NEW YORK â€” The top theater chains in North America have dropped "The Interview" after hackers threatened terrorist attacks at theaters showing the comedy, effectively squashing the Christmas Day release of the film.
Regal Cinemas, AMC and Cinemark have each pulled the movie. In a statement, Regal said it was delaying any showings of "The Interview" because of "the ambiguous nature of any real or perceived security threats."
Hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace on Tuesday threatened moviegoers with violence reminiscent of the terrorist attacks of September 11th.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK â€” The Bryant Lady Hornet swim team dominated for their third consecutive victory, while the Hornets took second at the Thomas Holter Memorial Meet in North Little Rock last week. The Lady Hornets outdistanced second-place Cabot 569 to 396, as Mount St. Maryâ€™s took third (359), North Little Rock fourth with 264 and Searcy rounded out the top five with 45 points.
Lt. Jeff Kling of the Benton Police Department recently completed the School of Law Enforcement Supervision, an advanced criminal justice class that was offered through the Criminal Justice Institute in Little Rock.
This course is â€śdesigned by Arkansas law enforcement leaders to set a standard that focuses on leadership,
education and advancement in the law enforcement profession,â€ť said Lt. Kevin Russell, Benton Police Department spokesperson.
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