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    Last night on Fox News, President Donald Trump, after a not-so-subtle prompt from Sean Hannity, took credit for the shut down of the Capital Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) in Seattle on July 1, claiming that it was his behind-the-scenes threats to local officials that he would soon deploy the National Guard that prompted the action. Today, Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan called BS on Trump’s baseless boast. In interview with the Washington Post, the Seattle mayor denied that the president or...
    President Donald Trump said Thursday that Seattle only moved to shut down the “Capitol Hill Occupied Protest” (CHOP) because he was sending federal forces into the city to get the job done. “We were going in, we were going and very soon,” Trump told Fox News host Sean Hannity on his evening show. “We let them know that and all of a sudden, they didn’t want that.” “So they went in before we got there but we were going...
    A popular Seattle ice cream parlor located near the former Capitol Hill Organized Protest, or CHOP, is asking police officers to leave their guns outside. “Police officers,” the sign reads in the window of the Capitol Hill Molly Moon’s Homemade Ice Cream shop. “Molly Moon’s is a gun free zone. Please do not come inside if you are wearing a firearm.” Molly Moon’s has several locations that have been gun-free for the past five years, Q13 Fox reported. But the new...
    Unlike the Washington Redskins, the Atlanta Braves will not consider changing their team name. Though, the organization is discussing whether to keep the traditional “Tomahawk Chop.” “The Atlanta Braves honor, support and value the Native American community. That will never change,” the Braves said in a statement. However, as the Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal reports, the team is not yet decided about whether to keep the “Tomahawk Chop.” The issue of the “Tomahawk Chop” resurfaced last year after St. Louis Cardinals...
    Demi Lovato Says Shes Grateful for Every Day on This Earth Muslim woman files discrimination charge after she says a Target Starbucks barista wrote ISIS on her cup Report: Braves are discussing their use of the Tomahawk Chop, but standing firm on name The Washington Redskins and Cleveland Indians have both announced they are considering a possible name change. The Atlanta Braves have, so far, indicated they don’t plan to follow suit, but the team is apparently considering a...
    Atlanta Braves. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images) The Atlanta Braves may be moving away from the Tomahawk Chop chant. The Atlanta Braves won’t change their name, but the Tomahawk Chop might be going away. The southeastern MLB franchise gained popularity during the superstation days of TBS under former owner Ted Turner. They rose to prominence as the “Team of the ’90s”, winning five National League Pennants and the 1995 World Series. In 1991, when the team went worst-to-first, the Tomahawk...
    Of all things the internet is up to, WWE Superstar Big Show has been making the rounds today. Following the six-man tag team match on RAW, everyone has been talking about the chops that Big Show delivered to his opponents. The chops were so loud that we could feel the pain when they landed. The ruthless beast almost reconfigured the rib cages of Andrade and Angel Garza. Randy Orton thankfully escaped this fate. In The New Day: Feel the...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Medical treatment during a pandemic is a challenge for even minor issues. Imagine needing fetal surgery to help your unborn child. A family from South Carolina found that kind of help here at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The joy of expanding their family turned to terror when Jasmine Kennedy learned her unborn baby had spina bifida. “Surgery was never a question, I knew I had to do that to help my daughter,” she said. But getting...
    With groups in two sports activities having a second look at names deemed offensive to several Native People, the Atlanta Braves on Saturday gave no sign they are keen to take into account a equivalent adjust. The Cleveland Indians claimed Friday they are reconsidering their nickname next the furor about the NFL Washington Redskins identify. The Braves unveiled a statement indicating the crew “honors, supports, and values the Native American group. That will in no way change.” The Braves stated...
    Twitter Suspect arrested after plowing by means of two protestors in Seattle on July 3. Video of white Jaguar plowing into two protestors whereas dashing down Interstate 5 simply earlier than midnight in Seattle on July Three went viral on Twitter. The protestors are seen strolling on the freeway, which has been closed to autos for 19 days due to the protests. Police have arrested the suspected driver, a 27-year-old man from...
    Twitter Suspect arrested after plowing through two protestors in Seattle on July 3. Video of white Jaguar plowing into two protestors while speeding down Interstate 5 just before midnight in Seattle on July 3 went viral on Twitter. The protestors are seen walking on the highway, which has been closed to vehicles for 19 days because of the protests. Police have arrested the suspected driver, a 27-year-old man from Seattle, Washington State Patrol Captain Ron Mead said during...
    The father of a 19-year-old shot and killed in Seattle’s Capitol Hill Organized Protest zone said he received a consolation call from President Trump. Horace Lorenzo Anderson Sr., who lost his son and namesake to a shooting in the six-block area of Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood that was occupied by protesters following the death of George Floyd, said Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan (who endorsed the occupation) has not reached out. “Incredibly, Donald Trump called me,” Lorenzo Anderson Sr. said, according...
    The fact-based “Mr. Jones” delivers a warning we need now more than ever. James Norton stars as Gareth Jones, the Welsh journalist who traveled deep into the Ukraine to learn the truth about Joseph Stalin’s so-called famines. They were real, and horrifying, claiming the lives of anywhere from four to ten million people. Both Stalin and the media covered up what the BBC called “deliberate starvation.” No one did the latter more effectively than New York Times Moscow Bureau Chief...
    Protesters continue to clash with law enforcement in Seattle days after the Capitol Hill Organized Protest zone was dismantled. Police said they arrested 10 people between Thursday night and Friday morning for property destruction, assault, harassment, and failure to disperse. The Seattle Police Department also reported bottles, rocks, and fireworks being thrown at officers. All those who were arrested were booked into the King County Jail. Local law enforcement officials began clearing out the area early Wednesday after Mayor Jenny...
    Seattle cops were filmed kneeling on the necks of two protesters as they tried to clear the city’s Capitol Hill Organized Protest zone on Thursday — just weeks after George Floyd died under the same circumstances. In one video shared online, a dozen police officers can be seen rushing on the group of demonstrators before tackling one person to the ground and detaining them using the same kind of force which has since been condemned by police departments across the...
    President Donald Trump credited his executive order issued a week ago for halting the defacing and vandalism of national monuments and statues and reiterated a vow to not let violent protesters “impact the national dream.” Trump’s remarks came Thursday at the White House during the “Spirit of America Showcase,” an event that highlighted American businesses prevailing amid the economic slowdown resulting from the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. “And I want to also thank all of law enforcement,” Trump said...
    A COP kneeled on a protester’s neck in Seattle on Thursday as police officers worked to dismantle the city’s CHOP zone. Video posted to Twitter shows officers on bikes riding toward demonstrators, who appeared to be standing at the intersection of Broadway and Pine Street around 5.30pm. 7 A Seattle police officer was seen kneeling on the neck of a protester on Thursday eveningCredit: Twitter Within seconds, a commotion ensues and an officer is seen quickly grabbing a man and...
    Seattle police clashed with protesters after being attacked with rocks, bottles and fireworks overnight Thursday in the now cleared Capitol Hill Organized Protest zone. Police said 10 people were arrested after violence erupted at the intersection of Broadway and Pine Street. Helmeted police with bats and rifles forcibly cleared the so-called autonomous zone Wednesday after the mayor ordered the response following two recent fatal shootings. Police and city workers fill a street occupied hours earlier by an encampment of protesters Wednesday, July...
    President Donald Trump called Horace Lorenzo Anderson Sr. on Thursday to offer his condolences over the death of his son, Horace Lorenzo Anderson Jr., who was shot and killed inside Seattle’s Capitol Hill Occupied Protest (CHOP). The CHOP was an area of several square blocks surrounding the East Precinct of the Seattle Police Department, which law enforcement was forced to abandon by city leaders after days of confrontation with Black Lives Matter protesters. Following the departure of the police on June...
    Fox News’ Hannity scored the best ratings in all of television on Wednesday with his long interview with the father of a 19-year-old victim killed in Seattle’s CHOP zone. And his dominant performance helped drive Fox News to strong wins in total day and primetime dayparts in both total viewers and those in the coveted 25 –54 age demographic. According to Nielsen Media Research, Hannity posted the best overall ratings in both cable news and broadcast, with 4.33 million total viewers, thanks to...
    The father of a teenager shot and killed near the Capitol Hill Occupied Protest in Seattle, Washington, says the mayor has not called him at all, but he has received a phone call from President Donald Trump. Horace Lorenzo Anderson said that he wasnt a political person but it was clear that he appreciated the condolences from the president. I still aint heard from the mayor, said Anderson to Matt Lorch of KCPQ-TV. ...
    President Trump offered a phone call of support to the family of Horace Lorenzo Anderson Jr., a teen killed in Seattle’s “CHOP” zone, the mourning relatives told Fox News Thursday. Anderson was fatally shot in the early hours of June 20 at the edge of the roughly six-block autonomous zone known as the Capitol Hill Organized Protest. Trump phoned the family for a seven-minute call after watching Anderson’s father, also named Horace Lorenzo, during an emotional appearance on “Hannity” Wednesday...
    President Trump offered a phone call of support to the family of Horace Lorenzo Anderson Jr., a teen killed in Seattle’s “CHOP” zone, the mourning relatives told Fox News Thursday. Anderson was fatally shot in the early hours of June 20 at the edge of the roughly six-block autonomous zone known as the Capitol Hill Organized Protest. Trump phoned the family for a seven-minute call after watching Anderson’s father, also named Horace Lorenzo, during an emotional appearance on “Hannity” Wednesday...
    Authorities in Seattle arrested 25 individuals overnight in the area formally known as the Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) following a day of officials clearing out the area, while business owners begin to breathe a collective sigh of relief. “Many people came out and were thanking the officers they were thanking me. They were so glad to — I think we don’t even realize the level of trauma to some of the folks who live around there, what they were...
    Businesses and local residents on Wednesday expressed relief after Seattle police cleared out an “occupied” protest area known as the Capitol Hill Organized Protest, or CHOP, while protesters vowed they will continue to put pressure on city leaders to meet their demands. Police cleared the area early Wednesday, making more than a dozen arrests after Mayor Jenny Durkan declared the gathering an unlawful assembly following two shootings. Police and city workers fill a street occupied hours earlier...