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50 arrested at Baton Rouge protests over deadly police shootings

The family of Alton Sterling, the man killed by police in the U.S. city of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has called for justice. President Obama addressed the recent spate of protests that have taken place across the country during his trip to Spain Sunday, praising the legacy of free speech in America, but warning that violent rhetoric aimed at police officers could result in the Black Lives Matter movement "losing allies".

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Micah Johnson planned larger attack, wrote message in blood

Brown discussed his decision to use an explosives-armed robot to end the standoff, saying that he believed that Johnson, who died as a result, "was intent on hurting more of us". "We're trying to figure out through looking at things in his home what those initials mean, but we haven't determined that yet". The chief and Mike Rawlings, the Dallas mayor, defended the police department's use of the robot bomb that killed Johnson.

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Pokemon Go is getting trading with friends and further improvements

The Tennessee Highway Safety Office recently put out a warning to drivers not to use the app while driving. Go forth and catch them all. Police said Sunday that the suspects put a "beacon" at a spot in O'Fallon, just outside of St. If Pokemon appear in a risky location, for instance, in the middle of a busy roadway, players do not have to put themselves into a unsafe location to capture it.

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Winning numbers drawn for $540 million Mega Millions jackpot

The highest Mega Millions jackpot sits at a $656 million win from March 30, 2012, when three tickets shared the pot, lottery officials said. There's just one ticket purchased for Friday night's Mega Millions drawing with the wining numbers, worth an estimated $540 million.

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Black Lives Matter chapter holds rally, march

Huge crowds gathered in Oxford Street and Brixton to hold banners and chant slogans, following the brutal killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling - who were both shot by police officers in the United States of America last week at point blank range.

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Shootings hurting Black Lives Matter movement - Obama

According to Chief Ciminelli, there had been more than 400 people at the protest and that the 74 were arrested for disorderly conduct. "You shot four bullets into him, sir". Obama said protests were part of the longstanding tradition of free speech and the ability to demonstrate in the US. An estimated 1,500 protesters came together in by far the biggest rally Cincinnati's chapter of Black Lives Matter has organized.