Delegates: Clinton VP pick solid, may not help Dem unity

She said she's bothered by Kaine's association with the "military industrial complex" and his support of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact. Sanders has yet to comment on Clinton's VP pick, but Charles Lenchner, co-founder of People for Ber... More..

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What We Heard From Donald Trump Thursday Night Was More Than Horrifying
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

What We Heard From Donald Trump Thursday Night Was More Than Horrifying

Appearing with Trump at Trump Tower in New York City in late May, Baldasaro blasted what he called the liberal media for questioning the whereabouts of $5.6 million Trump said he had raised for veterans. Arkans...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Twitter Erupts Over Donald Trump's Embrace of Daughter Ivanka at RNC

From CNN : Peter Thiel encouraged the GOP to not get distracted by culture wars on stage Thursday night, saluting Donald Trump for not focusing on such things as he made history. He attacked his Democratic riva...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Malaysia urges all parties to resolve disputes jointly

The resource-rich, strategically vital waters of the South China Sea are disputed between the Asian giant - which claims nearly all of them on the basis of a "nine-dash line" that first appeared on Chinese ma...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Black Lives Matter protesters take to the Strip

When the World Trade Center fell, we did not separate the people by color or race when we reported the missing and the deceased; we prayed for all the people. What I don't agree with is when they yell out in t...More..

Nervous crowd blocks access to Turkish military base
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Nervous crowd blocks access to Turkish military base

Our base at Incirlik, from which we are going after ISIL hard, is up and running again, and we continue to work with them to make sure that we don't lose momentum that we've built", Obama said. The Russian camp...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Clinton Picks Senator Kaine As Running Mate In White House Race

The Virginian senator hails from Saint Paul, Minnesota, but has been in Virginia since 1984. He's a former chairman of the Democratic National Committee and has been a mayor, governor and senator. Kaine, a Roma...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

10 takeaways from Donald Trump's Republican Convention

His most devoted supporters, somewhere around 45% of Republican primary voters, appreciate, if not always the sentiment, then the unvarnished manner of such attacks. The New York businessman-turned-politician f...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Hillary Clinton selects Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate

Tim Kaine has been chosen by Hillary Clinton as her running mate, the candidate announced on Friday. "I am a very strong supporter of Secretary Clinton", said Senator Kaine. Kaine is joining the fight against...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Hillary's running mate admits he's 'boring'

An experienced foreign policy hand who serves on the Senate Foreign Relations and Armed Services committees, he could help Mrs Clinton lock in two key voting blocs: Hispanics and the battleground state of Vir...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

With Cruz's speech, another fiasco at Trump's chaotic convention

As happened during the first two days of the convention, the hall broke into calls of "Lock her up!". The conservative senator from Texas stood his ground on Thursday (Friday NZT). Famously self-centered, ano...More..

Crowds cheer Indian superstar Rajnikanth's latest film
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Crowds cheer Indian superstar Rajnikanth's latest film

Movie-goers queue up to purchase tickets for the latest Indian movie, Kabali, at a cinema in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, July 21, 2016. On the whole, KABALI is an archetypal Rajinikanth film that will...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Backed Syrian force gives Islamic State 48 hours to leave Manbij

Overall, the U.S. military has confirmed 36 civilian deaths from its airstrikes since summer 2015, a figure independent observers consider too low to be credible, considering the daily barrage of air-delivered ...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Donald Trump faces real reality TV on Thursday night

By Thursday morning, Mr Cruz was laying out his reasoning in a manner that amounted not just to an omission of support for Mr Trump but another extraordinary attack on him. But the NY billionaire isn't any clos...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Kabali Virus Infects Ravichandran Ashwin, Suresh Raina & Virender Sehwag Too!

Watch Kabali to know about the movie. Star cricketer Suresh Raina is one of the million fans of the superstar Rajinikanth. "All our shows are housefull till the weekend", added Rajan, who was also loving ...More..

Wisconsin Republicans support anti-Clinton message
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Wisconsin Republicans support anti-Clinton message

Flynn said Mrs. Clinton should be in prison. Donald Trump accepts Republican presidential nomination A vice presidential choice could come as early as Friday. "Look around at the violence and danger in our worl...More..

Donald Trump's drastic North Atlantic Treaty Organisation approach has critics scratching their heads
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Donald Trump's drastic North Atlantic Treaty Organisation approach has critics scratching their heads

Trump said in the Times interview that he would review allies' financial contributions - in this case, those from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania - before acting under NATO's mutual defense clause, if any ...More..

Attack In Nice: Suspect Had Help From Accomplices, Planned Ahead
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Attack In Nice: Suspect Had Help From Accomplices, Planned Ahead

Molins said French authorities have five people - one woman and four men - in custody who are facing preliminary terrorism charges for allegedly helping Bouhlel. The news came after the Paris prosecutor said ...More..

US woman given body cavity searches at border settles case
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

US woman given body cavity searches at border settles case

Customs and Border Protection officers will also be required to undergo additional training. The unnamed 54-year-old is a US citizen and was at an El Paso Port of Entry in 2012 when a detection dog jumped on ...More..

Speech-gate rolls over 'Make America Great Again' theme
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Speech-gate rolls over 'Make America Great Again' theme

Burlison said Trump seemed to successfully upstage Cruz when he walked into the convention arena near the end of the speech, drawing the attention of many delegates. The Nielsen company said 23.4 million peop...More..

Swiss seize Monet, van Gogh works amid US probe of fund 1MDB
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Swiss seize Monet, van Gogh works amid US probe of fund 1MDB

Malaysia's prime minister said he is serious about good governance and vowed to "fully cooperate" with a U.S. investigation into a $3.5 billion scandal involving a state fund he headed. It's our prime minister"...More..

After vote, UK economy shrinking at fastest pace since '09
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

After vote, UK economy shrinking at fastest pace since '09

Markit's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for the services sector tumbled to 47.4 in July from 52.3 in June, recording the steepest drop since records began in 1996 and the worst reading since March 2009. "Wit...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

6 reported dead in Munich mall shooting

The police Facebook page quoted eyewitnesses as saying they had seen three attackers carrying guns. "Germany's one of our closest allies, so we are going to pledge all the support that they may need in dealin...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Nice attacker recced site, sent text he had got a gun

Neighbours said the attacker's estranged wife was among them. Her lawyer Jean-Yves Garino said the mother of three has not been in contact with Bouhlel for a while. Memorials have been set up on the westbound l...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Defiant Cruz drives home new attack on Republican Trump

PAUL MANAFORT , Trump Campaign Manager: In a backhanded way, even with what Senator Cruz did, we think Mr. Trump's commitment to unifying the party was enhanced last night. "To those listening, please, don't s...More..

Ivanka Trump Pushes Some Pretty Liberal Policy Plans On Stage At RNC
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Ivanka Trump Pushes Some Pretty Liberal Policy Plans On Stage At RNC

Ivanka pushed for equal pay for women-a common theme for women and Democrats alike-insisting that at her father's company, women are paid equally to men. Ivanka Trump , daughter of Republican presidential candi...More..

French parliament votes to extend state of emergency
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

French parliament votes to extend state of emergency

Video from Nice showed armed police vainly chasing the truck on foot as it raced along a seaside street, running down people who had been heading home after a Bastille Day fireworks display. Analysts say IS is...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Kim Jong-un Ordered Simulated Nuclear Strike on South Korea

Pyongyang said it conducted a similar test of a warhead-detonating device when it fired a submarine-launched missile in April. Military officials said the missiles had sufficient range to reach any part of So...More..

NY Delegates 'erupted' when they saw Cruz didn't endorse Trump
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

NY Delegates 'erupted' when they saw Cruz didn't endorse Trump

As the crowd roared: "Lock her up", Mr Trump waved them off and said: " Let's defeat her in November". "But they should", she said . He offered himself as a powerful ally of those who feel Washington has ...More..

Trump Advisor Under Investigation After Saying Clinton Should be Executed
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Trump Advisor Under Investigation After Saying Clinton Should be Executed

And when Trump talked about his support for veterans in the final Republican debate before the primary, he name-checked Baldasaro in front of 13 million viewers. "The U.S. Secret Service is aware of this matter...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Black Lives Matter peaceful protest held in San Marcos

If the Black Lives Matter movement wants to do something useful, it should work to train the black community, particularly young men, on what their rights and obligations are when they are stopped by police. ...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Truck attacker in Nice had accomplices, planned for months

French officials defended the government's security measures in Nice on the night of the attack, even as the interior minister acknowledged that national police were not, as he had claimed before, stationed at ...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

White House urges transparency from Malaysia after suit to seize 1MDB assets

The US justice department yesterday began legal action outlining a money-laundering scheme which it said transferred huge sums of state money to senior government officials via shell companies. The Malaysian at...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Kashmir Violence: Pakistan to observe 'Black Day' on July 20 now

The crisis was sparked by the killing of a prominent separatist militant, Burhan Wani. The Pakistan announcement about observing a Black Day was made at a special meeting of the federal cabinet chaired by ...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

KPD Assures Safety Ahead of Black Lives Matter Protest in Kearney

There are now plenty of explanations floating around that one can use to explain to someone why it's important to say "Black Lives Matter" instead of "All Lives Matter". A Black Lives Matter protest, held in ...More..

Watch Kate McKinnon's Delightfully Unhinged Ruth Bader Ginsburg Impression on SNL
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Watch Kate McKinnon's Delightfully Unhinged Ruth Bader Ginsburg Impression on SNL

The segment included a special appearance by SNL castmember Kate McKinnon, fresh off the premiere week of her new film Ghostbusters . "Trump picked a fight with the wrong 15-pound, 200-year-old marionette, b...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

USDA's Vilsack could be Clinton's running mate

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack emerged mid-week as a leading candidate for Hillary Clinton's vice-presidential running mate. Kaine is a former governor of the battleground state, a former mayor of Richmon...More..

Member of Zakir Naik's IRF held for 'radicalising' missing Kerala woman
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Member of Zakir Naik's IRF held for 'radicalising' missing Kerala woman

Naik was recently embroiled in a controversy after media reports suggested that his speeches influenced two terrorists in the recent Dhaka attacks. Ebin had told Kochi police that Bestin and Qureshi were behind...More..

United States election: Donald Trump's speech aims to unify party
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

United States election: Donald Trump's speech aims to unify party

He offered himself as a powerful ally of those who feel Washington has left them behind. "I'm with you, and I will fight for you, and I will win for you", he declared. His remarks will also be closely watched...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Nice lorry driver plotted attack for months

The prosecutor saying after examining the driver's phone, there's evidence to suggest he may have been planning the attack since a year ago. "It appears... Before the attack, one of the suspects cheered the J...More..

Nice attacker had accomplices
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Nice attacker had accomplices

In a Facebook message from one of the male suspects in April, he says, "put 2,000 tons of metal in the truck, f-- the brakes, and I'll watch", according to Molins. The driver was a Tunisian man who had been l...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

US Airstrike Kills 85 Civilians In Syria

United States-led air strikes are supporting allied rebel forces on the ground in an operation to recapture the ISIS-held city of Manbij. "We have collected more than 100 corpses of Daesh jihadists, and we ...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Manuel Valls, French prime minister, heckled at memorial service for Nice victims

Molins said that French authorities are officially considering Bouhlel, who was shot dead after he killed at least 84 people in a crowd celebrating Bastille Day, a terrorist. Jabber Bouhlel, his brother, has sp...More..

Angela Eagle quits Labour party leadership race
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Angela Eagle quits Labour party leadership race

Eagle triggered the contest last week after Corbyn failed to resign in the face of a string of resignations from his policy team and an overwhelming vote of no confidence in his leadership by Labour lawmakers...More..

Trump's moment: Speech to close GOP convention's final day
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Trump's moment: Speech to close GOP convention's final day

Instead of chanting "Lock her up", Cruz delivered a sunny treatise on conservative principles. "Ted Cruz said you can vote your conscience for anyone who will uphold the Constitution", Gingrich said. I saw ...More..

Willie Robertson on Donald Trump: He will 'have our backs'
by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Willie Robertson on Donald Trump: He will 'have our backs'

Actor Scott Baio gives two thumbs up after addressing the delegates during the opening day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Monday, July 18, 2016. Robertson wasn't the only Hollywood star i...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

17 arrested in flag-burning melee outside GOP convention

His indictment of his Democratic opponent is likely to include the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans, and her use of a private email server while at the State Department that ...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

French Prosecutor Says Attacker In Nice Had Accomplices And Planned For Months

Prosecutor Francois Molins said the five suspects in custody faced preliminary terrorism charges for their alleged roles in helping 31-year-old Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel in the July 14 attack in the southern Fr...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Turkish generals, admirals charged in coup attempt

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's aggressive response to the failed coup attempt in Ankara is causing worldwide concern, placing Turkey's chances of attaining European Union membership at risk after he...More..

by | Friday, July 22, 2016

Mike Pence Accepts Nomination for Vice President

Ted Cruz, first-runner-up in a bitterly fought nomination campaign, drew hearty boos with a lengthy speech that failed to include a Trump endorsement. Chris Gramm, a Cruz delegate from Bloomington, defended Cru...More..