Edward Heyburn

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NRA’s Wayne LaPierre ‘shaking in his boots waiting for Mueller to come knocking’: Ex-DOJ official

Two former top Department of Justice officials predicted that Maria Butina was not the only Russian operative to penetrate conservative political …

Donald Trump

U.S. allows 3D printable gun designs to be online after legal battle

The U.S. Department of Justice has ruled that blueprints explaining how three-dimensional guns can be printed can go back online.<p>The ruling follows a …

Guns

Doctors, hospitals sue patients who post negative comments, reviews on social media

CLEVELAND – Retired Air Force Colonel David Antoon agreed to pay $100 to settle what were felony charges for emailing his former Cleveland Clinic surgeon articles the doctor found threatening and posting a list on Yelp of all the surgeries the urologist had scheduled at the same time as the one …

Cleveland Clinic

‘Stop fingering me bro’: Lawsuit against DC cop puts new face on systemic abuse of black residents

One lawsuit, and one viral video, are not nearly the full picture.<p>A Washington, D.C. resident who was subjected to a humiliating and forceful search …

Law Enforcement

Hadoopi - the Raspberry Pi Hadoop cluster

This project contains the configuration files and chef code to configure a cluster of five Raspberry Pi 3s as a working Hadoop running Hue.<p>This video …

Raspberry Pi

Sacha Baron Cohen just got a bunch of Republicans to endorse giving guns to toddlers

Comedian and actor Sacha Baron Cohen told a bunch of Republicans about a fake program that would give “gunimals” — cute, fluffy stuffed animals and toys strapped to guns — to toddlers.<p>And they loved the idea.<p>(Examples include: the Puppy Pistol, Dino-Gun, Rocket Ship RPG, Gunny Rabbit, and a special …

Guns

EPA proposal to limit science studies draws opposition

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic lawmakers joined scores of scientists, health providers, environmental officials and activists Tuesday in denouncing an industry-backed proposal that could limit dramatically the scientific studies the Environmental Protection Agency considers in shaping protections for …

Public Health

MGM sues Las Vegas shooting victims and survivors, claiming no liability

MGM Resorts International is suing more than 1,000 victims and other survivors of last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas, claiming it has no …

Las Vegas

GOP candidate for Arizona Senate and gun rights advocate killed his own mother

A GOP candidate for Arizona Senate says he knows from experience that a good guy with a gun is the solution to gun violence, because he shot and killed his mother when he was a teenager.<p>“You can pass all the laws you want to in this world, and when you've got somebody out there that wants to harm …

Guns

Trump, facing fury, says he misspoke with Putin

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump, facing an onslaught of bipartisan fury over his glowing remarks about Vladimir Putin, said more than 24 hours afterward that he had misspoken during his news conference with the autocratic Russian leader.<p>In one of the only times of his presidency he's …

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Police release terrifying video of gun attack that killed 10-year-old girl

A 10-year-old girl was shot dead when four masked gunmen opened fire in Washington, D.C. on Monday night, and now "outraged" police officers are …

Law Enforcement

He thought the gun he was cleaning was unloaded. Now his 6-year-old daughter is dead.

A 6-year-old girl in southern Indiana was shot in the head and killed after a gun her father was cleaning accidentally went off, according to state police.<p>The girl, identified as Makayla S. Bowling, was killed Friday night inside a home in Washington County, Ind., police said in a statement. The …

Guns

Police: Suspect dead after wounding 3 Kansas City officers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A gunman being investigated in the killing of a university student from India shot and wounded three Kansas City police officers Sunday before dying in an exchange of gunfire with police, authorities said.<p>The three officers' wounds were not life-threatening, police said.<p>The …

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Police 'choked' in Parkland shooting, lawyer says, announcing lawsuit

<b>(CNN) —</b> Parkland, Florida, parents and students filed suit Wednesday against Broward County, the sheriff, his deputies and the school superintendent in connection with the February 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.<p>Two students and 13 minor students' mothers are plaintiffs in the …

Crime

Florida gun, mental laws couldn't have stopped massacre

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's gun and mental health laws likely could not have prevented school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz from buying the semi-automatic rifle authorities say he used to kill 17 people — even if the laws had applied to him, the state commission investigating the shooting …

Mental Health

Let's redefine community policing: It should not be a paramilitary force | Opinion

N.J. Institute of Social Justice: Generational discord, trauma, and conflict have undermined the relationship between law enforcement and the …

Law Enforcement

N.J. cop charged in pizza shop beating of Lindsay Lohan's hockey player cousin

A Haddon Heights police officer and another man were indicted on charges they attacked a college hockey player in apparent unprovoked beating at a …

hockeyplayer

Everything You Need To Set Up Raspberry Pi Home Automation

Raspberry Pi has for the last several years been a do-it-yourselfer’s dream. The device, which costs just $39 for the Raspberry Pi 3 and even less for older versions, is designed to let you create whatever you can dream up.<p>Raspberry Pis have been used to control computers, create game experiences, …

Raspberry Pi

Military Documents Stolen Because Someone Forgot to Update the Router Password

You too can have better cybersecurity than the U.S. military just by properly setting up your router.<p>Research analysts have discovered what they …

Security

Officer resigns after video shows him not stepping in when woman in Puerto Rico shirt is harassed

<b>CHICAGO --</b> A police officer has resigned amid an investigation into his response to a woman who said she was being harassed in a Chicago forest …

Puerto Rico

Workout Data From Fitness App Used to Identify Government Spies and Military Personnel

In the latest incident of seemingly innocuous data sharing leading to potentially dangerous exposure, the popular fitness app and activity trackers …

Fitness Technology

FBI Agent Who Shot Man After Dropping Gun While Dancing Will Be Allowed to Have His Gun Back, Because Why Not?

An off-duty FBI agent whose version of the stanky leg ended with someone being shot will be allowed to carry his work weapon even as he considers a …

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What we buy can be used to predict our politics, race or education — sometimes with more than 90 percent accuracy

The cultural divide is real, and it’s huge. Americans live such different lives that what we buy, do or watch can be used to predict our politics, race, income, education and gender — sometimes with more than 90 percent accuracy.<p>It turns out that people are separated not just by gun ownership, …

University of Chicago

Apple Just Released A New Feature That Prevents Police From Unlocking iPhones

The new feature could prevent firms like Cellebrite, which reportedly helped the FBI in the San Bernardino case, from gaining access to locked devices.<p>Apple is adding a new feature that could block methods police use to download data from locked iPhones.<p>Last week, at Apple's annual developer …

Privacy

Raspberry Pi’s Own App Store Is The Newest Reason To Love This Mini Computer

The Raspberry Pi Foundation keeps updating its Debian-based Raspbian operating system from time to time. The developers keep adding new features to …

Texas police officer investigated for pointing gun at young children on video

An El Paso, Texas, police officer has been relegated to desk duty after a disturbing video surfaced of the cop pointing a gun at a group of children …

Law Enforcement

Police: Toddler fatally shot himself while at home with caretaker

A toddler died after shooting himself Saturday afternoon, according to police.

Crime

The New Model for a Health-First Approach to Legalizing Weed

Canada’s marijuana legalization offers lessons for the rest of the world.<p>Recreational marijuana will no longer be a priority for Canada’s criminal-justice system. This week the Senate passed legislation that will make the country the second in the world to strictly regulate weed—but technically</i> …

Cannabis

The Supreme Court Tells the Government to Get a Warrant

A highly watched case ends in a 5–4 ruling in which Chief Justice John Roberts and the high court’s liberals inch ever closer to stricter privacy standards.<p>The Supreme Court can’t dodge ‘em all. So, on Friday, it actually decided <i>Carpenter v. United States</i><i>,</i> a closely watched case testing how federal …

Surveillance

What Finally Did In Scott Pruitt?

The EPA administrator’s departure Thursday caps a remarkable run of scandals.<p>By the beginning of July, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt was embroiled in so many scandals that even his critics were beginning to wonder if he was invincible.<p>He was not. On Thursday afternoon, President Trump announced on …

Donald Trump