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Police violence deemed leading cause of death in men, Black men fare worst

The Louisville Courier Journal reported that of 130,999 traffic stops in Louisville from 2016 to 2018 where citations were given, African Americans were disproportionately stopped and three times as likely to be searched as white drivers. According to a new study on life expectancy and mortality within the nation, researchers found that excessive force by… Read More »

Police probe cause of sore eyes, vomiting on England coast

Part of a British seaside town was cordoned off for several hours Sunday in what police called a “hazardous material incident” after people reported experiencing vomiting and sore eyes. The Sussex Police force said “a small number of people” reported the symptoms in Worthing, 50 miles (80 kilometers) south of London on England’s south coast.… Read More »