• Bernie Sanders will endorse Hillary Clinton at event next week
Bernie Sanders will endorse Hillary Clinton at event next week

The Vermont senator drubbed her by more than 20 points last February in the neighboring state, marking a soul-searching, low point of Clinton's campaign . Sanders even refrained from attacking Hillary on the email scandal - he wanted the media and the public's attention focused on income inequality, universal health care, climate change, f...

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  • Suspect in Dallas Shootings Identified
Suspect in Dallas Shootings Identified

The suspect said he wanted to kill white people". News outlets state that the lone sniper was ID'd as Micah Xavier Johnson, 25. The man told police he was not affiliated with any groups and that he acted alone, warning officers that they would "eventually find the IEDs", or improvised explosive devices, Brown continued.

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  • One suspect in Dallas shooting served in U.S. Army Reserve
One suspect in Dallas shooting served in U.S. Army Reserve

Dallas Police Department (DPD) Chief David Brown said on Friday that prior to his death, Johnson told negotiators he was upset over police killings of black people and wanted to kill white people, "especially white officers". Castile was shot Wednesday while in a auto with a woman and a child. - Thompson got married two weeks ago to a fellow ...

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  • Columbia police host prayer service tonight after Dallas protest shootings
Columbia police host prayer service tonight after Dallas protest shootings

The shooting turned the city's downtown into a sprawling crime scene, unfolding along streets that house major corporations, restaurants and government offices. The Dallas Police Department reported late Thursday that one suspect had been apprehended, and that a suspicious package is being secured by the city's bomb squad.

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  • Who Is Philando Castile?
Who Is Philando Castile?

Paul home Thursday morning in the aftermath of a shooting of a 32-year-old black man by police 12 hours earlier. The minutes after a black Minnesota man was shot and killed during a traffic stop in the Twin Cities - the second fatal encounter in the US this week between a black man and police - were broadcast live by his girlfriend on Facebook.

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  • Dallas' deadly shootings: What others are saying
Dallas' deadly shootings: What others are saying

At least one sniper killed five officers and wounded several others at a peaceful demonstration in Dallas Thursday night over the police shootings of black men that had occurred in Minnesota and Louisiana earlier in the week. Witnesses said protesters were marching peacefully in downtown Dallas when the gunfire started Thursday night. The ...

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  • How a Gunman Killed Five Police Officers in Dallas
How a Gunman Killed Five Police Officers in Dallas

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday condemned the killing of five police officers during a rally in Dallas in US state of Texas on Thursday, saying that "There is no justification for such violence". As of 11:45 p.m., Dallas police say they have no suspects in custody and that an intensive search is now underway. They haven't revealed deta...

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  • Beyonce on killing of two black men by police
Beyonce on killing of two black men by police

Video footage of both murders, shared widely on the internet, has helped narrow the emotional distance the American public usually feels in police shootings of black Americans. "I'm not doing so well emotionally", she said. "That is the past", she said. "Right now, we're focusing on what happened to him". But both Sterling, who was killed Tuesday...

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  • History-maker Raonic ousts Federer to enter Wimbledon final
History-maker Raonic ousts Federer to enter Wimbledon final

On Sunday, Murray will be playing in his 11th major final. Serena, 34, and Venus, 36, last won the Wimbledon doubles title in 2012. And when he got a crucial break of the hard-hitting Canadian to win the third set 6-4, he had to feel he was on his way to Sunday's final.

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  • House nears OK of bill reinforcing anti-drug programs
House nears OK of bill reinforcing anti-drug programs

The White House has requested $1. 1 billion for opioids and criticized the current bill for not including new funding. The legislation has been passed for 53 consecutive years, but typically final approval doesn't come until late in the year.

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  • The killer robot used by Dallas police appears to be a first
The killer robot used by Dallas police appears to be a first

A Dallas police vehicle follows behind an ambulance carrying a patient to the emergency department at Baylor University Medical Center, as police and others stand near the emergency entrance early Friday, July 8, 2016 , in Dallas. But that doesn't stop them from being used that way. "All the facts aren't known, but from evidence that's been pres...

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  • Gunman in vehicle shoots at Georgia officer
Gunman in vehicle shoots at Georgia officer

ATLANTA-A gunman in a passing vehicle opened fire on an Atlanta-area police officer on routine patrol, firing multiple shots before he was apprehended after a short auto chase, Roswell police said early Friday. No details about the suspect or any charges were immediately released, though Frommer said the Ford Explorer had a Georgia license plate. ...

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  • Trump Releases Statement On Dallas Police Shootings
Trump Releases Statement On Dallas Police Shootings

On Friday, the Scranton speech and the event with Biden were scrapped, but Clinton is expected to speak about the events at a historically African-American church in Philadelphia Friday evening. "Something is profoundly wrong when so many Americans have reason to believe that our country doesn't consider them as precious as others because of the ...

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  • At least 11 officers shot, 4 dead after attack at Dallas protest
At least 11 officers shot, 4 dead after attack at Dallas protest

Sgt. Paul Parizek with Des Moines police told KCCI that tragedies like this always strike home for every police officer, no matter where they serve. The officers include Dallas Police and Dallas Area Rapid Transit officers. "I'm still kind of startled, shaken up", Hughes said. An unrepentant Walsh stood by his tweets Friday morning, saying in...

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  • Donald Trump has tense meeting with Senate Republicans
Donald Trump has tense meeting with Senate Republicans

John McCain, who was captured and spent 5 1/2 years in a Vietnamese prison. "I've never been defeated in IL". It's hardly the first time Flake has tossed some shade in Trump's direction. Trump fueled talk of future presidential ambitions this week when he brought a senior campaign staffer onto his Senate staff, and placed other aides atop two ...

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  • Cops in Alton Sterling shooting investigated five times in seven years
Cops in Alton Sterling shooting investigated five times in seven years

Alton Sterling, who was shot dead by police in Baton Rouge , Louisiana , on July 5, 2016, is seen in an undated photo posted on his Facebook account. The media is complicit in this morbid voyeurism when it chooses to be. Sterling, 37, was shot and killed outside the conveni. Speaking to reporters outside the governor's mansion after a night...

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  • Gardner joins in efforts to strip Hillary Clinton of security clearances
Gardner joins in efforts to strip Hillary Clinton of security clearances

Despite tense moments, Mr Comey, a Republican former prosecutor, maintained his cool throughout the marathon grilling that lasted four hours and 40 minutes. The FBI's yearlong investigation found that 110 emails containing classified information were sent or received on Clinton's server. "If a foreign hacker got into this, I can assure you that t...

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  • Corker withdraws as Trump VP candidate
Corker withdraws as Trump VP candidate

The governor is aware of the senator's work on behalf ofthe people of Iowa. He also pushed back against negative perceptions of Trump's brash persona. Additionally, Trump and the RNC raised $25 million during 22 events in June and the final week of May, the campaign release said. "At the end of the day, once they're asked, they usually accept",...

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  • Danny Ainge: Celtics offseason is 'not done'
Danny Ainge: Celtics offseason is 'not done'

We wish the best of luck to Al moving forward. "We're hoping that we can work together on that one", said Grousbeck. "I think that anytime that you have the opportunity to pop, roll or play in the seam [off the pick-and-roll] is a huge advantage and he is excellent at all three and the numbers bear that out".

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  • Authorities: Tenn. highway gunman motivated by police shootings
Authorities: Tenn. highway gunman motivated by police shootings

In a news release, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said initial conversations with the suspect, identified as Lakeem Keon Scott, revealed he was troubled by incidents across the U.S. Jennifer Rooney ( A Bristol Herald Courier newspaper carrier): Killed after being shot while driving in her vehicle on Volunteer Parkway. She remains in the hos...

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