Brian Beltz

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Mapped: How hard it is to get across U.S. cities using only bike lanes

There is a maddening bike lane in downtown D.C., on one of our nightly commutes, that disappears abruptly with no obvious logic. And it's at least entertaining to envision possible scenarios for why this may have happened. The city ran out of bike-lane paint. Or maybe the crew that striped the lane …

Bike Lanes

Campus Crime

Chris Rock is taking a selfie every time a cop pulls him over

The chance that police stop a typical American driver in a given year is about 10 percent, according to federal data. Comedian Chris Rock has been stopped three times in less than two months, and he's been posting pictures of each incident to social media.<p>It isn't clear whether Rock was breaking …

Law Enforcement

Our booze is too cheap and it’s literally killing us

Consider this: being a really heavy drinker -- a 10-drink-a-day drinker -- cost about 45 percent of the average person's disposable income in 1950. In 2011, you could buy those same 10 daily drinks using only 3 percent of the average disposable income, according to a 2013 analysis published in the …

Alcohol

Workers’ Comp Benefits: How Much is a Limb Worth?

If you suffer a permanent injury on the job, you’re typically entitled to compensation for the damage to your body and your future lost wages. But …

Compensation

People Killed By Police

Policing

7 Ways to Be Your Best on Flipboard

By Our Readers | Our Readers created a magazine on Flipboard. “7 Ways to Be Your Best on Flipboard” is available with thousands of other magazines …

The Daily Edition on Flipboard

By The News Desk | The news you need for your day.<p>Trump says he'll bail on North Korea talks if they're not 'fruitful'<p>President Donald Trump said …

People Killed By Police on Flipboard

By Brian Beltz | A collection of stories and information about the use of deadly force in the United States.<p>Deadly Force, in Black and White — …

Deadly Force, in Black and White — ProPublica

Young black males in recent years were at a far greater risk of being shot dead by police than their white counterparts – 21 times greater i, …

How police are trained in deadly force

When should a police officer use deadly force?<p>That’s the question at the center of the controversy over the shooting death of a teenager by a police …

No Charges Phoenix Policeman Shot Rumain Brisbon

No criminal charges will be filed against a white Phoenix police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man in December during what authorities described as a struggle, county prosecutors said on Wednesday.<p>Prosecutors found that Officer Mark Rine was justified in using deadly force against …

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