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David Cameron hums tune to himself after resigning as British Prime Minister David Cameron hums tune to himself after resigning as British Prime Minister
- July 13, 2016

Cameron announced he would step down after leading the failed campaign for Britain to remain in the European Union in the June 23 referendum. As he was entering 10 Downing Street he could be heard humming: "Doo, doo, doo, doo", before adding: "Right". (more...)
Ted Cruz to ride with Obama to Dallas on Air Force One
- July 13, 2016

Obama has to twin sympathy over the Dallas attack and for law enforcement officers around the country with support for black Americans who say police are too quick to use violence against them. "The soul of our city was pierced", Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said as he welcomed Obama to the memorial service. His presence will also be a reminder that he will be conspicuous by his absence at another event where a former President would have been expected to play a visible role - the ... (more...)
House GOP request investigation of Clinton over emails House GOP request investigation of Clinton over emails
- July 13, 2016

But at the end, he said Hillary Clinton had "no intent" to do what she obviously did, which was put national security at risk. Last week, FBI Director James Comey delivered a scathing indictment of Secretary Clinton's integrity with a detailed blow by blow of her blatant dishonesty in regard to her secret, unauthorized email server. (more...)
RNC Platform Committee Meets To Talk Over Positions On Controversial Issues
- July 13, 2016

The Republican Party may adopt rules governing how delegates may vote, and the extent to which delegates are bound by the results of state primaries and nominating conventions , but state governments may not. I will be one of the 15,000 credentialed members of the press and will provide multiple daily updates on the goings-on of Staten Island's representatives there, as well as the kooky, fun, important things that can occur at a national convention that draws tens of thousands of ... (more...)
MP challenges Corbyn for Labour leadership
- July 13, 2016

The party's general secretary Iain McNicol said in a statement yesterday that the party's National Executive Committee would meet to confirm arrangements for the contest. The then shadow minister spoke with representatives of the Board of Deputies, the Community Security Trust, Union of Jewish Students and University Jewish Chaplaincy. (more...)
Nightclub Shooting Protesters Arrested at Rubio Office Nightclub Shooting Protesters Arrested at Rubio Office
- July 13, 2016

At 7 p.m. officers ordered the protesters to vacate the building, and the Orlando Police Department sent a similar message on Twitter . Dozens of protesters started the 49-hour sit-in Monday to remember the 49 victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting. (more...)
Dallas killer's mother says military 'changed' him Dallas killer's mother says military 'changed' him
- July 13, 2016

Mr Brown suggested angry young black people in the USA join their local police departments and try to become "part of the solution". That year, his 27-year-old son died in a shootout with police after he fatally shot an officer. Army for approximately six years, including a seven-month deployment to Afghanistan. "I'm not ashamed to say it". Federal agents are trying to trace the origin of the weapons used by Johnson, including a semi-automatic rifle. (more...)
Olympic champion Allyson Felix fails to make US team for Rio Games
- July 13, 2016

The sophomore finished a clear second behind Tori Bowie and ahead of both 2015 The Bowerman Award victor Jenna Prandini and Allyson Felix. Harter said. Instead she had only the field's 10th-best mark 19-8. Speaking in meters as field events coaches do, Compton cited Weeks' progressions that in feet and inches measured 14-5/4, 14-9, 15-1, 15-3 (exceeding her previous personal best that won the NCAA Indoor) and 15-5. (more...)
Open overshadowed by Spieth's withdrawal from Olympics
- July 13, 2016

Playing in celebration of the 50th anniversary of his first Open Championship win, he holed out his tee shot in one round and holed out from the bunker in the other round of the first two days. Before all of that, there was Hamilton's wife, Jacque, sitting next to a priest on the flight overseas and, when she told him her husband was going to play in the British Open, he prayed for them. (more...)
Rudy Giuliani: Black Lives Matter 'inherently racist' Rudy Giuliani: Black Lives Matter 'inherently racist'
- July 13, 2016

The "working group of experts on people of African descent" was established by the United Nations after the World Conference against Racism held in Durban, South Africa in 2001. "We organize, occupy, demonstrate, march and chant for a new future: A future we can be proud of". When Barack Obama delivers pleas for calm in the streets of the United States while he attends a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Poland detailing the extent of USA military commitments across Europe and ... (more...)
People across US gather to protest recent police shootings People across US gather to protest recent police shootings
- July 13, 2016

Paul, Minnesota, revived a wave of protests over police treatment of minorities that has swirled for two years and given rise to a movement called Black Lives Matter. Officials said both officers had on body cameras, but they fell off during the struggle and do not show the shooting. Hundreds of marchers turned. Police Chief Cameron McLay shook marchers' hands and chatted with them. (more...)
Confusion as protestors heckle Jeremy Corbyn LOOKALIKE outside Labour leadership meeting
- July 13, 2016

The former shadow Business Secretary, who was among more than 60 senior MPs who resigned last month from the Labour frontbench, announced on Monday she was challenging the left-winger for the leadership. The result is a significant setback for Angela Eagle, who faces a major battle to overturn his overwhelming backing among party supporters. Meanwhile, Owen Smith, another potential leadership contender, expressed fears Mr Corbyn and his allies are prepared to split the party in order to ... (more...)
Trump predicts more protest violence to come this summer
- July 13, 2016

Pence will be among the hosts at a private Trump campaign fundraising event in downtown Indianapolis on Tuesday. "We must maintain law and order at the highest level or we will cease to have a country-100 percent", he said . Donald Trump proclaimed himself the " law and order candidate " Monday, emphasizing increased threats to police and declaring only he can keep Americans safe in a nation reeling from gun violence. (more...)
GOP rejects call to back off gay marriage opposition
- July 13, 2016

She also posted to social media. Recently the NeverTrumpers had a narrow victory when a wayward judge in Virginia struck down a duly enacted state law requiring delegates to the convention be bound to the primary victor. Both Ryan and Trump have said they want to work to unify the party. Evans said Trump can apparently count on at least 1,700 devoted delegates - enough to fend off any rule changes. (more...)
Flynn: I'd still vote for Trump if I'm not his VP Flynn: I'd still vote for Trump if I'm not his VP
- July 13, 2016

The rally could serve as a kind of audition for Pence, who is considered one of the top contenders to become Trump's running mate. The Pence camp insists he's in re-election mode. Finally, while numerous other names being thrown around as possible Trump VP picks are people with no plausible chance of winning elective office again - think Newt Gingrich and Chris Christie - Pence is a relatively young man with a real political future. (more...)
Trump expects more violence, friction between police, blacks
- July 13, 2016

In other words, police were defending people protesting against police. However, others are more supportive of his sentiment. Such evidemce is critical because it allows us to force a dialogue - not a monologue - about how to create a more flawless union where all citizens feel as if they are being treated equally under the law. (more...)
Trump on Ginsburg: I Hope She 'Gets Off the Court' Trump on Ginsburg: I Hope She 'Gets Off the Court'
- July 13, 2016

Trump responded to Ginsburg's remarks during a Tuesday interview with the Times . On the one hand, this seems like an absurd pretense. The Wall Street Journal tracked down a sound bite of Trump saying in 2008 that Hillary Clinton would "make a good president", reports CNN . (more...)
Body of missing airman found in northern Italian river
- July 13, 2016

Macli said canals in the area where Staff Sgt. Halex Hale was last seen empty out into the Adriatic, raising the possibility that the airman could have fallen into a canal. 'We are in a phase of complete hypothesis, ' Carabinieri Maggiore Salvino Macli said at the time. "One can't just slip into the water - you really have to climb into something and jump into it, even if the canal was swollen, as they say", he told NBC News . (more...)
1 dead in northern Wisconsin due to storms 1 dead in northern Wisconsin due to storms
- July 13, 2016

One person was reported to have died in northern Wisconsin due to the severe weather, the Associated Press reported. Governor Walker is joining Wisconsin's Adjutant General Major General Donald Dunbar, and Wisconsin Emergency Management Administrator Brian Satula Tuesday evening, to speak with local residents and survey the damage. (more...)
Azerbaijanis celebrate end of Ramadan Azerbaijanis celebrate end of Ramadan
- July 12, 2016

He vowed to bring "peace, stability, development and progress under" his leadership. The end of Ramadan is based on the Islamic lunar calendar, which can sometimes be hard to predict, and the Arabic name "Eid al-Fitr" translates to "festival of the breaking of the fast" in English. (more...)
New Israeli law targets anti-occupation NGOs in a bid for 'transparency' New Israeli law targets anti-occupation NGOs in a bid for 'transparency'
- July 12, 2016

Netanyahu, in defending the bill as "democratic and necessary", has seemed to allude to foreign monetary support for Israeli groups backing Palestinian statehood. The message it sends is that the values espoused and advanced by these organizations - like B'Tselem, Breaking the Silence, and others - do not exist organically in Israel; lawmakers are saying that the values of human rights and opposing the occupation are being imposed on Israel from the outside-in, and only for the malicious ... (more...)
Is Pokemon Go putting your private personal information at risk?
- July 12, 2016

Instead, simply revoke permissions in the security sections of your Google account , and it shouldn't affect the way you play the app. Even before it was spun out of Google, Niantic was formed as an internal startup by Hanke, who joined Google in 2004 when he sold the mapping company he founded, Keyhole Inc., to the search giant. (more...)
Brexit: EU leaders demand quick UK exit as fallout grows
- July 12, 2016

The country will also remain committed to global trade, as well as the G7 and the G20, Mr Wightman said. European Parliament President Martin Schulz told the Guardian that EU lawyers were examining if the triggering of Article 50 of the Lisbon treaty - the launch process that will enable the U.K.to leave - could be sped up. (more...)
Korea to cut communication channel with US Korea to cut communication channel with US
- July 12, 2016

The claim follows the designation of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, several top officials and government bodies under recent U.S. Department of Treasury sanctions for human rights violations. But the shutdown of the "New York" dialogue channel suggests the North won't even use the detainees as a negotiating card. It's the first time US sanctions have named Kim specifically. (more...)
Turnbull still awaits election count Turnbull still awaits election count
- July 12, 2016

The electoral commission put the coalition ahead in 74 seats, Labor in 71, and the minor parties and independents in five. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has edged closer to forming Government after two more crossbenchers pledged their support on confidence and supply. (more...)

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