Is more reported hate crime a sign of progress? During the last half a decade, though, he says he's watched as hate crimes against Muslims spiked. The FBI's 2015 Hate Crimes Statistics report , released on Monday, found that hate crimes increased by more than 6 percent past year overall. The New Jersey Democrat sent a letter to FBI Director James Comey and Attorney General Loretta Lynch Thursday asking them to "investigate the recent wave of press-reported hate crimes occurring ...
The eight-year incumbent Democrat famously roasted Trump at a White House dinner, which some have suggested may have spurred the NY billionaire to seek revenge. "We're patriots first. We all want what's best for this country". Trump's advisers, many of whom were stunned by his unexpected victory, plunged into the huge task of staffing government agencies.
They were not identified as suspects at the time. At a November 2015 press conference, Chicago Police said wanted to talk at length to Harris and Foggs. The remains of Kyrian Knox of Rockford, Illinois, were discovered over Labor Day weekend 2015. Harris "kind of snapped and couldn't deal with it anymore", police said.
Marijuana is, after all, still classified by the federal government as a schedule 1 narcotic. Big wins will dramatically accelerate our push to finally end federal marijuana prohibition, perhaps as soon as 2017. But he said the illegal market will shrink significantly if California can establish its marijuana regulations without federal interference. MA voters passed a major ballot question in Tuesday's election.
A woman was pushed onto the tracks and fatally struck by an oncoming southbound 1 train at the Times Square-42nd Street station Monday afternoon, a law enforcement source said. Some witnesses said the victim and the suspect were involved in a dispute before the fatal shove, Aubry said, but it was not immediately clear whether the women knew each other.
Speaking with the news organization Now This earlier this week, President Barack Obama said there may be ways to address concerns and reconfigure the route of the 1,100-mile pipeline. "Everybody was just sharing love to these officers and explaining why it is we're here and questioning why they were", says Jasper. He also noted that the rerouting isn't unusual.
The Georgia-based company says the accident happened when a dirt-moving track hoe struck the pipeline, ignited gasoline and sparked a blast, killing one worker and injuring five others. Monday. It's meant to keep more fuel flowing into the state until the pipeline is running again. "What we suggest is that everybody consume gas the way they normally would".
A spokesman for Democratic Senate candidate Russ Feingold says it's "sad but expected" that Republican Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., left, is introduced to the crowd by Sen. Kaine appeared with Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Russ Feingold, who is in a tough race against Republican Sen. In a four-way race with Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson and Green nominee Jill Stein (who are on Wisconsin's ballot), Clinton's lead is wider, with 44 percent to Trump's 37 percent.
Osborn Convention Center downtown at 1000 Water Street. Going forward, the center will operate between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. on weekdays and 10 a.m.to 6 p.m. Survivors should register even if they have insurance. Homeowners and renters are eligible up to $40,000 to fix or replace disaster damaged or destroyed personal property.
In the first call, he told dispatchers: "This is Mateen". On Monday, a judge ordered the release of the audio recordings , moments after the city dropped its objection. Mateen initially made contact with the police by calling 911 at around 2.35am. Mateen repeatedly condemns USA airstrikes in Muslim countries and praises Tamerlan Tsarnaev, one of the brothers who carried out the Boston Marathon bombing.
While New Orleans may not have a Pop on the coach , and they got outrebounded 69-42 themselves against the Nuggets, Davis needs to crash the boards at a high rate, and the Pels need to close out from range. Why Smith chose to lead into Frazier (who is averaging 18 points and 10.5 assists after a sterling late-season showing with the Pelicans last season) before going into Demps (who made a fine move in signing Frazier, the D-League's 2015 MVP) is apparently only known to those who like to ...
In a story October 27 about early voting , The Associated Press misspelled the last name of the Johnson County election commissioner. Forty percent of the electorate, or 46 million people, are expected to vote before Election Day on November 8.
Before becoming Barack Obama's vice president in 2009, Biden chaired the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and is considered to have the most worldwide experience of any Democrat. It would be unusual for a vice-president to hop down a rung in the ladder to secretary of state. At that same stop, Biden said he'd hoped to continue some level of involvement in domestic and foreign policy, but added, "I may write a book".
Abdulrahim al-Shammiri, the chairman of the human rights committee in the Iraqi parliament, said that 190 civilians had been executed in Hamam al-Ali on Wednesday after being "kidnapped" from surrounding areas. Last week, the Popular Mobilization Units, a mainly-Shia military group backing the Iraqi army in the Mosul offensive, also said its forces would not march into Mosul , adding that Iraqi army soldiers and security personnel would enter the embattled city.
Since launching the nationwide Drug Take-Back Day effort in 2010, the DEA and its partners have collected more than 6.4 million pounds - about 3,200 tons --of medication. Unused prescription drugs in homes create a public health and safety concern because the medications can be accidentally ingested, stolen, misused, and abused.
The Cubs are a team that is guided by their pitching staff and an underrated defense, but one that also leans heavily on bullpen-created matchups as well. The Cleveland Indians' run to the World Series has made them the talk of the town. They pitched 24 innings in the ALCS alone, including carrying the full weight of Game 3 after Trevor Bauer's first-inning, bloody finger exit.
According to the Boston Fire Department, a response team is on site using a large vacuum to remove water from the trench. He said it appeared other workers were able to escape from the trench. The workers were contract workers from Atlantic Drain Service Co. and not employed by the city, according to WCVB . Inc. had been parked in the area for most of the week.
The other victims suffered non-life threatening injuries, police said. Officials believe the critically injured student was the target. Four students are wounded and #Police are looking for as many as four gunmen after a shooting at a San Francisco high school that's known more for its academic program, rather than violence.
The Nevada Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security said 500 structures were threatened, CNN affiliate KOLO-TV in Reno reported earlier. The fire was one of three that broke out along the Sierra Nevada on Friday. Highway 89 is closed from the Placer County / El Dorado County Line in Tahoma to the Y in the City of South Lake Tahoe.