Louisville police arrest the state lawmaker who authored ‘Breonna’s Law,’ during a second night protests over the lack of charges related to Breonna Taylor’s death

Summary List Placement Police in Louisville arrested a Kentucky state lawmaker on Thursday during protests against impunity for the police officers who killed Breonna Taylor. Rep. Attica Scott, a Democrat who introduced legislation — dubbed “Breonna’s Law” — to ban “no-knock” warrants, was charged with first-degree rioting and failure to disperse, local TV station WDRB […]

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How dangerous are the polls in a pandemic?

In this April 7, 2020, file photo, voters line up at Riverside High School for Wisconsin’s primary election in Milwaukee. Advocates for the disabled and minority voters in Wisconsin filed a sweeping federal lawsuit May 18, asking a judge to order that more poll workers be hired, every voter in the state receive an absentee […]

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Fox News won a court case by ‘persuasively’ arguing that no ‘reasonable viewer’ takes Tucker Carlson seriously

Summary List Placement A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit against Fox News this week after lawyers for the network argued that no “reasonable viewer” takes the primetime host Tucker Carlson seriously, according to a new court filing. The case was brought by the former Playboy model Karen McDougal, who said Carlson defamed her on his […]

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A voting advocacy group recorded over 40,000 new voter registrations in the 2 days after the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Summary List Placement After the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg last week, voter registration surged according to voting advocacy groups.  Vote.org, a nonprofit that allows people to register through its website, told Business Insider that they had 40,771 new voter registrations on the Saturday and Sunday following Ginsburg’s death. That’s a 68% […]

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Mountain West football will return in 2020

Utah State running back Jaylen Warren (20) carries during the first half of an NCAA college football game against New Mexico on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019 in Albuquerque, N.M. | Andres Leighton, AP LOGAN — Mountain West football is coming soon to a stadium near you. The conference announced late Thursday night that there will […]

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