“The blasts instantly turned the sun-filled afternoon into a gruesome scene of bloodshed, destruction and chaos.
“Three spectators died: a 23-year-old woman, a 29-year-old woman and an 8-year-old boy, while more than 260 other people were wounded. Sixteen people lost legs; the youngest amputee was a 7-year-old girl.”
The Boston Marathon Bombing was a terrorist attack that occurred on April 15, 2013, when two bombs went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing three spectators and wounding more …
“People are screaming that the American flag on a police car is somehow or another … hurting people’s feelings who might be immigrants or visitors,” said Councilman Peter Blake.
Laguna Beach debates whether American flag image on police cars is patriotic or overly aggressive
Los Angeles Times| April 12, 2019
Less than two months after the Laguna Beach City Council approved new police car colors, the designs are returning Tuesday for another round of review.
Who are the Dreamers?
Those protected under Daca are known as “Dreamers”… Most Dreamers are from Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras and the largest numbers live in California, Texas, Florida and New York. They range in age from 15 to 36, according to the White House.
Man charged in Upper Darby luring attempts
Man charged in Upper Darby luring attempts. Annie McCormick reports during Action
Dreamer Eudy Najera-Arita
News at 4pm on April 9, 2019.
By Annie McCormick Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 4:30PM
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (WPVI) — A man has been arrested in connection with two luring attempts in Upper Darby, Delaware County.
Police arrested 25-year-old Eudy Najera-Arita on Monday night after a patrol officer recognized the vehicle he was driving as the same car wanted in connection with two attempted lurings. Continue reading
Pittsburgh mayor signs gun restrictions; lawsuits filed
by Associated Press
Tuesday, April 9th 2019
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh City Council gave final approval Tuesday to gun restrictions proposed after last year’s synagogue massacre, inviting a legal challenge by gun-rights activists who have long tangled with the city over firearms.
After taking an initial vote last week, the all-Democratic council voted 6-3 to send the legislation to the desk of Democratic Mayor Bill Peduto, who is expected to sign the bills into law. Continue reading
Foxx while declining to address “the substance of the case” continued playing the race card stating, “The injection of white nationalists in this conversation for me, I will tell you personally, I was afraid. I would certainly hope that the FOP… would at least expect the people of their union to not inject racism or white nationalists into the conversation.”
No proof of course nowadays none needed. Didn’t this whole thing get started when a black self-described gay dude made a false police report accusing 2 “white” dudes of committing racist hateful crimes against him which made national news and was one of if not the worst crimes of the year until it was discovered well… it never really happened. Never mind. And if you are any kind of competent prosecutor that wants to cut a deal with a fake hate crimes hoaxer don’t you put in the deal that you don’t hold a press conference proclaiming your innocence or we’ll see you in court.
Chicago’s police union is ‘the sworn enemy of black people,’ Rep. Bobby Rush says after protest of Jussie Smollett case
Juan Perez Jr.Contact Reporter Chicago Tribune
After a week of heated protests and calls for her resignation, Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx and African-American leaders condemned Chicago’s police union and defended how the prosecutor’s office addressed an actor’s alleged hate crime hoax.
Foxx vowed to remain at her post during a Saturday news conference, despite intense controversy sparked in March when her office dropped a 16-count indictment that accused television actor Jussie Smollett of orchestrating a racist and homophobic attack on himself to advance his career.
Foxx declined to address “the substance of the case” Continue reading
A federal district court judge on Monday issued an injunction halting the Trump administration’s policy of sending some asylum seekers back across the southern border to wait out their cases in Mexico.
The ruling is slated to take effect on Friday, according to the order by U.S. District Judge Richard Seeborg in San Francisco. The injunction will apply nationwide. Continue reading
Americans would run out of avocados in three weeks…
Avocado shortages, virgin margaritas: Border shutdown would hit American palates
CNBC|5 days ago
President Donald Trump’s threat to shut down the U.S.-Mexico border would hit American consumers – in the gut. From the avocados on avocado toast, to the limes and tequila in margaritas, the …
And Although Not As Compelling Some May Argue A Reason To Secure Our Borders:
Man charged with murder in county park was deported twice before: ICE
NJ.com|3 days ago
The man charged with raping and strangling a jogger in Jersey City’s Lincoln Park had already been deported twice, Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials said. Jorge Rios, who was identified … Continue reading