City of L.A. Turns Down Grant for Counter-Terrorism Programs

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti wanted the federal grant however a spokesman says a significant amount of misinformation led to delays and the city is will no longer accept it.   

Groups like the Brennan Center for Justice say the program almost exclusively targets Muslims. 

The $425-thousand dollar federal grant was intended to develop programs to curb violence through youth mentorship, education, family support and social services. 

James Rojas

Field Reporter

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FCC: Nearly half the calls you receive this year will be spam

FCC: Nearly half the calls you receive this year will be spam

15 FEB 19 11:41 ET By Katie Bernard, CNN (CNN) — Nearly half the calls made to US cell phones in 2019 will be spam, according to a study by First Orion referenced in a Federal Communications Commission report Thursday. Ninety percent of those calls will have familiar caller IDs, but there isn’t an effective…Continue Reading