About Joshua @Josh_Barrage
Joshua Barajas is the deputy online editor for the NewsHour. He can be reached at email@example.com.
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Nation Apr 064 police misconduct cases had new developments this week. Here’s what happened
Here’s a look at the latest developments and what's next for the officers and families of victims involved.
Arts Apr 06Music you love enough to defend
This week, the NewsHour asked its staff for recommendations of music they’ve had to fight for against a chorus of detractors. Some chose maligned albums, dissed artists, and even whole genres that maybe don’t get enough respect.
Nation Apr 05New York police fatally shoot man after mistaking metal pipe for gun
New York police officers fatally shot Saheed Vassell after they received reports that he was threatening people in Brooklyn with a gun. But investigators later found a metal pipe -- not a gun -- at the scene, angering residents who…
Nation Apr 04What we know so far about Tuesday’s shooting at YouTube headquarters
San Bruno police chief Ed Barberini confirmed Wednesday that police believe the suspect was "upset with policies and practices of YouTube."…
Nation Apr 03Police confirm ‘active shooter’ at YouTube headquarters
A female suspect died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound after a shooting at YouTube headquarters in San Bruno, California, police confirmed Tuesday.
Nation Apr 025 important stories that got lost in last week’s news
These days, it’s hard to stop news from Washington, D.C., from flooding your news feed. We take a moment every week to bring you important stories beyond the White House and the Capitol. Here’s what we’re reading now.
Arts Mar 30The books you never read in high school, but should now
Here are 10 suggestions for those looking for never-too-late reads. Maybe you’ll be convinced to finally read “Moby-Dick,” all 200,000 words of it.
Nation Mar 30What we learned from an independent autopsy into Stephon Clark’s death
While Sacramento County officials said earlier this week that Clark died of gunshot wounds, a final autopsy report from the Sacramento County Coroner won't be available until weeks from now, so the family sought a second, independent autopsy for Clark's…
Nation Mar 30WATCH: Stephon Clark hit by 8 bullets during fatal police encounter, according to independent autopsy
UPDATE: Stephon Clark was hit by eight bullets in a deadly encounter with police earlier this month, an independent autopsy released by his family Friday show. The autopsy, detailed at a news conference Friday by Dr. Bennet Omalu, a medical…
Nation Mar 23More lawsuits filed over the Miami bridge collapse
Here's a look at what the lawsuits claim and what's next as the investigation into the bridge's failure moves forward.