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The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday, citing someone who was not named in the story, that the suspected shooter who killed three police officers in Baton Rouge was affiliated with an antigovernment group.
Cleveland Police Union President Steve Loomis is reportedly preparing to ask Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) to suspend the open carry laws in Cuyahoga County for the Republican National Convention this week, Fox affiliate WJW reported Sunday.
His comments came hours after a shooting in Baton Rouge left three police officers dead.
Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus denied the reports that stated Donald Trump was questioning whether he should choose Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate as late as the night before he announced the pick on Twitter.