5 Disturbing Statements By The Cop Who Shot Philando Castile

June 22, 2017

On Tuesday, newly released dashcam footageof the traffic stop by St. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez showed a quickly escalating situation after Castile was pulled over in the St. Paul suburb for having a broken taillight. Castile, in the car with his girlfriend and her 4-year-old daughter, at first calmly informed the officer he had a firearm and is told by Yanez not to pull it out. He tells the officer he is not and is then shot several times. In audio from the footage, Castile can be …


Ironworker Challenges Paul Ryan In Powerful New Ad: ‘Let’s Trade Places’

June 20, 2017

Randy Bryce, a union ironworker, announced on Monday that he would seek the Democratic nomination to run against Ryan, and released a video emphasizing what has so far been the biggest issue of the year: health care. Theres no doubt in my mind that there are thousands of people like her who dont have what she has, Bryce said in the video. The system is extremely flawed. Lets trade places, Bryce said. Paul Ryan, you can come work the iron and Ill go to D.C. Republicans were quick to seize …


Jews, Christians and Muslims make holy ground in America’s heartland

June 19, 2017

Omaha, Nebraska (CNN)When most people think of Omaha, they imagine sizzling steaks, billionaire Warren Buffet or even former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning calling out before the snap. (Remember “Omaha-Omaha”?). A rabbi, a reverend and an imam (no, it’s not a setup joke) are partners in a decadelong quest to bring together the three Abrahamic faiths — Judaism, Christianity and Islam — to share and worship on the same property. …


Thousands March In Saint Paul After Philando Castile Verdict

June 17, 2017

… chanted No justice, no peace, prosecute the police, Hands up, dont shoot, and, later, Yanez, guilty! as they marched down University Avenue in Saint Paul, according to local reporters. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsVideo Jeet 2 WHITELABEL Video Jeet is the most powerful video curation tool for your blog.ScopeLeads Sales Training ScopeLeads Sales TrainingHumalytics Unlimited Package (Yearly) Upgrade Now and Get Unlimited Storage, Unlimited Surveys, Unlimited …


‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Was Basically The ‘Hamilton’ Of The Tonys This Year

June 13, 2017

… for one production this year. minds of La La Land songwritersPasek and Paul, the critically acclaimed musical tells the story of a lonely teenager named Evan Hansen (Platt) struggling with severe social anxiety and the fallout of a classmates suicide. When Hansen is mistaken for a friend of the deceased, he becomes a viral internet sensation the show features a running social media feed onstage as he finds comfort and acceptance in the family of the student he never actually knew. Jemal …


London Police Say Officer Injured While Taking On Attackers With His Baton

June 6, 2017

In a statement released by BTP on Sunday, Chief Constable Paul Crowther said the unidentified officer confronted the attackers while armed only with a baton. Hesustained injuriesto his head, face and leg, but is currently in stable condition at an area hospital. Around 10 p.m. Saturday, three suspects inside a white van mowed down pedestrians on the London Bridge. Then, armed with long knives, they fled on foot and began stabbing people in Borough Market, one of the citys most popular dining …


Election 2017: What do leaders do in their spare time? – BBC News

June 4, 2017

… that were taken”. He also likes fell running and walking in the Lake District. When it comes to relaxing, you’ll often find the UK Independence Party (UKIP) leader Paul Nuttall in a boozer – he describes himself as a “pub person”, with Guinness his tipple of choice. Co-leader of the Green Party, Caroline Lucas, “loves nothing more than walking on the Sussex Downs” with her family. This walking theme among a few politicians raises the tantalising …


Manchester Arena blast: Election campaigning suspended – BBC News

… attack,” he said. UKIP leader Paul Nuttall said his thoughts and prayers were with those affected. Tuesday’s Cobra meeting will be attended by senior ministers and intelligence officials. Home Secretary Amber Rudd said the attack had “deliberately targeted some of the most vulnerable in our country”. She praised the emergency services for their response to the incident. Union flags are being lowered to half mast in Downing Street as a mark of respect. More From this …

May 23, 2017

Seth Meyers on Paul Ryan and keeping up with the news cycle

(CNN)Seth Meyers may have issued an on-air invite to House Speaker Paul Ryan, but the “Late Night” host is not holding his breath waiting for the RSVP. Being turned down by prospective Republican guests is nothing new for Meyers. Back in October, just weeks before Donald Trump would win the election, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” did four nights of shows from Washington D.C. and found it difficult to book Republican guests — despite, as Meyers put it, …

May 22, 2017

Now it’s up to the special counsel

Washington (CNN)A bad day for the White House could turn out to be a good day for justice and democratic accountability and institutions. Robert Mueller’s appointment Wednesday as special counsel to probe Russian election meddling and any collusion by Trump campaign aides elevates the investigation clear of partisanship and the threat of White House interference. It therefore may offer the best chance for a politically bulletproof accounting of the guilt or innocence of members of the …

May 18, 2017

John Kasich: Paul Ryan ‘should be more aggressive’ on Trump-Comey response

(CNN)Gov. John Kasich said House Speaker Paul Ryan should be more aggressive in speaking out against President Donald Trump in the wake of news that Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. “I saw that Speaker (Paul) Ryan said some things tonight about getting to the bottom line,” the Ohio Republican said at a CNN town hall with Vermont independent Sen. Bernie Sanders. “Frankly, I think he should …

May 17, 2017