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  • Volunteers needed for community policing initiative

    October 27, 2017 9:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Volunteers are being sought to act as liaisons between members of the community and law enforcement in an effort to build trust between the two. The Community Police Ambassador Program was created by a citizen council and led by metro councilmembers Tara Wicker and Trae Welch. "This... more »
  • Community police ambassador program to launch Play Video

    September 13, 2017 12:11 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Volunteer citizens could soon serve as liaisons between their neighborhoods and the police department with the purpose of increasing trust between the two. The Community Police Ambassador Program is more than a year in the works and it's a response to the 2016 police shooting of Alton Sterling.... more »
  • US ambassador says no question Russia meddled in election

    April 2, 2017 12:40 PM

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says there's no question Russia was involved in the U.S. presidential election and that the actions of the Kremlin will be addressed after the investigations are completed. In an interview with ABC's "This Week," Ambassador Nikki Haley says Trump hasn't told... more »
  • Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim's killing

    March 4, 2017 11:29 AM

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysia's foreign minister says the government has expelled North Korea's ambassador for criticizing the investigation into the killing of the North Korean leader's estranged half brother. Foreign Minister Anifah Aman said in a statement that a notice was sent to the North Korean Embassy on Saturday... more »
  • Official: Russia ambassador to Turkey has died after attack by gunman

    December 19, 2016 12:22 PM

    ANKARA, Turkey - A Russian official says that the country's ambassador to Turkey has died after being shot by a gunman in Ankara. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova made the announcement in a live televised statement. Russian Ambassador Andrei Karlov was several minutes into a speech at the embassy-sponsored exhibition... more »
  • Trump picks SC Gov. Haley to be UN ambassador

    November 23, 2016 9:31 AM

    WASHINGTON - President-elect Donald Trump says he intends to nominate Republican Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. The job requires Senate approval. If that happens, Haley would become the first female - and first nonwhite - Cabinet-level official in his... more »
  • Injured US ambassador to be released from hospital

    March 10, 2015 1:56 AM

    SEOUL, South Korea - A Seoul hospital says it expects to release injured U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert after five days of treatment because of a knife attack. Lippert has been hospitalized at Seoul's Severance Hospital since Thursday when a knife-wielding man slashed him on the face and wrist during a... more »

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