• Officials expect dozens dead in Nice
Officials expect dozens dead in Nice

He said 20 wounded people are in critical condition. Wassim Bouhlel, a Nice native who spoke to the AP nearby, said that he saw a truck drive into the crowd. " More news to follow". The witness said he only got a glimpse of one person, the driver, in the cab of the truck. "He drove up on the Promenade and ran over everyone", Damien Allemand...

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  • GOP platform meeting ignores gay delegate's tearful plea for marriage equality
GOP platform meeting ignores gay delegate's tearful plea for marriage equality

The Republican Party's official platform will remain opposed to same-sex marriage, after a GOP committee on Monday rejected proposals that would have softened the party's stance on LGTB issues. "This isn't my GOP , and I know it's not yours either". In the Midwest swing states of Iowa and Ohio, Republican Donald Trump is running neck and neck wi...

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  • Trump and Pence share contempt for media
Trump and Pence share contempt for media

Trump's official announcement is expected Friday in NY at the Hilton hotel in midtown Manhattan. Chatter about Pence also increased after the Republicans released a list of speakers at next week's convention - it included Gingrich, Sessions, and Christie, but not Pence .

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  • US presidential race tied, Clinton hurt by emails
US presidential race tied, Clinton hurt by emails

The vast majority of Americans are scared of either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump becoming president, according to a new poll . The poll was conducted July 8 to 12, a few days after FBI Director James Comey said his agency would not recommend charges for Clinton over her use of a private e-mail server.

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  • SA citizens trapped in South Sudan urged to contact embassy
SA citizens trapped in South Sudan urged to contact embassy

UNMISS also runs six camps across South Sudan, housing about 170,000 displaced people. The IGAD council of ministers, held its 56 extraordinary summit in Nairobi, Kenya on Monday under the chairmanship of Dr. She confirmed that a United Nations armored personnel carrier was hit by a shell at a camp to protect civilians. On Sunday, the Indian emba...

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  • Trump Gets His Wall in Draft Republican Party Platform, Kills TPP
Trump Gets His Wall in Draft Republican Party Platform, Kills TPP

Wyoming Sen. John Barrasso , who led the platform committee, said he was given Trump's blessing during a private meeting last week in Washington. The Log Cabin Republicans' Angelo says that while there are GOP members "hell bent on doubling down on anti-gay language in the platform", that document "is just not representative of the LGBT commun...

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  • Braddock Mayor Fetterman Shifts Support From Sanders To Clinton
Braddock Mayor Fetterman Shifts Support From Sanders To Clinton

Hammered by a series of highly negative reports about his personal life and draft record, candidate Bill Clinton's favorable rating in the New York Times/CBS poll stood at a mere 16 percent in June. White voters in OH favored Trump by 10 percentage points, 43 to 33 percent. McCaskill, an avid Clinton supporter, appeared on MSNBC's Morning J...

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  • South Korea chooses site of USA missile system amid protests
South Korea chooses site of USA missile system amid protests

The decision is likely to fan tensions in the region. The Minjoo Party has been showing mixed reactions and stances on the government's deployment decision made last week. Many worry that the global tribunal's ruling could send South Korea into a hot spot where it could be squeezed by the two powers. Beijing has said that deploying THAAD on t...

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  • United States man killed by grizzly while biking in Montana
United States man killed by grizzly while biking in Montana

Montana authorities say a grizzly bear has killed a person in the Flathead National Forest just outside Glacier National Park. John Fraley of Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, who is handling the investigation into the attack, said, "First of all, our hearts go out to the family of Brad Treat and we feel for them, and we hope that they find c...

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  • In Senator Tim Kaine, Clinton weighs a 'safe' VP pick
In Senator Tim Kaine, Clinton weighs a 'safe' VP pick

Among registered voters polled, 43 percent supported Clinton and 37 percent supported presumptive Republican candidate Donald Trump - a 6 point spread. It's hard to imagine a worse candidate for president than Trump . Health care - where the poll shows Clinton holds the advantage - was listed as very or extremely important by 74 percent.

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  • GOP's platform veering right ahead of convention
GOP's platform veering right ahead of convention

Trump cleared the crowded field of experienced Republican politicians in May, but DeVos is the latest Republican Party stalwart to be cool on Trump as he begins to focus on running against Democrat Hillary Clinton in the November 8 general election.

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  • More Than 70 Killed in Bastille Day Attack in Nice, France
More Than 70 Killed in Bastille Day Attack in Nice, France

Hundreds were reported fleeing the scene after the vehicle careered into people who had gathered to celebrate the country's official independence day. A police spokeswoman, Sylvie Toffin, confirmed the incident was deliberate, telling the Associated Press , "It's an attack". "We were actually talking about how that basically would have been the ...

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  • Multiple deaths after truck runs into crowd in France
Multiple deaths after truck runs into crowd in France

At least 74 people were killed and dozens injured when a truck slammed into a crowd in the French Riviera city during Bastille Day celebrations . The incident comes after a day of revelry as France celebrated its national day, Bastille Day, which began with military pomp and ceremony as its armed forces, tanks and fighter jets swooped down the C...

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  • Clinton, Trump tied in new national poll
Clinton, Trump tied in new national poll

Their last poll was taken in March however. Now, the democrats are starting to join together, as Bernie Sanders, the man who pitted himself against Hillary Clinton for the Democrat nomination, has endorsed Clinton. The Trump camp believes it can pick up enough of the blue collar Sanders supporters to tip the balance in key industrial swing state...

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  • GfK Poll: Who Americans trust more to handle top issues
GfK Poll: Who Americans trust more to handle top issues

Trump's poll numbers among African Americans aren't really surprising, considering he's incited violence against black protesters during his rallies, garnered support from Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke and peddled neo-Nazi propaganda in several posts on his Twitter account.

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  • End in sight for Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Clinton's email server?
End in sight for Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Clinton's email server?

Clinton spokesman Nick Merrill said in a statement that Ms Clinton was pleased to have had the opportunity to assist the Department of Justice "in bringing this review to a conclusion". "This was a regrettable instance where they got together quite coincidentally, but at the same time the attorney general has said she's going to let the career ...

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  • Did Justice Ginsburg's comments on Donald…
Did Justice Ginsburg's comments on Donald…

Alan Dershowitz told Newsmax TV on Wednesday that, while he thought Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg was wrong in attacking Donald Trump , she did not cross the line because "it doesn't bring any decisions into question". When co-host Raven Symone suggested Ginsburg's comments likely resonated among Americans similarly concerned about t...

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  • Raw emotions after Obama town hall on race and policing
Raw emotions after Obama town hall on race and policing

The discussion will air at 8 p.m. EDT Thursday on ABC and simulcast on ESPN, the Freeform entertainment network, ABC Radio and various online outlets owned by the parent Walt Disney Co . The script for such an event has always been written and the nation can expect a one-sided lecture on race and police behavior from Obama's progressive point of v...

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  • Clinton, Sanders discussing endorsement event, AP source says
Clinton, Sanders discussing endorsement event, AP source says

Most of the House Democrats have supported Clinton's campaign throughout. During a combative meeting in a hotel ballroom, members of the Democratic National Convention's full Platform Committee opted instead to endorse an amendment that included stronger language governing trade deals, including the TPP.

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  • Trump Smashes Clinton Lead To Pieces In New National Poll
Trump Smashes Clinton Lead To Pieces In New National Poll

July 14, 2016. Two-thirds (67 percent) of the electorate say Clinton is not honest or trustworthy, up five points from a CBS News poll conducted before Comey's press statement - with less than two weeks left until she officially accepts the party's nomination at its convention.

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