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Why the UK should care about Black Lives Matter

And on Sunday, following several days of tension between police and protesters in Baton Rouge, a gunman opened fire on police officers, killing three. These two...


Video from Baton Rouge shows chilling calculation in murders of police officers

Another officer was being treated for non-life-threatening injuries, hospital officials said. During a Monday press conference, officials released details abo...


Clinton Talks Police-Community Relations Before NAACP

Donald Trump insults Mexican immigrants, even an American judge born of Mexican heritage. "This hate, this violence, cannot stand. Killing police officers is...


Hong Kong family hurt in German knife attack on train

Al Jazeera's Dominic Kane, reporting from Berlin, said the man had "come to Germany as an unaccompanied refugee" and had "been in the care of a welfare organi...


Trump gets tough line on immigration, trade in GOP platform

However, many of New Jersey's delegates are in favor of Trump . Dump Trump advocates say they have at least 400 delegate supporters but won't provide mor...


Democratic convention features party stars

Bernie Sanders, for "raising critically important issues", including climate change, fair trade agreements and campaign finance. West was on the Democratic Na...


Benghazi victim's mother: 'Hillary for prison'

Donald Trump insults Mexican immigrants, even an American judge born of Mexican heritage. "Hillary Clinton's platitudes on gun control and public safety will ...


GOP Speakers to Focus on Benghazi as Convention Opens

Reactions on Twitter afterwards were fairly split on one of two sides. Clinton regularly calls her opponent "dangerous" in speeches. Clinton has said the ...


New Hampshire city police use Pokemon Go to lure fugitives

The post read: "With the Charizard being such a rare character, we are only inviting a specific number of people". Come down to the station to capture Charizard...


Black Lives Matter protesters block Maine road

But Hamdi Hassan, one of the organizers of the Friday night rally said that as much as she appreciated his saying that, she feels he only said it out of pressur...


Baton Rouge police shooter said he was 'sovereign citizen'

Still with this in their minds they are protecting those who are in trouble", Ossler said. Long most recently lived in Kansas City. Long began to shoot poli...


New Jersey Gov. Christie tells MI delegation to back Donald Trump

Trump added that the vote was "a long time ago". The Republican ticket skirted questions on policy differences between the pair, including Pence's vote in 2...


Chaos on GOP convention floor over last-ditch effort to stop Trump

Thomson says they oppose a number of things including open primaries, language in the rules package binding delegates. Campaign chairman Paul Manafort said Tr...


Trump officially introduces Mike Pence as running mate in awkward, rambling conference

He said his first thought when Trump offered him the vice presidency was, "Who am I, oh Lord?" and said that he's "a Christian, a conservative and a Republican,...


Dallas grieves at first funerals after shooting: 'Hate has made us stronger'

Ahrens, who was among five police officers shot dead the previous week, drives by during a funeral procession in Dallas , Texas, U.S. July 13, 2016 . In the...


Hillary Clinton to visit Florida as GOP convention wraps up

Donald Trump no doubt will dominate the political news in coming days, as Republicans convene in Cleveland to make his nomination for president official. A trio...


If elected, would declare war against ISIS: Donald Trump

Donald Trump said Saturday that Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will be "my partner" in a fight to change the United States by rebuilding the manufacturing sector at ...


Sanders, Clinton negotiating over nomination procedures

Though Bernie Sanders officially endorsed presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton on Tuesday, a group of his supporters intend to combine political ent...


Uproar at Republican convention as anti-Trump delegates revolt

Trump's opponents want to change a rule that requires delegates to vote for the candidate to whom they were committed after state primaries and caucuses. Week...


Republican Convention 2016: Donald Trump's motorcade crashes on way to Cleveland

The anti-Trump delegates are unlikely to succeed in changing the rules and preventing the NY businessman's nomination for the November 8 election. A last-minu...


Actor Scott Baio, 'Duck Dynasty' patriarch Willie Robertson among RNC speakers

Next up was the 55-year-old star of "Happy Days " and "Joanie Loves Chachi ", Scott Baio . For example, when Scott Baio was recently announced as a speaker, T...


Hillary Clinton And Her Decline In The Court Of Public Approval

Ted Cruz during the primaries but recently joined the Trump campaign, said in an interview . Suzanne Nossel , the executive director of PEN America, gave ...


Hillary Clinton goes on attack against Trump at NAACP

Clinton painted her tycoon opponent as a threat to democracy, lacking a policy platform and whose company refused to rent to African American tenants in the 19...


Trump opening GOP convention with call for law and order

Supporters of presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump turned back an attempt Monday to overturn the party's rules and enact different procedures for future candi...


Kobe Paras commits to Creighton

He comes highly-regarded from the recruiting services, being tabbed a four-star recruit by Scout , and a three-star prospect by ESPN and Rivals . Paras ha...


Officer acquitted in death of Freddie Gray

Prosecutors have yet to secure a conviction in connection to 25-year-old Gray's death from a severe spinal cord injury sustained while riding in the back of a p...


Judge rejects ex-sheriff's plea deal as too lenient

Baca's sentencing was complicated at the end of June, when court filings were released stating that he was in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease. No sent...


GOP Rep. Steve King

This whole "white people" business, though, does get a little exhausted, Charlie. During a roundtable discussion regarding the uniformly white leadership of t...


Clinton pledges criminal justice reform in NAACP speech

Half of voters - 50 percent - say she doesn't have the right judgment to make a good president based upon what they know about the FBI investigation into her em...


Chaos breaks out on the RNC floor

In response to statements from the Trump opponents on their efforts to force a rules vote , Ed Brookover, Trump's delegate manager at the Cleveland gathering, ...


Trump foes win chance to voice opposition at convention

Delegates sang the national anthem at the start of the Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena. "He is embarrassing his state, frankly", Manafort...


Rudy Giuliani makes the case for Donald Trump

Of every race, every colour, every creed, every sexual orientation. "Because the real danger to you is that black kid who is going to shoot you on the street be...


First Case Of Female-To-Male Sexually Transmitted Zika Found In NYC

After returning from an area of the world where Zika is spreading, she had vaginal sex with an uncircumcised man in his 20s who did not use a condom. To this ...


USA Pushes 'Shooter' Premiere to Fall After Baton Rouge Police Shooting

USA Network has once again delayed the premiere of an upcoming drama about a decorated Marine sniper in the wake of the latest deadly shooting of police officer...


Gunman 'was seeking out,' ambushed 6 Baton Rouge officers

Johnson-also an African-American U.S. military veteran-fatally shot five police officers in that city. The ambush came 10 days after a similar attack that l...


Hasty approval of GOP convention rules amid outcry

Following the adopting of the rules vote and the denial of the roll call vote, some Colorado delegates walked out of the convention amid the yelling and protest...


Documents Show OSU Assistant Coach Witnessed Abuse By Jerry Sandusky

Paterno died in January 2012, two months after Sandusky's arrest. Sandusky, 72, is appealing his conviction. Court documents from 2014 unsealed Tuesday , sho...


Free Zika prevention kits now available for pregnant women

No female-to-female sexual transmission of Zika has been reported. So far, there have not been any documented cases of local, mosquito-borne transmission ...


Baton Rouge shooter attended Clark Atlanta University

Lynch read from a Facebook post by Jackson, the black officer who was killed in the shooting, who pleaded for an end to hatred after five police officers we...


Accused murderer of Halliburton family member escapes Florida court

While Broward Sheriff's deputies continue to look for escaped murder suspect Dayonte Resiles, authorities have arrested and charged four people with helping R...


ACC Network to launch by August 2019, according to sources

Recently, various media reports have hinted that an ACC Network is coming soon, and on Monday night, media around the nation started tweeting and writing arti...


Turkish president purges military after failed coup

Many provincial governors and judges have also been relieved of their duties. NTV reported that the assailant had entered the office of deputy mayor Cemil C...


Black Lives Matter protest held in Lansing

Netroots Nation 2016 held its convention in St. Louis, Missouri, and many attendees participated in a BLM rally and marched in commemoration of the one-year ann...


Gov't watchdog: HUD secretary violates Hatch Act

Work of Special Lawyer unearthed that Castro broke the Hatch Work during an appointment with Yahoo News's Katie Couric, by which he recommended for Clinton an...


Alexander: A big night for Ernst's, national security and Scott Baio

Iowa's senior senator, Chuck Grassley, joked that he's just trying to bask in some of Ernst's spotlight. "The world is hungry for a leader". The retired Iowa ...


Caregiver gets Zika from man who died in medical mystery

Centres for Disease Control and Prevention concluded that infection with the Zika virus in pregnant women is a cause of the birth defect microcephaly and other ...


Gunman who killed 3 was 'seeking out' officers

I continue to pray for peace, compassion and civility as our city mourns during this extremely sad time for Baton Rouge. "An attack on one of us is an attac...


Turkish cleric Gulen says Erdogan behind coup, willing to be extradited

The Turkish government has arrested at least 6,000 people late Sunday after surviving an attempted coup, even as President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan mourned the dead...


Phoenix Cops Searching for Possible 'Serial Shooter'

All five murders have taken place since March, and investigators believe each case is related to what they are describing as the same serial street shooter. "...


US cop cleared in Freddie Gray death

Rice was the fourth of six officers to stand trial in the death of the 25-year-old who died in police custody in April 2015. Rice was acquitted after a benc...