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Charlotte stays largely peaceful during 3rd night of protest

But police showed the video to Scott's attorneys and family members on Thursday. Scott, 43, was killed Tuesday while police were serving a warrant at The Village at College Downs apartment complex on Old Concord Road, in northeast Charlotte.

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Charlotte Protest turns violent, Governor declares state of emergency

Four police officers suffered non-life threatening injuries, city officials said. The shooting of Keith Lamont Scott happened in urban Charlotte, North Carolina. In Tulsa, Okla., on Thursday, prosecutors charged a white officer with manslaughter for killing an unarmed black man on a city street last week. The shooting was the subject of riots that occurred Tuesday and Wednesday nights in the city.

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Donald Trump Jr tweet

Well the photographer who owns the rights to the bowl of skittles tweeted out by Donald Trump Jr. then waded in with his thoughts too. In response, Mars, Inc., sent a tweet that said simply, " Skittles are candy". He has denied he was alluding to the Holocaust. Kittos, a Greek-Cypriot by birth who now has British citizenship, told the BBC he never put the image up for sale.

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Military Deployed, State of Emergency in Charlotte After 2 Nights of Violence

No arrests have been made. Members of Scott's family were able to watch the video Thursday. Bamberg said Scott was involved in a "very bad accident approximately a year ago, suffered some pretty severe bodily injuries, suffered some head trauma".

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At least 17 dead in anti-government protests in Congo

However, Kabila's ruling party has been working on negotiations to install an interim government that includes opposition leaders while allowing Kabila to temporarily remain president. "The people are angry". Report says that though a new election date had not been fixed, the opposition is concerned that the 45-year-old ruler is trying to extend his rule.

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Uri attack: India unlikely to give Pathankot-like offer to Pakistan

India has accused Pakistan of being behind Sunday's attack on an army base that killed 18 soldiers in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir and said it had the right to respond. Under the treaty, India can use only 20 per cent of the water of the Indus, which flows through it first, for irrigation, transport and power generation.

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Lawyer says videos show police overreacted

He says the department is preparing to release police body-camera video of Sunday's incident. "We're detaining you for incooperation with an investigation", one officer says while the girl is forcibly cuffed. "Ultimately, we wanted to get her calmed down". Then, while the girl is handcuffed in the back of the auto, police are seen firing pepper spray at her through the window.

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Mayor of Charlotte signs midnight curfew order

A protestor shot by a civilian in Wednesday night's protests died in hospital on Thursday, local media reported. They lit candles and offered prayers. But police showed the video to Scott's attorneys and family members on Thursday. Of course, police should use force, especially with guns, only when necessary.

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UN resumes Syria aid delivery with convoy to besieged area

Wars and unrest also erupted in the southern district, where rebels are attempting to break a siege by government forces. The U.N. suspended aid deliveries on Tuesday after the convoy was struck near Aleppo in northern Syria the previous day.

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Scott Family Views Video of Death, Wants It Released to Public

Bamberg described Scott as a disabled man who has been married for 20 years and has seven children. "I certainly would feel better being able to see it", she said, adding that she doesn't know how conclusive the video footage is until she watches it.

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UK Brexit minister promises public guidelines for European Union exit talks

The European Commission has named a senior German trade negotiator to join France's former EU finance commissioner, Michel Barnier, at the head of the team negotiating Britain's departure from the European Union. "Brexit is not a matter of punishment, it's not a matter of revenge", he said, addressing British eurosceptic members who described him as anti-British "fanatic" in his pursuit of a more closely integrated EU.

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US, Russia cancel UNSC briefing on Syria agreement

Insurgents shelled government-held areas in the eastern Damascus neighborhood of Qaboun, wounding three people, Syrian state media said. Separately footage has emerged of Free Syrian Army rebels expelling US special forces from the town of Al-Rai in northern Syria , calling them "infidels" in Arabic.

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NC congressman says Charlotte protesters 'hate white people'

Scott". North Carolina's governor has declared a state of emergency in Charlotte, and several hundred National Guard troops and highway police officers were deployed to reinforce local police. An attorney for the Tulsa police officer who shot Terence Crutcher, 40, said the officer feared for her life and fired when Crutcher reached through a window into his vehicle.

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Nasdaq Clinches New Record as Fed Relief Pushes Rally Into Day Two

Banks, whose profits suffer when interest rates remain low, lagged the market. The major mover against the dollar, however, was the Norwegian crown, which rose more than 2 percent after Norway's central bank left its main interest rate unchanged and suggested further rate cuts may not be needed because of a pickup in the economy.

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US Signs 10-Year Deal to Aid Israel's Military With $38 Billion

Obama touted the pledge as proof that the United States is Israel's greatest "friend". In March, Trump said he would make Israel pay for defense aid . Deal will incorporate money for Israeli missile defense. "A strong Israel is an island of stability in the stormy Middle East", Nagal continued. In his statement, Netanyahu acknowledged the recent diplomatic disputes between Jerusalem and Washington , but said they "had no effect whatsoever on the great friendship between Israel and the ...

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Who will open new grammar schools and will they boost social mobility?

The PM also said independent schools, which had "become more and more divorced from normal life", would face a tougher test of public benefit in order to maintain their charitable status. Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday announced that she has lifted the ban on selective schools in the United Kingdom and is working towards their expansion.

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Sudan may close border if Juba does not expel rebels

Tens of thousands of people have died in South Sudan and more than 2.5 million driven from their homes since a brutal civil war erupted in the world's youngest country in December 2013. Officials from the U.N. Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan were speaking at a news conference in Juba the day after the editor of a prominent newspaper in the five-year-old nation said his publication had been shut down by the authorities.

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Brad Pitt Not Under Investigation For Child Abuse Allegations — LAPD

The Minnesota connection? The celebrity gossip site claims that the flight eventually landed in Minnesota, where Pitt continued to freak out. Insiders dished that the Hollywood hottie was supposedly wasted during a flight on a private jet last Wednesday and got a little out of control as he started screaming and being physical with his little ones.

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US military confirms mustard gas attack in Iraq

The U.S. government has previously accused the Islamic State of using chemical weapons. No-one was hurt in Tuesday's attack on the Qayyarah air base near the IS stronghold of Mosul. The head of the Salahuddin provincial council, Ahmed al-Karim, said that government forces control up to 80 percent of the city, with the militants pushed to rural areas across the Tigris River.

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Shocker: Hillary Clinton has women problem in Ohio

Recently filed Federal Election Commission reports show Clinton has scooped up more $13.5 million from Bay State backers. Hillary Clinton has become the first female presidential nominee, while Donald Trump's Republican nomination signifies a massive shift for the Grand Old Party.

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USA says it may have struck Syrian troops while targeting IS

The UN had hoped that 40 trucks of food - enough to feed 80,000 people for one month - could be delivered to besieged rebel-held eastern parts of Aleppo as soon as possible. meeting of world leaders, appeared unlikely because the United States did not want to share documents detailing the agreement with the 15-member body.

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Settlement Construction Threatens Two-State Solution, Obama Tells Netanyahu at UN

The memo of understanding, he said , is indicative of that. The new 10-year deal, which constitutes the single largest pledge of military assistance in USA history, includes US$33 billion in Foreign Military Financing funds and an unprecedented 5 billion commitment in missile defence assistance.

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Syrian army announces major offensive in Aleppo

When it signed the most recent cease-fire agreement, Kerry said , Russian Federation said that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "would live by the cessation of hostilities and would accept the idea of not flying over agreed-upon areas". The meeting comes amid tensions between the ISSG co-chairs following the convoy attack. "It wasn't an accident by one airplane.it was four airplanes that kept taking the position of the Syrian troops for almost one hour, or a little bit more than one hour", ...

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RAF fighters intercept Russian bombers west of Shetland

The two "Blackjack" bombers were flying in the United Kingdom area of interest when spotted on radar and then safely escorted until they turned for home. Intercepts of Russian aircraft by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation have increased in recent years amid heightened tensions between the West and Moscow over the Ukraine crisis.

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Merkel calls European Union summit a critical moment

Germany and France have outlined plans to deepen European military cooperation, a document showed on Monday (12 September), as Britain's exit from the European Union removes one of the biggest obstacles to stronger EU defence in tandem with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.

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United Nations hopes to soon resume aid convoys inside Syria

He said the aircraft were Russian, and added: "What's happening now is annihilation". President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview with AP News broadcast on Thursday that Syria's war will "drag on" as long as it is part of a global conflict funded and interfered in by other countries.

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Bill in US Congress on Pakistan reflects concerns on terrorism

Noting that the Uri incident has occurred against the backdrop of mass uprising in Kashmir, the Left party suggested the government that the terror attack, which claimed lives of 18 Indian soldiers, can not become "another pretext" for heightening "repression" in the Valley.

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South Korea says time to reconsider North Korea's United Nations membership

Seoul is "considering launching a special forces unit to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un", South Korean Defense Minister Han Min-koo said Wednesday during a parliamentary meeting. On Wednesday, the US Pacific Command (PACOM) reported that a US B-1B strategic bomber flew from the military base located in Guam and landed at the Osan airbase in South Korea for the first time since 1996.

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Chemical agent possibly found on rocket fired at U.S. troops in Iraq

The report stated that ISIS fired the shell at the US's Qayara Air Force Base, which is south of Mosul, Iraq . But US troops are routinely outfitted with protective clothing created to weather the threat of a chemical weapons attack. A defense official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said an incoming round had exploded within the base perimeter during an "indirect fire" attack on Tuesday.

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Brad Pitt not investigated for child abuse — LAPD

No official charges have been brought against Pitt and a request for comment to Pitt's rep regarding the allegations was not immediately returned. The Associated Press reported Jolie's attorney, Robert Offer, said Jolie filed for dissolution of the marriage, with a decision made "for the health of the family".

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Former Refugee Says Donald Trump Jr

A crack in the Foundation Trump camp defends Skittles tweet: "Speaking the truth might upset" Pence: Outrage over Skittles tweet is "remarkable" MORE, called the media outrage over a tweet from the Republican presidential nominee's son "remarkable".

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Obama: Ruling dismissing China's claims to South China Sea is binding

Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte sits for the retreat session in the ongoing 28th and 29th ASEAN Summits at the National Convention Center, Wednesday, Sept. Like the U.S., Japan is not a claimant in the South China Sea . Washington has led calls from some Western and Asian governments for China to abide by the tribunal ruling.

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United States threatens South Sudan arms embargo

Mr. Machar, who fled South Sudan last month after a brief attempt at reconciliation, is believed to have taken refuge in Sudan. Officials from the U.N. In a telephone interview before the report's release, Mr. Prendergast said the group had decided to make South Sudan its first priority "because it is such a political hot potato right now".

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US Government Bonds Rally as Central Banks Calm Investors

Murphy Oil jumped $1.08, or 4 percent, to $27.52, Transocean rose 33 cents, or 3.5 percent, to $9.46. The broad-based S&P 500 and the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index both advanced around 0.6 per cent around two hours into trade. Jane Yellen did indicate that a rate hike is likely this year. The U.S. central bank also projected a less aggressive rise in interest rates next year and in 2018, and it cut its longer-run interest rate forecast to 2.9 percent from 3.0 percent.

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Nations pledge to take in 360000 refugees this year

And he accused South Sudan's feuding leaders of betraying their people. "We see too many governments muzzling journalists and quashing dissent and censoring the flow of information", he said. It adds the global body has failed to resolve any conflicts during Ban Ki-Moon's leadership. The cessation of hostilities had been wrangled by Secretary of State John F.


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