Expensive Clothing, Judge’s Comments Raise Eyebrows In Paul Manafort Trial
It’s been a wild week of testimony at the Washington, D.C. trial of Paul Manafort, with his former right-hand man, Rick Gates, at the center. But the person in this case who has started to raise the most eyebrows may be the judge, who has been sparring with attorneys on both sides throughout the trial. Jim Braude was joined by former U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz, who served under Barack Obama and successfully prosecuted Dzokhar Tsarnaev and James Whitey Bulger among others, and attorney Bruce Singal, who worked alongside Robert Mueller in the U.S. Attorney’s office in Boston and was named 2017 Mass Lawyers Weekly's lawyer of the year.
Trucker Shortage Could Eventually Put Us In A Bind
Just about everywhere we go and everything we do relies, in some way, on truck deliveries — from office and medical supplies to groceries and water bottles. But these days, the trucking industry is losing drivers faster than it can replace them. As Tina Martin reports, the shortage could eventually put us all in a bind.
All-Girls Baseball Team The Boston Slammers On Making History In The Mayor’s Cup
If you can’t join ‘em, beat ‘em! That’s apparently the motto of The Boston Slammers, a baseball team made up entirely of girls, who are proving day in and day out that they’re just as good, if not better than the boys — becoming the first-ever all-girls team to make it to the quarter and semi-finals of the Mayor’s Cup. Two players from the team, 12-year-old Aurora Pemper and 13-year-old Alyssa Slamin, and their assistant coach, Kate Lavelle, joined Jim Braude to discuss.
IMHO: If Trump Talks Like A Racist…
Jim Braude weighs in on Trump’s recent spat with Don Lemon and LeBron James — and how it fits in to his history of racist comments.