Five decades after the Newark riots, The Times wants to hear from those who lived in Newark at the time or were otherwise affected by what happened.
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- Tell Us Your Stories From the Newark Riots
By RICK ROJAS - Friday Jun 23, 2017
- Disney Slapped With Lawsuit Over ‘Guardians of the Galaxy,’ ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Effects
By Tim Kenneally, provided by
- Monday Jul 17, 2017
Visual effects firm says that Disney contracted with people who stole the technologyThe company was slapped with a lawsuit on Monday by a visual effects company, which claims that its technology was misappropriated for “Beauty and the Beast,” “Guardians of the Galaxy” and Avengers:“[I]n all of the film industry and media accolades about the record-breaking success of ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ and the acclaimed cutting-edge digital MOVA Contour technology that made the film’s success possible, nowhere is it mentioned that the patented and copyright-protected MOVA Contour technology was stolen from its inventor and developer, Rearden LLC, and its owner Rearden Mova LLC,” the suit reads.Nowhere is it mentioned that although Disney had previously contracted with Rearden LLC and its controlled entities on four previous major motion pictures to use MOVA Contour and knew of a Rearden Demand Letter to one of the thieves demanding immediate return of the stolen MOVA Contour system, Disney nonetheless contracted with the thieves to use the stolen MOVA Contour system.
- 50 years after the uprising: Five Days of Unrest That Shaped, and Haunted, Newark
By RICK ROJAS and KHORRI ATKINSON - Tuesday Jul 11, 2017
Fifty years ago, starting on July 12, 1967, racial tensions in Newark exploded. Here are some recollections of that time and how it has shaped the present.
- Teenager loses part of hand lighting illegal fireworks in Newark
By Filipa Ioannou - Wednesday Jul 5, 2017
The man was putting a mortar into a tube on the 36000 block of Port Sailwood Drive in Newark when an explosion occurred, blowing away part of the teen’s hand, according to Aisha Knowles, a spokeswoman for the Alameda County Fire Department.Newark is one of a handful of Bay Area cities that allow the use of “safe and sane” fireworks, but the pyrotechnics that injured the young man were an illegal variety, according to Knowles.“It was a mortar round, definitely illegal, not safe and sane,” said Capt. Chomnan Loth, a spokesman for the Newark Police Department.
- 50 years later, Newark still healing from riots
By AP - By AP - Monday Jul 10, 2017
For four days in July of 1967, Newark was the epicenter of black rage. The rioting left 26 dead, more than 700 injured and nearly 1,500 arrested, mostly black. (July 10)
- Tourism in Newark? 50 years after riots, city says it's time
By BETH J. HARPAZ, AP Travel Editor - Wednesday Jul 5, 2017
Tour company founder Emily Manz points out everything from Nasto's ice cream parlor , made famous in an episode of "The Sopranos," to a church, St. Stephan's, that appeared in the movie "War of the Worlds."On a recent day, another downtown gem, Military Park , was busy with kids riding a carousel, a jazz band playing and the after-work crowd mingling at a trendy park eatery, BURG.New Jersey Devils hockey games and more at the Prudential Center , concerts and shows at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and Newark International Airport, among America's 20 busiest airports.Downtown Newark hotels include the historic Robert Treat , which has hosted four U.S. presidents; the Hilton at Newark Penn Station , popular with airline crews; and the Indigo boutique hotel.Treasures at the Newark Museum, a 10-minute walk from Newark Penn Station, include an 1885 mansion called the Ballantine House , a room of paintings by Joseph Stella, a Tibetan altar visited by the Dalai Lama and impressive collections of Native American and African-American art.Before hopping the train back to New York, Vartanian heads to the Ironbound, where dining options range from old-school bacalhau at Seabra's Marisqueira to tapas with a hipster vibe at Mompou .On a recent day, she also took a visitor to the Off the Hanger boutique , where "Newark Vs Everybody" T-shirts are prominently displayed; the Jimenez Tobacco cigar lounge and bar; Casa D'Paco , an Ironbound restaurant; and Gateway Project Spaces , an art gallery adjacent to Newark Penn Station.Riots rocked more than 100 cities in 1967, and many — including Newark's, which erupted after the arrest of a black cabdriver — were sparked by allegations of police brutality amid racial inequality and lack of opportunity in African-American communities.