Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Protests for Breonna Taylor have helped push for reforms in Louisville, Kentucky, including an end to "no-knock" warrants, stricter body-cam rules, and a multi-million dollar settlement awarded to Taylor's family.

Dr. Deborah Birx has confided to aides and friends that she is unhappy with what she sees as her diminished role as coordinator of the White House coronavirus task force that she is not certain how much longer she can serve in her position, sources familiar with her thinking tell CNN.

Confrontation erupted between police and protesters in Louisville after the grand jury in the Breonna Taylor case announced that one officer, Brett Hankison, has been indicted on three counts of wanton endangerment in the first degree for his actions on the night Taylor was killed.

(The Center Square) - A grand jury in Louisville, Ky., on Wednesday declined to indict any law enforcement officers in the death of Breonna Taylor. The only charges returned came against a former officer whose shots entered a neighboring apartment. 

Brett Hankison, a former Louisville police officer involved in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor, has been indicted by a grand jury on three counts of wanton endangerment in the first degree. Breonna Taylor, a 26-year-old Black EMT and aspiring nurse, was shot to death by Louisville polic…

Beiwei Kaishu is a distinctive calligraphy style that used to adorn street signs all over Hong Kong, but is now endangered. Type designer Adonian Chan is on a mission to save Beiwei Kaishu -- by digitizing it.

A candidate from Georgia is in line to become the first member of Congress who has openly supported QAnon, the movement that spreads dangerous conspiracy theories. Watch what happened when CNN's Drew Griffin tried to ask her about her beliefs.

Cindy McCain, the widow of longtime Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona, endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. CNN's David Chalian explains why this could have an impact on the US election.

President Donald Trump ordered the Justice Department to ban bump stocks after the 2017 Las Vegas shooting and has focused on mental health as an underlying issue. Joe Biden has pledged to ban so-called assault weapons and take on the NRA and gun manufacturers.

World leaders gathered virtually for the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) during the UN's historic 75th anniversary. Besides the fierce exchanges between the US President Donald Trump and Chinese Ambassador to the UN, Chinese President Xi Jinping made promises on fighting the climate c…

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Facebook VP Nick Clegg talks with Brian Stelter about the platform's latest efforts to address election misinformation. Clegg says Facebook will remove outright attempts at voter suppression and will "label any claim by a candidate where they prematurely claim victory."

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser H.R. McMaster said that the President and other lawmakers are "making it easy" for Russian President Vladimir Putin by promoting conspiracy theories about US election integrity and Democratic nominee Joe Biden.