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  • Violent LA crime wave, Jacqueline Avant killing result of liberal justice reforms: critics

    12/05/2021 1:26:25 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 24 replies
    Nypost ^ | 12/04/2021 | By Isabel Vincent, Michael Kaplan and Dana Kennedy
    A day after a career criminal was arrested in the fatal shooting of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant at the lavish Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband Clarence, a 90-year-old music producer inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this year, her family issued a statement that read in part, “Now, let justice be served.” But in Los Angeles, where left-wing lawmakers and activists have pushed a litany of progressive reforms that help violent criminals spend less-time behind bars, justice is not only fleeting — it’s twisted, critics say.
  • Eating disorder posts still thrive on Instagram despite claims of a crackdown

    12/05/2021 2:09:37 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 1 replies
    Nypost ^ | 12/05/2021 | Theo Wayt
    Instagram is still plagued with disturbing eating disorder images that appear to violate the photo app’s rules — months after parent company Meta claimed it was cracking down. Despite a rash of bad press and Congressional scrutiny around the app’s toxic effects on teens, recent searches on Instagram have revealed accounts with names like “theprettiestareskinniest” and “be_skinnyb—ch” that feature images of emaciated bodies and which appear to encourage eating disorders, an investigation by The Post reveals.
  • University of New Hampshire student found dead in woods after fight at frat party

    12/05/2021 7:08:39 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 14 replies
    Nypost ^ | 12/05/2021 | Kenneth Garger
    A 22-year-old University of New Hampshire student was found dead Sunday afternoon in a marshy area near the campus after he was reported missing a day earlier, authorities said. Vincenzo Lirosi disappeared after a night of drinking, police said, and he was last seen early Saturday morning shortly after leaving a fraternity party where he reportedly got into a fight, a pal of his, Jordan Blanchard, told WMUR-TV. “It’s pretty uncharacteristic of him,” Blanchard told the news station. “This is his first fight ever.”
  • Detroit artist identified as person whose studio accused Michigan shooter’s parents fled to after manslaughter charges

    12/05/2021 6:23:31 PM PST · by blueplum · 13 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | 05 December 2021 | THERESA BRAINE
    The man who gave reportedly gave the parents of accused Oxford High School shooter Ethan Crumbley a place to stay as they were being hunted by police is a Detroit artist. Artist Andrzej Sikora said through a lawyer on Sunday that he had given shelter to the parents of accused Oxford High School shooter Ethan Crumbley but did not know they had spent the night, and that he’s cooperating with police.... ...The couple said they did not intend to flee but had left their home for safety reasons and planned to return for their arraignment. Authorities, meanwhile, launched a manhunt,...
  • Video shows woman ambush cop outside Bronx precinct house: police

    12/05/2021 2:44:38 PM PST · by simpson96 · 10 replies
    NY Post ^ | 12/5/2021 | Tina Moore
    Video obtained by The Post shows the moment a woman suddenly attacked an NYPD officer in front of a Bronx precinct station house and how the cop then wrestled her to the ground, police said Sunday. The footage shows suspect Penelope Hernandez, 29, of Decatur Avenue casually walking up the stairs in front of the 52nd Precinct station house before punching the officer in the face around 10:30 p.m. Nov. 30, according to police. The officer then struggled with the woman down the short flight of stairs, and the two wrestled on the ground till two men, one of them...
  • Bank of America execs warn junior staffers to 'dress down' as NYC crime surges

    12/04/2021 8:16:17 AM PST · by rktman · 52 replies ^ | 12/2/2021 | lydia moynihan
    Amid a surge in some New York City violent crime, Wall Street bigwigs continue to encourage younger staffers to come into the office — but to do so with caution. At Bank of America, senior executives have quietly encouraged younger employees to “dress down” to attract less attention as they make their way to B of A’s tower at 1 Bryant Park. These execs have told their staffers that dressing up, or wearing anything with a Bank of America logo, could make them a target. One bank employee told On The Money he is on high alert after he spotted...
  • Chris Cuomo could be back on CNN ‘in January’: Brian Stelter

    12/01/2021 1:29:05 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 31 replies
    NY Post ^ | 12/01/2021 | Bruce Golding
    Chris Cuomo could return to CNN as early as next month following his suspension for secretly helping his brother, former Gov. Andrew Cuomo, try to counter the sexual harassment scandal that made him quit, the network’s chief media correspondent predicted. During an appearance on CNN’s “New Day” program Wednesday, Brian Stelter said it was a “complicated situation” because despite widespread outrage, “a lot of viewers … love Chris Cuomo and they want to see him back on the air.” “I think the bottom line is, [Chris] Cuomo is on the bench for now,” he said.
  • LeBron James convinced ‘something REAL fishy’ going on amid COVID absence

    12/01/2021 6:33:51 PM PST · by conservative98 · 34 replies
    NY Post ^ | December 1, 2021 5:18pm | Ryan Glasspiegel
    LeBron James, who is in the NBA’s health and safety protocols, thinks something fishy is going on. While it has not been confirmed that James tested positive for COVID-19, reported that the Lakers star is expected to miss several games. James has thus far declined to elaborate on what exactly he thinks is fishy, but he used just about every fish emoji available to man in a Wednesday tweet to illustrate his point. The Lakers played without James on Tuesday night and rallied to beat the Kings, 117-92. “He said he’s good,” Anthony Davis said after the game in...
  • Michigan school shooting suspect allegedly posted pics of gun before massacre

    12/01/2021 6:41:29 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 29 replies
    NY Post ^ | 12/01/2021 | Yaron Steinbuch
    The Michigan school shooting suspect allegedly posted a picture of the semi-automatic handgun used in the massacre on social media before he opened fire on classmates and teachers at Oxford High School, according to the local sheriff. “It’s my understanding, again, that this was a recent weapon purchase,” Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard said Tuesday night about the 9mm Sig Sauer SP 2022 pistol the suspect’s father bought on Black Friday. “He had been shooting with it and posted pictures of a target and the weapon. That’s all part of what’s being looked at. We’re going to do a deep...
  • Trump slams Meadows’ claim he tested positive for COVID before first Biden debate

    12/01/2021 9:16:57 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 40 replies
    NY Post ^ | 12/01/2021 | Callie Patteson
    Former President Donald Trump has denied claims by his last White House chief of staff, Mark Meadows, that Trump tested positive for COVID-19 shortly before his first debate with Joe Biden last year. “The story of me having COVID prior to, or during, the first debate is Fake News,” Trump said Wednesday in a statement released by his Save America PAC. “In fact, a test revealed that I did not have COVID prior to the debate.” Meadows makes the claim in his forthcoming book “The Chief’s Chief,” which recounts his time in the Trump administration and is due out next...
  • Miss USA Elle Smith wins ‘wokest’ pageant ever opposite first trans contestant

    11/30/2021 12:46:36 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 43 replies
    New York Post ^ | Nov. 30, 2021 | By Andrew Court
    Miss USA has been running since 1952 and has traditionally been a celebration of thin, mostly white, able-bodied women — but this year’s pageant was noted for the diversity of its contestants. Organizers of the proudly progressive contest have been actively pushing to make it more inclusive, according to NBC. The event was dubbed “Pageantry Reimagined,” and featured just nine blonde contestants.
  • Several people wounded in shooting at Michigan high school

    11/30/2021 11:31:23 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 16 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11/30/2021 | Emily Crane
    Several people have been wounded and a suspected gunman is in custody following a shooting at a Michigan high school on Tuesday. Authorities responded to reports of an active shooting at Oxford High School at 12:55 p.m., according to local media reports. The shooter was detained at the scene in Oxford, about 30 miles north of Detroit, the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office said. Between four and six people were injured in the shooting. It is unclear if the victims were shot or suffered other injuries in the ordeal.
  • Trump claims would-be running mates ‘begging’ for spot on 2024 ticket

    11/30/2021 7:30:18 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 75 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11/30/2021 | Callie Patteson
    While former President Donald Trump has yet to formally announce a 2024 White House bid, he’s already stoking speculation about potential running mates — all of whom, he claims, are “begging” to be on the ticket, according to a new report. Politico, citing interviews with a dozen Trump advisers and associates, reported that the 45th president will largely choose his campaign sidekick based on two factors: unconditional loyalty, and support for Trump’s claim that the 2020 election was stolen by the Democrats. “They’ll have to denounce what happened in 2020,” former Trump campaign staffer Michael Caputo told the outlet. “If...
  • Rep. Debbie Dingell says her office was broken into, vandalized

    11/30/2021 5:50:07 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 37 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11/30/2021 | Mark Lungariello
    Vandals broke into Rep. Debbie Dingell’s Michigan office, and trashed some items belonging to her deceased husband, the congresswoman said on Monday. Dingell, a Democrat who made headlines for a shouting match with Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene on the steps of the Capitol in September, told The Detroit Free Press that a plate glass window and objects on the walls in the Dearborn office were smashed. The office had previously been used by her husband John Dingell, who preceded her in Congress, the newspaper stated. “I’m deeply concerned about the break-in & vandalization of my Dearborn office today,” she...
  • Welfare is delaying workers’ return — and Build Back Better would make it worse

    11/30/2021 6:17:31 AM PST · by karpov · 6 replies
    New York Post ^ | November 29, 2021 | Jonathan Ingram and Hayden Dublois
    Where are the workers? On welfare, which now pays more than work for millions of Americans. A new study by the Foundation for Government Accountability shows that amid the pandemic, available welfare benefits have become so generous that it makes financial sense for many of the unemployed to stay home rather than work. President Joe Biden and Democrats are trying to extend this backward system in the Build Back Better Act. If they do, a generation of families will suffer on the economy’s sidelines. Employers are desperate to fill a near-record high 10.4 million open jobs, and as a result,...
  • Ghislaine Maxwell’s lawyer reveals defense strategy: The Bible, ‘manipulated’ victims and a ‘scapegoat’

    11/29/2021 7:30:38 PM PST · by bitt · 20 replies
    nyPOST ^ | 11/29/2021 | By Ben Feuerherd and Tamar Lapin
    Ghislaine Maxwell’s defense attorneys on Monday portrayed her as a scapegoat being accused because of “the bad behavior of men,” — one in particular — since prosecutors never had a chance to put late pedophile Jeffrey Epstein on trial. Her lawyer, Bobbi Sternheim, invoked the Bible at the start of her opening statement, arguing that women have been condemned for crimes committed by men since the beginning of time. “Ever since Eve was accused of tempting Adam with the apple,” said Sternheim. “Women have been blamed for the bad behavior of men.” “Ghislaine is on trial here and you heard...
  • Marilyn Manson’s house searched by Los Angeles police: report

    11/29/2021 8:45:54 PM PST · by dynachrome · 20 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11-29-21 | Mark Lungariello
    Authorities searched Marilyn Manson’s West Hollywood home Monday as part of a probe into sexual assault claims, a report said. Manson was not at the home when investigators with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department entered to execute the warrant, according to TMZ, which cited law enforcement sources. Authorities removed “media storage units” from Manson’s home, the report said. A spokeswoman for the sheriff’s office said she was aware of the report, but couldn’t confirm the search or offer any details on Monday night. The “Dope Show” singer, whose real name is Brian Warner, has been hit with assault and...
  • Bill Cosby prosecutors ask US Supreme Court to review case

    11/29/2021 1:51:56 PM PST · by conservative98 · 31 replies
    NY Post ^ | November 29, 2021 4:13pm
    Prosecutors asked the US Supreme Court to review the ruling that overturned Bill Cosby’s conviction, arguing in a petition Monday that a decision announced in a press release does not give a defendant lifetime immunity. Prosecutors said the ruling could set a dangerous precedent if convictions are overturned over dubious closed-door deals. They have also complained that the chief judge of the state’s high court appeared to misstate key facts of the case when he discussed the court ruling that overturned Cosby’s conviction in a television interview. “This decision as it stands will have far-reaching negative consequences beyond Montgomery County...
  • Grandma and her 4 grandchildren found shot to death inside LA home

    11/29/2021 11:19:49 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 59 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11/29/2021 | Jorge Fitz-Gibbon
    A Los Angeles County woman and her four young grandchildren — including an infant — were found shot to death inside their home Sunday night. The children’s mother made the grisly discovery in the city of Lancaster shortly after 10:30 p.m., with the kids’ father later turning himself in to police, Fox affiliate KTTV reported Monday. Germarcus David, 29, is being held on $2 million bail after being hit with multiple homicide charges by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the outlet reported. Deputies answering a “rescue responding” call at the home found the grandmother suffering from gunshot wounds to...
  • Canada’s indigenous health expert Carrie Bourassa loses job when ancestry claims prove false

    11/27/2021 5:22:38 PM PST · by mcenedo · 53 replies
    NY Post ^ | 11/27/21 | Mary Kay Linde
    She’s Sitting Bulls-t.A Canadian medical researcher who rose to become the nation’s top voice on indigenous health has been ousted from her government job and her university professorship — after suspicious colleagues investigated her increasingly fanciful claims of Native American heritage and learned she was a fraud.