Posts Tagged ‘Chief’

Police Chief Retires After Calling Black Lives Matter A ‘Terrorist Group’

SURF CITY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina town has approved the retirement of the police chief after he referred to the Black Lives Matter movement as a terrorist group in a Facebook post. Local news outlets report that the town council in Surf City approved the retirement of Police Chief Mike Halstead during an […]

EPA Chief Says ‘Controversial’ New Smog Limits Are Necessary

WASHINGTON — New rules limiting smog may be “controversial,” but they are among the administration’s top priorities, according to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy. McCarthy told The Huffington Post that the EPA will have the final rules on ozone pollution ready by October, the court-ordered deadline for the agency to issue a final decision. […]

Trail To The Chief: Failure To Launch Edition

The Failure to Launch Edition If you’ve glanced at the recent 2016 presidential election coverage — a herd of reporters chasing a van; pundits penning potent, penetrating pieces on the providence of a visit to Chipotle — the horrifying thought has likely occurred to you that there are many hundreds of days to go until […]

Brian Grazer on LA Police Chief Daryl Gates: “He Completely Disrupted My Point of View” | SSS | OWN

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Big Business Groups, Facing a Criminal Investigation at Wisconsin Supreme Court, Succeed in Ousting Chief Justice

Earlier this week, Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Ann Walsh Bradley managed to hang onto her seat in Wisconsin’s most recent election, after raising more than $ 750,000 and resorting to despicable attacks on her opponent, Rock County Circuit Court Judge James Daley. Despite her win, Bradley will surely be disappointed by the fact that her […]

New University Of Oklahoma Diversity Chief Was Discriminated Against As A Student There

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The University of Oklahoma’s new chief of diversity programs says he knows why he’s the right fit for the job after a racist video roiled the school last month: He experienced discrimination when he was a student at the Norman campus in the 1990s. As a black Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity […]

WMC Spends $600,000 to Demote Chief Justice as Criminal Probe of Walker Campaign Looms

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC), Wisconsin’s premier lobby for corporate tax breaks and low wage jobs, has unleashed a $ 600,000 ad blitz to strip Wisconsin’s independent Chief Justice of her title just as the court prepares to take up the “John Doe” criminal probe of Scott Walker and the special interest groups that defended […]

Trail To The Chief: The Non-Existent Democratic Bench If Hillary Doesn’t Run Edition

The Non-Existent Democratic Bench If Hillary Doesn’t Run Edition In the world of anonymous sources calling for an actual Democratic primary to boost Hillary Clinton’s campaigning chops, there’s much bemoaning about the lack of viable 2016 contenders that would truly put ol’ Hil through the ringer. But what about the bemoaning that would ensue should […]

Trail To The Chief: Hollywood For Ugly People Edition

HOLLYWOOD FOR UGLY PEOPLE EDITION In this early stage of the 2016 presidential election season, most of the people tasked with covering the process are — whether they’d like to admit it or not — in full “fake it till you make it” mode. We pore over way-too-early head-to-head polls as if there’s some sort […]

Annual Reports Of The Director Of The Department Of Public Health And Charities And Chief Of The Bureau Of Health…

Annual Reports Of The Director Of The Department Of Public Health And Charities And Chief Of The Bureau Of Health… This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, […]

Trail To The Chief: Inaugural Edition

The Inaugural Edition Hi there, and welcome to Trail to the Chief, HuffPost’s weekly trip through the folds of time-space to the peculiar world of the 2016 presidential horse-race and media coverage of it. You probably have heard (because we are telling you) that the 2016 contest has begun, and that, like every other presidential […]

10 for 2014 with Chief of Staff Denis McDonough

White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough caps of 2014 with a look back at 10 moments that he will always remember from this year. Uploads by The White House Special News Bulletin- -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug […]

Rob Nabors, White House Deputy Chief Of Staff, To Review VA Safety, Appointment Rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki says he welcomes a White House review of his beleaguered department if it can help ensure veterans have access to timely, quality health care. Shinseki was to go before a Senate committee Thursday to address allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths at a Phoenix veterans hospital. […]

Spinner in Chief: How Presidents Sell Their Policies and Themselves

Spinner in Chief: How Presidents Sell Their Policies and Themselves As Barack Obama settles in at the White House, the media and the administration are in full gear trying to influence and exploit each other in the never-ended battle over news content. This book looks at how presidents and presidential candidates use television, the Internet, […]