Column: Meet the man who made it legal to burn the American flag

In 1989, the Supreme Court declared that Gregory 'Joey' Johnson had the right to burn the flag. He's been torching it ever since.

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Video shows fatal shooting of 20-year-old was justified: Detroit police
As protesters took to the streets of Detroit Friday, the police chief released a video of the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man by a police officer earlier that day, saying it shows the use of force was justified. Police Chief James Craig released the police dash cam video seven hours after the shooting of...
Jeff Sessions blasts Trump's 'juvenile insults' ahead of Alabama runoff election against Tuberville
Trump continued to promote Tommy Tuberville, Sessions' rival for Alabama's GOP nomination for Senate, on Twitter.
More than $100 million at stake if other Power 5 schools eliminate non-conference games
The Big 10 and Pac-12 moved to conference-only schedules, resulting in more than $45 million in lost revenue. Will the SEC, Big 12 and ACC follow?
Police Search Mansion of Viral St. Louis Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters
Mark and Patricia McCloskey were caught on video brandishing guns as peaceful demonstrators walked past their home
UFC 251 Usman vs. Masvidal: How to watch, fight card, odds
One of the most stacked cards of all time will take place in unprecedented circumstances. UFC 251 is Saturday night — the inaugural event at Dana White’s “Fight Island” in Abu Dhabi. The card features three title bouts. In the main event, Kamaru Usman will attempt to defend his welterweight title for a second time...
UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal live streaming watch-along with MMA Junkie Radio on SportsCastr
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The NHL moves north for its restart, shifting to Canada as U.S. struggles with pandemic
“I don’t know what greater indictment you need of the United States’ response to the virus than the NHL picking up its puck and retreating to Canada," one health expert said.
Man on drugs arrested for biting seagull after it tried to steal his Big Mac
The 26-year-old man “claimed he was being attacked for his McDonald's meal and in response, he grabbed the bird and bit it,” reports Cornwall Live.
Ford gambles ahead of 2021 Bronco debut by going dark on Facebook, social media ads
After investing in the all-new Ford Bronco, the automaker confirmed plans to keep its commitment to not buy social media advertising for the launch.
Portuguese police launch search for Madeleine McCann’s remains
Police in southern Portugal are searching wells near the resort town where a British toddler went missing 14 years ago after uncovering evidence that links a German drifter to her disappearance, according to reports. The search is in Vila do Bispo in the Portuguese Algarve, not far from the resort town of Praia da Luz,...
Somebody paid a record $114,000 for a rare Super Mario Bros. video game
An anonymous buyer bid a record $114,000 for a rare, unopened copy of the classic video game Super Mario Bros.
Masks And Mouse Ears: Disney World Reopens As Coronavirus Cases Climb In Florida
After 117 days being closed, Disney World welcomed guests back to its Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom parks. Masks and temperature checks were required, as well as advance reservations.
Serbia police detain 71 after 4th night of virus protests
Serbian police detained 71 people after clashes during the fourth night of anti-government protests against the Serbian president that were initially sparked by his plans to reintroduce a coronavirus lockdown.
Michael Flynn defense team says new documents show prosecutorial misconduct
President Trump again signaled his displeasure with the prosecution of former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn on Saturday. “New documents just released reveal General Flynn was telling the truth, and the FBI knew it!” Trump said in a tweet referencing a new disclosure Friday which Flynn’s attorneys say shows their client was the target of...
Sessions weathers attacks from Trump as he vies for Senate seat
Jeff Sessions will face off against Tommy Tuberville in Tuesday's Republican primary runoff in Alabama.
Trump calls for extradition of former British spy Christopher Steele
President Trump has called for the extradition of a former MI6 agent who compiled a controversial report about his alleged links to Russia during the 2016 campaign. Christopher Steele, who is now a director of Orbis Business Intelligence, was the author of the 2016 dossier that alleged collusion between Trump’s presidential campaign and Russian President...
Goya CEO's support for Trump leaves many Latinos feeling sting of betrayal
Mexican-American cookbook author and food blogger counts herself among the many Latinos who say they won't buy Goya products after Goya CEO Robert Unanue appeared Thursday in the White House Rose Garden and praised President Donald Trump.
Mitt Romney calls Trump's Roger Stone commutation 'unprecedented, historic corruption'
Mitt Romney, an avid critic of President Trump, said that Trump granting clemency for Roger Stone is "unprecedented, historic corruption."
Portland protesters burn effigy of cop wearing KKK hood after vandal arrested
Protesters in Portland, Oregon set fires and burned an effigy of a cop wearing a KKK hood after police arrested a vandal at the city’s federal courthouse, according to a report. The unrest erupted after federal officers nabbed a protester who appeared to be writing “RIP Dominique Dunn” on the court building, according to The...
Yoenis Cespedes adds to his Mets hype train: ‘I will be ready’
Get excited, Mets fans. Yoenis Cespedes doesn’t need to see how his legs respond any longer, as he expects to be in the starting lineup July 24 when the Mets host the Braves at Citi Field to begin this abbreviated 60-game season. “I know for certain now that I will be ready [on Opening Day]...
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Texas millennial dies after attending ‘COVID party’ thinking virus was a ‘hoax’
“I thought it was a hoax," the patient, who was in their 30s, told their nurse moments before passing away.
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Del Mar has first horse death of summer season
A horse died at Del Mar, the first such fatality of its summer season, when an unraced 3-year-old filly suffered a catastrophic injury after a workout Saturday.
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NYC restaurants battling rat problems in early reopening stage
Resilient restaurateurs are worried that outdoor diners just now returning will flee amid the pesky and persistent vermin.
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Andrew McCarthy: Is Electoral College headed for extinction? Republicans should oppose Dem attempt to kill it
The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact, would effectively eliminate the Constitution’s Electoral College system. It would reduce the college to a nullity by requiring a state’s electors to vote for the candidate who wins the national popular vote — regardless of whether that candidate loses the state’s popular vote.
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Exclusive — Mike Pence on Trade, China, and Immigration: Trump Has Put America First
Vice President Mike Pence told Breitbart News exclusively that President Donald Trump has delivered on a number of promises he made to the American people to put “America First,” especially on trade, China, and immigration.
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Review: The high-end horror of 'Relic' chills to the bone
Emily Mortimer stars in "Relic," the directorial debut of Natalie Erika James, which continues a recent run of smart horror dramas.
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NYC councilmen want vouchers for families ‘kicked in the shin’ by school plan
Five council members are pushing the city to give vouchers to families “kicked in the shin” by NYC’s schools reopening plans so they can send their kids somewhere else. The members wrote to Mayor de Blasio and schools Chancellor Richard Carranza, calling the city’s fall blueprint for mixed online and in-person learning — with kids...
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EXCLUSIVE: Police Arrest Crime Boss Planning Narco-Terror in Mexican Border-State
Mexican police arrested a crime boss from the border state of Chihuahua identified as the mastermind behind the torching of vehicles. The incidents occurred as part of an extortion scheme in the border state of Tamaulipas.
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Blue and Black Lives Matter protesters clash in violent Brooklyn brawl
It was a Blue Lives Brawl, as these dramatic photos show. Tempers flared in Brooklyn Saturday as anti-cop protesters crashed a Blue Lives Matter rally — complete with furious finger-pointing and a lot of shouting, pushing and shoving. Some three dozen anti-cop protesters showed up just before the 11 a.m. start of the rally at...
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How to Watch UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal Live Stream and Fight Card
Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal meet in the main event of UFC 251!
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Katie Holmes follows Thandie Newton after Tom Cruise quotes go viral
After calling her time on-set with Tom Cruise "scary," Thandie Newton gained a new social media follower in Cruise's ex, Katie Holmes.
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Montgomery County students could start classes remotely, return to campus gradually in the fall
School system proposal sets goal for students across grades to be inside school buildings part-time by late November.
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Yankees’ Aroldis Chapman has the coronavirus
Yankees star closer Aroldis Chapman tested positive for COVID-19 and will be out for the “foreseeable future,” manager Aaron Boone said Saturday. Chapman, 32, has had mild symptoms, the manager added, but “overall is doing well.” So far, no one else has tested positive after Chapman. DJ LeMahieu and Luis Cessa previously tested positive and...
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Alexander Hamilton-Aaron Burr duel was 215 years ago today: 'We rode across the Hudson at dawn'
It's the 215th anniversary of the Burr-Hamilton duel. And those gunshots reverberate today.       
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Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan hospitalized for coronavirus
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has been hospitalized after testing positive for coronavirus, according to his official Twitter account.
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Duke hires Boston Celtics assistant Kara Lawson as women's basketball coach
Kara Lawson, a Boston Celtics assistant and former WNBA All-Star, becomes first Black head coach in the Duke college basketball program's history.       
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Search for "Glee" actress Naya Rivera continues for fourth day
Search crews were expected to continue to use side-scanning sonar technology and cadaver dogs as they look for Rivera across Lake Piru.
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Sean O'Malley to fight Marlon Vera at UFC 252
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Brooklyn College unveils ‘anti-racist agenda’ for professors
In what one professor calls “affirmative action” grading, Brooklyn College wants to “re-educate” instructors whose minority students have lousy grades, The Post has learned. In an eight-point “anti-racist” agenda shared with the school community this month, college president Michelle Anderson said the school had “recently raised funds to offer professional development to faculty in classes...
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Royals’ Cam Gallagher learns he has coronavirus after game
Royals catcher Cam Gallagher, who played in a simulated game Friday, tested positive for COVID-19 — becoming the fourth Kansas City player, and second catcher, in the past week to contract the virus. Gallagher, 27, must quarantine and will not be allowed to rejoin the team until he has two consecutive negative tests, is free...
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Detroit Pistons' Palace of Auburn Hills implodes in a cloud of dust to cheers, shock
Spectators gathered to watch the implosion of the Palace of Auburn Hills, the former home of the Detroit Pistons and Detroit Shock.        
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Wife takes dish washing job at nursing home to visit husband with alzheimer's
She appealed to the governor and to the company directly for months to find a workaround.
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Search for Naya Rivera enters fourth day: 'Our goal is to bring the family closure'
Authorities continue to search for "Glee" star Naya Rivera, who is believed to have drowned while boating with her son Wednesday on Lake Piru.
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Exclusive — Mike Pence: 2020 Election a Choice Between ‘Leadership’ in Donald Trump and ‘the Left’ in Joe Biden
Vice President Mike Pence told Breitbart News exclusively on Thursday that the “stakes have never been higher” than the 2020 presidential election in a choice between “leadership” from President Donald Trump and the radical “left” from former Vice President Joe Biden.
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Top writer for Tucker Carlson resigns
The top writer for Tucker Carlson, Fox News host, has resigned.       
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Fact check: Though nasal test for COVID-19 swabs deep into the nose, nothing is implanted
A Facebook post questions why saliva tests used for COVID-19 are necessary, and falsely suggests they may be implanting something in the nose.      
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President Trump Wins Big on Secret Meatpacking Robots
President Donald Trump's low-immigration strategy has pushed the nation's low-wage meatpacking companies into a high-tech future, according to an article in the Wall Street Journal.
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