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Some of the protesters said the verdict sent a strong message. "It does not change our work to institute community policing measures that empower citizens to work side by side with police officers". Another officer shot him with a Taser dart at about the same moment the fatal shot was sacked from Shelby's service weapon. She also said that in the video of the shooting, the officers appeared to be more concerned for Shelby than for Crutcher, as he lay wounded.
  • In police testimony, Adelson says Netanyahu never discussed media deal

    In police testimony, Adelson says Netanyahu never discussed media deal

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    Billionaire Sheldon Adelson was questioned by Israel Police in an ongoing investigation against Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. The investigation is looking into allegations that Netanyahu attempted to garner positive coverage in other major Israeli papers, in exchange for an allegedly promised reduction in circulation of Adelson's daily.
  • Trump vows to stand by Israel, bar Iran from nukes

    Trump vows to stand by Israel, bar Iran from nukes

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    I know you've heard it before, I am telling you, that's what I do, that they are ready to reach for peace. "I like you too", he joked. In separate remarks on Tuesday, both Netanyahu and Abbas said they believed the time was ripe for peace, pointing to the initiative Trump has taken to facilitate a revival of peace talks - though both pointed the finger at the other side in describing the obstacles to peace.
  • Why the Russia investigation matters and why you should care

    Why the Russia investigation matters and why you should care

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    CNN first reported the omission. "'If further reports are accurate that White House staff also tried to persuade personnel at these agencies to help get FBI Director Comey to back off an investigation involving (former national security adviser) Michael Flynn , the specter of possible obstruction has grown larger and more troubling'".
  • Jerusalem, Vatican in talks on pope visit to Israel

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    In February 2016, the pontiff remarked on then-candidate Trump's key proposal to build a wall along the U.S. -Mexico border, saying it was un-Christian. Trump presented the pope with several gifts, including a collection of first editions by Martin Luther King and a bronze sculpture. "It is my desire that you become an olive tree to construct peace", the Pope said in Spanish.
  • Trump said to praise 'great job' in Philippine drugs fight

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    The military had aimed to quickly capture Isnilon Hapilon, a senior leader with Abu Sayyaf, only to be surprised mid-afternoon Tuesday by an influx of roughly 100 jihadi fighters backing him. More than 6,000 people have been killed in Rodrigo Duterte's campaign to eliminate the illegal drugs and the drug lords in Philippines . Martial law in the Philippines is restricted to 60 days - though Duterte, who has been accused of crimes against humanity for alleged extrajudicial killings , ...
  • Labour at its highest rating in the polls since election campaign began

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    Corbyn said that he realized that military action may be necessary "as a last resort", but vowed to focus on defusing tensions. Unsurprisingly, the Tories say that it all shows Mr Corbyn can not be trusted with the nation's defences - accusing him of undermining Trident and dithering over IS while tying the hands of Britain's intelligence services.
  • China to expand imports from US

    China to expand imports from US

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    The ministry report comes ahead of talks between the two nations next month which form part of a 100-day plan to address the US' massive trade deficit with China. China imported US$134.4 billion of American goods past year. But China runs a trade deficit with the US on services, such as Hollywood movies. On the other hand, "it censured China for encouraging independent innovation".
  • Ex-SKorean President Park arrives for start of bribery trial

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    She wore a dark blue suit and a badge identifying her inmate number - 503 - on her lapel. Choi is also facing charges and at the opening of the trial sat alongside Park. Chairman Shin denied the charge that he offered bribes in return for business favors. The proceedings are likely to last for several months. Choi, the daughter of a shadowy religious figure who was Park's mentor for years, is similarly accused of using her presidential ties to force top firms to "donate" almost $70 million ...
  • Were Analysts Bearish Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSE:TD) This Week?

    Were Analysts Bearish Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSE:TD) This Week?

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    Wells Fargo & Company MN owned approximately 0.12% of Toronto-Dominion Bank worth $112,670,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Revenue rose about 2.6% to C$8.47 billion compared with the C$8.43 billion expected by analysts. Canada's fifth-biggest lender posted adjusted earnings of C$1.06 billion or C$2.64 per share in three-month period ended April 30, as compared to C$947 million ...