The Daily Populous

Saturday March 13rd, 2021 evening edition

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EMBED >More News Videos "This is what they'll do to you," a woman who claims to be 65 yells out as she's confronted by a Galveston police officer.

See how a call over her refusal to wear a mask unfolds on body camera.

EMBED >More News Videos Press play to watch a FaceTime interview with Terry White, the woman who was taken down by security after she refused to comply with the bank's face mask protocol.

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Just a day after Texas rolled back COVID-19 restrictions, including those mandating face coverings in public, a woman's arrest has emerged stemming from her refusal to wear a mask.Body camera footage released by Galveston police shows officers confronting the woman inside a Bank of America branch on Central City Boulevard.The footage, taken on Thursday, begins with an officer being directed by a bank manager to the woman.

"The confrontation escalates with the woman raising her voice at other bank customers, and that's when it becomes physical.The woman is taken down to the ground and arrested.Police identified the woman as 65-year-old Terry White, who was arrested on a charge of resisting arrest and criminal trespass.

Still, she says, she's glad she stood her ground, adding that she is "very opposed" to masks and doesn't believe in the pandemic.

she told ABC13.White's arrest came a day after Texas officially lifted mandates statewide over virus prevention protocols. »

Star Trek: TNG's Enterprise Had Dolphin & Whale Crewmembers

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In Star Trek's original series, Spock spearheaded the path for Vulcans in Starfleet, making a controversial career decision that upset his own father.

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In Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, Kirk's Enterprise crew travel back to 20th century Earth with the intention of capturing a pair of whales. »

"It's wrong, it's un-American and it must stop": Biden condemns rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans

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"Vicious hate crimes against Asian Americans, who have been attacked, harassed, blamed and scapegoated.".

While hate crimes fell overall by 7% in 2020, a new report published this week found that Asian Americans experienced a 150% surge in attacks.

Our family greatly appreciates the president's comments condemning the awful rise in hate crimes against Asian Americans. »

Unions call strike at Amazon's logistic operations in Italy on March 22

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It will be the first strike affecting Amazon’s entire logistics operations in Italy and will involve workers at Amazon’s warehouses and logistics hubs as well as external providers of delivery services.

The U.S. company has invested 5.8 billion euros ($6.9 billion) in Italy since starting operations there 10 years ago.

(The story corrects throughout to show strike affects logistics operations, including third-party workers, not entire company). »