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Gunman who killed 3 was ‘seeking out’ officers

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A former Marine dressed in black and carrying extra ammunition set out to ambush police in Baton Rouge, authorities said Monday, a day after three law enforcement officers were killed in the attack. The gunman’s “movements, his direction, his attention was on police officers,” state ...

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6 shot near Clarksville club

A shooting near a Clarksville nightclub left six people injured, one seriously, on Saturday, July 16. The shooting took place in a parking lot in the area of the El Punto nightclub as the victims were leaving the club. Police responded to the shooting at 1:58 a.m. at the 1300 ...

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Trump picks Pence as VP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has chosen Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate, adding political experience and conservative bona fides to his Republican presidential ticket. Trump announced his decision on Twitter Friday morning, capping a frenzied 24 hours of speculation about his choice. A news conference was set ...

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Attack kills 84 in France

NICE, France (AP) — A Tunisian living in France drove a large truck through crowds celebrating Bastille Day along Nice’s beachfront, killing at least 84 people, many of them children, according to police and hospital officials. The slaughter ended only after police killed the armed attacker in a hail of ...

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Unity demonstration held in Clarksville

Several members of the Clarksville community participated in a silent demonstration to promote peace and unity in the local community on Friday, July 8. Guy Williams Jr., a senior marketing student at APSU, led the event, which included demonstrators holding signs supporting racial equality and civil rights. The crowd stood ...

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APSU welcomes Marcelius Braxton as new director of Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center

APSU has hired Marcelius Braxton as  the new director of the Wilbur N. Daniel African-American Cultural Center (WNDAACC). Braxton previously worked at Missouri University as the student service coordinator for the Student Diversity, Outreach and Women’s Programs. He has also been a part of the Black Man’s Think Tank, the ...

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