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Honoring the Fallen: Sgt. Michael Smith

Paul, Minnesota. The work was displayed on a major overpass frequented by large numbers of commuters each day.Sam Eichenwald for NewsweekFollowing the memorial service for the fallen officers, a group of city residents gathered beneath the Dallas flag near the fountain outside of City Hall to display "Love one another" in bright pink lettering.


Oil Dips To Remain Near Three-Month Lows As Headwinds Persist

Oil Dips To Remain Near Three-Month Lows As Headwinds Persist

The ICE Futures Europe exchange (London-based ) registered a drop of 1.1% to $45.69 a barrel for Brent, for September. Bears have taken control of the WTI and we expect the price to decline as low as $35 per barrel. Today's inventory report from US Energy Information Administration (EIA), to be released at 14:30 GMT. Concerns about supply glut increased, following higher crude output from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and due to signs of more drilling ...


Tour de France | Froome rolls into Paris, wins third title

Tour de France | Froome rolls into Paris, wins third title

That was not enough to unsettle the Briton, who with his third title in four years, has become a more popular figure in the race, having survived being grilled by the media on doping issues and having urine thrown at him by a spectator last year.


Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventions

Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventions

Tim KaineTim KaineDem sales job on Hillary Clinton moves into high gear FULL SPEECH: Cecile Richards, Planned Parenthood Top Clinton official says she would likely scrap trade deals, start anew MORE, who supported fast-track authority last summer for any trade deals that reach Capitol Hill, announced his opposition to the TPP over the weekend.



Black Lives Matter, police to meet Monday night

The violence against police officers didn't go unnoticed by the more than one hundred people marching to protest some recent police brutality allegations and black-on-black crimes. Police say they will be well resourced and prepared to act if the rally turns violent. Black Lives Matter protesters in Portland, Maine , blocked one of the city's busier streets and were making a list of demands from the city's police department.


Rare mass killing raises questions about security in Japan

Rare mass killing raises questions about security in Japan

In Japan's worst mass-murder in decades, a man entered a facility for disabled citizens with multiple knives in the middle of the night Monday, murdering 19 and injuring over two dozen more. Some time after 3 a.m., Uematsu arrived at the police station by vehicle. The fact that the assailant prepared the bag, at least three knives and the restraints in advance has left local investigators to believe that the attack was planned in advance and was wholly premeditated and not carried out ...