• Funerals for two Dallas officers killed in ambush
Funerals for two Dallas officers killed in ambush

Law enforcement officials elsewhere have credited the Dallas department's decision to not expose any other officers to harm from a man who had already killed five of their own. The service featured a photo montage of the 43-year-old with his family, friends and fellow DART officers. The Dallas massacre, during an otherwise peaceful "Black L...

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  • Christie slams Clinton in RNC speech
Christie slams Clinton in RNC speech

He said Clinton would bring the country "all the failures of the Obama years, but with less charm and more lies". And in turn, and on cue, the crowd yelled: " Guilty! ". It was a raucous prime-time twist on well-worn Republican grievances. He then stated, "The prosecution of Hillary Clinton has already been conducted, and she's been found gu...

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  • Gunman Targeted, Killed Officers in Baton Rouge
Gunman Targeted, Killed Officers in Baton Rouge

The incidents have sparked national debates on race relations and analysis on police brutality. He would not elaborate but said the gunman "certainly was seeking out police officers", and he used the word " ambush " to describe the attack. "But every time a European fights back against his oppressor, he's right", he said in a video . A tweet o...

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  • The Only Black Republican Senator Openly Discusses Being Targeted by Police
The Only Black Republican Senator Openly Discusses Being Targeted by Police

There is absolutely nothing more frustrating, more damaging to your soul, than when you know you're following the rules and being treated like you are not. Discussing his views of how to improve the state of race relations in the country, Scott noted a charged and divided conversation on race, saying to Karl and Klein, " You don't have to simp...

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  • Black Lives Matter Goes International: Ireland Hit With Protests
Black Lives Matter Goes International: Ireland Hit With Protests

They said the movement is meant to achieve equality. "Unitarian Universalists in general have had a long history for racial advocacy and Black Lives Matter is something that is important to us", the church's interim Senior Minister Kathleen Rolenz told FOX 11.

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  • Hillary Clinton will push constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United
Hillary Clinton will push constitutional amendment to overturn Citizens United

Clinton was slated to announce the plan Saturday in a video message to progressive activists at the Netroots Nation annual conference, as she works to shore up support among voters loyal to Vermont Sen. In a statement accompanying the announcement, Clinton pledges to " promote SEC rulemaking requiring publicly traded companies to disclose all pol...

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  • Turkish central bank cuts a key rate after attempted coup
Turkish central bank cuts a key rate after attempted coup

Security forces are trying to find others for whom arrest warrants were issued following the coup attempt. Turkish prosecutors were questioning more than 100 senior military leaders Monday and former air force commander Gen. Numerous ministers gathered expressed concern about the retaliation against the judicial officials, as well as about ...

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  • Fire burns near Hollywood sign - Tweets, videos, and reaction
Fire burns near Hollywood sign - Tweets, videos, and reaction

Stewart. Several water-dropping Los Angeles city and county fire helicopters were also battling the fire, refilling their tanks from the Hollywood Reservoir adjacent to the fire. ABC7 viewers took to social media to share their photos and videos by using #abc7eyewitness: ABC7 viewers reported seeing the smoke from the fire from as far as Glendale a...

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  • Video shows suspect being shot by officer on Oklahoma bus
Video shows suspect being shot by officer on Oklahoma bus

The chain of events that led to the killing started shortly after noon on June 25, when the suspect, 42-year-old Miguel Chaves-Angles, visited the St. The manager ordered Chavez-Angles out of the store and watched him get on the Embark bus. He then climbed on top of the luggage rack, grabbed a fire extinguisher, and took the pin out.

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  • Severe thunderstorm watch expires
Severe thunderstorm watch expires

The severe thunderstorm warning is in effect until 1:30 p.m. for southern Luzerne County. A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for the majority of the area from now until 8PM this evening. Winds could hit 60 miles per hour with penny-size hail in some areas of the state. There are some finer details we can examine in the near-term, h...

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  • If Elected, Trump Could Seek Law to 'Fire' Obama Appointees
If Elected, Trump Could Seek Law to 'Fire' Obama Appointees

Just tell me and I'll send it, ' " Christie told the crowd, according to an account on northjersey.com. When Christie joined the delegation, he made the rounds shaking hands and greeting delegates from the Garden State. It wasn't immediately known if Trump personally donated less than $25,000 to the Sandy relief effort. Christie was respondin...

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  • Utah delegate threatened in RNC bathroom
Utah delegate threatened in RNC bathroom

Phill Wright, the chairman of Utah's delegation, made a symbolic announcement during a Tuesday night roll call at the convention that Utah's delegates are going toward Cruz, who overwhelmingly swept the state. The newspaper also reported a second Utah delegate was threatened. "I think everyone is really excited to talk about some of the principle...

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  • Judge wants harsher sentence for ex-LA Sheriff Lee Baca
Judge wants harsher sentence for ex-LA Sheriff Lee Baca

U.S. District Judge Percy Anderson delivered the bombshell to the 74-year-old retired official inside a packed courtroom in downtown Los Angeles, offering Baca the option of accepting a harsher sentence, withdrawing his plea or continuing his hearing.

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  • Donald Trump and Mike Pence's Awkward First Interview Together
Donald Trump and Mike Pence's Awkward First Interview Together

This is Trump's show and he wants us talking about national security, so let's talk about national security. I'll give you an example: " Hillary Clinton is a liar". She's not. "Going around and introducing Mike Pence and the Mike Pence family to America". But as for Hillary Clinton , who voted the same, "she's not".

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  • State officials offer condolences upon death of KCK captain
State officials offer condolences upon death of KCK captain

Robert Melton, police chief Terry Zeigler said. When asked if police believe the shooting of this officer is related to prior attacks on officers, Tomasic said it was too early to know. Police are still looking for two more. Doctors and nurses at the University of Kansas Hospital tried for 30 minutes to revive Melton before he was pronounced dead...

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  • Clinton campaigning in Vegas in wake of union endorsement
Clinton campaigning in Vegas in wake of union endorsement

Presidential nominees typically see a boost in voter support following their party conventions . "I think it's going to become the norm". What political news is the world searching for on Google and talking about on Twitter? In her speech at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland , the mother of diplomat Sean Smith, who was killed in...

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  • Chris Christie: Yeah, I Was Disappointed Trump Didn't Pick Me
Chris Christie: Yeah, I Was Disappointed Trump Didn't Pick Me

Scott Applewhite). Origin:On 19 July 2016, Melania Trump delivered a speech at the Republican Convention that contained a section which was almost identical to a speech delivered by Michelle Obama at the Democratic Convention in 2008. Melania Trump was praised for making progress in highlighting her husband's personal qualities during her ...

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  • Trump rescue speech may launch Tim Tebow into politics
Trump rescue speech may launch Tim Tebow into politics

House, spoke at the 2012 GOP convention in Tampa. News reports that Tim Tebow would be among the featured speakers at the upcoming Republican National Convention surprised some people - including Tebow himself. Donald Trump's Family at an NBC Town Hall [Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images] The most prominent of those speakers looking to bolst...

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  • Germany warns Turkey against reinstating death penalty
Germany warns Turkey against reinstating death penalty

A government official said a decision on whether to reintroduce the death penalty would be made by the Turkish parliament, where Erdogan's Justice and Development Party has an absolute majority. In the wake of the failed coup, he has suggested restoring capital punishment, which was abolished in 2004. "The institution of the death penalty can o...

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  • Yale rehires black man who broke window depicting slavery
Yale rehires black man who broke window depicting slavery

Calhoun, an ardent defender of slavery during the 19th century. Menafee, who is Black, apologized for damaging the property but said the window's portrayal of slaves in a cotton field was offensive. "It's 2016, I shouldn't have to come to work and see things like that", he told the New Haven Independent . Supervisory Assistant State's Attorney D...

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