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Col. Cops Laughed After break73 yr old Woman's shoulder With Dementia

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The officers fractured Karen Garner’s arm and dislocated her shoulder, according to federal lawsuit
Video of the Loveland Police Department booking area the day of the incident shows the officers who made the arrest, Austin Hopp and Daria Jalali, re-watching body camera footage and laughing about it while Garner sat handcuffed to a bench in a nearby cell for 6 hours in pain, crying to go home, and no medical treatment.

arrest, her family said.

“Ready for the pop?” an officer identified by Garner’s lawyer as Hopp said to other officers while re-watching the footage together.

“What popped?” another officer asked.

“I think it was her shoulder,” Hopp responded.

In the video from the booking area, Hopp also can be heard saying, “I can’t believe I threw a 73-year-old on the ground.” After watching the footage of the arrest for several minutes, Jalali starts repeating “I hate this,” to which Hopp responds, “This is great” and “I love this.”
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Four die as Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan armies clash on disputed border

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Dozens injured in latest conflict as latest ceasefire between the two ex-Soviet country collapses

A Kyrgyzstan military vehicle taking part in drill in the south of the country on 1 April.
Both nations have claimed the area around the water reservoir, a dispute dating back decades to when they were both part of the Soviet Union. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
AP in Moscow

Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan traded blame on Thursday for cross-border shelling and clashes that left at least four people dead and dozens injured in a conflict over water, the latest outburst of tensions between the two ex-Soviet central Asian neighbours.

Troops from the two countries exchanged gunfire for most of the day around a water supply facility near the village of Kok-Tash in western Kyrgyzstan on the border with Tajikistan. More than 800 Kyrgyz residents were evacuated from several villages engulfed by the clashes.

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Officials from the two countries declared a ceasefire late on Thursday and agreed to pull back troops from the area. But a Kyrgyz police spokesperson in Batken, Damira Yusupova, said heavy firing broke out again before dawn on Friday, according to the Interfax news agency.

Kyrgyzstan’s health ministry said one person died and 45 others were injured in the clashes, according to the Tass news agency.

In Tajikistan, the mayor’s office in the nearby city of Isfara said three Tajiks were killed and 31 were injured, including the mayor who received a gunshot wound, the RIA-Novosti news agency reported.

Kyrgyzstan’s border guard service said Tajik troops shelled several Kyrgyz border checkpoints, setting one ablaze. In retaliation, Kyrgyz troops seized a Tajik checkpoint, it said. Kyrgyz media released video showing Kyrgyz men taking cover as automatic gunfire rang out.
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Canadian cell of the Proud Boys terrorist organization has been ‘dissolved’

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Some good news for a change.

TORONTO — Nearly three months after Canada declared the Proud Boys a terrorist entity, the Canadian chapter of the militant far-right group claims it has “officially dissolved.” But analysts warned that the organization could still rebrand, and its radicalized members could find new homes.

Members of the Proud Boys, founded in the United States by a Canadian, joined the violent mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol in January.

In a statement posted on social media on Sunday, the group said “there is officially no longer any Proud Boys in Canada.” It cited the financial difficulties of mounting a legal challenge to overturn the government’s terrorist entity designation.

The designation in February did not make it illegal to belong to the group, but it did carry financial and legal consequences. Authorities can add members to the no-fly list. Banks can freeze their assets and police can seize their property. It’s a crime to knowingly provide assistance to the group, including by purchasing merchandise.

“The truth is we were never terrorists or a white supremacy group,” the Canadian chapter said in its statement, posted to the main Proud Boys channel on the Telegram messaging app. “As a fraternity of men we had thought of pursuing the case legally but we have no financial support, given we are not funded by the rich.”

Jessica Davis, a former analyst at the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, said being on the same list as al-Qaeda and the Islamic State might have served as a “wake-up call” for some members, but that doesn’t mean all have disavowed their views.
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Trump attorney, other allies launch voter fraud organization

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Former President Donald Trump has been fixated on election fraud since leaving the White House, and now a group of prominent allies are launching a new initiative focused on it.

The American Greatness Fund, a nonprofit advocacy group aligned with the ex-president, is set to unveil the formation of the Election Integrity Alliance on Wednesday, which it says will be “focused on ending election fraud and strengthening election safeguards by providing information, resources, endorsements of allies’ efforts, and solutions to secure free and fair elections.”

Ballot fraud has become an animating issue for Trump supporters, since the former president has baselessly claimed the 2020 election was tainted by it. Several of the alliance’s board members, including former Trump attorney Jenna Ellis, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, and former New York Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik became prominent voices in the former president’s failed effort to fight the election outcome.

“The Election Integrity Alliance’s National Board is comprised of individuals who have fought for election integrity at great personal risk and who are champions for free and fair elections,” the organization said in a statement.

People familiar with the project say it is intended to be a centralized hub for providing information on issues related to ballot fraud and election security. It is also aimed at coordinating with other organizations that are focused on election integrity.
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Maricopa County election audit continues after Democrats balk at $1 million requirement to pause

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PHOENIX — A major political dispute over the results of last year's presidential election in Maricopa County is developing, but, for now, the audit sponsored by the Arizona State Senate Republicans will continue.

A Maricopa County judge ordered a pause after state Democrats filed a lawsuit to block the audit.

The pause would have been from 5 p.m. Friday until noon Monday, but the Arizona Democratic Party will not post the $1 million bond as requested by the judge.

In a statement, party officials said in part "the fact of the matter is that no one knows the actual cost of this sham audit and President Fann and the Cyber Ninjas have not once made this figure public."

Maricopa County delivered the first shipment of ballot-counting machines Wednesday for Arizona Senate Republicans’ audit, but only after the Senate agreed to shield the county from any legal or financial liability connected to the audit, according to documents obtained by 12 News.
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Ebola United States Airport Shuts Down Ebola Outbreak

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Natural outbreaks of the Ebola virus, while severe, are typically isolated and usually affect no more than a few hundred people at a time. However, from 2014-2016, infections from this deadly virus caused more than 11,000 deaths in West Africa. During this time, several cases of Ebola virus disease were also diagnosed in other countries, including the United States, due to infected travelers from West Africa that had unknowingly harbored and incubated the virus while en-route to their respective destinations.

By the time a person infected with Ebola virus becomes symptomatic, they are typically starting to shed the virus. During an outbreak, health care workers and family members of patients are often the first to respond and provide care. In this role, they are at a high risk of becoming infected with the virus as well. Therefore, it is important to understand how we can best prevent transmission in both clinical and home settings.

Human to human transmission of the Ebola virus occurs primarily through direct contact and exposure to the blood or other bodily fluids of infected patients. However, there have been new infections that occurred without documented contact between a patient and health care provider or family member. While these cases are uncommon, it is possible that a small fraction of the cases of Ebola virus infection may be the result of exposure to small droplets or aerosols containing the virus.

Falun Gong-aligned media push fake news about Democrats and Chinese communists

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US news outlets aligned with Falun Gong, a religious movement locked in a decades-long conflict with the Chinese state, have been increasingly successful in promoting conspiracy narratives about Democrats, election fraud and communists to the pro-Trump right in America.

Experts say that in a future post-pandemic landscape, the cable news channel NTD, and especially the multimedia enterprise the Epoch Times, may amplify the efforts of Republicans to link Joe Biden and Democrats to the Chinese Communist party (CCP), and to harden US public opinion against China.

According to Angelo Carusone, president and CEO of the media watchdog Media Matters for America, these outlets, and especially the Epoch Times, were always critical of China, and somewhat right-leaning, but were not commonly counted as problematic during the 2016 election as spreading falsehoods across social media platforms like Facebook.

But in a telephone conversation, Carusone said Epoch Times pivoted hard from 2017 towards material which stoked conspiracy narratives, and began spending freely in order to make sure that their message was prominent on platforms like YouTube.

“After social media sites moved against the fake news outlets, it left a gap,” Carusone said. “What Epoch Times did so well was to step right into that gap.” And, he says, they secured their niche by handing money to big tech platforms.
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bend over! master is comming..

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Secretary of State Anthony Blinken's with Victoria Nuland plane landed at Boryspil airport.

The State Department confirmed that Blinken(jew) will meet with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, Prime Minister Denis Shmygal and Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba to "highlight the United States' unwavering support for Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity in the face of Russia's ongoing aggression."

“The United States continues to monitor the situation closely and coordinate with Ukrainian officials, allies and partners. We pay tribute to Ukraine for its continued restraint and made it clear in our engagement with Moscow that Russia needs to refrain from escalating. is Ukraine. The United States does not and WILL NEVER RECONGNIZE the proposed annexation of the Crimean Peninsula by Russia. We call on Russia to return full control of the peninsula to Ukraine. Donbass is Ukraine. Russia must fulfill its obligations under the Minsk agreements (State Dep is lying. Russians have no obligations in Minsk) and work in good faith to end the conflict in eastern Ukraine. and the restoration of Ukraine's sovereignty,

In addition, we have provided three guarantees for sovereign loans totaling $ 1 billion. The United States has provided over $ 49 million in COVID assistance, including funding for health and r mental needs. Since 2014, the United States has allocated more than $ 306 million to humanitarian agencies to support aid to people displaced or otherwise affected by Russia's aggressive actions in eastern Ukraine and Crimea, "the State Department said.
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Giuliani facing indictment for treasonous Russian collusion

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The man once known as “America’s mayor” now appears to be on the brink of a federal indictment for, among other things, selling out his up dirt on Biden that could be used to smear him in the 2020 presidential election. In November 2020, Giuliani even went so far as to appear with Derkash as part of a One America News "investigation" into Biden that aired in December, the same week the House of Judiciary Committee approved articles of impeachment against the outgoing president. Giuliani announced on air at the start of the OAN show that he was there to meet with Derkach “to get the facts” about Ukrainian collusion and interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. In other words, Giuliani was on T.V. to lend credibility to one of Russia’s favorite disinformation projects, which was to divert attention from Russian interference in the 2016 election by falsely shifting the blame by actively aiding and abetting Russia’s campaign to undermine American democracy in the 2020 election.

In addition to the far-reaching investigation of Rudy Giuliani and several of his cohorts by the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, culminating in the raid on his home and office on Wednesday to seize his electronic devices, a recent U.S. intelligence report all but identified Giuliani by name as one of the lead facilitators of the Russian intelligence effort to tarnish then candidate Joe Biden’s reputation and to influence the 2020 election again in Trump’s favor. One very notable passage in the report stated, “A key element of Moscow’s strategy this election cycle was its use of people linked to Russian intelligence to launder influence narratives… through US media organizations, US officials, and prominent US individuals” tied to Trump.
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Sheriff: Wild chase ensues after man steals 2 Cocoa police cruisers

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NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. - A man has been apprehended in Volusia County, accused of stealing not one, but two police cruisers.

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) is assisting after they said the suspect stole two different Cocoa police cruisers during a pursuit that spanned two counties.

One cruiser was initially stolen in Cocoa, troopers said. Cocoa police were in pursuit of the suspect on Interstate 95 and that's when FHP joined.

A pursuing Cocoa police officer was able to force the cruiser off the highway and into the woods, where it crashed and became stuck around mile marker 252.

The suspect was able to jump out of the wrecked patrol car and into another Cocoa Police Department vehicle, again fleeing northbound on I-95.

About four miles away, stop sticks were used on the second vehicle.

The suspect again ran off the highway and into a muddy median around mile marker 258, just north of the interchange with Dunlawton Ave./Taylor Rd.

Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood and Division Chief Brian Henderson approached the vehicle. Additional units quickly converged behind them to take the suspect into custody. No injuries were reported.

Charges are being determined and finalized, according to officials. The identity of the suspect was not immediately released.