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Baton Rouge officers 'were targeted and assassinated'

Jackson was an African-American officer and 10-year veteran of the police department. Earlier this month , protests erupted over the killings of two black men at the hands of police: Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge on July 5, and Philando Castile a day later in Falcon Heights, Minn.

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Christie: 'No discontent' after Trump passes him over

He tells Stahl that after 12 years in Congress, his ability to "build relationships with people in Washington , DC, I think, will give me an opportunity to help advocate for the agenda of the Trump administration". Trump described meeting with Pence's family, including his wife and daughter, as part of the motivation for selecting him as a running mate. At the time , Pence endorsed Ted Cruz, but he was visibly reluctant to throw his support behind Cruz.

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In medical mystery, caregiver of Zika patient gets virus

But how the caregiver contracted the infection remains a mystery. This makes the eighth confirmed Zika Virus case in Utah. As of Wednesday, no locally acquired mosquito-borne cases have been reported in USA states, but there have been 1,305 travel-associated cases reported, the CDC states.

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Labour Leadership: Smith Moves Ahead Of Eagle

But the new PM still outperforms Mr Corbyn on who is more principled, with 44% saying Mrs May and 43% the Labour leader. During a hustings before Labour MPs this afternoon Mr Smith said that he would be happy to serve under Ms Eagle. Ms Eagle said: "I'm glad Labour's NEC has come to a decision". But Labour's National Executive Committee has said Mr Corbyn can remain on the ballot paper without securing any fresh nominations.

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China vows 'decisive response' to S. China Sea provocations

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague concluded this week that China had no historic claim to the waters and it had violated the Philippines' economic and sovereign rights. The award issued by it will not have any effect on China's existing policy, he said. Yasay called then only for "all those concerned to exercise restraint and sobriety".

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Oklahoma delegates say little support for anti-Trump faction

Disaffected delegates continued to try to derail Trump. The convention seating chart usually takes a number of factors into account when deciding which delegations get prime real estate, including the nominee's home state, the state hosting the convention and states that are expected to be in play during the general election.