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A Mom's Quick Thinking Protected Her Son From The Shooting In Dallas

While downtown, they heard gunfire. "It was a lot of gunshots". Taylor's 15-year-old son, Andrew, was spattered with her blood, Williams said, and after Tay...


On 'Day Of Action' Conn. Democrats Continue Push For Gun Reform

Two Republicans said the House is expected to vote on legislation resembling a National Rifle Association-backed bill that the Senate rejected last week after i...


$540M lottery ticket sold at Indiana gas station

There's just one ticket purchased for Friday night's Mega Millions drawing with the wining numbers, worth an estimated $540 million. An estimated one billio...


Dallas Shooting Spree Kills 5 Police Officers

Paul, Minnesota . Some of the officers have already been released from the hospital. Two civilians were also wounded in the attack. His wife, Emily, was not ...


Dallas sniper attack: 5 officers killed during protests against police

The video shows a man with a rifle crouching at ground level and charging at and then shooting another person who appeared to be wearing a uniform. Brown's ef...


GOP senator angrily confronts Donald Trump at closed meeting

Cruz, who campaigned against Trump for the party's nomination, announced Thursday that he would speak at the Republican National Convention on July 18. "He di...


Dallas Shooting Suspect Had Bomb Materials, Rifles, Ammo At Home, Officials Say

Dallas police chief said they had no other option but to use the robot. Attempts to reach Johnson's relatives and friends on Friday were not successful. ...


Police Shootings of Black Men Spark Protests Across US Cities

The round-up included writing to state legislators or donating funds to Philando Castile and Alton Sterling's families. He died a short time later at a hospit...


Things You Should Know About the FBI Hearing With James Comey

But Chaffetz is vowing to kick-start the process, and his Republican colleagues are voicing support. For those who would claim no harm, no foul in Clinton's u...


Dallas gunman identified as Micah Xavier Johnson

Johnson, who is black, was ultimately killed following a prolonged standoff with responding officers, who utilized a robot to deliver a bomb that detonated near...


Texas officials confirm Dallas police shooter acted alone

The group's president, Monroe police chief John Salvatore, says that all police departments - from small towns to big cities - require grassroots support to m...


Minnesota prosecutor says police practices must change after shooting

While he was reaching for his ID, police officer Jeronimo Yanez , who had been at the St. Anthony Police Department for four years, shot and killed Castile. "I...


QC law enforcement react to Dallas police killings

Johnson's July 2 post on the Black Panther Facebook page expressed anger at how white people have treated black people over the years, with references to his ...


Ballwin Cop Undergoing 'Life-Saving' Care After Traffic Stop Shooting

He has not yet been charged. In suburban St. Louis , a motorist shot an officer at least once as the officer walked back to his auto during a traffic stop, p...


Danone agrees to buy US food maker WhiteWave for $10B

Danone is paying 40 times WhiteWave's expected earnings in 2017, while European consumer companies usually trade at a multiple of expected 2017 earnings in t...


Female Police Officer Injured in Dallas Shooting is from Wisconsin

She told Bayer that during the chaotic scene she drove one wounded officer to a hospital. Bayer said he was watching a recorded program Thursday night when he...


Donald Trump meets privately with Ted Cruz in D.C.

Trump's problem is not just being dissatisfied with the status quo", he said . Republicans pressed Trump on whether he would defend Article 1 of the Constitu...


At least 4 tornado touchdowns confirmed in northern IL

Emergency officials in Chicago were advised to be prepared for severe winds, storms, and possible tornados . Thursday was expected to be foggy and cooler, ...


Mother of Alton Sterling's son calls Dallas shootings 'reprehensible'

Authorities have said that 25-year-old Army veteran Micah Johnson had been involved in a standoff with police and was killed by a robot-delivered bomb. Sterli...


Code Switch On Dallas, Philando Castile And Alton Sterling

Reynolds told reporters Thursday that the 32-year-old Castile, of St. Paul, did "nothing but what the police officer asked of us, which was to put your hands ...


War on cops? Officers shot in 4 states

Both men are expected to survive. He was hit twice in his protective vest and once beneath the vest in his abdomen. Officers were shot in what authorities des...


Man incorrectly identified by police as Dallas shooting suspect speaks out

The authenticity of the video could not be independently confirmed. For one veteran cop, the deaths of five police officers in Dallas reignited painful me...


Louis-area officer shot in traffic stop; man charged

Hancock underwent surgery at a local hospital and was stable Friday as he rested with his family by his side, Childress said. The officer was taken to Mercy H...


Dan Patrick: BLM Protesters Hypocrites for Running from Sniper Bullets

Patrick argued that concern about police violence is new and must stop. "We have to have their back", Patrick said of law enforcement. While Patrick said he b...


Shooting rampage left Dallas, much of the country in mourning

London Paige-Lamar, who heads the Tennessee Young Democrats, said she broke down and cried in her bedroom early in the morning as she watched a video of the a...


US Senate approves nationwide labeling law for GMO food products

Rhode Island is eyeing adoption of GMO legislation , as have other states. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) said he would offer a series of amendments to strengthen the...


Hundreds in Philadelphia protest shootings of black men

Outside of the church, protesters critical of the prayer vigil chanted and sang - arguing it is not the time for church. The singer, who posted a lengthy le...


Federal Bureau of Investigation says Hillary Clinton did not lie

Republicans running the Congressional hearings said that Comey's decision not to recommend charges against Clinton was odd given the fact that he made oth...


Man Found Hanging in Atlanta's Piedmont Park, Case Referred to Federal Bureau of Investigation

News began to circulate on social media Thursday morning of a black man's body found hanging from a tree in Piedmont Park in Atlanta, Georgia. The police ...


Thousands Protest Police Shootings

Both officers involved - four-year member of the department Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II, who was on the force for three years - were placed on administrati...


Matteen Was Regular at Gay Club

Mateen opened fire at Pulse early Sunday, leaving 49 dead and 53 injured. In Washington, President Barack Obama said investigators had no information to sugge...


Whose side are you on in the Ryder Cup 2016?

However, he will make a speech as the co-captain in the team of Darren Clarke. Probably, he will inspire the team to follow his amazing game in 2012. At least...


Video of Fort Myers teen having sex with multiple students causes uproar

Parents of students at the school are both shocked and outraged about the claims of the 15-year-old girl having sex with 25 boys in the school bathroom. However...


SPS already follows transgender bathroom law

In the past, like districts across the state, we have addressed student civil rights in a sensitive manner while providing accommodations, when necessary, to me...


Desert Trip fest in Indio set with Dylan, Stones, more

As initially reported by the Los Angeles Times last month, the three-day concert produced by Goldenvoice will indeed take place October the 7th-the 9th at the...