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SANDERS EXPECTED TO ENDORSE CLINTON TOMORROW

July 11, 2016 10:33 am

More than a month after the end of the last round of state primaries, it appears the Democratic presidential race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders is officially set to conclude. The Sanders campaign released a statement Monday morning confir…

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NEXT BIG THING: POKEMON GO SWEEPS US

July 11, 2016 10:25 am

It looks like it’s the Next Big Thing. Everyone is going crazy for Pokémon GO. The smartphone game’s incredible popularity is responsible for everything from a massive jump in the value of Nintendo’s shares to the discovery of a dead body. Pokémon GO…

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DALLAS SHOOTER HAD PLANS FOR DEADLIER ATTACK SAY AUTHORITIES

July 11, 2016 10:10 am

Dallas, TX – The man who fatally shot five police officers in Dallas may have had plans for a wider attack, the city’s police chief said Sunday. Dallas Police Chief David Brown provided new details about the tense two-hour standoff that police had with…

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DALLAS PROTEST ORGANIZER MISTAKENLY IDENTIFIED AS SNIPER

July 8, 2016 10:07 am

The first person identified as a suspect in the Dallas shootings Thursday says he was wrongly accused, despite bringing a gun to a “Black Lives Matters” protest after two fatal police shootings this week in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and suburban St. Paul…

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OAKLAND POLICE HEADQUARTERS VANDALIZED AFTER PROTEST

July 8, 2016 9:54 am

Oakland, Ca – Protesters shut down streets in the Bay Area and Oakland Police have reported vandalism to the Police Administration Building, including paint on the doors, scratches on glass and broken glass. There have been other incidents of vandalis…

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PRESIDENT OBAMA VOWS TO SERVE FULL JUSTICE FOR DALLAS AMBUSH

July 8, 2016 9:42 am

WARSAW — President Obama condemned the sniper-style shootings of Dallas police officers Friday, calling the assault a “vicious, calculated and despicable attack on law enforcement.” “I believe I speak for every single American when I say we are horrif…

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DALLAS POLICE DEATH TOLL RISES TO 5, 6 OTHERS INJURED IN AMBUSH

July 8, 2016 9:37 am

Multiple media outlets have identified one of the suspects in Thursday night’s deadly ambush-style shooting of at least five Dallas police officers. Citing police sources, the Los Angeles Times said that Micah Johnson is one of the people responsible …

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4 DALLAS OFFICERS KILLED 7 INJURED IN AMBUSH

July 7, 2016 10:45 pm

At least 11 police officers were shot — four fatally — by snipers in downtown Dallas, Texas, on Thursday night following a peaceful march protesting recent police shootings of black men. Dallas Police Chief David Brown said late Thursday that four of the officers died, three others were in critical condition, and two more were in surgery. […]

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POLICE FATAL SHOOTINGS SPARK PROTESTS THROUGH US

July 7, 2016 4:28 pm

WARNING: This story contains graphic images. Not suitable for younger viewers. The fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer during a traffic stop fit a longstanding pattern of disparate, unfair and even violent treatment of black people, Minnesota’s governor said Thursday, after millions of people watched the bloody, dying man in a […]

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FBI DIRECTOR COMEY DEFENDS HIS CLINTON EMAIL DECISION

July 7, 2016 11:05 am

FBI Director James Comey testified Thursday that Hillary Clinton’s email practices put America’s secrets at risk, her public claims on the matter were “not true” and her actions constituted the “definition of carelessness” – yet staunchly defended the …

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