• US Opens Investigation Into Tesla After Fatal Crash in 'Autopilot'
US Opens Investigation Into Tesla After Fatal Crash in 'Autopilot'

Brown died on May 7 in Williston, Florida, becoming the person killed in a US wreck involving a vehicle in self-driving mode. Brown published videos on Youtube of himself behind the wheel with the system active. The NHTSA say that during the collision that kill him, Brown's Model S "went underneath the trailer of a truck that had turned left in f...

Read more

  • Supreme Court Justice apologises for saying Trump is 'a faker'
Supreme Court Justice apologises for saying Trump is 'a faker'

And like Ginsburg, they have come under intense scrutiny because of it. Ginsburg apologized Wednesday and promised to be more circumspect going forward. Supreme Court justices generally shy away from discussing politics or other divisive issues in public. Her comments led to a huge debate by legal ethicists and judges nationwide and there is ...

Read more

  • Dallas shooting: Racial divisions have gotten worse, not better - Donald Trump
Dallas shooting: Racial divisions have gotten worse, not better - Donald Trump

Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.), who has been vocal in his concerns about the business mogul's candidacy, especially his rhetoric and policies on immigration that the senator argues alienate many Latino voters and others in Arizona. Some were disappointed by the news, but nearly everyone said it was appropriate given Thursday night's shooting in which five ...

Read more

  • Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Donald Trump Attacks Leave Democrats Struggling
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Donald Trump Attacks Leave Democrats Struggling

Candace Cameron-Bure, often a solo voice of conservative thought among the co-hosts of ABC's The View , recently added to the criticism by suggesting the justice's political statements leave a bad impression of the court. Trump called Ginsburg's comment a "disgrace to the court". The unusual and apparently unprecedented battle of words betwe...

Read more

  • Broncos now offering $70 million guaranteed contract to Miller
Broncos now offering $70 million guaranteed contract to Miller

However, bringing in one of their primary players is not the only tactic that the Broncos may have resorted to in order to convince Miller to join their organization. Miller's recent playoff performance is especially compelling from this point of view. Eastern to sign a contract extension. Vernon's contract pays him $29 million in year one of ...

Read more

  • Broncos now offering $70M guaranteed to Miller
Broncos now offering $70M guaranteed to Miller

Only Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck , who two weeks ago received a new $140 million contract extension, has greater guarantees in his deal with $75 million. Obviously Denver fears a holdout for an entire season, which could potentially happen if a deal isn't reached. Vernon signed a five-year, $85 million deal with $52.5 million guaranteed...

Read more

  • Justice Ginsburg Walks Back Comments About Donald Trump
Justice Ginsburg Walks Back Comments About Donald Trump

Ginsburg said that she "can't imagine what the country would be - with Donald Trump as our president". She said: "He says whatever comes into his head at the moment". Critics say Ginsburg is in risky territory, should the court have to weigh in on any cases related to the election, à la the Bush v. Gore election decision of 2000.

Read more

  • Analyst Nicolle Wallace: Mike Pence is 'off the Donald Trump brand'
Analyst Nicolle Wallace: Mike Pence is 'off the Donald Trump brand'

The staunchly conservative Pence, who is 57, served six terms in Congress before being elected governor and could help Trump navigate Capitol Hill. Now that he's Donald Trump's running mate, Mike Pence has withdrawn from the IN governor's race.

Read more

  • Donald Trump postpones VP announcement after Nice, France truck attack
Donald Trump postpones VP announcement after Nice, France truck attack

Dozens of people were killed late Thursday in the French resort city of Nice when a truck drove onto a sidewalk and plowed through a crowd of Bastille Day revelers who'd gathered to watch fireworks. Both men have been political mavericks. Trump met Pence on Wednesday in IN, as he has done with other candidates he has said are his top choices. Man...

Read more

  • Disaster in Dallas: Time for healing
Disaster in Dallas: Time for healing

Don't talk back. Do. Not. Gov. Mark Dayton, clearly shaken by the police shooting of a motorist stopped for a broken taillight, forthrightly admitted that Philandro Castile would not be dead if he were white. During a visit to Spain early Sunday morning, President Barack Obama defended the Black Lives Matter movement and rights of activists t...

Read more

  • Obama confronts race issues at town hall
Obama confronts race issues at town hall

Since the start of 2016, 586 people have been shot dead by law enforcement - the overwhelming majority of them Black, Latinx and Native. Diamond Reynolds , who streamed video of the aftermath of the shooting of her boyfriend, Philando Castile, at the hands of a police officer last week outside St.

Read more

  • Trump Announces Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his Running Mate
Trump Announces Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his Running Mate

Sharia is a legal code based on the Quran and other Islamic scriptures. "Western civilization is in a war". Newt Gingrich, a finalist on Donald Trump's vice presidential shortlist, flew to Indianapolis to meet with Trump on a private jet provided by Fox News host Sean Hannity, two sources with knowledge of the situation told CNN.

Read more

  • Nice truck attacker was from Tunisia
Nice truck attacker was from Tunisia

Photo: Reuters/Eric Gaillard French President Francois Hollande makes a televised address in Paris. He warned that France was "facing a struggle which will be long". In January 2015, the offices of Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris were attacked, killing 12 people. He said: "France has been hit by a tragedy once again".

Read more

  • Phoenix Cops Searching for Possible 'Serial Shooter'
Phoenix Cops Searching for Possible 'Serial Shooter'

Authorities have released a sketch of the suspect, described by witnesses as a light-skinned Latino or white man in his 20s. She was shot well outside the killer's Maryvale radius but under the same circumstances as his other victims. "Although I'm sad to see her go, I'm happy she has the opportunity to return home to be with her family", said City...

Read more

  • Iran says United Nations report on its ballistic missile tests 'unrealistic'
Iran says United Nations report on its ballistic missile tests 'unrealistic'

The Secretary General expresses concern over the ballistic missile launches and their "potential to increase tensions in the region". The vast majority of these attempts have been thwarted-which makes sense, since these are the ones the authorities know about-but " Iran's covert and intensive procurement activities on German soil are expected to...

Read more

  • Area baby born with defect from Zika virus
Area baby born with defect from Zika virus

Both tested positive for the virus. A photo of the mosquito that carries the Zika virus. In February, officials in Dallas confirmed the first case of the virus being contracted by male to female via sexual intercourse. While local transmission in Texas remains likely, according to DSHS, public health officials do not expect widespread transmiss...

Read more

  • Pakistan announces day of mourning for philanthropist Maulana Edhi
Pakistan announces day of mourning for philanthropist Maulana Edhi

One of the world's most famous humanitarians, Pakistan's Abdul Sattar Edhi, has died at the age of 88. President Mamnoon Hussain prayed to Allah Almighty for salvation of the departed soul and grant his family patience and forbearance. Federal and provincial governments had already announced three days of mourning. He picked up mutilated bodies f...

Read more

  • Police detain homeless man in Rome over killing of Wisconsin student
Police detain homeless man in Rome over killing of Wisconsin student

Massimo Galioto , 40, a local homeless man, has been fingered as the culprit by investigators. The student was injured in the head and showed blood on his shirt. "He overcame all of that", Jake Solomon said, noting that his brother became an athlete. The 19-year-old was part of a study overseas program. Solomon's body was found without a wallet or ...

Read more

  • Mourners gather for funeral of black man killed by police
Mourners gather for funeral of black man killed by police

The viewing and funeral, which are open to the public, are being held at the F.G. Clark Activity Center at Southern. One mourner wore a T-shirt that said "No Justice, No Peace" on the back of it. Baton Rouge Police Chief Carl Dabadie said threats like that justified an increased show of force at the demonstrations, as officers donned riot gear an...

Read more

  • Shame on you Justice Ginsburg - resign now
Shame on you Justice Ginsburg - resign now

It's no surprise that Ginsburg isn't a big fan of Trump (she is known for her liberal views and was nominated by former President Bill Clinton.) But justices usually avoid commenting on politics; particularly politics related to who should be the next president, likely to nominate at least one other justice they'll work with.

Read more