Phoenix cops must now report whenever they point a gun at someone after record year of shootings

CLOSE Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego on Aug. 19, 2019, announces that all Phoenix patrol officers will wear body cameras in an effort to step up law-enforcement accountability and transparency. Arizona Republic PHOENIX – It’s been four months since Phoenix police pledged to make changes following a record year for police shootings. The months since have been plagued […]

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Gina Lopez, foe of Philippine mining industry, dies at 65

MANILA: Former Philippine environment minister Gina Lopez, who led a high-profile fight against the nation’s powerful mining industry, died Monday (Aug 19) aged 65, her family’s media company announced. Lopez rose to international prominence in 2016 by ordering many Philippines mines shuttered on environmental grounds, and also issued a ban on open-pit mining. Advertisement Advertisement […]

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