Michael Bloomberg apologizes for 'stop and frisk' NY police practice

World / Politics Nov 18, 2019

Michael Bloomberg apologizes for 'stop and frisk' NY police practice

Michael Bloomberg on Sunday apologized for his longstanding support of the controversial "stop-and-frisk" police strategy ahead of a potential Democratic presidential run, a practice that he embraced as New York's mayor and continued to defend despite its disproportionate impact on people of color. Addressing a ...

Asia Pacific Nov 13, 2019

Florida officer killed service dog that bit at him, police say

Authorities say a Florida police officer fatally shot a service dog while responding to a man suffering from a seizure. An Okeechobee police statement says the shooting happened Monday night. Police say two officers approached a man suffering from medical issues on the side of a ...