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Syrian army declares temporary nationwide truce

The pro-government forces have also continued the bombardment of the besieged suburb of Douma, he added. The army said what it described as terrorist groups had tried to attack army positions in the area, and that it thwarted this assault and taken over the southern al-Malah farms, coming to within firing distance of the Castello Road. [Full Article...]

Christie phone can't be accessed in bridge case

Bridget Anne Kelly and her attorney, Michael Critchley Sr., right, leave U.S. District Court in Newark, N.J. on Thursday, July 7, 2016. The news that Christie's lawyer has the phone comes just after a federal judge ruled Thursday against Baroni, the former deputy executive director of the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, and Kelly, Christie's former deputy chief of staff, who issued a subpoe... [Full Article...]

Family of man killed by police in La. denounces violence

Family of man killed by police in La. denounces violence The president also declared that "there is no contradiction between us supporting law enforcement" and stating that "there are problems across our criminal justice system with [racial] bias", and implored police departments nationwide to instate more bias-free policies. [Full Article...]

Africa shaped Indian diaspora's identity: Narendra Modi

He started Thursday in Mozambique, followed by South Africa , Tanzania and Kenya. Narenda Modi has also compared his visits to tracing Mahatma Gandhi's footsteps in Africa, in order to rebuild the relations with these nations. "We agreed to put cooperation in agriculture on the fast track", Modi said in a joint press statement with Nyusi. Healthcare was another area where India's capacities m... [Full Article...]

Governor briefed on Louisiana, Dallas shootings

Governor briefed on Louisiana, Dallas shootings A sniper shot 12 police officers in downtown Dallas on Thursday night after a Black Lives Matter march. The shooting, which was filmed by several bystanders, came after one of the officers appeared to kneel on Sterling and hold a gun to him. [Full Article...]

New DPD officers ready to serve in wake of cop killings

Robotics experts said on Friday that the incident amounted to the first time a US police force has ever used a robot to kill someone. The deaths of four Dallas police officers and one Dallas transit officer from sniper fire during a protest in the city Thursday raised the national total of firearm deaths among police to 26. [Full Article...]

Code Switch On: Dallas, Philando Castile And Alton Sterling

In the state of Louisiana, open-carry is "generally permitted without a license", but as ATTN:'s Kyle Jaeger pointed out , "there's a lingering legal question" of "whether Sterling had a concealed carry permit", but at any rate, Sterling never appeared to have threatened police officers with a gun. [Full Article...]

Dallas Police Used Bomb Robot To Kill Sniper

Brown. "The suspect stated that he wanted to kill white people, especially white officers". In a letter posted online Friday, Abbott said "every life matters" and urged Texans to come together. We have got to do everything possible to, you know, support our police and support innocent Americans who have deadly encounters with the police. Brown praised the efforts of the Dallas and DART offic... [Full Article...]

Micah Johnson, Dallas Cop-Killer, Was Black Militant

It started Tuesday, with a familiar scene: A black man, on the ground, shot by police, with the incident captured on cellphone video. The gunfire broke out around 8:45 p.m. Seven officers were injured in the shootings. Vermuth says Thompson was kind to those he interacted with in the line of duty. Mr Brown said police do not yet have a motive for the attacks or any information on the suspect... [Full Article...]

Cardiff comes to standstill to welcome home Wales

Cardiff comes to standstill to welcome home Wales Wales then beat Northern Ireland and Belgium, second in the Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings, in the knock-out stages before losing to Portugal. "You can't buy this kind of publicity, it's just been incredible to see the awareness about Wales which has flowed across the whole of the continent and the world". [Full Article...]

1st death related to Zika virus seen in continental US

Rupp said. Utah health officials said a person infected with Zika has died, and while the exact cause is unclear, it marks the first death related to the virus in the continental U.S. There haven't been any cases of Zika where the mosquito bite occurred in OH, but health officials say you should still take the proper precautions. [Full Article...]

Government examining Zakir Naik's speeches: Rajnath Singh

Government examining Zakir Naik's speeches: Rajnath Singh They look, dress, eat and speak the same way you do. The channel is banned in several countries. Even Indian army has started arresting common people and youth and at Sopore and Kulgam; series of nocturnal raids and arrest by Indian army are a clear sign of frustration of so-called rulers. [Full Article...]

Clinton to return to NH, Sanders country

Clinton to return to NH, Sanders country But there was no word from the Clinton campaign Thursday on whether the candidate would be joined by Sen. Shortly after realizing this disappointing, yet not unexpected, news, Sanders addressed American voters in a live-stream video. For example, her emphasis on gender and racial equality appeals to many female and black voters. Armed with a message of righting economic inequality; promises to... [Full Article...]

Dallas police chief: Shooter wanted to kill 'white people, especially white officers'

The gunfire erupted without warning while protesters marched against the live stream shooting deaths of two African-American men by police in Baton Rouge, La ., and suburban Minneapolis on back-to-back nights this past week. The standoff ended when Johnson was killed by a bomb police delivered with a robot. Brown has since altered his statement and confirmed that the gunman acted alone. [Full Article...]

Walker gave Trump election advice in recent conversation

Walker gave Trump election advice in recent conversation Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus criticized Mitt Romney and other Republicans on Thursday for refusing to fully throw their support behind Donald Trump, calling it "unfathomable" and "maddening". In his meeting with House Republicans, he reviewed his plans to reshape the tax code, reduce federal regulations and scrap Obamacare, and blamed the press for twisting his recent co... [Full Article...]

Dallas officers who were killed in shooting

Johnson was killed in a standoff with police when negotiations failed and a robot-placed explosive device was detonated near him. Does the assemblage of killings by police around the country and the resulting "Black Lives Matter" movement lead to more than candlelight vigils and calls for change? Brown didn't elaborate on the man's statements about the group, but added: "He said he was upset... [Full Article...]

S. Korea, US to deploy missile defense to counter N. Korea threat

S. Korea, US to deploy missile defense to counter N. Korea threat In Beijing, Foreign Vice-Minister Zhang Yesui summoned the US and South Korean envoys to protest the THAAD deployment, saying it would "seriously damage" China's strategic security interests and undermine the balance of security in the region. [Full Article...]

Dead Dallas gunman identified as Micah Xavier Johnson

Brown told a press conference on Friday: "The suspect said that he was upset about black lives matter". Before the shots were fired, the demonstration was peacefully walking down Main Street. Friday's rally, organized by Black Lives Matter, is scheduled to begin at noon outside police headquarters in Lower Manhattan. The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund , which monitors ... [Full Article...]

Paul Ryan Asks Intelligence Community to Deny Clinton Classified Briefings

An investigation into the use of a personal email system for official communications by Hillary Clinton, while she was U.S. secretary of state, has been closed with no charges filed, U.S. By contrast, Petraeus, who resigned in disgrace from the CIA in 2012, knowingly shared classified information ― war strategies, intelligence capabilities, conversations with President Barack Obama ― with Paula ... [Full Article...]

Rapper Drake calls for 'dialogue' after Alton Sterling killed by US police

He said he and the first lady share in the feelings of "anger, frustration and grief that so many Americans are feeling". The Forward's independent journalism depends on donations from readers like you . "Justice will be served in Minnesota ". The fight for justice in the shooting death of Alton Sterling brought out dozens of supporters from across the state and country into the streets of ... [Full Article...]


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