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Baltimore state’s attorney blasts police union’s ‘political rhetoric’ after video shows mob attacking officer

Baltimore’s state’s attorney, Marilyn Mosby, took aim at the city’s police union Saturday after union officials condemned a violent attack Friday night against a city police officer.

Homeless death rate in Los Angeles County jumps by more than a third, ‘sobering’ report says

It’s becoming deadlier to be homeless on the streets of the second-largest city in the country, according to a newly released report by California officials. 

Madrid to cull nearly 12,000 invasive parakeets over threats to environment, public safety

Madrid’s city council on Monday announced plans to rid the Spanish capital of thousands of invasive parakeets through “ethical culling” and sterilization of eggs.

Former mayor Cory Booker shares in blame for Newark, NJ’s water crisis, critics say: ‘He left a mess’

Democratic presidential contender Cory Booker, who once led New Jersey’s largest city, faced renewed backlash from critics who claim he mismanaged Newark’s water commission during his time as mayor, after thousands of residents were administered water bottles this week.

Richard Pryor’s daughter, Rain Pryor, to run for council seat in Baltimore: report

Rain Pryor, daughter of the late comedian Richard Pryor, spent part of her 50th birthday last week filing paperwork to run for a city council seat in Baltimore, according to a report

Richard Pryor’s daughter, Rain Pryor, to run for council seat in Baltimore: report

Rain Pryor, daughter of the late comedian Richard Pryor, spent part of her 50th birthday last week filing paperwork to run for a city council seat in Baltimore, according to a report

Philadelphia street sign honoring Patti LaBelle spelled incorrectly

The Philadelphia street sign honoring Patti LaBelle will be replaced this week after the city spelled the singer’s name wrong.

Spit attack on Eric Trump ‘repugnant,’ Chicago’s Dem mayor says in call for civility

Chicago Democrat Mayor Lori Lightfoot Thursday condemned the restaurant employee who allegedly spat on Eric Trump, calling it “repugnant” and urging the city to show civility.

Baltimore mayor, at anti-gun rally, suggests boxing matches could settle ‘beef’

The new mayor of Baltimore — one of America’s most dangerous cities — wants rival factions to put down their guns and put up their dukes.

Trash heaps in downtown Los Angeles continue growing months after multiple typhus cases: report

Trash is a growing problem for residents in Los Angeles and as the garbage piles up, so do the rats, fueling concerns about flea-borne typhus, according to reports.

Judge approves court-supervised Chicago police reforms

A federal judge Thursday approved a consent decree meant to implement far-reaching reforms in the Chicago Police Department, almost two years after the Justice Department detailed a long history of civil rights violations by officers.