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Video Shows Off-Duty NYPD Cop Shooting Unarmed Man in Road Rage Rift

Video Shows Off-Duty NYPD Cop Shooting Unarmed Man in Road Rage Rift

Small encountered the officer identified as Wayne Isaacs in their respective vehicles and while the two were stopped at a traffic light, Small exited the vehicle and turned violent toward Issacs resulting in the officer firing upon him three times at point-blank range with his service weapon.


US Senate passes GM food labeling bill

US Senate passes GM food labeling bill

But as Harvest Public Media's Peggy Lowe reports, it's still a food fight. "Many food consumers will simply not take the time needed to inform themselves about the ingredients of the many food items they purchase", said William Lesser, professor in science and business at Cornell's Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, in a statement .



US Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Exceeding Expectations

The one released today? Total non-farm payroll employment increased by a seasonally adjusted 287,000 in June, the Labor Department reported Friday, after an increase of only 11,000 in May and a rise of 144,000 in April. USA stock futures rose sharply after the report. The yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note this week touched a record low of 1.34 percent, though it rose to a still very low 1.4 percent after Friday's jobs numbers.



Governor briefed on Louisiana, Dallas shootings

The two officers involved are both white. Alton Sterling , Philando Castile, Trayvon Martin, Mike Brown, Eric Garner, Freddie Gray, Tamir Rice, Sandra Bland, Sean Bell ... The U.S. Justice Department found that police officers there were slapping inordinately large numbers of fines on drivers. Why? Paramedics pronounced Sterling dead when they arrived on the scene.


US Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.9%

US Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.9%

Labor Department on Friday said the nation's non-farm payrolls added a whopping 287,000 jobs in June, a stark contrast to the 38,000 jobs originally thought added in May. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had expected employers would add 165,000 jobs in June, and that the jobless rate would edge up to 4.8%.



U.S. Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Exceeding Expectations

The June numbers are the latest in what's been consistent growth for the sector for several months. The Labour Department confirmed only 11,000 jobs were created in May, a revision well down on the 38,000 figure previously reported . The hiring slowdown caught Federal Reserve officials off guard. How will the United Kingdom's unsettling vote to leave the European Union affect the USA and global economies? Futures traders assigned about a 24 percent probability of a Fed rate hike by ...