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‘It’s Going To Be Close’: CBS Sports’ Houston Nutt Previews #11 Kentucky Vs. #1 Georgia And 4 Other Games

(CBS Local Sports) – The college football season continues this week, with another full schedule of games on CBS and CBS Sports Network. Out of the SEC, #1 Georgia, who remains undefeated, faces another undefeated team in #11 Kentucky. Auburn also meets #17 Arkansas. In the Mountain West, #24 San Diego State looks to keep it going against San Jose State. Utah State plays UNLV, and Hawaii travels to Nevada. CBS’s Norm Elrod talked to CBS Sports’ Houston Nutt about the matchups. Auburn @ #17 Arkan...
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A federal judge in Texas said United must pause its vaccine mandate for employees seeking a medical or religious exemption

United Airlines A Texas judge told United it must pause its plan to put workers who requested an exemption on leave. The temporary order follows a lawsuit filed by 6 United employees who say the mandate is discriminatory. United defended its policy, saying vaccinations work and most of its US workforce has gotten one. A federal judge in Texas ordered United Airlines to temporarily pause its plan to put unvaccinated workers on leave if they requested a medical or religious exemption from c...
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Brush fire prompts closures of Highway 39 above Glendora in Angeles National Forest

A slow-moving three-acre brush fire sparked along Highway 39 in the Angeles National Forest on Monday evening, Aug. 23, prompting temporary road closures, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. The blaze was first reported around 9:30 p.m. near mile marker 29 along Highway 39, said Michael Pittman, spokesman for the Fire Department. The fire was moving at a slow rate of speed and the Angeles National Forest Service was taking over operations as of around 10:30 p.m., Pittman said. The fire ...
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Crews attack small brush fire along Highway 39 above Glendora in Angeles National Forest

A small, slow-moving brush fire sparked along Highway 39 in the Angeles National Forest on Monday evening, Aug. 23, prompting temporary road closures, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. The blaze was first reported at around 9:30 p.m. near mile marker 29 along Highway 39, said Michael Pittman, spokesman for the Fire Department. The fire was moving at a slow rate of speed and the Angeles National Forest Service was taking over operations as of around 10:30 p.m., Pittman said. The fire w...
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“No Vaccine, No Cosmetic Surgery”: Dr. Troy Pittman Talks About Vaccinations!

This piece is an “Op-Ed” type of article but it’s also a position statement.  Dr. Troy Pittman is a Board-Certifed Plastic Surgeon in Washington D.C. Dr. Pittman and his partner are very skilled surgeons. Like every physician I have talked to, Dr. Pittman and Dr. Somenek are concerned about Covid-19 and the Delta Variant .. […] The post “No Vaccine, No Cosmetic Surgery”: Dr. Troy Pittman Talks About Vaccinations! first appeared on LA-Story.com.
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The Rise Of a Secret Unaccountable Police Force in America

The Rise Of a Secret Unaccountable Police Force in America. IMG AAR Shutterstock USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Law enforcement is a state right. Our founders knew that concentrating too much power in any one federal agency – especially a law enforcement agency – could lead to a tyrannical police state. It was one of their greatest fears. After all, they knew a thing or two about tyranny, and it was something they wanted to avoid at all costs. As a result, today’s federal law enforcement agencies hav...
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The Capitol riot, 6 months on: Here are the missed warnings and failures that led to insurrection on US soil

Rioters at the US Capitol. NurPhoto/Getty On January 6, 2021, rioters stormed the Capitol and tarnished American democracy. Six months on, formal testimony, news reports, and investigations have made clear what went wrong. Missed warnings, botched plans, and poor leadership exacerbated the chaos that day. See more stories on Insider's business page. As Trump supporters arrived in Washington, DC, on January 6 to protest the certification of Joe Biden as the next president, 1,200 offic...
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Facebook and Matterport collaborate on realistic virtual training environments for AI

To train a robot to navigate a house, you either need to give it a lot of real time in a lot of real houses, or a lot of virtual time in a lot of virtual houses. The latter is definitely the better option, and Facebook and Matterport are working together to make thousands of virtual, interactive digital twins of real spaces available for researchers and their voracious young AIs. On Facebook’s side the big advance is in two parts: the new Habitat 2.0 training environment and the dataset they cre...
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Capitol Police officers described getting no help as they got attacked during the insurrection: 'We were betrayed'

A scene from the Capitol riot. Brent Stirton/Getty Images A bipartisan Senate report detailed failings of the US Capitol Police during the January 6 riot. Officers quoted in the report said they received little to no direction from senior staff that day. But the report found that USCP leadership had been monitoring plans to breach the Capitol for weeks. See more stories on Insider's business page. US Capitol Police officers have described feeling "betrayed" and receiving little to no ...
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Utah DOT pilots Blyncsy’s AI-powered road maintenance technology

If you drive past potholes and faded lane dividers on your morning commute to work, chances are you’ll continue to see such road blemishes until someone alerts the local department of transportation to the problem by filing a complaint. Utah-based startup Blyncsy wants to help governments be a bit more preemptive than that. The movement and data intelligence company is launching an AI-powered technology, called Payver, that will use crowd-sourced video data to give transport agencies up-to-da...
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Crews attack 100-acre brush fire near Lancaster

LANCASTER — Firefighters were making progress Sunday night at stopping the spread of a 100-acre brush fire in the Fairmont area near Lancaster. The fire was reported about 8 p.m. in the 20000 block of West Avenue D, said Los Angeles County Fire Department Dispatch Supervisor Michael Pittman. The National Weather Service reported just after 9 p.m. that wind gusts up to 45 mph were driving the fire but they decreased to 15 mph shortly thereafter. Firefighters were making “good progress,” Pittman s...
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The Capitol Police officer who died after Capitol attack was honored with a police procession

This image provided by the U.S. Capitol Police shows U.S. Capitol Police officer William “Billy” Evans, an 18-year veteran who was a member of the department's first responders unit. U.S. Capitol Police via AP Video shows officers a police procession honoring the officer who died at the Capitol attack on Friday. USCP officer William Evans died of his injuries after a car rammed into an outside barrier at the Capitol. Flags at the Capitol, White House, and other federal buildings were f...
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Pelosi ordered flags to be flown at half-staff after a Capitol Police officer died following car-ramming incident

The U.S. Capitol is seen past the Washington Monument as a flock of Geese fly over the National Mall on President's Day, February 15, 2021 in Washington, DC. Samuel Corum/Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff at the US Capitol on Friday. A US Capitol Police officer died after an incident where a man rammed two officers with a car at a security barrier. See more stories on Insider's business page. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has ordered f...
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See video footage of the scene where a car crashed into a barricade outside the Capitol

U.S. Capitol Police officers stand near a car that crashed into a barrier on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, April 2, 2021 Scott J. Applewhite/AP Two Capitol police officers were injured when a car crashed into a barrier outside the complex. Capitol Police one of the officers died from his injuries and a suspect died after being shot by law enforcement. See video footage of the scene. See more stories on Insider's business page. Two Capitol Police officers were injured, one fatal...
Tags: Politics, Washington, Senate, Trends, House, Fox News, Capitol Hill, Capitol Police, Capitol, National Guard, U S Capitol Police, Metropolitan Police Department, PITTMAN, US Capitol, Constitution Avenue, Jake Sherman


Police officer killed and suspect shot dead after vehicle attack at US Capitol

U.S. Capitol Police officers stand near a car that crashed into a barrier on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, April 2, 2021 Scott J. Applewhite/AP The United States Capitol went on lockdown on Friday afternoon after a car rammed a barricade. Capitol Police confirmed the car rammed into two officers in front of the barricade. One officer died and the other has been hospitalized. The suspect was shot and killed. See more stories on Insider's business page. The person who rammed a car ...
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A Capitol Police officer was suspended after a Hill staffer spotted a printout of anti-Semitic Protocols of the Elders of Zion at a checkpoint

A U.S. Capitol Police officer wears a mourning band over his badge following a police procession of the hearse carrying the casket of Brian Sicknick, U.S. Capitol Police Officer who died from injuries following the U.S. Capitol building siege on Wednesday, on January 10, 2021 in Washington, DC. Al Drago/Getty Images A Capitol Police officer appeared to have a copy of the Protocols of Elders of Zion at a checkpoint. A concerned congressional aide snapped a photo, and the officer is being in...
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Senate votes to confirm Deb Haaland as first Indigenous cabinet secretary – as it happened

Full report: Haaland confirmed as first Indigenous cabinet secretaryTwo men arrested for ‘bear spray’ assault on Capitol officer who later diedBiden, Harris and spouses embark on cross-country tourUS will cover 100% of cost for children to be vaccinatedRomney wants ‘economic and diplomatic boycott’ of OlympicsSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 12.05am GMT 11.32pm GMT A US Capitol police officer was suspended after antisemitic reading material was discovered nea...
Tags: Senate, Joe Biden, US news, US politics, HARRIS, Capitol, U S Capitol Police, PITTMAN, US Capitol, Office of Professional Responsibility, Deb Haaland, Haaland, Biden Administration, Coronavirus, Yogananda Pittman


House passes sweeping bills on voting rights and police reform – live

Capitol Police warn of possible breach plot todayAnalysis: most alleged Capitol rioters unconnected to groupsHouse passes most ambitious police reform effort in decadesBiden accuses Republican governors of ‘Neanderthal thinking’ over plans to reopenSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 1.23pm GMT Why are Federal forces on high alert in the Capitol today? Well, 4 March is a date that conspiracy theorists have cited as when former president Donald Trump will be swept bac...
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Capitol Police Chief Pittman says threats to Congress members up by 93.5% in first 2 months of 2021

Capitol Police acting Chief Yogananda Pittman testified before a House Appropriations subcommittee Wednesday that threats to members of...
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Threats against lawmakers surge 93%, acting Capitol police chief says

In a hearing on the Capitol attack, Pittman said: "the possibility of a similar incident occurring in the current environment is a very real and present danger."       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Militia attack groups want to ‘blow up Capitol’ police chief warns – video

In alarming testimony to a House subcommittee, the acting chief of Capitol police, Yogananda Pittman, said threats were circulating that directly targeted Joe Biden's first formal speech to a joint session of Congress – the date of which has not yet been announced.Militia groups involved in the 6 January insurrection want to stage another attack aiming to 'blow up' the complex and kill lawmakers, Pittman has warnedCapitol attack groups want to ‘blow up Capitol’ during Biden speech, police warn C...
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Chief warns: Militia groups want to ‘blow up the Capitol’

By Zachary Cohen, Marshall Cohen and Whitney Wild | CNN Acting US Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman warned Thursday that militia groups involved in the January 6 insurrection want to “blow up the Capitol” and “kill as many members as possible” when President Joe Biden addresses Congress. Pressed by House lawmakers to provide a timeline for removing the razorwire fencing and other enhanced security measures installed after the US Capitol attack, Pittman said law enforcement remains concerned...
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Capitol Security Leaders Provide First Testimony On Events Of Jan. 6

Today for the first time, current leaders of the relevant law enforcement entities — the Capitol police, sergeant at arms — will come before Congress to answer questions on the January 6 attack. The hearing, before the Legislative Branch subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee, is a complement to one held in the Senate on Tuesday where lawmakers got to grill the former Capitol police chief and sergeants at arms. The Senate hearing was replete with finger pointing and some GOP consp...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, Gop, Capitol Police, Capitol, House Appropriations Committee, PITTMAN, Legislative Branch, Kate Riga, Yogananda Pittman


Acting US Capitol police chief says the force is maintaining 'enhanced' presence for possible threats during the State of the Union address

In this Feb. 2, 2021 file photo, acting U.S. Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman pays respects to U.S. Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool The acting Capitol Police chief said the force is readying for any threats to the State of the Union. Yogananda Pittman told lawmakers the force is maintaining an "enhanced" position for the event. The date of the 2021 State of the Union has not yet been set.  Visit th...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Senate, Trends, Joe Biden, House, Department Of Justice, Biden, Capitol Police, US supreme court, State Of The Union, Capitol, U S Capitol Police, Metropolitan Police Department, PITTMAN, Senate Rules Committee


Colts' Michael Pittman Jr. explains why he won't give his No. 11 jersey to new teammate Carson Wentz

Pittman, by the way, believes Indy has a 'stable quarterback situation' after their big trade
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Capitol Police officers issued votes of no confidence against top leaders following their response to the Capitol riot

Riot police clear the hallway inside the Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images US Capitol Police officers issued votes of no confidence in its top leaders, CNN reported. The vote follows the deadly riot at the Capitol by a pro-Trump mob on January 6. Dozens of officers were injured in the riot and one was killed.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Officers on the US Capitol Police force issued a no-co...
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19 current and former officers open up about the disastrous response to the Capitol insurrection

Police try to hold back rioters trying to storm the Capitol and halt a joint session of the 117th Congress, January 6, 2021. Kent Nishimura / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images The assault on the Capitol building on January 6 shocked the world, and put many US lawmakers at risk. Protests in the District of Columbia are nothing new, but the response to events leading up to the January 6 riots have left many, including Capitol Police, upset. Many Capitol Police members told ProPublica how th...
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GOP Senator attempts to blame Nancy Pelosi, not Trump, for the Capitol riot as impeachment trial looms

Sen. Ron Johnson speaking to Fox News on February 7. Fox News GOP Sen. Ron Johnson suggested that Nancy Pelosi bore responsibility for the Capitol riot.  Johnson claimed that Trump's impeachment is being used to "deflect" blame from Pelosi.  Trump's impeachment trial, where he is accused of inciting insurrection, starts Tuesday. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin claimed Sunday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was to blame for th...
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Officials in the District of Columbia slapped down a proposal to install permanent fencing around the US Capitol

Razor wire and fences still surround the United States Capitol building at sunrise a few days after the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Jeremy Hogan/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images DC officials oppose the proposal to permanently keep a fence around the Capitol.  The fence was put up days after supports of Trump stormed the Capitol.  On Thursday, the acting Capitol Police chief suggested that fixture permanently remains as a means to protect la...
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Cicely Tyson, groundbreaking actress, dies at 96

By Hillel Italie and Mark Kennedy | Associated PressNEW YORK — Cicely Tyson, the pioneering Black actor who gained an Oscar nomination for her role as the sharecropper's wife in "Sounder," a Tony Award in 2013 at age 88 and touched TV viewers' hearts in "The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman," died Thursday at age 96.Tyson's death was announced by her family, via her manager Larry Thompson, who did not immediately provide additional details."With heavy heart, the family of Miss Cice...
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