Justice

Denis Ten: Olympic figure skater stabbed to death

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tributes are being paid to Denis Ten, Kazakhstan's Olympic medal-winning figure skater, who died Thursday at the age of 25 after being stabbed.<p>Ten, who became the first Kazakh figure skater to win an Olympic medal when he secured bronze at Sochi 2014, was stabbed as two men attempted to …

Figure Skating

Democratic attorneys general file one of the stupidest lawsuits of the Trump era

Which side are they on?<p>So here’s a story you’ve probably heard before. Congress enacted a policy that, if allowed to take effect, will cost some rich …

Liberal View

Trump administration wants immigrants to pass a test before being admitted into the country

At least one-third of American citizens would likely fail the test, according to a new report.<p>The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is …

Liberal View

Cuomo willing to authorize criminal investigation of Trump Foundation

<b>(CNN) —</b> New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo indicated Wednesday that he is willing to authorize a criminal investigation of the Trump Foundation, though it was not clear state prosecutors are ready to pursue one due to their ongoing civil lawsuit against the organization.<p>"At Governor Cuomo's direction, the …

U.S. Politics

Man sues cop for anal probe on sidewalk

A man in Washington D.C. is suing a police officer for probing his anus and grabbing his genitals in an invasive body search during a stop-and-frisk …

Stop And Frisk

Accused Russian Spy’s Boy Toy Is a Serial Fraud: Lawsuits

Long before Paul Erickson was introducing a bogus Russian “gun rights activist” around Washington, he was peddling bogus investments, angry former …

Politics

De Blasio’s Dystopia

This is what a socialist New York looks like<p>One needs to walk only a block or two in any direction in America’s largest metropolis to witness the …

Bill de Blasio

Obama says ‘men have been getting on my nerves lately,’ urges women to enter political fray

Men in positions of power are dropping the ball, according to former president Barack Obama, who thinks perhaps a way to fix that is to get more women at the table.<p>Democrats, in particular, have high hopes for the impact women could make in the fall's midterm elections. But the former president …

Politics

Teacher Uses Genius Way To Explain Difference Between Equality And Equity, And 8-Year-Olds Understand It Better Than Adults

Kids are smart, curious and adaptable, and can learn challenging concepts with remarkable ease with the right teaching methods.<p>Tumblr user …

Teaching

Protestors outside Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home demand justice for Harith Augustus

Five days after a Chicago police officer shot and killed Harith “Snoop” Augustus, protestors brought their cries for justice, and a letter laying out …

Chicago

Eric Garner’s Widow Moves Into Her Dream Home … Without Her Husband or Daughter

Esaw Snipes, the widow of NYPD choking victim, Eric Garner, whose last words repeated the refrain, “I can’t breathe,” recently moved into a dream …

Eric Garner

NYPD Officers in Eric Garner Case to Face Internal Trial — Officials Confirm Just Days After 4th Anniversary of His Death

The NYPD will immediately begin the disciplinary process regarding two officers involved in the Eric Garner case, city and law enforcement officials …

Eric Garner

Stormy Daniels In Handcuffs & Police Van After Being Arrested — Watch Shocking New Bodycam Video

Stormy Daniels’ arrest at Sirens nightclub in Ohio on July 12 was caught on camera in a newly released shocking police bodycam video and it shows …

Stormy Daniels

Little Known Black History Fact: Hough Riots

Among the many racially-charged riots and disturbances of the sixties, the Hough (Huff) Riots of 1966 were the first in an Ohio city. On this day, …

Mary J. Blige

12 indicted for death of teen in case of mistaken identity

<b>(CNN) —</b> New York authorities announced the indictments of 12 men in the killing of an unarmed teen who was attacked in a case of mistaken identity in the Bronx.<p>All 12 were arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of 15-year-old Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, who was mistaken for a rival gang member …

Crime

Human rights activist on trial in Chechnya on drug charges

Police officers have testified against a human rights activist jailed in Chechnya on trial for drug charges, in a case seen by some as punishment for …

Rights & Freedoms

Cepeda: Are phone cameras great social-justice tools? Or privacy-gutting curses?

CHICAGO — It’s both the greatest social-justice opportunity and the worst privacy-gutting curse of our times: a high-powered video camera in nearly …

Social Justice

Activists suing NYPD for unedited video in fatal shooting

The NYPD for the first time released footage from one of its officers’ body cams last year — now it needs to fork over the rest of it, according to a …

New York City

Harvey Weinstein insists calling Ashley Judd a ‘nightmare to work with’ had no effect on her career

The former power-player claims his opinions had no power.<p>Of the multitude of despicable, stomach-churning acts Harvey Weinstein has been accused of …

Liberal View

Papa John’s CEO Was Banished Because He Is A White Man Who Talked About Race

6:41 PM 07/19/2018<p>I am no fan of pizza or television commercials, but I am partial to the defense of free speech as an absolute American right. For …

Conservative View

This NYPD Officer Reported Sexual Harassment. Then She Was Forced Into Rehab.

<b>Jazmia Inserillo was</b> a rookie New York Police Department officer in her early twenties when a new supervisor took over at her precinct in Queens.<p>The …

Sexual Harassment

North Korea has most modern-day slaves in the world, report reveals, as rights abuses laid bare

North Korea has the largest number of modern-day slaves in the world, with just over one in 10 of the population subjected to forced labour at the hands of the repressive state.<p>The shocking abuse, which includes young schoolchildren being coerced into exhausting manual work, is outlined on Thursday …

North Korea

Was there a ‘Ferguson effect’ in Baltimore? Don’t be so sure.

Last week, USA Today published a thorough review of police records in Baltimore from January 2014 through May of 2017. Here’s what the paper found:<p>Just before a wave of violence turned Baltimore into the nation’s deadliest big city, a curious thing happened to its police force: officers suddenly …

Opinion

Maxine Warns of ‘Armed Protests’ Against Her After Calling for Harassment of Trump Officials

Weeks after the California Democrat encouraged protesters to harass officials in the Trump administration, U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters is expressing …

Conservative View

Play A Free Chunk Of Hitman For A Limited Time On PS4, Xbox One, And PC

Perhaps you missed out on the 2016 game Hitman. Maybe you didn't care for its episodic release schedule, or maybe you were waiting for the full game to come out the following year and let it slip by without playing it. Whatever the case, between now and July 31, you can play the game's third …

Xbox

Would an armed leftist movement finally provoke sensible gun laws in America?

California's gun control laws were jumpstarted by rifle-carrying Black Panthers who attended government meetings and went out "copwatching" …

Guns

Ferguson brands FOP leak of consent degree 'troubling' and 'complicating'

Inspector General Joe Ferguson on Thursday branded as “troubling” and “complicating” the leak of a draft consent decree outlining terms for federal …

Chicago

Watch out, London: I might be moving back

The women are better than those in New York, and most of my friends live there<p>(New York) - I am seriously thinking of moving back to London. The family insists on it. New York, they say, is much too far away and much too shabby. Basically, the Bagel’s attractions are the karate, the occasional judo …

Social Justice

'Enshrining Apartheid Into Law,' Israeli Legislature Approves Bill to Become 'Nation-State of the Jewish People'

The Knesset, Israel's legislature, provoked immediate outrage early Thursday when it passed a controversial law that critics within and beyond Israel …

Israel

Oberlin College withdraws subpoena targeting conservative news outlet

Oberlin College has withdrawn a subpoena seeking journalistic communications from a conservative website that has reported extensively on race hoaxes …

Social Justice