Geoffrey Berman, NPR, Ni Rivera discussed on Press Play with Madeleine Brand


We have people coming from other states in the country, bringing the virus Again. Travelers who do not fill out a form could face a $2000 fine and be required to attend a hearing. New York has already issued a 14 day quarantine requirement for certain out of state visitors. It's not clear how the state is making sure every traveler complies Hansi along NPR NEWS NEW YORK The House Judiciary Committee has released a transcript of its interview with the ousted US attorney for Manhattan. NPR's Ryan Lucas. Reports. Jeffrey Berman says Attorney General William Bars actions around his removal were irregular and inappropriate. Geoffrey Berman told lawmakers that Bar's original plan to replace him with someone hand picked by the attorney general was unprecedented. He also says it would have disrupted the offices ongoing investigations. Under Berman's leadership, the U. S attorney's office for the Southern District of New York has conducted several probes that touch on President Trump's orbit, including into his former fixer Michael Cohen, and his current personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani. Urban told the committee that he does not know why bar wanted him out. But he says the attorney general's quote, irregular and unexplained actions raise serious concerns for him. The Democratic led committee interviewed Berman as part of its probe into politicization at the Justice Department. Ryan Lucas. NPR NEWS Washington If Americans what the economy to recover more quickly in schools to reopen the head of the downloads, Federal Reserve Bank says they should wear a mask. Fed President Robert Kaplan, also noting from small businesses like they will not survive the Corona virus pandemic. On Wall Street. The Dow ended the session up 10 points. This is NPR. And this is Casey AR w I'm leery Perella on a Monday, July 13th A very good evening to you. Here's what's happening at 70 for state officials announced last week. As many as 8000 inmates would be released from state prisons to help slow the spread of covert 19. Many say it's a step in the right direction. Reentry into society from prisons brings a whole new set of challenges and support groups say the thousands awaiting release are going to need more help from the state. To make this transition Successful Cockney Kim is with the Bay Area Freedom Collective groups like hers, coordinate with officials to talk about who's getting out and might not have family to collect them and take them out for Neil. And I need to take him shopping for school tomorrow because people literally just have the clothes off their back. Corrections officials say they are trying to leverage state and federal resources to house people when they get out. But Kim says it's not clear where that housing will be in That shelter is only one of the many challenges of reentry take Well unemployment, for instance, I think it's difficult for everybody right now. But for people coming out of prison, we have all the added barriers of having a record and having to deal with that stigma. Officials estimate that 4800 people who could be eligible for release by the end of this month. A six day search for actress Ni Rivera at like pirou in Ventura County, came to an unfortunate end. Today. The body of the 33 year old Glee star was found floating in the lake Rivera vanished Wednesday. During a boating trip with her four year old son, who was found in the rented pontoon boat alone and wearing a life vest, and Terry County Sheriff Bill Ayoub says her son told investigators they went swimming together. It was during that time that her son described Being helped into the boat, who boosted him onto the deck from behind. He told investigators that he looked back and saw her disappear under the surface of the water. The Ventura County Medical examiner's office will perform an autopsy on Rivera's body to determine the cause of death. Sheriff Ayyoub says he believes she died by drowning and does not suspect foul play or suicide. It would be speculation to say at this point there. There are a lot of currents on the lake that appear, particularly in the afternoon. The idea, perhaps being that the boat started drifting. It was unanchored and that she mustered enough energy to get her son back onto the boat, but not enough to save herself. Rivera is best known for appearing on Fox's glee as Santana Lopez during its sixth season run. Dozens of people have been hurt his result of an explosion and fire on a ship at Naval Base. San Diego. At least five people were sent to the hospital where Admiral Philip so back said the explosion happened yesterday morning in a cargo hold, where equipment and vehicles restored and may have been caused by a change in air pressure. The fire still burning inside the ship, Celtic praised the response by sailors and firefighters. They're fighting their ship and their saving their ship and resiliency..

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