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October 27, 2022
Black drivers in California’s capital are nearly five times more likely than white motorists to get pulled over by sheriffs for traffic violations, according to a new report on racial profiling across the state. Records from the county sheriff’s departments of Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento . . .
October 25, 2022
Black drivers in California’s capital are nearly five times more likely than white motorists to get pulled over by sheriffs for traffic violations, according to a new report on racial profiling across the state. Records from the county sheriffs of Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento and Riverside . . .
October 16, 2022
CNN — Police officers stopped Eric André as he boarded a flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles in April 2021 and, a few months earlier, the same thing happened to another Black comedian in the same place, a lawsuit alleges. André and fellow comedian . . .
September 23, 2022
A specialist trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., September 22, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comRegister NEW YORK, Sept 23 (Reuters) – A week of heavy selling has brought U.S. stocks and bonds to fresh bear market lows, with […]
May 25, 2022
A traffic stop in Grand Rapids, Michigan, started over a license plate and ended with Patrick Lyoya dead. For his family of Congolese refugees, the death defies logic. Police officers are supposed to protect lives, not take them, his father told CBS News’ Adriana Diaz. To . . .
April 21, 2022
Police in the US have killed nearly 600 people during traffic stops since 2017, with the deaths continuing apace this year, a review of national police violence data shows. The numbers add urgency to the growing push from advocates to prevent deadly stops and remove officers from traffic enforcement following the police killing of Patrick […]
April 14, 2022
An illustration picture shows euro and US dollar banknotes and coins, April 8, 2017. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, April 14 (Reuters) – The dollar lost ground against most major peers on Thursday, falling from two year peak hit overnight, as U.S. yields paused their march […]
April 5, 2022
Russian rouble banknotes are seen in this illustration picture shot September 30, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev/Illustration Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, April 4 (Reuters) – The United States stopped the Russian government on Monday from paying holders of its sovereign debt more than $600 million from reserves held at American […]
March 1, 2022
Russia’s attack on Ukraine looks set to create “Europe’s largest refugee crisis this century” as more than 660,000 have fled the fighting over the past six days. Mostly women and children with “very few belongings” have left their homes in Ukraine to head towards neighbouring countries since Russia invaded on Thursday, the UN refugee agency […]
November 14, 2021
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — The U.S. Capitol Christmas tree made a stop in Fayetteville Saturday on its 2021 tour. Also known as, the “people’s tree”, its making the trip from California to its final destination, the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The Capitol Christmas Tree Campaign exists to connect people all across the country […]