October 2, 2016

Sacramento police officers tried to run over mentally ill suspect before shooting him 14 times – video. http://www.businessinsider.com/video-shows-sacramento-police-tried-to-run-over-a-mentally-ill-man-before-fatally-shooting-him-2016-10

Earthquake advisory issued for southern California due to tremors. http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2016/10/01/salton-sea-quake-swarm-prompts-advisory-san-andreas/

Obamacare premiums in Minnesota likely to increase by 50% to 67% for 2017. http://www.brainerddispatch.com/news/4127350-individual-health-insurance-premiums-soar

Chicago police allegedly buying surveillance equipment from asset forfeiture slush fund not subject to city oversight.  http://fusion.net/story/353083/chicago-cops-slush-fund-stingrays/

Aleppo’s M10 hospital reportedly bombed for third time by Syrian government forces. http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-37528260

Rudy Giuliani apparently said something so bad about Mexican immigrants during a speech to a finance group that no one will repeat it. “Rudy talked about immigration and made a really, really inappropriate comment about the quote-unquote Mexicans in the kitchen at the Waldorf,” the attendee said. “It was bad. You could hear a pin drop.” http://talkingpointsmemo.com/edblog/in-the-bubble–2

British man relates his experience making fake news stories and al Qaeda videos for the U.S. military. http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/10/01/pentagon-paid-for-fake-al-qaeda-videos.html

Long article discussing Clinton’s difficulty wooing Sanders supporters mentions those who say they will vote for Trump but does not mention the Green Party. http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/10/02/despite-donald-trump-many-bernie-sanders-supporters-won-t-forgive-hillary-clinton.html

Elementary school student sent home for kneeling during pledge of allegiance. http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/28/health/student-knee-pledge-trnd/index.html

Republican legislators allegedly blocking investigation of Trump’s ties to Russian government and firms. http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/09/30/gop-blocks-probes-into-trump-russia-ties.html

Major news organizations line up to oppose bill to allow 9/11 victims to sue Saudi government, because, as the Washington Post points out, our own government’s “…global use of intelligence agents, special operations forces and drones… could be construed as state-sponsored “terrorism” when convenient.” Not to mention lawsuits filed by millions of Iraqi citizens who suffered losses as a result of our “shock and awe” invasion and occupation of their country. http://fair.org/home/big-papers-want-foreign-companies-not-war-crime-victims-to-sue-us/

 

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October 2, 2016

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