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AP-NORC poll: White Democrats grow more critical of police

July 1, 2020

DETROIT (AP) — As a national reckoning over racism and policing grips the nation, white Democrats are far more likely now than they were a few years ago to think police brutality is a serious... more »»

Astronauts perform 2nd spacewalk to swap station batteries

July 1, 2020

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Astronauts performed their second spacewalk in under a week Wednesday to replace old batteries outside the International Space Station. more »»

Pilot killed in fighter jet crash at Shaw Air Force Base

July 1, 2020

SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — A military pilot has died in the crash of a fighter jet during a training mission at Shaw Air Force Base in South Carolina. more »»

Weinstein reaches tentative $19M deal with accusers

July 1, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York state's attorney general and... more »»

Rudolfo Anaya, ‘godfather’ of Chicano literature, dies at 82

July 1, 2020

RIO RANCHO, N.M. (AP) — Rudolfo Anaya, a writer who helped launch the 1970s Chicano Literature Movement with his novel “Bless Me, Ultima,” a book celebrated by Latinos, has died at 82. more »»

5 officers investigated over use of force at Austin protests

July 1, 2020

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Five Austin police officers are on paid administrative duty amid an investigation into the use of what authorities call “less lethal” force during May protests against police... more »»

Protester hit by Iowa governor's SUV sure it was intentional

July 1, 2020

ACKLEY, Iowa (AP) — An SUV carrying Iowa Go. more »»

City crews remove some barriers from Seattle protest zone

July 1, 2020

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle city crews used heavy equipment Tuesday to remove makeshift barriers around the city’s “occupied” protest zone following two fatal shootings in the are. more »»

Council leader: Plan to cut $1B from NYPD expected to pass

July 1, 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers were expected Tuesday to approve shifting $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year, acknowledging protesters' demands t... more »»

Judge temporarily blocks tell-all book by Trump's niece

July 1, 2020

A tell-all book by President Donald Trump’s niece cannot be published until a judge decides the merits of claims by the president’s brother that its publication would violate a pact among family... more »»

With a pen stroke, Mississippi drops Confederate-themed flag

July 1, 2020

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — With a stroke of the governor’s pen, Mississippi is retiring the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem — a symbol that’s widely condemned as racist. more »»

California border region agrees to backpedal on reopening

July 1, 2020

CALEXICO, Calif. (AP) — A farming region on California's border with Mexico has sent hundreds of patients to hospitals outside the area, an official said Tuesday, as its leaders accepted Gov. more »»

1 of 2 Oklahoma officers shot during traffic stop dies

June 30, 2020

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — One of the two Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officers who were shot during a traffic stop has died, authorities said Tuesday.

Police Chief Wendell Franklin said Sgt. more »»

With a pen stroke, Mississippi drops Confederate-themed flag

June 30, 2020

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — With a stroke of the governor’s pen, Mississippi is retiring the last state flag in the U.S. with the Confederate battle emblem — a symbol that’s widely condemned as racist. more »»

High court sparks new battle over church-state separation

June 30, 2020

The Supreme Court elated religious freedom advocates and alarmed secular groups with its Tuesday ruling on public funding for religious education, a decision whose long-term effect on the... more »»

Judge halts Iowa's new 24-hour waiting period for abortion

June 30, 2020

An Iowa judge issued an injunction halting the state’s latest abortion restriction, a 24-hour waiting period, on Tuesday, a day before the measure was set to become law.

Republican Gov. more »»

New Mexico tribe transforms old casino into movie studio

June 30, 2020

TESUQUE PUEBLO, N.M. (AP) — A small northern New Mexico Native American tribe has opened a movie studio in a former casino that it hopes will lure big productions. more »»

Ex-Atlanta officer who killed Rayshard Brooks granted bond

June 30, 2020

ATLANTA (AP) — The former Atlanta police officer who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks can be free on bond while his case is pending, a judge ruled Tuesday. more »»

 
 

 

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