The man who killed three police officers, Gavin Eugene Long, was a former Nation of Islam according to videos on his Youtube channel.
Long, 29, ambushed Baton Rouge police officers who were responding to a call for help Sunday morning.
Videos on Long’s account show that he was a former Nation of Islam member. He also railed against “crackers” and made references to Alton Sterling, the black man killed by police in Baton Rouge on July 5. Continue reading →
Are you wondering who is Gov. Mike Pence‘s family and how they feel about his vice presidential candidacy? You’ve come to the right place.
Donald Trump officially announced on Friday via social media that Pence was going to be his pick for VP. The choice was touted as a “good move” by Republican supporters.
Pence has a long political history in Congress and he has served as Indiana’s governor since 2012. He has a large extended family, including three brothers, two sisters, and many nieces and nephews. Continue reading →
Police believe they have identified a man sought for his participation in a disturbing video of a possible hate crime in Detroit. Steven Drake Edwards was depicted on video pulling a gun on a 23-year-old man as he left a Detroit liquor store because he believed the man was gay.
Cops say Edwards is on the run and are now asking the public’s to help in locating him. He is described as 6 foot five inches with braided dark brown hair and sporting a mustache and goatee.
Police say Edwards recorded the alleged hate crime from the passenger side from his parked red car and posted it on Twitter. Continue reading →
The Turkish military claims to have “fully seized control” of the country. At least one explosion has reportedly hit the parliament in Ankara.
Soldiers stormed Turkey’s division of CNN, forcing presenters to flee. Men claiming to be military soldiers took over Turkey’s state broadcaster TRT and read a statement live on air announcing that a coup is under way.
The statement said the country, a NATO member, is now being run by a “peace council”. It declared that martial law and a nationwide curfew are in place. h/t skynews Continue reading →
At least 73 people are dead and more than 150 injured in France after being struck by a terrorist truck.
The vehicle intentionally drove more than a mile along the promenade mowing down pedestrians during the Bastille Day celebrations in the trendy French city.
Eyewitnesses say there was an exchange of gunfire in the aftermath of the incident before the driver was shot dead. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack, according to unconfirmed reports in the French media. Continue reading →