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Sanders endorses Clinton for President Sanders endorses Clinton for President
- July 23, 2016

In his endorsement of Clinton, Sanders made it clear that the two have come together to defeat a common foe, Republican candidate Donald Trump. The plan: "feed beans to Democratic National Convention delegates for Bernie Sanders , and send them into the Philadelphia convention hall to show what they think of the former secretary of state". (more...)
Turkey coup: Erdogan announces state of emergency after failed rebellion
- July 23, 2016

Asked if Erdogan was exploiting the coup attempt to get rid of his enemies, Trump said "I don't think we have a right to lecture". An insurrection by some military units was launched on Friday, however it was quashed by security forces and protestors loyal to the government. (more...)
Erdogan spokesman: Turkey preparing extradition request for US-based cleric
- July 23, 2016

He's told al-Jazeera he would approve the measure if it passed the nation's parliament even if endangered Turkey's bid to join the European Union. Erdogan also announced he will request the extradition of cleric Fethullah Gulen [advocacy website], whom Erdogan alleges orchestrated the coup attempt, from the United States. (more...)
Daughter Ivanka Trump raises issues father rarely mentions
- July 23, 2016

As president, my father will change the labor laws that were put in place at a time in which women were not a significant part of the workforce, and he will focus on making quality childcare affordable and accessible for all. Ivanka has spent the good part of the past year working at her father's side during his presidential campaign. And, I suspect, she doesn't agree with her father on those issues. (more...)
Reported Dead In Munich Mall Shooting
- July 23, 2016

The shooting, reported about 6 p.m. local time at the Olympia shopping mall, is over, police spokeswoman Claudia Kvenzel said. Witnesses reported seeing three people with weapons, police said on Facebook. "People were very confused, and they were running and they were screaming", she said. Munich police said they are still searching for a shooter or shooters on the department's Twitter account . (more...)
Indian air force plane with 29 missing over Bay of Bengal Indian air force plane with 29 missing over Bay of Bengal
- July 23, 2016

Four aircraft and 12 ships have been deployed for the operation, a Ministry of Defence spokesperson said. So, I am sure large numbers of machines are been deployed for rescue operation. Meanwhile, Coast Guard said their reconnaissance Dornier aircraft has reached the site from where the IAF plane had sent the signals for the last time. (more...)
ACC, ESPN extend deal to 2036 that includes new ACC Network ACC, ESPN extend deal to 2036 that includes new ACC Network
- July 23, 2016

In other words: Who knows? Notre Dame, meanwhile, will face a more daunting schedule than ever before, as the program's nonconference slate in recent years has been a little, shall we say, less than formidable ? The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the 2019 launching of a new ACC Network with ESPN on Thursday morning during ACC commissioner John Swofford's opening news conference. (more...)
2800 out-of-town officers part of RNC security
- July 23, 2016

Police Chief Calvin Williams said a protester whose trousers caught fire got defensive when a police officer tried to put out the blaze. By the end of the convention, those who entered the Public Square with weapons were mostly ignored. Williams said a protester whose trousers caught fire got defensive when a police officer tried to put out the blaze. Police were keeping people separated Thursday as debates broke out across the square, with participants including anarchists, anti-Muslim ... (more...)
Ivanka Trump Calls Father 'People's Champion'
- July 23, 2016

I was confused for all the normal reasons a liberal would be confused by such proceedings: the night included call outs to the LGBTQ community and addressed issues such as women's equality, the gender pay gap and childcare policies-traditionally Democratic issues-all to applause. (more...)
Nice city hall puts up names of 84 truck attack victims Nice city hall puts up names of 84 truck attack victims
- July 23, 2016

In July 2015 he took photos of the crowd at the Bastille Day fireworks display, as well as another crowd watching a concert on Nice's Promenade Des Anglais three days later. The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation said Thursday July 21, 2016 that it raised almost $45 million at a celebrity-filled auction gala Wednesday night in Saint Tropez for environmental action, but is donating a portion to a French anti-terrorism charity in the light of last week's attacks . (more...)
French PM booed at Nice tribute for attack victims
- July 22, 2016

As investigators continue to look into the attacker's motives, his uncle in Tunisia, Sadok Bouhlel, told The Associated Press his nephew had been indoctrinated about two weeks ago by an Algerian member of the Islamic State group in Nice . In a pointer to a possible accomplice, one of these seven people still held by police had received a text from the killer thanking that person for providing a weapon, a source close to the investigation told Reuters . (more...)
Prominent Journalist Killed in Car Bombing in Ukraine
- July 22, 2016

Other videos of the aftermath that were shot on mobile phones show Sheremet being pulled out of the auto, his legs apparently mangled. Sheremet had earned a reputation as an outspoken journalist in Ukraine , Russia and his home country of Belarus. (more...)
Hollande says Britain's EU exit process shouldn't 'drag on' Hollande says Britain's EU exit process shouldn't 'drag on'
- July 22, 2016

But before a dinner of lobster and prawn salad, veal and vegetables, the two leaders said they were looking forward to working together, after Hollande said May had impressed his government on her work as interior minister. Both said the most testing part of any future negotiation would be Britain's desire to remain part of the EU's lucrative single market, while reducing immigration from the EU. (more...)
Heat, Humidity Continues Through The Weekend Heat, Humidity Continues Through The Weekend
- July 22, 2016

Temperatures will remain in the 90s and high humidity will push the heat index into triple figures. More sunshine and a chance of showers tomorrow, highs in the mid 90s. The latest model data suggest this heat wave may evolve into a long-duration event. The heat advisory means people still need to keep cool and hydrated to avoid heat-related illness. (more...)
Ted Cruz booed lustily as he refuses to endorse Donald Trump
- July 22, 2016

The GOP vice presidential nominee told Fox News Thursday that he is grateful Cruz came to the convention noted that the Texas senator did congratulate Trump on winning a hard-fought campaign . "Freedom means religious freedom, whether you are Christian or Jew, Muslim or atheist". The morning after, Cruz was unapologetic , recalling Trump's nasty tweet comparing the looks of Trump's wife, Heidi, with his own former model wife, Melania, and later, Trump's insinuations that Cruz's father ... (more...)
Cruz Jeered at Republican Convention After Refusing to Endorse Trump Cruz Jeered at Republican Convention After Refusing to Endorse Trump
- July 22, 2016

Donald Trump's senior policy adviser, Stephen Miller, speaks during a rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at the Treasure Island Hotel in Las Vegas. The more Trump struggles with non-whites, the more pressure there is for him to reach levels of white support no candidate has managed since Ronald Reagan's 1984 landslide. (more...)
Trump, after night of mayhem at convention, takes center stage Trump, after night of mayhem at convention, takes center stage
- July 22, 2016

Looking ahead to her own speech Thursday night, Ivanka Trump joked in the interview joked that her biggest hope is that she doesn't trip on stage. Those divisions were laid bare when Trump's last major challenger for the nomination, U.S. Mr Cruz voiced neither support for nor opposition to Brexit during his prime-time address last night but pointed to the United Kingdom vote as an example of the ground-up insurgency for populism against political elites and likened the decision to the rise ... (more...)
Iran's FM extolls country's ability to restore nuke program
- July 22, 2016

Iran's breakout time to a nuclear device would consequently be halved from one year to six months or less. "But now, thanks to the AP, we know that the long-term impact is diminished, given the built-in provision that will enable Iran to prepare in the last five years of the agreement to race ahead on the nuclear pathway". (more...)
Trump's Wall of Fame: The Donald's Hollywood star fenced in
- July 22, 2016

This week, Los Angeles artist Plastic Jesus had the brilliant idea to build a wall around the Republican nominee's estrella . If Trump becomes president (God help us) the damn wall will never be built, and if by some miracle it is erected, it will be useless in preventing undocumented workers from crossing the border. (more...)
India court warns Rahul Gandhi could face defamation trial India court warns Rahul Gandhi could face defamation trial
- July 22, 2016

Elaborating on the point of law, the judges explained, "You can not collectively denounce an organisation". The Congress Party on Wednesday said there is no bigger organisation than the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in telling lies and giving it a political angle. (more...)
Rangers release details of targeted operations in Sindh Rangers release details of targeted operations in Sindh
- July 22, 2016

On his meeting with the Rangers director-general in Karachi recently, he said that the Rangers had demanded that Asad Kharal, a suspected criminal be handed over to them and not home minister Sohail Anwar Sial's younger brother, Tariq Sial. (more...)
Ivanka Trump praises outspoken father's record with women Ivanka Trump praises outspoken father's record with women
- July 22, 2016

When she was 17 she told Winfrey that going to college would be a chance for her to make her own name for herself. "Like my father", she said, "I never back down from challenges". Like with many public figures, there's more speculation than facts about what her and her father's relationship is like in "real life". That's fine, though, because Trump is surprisingly down to earth about her foray into pop. (more...)
Writer says Trump's son did not plagiarize in GOP address
- July 21, 2016

Fellow Republicans, what we have begun here, let's see this thing through. But her speech was quickly overtaken by charges that it included two passages- each 30 words or longer - that matched a 2008 Democratic convention address by Michelle Obama almost word-for-word. (more...)
UK PM May visits Germany for Brexit talks with Merkel
- July 21, 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Britain must present its European Union exit plan before divorce negotiations can begin but British Prime Minister Theresa May says the United Kingdom will not start the talks until "our objectives are clear" - and that won't be this year. (more...)
Trump Biz Staffer Takes Responsibility For Melania Speech Plagiarism
- July 21, 2016

Obama: "And Barack and I set out to build lives guided by these values, and to pass them on to the next generation". This is not new to politics.Vice President Joe Biden has been accused of repeating portions of speeches without mentioning the author. (more...)

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