Author: Ben Beckers

Unlawful use of force

A Louisiana officer had used a stun gun on a cuffed 67-year-old man for yelling while being detained. The man who had been tazed is Izell Richardson, who said he had been trying to get into his house through the window because he lost his key. The cops were called by his sister who thought someone was trying to break […]

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Chicago shooting suspect will survive

The suspect who shot a seven-year-old Jasalyn Adams was shot by law enforcement but will survive. He had shot the seven-year-old while she was waiting in the Mcdonald’s drive-thru with her dad. The suspect crashed his car while fleeing and then tried to hijack a car from a family but was confronted by the police and shot several times. It […]

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U.S. lifts pause on J and J vaccine

The pause of the Johnson and Johnson will end soon due to a majority vote by the CDC. Following the resume, the FDA has now put up new warnings around the vaccine and how it can cause blood clots in adult women under the ages of 50 years old. The vaccines will be given out as soon as the CDC […]

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Carlton County Crash

Two women died in a single vehicle car crash on Highway 23 in Carlton County, Tuesday evening … The crash happened when the driver went into the shoulder, oversteered to correct and rolled the vehicle into a tree…  The two Victims were 35 year old Angela Severson and 36 year old Jennifer Bokusky… 

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NHL Ref Fired

Former NHL referee Tim Peel was fired by the league on Wednesday… The referees voice was picked up during a game between the Nashville Predators and Detroit Red Wings…  He had said “it wasn’t much but I wanted to get an early penalty against against Nashville”…  Many players weighed in on the situation saying it was a first for him […]

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Vaccinating Broadway Theatre workers

 This afternoon mayor Blasio of New York city revealed the plans to make a COVID vaccination site on broadway…  The site will be strictly reserved for theatre workers in efforts to help reopen theatre’s by fall this year but could expand eligibility…  There will also be more pop up COVID testing sites that will accompany the new vaccination site opening […]

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Porsche is working on its own synthetic fuel

Porsche has already entered the electric car market with its all-new Taycan. Porsche has further plans to stick with combustion engines as well. They say they are working on their own fuel that has the potential to burn as clean as electric vehicles and have the same carbon footprint. The claims surrounding this synthetic fuel are that there is no […]

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Do’s and Don’ts after vaccination

According to the CDC, after you get the vaccination you may attend small events with all vaccinated people in private. If you are in public you should still wear a mask, avoid large events and continue social distancing. Those who are vaccinated should still take the same precautions that they did before. Those who have undergone only one dose of […]

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21 states making an effort to sue Biden for pulling the permits of the keystone pipeline

Attorney Generals from 21 states are suing the Biden administration for pulling the permits of 12,000 mile long keystone pipeline. The states argue that revoking the permit is a “regulation of interstate and international commerce” and can only be revoked like all other statutes. That is if congress agrees through bicameralism. The attorneys general says the Biden administration has a […]

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