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Video and Photographic Evidence Released by CMPD in Keith Lamont Scott Shooting

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On Saturday, Charlotte Mecklenburg Police released some of the dashcam video, body cam footage and photographic evidence from the police-involved shooting of Keith Lamont Scott last Thursday. Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department Video and Photographic Evidence from Keith Lamont Scott Shooting Dashcam footage – *warning* shows moment Scott is shot – hard to tell if something is or is not in ...

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Charlotte Police: We will be releasing Keith Scott shooting video

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In a press conference late Saturday, Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Chief Putney said that they would be releasing the video within the hour. Body worn camera and dash-cam footage will be released to media in next 30 minutes. — CMPD News (@CMPD) September 24, 2016 The chief said that he believed the investigation had come to a place where he felt ...

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Charlotte Sees Peaceful Protests Thursday Night; Curfew Enacted but Not Enforced [Video]

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Charlotte experienced a night of peaceful protests that continued well after the midnight curfew. ALERT: @CLTMayor and @CMPD have enacted a citywide curfew beginning Sept. 23 imposed at midnight until 6 a.m. — City of Charlotte (@CLTgov) September 23, 2016 Charlotte police say that as long as protesters are peaceful, they will monitor them and allow them to protest. If ...

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NFL watching Charlotte situation; hoping to play Sunday’s game as planned

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Recent riots and looting over the death of Keith Lamont Scott in a police-involved shooting have the NFL and Carolina Panthers staff watching the situation closely. As of today, the NFL plans to hold the game against the Minnesota Vikings as planned in Bank of America stadium in Charlotte. Our statement on Vikings-Panthers game on Sunday pic.twitter.com/LvH59fyAJf — Brian McCarthy ...

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Charlotte, NC Protests over Keith Scott Shooting [Video]

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We are following events in Charlotte, NC as Governor McCrory deploys the National Guard and State police to quell violence associated with protests over the shooting of Keith Scott. At least one protester has been shot by another person in the crowd and Hillary Clinton’s comments seem to have poured fuel on an already hot fire.

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One shot During Charlotte, NC Black Lives Matter Protest – Clinton fans the flames

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An unidentified person has been shot during Charlotte, NC protests over the shooting of an allegedly armed black man yesterday. Man shot during protests in Charlotte has died; police say he was not wounded by officer. https://t.co/untHbZox95 — The Associated Press (@AP) September 22, 2016 Reports say that the man was shot by another person attending the protest and that police were not involved. ...

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2012 DNC Platform and Israel

From Daniel Harper at The Weekly Standard: An Obama campaign official confirmed to THE WEEKLY STANDARD that President Obama “personally” intervened to alter the Democratic platform to include a reference to Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. The new platform, adopted this evening at the Democratic convention in Charlotte, now includes pro-Israel language that the previous document did not. The ...

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DNC Benediction Has No Mention of Israel

Last night, amid the controversy over the official DNC platform, Rabbi David Wolpe offered the closing benediction, but excluded Jerusalem and all of Israel itself. Here is Wolpe’s prayer: Dear God, we are grateful that our nation is founded on the highest principles of freedom and resourcefulness and creativity and ever-renewed strength. And we understand that those worthy ideals stand ...

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DNC Schedule: Day 3

9 a.m.-10 a.m.: Morning Prayer Gathering (Room 211AB/212AB). 10 a.m.-2 p.m.: Caucus Session 1. Women’s Caucus (Ballroom ABC). 2 p.m.-4 p.m.: Caucus Session 3. Rural Council (Room 203AB). 11:35 a.m.: First lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden will speak at the Women’s Caucus Meeting. 11:45 a.m.: International Leaders Forum: Madeleine Albright; Michele Flournoy; Jack Lew, White House chief of ...

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Paul Ryan’s Thoughts On DNC Day 1

Republican Vice Presidential Candidate Rep. Paul Ryan’s thoughts on the first day of the Democratic National Convention: Watch the latest video at <a href=”http://video.foxnews.com”>video.foxnews.com</a>

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Charles Krauthammer “Didn’t Buy a Line” of Michelle Obama’s 2012 DNC Speech

Following first-lady Michelle Obama’s speech last night, nationally syndicated Conservative Columnist Charles Krauthammer, he displayed his displeasure with the speech, saying he “didn’t buy a line of it.” Obama’s speech began with the account of her and Barack’s early life as a couple, and how they became the couple they are today. In the speech, Michelle recalled when her husband ...

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30% Chance Of Rain Brings President’s Speech Indoors

Politico reports this morning: “Democratic officials confirm to POLITICO that President Obama’s prime time address will be moved indoors to the Time Warner Center. The Thursday address was scheduled to be at Bank of America stadium — an outdoor venue with more than 70,000 seats. But forecasts are predicting thunderstorms, forcing a last minute change in venue.” However, per the ...

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DNC Schedule: Day 2

Day two of the DNC is packed full just as yesterday was. Here is the full line-up of events happening today: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (LOCAL) Call to Order The Honorable Antonio R. Villaraigosa Chair of the 2012 Democratic National Convention Committee Mayor of Los Angeles, California Invocation Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie, 10th Episcopal District First Woman Elected Bishop ...

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Rock the Red Event Is “Still On”

Just days after we reported that ‘Rock the Red’ was cancelled, event organizers say the event is still on. According to the Rock the Red Facebook page, the event is expected to be held at the Hunter Farms in Weddington, North Carolina which is just outside of Charlotte, on Wednesday, September the 5th. Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, Ariz., ...

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DNC Schedule: Day 1

Day 1 of the DNC is full of events and speakers. Here is the full list of todays events: 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. Morning Prayer Gathering (Room 211AB/212AB). 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Caucus Session 1. Women’s Caucus (Ballroom ABCD). 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. R+D and America’s Energy Outlook. Moderator: Amy Harder, Energy and Environment correspondent, National Journal. ...

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