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Politics | Op-Ed

Jussie Smollett and the Hard Lessons about Facts and Assumptions | National Review

As Jussie Smollett’s case enters its last act, the cracks in his initial story are further deepened, suggesting that what started as an alleged hate crime likely never happened.

History | History

Meet the man who might have been the real-life Lone Ranger

With more than 5.7 million articles, Wikipedia is an invaluable resource, whether you’re throwing a term paper together at the last minute, or trying to answer mankind’s eternal question: Who was that masked man? We explore some of Wikipedia’s oddit

News | The News

This is the officer who stopped the Maryland school shooter

The officer who confronted the Maryland school shooter Tuesday was identified as 34-year-old Blaine Gaskill, a veteran sheriff’s deputy with SWAT training. A six-year St. Mary’s County sheriff’s de…

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Oakland coffee shop's refusal to serve police officers stirs uproar

An Oakland coffee shop has been flooded with scalding online reviews after refusing to serve uniformed police officers, citing "the physical and emotional safety of our customers and ourselves."

Politics | PC Culture

DEA Chief: Trump 'Wrong' To Promote Excessive Force By Police

In a letter circulated to agents, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) acting head Chuck Rosenberg blasted President Trump’s recent comments supporting excessive force by police.

Science & Technology | TECH

Police body cams will soon use AI to find missing people

The AI will even be able to identify people in crowded public spaces.

News | The News

Standoff in Dallas After 11 Officers Shot, 5 Killed After Protest - NBC News

Dallas police remained in a standoff after snipers shot 11 officers, five fatally, during a demonstration over recent police shootings.

News | The News

11 Officers Shot, 5 Fatally, by Snipers Amid Dallas Protest; Standoff Underway - ABC News

At least 11 cops were shot and four killed in Dallas on Thursday.

News | In The News

​Gladys Knight sings "Happy Birthday" during traffic stop - CBS News

Utah police officer lets driver off with a warning after legendary soul singer got out of the woman's car to serenade him

News | News

Radical romance: SoCal jihadists committed to terror 2 years ago, says FBI boss Comey | Fox News

FBI Director James Comey said Wednesday that husband-wife team that carried out the San Bernardino, Calif., terror attack appeared to have been “radicalized” at least two years earlier, before they even started dating online.

News | The News

Largest police union cautions Quentin Tarantino - Business Insider

In a veiled threat, the largest police union in the country says it has a "surprise" in store for Quentin Tarantino.

Entertainment | Television/Film/Books

He played a kind cop on TV -- and inspired a generation of LAPD - LA Times

-Adam-12, 1-Adam-12.”

For many in the LAPD, that was the siren call.

As kids, they sprawled on their living room carpets, watched “Adam-12” on TV and made up their minds to one day join the force, just like Officers Pete Malloy and Jim Reed.

News | Good News!

Police Officer Quietly Buys Food At Chipotle For Man In Need

When he saw a man in need, this humble cop decided to help without expecting any recognition in return.  Sgt. Brendan Hagarty of the Chicago Police Department in Illinois was having lunch at a Chipotle

News | The News

Suspect in killing of Officer Sean Bolton turns self in; Neighbors chant ‘Free T'; Restaurant pays tribute | Twitchy

A news crew says they were threatened as a SWAT team assembled where the suspect was believed to be hiding.

Politics | From CNN

U.S. law enforcement thwarted plots timed to July 4th - CNNPolitics.com

With this use of social media recruits have a "devil in their pocket all day long that says 'Kill, kill, kill,'" FBI Director James Comey said.

Politics | Media Bias

Dallas Police Association Calls Out CNN For Anchor's 'Flippant Non-Apology'

The Dallas Police Association isn’t taking any of CNN’s anchor Fredricka Whitfield’s attempts to downplay a comment she made Saturday (link to NB article) referring to an attempted cop killer as “courageous and brave.” After immediate backlash

News | The News

Police Killed An Unarmed White Man In Iowa And His Community Didn't Seem To Notice

A few minutes before Des Moines police killed Ryan Keith Bolinger Tuesday night, the 28-year-old white man was dancing in the street, according to an officer. Police didn't find the display funny. In

Pets & Animals | Man's Best Friend

Deadly Heat: Police Dogs Die When Left In Patrol Cars - BuzzFeed News

In the last seven years at least 29 police K-9s have sweltered to death after officers left the dogs inside hot patrol vehicles. Such...

News | The News

Instead of Selling Cookies, California’s ‘Radical Brownies’ Spread Anti-Police Message

"We did strike a nerve. We definitely did strike a nerve."

Politics | PC Culture

Cher’s Curious Tweet About the Paris Shooting Just Might Hurt Your Brain | MRCTV

Pro-gun control Cher tweeted out her opinion about what terrorist response ops should do with extremists. 

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

A Widening Rift Between de Blasio and the Police Is Savagely Ripped Open

The long-simmering tensions between Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Police Department he has pledged to reshape have reached an extraordinary nadir after two officers were killed on Saturday.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Dueling hashtags of dissent as protesters march in New York following NYPD shooting

Dueling hashtags took over Twitter on Sunday as protesters marched in New York following a Saturday shooting of two NYPD officers.

News | News

Touching: Alabama cop who caught mother stealing eggs gives her two truckloads of food | Daily Mail Online

The compassion shown by Officer William Stacy to desperate Alabama mother Helen Johnson captured the nation's attention and on Wednesday he delivered two truckloads of food.

Politics | From the HuffPost

From Daniel Pantaleo To Darren Wilson, Police Are Almost Never Indicted

A police officer who choked an unarmed man to death on a public sidewalk will not face trial. This is the second recent high-profile case in which a grand jury declined to indict a white police officer who had killed an unarmed black civilian -- firs...

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Video: Bystanders Pull Carjacker From Vehicle, Beat Him, Hold Him Till Police Arrive

On July 13 bystanders pulled an alleged carjacker from a vehicle in City Heights, San Diego, then beat him and held him until police arrived.

News | The News

‘Virtually Crime Free’ County in Florida Gets MRAP Armored Vehicle

Residents of a virtually crime free county in Florida are expressing outrage over a decision by the Walton County Sheriff’s Office to purchase an MRAP armored vehicle normally used to hunt insurgents in Iraq and Afghanistan.

News | In The News

US police departments are increasingly militarised, finds report

ACLU cites soaring use of war zone equipment and tactics, killing seven civilians killed and injuring 46 since 2010