Petition to impeach Mayor Bill de Blasio gains support amid protests

Petition to impeach Mayor Bill de Blasio gains support amid protests

Critics of Mayor Bill de Blasio are circulating an old, fanciful petition calling for his impeachment amid outrage over riots and lootings in the city during protests over the death of Minnesota resident George Floyd at the hands of the police. The online Change.org petition – “Impeach de Blasio” – garnered more than 60,000 signatures … Read more

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Trump to move Republican National Convention from North Carolina

Trump to move Republican National Convention from North Carolina

President Trump plans to move the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina over the state’s refusal to lift coronavirus social-distancing guidelines. Trump tweeted that he is now “forced” to look for another state to host the event after the state’s governor, Roy Cooper, said it was “unlikely” that guidelines would be loosened in time … Read more

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Joe Biden sweeps all seven presidential primaries

Joe Biden sweeps all seven presidential primaries

Joe Biden has scored a clean sweep of the seven states conducting Democratic presidential primaries on Tuesday, not at all a surprise given that the presumptive Democratic nominee has no active opposition. Yet the delegate haul is important to Biden’s goal of gaining enough delegates to claim the Democratic nomination before the party’s summer convention. … Read more

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Cops shoot suspect who shot two at Brooklyn housing complex

Cops shoot suspect who shot two at Brooklyn housing complex

Police on Tuesday night opened fire and struck a suspect who shot two people at a Brooklyn housing complex, law enforcement sources said. The shooting occurred about 9:25 p.m. at the Kingsborough Houses in Crown Heights, sources said. One person was taken to Kings County Hospital and expected to survive, sources said. The conditions of … Read more

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Minneapolis school board cancels city police contract

Minneapolis school board cancels city police contract

The Minneapolis school board unanimously voted Tuesday to terminate its contract with the city’s police department over the killing of George Floyd. Minneapolis Public Schools will stop any further talks with the police department, with the superintendent responsible for coming up with a new plan to keep schools safe by its meeting next month. “I … Read more

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Cops knew will of Carole Baskin’s husband was forged: sheriff

Cops knew will of Carole Baskin’s husband was forged: sheriff

A Florida sheriff has confirmed wild rumors that the will of Don Lewis, the missing millionaire husband of “Tiger King” star Carole Baskin, was forged. “They had two experts deem it 100 percent a forgery. But, we knew that…we knew that before,” Hillsborough County Sheriff Chad Chronister told WTSP. Chronister had also previously told the … Read more

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