NYPD: 303 Police Cars Damaged Since Death of George Floyd, Costing $1 Million

New York City police say 303 department vehicles have been vandalized since George Floyd’s May 25 death, causing nearly $1 million in damage. The department said Monday that 14 vehicles were a total loss because of fire damage, seven are still being repaired and the rest have returned to service. Several people were arrested in … Read more NYPD: 303 Police Cars Damaged Since Death of George Floyd, Costing $1 Million

Divisions among Portland protesters intensify

Some protesters in Portland say that violent protesters are “making a mockery” of the city on the world stage and undermining the message of Black Lives Matter. Meanwhile, U.S. civil liberties advocates on Tuesday (July 28) asked a federal court in Portland, Oregon, to hold federal agents in contempt for violating a temporary court order … Read more Divisions among Portland protesters intensify

Portland Protests: U.S. Officials Urge Protesters to Stay Away From Violent Activity

U.S. Homeland Security officials are standing by what they say are efforts to bring peace and order to Portland, Oregon, where protests continue without any sign of slowing. Protesters there have been staging nightly demonstrations since May in a section of downtown that includes the federal courthouse, forcing most businesses in the zone to close. … Read more Portland Protests: U.S. Officials Urge Protesters to Stay Away From Violent Activity

White House Backs Sending Federal Agents Into U.S. Cities, McEnany Says

The White House is defending use of federal officers at protests in Oregon’s largest city, citing a US code that allows the Department of Homeland Security to deputize officers in other agencies to protect federal property. White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany started Tuesday’s briefing to reporters by insisting that, “by any objective standard, the … Read more White House Backs Sending Federal Agents Into U.S. Cities, McEnany Says

Former Fox News host accused of rape in new lawsuit

A lawsuit filed in federal court against Fox News on Monday accused former host Ed Henry of rape and alleged that he retaliated against two women who rejected his advances. The lawsuit was brought by Jennifer Eckhart, a former Fox Business Network producer and online personality who made the rape allegation against Henry, and Cathy … Read more Former Fox News host accused of rape in new lawsuit

Biden vows to rescind Trump’s ‘vile Muslim ban’

“If I have the honor of being president, I will end the Muslim ban on day one,” said the likely Democratic presidential nominee during the Million Muslim Votes Summit, an online event hosted by Emgage Action. A federal court blocked the initial ban, but in 2018 the Supreme Court upheld an amended version that has … Read more Biden vows to rescind Trump’s ‘vile Muslim ban’

Protests in Portland Continue as Federal Agents Take Action

Oregon sued the U.S. over the detention of residents during anti-racism protests in Portland, shortly after a judge ruled that journalists alleging local police had assaulted them could add federal agents to their own lawsuit. OR: Portland Protests Continue Demonstrators in Portland on July 12.Photographer: Alex Milan Tracy/Sipa USA via AP Photo In her suit … Read more Protests in Portland Continue as Federal Agents Take Action

Floyd’s family sues Minneapolis over his death

A trustee for the family of George Floyd, who died on May 25 after a Minneapolis policeman knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes, sues the city of Minneapolis and four of its police officers in federal court on Wednesday, civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump said. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, … Read more Floyd’s family sues Minneapolis over his death

Zion Williamson’s stepfather took $400K payment, court filing alleges | First Take

Zion Williamson’s stepfather solicited and accepted a $400,000 payment from a marketing agent in October 2018 prior to Williamson’s only season with the Duke Blue Devils, according to a court motion and sworn affidavit filed by his former marketing representative’s attorneys in federal court on Thursday. #FirstTake #NCAA Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN … Read more Zion Williamson’s stepfather took $400K payment, court filing alleges | First Take

McEnany Calls Supreme Court Rulings on Trump Financial Records a ‘Big Win’

President Donald Trump’s refusal to release his tax returns has long fed a belief among his critics that they must contain politically damaging financial information or even evidence of criminal conduct. The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday cleared the way for Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance to get his hands on nearly a decade’s worth … Read more McEnany Calls Supreme Court Rulings on Trump Financial Records a ‘Big Win’

Lawyer says Ghislaine Maxwell is ‘not a victim’ of Jeffrey Epstein | Good Morning Britain

British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, an ex-girlfriend of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, is facing charges in the US after being arrested by the FBI. The six charges include enticing a minor to travel to engage in illegal sex acts and two counts of perjury. She was reportedly arrested in New Hampshire and is due in federal … Read more Lawyer says Ghislaine Maxwell is ‘not a victim’ of Jeffrey Epstein | Good Morning Britain

Lawyer Says Prince Andrew Needs to Come Forward Following Ghislaine Maxwell’s Arrest | GMB

British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, an ex-girlfriend of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, is facing charges in the US after being arrested by the FBI. The six charges include enticing a minor to travel to engage in illegal sex acts and two counts of perjury. She was reportedly arrested in New Hampshire and is due in federal … Read more Lawyer Says Prince Andrew Needs to Come Forward Following Ghislaine Maxwell’s Arrest | GMB

Breaking: Ghislane Maxwell Arrested by FBI! Is She The Center of The Entire Epstein Case?

Two senior law enforcement officials say that Ghislane Maxwell was arrested on charges that she conspired with Jeffery Epstein to sexually abuse minors and is expected to appear in federal court later Thursday. The six-count indictment in Manhattan federal court alleges that Maxwell helped Epstein groom girls as young as 14 years old, going back … Read more Breaking: Ghislane Maxwell Arrested by FBI! Is She The Center of The Entire Epstein Case?

Jeffery Epstein Friend Ghislaine Maxwell Arrested by FBI on Sexual Abuse Charges

Ghislaine Maxwell, a longtime associate of disgraced money manager Jeffrey Epstein, was arrested and charged with conspiracy and enticing minors to engage in sex. Maxwell, the daughter of the late British publishing tycoon Robert Maxwell, was arrested Thursday morning in New Hampshire, FBI spokeswoman Adrienne Senatore said. Prosecutors have scheduled a noon press conference in … Read more Jeffery Epstein Friend Ghislaine Maxwell Arrested by FBI on Sexual Abuse Charges

Seattle Protest Zone ‘CHOP’ Constantly Changing, Resident Says

Faced with growing pressure to crack down on an “occupied” protest zone following two weekend shootings, Seattle’s mayor said on Monday that officials would move to wind down the blocks-long span of city streets taken over two weeks ago that US President Donald Trump asserted was run by “anarchists”. Mayor Jenny Durkan said that the … Read more Seattle Protest Zone ‘CHOP’ Constantly Changing, Resident Says