Violence

Following Charter Commission Vote, Minneapolis City Leaders Push Ahead With Efforts To Change Police

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minneapolis leaders who pledged to dismantle the city's Police Department in the wake of George Floyd's death won't achieve the type of structural overhaul to...
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Kristin Raworth: Sexual violence survivors deserve better

2 hours ago   |   National Post

Earlier this week, Daisy Coleman committed suicide. For those who don't know her or haven't watched the documentary on Netflix about her, called "Audrie & Daisy," Daisy was a...
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Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

3 hours ago   |   WGAL

Police declared an unlawful assembly late Thursday and officers worked to push protesters away from a precinct.
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Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

3 hours ago   |   KSBW   |   2 articles

Police declared an unlawful assembly late Thursday and officers worked to push protesters away from a precinct.
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More Protests Erupt in Portland Outside a Police Precinct After Mayor Decries Violence

6 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Violent clashes between protesters and police in Portland, Oregon, this week have ratcheted up tensions in the city days after an agreement between state and federal officials...
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Compton community mourns young basketball star gunned down in South LA

7 hours ago   |   ABC

Heartbroken family and friends are remembering Semaj Miller, a 14-year-old standout basketball player from Compton who was shot and killed in South Los Angeles.
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If de Blasio can't even lie about the crime wave right, how's he going to end it?

If de Blasio can't even lie about the crime wave right, how's he going to end it?

12 hours ago   |   New York Post

When it comes to explaining New York's crime spike, Mayor Bill de Blasio can't even keep his excuses straight. So why should anyone think he'll be able to do anything to curb...
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Violence at Rikers at an ‘All-Time High' Despite City's Promise to Curb It

14 hours ago   |   NY Times

A federal monitor found that the number of times guards at the jail complex used force against inmates rose 54 percent, even as its population shrank.
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COVID Orange County update: Death toll nears 700, hospitalization numbers decline

15 hours ago   |   ABC

The Orange County Health Care Agency reported 32 COVID-19 fatalities on Thursday, raising the coronavirus death toll to 697, but the number of hospitalizations edged down.
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Illinois trucking company won't deliver to cities who defund police

Illinois trucking company won't deliver to cities who defund police

16 hours ago   |   WGN TV

SUMMIT, Ill. - An Illinois trucking company will no longer make shipments to cities that are calling to defund or disband police departments. Mike Kucharski, of Summit-based...
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President Trump to ban dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

President Trump to ban dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

The move turns up the pressure on negotiations over the popular video app's future through a potential sale. Read more ...

Hagerty rides Trump support to Senate GOP primary win in Tennessee

Hagerty rides Trump support to Senate GOP primary win in Tennessee

Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan Bill Hagerty has won the Tennessee Republican primary for an open U.S. Senate seat behind the endorsement of President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

Protesters rally in Portland as mayor decries violence

Police declared an unlawful assembly late Thursday and officers worked to push protesters away from a precinct. Read more ...

Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

Michelle Obama says she's suffering from 'low-grade depression'

It's a familiar feeling for many Americans. Read more ...

President Trump signs executive orders to ban TikTok, WeChat in 45 days

President Trump signs executive orders to ban TikTok, WeChat in 45 days

WASHINGTON - President Trump issued executive orders Thursday evening prohibiting Americans from transacting with the owners of popular mobile apps TikTok and WeChat. The... Read more ...

Trump bans U.S. transactions with TikTok and WeChat starting September 20

Trump bans U.S. transactions with TikTok and WeChat starting September 20

President Donald Trump banned U.S. transactions with China's ByteDance, owner of video-sharing app TikTok, and Tencent, operator of messenger app WeChat., Read more ...

'External interference through a rocket or bomb or other act' possible cause...

'External interference through a rocket or bomb or other act' possible cause for Beirut blast - Lebanon's president

Lebanon's President did not rule out that a series of powerful explosions in the Port of Beirut were caused by a rocket or a bomb. The authorities previously stated that the... Read more ...

Trump's vaguely-worded executive order targeting Tencent initially wiped $45...

Trump's vaguely-worded executive order targeting Tencent initially wiped $45 billion off its value

Tencent's stock fell as much as 10% after Trump issued a vaguely-worded executive order banning US individuals and companies from doing business with its chat app WeChat. A... Read more ...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has tested positive for coronavirus

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NY attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

NY attorney general seeks to dissolve NRA

New York's attorney general is suing the National Rifle Association, seeking to put the powerful gun advocacy organization out of business over allegations that high-ranking... Read more ...