Starting today, everyone 16 and older in CA is eligible to receive a #COVID19 vaccine.
NATO backs U.S. sanctions on Russia, decries Moscow's "destabilising behaviour"
About 500,000 people in the U.S. are in jail awaiting trial — most because they cannot afford bail. Studies show pre-trial detainees are: ▪️ disproportionately Black/Latino (over 60%) ▪️ often given higher bonds if Black (by about $10K) (Source: @BrennanCenter @PrisonPolicy /)
NEW: U.S. intel walks back blockbuster 'Russian bounties' claim
Breaking:: Judge says he will declare a mistrial if prosecution rebuttal witness “even mentions” tests showing normal carbon monoxide levels in Floyd’s blood.
Denmark has removed the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine from its vaccination program, saying it is not needed because it has already reached "such an advanced point" in its vaccine rollout. The decision was not based on safety concerns, officials said.
In light of the surge in #COVID19 cases, Government of India has decided to postpone the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test-Postgraduate exam which was earlier scheduled to be held on April 18. Next date to be decided later: Union Health Minister DrHarsh Vardhan#NEETPG2021
The Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright is charged with second-degree manslaughter
Former Buffalo, NY police officer @Cariol Horne was fired after she intervened when a White officer put a Black suspect in a chokehold in 2006. Now, a judge has decided to reverse her termination & reinstate her pension. @Jerickaduncan spoke to Horne about why she kept fighting.
Beijing's top official in Hong Kong warns foreign powers not to interfere
Scenes from the “bloody paint strike” in protest against all the blood spilled by the Myanmar junta's security forces as they shoot hundreds of protesters.
NEW: Konstantin Kilimnik, Paul Manafort's former employee, has been sanctioned by the U.S. for his interference in the 2020 election namely that Kilimnik "sought to promote the narrative that Ukraine, not Russia, had interfered in the 2016" election.
BREAKING: Jonathan Pentland's mugshot has been released. He's charged with assault and battery >>
Minnesota police fatally shot a Black man during a traffic stop. Family say police stopped him for having an air freshener in his rearview mirror. #DaunteWright was 20. Police shot him as he reentered his car, claiming he had an outstanding warrant, and he crashed blocks away.
Viral video of Boris Johnson ‘lying to parliament’ approaches 10 million views
Most of the world is distancing itself from the brutal Myanmar military as it shoots hundreds of pro-democracy protesters. The Russian government is rushing to sell it arms.
Daunte Wright had a warrant out for his arrest for attempted aggravated robbery after 'choking a woman at gunpoint for $820'
The officer who shot at #Jacob Blake 7 times is back on duty after not being charged w/ any wrongdoing. Rusten Sheskey returned from administrative leave on March 31, Kenosha PD says. The DA declined in January to file charges against him. Blake is paralyzed from the waist down.
In my 25 years as a reporter I have NEVER heard police in America actually say “journalists will be arrested” during a protests. But that happened in #BrooklynCenter last night. We stayed. The citizens are why we stay. I took this moments aft the announcement #DaunteWright