Several arrests were made and the some of the people detained waited on the sidewalk in handcuffs before being loaded into a police van. Elsewhere, hundreds marched through the streets of Chicago chanting "silence is violence". Limbaugh said. He'll also devote most of the week working on police issues, aides said. The protest was overshadowed by a sniper that had opened fire on 12 people, most of whom were police officers.
Rush Limbaugh called Black Lives Matter a "terrorist group" Friday after gunman Micah Xavier Johnson killed five police officers in Dallas the night before at a rally organized by the activist movement. As demonstrators amassed in Dallas on Thursday to mark what had transpired in the two preceding days, five police officers there to help keep the peace were shot and killed and seven other officers and two civilians were wounded.
A fair share of Americans are not satisfied with either major party presumptive nominee - Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump - and are screaming for a third party contender to contest against them in the general election, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll .
A representative for Flake confirmed the details of their exchange during Trump's meeting with Senate Republicans . "Yes, I'm the other senator from Arizona - the one who didn't get captured - and I want to talk to you about statements like that", the Post reports that Flake replied, relying on accounts from two Republican officials.
Still, some Republicans facing tough re-election battles declined to meet with Trump this morning, and some plan to skip the convention. Asked about his outreach to minorities, Trump told Republicans, "Hispanics love me", according to Dent.
Bob Corker of Tennessee dropped out of the running, telling The Associated Press that "there are better ways for me to serve" and that he cherished his position as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Trump repeatedly referenced Gingrich after taking over the podium. "He's smart. He's tough". The actress went on to suggest that Trump should perhaps focus more on the recent shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile by police, writing, "We've more important things 2 ...
Clinton's speech also hit home for AME churchgoers. In an earlier tweet, Trump offered "Prayers and condolences to all of the families who are so thoroughly devastated by the horrors we are all watching take place in our country". The aftermath of the shooting was live-streamed on Facebook by the man's girlfriend. Two civilians were also wounded. Attendees said her appearance couldn't have come at a better time, after a week of gun violence and heartbreak.
Trump will also meet privately with several dozen Hispanic business, government and religious leaders at a local Cuban restaurant. Sasse went to Iowa early this year to campaign against Trump in advance of Iowa's Republican presidential caucus, the event that kicked off the 2016 presidential battle, and he has continued to oppose him.
City officials have insisted that their officers, partnering with agencies from across the country, are ready to meet the security needs of the event, which is expected to draw up to 50,000 people. The Never Trump faction gave up too early . The outpouring of grief among Americans after the bloodshed could lead to a "more understanding and polite discourse and a feeling of support in communities and with police", Priebus said, and that this same feeling of understanding could also take place ...
Since Clinton effectively clinched the presidential nomination, the Vermont senator has aggressively campaigned to include his progressive policies in the party platform. The Sanders campaign's primary amendment, written by surrogate Jim Hightower, would have prevented the trade deal from ever coming to a vote in Congress.
This is a breaking news update . Hundreds also marched in Los Angeles, including in South Central, the epicenter of violent 1992 riots following the acquittal of white police officers in the videotaped beating of black motorist Rodney King.
He did not set a timetable or details for the commission. However, this election is for the less powerful Upper House and the outcome will not affect Abe's position as the Prime Minister until the due general elections in 2018, reports the Japan Times.
SWAT teams are on scene after a credible threat was made against Dallas police headquarters and a masked man was reportedly seen near the headquarters late Saturday. A three-block area of Lamar Street was blocked off. The police have so far not commented on the media reports that the headquarters was under lockdown.
Clinton canceled a planned campaign appearance Friday with Vice President Joe Biden in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Many North Carolina voters dislike Clinton and strongly oppose her as president, he said. "I want white people to understand how African-Americans feel every day, the anxiety and fear, particularly sending off their children". "The police were moving toward danger" in order to protect the same people who were protesting, she said.
Many saw this as a "double standard", especially because Comey's comments revealed Clinton's declarations on the email scandal to be huge lies - just check out this Reason TV video on it. On Thursday, FBI Director James Comey testified in front of the United States House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform about his recommendation for the FBI to issue no charges against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton .
Collins finished in 25.16 to place 36 overall in the race around the curve. "That's the way it goes". "I wanted 65 (meters) again". I've kind of overcome the 'Wow!' factor a little bit. Nobody overlooks Gatlin, the world silver medalist at 100 and 200 meters, though he certainly wasn't center stage to start the 200-meter final - stuck on the outside lane thanks to finishing behind Norman in the previous day's semifinals.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott said law enforcement officers would investigate and determine whether any co-conspirators or other suspects might have helped him. She noted that the Dallas protest "was a peaceful march, and one individual just came in and turned it into a catastrophe". The crowd later swelled to around a thousand people and effectively closed down Fifth Avenue.
In Falcon Heights, Minnesota on Wednesday Philando Castile was pulled and fatally shot by a police officer after he was pulled over for an alleged broken taillight. Many of these riots were precipitated by encounters between black residents and police. They sought to shut down police activity and traffic in the precincts as part of what they proclaimed a "weekend of rage".
Officers canvassed the area, and found holes on the building and multiple shell casings. Officials have released a description of the suspect. Though no casualties have been reported in San Antonio , the climate of fear surrounding police departments and law enforcement personnel nationally has only heightened.
Another soldier wounded in the attack later died, security sources said, adding army border units were put on alert and an air-backed operation was launched to find those responsible. Turkey's military campaign against PKK fighters restarted in mid-2015 after Ankara ended a two-year ceasefire agreement. Turkey, the USA and the European Union consider PKK a terrorist organization.
He pitched five innings Saturday against Detroit and got a no-decision. Kevin Pillar - The only player in the game with three hits, Pillar went 3 for 4 with three singles and a run scored. Adam Conley (6-5) picked up the win, allowing two runs in 5 2/3 innings for the Marlins (46-41). BOSTON - Xander Bogaerts belted a two-run home run and Dustin Pedroia drove in a pair to help Rick Porcello claim the victory.
On Twitter, he shared a black-and-white photo of his severed locks, along with the caption, "Teach 'em how to say goodbye...". We all knew it was coming, but were we really prepared to say goodbye to Lin-Manuel Miranda as Alexander Hamilton? His father Luis Miranda told Fox News Latino that the journey of "Hamilton" has been a blessing that goes much farther than his son or the stage.
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee and part-time Palm Beacher Donald Trump will travel to Miami today to campaign. "The meeting is the first time Cruz and Trump have met in person since the Texas senator dropped out of the presidential race after losing the in primary more than two months ago".
Ko came from behind this year to win ANA Inspiration and last year to win the Evian Championship, her two major titles. A victory would also make Ko the youngest man or woman to win three majors, surpassing Young Tom Morris, who was nearly 19 years and 5 months old when he won The Open for a third time in 1870.
Chicago White Sox pitcher Jose Quintana has replaced Cleveland's Danny Salazar on the AL All-Star roster. A Colombian flag hung outside a suite down the left field line to celebrate the milestone. The play did not help the White Sox at all. Third baseman Todd Frazier of the Chicago White Sox is swinging a hot bat, but that will not necessarily translate into success in next week's home run derby.
Miranda didn't need a lot of words to say goodbye on Saturday, as he's spoken about the show and his decision to leave at length. Lin-Manuel Miranda's time on " Hamilton " has come to an end and apparently so had his iconic ponytail. Miranda instantly recognized the song and you can just see the big ol' smile on his face and the face of his fellow cast members who seemed to have planned it as a surprise for him.
Stuart Stevens, an adviser in Mitt Romney's bid for president in 2012, called Trump a "con man who is shocked his con hasn't been called" in response to the businessman's comment. U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., one of Trump's harshest critics, is not in Washington , D.C., this week. Yet, Roger Stone, a long-time strong Trump supporter and one-time adviser, said if Trump is elected president, he would "certainly serve".
IST: Andy Murray breaks! But he promised that he'd do his best to return to centre court. It's been a rough few weeks for Britain, what with its vote to leave the European Union, the resulting drop of the pound's value, and the subsequent resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron, who was seated in the front row of the Royal Box on Sunday, several seats over from Prince William and his wife, Kate.
Before launching his downhill attack, Chris Froome landed a left jab to a spectator's face. A stage that began under a blistering sun and temperatures reaching 41 Celsius in Spain ended in Dantesque conditions with driving rain and even hail in Andorra.
The number one-ranked women's tennis player in the world, Williams appeared to be in top form, and it took her just 1 hour and 21 minutes to finish off the younger Kerber. " I feel anyone in my color in particular is of concern ", Williams said to si.com . "Even though I didn't win those tournaments, I was fighting and I was in the final again".
Gen. Michael Flynn, the former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency who has been advising Mr. Trump and whose brash style is considered a good fit with the outspoken real estate tycoon. "Lots of support! Win". He was not a part of internal discussions regarding vice presidential nominees. Ernst , for her part, told Politico that she favors Pence, calling him "so well rounded" and "a great conservative".
Police have claimed that Sterling was armed, but the new video does not show Sterling holding a weapon or behaving in a threatening manner. Mr. Muflahi's video shows the officers on top of Mr. St. Paul Public Schools said in a statement that Castile was a "team player who maintained great relationships with staff and students alike". Shouting "No justice! No peace!" a few hundred protesters gathered outside the police department, waving homemade signs as passing cars honked their support.
The Senate this week voted to approve a bill that would require foods with genetically modified ingredients to have those ingredients labeled, Reuters reports . "I don't think anybody in the food industry is opposed to being transparent." "The unfortunate scenario you could see coming down the pike is other state laws coming into effect that would be in conflict with each other".
In the wake of the deadly shootings in Dallas, Baton Rouge, Louisiana and a Minnesota suburb, hundreds of people from the Black Lives Matter movement gathered in Tampa Friday night. Hill Montessori School in St. Paul. Wolf goes on to violate some basic orthodoxies of conservative commentary on law enforcement, criticizing commenters on his own website "who look for even the smallest hook on which to hang an excuse for the cops" whenever he posts a story about police violence, and ...
Trump's most tense exchange was with Sen. Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker withdrew himself from consideration Wednesday, and Iowa Sen. Flores, a Texan who heads the Republican Study Committee, the largest conservative grouping in Congress, had also criticized Trump , including for having questioned a US judge's motives because of his Mexican ethnicity.