Archive for August 5th, 2022

Madison County Mayor recap

on August 5, 2022, 7:51 PM / in Local News

The county moves left…. In Madison County, A.J. Massey won the county mayor race. From WBBJ-TV “I’m starting to build a plan on how we can start to unite this county,” Massey said. “We had a lot of opportunities for some things that didn’t happen because we just had different ideas of where we wanted to be, so that’s my goal, is […]

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McDonald’s worker shot over cold fries has died

McDonald’s worker shot over cold fries has died

on August 5, 2022, 7:54 AM / in State News

The Brooklyn McDonald’s worker who was shot in the neck in a spat over cold fries has died, cops announced Friday. Matthew Webb, 23, “succumbed to his injuries” after he was shot Monday outside the Bedford-Stuyvesant fast-food restaurant where he worked, the NYPD said. The attack “has been deemed a homicide,” the force said early Friday, stressing that “the investigation remains ongoing.” Michael Morgan, […]

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The Collapse of Public Trust: Feelings Trump Facts

on August 5, 2022, 6:46 AM / in Opinion

Erick-Woods Erickson They closed our schools and churches while designating abortion centers, marijuana dispensaries, and liquor stores “essential services.” They said small business owners protesting to reopen their businesses were super spreaders, and you were a super bigot if you did not protest in the streets for racial justice. They scream about the fentanyl epidemic killing our kids but won’t […]

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101 damnations: Meet the NYC shoplifter with 101 arrests — and let go almost every time

101 damnations: Meet the NYC shoplifter with 101 arrests — and let go almost every time

on August 5, 2022, 6:42 AM / in State News

The career crook whom Mayor Adams dubbed “Recidivist No. 1” as a symbol of the city’s revolving door of criminal justice has been identified as Harold Gooding, a 53-year-old serial shoplifter — who has been arrested 101 times. “How many crimes do you think he really committed? Two hundred? Three hundred? A thousand?” NYPD Chief of Crime Control Strategies Michael […]

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New San Francisco Law Allowing Non-Citizens To Vote Get Slammed Down By Judge

on August 5, 2022, 6:37 AM / in State News

Nathan “The Bull” G. As part of a ruling handed down this past Friday, a judge officially kicked out a new San Francisco city ordinance that would allow even non-citizens within the city to cast their vote for school board elections. The ordinance, which would let the non-citizen parents of children that are enrolled in public school have the power […]

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Brittney Griner sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison, but there’s more to the story

Brittney Griner sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison, but there’s more to the story

on August 5, 2022, 6:34 AM / in Religion

DR. JIM DENISON Yesterday, a Russian judge sentenced US women’s basketball star Brittney Griner to nine years in prison for bringing marijuana into Russia with criminal intent. However, this outcome was expected to clear the way for negotiations over her release, since Russian officials had said they would not consider a prisoner exchange involving Griner until her trial was concluded. Consequently, Russia […]

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August 5th in History

August 5th in History

on August 5, 2022, 6:00 AM / in History

August 5 is the 217th day of the year (218th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 148 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian feast day: Abel of Reims Addai Afra Albrecht Dürer, Matthias Grünewald, and Lucas Cranach the Elder (Episcopal Church (USA)) Cassian of Autun Dedication of the Basilica of St Mary Major […]

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