- Bingo Barnes
- By an 8-1 vote, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors decided to make theirs the first major American city to block facial recognition technology, a tool that a growing number of police departments are using in their search for suspects. Forbes magazine reports that a local police officers' association says the ban will hinder investigation. Facial recognition will still be used at the San Francisco airport, which is under federal jurisdiction and is not impacted by the new law.
- Zach Hagadone
- Ryan Johnson
- Hollywood is mourning the passing of comic legend Tim Conway, a winner of six Emmys and a regular on The Carol Burnett Show during the 1960s and '70s. Variety reports that Conway died at his Los Angeles home yesterday at the age of 85.
- The 2019 Cannes Film Festival got underway Tuesday with the premiere of director Jim Jarmusch's The Dead Don't Die starring Bill Murray, Adam Driver and Tilda Swinton. The Hollywood Reporter said the opening night "lacked a pulse" and the film was "slim but fun."
- The Walt Disney Company isn't slowing down in what Entertainment Weekly calls its "worldwide domination of the entertainment space." Disney was already the majority owner of Hulu, but on Tuesday, it revealed that thanks to a new deal it has assumed full operational control of the streaming service, effective immediately.
IT’S OFFICIAL: Disney takes full operational control of Hulu https://t.co/mUw2JdSfXm— ABC7 Eyewitness News (@ABC7) May 14, 2019