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Franco Smith confirmed as Italy rugby head coach

South African Franco Smith has been confirmed as head coach of Italy's rugby team, the Italian rugby federation (FIR) announced on Saturday. Smith, 47, took over on a interim basis last November after predecessor Conor O'Shea resigned despite his contract running through to the end of May 2020. Smith will be supported by assistant coach Marius Goosen, with Giampiero De Carli in charge of forwards, Alessandro Troncon overseeing the backs, and Quintin Kruger and Giovanni Sanguin coordi...
Tags: News, Sports, Italy, Smith, Shea, Conor, FIR, Franco Smith, Marius Goosen, Giampiero De Carli, Alessandro Troncon, Quintin Kruger, Giovanni Sanguin

Police across U.S. speak out against Minneapolis custody death

By STEFANIE DAZIO LOS ANGELES  — Murder. Brutality. Reprehensible. Indefensible. Police nationwide, in unequivocal and unprecedented language, have condemned the actions of Minneapolis police in the custody death of a handcuffed black man who cried for help as an officer knelt on his neck, pinning him to the pavement for at least eight minutes. But some civil rights advocates say their denunciations are empty words without meaningful reform behind them. Authorities say George Floyd was detained ...
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What Miami Can Expect From Chan Gailey's Offense

Out with Chad O'Shea and in with Chan Gailey as the Miami Dolphins offensive coordinator. Immediately following the 2019 season, O'Shea was fired and was replaced by Gailey. It was recently reported that O'Shea's derived New England offense
Tags: News, Miami, Miami Dolphins, New England, Shea, Gailey, Chad O Shea, Chan Gailey

Herdman Faces High Stakes In Job At Helm Of DC DOJ Office

The U.S. Attorney’s Office at the center of President Trump’s politicization of the Justice Department will soon have a new boss. His name is Justin Herdman, and he’s currently the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, in Cleveland. Attorney General Bill Barr praised Herdman’s appointment earlier this week, as he continues to oversee a range of investigations into Trump’s political opponents and after having interfered in two cases to benefit friends of the President. The stakes fo...
Tags: News, White House, Fbi, Gop, New York Times, Ohio, Cleveland, District Of Columbia, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Brown, Eastern District of Michigan, Flynn, Roger Stone, Shea

Justice Dept. Unit That Prosecuted Roger Stone Is Reorganized

The overhaul of a division of the U.S. attorney’s office in Washington came at the end of a brief tenure as head of the office by a longtime adviser to Attorney General William P. Barr.
Tags: News, Washington, Justice Department, Legal Profession, Trump, Shea, Stone, Justice Dept, Barr, Appointments and Executive Changes, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States Attorneys, Roger J Jr, William P, Timothy J (1960-

Report: Dolphins thought Chad O'Shea's offense was too compex

Former Dolphins offensive coordinator Chad O'Shea was in the middle of his exit interview with quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, when head coach Brian Flores had someone interrupt, to break the news that it would be O'Shea's exit interview as w
Tags: News, Shea, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Former Dolphins, Brian Flores, Chad O Shea

Trump Nominates Cleveland US Attorney To DC Post, Overseeing Flynn Case

President Trump nominated a permanent U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia on Monday, naming current U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio Justin Herdman to the position. The move brings acting U.S. Attorney for D.C. Timothy Shea’s brief, fraught tenure to an end, while putting Herdman in charge of a U.S. Attorney’s Office that’s seen politicized intervention from Attorney General Bill Barr to benefit two associates of the President’s. The office has jurisdiction over some of ...
Tags: News, New York City, Ukraine, Gop, Connecticut, Ohio, Cleveland, District Of Columbia, Doj, Wall Street Journal, Justice Department, Pittsburgh, Trump, Brown, Flynn, Roger Stone

Far-Right WA Rep Matt Shea Skips Ballot Deadline After Being Shunned By Colleagues

Months after being shunned by his colleagues over a damaging report on his involvement with the far-right militia movement, Washington state representative Matt Shea will not appear on the ballot for re-election in 2020 after 11 years as a legislator. Friday’s filing deadline to appear on November’s ballot came and went without any word from Shea on his House seat, local Washington outlets reported. Shea did file, however, to run for the neighborhood-level role of Republican precinct captain....
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Ex-FBI official reportedly undercut DOJ's argument for dropping the Flynn case, and nobody's informed the judge

Allies of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, up to and including President Trump, have pointed to a handwritten February 2017 note by Bill Priestap, then the FBI's counterterrorism director, to argue that FBI agents set out to trick Flynn into lying about his conversations with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak before Trump's inauguration. Attorney General William Barr said FBI agents intended to "lay a perjury trap." Acting U.S. Attorney Timothy Shea, Barr's long time a...
Tags: Texas, News, America, Fbi, New York Times, Fox News, National Security, Times, Doj, Justice Department, Trump, Flynn, Shea, Sullivan, Burr, Barr

NYPD Commissioner Denies Racial Bias in Coronavirus Social Distancing Policing

Dermot F. Shea acknowledged racial disparities in the enforcement of pandemic-related rules but said they did not stem from “racist policing.”
Tags: News, Police, Bill, Police Brutality, De Blasio, Shea, Misconduct and Shootings, Race and Ethnicity, Police Department (NYC, Dermot F (1969-, Dermot F Shea, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV

Willie Mays at 89: ‘My Thing Is Keep Talking and Keep Moving’

As the coronavirus pandemic keeps him homebound, the greatest living baseball player is missing visits to the ballpark, as well as opportunities to promote a new book on his life.
Tags: News, Willie Mays, Baseball, Shea, Willie, Mays, Books and Literature, John (Journalist

Federal judge orders Danbury warden to start "evaluating inmates with COVID-19 risk factors for home confinement and other forms of release"

As reported in this local press piece, a "federal court gave a victory Tuesday night to about 1,000 inmates at the federal prison in Danbury who charged in a class action suit late last month that they are being confined in unconstitutionally dangerous conditions because authorities have failed to release prisoners to home confinement and take other steps to stem the spread of the coronavirus in the institution."  Here is more about this new ruling: U.S. District Judge Michael Shea issued an or...
Tags: Law, Congress, United States, Bureau, Shea, Danbury, Barr, ECF, Danbury Federal Correctional Institution, Bureau of Prisons, Douglas A Berman, Danbury Connecticut, FCI, William Barr, Michael Shea, FCI Danbury

Ex-Justice Dept. Officials Lash Out at Barr Over Flynn and Stone Cases

The attorney general’s interventions damaged the Justice Department, argued the former officials, who were directly involved in the cases of the two Trump allies.
Tags: News, Attorneys General, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Flynn, Jonathan, Shea, Stone, Barr, McCord, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Kravis, Mary B, Michael T

8 Years of Bergevin Has Habs Fans Divided

Marc Bergevin is one of the most controversial and enigmatic general managers (GM) in recent Montreal Canadiens’ history. So controversial in fact that he has single-handedly divided one of the most passionate fanbases in hockey. Fans either love him or hate him and there are very few in between. Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz) What makes him so controversial? Mostly how the media and fanbase have reacted to some of his more high-pr...
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Bill Barr Twisted My Words in Dropping the Flynn Case. Here’s the Truth.

The F.B.I.’s interview of Mr. Flynn was constitutional, lawful and for a legitimate counterintelligence purpose.
Tags: News, Russia, United States, Attorneys General, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Mike, Flynn, Shea, Pence, Barr, Yates, Donald J, Michael T, Sally Q (1960-

Dropping of Flynn Case Heightens Fears of Justice Dept. Politicization

Across the country, rank-and-file prosecutors cringed at another extraordinary intervention by Attorney General William P. Barr.
Tags: News, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Wray, Flynn, Shea, Barr, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Michael T, Presidential Election of 2020, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, Christopher A, William P, Timothy J (1960-

'Never Seen Anything Like This': Experts Question Dropping of Flynn Prosecution

WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department's decision to drop the criminal case against Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, even though he had twice pleaded guilty to lying to investigators, was extraordinary and had no obvious precedent, a range of criminal law specialists said Thursday."I've been practicing for more time than I care to admit and I've never seen anything like this," said Julie O'Sullivan, a former federal prosecutor who now te...
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‘Never Seen Anything Like This’: Experts Question Dropping of Flynn Prosecution

Abandoning the case is the latest step in a pattern of dismantling the work of the Russia investigators. A former prosecutor likened it to eating the department from the inside out.
Tags: News, Russia, Justice Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Trump, Flynn, Shea, Barr, Presidential Election of 2016, Donald J, Michael T, Presidential Election of 2020, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel, William P, Timothy J (1960-, Flynn Prosecution

Michael Flynn Confessed. Justice Department Now Says It Doesn’t Care.

It may not be a pardon. But the Justice Department has dropped charges against Donald Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI.Retired Army Lt. Gen. Flynn, an important figure in the war on terror who gave Trump’s 2016 run military validation, will avoid prison time after the Justice Department provided a deliverance on Thursday that Flynn had long sought. It is also the second redemption that Trump has provided the general, who served as his...
Tags: News, White House, Russia, America, Barack Obama, Iran, Fbi, Afghanistan, Hillary Clinton, Islam, Fox News, James Clapper, Cia, Department Of Justice, Republican Party, Benghazi

Protesters Say the NYPD Uses Social Distancing to Justify Coronavirus Crackdown

After the police broke up a demonstration in New York City on Sunday, activists expressed concern that safety orders were being used to curtail free speech.
Tags: News, New York City, Bill, Demonstrations, De Blasio, Cuomo, Shea, Andrew M, Protests and Riots, Manhattan (NYC, Civil Rights and Liberties, Dermot F (1969-, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV

NYC Police Union Claims ‘City Will Fall Apart’ Unless Cops Taken Off Social Distancing Enforcement

The New York City Police Benevolent Association, the city's largest police union, released a statement Monday arguing that officers should not be tasked with enforcing social distancing ordinances."The NYPD needs to get cops out of the social distancing enforcement business altogether," PBA president Patrick Lynch said in a statement. "As the weather heats up & the pandemic continues to unravel our social fabric, police officers should be allowed to focus on our core public safety mission. I...
Tags: News, Brooklyn, Patrick Lynch, Shea, PBA, NYC Police Union, Dermot Shea, New York City Police Benevolent Association

Exclusive Dreamkatcher Clip With Radha Mitchell & Henry Thomas

Exclusive Dreamkatcher clip with Radha Mitchell & Henry Thomas Screen Media has shared an exclusive clip with from its upcoming horror-thriller Dreamkatcher starring Radha Mitchell (Silent Hill, The Crazies) and Henry Thomas (The Haunting of Hill House, Ouija: Origin of Evil), which can be viewed in the player below! Click here to pre-order the film now! RELATED: Mike Flanagan Offers Update on The Haunting of Bly Manor The film, written by Dan V. Shea from a story by Shea an...
Tags: Movies, Manhattan, Kerry, Taylor, Silver Lake, Mitchell, Thomas, HARRIS, Shea, Radha Mitchell, Joseph Bishara, Henry Thomas, Mike Flanagan, ComingSoon, Lin Shaye, Radha Mitchell Silent Hill

CS Interview: Michael Shannon on Crime Thriller The Quarry

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Michael Shannon on crime thriller The Quarry got the chance to chat with two-time Oscar nominee Michael Shannon (Knives Out) to discuss his latest film, the upcoming neo-noir crime thriller The Quarry in which he stars alongside Shea Whigham (Joker). The Scott Teems-helmed film is available now on digital platforms and VOD. You can grab your copy here! RELATED: The Quarry Trailer Starring Shea Whigham & Michael Shannon From the novel by Dam...
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Why a Drop in Domestic Violence Reports Might Not Be a Good Sign

As the coronavirus forces people to stay home, reports of domestic violence are falling in New York City, alarming the authorities.
Tags: News, New York City, Domestic Violence, Shea, Katz, Melinda R, Safe Horizon, Dermot F (1969-, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV

New York Has Seen Worst of Coronavirus but Testing Is Major Roadblock to Reopening

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday he is “cautiously optimistic” that the state has seen the worst of the coronavirus pandemic as the rate of hospitalizations appeared to plateau and the number of patients on ventilators dropped for the first time since the outbreak began last month. However, New York is still weeks away from returning to normal life, Cuomo said, as re-opening the state will rely on the development of “millions and millions” of antibody tests that don’t exist.“We are cautiou...
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Virus’s Toll on N.Y. Police: 1 in 6 Officers Is Out Sick

“It’s a worst-case scenario across the board,” one sergeant said. The virus has strained the Police Department even as it has been asked to help enforce rules to slow its spread.
Tags: News, Police, New York City, Shea, Police Department, Dermot F (1969-, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Sergeants Benevolent Assn

NHL Rumors: Oilers, Rangers, Blue Jackets, College Free Agents, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there are rumors the New York Rangers have been trying to trade for Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins. How realistic is that deal? There is some college free agent buzz and are the Columbus Blue Jackets looking to trade one of their No. 1 goaltenders? Nugent-Hopkins to the New York Rangers? Larry Brooks of the New York Post noted in a recent mailbag segment, that he’d heard lots of rumors about the New York Rangers trading for Edmonton Oilers cente...
Tags: New York Post, Sport, North Dakota, Rangers, Ncaa, Hockey, NHL, Vegas, New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks, Edmonton Oilers, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Oilers, Blackhawks, Brooks, Columbus Blue Jackets

Summer Fridays Lip Butter Balm Is A Vanilla Flavored And That’s All I Had to Hear

My hands are dry, my forehead in flaky, and my lips are super dry. This staying inside thing is just not working out for me. I can’t figure out exactly why my skin is so dry lately! I’m blaming steam heat. It’s been chilly in New York (last night it went down to 33 degrees) and I all the steam heat is just doing a number on my skin I guess. Summer Fridays has a new Lip Butter Balm and they had me when they said it was vanilla flavored. Doesn’t it feel like every single lip balm and treatmen...
Tags: New York, Beauty, Shea, Spring Collections 2020

PA Man ‘Upset Over Coronavirus’ Shoots Girlfriend Before Turning Gun on Himself: Cops

A Pennsylvania man “extremely upset” about losing his job amidst the coronavirus pandemic allegedly shot his girlfriend, before turning the gun on himself in an attempted murder-suicide, authorities said Wednesday.The Wilson Borough Police Department said in a statement to The Daily Beast that Roderick Bliss IV, 38, attempted to fatally shoot his girlfriend with a semi-automatic pistol on Monday afternoon, before dying by suicide, after he “had become increasingly upset over the COVID-19 pandemi...
Tags: New York, News, Bliss, Pennsylvania, United States, Wilson, Luke, Shea, New York Police, National Domestic Violence Hotline, Northampton County, Judy Harris Kluger, Sanctuary For Families, Dermot Shea, Kluger, Wilson Borough Police Department