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The Manteca Bulletin
Is Charlotte our future?deliberately killed by “racist white cops.” Yet, one week later, what do we kn
Is Charlotte our future?
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 9 minutes ago
deliberately killed by “racist white cops.” Yet, one week later, what do we know of the precipitating event in Charlotte? Keith Scott, 43-year-old African-American father of seven, was shot and killed not by a white cop, but by a black cop who... Read more
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Reuters
Charlotte protesters demand mayor's resignation over black man's slayingDemonstrators march to protest the police shooting of Keith Scott in Charlotte,
Charlotte protesters demand mayor's resignation over black man's slaying
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
Demonstrators march to protest the police shooting of Keith Scott in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S., September 26, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake An armed protester greets a national guard soldier as he takes part in a march through the streets to... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Gallery: Black Lives Matter march passes through UH – The Cougargathered at MacGregor Park on Saturday to pay respects to Terrence Crutcher, a
Gallery: Black Lives Matter march passes through UH – The Cougar
The Daily Cougar / Posted 3 hours ago
gathered at MacGregor Park on Saturday to pay respects to Terrence Crutcher, a man shot to death in Tulsa on Sept 22 and Keith Scott, also shot and killed Sept 20. After the remembrance, those present took to the streets and marched through the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Police source: The gun recovered at the scene of the Charlotte fatal shooting was stolenlot of The Village at College Downs apartment complex Tuesday afternoon. The ma
Police source: The gun recovered at the scene of the Charlotte fatal shooting was stolen
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
lot of The Village at College Downs apartment complex Tuesday afternoon. The man who died was identified late Tuesday as Keith Scott, 43 and the officer who fired the fatal shot was CMPD Officer Brentley Vinson. Earlier a woman who said she is... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Videos of deadly encounter between CMPD officer, Keith Scott releasedN.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police released the dashcam and body camera footag
Videos of deadly encounter between CMPD officer, Keith Scott released
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg police released the dashcam and body camera footage Saturday of the deadly encounter with Keith Scott, and provided the following narrative of the events from Tuesday’s shooting: Two plain clothes officers were... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Activists call for resignation of Charlotte mayor, CMPD chiefCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Local grass-roots organizations released demands on Monday in
Activists call for resignation of Charlotte mayor, CMPD chief
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Local grass-roots organizations released demands on Monday in the wake of the shooting death of Keith Scott by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Officer Brently Vinson. The North Carolina NAACP State Conference, Charlotte... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
MINUTE-BY-MINUTE: Man shot by Charlotte police was sold stolen gun, CMPD saysthe shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by police. Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts
MINUTE-BY-MINUTE: Man shot by Charlotte police was sold stolen gun, CMPD says
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by police. Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts has lifted the city-wide curfew. 6:15 p.m.: Keith Scott's wife filed a domestic violence protective order on him in 2015 saying he hit his child, kicked her and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Expert reviews Keith Scott videoThe gun that Keith Scott had on him during the deadly shooting was reported sto
Expert reviews Keith Scott video
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
The gun that Keith Scott had on him during the deadly shooting was reported stolen after a breaking and entering, police said. The breaking and entering suspect told ATF Agents that he sold the gun to Scott. The suspect is in custody. The SBI... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Couple ties knot at vandalized hotel during uptown proteststo get married in uptown Charlotte on Saturday long before a state of emergency
Couple ties knot at vandalized hotel during uptown protests
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
to get married in uptown Charlotte on Saturday long before a state of emergency was imposed following the shooting death of Keith Scott by police last week that brought National Guard troops and armored vehicles to street corners in the heart of the... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Candidates for governor, senator respond to events in Charlotte| Published 13 minutes ago Policy analysts agree state elections in November w
Candidates for governor, senator respond to events in Charlotte
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 4 hours ago
| Published 13 minutes ago Policy analysts agree state elections in November will likely be unaffected by the death of Keith Scott despite protests in Charlotte last week due to the candidates' measured responses. Scott was fatally shot on... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Police source: The gun recovered at the scene of the Charlotte fatal shooting was stolenlot of The Village at College Downs apartment complex Tuesday afternoon. The ma
Police source: The gun recovered at the scene of the Charlotte fatal shooting was stolen
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
lot of The Village at College Downs apartment complex Tuesday afternoon. The man who died was identified late Tuesday as Keith Scott, 43 and the officer who fired the fatal shot was CMPD Officer Brentley Vinson. Earlier a woman who said she is... Read more
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Daily Mail
Keith Scott WAS carrying a stolen gun, police confirmKeith Scott was carrying a stolen gun when he was shot and killed during a conf
Keith Scott WAS carrying a stolen gun, police confirm
Daily Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
Keith Scott was carrying a stolen gun when he was shot and killed during a confrontation with police in Charlotte, North Carolina, authorities have said. The gun was reported stolen after a breaking and entering, according to the police. Scott's... Read more
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New York Post
Charlotte rioters don’t care if shooting was justifiedThe Charlotte rioters didn’t know whether the controversial police shooting of
Charlotte rioters don’t care if shooting was justified
New York Post / Posted 6 hours ago
The Charlotte rioters didn’t know whether the controversial police shooting of Keith Scott was justified or not, and didn’t care. They worked their mayhem — trashing businesses and injuring cops, with one protester killed in the disorder — before... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Charlotte shooting video released, Mobile Police refuse to release video of students pepper-sprayedNorth Carolina, have released both body and dash camera video of the controvers
Charlotte shooting video released, Mobile Police refuse to release video of students pepper-sprayed
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 8 hours ago
North Carolina, have released both body and dash camera video of the controversial officer-involved shooting death of Keith Scott, which starkly contrasts Mobile Police's decision not to release body camera video of a pepper spray incident in... Read more
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The News & Observer
He did more than change my tire. He restored my faith – Saunderslistened to the tape of Rakeyia Scott in Charlotte pleading – futilely, it turn
He did more than change my tire. He restored my faith – Saunders
The News & Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
listened to the tape of Rakeyia Scott in Charlotte pleading – futilely, it turned out – with cops not to kill her husband, Keith Scott, and imagining all the ways that situation could have, should have ended without that man lying dead. As I... Read more
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Mashable
One of the most livable cities is hiding a disturbing realityNorth Carolina — If you Google "Charlotte, North Carolina," after you wade thro
One of the most livable cities is hiding a disturbing reality
Mashable / Posted 8 hours ago
North Carolina — If you Google "Charlotte, North Carolina," after you wade through stories about the police shooting of Keith Scott, you're likely to see the city pop up on lists of the "best cities" in the United States. These things aren't... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Charlotte officer did not activate body camera until after Keith Scott had been shotCrucial evidence in the police shooting death of Keith Scott is not available b
Charlotte officer did not activate body camera until after Keith Scott had been shot
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
Crucial evidence in the police shooting death of Keith Scott is not available because one of the officers failed to activate his body camera as soon as he responded to the encounter, in violation of department policy. The department released two... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Activists demand resignation of Charlotte mayor, police chiefnot only here in Charlotte but the state and the nation,” said Cherell Brown of
Activists demand resignation of Charlotte mayor, police chief
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 hours ago
not only here in Charlotte but the state and the nation,” said Cherell Brown of Greensboro. Police Chief Kerr Putney said Keith Scott was shot Tuesday after officers saw him with a gun. Police released two videos Saturday evening, the Scott family... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
T.D. Jakes Show tapes episode on Charlotte unrestdialogue and community outreach." This afternoon, the crew traveled north to t
T.D. Jakes Show tapes episode on Charlotte unrest
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 10 hours ago
dialogue and community outreach." This afternoon, the crew traveled north to the neighborhood off Old Concord Road where Keith Scott was shot and killed by police. Jakes interviewed a woman who lives nearby and witnessed the events take place.... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
ACLU of NC calls on CMPD to release all footage of Keith Scott shootingshould release all body and dash cam footage, as well as audio dispatch recordi
ACLU of NC calls on CMPD to release all footage of Keith Scott shooting
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 10 hours ago
should release all body and dash cam footage, as well as audio dispatch recordings, involved in the fatal shooting of Keith Scott. In a statement released Monday afternoon, the ACLU said Scott is the 194th black person killed by police in the... Read more
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The Hill
Secretive policing is un-American and is damaging public trustanarchists, agitators and anonymous anti-government types for the violence that
Secretive policing is un-American and is damaging public trust
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
anarchists, agitators and anonymous anti-government types for the violence that followed the officer-involved shooting of Keith Scott in Charlotte. There is something more sinister at work — namely the growing power of police departments across... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
ACLU of NC calls on CMPD to release all footage of Keith Scott shootingshould release all body and dash cam footage, as well as audio dispatch recordi
ACLU of NC calls on CMPD to release all footage of Keith Scott shooting
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 10 hours ago
should release all body and dash cam footage, as well as audio dispatch recordings, involved in the fatal shooting of Keith Scott. In a statement released Monday afternoon, the ACLU said Scott is the 194th black person killed by police in the... Read more
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Newsmax
US Awards $20 Million for Body Cameras to 106 Police Departmentsseveral days of demands from demonstrators. The footage, however, failed to set
US Awards $20 Million for Body Cameras to 106 Police Departments
Newsmax / Posted 11 hours ago
several days of demands from demonstrators. The footage, however, failed to settle the question of whether the victim, Keith Scott, had been holding a gun at the time. Charlotte police did not immediately respond to a request for... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Not racist’ reality TV bros say black police shooting victims have no one to blame but themselvesnotes that Taylor Mosher, a reality TV bro known for his work in Laguna Beach a
‘Not racist’ reality TV bros say black police shooting victims have no one to blame but themselves
Raw Story / Posted 11 hours ago
notes that Taylor Mosher, a reality TV bro known for his work in Laguna Beach and The Hills, decided to talk about the Keith Scott shooting over the weekend on his Instagram account. The basic gist of his since-deleted message: He’s sick of... Read more
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The Mercury News
Billboard supporting Colin Kaepernick being placed on Bay Bridgeof the 49ers quarterback in response to recent police shooting in North Carolin
Billboard supporting Colin Kaepernick being placed on Bay Bridge
The Mercury News / Posted 11 hours ago
of the 49ers quarterback in response to recent police shooting in North Carolina and Oklahoma amid his ongoing protest. “Keith Scott. Tyre King. Terence Crutcher. The police murders of these three unarmed black men just this week prove the... Read more
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New England Sports Network
See Photo Of Cam Newton’s Shirt With MLK Jr. Quote He Wore In Panthers’ Warm-Upsfit the mood of the game, which took place amid ongoing protests in Charlotte,
See Photo Of Cam Newton’s Shirt With MLK Jr. Quote He Wore In Panthers’ Warm-Ups
New England Sports Network / Posted 12 hours ago
fit the mood of the game, which took place amid ongoing protests in Charlotte, N.C., against last week’s police killing of Keith Scott. Some protesters demonstrated outside Bank of America Stadium on Sunday, as Newton led the Panthers onto the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Couple ties knot in vandalized hotel amid Charlotte protestsA Charlotte couple refused to let the ongoing state of emergency brought about
Couple ties knot in vandalized hotel amid Charlotte protests
Dayton Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
A Charlotte couple refused to let the ongoing state of emergency brought about by the police-involved shooting death of Keith Scott ruin their wedding, so they married Saturday in a boarded-up hotel, surrounded by National Guard troops. Jenelle... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Couple ties knot in vandalized hotel amid Charlotte protestsA Charlotte couple refused to let the ongoing state of emergency brought about
Couple ties knot in vandalized hotel amid Charlotte protests
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 hours ago
A Charlotte couple refused to let the ongoing state of emergency brought about by the police-involved shooting death of Keith Scott ruin their wedding, so they married Saturday in a boarded-up hotel, surrounded by National Guard troops. Jenelle... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirthsin Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showi
Upside to Morning Sickness: Fewer Miscarriages, Stillbirths
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 12 hours ago
in Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showing the deadly encounter between officers and Keith Scott. It's what protesters demanded for days but police only released portions of the video. NBC's Sarah Rosario... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Couple ties knot in vandalized hotel amid Charlotte protestsA Charlotte couple refused to let the ongoing state of emergency brought about
Couple ties knot in vandalized hotel amid Charlotte protests
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
A Charlotte couple refused to let the ongoing state of emergency brought about by the police-involved shooting death of Keith Scott ruin their wedding, so they married Saturday in a boarded-up hotel, surrounded by National Guard troops. Jenelle... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Businessin Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showi
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 hours ago
in Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showing the deadly encounter between officers and Keith Scott. It's what protesters demanded for days but police only released portions of the video. NBC's Sarah Rosario... Read more
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The Christian Post
Franklin Graham's Advice to Americans When Stopped by Police: 'Follow Their Instructions!'shares. Graham's comments come as protests are taking place in Charlotte, Nort
Franklin Graham's Advice to Americans When Stopped by Police: 'Follow Their Instructions!'
The Christian Post / Posted 14 hours ago
shares. Graham's comments come as protests are taking place in Charlotte, North Carolina, over the death of 43-year-old Keith Scott. Last week, Scott was shot by police outside an apartment complex. While the police claim that he was armed and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Charlotte curfew liftedCalm returns to Charlotte following days of protests over Keith Scott shooting.
Charlotte curfew lifted
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 hours ago
Calm returns to Charlotte following days of protests over Keith Scott shooting. (NBC News) Charlotte’s curfew has been lifted after days of protests over the police shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott. Weekend protests were largely... Read more
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NBC New York
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Businessin Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showi
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business
NBC New York / Posted 15 hours ago
in Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showing the deadly encounter between officers and Keith Scott. It's what protesters demanded for days but police only released portions of the video. NBC's Sarah Rosario... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Businessin Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showi
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 hours ago
in Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showing the deadly encounter between officers and Keith Scott. It's what protesters demanded for days but police only released portions of the video. NBC's Sarah Rosario... Read more
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NBC Washington
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Businessin Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showi
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business
NBC Washington / Posted 15 hours ago
in Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showing the deadly encounter between officers and Keith Scott. It's what protesters demanded for days but police only released portions of the video. NBC's Sarah Rosario... Read more
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Raw Story
How white conspiracy theorist use the Internet to try to ‘debunk’ police shooting videosIt can be presented in any number of ways. The second case of police shooting
How white conspiracy theorist use the Internet to try to ‘debunk’ police shooting videos
Raw Story / Posted 15 hours ago
It can be presented in any number of ways. The second case of police shooting demanding attention this week is that of Keith Scott in Charlotte, North Carolina. A dash-cam video exists but the police are not releasing it. Police Chief Kerr... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
The wife of Keith Scott has released a video of his shooting - Warning Strong LanguageVideo: The moment North Carolina police shot a black man was captured on vide
The wife of Keith Scott has released a video of his shooting - Warning Strong Language
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 hours ago
Video: The moment North Carolina police shot a black man was captured on video by his wife, who can be heard pleading with officers: "Don't shoot him!".... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Baltimore Man Tawon Boyd Dies After Cops Beat Himcare, and now he’s no longer with us.” Boyd succumbed to his injuries last Wed
Baltimore Man Tawon Boyd Dies After Cops Beat Him
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 15 hours ago
care, and now he’s no longer with us.” Boyd succumbed to his injuries last Wednesday. News of Boyd’s death went largely unnoticed due to the police-related deaths of Charlotte’s Keith Scott and Tulsa’s Terence Crutcher. Photo: fam... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Bill W. WhetstonePowell; nephews, Keith (Alisha) Scott of Cambridge, Kevin Scott of Cambridge; g
Bill W. Whetstone
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 15 hours ago
Powell; nephews, Keith (Alisha) Scott of Cambridge, Kevin Scott of Cambridge; great-nephews and niece whom he loved dearly, Keith Scott IV, Kyle Scott, Abby Scott and Landen Scott all who knew him as "Bubba". In addition to his mother, he was... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Businessin Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showi
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 15 hours ago
in Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showing the deadly encounter between officers and Keith Scott. It's what protesters demanded for days but police only released portions of the video. NBC's Sarah Rosario... Read more
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USA Today
'Is Isaiah Washington paying rent?': Many can't afford stay home from work protestcountry to skip work and school on Monday, Sept. 26. Isaiah Washington cites th
'Is Isaiah Washington paying rent?': Many can't afford stay home from work protest
USA Today / Posted 16 hours ago
country to skip work and school on Monday, Sept. 26. Isaiah Washington cites the recent killings of Terence Crutcher and Keith Scott as the inspiration for the boycott. USA TODAY NETWORK Actor Isiah Washington called on African-Americans last... Read more
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Salon.com
America’s lethal negrophobia: More than just the Charlotte Police killed Keith Lamont Scottwith backup and announced that they were police. As shown by video recorded fro
America’s lethal negrophobia: More than just the Charlotte Police killed Keith Lamont Scott
Salon.com / Posted 16 hours ago
with backup and announced that they were police. As shown by video recorded from a body camera, the officers approach Keith Scott’s sport utility vehicle and attempt to break its windows. Scott exits the vehicle. The police yell and order him... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Businessin Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showi
Pfizer Decides Not to Break Up Business
NBC Bay Area / Posted 16 hours ago
in Charlotte overnight after police released dash and body camera footage showing the deadly encounter between officers and Keith Scott. It's what protesters demanded for days but police only released portions of the video. NBC's Sarah Rosario... Read more
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Raw Story
FBI agent does a frame-by-frame breakdown of the Keith Scott video: ‘He’s complying in every way’The Charlotte Police Department released dashboard camera and body camera video
FBI agent does a frame-by-frame breakdown of the Keith Scott video: ‘He’s complying in every way’
Raw Story / Posted 16 hours ago
The Charlotte Police Department released dashboard camera and body camera videos of the Keith Scott shooting over the weekend, but they still left a lot of unanswered questions. Local news station WFAA reached out to former FBI agent M. Quentin... Read more
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York Daily Record
Isaiah Washington tells African Americans to boycott work Mondaycountry to skip work and school on Monday, Sept. 26. Isaiah Washington cites th
Isaiah Washington tells African Americans to boycott work Monday
York Daily Record / Posted 17 hours ago
country to skip work and school on Monday, Sept. 26. Isaiah Washington cites the recent killings of Terence Crutcher and Keith Scott as the inspiration for the boycott. USA TODAY NETWORK Actor Isaiah Washington wants every single African... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Curfew Lifted In Charlotte After Days Of Peaceful Protestscircle at an intersection across from the stadium. The crowd chanted 'No Peace,
Curfew Lifted In Charlotte After Days Of Peaceful Protests
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 hours ago
circle at an intersection across from the stadium. The crowd chanted 'No Peace, No Justice' and the name of shooting victim Keith Scott. "Police on bicycles and ATVs and on foot surrounded the protest. Officers in riot gear stood by at a distance.... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Curfew Lifted In Charlotte After Days Of Peaceful Protestscircle at an intersection across from the stadium. The crowd chanted 'No Peace,
Curfew Lifted In Charlotte After Days Of Peaceful Protests
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 hours ago
circle at an intersection across from the stadium. The crowd chanted 'No Peace, No Justice' and the name of shooting victim Keith Scott. "Police on bicycles and ATVs and on foot surrounded the protest. Officers in riot gear stood by at a distance.... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Panthers players planning a unified protest after a week of unrest thereand coaches and General Manager Dave Gettleman discussed some degree of tribute
Panthers players planning a unified protest after a week of unrest there
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 19 hours ago
and coaches and General Manager Dave Gettleman discussed some degree of tribute/protest, after the police shooting of Keith Scott triggered six days of protests on the streets of Charlotte. “I felt today was our biggest platform as a city,... Read more
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Raw Story
Police protests continue in Charlotte after release of video showing Keith Scott’s killingCarolina’s largest city. Angry protesters have filled the streets of Charlotte
Police protests continue in Charlotte after release of video showing Keith Scott’s killing
Raw Story / Posted 19 hours ago
Carolina’s largest city. Angry protesters have filled the streets of Charlotte every day since the Tuesday killing of Keith Scott, 43, whom police said was armed when officers shot him. Crowds were smaller on Sunday than earlier in the week,... Read more
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