Two Officers Shot as Louisville Protests Breonna Taylor Decision

According to the LMPD, one officer was hit in the abdomen, below their bulletproof vest, and is in surgery. The second officer was hit in the thigh. The LMPD has said neither injury was life-threatening and both officers are expected to survive. Police have also arrested an unnamed suspect who is currently in custody.

Bay Area cities, restaurants boarding up — bracing for potential election-night unrest

In Vallejo, where the National Guard was called in after chaotic nights of crime and looting in June, officials are activating what they call a “partial” emergency operations center to coordinate responses if things go awry. The center will include a director, officials from the police and fire departments, and communications officers to relay information […]

Who Voted for the 500 Greatest Albums?

Journalists Hanif Abdurraqib Celia Almeida Stacey Anderson Ken Barnes Judy BermanTIME Stuart Berman Graham Betts Alvin aqua Blanco HipHopWired Alison Boron Robert Christgau Jerilyn Jordan CookDetroit Metro Times Cameron Crowe Sharon Davis Anthony DeCurtis Steve Devereux Carola Dibbell Morgan Enos Sean FennesseyThe Ringer Stephen Thomas Erlewine Alison Fensterstock Bill Flanagan Andrew Flory Ted Fox Leor […]

As Anonymous admits lying, will the vitriol rage on after the election?

All this got me thinking about the legions of former Trump officials joining the Resistance and the Republican strategists joining forces through the Lincoln Project and other groups. And about how the husband of an actually senior White House official (George Conway) became famous for his scathing attacks on her boss. And how on the […]

Team Biden’s Avengers faced off against AOC’s gamer squad, and you’ll never guess who won

The uniquely popular House representative recruited her fellow Squad member, Rep. Ilhan Omar, to her gamer squad and together the two reached out to young voters on their own turf. (And apparently whupped ass at Among Us.) This organically developed event, with the aid of some famous Twitch streamers, ended up more popular than just […]

J.C. Penney Looking To Emerge From Bankruptcy Before Holidays

More than two dozen retailers have filed for bankruptcy since the pandemic including restaurants, gyms and other businesses. Neiman Marcus, J. Crew, Hertz, Ruby Tuesday and Gold’s Gym all blamed their financial woes on the pandemic. Lord & Taylor ended a nearly 200-year-old legacy after filing for bankruptcy in August.

A Woman Delivered Some Incredible Burns At A Police Town Hall, And Now She’s Gone Viral

Brooks is a leader in the Kansas City Black Lives Matter movement and cofounder of the Chingona Collective, “a multicultural, queer-inclusive, intersectional organization led by Black, Indigenous, and Latinx women who live lives dedicated to the liberation of our peoples domestically and abroad.”

House approves measure condemning QAnon, but 17 Republicans vote against it

The GOP lawmakers voting “no” were Reps. Jodey ArringtonJodey Cook ArringtonHillicon Valley: House votes to condemn QAnon | Americans worried about foreign election interference | DHS confirms request to tap protester phones House approves measure condemning QAnon, but 17 Republicans vote against it Republicans boot Francis Rooney from GOP Steering Committee MORE (Texas), Brian Babin […]

America got cheated

Sutter, who has reported on climate for years, wants to address the fears “many around the world share, even if they don’t have the exact words to express it. Maybe that’s you. Or maybe you’re too tired or worried or just so overwhelmed these days that it only occurs to you late at night, when […]