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When Cops Get Caught Sanitizing And Flat-Out Lying About Brutality

 

Few aspects of policing attract more scrutiny than an officer's use of force. And as people around the nation continue to voice concerns about the sometimes contentious relationship between citizens and law enforcement, it's become clear that police and the policed oft

Poll: Donald Trump Leads GOP Primary Rivals, Trails Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders

The Democratic front-runner maintains a 12-point lead over the Republican candidate nationally, while tying with Bush and Walker.

Donald Trump likes to say he's the only one of the 17 Republican presidential candidates who can beat Democratic front-runner Hillary Clint

MSNBC Cancels Three Shows As Ed Schultz, Other Hosts Depart

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"The Cycle," "Now With Alex Wagner" and "The Ed Show" are canceled as the shakeup continues.

MSNBC has canceled "The Cycle," "Now with Alex Wagner" and "The Ed Show" with Ed Schultz as the network reconfigures its afternoon line-up to focus more on breaking news, accordin

As Tech Booms, Workers Turn to Coding for Career Change

After Paul Minton graduated from college, he worked as a waiter, but always felt he should do more.

So Mr. Minton, a 26-year-old math major, took a three-month course in computer programming and data analysis. As a waiter, he made $20,000 a year. His starting salary last

Whitney Houston daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown dies aged 22

Bobbi Brown - 2012 photo

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, has died aged 22, a family representative has said.

Kristen Foster said she passed away on Sunday surrounded by her family and was "finally at peace in the arms of God".

Brown was discovered unresponsive in a

Entertainment News Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Another university is disassociating itself from the Bill Cosby school of thought.ter a years old deposition was exposed, recently, in which Cosby admitted to feigning interest in and giving drugs to women in order to have extramarital sex, Spelman College has an

When Cops Get Caught Sanitizing And Flat-Out Lying About Brutality

When Cops Get Caught Sanitizing And Flat-Out Lying About Brutality

  Few aspects of policing attract more scrutiny than an officer's use of force. And as people around the nation continue to voice concerns about the sometimes contentious relationship between citizens and law enforcement, it's become clear that police and the policed often have drastically different interpretations of the same incidents. In some cases, this disagreement may stem from an honest difference of opinion. Police violence -- and violence in general -- typically looks repulsive, whether you're...

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Poll: Donald Trump Leads GOP Primary Rivals, Trails Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders

Poll: Donald Trump Leads GOP Primary Rivals, Trails Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders

The Democratic front-runner maintains a 12-point lead over the Republican candidate nationally, while tying with Bush and Walker. Donald Trump likes to say he's the only one of the 17 Republican presidential candidates who can beat Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton, but a new poll from Quinnipiac University suggests that job may be better suited to one of Trump's rivals. The real estate mogul gets support from just 36 percent of registered voters nationwide in a hypothetical match-up against Clinton, while the former secretary of...

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MSNBC Cancels Three Shows As Ed Schultz, Other Hosts Depart

MSNBC Cancels Three Shows As Ed Schultz, Other Hosts Depart

"The Cycle," "Now With Alex Wagner" and "The Ed Show" are canceled as the shakeup continues. MSNBC has canceled "The Cycle," "Now with Alex Wagner" and "The Ed Show" with Ed Schultz as the network reconfigures its afternoon line-up to focus more on breaking news, according to a Thursday memo obtained by The Huffington Post.  MSNBC president Phil Griffin said in the memo that changes are being made to "build a new daytime lineup with the best live,...

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As Tech Booms, Workers Turn to Coding for Career Change

As Tech Booms, Workers Turn to Coding for Career Change

After Paul Minton graduated from college, he worked as a waiter, but always felt he should do more. So Mr. Minton, a 26-year-old math major, took a three-month course in computer programming and data analysis. As a waiter, he made $20,000 a year. His starting salary last year as a data scientist at a web start-up here was more than $100,000. “Six figures, right off the bat,” Mr. Minton said. “To me, it was astonishing.” Stories like his...

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Whitney Houston daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown dies aged 22

Whitney Houston daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown dies aged 22

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, has died aged 22, a family representative has said. Kristen Foster said she passed away on Sunday surrounded by her family and was "finally at peace in the arms of God". Brown was discovered unresponsive in a bathtub on 31 January and placed in a medically induced coma. She never regained consciousness. She was moved to a hospice in the city of Duluth, Georgia, a month ago after her...

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Homecoming: Obama Reunites With Half-Sister, Brings $1 Billion In Investments To Kenya

Homecoming: Obama Reunites With Half-Sister, Brings $1 Billion In Investments To Kenya

In his first visit to his father’s country since he became president, Barack Obama made his rounds with extended family, addressed economic development and announced more than $1 billion in investments to promote entrepreneurship at Nairobi’s Global Entrepreneurship Summit. He kicked off the two-day visit with the latter, making a point to announce that half of the $1 billion from government and private companies would benefit both young children and women entrepreneurs. “If half of your team is not playing,...

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Entertainment News Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Entertainment News  Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Another university is disassociating itself from the Bill Cosby school of thought. After a years old deposition was exposed, recently, in which Cosby admitted to feigning interest in and giving drugs to women in order to have extramarital sex, Spelman College has announced the end (at least temporarily) of a program boasting his and his wife Camille's name. The endowed professorship is meant "to bring positive attention and scholars to the campus," the HBCU explained in a statement, adding...

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Pacific trade ministers fail to reach de…

01-08-2015

Pacific trade ministers fail to reach deal in Hawaii talks

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover... Read more

Ex-cop accused of murdering motorist fre…

31-07-2015

Ex-cop accused of murdering motorist freed on bail

Police Officer Ray Tensing, who is accused of murdering Samuel DuBose during a traffic stop in Cincinnati, was released Thursday evening hours after his arraignment... Read more

Mexican judge suspends U.S. extradition …

31-07-2015

Mexican judge suspends U.S. extradition order for fugitive 'Chapo' Guzman

A Mexican judge temporarily suspended a U.S. extradition order on Friday for the fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman even though the federal attorney... Read more

'Gut-wrenching' decision: Search for tee…

31-07-2015

'Gut-wrenching' decision: Search for teens suspended

After hundreds of rescue workers fanned out across a massive swath of the Atlantic for a full week, the Coast Guard's search for two teenage... Read more

Exclusive: Donald Trump's companies have…

31-07-2015

Exclusive: Donald Trump's companies have sought visas to import at least 1,100 workers

By Mica Rosenberg, Ryan McNeill, Megan Twohey and Michelle Conlin NEW YORK (Reuters) - Donald Trump is staking his run for U.S. president in part... Read more

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NJ State Trooper Fires Weapon At Unarmed…

31-07-2015

NJ State Trooper Fires Weapon At Unarmed Teens Who Mistakenly Knocked On His Door

An off-duty New Jersey state trooper is under review after firing at three unarmed teenagers who mistakenly knocked on the door of his Sparta home... Read more

Florida Teacher Suspended For Duct Tapin…

31-07-2015

Florida Teacher Suspended For Duct Taping Kindergarteners’ Eyes As Punishment

Source: ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP/Getty... Read more

NEWS ROUNDUP: U.S. Department Of Educati…

31-07-2015

NEWS ROUNDUP: U.S. Department Of Education Creates Second Chance Pell Pilot Program For Inmates…AND MORE

In an ongoing effort to make changes within our criminal justice system, the Obama administration has launched a new initiative to help those who are... Read more

Two Cincinnati Cops In DuBose Shooting W…

31-07-2015

Two Cincinnati Cops In DuBose Shooting Were Sued In Earlier Death Of Unarmed Black Man

Two University of Cincinnati police officers involved in a fellow officer’s alleged cover-up in the shooting death of... Read more

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Emotions Are High

31-07-2015

Emotions Are High

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I Love Kayla

31-07-2015

I Love Kayla

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Ep. 104 Recap

31-07-2015

Ep. 104 Recap

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Rowdy Roddy Piper Dies at 61

31-07-2015

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Kendrick Lamar Wins Again with 'For Free…

31-07-2015

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Sports News

Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline (Yah…

01-08-2015

Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline (Yahoo Sports)

The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked... Read more

Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline (Yah…

01-08-2015

Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline (Yahoo Sports)

The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday's trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked... Read more

Fan favorite Flores homers in 12th, Mets…

31-07-2015

Fan favorite Flores homers in 12th, Mets beat Nationals 2-1 (Yahoo Sports)

New fan favorite Wilmer Flores hit a leadoff homer in the 12th inning to give the New York Mets a 2-1 victory over the Washington... Read more

Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays be…

31-07-2015

Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays beat Royals 7-6 in 11 (Yahoo Sports)

TORONTO (AP) -- Josh Donaldson singled home Troy Tulowitzki in the 11th inning and the new-look Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat Kansas City 7-6... Read more

Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays be…

31-07-2015

Donaldson drives in winning run, Jays beat Royals 7-6 in 11 (Yahoo Sports)

TORONTO (AP) -- Josh Donaldson singled home Troy Tulowitzki in the 11th inning and the new-look Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat Kansas City 7-6... Read more

Business News

Migrant journeys cross in Channel citade…

01-08-2015

Migrant journeys cross in Channel citadel

© AFP Justin Tallis Two migrants cling to the roof of a freight truck as they arrive at the Eurotunnel terminal in the English city... Read more

Air China's new cargo route is a 'game-c…

01-08-2015

Air China's new cargo route is a 'game-changer' for Canada

Air China Cargo is about to begin the first direct freighter service linking China with Canada, a route that will link Shanghai with Edmonton and... Read more

Wing part arrives in Paris for MH370 lin…

31-07-2015

Wing part arrives in Paris for MH370 link investigation: airport

Paris (AFP) - The wing part from a Boeing 777 that washed up on an Indian Ocean island arrived in Paris Saturday to be handed... Read more

The trooper who arrested Sandra Bland ha…

31-07-2015

The trooper who arrested Sandra Bland had been disciplined in 2014 for 'unprofessional conduct'

AP Photo/Eric Gay The trooper in question, Brian Encinia, is not pictured here. Texas Department of Public Safety Deputy Director Steve McCraw, center with glasses,... Read more

Kerry sets off on Mideast trip to Egypt,…

31-07-2015

Kerry sets off on Mideast trip to Egypt, Doha

© AFP/File Mandel Ngan US Secretary of State John Kerry testifies before the House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on the Iran nuclear agreement on Capitol... Read more

Political News

The 2016 Blast: Inside Hillary Clinton's…

31-07-2015

By Henry C. Jackson THE CLOCK: 466 days until Election Day 2016 … Story Continued Below DEBATE CLOCK: SIX days... Read more

Super Pac Friday: Five takeaways

31-07-2015

There’s Jeb, and then there’s everybody else. It came as no surprise that Jeb Bush is the uncontested Sultan of... Read more

Hillary releases eight years of tax retu…

31-07-2015

Hillary releases eight years of tax returns

Getty By Josh Gerstein 7/31/15 6:21 PM EDT Updated 7/31/15 10:45 PM EDT Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her... Read more

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