Reporter, Cameraman Shot and Killed On Air

Posted by Associated Press on August 26, 2015
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Picture Courtesy: WDBJ

MONETA, Va. — A TV reporter and cameraman were shot to death during a live television interview Wednesday by a gunman who recorded himself carrying out the killings and posted the video on social media after fleeing the scene.

Authorities identified the suspect as a journalist who had been fired from the station earlier this year. Hours later and hundreds of …

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Oregon Man Stops Possible Terror Attack

Posted by mworkhoven on August 22, 2015
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A man from Oregon is being hailed as a hero for helping foil a possible terrorist attack. National Guardsman Alek Skarlatos of Roseburg was on a train speeding through Belgium when a Moroccan man came from the train bathroom, shirtless and firing a rifle, injuring several passengers. Alek says that he and his Air Force friend Spencer Stone attacked the …

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Protest In Portland Peaceful Marking Death of Michael Brown

Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on August 10, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore–  About 100 people took the streets of Southeast Portland to mark the one year Anniversary of the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.  Brown was shot and killed by police.  In Ferguson, the anniversary protest started out peaceful and quickly became ugly with rocks and bottles being thrown at police.  While the Police Chief was holding a …

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Bernie Sanders Rocks Portland’s Moda Center

Posted by Steve Herman on August 10, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore.- Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders spoke to a capacity crowd in Portland’s Moda Center to hear the Vermont senator speak. Several thousand were turned away at the arena’s front doors because every seat was filled for the free event.

About 28,000 were both inside and outside according to one estimate by a Moda Center official. People cheered Sanders throughout Sunday night’s …

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GOP Presidential Hopefuls Take Shots During Debate

Posted by Associated Press on August 6, 2015
CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 06:  Republican presidential candidates (L-R) New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Ben Carson, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) and John Kasich take the stage for the first prime-time presidential debate hosted by FOX News and Facebook at the Quicken Loans Arena August 6, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The top-ten GOP candidates were selected to participate in the debate based on their rank in an average of the five most recent national political polls.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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CLEVELAND (AP) – Donald Trump has used the GOP presidential debate to warn that he might run as an independent if denied the GOP nomination.

That was the response to the very first question of the night at the Fox News Channel presidential debate before a live audience in Cleveland. Trump also refused to pledge “at this time” that …

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