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Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus Chair for Running Mate

Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus Chair for Running Mate

Joe Biden’s campaign has added Rep. Karen Bass, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, to its vice presidential shortlist.

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Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by Absentee Ballot in April

Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by Absentee Ballot in April

Using the governor's mansion as their last address, Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen voted in the Indiana primary by mail-in ballot in April, Busin [...]

Read full article: Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by ...→
‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after Georgia cop breaks down over McMuffin

‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after Georgia cop breaks down over McMuffin

A viral video shows a cop breaking down in tears, after a long wait at a McDonald’s drive-thru in Georgia made her “too nervous” to accept her breakfast order. [...]

Read full article: ‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after G...→
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Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defund the police’ is ‘one of the worst slogans ever’

Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defund the police’ is ‘one of the worst slogans ever’

Rep. Karen Bass, the chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, described calls to “defund the police” a terrible rallying cry but said law enforcement offi [...]

Read full article: Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defun...→
Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Amy Cooper, the white dog-walker known as Central Park “Karen” for calling 911 on a black bird-watcher, once tried to get her doorman fired, according to a rep [...]

Read full article: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reported...→
Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining customer in Queens bagel shop

Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining customer in Queens bagel shop

A Queens “Karen’’ deliberately coughed on a woman in a bagel shop after being called out for not having a mask on, according to video and critics. “You can’t s [...]

Read full article: Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining c...→
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Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have Saved Garner, Floyd, Taylor, and Rice

Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have Saved Garner, Floyd, Taylor, and Rice

During Friday's Democratic Weekly Address, Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass (D-CA) stated that if the Justice in Policing Act had been law, | Clips

Read full article: Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have...→

‘Torrance Karen’ Caught on Camera Berating Woman in Racist Rant

Editor’s Note: There is an updated version of this story after more people came forward. Read it here. A video from the South Bay was spreading like wildfire o [...]

Read full article: ‘Torrance Karen’ Caught on Camera Berati...→
People Making A Difference: Folk Artist Creates Dioramas To Share African American Culture, History

People Making A Difference: Folk Artist Creates Dioramas To Share African American Culture, History

Karen Collins said she was hoping to find funds to permanently house all of the dioramas that make up the African American Miniature Museum in a public locatio [...]

Read full article: People Making A Difference: Folk Artist ...→
Congressional Black Caucus chair claims Los Angeles mayor didn't 'defund' police, just reduced the budget

Congressional Black Caucus chair claims Los Angeles mayor didn't 'defund' police, just reduced the budget

Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass, D-Calif., seemed to compound the confusion surrounding the movement to "defund the police" Wednesday when she indi [...]

Read full article: Congressional Black Caucus chair claims ...→
Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

“I think it can be used as a distraction, and that’s my concern,” said Rep. Karen Bass, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus.

Read full article: Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘d...→
'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...]

Read full article: 'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should ...→

Report shows school suspension and arrest rates remain highest for Black students | WTOP

Although teachers cannot suspend students for insubordination, some continue to do so, state Superintendent of Schools Karen B. Salmon said.

Read full article: Report shows school suspension and arres...→

DAILY DRIVE PODCAST: June 23, 2020 | Toyota Financial's 'steady' strategy for dealers, customers during pandemic

Karen Ideno, vice president of product and marketing at Toyota Financial Services, says the captive continues to step up efforts to provide loans and payment r [...]

Read full article: DAILY DRIVE PODCAST: June 23, 2020 | Toy...→
Geneva couple plans to turn a historic St. Charles property into a wedding venue

Geneva couple plans to turn a historic St. Charles property into a wedding venue

A charming stone house in downtown St. Charles contained several qualities that caught the attention of Karen and Lance Ramella as they scoped out sites for th [...]

Read full article: Geneva couple plans to turn a historic S...→
‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the whole point’ of McMuffin complaints

‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the whole point’ of McMuffin complaints

The Georgia officer whose tearful video about her late McDonald’s order went viral has come forward — saying many people “lost the whole point” of her sharing [...]

Read full article: ‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the wh...→
Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ says she’s being harassed

Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ says she’s being harassed

“Please, I have no affiliation with LAFace (Lisa Alexander Face) Products. She is located in San Francisco,” Melissa Milos tweeted Saturday.

Read full article: Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ sa...→
SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Karen,' says he's waiting on personal apology after she confronted him for BLM stencil

SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Karen,' says he's waiting on personal apology after she confronted him for BLM stencil

Regarding Alexander's public apology, Juanillo said, "The regret is setting in. The lesson is hard to learn but it's the natural stage 3 of being a Karen, appa [...]

Read full article: SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Kar...→
Police union slams co-chair of new panel reviewing CPD’s use-of-force policies

Police union slams co-chair of new panel reviewing CPD’s use-of-force policies

FOP President John Catanzara took issue with remarks by Arewa Karen Winters, whose great-nephew Pierre Loury was killed by Chicago police in 2016. Winters call [...]

Read full article: Police union slams co-chair of new panel...→
What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind America’s Other Independence Day

What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind America’s Other Independence Day

President Donald Trump has rescheduled a presidential reelection campaign rally from June 19, the same day as Juneteenth, to June 20, after he faced backlash f [...]

Read full article: What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind A...→
PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three grocery workers who died from COVID-19

PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three grocery workers who died from COVID-19

United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 7 held a memorial service Sunday to honor workers Karen Haws, Randy Narvaez and James McKay, three union members [...]

Read full article: PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three ...→
'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds Peacefully March In Black Lives Matter Rally In Franklinville

'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds Peacefully March In Black Lives Matter Rally In Franklinville

“I think the show of solitary, I think to show the world we’re not stopping,” Pastor Karen Johnson said. “It wasn’t just a moment. This is actually a movement. [...]

Read full article: 'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds ...→
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants federal dollars to aid Black Press - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants federal dollars to aid Black Press - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Congresswoman Bass, the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), called the pandemic a “double-punch” to African Americans. She also called out President [...]

Read full article: U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants fede...→
Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Bass Leads Democrats’ Policing Overhaul

Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Bass Leads Democrats’ Policing Overhaul

The California congresswoman, who heads the Congressional Black Caucus and was the first black woman speaker of a state legislature, has navigated internal div [...]

Read full article: Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Ba...→
Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental illness for ‘indefensible’ Arizona attack

Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental illness for ‘indefensible’ Arizona attack

The lawyer husband of the Arizona “Karen” who was slapped by a Native American she told to “go back to Mexico” has tearfully apologized for the “indefensible” [...]

Read full article: Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental i...→
Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face for telling woman to ‘go back to Mexico’

Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face for telling woman to ‘go back to Mexico’

A so-called “Karen” in Arizona was slapped across the face for telling a Native American woman to “go back to Mexico.” The caught-on-camera scuffle happened Sa [...]

Read full article: Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face ...→
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Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce on diplomacy in times of turmoil

Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce on diplomacy in times of turmoil

"Face the Nation" Moderator Margaret Brennan sat down with Ambassador Karen Pierce, the United Kingdom's representative to the U.S., for a look at how she's co [...]

Read full article: Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce o...→
Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Among Newly Announced BET Awards Performers

Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Among Newly Announced BET Awards Performers

The BET Awards have announced more performers for this weekend's ceremony including Black Thought, Jay Rock and Karen Clark Shead.

Read full article: Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Amon...→
Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to be Biden running mate

Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to be Biden running mate

The Congressional Black Caucus chair has been one of the leading House lawmakers in crafting policing reform legislation in the wake of the death of George Flo [...]

Read full article: Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to...→

Plunkett's Bistro-Bar

Twenty years after opening as Chez Vins, a small, romantic French restaurant, proprietors Karen and Michael Plunkett are still at it, albeit running the much l [...]

Read full article: Plunkett's Bistro-Bar...→
Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

President Trump announced that Second Lady Karen Pence would continue as the lead ambassador for a task force to prevent veterans' suicides.

Read full article: Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Ef...→
Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper from leaving after incident with kid

Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper from leaving after incident with kid

A Detroit “Karen” blocked a black woman from leaving the parking lot of a supermarket after her child stepped on a shelf to reach a Gatorade bottle.

Read full article: Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper fro...→
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Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass: 'Defund the police' is 'probably one of the worst slogans ever'

Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass: 'Defund the police' is 'probably one of the worst slogans ever'

Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., on Monday expressed her distaste for the term “defund the police.”

Read full article: Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen B...→
Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexander fired from wealth management firm

Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexander fired from wealth management firm

The husband of a California “Karen” who called the cops on a Filipino man for stenciling “BLACK LIVES MATTER” on his own property was fired Monday by his wealt [...]

Read full article: Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexa...→
California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipino man for calling cops over his chalk art

California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipino man for calling cops over his chalk art

A California “Karen” who called the cops on a Filipino man stenciling “BLACK LIVES MATTER” in chalk on his own property said Sunday that she is “deeply sorry” [...]

Read full article: California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipin...→
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Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., pushed back on Sunday on President Trump’s claims that he’s "done more for the black community than any other president" besides Abr [...]

Read full article: Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's...→
White couple calls cops on Black man for stenciling ‘Black Lives Matter’ on own property

White couple calls cops on Black man for stenciling ‘Black Lives Matter’ on own property

Karen strikes again! A white couple in San Francisco questioned a man of color Friday for stenciling “Black Lives Matter” – on his own property. Twitter user @ [...]

Read full article: White couple calls cops on Black man for...→
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L.A. Sheriff: We know who killed wife of Righteous Brothers singer

LOS ANGELES – An escaped prisoner shot dead by Santa Ana police in 1982 has been identified as the suspected killer in the 1976 Hermosa Beach slaying of Karen [...]

Read full article: L.A. Sheriff: We know who killed wife of...→
‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing Silver Locks Due to Pandemic

‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing Silver Locks Due to Pandemic

Part of Karen Kenny’s beauty routine is a trip to the hair salon every two to three months. “My hair grows very, very fast,” Kenny said. “So it’s like you’re a [...]

Read full article: ‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing S...→
Congresswoman Karen Bass says police reform bills will be about

Congresswoman Karen Bass says police reform bills will be about "accountability"

The chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, spoke with CBS News' Major Garrett for "The Takeout" podcast about lawmakers' plans in the wake of George Floyd's [...]

Read full article: Congresswoman Karen Bass says police ref...→
Funds Available for Small Businesses Struggling After Public Health Shutdowns

Funds Available for Small Businesses Struggling After Public Health Shutdowns

Starting this week, business proprietors will be able to apply for individual grants of up to $10,000 each thanks to $45 million in federal money that is now a [...]

Read full article: Funds Available for Small Businesses Str...→
Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus Chair for Running Mate

Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus Chair for Running Mate

Joe Biden’s campaign has added Rep. Karen Bass, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, to its vice presidential shortlist.

Read full article: Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus...→
Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Among Newly Announced BET Awards Performers

Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Among Newly Announced BET Awards Performers

The BET Awards have announced more performers for this weekend's ceremony including Black Thought, Jay Rock and Karen Clark Shead.

Read full article: Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Amon...→

DAILY DRIVE PODCAST: June 23, 2020 | Toyota Financial's 'steady' strategy for dealers, customers during pandemic

Karen Ideno, vice president of product and marketing at Toyota Financial Services, says the captive continues to step up efforts to provide loans and payment r [...]

Read full article: DAILY DRIVE PODCAST: June 23, 2020 | Toy...→
Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by Absentee Ballot in April

Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by Absentee Ballot in April

Using the governor's mansion as their last address, Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen voted in the Indiana primary by mail-in ballot in April, Busin [...]

Read full article: Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by ...→

Plunkett's Bistro-Bar

Twenty years after opening as Chez Vins, a small, romantic French restaurant, proprietors Karen and Michael Plunkett are still at it, albeit running the much l [...]

Read full article: Plunkett's Bistro-Bar...→
‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the whole point’ of McMuffin complaints

‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the whole point’ of McMuffin complaints

The Georgia officer whose tearful video about her late McDonald’s order went viral has come forward — saying many people “lost the whole point” of her sharing [...]

Read full article: ‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the wh...→
‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after Georgia cop breaks down over McMuffin

‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after Georgia cop breaks down over McMuffin

A viral video shows a cop breaking down in tears, after a long wait at a McDonald’s drive-thru in Georgia made her “too nervous” to accept her breakfast order. [...]

Read full article: ‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after G...→
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Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper from leaving after incident with kid

Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper from leaving after incident with kid

A Detroit “Karen” blocked a black woman from leaving the parking lot of a supermarket after her child stepped on a shelf to reach a Gatorade bottle.

Read full article: Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper fro...→
  • #Karen
SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Karen,' says he's waiting on personal apology after she confronted him for BLM stencil

SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Karen,' says he's waiting on personal apology after she confronted him for BLM stencil

Regarding Alexander's public apology, Juanillo said, "The regret is setting in. The lesson is hard to learn but it's the natural stage 3 of being a Karen, appa [...]

Read full article: SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Kar...→
Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Amy Cooper, the white dog-walker known as Central Park “Karen” for calling 911 on a black bird-watcher, once tried to get her doorman fired, according to a rep [...]

Read full article: Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reported...→
Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexander fired from wealth management firm

Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexander fired from wealth management firm

The husband of a California “Karen” who called the cops on a Filipino man for stenciling “BLACK LIVES MATTER” on his own property was fired Monday by his wealt [...]

Read full article: Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexa...→
What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind America’s Other Independence Day

What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind America’s Other Independence Day

President Donald Trump has rescheduled a presidential reelection campaign rally from June 19, the same day as Juneteenth, to June 20, after he faced backlash f [...]

Read full article: What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind A...→
Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining customer in Queens bagel shop

Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining customer in Queens bagel shop

A Queens “Karen’’ deliberately coughed on a woman in a bagel shop after being called out for not having a mask on, according to video and critics. “You can’t s [...]

Read full article: Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining c...→
  • #Karen
Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., pushed back on Sunday on President Trump’s claims that he’s "done more for the black community than any other president" besides Abr [...]

Read full article: Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's...→
'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds Peacefully March In Black Lives Matter Rally In Franklinville

'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds Peacefully March In Black Lives Matter Rally In Franklinville

“I think the show of solitary, I think to show the world we’re not stopping,” Pastor Karen Johnson said. “It wasn’t just a moment. This is actually a movement. [...]

Read full article: 'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds ...→

‘Torrance Karen’ Caught on Camera Berating Woman in Racist Rant

Editor’s Note: There is an updated version of this story after more people came forward. Read it here. A video from the South Bay was spreading like wildfire o [...]

Read full article: ‘Torrance Karen’ Caught on Camera Berati...→

L.A. Sheriff: We know who killed wife of Righteous Brothers singer

LOS ANGELES – An escaped prisoner shot dead by Santa Ana police in 1982 has been identified as the suspected killer in the 1976 Hermosa Beach slaying of Karen [...]

Read full article: L.A. Sheriff: We know who killed wife of...→
Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Bass Leads Democrats’ Policing Overhaul

Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Bass Leads Democrats’ Policing Overhaul

The California congresswoman, who heads the Congressional Black Caucus and was the first black woman speaker of a state legislature, has navigated internal div [...]

Read full article: Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Ba...→
Congressional Black Caucus chair claims Los Angeles mayor didn't 'defund' police, just reduced the budget

Congressional Black Caucus chair claims Los Angeles mayor didn't 'defund' police, just reduced the budget

Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass, D-Calif., seemed to compound the confusion surrounding the movement to "defund the police" Wednesday when she indi [...]

Read full article: Congressional Black Caucus chair claims ...→
Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face for telling woman to ‘go back to Mexico’

Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face for telling woman to ‘go back to Mexico’

A so-called “Karen” in Arizona was slapped across the face for telling a Native American woman to “go back to Mexico.” The caught-on-camera scuffle happened Sa [...]

Read full article: Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face ...→
  • #Karen
Funds Available for Small Businesses Struggling After Public Health Shutdowns

Funds Available for Small Businesses Struggling After Public Health Shutdowns

Starting this week, business proprietors will be able to apply for individual grants of up to $10,000 each thanks to $45 million in federal money that is now a [...]

Read full article: Funds Available for Small Businesses Str...→

Report shows school suspension and arrest rates remain highest for Black students | WTOP

Although teachers cannot suspend students for insubordination, some continue to do so, state Superintendent of Schools Karen B. Salmon said.

Read full article: Report shows school suspension and arres...→
Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to be Biden running mate

Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to be Biden running mate

The Congressional Black Caucus chair has been one of the leading House lawmakers in crafting policing reform legislation in the wake of the death of George Flo [...]

Read full article: Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to...→
Geneva couple plans to turn a historic St. Charles property into a wedding venue

Geneva couple plans to turn a historic St. Charles property into a wedding venue

A charming stone house in downtown St. Charles contained several qualities that caught the attention of Karen and Lance Ramella as they scoped out sites for th [...]

Read full article: Geneva couple plans to turn a historic S...→
Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

President Trump announced that Second Lady Karen Pence would continue as the lead ambassador for a task force to prevent veterans' suicides.

Read full article: Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Ef...→
Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ says she’s being harassed

Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ says she’s being harassed

“Please, I have no affiliation with LAFace (Lisa Alexander Face) Products. She is located in San Francisco,” Melissa Milos tweeted Saturday.

Read full article: Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ sa...→
Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defund the police’ is ‘one of the worst slogans ever’

Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defund the police’ is ‘one of the worst slogans ever’

Rep. Karen Bass, the chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, described calls to “defund the police” a terrible rallying cry but said law enforcement offi [...]

Read full article: Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defun...→
Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass: 'Defund the police' is 'probably one of the worst slogans ever'

Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass: 'Defund the police' is 'probably one of the worst slogans ever'

Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., on Monday expressed her distaste for the term “defund the police.”

Read full article: Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen B...→
Police union slams co-chair of new panel reviewing CPD’s use-of-force policies

Police union slams co-chair of new panel reviewing CPD’s use-of-force policies

FOP President John Catanzara took issue with remarks by Arewa Karen Winters, whose great-nephew Pierre Loury was killed by Chicago police in 2016. Winters call [...]

Read full article: Police union slams co-chair of new panel...→
California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipino man for calling cops over his chalk art

California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipino man for calling cops over his chalk art

A California “Karen” who called the cops on a Filipino man stenciling “BLACK LIVES MATTER” in chalk on his own property said Sunday that she is “deeply sorry” [...]

Read full article: California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipin...→
  • #Karen
PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three grocery workers who died from COVID-19

PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three grocery workers who died from COVID-19

United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 7 held a memorial service Sunday to honor workers Karen Haws, Randy Narvaez and James McKay, three union members [...]

Read full article: PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three ...→
Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have Saved Garner, Floyd, Taylor, and Rice

Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have Saved Garner, Floyd, Taylor, and Rice

During Friday's Democratic Weekly Address, Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass (D-CA) stated that if the Justice in Policing Act had been law, | Clips

Read full article: Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have...→
White couple calls cops on Black man for stenciling ‘Black Lives Matter’ on own property

White couple calls cops on Black man for stenciling ‘Black Lives Matter’ on own property

Karen strikes again! A white couple in San Francisco questioned a man of color Friday for stenciling “Black Lives Matter” – on his own property. Twitter user @ [...]

Read full article: White couple calls cops on Black man for...→
  • #Karen
U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants federal dollars to aid Black Press - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants federal dollars to aid Black Press - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Congresswoman Bass, the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), called the pandemic a “double-punch” to African Americans. She also called out President [...]

Read full article: U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants fede...→
People Making A Difference: Folk Artist Creates Dioramas To Share African American Culture, History

People Making A Difference: Folk Artist Creates Dioramas To Share African American Culture, History

Karen Collins said she was hoping to find funds to permanently house all of the dioramas that make up the African American Miniature Museum in a public locatio [...]

Read full article: People Making A Difference: Folk Artist ...→
‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing Silver Locks Due to Pandemic

‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing Silver Locks Due to Pandemic

Part of Karen Kenny’s beauty routine is a trip to the hair salon every two to three months. “My hair grows very, very fast,” Kenny said. “So it’s like you’re a [...]

Read full article: ‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing S...→
Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental illness for ‘indefensible’ Arizona attack

Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental illness for ‘indefensible’ Arizona attack

The lawyer husband of the Arizona “Karen” who was slapped by a Native American she told to “go back to Mexico” has tearfully apologized for the “indefensible” [...]

Read full article: Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental i...→
Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

“I think it can be used as a distraction, and that’s my concern,” said Rep. Karen Bass, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus.

Read full article: Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘d...→
Congresswoman Karen Bass says police reform bills will be about

Congresswoman Karen Bass says police reform bills will be about "accountability"

The chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, spoke with CBS News' Major Garrett for "The Takeout" podcast about lawmakers' plans in the wake of George Floyd's [...]

Read full article: Congresswoman Karen Bass says police ref...→
Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce on diplomacy in times of turmoil

Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce on diplomacy in times of turmoil

"Face the Nation" Moderator Margaret Brennan sat down with Ambassador Karen Pierce, the United Kingdom's representative to the U.S., for a look at how she's co [...]

Read full article: Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce o...→
'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...]

Read full article: 'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should ...→
Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus Chair for Running Mate

Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus Chair for Running Mate

Joe Biden’s campaign has added Rep. Karen Bass, chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, to its vice presidential shortlist.

Read full article: Biden Vetting Congressional Black Caucus...→

Report shows school suspension and arrest rates remain highest for Black students | WTOP

Although teachers cannot suspend students for insubordination, some continue to do so, state Superintendent of Schools Karen B. Salmon said.

Read full article: Report shows school suspension and arres...→
Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Among Newly Announced BET Awards Performers

Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Among Newly Announced BET Awards Performers

The BET Awards have announced more performers for this weekend's ceremony including Black Thought, Jay Rock and Karen Clark Shead.

Read full article: Questlove, YG, Nas And Public Enemy Amon...→

DAILY DRIVE PODCAST: June 23, 2020 | Toyota Financial's 'steady' strategy for dealers, customers during pandemic

Karen Ideno, vice president of product and marketing at Toyota Financial Services, says the captive continues to step up efforts to provide loans and payment r [...]

Read full article: DAILY DRIVE PODCAST: June 23, 2020 | Toy...→
Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to be Biden running mate

Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to be Biden running mate

The Congressional Black Caucus chair has been one of the leading House lawmakers in crafting policing reform legislation in the wake of the death of George Flo [...]

Read full article: Congresswoman Karen Bass being vetted to...→
Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by Absentee Ballot in April

Pence, Wife Voted in Indiana Primary by Absentee Ballot in April

Using the governor's mansion as their last address, Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen voted in the Indiana primary by mail-in ballot in April, Busin [...]

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Geneva couple plans to turn a historic St. Charles property into a wedding venue

Geneva couple plans to turn a historic St. Charles property into a wedding venue

A charming stone house in downtown St. Charles contained several qualities that caught the attention of Karen and Lance Ramella as they scoped out sites for th [...]

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Plunkett's Bistro-Bar

Twenty years after opening as Chez Vins, a small, romantic French restaurant, proprietors Karen and Michael Plunkett are still at it, albeit running the much l [...]

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‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the whole point’ of McMuffin complaints

‘Officer Karen’ says people ‘lost the whole point’ of McMuffin complaints

The Georgia officer whose tearful video about her late McDonald’s order went viral has come forward — saying many people “lost the whole point” of her sharing [...]

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Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

Donald Trump Asks Karen Pence to Lead Effort to Prevent Veterans' Suicide

President Trump announced that Second Lady Karen Pence would continue as the lead ambassador for a task force to prevent veterans' suicides.

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‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after Georgia cop breaks down over McMuffin

‘Officer Karen’ video goes viral after Georgia cop breaks down over McMuffin

A viral video shows a cop breaking down in tears, after a long wait at a McDonald’s drive-thru in Georgia made her “too nervous” to accept her breakfast order. [...]

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Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ says she’s being harassed

Woman mistaken for California ‘Karen’ says she’s being harassed

“Please, I have no affiliation with LAFace (Lisa Alexander Face) Products. She is located in San Francisco,” Melissa Milos tweeted Saturday.

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Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper from leaving after incident with kid

Detroit ‘Karen’ blocks black shopper from leaving after incident with kid

A Detroit “Karen” blocked a black woman from leaving the parking lot of a supermarket after her child stepped on a shelf to reach a Gatorade bottle.

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Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defund the police’ is ‘one of the worst slogans ever’

Congressional Black Caucus chair: ‘Defund the police’ is ‘one of the worst slogans ever’

Rep. Karen Bass, the chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus, described calls to “defund the police” a terrible rallying cry but said law enforcement offi [...]

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SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Karen,' says he's waiting on personal apology after she confronted him for BLM stencil

SF man in viral video calls woman 'a Karen,' says he's waiting on personal apology after she confronted him for BLM stencil

Regarding Alexander's public apology, Juanillo said, "The regret is setting in. The lesson is hard to learn but it's the natural stage 3 of being a Karen, appa [...]

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Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass: 'Defund the police' is 'probably one of the worst slogans ever'

Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass: 'Defund the police' is 'probably one of the worst slogans ever'

Congressional Black Caucus Chairwoman Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., on Monday expressed her distaste for the term “defund the police.”

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Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Central Park ‘Karen’ Amy Cooper reportedly tried to have her doorman fired

Amy Cooper, the white dog-walker known as Central Park “Karen” for calling 911 on a black bird-watcher, once tried to get her doorman fired, according to a rep [...]

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Police union slams co-chair of new panel reviewing CPD’s use-of-force policies

Police union slams co-chair of new panel reviewing CPD’s use-of-force policies

FOP President John Catanzara took issue with remarks by Arewa Karen Winters, whose great-nephew Pierre Loury was killed by Chicago police in 2016. Winters call [...]

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Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexander fired from wealth management firm

Husband of California ‘Karen’ Lisa Alexander fired from wealth management firm

The husband of a California “Karen” who called the cops on a Filipino man for stenciling “BLACK LIVES MATTER” on his own property was fired Monday by his wealt [...]

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What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind America’s Other Independence Day

What Is Juneteenth? The History Behind America’s Other Independence Day

President Donald Trump has rescheduled a presidential reelection campaign rally from June 19, the same day as Juneteenth, to June 20, after he faced backlash f [...]

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California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipino man for calling cops over his chalk art

California ‘Karen’ apologizes to Filipino man for calling cops over his chalk art

A California “Karen” who called the cops on a Filipino man stenciling “BLACK LIVES MATTER” in chalk on his own property said Sunday that she is “deeply sorry” [...]

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Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining customer in Queens bagel shop

Maskless ‘Karen’ coughs on complaining customer in Queens bagel shop

A Queens “Karen’’ deliberately coughed on a woman in a bagel shop after being called out for not having a mask on, according to video and critics. “You can’t s [...]

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PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three grocery workers who died from COVID-19

PHOTOS: Memorial service held for three grocery workers who died from COVID-19

United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 7 held a memorial service Sunday to honor workers Karen Haws, Randy Narvaez and James McKay, three union members [...]

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Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Dem congresswoman pushes back on Trump's claim that he’s done more for black Americans than any president other than Lincoln

Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., pushed back on Sunday on President Trump’s claims that he’s "done more for the black community than any other president" besides Abr [...]

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Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have Saved Garner, Floyd, Taylor, and Rice

Bass: Justice in Policing Act Would Have Saved Garner, Floyd, Taylor, and Rice

During Friday's Democratic Weekly Address, Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass (D-CA) stated that if the Justice in Policing Act had been law, | Clips

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'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds Peacefully March In Black Lives Matter Rally In Franklinville

'This Is Actually A Movement': Hundreds Peacefully March In Black Lives Matter Rally In Franklinville

“I think the show of solitary, I think to show the world we’re not stopping,” Pastor Karen Johnson said. “It wasn’t just a moment. This is actually a movement. [...]

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White couple calls cops on Black man for stenciling ‘Black Lives Matter’ on own property

White couple calls cops on Black man for stenciling ‘Black Lives Matter’ on own property

Karen strikes again! A white couple in San Francisco questioned a man of color Friday for stenciling “Black Lives Matter” – on his own property. Twitter user @ [...]

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‘Torrance Karen’ Caught on Camera Berating Woman in Racist Rant

Editor’s Note: There is an updated version of this story after more people came forward. Read it here. A video from the South Bay was spreading like wildfire o [...]

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U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants federal dollars to aid Black Press - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

U.S. Rep. Karen Bass says CBC wants federal dollars to aid Black Press - Nashville PRIDE, Inc.

Congresswoman Bass, the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), called the pandemic a “double-punch” to African Americans. She also called out President [...]

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L.A. Sheriff: We know who killed wife of Righteous Brothers singer

LOS ANGELES – An escaped prisoner shot dead by Santa Ana police in 1982 has been identified as the suspected killer in the 1976 Hermosa Beach slaying of Karen [...]

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People Making A Difference: Folk Artist Creates Dioramas To Share African American Culture, History

People Making A Difference: Folk Artist Creates Dioramas To Share African American Culture, History

Karen Collins said she was hoping to find funds to permanently house all of the dioramas that make up the African American Miniature Museum in a public locatio [...]

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Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Bass Leads Democrats’ Policing Overhaul

Drawing on Decades of Activism, Karen Bass Leads Democrats’ Policing Overhaul

The California congresswoman, who heads the Congressional Black Caucus and was the first black woman speaker of a state legislature, has navigated internal div [...]

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‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing Silver Locks Due to Pandemic

‘No More Dyeing’: More Women Embracing Silver Locks Due to Pandemic

Part of Karen Kenny’s beauty routine is a trip to the hair salon every two to three months. “My hair grows very, very fast,” Kenny said. “So it’s like you’re a [...]

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Congressional Black Caucus chair claims Los Angeles mayor didn't 'defund' police, just reduced the budget

Congressional Black Caucus chair claims Los Angeles mayor didn't 'defund' police, just reduced the budget

Congressional Black Caucus Chair Karen Bass, D-Calif., seemed to compound the confusion surrounding the movement to "defund the police" Wednesday when she indi [...]

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Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental illness for ‘indefensible’ Arizona attack

Tamara Harrian’s husband blames mental illness for ‘indefensible’ Arizona attack

The lawyer husband of the Arizona “Karen” who was slapped by a Native American she told to “go back to Mexico” has tearfully apologized for the “indefensible” [...]

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Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

Hill Democrats squash liberal push to ‘defund the police’

“I think it can be used as a distraction, and that’s my concern,” said Rep. Karen Bass, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus.

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Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face for telling woman to ‘go back to Mexico’

Arizona ‘Karen’ slapped across the face for telling woman to ‘go back to Mexico’

A so-called “Karen” in Arizona was slapped across the face for telling a Native American woman to “go back to Mexico.” The caught-on-camera scuffle happened Sa [...]

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Congresswoman Karen Bass says police reform bills will be about

Congresswoman Karen Bass says police reform bills will be about "accountability"

The chair of the Congressional Black Caucus, spoke with CBS News' Major Garrett for "The Takeout" podcast about lawmakers' plans in the wake of George Floyd's [...]

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Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce on diplomacy in times of turmoil

Transcript: UK Ambassador Karen Pierce on diplomacy in times of turmoil

"Face the Nation" Moderator Margaret Brennan sat down with Ambassador Karen Pierce, the United Kingdom's representative to the U.S., for a look at how she's co [...]

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Funds Available for Small Businesses Struggling After Public Health Shutdowns

Funds Available for Small Businesses Struggling After Public Health Shutdowns

Starting this week, business proprietors will be able to apply for individual grants of up to $10,000 each thanks to $45 million in federal money that is now a [...]

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'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

'Central Park Karen': Amy Cooper should be investigated for false claim, de Blasio says

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio suggested Thursday that the white woman the Internet has nicknamed “Central Park Karen,” who called police to report she was [...]

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