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Cops raid the wrong apartment, tie down innocent 75-year-old woman

Ruth Hunter / WTVR screenshot

A Virginia grandmother still has nightmares of the wrongful police raid conducted on her apartment on the morning of April 10, at which time several officers tied her up and questioned her in connection with an ongoing drug investigation.

Sicko cop shoots Texas man’s dog on sight

4:08 PM 04/23/2014

An East Texas man is sad and furious after a sheriff's deputy shot his dog, Candy, without provocation.

Fearing outrage, Azusa Pacific cancels libertarian scholar Charles Murray’s speech

9:47 PM 04/22/2014

Azusa Pacific University, a private, Christian University in Los Angeles, California, canceled a planned address by famed libertarian scholar Charles Murray out of concern that his talk might upset "faculty and students of color."

PR disaster: #MyNYPD flooded with police brutality pics

9:24 PM 04/22/2014

What was intended as a feel-good public relations move by the New York Police Department has turned into an outpouring of very real--and very hilarious--community anger about police brutality.

Scalia calls Supreme Court ruling ‘a freedom-destroying cocktail’

2:53 PM 04/22/2014

Never one to mince words, Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia issued a scathing dissent Tuesday, claiming that the majority ruling in a recent search-and-seizure case "serves up a freedom-destroying cocktail consisting of two parts patent falsity."

Foes of affirmative action win big at Supreme Court

2:02 PM 04/22/2014

The Supreme Court has upheld Michigan's citizen-enacted ban on affirmative action, establishing the right of states to ban racial discrimination in university admissions.

ABQ police, criticized for brutality, kill a THIRD suspect

10:02 AM 04/22/2014

An Albuquerque, N.M., police officer shot and killed a suspect --- the third in five weeks --- at a time when the city's police department is perhaps the most scrutinized in the country due to its brutal tactics, which have caused 24 deaths since 2010.

Caught on camera: Cop kicking kids during a soccer game

10:23 PM 04/21/2014

A Texas police department is investigating a mean-spirited officer who was caught on camera tripping and shoving students as they ran onto a soccer field to celebrate their team's state championship victory.

Why are the cops punishing Common Core opponents?

9:53 PM 04/21/2014

A school district asked the police to prohibit certain students from setting foot on school property because their parents had privacy concerns about Common Core-aligned standardized testing, and wished to opt their kids out.

‘Game of Thrones’ review: Misery for all!

2:27 AM 04/21/2014

“Weddings have become more perilous than battles, it would seem.” -- Stannis Baratheon, "A Storm of Swords"

Elderly man calls for ambulance, violent cops beat him instead

2:20 AM 04/21/2014

An elderly Missouri man dialed 911 and asked for an ambulance to come and help his ailing wife. Instead, the police showed up, threw him to the ground, sat on his head and handcuffed him.

Prepare for outrage: Far left judges allow destruction of college debate clubs because RACISM

9:54 AM 04/20/2014

Several college debate clubs that feature members preoccupied with minority issues have decided the traditional tournament format promotes white privilege. They have responded by refusing to play by the official rules, ignoring time limits and rebutting their opponents with rap and spoken-word poetry.

Analysis: Colleges invited WAY MORE Dems than Reps to speak

5:20 PM 04/18/2014

Spring commencement season is here: A time for colleges and universities to invite notable alumni, politicians, journalists and entertainers to address the graduating class of 2014.

Peoria mayor orders police raid over Twitter joke

1:58 PM 04/18/2014

Not one to tolerate Internet humor, Peoria mayor Jim Ardis sent police to raid the home of a suspected prankster who had set up a fake Twitter account that mocked Ardis.

Prof’s love for ‘Game of Thrones,’ earns suspension from idiotic admin

11:10 PM 04/17/2014

An administrator at Bergen Community College suspended a professor for posting a picture of his daughter wearing a "Game of Thrones" T-shirt on social media. The shirt depicted a GOT quote about fire-breathing dragons that the administrator interpreted as a threat.

Harry Reid: Cliven Bundy and supporters are ‘domestic terrorists’

4:32 PM 04/17/2014

While many have condemned the strong-arming and pseudo-military tactics of the Bureau of Labor Management in its standoff with Cliven Bundy, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Nevada Democrat, reserved his criticism for the Bundy family and their many supporters -- which he labelled domestic terrorists.

School suspends 10th-grader for having bright yellow squirt gun

2:46 PM 04/17/2014

Zero tolerance strikes again: A Maine high school suspended a 10th-grader for possessing a lookalike firearm after a bright yellow squirt gun fell out of his backpack.

Koch brothers unite right and left, sponsor panel on prison reform

10:47 AM 04/17/2014

The Koch brothers, known for spending millions of dollars to elect Republicans and promote limited government conservatism, sponsored a bipartisan panel Wednesday on criminal justice reform.

Cop beats up model Air Force captain in his own home, issues arrest weeks later

12:33 AM 04/17/2014

An Air Force captain discovered he was banned from Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey, California, due to pending charges against him from a previous encounter with a cop who had tried to arrest him for entering his own home.