• Things You Should Know About Mike Pence
Things You Should Know About Mike Pence

As the Pence news broke on Thursday, the "Never Trump" movement made its last stand. Trump and his most trusted advisers - his children - threw together a last-minute series of conversations in IN with other vice presidential finalists that included Christie, former House speaker Newt Gingrich and Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama.

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  • Obama meets with law enforcement officials, Black Lives Matter leaders
Obama meets with law enforcement officials, Black Lives Matter leaders

Biden said Obama asked the police officials at the meeting: "Fellas, what do you think I'm not doing?" Some of Obama's critics have even suggested that the president is partially to blame for attacks on police. Obama has devoted much of the week to the issue of violence by police and against police officers, a few days after a black Army veter...

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  • Rihanna pays tribute after being in Nice during terror attack
Rihanna pays tribute after being in Nice during terror attack

The country borders will be tightened and would show "real force and military action in Syria and Iraq", Mr Hollande said. "There is a chain of complicity. "Once again, it appears that the terrorists have struck at one of our closest allies in Europe, attacking families celebrating the history and culture of their country on Bastille Day", Hillary...

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  • Clinton gets endorsement of former foe, but not Sanders' young supporters
Clinton gets endorsement of former foe, but not Sanders' young supporters

Democrats have coalesced around Clinton's candidacy since she defeated Sanders in primaries last month in California and five other states, led by endorsements from President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and others. Sadly, Sanders is one of a long line of true reformers that have been undermined by the Democratic Party. There was ...

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  • 8 homes confirmed destroyed in Nederland fire
8 homes confirmed destroyed in Nederland fire

The Cold Springs Fire, which scorched 528 acres over the course of a week, was contained Thursday evening and the last remaining evacuees were allowed to return home. Tuesday's efforts come after the fire was relatively docile on Monday, allowing the more than 475 firefighters at the scene to get a better handle on the lines.

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  • Evacuations temporarily lifted for Cold Springs Fire
Evacuations temporarily lifted for Cold Springs Fire

Rocky Mountain Incident Commander Shane Greer explains the current fire situation to evacuated residents during a community briefing regarding the Cold Springs Wildfire on Monday, July 11, 2016, at the Nederland High School in Nederland , Colo .

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  • Lorry attack in Nice
Lorry attack in Nice

France has extended by three months the state of emergency, which was due to expire on July 26. French President Francois Hollande said that the incident had "all the elements to be called a terrorist attack". "Some people were lying on the streets dead and people were running over the bodies". European Council president Donald Tusk said...

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  • Stanton unseats Frazier to win Home Run Derby with record total
Stanton unseats Frazier to win Home Run Derby with record total

Petco Park isn't an easy place to hit balls out, but Stanton didn't care. Trumbo called a timeout. He socked 17 home runs. Stanton considered to be the favorite by many. 1 seed Mark Trumbo of the Baltimore Orioles, who leads the majors with 28 homers at the All-Star break. Trumbo needed 18 to move on to the finals .

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  • Trump campaign saying Pence is the VP pick, announcement
Trump campaign saying Pence is the VP pick, announcement

The stunning announcement raised questions about the status of Trump's selection process. Trump's campaign advisers have told Republican officials he has picked Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his vice presidential running mate, two Republican sources said , but Trump officials said he had not yet made a final decision.

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  • Trump's possible Pence VP pick postponed after attack
Trump's possible Pence VP pick postponed after attack

Trump had been scheduled to unveil his pick at an 11 a.m. news conference at a hotel in midtown Manhattan. Pence is the pick and is dropping his re-election bid in order to join Trump's ticket, the Indianapolis Star reported. TRUMP: It is so sad to see, Greta. He has not always agreed with the candidate, though, blasting Mr Trump's proposed tempo...

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  • World leaders react with horror to attack
World leaders react with horror to attack

At least 80 people were killed before police killed the driver, French officials said. The identity papers of a French-Tunisian were found in the truck, reports said quoting police source . Pictures and footage shown on social media showed crowds fleeing in terror from the scene on the Promenade des Anglais , which was busy with revellers celebra...

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  • President of Nice says at least 60 people dead from truck
President of Nice says at least 60 people dead from truck

The driver was killed by police. It is unknown if anyone else was involved, Hollande said. Sebastien Humbert, the sub-prefect of the Alpes-Maritimes region, told the French television channel that the " truck rammed into the crowd over a long distance, which explains this extremely heavy toll".

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  • Erica Garner meets with Obama after town hall outburst
Erica Garner meets with Obama after town hall outburst

Taking time away from things I had planned to remember my father", Garner said. Erica Garner, the daughter of Eric Garner, took to Twitter to express her outrage at ABC News officials after she was not given the opportunity to speak with President Obama at Thursday town hall event.

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  • Mike Pence, Indiana Governor, Is Donald Trump's Vice President Pick
Mike Pence, Indiana Governor, Is Donald Trump's Vice President Pick

Trump's decision to postpone Friday's planned vice presidential announcement because of the deadly attack in Nice, France, causes some in complications because Pence faces a noon Friday deadline to withdraw his name as a gubernatorial candidate.

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  • GOP leaders, conservatives at convention in talks over rules
GOP leaders, conservatives at convention in talks over rules

The rules panel, usually an all-but-ignored group that meets the week before every convention to consider matters of little effect to the public, this year is the battleground for those unhappy with the prospect of Trump as the GOP nominee.

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  • Car, House Blasts Kill 1 in Small Nevada Town
Car, House Blasts Kill 1 in Small Nevada Town

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office issued a statement confirming one fatality and one "non-life-threatening injury" from the first blast, which according to dispatcher Toni Lytle resulted from the detonation of explosives in the auto. Las Vegas police Lt. Carmen Donegan tells the Las Vegas Review-Journal (http://bit.ly/29RaoXW ) that the departmen...

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  • China's actions in South China Sea seen as defying ruling
China's actions in South China Sea seen as defying ruling

Lu was referring to countries including the United States and Japan that pressed China to accept the ruling. Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said that China's reputation and ambitions of becoming a world leader would suffer if it ignored the South China Sea ruling.

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  • Kremlin Declines Comment on Reported US Offer on Syria
Kremlin Declines Comment on Reported US Offer on Syria

The U.S. and Russian Federation are working on a controversial plan for greater military cooperation in Syria , where both powers are bombing the Islamic State but have starkly different views of the country's future. In Washington , many observers have criticised Kerry's outreach to Russian Federation on Syria , arguing he has been strung a...

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  • Controversial GMO Labeling Bill Wins Senate Approval
Controversial GMO Labeling Bill Wins Senate Approval

Any changes to the bill would send it back to the Senate, causing delays, so supporters are urging the House to pass it quickly so that they do not have to adhere to the strictures of Act 120 in Vermont, which requires mandatory on-pack disclosures to which many food companies strongly object.

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  • Thousands of Melburnians expected to attend Black Lives Matter rally
Thousands of Melburnians expected to attend Black Lives Matter rally

I know this may seem unusual, but it is more likely a symptom of our shirts and skins, choose-a-side mentality. " Everyone needs to understand there's no equality in the justice system when it comes to people of color", says Black Lives Matter supporter Kym Brown.

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