• After uproar, RNC convention bid to deny Trump nomination fizzles
After uproar, RNC convention bid to deny Trump nomination fizzles

After a frantic search on the crowded convention floor for the secretary, Susie Hudson, the rebellious delegates found a GOP official who said he would deliver the petitions. "We knew exactly where we stood and everybody who supported the RNC and Trump were united in this vote", said Christine Serrano-Glassner, a New Jersey member of the rules comm...

Read more

  • If elected, would declare war against ISIS: Donald Trump
If elected, would declare war against ISIS: Donald Trump

Pence took the stage to light, polite applause, thanking Trump for the confidence placed in him and his family, calling the businessman a "patriotic American" and a "fighter". Ted Cruz (R-Texas), and campaigned with Cruz in Indiana . "One of the problems you have there is that he is very hard right on social issues, so those people are either al...

Read more

  • 'Black Lives Matter': a movement that defies definition
'Black Lives Matter': a movement that defies definition

Those demands were the basis of what turned a peaceful protest into a disruptive one, after 18 people were arrested for obstructing a public way, on Commercial Street. "It's not about black and white or any other color it's about all lives matter and everybody respecting that", said Kerry Finnery, a Black Lives Matter supporter.

Read more

  • Blue lives make OUR lives matter
Blue lives make OUR lives matter

Hundreds of Black Lives Matter protesters in Syracuse marched at two separate rallies throughout downtown Syracuse on Monday. Kearney police officers kept a close eye to make sure no one was harmed. "I sat down with the chief, and we felt it was important to follow up ... and have a good discussion on the issues that were raised", Donchez said .

Read more

  • CAS hearing begins on Russian appeal of IAAF ban
CAS hearing begins on Russian appeal of IAAF ban

When asked if no ban imposed could mark the beginning of the end of the International Olympic Committee, former skeleton competitor Pengilly replied, "it certainly has that potential". London Marathon organizers say a British court has ordered Russian marathon runner Liliya Shobukhova to repay prize and appearance money after being banned for dopin...

Read more

  • Possible Trump running mate supports abortion rights
Possible Trump running mate supports abortion rights

Retired Gen. Michael Flynn seemed a struggle for an answer when ABC News' Martha Raddatz asked for his position on abortion. "His pro-abortion position is unacceptable and would undermine the pro-life policy commitments that Mr. Mike Pence . Trump has contrasted his " law and order" appeal against Clinton who has faced scrutiny about her ab...

Read more

  • Two Bailiffs, Gunman Dead in Michigan Courthouse Shooting
Two Bailiffs, Gunman Dead in Michigan Courthouse Shooting

I have known them for over 30 years. "All indication is that he was trying to break out of jail", Bailey said. Inmate Larry Gordon , 45, somehow got his hands on a gun as he was being transported by bailiffs within the Berrien County courthouse and that's when it happened.

Read more

  • Melania Trump's GOP Speech Strikingly Similar to Michelle Obama's 2008 Convention Speech
Melania Trump's GOP Speech Strikingly Similar to Michelle Obama's 2008 Convention Speech

She descended the escalator with Trump when he announced his presidential bid at Trump Tower previous year, but his daughter Ivanka introduced him that day, a spouse-like role she has frequently assumed throughout the campaign. Donald Trump himself displayed rare brevity. Trump took the stage again with his wife, to the song " We Are the Champio...

Read more

  • More than 100 march in downtown Las Vegas Black Lives Matter rally
More than 100 march in downtown Las Vegas Black Lives Matter rally

The event is taking place at the same time as the Tramlines festival and organisers have agreed the route with police. The Black Lives Matter movement is full of hatred towards whites and police officers, but it's those who dare to say that "All Lives Matter" who "are part of America's race problem" according to Michael Tomlin-Crutchfield for T...

Read more

  • Mother of Benghazi victim slams Hillary Clinton at RNC
Mother of Benghazi victim slams Hillary Clinton at RNC

Clinton had the near inverse of those numbers: 59% said she was qualified, while 39% said she was not. "Nobody listened. Nobody seemed to care". Eleven percent said they were more likely to support Trump with Pence as his running mate and 10% said they were less likely .

Read more

  • FLA Death Row Inmate Escapes
FLA Death Row Inmate Escapes

Dayonte Resiles, 21, was able to slip out of his prison jumpsuit and shackles before making a run for it down the stairs from the fourth floor of the courthouse and out a back door, on Friday according to authorities. Broward Crime Stoppers is now offering a $20,000 reward for any information leading to his arrest following a $10,000 contribution. ...

Read more

  • Tennessee police look to keep peace at Black Lives Matter protests
Tennessee police look to keep peace at Black Lives Matter protests

We condemn the killing of innocent police officers and mourn with the Dallas Police Department. That's what I see as the difference between Black Lives Matter and previous civil rights movements. " Black Lives Matter is an ideological and political intervention in a world where Black lives are systematically and intentionally targeted for demise...

Read more

  • 3rd officer acquitted in black man's police custody death
3rd officer acquitted in black man's police custody death

The acquittal of Lieutenant Brian Rice renews questions about the prospects for the remaining cases stemming from the death of Gray, who suffered a fatal neck injury in April 2015 after he was bundled into the back of a police transport van.

Read more

  • Melania Trump recounts life story for GOP crowd
Melania Trump recounts life story for GOP crowd

She stuck close to the script, delivering her comments from a teleprompter. The Slovenian-born former model used the speech to tell the crowd her husband is tough when he has to be but is also kind and caring. She'd also be the first former supermodel to head the East Wing and the first third wife of a president. "From a standpoint of honor, ...

Read more

  • Sheriff: BLM 'Fueled This Rage Against The American Police Officer'
Sheriff: BLM 'Fueled This Rage Against The American Police Officer'

Don Lemon tried to diffuse the tense situation, but Clarke clearly came to say his piece. The targeting of police for hate and for murder is by Black Lives Matter and their accomplices are, in actuality, the targeting is our rule of law.

Read more

  • FORECAST: Storm chances fall as temps heat up
FORECAST: Storm chances fall as temps heat up

Mostly clear Tuesday night , with lows in the mid 60s (18° Celsius). Hotter and drier conditions are heading our way this week thanks to a ridge of high pressure building from our west. High pressure will build in and take control of our weather, resulting in plenty of sunshine and a lack of precipitation. Highs generally in the low to mid 90s.

Read more

  • Lynch: Clinton not investigated for Federal Records Act violations
Lynch: Clinton not investigated for Federal Records Act violations

Democrats on the committee tried repeatedly to steer the hearing to questions about responding to the spate of gun violence that has frayed community-police relations across the country. Last week's decision by FBI Director James B. Comey resulted in the Justice Department's decision that Clinton would not face criminal prosecution which could have...

Read more

  • Melania Gives Passionate Speech About Her and Her Husband's Love for America
Melania Gives Passionate Speech About Her and Her Husband's Love for America

In the end, only six states wanted the roll call vote, and the "Never Trump" movement failed. The dissident delegates had earlier collected enough signatures on petitions to force a roll-call vote, but Trump supporters persuaded some delegates to remove their names.

Read more

  • Zika Mystery Widens as Utah Caregiver Contracts Virus
Zika Mystery Widens as Utah Caregiver Contracts Virus

The Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is working with his health care provider to have the patient follow the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's guidelines to prevent the spread of Zika. "Could it have been through another bodily fluid such as saliva?" However, the exact cause was unclear because of his age and underlying medical con...

Read more

  • East Baton Rouge Mayor: We will rise again
East Baton Rouge Mayor: We will rise again

Authorities in Louisiana said they were still trying to determine the precise motive for the actions of gunman Gavin Long, but said they had concluded he intentionally ambushed the officers, killing three and injuring three others.

Read more