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Sanders supporters angry, plan protests
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Sanders supporters angry, plan protests

PHILADELPHIA -- Bernie Sanders supporters will make their last stand during a Democratic National Convention that could produce high drama and protests both inside the hall and out. "There's an angry feeling among a lot of the Bernie delegates," said Jeff C...
Syrian refugee explodes and injures 12 Germans in Ansbach
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Syrian refugee explodes and injures 12 Germans in Ansbach

ANSBACH, Germany (AP) -- A man who blew himself up and injured 12 people after being turned away from an open-air music festival was a 27-year-old Syrian who had been denied asylum, Bavaria's top security official said early Monday. "We don't know if this m...
Kaine panders to Latino voters in intro speech
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Kaine panders to Latino voters in intro speech

Virginia U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine made his first appearance as Hillary Clinton's running mate at a rally in Florida yesterday, where he showed off his Spanish-speaking skills and painted himself as a hardworking progressive who's not afraid to take on Donald Trump....
Racial tension, budget cuts and 'war on cops' could hinder police recruiting
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Racial tension, budget cuts and 'war on cops' could hinder police recruiting

After the killing of five police officers on 7 July, Dallas police chief David Brown issued an invitation to those who marched in protest at killings of African Americans by law enforcement: join us. “Serve your community, don’t be a part of the problem,” B...
Grinning Obama jokes during statement on carnage in Munich
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Grinning Obama jokes during statement on carnage in Munich

As news reports of a gun massacre in Munich crossed the Atlantic Ocean on Friday, the President of the United States was cracking jokes. Barack Obama delivered a brief update to reporters at the White House about the still-unfolding shooting rampage that le...
For Somerville, MA it's Black Lives Matter, not All Lives
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For Somerville, MA it's Black Lives Matter, not All Lives

SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — The mayor of a Massachusetts city has denied a request from police officers that a Black Lives Matter banner be removed from City Hall and replaced with one that says "All Lives Matter." The sign above the main entrance to Somervill...
German authorities 'search for motive' in deadly shooting by German-Iranian
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German authorities 'search for motive' in deadly shooting by German-Iranian

Authorities are searching for a motive after a lone teen gunman identified as a German-Iranian killed at least nine people, including children, and wounded at least 10 others during a brazen shooting spree around a Munich mall before taking his own life in an ...
Michael Moore admits Trump likely to win
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Michael Moore admits Trump likely to win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Filmmaker Michael Moore is causing a stir with his comments about Donald Trump. The famously liberal Moore says he's sorry to say it, but he thinks the Republican could win the presidency. In a Wednesday night appearance on an online edit...
Chicago: 5 people shot on same block where 6 were wounded last weekend
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Chicago: 5 people shot on same block where 6 were wounded last weekend

Twelve people were shot over 12 hours in Chicago on Thursday, including five people wounded on a block in the Austin neighborhood where six people had been shot last weekend, according to police. There was also an exchange of gunfire between a Chicago polic...
Once more, Obama stands with Mexico on open borders
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Once more, Obama stands with Mexico on open borders

WASHINGTON (UPI) -- President Barack Obama and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto offered a response Friday to Donald Trump's speech at the Republican National Convention, during which he pledged to seal the southern border to keep out illegal immigrants. ...