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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.…

 

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)