• Trump Edges Up on Clinton in Key Battleground States
Trump Edges Up on Clinton in Key Battleground States

Justice Department decision not to prosecute her for her handling of e-mails, she has lost ground to Trump on questions which measure moral standards and honesty", Brown added. He says, "We can not have a man with Trump's temperament with the nuclear code and running this country". Clinton is struggling to make inroads among young Americans who o...

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  • Former Clemson guard Stitt found dead at North Carolina home
Former Clemson guard Stitt found dead at North Carolina home

Stitt played four years for the Tigers, becoming an integral part of the team his junior and senior seasons. Former Clemson point guard Demontez Stitt died at his North Carolina home Tuesday. He started 111 games, fifth-most in Clemson history. He ranks sixth in assists in Clemson history with 419, 10th in steals (164) and 10th in free throws m...

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  • New Poll Puts Donald Trump Ahead of Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania
New Poll Puts Donald Trump Ahead of Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) and Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) in Los Angeles, California on May 5, 2016 and in Eugene, Oregon, U.S. "While Donald Trump is busy insulting Mexicans, Muslims, women, African Americans and veterans, Hillary Clinton understands that our diversity is one of our great...

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  • Pistorius jailed for six years for murdering girlfriend
Pistorius jailed for six years for murdering girlfriend

He was originally found guilty of manslaughter in his seven-month trial back in 2014 and handed a pretty light sentence of five years, with his defense claiming he shot Steenkamp out of confusion and fear, mistaking her for an intruder. South Africans have taken to social media to express their unhappiness, with some describing the prison term as a...

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  • Watch Oscar Pistorius Get Sentenced for Murder
Watch Oscar Pistorius Get Sentenced for Murder

Pistorius' initial trial found him guilty of manslaughter, however this was appealed in the Supreme Court in December 2015 and the charge was upgraded to murder . " Public opinion may be loud and persistent, but it can play no role in the decision of this court ", said Judge Masipa. "He needs to serve half of his sentence, so at least three ye...

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  • CNN reports Evan Bayh to enter race for U.S. Senate
CNN reports Evan Bayh to enter race for U.S. Senate

Candidates' placement on the ballot must be determined by Friday, July 15. Evan Bayh to get into the race. He said he hasn't talked to Trump since they met in person two Saturdays ago. Harry Reid is retiring. Because Mr. Hill was already certified as the Democratic candidate, he filed formal paperwork to withdraw from the race and notified the ...

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  • Trump and family meet with VP finalists
Trump and family meet with VP finalists

Trump said he hasn't been able to measure Pence's "fighting spirit" and their personal chemistry, but the IN governor introduced Trump at a rally IN his state yesterday, which could be a tryout for the role. Trump and his daughter Ivanka, her husband Jared Kushner, Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump met with Pence on Wednesday morning at the governor'...

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  • Dallas police chief to protesters: 'We're hiring'
Dallas police chief to protesters: 'We're hiring'

On Thursday, five white police officers were shot dead by a black man, Micah Johnson, during a protest rally. The chief said that Johnson taunted cops, sang about his deeds, and demanded a Black negotiator during his two-hour standoff with cops before being killed by a remote-operated police bomb.

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  • Trump lets Black Lives Matter have it
Trump lets Black Lives Matter have it

And an off-duty police officer in Missouri fatally shot a man who was trying to enter the officer's home. He appeared alongside his wife, Chirlane McCray, who said Black Lives Matter has encouraged a healthy discussion on race relations.

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  • Sheriff's officials: 2 people have died in Wisconsin floods
Sheriff's officials: 2 people have died in Wisconsin floods

Storms spawned tornadoes, torrential rain and powerful winds that damaged homes, deposited a snowplow in a tree and flooded highways in northern Wisconsin, north-central Minnesota and the Upper Peninsula of MI. Milaca, about 30 miles northeast of St. Cloud, had significant flooding from the Rum River. They were in Litchfield , Watkins , Waite P...

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  • Tom Brady's latest appeal against his Deflategate ban rejected
Tom Brady's latest appeal against his Deflategate ban rejected

For the full story, read here . The team will receive an equivalent salary cap credit after the suspension is served. Essentially, Brady and the NFLPA would have to show that the 2nd Circuit ruling is in conflict with similar cases that have set a prior precedent.

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  • 4 armed robberies reported on UMD campus
4 armed robberies reported on UMD campus

A third person was robbed shortly after that, outside Queen Anne's Hall. The fourth victim had a phone out at the time of the incident, though. Pokemon Go is a new augmented reality phone app that uses Global Positioning System to guide users to real-world landmarks for the goal of collecting the digital cartoon creatures.

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  • Protesters Block Traffic on Southbound I-35W Near University Avenue in Minneapolis
Protesters Block Traffic on Southbound I-35W Near University Avenue in Minneapolis

MnDOT says it happened near the University overpass around 7:45 a.m. Traffic cams show around 40 protesters standing in the roadway, and vehicles backed up for several miles. They towed away four cars the protesters used to block traffic. The statement said: "The coalition condemns this violence and believes this shut down reinforces our belief t...

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  • Sanders' Endorsement of Clinton Critical in 'Close Race' Against Trump
Sanders' Endorsement of Clinton Critical in 'Close Race' Against Trump

Bernie Sanders gave Hillary Clinton his endorsement at a campaign event Tuesday in Portsmouth , New Hampshire. According to a campaign spokesman, Sanders remains a presidential candidate and is not dropping out of the race following his endorsement of Clinton .

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  • Presidential Candidate Hilary Clinton Interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation
Presidential Candidate Hilary Clinton Interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation

Hillary Clinton was interviewed on Saturday at FBI headquarters in Washington , as part of the investigation into her use of a private email server while secretary of state in the Obama administration. In recent months, several current and former Clinton aides have also reportedly been interviewed by Federal Bureau of Investigation. Republic...

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  • Clinton extends lead over Trump to 13 points - Reuters/Ipsos
Clinton extends lead over Trump to 13 points - Reuters/Ipsos

I'm not. I'm hearing less and less of it actually. "I think it is out of place in an appointed branch of government". He pledged to always speak his mind when he disagrees with Trump but argued that the best chance for conservatives to have their priorities signed into law is with the businessman in the White House and pointed to the ability ...

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  • Protest In Solidarity With US Black Lives Matter Movement
Protest In Solidarity With US Black Lives Matter Movement

Black Lives Matter is made up of a network of local chapters who operate mostly independently. However, Black Lives Matter wants to keep the spotlight on the fact that racism still exists after 400 years. "They are dividing American", Trump continued, pointing out their negative rhetoric towards the police. Two civilians also were wounded. "...

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  • Obama Calls Families Of Sterling, Castile
Obama Calls Families Of Sterling, Castile

Philando Castile was shot several times after he was pulled over with his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, and Reynold's 4-year-old daughter in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, last Wednesday. My response is: "'I will see you in court'". But Judge Glenda Hatchett and many others also believe the violent death of Philando Castile was simply wrong .

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  • Police To Change Protest Protocol After Dallas Shootings?
Police To Change Protest Protocol After Dallas Shootings?

Paul say all 46 have posted bail and been released. In Washington, on the fourth night of protests, several hundred protesters who had marched two miles to Union Station accepted without complaint the news from organizers and police that they could not march on the Capitol without a permit.

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  • Former TV judge to represent family of slain Minnesota man
Former TV judge to represent family of slain Minnesota man

He was days shy of his 33rd birthday when he was shot. "It's been going on too long". She said the fact that Castile was stopped by police at least 52 times should be investigated. The NRA advocates for gun ownership and open and concealed carry laws based on the Second Amendment. "I will not rest until justice is done". Authorities say that du...

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