• Los Angeles rolls out downtown bike-sharing program
Los Angeles rolls out downtown bike-sharing program

While in many cities, public bike share systems operate separately from the public transportation system, the fact that Metro has taken on this project goes a long way to drive home the message that bike share is, in fact, public transportation.

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  • Clinton: Dallas shootings an 'absolutely horrific event'
Clinton: Dallas shootings an 'absolutely horrific event'

Both Trump and Clinton canceled their scheduled events, his in Miami with Chris Christie, hers in Pittsburgh with Joe Biden. "They have nothing to do with the Trump campaign". "They were protecting a peaceful march", Clinton said. "Whenever there is a police shooting involving a minority, their knee jerk reaction is to allege racism".

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  • Obama Talks Alton Sterling, Philando Castile Killings - But Doesn't Mention Their Race
Obama Talks Alton Sterling, Philando Castile Killings - But Doesn't Mention Their Race

It is a dismissal. But the tragic events of recent days should sober all of us Americans to the need to show that all lives really matter and take action to show it. See the rest of her instructions on how to fight cop brutality below. He said Sterling was not holding a gun during the shooting but that he saw officers remove one from his pocket a...

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  • House may act next week on Senate GMO labeling bill
House may act next week on Senate GMO labeling bill

But as Harvest Public Media's Peggy Lowe reports, it's still a food fight. Finally, this bill would provide for a coherent national labeling program, preventing the 50-state nightmare that might otherwise arise. Wenonah Hauter, executive director of Food and Water Watch, released a statement calling it "a slap in the face for all of the activis...

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  • Is Russell Westbrook the reason Kevin Durant left Thunder?
Is Russell Westbrook the reason Kevin Durant left Thunder?

But he was the franchise, and they were willing to take the risk. Instead, the National Basketball Association settled for a 51-49 player-owner split of revenues and a luxury tax for teams that exceeded the soft cap. Four All-Stars, two MVPs, a whole new Splash Family in Golden State. Teams will be reluctant to give up much unless he pledges to...

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  • Ten police officers shot in Dallas, three dead
Ten police officers shot in Dallas, three dead

The shooting took place at the end of a rally in Dallas , with people protesting the two fatal police shootings of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota. At a news conference in New York, US Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said the gunman appeared to have acted alone. However, Texas Governor Greg Abbott said police would "continue down ev...

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  • Fruit Ninja VR Gets Early Access Release On HTC Vive
Fruit Ninja VR Gets Early Access Release On HTC Vive

If you have a VR headset and you've been wanting to slice up a lot of fruit, then give Fruit Ninja VR a shot . I loved using the HTC Vive's handheld controllers to manipulate puzzle pieces and shoot evil aliens when I tried it at MWC earlier this year, but the strongest argument for getting the $800 VR experience hardware has been revealed: Fru...

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  • Thousands evacuated as super typhoon hits Taiwan
Thousands evacuated as super typhoon hits Taiwan

At least 160 people have been killed and 28 others were missing due to heavy rains and floods in a number of provinces in the last few weeks ahead of the typhoon. Fishermen rest after tying their boats at the northeast fishing port in Yilan, Taiwan July 7, 2016. Service for the popular bullet train has been suspended, as well as many flights in a...

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  • Trump And Clinton Cancel Campaign Events, Respond To Shootings
Trump And Clinton Cancel Campaign Events, Respond To Shootings

Trump, who had been scheduled to speak at the DoubleTree Hotel Miami Airport & Convention Center, said in a statement that these "senseless, tragic deaths....reminds us how much more needs to be done". "We must restore law and order", he said. "We ought to have - we ought to challenge the Hillary Clintons and the Bernie Sanders to say that ...

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  • At Unity Meeting, Trump Unloads on GOP Senators
At Unity Meeting, Trump Unloads on GOP Senators

In particular, Trump got into a feisty exchange with Sen. While Trump was greeted enthusiastically by a handful of lawmakers, many others have expressed skepticism, criticism or outright opposition to a presidential candidate who has flouted conservative principles and divided the Republican Party.

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  • British consumer confidence tanks after EU vote
British consumer confidence tanks after EU vote

The survey was run from 30th June to 5th July to capture the mood of consumers immediately after the Brexit decision on 24th June. "During this period of uncertainty, we've seen a very significant drop in confidence, as is clear from the fact that every one of our key measures has fallen, with the biggest decrease occurring in the outlook for the...

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  • UFC 200: Brock's performance determines WWE booking
UFC 200: Brock's performance determines WWE booking

Jon Jones struggled for words while his tears flowed. "I'm looking forward to fighting Cormier". Later he unexpectedly got up and charged out of the room during the farcical press event. It's hard to say what a win for Cormier will actually mean given Silva's recent fight history - his last fight was a controversial decision loss to Michael Bisping...

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  • Obama to keep 8400 troops in Afghanistan through end of term
Obama to keep 8400 troops in Afghanistan through end of term

Acknowledging that security in Afghanistan remained tenuous, Obama said he was adjusting, yet again, a plan to gradually draw down USA forces by the end of his term. With the announced troop numbers, the president said his successor would be left a solid foundation to stand on when they take office in January. The review looked at the current sec...

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  • Governor calls for calm after Dallas shootings
Governor calls for calm after Dallas shootings

Castile's sister, Allysza , set up a second campaign with the hopes of also supporting the family. Falcon Heights contracts out their policing to the St. The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, which tracks on-duty deaths, said the fatal shootings made Thursday the deadliest day for USA police since September 11.

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  • NASA's Juno Spacecraft Enters Orbit Around Jupiter
NASA's Juno Spacecraft Enters Orbit Around Jupiter

Juno's mission: To peer through Jupiter's cloud-socked atmosphere and map the interior from a unique vantage point above the poles. Our spacecraft will have to survive high radiation levels and an intense magnetic field to complete its mission.

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  • Apple previews iOS 10
Apple previews iOS 10

All of the major iOS apps are now visible in the App Store and Apple has added new descriptions and screenshots too. The company's executive Tim Cook announced the changes when he was addressing Apple's annual software conference, with the changes thought to be responding to its popular rivals WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger.

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  • Cormier vs. Silva: Odds & Betting Info for UFC 200 Fight
Cormier vs. Silva: Odds & Betting Info for UFC 200 Fight

Cormier's light-heavyweight belt won't be on the line tomorrow night in Las Vegas however, with the fight being scheduled as a three round, non-title bout instead. The fight also will be for three rounds, meaning that the light heavyweight title won't be on the line. "If I do have to sit out for two years, I'll definitely back", Jones said.

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  • 3 officers killed, 10 shot by snipers during protest in Dallas
3 officers killed, 10 shot by snipers during protest in Dallas

During a news conference, Brown said there was believed to be at least one explosive device hidden in the area. The gunfire happened during protests over this week's fatal police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota of two black men. "The suspect said he was upset about Black Lives Matter", Brown added. Two civilians were shot , including one ...

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  • Liverpool Scrape Past Minnows In Pre-Season Opener
Liverpool Scrape Past Minnows In Pre-Season Opener

Liverpool striker Danny Ings took to Twitter to celebrate scoring on his return for the Reds after 9 months out injured. Jon Flanagan also starts in the back four, while Brazilian holding midfielder Lucas Leiva will wear the captain's armband tonight in the absence of regular skipper Jordan Henderson, who only recently return from worldwid...

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  • Casino union pickets Taj amid contract dispute
Casino union pickets Taj amid contract dispute

Union members cheer as they discuss preparations for a strike against as many as five of the city's eight casinos in Atlantic City, N.J. on Wednesday June 29, 2016. The businessman has repeatedly pointed out that he might eventually withdraw his financial support for the struggling casino and have it close down if he was kept being urged and "exto...

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