You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. Hughes said. "At the end of the day...it was persecution on me unrightly, and I feel that they need to do something about that". Louden said about the police officers' thinking. A native of MI, he was a graduate of the East Longmeadow High School in western MA. Mr Obama, who ordered flags on government buildings lowered to half-mast for five days, said that there was "no possible justification" for violence against police.
The storm has now weakened to a medium-strength typhoon, according to the island's Central Weather Bureau, and should be a tropical storm once it makes landfall in southern China. 37,521 people were forced to evacuate the coastal city of Wenzhou in Zhejiang Province after severe winds and flooding devastated the area, reports Shanghai Daily .
Philando Castile was shot and killed by a police officer during a traffic stop on Wednesday near Minneapolis. The deaths of Sterling and Castile were the latest in a string of incidents in recent years involving police treatment of black men and boys in cities including Baltimore, Chicago, New York and Cleveland.
We have worked very hard in this community. Host Frank Stasio talks with Leoneda Inge , WUNC's race and southern culture reporter, about the latest. Now is not the time to stay silent about these injustices. Video from the scene showed protesters marching along a street when shots erupted and the crowd scattered, seeking cover.
He was the first officer killed in the line of duty since Dallas Area Rapid Transit formed a police department in 1989, DART said on its website. Johnson served in the US Army Reserves until April 2015, ABC News reported. In all, four officers were wounded. "If we continue to turn to violence, we are going to continue to see heartache and devastation ". The incident has worsened the tense race relations in the country, and is being dubbed the deadliest attack on law enforcement ...
Too many Americans feel like they've lost hope. He said Obama would attend NATO's summit Saturday and proceed with a planned news conference in the evening. The president acknowledged that as he spoke numerous fact surrounding the shooting had yet to come to light, but the one thing that was clear, he said, was that there had been "a vicious, calculated and despicable attack on law enforcement".