The Daily Populous

Tuesday May 19th, 2020 night edition

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It also allows the government to track and monitor Americans without a warrant, even when there is no evidence they're breaking the law.

And while two separate laws require the government to announce new systems of data collection of Americans, there has been no acknowledgement of the expanded watchlist.

Over the years, that watchlist has grown to include 1.2 million people, among whom are roughly 6,000 Americans that the FBI associates with domestic terrorism.

"When we put Americans on that list, there damn well better be a good reason investigatively that they committed a criminal act.

Few people know about the TOC watchlist or its expansive scope, even at some of the highest levels of the national security establishment.

Half a dozen senior officials across multiple departments were unaware that a TOC watchlist existed at all until Newsweek contacted them.

Last September, U.S. District Judge Trenga ruled that the Terrorist Screening Database violated Americans' Constitutional right to due process. »

Family, friends of slain postal worker to gather for drive-thru funeral Sunday - WISH-TV

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(WISH) — Family and friends will pay their respects to an Indianapolis postal worker Sunday who was shot and killed while working her route in April.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Summers’ family is having a tent drive-thru service at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 1977 S. State Road 135, Greenwood.

Family, friends, coworkers and community members will remain in their vehicles and can stop briefly to pay their respects. »

Trump fired watchdog who was probing Saudi arms sales, Democrats say

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Trump announced the planned removal of Linick in a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi late on Friday.

Another State official told the Post concern over Linick had grown because of leaks about investigations, although there was no evidence Linick was responsible.

Explaining Linick’s firing to Pelosi, Trump said only that he no longer had “fullest confidence” in Linick. »

Ex-WWE Star Shad Gaspard Goes Missing During Beach Swim, Lifeguards Searching

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Officials are desperately searching for ex-WWE superstar Shad Gaspard -- after he went missing during a swim at Venice Beach on Sunday with his 10-year-old son.

Gaspard and his son were among a group of swimmers caught in a strong rip current around 4 PM -- with lifeguards racing into the water to pull everyone out.

Outside of pro wrestling, Gaspard made headlines in 2016 when he stopped an armed robbery in Florida. »

The Weird and Wonderful History of Kryptonite

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In short, anybody who knows anything about Superman knows Kryptonite too, and everybody knows something about Superman.

But there's more to the Man of Steel's one true weakness than meets the eye—in fact, there's a lot more.

And after eighty years as the world's most recognizable superhero, it all but figures he'd have the world's most recognizable weakness. »