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'You're Fucked': The Acquittal of Officer Brailsford and the Crisis of Police Impunity.

The execution of Daniel Shaver demonstrates the importance of police training. Two words stick in my mind when I think of the video of Daniel Shaver begging for his life before he was shot and killed by Officer Philip Brailsford of the Police Department in Mesa, Arizona. The two words were written on the dust cover of the ...

- ACLU - US

Arizona police officer dies unexpectedly during suspect chase, report says.

A police officer in Arizona died of a seizure Tuesday while pursuing a suspect, the police chief told ABC 15.

- FOX News - US

Republicans jump in as elections to replace Rep. Franks set.

The Arizona governor on Monday set the dates for special elections to fill the vacancy created when U.S. Rep. Trent Franks...

- Deseret News - US

Iron Mountain acquires IO Data Centers' US operations for $1.3 billion.

Iron Mountain announced today that it's acquiring the U.S. data center assets of IO Data Centers for a cool $1.3 billion , and the price tag could potentially go higher. With today's purchase, Iron Mountain gets some serious assets, including four state-of-the-art data centers in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Edison, ...

- TechCrunch - US

Iron Mountain buys IO Data Centers' US business for $1.3 billion.

IO Data Centers owns four colocation data centers in the US; two in Arizona, one in New Jersey, and another in Ohio.

- ZDNet - UK

Iron Mountain buys IO Data Centers' US business for $1.3 billion.

IO Data Center owns four colocation data centers in the US; two in Arizona, one in New Jersey, and another in Ohio.

- ZDNet - UK

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Prototype First Drive Review | A desert rendezvous with a secret sedan.

Filed under: Volkswagen,First Drives,Sedan,Future Will the Jetta return to its roots as a Golf with a trunk? We head to Arizona to find out.Continue reading 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Prototype First Drive Review | A desert rendezvous with a secret sedan 2019 Volkswagen Jetta Prototype First Drive Review | A desert rendezvous ...

- Autoblog - US

Former Arizona cop acquitted in shooting was a failed actor, report says.

A former Arizona Police officer acquitted last week of a murder charge in the 2016 fatal shooting of an unarmed man outside a hotel room was a failed actor before his law enforcement career.

- FOX News - US

AZ police bodycam video shows cops told drunk man to crawl toward them , then killed him when he failed.

In the last moments of his life, Daniel Shaver of Mesa, AZ sobbed and begged police not to shoot him, but they shot and killed him anyway. According to AZFamily.com, in January of 2016, police were called to a La Quinta Inn in Mesa because someone reported a man pointing a gun out his window.

- The Raw Story - US

AZ police bodycam video shows cops told drunk man to crawl toward them , then killed him when he failed.

In the last moments of his life, Daniel Shaver of Mesa, AZ sobbed and begged police not to shoot him, but they shot and killed him anyway. According to AZFamily.com, in January of 2016, police were called to a La Quinta Inn in Mesa because someone reported a man pointing a gun out his window. Shaver...

- The Raw Story - US

Former Cop Acquitted Of Fatally Shooting Unarmed Man Who Begged For His Life.

After a former Arizona cop this week was acquitted of murder in the shooting death of an unarmed man, officials released video of the victim's final moments.

- Yahoo! News - US

Daniel Shaver’s Murder By Cop Shows How Guns Make Us Less Safe

On January 16 2016 in Mesa, Arizona, an unarmed innocent man named Daniel Shaver was murdered without cause by a police officer after begging for his life on his knees in a hotel hallway. On December 8th of this year Philip Brailsford, the officer who murdered him, was acquitted. If you have the stomach for...

- washingtonmonthly.com - US

Who might replace Trent Franks?

Arizona's governor has 72 hours from the time Franks left Congress to schedule a special election

- CBS NEWS - US

Video Shows Cop Fatally Shooting Unarmed Man in Hotel

Newly released police body-cam footage shows an Arizona officer fatally shooting an unarmed man as he crawls toward officers while crying "please do not shoot me," the Independent reports. According to KPHO , former Mesa Police Department officer Philip Brailsford was found not guilty Thursday of murder and reckless ...

- Newser - US

'Desert Bus': Even In Virtual Reality, It's Still 'Boring'

Desert Bus may be the world's most boring video game. Players drive a bus from Arizona to Nevada in real time, an eight-hour trip. Now the game has a sequel - just as boring, but in virtual reality.

- NPR - US

Fake Botox doctor sentenced to prison in Arizona

Craig Allen Scherf misrepresented himself to his victims as a doctor licensed to perform cosmetic injections and laser treatments, prosecutors say.         

- USA TODAY - US

Aboard flight, dad battling ALS pleads with Sen. Jeff Flake to vote no on tax bill

When Ady Barkan heard Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake was on his American Airlines flight to Phoenix, he saw his moment.         

- USA TODAY - US

Arizona Border Patrol Agents Stop Two More Sex Offenders from Re-Entering U.S.

U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Tuscon Sector stopped two more previously deported sex offenders from re-entering the U.S.

- Breitbart - US

Video shows fatal police shooting of unarmed father in an Arizona hotel

Shocking police body camera footage was released just hours after the police officer who fatally shot Daniel Shaver was found not guilty of second degree murder. The video showed Shaver sobbing with his hands up, begging for his life in his final moments.

- Yahoo! News - US

Trent Franks, Accused of Offering $5 Million to Aide for Surrogacy, Resigns

Mr. Franks, Republican of Arizona, resigned earlier than expected after two women said he wanted to use sex as a means to impregnate them.

- New York Times - US

What will Trump's declaration on Jerusalem mean to Palestinians?

By Maha Nassar, Assistant Professor in the School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies, University of Arizona. When President Donald Trump on Dec. 5 recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, he not only effectively endorsed Israel's annexation of East Jerusalem, which Palestinians have a...

- The Raw Story - US

Video shows Arizona man sobbing, begging for his life before fatal police shooting

After the officer involved was acquitted of second-degree murder charges, officials in Arizona released graphic video showing Daniel Shaver crawling on his hands and knees and begging for his life in the moments before he was shot and killed by police in January 2016. Shaver died in one of at least...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

US cop acquitted of killing unarmed man who begged for his life

Officials in the southwestern US state of Arizona released a graphic video Friday showing an unarmed man sobbing and begging for his life moments before he was fatally shot by a police officer who was acquitted of murder.  

- GMA News - PH

Police officer cleared of murder after fatal hotel corridor shooting

Bodycam footage shows the moment police officers fatally shoot an unarmed man in a hotel corridor in Arizona after responding to a call that someone was pointing a gun out a window.

- ABC News - AU

Former Arizona police officer acquitted in fatal shooting captured on body camera

The man knelt in the hotel hallway and pleaded with the officers: Please do not shoot me.' It was January 2016 and police in Mesa, Ariz., rushed to a La Quinta Inns & Suites in response to reports of a man pointing a firearm out a window. When Philip Brailsford and five other officers arrived,...

- Los Angeles Times - US

Police say officials at Arizona school didn't report abuse

- Education Week - US

Former aide to Arizona Republican Trent Franks says he offered her $5 million to carry his child

A former aide to Republican Rep. Trent Franks has told AP the congressman repeatedly pressed her to carry his child, at one point offering her ...

- The Japan Times - JP

ACLU Files Second Lawsuit Challenging Laws Suppressing Boycotts of Israel

An Arizona lawyer is challenging a law requiring him to promise not to boycott Israel if he wants to keep his state contract. The ACLU on Thursday filed a challenge to an Arizona law that requires contractors doing business with the state to promise they won't boycott Israel. This is the second such lawsuit the ACLU has ...

- ACLU - US

Ex-Aide: Rep. Franks Offered $5M to Be Surrogate

A former aide says Rep. Trent Franks offered her $5 million to act as a surrogate for he and his wife, the AP reports. And according to Politico , sources say female staffers were unclear if the Arizona Republican was suggesting in vitro fertilization or actual intercourse when he made the...

- Newser - US

Arizona cop cleared of murder of sobbing, unarmed man

A former Mesa, Arizona police officer who fatally shot and killed an unarmed father of two was cleared of second degree murder charges on Thursday. Philip Mitchell Brailsford, 27, was also cleared of criminal liability in the death of Daniel Shaver. It took the Maricopa County jury approximately 12 hours over a span of two

- ThinkProgress - US

Man with Lou Gehrig's disease makes emotional plea to Jeff Flake to vote down Trump's tax plan

One of Sen. Jeff Flake 's last major votes before retirement could be a death sentence for tens of thousands of Americans. One of them is Ady Barkan, a 33-year-old California father living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis , who, during a Thursday night flight from Washington D.C. to Phoenix, Arizona, asked Flake to cast a

- ThinkProgress - US

Trent Franks used his wife's infertility to justify his sudden resignation

Arizona Rep. Trent Franks announced Friday he would resign from office effectively immediately, rather than waiting until January 31, 2018, as he had announced on Thursday. Franks resignation comes on the heels of a House Ethics Committee investigation that found he had asked two of his female staffers to be a surrogate for ...

- ThinkProgress - US

Trent Franks, Accused of Offering $5 Million to Impregnate an Aide, Abruptly Resigns

Mr. Franks, Republican of Arizona, resigned earlier than expected after two women said he wanted to use sex as a means to impregnate them.

- New York Times - US

US policeman acquitted of killing unarmed man who begged for his life

WASHINGTON DC, Dec 9 — Officials in the south-western US state of Arizona released a graphic video yesterday showing an unarmed man sobbing and begging for his life moments before he was fatally shot by a police officer who was acquitted of...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Arizona Rep. Trent Franks resigning Friday after harassment claims

A day after a House committee opened an investigation into claims of harassment against Rep. Trent Franks, the Arizona Republican said he'll resign immediately.

- UPI - US

Franks to resign Friday after harassment allegations

Rep. Trent Franks resigned Friday following allegations that he asked female staffers to be surrogates for his child — speeding up his previously scheduled departure set for the end of January.The Arizona Republican in a statement Friday said that his wife was hospitalized and he needed to focus on his family.'Last night, ...

- POLITICO - US

Graphic video shows Arizona man sobbing, begging for his life before fatal police shooting

After the officer involved was acquitted of second-degree murder charges, officials in Arizona released graphic video showing Daniel Shaver crawling on his hands and knees and begging for his life in the moments before he was shot and killed by police in January 2016. Shaver died in one of at least...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

A terrifying new body-cam video shows a police officer killing an unarmed man after he begs for his life

Screenshot via @ShaunKing/Twitter A newly released video depicts a January 2016 incident in which a police officer shoots an unarmed man after berating and intimidating him. The officer in the video was acquitted on Thursday of second-degree murder. The victim was shot in a hotel hallway after police were called to respond ...

- Business Insider - US

Authorities release video of deadly Arizona police shooting

PHOENIX — Authorities have released the unedited video of an Arizona police officer fatally shooting an unarmed man outside his hotel room as officers responded to a call that someone there was pointing a gun out a window.The...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Ex-Rep. Trent Franks Aide: He Offered $5 Million To Act As Surrogate For His Child

WASHINGTON — A former aide to Republican Rep. Trent Franks has told The Associated Press the congressman repeatedly pressed her to carry his child, at one point offering her $5 million to act as a surrogate.The eight-term Arizona lawmaker abruptly resigned Friday, bowing to an ultimatum from Speaker Paul Ryan. Ryan ...

- TPM News - US

Arizona Cop Acquitted for Killing Man Crawling Down Hotel Hallway While Begging for His Life

Body camera footage released after jury reaches verdict.

- Reason.com - US

As Democratic rage builds, Kyrsten Sinema tries a different approach. Will Arizona voters buy it?

Ask any Democratic activist in Washington, D.C., what they think of centrism — or moderation, or bipartisanship — and they'll probably tell you the same thing. In an age of fake news and choose-your-own-reality Facebook feeds, of Infowars and Breitbart, of a Republican Party that lurches further ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Arizona Rep. Trent Franks announces he is resigning immediately after wife is admitted to hospital

WASHINGTON — Arizona Rep. Trent Franks announces he is resigning immediately after wife is admitted to hospital.

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

US police officer acquitted after shooting of unarmed Daniel Shaver

After the police officer involved was acquitted of second-degree murder charges, officials in Arizona released graphic video showing Daniel Shaver crawling on his hands and knees and begging for his life in the moments before he was...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Freedom Caucus congressman resigns immediately amid reports of offering a staffer $5 million to bear his child

Cliff Owen/AP Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona announced his resignation effective immediately on Friday, amid reports that he offered a former staffer $5 million to bear his child. Franks's announced earlier that he would resign after his wife was admitted to the hospital. He is reportedly the first Republican ...

- Business Insider - US

Ex-Arizona cop acquitted in fatal shooting of sobbing, unarmed man at hotel

A former Arizona police officer was acquitted Thursday of a murder charge in the 2016 fatal shooting of an unarmed man outside his hotel room as officers were responding to a call that someone there was pointing a gun out a window. The verdict cleared Philip Mitchell Brailsford, 27, of criminal...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

The Latest: Arizona officials mull special election

The Latest on Arizona Rep. Trent Franks' resignation :12:30 p.m.Arizona officials are trying to figure out when to hold a special election to pick a midterm replacement for Republican congressman Trent Franks.Franks...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Arizona GOP lawmaker resigns over surrogacy allegation

Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona is resigning next month after revealing that he discussed surrogacy with two female staffers.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Arizona GOP lawmaker resigns over surrogacy allegation

WASHINGTON — Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona is resigning next month after revealing that he discussed surrogacy with two female staffers.

- Billings Gazette - US

As Democratic rage builds, Kyrsten Sinema tries a different approach. Will Arizona voters buy it?

Many Democrats have given up on compromise and centrism, but Kyrsten Sinema — a three-term member of the House from Arizona, a bisexual, secular triathlete — believes it's a viable strategy as she prepares to run for the Senate in her mostly red state.

- Yahoo! News - US

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