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The Seattle police officer was videotaped while riding his bicycle over the head of a protester who was on administrative leave

The Seattle Police Department said in a statement Thursday that the actions of the officer – who has not been identified – will be independently investigated by the King County Sheriff’s Office at the department’s request. Earlier on Thursday, the city’s police surveillance group announced that it would launch a criminal investigation. The video of the incident, recorded Wednesday evening …

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Chicago’s ‘Dreadhead Cowboy’ was arrested after riding the expressway: police officers

A Chicago man known as the “Dreadhead Cowboy” was arrested Monday after riding the Dan Ryan Expressway. The rider, real name Adam Hollingsworth, 33, was caught on a video that was surrounded by motorcycles and was followed by police. He was charged with reckless behavior for disobeying a police officer and for crimes against government-sponsored property, police said. He was …

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Cambodia prohibits elephant riding in Angkor Wat

(CNN) – One of the most famous tourist attractions in Asia is the keeping of animals. Under pressure from animal rights groups, Apsara, the managing authority for the Angkor Archaeological Park in Siem Reap, Cambodia, announced in June 2019 to ban elephant rides in early 2020. Now the process has already begun. [19659005] The Khmer Times reports that on November …

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These photos show Kim Jong-un riding a horse

Do not think too deeply about it. Kim Jong-un did a photo shoot on a horse. The North Korean dictator rode through snow-covered fields on the white steed, galloped among dusty trees, pausing to conjure a smile at me the camera. His officials in the state media said on Wednesday that his eyes were "full of noble glitter." While Mr. …

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Young Equestrian Star, 15, dies in a riding accident at home

An aspiring equestrian star tragically died in a riding accident on Sunday, according to ITV. Iona Sclater, 15, died after falling from her horse in Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. She was described in a statement by British Eventing as an "exceptionally talented and dedicated young event rider". The year-old, who was a "bright star" of versatility, died in a riding accident …

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Ex-Olympian tells the policeman, "I had a good life," when he was arrested for firing in his riding center in New Jersey, police said

The award-winning rider, who fought for her life after being shot twice in the chest on a noble horse farm in New Jersey on Wednesday, was able to call for help when her fiancé hired the shooter, a former Olympian, now the attempted murder was defeated by the police. "Michael Barisone shot me," Lauren Kanarek told 911 dispatchers. "I was …

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NASA astronauts will still be riding Russian rockets after the American craft arrives

Although nothing has yet been officially signed, NASA plans to continue flying its astronauts with the Russian Soyuz vehicle, even after US occupation vehicles have gone online, according to a spokesperson for the agency. "Bill Gerstenmaier and a leading NASA leadership have announced their intention to have American crew members in Soyuz vehicles after 2019 and [to have] Russians in …

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