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Baton Rouge council to consider police residency requirement

Baton Rouge council to consider police residency requirement

Just days later, three officers were shot dead Baton Rouge on July 17. "We are asking our officers to remain vigilant about their surroundings and make sure that they don't put themselves in any vunerable areas, being in open parking lots for long periods of time where they can be possibly made a target".



Mino Raiola: No agreement reached on Paul Pogba transfer

Several sources have made claims concerning the Juventus midfielder over the past few days, with French publication L'Equipe reporting that the Serie A club had agreed in principle that the player could leave, while United had chose to match their €120m valuation.



Russia's track and field stars angered by Rio Olympics ban

Russia's track and field ban from next month's Rio Olympics, handed down by the IAAF last November, has been upheld following an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. In May, US media alleged that dozens of Russian athletes at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi used performance enhancing drugs throughout the Games as part of a "state-run program".



Japan warns on 'Pokemon Go' safety as impatient gamers await launch

McDonald's Japan jumped by 6.7%, but Nintendo fell as much as 15%. However, shares in Pokemon Go creators Nintendo fell by 12.6%. The game was geared for a 20 July launch. Pokemon Go's struggled a tad with server issues since the beginning of its staggered worldwide release two weeks ago - that's perhaps not surprising considering it's now passed the 30 million downloads mark .



Jose Mourinho prepared for pursuit of other targets if Pogba move fails

But he praised executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward and the board for doing a "fantastic job" in fulfilling his transfer wishes thus far. You do nearly feel that the transfer has gathered too much momentum with too much money involved for any of the players involved to be able to stop it even if they wanted to and The Daily Mail report that Pogba has a personal package that would earn him £220,000-a-week, making him the highest paid player in the Premier League.