Wine Cellar News 6-15-16


Live from the Summit – The United State of Women

theunitedstateofwomen.org – The United State of Women goes well beyond the walls of the convention center and we want you to be a part of it. Watch to see our inspiring speakers, including First Lady Michelle Obama, Oprah Win…

Will Donald Trump turn the GOP convention into Chicago 1968?

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motherjones.com – Donald Trump has a big idea for turning the final night of the GOP convention in Cleveland into a grand occasion: he will appear on stage at one of the city’s large sports stadiums to deliver his a…

The misdemeanor charge against anti-abortion activist David Daleiden was dropped

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motherjones.com – A misdemeanor charge against anti-abortion activist David Daleiden for offering to buy human tissue during his undercover investigation of Planned Parenthood was dropped in a Texas court by Presidi…

Sanders: Muslims did not commit shooting

msnbc.com – Layout selectors Default view Expand comments Expand video Feedback Help MSNBC Live 06/14/16 Sanders: Muslims did not commit shooting Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says that all …

Will Kansas finally start registering the thousands of voters it illegally blocked?

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motherjones.com – Tuesday is a big day for thousands of potential voters in Kansas who were blocked from registering to vote by a 2013 state law that required proof of citizenship to register. Or at least it’s suppo…

“Down with superdelegates!” say Sanders superdelegates

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motherjones.com – If one issue has caused Bernie Sanders supporters to claim that the Democratic primary has been rigged in favor of Hillary Clinton, it’s the role played by superdelegates, the elite party members w…

WATCH: CNN Smacks Down Rudy Giuliani So Hard He Starts Blaming President Obama For Shootings

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addictinginfo.org – Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani had his ass handed to him so badly that he resorted to spouting Trump talking points to distract from the whipping he just received. During an appearance on…

Former Republican Senator Endorses Hillary Clinton After Orlando Shooting

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addictinginfo.org – After the horrific attacks that claimed 50 lives and wounded 53 others in Orlando, the nation was given two options: a leader who would respond with swift, collected action, or a reality TV host wh…

After Decades Vacuuming Up Dubious Donations, Clinton Suddenly Favors Campaign Finance Reform

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observer.com – Around the same time frame Senator Elizabeth Warren endorsed Hillary Clinton for president, the Clinton camp and establishment Democrats began touting a the “We The People Act.” Not to be confused …

Donald Trump Finally Comes Clean On Veterans Contributions (VIDEO) | RedState

redstate.com – Today Donald Trump held a press conference to clear up what happened to the “over $6 million” he claimed to have raised when he skipped the GOP debate in Wisonsin. Not unexpectedly, the presser bec…

Home Depot Founder Wants You To Know He Endorses Trump And Hates President Obama

winningdemocrats.com – Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus has endorsed Donald Trump for president. At first, Marcus backed Jeb Bush, but now he’s throwing his money behind the GOP presumptive nominee. Marcus authored a …

Media Slam Trump’s Revocation Of The Washington Post’s Press Credentials

mediamatters.org – Trump Yanks Washington Post Credentials. In response to what he charged was “incredibly inaccurate” coverage of his campaign, presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump announced his campaign woul…

Gun Sales Go Up After Orlando, Reinforcing A False Gun Rights Argument

romper.com – Once again the country is left heartbroken, faced with the reality that Sunday brought the most deadly mass shooting in American history. More than 50 people were shot inside the Pulse nightclub wi…

Here’s the REAL Reason Trump was Furious at the Media Today | RedState

redstate.com – Donald Trump is just the most disgusting and despicable person to ever get even reasonably close to the White House, and it isn’t even close. The spectacle of his asinine press conference, at which…


The U.S. Is Failing in Infant Mortality, Starting at One Month Old

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nytimes.com – Many more babies die in the United States than you might think. In 2014, more than 23,000 infants died in their first year of life, or about six for every 1,000 born. According to the Centers for D…

The Color of Justice: Racial and Ethnic Disparity in State Prisons | The Sentencing Project

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sentencingproject.org – Overview Overall Findings The Scale of Disparity Drivers of Disparity Recommendations for Reform Conclusion Appendix Growing awareness of America’s failed experiment with mass incarceration has pro…

One big list of all the cancer-causing chemicals inside us

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motherjones.com – An estimated 1.7 million people will be diagnosed with cancer in 2016. While some of this is rooted in sheer genetics, many of these cases may be sparked by substances in the air, soil, food, and m…

Why Climate Skeptics Are Wrong

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scientificamerican.com – At some point in the history of all scientific theories, only a minority of scientists—or even just one—supported them, before evidence accumulated to the point of general accepta

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Washington Post

Toddler dragged into water by alligator at Disney resort is believed to be dead

Washington Post  – ‎2 hours ago‎
Authorities are now focused on recovering the body of the 2-year-old boy snatched by an alligator at a Disney resort near Orlando, saying Wednesday that it’s highly unlikely that the boy survived.
Mother Jones

The NRA Isn’t Changing Its Stance on the Terrorism Watchlist

Mother Jones  – ‎1 hour ago‎
Just hours after presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump announced he would meet with the NRA to discuss “not allowing people on the terrorist watch list, or the no fly list, to buy guns,” the organization gave its response: we’ll meet …
Chicago Tribune

Authorities try to piece together Orlando gunman’s movements, wife’s involvement

Chicago Tribune  – ‎4 hours ago‎
A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun took hostages and opened fire inside a crowded Florida nightclub on June 12, 2016, killing 49 people and wounding 53 others before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers.
New York Times

The Stanford Sexual Assault Case: What You May Have Missed

New York Times  – ‎43 minutes ago‎
Judge Aaron Persky of the Santa Clara County Superior Court. Credit Jason Doiy/The Recorder, via Associated Press. Fallout continues over the controversial Stanford sexual assault case.

Fed leaves interest rates unchanged, signals lower rate path going forward

Reuters  – ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON The Federal Reserve kept U.S. interest rates unchanged on Wednesday and signaled it still planned two hikes this year, although a slowing economic growth path for 2016 and 2017 prompted a downgrade in where the U.S.

5 Reasons Decriminalization Protects Sex WorkersRights

RollingStone.com  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
As one of the largest human rights organizations in the world, Amnesty International’s mission is to promote human rights for all and to protect people wherever justice is denied. Sex workers are among the most vulnerable populations in the world, at
The Nation Newspaper

Sex workers protest abuse of policemen

The Nation Newspaper  – ‎4 hours ago‎
“The illegal status of sex work in most countries, including Nigeria has not eradicated prostitution. Instead, criminalization has increased sex workers vulnerability to human rights abuses and created fertile ground for police exploitation, especially

Red Umbrella March goes on to support sex workers‘ solidarity

CKNW News Talk 980  – ‎Jun 11, 2016‎
… got together for the annual Red Umbrella March aimed at supporting sex workers. Under a bleary grey sky people can’t help but notice the red umbrellas standing in the steps of the Vancouver Art Gallery as people prepare to march for sex workers

Brenda Belak: Street-based sex workers are the victims when clients are criminalized

Straight.com  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
Brenda Belak is a lawyer and sex workersrights campaigner at Pivot Legal Society, a Vancouver-based human rights organization that uses the law to address the root causes of poverty and social exclusion.

London’s Romanian Sex Workers Are Worried That Brexit Would Screw Them

VICE  – ‎Jun 8, 2016‎
Against the backdrop of the EU referendum campaign, London-based Romanian women sex workersare using EU law to challenge the police and fight for their rights. Under Operation Nexus, the Met are monitoring Romanian sex workers, rounding them up …
Scientific American

Banks Claim They Will Back Away from Fossil Fuels

Scientific American  – ‎4 hours ago‎
Citigroup said that policy covers mountaintop removal mining, a process in which workers blow up soil and rocks to get to coal seams below.

Plastic debris can escape Pacificgarbage patch

SciDev.Net  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
An ambitious project called the Ocean Cleanup aims to build floating barriers to collect and extract marine plastic, claiming that “a single 100 kilometre-long clean-up array could remove 42 per cent of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch” over ten years.

Bernie Sanders Should Never Endorse Hillary Clinton

Observer  – ‎3 hours ago‎
“Hillary Clinton Made History, but Bernie Sanders Stubbornly Ignored It,” read a headline in The New York Times after Clinton was projected to win California—despite the LA Times reporting more than 2.5 million ballots (nearly half of the state’s six
Albany Times Union

Police shooting victim recalled as a quiet, polite neighbor

Albany Times Union  – ‎22 hours ago‎
Some of Joshua Scism’s neighbors along First Avenue in Mont Pleasant said they were surprised to learn the married father of four young girls had been shot by police outside his home after allegedly pointing a gun at them. Scism, 33,was always polite
Times of India

Former top cop’s son rapes woman on marriage pretext in Agra

Times of India  – ‎Jun 8, 2016‎
AGRA: The son of a former top cop in Agra allegedly duped a woman lawyer by promising her happy life post marriage if she changes her religion to Islam.

Wife of cop accused of rape and jailed for previous sex offences tells court ‘he’s my best friend’

South Wales Evening Post  – ‎Jun 8, 2016‎
A WIFE pledged to stand by her policeman husband accused of two rapes – even though he’s already been jailed for sex attacks on two other women.

Denmark’s Department Q Crime Series Uncovers the West’s Secret Doubts

Westword  – ‎7 hours ago‎
The rapes, murders and abductions he investigates always connect, in some way, to failures within the systems that shape northern Euro life.

Childhood friend of convicted rapist Brock Turner abused, has gig at music festival cancelled

NEWS.com.au  – ‎Jun 7, 2016‎
Turner, 20, was last week sentenced to six months jail on three counts of sexual assault, after heraped an unconscious woman behind a garbage bin at Stanford University in 2015.
Athens NEWS

OU 2nd statewide in on-campus rapes reported in 2014

Athens NEWS  – ‎Jun 12, 2016‎
OU-Athens also had the 10th highest number of on-campus rapes reported to campus police out of all U.S. four-year universities (public and private) with populations above 15,000 students.

Brock Turner is everywhere: Here’s what it’s like to live inside nightmare of rape culture

Raw Story  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
After going directly to a hospital to undergo a rape kit, and giving a long statement to the New York state police regarding what had happened, no immediate charges were brought.

How well do police track crime?

Canton Repository  – ‎Jun 12, 2016‎
Since 2001, Marlboro hasn’t reported its number of rapes, assaults, arsons, thefts or other serious crimes to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting Program, according to a Canton Repository analysis.

Gaines cop charged with rape awaits trial

The Wellsboro Gazette  – ‎8 hours ago‎
Gaines cop charged with rape awaits trial. Feel like you’re not getting the whole story? You probably aren’t.

Former cop arraigned on rape charge

Sunnyside Daily Sun News  – ‎4 hours ago‎
#Travis Eli Disney, 32, is charged with second-degree rape and unlawful imprisonment for allegedly raping his wife May 22.

Is Delhi Police reliable? Main investigating cop in Nirbhaya gang-rapecase accused of sexual harassment

Merinews  – ‎11 hours ago‎
The brutal gang-rape of 26-year-old Nirbhaya on a December night four years ago had left the whole nation shocked. The sheer brutality of the crime, the rapists inserting an iron rod into the victims’ private parts had sent shivers down the spine of
New York Post

Cop wanted for allegedly raping teen niece hangs himself

New York Post  – ‎Jun 7, 2016‎
A transit cop who was on the run after allegedly raping his 13-year-old niece was found dead in the Hamptons on Monday, police sources said.
New York Post

Cop accused of raping teen relative

New York Post  – ‎Jun 5, 2016‎
Cops are hunting for a transit cop accused of raping a teenage relative in Brooklyn, police sources said Sunday.
Toronto Star

Police document details gang sex assault allegations against cops

Toronto Star  – ‎21 hours ago‎
The DNA samples of two men were found in the processing of a rape kit, according to the ITO. The warrants were obtained after the officers declined to provide voluntary DNA samples.

NYPD transit officer kills himself after allegedly raping teen, source says

amNY  – ‎Jun 8, 2016‎
An NYPD transit cop hanged himself, a police source said on Wednesday, after he was accused of raping a 13-year-old girl.

Stanford Rapist Brock Turner’s Ex Girlfriend Calls Him An ‘Undeserving Soul’ In Character Letter Begging For Mercy

PerezHilton.com  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
As you may know, there has been quite a bit of outrage surrounding the leniency for Stanford RapistBrock Turner’s jail sentence – and rightfully so.

The true cost of injustice

Stuff.co.nz  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
What is 21 years’ wrongful imprisonment worth? Cabinet is due to make an announcement on compensation for Teina Pora – an amount understood to be in excess of $2m.

Condemned on Florida’s death row hope to get new sentences

WatertownDailyTimes.com  – ‎Jun 12, 2016‎
MIAMI – Forty years have passed since William Lee Thompson raped a young woman inside a North Miami-Dade motel, torturing her for two days until she died.
Atlanta Journal Constitution

Cops: Gwinnett girl ‘in and out of consciousness’ while rape was filmed

Atlanta Journal Constitution  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
Three male juveniles and 17-year-old Cameron Richard have been charged in the 16-year-old girl’sassault, which reportedly happened May 3 in a “bus lot” near Snellville’s South Gwinnett High School.
The Sun

VICTIM BLAMING Woman who was drugged and raped in Qatar spent three months in prison after being charged with

The Sun  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
A WOMAN who reported to cops in Qatar that she had been raped spent three months behind bars after being charged with adultery – as her alleged rapist was spared jail. The Dutch 22-year-old is due to be deported after being given a one-year prison …
Genesee Sun

Cops Arrest Springwater Man for Sex with 3 Teens

Genesee Sun  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
Cops Arrest Springwater Man for Sex with 3 Teens. 06/14/2016 by CONRAD BAKER. 27 … SPRINGWATER – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Springwater man on June 8 for allegedly having sex with three teenage girls over the past year
Media Matters for America (blog)

It’s Not Just Trump: Suggesting Obama’s A Terrorist Sympathizer Has Been A Cornerstone Of The Conservative Media

Media Matters for America (blog)  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
In the wake of the terror attack on a gay nightclub in Orlando, the Republican Party’s presumptive nominee seemed to suggest that President Obama isn’t waging a war on terror because he doesn’t want the terrorists defeated; because Obama somehow …
New York Post

Obama: ‘We’ are to blame, not Islamic terrorism, for massacre

New York Post  – ‎Jun 12, 2016‎
President Barack Obama leaves the podium after speaking about the massacre at an Orlando nightclub during a news conference at the White House in Washington on Sunday, June 12, 2016.

Conservative blogger comes out as ‘gay’ after Orlando terror

WND.com  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
In the wake of Sunday’s terrorist massacre at a homosexual nightclub in Orlando, Florida, a prominentconservative blogger is announcing to the public that he is “gay.” Jim Hoft, who runs the Gateway Pundit, made the disclosure in a post titled, “After
Washington Examiner

ACLU lawyers blame ‘Christian right,’ GOP for Orlando terrorist attack

Washington Examiner  – ‎Jun 12, 2016‎
Christian conservatives are responsible for the mass shooting at a gay bar in Orlando because they “created this anti-queer climate,” according to American Civil Liberties Union attorneys.
Southern Poverty Law Center

Robbery-Murder Conspiracy Results in Prison for White Supremacist

Southern Poverty Law Center  – ‎1 hour ago‎
A Virginia man described as a white supremacist was sentenced Tuesday to more than eight years in federal prison for his role in a conspiracy to rob and kill a silver and coin dealer and use the money to finance a race war.

Henrico man receives nearly nine years in prison for robbery conspiracy

Richmond.com  – ‎21 hours ago‎
One of three former prison inmates alleged to be white supremacists and convicted in a robbery conspiracy was sentenced to eight years and nine months in prison Tuesday.
Delmarva Public Radio

2nd alleged white supremacist to be sentenced in robbery conspiracy case

Richmond.com  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
The second of three alleged white supremacists convicted in a robbery conspiracy scheme is set to be sentenced this morning in federal court.
New Times Broward-Palm Beach

Hallandale Beach Shoplifter Killed By Police Because of Dispatching Error, His Family Claims

New Times Broward-Palm Beach  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
And yet, after Eduardo Prieto Jr., 32, was caught stealing DVDs for his estranged children from a Hallandale Beach Walmart in September 2012, he was ultimately shot dead by Hallandale BeachPolice officers, due to what his family now claims were lies
WESH Orlando

Man shot by police in Winter Springs

WESH Orlando  – ‎Jun 5, 2016‎
Winter Springs police were called to the Casa Park Villas neighborhood shortly before 4:30 p.m. after agirl told her parents that while she was out walking the dog, a man she didn’t know attacked her and tried to rip her pants off.
City Pages

Mike Freeman’s shifting rules of evidence when it comes to people of color

City Pages  – ‎Jun 3, 2016‎
In the Clark case, Freeman used the fear white officers reported feeling in order to justify Clark’s killing, though in the past he has contended that a black transgender woman’s fear after being assaulted was insufficient to justify an accidental self

Unicorn Riot covers social justice through livestream

Fusion  – ‎Jun 2, 2016‎
Four nights before a white supremacist shot at a crowd of Black Lives Matter activists in Minneapolis in November, he showed up at the activists’ encampment with two others, seeking an interview.

Black Lives Matter Minneapolis Flustered as Feds Side With Cops

PJ Media  – ‎Jun 2, 2016‎
Federal authorities said Wednesday that they would not pursue civil rights charges against two Minneapolis police officers in the shooting death of Jamar Clark, a decision met with both outrage and resignation by activists who for months have demanded …
WTNH Connecticut News (press release)

Victim’s dad jumps over table to attack her killer in court

WTNH Connecticut News (press release)  – ‎Jun 2, 2016‎
CLEVELAND (AP) – The father of a woman killed by a convicted sex offender dived across a courtroom table to attack him Thursday shortly after a judge sentenced the defendant to death for killing three people and wrapping their bodies in garbage bags

7 ways to be a better ally to transgender women of color

Mashable  – ‎Jun 12, 2016‎
Though not often heard, trans women of color are indeed speaking about their struggles on social media, via hashtags like #GirlsLikeUs and #BlackTransLivesMatter, through blogs, or through academic writing. Value that work by engaging with it. But all
Detroit Metro Times

Summer fun in the D

Detroit Metro Times  – ‎Jun 8, 2016‎
Daytimes are spent attending sessions such as: “Say Her Name/Black Trans Lives Matter” and “Rebuilding Technology: Community Wireless Around the World.
Breitbart News

Trans Star Laverne Cox: Bathroom Privacy Laws Are About ‘Stigmatizing and Pretending We Don’t Exist’

Breitbart News  – ‎1 hour ago‎
Laverne Cox, transgender star of the hit Netflix series Orange Is the New Black, came out swinging against states passing so-called “transgender bathroom” laws in an interview, calling the legislation “stigmatizing” to transgender individuals.
Daily Beast

Laverne Cox Talks Love, Healing, and Pride

Daily Beast  – ‎15 hours ago‎
Today, Laverne is one of the most visible and trailblazing trans people in the public eye. For her role on Orange Is the New Black, she became the first openly transgender performer to be nominated for a Primetime Emmy. She famously appeared on the
Eclectablog (registration) (blog)

Lilianna’s story: Shaping a brighter future

Eclectablog (registration) (blog)  – ‎4 hours ago‎
Raised in an affirming family, this transgender woman now works to lift up marginalized communities. This is part of a story series about the lives of transgender people. Read the introduction here. Lilianna Angel Reyes has never felt like a woman

Ohio relative whose dog killed baby gets 3 years in prison

WLWT Cincinnati  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
Ohio relative whose dog killed baby gets 3 years in prison. Step-grandmother convicted of involuntary manslaughter. Published 1:44 PM EDT Jun 09, 2016.
Daily Mail

Mother whose baby girl was mauled to death by her American pit bull pleads guilty to being in charge of a banned dog

Daily Mail  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
… the scene and tried to stabilise the baby, who was declared dead at Northampton General Hospital. She died from severe blood loss caused by head wounds.

Beloved goose killed as he tried to protect a flock of baby ducklings from a stray dog

Mirror.co.uk  – ‎8 hours ago‎
A much loved goose has been killed by a stray dog while trying to protect a flock of ducklings. Gregory became a familiar sight in his home village after a local couple raised him by hand.
BBC News

Pit bull killed baby grand daughter, woman admits

BBC News  – ‎Jun 8, 2016‎
Susan Aucott, 55, of Alfred Street, Northampton was looking after Molly-Mae Wotherspoon when the American pit bull called Bruiser attacked the baby. Northampton Crown Court heard her admit to being in charge of a dangerously out of control dog
Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Rocky dog attack adds to alarming council figures

Rockhampton Morning Bulletin  – ‎12 hours ago‎
WHEN two dogs attacked a woman in her 70s this afternoon, it became the 78th reported to the Rockhampton Regional Council in the past 12 months.

Boy, 5, gets new ear after dog attack (Warning: some images may be considered graphic)

KESQ  – ‎10 minutes ago‎
After losing his left ear when he was attacked by his grandmother’s dog, Sean Fitz received a new, silicone ear thanks to a former CIA disguise specialist.

Dog attack victim’s husband admits stabbing animal to death

Stuff.co.nz  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
Gordon Jenkins, who is dying of cancer, said he killed border collie Sam, who tore a “softball-sized chunk” out of his wife’s leg, because police were not quick enough to put the dog down.

Public safety: Woman reports dog attack

Marshfield News-Herald  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
At 10:35 a.m. Sunday, a Marshfield woman reported she was walking her dogs on Peach Avenue, and a loose dog in the 900 blockattacked two of her three dogs, picking one of them up in its mouth. The woman tried to pry the attacking dog’s jaws open to

Man stabs dog to death after it attacked his wife

Telegraph.co.uk  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
A New Zealand man dying from cancer has admitted stabbing a dog to death after it attacked his wife. Gordon Jenkins admitted to police he killed the dog named Sam after the animal bit a “softball-sized chunk” out of his wife’s leg, Stuff NZ reports.

Hesperia dog saves owner from rattlesnake attack

KABC-TV  – ‎19 hours ago‎
It wasn’t until an hour later when he noticed Tumbleweed swelling up that he realized his dog had been bitten on the nose by the snake – quite likely instead of Crowell himself.

Virginia boy fitted with new ear after vicious dog attack

Daily Mail  – ‎1 hour ago‎
Virginia boy fitted with new ear after vicious dog attack. A Virginia boy, Sean Fitz is fitted with new ear after vicious dog attack in 2015. A former CIA specialist created a silicone ear to replace his ear that was bitten off by a dog. Britney Spears
Brainerd Dispatch

Dog bite sends 4-year-old girl to hospital

Brainerd Dispatch  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
The girl’s mother told police they were at home in their yard when she heard her daughter scream. When the mother went around the house to check on her there was a large grayish colored Husky dog. The mother did not recognize the dog and it fled the …

Police dog bite brings $307500 settlement

Stockton Record  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
STOCKTON – An attorney representing a mentally disabled man who was attacked by a police dog in 2014 said the City of Stockton agreed on Friday to pay $307,500 to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit against the Stockton Police Department.

Monterey Police Log: Dog bite

The Salinas Californian  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎

Man recovering from dog bite asks neighbors to follow animal laws

WHSV  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) — An Augusta county man is now beginning to walk around, nearly a month after being attacked by a dog. “911 what are you reporting?” “I just got torn off my bicycle by a d__n dog.” 65-year-old Lewis Wright didn’t expect that …
Highway Mail

Tips for prevention of dog bites

Highway Mail  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
Having a dog bite you is not a pleasant experience at all, but often warning signs leading up to the bite have been overlooked and a bite is all a dog has left to use to cope with an uncomfortable situation.
The News-Press

Cape Coral woman pleads in ‘bizarre’ abduction, dog bite case

The News-Press  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
A bizarre case of a child being abducted then mauled by a dog ended when the suspect unexpectedly made a plea in court Wednesday.
Deccan Chronicle

Hyderabad: 61749 dog bite cases reported in 2015-16, says survey

Deccan Chronicle  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
Hyderabad: While the GHMC has issued a statement that incidents of dog bites have decreased in the city compared to previous years, two such cases have been reported in less than a week.

Florida Cop Allows Dog to Maul Man for Riding Bicycle with no Lights

PINAC News  – ‎Jun 13, 2016‎
A Florida cop named Lee Coel chased a man down on a bicycle and allowed his service dog maul the man, even though the man was not resisting.

Dog mauls soldier’s 5-year-old son; investigation underway

ArmyTimes.com  – ‎Jun 6, 2016‎
The soldier’s dog who viciously bit a 5-year-old boy on Fort Polk, Louisiana, last month remains at large. Neither the base’s military police nor animal control have been able to find the animal since the May 22 attack.

‘I saw blood, and the dog was still attacking her,’ Farid Benzenati says after dog mauls woman, 55

CBC.ca  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
Farid Benzenati says he was unable to sleep after witnessing a violent dog attack on his neighbour in Montreal. Christiane Vadnais, 55, was mauled in the backyard of her home in Montreal’s east end Wednesday afternoon by what police describe as a pit
Stockton Record

Pit bull fatally mauls man visiting dog’s owner

Stockton Record  – ‎Jun 5, 2016‎
STOCKTON – A man died Saturday after being attacked by a pit bull while he was visiting the dog’sowner in an enclosed yard in east Stockton, according to the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office and a neighbor.
CBS Local

Coyote Jumps Back Fence In Anaheim, Mauls Dog To Death

CBS Local  – ‎Jun 2, 2016‎
ANAHEIM (CBSLA.com) – A coyote jumped a back fence in Anaheim and mauled a dog to death. The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Honeybear didn’t stand a chance against the coyote, an expert says, had been watching her for days as evidenced …

Seven-year-old boy mauled to death by dog in Maine

Telegraph.co.uk  – ‎Jun 5, 2016‎
A seven-year-old boy was killed after being attacked by a dog Saturday, police in Maine have said. According to local media deputies from the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office were responding to a call about a dog attack in Corinna and found the …
Detroit Free Press

Jurors watch video of dogs mauling 4-year-old Detroit boy

Detroit Free Press  – ‎Jun 2, 2016‎
Some jurors held tissues and wiped tears from their eyes after watching emotional surveillance video that showed a 4-year-old Detroit boy mauled by pit bull mixes during the trial for the dogs‘ owner today. Jurors saw part of the vicious attack on

What Taylor Schilling Loves About Her Orange Is the New Black Character

InStyle  – ‎1 hour ago‎
She recently sat down with InStyle’s Los Angeles office to talk traveling the globe, schmoozing with comedy legends (Betty White!

New Tottenham stadium: NFL boss praises Spurs’ stadium as new home for American football

Evening Standard  – ‎8 hours ago‎
To accommodate both sports the state-of-the-art stadium, which will become London’s biggest Premier League club venue, will have a retractable grass field with an artificial surface underneath for NFL games.
The Advocate

Kuczo, King honored one last time by FCIAC at annual awards

The Advocate  – ‎18 hours ago‎
It was the final banquet for two outgoing league legends – retiring executive secretary John Kuczo and his longtime assistant Ralph King – as new blood takes over during the upcoming summer months.

Here’s Another Reminder That The Lingerie Football League Is A Joke [VIDEO]

Daily Caller  – ‎Jun 9, 2016‎
The Legends Football League, formerly the Lingerie Football League, is such a joke that players are now texting during speeches from the coach following blowout losses.

Mailbag: Lawrence’s Suspension? Job Opportunities For Coaches?

DallasCowboys.com  – ‎5 hours ago‎
The Cowboys are obviously aware that he’s facing discipline, but the NFL has yet to even announce anything. Given that fact, I don’t even know when to expect word about an appeal.
Dallas Morning News

Ex-Cowboys DE Greg Hardy is still running around Dallas, according to his fitness app

Dallas Morning News  – ‎3 hours ago‎
The Cowboys had their fill of Hardy last year in a season filled with turmoil that left coach Jason Garrett not wanting any part of him in 2016.
Dallas Morning News

Moore: Cowboys‘ competition at RB dramatically changes after McFadden’s unexpected iPhone-broken elbow incident

Dallas Morning News  – ‎18 hours ago‎
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) hands the ball off to running back Darren McFadden (20) during organized team activities at Cowboys headquarters in Irving, Texas Wednesday May 25, 2016.
Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

Cowboys suffer another setback at DE; Mayowa to have surgery

Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
Now Benson Mayowa, a restricted free agent the Cowboys poached from the Oakland Raiders to help make up for the absences of Lawrence and Gregory, is undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Tuesday.

Dallas Cowboys minicamp

Newsday  – ‎1 hour ago‎
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant takes part in a drill during the NFL football team’s minicamp at Valley Ranch in Irving, Texas, Tuesday, June 14, 2016.

Fathers, Sons & Football: Cowboys a Family Business for Buchanan

DallasCowboys.com  – ‎3 hours ago‎
He lived another life before coming to Dallas, serving in the Air Force Academy before retiring as a Senior Master Sergeant in 1973.

Top 50: Buccaneers’ Young WR Will Be One Of Cowboys‘ Toughest Tasks

DallasCowboys.com  – ‎4 hours ago‎
Not only do the Cowboys face five playoff teams but many of the top players in football. So the writers of DallasCowboys.com have ranked the Top 50 players expected to be on the field this season, including the Cowboys.
Huffington Post

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Says He Doesn’t Plan On Voting For Donald Trump

Huffington Post  – ‎51 minutes ago‎
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) distanced himself from real estate mogul Donald Trump on Wednesday, telling reporters he probably won’t be voting for his party’s presumptive nominee in November.

Donald Trump in Atlanta: Cheers, Protests

Patch.com  – ‎1 hour ago‎
Trump brought out some of Georgia’s heaviest business and sports figures for his Atlanta appearance. Watch the entire event here.
Washington Times

Haslam still not prepared to endorse Trump following meeting

Washington Times  – ‎2 hours ago‎
Gov. Bill Haslam speaks to reporters in Nashville, Tenn., on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, about a meeting that he had helped organize the day before with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in New York.
Atlanta Journal Constitution

Bill Clinton Anticipates ‘Some Changes’ at the Family’s Foundation If Wife Elected President

ABC News  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
In his first one-on-one interview since he started campaigning as Hillary Clinton’s most powerful surrogate in January, former President Bill Clinton today said the Clinton Foundation and his role in it would change if his wife wins the presidency in
Hollywood Reporter

What Happened to the Girl Behind ‘White Girl Problems’?

Jezebel  – ‎Jun 10, 2016‎
The story goes that viral Twitter account White Girl Problems was launched in March 2010 after a boozy conversation between “brothers Tanner and David Oliver Cohen and their friend Lara Schoenhals” (although some provide conflicting accounts about …

Kathie Lee Gifford talks wine: ‘I’m a white girl

Zap2It  – ‎Jun 8, 2016‎
Ask any wine lover what got them into wine and you’ll likely get an interesting answer – and probably an interesting story to go along with it.
Tech Insider

The Fat Jewish and the creator of ‘White Girl Problems’ explain how to get more followers

Tech Insider  – ‎Jun 2, 2016‎
Two popular social media accounts have joined forces and launched a brand of wine called White GirlRosé, leveraging their millions of followers to help market it.
Daily Beast

Lawsuit: White Boys Dragged Black Girl by Rope Around Her Neck

Daily Beast  – ‎Jun 14, 2016‎
According to the lawsuit, KP’s mother chose Live Oak—a largely white private school with a pricey tuition rate—and applied for scholarship grants so that her daughter could attend an institution with a “better education” and a “wholesome learning
Magnetic Magazine (blog)

Premiere: Black Girl / White Girl – ‘Dimension’ [SAFE Music]

Magnetic Magazine (blog)  – ‎Jun 2, 2016‎
Black Girl / White Girl present their newest dancefloor weapon, ‘Dimension’, set to be released June 3rd via SAFE Music.
Slate Magazine

White Trash Outlines America’s Long, Nasty History of Politicians Exploiting Racial Tensions for Personal Gain

Slate Magazine  – ‎2 hours ago‎
Behind her stands a snarling white girl, described by Nancy Isenberg in her new book, White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America, as “the face of white trash.
Boing Boing

US Secret Service agent charged with sexting teen girl while at WhiteHouse now faces Florida child porn charges

Boing Boing  – ‎Jun 11, 2016‎
Former US Secret Service agent Lee Robert Moore was indicted in a Florida federal court Thursday on child porn and teen sex charges.
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