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Ben Carson: We should stop beating up on cops because it makes them ‘timid’

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Dr. Ben Carson, who spent three decades in Baltimore as a neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins Hospital, made a campaign stop in the city on Thursday where he spoke with community leaders, telling them people need to be nicer to the police.

Carson is one of the first potential 2016 presidential nominees to visit the city that has been in turmoil since the death of Freddie Gray in April after his arrest by Baltimore police.

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According to WBAL,  Carson told community and faith leaders that the continual criticism of police officers would have a harmful effect, making them timid and afraid to do their job.

“What we don’t want to happen (is) we beat up on the police all the time, and they get to the point where they second guess themselves and they become timid,” Carson said. “And then it endangers them and it also endangers the people they are supposed to be protecting, so that ends up being a worse situation.”

The neurosurgeon had previously questioned the circumstances surrounding the death of Gray, saying his injuries were “Not something you get from flailing around.”

“More than likely, in the process of apprehending him — he’s put on the ground in a prone position and somebody, you know, put a knee in a wrong position, and that can destabilize the spine,” Carson explained. “And then, when you’re rattling around with a destabilized spine, all kind of things can happen. I’m sure that was not the intent of whoever did it, but obviously it looks very suspicious to the community.”

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Accused child molester Roy Moore defends Brett Kavanaugh: ‘I too was the object of false allegations’

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Accused child molester Roy Moore on Wednesday came to the defense of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, who has been accused of sexual assault.

Moore's remarks came after The New York Times published accounts from a new book, which found that two of Kavanaugh's accusers were credible.

In a statement to the press, Moore defended Kavanaugh on Wednesday.

"I too was the subject of false allegations, but unlike Justice Kavanaugh and others who have suffered the ire of the left, I filed suit against my accusers and their conspirators," Moore said. "For over two years, I have not seen nor been able to question any of those who went on national television tol tell their false stories just 32 days before the election in December 2017, and ironically I have been sued for defamation for merely denying their false and malicious accusations."

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Obama knocks Trump for cable watching and tweeting

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Trump’s violent rhetoric further illustrates what a weak coward he is: Yale psychiatrist

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On September 15th, President Donald Trump tweeted that America was "locked and loaded" to aid U.S. ally Saudi Arabia after reports surfaced that their oil supply was attacked.

"Saudi Arabia oil supply was attacked," Trump tweeted. "There is reason to believe that we know the culprit, are locked and loaded depending on verification, but are waiting to hear from the Kingdom as to who they believe was the cause of this attack, and under what terms we would proceed!"

Saudi Arabia oil supply was attacked. There is reason to believe that we know the culprit, are locked and loaded depending on verification, but are waiting to hear from the Kingdom as to who they believe was the cause of this attack, and under what terms we would proceed!

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