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APNewsBreak: Racial disparities in Connecticut stun gun use

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:35

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Preliminary data obtained by The Associated Press show that officers in Connecticut fired stun guns at blacks and Hispanics at a higher rate than at white suspects, and warned but didn’t fire at white suspects at a higher rate than they did blacks or Hispanics. A 2014 law made Connecticut the […]
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APNewsBreak: Racial disparities in Connecticut stun gun use

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:35

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Preliminary data obtained by The Associated Press show that officers in Connecticut fired stun guns at blacks and Hispanics at a higher rate than at white suspects, and warned but didn’t fire at white suspects at a higher rate than they did blacks or Hispanics. A 2014 law made Connecticut the […]
Categories: Sports Center

APNewsBreak: Racial disparities in Connecticut stun gun use

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:35

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Preliminary data obtained by The Associated Press show that officers in Connecticut fired stun guns at blacks and Hispanics at a higher rate than at white suspects, and warned but didn’t fire at white suspects at a higher rate than they did blacks or Hispanics. A 2014 law made Connecticut the […]

Zika virus confirmed in Minnesota resident who traveled to Central America

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:34

Zika virus confirmed in Minnesota resident who traveled to Central America

       

Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:32

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities.
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Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:32

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities.
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Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:32

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities.

Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:31
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Data in Conn., 1st state to require police to report stun gun use, suggest racial disparities.

Watch: Video from the scene of the Seattle homeless encampment shooting

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:31

Five people were shot — with two killed — at a homeless encampment in South Seattle on Tuesday night. Follow this link to watch a police briefing that took place shortly after the shooting.
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Watch: Video from the scene of the Seattle homeless encampment shooting

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:31

Five people were shot — with two killed — at a homeless encampment in South Seattle on Tuesday night. Follow this link to watch a police briefing that took place shortly after the shooting.
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Watch: Video from the scene of the Seattle homeless encampment shooting

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:31

Five people were shot — with two killed — at a homeless encampment in South Seattle on Tuesday night. Follow this link to watch a police briefing that took place shortly after the shooting.

Chinese boat capsizes off South Korea; 4 rescued, 5 missing

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:31

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean divers have rescued four people and are looking for at least five others believed to be trapped inside a Chinese fishing boat that capsized near a small southwestern island. An official from the Ministry of Public Safety and Security said Wednesday another man pulled from the boat was […]
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Chinese boat capsizes off South Korea; 4 rescued, 5 missing

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:31

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean divers have rescued four people and are looking for at least five others believed to be trapped inside a Chinese fishing boat that capsized near a small southwestern island. An official from the Ministry of Public Safety and Security said Wednesday another man pulled from the boat was […]
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Chinese boat capsizes off South Korea; 4 rescued, 5 missing

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:31

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean divers have rescued four people and are looking for at least five others believed to be trapped inside a Chinese fishing boat that capsized near a small southwestern island. An official from the Ministry of Public Safety and Security said Wednesday another man pulled from the boat was […]

Moldova crisis: An elite power grab?

BBC World News - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:26
Fraud claims stoke anger in struggling Moldova
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Clippers’ Blake Griffin out four to six weeks after breaking hand in fight with team employee

NBA - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:24

Blake Griffin will be out an additional four to six weeks after the Los Angeles Clippers’ All-Star forward broke a bone in his right hand when he punched an assistant equipment manager in Toronto on Saturday.
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Clippers’ Blake Griffin out four to six weeks after breaking hand in fight with team employee

Seattle Seahawks - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:24

Blake Griffin will be out an additional four to six weeks after the Los Angeles Clippers’ All-Star forward broke a bone in his right hand when he punched an assistant equipment manager in Toronto on Saturday.
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Clippers’ Blake Griffin out four to six weeks after breaking hand in fight with team employee

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:24

Blake Griffin will be out an additional four to six weeks after the Los Angeles Clippers’ All-Star forward broke a bone in his right hand when he punched an assistant equipment manager in Toronto on Saturday.

Georgia state trooper shot after interstate chase

USAToday.com Top Stories - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:21

The Georgia State Patrol confirms a trooper has been involved in a police chase and a shooting on I-75.

       

Donald Trump, in Feud With Fox News, Shuns Debate

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 01/27/2016 - 13:12
Mr. Trump and Fox News faced off again, this time over the anchor Megyn Kelly’s inclusion as moderator for Thursday’s debate.