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  • Early Outpatient Treatment of Symptomatic, High-Risk Covid-19 Patients that Should be Ramped-Up Immediately as Key to the Pandemic Crisis

    05/28/2020 10:20:48 PM PDT · by catnipman · 6 replies
    American Journal of Epidemiology ^ | 5/27/2018 | Harvey A Risch
    Five studies, including two controlled clinical trials, have demonstrated significant major outpatient treatment efficacy. Hydroxychloroquine+azithromycin has been used as standard-of-care in more than 300,000 older adults with multicomorbidities, with estimated proportion diagnosed with cardiac arrhythmias attributable to the medications 47/100,000 users, of which estimated mortality is <20%, 9/100,000 users, compared to the 10,000 Americans now dying each week. These medications need to be widely available and promoted immediately for physicians to prescribe.
  • @realDonaldTrump I can’t stand back & watch this happen to a great American City, Minneapolis.

    05/28/2020 10:09:11 PM PDT · by Mariner · 81 replies
    Twitter ^ | May 28th, 2020 | POTUS
    A total lack of leadership. Either the very weak Radical Left Mayor, Jacob Frey, get his act together and bring the City under control, or I will send in the National Guard & get the job done right.....Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump ....These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen. Just spoke to Governor Tim Walz and told him that the Military is with him all the way. Any difficulty and we will assume control but, when the looting starts, the shooting starts. Thank you!
  • Warning issued that Minneapolis police station stormed by rioters could EXPLODE after gas lines are cut in third night of violence as protests over George Floyd's death spread across the U.S.

    05/28/2020 10:00:57 PM PDT · by kevcol · 42 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | May 29, 2020 | Rachel Sharp
    Officials have warned that a Minneapolis police station which was stormed by rioters and set alight could now explode after gas lines were cut during the third night of violence in the city as protests over George Floyd's death spread across America. Cops were forced to flee from the burning Minneapolis Third Police Precinct Thursday night when rioters rioters broke into the building and torched it. . . . Break-off protests over Floyd's death are building across different states, with disturbing footage showing the driver of a black SUV appear to deliberately mow down a Black Lives Matter protester in...
  • With Patient Volumes Cut In Half, Local Hospitals Lost Millions ( Glenwood Springs, Colorado )

    05/28/2020 9:27:22 PM PDT · by george76 · 16 replies
    Aspen Public Radio ^ | MAY 27, 2020 | ALEX HAGER
    Tracy Doherty was let go from her job as a pediatric nurse at Valley View Hospital in early May. The hospital’s CEO is projecting $30-45 million in lost income this year, which led to staff cuts. ... Her line of work usually comes with some stability, so she was surprised when she was laid off earlier this month. “Being a nurse you kind of never expect to lose your job,” Doherty said. “I knew they were going to be cutting staff, but I didn't think it would be nursing staff.” Valley View let go of about 100 employees, or roughly...
  • Canadian Court Moves Closer To Extradition Of Chinese Huawei Executive To The United States

    05/28/2020 9:16:50 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 3 replies
    Hotair ^ | 5/28/2020 | John Sexton
    The relationship between Communist China and the free world, particularly the United States, is disintegrating so quickly that it’s hard to keep up. Yesterday, there was a big development in the ongoing dispute over Chinese technology giant Huawei. Back in 2018, the CFO of Huawei, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Canada at the request of the U.S. government. The U.S. is seeking to extradite her so she can face charges here for inducing a group of banks to violate sanctions the U.S. placed on Iran. Wednesday a court in Canada ruled that Wanzhou’s extradition met the standard of “double...
  • Deep State Operatives Leak False Story on Flynn-Kislyak Transcripts Ahead of Huge Release – Grenell Fact-Checks in Real Time

    05/28/2020 8:52:53 PM PDT · by bitt · 15 replies
    GATEWAY PUNDIT ^ | 5/28/2020 | Christina Laila
    Deep State operatives are leaking false stories on the Flynn-Kislyak transcripts ahead of a huge release in order to control the narrative. Former Acting DNI Ric Grenell already declassified the Flynn transcripts and John Ratcliffe, who was sworn is as the new Director of National Intelligence is set to release the transcripts soon! So now the Deep State is working with the media to spin, spin, spin. NBC News hack Geoff Bennett reported on Thursday afternoon that according to a ‘former Trump admin official,’ the Flynn-Kislyak calls that Grenell declassified are written summaries of the calls, not audiotapes. Deep State...
  • Watch live: Protests continue in Twin Cities after death of George Floyd

    05/28/2020 8:27:50 PM PDT · by Morgana · 99 replies
    NBC NEWS ^ | May 28, 2020 | NBC NEWS
    Watch live: Protests continue in Twin Cities after death of George Floyd 3RD PRECINT HAS CAUGHT FIRE
  • No Clean Slate for Karens!

    05/28/2020 7:25:48 PM PDT · by Rummyfan · 38 replies
    City Journal ^ | 28 May 2020 | Rafael A Mangual
    On Memorial Day, in Central Park, a white woman—derisively dubbed “Karen” before she was doxed as New York City resident Amy Cooper—lost her cool after being confronted by an apparently outraged birdwatcher (a black man) named Christian Cooper (no relation). After threatening Amy Cooper’s dog (by his own admission), and telling her that he would do something “you’re not going to like,” Christian Cooper began to record the visibly distraught dogwalker, who then called the police, emphasizing the race of the man she claimed was harassing her. Christian Cooper’s video was posted online, and, within hours, a Twitter mob had...
  • Two carjackers accused of shooting Michigan officer charged with 30 criminal counts

    05/28/2020 6:47:31 PM PDT · by Eddie01 · 25 replies
    lawofficer ^ | May 27, 2020 | law officer
    MONROE, Mich. – Two men suspected in the weekend shooting of a Monroe police corporal have been arraigned, according to the Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. Kordney Antwoine McDonald and Koby Ryan Falls are charged in the shooting of Cpl. Renae Peterson of the Monroe City Police Department at around 8 p.m. Sunday near North Dixie Highway and Ternes Drive, Michigan State Police said. Each criminal defendant appeared before First District Court Judge Jack Vitale Tuesday afternoon. McDonald faces 17 counts, including assault with murderous intent, assaulting a police officer, felonious assault, armed robbery, carjacking and felony weapons charges. Falls...
  • Derek Chauvin, cop who pinned George Floyd, has ‘murderer’ scrawled outside home

    05/28/2020 6:07:34 PM PDT · by Morgana · 134 replies
    NY POST ^ | May 28, 2020 | Lee Brown
    Protesters descended on the home of the cop filmed pinning George Floyd down by his neck before his death — scrawling “murderer” in large letters at the end of his driveway. Dozens of protesters met Wednesday outside the suburban Minnesota home of Derek Chauvin, the 44-year-old police veteran fired after pressing his knee into Floyd’s neck for several minutes as he sobbed, “I can’t breathe.” Photos show “murderer” scrawled at the end of his driveway, along with “a murderer lives here” in large letters in the road, with arrows pointing to Chauvin’s home. Some protesters remained after the main group...
  • FULL TRANSCRIPT: Minneapolis police release full transcript of 911 call that led to death of George Floyd

    05/28/2020 6:06:32 PM PDT · by ButThreeLeftsDo · 41 replies ^ | 5/28/20 | KSTP
    Minneapolis police on Thursday released the transcript of the 911 call that led to the death of George Floyd. Below is the transcript in its entirety. Operator: 911 what’s the address of the emergency? Caller: This is ah 3759 Chicago AV. Operator: How can I help you? Caller: Um someone comes our store and give us fake bills and we realize it before he left the store, and we ran back outside, they was sitting on their car. We tell them to give us their phone, put their (inaudible) thing back and everything and he was also drunk and everything...
  • ‘We Have To Do This Right’: Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman Says George Floyd Investigation Will Take Time

    05/28/2020 5:51:11 PM PDT · by Morgana · 13 replies
    WCCO ^ | May 28, 2020 | WCCO
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman says his office is working on the George Floyd investigation as quickly as possible, but that it will take some time. At a press conference Thursday afternoon, Freeman called the fatal arrest of George Floyd Monday a “senseless death” and that his heart is with the family of Floyd. Freeman added that his office leads the nation in transparency in these types of cases, and was one of the few offices to successfully convict officers for unreasonable use of deadly force. Freeman said, however, it will take time to complete the case....
  • Prosecutors warn there is evidence that does not support criminal charge in George Floyd killing

    05/28/2020 4:48:19 PM PDT · by bort · 173 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | May 28, 2020 | Rachael Sharp
    Authorities dashed hopes that an arrest had been made over the [death of George Floyd]….. Prosecutors have warned there is "evidence that does not support criminal charges....
  • Fitton: Judicial Watch Lawsuit Forces Release of Infamous FBI Memo Used to Launch Obama Administration’s Spy Operation on Trump’s 2016 Campaign

    05/28/2020 3:51:04 PM PDT · by yoe · 14 replies
    JudicalWatch ^ | May 28, 2020 | JW Staff
    In a major development, Judicial Watch forced the declassification and release of an FBI memo or “electronic communication” (EC) that officially launched the counterintelligence investigation, termed “Crossfire Hurricane,” of President Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign. We obtained the document that disgraced FBI official Peter Strzok wrote in our FOIA (suit0 against the FBI and DOJ for: “The Electronic Communication that initiated the counterintelligence investigation of President Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign.” (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of Justice (No. 1:19-cv-02743). The redacted document details seemingly third hand information that the Russian government “had been seeking prominent members of the Donald Trump campaign...
  • San Francisco stay-at-home order extended 'indefinitely' mayor says

    05/28/2020 3:12:37 PM PDT · by BackRoads775 · 102 replies ^ | 29 May 2020 | Unknown
    SAN FRANCISCO (KTVU) - San Francisco is chartering its on course on how to reopen, differentiating itself from the five Bay Area counties it once stood aligned with on how to move forward in the COVID-19 fight. Mayor London Breed announced at a news conference on Thursday that the city's current stay-at-home order, which was set to expire on Sunday, would be extended "indefinitely."
  • Contact Tracing is Orwellian: Government Will Track You and Everyone Near You – For the Greater Good

    05/28/2020 3:06:58 PM PDT · by A44MAGNUT · 46 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 05/28/2020 | Joe Hoft
    They will track you and tell you what you can and cannot do. You will be a puppet of the state. You must do what they say for the greater good. Freedom will be lost forever.
  • WATCH LIVE: FBI Holds Press Conference on George Floyd Death Investigation

    05/28/2020 2:29:39 PM PDT · by McGruff · 127 replies
    Breaking 911 ^ | May 28, 2020
    FBI and state law enforcement provide a statement on the investigation into the death of George Floyd.
  • ‘We’re Going To Make Sure That This Prosecution Goes Down’: Rev. Al Sharpton Seeks Justice During George Floyd Vigil

    05/28/2020 2:24:02 PM PDT · by ButThreeLeftsDo · 36 replies ^ | 5/28/20 | WCCO
    On Thursday afternoon, Rev. Al Sharpton held a prayer vigil at the site where George Floyd died after he was pinned to the ground by Minneapolis police officers. Sharpton, a civil rights leader and Baptist minister, has previously spoken on the topic of police violence against African-Americans – notably about the death of Eric Garner, who was choked to death by an NYPD officer in 2014. Garner’s last words, just like Floyd’s, were “I can’t breathe.” Standing amidst a crowd on the corner of 38th Street and Chicago Avenue, Sharpton was joined by Garner’s mother, Gwen Carr. In 2014, Sharpton...
  • NBC Bans Reporters From Using The Word ‘Riot’ In Coverage Of Minnesota Riots

    05/28/2020 12:34:34 PM PDT · by kevcol · 105 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | May 28, 2020 | William Davis
    NBC is prohibiting reporters from using the word “riot” in its coverage of violent outbursts in Minnesota that have occurred in response to the killing of George Floyd. “While the situation on the ground in Minneapolis is fluid, and there has been violence, it is most accurate at this time to describe what is happening there as ‘protests’–not riots,” NBC host Craig Melvin wrote on Twitter Thursday.
  • The Pandemic Is the Right Time to Defund the Police

    05/28/2020 12:16:32 PM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 18 replies
    New Republic ^ | May 28, 2020 | MELISSA GIRA GRANT
    The pandemic has slowed much American police work, but police are still working. “As of May 17, 375 people had been shot and killed by on-duty police officers in 2020—about the same rate as other recent years despite the coronavirus pandemic,” Wesley Lowery, who helped track killings at The Washington Post, observed on Tuesday. Just a day before, a 46-year-old black man named George Floyd was killed by a white Minneapolis police officer who pinned him to the ground, kneeling on his neck for five minutes. Floyd’s last words were captured in a video on Facebook: “Don’t kill me” and...