• Republicans open by nominating Donald Trump for president
Republicans open by nominating Donald Trump for president

Trump, a former model and the NY businessman's third wife, was the first in what will be a parade of family members to speak on Donald Trump's behalf at the convention. Anti-Trump organizers reported having enough signatures for eleven states. There was a brief break before Steve Womack - the Arkansas congressman who was chairing the proceedings ...

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  • Netflix will be beaming new Star Trek series to 188 countries
Netflix will be beaming new Star Trek series to 188 countries

This marks a pretty big deviation from how Netflix typically operates, though recently we've seen some similar deals come into play. By cutting a deal with Netflix, CBS gets to ensure that the new streaming-only Trek series will be both seen by the largest audience possible but also ease the financial strain of potentially limiting the series to ...

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  • Nice: Attacker's link to ISIL not yet confirmed
Nice: Attacker's link to ISIL not yet confirmed

Officials said that 202 people had been wounded in the attack, with 25 of them on life support late Friday. Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel had grown a beard in the eight days before he carried out the attack and told friends "the significance of the beard is religious", prosecutor François Molins told a press conference.

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  • CDC: Maintain Standard Precautions With Zika Cases
CDC: Maintain Standard Precautions With Zika Cases

Brazil has confirmed 1,581 cases of microcephaly related to the Zika virus since October past year, the Health Ministry said on June 15, 2016. "We know bodily fluids like saliva and urine can harbor the virus, said Dr. The virus can cross the placental barrier and infect a developing fetus, often causing miscarriage or severe brain abnormalities....

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  • Von Miller agrees to contract with Broncos, surpasses Ndamukong Suh deal
Von Miller agrees to contract with Broncos, surpasses Ndamukong Suh deal

Miller thanked team owner Pat Bowlen, president and CEO Joe Ellis, general manager John Elway and coach Gary Kubiak "for making this possible". That's nearly double the guaranteed money the Broncos offered him in June. Miller had an outstanding season in 2015, which was capped off by an outstanding Super Bowl 50 performance. But the Broncos s...

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  • Chris Hemsworth to reprise Star Trek role
Chris Hemsworth to reprise Star Trek role

Each episode will be available to Irish audiences within 24 hours of its U.S. broadcasting on CBS. The streaming service will have exclusive rights to the new TV show in 188 countries in total. Kurtzman is co-writer and producer of the blockbuster films " Star Trek " and " Star Trek Into Darkness". The new Star Trek series is set to begi...

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  • Qandeel Baloch murder: Model's brother arrested, confesses killing her for 'honour'
Qandeel Baloch murder: Model's brother arrested, confesses killing her for 'honour'

Qandeel was strangled to death in her house in Multan's Karimabad area in the early hours of Saturday morning. Multan police chief Akram Azhar says authorities will charge Azeem with murder and seek the "maximum punishment". "After the videos with Mufti Abdul Qavi had gone viral on social media, I planned to murder her and was only waiting fo...

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  • Who Won the British Open Championship 2016?
Who Won the British Open Championship 2016?

That was the extra self-belief that made me go all the way this week. On No. 4, a short par-5 downwind that played the easiest hole of the day, he drove into thick rough on the right. The last time the Open had back-to-back playoffs was in 1998 and '99. (Trivia note: Both Mickelson and "Old Tom" were born on June 16.) - He would become the f...

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  • Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Goodbye to 'Hamilton' and Cuts His Hair
Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Goodbye to 'Hamilton' and Cuts His Hair

Mr. Miranda made a brief appearance after the show atop the Richard Rodgers marquee to wave to the rain-soaked crowd. "There have been times I've waited in line for a few hours and I felt, 'That's crazy!' This is the first time I've ever actually camped out for a ticket".

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  • Tumult over rules, condemnation of Clinton at GOP convention
Tumult over rules, condemnation of Clinton at GOP convention

Williams said security planners considered whether a ban on the open carry of firearms could be enforced during the convention, but learned that police had no authority to override state law. Top Republicans and Trump campaign officials wanted to avoid such a scenario, and ended up contending with a shorter but more raucous display of fury.

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  • Hillary Clinton promises reforms to end blacks' fear of police
Hillary Clinton promises reforms to end blacks' fear of police

Despite the fact that the Vermont senator endorsed former secretary of state Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party's presidential nominee last week, co-organizer Amber Moore still expects at least 350 people to attend and call for Sanders' nomination.

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  • Andy Murray: Best is yet to come - Wimbledon champion
Andy Murray: Best is yet to come - Wimbledon champion

Murray had been 2-8 in his previous 10 major finals, but all of those had been contested against either Novak Djokovic or Roger Federer, both dominant champions. Murray was named last week in the Great Britain squad for the Davis Cup quarter-final away to Serbia - which begins on Friday on outdoor clay in Belgrade - but will consult with captai...

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  • What does the VP rollout tell us about Trump?
What does the VP rollout tell us about Trump?

Asserting that the situation in the Middle East is "out of control" and more unstable than ever, presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump today said America needs "new leadership" and "new thinking" which his presidency can provide.

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  • Educated and well-off, Dhaka attackers defy usual
Educated and well-off, Dhaka attackers defy usual

The Bangladesh High Commission in Islamabad issued a statement which quoted Rizvi as saying, "The statement issued by the Indian media was "utter nonsense" and that I have never issued any statement or spoken to any TV channel regarding the issue".

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  • GOP speakers to focus on Benghazi as convention opens
GOP speakers to focus on Benghazi as convention opens

But none presented evidence against her that several committees had not previously found as Trump seeks new lines of attack. "I blame Hillary Clinton personally for the death of my son". In it, a self-identified Republican actor who as a young man appeared in the original ad against Goldwater, returns to say Trump does not represent his values, a...

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  • Set course for the new Star Trek series airing on Netflix
Set course for the new Star Trek series airing on Netflix

Instead, the series will be streamed on CBS' paid streaming service, CBS All Access , in the US, and by Bell Media in Canada. Star Trek is one of three sci-fi franchises now banking on Hemsworth's star power. Those episodes will be available worldwide on Netflix by the end of 2016. So, for all Trekkers, Trekkies, and casual fans alike, this ...

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  • In medical mystery, caregiver of Zika patient gets virus
In medical mystery, caregiver of Zika patient gets virus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the case Friday and updated its advice for pregnant women. Her primary care physician sent blood and urine samples to the city and state health department laboratories for testing.

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  • NASA Launches 9th SpaceX ISS Resupply Mission Aboard Dragon Spacecraft
NASA Launches 9th SpaceX ISS Resupply Mission Aboard Dragon Spacecraft

And now, after months of deliberation, the company has plucked one of its famed Falcon 9 rockets from the pack and is preparing it for a momentous second trip into space. NASA astronaut Jeff Williams will use the International Space Station's robotic arm to capture the spacecraft on Wednesday morning. This Dragon craft contains about 5,000 pound...

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  • As RNC Begins, Protesters From Both Sides Meet In Cleveland03:58
As RNC Begins, Protesters From Both Sides Meet In Cleveland03:58

All delegates are due to vote Monday afternoon on the rules that will govern the convention week, and insurgent delegates are circulating a petition to force a state-by-state vote - a threat to disrupt floor proceedings even if it fails. She wants everyone to be able to come here and vote for the "candidate of their choice". Disaffected delegat...

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  • Tampa Bay Rays: Drew Smyly
Tampa Bay Rays: Drew Smyly

Moore made his one real mistake that was punished as he didn't get an inside fast ball in enough and JJ Hardy crushed the ball into the left field seats. MARINERS 1, ASTROS 0 (at Seattle) - Hisashi Iwakuma limited Houston to two hits in seven innings and Robinson Cano provided the only scoring with a RBI single in the sixth.

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