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Source: Fox News

Slain Washington state deputy ID’d, mourned by community as 'one of our finest'

Today 09:55 GMT

A small community in central Washington state on Wednesday mourned the sheriff’s deputy who was killed in a shootout with a road-rage driving suspect, remembering the veteran officer as a family man and “one of our finest.”

Wade said authorities have no other information besides the road-rage incident for what might have prompted the suspect to flee and exchange gunfire with the officers.

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Source: DW

German lawmakers agree to mini-parliament with France

Today 08:05 GMT

German parliamentarians have approved a new assembly of German and French lawmakers to deepen ties between the two countries.

Following their French colleagues, Germany's Bundestag parliament voted on Wednesday to create a 100-seat assembly of French and German lawmakers. The 50 German and 50 French deputies are to meet twice a year to discuss "proposals which concern issues of Franco-German relations."

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Source: DW

Germany: US ambassador Richard Grenell should be expelled, says FDP deputy leader

Wednesday 11:46 GMT

US ambassador Richard Grenell is acting like "a high commissioner of an occupying power," the deputy leader of the Free Democrats (FDP) has said.

Wolfgang Kubicki, the deputy chairman of the opposition Free Democrats (FDP), said Richard Grenell's repeated interference in German sovereignty should prompt Foreign Minister Heiko Maas to immediately declare Grenell persona non grata. "Any US diplomat who acts like a high commissioner of an occupying power must learn that our tolerance also knows its limits," said Kubicki, who is also one of five deputy speakers of Germany's Bundestag parliament.

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Video of former Giants defensive lineman Barry Cofield's heroin arrest at gunpoint revealed

Tuesday 20:56 GMT

Former NFL defensive tackle Barry Cofield was ordered out of his car at gunpoint by Florida sheriff's deputies following a police pursuit that ended in his arrest on drug charges this past summer, new video showed.

The video obtained by TMZ showed a Seminole County deputy approaching Cofield's Cadillac Escalade with his gun drawn early on the morning of July 3.. "Get out of the car!" the deputy yelled. "Get out of the car now!.

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