July 19, 2016

Baton Rouge police chief says attack by Gavin Long justifies decades-long police militarization trend. http://edition.cnn.com/2016/07/18/us/baton-rouge-police-shooting/

Fourth Baltimore police officer escapes conviction in Freddie Gray homicide. http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/freddie-gray/bs-md-ci-rice-verdict-20160718-story.html

British parliament approves massive spending on nuclear sub program, Defense Secretary says Britain has to show the world that the country still matters. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/british-parliament-set-to-renew-nuclear-weapons-program-for-three-more-decades/2016/07/18/5892583e-4c5e-11e6-bf27-405106836f96_story.html

Florida deputy charged with murder in road rage incident. http://www.wtsp.com/news/local/florida/off-duty-florida-deputy-formally-charged-with-murder/276254771

Anti-Trump Republicans walk out of convention after failing to win roll call vote on convention rules. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-nevertrump-idUSKCN0ZY2GO

Tight market for low-wage workers leading to wage, benefit increases for some employees. http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/07/why-american-companies-suddenly-love-workers/491717/

Study finds that among millennials without college degrees, 74 percent of mothers, 70 percent of the fathers had at least one child outside of marriage. http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/07/why-are-so-many-millennials-having-children-out-of-wedlock/491753/

NASA denies killing video feed of UFO entering earth atmosphere. http://www.technobuffalo.com/2016/07/17/video-nasa-cuts-feed-as-ufo-enters-earths-atmosphere/

Federal judge throws out former Los Angeles sheriff’s plea deal in jail abuse cover-up case. http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-baca-sentencing-20160718-snap-story.html

FBI clears LaVoy Finicum in connection with Arizona BLM cabin bombing plot. http://www.opb.org/news/series/burns-oregon-standoff-bundy-militia-news-updates/lavoy-finicum-fbi-bombing-involvement-record-corrected/

38 charged with murder in garment factory collapse in Bangladesh that killed more than 1,100 workers. http://www.commondreams.org/news/2016/07/18/three-years-after-global-garment-industrys-worst-disaster-38-indicted-murder

Coordinated porn attacks take down Bernie Sanders Facebook pages.  http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/277657-hillary-supporters-take-down-bernie-fb-pages-in-coordinated

July 19, 2016

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