(NewsNation Now) — The politicization of Colin Powell’s death is in full force. Tonight on “Dan Abrams Live,” we give Powell the floor and let the trailblazer speak for himself.
A Thomas Jefferson statue is out in New York City after the City Council voted unanimously to remove it. WPIX reporter Ayana Harry has been covering the push to remove the statue. She joins the show. New York City Councilmember Inez Barron and New York State Assembly Member Charles Barron also discuss why they wanted the statue removed.
A Manhattan grand jury evaluating whether to indict former President Donald Trump is expected to finish up any day now. William Cohan, a contributor and founding partner for Puck news, has a very interesting piece where he lays out three key reasons why at the very least, prosecutors would have problems if they move forward with a case against Trump. He breaks down his report on the show.
And an intense new video shows a man holding his ex-girlfriend hostage and pointing a gun at the officers. Retired Tulsa police Lt. Sean “Sticks” Larkin join us live to talk us through the heart-pounding moments.
Plus, Portland Police Association Executive Director Daryl Turner discusses the city’s homicide rate, which is at an all-time high.
Watch “Dan Abrams Live” weeknights at 8/7c on NewsNation.