walked to her car shortly after 11 a.m.

RELATED: Photos from the scene of the tragic shooting

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Suspect Charged With Murder in Mass Shooting at Tennessee Church

A Tennessee man was charged held without bond Sunday night on a first-degree murder charge after a gunman opened fire at a church outside Nashville, killing one person and injuring six other people, authorities said.

Police identified the suspect as Emanuel Kidega Samson, 25, and said in a statement that more charges were expected.

Image: Emanuel Kidega Samson


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Soldier charged with being member of banned neo-Nazi group ‘had …

Two British soldiers have appeared in court charged with terror offences over their alleged membership of banned neo-Nazi group National Action.

Lance Corporal Mikko Vehvilainen and Private Mark Barrett are accused along with Alexander Deakin of being part of the proscribed organisation.

They were allegedly all members of a chat group exchanging racist messages, including plans for a white-only Britain and a race war.

Vehvilainen is also charged with possessing a document containing information likely to be useful for terrorism and publishing material which is threatening, abusive or insulting.

He allegedly posted comments on the website Christogenea.org intending to stir up racial hatred and had a copy of 2083: A European Declaration of Independence by Andrew Berwick (Anders Breivik), the far-right terrorist who massacred 77 in Norway in 2011.

Private Mark Barrett, 24, under his coat, is driven into court
(Image: Daily Mirror)

The 32-year-old is also

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Soldier charged with being member of banned neo-Nazi group ‘had mass killer Anders Breivik’s manifesto’

Two British soldiers have appeared in court charged with terror offences over their alleged membership of banned neo-Nazi group National Action.

Lance Corporal Mikko Vehvilainen and Private Mark Barrett are accused along with Alexander Deakin of being part of the proscribed organisation.

They were allegedly all members of a chat group exchanging racist messages, including plans for a white-only Britain and a race war.

Vehvilainen is also charged with possessing a document containing information likely to be useful for terrorism and publishing material which is threatening, abusive or insulting.

He allegedly posted comments on the website Christogenea.org intending to stir up racial hatred and had a copy of 2083: A European Declaration of Independence by Andrew Berwick (Anders Breivik), the far-right terrorist who massacred 77 in Norway in 2011.

Private Mark Barrett, 24, under his coat, is driven into court
(Image: Daily Mirror)

The 32-year-old is also

Read more at: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/soldier-charged-being-member-banned-11154534

Bodyguard charged in mass shooting at Little Rock club pleads not …

UPDATE:

Ricky Hampton’s bodyguard, Kentrell Gwynn, pleaded not guilty in federal court Tuesday to federal charges stemming from a Little Rock mass shooting last month.

Gwynn’s three-day trial is set for Sept. 18 before U.S. District Judge J. Leon Holmes in Little Rock.

Read Wednesday’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.

EARLIER:

The rapper who performed the night of a mass shooting at a Little Rock nightclub has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge stemming from another shooting in Forrest City.

Ricky Hampton, who performs under the stage name Finese 2 Tymes, also waived his court appearance that had been set for Tuesday in federal court on a charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm, filings show.

Hampton in July pleaded not guilty in federal court after he was named in a criminal complaint. The not guilty plea filed Tuesday comes after he was indicted by a grand jury.

Authorities say Hampton became angry at

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Bodyguard charged in mass shooting at Little Rock club pleads not guilty

UPDATE:

Ricky Hampton’s bodyguard, Kentrell Gwynn, pleaded not guilty in federal court Tuesday to federal charges stemming from a Little Rock mass shooting last month.

Gwynn’s three-day trial is set for Sept. 18 before U.S. District Judge J. Leon Holmes in Little Rock.

Read Wednesday’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full details.

EARLIER:

The rapper who performed the night of a mass shooting at a Little Rock nightclub has pleaded not guilty to a federal charge stemming from another shooting in Forrest City.

Ricky Hampton, who performs under the stage name Finese 2 Tymes, also waived his court appearance that had been set for Tuesday in federal court on a charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm, filings show.

Hampton in July pleaded not guilty in federal court after he was named in a criminal complaint. The not guilty plea filed Tuesday comes after he was indicted by a grand jury.

Authorities say Hampton became angry at

Read more at: http://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2017/aug/15/rapper-charged-shooting-outside-arkansas-club-plea/