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Feds Say Evidence 'Insufficient' to Charge Officers in Alton Sterling Case

In Baton Rouge last summer, police arrested almost 200 protesters following Sterling's death , which occurred a day before another black man was killed by police in Minnesota. The officers had received an anonymous tip that Sterling had threatened the caller with a gun. "I have been in contact with the Sterling family to express my continued sympathy", Broome said.


Detention of American Christian in North Korea 'concerning' - White House

Detention of American Christian in North Korea 'concerning' - White House

Their ministry also works to bring to light the true stories and plights of North Koreans and believers there. The State Department advises Americans against traveling to North Korea, warning of "the serious risk of arrest and long-term detention under North Korea's system of law".


Macron Flexes Muscle in France as He Demands EU Protect Workers

Macron Flexes Muscle in France as He Demands EU Protect Workers

Marine Le Pen needs to learn the lessons from her French presidential election defeat to Emmanuel Macron and accept that her National Front (FN) party must drop its policy of quitting the euro, one of her top aides said on Thursday. Valls", Jean-Paul Delevoye, who chooses Macron's party's candidates, told Europe 1 radio on Wednesday. Hamon vowed to "rebuild the left" with a new "broad-based movement", while saying he meant to remain a member of the Socialist Party.



Trump Gave Classified Info To Russians During White House Visit

Sergey Kislyak. Danny Yatom, the former director of Israel's spy agency Mossad, warns that even if Trump didn't reveal the source - which McMaster said the president didn't know at the time of the conversation with the Russian officials - or methods of how the USA obtained the intelligence, it could still put the source in danger.



BC Liberals win minority government

With B.C.'s 87 ridings, a party requires 44 seats to form a majority. In every case, the BC Liberals suffered significant losses, in some cases thousands of votes. Solomon initially thought Grade 4 and 5 students might be too young for the vote, but she's since changed her mind. Weaver heralded the breakthrough of his candidates on Vancouver Island.


Emmanuel Macron names Edouard Philippe prime minister

Emmanuel Macron names Edouard Philippe prime minister

Philippe began his political life as a Socialist activist affiliated to former prime minister Michel Rocard while he was a student, before turning to the right. The move is part of Macron's plan to win support from the Republicans. Macron arrived at the Elysee Palace earlier and walked down a red carpet. He is to meet with European Council president Donald Tusk on Wednesday before announcing the new French government.