Thousands gathered on Wednesday to protest police brutality in the wake of a U.S. grand jury decision not to charge the white Missouri police officer who shot and killed the black teen. WHERE: University Avenue, near the U.S. consulate WHEN: Tuesday, November 25 WHAT: A rally against police brutality spurred by the recent U.S. Show More Summary
Like many others around the NBA, LeBron James reacted strongly and emotionally to the grand jury’s decision Monday not to indict white police officer Darren Wilson, in the shooting death […] The post LeBron James on Ferguson: ‘Violence is Not the Answer and Retaliation is Not the Solution’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
When a grand jury failed to indict Darren Wilson, a white police officer who shot and killed the unarmed black teen Michael Brown three months ago in Ferguson, MO, it […] The post Kobe Bryant on Ferguson: ‘It’s Going to Keep on Happening’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Categories: Learning / Research Tags: General News Pierre Mitchell’s (chief research officer, Spend Matters) 50 Shades of Pay series continues with this new, free research download: Working Capital Optimization Using Spend Analysis and Payment Clocks. Show More Summary
As groups around the country continue to protest a grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, Wilson maintains that it was "survival instinct" that caused him toShow More Summary
Yesterday, more than 170 demonstrations took place across the country to protest a St. Louis County grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown. Protestors blocked roadways and interstates from New York City to Los Angeles.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Ohio Alternative Energy Job Survey Analysis February 2013 (Prepared for Development Services Agency Office of Energy; Prepared by ICF International) [Editor’s note: This study, reportedly suppressed during the 2013 debate over freezing...Show More Summary
JJ Watt buys lunch for members of the Houston Fire and Police Departments? Writes lovely, heartfelt letter thanking them for all their hard work and sacrifice? Of course he does. We were made aware of this yesterday when a Houston firefighter tweeted out a photo of said pizza and a copy of the letter. Watt doesn’t mention Thanksgiving, […]
Michael Brown's parents—Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown, Sr.—were on the Today show this morning, where they responded to Ferguson, Mo. police officer Darren Wilson's public comments following a grand jury's decision not to indict him for the killing of their son. Read more...
Americans marched to support justice for Michael Brown and proclaim "Black Lives Matter" from coast to coast yesterday. The nationwide protests occurring in approximately 37 states came in response to Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch...Show More Summary
The Brown family released a statement following the St. Louis County grand jury decision on their son’s death. The Brown family said they were “profoundly disappointed” that Officer Darren Wilson walked. The family then went out on the street and … Continue reading ?
By Hazel Bradford, Pension and Investments The Department of Labor will propose a new fiduciary rule in January 2015, said an updated regulatory agenda issued by the Office of Management and Budget.
Statistician Emma Pierson visualizes the way conservatives and liberals interacted—or didn't—in the aftermath of the Ferguson decision. The Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of unarmed...Show More Summary
This is a guest post from Meredith Heller (The Saucy Scholar) The term “riots” is racist. Yes, this is about Ferguson. Last night, our fair-and-just judicial system decided that a White police officer shooting an unarmed Black teen in a town smothered in racism does not warrant a trial. In a community where the major […]
A piece of 11 Times Square is up for grabs. SJP Properties and its investors, the developers of the trophy office building, are selling a 49% stake in the 40-story glass tower, according to the New... To view the full story, click the title link.
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Tastes and style preferences may vary from person to person, but it would be hard to remain friends with anyone who doesn't think this Millennium Falcon rug is the perfect accent piece for any room—be it an office, a den, a living room, or a secret cargo hold no one knows about. Read more...
With its mixture of raunch, stunt casting, and financial-crisis topicality, 2011’s Horrible Bosses was a pleasantly Zeitgeisty comedy about a trio of amiably bland dimwits haplessly trying to kill their bosses. It was no Office Space, but it had a nice, getting-back-at-the-man kick; big, bold onscreen letters regularly described how... More »
A federal lawsuit filed by a Minnesota man alleges that Arena police violated his civil rights by charging him for calling officers racists on Facebook. In 2012, Thomas G. Smith had seen an Arena Police Department Facebook post thanking community members for helping to detain two black children....
Skanska and Utopia Arkitekter designed the six-story-tall Juvelen with an exciting, triangular patterned facade and fragmented windows. The geometric pattern is continued on the public piazza, which will be easily accessible by public transit and offer numerous