Dallas sniper had planned a larger attack, says police chief

Dallas sniper had planned a larger attack, says police chief

However, some were concerned by the manner in which the police ended a standoff with 25-year-old Micah X Johnson, the suspect behind the shooting. Brown said investigators were trying to determine Johnson's plans. But it appeared Johnson's anger reached breaking point after a duo of police shootings of black men in one week. "So we're all on edge", he said. "And we'll put you in your neighborhood, and we'll help you resolve some of the problems you're protesting about".

Hundreds attend memorial service for Dallas officer Michael Smith

Police officers from across Texas and the US joined the family and friends of Dallas police officer Lorne Ahrens on Wednesday to celebrate his life and lay him to rest. Police said Johnson, a former member of the military, was intent on killing whites, especially police officers. They are protesting police brutality, including the fatal shooting of Philando Castile by a suburban St.

'Thrones,' 'OJ,' 'Veep' lead Emmy nominations in key categories

Robot"; Bob Odenkirk , "Better Call Saul"; Matthew Rhys , "The Americans"; Liev Schreiber , "Ray Donovan"; Kevin Spacey , " House of Cards ". Among other notable snubs were ABC's sophomore sitcom Fresh Off the Boat , about an Asian-American family, for comedy series, and its stars Randall Park and Constance Wu .

100 protesters arrested, 27 officers hurt overnight in St. Paul

The service included a memorial... DeRay Mckesson, a Black Lives Matter activist, was among those arrested. In Oakland, Calif., police ceded a highway to protesters last week and did not stop them from shutting it down. Law enforcement used crowd-control measures, including smoke and fired marking rounds similar to paintball rounds, said police spokesman Steve Linders.

Jordan Rodgers: "Me and Aaron really don't have much of a relationship"

Alex gets the first one-on-one date, and JoJo takes him to the countryside for a gaucho experience, which is really just an excuse for the producers to make the poor dude look as much like Lord Farquaad as possible. The biggest tragedy of the night comes when JoJo has to send James home, probably because she couldn't fathom seeing him as anything other than The Hamburglar after that french fry challenge.

Donald Trump to Announce Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as VP Running Mate

Donald Trump to Announce Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as VP Running Mate

Trump took notice of Pence during the IN primary, noting that the governor had high praise for him despite endorsing one of his rivals. Not long after, just as Pence was getting ready to announce his re-election bid for governor, a poll conducted by Republican Christine Matthews of Bellwether Research found that 54 percent of IN voters said they wanted a new governor.