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Molly Brodak, Poet and Memoirist of Her Father’s Crimes, Dies at 39

NYTimes.com Thursday, 19 March 2020
Her father, Joseph Brodak, robbed 11 banks in and around Detroit when she was a teenager. But his crimes were just the jumping off point for her unsparing memoir.

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Manuel 'Matty' Moroun, controversial bridge owner and trucking magnate, dies at 93

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Eminem slams Drew Brees, people who refuse to wear masks in new Kid Cudi song

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Boston Bans Facial Recognition After Misidentification From The Technology [Video]

Boston Bans Facial Recognition After Misidentification From The Technology

The Boston City Council unanimously approved an ordinance that will ban face tracking. This includes the purchase and use of facial recognition technology by city officials and police. Detroit police arrested and interrogated a man after facial recognition incorrectly identified him. Local bans on facial recognition, like this Boston ordinance, will undercut big tech efforts. It will stop facial recognition acceptance and reform at the federal level.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:36Published
Trump says national guard ‘cut through’ protests ‘like butter’ [Video]

Trump says national guard ‘cut through’ protests ‘like butter’

Protesters defied curfews and threats of military force on Wednesday in nationwide protests across police brutality, while President Donald Trump touted the use of the National Guard to tamp down unrest. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 02:03Published

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