Officers will now be required to announce their presence and purpose before entering, except in certain circumstances like hostage situations, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and Police Chief Medaria Arradondo said in a joint news release. “This is about proactive policymaking and instilling accountability,” the mayor said in a statement. “We can’t prevent every tragedy, but […]Read More .
The Delhi Fire Department responded to a call of people trapped in a house fire Monday just before 6 p.m., the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal said in a statement. The nurse, 64-year-old Gwendolyn Theus, and the homeowner, a 71-year-old paraplegic woman, were pulled from a bedroom. Authorities administered CPR, but only the homeowner […]Read More .
Some of the names Biden is floating right now are merely trial balloons, meant to gauge how much fire he can expect from Republicans and from the ranks of his fellow Democrats. Fundraisers and key supporters will have their say in the decisions, too. And government bureaucrats, however qualified, are a political constituency Biden and […]Read More .
At both agencies, Biden is considering contenders with deep experience in their fields and a track record in Washington — but some of his candidates are also spurring dissent from corners of the Democratic Party that could make the President-elect’s choices a more complicated matter. For weeks, observers have speculated that Biden would entrust the […]Read More .
Prominent African Americans officials would like California Gov. Gavin Newsom to pick Reps. Karen Bass or Barbara Lee to replace Harris, the only Black woman serving in the Senate. But many Latinos, who comprise a plurality of Californians, want Newsom to choose the first Latino or Latina senator in the state’s history, such as California […]Read More .
By June 27, there were 50 homicides in Atlanta, and five months later that number has more than doubled. “We are currently at 131 homicides for the year as compared to 90 homicides this time last year,” Grant told CNN. By the end of 2019, there were 99 homicides in the city, Grant said. Citywide, […]Read More .
Biden told NBC in an interview aired Tuesday night that there is already “significant representation among progressives in our administration,” but said “there’s nothing really off the table.” “But one thing is really critical: taking someone out of the Senate, taking someone out of the House (of Representatives), particularly a person of consequence, is really […]Read More .
Any deal would likely value Slack at more than its market capitalization of $17 billion earlier Wednesday, according to the Journal. The report also notes that there is no guarantee the talks will lead to a deal. As of Wednesday afternoon, Slack’s stock price reached more than $36 and its market cap grew to nearly […]Read More .
Right now the hot sauce, which is being acquired by spice maker McCormick, can only be found in about 4% of US households. But it appeals to a coveted demographic — the college-educated Millennial who has a “very strong appreciation for food and loves to talk about food,” in Cholula CEO Maura Mottolese’s words. And […]Read More .
News of the elder Murray’s death came in the form of a statement on the William Murray Golf Instagram account. “It’s with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of the legend Ed Murray,” the statement read. “Named after the family patriarch, it was Ed who introduced the Murray family to this wonderful […]Read More .