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San Francisco police chief says raid on journalist’s home may have violated California shield law

San Francisco Police Chief Bill Scott called for an independent investigation Friday into the department’s handling of leaked documents and the subsequent raid of a journalist’s home. Freelance journalist Bryan Carmody obtained a confidential police report that included information about the February death of prominent San Francisco public defender Jeff Adachi. Carmody, 59, refused to…MORE

51 attorneys general urge Betsy DeVos to forgive disabled veterans’ student loan debt

A group of bipartisan attorneys general from 51 states and territories on Friday wrote to Education Secretary Betsy DeVos urging the Department of Education automatically forgive the student loan debt of eligible veterans who became disabled through their military service. “We write, as the Attorneys General of our jurisdictions, to urge the Department of Education…MORE

Sumo, golf and barbeque: Trump and Abe bond after a tweet underscored divides

A sunny round of golf, double hamburgers for lunch, ringside seats at a sumo wrestling “basho” and a barbeque dinner. Those were the components Sunday of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s latest bid to become President Donald Trump’s best global friend. Whether the hours of male bonding result in wins on trade and security remains…MORE

Kanye West shares a touching story about his late mother

Kanye West knows his mother would have loved to see her grandchildren full of energy and enjoying life. West opened up about his mother, Donda West, who in 2007 died of complications after cosmetic surgery, on Netflix’s “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction” with David Letterman that begins streaming May 31. “This would have been…MORE

Trump plays down North Korea’s missile test, putting him at odds with Abe

President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday he doesn’t view North Korea’s short range missile tests as disturbing, a view deeply at odds with his Japanese hosts and in conflict with statements made a day earlier by his national security adviser. “North Korea fired off some small weapons, which disturbed some of my people, and others, but…MORE

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Weekend Guide: March 29-31

FRIDAY 3/29 George Jones Live Rooftop Series  The George Jones has one of Music City’s best rooftops and it’s the perfect setting for a free concert! The Rooftop Concert Series at The George Jones continues with Grace Maher! These events are dancing room only! Shawn Parr from NASH Nights Live will be on-site on Friday…