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Trump uses presidential power to criticize Nordstrom; an issue of ethics

Nordstrom drops Ivanka Trump's fashion line, her father tweets on personal account that it is "unfair"

President Trump may have crossed some ethical business and presidential lines when he tweeted about his daughter’s line of clothing and accessories being dropped from Nordstrom.

The upscale department store said they dropped the first daughter’s line because of faltering sales.

In a tweet on the president's personal social media page, her dad came to her defense.

Meet 'The Resizters,' San Diego's new protest song cover band

Local activist and member of the non-profit protest cover band "The Resiztors," Melanie Peters.

There is a new music movement in San Diego which will collaborate with local organizations to fight for human and women’s rights, “and everything the current administration is trying to destroy.”

Betsy DeVos becomes U.S. secretary of education

Betsy DeVos conformed education secretary.

Betsy DeVos has become the new U.S. secretary of education thanks to a deciding vote made by Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday.

The controversial DeVos (R) was opposed by all 48 Democrats and two Republicans in the chamber.

The final tally was 51/50.

White House lists Pulse massacre as 'ignored' news event

Pulse massacre listed as one of the US terrorist attacks the media ignored.

The White House has released a document of terrorist attacks that they say the media have “ignored,” incredibly they specify The Pulse Nightclub massacre as one of them.

On June 12, 2016, Omar Mateen entered the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando and opened fire, killing 49 people and injuring 53, making it the worst mass shooting by a lone gunman in United States history. 

Violence ravages UC Berkeley campus over LGBT conservative speaker

Violence breaks out on UC Berkeley campus over LGBT conservative journalist.

President Trump threatened to cut federal funding to UC Berkley after a peaceful protest turned violent when a group of radicals began throwing small bombs and lighting fires on the Northern California campus.

Texas mayor comes out to community as transgender

Jedd Herbst of New Hope Texas comes out as trans.

Jess Herbst is a small-town mayor who just delivered some big-time news to the citizens of New Hope, Texas.

She has come out as transgender to over 600 people who live in the suburb situated 45 minutes from Dallas. 

This makes her the first transgender elected official in Texas. Herbst was elected to office in May 2016.

Female student sexually assaulted at CSUSM campus Tuesday

University police are currently investigating a rape at California State University San Marcos.

A social media app with an anomoninity feature may have been a contributing factor in the rape of a student at California State University San Marcos in broad daylight on Tuesday.

It happened on campus Lot B about 11 am on Tuesday according to an alert sent out to students that day.

University police are currently investigating the crime.