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Inmate kills two officers in USA courthouse escape attempt

Both of the dead bailiffs were retired police officers, authorities said. "They were my friends", he said. Zangara was head of courthouse security and had b...


Lawyer On Castile Shooting: "Race Did Not Play A Part…"

Kelly said in a separate interview with the Associated Press that Officer Jeronimo Yanez was reacting to "the presence of that gun and the display of that g...


Police killings: Sit-in outside Georgia governor's mansion

As protests against police brutality continue across the country, signs of cooperation between demonstrators and law enforcement emerged in Atlanta. A barricade...


David Oliver coasts to hurdles semifinal qualifier at US Olympic Trials

Back in 2013, the US team got plenty of gold medals from different sports. "There's a new era of sprinters that's coming along", Gatlin said , "and they got ...


Yale worker destroys stained-glass window depicting slaves

Calhoun. The pane in question decorated the dining hall at Calhoun College, named for alum and pro-slavery former Vice President John C. Calhoun. Calhoun He...


Giuliani continues criticism of Black Lives Matter

Residents of Berlin stopped traffic in protest of the recent deaths of Philando Castile in St. Paul, Minnesota , and Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisian...


How People Have Helped Out After Dallas Shooting and Police-Involved Deaths

Photos of Alton Sterling are interspersed with flowers and mementos at a makeshift memorial in front of the Triple S Food Mart in Baton Rouge, La., Thursday, Ju...


Black Lives Matter Leader DeRay McKesson Released from Jail

Moore III said Monday at a news conference that those decisions will be made on a case-by-case basis. Sterling's death, followed by the fatal shooting of anot...


Trump policy speech calls for changes in veterans' programs

As for his being a registered Democrat, Lt. Gen. Flynn said earlier in the interview , "I grew up as a Democrat in a very strong Democratic family". Trump al...


Rudy Giuliani: Black Lives Matter 'inherently racist'

Despite the calls for calm from all sides, at least 312 people have been arrested over the weekend at protests from NY to Chicago, and in St. Paul, Minneso...


NRA comments on Castile shooting after criticism; says it's 'troubling'

According to his girlfriend, Philando Castile told the police officer he was licensed to carry and there was a gun in the vehicle. Kelly went on to say that t...


Giancarlo Stanton sets new mark in Home Run Derby win

Giancarlo Stanton put on a show for the ages Monday night in San Diego , sending a record 61 baseballs over the fence at Petco Park to win the 2016 Home Run ...


Dallas mother thanks police for shielding her and her son

As soon as the shots were fired, Taylor threw herself over her 15-year-old son to protect him from the shots and was therefore shot in the calf . She was broug...


Cleveland State: no on-campus classes during convention

Various movements, including Dump Trump, have formed over the last few months to prevent a Trump nomination. He becomes the latest high-profile speaker adde...


USA police arrest 200 in Black Lives Matter protests

Police arrested 74 people at a Black Lives Matter demonstration in Rochester, New York, on Friday amid nationwide protests against police shootings of black ...


Possible Trump VP pick supports abortion rights

Flynn said Sunday he favored a women's right to choose but abortion and same sex-marriage are not issues that would "cause our country to collapse" and that he...


Majority of Americans Disagree with Decision Not to Charge Hillary Clinton

FBI Director, James Comey, testified before Congress to the many laws that former Secretary Of State Clinton broke, acknowledging "extreme carelessness" whil...


US State Department restarts internal investigation into Hillary Clinton email server

U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch later accepted the recommendations and said the Justice Department would not be bringing charges against Clinton or her ai...


David Brown, Dallas police chief, to young black men: 'We're hiring'

Chief Brown said a search of Micah Xavier Johnson's home showed he had practised using explosives, and that other evidence suggested he wanted to use them aga...


House GOP ask US attorney to investigate Clinton over emails

Delegate Carroll Correll, Jr., however, has said he does not want to vote for Trump at this month's convention in Cleveland and filed a lawsuit stating the ...


MI courthouse shootout:2 court bailiffs killed by inmate

Gordon was shot and killed. Two bailiffs killed in a shooting at a southwestern MI courthouse were longtime law enforcement officers who became court office...


How the Black Lives Matter movement is sweeping the globe

Some carried signs reading "How Many More?" and "Don't Shoot", in protest of the police killings of dozens of black Americans in recent years. Organisers of a...


Key coalition partner withdraws support for Nepal government

CPN (Maoist Centre) chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda, in a statement, said his party withdrew support to the nine-month old CPN-UML-led coalition governmen...


Zika death in Utah may be the first in continental US

Health officials said the individual's travel history is not available and can not be released due to privacy laws, according to Deseret News . In April, t...


End of Ramadan marked by Muslims in GTA, around the world

Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated on Thursday as the moon was not sighted today, Imam of Delhi's Fatehpuri Masjid Mufti Mohammad Mukarram Ahmed said. He vowed to b...


Storms, tornadoes cause damage in north-central Minnesota

Based on preliminary reports, the areas hit hardest were Litchfield, areas near St. Cloud, and Watkins, where the Red Cross is now helping approximately 50 peop...


10 tips and tricks to make you an ultimate Pokémon Go master

At the time of publishing the app already had more Android downloads in the United States than Tinder, with users spending more time playing the game than on ...


Prisoner kills MI court bailiffs after grabbing gun

James Atterberry, 42, was shot once in the hand and twice in the arm. Other bailiffs and police officers converged on the scene, where Gordon was quickly sh...


Officer shot outside MI courthouse

Joseph. Michiana is mourning the loss of two Berrien County Courthouse officers and praying for a sheriff's deputy and a civilian wounded in Monday's shooting...


How the South China Sea dispute unfolded

The case has been ongoing for three years - in 2013, the Philippines filed a case against China at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague , seeking ...


13% prefer meteor hitting Earth to Trump or Clinton as president

The meteor is most popular with independent voters, coming in at a near three-way tie at 27 percent to Clinton's 35 percent and Trump's 31 percent. See the ...


Arizona GOP chairman scolds delegate who won't support Trump

The potential for intrigue grows later in the week as the 112-member Rules Committee meets on Thursday and Friday. Many eyes will be on Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah,...


Sanders to join Hillary rally

The 74-year-old self-described democratic socialist excited the liberal base and won young voters by large margins. A carbon tax was one of a few specific env...


Beyoncé 'Sick and Tired' of Police Brutality: 'Stop Killing Us'

Video of his death shows him being pinned down, stun gunned and shot. "The historical oppression of people of color and especially the extrajudicial killings ...


2 bailiffs shot and killed at MI courthouse

Gordon was jailed on several felony charges, according to the Associated Press. The inmate managed to get hold of a gun and shot the deputy before shooting the ...


Christmas in July? Amazon's 'Prime Day' is back

Despite consumer backlash across social media, Prime Day was still credited for boosting revenue by two percentage points last summer, with a total of 34.4 mill...


Today's weather: Chance of scattered thunderstorm increasing as day goes on

The evening forecast predicts cloud cover to pick up and the temperature to hit a low of 73. The heavy rains prompted the National Weather Service office in V...


Trial of officer charged in black man's death to continue

Brian Rice on Monday, ruling the state had failed to prove after three days at trial the officer worked with someone else in an assault. Rice is facing manslaug...


Chief says Dallas attacker wrote in own blood

Obama noted that Dallas police on Thursday had to protect themselves and citizens from sniper fire while deciphering who had guns among those taking part in a...


Senate approves legislation requiring GMO labels on food

The bill puts the requirement for labeling on those companies that introduce these foods into the marketplace, which may reduce the pressure on companies to se...


Two bailiffs, suspect dead in MI courthouse shooting

Sheriff Bailey has also identified three of the four shooting victims. "I lost some friends today", Sheriff Bailey said. "She was crying and going on, and I tol...


I am law and order candidate: Donald Trump

Their goal is to pass a rule that clarifies what they say is already delegates' responsibility - to vote their conscience and not be bound to Trump. Hillary C...


Sanders to attend Clinton's New Hampshire rally, likely to endorse Democratic nominee

The New York Times reported last week that Sanders's anticipated pledge of support is the result of weeks of talks between the two campaigns aimed at unifyin...


House GOP request investigation of Clinton over emails

Reps. Jason Chaffetz of Utah and Bob Goodlatte of Virginia say in a letter sent Monday that Federal Bureau of Investigation evidence "appears to directly cont...


Gunman, victims identified in MI courthouse shooting

Bailey said the shooting happened on the third floor of the courthouse. The shootings of the bailiffs and the deputy came four days after four Dallas police o...


Trump calls for revamping veterans care in speech

Among Trump's promises was that all veterans will have access to the best quality healthcare, paid for by the government. Trump said Monday he and McCai...


Carrie Coon Joins 'Fargo' Season 3 In Lead Role

After two terrific and mind-blowing seasons of the anthology drama Fargo , Carrie Coon will be joining Ewan McGregor in the upcoming third season. "Time to w...


Peaceful Black Lives Matter Protest Briefly Shuts Down 405

On a lighter note, the 405 was the scene of a dinner party when the freeway was shut down for "Carmageddon". Police arrested 102 people in Baton Rouge on ...


Attorney: Officer Who Shot Philando Castile Reacted To Gun, Not Race

Dennis Flaherty, executive director of the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, called Gov. Mark Dayton's comments an "extraordinarily presumptive c...


Pokemon Go used to lure robbery victims

O'Fallon Police Sgt. Robert Kendall told ABC News that his department did not have knowledge about all of the robberies committed by the suspects, but that a ha...