Several NFL players continue protests: A.M. News Links

August 10, 2018

Several NFL players continue protests: A.M. News Links

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Several NFL games see players continue to protest racial injustice during national anthem (Associated Press)

‘Pretty outrageous’: Federal judge blasts U.S., orders plane carrying deported mother and daughter to turn around (USA Today)

First lady’s parents become U.S. citizens thanks to ‘chain migration’ (NPR)

Email exposes Kavanaugh to questions about role in terrorism response (Politico)

‘A devastating scenario’: Brazil sets new record for homicides at 63,880 deaths (The Guardian)

National news

Manafort trial Day 8: A heated exchange, judge admits fault, Airbnb enters the spotlight (Politico)

Ex-Ohio State wrestler clarifies comment about congressman’s awareness of abuse (CNN)

Pence calls for Space Force to be established by 2020 (Fox News)

Michael Avenatti, Stormy Daniels’ lawyer, eyes another gig: president (New York Times)

U.S. appeals court orders EPA to ban pesticide said to harm children (Reuters)

D.C. prepares for Sunday showdown between white supremacists and counterprotesters (Washington Post)

An Arkansas police officer is fired after telling a group of black men ‘you don’t belong in my city’ (CNN)

Border Patrol’s 1st female chief praises the agency’s ‘heart’ (ABC News)

Massachusetts man arrested for threatening ICE agents on Twitter (NBC News)

‘Clerical error’ in Kansas governor’s race left off 100 votes for Gov. Jeff Colyer (USA Today)

Twitter says Infowars hasn’t ‘violated our rules.’ It looks like that’s not the case (CNN) 

Third firefighter killed while responding to Carr Fire in California (San Francisco Chronicle) 

Utah’s Coal Hollow Fire prompts evacuations in 3 counties, brief closure of U.S. 6 (Deseret News)

‘Embarrassed, disgusted’ police chief helps trace and arrest son in attack on Sikh man (ABC News)

Tennessee executes Billy Ray Irick, first lethal injection in state since 2009 (The Tennessean)

Man bitten by shark near Texas beach: ‘He wanted to taste me’ (khou.com)

World news

North Korea: US not adhering to its side of the bargain since Trump-Kim summit (CNN)

Yemen war: Saudi-led air strike on bus kills 29 children (BBC)

Indonesian quake, one of the deadliest earthquakes in years, leaves injured waiting for help (Associated Press)

Israel orders ‘strong action’ against Hamas as rocket fire from Gaza persists (Fox News)

Russia slams ‘unacceptable’ U.S. sanctions, warns of retaliation (Associated Press)

Australia relaxes rules on shooting kangaroos during historic drought (USA Today)

France floods: 1,600 evacuated, German missing at campsite (BBC)

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