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    Attack in Nice: Driver of Truck Identified as 31-year-old French-Tunisian

    The driver of the truck in the Nice terror attack has been identified as Mohamad Lahouaiej Bouhel, according to a senior French government official and a French anti-terrorism official. The anti-terrorism official said Bouhel is a 31-year-old French-Tunisian and resident of Nice. About 50 people are critically hurt as a result of Thursday’s deadly terrorist […]

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    Man Dies Following Assault in Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Police in Des Moines are conducting an investigation following the death of a man who was assaulted on Monday. Police responded to the 7300 block of Southwest 7th Street shortly after 3 p.m. Monday on a report of an assault. The victim, Ryan Thompson, 32, was taken to Iowa Methodist Hospital […]

  • Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are tightening their grips on the Democratic and Republican presidential nominations.

    Trump, Clinton Running Nearly Even in Iowa Poll

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are virtually tied in Iowa, a new poll finds. Trump has the support of 44% of Iowa voters while Clinton received 42%, according to a Monmouth University poll released Tuesday. His 2-point edge is well within the survey’s 4.9-point margin of error. “It’s a toss-up right now, […]

  • Embargoed to Phoenix, AZ

In Phoenix, confrontations broke out between protesters and police. During the protest, police sought to block the crowd from marching onto the freeway by forming a human shield, according to a statement from the Phoenix Police Department.

    Hundreds Arrested in Protests Over Shootings by Police

    After another night of intense, and sometimes violent, protests against the police shootings of black men, hundreds of demonstrators were either in jail or waiting to get out Sunday. At least 261 people were arrested in New York and Chicago and in St. Paul, Minnesota, and Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where two black men were shot […]

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    Did Hillary Clinton Do Enough to Win Over Bernie Sanders’ Backers?

    ORLANDO, Florida — Bernie Sanders got what he wanted here this weekend: A Democratic platform stamped in section after section by his progressive values. Hillary Clinton got what she wanted, too: A path to bring Sanders’ supporters fully into the fold a week before the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. After two days of marathon […]

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    Dallas Investigators Dig for Details in Micah Johnson Probe

    Dallas detectives on Saturday were still piecing together a picture of Micah Xavier Johnson and whether he acted alone in his ambush of police or had allies in preparing for the shooting that took five lives. Authorities have said they believe Johnson was the sole gunman during the Thursday Black Lives Matter protest in Dallas. […]

  • TOPSHOT - Police attempt to calm the crowd as someone is arrested following the sniper shooting in Dallas on July 7, 2016. 
A fourth police officer was killed and two suspected snipers were in custody after a protest late Thursday against police brutality in Dallas, authorities said. One suspect had turned himself in and another who was in a shootout with SWAT officers was also in custody, the Dallas Police Department tweeted.
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    Dallas Sniper Attack: 5 Officers Killed, Suspect Identified

      [Breaking news alert, posted at 11:29 a.m. ET Friday] The dead gunman in the Dallas ambush that left five officers dead has been identified as 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson of Mesquite, Texas, law enforcement sources familiar with the investigation told CNN. Johnson had no criminal record or known terror ties, a law enforcement official […]

  • TOPSHOT - Police officers stand guard at a baracade following the sniper shooting in Dallas on July 7, 2016. 
A fourth police officer was killed and two suspected snipers were in custody after a protest late Thursday against police brutality in Dallas, authorities said. One suspect had turned himself in and another who was in a shootout with SWAT officers was also in custody, the Dallas Police Department tweeted.
 / AFP / Laura Buckman        (Photo credit should read LAURA BUCKMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

    Police: Suspect That Killed 5 Dallas Officers Died from Bomb Detonated by Authorities

    DALLAS, Texas — A suspect in a deadly police ambush in Dallas told negotiators that he was upset about recent police shootings, that he wanted to kill white people — especially white officers — and that he acted alone, the city’s police chief told reporters Friday. Police killed the suspect with an explosive device after […]

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    DCI Investigating Attempt to Claim $250,000 Lottery Prize

    STORM LAKE, Iowa — An attempt to cash an Iowa lottery ticket worth $250,000 has prompted an investigation after officials say the situation was questionable. The “$250,000 Dollar Riches” scratch ticket was brought to the Storm Lake office of the Iowa Lottery on June 17th to be cashed. Lottery spokesperson Mary Neubauer says the ticket […]

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    Knoxville Chief Talks About Split Second Decisions Officers Make

    KNOXVILLE, Iowa — With police under the microscope for their actions after two fatal shootings in Louisiana in Minnesota, Chief Losada is speaking out about the life and death split second decisions officers have to make under difficult circumstances, and why he believes some encounters with police end peacefully and others do not. “In these type of […]

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    Community On Edge Following Attempted Abduction

    CLARION, Iowa – An attempted abduction hasn’t been reported in the town of Clarion in at least a decade, that was until last week and the offender is still likely roaming the community. Police said it happened in the 700 block of 4th Street Northwest. A woman who lives in the area said her child, […]

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    Wendy’s Releases List of Over 1000 Restaurants Affected in Credit Card Hack

    Customers who have eaten at Wendy’s restaurant and used a debit or credit card to pay for their food are being encouraged to check their statements and read more information on a cyber breach found at some franchise-owned restaurants. The following restaurants may have been impacted by the cyber attack using malware, click for locations near you. […]