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Garland announces sweeping police probe after Floyd verdict

47 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

By MICHAEL BALSAMO and AMY FORLITI WASHINGTON - The Justice Department is opening a sweeping investigation into policing practices in Minneapolis after a former officer was...
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Ohio Republicans Want To Rename Mosquito Lake State Park After Donald Trump

Ohio Republicans Want To Rename Mosquito Lake State Park After Donald Trump

2 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post   |   2 articles

It's the latest attempt by Ohio Republicans to honor the former president. The state would need $300,000 to change the signs in the park.
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Vallejo woman flees Lyft out window after driver with meth pipe locks doors, lawsuit claims

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A Vallejo woman claims in a new lawsuit that her Lyft driver pulled into a dark lane, stopped the car and locked the doors, forcing her to flee out the vehicle's window. Gsa...
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AP source: Garland to announce Minneapolis police probe

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

By MICHAEL BALSAMO and AMY FORLITI WASHINGTON - Attorney General Merrick Garland is expected to announce that the Justice Department is opening a sweeping investigation into...
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Weather Service: Potential for ‘severe weather' this afternoon in Massachusetts

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The birds are chirping now but that's all going to change dramatically later today. The National Weather Service posted the potential for “severe weather” moving in this...
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Man killed by Worcester police responding to bomb threat

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A man was killed by police in Worcester when he advanced on officers responding to a bomb threat, according to reports. “There was a lengthy attempt to de-escalate the...
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U.S. considers more weapons shipments to Ukraine amid Russian buildup

U.S. considers more weapons shipments to Ukraine amid Russian buildup

7 hours ago   |   Politico

The White House is weighing requests from Kyiv to send additional weaponry to Ukraine as it faces the biggest military buildup of Russian forces on its border in nearly a...
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Mark McCloskey, gun-toting St. Louis lawyer, considering Senate bid

Mark McCloskey, gun-toting St. Louis lawyer, considering Senate bid

15 hours ago   |   Politico

Mark McCloskey - the gun-toting St. Louis attorney who drew headlines last year for brandishing an assault rifle at Black Lives Matter protesters - says he's looking at running...
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George Floyd's family can ‘breathe again' after Derek Chauvin conviction

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

George Floyd's family is “able to breathe again” after former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of his murder on Tuesday, but loved ones, activists and...
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Charlie Baker, Beacon Hill leaders don white and maroon in honor of UMass hockey's NCAA championship win

17 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Gov. Charlie Baker, Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito and House Speaker Ronald Mariano traded in their formal wear for white-and-maroon team jerseys to honor the UMass men's hockey team's...
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Justice Department Announces Sweeping Minneapolis Police Probe

Justice Department Announces Sweeping Minneapolis Police Probe

Attorney General Merrick Garland announced the investigation in the wake of the guilty verdict in George Floyd's death. Read more ...

Bernie Sanders wants a new $2.4 billion Wall-Street tax to pay for free...

Bernie Sanders wants a new $2.4 billion Wall-Street tax to pay for free college education in the US

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Pramila Jayapal on Wednesday introduced legislation that would tax Wall Street to pay for free college education for... Read more ...

South Korean president: Trump 'beat around the bush' on North Korea diplomacy

South Korean president: Trump 'beat around the bush' on North Korea diplomacy

South Korean President Moon Jae-in criticized former President Donald Trump's diplomacy toward North Korea and failure to secure denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula during... Read more ...

George W. Bush Lends His Voice To Immigrants In 'Out Of Many, One'

George W. Bush Lends His Voice To Immigrants In 'Out Of Many, One'

The former president's book features portraits of 43 immigrants - athletes, public servants, business leaders, educators: "I am attempting to join others in saying the system's... Read more ...

President Joe Biden Calls Chauvin Guilty Verdict 'A Step Forward'

President Joe Biden Calls Chauvin Guilty Verdict 'A Step Forward'

The former police officer was convicted of three charges in the killing of George Floyd last year in Minneapolis. Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi: 'Thank You, George Floyd, For Sacrificing Your Life'

Nancy Pelosi: 'Thank You, George Floyd, For Sacrificing Your Life'

The speaker of the House of Representatives made the widely criticized comment soon after a jury convicted former police officer Derek Chauvin of murdering Floyd. Read more ...

Biden responds to Derek Chauvin's conviction in the murder of George Floyd

Biden responds to Derek Chauvin's conviction in the murder of George Floyd

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden addressed the nation on Tuesday night after a jury found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty in the murder of... Read more ...

Police union welcomes verdict, says 'justice has worked' after Derek Chauvin...

Police union welcomes verdict, says 'justice has worked' after Derek Chauvin found guilty of murder

Summary List Placement That former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin is now a was convicted of murder, among other charges , serves as proof that the "system of justice has... Read more ...

Biden Is Praying For 'The Right Verdict' In Derek Chauvin Trial

Biden Is Praying For 'The Right Verdict' In Derek Chauvin Trial

The president said the evidence was "overwhelming." The trial's aftermath will be a test for his administration. Read more ...

Chuck Schumer Vows Action To End Federal Prohibition On Marijuana

Chuck Schumer Vows Action To End Federal Prohibition On Marijuana

The Senate majority leader marked the "very unofficial American holiday" of 4/20 with a pledge to vote on legislation legalizing marijuana. Read more ...