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Wednesday, July 01, 2020

Two people were arrested Tuesday night in connection with the shooting of a motorist during a protest near the Provo Police Department the night before. The victim, a 60-year-old Provo resident, remained hospitalized Tuesday but was "stable," according to police. The man was not part of the protest or counterprotest that had been going on, but was just driving in the area, said Provo Police Sgt. Nisha King. read more


Monday, June 29, 2020

Newly published antibody test results from half a dozen parts of the country confirm that COVID-19 infections in the United States far outnumber confirmed cases. The ratio of estimated infections to known cases in these studies, which the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported on Friday, range from 6 to 1 in Connecticut as of early May to 24 to 1 in Missouri as of late April. read more


Tuesday, June 23, 2020

The late-night talk show host has been under fire recently after an old interview involving him and Megan Fox resurfaced. Kimmel was criticized for laughing off the story and dismissing the sexualization of a teen girl. Jimmy Kimmel was targeted once again after he was accused of imitating Black people in various comedy scenes of conversations. However, it was his song on KROQ radio station's Christmas album from 1996 that called for Kimmel to be canceled. There is also a controversy regarding Jimmy Kimmel using Blackface on The Man Show which ran for five years from 1999 to 2004. Check out the audio from his rap song below. read more


Wednesday, June 17, 2020

President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order on police reform in the wake of protests surrounding the death of George Floyd, the unarmed man killed by former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. The order has three components: using financial incentives to encourage that officers are trained and credentialed in the proper use of force, compiling a national database of police officers with multiple misconduct claims, and forming co-responder programs between police departments, social workers, and medical professionals to better address issues like addiction and homelessness. It would also ban chokeholds unless the officer's life is at risk. read more


Thursday, June 11, 2020

Still struggling with rising coronavirus cases, India, Mexico, Russia, Iran and Pakistan have decided they must end lockdowns and restart their economies. read more


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