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St. Louis police probe claim that officer called BLM 'domestic terrorists' in Facebook post - ABC News

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 02:14

Miami Herald

St. Louis police probe claim that officer called BLM 'domestic terrorists' in Facebook post
ABC News
The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating reports that one of its officers posted a meme on Facebook that referred to Black Lives Matter protesters as "domestic terrorists," according to a local newspaper. The announcement came ...
When Will Black Lives Matter in St. Louis?New York Times
St. Louis Cop Calls Black Lives Matter 'Klan With A Tan' and 'Domestic Terrorists'Newsweek
St. Louis launches investigation into 'domestic terrorist' meme from police officerGOPUSA
KMOV.com -SFist -News18
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Trump Administration Red Tape Tangles up Visas for Skilled Foreigners, Data Shows - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 00:12

U.S. News & World Report

Trump Administration Red Tape Tangles up Visas for Skilled Foreigners, Data Shows
U.S. News & World Report
FILE PHOTO: International passengers arrive at Washington Dulles International Airport after the U.S. Supreme Court granted parts of the Trump administration's emergency request to put its travel ban into effect later in the week pending further ...
Indian IT companies look to benefit from fresh H-1B visa processEconomic Times
Indian IT To Benefit From Fresh Processing Of H-1B VisasNDTV
Premium Processing Now Available for Cap H-1B VisasThe National Law Review
Times of India -The Hindu -The Telegraph -Saipan Tribune
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Indian IT companies look to benefit from fresh H-1B visa process - Economic Times

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 23:41

Indian IT companies look to benefit from fresh H-1B visa process
Economic Times
The US has resumed premium processing of H-1B work visa petitions, six months after it was suspended in March to clear the backlog of long-pending petitions. This will help Indian IT companies, who are the biggest users of these visas, to better plan ...

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An 'existential crisis'? How John Kelly reacted to Donald Trump's threats against North Korea - Telegraph.co.uk

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 23:30

Telegraph.co.uk

An 'existential crisis'? How John Kelly reacted to Donald Trump's threats against North Korea
Telegraph.co.uk
John Kelly, Donald Trump's chief-of-staff, appeared to go through an "existential crisis" on Tuesday, social media users joked, as he listened to the president's address to the UN General Assembly. Mr Trump used his maiden address to the world's ...
Report: Trump Chief of Staff Ensuring 'Exposure to Populist Nationalism Now Close to Zero'Breitbart News
John Kelly spotted with his head in his hands, staring at the ground during Trump's UN speechWashington Examiner
Here are some pictures of John KellyVICE News
Heavy.com -Hot Air -Metro US -The Daily Dot
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Suspect in Starbucks robbery may sue man who stopped him - SFGate

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 23:02

SFGate

Suspect in Starbucks robbery may sue man who stopped him
SFGate
A man credited with stopping a robbery of a Starbucks in July might now be sued by the suspect, over wounds the would-be robber received from the Good Samaritan. Ryan Flores, 30, is facing charges for second-degree robbery and assault with a deadly ...
Starbucks robbery suspect may sue 'Good Samaritan' who stopped himWSMV Nashville
Suspect in Starbucks armed robbery may sue good SamaritanKTRK-TV
Armed robbery suspect may sue good Samaritan who thwarted him in FresnoKABC-TV
whnt.com -WKMG Orlando -WTVD-TV -Daily Mail
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Price's private-jet travel breaks precedent - Politico

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 21:32

Politico

Price's private-jet travel breaks precedent
Politico
In a sharp departure from his predecessors, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price last week took private jets on five separate flights for official business, at a cost of tens of thousands of dollars more than commercial travel. The secretary's ...
HHS Secretary Tom Price has flown a private jet for work trips 5 times in the last week aloneThe Week Magazine
Tom Price took five private jets last week for official business: ReportWashington Examiner
Tom Price Used Private Planes For Trump Admin Business & Cost Taxpayers A Small Fortune — REPORTBustle
Philly.com -Daily Beast -Carbonated.tv (blog)
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Mueller team questions deputy AG amid probe of Comey firing - The Sun Herald

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 21:07

U.S. News & World Report

Mueller team questions deputy AG amid probe of Comey firing
The Sun Herald
Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators has questioned Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein as they probe the firing of former FBI Director James Comey. That's according to a person familiar with the investigation who spoke on ...
Report: Mueller Team Interviewed Rod RosensteinDaily Beast
Special Counsel's Office Interviewed Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinWall Street Journal (subscription)
Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein interviewed over FBI ex-director's firing: WSJReuters

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Hillary Clinton slams President Trump's 'very dark, dangerous' United Nations speech - New York Daily News

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 20:11

New York Daily News

Hillary Clinton slams President Trump's 'very dark, dangerous' United Nations speech
New York Daily News
Hillary Clinton wasn't the one speaking to the United Nations Tuesday, but she knew what she would have said. The former presidential nominee joined Stephen Colbert on “The Late Show” and blasted President Trump's speech as “very dark, dangerous.”.
'Late Show': Hillary Clinton Calls Putin A Manspreader; Says She's “Paula Revere”Deadline
Clinton criticizes Trump's 'rocket man' nickname for North Korean leaderThe Hill (blog)
Hillary Clinton Tears Into Trump's 'Dark And Dangerous' UN SpeechHuffPost
Bustle -TheBlaze.com -Refinery29 -TheWrap
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Rep. DiSanto slammed for Facebook post about protesters - Rapid City Journal

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 19:38

Rapid City Journal

Rep. DiSanto slammed for Facebook post about protesters
Rapid City Journal
State Rep. Lynne DiSanto, R-Box Elder, was criticized by the state Democratic Party and others Tuesday for a Facebook post that appeared to make light of protesters stricken by vehicles. The post consisted of a drawing of an SUV mowing down stick ...
GOP State Lawmaker Shares Meme Encouraging Cars To Hit ProtestersTPM
South Dakota lawmaker shares 'All Lives Splatter' memeUSA TODAY
SD House Whip's Facebook Post Drawing CriticismKDLT News

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Trump Administration Wants to Make It Easier to Sell US Guns Overseas - Newsweek

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 19:16

Newsweek

Trump Administration Wants to Make It Easier to Sell US Guns Overseas
Newsweek
The Trump administration is lending a hand to U.S. gun makers who want to sell small arms to foreign buyers. The move to ease restrictions on small arms sales overseas would see the international non-military firearms sales becoming the remit of the ...
Trump administration wants to make it easier for American companies to sell guns overseasWashington Examiner
Gun stocks surge on report Trump is preparing to ease rules for overseas sales of US gunsCNBC
Have Gun, Will Travel: Gun Stocks Jump On Trump Plan To Ease ExportsInvestor's Business Daily
TheStreet.com -Seeking Alpha
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GOP Leaders Signal Graham-Cassidy Support - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:55

U.S. News & World Report

GOP Leaders Signal Graham-Cassidy Support
U.S. News & World Report
Republicans are pushing forward with what may be their last chance to repeal Obamacare, as a bipartisan effort to stabilize the current law looks to have failed. By Gabrielle Levy, Political Reporter |Sept. 19, 2017, at 6:54 p.m.. GOP Leaders Signal ...
Cruel September shifts to DemocratsThe Hill
Democrats ask base for one more ACA rescue missionWashington Post
Jimmy Kimmel criticizes Louisiana Sen. Bill Cassidy over last-ditch Obamacare repealBusiness Insider
New York Times -Politico -ABC News -The Denver Post
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Cornell Fraternity Closes Indefinitely After Racially Charged Attack - New York Times

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:52

CBS News

Cornell Fraternity Closes Indefinitely After Racially Charged Attack
New York Times
The alumni board of a Cornell University fraternity has decided to close the school's chapter indefinitely, the school said Tuesday, after students who may have been involved in the fraternity were accused of attacking a black student, beating him and ...
Cornell fraternity chapter closes days after reported Collegetown assaultIthaca Journal
BSU Declares 'State of Emergency,' Cornell President Launches Initiatives Following AssaultCornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
Cornell U. Announces Steps After Apparent Hate CrimeThe Chronicle of Higher Education (blog)
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun -Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun -Cornell Chronicle -University Statements - Cornell University
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Sinkhole swallows part of Florida home - ABC News

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:15

ExpressNewsline

Sinkhole swallows part of Florida home
ABC News
A huge sinkhole opened up in a city northwest of Orlando, Florida, this morning, damaging part of a home. According to ABC affiliate WFTS, emergency crews responded to the house in Apopka, Florida, around 8:30 a.m.. Officials told WFTS the sinkhole is ...
Sinkhole swallows portion of Apopka homeWFTV Orlando
Apopka home spared by Irma swallowed by sinkholeWKMG Orlando
VIDEO: Sinkhole swallows part of Florida homeWSAV-TV
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Sessions Visits a Sanctuary City, Tells it to Stop - NBCNews.com

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:15

NBCNews.com

Sessions Visits a Sanctuary City, Tells it to Stop
NBCNews.com
Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday visited Portland — a sanctuary city — to rail against what he calls the evils of such jurisdictions, bringing up an alleged undocumented immigrant rapist in their midst to make his case. Sanctuary policies ...
Sessions blasts California lawmakers for passing sanctuary state bill, says lives at stakeFox News
Attorney General Jeff Sessions slams sanctuary cities, cites Portland caseOregonLive.com
Jeff Sessions: Sanctuary policies 'a trafficker, smuggler, or gang member's best friend'Washington Examiner
kgw.com -89.3 KPCC -KING5.com -Willamette Week
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On Rosh Hashanah, Jewish communities try repenting for gun violence and racism - Washington Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:08

Washington Post

On Rosh Hashanah, Jewish communities try repenting for gun violence and racism
Washington Post
The synagogue members hammered stakes into the ground on a hot September afternoon, then draped each one with a t-shirt bearing the name of a person killed by gunshot. With each blow, they clanged out a memorial for a crime they did not commit.
You Don't Have to Be Jewish to Celebrate Rosh HashanaNew York Times
Black, Jewish And Avoiding The Synagogue On The High Holy DaysNPR
Sacred yet casual: Rosh Hashanah Under the Stars is a regional traditionBaltimore Sun
Miami Herald -Daily Beast -U.S. News & World Report -MyCentralJersey.com
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41 States To Investigate Pharmaceutical Companies Over Opioids - NPR

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 15:02

NPR

41 States To Investigate Pharmaceutical Companies Over Opioids
NPR
The attorneys general of 41 U.S. states said Tuesday they're banding together to investigate the makers and distributors of powerful opioid painkillers that have, over the last decade, led to a spike in opiate addictions and overdose deaths. The ...
5 drug manufacturers, 3 distributors now in sights of investigation by attorneys general, including Maura HealeyMassLive.com
Iowa becomes part of multistate opioid probeThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
States expand investigation of opioid makers, distributorsChicago Tribune
Boston Herald -Texas Tribune -WJLA -DesMoinesRegister.com
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Republicans rethinking plan to slash taxes for the rich - Politico

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 13:39

Politico

Republicans rethinking plan to slash taxes for the rich
Politico
Republicans have begun rethinking their plans to slash taxes on the rich, a major change in direction driven by political and budgetary realities. Though both the Trump administration and House Republicans have proposed steep cuts for the wealthy ...
Senators nearing deal on budget's tax provisionsThe Hill
White House considers abandoning some tax cuts for the wealthyChicago Tribune
AP Sources: GOP Tentatively Agree on Tax NumberU.S. News & World Report
Forbes -Reuters -SFGate -Bloomberg
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Democratic lawmakers arrested outside Trump Tower for DACA protest - The Hill

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:43

The Hill

Democratic lawmakers arrested outside Trump Tower for DACA protest
The Hill
Three Hispanic House Democrats were arrested outside Trump Tower on Tuesday during a protest to demand action on shielding young undocumented immigrants from deportation. Democratic Reps. Luis Gutierrez · Luis GutierrezHouse Dem: We'll shut ...
Democratic lawmakers arrested outside Trump TowerWashington Post
Mark-Viverito arrested during protest at Trump TowerNew York Post
3 Democratic Congressmen Arrested at Protest Outside Trump TowerTIME
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Colorado police search for 'Mad Pooper' seen defecating in front of kids - WTVD-TV

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:43

WTVD-TV

Colorado police search for 'Mad Pooper' seen defecating in front of kids
WTVD-TV
Police in Colorado need help finding a woman who was caught defecating on a sidewalk in front of children. (WLS). Tuesday, September 19, 2017 01:43PM. COLORADO SPRING, Colorado --. Colorado police are searching for a woman who was caught ...

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UVA frat brothers will get to sue Rolling Stone for rape article - New York Post

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:27

New York Post

UVA frat brothers will get to sue Rolling Stone for rape article
New York Post
A Manhattan federal appeals court has revived a portion of a defamation lawsuit filed against Rolling Stone magazine and its publisher by three University of Virginia frat brothers who sued over a since-debunked account of a gang-rape at their ...
Appeals Court: Rolling Stone Must Face Defamation Lawsuit Over Rape StoryHollywood Reporter
Defamation Suit Over Rolling Stone Article Is Revived on AppealBloomberg
Defamation suit against Rolling Stone reinstated by appeals courtamNY
San Francisco Chronicle -KFGO
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