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  1. Police Face New Challenges Amid Growing Terror ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | National Public Radio

    NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Atlanta Police Chief George Turner about how his police department has changed tactics, after eight police officers have died as a result of police-targeted assaults in Baton Rouge, La., and Dallas. Please keep your community civil.

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  2. 3 Baton Rouge, La., Police Officers Killed By GunmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | National Public Radio

    Three Baton Rouge, La., police officers were killed by a gunman over the weekend. They have been identified as Brad Garafola, Montrell Jackson and Matthew Gerald.

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  3. Clinton On Police Murders: 'Don't Let Hate Infect Your Heart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | National Public Radio

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the NAACP National Convention in Cincinnati, Ohio on July 18, 2016. JAY LAPRETE/AFP/Getty Images hide caption A day after three police officers were murdered in Baton Rouge, La., presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton denounced that and the recent attacks on police officers in Dallas, Texas, urging Americans, "Don't let hate infect your heart." 60 comments

  4. 'Let's Put An End To All This Madness,' Says Brother Of Slain Police OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | National Public Radio

    A photo provided by Trenisha Jackson shows her husband, Baton Rouge Police Officer Montrell Jackson, holding his son, Mason, at a Father's Day event for police officers in Baton Rouge, La. Montrell Jackson and two other law enforcement officers were killed Sunday.

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  5. GOP Gonvention To Address Protecting The U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | National Public Radio

    As the Republican convention kicks off in Cleveland, "Morning Edition" examines how the killings in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, impact discussion of guns and national security. Please keep your community civil.

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  6. 'This Has Happened Far Too Often,' Obama Says, After 3 Officers KilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | National Public Radio

    Speaking at the White House, President Obama called for unity after the killing of police officers in Baton Rouge, La. on Sunday.

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  7. Mourners Gather In Baton Rouge, La., To Remember Alton SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | National Public Radio

    Mourners gathered in Baton Rouge, La., Friday for the funeral of Alton Sterling, the African-American man killed by a police officer last week. His death spurred protests and a federal investigation.

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  8. In Baton Rouge, Simmering Mistrust Divides Police, CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | National Public Radio

    The Triple S Mart in Baton Rouge has become a shrine and a gathering place for activists. It's where Alton Sterling was shot and killed by police officers just over a week ago.

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  9. Police Shootings Of Black Men Aren't Special. And That's What's So SadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | National Public Radio

    Police officers in Oakland, Calif. line up across from demonstrators on July 7, 2016 as protesters in several cities marched against police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota.

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  10. As Country Reels From Violent Week, Clergies Prepare Messages Of HealingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | National Public Radio

    Parishioners of First Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, gather on July 10, 2016, to pray for the five police officers killed when a man used a high-power rifle in a sniper attack at a protest in Dallas late July 7. Laura Buckman/AFP/Getty Images hide caption Parishioners of First Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, gather on July 10, 2016, to pray for the five police officers killed when a man used a high-power rifle in a sniper attack at a protest in Dallas late July 7. In churches across the country, pastors, priests and other religious leaders will talk to a nation still reeling from this past week's fatal shootings of two black men by police officers and the death of five police officers slain by a lone gunman.

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  11. More Than 200 People Arrested At Protests In Louisiana And MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | National Public Radio

    Police arrest activist DeRay McKesson during a protest along Airline Highway, a major road that passes in front of the Baton Rouge Police Department headquarters on Saturday in Baton Rouge, La. Protesters gathered around the country Saturday.

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  12. The Days After: A Nation Reacts To The Week's ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | National Public Radio

    Worshipers participate in a "United To Heal Prayer Vigil" at Cathedral Guadalupe in Dallas on Friday, in honor of the police officers who were slain on Thursday. People across the country joined protests and held vigils late this week, following two polarizing police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota.

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  13. The Code Switch Podcast, Episode 8: No WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | National Public Radio

    People gather in a prayer vigil following the shooting deaths of five police officers in Dallas on Thursday night. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption It's hard to figure out what to say after the horrific violence of recent days, but Shereen Marisol Meraji and Gene Demby are our guides as they walk us through this week's extra episode.

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  14. Baton Rouge Civil Rights Leaders Fashion A Model Response To Police ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | National Public Radio

    Louisiana state Rep. Patricia Haynes Smith speaks during a rally at City Hall on Friday in Baton Rouge, La. The local NAACP is calling for a boycott of Walmart and two local shopping malls.

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  15. 3 Police Officers Killed, At Least 7 Others Wounded By 2 Snipers In DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | National Public Radio

    People rally Thursday in Dallas to protest the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. A later shootout with what police chief David Brown described as two snipers left at least three police officers dead and at least seven more hurt.

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  16. Justice Department Continues Probe Into Police Shooting Of Alton SterlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | National Public Radio

    The fatal police shooting of 37-year-old black man Alton Sterling sparked protests in Baton Rouge, La., on Wednesday. The Justice Department continues its civil rights investigation into the shooting.

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  17. Police Shootings Highlight Risks For African-Americans Who Carry GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | National Public Radio

    The police shootings in Baton Rouge, La., and suburban St. Paul, Minn., this week have some important parallels and some equally important differences. NPR explores what these shootings tell us about police training and the risks for blacks who carry guns.

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  18. Activists Use Video To Document Police ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | National Public Radio

    NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Arthur Reed, also known as Silky Slim. He is the founder of Stop the Killing Inc., the activist group that released the footage of Alton Sterling's killing in Baton Rouge, La.

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  19. Two Days, Two Deaths: The Police Shootings Of Alton Sterling And Philando CastileRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | National Public Radio

    This morning, many Americans woke up to news about Philando Castile, a black man who was shot and killed in his car by a police officer outside of Saint Paul last night. Within hours, protesters had gathered at the site of his death and at the Minnesota Governor's Mansion.

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  20. Police Shooting Of Black Man Ignites Protests In Baton Rouge, La.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | National Public Radio

    NPR's Ari Shapiro interviews Bryn Stole, a crime reporter for The Advocate , about the police shooting of Alton Sterling and the resulting protests in Baton Rouge, La., Tuesday night. Please keep your community civil.

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