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August 19, 2019 - 8:33 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren offered a public apology Monday to Native Americans over her past claim to tribal heritage, directly tackling an area that's proved to be a big political liability.
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August 19, 2019 - 11:37 am
( WCBS 880 ) -- NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill has announced his decision to fire Officer Daniel Pantaleo following his involvement in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner . The announcement comes weeks after the judge who presided over Pantaleo's departmental trial recommended that the officer...
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August 18, 2019 - 5:35 pm
There were 13 arrests and police seized bear spray, shields, poles and other weapons. But by using barriers and bridge closures — and allowing a large contingent of right-wingers to leave when they asked to — authorities were able to mostly keep the two sides apart. Six minor injuries were reported.
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August 18, 2019 - 3:18 pm
( AP ) -- A basketball jersey believed to have been worn by former President Barack Obama while he was at a Honolulu prep school has sold at auction for $120,000. Heritage Auctions said the jersey sold Saturday night in Dallas to a collector of American and sports artifacts who didn't wish to be...
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August 18, 2019 - 2:43 pm
GOP candidates looking ahead at tough races increasingly are eyeing new ways to address anxieties about gun violence, and to do that without crossing the party's base, which sees gun restrictions as an infringement on the constitutional right to bear arms.
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