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Abilene Police Officer's Association speaks on Dallas sniper attack

Dallas police respond after shots were fired during a protest over recent fatal shootings by police in Louisiana and Minnesota, Thursday, July...

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Mom of Alton Sterling's son about Dallas shooting: 'Violence not the answer'

Paul Fire Department arrived for additional help and "provided medical attention until the ambulance arrived". "We need to make Minnesota a mo...

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Kim Kardashian Pens Black Lives Matter Essay in Light of Recent Shootings

Anthony Police Department, which polices Falcon Heights, points a gun into the vehicle and speaks with her, saying "I told him not to reach ...

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Local police respond to Dallas shootings

He is the first DART officer to be the killed in the line of duty. In an interview with CNN , Valerie Castile says her son would not have...

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Dallas Police Confirms 5 Officers Dead, 12 Shot During Protest

According to internal affairs documents, the two police officers involved in Mr Sterling's death had four previous "use of force" complaints lod...

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Obama Says Of Police Shootings, 'Change Has Been Too Slow'

He says he's confident protests in the city will "continue in a peaceful, lawful manner" throughout the weekend. Police Chaplain John Revell, ...

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Police officers shot, wounded in Missouri & Georgia the morning after Dallas attack

In Balwin, Missouri, an officer was shot Friday during a traffic stop, according to the St. Louis County Police Department. And in Ballwin, M...

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Minnesota prosecutor: Philando Castile investigation top priority

Theresa Williams said one of the wounded civilians was her sister, 37-year-old Shetamia Taylor, who was shot in the right calf. As protests ...

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Trump holds tense talks with senate Republicans

According to the July 1-8 poll, 21 percent of likely voters will not back Trump or Clinton. He still wants the platform to register opposition...

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Suspect in police shooting was on probation

In fact, 26 police officers have been killed in 2016, a number 44 percent higher than this time previous year, according to USA Today . The a...

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Governor calls for calm after Dallas shootings

Castile , who was 32, was shot and killed by an officer in Minnesota when he reached for his wallet to show his driving licence just two days ...

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Bomb making materials, rifles, ammunition found at Dallas shooter's home

Dramatic video shows an exchange of gunfire between a suspect and a law enforcement officer on a sidewalk outside a building in downtown Da...

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Suspect in Dallas attack said he wanted to kill white officers

The city's top cop took to twitter on Friday to express his condolences to those affected by the tragic event in Dallas stating: "What happe...

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Trump Meets With Former Rival Ted Cruz, GOP Leaders on Capitol Hill

Or, as Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort said in a statement to the Post , it was "positive and productive". Cruz and RNC Chairman Reinc...

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Veteran linked to Dallas sniper shootings served in Afghanistan

It also raises new questions over when it's appropriate to dispatch a robot to kill risky suspects instead of continuing to negotiate their surr...

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Obama: Americans should be troubled by recent police shootings

More protests were planned throughout the weekend. After meeting with the USA attorney's office to get an update on the probe, the Democrat pu...

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4 cops killed, 6 others wounded in Dallas shooting

Protesters have gathered for three nights at the Triple S Food Mart where Sterling was shot to death as they tried to make sense of recent event...

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Recent police shootings involving black men

People captured in a video when Sterling was on the ground with the police on top, and later when he was fatally shot. Alton Sterling was ...

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Family of Alton Sterling denounces Dallas police attack

Less than 24 hours later, police shot dead 32-year-old Castile from Falcon Heights, Minnesota, in his auto after pulling him over for a broken...

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Obama calls Dallas police chief, USA attorney general over shootings

World leaders attending the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Poland showered President Obama with condolences Friday over the Dalla...

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Clinton blames State colleagues for classified secrets in emails

The US Department of Justice accepted the FBI's recommendation on Tuesday to not file criminal charges against Clinton or her staff for her use ...

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Scott family attorney to represent family in Louisiana death

Sterling was shot following a shouted claim that he had a gun. While the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile sparked more tragedy Th...

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Family of shot Louisiana man condemns Dallas police deaths

However, despite the pledges of "reform" and cynical professions of concern from the political establishment when one or another killing sparks ...

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Donald Trump is trying to have it both ways on police brutality

In the shadow of the deadly police attacks in Dallas, Donald Trump is saying "our nation is too divided". "The suspect stated he wanted to kill ...

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Ribble: Trump Has 'Damaged The Republican Party'

During his remarks, Trump boasted of a $50 million fundraising haul in June and assailed the media for what he said was dishonest reporting ab...

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Clinton's email claims challenged by Federal Bureau of Investigation director during hearing

The U.S. State Department is reopening an internal investigation of possible mishandling of classified information by Hillary Clinton and top ai...

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Facebook Live's role in officer shooting of Minnesota man

The officers involved are Blane Salamoni, a four-year member of the department, and Howie Lake II, who has been on the force for three years. Th...

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Alabama Teacher Placed On Leave For Racist Math Test

Parents of the students who were handed the test reacted with disbelief. "What is the exact percentage of girls that Tyrone knocked up?" Quest...

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Zika Cases Spike In The US

CDC reported Friday that at least 279 pregnant women in the United States and its territories have laboratory evidence of possible Zika virus ...

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Memorial Day closings and events

The ceremony on will begin at 6 p.m. with a local Boy Scout troop in attendance performing the ceremony. Local veterans organizations, includi...

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As Clinton Slips, Bernie Beats Trump in Every Poll

Clinton's win might give her some momentum, but it won't get her any delegates. Going on, Sanders had 2,124 delegates to Clinton's 1,722. W...

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Doomed EgyptAir plane's black box FOUND as harrowing photos emerge of wreckage

The Egyptian petroleum ministry dispatched a submarine to the Mediterranean to aid in the search for the "black box" recorders from the Airbus...

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Who Won 'Dancing With the Stars' 2016 Last Night?

In one of the closest competitions in the history of the show, the top model won the ultimate battle of the ballroom. We'd steered clear of most...

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United Methodist Church Postpones Decision on Sexuality Issues

The petition described the group a "one-sided political coalition", citing its stated goals "to isolate Israel economically, socially, and cul...

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Verizon negotiations go forward with Labor Department mediator

Perez says the parties had an "open, frank and constructive dialogue" about finding a way to move forward to resolve the issues and get people b...

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