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Author: 0 Black Lives Matter activist arrested at Baton Rouge protest

The interstate reopened early Sunday morning. The United Arab Emirates urged its students and other citizens in the United States to also be careful, using similar language the U.S. Some departments ordered officers to pair up or more generally said they were increasing security. "The protesters have not". "Police. You're under arrest".

World Media Explosives found at Dallas shooting suspects home
Author: 0 Explosives found at Dallas shooting suspects home

They say detectives are in the processing of analyzing the information contained in the journal. Tensions were still high Saturday in Dallas, where 20 square blocks of downtown remained cordoned off as a crime scene. He said the event was peaceful. Lady Lemonade makes it a point, however, to emphasize that, while protesting against nationwide police brutality, enacting violence against officers isn't the answer.

World Media Trump's Closed-Door Meetings with House and Senate Republicans Did Not Go Well
Author: 0 Trump's Closed-Door Meetings with House and Senate Republicans Did Not Go Well

Not because he will have his election upended by Donald Trump , it probably won't be that big of an effect. "I mentioned in there that I'm not in the "Never Trump " movement". John McCain's time as a prisoner of war in Vietnam. Trump wanted to get everyone on the same page as the Republican National Convention is only 11 days away in Cleveland.

Author: 0 Death Toll Reaches 16 in Kashmir Violence

While rocks were hurled at the police and armed forces they retaliated with live ammunitions, pellet guns and tear gas. The top police officials said three policemen were missing and over 100 security personnel were injured in Saturday's clashes.

World Media ISIL suspects jailed pending trial over Istanbul airport attack
Author: 0 ISIL suspects jailed pending trial over Istanbul airport attack

More than 5,000 ISIS suspects have been detained so far in Turkey as part of the country's intense fight against extremism, Interior Minister Efkan Ala said Thursday. A team of 80 special forces troops have been patrolling Ataturk airport, one of Europe's busiest hubs, since Sunday. The Chechen extremist Chatayev is identified as the mastermind behind the triple suicide bombing at Turkey's Istanbul airport.

Author: 0 Froome seizes yellow jersey with solo win in Pyrenees

Belgium's Greg Van Avermaet extended his overall race lead to six minutes and 36 seconds over Julian Alaphilippe after sprinting clear of the peloton. Chris Froome stunned his rivals by attack in the descent to gain 13 seconds over his rivals. Cummings shook his head in disbelief as he approached the line then raised both arms, pumped his fist, and kissed his wrist.

World Media State Department Reopens Clinton Email Probe
Author: 0 State Department Reopens Clinton Email Probe

Hillary Clinton today again stood by her belief that she did not send or receive classified information while she was secretary of state, despite an FBI investigation that concluded otherwise. diplomat. In a later exchange with Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) Comey said Clinton wasn't sophisticated enough to understand what information was classified and what wasn't.

World Media Georgia defensive end Jonathan Ledbetter arrested again
Author: 0 Georgia defensive end Jonathan Ledbetter arrested again

ET with bail set at $2,000 - $1,500 stemming from the DUI charge. Ledbetter , who played in seven games in a reserve role for Georgia last season, was arrested in March after attempting to enter an Athens bar with a fake ID. The sophomore is now facing a mandatory two-game suspension for a DUI, per the school's drug and alcohol policy, but it remains to be seen how the March charges will factor into the mix.

Author: 0 Frazier homers, White Sox nip Braves 5-4

The usually offensively inept Braves ripped White Sox ace Chris Sale for 8 earned runs in 5 innings on the way to an 11-8 win. I say this all the time, if I'm swinging outside the zone I'm going to have some trouble. The Braves had runners on first and second with no outs when Freddie Freeman smoked a liner that shortstop Tim Anderson had to scoop off the ground.

Author: 0 Iraq air strikes kill scores of militants fleeing Fallujah

Wednesday and was attacked by Iraqi helicopter gunships, destroying more than 130 vehicles, and killing "tens" of Daesh terrorists, Iraqi Army aviation commander, Gen. After two and a half years under Islamic State control, Iraqi forces recaptured the city of Fallujah this week following a month-long offensive. Al-Boukamal was considered the last remaining key supply and communications routes for the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria between its branches in Iraq and Syria.

Author: 0 Australian opposition concedes as incumbent awaits final count

In three coastal Queensland electorates - Flynn, Capricornia and Herbert - the flow of postal and absentee votes has favoured the Coalition over the past few days. "We need to make this parliament function and we're up for that", Shorten said. "It looks like he [Turnbull] will cross the 76 seat threshold and, even if not, he has support from a couple of independents", said John Warhurst, emeritus professor of politics at Australian National University.

World Media Washington slaps sanctions on North Korea for human rights abuses
Author: 0 Washington slaps sanctions on North Korea for human rights abuses

Inside North Korea, adulation for Kim is mandatory and he is considered infallible. Treasury official Tom Malinowski, who oversees human rights and labor issues, said numerous people on the list had not been previously known. Seoul backed its ally Thursday, saying it hoped the move would shine a light on human rights "violations" in the North. It's another strong and independent move by the U.S.to pile pressure on North Korea.

World Media Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house
Author: 0 Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house

If he can achieve a two-thirds majority in the upper house, to match that in the lower house, he could hold a referendum on constitutional change. Katsuya Okada, head of the main opposition Democratic Party , separately told voters: "This is an important election, which is a watershed for Japan".

World Media Hillary received funds from Indian leaders to lobby for n
Author: 0 Hillary received funds from Indian leaders to lobby for n

Trump is in Scotland Friday to promote the Trump Turnberry Resort, a brief departure from the campaign trail that nevertheless found himself yielding policy questions. For a point of reference, Trump's May numbers represent his lowest fundraising haul since September 2015. "We can't let Donald Trump bankrupt America the way he bankrupted his casinos".

World Media Egyptian FM to visit Israel in first such visit in a decade
Author: 0 Egyptian FM to visit Israel in first such visit in a decade

After decades of wars followed by years of an uneasy peace, Israel has emerged as a discreet ally to Sissi, along with powerhouse Saudi Arabia and smaller, wealthy Gulf Arab countries. But Israeli officials have said only direct talks can end the decades-old conflict. But some analysts have questioned whether Netanyahu's comments were a bid to fend off worldwide critics over his appointment of hardline Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman and his strong opposition to the French peace initiative.

World Media Iraq PM announces recapture of key base from IS militants
Author: 0 Iraq PM announces recapture of key base from IS militants

The operation involved two army divisions and members of the Iraq's counter-terrorism forces alongside air support from a US-led worldwide coalition, Iraq's Joint Operations Command said. Daesh, an extremist Sunni group, captured Mosul and large swathes of territory in the northern and western parts of the country in 2014. You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996.

Author: 0 Chilcot report slams Tony Blair for Iraq war

Tony Blair , the former Prime Minister who led Britain into war in Iraq in 2003, launched a defence of his legacy following the publication of a highly critical report into the war with a simple message: "Please stop saying I was lying". He said he accepted that too many decisions at the time were taken informally, acknowledging that it might have been "better in retrospect" had some of the discussions had a greater "measure of formality".

World Media Donald Trump Says, Yes, Saddam Hussein Was a Bad Guy,
Author: 0 Donald Trump Says, Yes, Saddam Hussein Was a Bad Guy, "But"…

Trump bashed the media for focusing on his praise of Hussein and for ignoring other topics he talked about like trade, ObamaCare and the military. Hillary Clinton's campaign also responded to Trump's remarks in a statement: "Donald Trump's praise for brutal strongmen seemingly knows no bounds", said Senior Policy Advisor Jake Sullivan.

Author: 0 Corbyn must go, says former Worcester Labour MP

Union leaders are thought to have "reached out" to Mr Watson to try and obtain a negotiated settlement. "Over the last week, I have been contacted by hundreds of Labour members and MPs deeply anxious that the Labour Party is truly in danger of splitting apart".

World Media China confirms navy to hold drills in disputed sea
Author: 0 China confirms navy to hold drills in disputed sea

Tensions have been rising in the disputed region after China was linked with a number of military activities in the region and after the United States started doing routine patrols. US officials say they fear China may respond to the ruling from The Hague by declaring an air defense identification zone in the South China Sea , as it did in the East China Sea in 2013, and by stepping up its building and fortification of artificial islands.

Author: 0 Jason Kenney's key dates for uniting the right in Alberta

And, what if it means another Alberta conservative party, trying to draw from the other two? Heading into this pre-campaign by Kenney, he's received criticism from individuals like Calgary MLA Sandra Jansen, or former Deputy Premier Thomas Lukaszuk that he will alienate progressives in the party.

Author: 0 UK PM candidate May says Brexit means controlling free movement of people

The race to Downing Street is reaching epic proportions with Michael Gove being knocked out as he had the lowest number of votes; it means that the leader will either be Home Secretary Theresa May or Energy Minister Andrea Leadsom . During the Brexit vote she was theoretically on the side of "remain", but The Washington Post reports that she largely stood on the sidelines in practice.

Author: 0 American, other airlines awarded Havana routes

The proposed nonstop Havana routes provide service for cities with substantial Cuban-American population, and to important aviation hub cities with their convenient connections and competitive service. Earlier this year, the Department of Transportation gave the go-ahead to resume passenger flights from the U.S.to Cuba. American will operate four daily flights - four from Miami and one from Charlotte, N.C.

World Media A 'great moral voice' - funeral held for holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel
Author: 0 A 'great moral voice' - funeral held for holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel

A procession exits the Fifth Avenue Synagogue during the funeral for Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wieselon on July 3, 2016 in NY. His death was announced Saturday by Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial. "But those who knew him in private life had the pleasure of experiencing a gentle and devout man who was always interested in others, and whose quiet voice moved them to better themselves", he said in a statement.

Author: 0 Dems block Senate defense bill, fear domestic spending cuts

If Congress is nowhere on this by the end of next week, it's scheduled to break until September. Once lawmakers return in September, they'll also have until Sept. Abortion opponents oppose taxpayer dollars flowing to organizations that provide abortion services, including Planned Parenthood. What is more troubling than Congress not using these existing funds to deal with the Zika outbreak though, is the fact that it has used phony offsets to sell this bill to lawmakers that are reluctant ...

Author: 0 Brock Lesnar vs Mark Hunt, UFC 200

Lesnar's famed ground and pound saw him take the first round with Hunt barely hanging on by the end. "It haunted me for a long time, so, well, what do you do?" said Lesnar, who turns 39 on Tuesday. I want to get in there and be an athlete again. By beating a top-10 opponent like Hunt, Lesnar would prove that he's still got what it takes to compete at an elite level.

World Media Would-be British PM sparks row with remarks on rival's childlessness
Author: 0 Would-be British PM sparks row with remarks on rival's childlessness

May and Ms. Leadsom in a postal ballot and the victor, who becomes Prime Minister without need for a general election, is due to be announced on September 9. Lawmaker Alan Duncan, also a May supporter, called Leadsom's comments "vile", while colleague Antoinette Sandbach said Leadsom had shown "a lack of judgment".

Author: 0 Canada Post bargaining truce could fall apart over 'poison pill'

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers said in a statement that it has "politely declined" the suggestion from Labour Minister MaryAnn Mihychuk for binding arbitration, calling it a "matter of principle". While Canada Post set Monday as its deadline for locking out postal workers in the absence of a negotiated deal, the problem is the threat of a mail strike is nearly as bad as a strike, and has already damaged Canada Post's bottom line.

World Media Chinese navy holds live-fire drills in South China Sea
Author: 0 Chinese navy holds live-fire drills in South China Sea

After years of diplomatic negotiations ended nowhere, the Philippines brought its dispute with China to global arbitration in January 2013, despite Beijing's warnings of a diplomatic and economic backlash. The convention does not deal with sovereignty questions, which the Philippine government says it did not raise. UNCLOS provides that a compulsory arbitration will not be resorted to settle a dispute between countries unless all bilateral channels are exhausted.

Author: 0 Obama to visit Dallas next week as city mourns slain police

He called the murders "senseless" and pledged " justice will be done ". He said the Federal Bureau of Investigation is also in contact with Dallas police. "All fair-minded people should be concerned". Just hours before gunfire erupted in Dallas on Thursday, the president expressed solidarity with those outraged over police shootings in Baton Rouge and suburban St.

Author: 0 Obama says Europe can 'always' count on US

President Barack Obama took questions on the recent shootings in Dallas and issues of police violence at a press conference in Warsaw today as he wrapped up his visit for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit. Black Lives Matter activists are angry about the attacks on police in Dallas, he said, and whites all over the county are angry about the police shootings of Philando Castile in suburban St.

Author: 0 Obama Pushes More Federal Oversight of Cops After Dallas Attack on Cops

Speaking from Poland, where he'd been attending a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, President Obama rejected the idea that the attack was a sign of division in American society. "That includes protesters", Obama added. "It includes family members who have grave concerns about police conduct and they've said that this is unacceptable".

Author: 0 Two IS suspects held at Istanbul airport after bombing and gun attack

The state-run Andolu news agency said last week that two of the bombers were Russian nationals. Daesh suspects are believed to be hiding in the woodlands of the Yayladağı district of Turkey's southern Hatay province and could be planning to change their appearance.

Author: 0 China criticises Japanese jet scramble over East China Sea

The Philippines took the case to the tribunal , challenging China's claims to more than 80 percent of the South China Sea . The arbitration case had been orchestrated by the Philippines and the USA to portray China as "an outcast from a rules-based worldwide community", said an editorial in the China Daily .