White House's Omarosa Manigault jeered during panel talk


White House's Omarosa Manigault jeered during panel talk
  1. White House's Omarosa Manigault jeered during panel talk
    wgmd.com
    NEW ORLEANS –  White House official Omarosa Manigault-Newman clashed with a veteran news anchor during a panel discussion on policing in black communities held at the largest gathering of black journalists in the country. The director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison was a late addition to the Friday afternoon panel…
    Delaware (DE)

NEW ORLEANS –  White House official Omarosa Manigault-Newman clashed with a veteran news anchor during a panel discussion on policing in black communities held at the largest gathering of black journalists in the country.

The director of communications for the White House Office of Public Liaison was a late addition to the Friday afternoon panel at the National Association of Black Journalists convention in New Orleans.

Her conversation with anchor Ed Gordon became testy when he attempted to question Manigault-Newman on President Donald Trump’s policies around policing in communities of color. Trump recently said some police officers are too courteous to…

  1. DJ Premier & The Badder Band: Tiny Desk Concert

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 10:17 delawarepublic.org
    Three-time Grammy winner DJ Premier, one of the definitive architects of New York hip-hop, brought a new type of life to NPR's Tiny Desk: our first concert helmed by a DJ. A packed house of head-nodding journalists grooved through their lunch hour to a nine-song medley of iconic Premier productions while decompressing from the unrelenting grind of the news cycle. The set list rested on the undeniable footprint of Preemo's classics, but this was more than just another DJ mix. His touring…
  2. Fresh Threats From Pyongyang As Joint Military Exercise Begins

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 09:16 delawarepublic.org
    North Korea is issuing fresh threats against the United States as a 10-day computer-based military exercise gets under way on the Korean peninsula. It's an annual joint drill between American and South Korean forces, but this year, it comes following a bitter back-and-forth between North Korea and U.S. President Donald Trump. Joint exercises happen twice a year — once in March, again in August. The U.S. has always maintained these are purely defensive and to keep the two militaries p…
  3. To Get Calcium, Navajos Burn Juniper Branches To Eat The Ash

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 09:16 delawarepublic.org
    Daniel Begay, who is Navajo, had always been told growing up that traditional American Indian foods were good for him. But because most American Indians are lactose intolerant , "they aren't getting that same source of calcium from dairy products," Begay says. Turns out that it's a traditional cooking method that is key to his bone health. The Navajo burn juniper branches, collect the ash and stir it into traditional dishes. The most popular: blue corn mush. Begay, a graduate student at…
  4. Confederate Statues Are Coming Down At The University Of Texas

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 08:23 delawarepublic.org
    President Greg Fenves ordered the immediate removal of statues of Robert E. Lee and three other Confederate figures, Albert Sidney Johnston, John Reagan and James Stephen Hogg, from a main area of campus. Lee and Johnston were Confederate generals, Reagan was a Confederate postmaster and Hogg was the first native-born governor of Texas and the son of a Confederate general. The Texas Tribune reports: "Hogg was alive during the Civil War, but was too young to serve. UT-Austin spokesman J.B.…
  5. LETTER TO THE EDITORY: ‘Our’ monumental task in preserving history

    Delawarestatenews.net - Delaware (DE)
    08.21 / 03:49 delawarestatenews.net
    Hopefully, I’m not being presumptuous by stating “our” — especially since the task involves saving the heritage and legacy left to us. Speaking from experience, I know it only takes a few...Read the whole story »…
  6. Delawareans to see partial eclipse today

    Delawarestatenews.net - Delaware (DE)
    08.21 / 03:49 delawarestatenews.net
    DOVER — Delaware will be treated to the rare sight of a solar eclipse today — an astronomical event in which the moon passes between the sun and earth and temporarily blocks part or all of its...Read the whole sto…
  7. Dover Police take stand to help family in need

    Delawarestatenews.net - Delaware (DE)
    08.21 / 03:49 delawarestatenews.net
    DOVER — She can’t remember how the lemonade stand idea happened. Hailey Carey will never forget the response it received, though. For two days earlier this month, Hailey and her sister Dakota...Read the whole sto…
  8. 10 Sailors Missing After U.S. Navy Destroyer Collides With Cargo Ship In Singapore

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 03:21 delawarepublic.org
    A search and rescue mission is underway, the Navy says, after the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant vessel on Monday. "The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore," the Navy said in a statement. Ten sailors are missing and another five are injured. The collision was reported at 6:24 a.m. local time, on a routine visit to a…
  9. PHOTOS: Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance Showcases Most Exotic, Rare, Expensive Cars

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 02:20 delawarepublic.org
    Classic car shows are a summer tradition. But if you want the most exotic, rare, and the most expensive cars in the world, then you need to head to the Monterrey Peninsula, Calif. The 67 th annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance caps off a week of intensive, obsessive car love. The Concours this year features 204 of the highest-caliber cars that have ever been made. Essentially, the international car world descends on the region. Fifteen countries and 31 states enter the elite car show…
  10. Delaware gas prices dip for a second straight week

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 01:20 delawarepublic.org
    First State motorists have a bit better than other drivers across the region. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average cost of a gallon of regular in Delaware dropped another 2 cents over the past seven days – from $2.25 to $2.23. It’s down 8 cents over the past two wee…
  11. In Illinois, This College Town Won't Be Eclipsed By August's Celestial Event

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.21 / 01:20 delawarepublic.org
    By now you likely know an eclipse is happening Monday, Aug. 21. There have been countless stories about the celestial event, how to view it, the science behind it and hotels that were booked more than a year in advance. But, even with all that coverage, you might not have heard details about a small town in deep Southern Illinois that is expected to almost triple in size just for the eclipse. That small town is Carbondale. Located approximately two hours east of the Mississippi River, and…
  12. Ring Powers 'Birds to Doubleheader Split

    Wgmd.com -  Delmarva
    08.21 / 00:41 wgmd.com
    For Game 1 boxscore, click here LAKEWOOD, NJ – The Delmarva Shorebirds split their doubleheader with the Lakewood BlueClaws on Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Park, bowing in the first game 8-4 and winning the second 6-5. Down 5-4 in the top of the seventh of Game 2, Ryan McKenna singled with one out in the…
  13. Florida fishermen catch 11-foot alligator, catch even bigger one days later

    Wgmd.com -  Delmarva
    08.21 / 00:41 wgmd.com
    Four fishermen in Pensacola, Florida, had the hunt of a lifetime when they caught an 11-foot alligator on Tuesday — and outdid themselves by catching a 12-footer two days later. The men – Nick Naylor, John Booker, Casey Shields and Kenny Way – caught an 11-foot, 375-pound alligator in Blackwater Bay on Tuesday night into…
  14. Florimon gives Phillies win to close road trip

    Wgmd.com -  Delmarva
    08.21 / 00:41 wgmd.com
    SAN FRANCISCO — Pedro Florimon delivered the biggest hit of the Phillies’ three-run seventh Sunday, squeaking a two-run single to right field off Giants reliever Hunter Strickland, giving the Phillies back-to-back wins to cap their West Coast road trip. Starter Ben Lively delivered six innings of two-run ball while Jorge Alfaro brought home the game-tying…
  15. OWNING UP TO 'MISTAKE' Dem apologizes for hoping Trump is assassinated

    Wgmd.com -  Delmarva
    08.21 / 00:41 wgmd.com
    Amid calls for her resignation, a Democratic state senator in Missouri on Sunday said she made a mistake for posting on Facebook Thursday that she hopes President Donald Trump is assassinated. State Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal —  who has said she isn’t resigning over the post —  apologized at a press conference streamed live on the…
  16. 1 shot car, 2 crashed in Glasgow investigation

    Delawareonline.com - Wilmington -
    08.21 / 00:20 delawareonline.com
    New Castle County police dispatched to the 200 block of Barnwell Lane in Glasgow for a shots fired call. They were told Timothy Showell shot at a car and fled in his …
  17. First State unemployment rises in July

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.20 / 23:18 delawarepublic.org
    Delaware’s jobless rate is headed up again. After holding steady at 4.7 percent in May and June, the jobless rate ticked up - reaching 4.8 percent for J…
  18. Ashley's story: life as a transgender active duty service member at Dover Air Force Base

    Delawarepublic.org - Dover
    08.20 / 23:18 delawarepublic.org
    A few weeks ago, President Trump tweeted that transgender troops would be banned from serving in the military. But policy hasn’t been changed yet, and the future for transgender service members remains u…
  19. Brawl charges against two Pagans withdrawn

    Delcotimes.com - Delaware
    08.20 / 23:02 delcotimes.com
    MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> The commonwealth has withdrawn charges against two members of the Pagan's Motorcycle Club for an alleged assault against a fellow club member in April.Assistant District Attorney Christopher DiRosato told Delaware County Common Pleas Court President Judge Kevin F. Kelly that he was unable to secure the presence of the complaining victim - though he noted the charges were initiated more by police - and was therefore withdrawing charges against 48-year-old Brion Phillips…
  20. Christine Flowers: The left's hypocrisy on Charlottesville

    Delcotimes.com - Delaware
    08.20 / 23:02 delcotimes.com
    When President Trump refused to directly and forcefully denounce the white supremacists who marched in Charlottesville last week (and let's be honest, his denunciations were weak and anemic), progressives around the country went on the rampage, screaming about how he was giving comfort to bigots and shaming Americans with his…