Liz Baker

Liz Baker appears in the following:

Disinformation Fuels Distrust And Even Violence At All Levels Of Government

Monday, March 01, 2021

Political scientists say growing acceptance of unfounded conspiracy theories is fueling disengagement and distrust in democratic institutions, an effect that is trickling down to local politics.

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Protest March Follows Decision Not To Indict Rochester Police In Black Man's Death

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

A grand jury in New York declined to bring charges against police officers involved with the death of Daniel Prude. Body camera footage of his death sparked weeks of protests last summer.

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Rochester Police Officers, Who Pepper-Sprayed Girl, Are Suspended

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

Police officers in Rochester, N.Y., who handcuffed and pepper-sprayed a 9-year-old girl in distress after a family dispute, are suspended — following the release of body-cam footage of the ordeal.

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Pride And Excitement At Howard University, Harris' Alma Mater

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Howard marching band members and dancers are thrilled to escort Vice President Harris during the inauguration parade. "I honestly can't believe it's happening," one student said.

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Election 2020: Cities And Businesses Prepare For Post-Election Unrest, Violence

Monday, November 02, 2020

Across the country, there are growing concerns that the bitterness and animosity over the presidential election will not end when the polls close.

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Breonna Taylor's Family Speaks Out After Grand Jury's Decision

Friday, September 25, 2020

The family of Breonna Taylor spoke publicly on Friday for the first time since a Kentucky grand jury declined to indict any of the officers directly in her death.

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Rochester Officers Suspended Over Death Of Daniel Prude

Friday, September 04, 2020

The mayor of Rochester, N.Y., has ordered the immediate suspension of seven police officers over the death of Daniel Prude, a Black man who died after being restrained during his arrest in March.

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Rochester, N.Y., Police Officers Involved In Daniel Prude's Death Are Suspended

Thursday, September 03, 2020

The seven officers involved in Daniel Prude's death have been suspended a day after Prude's family released the video of his March encounter with Rochester, N.Y., city police.

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Daniel Prude's Death Ruled A Homicide. He Was Restrained By Police

Thursday, September 03, 2020

There's outraged over the death of Daniel Prude in Rochester, N.Y., which happened in March. Body camera footage from his encounter with police was released Wednesday.

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Crowdsourced Border Wall Donors Disturbed By Fraud And Money Laundering Charges

Friday, August 21, 2020

Some donors have gotten their money back after contributing to "We Build the Wall." Former Trump adviser Steve Bannon and other officials at the nonprofit are accused of bilking donors.

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Trump's Plan To Pardon Susan B. Anthony Angers Those Who Protect Her Legacy

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

President Trump said he would pardon suffragist Susan B. Anthony, who was arrested after voting illegally in 1872. But the move got a mixed reaction in Rochester, N.Y., where she did much of her work.

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Cities Prepare For Fewer Tourists On Memorial Day Weekend Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Friday, May 22, 2020

Hundreds of towns across the country are wondering what to expect as the coronavirus pandemic effects Memorial Day weekend tourism.

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The People Flying During The Pandemic And How Airlines Are Trying To Protect Them

Sunday, May 10, 2020

Planes are carrying medical personnel, essential workers and people returning from abroad or visiting critically ill relatives. Airlines are blocking middle seats and taking other safety measures.

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As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Many Still Wary

Saturday, May 02, 2020

As local officials begin lifting coronavirus stay-at-home orders, individuals also consider what feels safe to them. We asked people around the country how they will make those decisions.

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Have You Been Denied Re-Entry To Your Nursing Home After Hospitalization?

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Have you been refused reentry to a nursing home or care facility after hospitalization for respiratory issues? Share your stories with us.

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America's Mental Health Crisis Hidden Behind Bars

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Overcrowding, understaffing and poor treatment for inmates with mental health issues held in Los Angeles jails underscore growing failures in America's mental health and justice systems.

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A Latin American Christmas Tradition Takes On New Meaning Along The Border

Sunday, December 15, 2019

The posada is a holiday tradition of re-enacting Mary and Joseph's search for shelter in Bethlehem. Along the U.S. border with Mexico, it's evolved into a commentary on immigration policy.

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With Help From Friends And Family, Glen Campbell Says 'Adiós'

Saturday, June 10, 2017

His daughter Ashley Campbell and producer Carl Jackson reflect on the joy and laughter that went into making his final album, recorded a year after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's.

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Her Violin Stolen, A Prodigy's World Became 'Unstrung'

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Min Kym had found her perfect partner in a 1696 Stradivarius — until it was snatched in a London cafe. She comes to terms with the loss in her new memoir, Gone: A Girl, A Violin, A Life Unstrung.

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Ladies And Gentlemen, The Revolution: Prince's Band On Reuniting And Healing

Sunday, April 30, 2017

The band that backed Prince during the Purple Rain era is on tour celebrating his music. Members Wendy Melvoin, Bobby Z. and Doctor Fink say it helps them — and audiences — to process their grief.

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