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Louisiana officers 'targeted and assassinated'

Edmonson told Local 10 News that the call came in as a man dressed in all black, wearing a mask and carrying a rifle while walking down the commercial district. "So many of our police officers are peaceful - they love their communities, they are fearless, and they are our protectors". "I swear to God I love this city, but I wonder if this city loves me", Jackson wrote.

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Melania Trump Plagiarized an Entire Paragraph from Michelle Obama's 2008 Speech

Someone else did us all the favor of putting the clips side by side, where it's hard to deny that Melania, or at least her speechwriter, was heavily inspired by Michelle's words. Here's one from Trump's speech on Monday: "Because we want our children in this nation to know that the only limit to your achievements is the strength of your dreams and your willingness to work for them".

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President Obama writes an open letter to police officers

Long, who was identified as the lone shooter, died in a shootout with police at the scene. During the conference, officials noted that Long prepared for the shooting by traveling all the way from Kansas City, Missouri, where he rented a vehicle, then drove to Texas.

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Health Officials Stunned After Elderly Zika Patient Transfers Virus to Caregiver

Laboratories in Utah and at the CDC reported evidence of Zika infection in both Utah residents. But the individual had "helped provide care for the deceased patient". Officials said the second person showed symptoms of Zika, but did not have the same kind of high viral load that was present in the deceased patient.

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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.