Top 5 things people are talking about on Friday, May 19

1. Suspect in Times Square incident charged with murder (Click for all of our coverage) 

18-year-old Alyssa Elsman of Michigan died and NYC Mayor de Blasio confirms 23 people were injured.

Television images taken at the scene midday Thursday, showed people being taken away on stretchers.

2. Former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes has died

Ailes resigned from Fox News last year following controversy over sexual harassment allegations. He was accused of sexually harassing several former Fox News employees.

3. Zac Efron to play Ted Bundy in upcoming film

According to the Hollywood Reporter, the film, titled Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, will be told through the perspective of Bundy’s girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer.

News of the casting decision was met with mixed opinions, as some people believe Efron’s good looks perfectly represent Bundy’s infamous charming nature, while others think the notorious comedy and musical actor won’t be able to handle such a dramatic role.

4. Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation of WikiLeaks founder

5. School choir gives airplane passengers musical treat

The Saguaro Schools Voices, a student choir from Saguaro High School in Scottsdale, Arizona, burst into a rendition of the National Anthem during a flight from San Francisco to Phoenix.

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