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Dueling Narratives in Police Officer’s Kneeling on Pregnant Black Woman’s Back

Videos appear to show a police officer in Kansas City, MO kneeling on a pregnant woman’s back while arresting her, ABC News reported.  The incident incited calls for the officer concerned to be fired and the police chief to resign. The Kansas City Police Department (KCPD) is currently investigating the situation and looking to see if […]

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Michael Flynn’s Attorney Requests Judge Overseeing His Case Recuse Himself

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s attorney called for the judge overseeing the case to recuse himself Fox News reported.  The request came during a hearing on Tuesday. Sidney Powell, who is representing Flynn, accused U.S. District Court Judge Emmet Sullivan of showing “abject bias” in his decisions on the case including refusing the Department of […]

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Black Lives Matter Organizer Arrested After Plowing Her Car Into Trump Supporters

A woman was arrested for driving her car into a crowd during a protest in California on Saturday, injuring 2 people. Fox News reported that the woman is charged with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon.  Her bail was set at $1 million. The assault occurred during a confrontation between Black Lives Matter demonstrators and […]

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Rittenhouse to fight Extradition to Wisconsin

Kyle Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old charged with multiple counts concerning an incident at a violent protest in Wisconsin, will fight extradition to that state.  His attorneys have been granted two weeks to prepare their defense the Wall Street Journal reported. Rittenhouse faces a number of felony counts in Wisconsin including first-degree intentional homicide, first-degree reckless homicide, and […]

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Demonstrations in Louisville after Grand Jury Decision in Breonna Taylor Case

Protests erupted in Louisville, Kentucky after a grand jury’s decision in the case of 3 police officers accused in the death of a young black woman.  A curfew has been imposed in the city and other precautions are being undertaken to maintain order. A Jefferson County grand jury indicted Officer Brett Hankison on 3 counts of […]

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Brett Hankenson charged with Breonna Taylor Murder

Bart Smith Editor in Chief Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old African-American woman, was fatally shot by Louisville Metro Police Department officers Jonathan Mattingly, Brett Hankison, and Myles Cosgrove on March 13, 2020. Three plainclothes LMPD officers entered her apartment in Louisville, Kentucky, executing a no-knock search warrant. Today, one officer will face criminal charges for actions […]

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Bail Fund Promoted by Kamala Harris, Biden Staffers Helps to Get Accused Child Molester Released

A Bail fund promoted and supported by Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris and a number of staffers for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden provided bail money for an alleged child rapist Fox News reported.   The Minnesota Freedom Fund (MMF) is a charity that provides bail money for accused criminals.  According to its website, “MFF believes that […]

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U.S. Attorney Denies Claim that A.G. Barr explored Charges against Seattle Mayor

A United States attorney has flatly denied a report in the New York Times that claimed Attorney General William Barr suggested exploring criminal charges against the Seattle Mayor over the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) that formed over the summer, reported Fox News.  The same New York Times report claimed Barr also suggested bringing sedition charges […]

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Two Women indicted on Hate Crimes Charges for Stealing Boy’s MAGA Hat

Two Delaware women caught on video stealing a MAGA hat and harassing a young child were indicted for a number of crimes including felony hate crime charges Fox News reported.  The indictment came down on Tuesday in Wilmington. A Delaware grand jury brought the indictment against Olivia Winslow and Camryn Amy, both 21.  The charges include robbery, […]

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AG Barr touts Success of Operation Legend in Chicago Press Conference

Attorney General William Barr announced that the murder rate in Chicago dropped by 50% since the launch of Operation Legend launched in July reported the Washington Times.  Barr held a news conference in Chicago on Wednesday concerning the nationwide Justice Department initiative to combat the rise of violent crime in large cities across the country. Operation […]

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Further Details Emerge after Arrest in Kenosha Double Murder

More details have emerged concerning the arrest of Kyle Rittenhouse after two people were killed and one other wounded during violence in Kenosha, WI on Tuesday evening.  The arrest was made in Illinois, where Rittenhouse had returned after the incident.  Rittenhouse lives in Antioch, IL which is around 15 miles south of Kenosha. Rittenhouse, a 17-year-old white […]

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Portland Demonstration turns Violent, Declared a Riot

Another demonstration in Portland, OR was declared a riot by the Portland police late Sunday night after police were attacked with thrown objects reported Fox News.  Fires were also set near Portland’s North Precinct. The latest round of violence in Portland follows the breakup by federal authorities of a clash between right-wing and left-wing demonstrators the […]

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Portland Assault Suspect Turns Self In after Begging for Money on Social Media

A suspect caught on video assaulting a defenseless man surrendered to Portland police on Friday according to the Portland Police Bureau.  The Portland police also reported identifying a witness to the altercation.  The suspect arranged a surrender to police after begging for money on social media while on the run. The suspect was identified as 25-year-old Marquise […]

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Dunkin’ Donuts Employee Fired, Arrested after Spitting into Police Officer’s Coffee

A Dunkin’ Donuts employee in Chicago, IL was arrested following an incident in which an Illinois State Trooper found a “a large, thick piece of mucus, which was later confirmed to be saliva” floating in his cup of black coffee, reported Fox News.  The incident occurred on the evening of Thursday, July 30. The trooper, who remained […]

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Newly Unsealed Documents Claim Bill Clinton Spent Time on Jeffrey Epstein’s Private Island

Former President Bill Clinton flew on Jeffrey Epstein’s private jet and stayed on Epstein’s private island according to claims made in recently released legal documents reported the New York Daily News. The documents were released despite the efforts of accused Epstein madam Ghislane Maxwell’s legal team to block their release on grounds that it would […]

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Telegraph Local exclusive: Berit Brogaard one on one, understanding serial killers

Bart Smith Editor in Chief Telegraph Local Berit Brogaard, a legendary philosopher and writer in her own right decided to sit down for an interview with Telegraph Local’s new true crime podcast, “Catching Hell”. What an interview she gave. We received a plethora of information on the mind of serial killers. Berit has penned almost […]