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Hate crimes spike, most sharply against Muslims

Other groups that saw an increase in hate crime victimization included Jewish people (nine percent increase from 2014), African-Americans (eight percent increase) and members of the LGBT community (five percent increase). The Southern Poverty Law Center, which vigilantly monitors the extremist movement across the U.S., said the "exploitation" of the Islamic State's attacks previous year in Europe and terrorist-inspired strikes in the USA likely "fuelled anti-Muslim hatred".


Los Angeles Police Chief: LAPD Will Not Aid in Deporting Illegal Immigrants

Los Angeles Police Chief: LAPD Will Not Aid in Deporting Illegal Immigrants

The meeting was meant to open dialogue and coincided with the release of a 143-page report on how the LAPD investigates complaints about biased policing. "It's important to put forward that the vast majority of police officers do their job to the best of their ability free from bias", he said . Officials said the 2014 decision not to comply with all immigration agency requests was made to build trust between the department and the community.


Man behind SB1070 to join Donald Trump transition team

Man behind SB1070 to join Donald Trump transition team

He was influential in the enactment of Arizona's controversial SB 1070 law, which authorizes police to demand papers proving citizenship or immigration status from anyone they suspect of being in the country illegally. Rather than coming to Washington for meetings in the official transition offices, Kobach said he was conducting most of his work remotely. He also coined the idea of "self-deportation", which would make immigration laws so stringent that it would encourage people to leave the ...


2 arrested in assault of 'Deadliest Catch' star

2 arrested in assault of 'Deadliest Catch' star

He was anxious about his brother and shared that they knew who attacked Jake. Everett Police added they would need probably cause to arrest anyone, and that has not yet happened. They will be taken to Snohomish County Wednesday to face robbery charges there. "He's pretty messed up", Josh Harris said in an additional video posted to Facebook on Monday.



Bernie Sanders doesn't rule out a 2020 White House run

Today , the United States stands divided; the public anger in some states of the country against the president-elect's victory is a rare thing in America and demonstrates the destructive impact the Trump triumph has on the American democratic society.


Giuliani emerges as favorite for Trump's secretary of state

Giuliani emerges as favorite for Trump's secretary of state

Bryant also liked Trump's most controversial choice, Stephen Bannon as chief strategist. In an interview with a Wisconsin radio station Monday, Ryan urged Americans not to be concerns about Trump's administration after his surprise victory.