Lawmakers Reach A Bipartisan Agreement On Police Reform
Alana Wise | June 24, 2021
Rep. Karen Bass, D-Calif., Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., and Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speak to reporters following a May meeting about police reform legislation. The trio announced a tentative deal Thursday evening.Drew Angerer | Getty Images Updated June 24, 2021 at 8:46 PM ET Lawmakers in Washington, D.C., have reached ...
MetroFocus | June 24, 2021
Judge Peter Cahill could sentence Derek Chauvin to as little as probation, an outcome requested by his attorney, or to more than the 30-year punishment favored by prosecutors. Professor Gloria Browne-Marshall joins us tonight to discuss the sentencing.
MetroFocus: June 24, 2021
MetroFocus | June 24, 2021
Professor Gloria Browne-Marshall joins us tonight to discuss the Derek Chauvin sentencing and the impact it'll have on a justice system that was born in slavery and racial injustice. Also, Ally Hilfiger, shares a cautionary tale of how a single tick-bite she suffered as a child gave her Lyme disease, ...
Since 9/11, Military Suicides Are 4 Times Higher Than Deaths In War Operations
Joe Hernandez | June 24, 2021
Silhouette of a United States Marine praying, photographed from behind.John M. Chase | Getty Images A new report on U.S. military deaths contains a stark statistic: An estimated 7,057 service members have died during military operations since 9/11, while suicides among active duty personnel and veterans of those conflicts have ...
A New Study Suggests Dinosaurs Might Not Have Been As Cold-Blooded As We Thought
Karen Zamora, Christopher Intagliata | June 24, 2021
An illustration shows a pair of adult tyrannosaurs and their young living in the Arctic during the Cretaceous Period.James Havens | Courtesy University of Alaska Fairbanks Dinosaurs are often depicted as large beasts roaming through tropical forests or across hot deserts — and the humid jungle of Jurassic Park may ...
Britney Spears Is Under Conservatorship. Here’s How That’s Supposed To Work
Laurel Wamsley | June 24, 2021
Britney Spears arrives at a Hollywood movie premiere in 2019.Valerie Macon | AFP via Getty Images Updated June 24, 2021 at 5:36 PM ET The case of Britney Spears has turned a harsh spotlight on conservatorship, the legal arrangement under which her father controls her finances and her life. In ...
Here’s What’s Included In The Infrastructure Deal That Biden Struck With Senators
Barbara Sprunt | June 24, 2021
President Biden, joined by a group of senators, gets ready to deliver remarks Thursday at the White House after reaching a bipartisan deal on an infrastructure package.Kevin Dietsch | Getty Images After weeks of negotiations, President Biden and a bipartisan group of senators have announced a deal on infrastructure spending. ...
Cops Say Low Morale And Department Scrutiny Are Driving Them Away From The Job
Eric Westervelt | June 24, 2021
A demonstrator holds her hands up while she kneels in front of the Police at the Anaheim City Hall on June 1, 2020 in Anaheim, California. Reform pressures have many cops leaving the job.APU GOMES | AFP via Getty Images The historic calls for police accountability, reform and attempts at ...
The U.S. Will Relocate Thousands of Afghan Citizens Who Worked With U.S. Troops
Laurel Wamsley | June 24, 2021
Former interpreters for U.S. and NATO forces gather during a demonstration in downtown Kabul, Afghanistan, on April 30, on the eve of the beginning of Washington's troop withdrawal.Wakil Kohsar | AFP via Getty Images The United States will relocate thousands of Afghan citizens who worked for the American government before ...