‘A Day’s Work’ takes a hard, engaging look at safety of temp workers

The film ‘A Day’s Work’ focuses on the story of Lawrence Daquan Davis, a 21-year-old temp worker at a Bacardi bottling plant in Jacksonville, Florida. He was killed in 2012, just 90 minutes into his first day on the job, after a scant 15-minute training session and amid what Fed-OSHA later determined to be a […]

‘I didn’t kill anybody,’ says contractor in deadly Philly building collapse

A June 2013 building collapse in Philadelphia killed six people and injured 13 more when a neighboring Salvation Army Thrift Store was crushed. Griffin Campbell, who was hired to demolish the adjacent building, is charged with involuntary manslaughter, aggravated assault and other offenses. On the witness stand last week in his third-degree murder trial, he […]

‘Ka’ set to return full version to MGM Grand stage

Eighteen months after it was pulled down for a tragedy, the Final Battle Scene is returning to Cirque du Soleil’s “Ka” at MGM Grand in Las Vegas. A formal unveiling of the new scene is set for Dec. 3 at the show’s theater. This was the act from which a performer fell 94 feet to […]