Israeli police assault worshippers

Al-Hayat al-Jadida said United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, now on an official visit to Palestine and Israel, called on the worldwide community to help end the Israeli occupation of Palestine. He said that the tens of thousands of Muslims g... More..

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Petraeus Leaks Were Much Worse Than Clinton Email Mess — FBI Director

Jim Cooper came to the defense of FBI Director James Comey on Capitol Hill Thursday as Comey was being grilled by Republicans over his handling of the Hillary Clinton classified email investigation. Comey no...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Dallas police headquarters on security alert after threat

The police's SWAT unit is now clearing the area around police headquarters. The department said it would not immediately confirm or deny whether its headquarters was under lockdown. The unity shown in the wak...More..

Late-night protests not slowing in Baton Rouge
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Late-night protests not slowing in Baton Rouge

After a lengthy standoff, more police in full riot gear moved in, pinning some of the protesters as others fled. Jeronimo Yanez, a police officer in St. Nancy Taylor, senior pastor of Old South Church, told the...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Tensions high at rallies over Baton Rouge police shooting death

Mckesson tweeted from a Louisiana jail on Sunday that the protests bring attention to issues between police and blacks, heightened by the death of Sterling and others. The vast majority of the Louisiana residen...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Rep. Corrine Brown steps down from committee

On Friday, the seal was lifted, and the details made public. The charity ran lavish events for Brown, the indictment charges, including luxury boxes at a Beyonce concert and Jaguar game. "I'm saddened that ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Indians commit 3 errors in sloppy 11-7 loss to Yankees

The Indians went into the break at 52-36. Judge, the Yankees' first-round draft pick in 2013, is hitting.261 with 16 homers and 54 RBIs in 83 games. "After I talked to the umpire, I guess I messed up". "I...More..

NRA shells out $2 million for Trump ad blaming Clinton for Benghazi
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

NRA shells out $2 million for Trump ad blaming Clinton for Benghazi

The Democratic report , issued Monday, found Clinton not at fault, and somehow made 23 references to Donald Trump . The U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya was attacked and burned on September 11, 2012, resulti...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Black Lives Matter condemns Dallas violence

TWC News reporter Tara Grimes, who took the now viral video, subsequently released footage of the female protester questioning the attending police officers in their riot gear. A CHP auto passed by with windows...More..

Slight storm chance on Sunday, with highs in the 90s
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Slight storm chance on Sunday, with highs in the 90s

If you are on vacation this week, Tuesday , Wednesday and Thursday are your best days with Friday still great, but bringing a chance of an afternoon storm. The weather will also turn occasionally unsettl...More..

Gretchen Carlson Files Lawsuit Against Roger Ailes Alleging Sexual Harassment
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Gretchen Carlson Files Lawsuit Against Roger Ailes Alleging Sexual Harassment

Ratings for her program, " The Real Story ", were lower than for any other show on the network in June, the Nielsen company said . And so far, she has gotten what she wants. Carlson's lawsuit is only a...More..

It's possible to be pro-cop and pro-black
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

It's possible to be pro-cop and pro-black

However, these two sides are not mutually exclusive they are human constructions based on our current and past socio-historical contexts. And if you're pro-police, then you surely hate black people. "After I wa...More..

4 officers injured in attacks on police throughout the country Friday
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

4 officers injured in attacks on police throughout the country Friday

And in Tennessee, a man accused of shooting indiscriminately at passing cars and police on a highway told investigators he was angry about police violence against African-Americans, authorities said. The shooti...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Josh Bell hits grand slam in Pirates' 12-6 win over Cubs

Bell may or may not stay on the major league roster after the break, although he was initially told he would only be in Pittsburgh as an extra bat for the weekend. With better location down, he's been much mo...More..

NWSL ridiculed after match is played on tiny pitch in baseball stadium
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

NWSL ridiculed after match is played on tiny pitch in baseball stadium

The Western New York Flash faced off against the Seattle Reign Saturday night on a comically undersized field squeezed into the outfield of a baseball stadium. Carli Lloyd tweeted "this is shocking and embarra...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Some Delegates May Carry Guns Around Cleveland During Republican Convention

Several declined to discuss their thinking, while others said their sponsorship plans were decided months before Trump emerged as the front-runner for the GOP nomination. "I think that's going to be fascinati...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Biles locks up spot on US Olympic gymnastics team

Biles has not lost a single all-around competition in the last three years, and she has a full point lead going into Sunday. "I thought I had positioned myself really well", she said. Gymnastics isn't like sw...More..

Obama to visit Dallas on Tuesday
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Obama to visit Dallas on Tuesday

At the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, Obama announced plans for a USA -led battalion of about 1,000 troops that will deploy to Poland. But there is unity in recognizing that this is not how we want ...More..

Alabama campers arrested in connection with fire
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Alabama campers arrested in connection with fire

The fire that started on Saturday spread quickly, and it scorched 600 acres as it moved to the northeast, with no containment. Fire investigators and sheriff's detectives said they were able to determine the ...More..

Plane diverted to Tulsa after passengers become sick
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Plane diverted to Tulsa after passengers become sick

Paramedics said one passenger was transported for an unrelated reason. You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. "We arrived, assisted with evaluating 12 patients who had complained of or were show...More..

Obama says guns contribute to police tensions
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Obama says guns contribute to police tensions

Karen Copeland came to the memorial site with her daughter Kylie, 5, to try to make sense of images they had seen on television, and "to show her [daughter] that in the midst of it all, there's still peace and ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Black Lives Matter activist McKesson arrested

It turns out that there isn't much of a shoulder, and no sidewalk at all, along Airline Highway. It is unclear when Mckesson may be released. One man in attendance, named Banditsu, told CNN: "Black lives ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Board co-chair 'nervous as hell' over Republican convention

Trump hired long-time Republican operative Paul Manafort in March to oversee his delegate count operation in preparation for the possibility of a contested convention . "That's not going to be enough to make...More..

Rochester protests, sit-ins bring police in riot gear
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Rochester protests, sit-ins bring police in riot gear

Brent Thompson, who was a 43-year-old officer for the Dallas Area Rapid Transit police department, had gotten married two weeks prior to his death, as USA Today reports . It's a hard pill to swallow for Cons...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Top Black Lives Matter activist released

Earlier in the evening, a group of about 500 protesters broke off from the larger demonstration across from the Baton Rouge Police Department and marched more than a mile south, nearly reaching Interstate 12....More..

Philando Castile's death: Prosecutor 'needs time' to decide on grand jury
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Philando Castile's death: Prosecutor 'needs time' to decide on grand jury

But the prosecutor said the shooting highlighted the need for better interactions between police and black residents. Patrol The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, which is investigating his death, sa...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Australia's opposition Labor party concedes defeat in national poll

But the opposition warned that while the conservative Liberal Party-led coalition was likely to cling to power, the government would not survive a year. Labor was leading the count in 68 seats and favoured in H...More..

Olympic High? High-schoolers move on in 200 meters at trials
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Olympic High? High-schoolers move on in 200 meters at trials

And Lagat was determined to show he's not near finished. The Olympics bid ended for high schoolers Kaylin Whitney, 18, and Candace Hill, 17, who finished fourth and fifth in the first heat and failed to advan...More..

Rudy Giuliani Chimes In On Black Lives Matter
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Rudy Giuliani Chimes In On Black Lives Matter

If you thought the Republican party had turned a corner on race relations when Newt Gingrich said on Friday that "white Americans can't understand the extra risk that comes with being black in America", Rudy ...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Attacks on police: Inspired or directed by militant groups?

One comment beneath his post , liked more than 3,300 times, called it a "legendary picture" that "will be in history and art books from this time". "There's been no change since that happened", she said. M...More..

Trump entertains idea of not serving as president if he wins election
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Trump entertains idea of not serving as president if he wins election

Trump's greeting for Flake, who has refused to endorse him, was: "You've been very critical of me", according to the Washington Post . In his meeting with House Republicans , Trump spent roughly a half...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Police agencies on edge, on guard amid heightened threats

Paul and Minneapolis. A WWNO radio station reporter was also arrested, according to BuzzFeed News . " Black lives matter ... that does not diminish white lives, that does not diminish Latino lives, but right...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Bernie Sanders Is (Finally) Expected To Endorse Hillary Clinton

He stopped short of confirming his widely reported plans to endorse Clinton at an event in New Hampshire on Tuesday, saying only that "we'll have more to say in the very near future". Sanders and Clinton have...More..

Dallas woman who was shot at protest shielded 4 sons
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Dallas woman who was shot at protest shielded 4 sons

She shared her story with reporters at the hospital Sunday afternoon. Taylor's other sons have survived the attack unharmed, Williams said, while Taylor is now awaiting surgery in hospital. Taylor's fours son...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Demonstrators rally in Baton Rouge over black man's death

NY police said they arrested about a dozen protesters for shutting down a major city highway. A homeless man approached him and asked for money, becoming so persistent that Sterling showed him his gun, a sourc...More..

Trump bullies Senate GOP rivals at meeting meant to unify party
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Trump bullies Senate GOP rivals at meeting meant to unify party

The two Republicans met today in Washington , D.C., Cruz's spokeswoman confirmed, and Trump asked the former 2016 presidential hopeful to speak at the party's convention this month in Cleveland. "Mr....More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Protesters gather in Providence after police shootings

Officials within the Rochester Police Department could not immediately be reached for comment. The slain police officers were protecting a lawful, peaceful demonstration to protest those same deaths. "I wan...More..

Joe Walsh 'Watch Out Obama ... Real America is Coming After You'
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Joe Walsh 'Watch Out Obama ... Real America is Coming After You'

Those responsible should face the swiftest and most severe justice that our nation allows. John Legend went on his Twitter account to express his sorrow for the families of the fallen officers but also def...More..

Gunfire Hits San Antonio Police HQ, Suspect Being Sought
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Gunfire Hits San Antonio Police HQ, Suspect Being Sought

Chief William McManus says investigators are trying to determine whether the building was targeted Saturday night or if someone was randomly firing. New York's mayor, Bill De Blasio, ordered all foot patrol off...More..

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Final Hamilton Bow Perfectly Set to West Wing Theme
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda's Final Hamilton Bow Perfectly Set to West Wing Theme

Lin-Manuel Miranda took his final Hamilton curtain call to a massive standing ovation and to the theme song of one of his most favorite shows, The West Wing . He's composing the music for the new Disney film ...More..

Obama: Police shootings show US has a 'serious problem'
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Obama: Police shootings show US has a 'serious problem'

In the Louisiana case, the U.S. Justice Department is conducting a civil rights investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by two white police officers. For now, let me just say that, even as yesterda...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Ko leads by one shot at US Open golf

While all eyes will be on Ko on Sunday, she cautioned that plenty of players would be in with a chance. Her odds would figure to be very good. "What else do you need?" I had a couple missed putts, but not bad...More..

Solar-powered spacecraft successfully enters Jupiter orbit
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Solar-powered spacecraft successfully enters Jupiter orbit

The mission aims to circle the planet 37 times before finally making a death plunge in 2018, to prevent the spacecraft from causing any damage to any of Jupiter's icy moons, which NASA hopes to explore one ...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda takes final 'Hamilton' bow

Let's just say the send-off was as emotional as it was fantastic! Throughout much of Saturday and into Sunday, " Hamilton " cast and crew members shared bittersweet tweets about Miranda, Soo and Odom's fina...More..

Pol: Trump defended articles of the Constitution that don't exist
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Pol: Trump defended articles of the Constitution that don't exist

Arizona has traditionally been a GOP stronghold, but ABC News has rated the state only "Leans Republican " for the 2016 cycle because of the growing number of Hispanics and Trump's comments throughout his ...More..

Serena Williams wins Wimbledon crown for 22nd Grand Slam title
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Serena Williams wins Wimbledon crown for 22nd Grand Slam title

Serena Williams and Venus Williams have won their 14th Grand Slam doubles titles together, beating the team of Timea Babos and Yaroslava Shvedova in straight sets, 6-3, 6-4. "It's always an honour to play again...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Dallas shooter sent home from Afghanistan for sexually harassing female soldier

Dallas police are saying they received a credible threat that a group from Houston is claiming to be armed and headed to Dallas with the intent to kill more police officers, according to KTRK ABC13 in Ho...More..

Protesters Close Streets In Downtown Phoenix
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Protesters Close Streets In Downtown Phoenix

Thousands of people took to the streets of cities across the U.S. Friday night - many against the backdrop of watchful riot gear-wearing police - following the police shootings of black men in Louisiana and Min...More..

Louisiana police shooting protests move through Baton Rouge
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Louisiana police shooting protests move through Baton Rouge

Portions of the chaotic events were broadcast on Periscope by DeRay McKesson, a leader in the call for police reform who ran unsuccessfully for mayor of Baltimore this year. The trust between police and commu...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Fire Department offers important Fourth of July reminders

Over the past five years, more than 2,500 structure and wildfires have been sparked by fireworks , burning thousands of acres, causing countless injuries and costing millions in property loss, according to Cal...More..