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NYPD fires officer 5 years after Garner's chokehold death

3 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

NEW YORK - After five years of investigations and protests, the New York City Police Department on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner...
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New California Study Shows ‘Red Flag' Laws May Help Stop Mass Shootings Across the Country

3 minutes ago   |   Time

In 2018, a 30-year-old car dealership employee allegedly told a coworker that if he was fired, he planned to shoot his supervisors and other employees. The coworker warned a...
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Ghost Ship Trial: Family of victims told to gather at courthouse

13 minutes ago   |   ABC

The families of victims in the deadly 2016 Ghost Ship fire have begun arriving at the courthouse. They say they received calls from a victim liaison that they "definitely" want...
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Governor brings big tech to the table after El Paso attack

25 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

DALLAS - Texas' governor is bringing Google, Facebook and Twitter to the table in wake of a mass shooting in El Paso that left 22 people dead. Republican Gov. Greg Abbott...
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The Fire Last Time

30 minutes ago   |   Foreign Affairs

This October marks the tenth anniversary of the Geneva Agreed Framework, which was signed by Washington and Pyongyang on October 21, 1994, ending the first nuclear standoff...
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Sports radio host Matt Jones fired from TV show after announcing Mitch McConnell book

33 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

After unveiling his plans to write a critical book of the Senate Majority Leader, host gets ousted from the show he created.
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Democratic 2020 candidates laud axing of NYPD cop involved in Eric Garner's choke-hold death: ‘Finally'

47 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

Democratic presidential hopefuls found common ground in applauding the Monday firing of the NYPD cop blamed for Eric Garner's choke-hold death. “Finally,” New York Sen. Kirsten...
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Lead scrubbed from Paris streets as Notre Dame work resumes

Lead scrubbed from Paris streets as Notre Dame work resumes

59 minutes ago   |   New York Post

PARIS - Specialists shoring up fire-damaged Notre Dame Cathedral returned Monday to the Paris site for the first time in nearly a month, this time wearing disposable underwear...
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Finally: New York City cop fired for illegal chokehold death of Eric Garner

1 hour ago   |   Think Progress   |   3 articles

Five years after Eric Garner's death - an event that galvanized the cry “I can't breathe” into a national campaign against police brutality and spawned the Black Lives Matter...
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Elton John Criticizes ‘Malicious' Coverage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's French Vacation

1 hour ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Sir Elton John spoke out against recent “malicious” press attention on Meghan, Duchess of Sussex , and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex , during their private vacation at the...
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Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

Authorities are searching for a man caught on camera swinging a sword at another man during a fight over a discarded cart that was left in a pile of trash. Read more ...

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

WASHINGTON - Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program. Read more ...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

Authorities say they foiled three potential mass shootings this weekend after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out. Read more ...

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the chokehold death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday. O'Neill's widely expected decision... Read more ...

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Way to go, Diesel! Read more ...

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Dramatic video shows a racing school bus lose control and crash at Sportsdome Speedway in Clarksville. Read more ...

Warren apologizes for 'harm I have caused' at Native American event

Warren apologizes for 'harm I have caused' at Native American event

Sen. Elizabeth Warren apologized Monday to a Native American audience over her handling of past claims of native ancestry, telling a group of tribal leaders that she realized... Read more ...

Twitter, Facebook suspend China-linked disinformation campaigns targeting...

Twitter, Facebook suspend China-linked disinformation campaigns targeting Hong Kong

Twitter and Facebook today announced takedowns of Chinese government-linked disinformation campaigns that sought to undermine the protests in Hong Kong. Twitter said in a blog... Read more ...