S.C. pol wants slave memorial removed if Confederate symbol nixed

A South Carolina Republican running for U.S. Congress is calling for the removal of a memorial to African American slaves if a Confederate monument is lifted from statehouse grounds, the Guardian reported. Sheri Few, who is running for South Carolina’s fifth congressional district, is pinning her campaign on the preservation of Confederate symbolism. A new campaign advertisement features Few wielding a semi-automatic rifle, while criticizing “weak politicians” in front of an American flag. The video follows another advertisement from Few, in which she criticizes Republican opponents Tommy Pope and Ralph Norman for voting to remove a Confederate flag from South

Today in Trump: April 26, 2017

Last Updated Apr 26, 2017 6:22 AM EDT Today’s Latest News on Trump Administration New CBS News polls: Trump’s first hundred days, North Korea 100 days: Sharp partisan divides mark Trump presidency – CBS News poll: live at 7a.m. Americans say North Korea can be contained without military action – CBS News poll: live at 7 a.m. Tax proposals Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin and National Economic Director Gary Cohn brief at 1:30 p.m., unveiling Mr. Trump’s corporate and individual tax proposals.  Schedule At 11:20 a.m., President Trump gives remarks and signs the Antiquities Executive Order at the Interior

CPS families one step closer to simpler high school applications

The Board of Education just made it a little bit easier to apply to high school in Chicago, approving an application with a single deadline for all district-run schools. But the long-awaited dream of one single application for every secondary school in the city won’t be a reality for at least a few more years because charter schools aren’t yet part of the common application now known as Go CPS. “Go CPS really seeks that all students have access, and all students are set up for success and the ability to navigate this system,” Chief Education Officer Janice Jackson told

[Music] Flow Rayda – Otishele (Prod. by Tiwezi)

by Makinde! 11 mins ago0 Here is an Afro-Trap piece as it is called by the fast rising alternative Rap act Flow Rayda. This one is titled “Otishele” produced by the Ace Record Producer Tiwezi. Flow Rayda is known to be very versatile with the kind of songs he has been releasing since he professionally started his music career. Enjoy!! Listen & Download “Flow Rayda – Otishele” below:- https://cldup.com/t6n4vA-j6Q.mp3 Source link

Slain friend of Robert Durst once posed as his missing wife: testimony

New York real estate scion Robert Durst appears in the Los Angeles Superior Court Airport Branch for a pre-trial motions hearing in Los Angeles, California, January 6, 2017 REUTERS/Mark Boster /Los Angeles Times/Pool/File Photo April 26, 2017 By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Real estate scion Robert Durst, whose ties to three slayings were portrayed in HBO series “The Jinx,” had his close friend Susan Berman make a phone call pretending to be his missing wife, a former acquaintance of Berman testified on Wednesday. Durst, 74, is charged with first-degree murder in connection with Berman’s 2000 shooting death in

NYC is the best at finding homes for abandoned pets: report

New York City is doing a great job at solving homelessness — for its abandoned cats and dogs. The city Health Department trumpeted new data on Wednesday that showed the city’s animal shelters found homes for 94.3 percent of homeless pets in its care during the first three months of 2017. That means 3,603 cats and dogs are no longer homeless. The breakdown shows 95.5 percent of cats and 92.6 percent dogs at the animal care centers were placed through adoption directly to individuals or through special programs. “This historic placement rate puts New York City as the nation’s leader

JonBenét Ramsey's Murder 20 Years Later: Have New Secrets Been Revealed?

This past December marked the 20-year anniversary of JonBenét Ramsey‘s tragic death. The six-year-old was discovered dead on Dec. 26, 1996 in the basement of her house in Boulder, Colo. Over the years, there has been much speculation about what exactly happened to JonBenét. And while there have been many suspects, her murder to this day is unsolved. Even after all of the documentaries, books and TV specials, JonBenét’s murder remains a mystery. But the world is still very interested in the crime and there’s even a Netflix movie premiering this Friday called Casting JonBenét. So have there been new secrets

Amy Hargreaves among those mourning 'Mayor of Yorkville'

Tragedy hit close to home for “13 Reasons Why” star Amy Hargreaves and her Upper East Side neighbors last weekend when area mainstay Manikam (Mano) Srymanean was struck down by a cab on his way to the bodega where he worked nonstop. And now the neighborhood is at a loss. “People are standing outside day and night, this rotating cast of people coming through and crying in front of this store,” said a teary Hargreaves, who moved into the neighborhood 10 years ago and took to Mano right away. “It’s crazy.” The 51-year-old Upper East Side shopkeeper was walking between

Most Americans think Trump is changing Washington

By Jennifer De Pinto, Fred Backus, Kabir Khanna and Anthony Salvanto Donald Trump ran for president with the promise to shake up the status quo, and most Americans (54 percent) think he is changing Washington rather than letting Washington change him.  Even Democrats — 38 percent — are more apt to think so. But not all Americans see change as a good thing in this case – half of those who think Donald Trump is changing Washington disapprove of how he’s handling his job as president.  In particular, the president’s appointment of family members to advisory roles in his administration

[Music] Fancy – Mama Sweet

by Adedeji 1 min ago0 Fancy AKA Olua Fancy promised never to let his fans down by giving them more hits all the time, He has so many hit songs. For the promises he made, he decided to give you guys this track titled “Mama Sweet“. Fancy has also Featured many star’s & now after his last single titled Your Lover Ft. Jovin, He is dropping this Top 10 Number one song again titled MAMA produced by Xleez P Da Hit Maker, Y’all gonna love this song Mama since we all have mothers. Enjoy!! Listen & Download “Fancy – Mama