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Former Atlanta Police Academy trainer William Lyons [WSB-TV]

Atlanta police academy trainer transferred after blowing whistle on cheating recruits

William Lyons reportedly contacted the state Peace Officer Standards and Training Council (POST) because he was unsatisfied with how local authorities responded.
Comedian Tamale Rocks films video showing two-way mirror in womens' bathroom at Chicago-area bar. [YouTube]

‘Go f*ck yourself': Bar owner rants after comedian exposes two-way mirror in womens’ bathroom

The owner of a Chicago-area bar ripped a local comedian after she published a video revealing that he had placed a two-way mirror in the womens’ bathroom of his establishment, boasting that he would never take it down.
'Policeman wearing protective vest outdoors' [Shutterstock]

Rival Bloods and Crips gangs teaming up to ‘take out’ Baltimore cops: authorities

Baltimore Police say they have received a “credible threat” that rival gangs have teamed up to “take out” law enforcement officers.
Skeptical woman with coffee cup (Shutterstock.com)

5 foods we thought were bad for us, now turn out to be good

And 4 other foods we are still debating.
Protesters take to the street in Baltimore calling for murder charges against the police officers who arrested Freddie Gray. [WJZ-TV]

Right-wing media exploits unrest in Baltimore to push ‘race war’ narrative

#BlackLivesMatter is not targeting white people, it’s targeting white supremacy.
John Blue (WSB)

Georgia man’s life destroyed after he is jailed for 7 months — and then acquitted in 45 minutes

A Georgia man lost custody of his two sons, his business, his apartment, most of his belongings, and seven months of his life when he was jailed for allegedly attacking a social worker.
Levi Ross (KMBC/screen grab)

Cancer patient with a week to live flees Kansas for-profit Medicaid for life-saving surgery in Memphis

After taking office, Gov. Brownback reformed the state’s Medicaid system by enrolling low-income and disabled patients in a for-profit system called KanCare.
Bastrop County Jade Helm 15 (Ustream)

Paranoid Texans grill Army spokesman on Jade Helm 15 exercise that’s sparking fears of military takeover

The Army spokesman assured participants that the United Nations was not involved in the operations, but the crowd jeered when he told them he was not familiar with Agenda 21 – another conspiracy theory.
black male student on shutterstock

Here are 5 ways it’s become a crime to be poor in America — punishable by further impoverishment

A new report details perverse policies that are driving more people into hopeless, inescapable poverty.