August 6, 2016

Chicago police release video of shooting of fleeing teen, Paul O’Neal, shows police handcuffing dying suspect. http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-police-shooting-video-shocking-20160805-snap-story.html

What Hillary Clinton told the FBI about her private emails may have been truthful, but it was not apparently the same as what she told the American public – that no material marked classified was emailed and that only one device and one email account were used. http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2016/08/05/clinton-tries-to-clarify-email-comments-and-adds-to-confusion.html

Malaysian pilot reportedly plotted route of missing flight MH370 on flight simulator program in his home. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/malaysia-confirms-flight-370-pilot-plotted-fatal-route/

Suburban D.C. mayor arrested in “sex-for-meth” sting on gay website. http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/City-of-Fairfax-Mayor-Arrested-for-Distributing-Meth-Police-Say-389282112.html

Muslim-Americans removed from Delta, American Airlines flights due to “feelings of discomfort” by cabin crews. http://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2016/08/04/muslim-group-announce-profiling-complaint-against-delta/88063364/

Residents of Rio’s slums allege government has been waging a war on the poor for the Olympics.  http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/08/05/protesters-rage-unsuccessfully-as-rio-s-poor-black-men-are-slaughtered.html

On 71st anniversary of Hiroshima bombing, mayor calls for a world without nuclear weapons. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-hiroshima-idUSKCN10G2IG

“Oversupply” of milk due to market forces, some dairy farmers facing bankruptcy. http://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/08/05/488708017/why-do-milk-prices-spike-and-crash-because-its-like-oil

If you have a net wealth of $10, you are richer than 25% of Americans says Credit Suisse. http://reverbpress.com/business/a-net-worth-of-10-makes-you-wealthier-than-of-americans-heres-why/

U.S. to release declassified “Dirty War” files to Argentine government. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-argentina-usa-documents-idUSKCN10F1UB

The entire saga of Donald Trump’s business failures. http://www.newsweek.com/2016/08/12/donald-trumps-business-failures-election-2016-486091.html

Private “data fusion” company reportedly has information on every American adult, and its for sale. http://www.commondreams.org/news/2016/08/05/spyings-new-frontier-private-firm-collects-data-every-american-adult

Neighbor arrested in connection with suspected arson targeting town’s only black firefighter. http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/black-firefighters-home-targeted-after-he-receives-racist-letter-n622931

Boston police union demands more rifles for cops, no body cameras, blames President Obama for “(fanning) flames of Police hatred”. http://www.rawstory.com/2016/08/boston-cops-demand-long-guns-in-angry-union-letter-but-reject-body-cameras/

Princeton professor takes over voting machine in 7 minutes. http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2016/08/2016-elections-russia-hack-how-to-hack-an-election-in-seven-minutes-214144

Texas law reportedly allows withholding of details of contracts with private companies doing business with state and local governments. http://www.rawstory.com/2016/08/the-texas-supreme-court-has-carved-out-a-monstrous-loophole-for-government-secrets/

National gymnastics organization accused of failing to report sexual abuse allegations. http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/08/06/gymnastics-hidden-abuse-crisis.html

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August 6, 2016

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