Monday July 24-th, 2017

Family of shot Louisiana man condemns Dallas police deaths Family of shot Louisiana man condemns Dallas police deaths

But then later that night, there was a shooting near the Triple S Food Mart about the same time as the scale of the carnage in Dallas ( publicly condemned by the Sterling family) was becoming clear. Investigations are underway in both cases and ...

Kevin Pietersen slams pathetic Oscar Pistorius sentence Kevin Pietersen slams pathetic Oscar Pistorius sentence

According to the New York Times , Judge Thokozile Matilda Masipa of the High Court in Pretoia handed out the lenient sentence because Pistorius "had shown genuine remorse in trying, repeatedly and unsuccessfully, to apologize in person to the vict...

US police come under fire in three states

A man fired at the officer from his auto. Neither the suspect nor the officer were identified. He reportedly told police during a standoff in which he was killed that his intent was to kill white people and that more attacks were coming. During a new...

NSW greyhound racing ban: WA chief says state has nothing to fear NSW greyhound racing ban: WA chief says state has nothing to fear

Premier Mike Baird announced on Thursday greyhound racing would cease to exist in NSW next year in the wake of a Special Commission conducted by High Court judge Michael McHugh . Baird said the report found the industry is not capable, in the sh...

Justice Department Launches Federal Hate Crime Investigation of Dallas Shooting Justice Department Launches Federal Hate Crime Investigation of Dallas Shooting

Lynch said that we're all Americans. A fourth suspect was killed by a bomb placed by a police "robot" after negotiations broke down. "And to those who seek to improve our country through peaceful protest and protected speech. Let us resolve tha...

Google Now On Tap Now With Translation, Discover & Barcode Search Google Now On Tap Now With Translation, Discover & Barcode Search

Users just need to long press the home button and then tap on "Translate this screen", option. The new translation feature can be used even with Google Maps, especially when users are searching for a particular restaurant and wish to read a revie...

Mo. officer shot during traffic stop Mo. officer shot during traffic stop

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported the officer, who has not been identified, suffered neck wounds. Taylor is being held on $500,000 cash bond and is expected to be arraigned Monday morning. The shooter was also shot in the exchange and is in stab...

Dallas gunman identified as Micah Xavier Johnson

The shootings occurred as many Americans nationwide took to the streets to demand answers over the killings of two black men in two days. "It seems as though the sole suspect now has received his justice", Abbott said on Friday. In addition to th...

NAACP leader speaks in wake of police shooting

However, not everyone views them this way. On social media, people shared their outrage at the shooting. Two black men have been shot in confrontations with officers in Louisiana and Minnesota since Tuesday. "While we pray for the families of Alt...

Local law enforcement reacts to officer involved shootings in MN, LA Local law enforcement reacts to officer involved shootings in MN, LA

Scott was unarmed. He said all Americans should be "deeply troubled" by the deaths in Baton Rouge and suburban St. Paul. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Members of the Living Faith Christian Center congregation sing a hymn at a prayer vigil for Alton ...

Details emerge on veteran linked to Dallas sniper shootings

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton reignited a national debate after saying that police probably would not have fired if Castile had been white. "I understand the First Amendment, I understand freedom of speech, and I defend it", the Republican politicia...

Obama calls Dallas police chief, U.S. attorney general over shootings

He returned to that theme Friday morning. A visibly frustrated Obama urged Americans to push for local law enforcement reforms and said all Americans, regardless of race, should care about the treatment of blacks and Hispanics by police. "Today our...

Dangerous Discourse: India Bans Islamic Propaganda Channel Dangerous Discourse: India Bans Islamic Propaganda Channel

A senior Home Ministry official said that though IRF, registered at Zohra Manzil, SVP Road, Mumbai , claimed it was carrying out activities in education and social sector, allegations were levelled against the organisation that it is, in fact, ins...

What we know about the Dallas shooting suspect

Former Army reservist Micah Xavier Johnson is believed to be the gunman responsible for killing five Dallas police officers Thursday night. On his Facebook page Friday afternoon, Griffin, a member of Public Enemy - an influential hip hop group kn...

Shots fired and officers down at downtown Dallas protest Shots fired and officers down at downtown Dallas protest

News 8 has learned that he served in the U.S. Army Reserve for six years, and was stationed at the Seagoville Reserve Base in North Texas at one time. Immediately following the shootings, the Dallas police took to social media to share photos and vi...

3 shot near site of Alton Sterling shooting, report says

Now the country is once again confronting hard questions about race and deadly force in law enforcement. He added that " all Americans should recognize the anger, frustration, and grief" being felt across the country. "But regardless of the outcome ...

U.S. And South Korea Announce Missile Defense System U.S. And South Korea Announce Missile Defense System

China believes the system to be deployed would "seriously damage the strategic security interests of countries in the region". It urged the US and South Korea to halt the deployment process and to "refrain from actions that might damage the inter...

Blair defends Iraq war after damning inquiry report

But he disputed one of the report's key findings; that diplomatic options had not been exhausted at the point he chose to join the USA invasion, saying he had faced a "binary" decision which could not have been delayed. The report found that the UK's...

State Department reopens Clinton emails probe

Rep. Will Hurd, a Republican from Texas who worked for the Central Intelligence Agency, made one of the most impassioned pleas for Clinton to face some effect for her actions. Judicial proceedings in the case were officially ended on Wednesday after ...

Courageous Diamond Reynolds keeps composure live streaming police shooting

Reynolds' almost ten-minute-long video of her interactions with the authorities gained national attention after Facebook users shared it on Wednesday night. "All fair-minded people should be concerned", Obama said. Beyoncé has responded to the sh...

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