The Daily Populous

Monday July 11st, 2022 night edition

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Morton's says it has been swamped with fake reservations after it defended Brett Kavanaugh's "right" to "eat dinner.".

Kavanaugh was dining at a DC location when demonstrators gathered outside to protest the overturn of Roe v. Wade.

The justice left out a back door, with Morton's later saying the demonstration was "void of decency.".

Morton's this week sent a memo to its restaurant managers telling them to brace for more backlash to its remarks defending the jurist, Politico reported Saturday.

On Wednesday night, Kavanaugh was dining at a Morton's restaurant in Washington, D.C., when protestors learned he was at the establishment.

In addition to the phone calls and phony reservations, the Morton's restaurant where Kavanaugh dined has seen a handful of 1-star Google reviews opposing its initial statement.

President Joe Biden last month signed into a law a bill that affords security to families of Supreme Court justices. »

APD: SWAT standoff ends with house fire, 14-year-old killed

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An overnight SWAT standoff with a suspect ended with a house fire in southeast Albuquerque.

Firefighters were eventually able to put the fire out, but officials said the front half of the house was engulfed in flames.

APD is working to dispel rumors shared on social media about the SWAT situation, saying, “No officers fired their weapons. »

Playground's Fable has a new narrative lead

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Award-winning writer and narrative designer Anna Megill has taken over as narrative lead on Playground Games' Fable reboot.

Megill's CV is an impressive one, featuring story-rich games such as Control - for which she was also narrative lead - Dishonored: Death of the Outsider, and Ubisoft's upcoming Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora.

I'm now the Narrative Lead on #Fable. »

Zelensky: Russia fired ‘deliberately, purposefully’ at ‘ordinary houses’

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“[Russia] fired precisely at the residential sector – absolutely deliberately, purposefully, at ordinary houses and civilian objects,” Zelensky said in a video address.

“The brutal strikes of the Russian artillery in Donbas do not stop for a single day – the Sloviansk direction, Bakhmut, Avdiyivka.”.

Russia captured the city of Lysychansk last week, the last major stronghold for the Ukrainians in the Luhansk province. »