LAUSD Board Votes To Cut School Police Budget By $25M

“This budget reflects our commitment to do all we can to help students continue to learn while dealing with the impact of the pandemic,” he said. “We expect this interim budget will need to be revised when the state provides updated school budget information later this year.”

Revealed: Blair government’s ‘inexcusable’ PAYMENTS to other nations to carry out illegal rendition flights during the US war on terror

Corey Stoughton, advocacy director at human rights group Liberty, said: ‘The Government crippled this inquiry from the start, constraining its scope, withholding critical information, and creating obstacles to a full and complete reckoning on the UK’s complicity in torture.

SAGE experts predict entire UK will be locked down by DECEMBER as they warn second wave will be deadlier than first with 500 deaths a day within weeks – but PM faces ANOTHER revolt as Rishi Sunak backs Red Wall MPs against national shutdown

The party wants the four nations to agree ‘uniform guidance’ on the number of people who can gather, to cooperate on the safe return of students and to explore how to expand travel options to allow people to move around the country while complying with social distancing.

5th round of govt-farmers talks today as stir enters day 10

On Wednesday, agitating farmers demanded that the Centre convene a special session of Parliament and repeal the Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020; the Farmers(Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020; and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act, 2020.

3 NEET candidates die by suicide in TN

Dalit girl Anitha from Ariyalur was the first victim who died by suicide in 2017 after she failed to crack NEET, despite good scores in Class XII exam, prompting the state political parties to mount an offensive against the Centre and demand for cancelling the exam.

‘Vilification, Constant Verbal Battering’: Morale Low Among LAPD Rank-And-File Amid Pandemic, Civil Unrest

“When you start tinkering with the budget of the LAPD, even though on the onset it looks large, even $150 million will have serious impacts,” he said. “If you cut funding from us and delay recruit classes and hiring, it will create a domino effect and you’re looking at about a loss of about 800 […]

Cambodia, Laos highlight importance of multilateral cooperation in COVID-19 battle

Hanoi (VNA) – The Prime Ministers of Cambodia and Laos stressed the importance of multilateral cooperation in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in their messages sent to the UN General Assembly’s special session on the pandemic response on December 4. Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen told the session that the COVID-19 pandemic […]

Day 9: Farmers continue to camp at Delhi borders

“The Chilla border on Noida link road is closed for traffic from Noida to Delhi due to farmers protests near Gautam Budh Dwar. People are advised to avoid Noida link road for coming to Delhi and use DND,” they said in a tweet.

LA City Council Moves Forward With LAPD Budget Cuts Proposed By Black Lives Matter Coalition

“We know that racism exists in society, and therefore we know that we have some racist police officers amongst our ranks and it’s time for us to try and root those officers out,” Robert Harris, a member of the LAPPL board of directors, told CBSLA.

Inside Rita Ora’s ‘inexcusable’ party as she pays £10k fine for breaking lockdown

“I feel particularly embarrassed knowing first-hand how hard people have worked to combat this terrible illness and being fully aware of the sacrifices that people and businesses have made to help keep us all safe. Even though this won’t make it right, I want to sincerely apologise.”