Developments in tensions between police and communities
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Developments in tensions between police and communities

  Killings of unarmed black men by white police officers in the past year have touched off a national debate about police conduct, which has only escalated as additional interactions between police and suspects — lethal or otherwise — are captured on video by law enforcement or civilians. Here are some recent developments. ___ DETROIT-AREA … Continue reading

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Awesome! ‘Lego Dimensions’ combining bricks and franchises
Business / Games / U.S. News

Awesome! ‘Lego Dimensions’ combining bricks and franchises

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — The creators of the “Lego” video games are building their own rendition of a toys-to-life franchise. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games unveiled plans Thursday, Apr. 9, for “Lego Dimensions,” a game and toy line combining real-world Lego bricks and figures with virtual game worlds depicted on screen. It’s similar … Continue reading

APNewsBreak: 9,000 Mainers lose food stamps under new rules
Politics / U.S. News

APNewsBreak: 9,000 Mainers lose food stamps under new rules

  AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — More than 9,000 Maine residents have been removed from the state’s food stamp program since Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s administration began enforcing work and volunteer requirements late last year, officials said. The number of people that have been dropped from the program has exceeded even the administration’s expectations. About 12,000 … Continue reading