• Hundreds attend vigil for 2 from Texas killed in France
Hundreds attend vigil for 2 from Texas killed in France

A GoFundMe page was set by the Copeland's prior baseball league to benefit the family, and had collected more than $52,000 as of Saturday morning. In an interview with NPR , Bill Bishop, a family friend whose son played on a baseball team with Brodie , called the Copelands the kind of family that did everything together - and especially athle...

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  • Over 290 killed in military coup attempt in Turkey
Over 290 killed in military coup attempt in Turkey

President Erdogan has been warned not to use the failed coup in Turkey as a "blank cheque" to bypass democratic principles. The president, who attended the service, wept and vowed to take the country forward in "unity and solidarity". At two weekend news conferences, Gulen strongly denied any role in or knowledge of the coup. He said we can not d...

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  • Turkey coup attempt: Erdogan rounds up suspects
Turkey coup attempt: Erdogan rounds up suspects

And Rear Adm. Hakan Ustem, commander of Turkish Coast Guard, was removed from his post, a senior Turkish official said, speaking on condition of anonymity because he was not authorised to discuss the subject. Turkish authorities also imposed a security lockdown at the Incirlik air base in the southern province of Adana used by United States and oth...

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  • China issues whitepaper on ruling
China issues whitepaper on ruling

Hainan Airlines and China Southern Airlines jets also landed on an airport in fake Chinese island built over Zamora (Subi) reef. While this doesn't resolve broader maritime claims disputes in the South China Sea, it is a step forward to establishing a precedent for future dispute resolution.

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  • DNCC Announces Headlining Speakers for Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia
DNCC Announces Headlining Speakers for Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

Yet given his stances on Democratic priorities like abortion and gay rights, the IN governor will likely further motivate liberals to oppose a potential Trump presidency, Democratic strategists say. Sanders (July 12) and he is not suspending his campaign. "I have known Hillary for 25 years - we were a bit younger then - I remember her as a great ...

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  • Sen. Warren meets with Clinton amid VP speculation
Sen. Warren meets with Clinton amid VP speculation

Several vehicles with tinted windows entered through a gate near the home during the daylong session. The Clinton campaign is continuing to vet potential running mates, including New Jersey U.S. The furor over Clinton possibly picking Warren has been going on for months. Warren would also help form an unprecedented all-female presidential ticke...

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  • Turks, US Muslims protest attempted coup in Turkey
Turks, US Muslims protest attempted coup in Turkey

Security forces fired warning shots near Istanbul's second airport on the Asian side of the city but coup plotters did not return fire, a Turkish official told Reuters, adding that arrests were being made. The Kremlin said the two leaders also confirmed plans to meet "in the nearest future". "Why they didn't fire is a mystery", he said. Inside ...

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  • Melb CBD standstill for Black Lives Matter
Melb CBD standstill for Black Lives Matter

We need more Rochesterians. By saying "Blue Lives Matter", or " All Lives Matter ", you are ignoring the problems facing black people and supporting the status quo. "Our police officers died for Black Lives Matter movement", Rawlings told " CBS This Morning" on Tuesday. "It is not with the police". Rawlings also said President Obama had reac...

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  • Murdered Officer's Heartbreaking Facebook Post Days Before Death
Murdered Officer's Heartbreaking Facebook Post Days Before Death

Authorities initially believed that additional assailants might be at large, but hours later said there were no other active shooters. Garafola's house in the Baton Rouge suburb of Denham Springs lies at the end of a suburban cul-de-sac and there were several cars parked in front.

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  • Donald Trump Had A Lot To Say Before Introducing His Running Mate
Donald Trump Had A Lot To Say Before Introducing His Running Mate

Trump said the IN mike pence was his first choice. Priebus called Trump's selection of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate a "mature pick". Choosing a venue in a state Trump has little chance of winning also broke with traditional politicking strategy. But the similarities stopped there, as Pence spoke to the crowd from a podium with n...

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  • Opposition to corner Modi government on Arunachal, Kashmir
Opposition to corner Modi government on Arunachal, Kashmir

The GST bill, which aims to replace myriad local levies with a central indirect tax, has been pending before Parliament since 2008. On the other hand, as reported by PTI, the government is hopeful of a breakthrough on the key GST bill, which it wants passed during the session, following a recent meeting between senior ministers and top Congres...

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  • Elon Musk Teases His
Elon Musk Teases His "Top Secret Tesla Masterplan"

Musk, under pressure after a fatal crash involving one of his electric cars, went on Twitter Sunday, July 10, 2016, to say he's working on another "Top Secret Tesla Masterplan". The accident investigation found that Brown had been playing a Harry Potter video in his auto at the time of the fatal crash. Tesla reported the crash, which killed 40-...

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  • Evan Bayh to run for U.S. Senate
Evan Bayh to run for U.S. Senate

Two leading prognosticators - the Cook Political Report and Larry J. Sabato's Crystal Ball - shifted the Indiana Senate race from "likely" Republican to "toss up" after the CNN report . The director of the Bowen Center for Public Affairs at Ball State University, Joe Losco, says that the Bayh name carries considerable clout with older Hoosiers; ...

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"Cleansing" sweeps up thousands in post-coup Turkey

Turkey also detained a senior air force general and other officers accused of backing the failed coup at a key air base used by United States forces for raids in Syria. "We know many people in the military dissatisfied and were strongly opposed to President Erdogan, feeling he had become a virtual dictator and he had also purged a number of top p...

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  • SoftBank To Buy ARM Holdings For $31 Bln — FT
SoftBank To Buy ARM Holdings For $31 Bln — FT

The Wall Street Journal says both boards have approved the deal. ARM designs customizable chip technology licensed for almost all major smartphones and many tablets, including Samsung's mobile devices and Apple's iPhone and iPad. The acquisition, if announced on Monday, comes at a turbulent time in European politics following Britain's vot...

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  • Infected women can give men Zika through sex, CDC says
Infected women can give men Zika through sex, CDC says

Friday, the CDC reported the first case of female-to-male sexual transmission of Zika. The CDC, which confirmed the woman's infection, recommends that a pregnant woman use a condom or abstain from sex with a partner during pregnancy if their partner has traveled to a Zika region.

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  • Serving as PM was the greatest honour: David Cameron
Serving as PM was the greatest honour: David Cameron

Speaking outside 10 Downing Street after being appointed by the Queen, she said it would be her mission to "build a better Britain". He said: "I believe that politics is about public service in the national interest and that is what I have always tried to do".

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  • Senate passes bill that could put QR code labels on GMO foods
Senate passes bill that could put QR code labels on GMO foods

NAWG applauds the Senate's actions, and encourages the House to consider and pass the bill as soon as possible. A final vote of the bill could come within days. "The unfortunate scenario you could see coming down the pike is other state laws coming into effect that would be in conflict with each other". The so-called "compromise" bill , in...

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  • Medium-sized raises at a big bank
Medium-sized raises at a big bank

JPMorgan shares gained 2.4 percent in Thursday morning trading, to $64.67 - passing pre-Brexit levels for the first time . In the coming years, however, bank branches could be overhauled due to the rise of financial tech startups, which could move numerous services provided at a local branch to one's smartphone.

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  • JP Morgan Chase employees to get raises, CEO Dimon announces
JP Morgan Chase employees to get raises, CEO Dimon announces

JPMorgan's shares rose $1.52, or 2.4 percent, to $64.65 in midday trading. While the results were positive, investors and analysts will be focused more on the bank's outlook for the rest of the year in the wake of the U.K.'s Brexit vote. That compared with analysts' $14 billion estimate. The income for the consumer & community banking segment in ...

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