The Daily Populous

Wednesday August 26th, 2020 day edition

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Two Asbury Park police officers admitted Tuesday that they vandalized a pair of cars last year belonging to a man who filed an internal affairs complaint against them, authorities said.

They also face probation when they are sentenced on Oct. 16 and must pay back the victim for the damage they caused to his cars, the office said.

“Spiteful retaliation from law enforcement officers towards a citizen for any reason is an unacceptable option.

This is in no way condoned at any level, for any reason,” Gramiccioni said in the statement.

“All members of the law enforcement community must maintain the public’s trust by conducting themselves at the highest level of integrity and decency.”.

Mignoli, 70, had filed an administrative complaint against both officers several days before the incidents.

Martinsen, a member of the Asbury Park police force since 2013, was suspended without pay when the charges came to light. »

Eric Trump falsely claims his father achieved Middle East peace and ended America's wars in RNC speech

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Donald Trump’s family took the stage at Tuesday night’s Republican National Convention, including Eric Trump, who attacked Democrats and falsely claimed his father ended America’s long-lasting wars.

Never-ending wars were finally ended,” the first son continued, “Promises made, and promises, for the first time, were kept.”.

"A vote for my father, Donald J Trump, is a vote to uphold our American ideals," declared Tiffany Trump, the president's younger daughter, 26, years old.. »

Hundreds of astronomers warn Elon Musk's Starlink satellites could limit scientific discoveries

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Hundreds of astronomers have warned that satellite constellations like Elon Musk‘s Starlink network could prove “extremely impactful” to astronomy and scientific progress.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX plans to launch more than 30,000 Starlink satellites in order to beam high-speed internet down to Earth.

Some timelapse images of the comet and other celestial objects appeared with long streaks caused by the low-orbit strings of Starlink satellites. »

Bird deaths down 70 percent after painting wind turbine blades

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As long as you put the turbines in the right spot, wind power is reliably cheaper than burning fossil fuels.

Bird deaths caused by wind power may be overstated then, but they do still occur.

By comparison, 18 bird deaths were recorded by the four control wind turbines—a 71.9-percent reduction in the annual fatality rate. »

Study Finds 82 Percent of Avocado Oil Rancid or Mixed With Other Oils

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Avocado oil is a great source of vitamins, minerals and the type of fats associated with reducing the risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes.

“Most people who buy avocado oil are interested in the health benefits, as well as the mild, fresh flavor, and are willing to pay more for the product.

“Consumers seeking the health benefits of avocado oil deserve to get what they think they are buying,” Wang said. »