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The NFL, once openly opposed to overt social justice or political demonstrations, will reportedly allow players to put the name of a victim of police brutality or systemic racism on the back of their helmets this season, according to Pro Football Talk. Mike Florio writes: It’s a fairly thick white strip, where multiple organizations currently
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The vast majority of the nearly 6 million coronavirus diagnoses in the United States likely were not contagious, according to the New York Times. Despite continued widespread COVID-19 panic, which includes many virus-related restrictions, up to 90% of individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19 potentially carried such “insignificant” amounts of the virus that they
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Defense Attorney Eric J. Nelson — lawyer for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin — said the late George Floyd was the victim of a careless overdose rather than police homicide. Authorities charged Chauvin with murder in connection with Floyd’s May death, which stemmed from an altercation purportedly involving counterfeit money. In light of the
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Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe is coordinating with U.S. Attorney John Durham, who is leading the investigation into the Obama administration’s spying on the Trump campaign, and more documents related to the investigation are expected to be declassified soon. Ratcliffe gave an update on how his office is assisting Durham’s investigation on Sunday during
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A man was shot dead in Portland on Saturday night, and a group appeared to celebrate the death. Tensions flared in Portland when pro-Trump demonstrators held a rally where they showed support for the president with a caravan through Oregon’s largest city. There were several stormy clashes between the pro-Trump supporters and counterprotesters throughout the
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At a rally in Kenosha on Saturday, an activist declared that black people should retaliate against white people when they kill members of the black community. Kenosha has been reeling from racial unrest over the last week after police shot Jacob Blake seven times last Sunday. Following the shooting, violence erupted in the southern Wisconsin
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Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler (D) blamed President Donald Trump for violence that led up to Saturday’s fatal shooting of a seemingly conservative-leaning man in the city that Wheeler governs. “Do you seriously wonder, Mr. President, why this is the first time in decades that America has seen this level of violence? It’s you who have
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New video from Saturday’s shooting in Portland, which resulted in one death, emerged Sunday, providing a more detailed account of what transpired overnight. What’s the background? Around midnight EST, gunfire rang out in Portland’s downtown area. Graphic videos and images quickly flooded social media to reveal that one person had been murdered. As TheBlaze reported,
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One person was shot and killed in Portland on Saturday night as a pro-Trump vehicle caravan drove through the city and was met by counterprotesters. Approximately 600 vehicles donned with flags and signs showing support for President Donald Trump participated in a rally on Saturday. The caravan and counterprotesters antagonized each other throughout the day
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The attorneys representing Kyle Rittenhouse released a lengthy statement on Saturday defending the 17-year-old from the list of criminal charges against him. Rittenhouse is accused of killing two protesters and wounding a third. The incident happened on Aug. 25, the third night of the Kenosha riots. Violence erupted in the southern Wisconsin city after police
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The move has enraged congressional Democrats, who have long charged the Trump administration with downplaying threats to U.S. elections from foreign actors, especially Russia. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff said in a statement that ODNI canceled separate briefings that had been scheduled for September before the intelligence committees and all
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Black Lives Matter protesters, many of whom participated in the March on Washington, shut down major highways across the nation’s capital city Friday night. Videos taken of protesters showed them harassing motorists and police. What do the videos show? One disturbing video showed protesters surround a police vehicle and seemingly try and rip that police
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Liberal media has this amusing deal where they “fact check” Donald Trump but curiously are not so big on doing the same with Joe Biden. Fox News has taken note of this curious deal at CNN with so-called fact checker Daniel Dale. Fox headlined their story this way: “CNN fact-checker ignores Biden inaccuracies despite vow to
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Bill Maher, host of HBO’s “Real Time,” admitted Friday that he is “very nervous” about Joe Biden’s chances of defeating President Donald Trump in November. Speaking with MSNBC host Joy Reid, Maher said he believes the Republican National Convention’s optimism will prove very effective — so much so that his Biden enthusiasm is tanking. “I
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