UC Berkeley instructor calls rural Americans ‘bad people’ who deserve ‘uncomfortable’ lives

A UC Berkeley graduate student and instructor took to Twitter to shame “rural Americans” and those who aren’t “pro-city.” Jackson Kernion, who has reportedly taught at least 11 philosophy courses at the California university, made the comments last Wednesday. UC BERKELEY GRAD FEATURED IN ‘NO SAFE SPACE’ DOC DETAILS BEING SHUNNED BY CLASSMATES FOR BEING CHRISTIAN “I unironically embrace the bashing of rural Americans,” Kernion wrote in a now-deleted tweet. “They, as a group, are bad people who have made bad life decisions…and we should shame people who aren’t pro-city.” Kernion…

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Bronx teen sues teacher who allegedly beat him over $4k weed deal gone bad

A Bronx teen who says his teacher beat him senseless and threatened to have his mom raped over a $4,000 pot deal gone bad is now suing the educator and his charter school. Nazur West, 19, claims he suffered lasting psychological issues after Kevin Pope, a former teacher at The John V. Lindsay Wildcat Charter School in the Bronx, savagely beat and robbed him, according to a new lawsuit filed in Bronx civil court Sunday. West is also suing the school and the Department of Education which oversees charters, claiming…

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Footage shows burglars who broke into billionaire Don Ghermezian’s mansion

Four hooded thieves are being sought in the burglary of a billionaire mall tycoon’s city mansion, cops said Tuesday. New footage was released by the NYPD late Monday night shows the burglars walking on the street in the high-end Bronx neighborhood. The thieves broke into the multi-million-dollar Riverdale mansion on Grosvenor Avenue through a rear balcony door around 5:15 p.m. Saturday and made off with jewelry and 30 handbags valued at $140,000, police and sources said. The home is owned by Don Ghermezian, the CEO of Triple Five Group, which…

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Mulvaney says he won’t sue over impeachment probe subpoena

White House acting Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney on Tuesday reversed course in his plans to file a lawsuit challenging a subpoena for his testimony in the impeachment probe into President Trump. “After further consideration, Mr. Mulvaney does not intend to pursue litigation regarding the deposition subpoena issued to him by the US House of Representatives,” his lawyers said in a court filing. “Rather, he will rely on the direction of the President, as supported by an opinion of the Office of Legal Counsel of the US Department of Justice,…

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Wild video shows lunatic waving around pistol, vandalizing school

A gun-toting nut wandered East Flatbush pistol-whipping a passerby, vandalizing an elementary school and even pointing the gun to his own head, new video released by the NYPD shows. The disturbing series of events began just after 8 p.m. Friday near Lefferts and New York avenues in Brooklyn when the unidentified man pistol-whipped a 23-year-old man after “engaging him in conversation,” police said. Video released Monday shows the man walking down Lefferts Avenue, kicking a garbage bag into the air on the way — all the while holding a pistol…

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Pit bull puppy rescued after sicko set him on fire with blowtorch

A pit bull puppy has been saved in New Jersey after a sicko set him on fire with a blowtorch. The Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge in Oakland said adorable 3-month-old Tyler was one of two dogs believed to have been attacked — with the fate of the other one as yet unknown. “Tyler was found, injured, burned and bleeding, a week ago,” the refuge posted on Facebook on Monday. “A witness saw Tyler and another dog lit on fire, we suspect with a blowtorch.” The animal hospital gave no more details on…

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Trump slams Federal Reserve during speech before Economic Club of New York

President Trump on Tuesday painted a rosy picture of the booming US economy Tuesday but slammed the Federal Reserve in a rousing campaign-style speech to the Economic Club of New York. “Today, I am proud to stand before you as president of the us to report that we have delivered on our promises and exceeded our expectations by a very wide margin. We have ended the war on American workers, we have stopped the assault on American industry, and we have launched an economic boom the likes of which we…

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Marine deserter wanted in murder of Virginia man, police say he’s ‘armed and dangerous’

Police in Virginia are on the hunt for a former U.S. Marine that deserted his post last month and is now wanted in the killing of his mother’s boyfriend. The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office obtained an arrest warrant Monday for Michael Alexander Brown, 22, in connection with the shooting death of his mother’s boyfriend, Rodney Brown, several days earlier. BODIES FOUND IN NEW JERSEY HOUSE FIRE WERE STABBED; SUSPECT, 21, CHARGED Deputies were dispatched to a Franklin County home at around 12 p.m. Saturday over reports that the homeowner was found dead on…

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California woman claims homeless man dumped bucket of hot feces on her head

Left Behind: Homeless Crisis in Los Angeles In the summer of 2019, Fox News embarked on an ambitious project to chronicle the toll progressive policies has had on the homeless crisis in four west coast cities: Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Portland, Ore. In each city, we saw a lack of safety, sanitation, and civility. Residents, the homeless and advocates say they’ve lost faith in their elected officials’ ability to solve the issue. Most of the cities have thrown hundreds of millions of dollars at the problem only to…

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GOP talking points memo: Trump’s actions don’t warrant impeachment

Congressional Republicans conducting the impeachment inquiry said that the closed-door testimony has not established that President Trump has committed an impeachable offense. “The body of evidence to date does not support the Democrat allegation that President Trump pressured Ukraine to conduct investigations into the president’s political rivals for his political benefit in the 2020 election,” according to a GOP talking-points memo reviewed by Reuters. “The evidence gathered does not establish an impeachable offense,” it added. The 18-page memo released by the Intelligence, Oversight and Foreign Affairs committees reveals the arguments…

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