The El Paso shooter told police that he was targeting Mexicans

The El Paso shooter told a detective after his arrest on Saturday that he was targeting Mexicans when he opened fire at a Walmart.

The shooter, who surrendered to police, revealed this during an interrogation at El Paso police headquarters, after waiving his Miranda rights, according to a court affidavit obtained by the New York Times.

The news affirms suspicions that shooter drove more than 10 hours to the store, located near the Mexican border, specifically to find and kill Latinx people. Officials believe he was the person who wrote a racist, xenophobic manifesto posted online minutes before the massacre, …

Vox Sentences: 3 governors in 5 days

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Puerto Rico gets its third new governor in less than a week; a new UN climate change report recommends big changes to curb global warming.


Is the third time the charm for Puerto Rico?

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