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Man charged in attack against Associated Press photographer

4 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

A man who police say assaulted an Associated Press photographer in Philadelphia as the journalist was on assignment covering the city's police commissioner was charged in the...
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Ontario MP Marwan Tabbara charged with assault, break and enter and criminal harassment, police say

10 minutes ago   |   National Post

Liberal Member of Parliament Marwan Tabbara was charged by police in a neighbouring Ontario riding after his arrest for an alleged assault, break and enter and harassment.
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Ex-Colts OL Joe Staysniak Suspended by Radio Station for Racist Comments

26 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Former Indianapolis Colts offensive lineman Joe Staysniak received a one-week suspension without pay from WFNI Radio in Indianapolis on Friday for racist comments he made...
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'Social Change' volunteers help fill immediate needs of South Side residents

36 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Volunteers with "Social Change" help residents with immediate needs for food and baby products after stores in their area were damaged or boarded up as a result of fallout from...
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Repeated imagery of police brutality can have devastating effects on mental health. Here are 3 strategies to cope with the trauma

Repeated imagery of police brutality can have devastating effects on mental health. Here are 3 strategies to cope with the trauma

40 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider spoke with mental health experts about the trauma of police brutality and its significant effects on African-American employees. There is a long history of...
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Questions about South Korean coronavirus tests linger in Maryland

44 minutes ago   |   Baltimore Sun

As Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan touts progress in coronavirus testing - expanded locations, no need for a doctor's note - he continues to be questioned about whether...
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Port of Albany expansion clears a regulatory hurdle in Bethlehem

58 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Plans to expand the Port of Albany by 80 acres to the south into the town of Bethlehem received a boost last week when the town planning board agreed to accept the State...
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US military launch airstrikes against Taliban as Afghanistan ceasefire ends

US military launch airstrikes against Taliban as Afghanistan ceasefire ends

1 hour ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The US conducted its first air strikes against the Taliban since a rare ceasefire between the insurgents and Afghan forces ended more than a week ago. The two assaults took...
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Walter Ogrod, man serving time for murder of 4-year-old Barbara Jean Horn, freed on bail

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Walter Ogrod, the man serving nearly three decades on death row for a child's murder, is - for now - a free man.
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What to watch this weekend on Netflix, HBO, and more

What to watch this weekend on Netflix, HBO, and more

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Between traditional television, video-on-demand releases, and a growing number of streaming services, it can be hard to keep up with what one should watch week to week. Fortune...
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DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

“The section of 16th street in front of the White House is now officially ‘Black Lives Matter Plaza,'” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted. Read more ...

US economy adds 2.5 million jobs in May, unemployment falls to 13.3%

US economy adds 2.5 million jobs in May, unemployment falls to 13.3%

The US economy added 2.5 million jobs last month as the nation began its recovery from the coronavirus crisis, the feds said Friday. The nation's unemployment rate dropped to... Read more ...

National updates: Some protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for...

National updates: Some protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for change

Many demonstrations were more subdued for a second night as marches Thursday turned into memorials for Floyd, who was the focus of a heartfelt tribute Thursday in Minneapolis... Read more ...

Trump said he hopes George Floyd is 'looking down' from heaven and...

Trump said he hopes George Floyd is 'looking down' from heaven and appreciating the US' strong May jobs report: 'It's a great day for him'

Trump touted a strong May jobs report and said he hoped George Floyd, the Minneapolis man who died in an interaction with police ten days ago, was looking down and appreciating... Read more ...

'Greatest miss in forecasting history': 4 economists and strategists react...

'Greatest miss in forecasting history': 4 economists and strategists react to Friday's surprising May jobs report

The May jobs report released Friday from the Labor Department showed the US economy gained 2.5 million jobs and the unemployment rate declined to 13.3%. It was a major surprise... Read more ...

Video shows Sacramento police officer use neck restraint on 18-year-old...

Video shows Sacramento police officer use neck restraint on 18-year-old after protests

The Sacramento Police Department is now investigating the incident. Read more ...

Oklahoma State gets postseason ban, 3 years of probation, other punishments...

Oklahoma State gets postseason ban, 3 years of probation, other punishments from NCAA

Former assistant coach Lamont Evans accepted thousands of dollars in bribes, and now the Cowboys' basketball team is being punished. Read more ...

Gov. Cuomo condemns Buffalo police for shoving 75-year-old protester

Gov. Cuomo condemns Buffalo police for shoving 75-year-old protester

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday said Buffalo police shoving a 75-year-old protester, causing him to fall and bash his head, was “fundamentally offensive.” Read more ...

COVID-19 UPDATE: 11 deaths, 387 new positive cases in Iowa

COVID-19 UPDATE: 11 deaths, 387 new positive cases in Iowa

The Iowa Department of Public Health reports the latest statistics on COVID-19 in real time. Read more ...

Washington DC paints huge 'Black Lives Matter' mural on street leading up to...

Washington DC paints huge 'Black Lives Matter' mural on street leading up to White House

A massive "Black Lives Matter" mural was painted on the street in Washington, DC, on the same road leading up to White House and the church where President Donald Trump posed... Read more ...