Guy Consolmagno

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Opinion: Police reform is about policy, not just funding

Members of People’s Budget Sacramento after a press conference downtown Sacramento on Tuesday, May 18, 2021.Robert J Hansen. Many Sacramento residents called-in and voiced their support or opposition to the City Council’s proposal to increase the police department’s budget by nearly $10 million during the May 25 city council meeting.
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Congress & CourtsNBC News

Democratic Rep. Val Demings announces challenge to GOP Sen. Marco Rubio

WASHINGTON — Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla., made her Senate bid official Wednesday, announcing that she plans to challenge GOP Sen. Marco Rubio for his seat next year. Demings made the announcement in a three-minute-long video in which she shared her story serving in Orlando’s police department, where she worked her way up to serving as its first female chief of police.

Stacey Abrams co-founded fintech company Now raises $9.5M

“We were at a meeting, I think for one of my campaigns,” explains Abrams, the Georgia-based lawyer and politician whose voting rights work became a focal point for the country in 2020. “[O’Connor Hodgson] needed to put together a baby bottle and had to trust the waiter to take the bottle back and wash it. She said, ‘I just wish there was a Dasani for babies.’ ”
CelebritiesHollywood Life

Kanye West Spends 44th Birthday With Irina Shayk In France: ‘They’re Together’ — Pics

Just three and a half months after Kim Kardashian filed for divorce, Kanye West appears to be moving on with supermodel Irina Shayk, according to a new report. Kanye West is rebounding from Kim Kardashian with Irina Shayk, TMZ reports. The site claims that Kanye and Irina are “100 percent romantically together”. Irina was even by Kanye’s side to celebrate his 44th birthday on June 8. The two were seen “smiling and strolling” around the grounds of a hotel in Provence, France, IN PHOTOS THAT YOU CAN SEE HERE. At one point they were with friends, but they were also by themselves and “looking very much like a couple.”
TV ShowsJezebel

Goodbye to Judge Judy, Who Said Goodbye Without Saying Goodbye

“Um” is not an answer and “goodbye” is not a sendoff—at least not in the world of Judge Judith Sheindlin. According to multiple reports, Tuesday’s episode of Judge Judy featured the last of the 12,500+ cases heard by the TV judge in her 25 years on air. The dispute was over...drywall.
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Hit the Road in This Ultra Rare 1966 VW Bus Split-Window Camper Conversion

Fewer than 1,000 units were made, and its price tag reflects that. Travel season is upon us, but not everybody's ready to hop back on a plane. If you're going to be stuck in a cramped vehicle for hours on end, after all, you might as well have some scenery to look at, if not immerse yourself in with a camper or RV. And if you're looking for such accommodations with some funky classic Volkswagen flair, look no further than this obscure, African-made, 1961 Type 2 camper conversion listed on eBay.
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Wess Haubrich

WI pharmacist gets 3 years behind bars for ruining COVID vaccine

He pleaded guilty to arguably one of the most widely publicized cases of product tampering in recent memory. You may recall a case out of the Aurora Medical Center in the Milwaukee suburb of Grafton, Wisconsin where last Christmas a pharmacist purposely ruined over 500 doses of the newly minted vaccine against COVID-19 because he bought in to the conspiracy theories surrounding its development (like tracking devices being implanted in people via the vaccine, etc.).
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How baby Lilibet's birth weight compares to other royal newborns

A new royal baby is always an exciting occasion and we're still overjoyed at the arrival of sweet Lilibet Diana here at HELLO!. The daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex was born on 4 June at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in California weighing 7 lbs 11oz, which compared to some royal babies before her, is a fairly light birthweight.