A second night of protests following a grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Brown for the murder of Michael Brown raged on Tuesday night in Ferguson and in major cities around the U.S. Some protesters were peaceful, staging "die ins" in which they pretended to be dead and blocked sidewalks and streets, but others started fires and clashed with police. With the hastag #BlackLivesMatter trending on Twitter, protests were staged in New York, Los Angeles, Boston, Seattle, Nashville, Detroit and other major cities.
WHLO-AM Akron, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 07:11 AM
New York Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center, where in 2013 the average emergency room wait to see a doctor was 85 minutes, ranking the Washington Heights facility among the state's 10 worst. An upper-Manhattan lawmaker who slammed New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center this summer for its long wait times and "horrendous conditions" will host a hearing on the matter next month.
New York Daily News, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 10:03 PM