California Engineer Accused of Derailing Train to Damage Navy Hospital Ship Over Coronavirus

The affidavit cited by the DOJ said Moreno admitted to crashing the train and suggested the ship “had an alternate

Boston Officer Buys Groceries for Distraught Single Mother

“I heard a woman sitting by the curbside crying,” said Peguero. “She was checking out by the cashier with her

Trump Responds to Schumer’s Coronavirus Criticism: ‘I Never Knew How Bad a Senator You Are’

President Trump sent a scathing letter to Senator Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) after the Senate minority leader criticized the president’s

Trump Campaign Tells Jeff Sessions to Stop Making ‘Delusional’ Claim that He Has President’s Support

The campaign sent a letter to Sessions warning him not to portray the president as an ally in his effort

Cuomo, N.Y. Lawmakers to Rollback Some Bail Reform Measures following Police Criticism

The lawmakers appear to have agreed to add several misdemeanors and felonies to a list of crimes for which a

Antarctica Was Once Warm Enough for Rainforest Near South Pole

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‘We Didn’t Know That Until the Last 24 Hours’: Georgia Gov. Says He Just Found Out People Without Symptoms Can Spread Coronavirus

It has been widely known for months that the coronavirus can spread through asymptomatic transmission.

2 Wounded Phoenix Officers Recovering After Being Shot in Incident That Killed Commander

Police say Officer Marissa Dowhan is hospitalized with serious injuries, but is expected to be okay. Her fellow officer, Alicia

Los Angeles County to Pay $2.25 Million to 2 Deputies Alleging Vindictive Prosecution by Undersheriff

Patrol deputies Robert Lindsey Jr. and Charles Rodriguez — who were acquitted of perjury and conspiracy charges — alleged they

Tech Giants Ready for 2016-Style Meddling. But the Threat Has Changed.

Reading Time: < 1 minute Expert Says Trump Rule Could Kill Billions of Birds (Chris)  The author writes, “The 1918

Coronavirus Pandemic Exacerbates Poll Worker Crisis in Swing States

Reading Time: 5 minutes In a swing state like Wisconsin, turnout matters, and, in 2016, it reached a new low.

MN Trooper Gives Doctor Masks Instead of Speeding Ticket

A cardiologist who was pulled over for speeding on a Minnesota interstate said she was deeply touched when the trooper

LAPD Checking Officers’ Temperatures Before Each Shift

Any LAPD officer with a temperature will be sent home immediately and directed to get medical treatment. “We are taking

Newspaper publishers lobby for government aid amid ‘existential crisis’

(Chris Graythen/Getty Images) Newspapers are asking for government assistance as the ailing industry struggles to overcome plummeting advertising revenue amid

Climate-Killing Products Should Have Warning Labels: Health Experts

Reading Time: 2 minutes Revealed: Monsanto Predicted Crop System Would Damage US Farms (Reader Pat) The author writes, “The US

Reagan-Era Medicare Changes Leave US Vulnerable to COVID-19, Experts Say

Reading Time: 4 minutes In the 1980s, US hospitals began to transform from institutions providing comprehensive care, no matter how

FL Man Accused of Claiming He Had Coronavirus, Coughing at Deputy

A man accused of claiming he had COVID-19 and coughing at a Martin County, FL, deputy has been arrested.

How COVID-19 Hit the Detroit Police Department

That Friday morning, the department’s 9th Precinct hosted Police and Pancakes, a community event that drew about 100 people — police officers,

Coronavirus Is No Excuse to Delay the Education Department’s New Title IX Regulations

Those making this argument are taking advantage of a crisis to try to keep due process out of college campuses.

Working From Home? Here Are Tech Tips You Need to Know

Reading Time: 2 minutes Chicagoans Readying for Coronavirus Rent Strike (Chris) From the Chicago Tribune: “From Andersonville to Beverly, from