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Protesters Gather After Black Man Shot and Killed by Police in California

ABC News(EL CAJON) -- Protesters gathered in El Cajon, California after police shot and killed an unidentified black man Tuesday afternoon.Police said they received calls of a man “not acting like himself,” walking in traffic and endangering himself and motorists.Two officers approached the man and instructed him to take his hand out of his pants pocket, police said. The man did not respond to the instructions and at one point "rapidly drew an object from his front pants pocket, placed both hands together and extended ...

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Former Israeli PM and President Shimon Peres Dead at 93, Reports Say

Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images(JERUSALEM) -- There are reports from Israel that former Israeli president and prime minister Shimon Peres has died in Tel Aviv two weeks after suffering from a major stroke.He was Israel's longest serving politician holding all top posts in government, including twice as prime minister and as the ninth president elected in 2007.Peres was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin for the Oslo Peace Accords signed in 1993 after the first negotiations with the Palestine Liberation Organization.Peres ...

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Former Israeli PM and President Shimon Peres Dead at 93

Ilia Yefimovich/Getty Images(JERUSALEM) -- Former Israeli president and prime minister Shimon Peres has died in Tel Aviv two weeks after suffering from a major stroke, his family has confirmed.He was Israel's longest-serving politician, holding all top posts in government, including twice as prime minister. In 2007, he was elected as the ninth president.Peres was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize along with Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin for the Oslo Peace Accords signed in 1993 after the first negotiations with the Palestine Liberation Organization.Peres was 93.In ...

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Charlotte Police Find Suspicious Package at Headquarters

Sean Rayford/Getty Images(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- A suspicious package was found at the headquarters of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Tuesday -- days after a black man was killed by police, sparking violent protests.Police said an employee in the mail room noticed the package and bomb-sniffing dogs were brought in to investigate.According to Capt. Mike Campagna, the bomb squad removed the package using a robot and was trying to determine if it was dangerous.No threat accompanied the package.Further information was not immediately available.Keith Lamont Scott was shot ...

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Wells Fargo CEO Forgoes $41M Compensation Amid Accounts Scandal

Raymond Boyd/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Two days before Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf was set to testify at a House hearing over an accounts scandal that has gripped the company, the bank's independent directors have announced that he will forgo $41 million worth of promised compensation as well as his usual salary as it launches an investigation.The directors also announced that Carrie Tolstedt, who until July was the head of Wells Fargo's community banking division -- where workers opened bank and credit accounts using customer ...

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Trump Missed Opportunities Against Clinton in First Debate, Republicans Say

Xinhua/Qin Lang via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- When Donald Trump was asked by debate moderator Lester Holt Monday night how he would prevent cyberattacks against the United States, the Republican nominee had an opportunity to hammer Hillary Clinton on her use of a private email server and her handling of classified information as secretary of state.Instead, Trump suggested that a 400-pound hacker could have targeted the Democratic National Committee, accused Democratic officials of mistreating Sen. Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign and praised his 10-year-old son’s “unbelievable” ...

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President Obama Nominates First Cuban Ambassador in More Than 50 Years

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Obama has taken another step forward in the normalizing of relations between the U.S. and Cuba by nominating the first U.S. ambassador to the island nation in over half a century.The president announced the nomination of Jeffrey DeLaurentis on Tuesday and praised the top U.S. diplomat, who has worked in Havana since 2014, for his leadership."Jeff’s leadership has been vital throughout the normalization of relations between the United States and Cuba, and the appointment of an ambassador is a common ...

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YTMT Logo Dynastic disappointment.

Papa Bush’s declaration in favor of Hillary Clinton is a thumb in the collective eye of millions of Republican voters hoping for a Trump victory – voters who, in years past, hoped with equal fervor for Bush victories.

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UT Health Logo Lifestyle and Looks: Facing the Facts

Getting older isn’t a choice but how we look and feel as we age, to a large extent, is. In this post to HealthConnection.TV, UT Health Northeast plastic surgery expert Dr. James Motlagh discusses lifestyle choices and their effect on how we age.
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