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Crain's Chicago Business
Why aren't more Chicago businesses adopting schools?Everyone agrees that business can help schools. So why don't more Chicago compa
Why aren't more Chicago businesses adopting schools?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 hours ago
Everyone agrees that business can help schools. So why don't more Chicago companies step up? For the last decade, CME Group has supported Washington Irving Elementary School in most ways imaginable. In August, volunteers help teachers set up... Read more
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Daily Herald
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie AndersonEmmy Award-winning comedian Louie Anderson ("Life with Louie," "Baskets") perfo
Crystal Lake laughs with Louie Anderson
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Emmy Award-winning comedian Louie Anderson ("Life with Louie," "Baskets") performs standup on Friday at the Raue Center for the Arts, 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake. $31-$36. (815) 356-9212 or rauecenter.org. 8 p.m. Friday, July 29Sweet and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, July 29-Aug. 4Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, July 29-Aug. 4
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment Editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Jackson Park a good choice for Obama library, but major challenges loomThe two South Side parks that vied to host Barack Obama's presidential library
Jackson Park a good choice for Obama library, but major challenges loom
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
The two South Side parks that vied to host Barack Obama's presidential library were anything but identical twins even though both were designed by the great landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted. Jackson Park, with its formal landscape fronting... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Karl FivekDr. Fivek was born in Chicago to Emanuel and Mina (Clancy) Fivek on Feb. 11, 19
Karl Fivek
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
Dr. Fivek was born in Chicago to Emanuel and Mina (Clancy) Fivek on Feb. 11, 1942. He married Patricia Balestri of Granville on Aug. 17, 1968. He graduated from Fenton High School in Bensenville, Ill., and later received his Bachelor of Arts from... Read more
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Herkimer Evening Telegram
Former Frankfort resident nominated for Emmy Award Posted Jul. 28, 2016 at 4:11 PM FRANKFORT — Former Frankfort resident Rich T
Former Frankfort resident nominated for Emmy Award
Herkimer Evening Telegram / Posted yesterday
Posted Jul. 28, 2016 at 4:11 PM FRANKFORT — Former Frankfort resident Rich Talarico and the rest of the writing team for Comedy Central’s variety series "Key & Peele" has been nominated for an Emmy... Read more
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PhysOrg
Communication professors train local police to connect with citizensPolice officers are trained to protect and serve the public. They are taught to
Communication professors train local police to connect with citizens
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
Police officers are trained to protect and serve the public. They are taught to evaluate a dangerous situation in a split second and act in ways that might best keep both the public and themselves safe. Deaths at the hands of police in recent years,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
July 282013: Actress Eileen Brennan, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role a
July 28
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
2013: Actress Eileen Brennan, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role as Capt. Doreen Lewis in "Private Benjamin," dies of bladder cancer at age 80 in Burbank, California. Brennan also reprised her role in the TV adaptation of "Private... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 282013: Actress Eileen Brennan, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role a
July 28
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
2013: Actress Eileen Brennan, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role as Capt. Doreen Lewis in "Private Benjamin," dies of bladder cancer at age 80 in Burbank, California. Brennan also reprised her role in the TV adaptation of "Private... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
July 282013: Actress Eileen Brennan, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role a
July 28
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
2013: Actress Eileen Brennan, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role as Capt. Doreen Lewis in "Private Benjamin," dies of bladder cancer at age 80 in Burbank, California. Brennan also reprised her role in the TV adaptation of "Private... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Who are Obama library architects Tod Williams, Billie Tsien?New York City architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, who on Thursday were na
Who are Obama library architects Tod Williams, Billie Tsien?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
New York City architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, who on Thursday were named the architects of the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago, are highly regarded modernists who built their award-winning practice, as a profile of them once put it,... Read more
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Daily Herald
See 'Star Wars' under the starsRevisit Disney's relaunch of the beloved sci-fi franchise when the 2015 film "S
See 'Star Wars' under the stars
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Revisit Disney's relaunch of the beloved sci-fi franchise when the 2015 film "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is screened outdoors Thursday at College of DuPage's Lakeside Pavilion adjoining the McAninch Arts Center, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn. Free.... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
July 262013: Singer-songwriter and guitarist J.J. Cale, one of the originators of the
July 26
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
2013: Singer-songwriter and guitarist J.J. Cale, one of the originators of the "Tulsa Sound" musical style and the author of songs such as "Cocaine," "After Midnight" and "Call Me the Breeze," dies of heart failure at age 74 in La Jolla,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
July 262013: Singer-songwriter and guitarist J.J. Cale, one of the originators of the
July 26
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 days ago
2013: Singer-songwriter and guitarist J.J. Cale, one of the originators of the "Tulsa Sound" musical style and the author of songs such as "Cocaine," "After Midnight" and "Call Me the Breeze," dies of heart failure at age 74 in La Jolla,... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly community workers making school playgrounds greenThe playground at Jenks Academy for the Arts and Sciences in Chestnut Hill - wi
Philly community workers making school playgrounds green
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
The playground at Jenks Academy for the Arts and Sciences in Chestnut Hill - with its spacious sandbox and chunky wood structures - is a place of imagination, as Eden Kainer describes it. In a city of cracked asphalt schoolyards, Jenks' playground... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 262013: Singer-songwriter and guitarist J.J. Cale, one of the originators of the
July 26
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
2013: Singer-songwriter and guitarist J.J. Cale, one of the originators of the "Tulsa Sound" musical style and the author of songs such as "Cocaine," "After Midnight" and "Call Me the Breeze," dies of heart failure at age 74 in La Jolla,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC startsNearly 50,000 people are expected to visit Philadelphia as the 2016 Democratic
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Nearly 50,000 people are expected to visit Philadelphia as the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday. Ten things you may not know about Philadelphia: THE BIRTHPLACE OF AMERICAPhiladelphia is known as the birthplace of the country,... Read more
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AdWeek
20 Content Creators Who Are Setting the Bar for Creativity in 2016At a time when so many people call themselves "content creators," who are the c
20 Content Creators Who Are Setting the Bar for Creativity in 2016
AdWeek / Posted 5 days ago
At a time when so many people call themselves "content creators," who are the creatives truly making the most of modern media? From video and podcasts to VR and visual effects, today's content world is a stupifyingly massive playground where the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
10 things you may not know about PhiladelphiaPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphi
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday. Ten things you may not know about Philadelphia, the birthplace of America: THE BIRTHPLACE... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
10 things you may not know about PhiladelphiaPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphi
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday. Ten things you may not know about Philadelphia, the birthplace of America: THE BIRTHPLACE... Read more
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Salon.com
10 things you may not know about PhiladelphiaPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphi
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday. Ten things you may not know about Philadelphia, the birthplace of America: THE BIRTHPLACE... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia(AP) Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
(AP) Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday. Ten things you may not know about Philadelphia, the birthplace of America: THE FIRST... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
When bands like Wolf Parade break up, why do they get back together?The pack arrives one by one. Dan Boeckner walks on stage in a black blazer and
When bands like Wolf Parade break up, why do they get back together?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
The pack arrives one by one. Dan Boeckner walks on stage in a black blazer and picks up the most expensive guitar he’s ever bought: a Lee Ranaldo Jazzmaster. Dante DeCaro follows, then Arlen Thompson, assuming his place behind a wolf-adorned drum... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, July 22-28Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, July 22-28
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment Editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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Newsmax
Garry Marshall, 'Pretty Woman' Director and Creator of 'Happy Days,' Dies at 81"Pretty Woman," starring Julia Roberts as a highly idealized hooker and Richard
Garry Marshall, 'Pretty Woman' Director and Creator of 'Happy Days,' Dies at 81
Newsmax / Posted 10 days ago
"Pretty Woman," starring Julia Roberts as a highly idealized hooker and Richard Gere as her client-cum-Prince Charming. The romantic comedy grossed $463 million worldwide. Roberts was Oscar nominated for best actress, the film was nominated for... Read more
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Variety
Garry Marshall, ‘Pretty Woman’ Director and Creator of ‘Happy Days,’ Dies at 81Garry Marshall, who created some of the 1970s’ most iconic sitcoms including “H
Garry Marshall, ‘Pretty Woman’ Director and Creator of ‘Happy Days,’ Dies at 81
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
Garry Marshall, who created some of the 1970s’ most iconic sitcoms including “Happy Days,” “The Odd Couple,” “Laverne and Shirley” and “Mork and Mindy” and went on to direct hit movies including “Pretty Woman” and “The Princess Diaries,” died Tuesday... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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The Border Mail
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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The Courier
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
The Courier / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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The Young Witness
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
The Young Witness / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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Western Advocate
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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Manning River Times
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
Manning River Times / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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The North West Star
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetimeThere are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for
The 30 greatest cultural treasures everyone should see in their lifetime
The North West Star / Posted 14 days ago
There are 30 things in this world that could change your life. It's common for art and museum directors to travel to gain inspiration, lingering in the great galleries and museums of the world, spending time with works that have inspired and... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Out & About calendar, July 15-21Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertai
Out & About calendar, July 15-21
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Items for the Out & About calendar can be submitted by email to Arts & Entertainment editor Bill Blankenship at bill.blankenship@cjonline.com. The deadline is noon Tuesday for publication Friday. AT THE CLUBS ABIGAIL’S GRILL & BAR, 3701 S.W. Plaza... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things By Gwen DeRuTIME TO TAKE A BREAK!! DON’T MISS! WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT BOXING with Deontay Wilde
People, Places and Things By Gwen DeRu
The Birmingham Times / Posted 16 days ago
TIME TO TAKE A BREAK!! DON’T MISS! WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT BOXING with Deontay Wilder vs. Chris Arreola at the BJCC Legacy Arena, Saturday at 4 p.m. FULTONDALE SUMMER FAIR is all week until Saturday, Gate opens at 5 p.m. today and Friday and Saturday at... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots artist Peter Doig fears £3.8m court case over contested painting could set dangerous precedentThe artist, the subject of a lauded retrospective at the National Galleries of
Scots artist Peter Doig fears £3.8m court case over contested painting could set dangerous precedent
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
The artist, the subject of a lauded retrospective at the National Galleries of Scotland in 2013, has firmly stated a landscape painting, owned by a Canadian former corrections officer, is not by him. The officer, Robert Fletcher, claims it is by... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots artist Peter Doig speaks out over court case into contested painting: 'It has bigger implications'The artist, the subject of a lauded retrospective at the National Galleries of
Scots artist Peter Doig speaks out over court case into contested painting: 'It has bigger implications'
heraldscotland / Posted 16 days ago
The artist, the subject of a lauded retrospective at the National Galleries of Scotland in 2013, has firmly stated a landscape painting, owned by a Canadian former corrections officer, is not by him. The officer, Robert Fletcher, claims it is by... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 122011: TV writer Sherwood Schwartz, the creator of "Gilligan's Island" and "The
July 12
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
2011: TV writer Sherwood Schwartz, the creator of "Gilligan's Island" and "The Brady Bunch," dies at age 94 in Los Angeles, California. 2010: Author and critic Harvey Pekar, best known for his autobiographical "American Splendor" comic series, dies... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Dallas suspect taunted police during negotiationduring negotiationBy REESE DUNKLIN and JULIET LINDERMAN Associated Press Publis
Dallas suspect taunted police during negotiation
The Alliance Review / Posted 19 days ago
during negotiationBy REESE DUNKLIN and JULIET LINDERMAN Associated Press Published: July 11, 2016 3:00 AM DALLAS (AP) -- The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at them,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Dallas suspect taunted police during 2 hours of negotiationDALLAS | The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities
Dallas suspect taunted police during 2 hours of negotiation
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
DALLAS | The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at them, singing and at one point asking how many officers he had shot, the police chief said Sunday. Micah Johnson, a black... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Dallas suspect taunted police during 2 hours of negotiationDALLAS (AP) — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authori
Dallas suspect taunted police during 2 hours of negotiation
The Seattle Times / Posted 19 days ago
DALLAS (AP) — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at them, singing and at one point asking how many officers he had shot, the police chief said Sunday. Micah Johnson, a... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Dallas suspect taunted police during 2 hours of negotiationDALLAS (AP) — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authori
Dallas suspect taunted police during 2 hours of negotiation
Marshall Independent / Posted 19 days ago
DALLAS (AP) — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at them, singing and at one point asking how many officer he had shot, the police chief said Sunday. Micah Johnson, a... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Dallas suspect scrawled letters in blood at parking garageDALLAS (AP) — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police officers scrawl
Dallas suspect scrawled letters in blood at parking garage
Marshall Independent / Posted 19 days ago
DALLAS (AP) — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police officers scrawled letters in his own blood on the walls of the parking garage where officers cornered and later killed him, the police chief said Sunday. Micah Johnson, a 25-year-old... Read more
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Island Packet
Dallas shooting suspect taunted officers, asked how many he had shot, police sayThe suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during tw
Dallas shooting suspect taunted officers, asked how many he had shot, police say
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at them, singing and at one point asking how many officers he had shot, the police chief said Sunday. Micah Johnson, a black Army... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Dallas suspect Micah Johnson taunted police during 2 hours of negotiationDALLAS — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities
Dallas suspect Micah Johnson taunted police during 2 hours of negotiation
Savannah Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
DALLAS — The suspect in the deadly attack on Dallas police taunted authorities during two hours of negotiations, laughing at them, singing and at one point asking how many officers he had shot, the police chief said Sunday. Micah Johnson, a black... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Dallas gunman learned tactics at Texas self-defense schoolDALLAS | The gunman who killed five police officers at a protest march had prac
Dallas gunman learned tactics at Texas self-defense school
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 19 days ago
DALLAS | The gunman who killed five police officers at a protest march had practiced military-style drills in his yard and trained at a private self-defense school that teaches special tactics, including "shooting on the move," a maneuver in which an... Read more
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