Owen Smith announces his Labour leadership challenge

Party members can also take part in the contest, but only if they joined on or before January 12 this year. However, he remains popular with Labour members who will be able to vote in the contest, making him favourite to win for the second time.

Officer memorial statue vandalized in Virginia

A few hundred people attended the Catholic funeral service at Mary Immaculate Catholic Church in the suburb of Farmers Branch for Smith. 10-year-old Caroline Smith's father, Sgt. Smith had won the Dallas Police Association's "Cop's Cop" award. "It's been very uplifting for us, a morale booster", he said. Later he moved to Texas and joined the Dallas police force.

Funeral for slain Dallas Police Sgt. Michael Smith

The Dallas massacre, during an otherwise peaceful "Black Lives Matter" protest, which killed 5 police officers and injured 11 people, is the deadliest attack on usa law enforcement since the terrorist attacks on Sep. The Rev. Al Sharpton also attended the sessions. They spoke of how hard their father worked, often at two jobs, to support them. He said he was a strict and imposing class leader in the academy, whose intimidating stature belied a gentle heart.

US Presidential Race Tied, Hillary Clinton Hurt By Emails

US Presidential Race Tied, Hillary Clinton Hurt By Emails

Eighty-one per cent of Americans say they would feel afraid following the election of one of the two polarizing politicians, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. While that would indeed have been a disaster - possibly even fatal to her campaign - the remarks that Mr Comey made about the candidate have clearly taken a toll.

Corbyn Joins Labour Race - But The Rules Change

Corbynistas - says it is his fans that elected him that count and not the bulk of his elected members of parliament who want to topple him. "The inequality and poverty that exists in this country, the need to end the privatisation of our National Health Service, the need to give real hope and opportunity to young people all across this country", Corbyn told supporters after Tuesday's NEC meeting at Labour Party headquarters in London .

Car Bomb Kills Several In Iraq

Car Bomb Kills Several In Iraq

A report by UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) estimated that 662 Iraqis were killed and 1,457 others were injured in acts of terrorism, violence and armed conflict in June across Iraq. The Sunni extremists, who consider Shiites heretics, swept across northern and western Iraq in the summer of 2014, capturing large chunks of territory and plunging the country into its worst crisis since USA troops left at the end of 2011.