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Sniper Attack in Dallas
The demonstrators in Dallas were chanting, “Hands up, don’t shoot” — words of protest that have become familiar after Ferguson, Mo. Suddenly, gunfire from above rang out. Protesters ran. Police ducked behind cars. Five officers were fatally shot and six others wounded. Multiple possible suspects are in custody. Here is...