Liz Baker

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The Death Toll From Ida's Severe Weather Continues To Rise

Friday, September 03, 2021

Hurricane Ida and its remnants left a path of destruction from Louisiana to the Northeast. Communities are assessing the damage, and prepping for a hurricane season that hasn't reached its peak.

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At Least 4 Nursing Home Residents Have Died After Hurricane Ida Evacuation

Thursday, September 02, 2021

Four nursing home residents in Louisiana have died after being evacuated to another facility ahead of Hurricane Ida. Health officials are investigating reports of unsafe conditions at the site.

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At The Olympics, Sport Climbing Is Full Of Unknowns For Athletes And Fans

Monday, August 02, 2021

Sport climbing is new to the Olympic Games and seeks to find the best all-around athlete in three very different disciplines. Here's what (and who) to watch.

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The Truth Is (Still) Out There In 'UFO Capital' Roswell, New Mexico

Saturday, June 05, 2021

People in "the UFO capital of the world" are eagerly anticipating the release of a Defense Department report on its investigations into Unexplained Aerial Phenomena. As always, some see a cover-up.

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What Went Wrong: Analysis Of Police Handcuffing, Pepper-Spraying 9-Year-Old Girl

Tuesday, March 09, 2021

Experts review Rochester, N.Y., police body camera video of a recent encounter of white officers with a Black girl in distress. She was handcuffed and pepper-sprayed in a squad car.

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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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