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    Cecil Newman, ca. 1965. Photograph by Rohn Engh.Cecil Newman was a pioneering newspaper publisher and an influential leader in Minnesota. His newspapers, the Minneapolis Spokesman and the St. Paul Recorder, provided news and information to readers while advancing civil rights, fair employment, political engagement, and Black pride. Cecil Earl Newman was born in Kansas City, Missouri, in 1903. He transcended...
    A dog that was ejected from a car crash in Idaho has been found. Tilly, the 2-year-old border collie was found on a local sheep farm, safe and sound KHQ reported. The crash occurred in Rathdrum, Idaho, and during the crash, Tilly was ejected from the vehicle. Immediately after the crash, authorities put out information about Tilly, who was missing....
    A hazardous materials incident at New Jersey State Police offices in Mercer County was not as serious as it initially sounded, a NJSP spokesman said. A pool pump overloaded, causing a haze in the ground-floor gymnasium at 1040 River Road, the spokesman said. The haze set off a smoke alarm which prompted a brief evacuation of the building at 1040...
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    Senate Majority Leader Chuck SchumerChuck SchumerIn Congress, what goes on behind closed doors? Senate Judiciary begins investigation into DOJ lawmaker subpoenas America needs a stable Israeli government MORE (D-N.Y.) is apologizing for using an "inappropriate and outdated" term to refer to young people with disabilities. Schumer, during an interview on the OneNYCHA podcast on Sunday, used the word “retarded” when...
    Democratic Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer apologized Monday for calling disabled children “retarded” during a recent podcast. “When I first was an assemblyman, they wanted to build a congregate living place for retarded children — the whole neighborhood was against it,” Schumer said on the podcast. “These are harmless kids. They just needed some help. We got it done. Took...
    Flock of sheep in Italy. Idaho farm is not pictured. Giovanni Mereghetti/Education Images/Universal Images Group via Getty Images A car crash launched a family dog out the rear window and he was found two days later herding sheep. Owner Linda Oswald and her family spent 10 hours looking for their dog, Tilly, on June 6.  By June 8,...
    BEDMINSTER TOWNSHIP, NJ – NOVEMBER 20: Jason Miller, communications director for the Trump transition team, briefs reporters at Trump International Golf Club, November 20, 2016 in Bedminster Township, New Jersey. Trump and his transition team are in the process of filling cabinet and other high level positions for the new administration. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Jason Miller is stepping...
    Former senior advisor to President Donald Trump's 2020 campaign Jason Miller walks through the halls of the U.S. Capitol on the first day of Trump's second impeachment trial in the Senate on February 9, 2021 in Washington, D.C.Chip Somodevilla | Getty Images Former President Donald Trump's longtime aide and current spokesman Jason Miller is leaving his role, a source familiar...
    Moscow (CNN)Russian President Vladimir Putin is going to Geneva, Switzerland, not merely to appear on the same platform as US President Joe Biden, but because "the poor state of relations" between both countries demands a summit, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told CNN in an exclusive interview on Friday."The main reason for him [to go] is the poor state of the...
    Jason Miller, who served as former President Donald Trump's spokesman since he left the White House, is leaving his post to join an unidentified tech start-up firm.  Miller will become the CEO of the company – which Trump is reportedly considering for his own use. The former president has been hunting for a new media platform amid ongoing bans by...
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    EMMANUEL Macron was slapped in the face by a furious voter on his campaign trail today as the French president's popularity nosedives. A shocking video clip shows a man dressed in a green t-shirt, glasses and a face mask shout "Down with Macronia!" before delivering a slap to Macron's face. 5The moment Emmanuel Macron was slapped by an unidentified manCredit: TWITTER...
    We cannot stay silent: Texas valedictorian goes off script in graduation speech to protest new abortion law Boyfriend Charged with Murder of Dismembered Girlfriend Whose Body Parts Were Scattered Outside Their Home and in a Nearby Park Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is facing a federal investigation over campaign contributions made by employees of his former business, a spokesman...
    By Kristen Holmes | CNN The Justice Department is investigating campaign contributions made by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy’s private sector employees, his spokesman confirmed Thursday. Mark Corallo, DeJoy’s spokesman, denied any wrongdoing by DeJoy. “Mr. DeJoy has learned that the Department of Justice is investigating campaign contributions made by employees who worked for him when he was in the private...
    Washington (CNN)The Justice Department is investigating campaign contributions made by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's private sector employees, his spokesman confirmed Thursday. Mark Corallo, DeJoy's spokesman, denied any wrongdoing by DeJoy."Mr. DeJoy has learned that the Department of Justice is investigating campaign contributions made by employees who worked for him when he was in the private sector. He has always been...
    CHICAGO -- Two Chicago police officers and a civilian were injured in a rollover crash Wednesday afternoon near Jackson Park on the South Side.The crash happened shortly before 2 p.m. near Cornell Avenue and 65rd Street, according to Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Merritt.Paramedics took the two female officers and one civilian to the University of Chicago Medical Center, Merritt...
    ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4) – Investigators on Wednesday morning were securing a shooting scene and placing evidence markers in the street of an Arvada neighborhood following the fatal shooting of a man who allegedly fired at least one shot at police officers. (credit: CBS) A spokesman with the Arvada Police Department told CBS4 that the incident began at the Target store’s parking...
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    ANAHEIM (CBSLA) – A 34-year-old Anaheim man who was arrested this week in connection with at least one BB gun shooting on the 91 Freeway in Riverside County could face charges as soon as Friday. Jesse Leal Rodriguez is taken into custody near the Galleria at Tyler shopping mall in Riverside, Calif. May 25, 2021. (CBSLA) Jesse Leal Rodriguez remains...
    A knifeman who stabbed a policewoman, stole her pistol and then went on the run in France has been arrested after a shootout with gendarmes.  The man was detained somewhere near the city of Nantes on Friday afternoon after launching his attack inside a police station in La Chappelle-sur-Erdre around 10am. He initially attacked a policewoman aged in her 40s, repeatedly...
    Fox News host Greg Gutfeld said Thursday that President Joe Biden’s strategy in the White House was no different than his policy on the campaign trail — and it centered on a lack of transparency. Gutfeld argued on Fox News’ “The Five” that the White House was intentionally trying to prevent people from seeing just how far to the left...
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    Twitter has called on the Indian government to respect free speech after the social media giant received a visit from Indian police at its office in New Delhi over its labeling of a tweet by a governing party spokesman as “manipulated media.” AP News reports that on Thursday, Twitter stated that it is worried for the safety of its staff in...
    (CNN)Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm recently sold off stock in an electric vehicle company, a department spokesman said, divesting her interest after ethics experts and Republican officials pointed out the conflict-of-interest concerns. The company, Proterra, makes technology for electric vehicles -- a key piece of the Biden administration's energy and climate change plans. Recent events with President Joe Biden and Vice...
    (CNN)More than 50 people have died and dozens are still missing after an overloaded boat capsized in the northwestern Nigerian state of Kebbi on Wednesday, according to government authorities. There were at least 150 passengers on board, most of whom are from Kebbi State and are believed to be traders, authorities said.Abdullahi Buhari, Chairman of Ngaski Local Government Area of...
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    A middle school principal in Brooklyn reportedly encouraged teachers and administrators to advocate for government sanctions against Israel. The New York Post reported on Friday: In an email sent amid the since-suspended fighting between Israel and Hamas terrorists, Principal Amanda Bueno told staffers at MS 136, “If you have been watching the news in absolute horror, you are not alone.”...
    Rep. Debbie Dingell hospitalized after emergency ulcer surgery Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp is urging schools to stop teaching critical race theory, calling it a dangerous ideology © Provided by Sports Illustrated LeBron James will not be suspended for violating the league's health and safety protocols earlier this week View the original article to see embedded media.Lakers forward LeBron James...
    DUBLIN — Just days after two people were arrested on suspicion of murdering the rapper Lil Yase, Alameda County prosecutors declined to file charges, a spokeswoman for the District Attorney’s office confirmed. Jovante Williams and Angel Butler, both 28, were arrested in late April in connection with the November 28 killing of the rising Bay Area rapper, whose real name...
    A RUSSIAN billionaire's ex-wife has secured a helicopter and a speedboat after winning £453 million in Britain's biggest divorce settlement. Tatiana Akhmedova was awarded a 41.5 percent share of ex-husband Farkhad Akhmedov's £1 billion-plus fortune by Mr Justice Haddon-Cave in late 2016 - but he did not pay. 5Tatiana Akhmedova launched legal action in a bid to trace and seize...
    President-elect Donald Trump boards the elevator to the lobby after meetings at Trump Tower in New York City on January 16, 2017.Dominick Reuter | AFP | Getty Images New York State Attorney General Letitia James' office, which already was conducting a civil investigation of former President Donald Trump's company, is now probing the Trump Organization "in a criminal capacity," her...
    Iran-backed forces in Gaza adopted an optimistic tone in the face of Israeli airstrikes, as the militants maintain the long-running Israeli-Palestinian conflict has reached a new phase. “Sooner or later, the Zionist regime will have to submit to the conditions set by [Palestinian] resistance groups,” Hamas spokesman Abdul Latif al Qunu said Monday, according to Iranian state media. “The fact...
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    CNN’s Brian Stelter put Jonathan Conricus under an intense grilling as he pressed the Israel Defense Forces lieutenant colonel and international spokesman on why Israel bombed a building in Gaza that was occupied by several media outlets. As the conflict between Israel and Palestine continues to escalate, the IDF launched an airstrike on the 12 story building over the weekend,...
    Donald Trump spokesman Jason Miller said Friday that he “noted” Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) welcomed backlash from the 45th president after the Colorado Republican spoke in support of Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY). Buck has spoken in support of Cheney after Republicans removed her as the third-ranking party member. Cheney drew the ire of the House Republican Conference for her criticism...
    The Pentagon's chief spokesman said Thursday that the U.S. evacuated 120 Defense Department personnel from Israel who were in the country for a routine planning conference to discuss future military exercises between U.S. and Israeli troops, a report said. "This particular planning conference was already scheduled to wrap up this week, but we did accelerate the departures of these individuals...
    BUCKINGHAM Palace has ordered for a forged picture of the Queen donning a MAGA hat and QAnon brooch be erased from the "Trump Train" bus. The doctored image of Elizabeth II has been slapped across the vehicle for around a year - but came into the Palace's attention after it pulled up in Florida last week. 4Buckingham Palace has demanded...
    Julian Felipe Reef is not part of the Philippines’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesman, Harry Roque, claimed Tuesday. “It’s not even part of our EEZ. Julian Felipe reef is outside that zone; that’s how far it is,” Roque said during a virtual press briefing on May 11. Julian Felipe Reef is located approximately 175 nautical miles...
    ATLANTA – A flight from Atlanta to Washington, D.C., made an unscheduled landing after being struck by birds, a Delta Air Lines spokesman said. It happened Sunday during takeoff, as Flight 2281 left Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Delta spokesman Morgan Durrant said. The plane returned to Atlanta and the gate, so that passengers could board another flight to Washington late...
    Times Square earlier this month. Noam Galai/Getty Images Police said two people were injured in a shooting in Times Square on Saturday afternoon, and local media reports indicated that one of them was a young child. A New York Police Department spokesman told Insider both shooting victims were expected to survive and were being treated at an area hospital. ...
    A spokesman for former President TrumpDonald TrumpDemocrats, activists blast reported Trump DOJ effort to get journalists' phone records Arizona secretary of state gets security detail over death threats surrounding election audit Trump admin got phone records of WaPo reporters covering Russia probe: report MORE says that defeating GOP Rep. Liz Cheney (Wyo.) in her 2022 midterm primary election is a top...
    AT least 40 people have died after a bomb exploded near a school in Kabul, the Afghan government has confirmed. The explosion happened in a Shiite district of the Afghan capital earlier today - with students among the dead. 2People carry an injured student into a hospital after an explosion in downtown KabulCredit: EPA 2An injured school student...
    DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (WLS) -- After the Illinois Tollway went cashless in February, some drivers want to know how best to reach state highway officials with questions.Samantha said "I got a new iPass last year and IPASS put my old expired plate in it. I now have a bill for $350 when the original tolls where only $50. I had...