• Louisiana State Police review surveillance videos after deadly police ambush
Louisiana State Police review surveillance videos after deadly police ambush

Edmonson told Local 10 News that the call came in as a man dressed in all black, wearing a mask and carrying a rifle while walking down the commercial district. It was at the conclusion of just such a peaceful march in Dallas that a gunman opened fire on police officers who were protecting the demonstration. Louisiana State Police Superintenden...

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  • Republican National Convention: Melania Trump 'plagiarised' part of Michelle Obama's 2008 speech
Republican National Convention: Melania Trump 'plagiarised' part of Michelle Obama's 2008 speech

Others drowned them out with chants of "USA!" And they cast the turbulent times as a direct result of weak leadership by President Barack Obama and Clinton, who spent four years in the administration. She didn't make her first appearance on the campaign trial until November, joining other family members on the stage at a rally. Northwest suburban R...

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  • Do you know who picks the presidential candidates?
Do you know who picks the presidential candidates?

Donald Trump emerged from a brightly lit stage to the song "We are the Champions" to introduce his wife. Emerging from shadows, he declared, "We're going to win, we're going to win so big". But Trump faces significant challenges. He has alienated many in the party establishment with personal attacks on party figures who have declined to endorse h...

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  • Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton for 2016 US election
Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton for 2016 US election

Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton for president at a rally Tuesday in Portsmouth , N.H. The 74-year-old Sanders, a US Senator from Vermont, offered voters a litany of reasons why the 68-year-old former secretary of state is a better choice than the 70-year-old Manhattan real estate mogul.

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  • Pence taps loyalists, new guard for VP staff
Pence taps loyalists, new guard for VP staff

Now officially part of Donald Trump's presidential ticket, Mike Pence returned home in a private jet Saturday to be greeted by a cheering crowd and the theme music from the movie "Air Force One" blaring over loudspeakers. But Pence on Sunday said he was fine with Trump's style of campaigning. "Rob Portman's a very important senator and Trump is goi...

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  • Meeker County Sheriff Provides Storm Damage Update
Meeker County Sheriff Provides Storm Damage Update

Another reported tornado was spotted minutes later near Watkins , Minnesota . The National Weather Service confirmed Tuesday a low-end EF1 tornado struck three miles south of the Gogebic County community of Bessemer. The sheriff's department said Mitchell R. Koski, 56, of Montreal, Wisconsin, had died, but didn't specify how the man died or...

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  • Baton Rouge Killer Didn't Make
Baton Rouge Killer Didn't Make "Ambush" 911 Call, Police Say

Slaton told the New York Times on Monday that a preliminary investigation shows the Baton Rouge gunman "definitely ambushed those officers". The suspect said he wanted to change his name from Gavin Eugene Long to Cosmo Ausar Setepenra in May 2015, according to Jackson County, Missouri, public records.

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  • Updates From Baton Rouge And Kansas City
Updates From Baton Rouge And Kansas City

Michael Edmonson, superintendent of state police. The post , which has since been removed from Jackson's page, ended with two emojis: a police officer and peace sign. The man also discusses protests in Baton Rouge and what he perceived as oppression . Police identified the gunman as Gavin Long, a former Marine.

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  • Black Lives Matter march to come to Leeds Art Gallery
Black Lives Matter march to come to Leeds Art Gallery

The Department of Justice ruled the shooting justified. It's an organization of belligerent wannabe revolutionaries, who take to rioting, pillaging and burning down local businesses as they did in Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore when activists "march" for "justice".

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  • 2 men missing after high waves sweep them into Lake Michigan
2 men missing after high waves sweep them into Lake Michigan

Authorities say the men, who attend St. Norbert College in DePere, were on the dock speaking with some fishermen when they were swept into the water. Morrell said that as of Sunday evening, the U.S. The Sheboygan County dive team suspended operations Sunday evening because of the rough water, which also closed the Sheboygan pier. Fire officials say...

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  • Clinton Leads Trump By 5 Points In Latest Michigan Polls
Clinton Leads Trump By 5 Points In Latest Michigan Polls

The poll results suggest that Clinton's use of personal email for government business and her handling of classified information have not damaged her support among likely voters. She never addressed that as to say there should be consequences and what the consequences for that should be,"said Scott". But Trump's convention is also marked by an ...

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  • More voters with Hillary on health care
More voters with Hillary on health care

But Trump holds a three-point lead among independents when the candidates from the Libertarian and Green parties are added to the mix. It's not as close as the Quinnipiac University Poll released on Wednesday, in which Trump was ahead of Clinton 42 percent to 39 percent, but the NBC/Wall Street Journal survey numbers still indicate a tight ...

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  • Trump gets tough line on immigration, trade in GOP platform
Trump gets tough line on immigration, trade in GOP platform

In case you hadn't noticed, for years this website has used quotation marks when it references the " Republican " party. Why? A Trump nomination ensures a Hillary win. "Talking about our differences is what makes us great and to actually get through our differences through talking as professionals, adults, rationally, instead of as, like, bullies...

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  • Hillary's Democratic convention lineup includes Bill Clinton, Obama, Sanders
Hillary's Democratic convention lineup includes Bill Clinton, Obama, Sanders

Monday's lineup, with a theme of "United Together", will include First Lady Michelle Obama and Sen. Three Kansans who are superdelegates to the upcoming Democratic Party's National Convention are endorsing Hillary Clinton for president. Ahead of the Democratic National Convention being held in Philadelphia from July 25th to July 28th, Hillary for...

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  • Candlelight vigil for slain police officials in Dallas shootings
Candlelight vigil for slain police officials in Dallas shootings

The police chief again defended the decision to kill Johnson with a bomb delivered by remote-controlled robot, saying he had "already killed us in a grave way, and officers were in surgery that didn't make it". Speaking in Madrid during a European tour, U.S. President Barack Obama said attacks on police over racial bias would hurt Black Lives Mat...

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  • GOP speakers fault Clinton on Benghazi deaths
GOP speakers fault Clinton on Benghazi deaths

The mother of one of the four Americans killed in the September 11, 2012 siege on the US outpost in Benghazi, Libya, is blaming Hillary Clinton for the death of her son. Stay with The Republican and MassLive.com throughout the week for more updates and coverage from the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. "I believe that", Clinton said.

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  • Benghazi victim's mother: 'Hillary for prison'
Benghazi victim's mother: 'Hillary for prison'

After picking Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his running mate, Trump has lost any momentum he may have had going into the Republican National Convention and November's contest. GOP members of that special committee failed to present overwhelming evidence that Clinton knowingly made decisions that led to the attack or delayed rescue attempts.

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  • US cop placed on leave over Black Lives Matter posts
US cop placed on leave over Black Lives Matter posts

The Convention of the Oppressed plans to hold several events through Thursday around the city. Mark Anthony Ezeh, 18, a student from Rushey Mead said: "It is important that we demonstrate our solidarity with people of African heritage in USA".

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  • Donald Trump is 'much more humble than you would understand'
Donald Trump is 'much more humble than you would understand'

We're gonna do territories. "But Democratic strategist Matt Bennett said the odd VP introduction and published reports indicating the presumptive GOP nominee was having second thoughts about Pence are indications that the IN governor is "IN for a rough ride" IN the passenger seat of the Trump campaign.

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  • Baton Rouge police shooting: What we know
Baton Rouge police shooting: What we know

All three of the slain law enforcement officers have been identified. In a video posted on 10 July, a man believed to be Long said he was speaking from Dallas after the fatal attack during a march over the deaths of black men at the hands of law enforcement.

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