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People Who Come From Outside Of Texas To Break Law During Protests Face Federal Charges

People Who Come From Outside Of Texas To Break Law During Protests Face Federal Charges

People who come from out of state "to engage in looting, violence or other destructive acts in violation of federal law will be subject to federal prosecution. [...] Read full article: People Who Come From Outside Of Texas To...→

People Who Come From Outside Of Texas To Break Law During Protests Face Federal Charges

People Who Come From Outside Of Texas To Break Law During Protests Face Federal Charges

People who come from out of state "to engage in looting, violence or other destructive acts in violation of federal law will be subject to federal prosecution. [...] Read full article: People Who Come From Outside Of Texas To...→

More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face federal charges in weeks of unrest across US

More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face federal charges in weeks of unrest across US

From murder to arson to looting, federal prosecutors have now charged more than six dozen people in connection with rioting that grew out of protests over the [...] Read full article: More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face f...→

Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Distance With New Shirt

Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Distance With New Shirt

The Texas Rangers have released a new shirt, reminding people to social distance while they wait for the season to start. Read full article: Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Di...→

Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Drivers Refusing Rides To People With Wheelchairs, Walkers

Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Drivers Refusing Rides To People With Wheelchairs, Walkers

Lyft Inc. has agreed to settle allegations that it violated federal law when some of its drivers refused to give rides to people using folding walkers or colla [...] Read full article: Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Driver...→

Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where Segregation, Jim Crow Was Law

Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where Segregation, Jim Crow Was Law

On this Juneteenth, KPIX Operations Manger Don Sharp travels to his home town in Texas and recalls growing up in the segregated South under Jim Crow. Read full article: Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where S...→

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts threatened to withhold $100 million of federal funding allocated to any counties in his state that mandate residents wear a face ma [...] Read full article: Nebraska governor threatens to withhold ...→

Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking Websites Being Extradited To Texas To Face Federal Charges

Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking Websites Being Extradited To Texas To Face Federal Charges

A California man was arrested for allegedly running international sex trafficking websites that included ads featuring children and earned him $21 million. Read full article: Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking We...→

What the Black Lives Matter Protests Mean for East Texas

Protests where I grew up–where lynchings and KKK marches occurred in my lifetime–could signal a shift in the region long plagued by racial terror. Read full article: What the Black Lives Matter Protests Mea...→

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

Nine Texas mayors, including those in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Austin and San Antonio, have urged Governor Greg Abbott to give them the authority to requir [...] Read full article: North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State ...→

Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to Fight COVID-19

Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to Fight COVID-19

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday local governments can require businesses to mandate customers and workers to wear face masks after one the state’s most p [...] Read full article: Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to...→

Greater federal control over local law enforcement intrudes on liberty and efficiency

Greater federal control over local law enforcement intrudes on liberty and efficiency

In a nation with 40 million blacks and nearly a million police, there will always be abuses of power that can be fastened on. Read full article: Greater federal control over local law e...→

Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, Businesses Could Face Fines For Not Complying

Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, Businesses Could Face Fines For Not Complying

Officials in a major Texas county on Wednesday ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't possible and warned that businesses cou [...] Read full article: Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, B...→

Federal law enforcement association leader hails Trump police order as 'a great step moving forward'

Federal law enforcement association leader hails Trump police order as 'a great step moving forward'

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) national president Larry Cosme told "Your World" Tuesday that President Trump's police reform executive or [...] Read full article: Federal law enforcement association lead...→

Airman charged in killing of federal officer during George Floyd protests

Airman charged in killing of federal officer during George Floyd protests

Steven Carrillo and his alleged accomplice "came to Oakland to kill cops," said John Bennett, special agent in charge of the San Francisco division of the FBI. Read full article: Airman charged in killing of federal off...→

GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' of People Going into Law Enforcement by Ending Qualified Immunity

GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' of People Going into Law Enforcement by Ending Qualified Immunity

Wednesday, Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) warned of consequences if qualified immunity were ended for law enforcement during an appearance on the Fox Business Network. [...] Read full article: GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' o...→

Seattle to end drug and prostitution loitering law targeting people of color

Seattle to end drug and prostitution loitering law targeting people of color

Black, Indigenous and other people of color have a gun pointed at them by police 30 percent more often than their white peers. Read full article: Seattle to end drug and prostitution loi...→

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

The Oregon county of Lincoln has exempted non-white people from a new order that requires face coverings be worn in public — to prevent racial profiling. Healt [...] Read full article: Oregon county issues face mask order tha...→

14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas Virus Experts

14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas Virus Experts

The coronavirus pandemic isn’t ending any time soon, if recent spikes in COVID-19 cases across Texas and throughout the Houston area are any indication. Over t [...] Read full article: 14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas...→

FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'weaponized' federal law to push 'partisan political agenda'

FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'weaponized' federal law to push 'partisan political agenda'

FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr told “America’s Newsroom” on Friday that social media companies have amassed more control over more speech than any other entity [...] Read full article: FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'we...→

Conversation With North Texas African American Law Enforcement Leaders

Conversation With North Texas African American Law Enforcement Leaders

Four police leaders in North Texas who identify as African American experience an interesting crossroads of law enforcement and life. Read full article: Conversation With North Texas African Am...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Texas governor says young people in 'bar-type settings' behind coronavirus spike

Texas governor says young people in 'bar-type settings' behind coronavirus spike

People under 30 who are going to “bar-type settings” have become a driving factor behind Texas’ growing number of coronavirus cases, Gov. Greg Abbott says.  Read full article: Texas governor says young people in 'bar...→

Texas governor says young people are driving coronavirus surge

Texas governor says young people are driving coronavirus surge

The state had 2,518 new hospitalizations on Tuesday, the fifth straight day of record highs. Read full article: Texas governor says young people are dri...→

School leaders say they face 'disaster' without federal funding assistance

School leaders say they face 'disaster' without federal funding assistance

Disaster. That is what the superintendent of Ann Arbor Public Schools says schools face if the federal government doesn’t act to address the budget deficit cau [...] Read full article: School leaders say they face 'disaster' ...→

Children’s apps are violating their privacy and federal law

Children’s apps are violating their privacy and federal law

AUSTIN (KXAN) – A new study out of the University of Texas at Dallas found 72 out of 100 Android apps aimed at children are gathering and sharing their data, a [...] Read full article: Children’s apps are violating their priv...→

Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 COVID-19 cases in Texas

Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 COVID-19 cases in Texas

A spring break trip to a Mexican beach resort last March led to 64 cases of coronavirus, but proper contact tracing, quarantine and isolation got the outbreak [...] Read full article: Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 C...→

Charlie Baker announces results of coronavirus testing for people who participated in protests

Charlie Baker announces results of coronavirus testing for people who participated in protests

The results suggest that more than 400 people tested positive for COVID-19. But the Massachusetts governor said officials were pleased at the low rate. Read full article: Charlie Baker announces results of coron...→

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are sche [...]

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are scheduled throughout Los Angeles County Wednesday, including a Black Lives Matter r [...] Read full article: Several protests against police brutalit...→

Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseball Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist History: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'

Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseball Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist History: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'

A Chicago columnist writes that Major League Baseball should force the team to change its name based on new revelations of racial injustice in the Texas Ranger [...] Read full article: Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseba...→

John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Matter protests: 'People had every right to be outraged'

John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Matter protests: 'People had every right to be outraged'

"I think the hopeful thing that comes from this moment of tragedy is that so many people came together to say we really need to change the system," he said. Read full article: John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Ma...→

MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to change name amid heightened scrutiny over symbols, historical figures

MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to change name amid heightened scrutiny over symbols, historical figures

Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers should change their team name because of its ties to brutality and racism, a Chicago Tribune columnist argued Thursday. Read full article: MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to cha...→

Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shooting At Texas Bar Arrested In Florida

Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shooting At Texas Bar Arrested In Florida

Federal agents in Florida have arrested a man charged in a shooting outside a Texas bar last week that injured eight people, police said Thursday. Read full article: Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shoo...→

Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joining Pro-Democracy Protests

Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joining Pro-Democracy Protests

Police have fined more than 700 people in Hong Kong since late March for violating the region's Chinese coronavirus lockdown measures. Read full article: Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joi...→

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it. Read full article: Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate I...→

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

On Tuesday, protesters called on Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to reopen cases including that of Terrence Coleman, a Black man who was fatal [...] Read full article: Protest in Boston calls for reopening ca...→

DC police seek people accused of destruction of property, burglary during protests | WTOP

Police in D.C. are looking for several people who they said participated in destruction of property and burglaries over a period of three days. Read full article: DC police seek people accused of destruc...→

Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ People Should be Wearing Masks: Gov. Abbott

Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ People Should be Wearing Masks: Gov. Abbott

As hospitalizations for COVID-19 continue to climb to record numbers statewide, Gov. Greg Abbott Tuesday said Texas hospital capacity is “abundant” and ready t [...] Read full article: Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ Peop...→

Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects LGBT Workers

Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects LGBT Workers

The Supreme Court voted 6-to-3 in a landmark ruling on Monday that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, which bars discrimination based on sex, extends to includ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects...→

More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face federal charges in weeks of unrest across US

More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face federal charges in weeks of unrest across US

From murder to arson to looting, federal prosecutors have now charged more than six dozen people in connection with rioting that grew out of protests over the [...] Read full article: More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face f...→

Children’s apps are violating their privacy and federal law

Children’s apps are violating their privacy and federal law

AUSTIN (KXAN) – A new study out of the University of Texas at Dallas found 72 out of 100 Android apps aimed at children are gathering and sharing their data, a [...] Read full article: Children’s apps are violating their priv...→

Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Distance With New Shirt

Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Distance With New Shirt

The Texas Rangers have released a new shirt, reminding people to social distance while they wait for the season to start. Read full article: Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Di...→

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

The Oregon county of Lincoln has exempted non-white people from a new order that requires face coverings be worn in public — to prevent racial profiling. Healt [...] Read full article: Oregon county issues face mask order tha...→

Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Drivers Refusing Rides To People With Wheelchairs, Walkers

Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Drivers Refusing Rides To People With Wheelchairs, Walkers

Lyft Inc. has agreed to settle allegations that it violated federal law when some of its drivers refused to give rides to people using folding walkers or colla [...] Read full article: Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Driver...→

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are sche [...]

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are scheduled throughout Los Angeles County Wednesday, including a Black Lives Matter r [...] Read full article: Several protests against police brutalit...→

FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'weaponized' federal law to push 'partisan political agenda'

FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'weaponized' federal law to push 'partisan political agenda'

FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr told “America’s Newsroom” on Friday that social media companies have amassed more control over more speech than any other entity [...] Read full article: FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'we...→

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts threatened to withhold $100 million of federal funding allocated to any counties in his state that mandate residents wear a face ma [...] Read full article: Nebraska governor threatens to withhold ...→

John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Matter protests: 'People had every right to be outraged'

John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Matter protests: 'People had every right to be outraged'

"I think the hopeful thing that comes from this moment of tragedy is that so many people came together to say we really need to change the system," he said. Read full article: John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Ma...→

Conversation With North Texas African American Law Enforcement Leaders

Conversation With North Texas African American Law Enforcement Leaders

Four police leaders in North Texas who identify as African American experience an interesting crossroads of law enforcement and life. Read full article: Conversation With North Texas African Am...→

What the Black Lives Matter Protests Mean for East Texas

Protests where I grew up–where lynchings and KKK marches occurred in my lifetime–could signal a shift in the region long plagued by racial terror. Read full article: What the Black Lives Matter Protests Mea...→

Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shooting At Texas Bar Arrested In Florida

Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shooting At Texas Bar Arrested In Florida

Federal agents in Florida have arrested a man charged in a shooting outside a Texas bar last week that injured eight people, police said Thursday. Read full article: Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shoo...→

Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to Fight COVID-19

Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to Fight COVID-19

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday local governments can require businesses to mandate customers and workers to wear face masks after one the state’s most p [...] Read full article: Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to...→

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it. Read full article: Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate I...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, Businesses Could Face Fines For Not Complying

Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, Businesses Could Face Fines For Not Complying

Officials in a major Texas county on Wednesday ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't possible and warned that businesses cou [...] Read full article: Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, B...→

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

On Tuesday, protesters called on Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to reopen cases including that of Terrence Coleman, a Black man who was fatal [...] Read full article: Protest in Boston calls for reopening ca...→

Texas governor says young people are driving coronavirus surge

Texas governor says young people are driving coronavirus surge

The state had 2,518 new hospitalizations on Tuesday, the fifth straight day of record highs. Read full article: Texas governor says young people are dri...→

Federal law enforcement association leader hails Trump police order as 'a great step moving forward'

Federal law enforcement association leader hails Trump police order as 'a great step moving forward'

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) national president Larry Cosme told "Your World" Tuesday that President Trump's police reform executive or [...] Read full article: Federal law enforcement association lead...→

Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ People Should be Wearing Masks: Gov. Abbott

Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ People Should be Wearing Masks: Gov. Abbott

As hospitalizations for COVID-19 continue to climb to record numbers statewide, Gov. Greg Abbott Tuesday said Texas hospital capacity is “abundant” and ready t [...] Read full article: Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ Peop...→

GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' of People Going into Law Enforcement by Ending Qualified Immunity

GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' of People Going into Law Enforcement by Ending Qualified Immunity

Wednesday, Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) warned of consequences if qualified immunity were ended for law enforcement during an appearance on the Fox Business Network. [...] Read full article: GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' o...→

Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 COVID-19 cases in Texas

Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 COVID-19 cases in Texas

A spring break trip to a Mexican beach resort last March led to 64 cases of coronavirus, but proper contact tracing, quarantine and isolation got the outbreak [...] Read full article: Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 C...→

Seattle to end drug and prostitution loitering law targeting people of color

Seattle to end drug and prostitution loitering law targeting people of color

Black, Indigenous and other people of color have a gun pointed at them by police 30 percent more often than their white peers. Read full article: Seattle to end drug and prostitution loi...→

Charlie Baker announces results of coronavirus testing for people who participated in protests

Charlie Baker announces results of coronavirus testing for people who participated in protests

The results suggest that more than 400 people tested positive for COVID-19. But the Massachusetts governor said officials were pleased at the low rate. Read full article: Charlie Baker announces results of coron...→

14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas Virus Experts

14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas Virus Experts

The coronavirus pandemic isn’t ending any time soon, if recent spikes in COVID-19 cases across Texas and throughout the Houston area are any indication. Over t [...] Read full article: 14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas...→

Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where Segregation, Jim Crow Was Law

Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where Segregation, Jim Crow Was Law

On this Juneteenth, KPIX Operations Manger Don Sharp travels to his home town in Texas and recalls growing up in the segregated South under Jim Crow. Read full article: Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where S...→

Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseball Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist History: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'

Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseball Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist History: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'

A Chicago columnist writes that Major League Baseball should force the team to change its name based on new revelations of racial injustice in the Texas Ranger [...] Read full article: Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseba...→

Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking Websites Being Extradited To Texas To Face Federal Charges

Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking Websites Being Extradited To Texas To Face Federal Charges

A California man was arrested for allegedly running international sex trafficking websites that included ads featuring children and earned him $21 million. Read full article: Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking We...→

MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to change name amid heightened scrutiny over symbols, historical figures

MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to change name amid heightened scrutiny over symbols, historical figures

Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers should change their team name because of its ties to brutality and racism, a Chicago Tribune columnist argued Thursday. Read full article: MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to cha...→

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

Nine Texas mayors, including those in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Austin and San Antonio, have urged Governor Greg Abbott to give them the authority to requir [...] Read full article: North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State ...→

Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joining Pro-Democracy Protests

Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joining Pro-Democracy Protests

Police have fined more than 700 people in Hong Kong since late March for violating the region's Chinese coronavirus lockdown measures. Read full article: Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joi...→

Greater federal control over local law enforcement intrudes on liberty and efficiency

Greater federal control over local law enforcement intrudes on liberty and efficiency

In a nation with 40 million blacks and nearly a million police, there will always be abuses of power that can be fastened on. Read full article: Greater federal control over local law e...→

Texas governor says young people in 'bar-type settings' behind coronavirus spike

Texas governor says young people in 'bar-type settings' behind coronavirus spike

People under 30 who are going to “bar-type settings” have become a driving factor behind Texas’ growing number of coronavirus cases, Gov. Greg Abbott says.  Read full article: Texas governor says young people in 'bar...→

DC police seek people accused of destruction of property, burglary during protests | WTOP

Police in D.C. are looking for several people who they said participated in destruction of property and burglaries over a period of three days. Read full article: DC police seek people accused of destruc...→

School leaders say they face 'disaster' without federal funding assistance

School leaders say they face 'disaster' without federal funding assistance

Disaster. That is what the superintendent of Ann Arbor Public Schools says schools face if the federal government doesn’t act to address the budget deficit cau [...] Read full article: School leaders say they face 'disaster' ...→

Airman charged in killing of federal officer during George Floyd protests

Airman charged in killing of federal officer during George Floyd protests

Steven Carrillo and his alleged accomplice "came to Oakland to kill cops," said John Bennett, special agent in charge of the San Francisco division of the FBI. Read full article: Airman charged in killing of federal off...→

Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects LGBT Workers

Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects LGBT Workers

The Supreme Court voted 6-to-3 in a landmark ruling on Monday that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, which bars discrimination based on sex, extends to includ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects...→

More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face federal charges in weeks of unrest across US

More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face federal charges in weeks of unrest across US

From murder to arson to looting, federal prosecutors have now charged more than six dozen people in connection with rioting that grew out of protests over the [...] Read full article: More than 6 dozen alleged rioters face f...→

GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' of People Going into Law Enforcement by Ending Qualified Immunity

GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' of People Going into Law Enforcement by Ending Qualified Immunity

Wednesday, Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN) warned of consequences if qualified immunity were ended for law enforcement during an appearance on the Fox Business Network. [...] Read full article: GOP Sen. Braun: Expect a 'Mass Exodus' o...→

Children’s apps are violating their privacy and federal law

Children’s apps are violating their privacy and federal law

AUSTIN (KXAN) – A new study out of the University of Texas at Dallas found 72 out of 100 Android apps aimed at children are gathering and sharing their data, a [...] Read full article: Children’s apps are violating their priv...→

Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 COVID-19 cases in Texas

Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 COVID-19 cases in Texas

A spring break trip to a Mexican beach resort last March led to 64 cases of coronavirus, but proper contact tracing, quarantine and isolation got the outbreak [...] Read full article: Spring break trip to Mexico tied to 64 C...→

Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Distance With New Shirt

Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Distance With New Shirt

The Texas Rangers have released a new shirt, reminding people to social distance while they wait for the season to start. Read full article: Texas Rangers Remind People to Social Di...→

Seattle to end drug and prostitution loitering law targeting people of color

Seattle to end drug and prostitution loitering law targeting people of color

Black, Indigenous and other people of color have a gun pointed at them by police 30 percent more often than their white peers. Read full article: Seattle to end drug and prostitution loi...→

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

Oregon county issues face mask order that exempts non-white people

The Oregon county of Lincoln has exempted non-white people from a new order that requires face coverings be worn in public — to prevent racial profiling. Healt [...] Read full article: Oregon county issues face mask order tha...→

Charlie Baker announces results of coronavirus testing for people who participated in protests

Charlie Baker announces results of coronavirus testing for people who participated in protests

The results suggest that more than 400 people tested positive for COVID-19. But the Massachusetts governor said officials were pleased at the low rate. Read full article: Charlie Baker announces results of coron...→

Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Drivers Refusing Rides To People With Wheelchairs, Walkers

Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Drivers Refusing Rides To People With Wheelchairs, Walkers

Lyft Inc. has agreed to settle allegations that it violated federal law when some of its drivers refused to give rides to people using folding walkers or colla [...] Read full article: Lyft Settles Federal Lawsuit Over Driver...→

14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas Virus Experts

14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas Virus Experts

The coronavirus pandemic isn’t ending any time soon, if recent spikes in COVID-19 cases across Texas and throughout the Houston area are any indication. Over t [...] Read full article: 14 Face Mask Questions Answered by Texas...→

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are sche [...]

Several protests against police brutality and to defund law enforcement are scheduled throughout Los Angeles County Wednesday, including a Black Lives Matter r [...] Read full article: Several protests against police brutalit...→

Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where Segregation, Jim Crow Was Law

Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where Segregation, Jim Crow Was Law

On this Juneteenth, KPIX Operations Manger Don Sharp travels to his home town in Texas and recalls growing up in the segregated South under Jim Crow. Read full article: Juneteenth: Going Home To Texas, Where S...→

FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'weaponized' federal law to push 'partisan political agenda'

FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'weaponized' federal law to push 'partisan political agenda'

FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr told “America’s Newsroom” on Friday that social media companies have amassed more control over more speech than any other entity [...] Read full article: FCC commissioner claims Big Tech has 'we...→

Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseball Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist History: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'

Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseball Name Change Due To Law Agency's Racist History: 'It Should Be An Intolerable Embarrassment To Fans'

A Chicago columnist writes that Major League Baseball should force the team to change its name based on new revelations of racial injustice in the Texas Ranger [...] Read full article: Columnist Calls For Texas Rangers Baseba...→

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska governor threatens to withhold federal coronavirus aid to counties that require face masks

Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts threatened to withhold $100 million of federal funding allocated to any counties in his state that mandate residents wear a face ma [...] Read full article: Nebraska governor threatens to withhold ...→

John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Matter protests: 'People had every right to be outraged'

John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Matter protests: 'People had every right to be outraged'

"I think the hopeful thing that comes from this moment of tragedy is that so many people came together to say we really need to change the system," he said. Read full article: John Legend on nationwide Black Lives Ma...→

Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking Websites Being Extradited To Texas To Face Federal Charges

Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking Websites Being Extradited To Texas To Face Federal Charges

A California man was arrested for allegedly running international sex trafficking websites that included ads featuring children and earned him $21 million. Read full article: Man Who Allegedly Ran Sex Trafficking We...→

Conversation With North Texas African American Law Enforcement Leaders

Conversation With North Texas African American Law Enforcement Leaders

Four police leaders in North Texas who identify as African American experience an interesting crossroads of law enforcement and life. Read full article: Conversation With North Texas African Am...→

MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to change name amid heightened scrutiny over symbols, historical figures

MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to change name amid heightened scrutiny over symbols, historical figures

Major League Baseball’s Texas Rangers should change their team name because of its ties to brutality and racism, a Chicago Tribune columnist argued Thursday. Read full article: MLB's Texas Rangers face pressure to cha...→

What the Black Lives Matter Protests Mean for East Texas

Protests where I grew up–where lynchings and KKK marches occurred in my lifetime–could signal a shift in the region long plagued by racial terror. Read full article: What the Black Lives Matter Protests Mea...→

Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shooting At Texas Bar Arrested In Florida

Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shooting At Texas Bar Arrested In Florida

Federal agents in Florida have arrested a man charged in a shooting outside a Texas bar last week that injured eight people, police said Thursday. Read full article: Man Accused Of Injuring 8 People In Shoo...→

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State Who Want Face Masks Required In Close Public Spaces

Nine Texas mayors, including those in Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Austin and San Antonio, have urged Governor Greg Abbott to give them the authority to requir [...] Read full article: North Texas Mayors Among 9 In The State ...→

Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joining Pro-Democracy Protests

Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joining Pro-Democracy Protests

Police have fined more than 700 people in Hong Kong since late March for violating the region's Chinese coronavirus lockdown measures. Read full article: Hong Kong: Over 700 People Fined for Joi...→

Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to Fight COVID-19

Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to Fight COVID-19

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday local governments can require businesses to mandate customers and workers to wear face masks after one the state’s most p [...] Read full article: Texas County Orders Use of Face Masks to...→

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate Intensifies As Coronavirus Cases Climb

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins wants Governor Abbott to legally require everyone to wear masks or allow local leaders to require it. Read full article: Debate In Texas Over Face Mask Mandate I...→

Greater federal control over local law enforcement intrudes on liberty and efficiency

Greater federal control over local law enforcement intrudes on liberty and efficiency

In a nation with 40 million blacks and nearly a million police, there will always be abuses of power that can be fastened on. Read full article: Greater federal control over local law e...→

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Texas county mandates coronavirus face masks in public, warns businesses could be fined for violations

Officials in the San Antonio area ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't practical amid a spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations [...] Read full article: Texas county mandates coronavirus face m...→

Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, Businesses Could Face Fines For Not Complying

Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, Businesses Could Face Fines For Not Complying

Officials in a major Texas county on Wednesday ordered people to wear face masks in public when social distancing isn't possible and warned that businesses cou [...] Read full article: Texas County Orders Use Of Face Masks, B...→

Texas governor says young people in 'bar-type settings' behind coronavirus spike

Texas governor says young people in 'bar-type settings' behind coronavirus spike

People under 30 who are going to “bar-type settings” have become a driving factor behind Texas’ growing number of coronavirus cases, Gov. Greg Abbott says.  Read full article: Texas governor says young people in 'bar...→

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

Protest in Boston calls for reopening cases of Black people killed by law enforcement

On Tuesday, protesters called on Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins to reopen cases including that of Terrence Coleman, a Black man who was fatal [...] Read full article: Protest in Boston calls for reopening ca...→

Texas governor says young people are driving coronavirus surge

Texas governor says young people are driving coronavirus surge

The state had 2,518 new hospitalizations on Tuesday, the fifth straight day of record highs. Read full article: Texas governor says young people are dri...→

DC police seek people accused of destruction of property, burglary during protests | WTOP

Police in D.C. are looking for several people who they said participated in destruction of property and burglaries over a period of three days. Read full article: DC police seek people accused of destruc...→

Federal law enforcement association leader hails Trump police order as 'a great step moving forward'

Federal law enforcement association leader hails Trump police order as 'a great step moving forward'

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) national president Larry Cosme told "Your World" Tuesday that President Trump's police reform executive or [...] Read full article: Federal law enforcement association lead...→

School leaders say they face 'disaster' without federal funding assistance

School leaders say they face 'disaster' without federal funding assistance

Disaster. That is what the superintendent of Ann Arbor Public Schools says schools face if the federal government doesn’t act to address the budget deficit cau [...] Read full article: School leaders say they face 'disaster' ...→

Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ People Should be Wearing Masks: Gov. Abbott

Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ People Should be Wearing Masks: Gov. Abbott

As hospitalizations for COVID-19 continue to climb to record numbers statewide, Gov. Greg Abbott Tuesday said Texas hospital capacity is “abundant” and ready t [...] Read full article: Texas Hospital Capacity ‘Abundant,’ Peop...→

Airman charged in killing of federal officer during George Floyd protests

Airman charged in killing of federal officer during George Floyd protests

Steven Carrillo and his alleged accomplice "came to Oakland to kill cops," said John Bennett, special agent in charge of the San Francisco division of the FBI. Read full article: Airman charged in killing of federal off...→

Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects LGBT Workers

Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects LGBT Workers

The Supreme Court voted 6-to-3 in a landmark ruling on Monday that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, which bars discrimination based on sex, extends to includ [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Rules Federal Law Protects...→