Smoking marijuana during pregnancy increases risk of psychotic-like behaviors in children

Smoking marijuana during pregnancy increases the risk of psychotic-like behaviors, attention disorders and sleep problems in children, study findsResearchers looked at nearly 11,500 children and found more than 600 whose mothers had used marijuana while pregnant Children exposed to cannabis in utero were more likely to have psychotic-like behaviors such as delusions and hallucinations They were also…

‘Bulls***’: Viola Davis and Kerry Washington lead furious celebrity reaction to Breonna Taylor case

Celebrities are reacting after news that a Kentucky grand jury will indict only one of the police officers being investigated for their roles in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor.Viola Davis expressed her outrage online, calling the outcome a 'Bulls*** decision!!!''BLACK LIVES MATTER!!! Cannot be said enough times,' the Oscar-winning actress, 55, went on, also reposting…

‘Absolutely heartbreaking’ ruling in Breonna Taylor shooting sparks new wave of national protests for...

The announcement of a grand jury's decision to indict one of the three police officers involved in the shooting death of Breonna Taylor — and that the indictment wasn't related to her death — sparked another wave of protests for justice and racial equality around the nation.Reports of protests and marches in Chicago, Philadelphia, Brooklyn, and Cincinnati, among…

Coronavirus: SAGE experts tell students they should stay at university over Christmas

Students could be told to STAY at university over Christmas to avoid spreading coronavirus around the countryWarnings published in minutes of the Scientific Advisory Group for EmergenciesStudents could be told to stay on campus during Christmas holidays this yearComes as University of Liverpool this week confirmed total of 87 cases of Covid By Emer Scully For…

Biden Gives Cautious Answers on Breonna Taylor and the Supreme Court

Politics|Biden Gives Cautious Answers on Breonna Taylor and the Supreme CourtAsked by reporters about two issues of deep importance to Democrats, the party’s nominee was circumspect. The Biden campaign later released a fuller statement about Ms. Taylor. Joseph R. Biden Jr. spoke to reporters in Delaware on Wednesday before traveling to Charlotte, N.C., for a…

Breonna Taylor: Police officer shot during Louisville protests

Image copyright Reuters A police officer has been shot as thousands of people in the US city of Louisville protest after a grand jury decided no-one would be charged directly with the death of Breonna Taylor. Ms Taylor, 26, a hospital worker, was shot multiple times as officers stormed her home on 13 March.Brett Hankison…

Westpac is ordered to pay $1.3billion for breaching anti-money laundering rules

Westpac is fined $1.3 BILLION - the biggest in Australian history - for shocking breaches of money laundering laws that allowed paedophiles to profit from raping kidsWestpac has agreed to pay a $1.3billion fine for breaching money laundering lawAustralia's second biggest bank admitted to breaching the law 23million times 284 customers make transactions linked to…

Joe Biden urges peace, patience following Breonna Taylor grand jury decision

WASHINGTON – Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Americans "must continue to speak Breonna Taylor’s name" following the decision by a Louisville, Kentucky, grand jury not to indict any of the police officers on homicide charges involved in her March 13 shooting death.Three officers faced prosecution in the case but only a former police detective was indicted Wednesday on felony…

In pictures: Breonna Taylor decision sparks protests

Christina Johnson chants Breonna Taylor's name as three women huddle following the grand jury announcement in Louisville on Wednesday, September 23. Matt Stone/Courier Journal/USA Today NetworkUpdated 9:38 PM ET, Wed September 23, 2020Christina Johnson chants Breonna Taylor's name as three women huddle following the grand jury announcement in Louisville on Wednesday, September 23. Matt Stone/Courier…

In pictures: Breonna Taylor decision sparks protests

Christina Johnson chants Breonna Taylor's name as three women huddle following the grand jury announcement in Louisville on Wednesday, September 23. Matt Stone/Courier Journal/USA Today NetworkUpdated 9:38 PM ET, Wed September 23, 2020Christina Johnson chants Breonna Taylor's name as three women huddle following the grand jury announcement in Louisville on Wednesday, September 23. Matt Stone/Courier…

A former police officer was indicted only on first-degree wanton endangerment charges

(CNN)Protesters took to the streets of Louisville, Kentucky, on Wednesday, amid a countywide curfew, after a former police officer was indicted only on first-degree wanton endangerment charges for his actions on the night Breonna Taylor was killed by police.Two other officers who also fired shots during the botched March raid were not indicted, meaning no…

US election: Trump won’t commit to peaceful transfer of power

Image copyright Reuters US President Donald Trump has refused to commit to a peaceful transfer of power if he loses November's election."Well, we'll have to see what happens," the president told a news conference at the White House. "You know that."Mr Trump also said he believed the election result could end up in the US…

Trump refuses to commit to a peaceful transition of power after Election Day

(CNN)President Donald Trump on Wednesday would not commit to providing a peaceful transition of power after Election Day, lending further fuel to concerns he may not relinquish his office should he lose in November."Well, we're going to have to see what happens," Trump said when asked whether he'd commit to a peaceful transition, one of…

Video of woman washing her boyfriend’s pillows for the first time in 10 YEARS...

A woman has filmed herself washing her boyfriend's stained pillows for the first time in 10 years — and social media users are horrified by the state of them. In the viral video, the TikToker claimed her boyfriend refuses to replace his decade-old pillows, noting that he never washed them once in all of the time…

Times Square will host virtual New Year’s Eve ball drop

2 hr 30 min agoTimes Square will host virtual New Year's Eve ball dropFrom CNN’s Alec SnyderThe ball drops to enter in the new year during New Year's Eve celebrations in Times Square on January 1, 2018. Don Emmert/AFP/Getty ImagesEvent organizers for the annual Times Square New Year’s Eve celebration announced Wednesday the countdown will…

Police confront protesters in Louisville

2 hr 44 min agoPolice confront protesters in downtown LouisvilleFrom CNN's Konstantin Toropin John Minchillo/APPolice confronted protesters in downtown Louisville hours after a Jefferson County grand jury charged former Louisville officer Brett Hankison with three counts of wanton endangerment of the first degree.Aerial video from CNN affiliate WLKY showed heavy police presence along with large…

Thousands may have been exposed on commercial flights in 2020, CDC says

5 hr 13 min agoThousands of passengers on commercial flights may have been exposed to coronavirus in 2020, CDC says From CNN's Pete Muntean, Jamie Gumbrecht, and Greg WallaceAn airport employee performs an aircraft disinfecting demonstration during a media preview at the Ronald Reagan National Airport on July 22. Michael A. McCoy/Getty ImagesThe US Centers for Disease…

Protesters gather in Louisville as anger mounts after only one cop is charged Breonna...

Police and protesters are facing off in Louisville after a Kentucky grand jury cleared three officers of charges for the shooting death of Breonna Taylor (pictured) Two Louisville cops have been shot as police face off with protesters after a Kentucky grand jury cleared three officers of charges for the shooting death of Breonna Taylor. The Louisville…

Protesters gather in Louisville as anger mounts after only one cop is charged Breonna...

Police and protesters are facing off in Louisville after a Kentucky grand jury cleared three officers of charges for the shooting death of Breonna Taylor (pictured) Two Louisville cops have been shot as police face off with protesters after a Kentucky grand jury cleared three officers of charges for the shooting death of Breonna Taylor. The Louisville…

New ‘traffic-light’ lockdown system that will send automatic alerts to phones is set to...

New 'traffic-light' lockdown system that will send automatic alerts to phones is set to be used to trigger local restrictionsLocal cases will be used to split parts of the country into one of three categoriesThese will then determine the restrictions in place in each region under the planThis new traffic light system will work in…

Florida attorney general asks for investigation of Bloomberg’s efforts to reinstate felon voting rights

Republican Attorney General Ashley Moody said she requested that the agencies investigate "potential violations of election laws." Bloomberg, a former New York mayor and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, and his political operation have raised more than $16 million from supporters and foundations over the last week to pay the court fines and fees for more…

Breonna Taylor Live Updates: One Officer Charged With Endangering Neighbors

A grand jury didn’t charge any officers with shooting Ms. Taylor in her Louisville apartment. A former officer, accused of firing recklessly, was indicted on three counts of “wanton endangerment.”Right NowA Louisville officer was shot on Wednesday night, according to the Police Department.ImageState police dispersing protesters outside City Hall in Louisville before the start of…

Louisville police officer shot as protesters gather following Breonna Taylor grand jury decision

Protests in Louisville turned violent as police said an officer was shot during demonstrations that erupted after a Kentucky grand jury on Wednesday indicted one officer for allegedly endangering the neighbors of Breonna Taylor during the police shooting that resulted in her death.The Louisville Metro Police Department couldn't provide details about the shooting, which took…

Ginsburg Clerks Remember Her as a Mentor Who Treated Them Like Family

With birthday cakes, baby clothes, meticulous edits and high standards, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg forged a personal bond with her clerks that transcended the legal profession.Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s former law clerks lined up on the front steps of the Supreme Court as honorary pallbearers on Wednesday.Credit...Doug Mills/The New York TimesSept. 23, 2020Updated 9:23 p.m.…

Why Nicky Clarke’s ex is washing him out of her hair! She reveals all...

How would you cope if your ex lived a couple of doors down with his — much younger —partner and their two small children?Quite admirably, it seems, if you’re Lesley Clarke, the dynamo behind celebrity hair stylist Nicky Clarke and their shared £60 million business empire. ‘Nicky pops in quite often,’ she says. ‘He brings…
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