Protests and Riots

JCPS delivers preliminary list of sickout teacher names to state

JCPS delivers preliminary list of sickout teacher names to state

2 hours ago   |   WLKY

JCPS has delivered a preliminary list of names of teachers who called in sick to protest in Frankfort to the Kentucky Department of Education.
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When a ‘Be In' in Central Park Was Front-Page News

3 hours ago   |   NY Times

Fifty-two years ago, thousands came to Central Park for a counterculture happening that influenced decades of political gatherings there.
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Lyft drivers holding protest in downtown San Francisco

5 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

They say their goal is to dissuade investors from doing business with Lyft until they're treated better.
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Uber, Lyft drivers hold Los Angeles protest over wages

6 hours ago   |   ABC

Uber and Lyft drivers are holding a protest on Monday against wage cuts by the ride-share companies.
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Lehigh University students, staff stage silent protest over handling of professor sexual misconduct case

6 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

A blending of Lehigh University students and staff, carrying signs across Packer Avenue with a smattering of references to recent social justice movements, had one unifying...
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Gunshots fired at lawyer's office after cop's acquittal in teen death

6 hours ago   |   ABC

Former officer Michael Rosfeld was charged with homicide for shooting Antwon Rose II in the back as he ran away from a traffic stop.
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Lyft drivers are protesting outside the San Francisco hotel where company executives are pitching investors for its $21 billion IPO

Lyft drivers are protesting outside the San Francisco hotel where company executives are pitching investors for its $21 billion IPO

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Lyft's founders are set to pitch West Coast investors this week as part of their IPO roadshow. Protesters mobbed the Omni Hotel in San Francisco ahead of the scheduled meeting...
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Prosecutor Blames Bail System For Allowing White Man To Leave Jail After Vicious Assault Of Black Woman

8 hours ago   |   News One

Dallas County District Attorney John Creuzot pointed to the county's system for setting bonds as the reason that a white man caught on video viciously beating a Black woman...
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Nevada, Utah tribes join protest against plutonium shipments

9 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Thirteen tribes in Nevada and western Utah are urging President Donald Trump and Energy Secretary Rick Perry to suspend any shipments of weapons-grade plutonium to a site north...
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China Drops Its First ‘Belt and Road' Anchor in the G7-at Two Italian Ports

China Drops Its First ‘Belt and Road' Anchor in the G7-at Two Italian Ports

9 hours ago   |   Fortune

Despite protestations from the U.S. and disquiet within its own government, Italy on Saturday signed up for the Belt and Road Initiative-China's foreign-policy centerpiece that...
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Apple's new TV service sounds like a clone of Amazon Prime Video - here's...

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Apple announced Apple TV+ on Monday, an ad-free subscription video service that will debut this fall and include original TV shows. Apple's streaming effort is very similar to... Read more ...

IT'S HERE: Apple finally unveils its streaming TV service, Apple TV Channels

IT'S HERE: Apple finally unveils its streaming TV service, Apple TV Channels

Apple finally unveiled its long-rumored TV streaming service at an event on Monday. The service is Apple's latest venture into the television business. Apple announced the new... Read more ...

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead of apparent suicide

Father of Sandy Hook shooting victim found dead of apparent suicide

The father of one of the 20 kids massacred in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December 2012 in Newtown, Conn., was found dead Monday in an apparent suicide, cops... Read more ...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's streaming TV service

Apple announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself. Read more ...

Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service

Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service

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Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

Kenyan teacher who gives away 80 percent of his salary awarded $1M global prize

A math and physics teacher from rural Kenya, who gives away 80 percent of his monthly income to help the poor, wins a $1 million prize. Read more ...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to Mueller released

Jay Sekulow, an attorney for President Donald Trump, said Monday he does not want the written answers the president submitted to special counsel Robert Mueller to be released... Read more ...

Honoring rivalries: Packers at Bears to open 2019 schedule

Honoring rivalries: Packers at Bears to open 2019 schedule

PHOENIX - As part of the celebration of its 100th season, the NFL will have the Packers play at the Bears in the Thursday night kickoff game Sept. 5. Read more ...

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

Family behind Krispy Kreme, Panera Bread admits to Nazi ties

The German family behind Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Panera Bread, Pret a Manger and Einstein Bros. Bagels has finally come clean about their reported connection to the Nazis. “It... Read more ...