In a 23-page rambling letter sent to ABC News, Williams wrote that the Charleston church shooting in June should have provoked a race war: “Why did I do it? I put a deposit for a gun on 6/19/15. The Church shooting in Charleston happened on 6/17/15…What sent me over the top was the church shooting…You want a race war (deleted)? BRING IT THEN YOU WHITE …(deleted)!!!”
With all the concern over the militarization of police in the past year, no one noticed that North Dakota became the first in the union to allow police to equip drones with “less than lethal” weapons. House Bill 1328 wasn’t drafted that way, but then a lobbyist representing law enforcement—tight with a booming drone industry—got his hands on it.
The White House on Wednesday issued a rapid call for Congress to pass gun control laws, after two journalists were shot to death during a live television broadcast. "This is another example of gun violence that is becoming all too common in communities large and small all across the United States," said spokesman Josh Earnest.
This week it was revealed that Paul Mahoney, the former operator of streaming portal FastPassTV, is now facing a custodial sentence following his guilty plea before a Northern Ireland court. After operating his sites for around six years, the prosecution claims that Mahoney made almost 410,000 euros ($471,500) in advertising revenue. Extrapolating what was probably
An oil well pump jack is seen at an oil field supply yard near Denver, Colorado February 2, 2015. Reuters/Rick Wilking Oil prices jumped more than 4 percent on Thursday after a rally in equity markets and an unexpected fall in U.S. crude inventories, but worries over the health of the Chinese economy and a
It’s time to stop counting the calories, and instead start promoting the nutritional value of foods if we are to rapidly cut illness and death from cardiovascular disease and curb the rising tide of obesity, say experts in an editorial published in the online journal Open Heart. Drawing on published evidence, Drs Aseem Malhotra and
Researchers at the Universitat Jaume I in Spain have developed materials based on graphene that can catalyse reactions for the conversion and storage of energy. The technology patented by the UJI combines graphene and organometallic compounds in a single material without altering the most interesting properties of graphene, such as its electrical conductivity. The technology,
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By Dr. Mercola GrassrootsHealth in conjunction with the University of California San Diego has recently released a series of Vitamin D continuing education training courses and certifications you won’t want to miss. Whether you are a health care professional or a layperson looking to increase your knowledge, these presentations are sure to be of benefit
In May of 1967, a former CIA officer named Tom Braden published a confession in theSaturday Evening Post under the headline, “I’m glad the CIA is ‘immoral.’” Braden confirmed what journalists had begun to uncover over the previous year or so: The CIA had been responsible for secretly financing a large number of “civil society” groups, such as
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks at the Des Moines Area Community College, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Ankeny, Iowa. The transmission of classified information across Hillary Clinton’s private email is consistent with a culture in which diplomats routinely sent secret material on unsecured email during the Obama and George W. Bush administrations, according
Perhaps one of the most outrageous practices in the justice system is the use of solitary confinement for juvenile offenders, most of whom are nonviolent. The practice has many long-term mental effects that lead offenders into a cycle of poverty and crime from which they are often unable to escape. Of course, that assumes they
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Many offered condolences, some called for stricter gun laws, and gun company stocks jumped in price even amid a bear market following the deadly shooting of two journalists on live television. Reporter Alison Parker, 24, and photographer Adam Ward, 27, were killed round 6:45 this morning while interviewing a source
Cosmetic and cleaning products contain huge quantities of plastic particles posing serious risk to...
© Thompson/Bakir/Plymouth University Everyday cosmetic and cleaning products contain huge quantities of plastic particles, which are released to the environment and could be harmful to marine life, according to a new study. Research at Plymouth University has shown almost 100,000 tiny ‘microbeads’ — each a fraction of a millimetre in diameter — could be
EVERETT, Wash. – Officials at Mariner High School in Everett, Washington banned student apparel depicting professional sports teams this year over fears local gangs use team colors to identify their members. Parents of Mariner High School students contacted My Everett News to complain about the school’s recent ban on professional sports team apparel. The new
The European Union might have had a better start, but in the end it was the Balkan countries who brought the game home in this unlikely diplomatic soccer match on Wednesday to kick off the Western Balkan summit in Vienna. Team “FC EU”, made up of Austria’s foreign minister and EU officials, looked in good