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Georgia Activist Charged With Money Laundering, GoFundMe to Refund Dontations to His BLM Group

Sunday  17:41,   27 september 2020

Federal authorities alleged the man, 32-year-old Tyree Conyers-Page, purchased more than $200,000 worth of personal items using funds donated to a Black Lives Matter non-profit organization he established in 2018.The Federal Bureau of Investigations >>>

This website helps people with illnesses and disabilities participate in Black Lives Matter protests

Sunday  16:30,   27 september 2020

Three artists have partnered to launch a digital platform that allows people unable to march in the streets to participate in Black Lives Matter protests. © Courtesy Public_Public_Address Black Lives Matter activists protesting online through Public >>>

With his 'March' trilogy, John Lewis called for a revolution. It's time we answer (opinion)

Sunday  16:27,   27 september 2020

Creating a graphic-novel memoir with the explicit goal of making nonviolent revolution attainable and urgent was audacious, write "March" series co-author Andrew Aydin and illustrator Nate Powell. But Rep. John Lewis took that risk, precisely... >>>

Breonna Taylor death left officer immediately fearing he’d lose job, ex-chief testified: report

Sunday  16:27,   27 september 2020

Det. Brett Hankison, the since-fired Louisville police officer who now faces charges in connection with the Breonna Taylor case, was “visibly shaking” soon after the March drug raid that left Taylor dead -- and feared losing his job, a city police... >>>

Crowd Supporting Trump in Rally Sought to 'Make America Godly Again,' Prayed For Police And End To Abortion

Sunday  16:01,   27 september 2020

The National Prayer March was led by Rev. Franklin Graham, a conservative evangelical and Trump supporter, in downtown Washington.The National Prayer March was led by Rev. Franklin Graham, a conservative evangelical and Trump supporter, in downtown... >>>

He lost his brother to Covid-19. Twelve days later, he died too

Sunday  16:01,   27 september 2020

Nicholas Gismondi lost his older brother, Ralph Gismondi to Covid-19. Twelve days later, Nicholas also died due to the coronavirus pandemic.Nicholas, 65, had gone into the hospital after experiencing trouble breathing. Five days later, he went into... >>>

With classroom time reduced, U.S. college students demand tuition cuts

Sunday  15:08,   27 september 2020

With classroom time reduced, U.S. college students demand tuition cutsCHICAGO (Reuters) - Full-time students at Chicago's Columbia College spend $14,000 a year for professional, hands-on training in dance, film and music that the school normally... >>>

Covid-19: in Marseille, a hospital facing the

Sunday  15:00,   27 september 2020

wave © Pierre Ciot / Divergence for the JDD At the Laveran army instruction hospital, an establishment in the northern districts of Marseille, patients affected by the Covid tributary. And resuscitators fear saturation. Behind the windows, nine... >>>

Covid-19: in Marseille, a hospital facing the

Sunday  15:00,   27 september 2020

wave © Pierre Ciot / Divergence for the JDD At the Laveran army instruction hospital, an establishment in the northern districts of Marseille, patients affected by the Covid tributary. And resuscitators fear saturation. Behind the windows, nine... >>>

Police clash with Portland protesters and press; more than 20 arrested

Sunday  14:25,   27 september 2020

Police clash with Portland protesters and press; more than 20 arrestedPORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - Police clashed with anti-racism protesters and pushed back members of the press in downtown Portland, Oregon into early Sunday morning, making more than >>>

Breonna Taylor protests: Louisville police arrest at least 28 people during fourth night of protests

Sunday  14:08,   27 september 2020

Police in Louisville arrested 28 people Saturday night as protesters demanding justice for Breonna Taylor again took to the streets. © John Minchillo/AP Protesters march, Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020, in Louisville, Ky. Authorities pleaded for calm... >>>

Interview with Michael Hermanns: Expert on impending bankruptcies: "After a first wave there is a threat of a second and perhaps a third wave"

Sunday  14:06,   27 september 2020

© dpa This fashion chain also had to go bankrupt. Michael Hermanns from the auditing company Buth & Hermanns on threatened industries, the risk for smaller companies and cash flows. Mr. Herrmanns, will we experience a wave of insolvencies in... >>>

The missing grandparents: families mourn elder generation lost to COVID-19

Sunday  13:40,   27 september 2020

The missing grandparents: families mourn elder generation lost to COVID-19He knew the lyrics to entire Broadway musicals and shared them with his granddaughters Zoe and Madeline during their annual summer visits from Brooklyn, New York, to Kansas... >>>

Is mail theft surging in the U.S.? Postal Service inspectors don't know

Sunday  13:16,   27 september 2020

Anecdotal accounts suggest mail theft is on the rise in parts of the country. Postal inspectors don’t have a reliable system to track the crime.Over six days in early April, thieves in New York City stole several bags of mail from a carrier cart,... >>>

A new database tracks COVID-19’s effects on sex and gender

Sunday  13:16,   27 september 2020

The gender breakdown in information is a current blind spot and critical to understanding how the virus works — and what the treatment could be.Months into the COVID-19 pandemic, details about the virus’ sex and gender implications have begun to... >>>