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Detroit's Maserati-driving principal in Kentucky prison for bribery scheme
so-called Camp Cupcake facility that
housed her female predecessors who committed similar crimes. Kenyetta Wilbourn-Snapp, the center of
a sweeping school corruption investigation in Detroit, is serving her sentence for
bribery at the Lexington Federal Medical Center in Kentucky, a prison that houses inmates
of all classifications with various health issues
and has an adjacent minimum security satellite camp for women,
the Federal Bureau of Prisons.
49ers’ Eric Reid joins Colin Kaepernick in protesting national anthem
was billed as Military Night at Qualcomm Stadium. Kaepernick has decided not to stand for the national anthem during the preseason in protest of racial inequalities and injustices taking place in America,
including police-related violence. According to reporters on site, Kaepernick and Reid both took a knee as the anthem played Thursday.
“I think it would be foolish if you were to say there isn’t an issue in this country with minorities.
There’s a million issues in America and this is something he feels strongly about and I respect him for voicing his opinion on it,” Reid, who is African-American, told reporters earlier this week. The 49ers and NFL have both issued statements supporting players’ rights to decide.
Prominent Latino withdraws support from Donald Trump
Washington (CNN)A prominent Latino surrogate for Donald Trump announced Thursday he had officially withdrawn his support from the Republican presidential nominee after the real estate mogul resumed his hard-line immigration position in a major policy speech in Arizona.
Latino Partnership for Conservative Principles President Alfonso Aguilar told CNN he felt disappointed and misled by Trump and his campaign after recent speculation the Republican nominee would soften his stance on undocumented immigrants.
"For the last two months, he said he was not going to deport people without criminal records," Aguilar told CNN's Carol Costello on "Newsroom."
Pastor defends submitting questions to Trump campaign
Washington (CNN)A pastor poised to interview Donald Trump Saturday says he "never tried to be deceitful" about submitting questions in advance to the Republican nominee's campaign. The New York Times published a report Thursday revealing "an eight-page draft script" with twelve questions the campaign had worked out for an interview with Bishop Wayne Jackson, the pastor of Great Faith Ministries Congregation in Detroit. Trump is set to visit the African-American church Saturday as part of his effort to make inroads with minority voters.
Philippines explosion: 12 dead, 60 injured in Davao City market blast
(CNN)At least 12 people have been killed and 60 injured in an explosion at a night market in Davao City in the Philippines, an official told CNN Philippines. Chief Superintendent Manuel Gaerlan, the director of Region 11 of the Philippine National Police, told CNN Philippines that 10 people had died at the scene, and two had died after being taken to the Southern Philippines Medical Center.
He said the situation was fluid, and a maximum deployment of police and armed forces had been called in to secure the region. He asked the public to be vigilant, adding that the government was on the watch "in case there are other attacks." He said Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, whose hometown is Davao City, was heading to the explosion site. It occurred at a busy night market known to attract thousands, on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. Paolo Duterte, Davao City's vice mayor and the President's son, told CNN Philippines that 60 people had been injured in the blast.
US university helps slave descendants
A Former Officer Indicted for Murder
A grand jury in Fulton County, Georgia, indicted a white former Atlanta police officer for murder and other counts in the shooting death of Deravis Caine Rogers, an unarmed black man. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the five counts against former officer James Burns, who was indicted Wednesday, included murder, aggravated assault, two counts of violating his oath of office, and one count of making a false statement. On June 22, Burns shot at Rogers’s vehicle and hit the 22-year-old in the head. The Journal-Constitution wrote that Burns was responding to a call from another officer, about a suspicious man on foot at an apartment complex, when he saw a man in a silver Ford turn on the headlights and begin to pull away.
He tried to pull his patrol car into the middle of the road to block the vehicle. But the Ford, driven by Rogers, maneuvered around Burns’ patrol car. The officer then jumped from his vehicle, yelled stop and shot through the passenger side window of the Ford as it drove away. The bullet struck Rogers in lower right side of his head and his car careened down the road before striking a vehicle in the parking lot of Cirque Daiquiri Bar and Grill on Monroe Drive.
Venezuela: Hundreds of thousands take part in rival marches
Hundreds of thousands of rival demonstrators in Venezuela are marching through the streets of the capital, Caracas. One group is calling for the removal of President Nicolas Maduro. They blame him for Venezuela's deep economic crisis and accuse the electoral commission of deliberately delaying a referendum that could shorten his stay in power. Supporters of Mr Maduro are also rallying in huge numbers. The government accuses the opposition of trying to mount a coup.
The government said the opposition had failed to attract the one million people they were expecting in their march, in what the authorities dubbed the "Takeover of Caracas". "The nation has triumphed. They wanted to intimidate the people but the people are here," said Mr Maduro at a rally in central Caracas. But opposition leaders said their protest had gathered at least their anticipated one million people. "We have shown to the world the importance of Venezuela and how much it wants change," said opposition politician Jesus Torrealba. Dressed predominantly in white, they chanted "we are going to bring down Maduro".
Conservative media heavyweights at war over Donald Trump
This conservative media crackup has been happening for months, but this week it was broadcast on the airwaves like never before, with a verbal war of words involving Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck and Rush Limbaugh,
three of America's most popular talk radio hosts.
Hannity, one of Trump's biggest boosters in the media, called out his counterparts
for failing to support Trump and the GOP. He said on Tuesday that he'll hold figures like Beck, columnist Jonah Goldberg and the conservative publication National Review responsible if Hillary Clinton beats Trump.
"You own Hillary Clinton," Hannity said to them. Prominent anti-Trump commentator Bill Kristol tweeted this response: "Hannity has become Lady Macbeth: Gradually becoming more unhinged as the man in whom he believes falters."
SpaceX rocket explodes at Cape Canaveral ahead of launch
A rocket operated by the aerospace company SpaceX has exploded on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral where it was being test-fired ahead of a launch. The force of the blast shook buildings several miles away. SpaceX said "an anomaly" had occurred while the rocket was being loaded with fuel. No-one was injured, it said. The rocket's payload, an Israeli-built communications satellite for Facebook due to launch on Saturday, was also destroyed, it added. Facebook, in partnership with Eutelsat Communications, had been due to use the Amos-6 satellite to deliver broadband internet coverage for swathes of sub-Saharan Africa as part of its Internet.org initiative. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, who is currently visiting Africa, said he was "deeply disappointed" to hear that the satellite had been destroyed.
US woman Sandy Phan-Gillis charged with spying in China
Email Clinton sent after leaving State Department labeled classified
WASHINGTON — An email that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton sent almost four months after she left the State Department was partially redacted before being publicly released, raising questions about whether she conveyed classified information as a private citizen.
The May 2013 email, which the Republican National Committee obtained under a Freedom of Information Act and provided Wednesday, joins more than 2,000 messages that the former secretary of state sent or received through her private server during her tenure that have been labeled “confidential,” a low level of classification.
Clinton and her campaign have said that many of the documents were classified retroactively in order to release them publicly. That was the case with the May 2013 email, State Department spokesman John Kirby said in a statement Wednesday.
Landmark US commercial flight lands in Cuba
A US commercial flight has arrived in Cuba for the first time in more than half a century. JetBlue Flight 387 had 150 passengers, including US transport secretary Anthony Foxx. The plane took off from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, at 09:45 EDT (13:45 GMT) and landed in Santa Clara in central Cuba about an hour later. The flight marks the latest development between US and Cuba since they restored diplomatic ties in December 2014.
Brazil President Dilma Rousseff removed from office by Senate
Ms Rousseff had denied the charges.
Sixty-one senators voted in favour of her dismissal and 20 against, meeting the two-thirds majority needed to remove her from the presidency.
Michel Temer has been sworn in as president and will serve out Ms Rousseff's term until 1 January 2019.
The centre-right PMDB party politician had been serving as acting president during the impeachment proceedings.
Ms Rousseff did win one battle on Wednesday - a Senate vote on banning her from public office for eight years failed to pass, meaning she could in theory return to politics.
Veterans charity that gave less than 2% of revenue to veterans closes its doors for good
New York (CNN)The National Vietnam Veterans Foundation, a zero-rated charity that was the object of a CNN report in mid-May, has closed its doors for good, according to one of the charity's executives. In an email to CNN,
David Kaufman, the charity's vice president, says the Veterans Foundation "has severed all ties" to the organization's president,
Thomas Burch, who along with serving as president of the charity also has a full time job as a government lawyer with the Veterans Affairs agency in Washington.
"Tom Burch has resigned from the Foundation and NVVF is shutting down completely,
" Kaufman wrote in an email to CNN.
"All fundraising has ceased and the only thing being done is the distribution of blankets, personal care kits and related items in the warehouse."
Supreme Court won't reinstate North Carolina voter ID law
Washington (CNN)The Supreme Court denied a request Wednesday from North Carolina to allow provisions of its controversial voting rights law to go back into effect. In a 4-4 split, justices left undisturbed a lower court opinion that struck down the law.
The Supreme Court's order means provisions of the law -- concerning a tightening in voter ID requirements, cutbacks on early voting and the preregistration of 16-year-olds -- will remain off the books for November's election.
The court's order is a major victory for challengers to the law, including civil rights groups and the Department of Justice, which argued that it had a disparate impact on minority voters.
In July, a three-judge panel of the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals held that provisions of the law targeted
"African-Americans with almost surgical precision."
Hillary Clinton tweeted that the ruling was "great news."
"Let's make voting easier so every voice in our democracy can be heard," she wrote.
North Carolina was seeking to freeze the lower court opinion pending appeal. In court papers, lawyers for the state argued that the appellate decision would cause confusion "mere months" before a general election.
FBI to release report on Hillary Clinton email investigation as soon as Wednesday
Hillary Clinton, under questioning by federal investigators over whether she had been briefed on how to preserve government records as she was about to leave the State Department, said she had suffered a concussion, was working part-time and could not recall every briefing she received.
Anthony Weiner Confirms Child Welfare Agency Is Investigating Him
Anthony D. Weiner confirmed on Thursday that the New York City Administration for Children’s Services has opened an investigation into his treatment of his 4-year-old son, Jordan.
Content of Character
Proof that Position & Wealth
Equal Un-Equal Treatment
Settlement in case of S.C. deputy who roughed up high school girl 8/13/16
A System of Justice that fails because of the
Immediate Removal from the Governor's Office is necessary
German's ignored the behavioral traits that were unacceptable... and by the time that the world recognized the seriousness of allowing a flawed individual to wield the power of a nation...,
thousands of lives were lost due to war and war crimes...
not to mention the Holocaust.
Paul LePage's rant was an action, while acting as a representative of the Governor's office, as unacceptable as any individual who would curse out a customer while actings as a mail deliverer.
Those who represent the top power positions of any state or federal government, should be held at a hire level, as compared to any possible action or action by those who make $9 per hour...
specifically because they are
Fixed rules that protect those elected officials who behave unprofessionally, has been put in place by past elected officials who have been caught doing stuff decades ago.
35 Years of Close but "No Jail, No Prosecutions", mean What?
What does it take to call a Clinton All Fu*#k3D UP?
With each instance of legal and civil allegations, the blurred line of prosecution for the Clinton's have always benefited them because in each instance, they held positions of power, which are positions that "Accountability" has a totally different definition that "Accountability" for those who are
"average blue collar hard working Americans".
For those who don't understand how the Clinton's continue to get away with all the obviously flawed things that they do,
"they expect to not pay a price for their lies, deceitful ways, and theft because they are "White & Privileged".
And guess what...
they have gotten away because people in positions of authority...
have all failed for 35 years.
these 2 are about to sit in the seats of the most powerful seats of the entire world, and what do you think they will be able to get away in that White House?
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