Handcuffed man dies after Minneapolis cop arresting him for forgery kneeled on his neck for several minutes while he screamed in pain. 'Please. Please, I can't breathe,' Floyd, who is shirtless, begs the two cops. 'My stomach hurts. My neck hurts. Everything hurts.'
Trump has played 2.6 times more golf than Obama in his first 2 years and 91 days and has cost the tax payer an estimated $74 million more than Obama. read more
Defense lawyers in California are reviewing criminal cases in which Tara Reade, the former Senate aide who has accused Joseph R. Biden Jr. of sexual assault, served as an expert witness on domestic violence, concerned that she misrepresented her educational credentials in court. Then known as Alexandra McCabe, Ms. Reade testified as a government witness in Monterey County courts for nearly a decade, describing herself as an expert in the dynamics of domestic violence who had counseled hundreds of victims. But lawyers who had faced off against her in court began raising questions about the legitimacy of her testimony, and the verdicts that followed, after news reports this week that Antioch University had disputed her claim of receiving a bachelor's degree from its Seattle campus. She also misrepresented her role in the Biden office,claiming she worked on legislation, when she really managed the interns.
Autopsies on 27 people with COVID-19 have found the coronavirus not only in the lungs, but also in the kidneys, liver, heart, brain and blood. By scrutinizing databases of genetic activity, researchers also found that three genes known to encourage SARS-CoV-2 infection are highly active in kidney cells. Additional analysis of six people detected virus in all examined kidney compartments, which helps to explain the kidney damage seen in some people with the illness. read more
"My headmistress firmly told my parents that mathematics was not a ladylike subject. However, my parents overruled her and I pursued my chosen path." Mathematician, counsellor and social scientist Ann Mitchell, who had a pivotal role in cracking war-time codes at Bletchley Park, has died aged 97 after testing positive for COVID-19.