The Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether Tesla Motors Inc. breached securities laws by failing to disclose a fatal crash in May involving an electric car that was driving itself, a person familiar with the matter said, heightening scrutiny of how the Silicon Valley company handled the information.
The Army has warned its troops stationed in the United States to avoid more than three dozen specific U.S. cities on Friday because of alleged anti-police protests that could turn violent. Continue reading “U.S. Army Warns Soldiers to Stay Away from Nearly 30 U.S. Cities on Friday because of ‘Day of Rage’ Protests that Could Turn Violent”
An attacker killed at least 73 people and injured scores when he drove a truck at high speed into a crowd watching Bastille Day fireworks in the French Riviera city of Nice late on Thursday, local media quoted officials as saying. Continue reading “Nice Police Kill Driver of Terror Truck; Soldiers Deploy in the Streets”
After Roland Martin called out Wendy Williams for her comments about historically black colleges and the NAACP, she invited the journalist to visit her daytime talk show — where he provided what one viewer called a “Black History lesson.” Continue reading “Roland Martin Goes On the Wendy Williams Show to Help Her Understand Why Her Comments Were Offensive”
ISIS is celebrating the apparent terrorist attack in Nice, France, on Thursday as retaliation for the death of Abu Omar al-Shishani—the terror group’s so-called “minister of war”—who was killed earlier this year by coalition forces while fighting in Iraq. Continue reading “ISIS Celebrates Nice Attack as Revenge for Killing of Their ‘Minister of War’”
The Latest on a truck that drove into the crowd in Nice (all times local):
After discovering a familial link to a slave once owned by the Adams family in North Carolina, 44-year-old Detroit native Nkrumah Steward made an even more startling discovery. His 4th great grandmother had a baby with her owner, Joel Robert Adams. The Adams Plantation, now a bed & breakfast, is home to Robert Adams – who also happens to be a distant cousin of Nkrumah.
South Side mother stood next to her daughter Thursday for the first time in a Cook County courtroom since both were charged in the fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old girl in May. Continue reading “Chicago Mother and her 13-Year-Old Daughter Both Charged in Murder of Teenage Track Star”