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Escaped prisoners look dramatically different in new photos released after capture

The officers' deaths quickly spurred a nationwide search for the two escaped inmates described as "dangerous beyond description" and with nothing to lose. Rowe is from nearby Lewisburg, TN. Over the next two days, there were several reported sightings, from a Family Dollar in Madison ( that was later confirmed to be true ) to a rest stop in SC ( that turned out not to be them ), but no concrete idea of where they were - or where they might be headed.


Flights cancelled in Phoenix, Arizona due to extreme heat

Flights cancelled in Phoenix, Arizona due to extreme heat

A NUMBER OF flights have been cancelled in Phoenix , Arizona - because it's too hot for the planes to take off. This increased to nearly 50, however, according to a statement from the airline sent to AZ Central . "An increasing threat to human life from excess heat now seems nearly inevitable, but will be greatly aggravated if greenhouse gases are not considerably reduced", the report stated .


American band win top court case over offensive trademark

American band win top court case over offensive trademark

Fundamentally, this somewhat unusual case brought by an Asian-American electronic-rock band shows that government can't make you choose among your rights. One of the biggest winners of this decision is the Washington Redskins . "The Supreme Court vindicated the team's position that the First Amendment blocks the government from denying or canceling a trademark registration based on the government's opinion", Blatt added in a statement .


Jared Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks

Jared Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks

Israeli bulldozers on Wednesday embarked on razing lands belonging to Palestinians in order to make way for a new settlement to south to Nablus, in the occupied West Bank, local sources said. US-mediated negotiations collapsed in 2014. Kushner's arrival in the region shortly after Trump's visit last month "raises the stakes", according to Dan Shapiro, the Obama-era ambassador to Israel .



Security high at Brussels stations after man exploded device

While police say the situation is "under control", they added that there was a "possibility of a controlled explosion". Authorities also evacuated the city's main square, the Grand Place, one of the city's most visited tourist sites. Belgian police stand in front of a police cordon as people are evacuated at the Grand Place square near Central Station in Brussels after a reported explosion on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 .



Trump lawyer says president not under investigation, despite tweets

The suggestion last week that Trump may fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller is another example. Former FBI Director James Comey told the Senate intelligence committee that Trump pressured him on the Russian Federation investigation and asked him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn .