New York Police Detective Sophia Mason said that officers were responding to a 911 call about a man with a gun when they went to the home of 29-year-old George Zapantis. Once there, police say they found Zapantis holding a sword and "refusing to comply with officers' directives," according...
Actions by states to reduce criminal penalties for marijuana use and possession are fueling momentum for the broader movement to legalize cannabis and have it serve as an economic engine for cash-strapped coffers, industry members and policy experts say. "I expect a record number of states to legalize marijuana...
Following the museum's request to remove the statue, which features the nation's 26th President on a horse with a Native American man standing on one side and an African man standing on the other, the mayor's office announced the approval."The American Museum of Natural History has asked to remove...
Watch the Trevor Noah Interview this Sunday, June 21, at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT on CNN and CNN.it/go."Maybe it would help you if... you think about that... unease that you felt watching that Target being looted, try to imagine how it must feel for Black Americans when they...
The explanations echo the Trump administration's current positioning on the state of Covid-19 in America: denial and excuses. At a time when Floridians continue to pack bars and restaurants, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis brushed away questions about his culpability in aggressively reopening his state during a press conference this...
There have been 38 murders over the last 28 days, twice as much as the same period last year, according to NYPD stats as of up to June 14. So far this year, there have been 159 murders, which is 25% higher than last year, the stats show.Shooting incidents...
Now in their 70s and 80s, these pioneers tell us how things have changed in the fight for equality -- and how much farther we need to go.THEN: For integration of public schools, fair housing and equal access to public accommodationsNOW: For an end to police brutality against people...
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Pandemic economics is proving the wisdom of the savvy investor who once called the New York Stock Exchange "the biggest casino in the world." Source link
"We have remained silent when our tias have encouraged us to partner with people who have lighter skin than we do so we can mejorar la raza (improve the race). We have hated ourselves for our skin color, hair texture, our curves and our accents," the letter says. "Our...