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Police: Five officers dead, 11 shot during protest in Dallas, Texas

UPDATE: JULY 8, 2016 AT 12:00 A.M. The Dallas Police Association has confirmed that a fifth officer has died after an “ambush style” attack by two snipers in downtown Dallas during a protest over police brutality. In a total, 11 police officers have been shot with five of those being fatally. During a news conference that took place at around …

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Version 2.0 of the ‘88.7 The Pulse’ app arrives for Apple devices

Version 2.0 of the 88.7 The Pulse app has officially arrived Now you can listen to the Valley’s only commercial free hit music station while reading articles from the app, viewing our various social media feeds and more! The complete list of new features for version 2.0 is available below: Read articles from the app All our social media feeds …

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Adele’s 25 album finally says ‘Hello’ to streaming sites

After making its debut in November 2015, Adele’s third studio album 25 is now available for streaming on Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon Prime, and Tidal. The enormously popular 25, which has become the fastest-selling album of the twenty-first century, was not made available on streaming music services initially, as Adele argued at the time of its release that this represented a “disposable” …

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‘Transformers: The Last Knight’ filming shuts down Arizona freeway

The new Loop 303 west of I-17 is shutdown for five days, but not because of construction. Transformers: The Last Knight, the next installment in the Transformers movie franchise, is currently filming right here in Arizona. According to Fox 10, Shooting for the upcoming film will take place along a 14 mile stretch of the 303, all the way from …

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It’s National Donut Day! Celebrate with a FREE donut from Krispy Kreme

It’s National Donut Day! The Salvation Army started the tradition in 1938 after serving donuts to American troops during World War I. Since then, the holiday has been held the first Friday every June. Stop by your local Krispy Kreme location for a free powdered, filled or hot Original Glazed donut. The promotion, which includes some international stores, & excludes …

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Chick-fil-A is giving away free sandwiches when you download the new app

Chick-fil-A chicken sandwiches have a big following. So when the chain announces a promotion for a free sandwich, restaurant customers typically can’t say no to the deal. Starting today, Chick-fil-A will be giving away a Chick-fil-A Chicken Sandwich, Spicy Chicken Sandwich or Grilled Chicken Sandwich to restaurant customers who download the latest version of the Chick-fil-A app and sign up …

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Twitter announces it will stop counting ‘media’ and ‘@names’ within 140 character limit

In perhaps the biggest change to its service since its inception, Twitter on Tuesday announced a bunch of changes meant to distance itself from the controversial 140-character-per-tweet rule. As previously rumored, media links generated by attaching photos, animated GIFs, videos, polls, quoted tweets and direct messages—along with @names in replies—will no longer count toward the limit. Other changes include the …

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