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Highest Ranking Officer Charged in Freddie Gray Case Aquitted

Six Baltimore police officers were charged after Freddie Gray's death and arrest. Two more officers, Officer Garrett Miller and Sergeant Alicia White are still pending trials. At a news conference, Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 3 President Gene Ryan called for the remaining cases to be dismissed, calling it "malicious prosecution against the remaining three officers".

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After Pence becomes running mate, Trump changes campaign logo -- again

I want to be an outsider. Therefore, Trump's pick of Pence would also help to quell concerns among social conservatives that the NY billionaire developer is too liberal on social issues. Trump says he opposed the war from the start. "We don't need another big mouth from Congress to go there who's never been responsible for anything", Christie said.

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Baton Rouge Officer Montrell Jackson Posted This Heartbreaking Message on Race Relations

A York County man is trying to pitch in to help the family of a fallen Baton Rouge, Louisiana, police officer he called a friend. Obama urged a stop to the bloodshed. "I swear to God I love this city but I wonder if this city loves me", he wrote. "Please don't let hate infect your heart", in a Facebook post that he was fatally shot serving in Baton Rouge .

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Taylor Swift's best friend slams Kim and Kanye

In a statement posted to Instagram , Swift said the call was "secretly" recorded - and points out that the footage doesn't address the part of the song that calls her the expletive. "That we are still just keeping up with the Kardashians and the Wests and the Swifts". "And I really appreciate you telling me about it. That's really nice".

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Turkey Cracks Down On Police, Military After Coup Attempt 05:16

He added that it would be up to parliament to decide. "We can not ignore this demand", he told a chanting crowd outside his house in Istanbul late on Sunday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to wipe out the "virus" of the putschists , whose attempted power grab left more than 300 people dead.

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Baton Rouge shooter was clearly targeting police

He wrote: "I'm exhausted physically and emotionally. You couldn't help but like him if you knew him", Cavalier said. This comes almost two weeks after Baton Rouge witnessed the fatal shooting of Alton Sterling at the hands of police. Just a few days before he was shot and killed, a USA police officer in Baton Rouge had posted a Facebook message sharing his emotional fatigue and expressing how hard it was to be both a policeman and a black man.