I checked Twitter , where I learned that shots had been fired in Dallas at a peaceful protest in response to the killings in Louisiana and Minnesota, leaving five law-enforcement officers dead and seven wounded. "We're about equal rights". Protesters in Rochester, New York, sat in the street chanting "Black lives, black lives". Over and over I watched the video, trying to imagine being in that vehicle, while at the same time feeling shame about watching a stranger who is mortally wounded.
The largest, annual number of police officers shot and killed nationally in the past ten years was 70, who were killed in 2007, according to the memorial fund website . Brown praised the efforts of the Dallas and DART officers . Mahoning County Sheriff Jerry Greene says at a time when everyone's trying to work together to protect America from terrorist threats, this devisiveness between minorities and police has to stop.
The for-hire trucking industry's total employment fell by a whopping 6,300 jobs in the month of June, according to preliminary figures reported July 8 by the Department of Labor's monthly Employment Situation Report . Even with the recovery in this month's numbers, analysts believe the U.S. Federal Reserve remains unlikely to raise interest rates when it meets later this month.
Police told Q13 News they are on alert, but will not stray from their mission. It must seem to officers that they can do no right in the eyes of the people they work to serve and protect. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963. A total of 12 police officers and two civilians were shot during the attack, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said. Patrick Zamarripa, 32 , was a Navy veteran who served three tours in Iraq.
For a police chief, he is uncommonly committed to transparency, posting the names of problem officers he has fired - and his reasons for firing them - on Facebook and Twitter. His profile photo showed him with his clenched fist in the air in the familiar Black Power salute. Officials said a "lone shooter" was involved, 25-year-old Micah Johnson, an army veteran who had served in Afghanistan.
Fortune Magazine published two reports alleging a May 7 wreck killing Model S owner Joshua Brown was "material" information that should have been disclosed by Tesla before selling more than $2 billion of stock in a public offering at a price of $215 per share .