Tragedy in Dallas
As of 3:45 a.m. Eastern Time, officials reported five police officers dead after a sniper started firing on law enforcement presence at what started out as a peaceful protest and demonstration in Dallas, TX.
Protester Arrested
State troopers have arrested several protesters who sat and linked arms at the entrance to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s annual budget address at Empire State Plaza in Albany. Protesters were arrested for dis orderly conduct. They mention the bombing in Nigeria and other social issues...
U Albany Protest
A group of about 75 protesting University at Albany students shut down part of Washington Avenue on Wednesday afternoon. A police officer was able to get protestors to cooperate and leave the roadway.
No one was hurt and no arrests were made...
Garth Brooks Cancels TV Appearances In Wake Of Ferguson Protest
Wow! Country music star Garth Brooks canceled scheduled media appearances this week, according to the Daily Mail, saying:
It would be in poor taste to promote my comeback album during national protests after a grand jury did not indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teena…