Chicago Cop Charged Over Shooting Into Car in ’13   Без рубрики

A Chicago police officer has been indicted on federal civil rights charges after dashcam video captured him firing in to a car packed with teenagers, wounding two, as it backed away from him. Marco Proano, 41, was charged with two counts of deprivation of rights under color of law, according to U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois Zach Fardon. Mark
Edward Albee, Trenchant Playwright for a Desperate Era, Dies at 88   Без рубрики

Mr. Albee, the Pulitzer-winning playwright of “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” and “Three Tall Women,” among others, charted the gap between self-delusion and truth in contemporary life.
Parents Concerned After Killing of San Diego Teen in Tijuana   Без рубрики

Parents in San Ysidro told NBC 7 that they are taking extra precautions for their children after a San Diego teen was found dead in Tijuana—shot seven times in the head. Desteny Memory Hernandez, 18, was found dead last week, according to the Baja California Attorney General’s office. The Imperial Beach teenager had gone partying with her friends at a nightclub
Lakers Introduce Chinese Star Yi Jianlian   Без рубрики

On Friday, a hive of reporters gathered outside the gates of the Toyota Center before the perverbial green light allowed the swarm to move inside the building. Chinese basketball star Yi Jianlian attracted a fresh crop of international reporters to the LA Lakers, as the purple and gold began a new era of marketing to the rapidly expanding Chinese basketball audience.
It’s often impossible for transgender people to find a job. This program can help.   Other

Landing a job can be tough under any circumstances. But discrimination can make the job hunt for transgender people even more difficult. Michaela Mendelsohn hopes to remedy that. Mendelsohn, a successful franchisee of six El Pollo Loco restaurants and a transgender woman herself, has employed trans people at her restaurants for years.
Someone put Harambe in Street Fighter so you can keep your genitals in your pants   Без рубрики

If #DicksOutForHarambe isn’t your thing, maybe you’d prefer to pay tribute to the fallen gorilla with some fisticuffs and magic. Harambe vs Capcom is a real video game that features everyone’s favorite gorilla, insane special moves and a touch of storyline to round off the rough edges. Harambe, if you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past several months,
Oceanside Mom Sentenced to 21 Years in Tot’s Death   Без рубрики

An Oceanside mom who pleaded guilty to drowning her toddler son has been sentenced to at least 21 years in prison. Veronica Rivas admitted to second-degree murder in the death of 22-month-old Elijah. She faces a punishment of 21 years to life in prison as part of the sentenced handed down on Friday morning. Officers were called to Rivas’ condo on Woodpark Way
Jared Goff Named Backup QB for LA Rams   Без рубрики

One week after he stood on the sidelines in street clothes, Jared Goff will be in uniform for the Los Angeles Rams home opener on Sunday at the LA Memorial Coliseum. Head Coach Jeff Fisher made the announcement after practice on Friday when he simply held up two fingers to tell reporters that Goff would be the backup quarterback behind Case Keenum when the team plays
Fandango announces Facebook and text message purchase options, Snapchat in the works   Без рубрики

Fandango, one of the biggest movie ticket distributors in the country, teamed up with Facebook to make your next ticket purchase even easier. Announced today, the partnership allows users to buy tickets directly through a movie’s official Facebook page, a move Fandango president Paul Yanover hopes will attract more millennials. The move makes a lot of sense. Most