Chief Hennepin County Medical Examiner Dr. Andrew Baker testified Friday afternoon in the trial of former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis that heart disease and drugs were contributing factors in the death of George Floyd. Baker, who conducted the autopsy on Floyd, had listed the cause of death on Floyd’s death certificate as “cardiopulmonary arrest complicating law enforcement subdual, restraint, and neck compression.” But he also had noted “contributing conditions” on Floyd’s death certificate, including “arteriosclerotic and hypertensive heart disease; fentanyl intoxication; recent methamphetamine use.” Under cross-examination by defense attorney Eric Nelson, Baker said that other factors had been significant enough to note: Dr. Baker: So when you put those [contributing conditions] on a death certificate, as a physician, what you are saying is I think these played some role in his death. They had a contributing condition. iI’m unaware of how the … [Read more...] about Medical Examiner Testifies That Heart Problems, Drugs Were Factors in George Floyd’s Death
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Errol Louis is the host of "Inside City Hall," a nightly political show on NY1, a New York all-news channel. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. View more opinion articles on CNN. (CNN) To Democrats in New York, former President Donald Trump is the gift that keeps on giving. Trump's enormous unpopularity in his home state -- which he lost twice -- has been an electoral millstone around the necks of New York Republican candidates, helping to turn an already-blue state even bluer. Errol Louis We recently got a taste of the Trump effect when it comes to Andrew Cuomo, the beleaguered governor of New York who is battling multiple scandals, including allegations of sexual harassment and accusations of having deliberately undercounted deaths in nursing homes. Cuomo insists he " never touched anyone inappropriately ," although he apologized for acting "in a way that made people feel uncomfortable," calling his actions unintentional. He also … [Read more...] about Is New York ready for a pro-Trump governor?
If it can happen in San Jose, out of the blue, Steve Addazio figures, why the heck can’t it happen in FoCo? Like right now? “Our goal is to hit this thing running this season and have a remarkable season,” Addazio, the CSU Rams’ second-year football coach, told The Post during a recent telephone interview. “I mean, that’s well within our reach. Will that happen? Well, that remains to be seen. “So I think, (if we) stay healthy, stay together, I think those things are very possible this season. Obviously, San Jose State had just a remarkable (2020).” Remarkable and unexpected. In a pandemic-shortened, choppy season, the plucky Spartans emerged from the autumn chaos as one of college football’s biggest surprises. San Jose State won the Mountain West with a 7-0 conference mark (7-1 overall) after being picked to finish fifth in the West division last July. Over the previous four seasons, the Spartans had posted a combined record of 12-37. During that same stretch, the Rams … [Read more...] about CSU coach Steve Addazio talks Buffs, Karl Dorrell, Rick George, and why Rams can be San Jose State of 2021
close Video Who has won the most NASCAR Cup Series races? More than 195 drivers have won a Cup Series race since NASCAR started in 1948, but who has won the most? Will Martinsville live up to its name again? Martin Truex Jr. won last year's regular-season Cup Series race at the half-mile track and is one of the favorites to take the checkered flag on Saturday night. Smoke from Truex's celebratory burnout can be seen rising from the finish line at Martinsville Speedway last June. (Rob Carr/Getty Images) Truex, Chase Elliott, Brad Keselowski and Denny Hamlin all enter the race with equal odds to win, according to FOX Bet . Defending NASCAR Cup Series champion Elliott won the playoff race at Martinsville last November and Hamlin has the most wins of any active driver with five. NASCAR RACING IN THE RAIN? TEST PROVES IT'S POSSIBLE Hamlin will be starting on the front row alongside pole-sitter Joey Logano, who … [Read more...] about NASCAR: Will Martin Truex Jr. win Martinsville again?
close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for April 10 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Google is seeing fresh threats from a North Korean government cyber group. This comes after Google’s Threat Analysis Group in January documented a hacking campaign targeting cyber security researchers. The hackers’ modus operandi is to build credibility by targeting legitimate researchers, according to Google. As described by Google in January, the actors set up a research blog and multiple Twitter profiles to interact with researchers and used the profiles to post links to their blog and post videos of "their claimed exploits." "Exploit" refers to code that takes advantage of a software or security flaw. Google is seeing fresh threats from a North Korean government cyber group.. (iStock) NORTH KOREAN EDUCATION OFFICIAL REPORTEDLY EXECUTED FOR ‘ANTI-PARTY ACTIVITIES’ … [Read more...] about Google sees new trick in renewed North Korea cyber attacks