Policeman tracks down man who shot him in the stomach – 46 years after his escape from prison

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Amber Guyger appeals murder charge in death of Botham Jean

“Despite the tragic consequences, considering all the evidence — whether admissible or inadmissible … Guyger acted reasonably,” the appeal says, saying that she “simply missed” the clues that she was entering the wrong apartment, such as the red doormat outside of Jean’s apartment and the key lock to enter the apartment blinking red because she […]

U.S. passes 3 million cases; state sees new high in daily deaths

“What we’re seeing in California and across the country is very concerning,” said James Williams, Santa Clara County counsel, in a public briefing in which he discussed the county’s new health order. “The shelter-in-place order was very effective in our county, but we’re seeing a huge increase in cases. Yet there’s also a need for […]

HBO’s ‘Stockton On My Mind’ Shows Mayor Tubbs’ Dreams For Struggling City

“Stockton on My Mind,” a new HBO documentary available to stream for free beginning Friday, dives into the dreams of this unlikely mayor who defied odds in 2016 to lead his impoverished city. The son of a single mother and a father serving time in prison, Tubbs defeated Republican incumbent Anthony Silva to become the […]

Morning Digest: 20 killed as AI flight skids off Calicut airport runway; India registers highest daily COVID-19 cases in the world, and more

At least 20 killed as Air India flight skids off Calicut airport runwayAt least 20 persons, including the pilot and co-pilot, were killed and more than 150 injured when a Vande Bharat mission flight from Dubai overshot the runway at Calicut International Airport, broke into two parts and fell into a deep gorge around 8 p.m. […]

Belarus: This is not the election that strongman president Alexander Lukashenko had planned

But they know too that something in the stagnant politics of the last two decades has shifted, thanks to three brave women who refuse to let an old school autocrat break their families or their country.

Kim Kardashian offers to ‘fully support’ husband Kanye West if he pursues a 2024 run for president… but rapper insists 2020 bid is ‘God’s plan’

All eyes on her: North, then six, was the picture of confidence as she took the stage in front of the massive crowd which featured proud mom Kim – as Kanye joined her on stage and gave his support; seen March 2, 2020 at the Yeezy Paris Fashion Week show

Court denies 2 appeals in Charlottesville rally beating

Hundreds of white supremacists gathered in Charlottesville in August 2017 in part to protest the planned removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. They clashed with counterprotesters during a day of violence in which a white supremacist rammed his car through the crowd of people, killing 32-year-old Heather Heyer.

Officer’s killing: Report finds violations in parole case

The report said the inspector general’s office found the board did not initially notify the Richmond commonwealth’s attorney of Martin’s release within the required time frame. It said the board also did not “endeavor diligently” as required by law to contact the slain officer’s family — who ultimately did have a chance to provide input. […]

​Chicago cop charged with murder in killing of black teen

“This officer went overboard, he abused his authority,” Alvarez said. She noted that a witness also indicated that McDonald appeared to be trying to move away from police, and that Van Dyke was allegedly preparing to reload his weapon when another officer intervened and stopped him.