US condemns attack on French church

PARIS (AP) – The United States is condemning in the “strongest possible terms” an attack on a French church that left its 86-year-old priest dead. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack, which was carried out by two individuals who were shot and killed by police. White House spokesman Ned Price says France…

Michael Brown’s Mother To Speak At DNC

Philadelphia, PA (KTRS) Michael Brown’s mother is scheduled to speak at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday. Lezley McSpadden will speak as part of the group the “Mother’s of the Movement.” This is a group of mothers who lost children to encounters with police of gun violence. Gwen Carr, the mother of Eric Garner and Sybrina Fulton,…

Sanders Makes Surprise Speech To Missouri Delegation

Jefferson City, MO (AP) – Missouri delegates to the Democratic National Convention got a surprise visit from Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. State Democratic Party Chairman Roy Temple says he spotted Sanders on Tuesday morning in the Philadelphia hotel that Missouri delegates share with those from Illinois and Kansas. So he invited Sanders into their breakfast.…