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Duke University Is Removing The Robert E. Lee Statue From Its Chapel

Duke University Is Removing The Robert E. Lee Statue From Its Chapel

On Wednesday, Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney pointedly reversed course and announced that he felt the Confederate statues should be removed . On Friday, he was handed five new felony counts of malicious wounding, with the charges related to serious injuries inflicted on people hit by the vehicle, Charlottesville police said.


Police make arrest in deaths of 3 children in Clinton, Maryland home

Police make arrest in deaths of 3 children in Clinton, Maryland home

Friday morning to a scene that police spokeswoman Jennifer Donelan referred to as "one of the most hard scenes that our officers arrived on". Williams had "sole custody" of the girls overnight Friday, and was arrested after police say he confessed to the killings.


Trump's approval rating plummets in three key states

Trump's approval rating plummets in three key states

But in the latest NBC News/Marist poll , voters in Wisconsin , Michigan and Pennsylvania do not seem to be giving Trump much credit. The NBC/Marist polls were conducted August 13-17 - after the Charlottesville, Virginia, violence and amid Trump various responses.


Comedy genius Jerry Lewis dies at 91

Comedy genius Jerry Lewis dies at 91

He injured his back during a comedic skit in 1965. He also suffered from a heart attack in 2006 and a long bout with pulmonary fibrosis, a chronic lung disease. Comedian Jerry Lewis, known for his work in film as well as hosting an annual telethon for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, has passed away at 91.


Deadline to file GST returns extended till August 25

Deadline to file GST returns extended till August 25

The cut-off for filing maiden GST returns for July was scheduled to end on August 20. Senior Office-bearers of Mahakoshal Chamber of Commerce and Industries (MCCI) have penned a letter to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and demanded him to extend the date of filing GSTR-3B returns to August 28 as taxpayers have been facing difficulties in filing returns due to slow or no processing of GSTN server.



Minnesota Republicans blast racists, refrain from directly criticizing Trump

And that is when Trump had to change his statement . The fact that 68% of Republicans would say that Trump was correct to assign blame to the left shows how deeply embedded racism and bigotry have become within the Republican Party. Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson says he is not comfortable by President Donald Trump's comments that "both sides" are to blame for weekend violence at a white supremacists rally , but adds he does not think Trump is a racist or should be impeached.