Alec Baldwin will no longer be facing years in prison over the death of Rust cinematographer Halyna Hutchins after prosecutors dropped the firearms enhancement charge originally brought against him. If he’d been convicted of the involuntary manslaughter and firearms enhancement charges, he would have faced a mandatory five years in jail. He still faces a charge of involuntary manslaughter for the shooting which carries a sentence of 18 months if convicted. READ MORE.
Facebook just announced they're adding a paid verification option, just like Twitter's. But instead of a blue checkmark, you get a blue badge. It's called "Meta Verified." The web version costs $12 a month or $15 if you want the app.You have to verify your identity with a government I.D. and it's supposed to add more protection and keep people from impersonating you. READ MORE.
Avatar: The Way of Water's box office results are still rising. Over the weekend, the movie took Titanic's place as the third highest-grossing film of all time globally. The Avatar sequel has generated $2.24 billion globally since its release on Dec. 16. The two movies ahead of it are Avengers: End Game at #2 and the first Avatar at #1. READ MORE.