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Members of the Baton Rouge Police Department salute as a member of the Louisiana State Police Honor Guard, left, plays "Taps" through driving rain during funeral services for Baton Rouge police Cpl. Montrell Jackson in Baton Rouge, La., on Monda. (Hilary Scheinuk/Baton Rouge Advocate via AP)

At vigil, Biden tries to comfort relatives of slain officers

BATON ROUGE, La. — The gunman's bullets that killed three law enforcement…

 

East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputies release balloons at a noon vigil organized by municipal court workers in downtown Baton Rouge, La., on Wednesday, in honor of recent slain and injured sheriff deputies and police. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Gunman’s manifesto describes actions as ‘necessary evil’

BATON ROUGE, La. — The man who ambushed and killed three law…

 

In this Sunday security video frame grab made available by the Louisiana State Police, Gavin Eugene Long dressed in black appears to take aim while in a shopping center in Baton Rouge, La. (Louisiana State Police via AP)

‘Sheer brutality’: Police detail Baton Rouge shooting scene

BATON ROUGE, La. — The horrific scene unfolded in a matter of…

 

This frame grab made from a video posted on YouTube on July 10 shows Gavin Eugene Long speaking as his online persona Cosmo Setepenra. Long killed law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, La., on Sunday. (YouTube via AP)

Killer of Baton Rouge law officers a man of mixed messages

BATON ROUGE, La. — Gavin Long was a man of mixed messages.…

This frame grab made from a video posted on YouTube on July 10 shows Gavin Eugene Long speaking as his online persona Cosmo Setepenra. Long killed law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, La., on Sunday. (YouTube via AP)
Millville, N.J., Police Chaplain Bob Ossler prays and weeps with a local resident as she places flowers on a memorial at the B-Quik gas station on Monday in Baton Rouge, La. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Slain Baton Rouge officers all hailed from same community

DENHAM SPRINGS, La. — Fresh out of the police academy, Matthew Gerald…

Millville, N.J., Police Chaplain Bob Ossler prays and weeps with a local resident as she places flowers on a memorial at the B-Quik gas station on Monday in Baton Rouge, La. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)
President Barack Obama speaks about the Baton Rouge, La., shooting of police officers Sunday from the briefing room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Obama urges Americans to tamp down inflammatory rhetoric

WASHINGTON — Confronting another killing of police officers, President Barack Obama on…

President Barack Obama speaks about the Baton Rouge, La., shooting of police officers Sunday from the briefing room of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Baton Rouge police respond to active shooter near Hammond Aire Shopping Center in Baton Rouge, on Sunday. Multiple law enforcement officers were killed and wounded Sunday morning in a shooting near a gas station in Baton Rouge, less than two weeks after a black man was shot and killed by police here, sparking nightly protests across the city. (Scott Clause/The Daily Advertiser via AP)

Three Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead

BATON ROUGE, La. — Three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers were killed…

Baton Rouge police respond to active shooter near Hammond Aire Shopping Center in Baton Rouge, on Sunday. Multiple law enforcement officers were killed and wounded Sunday morning in a shooting near a gas station in Baton Rouge, less than two weeks after a black man was shot and killed by police here, sparking nightly protests across the city. (Scott Clause/The Daily Advertiser via AP)
Cameron Sterling, center, son of Alton Sterling, who was killed by Baton Rouge police last Tuesday, speaks to the media outside the Triple S Food Mart, where his father was killed, in Baton Rouge, La. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

ACLU, other groups sue police over Baton Rouge protests

BATON ROUGE, La. — Civil rights groups and activists sued Baton Rouge…

Cameron Sterling, center, son of Alton Sterling, who was killed by Baton Rouge police last Tuesday, speaks to the media outside the Triple S Food Mart, where his father was killed, in Baton Rouge, La. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
A Dallas police officer covers his face as he stands with others outside the emergency room at Baylor University Medical Center on July 8, 2016, in Dallas. Snipers opened fire on police officers in the heart of Dallas on Thursday night, killing some of the officers. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)

A deepening divide

Dallas, Baton Rouge, Falcon Heights. In a span of three consecutive days…

A Dallas police officer covers his face as he stands with others outside the emergency room at Baylor University Medical Center on July 8, 2016, in Dallas. Snipers opened fire on police officers in the heart of Dallas on Thursday night, killing some of the officers. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
In this photo made from video, Alton Sterling is detained by two Baton Rouge police officers outside a convenience store in Baton Rouge, La. Moments later, one of the officers shot and killed Sterling, a black man who had been selling CDs outside the store, while he was on the ground. (Arthur Reed via AP)

Feds open investigation into deadly Louisiana police shooting

BATON ROUGE, La. — The U.S. Justice Department opened a civil rights…

In this photo made from video, Alton Sterling is detained by two Baton Rouge police officers outside a convenience store in Baton Rouge, La. Moments later, one of the officers shot and killed Sterling, a black man who had been selling CDs outside the store, while he was on the ground. (Arthur Reed via AP)
This undated photo provided by the Lafayette Police Department shows John Russel Houser, in Lafayette, La.  (Lafayette Police Department via AP)

Louisiana theater shooter’s journal calls US a ‘filth farm’

BATON ROUGE, La. — The mentally unstable gunman who shot up a…

This undated photo provided by the Lafayette Police Department shows John Russel Houser, in Lafayette, La.  (Lafayette Police Department via AP)