• Menendez pushes for new sanctions against Iran
Menendez pushes for new sanctions against Iran

The Mideast's wars pit USA and Iranian proxies in conflict. But in the United States, in Iran, and across the Middle East, the agreement has always been viewed through a much broader lens-as a waystation toward Iranian-American rapprochement, as an instrument for addressing the vicious cycle of sectarian violence that threatens to consume the reg...

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  • Trump Targets Clinton With Pokemon GO Parody
Trump Targets Clinton With Pokemon GO Parody

But in North Carolina's gubernatorial race, Democrat Roy Cooper had a 4-point, 49 percent to 45 percent lead over Republican Gov. Trump supporters are 90 percent "yes", and 88 percent of Clinton supporters have made up their minds. She'll also promise to create a clearer immigration system where immigrants with "sympathetic cases" or a histo...

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  • Crews probe if debris from missing Hawaii plane
Crews probe if debris from missing Hawaii plane

News sources report that 26-year-old David McMahon, of Kailua was one of the two individuals on board. The plane was reportedly traveling from Maui to Kona. Now searching are HC-130 Hercules airplane crews and MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crews from Air Station Barbers Point with a Navy MH-60R helicopter crew from the USS Chung Hoon (DDG-93).

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  • Nice Bastille terror attack: Were England fans the original target?
Nice Bastille terror attack: Were England fans the original target?

The driver, identified Friday as Mohamed Bouhlel, a 31-year-old Nice resident, was shot and killed by police. One image on Twitter shows dozens of people lying injured on the floor with another showing a white lorry stopped in the middle of the street with four police officers observing it from a nearby palm tree.

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  • No known threats here after Nice attack
No known threats here after Nice attack

I could not believe it. "But then I saw him aiming at people and crushing them". The attacker fires several shots before being killed by police gunfire. He called the carnage, which came as France celebrated the anniversary of the 1789 revolutionary storming of the Bastille, an attack on liberty by fanatics who despised human rights.

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  • Graphic video of police fatally shooting unarmed teen released by police
Graphic video of police fatally shooting unarmed teen released by police

At a press conference Wednesday, Fresno police chief Jerry Dyer stressed the importance of making the right decision about what consequences the officers involved might face and asked the community to remain calm. The prosecutor's office is investigating the shooting and their probe is expected to conclude next month. After learning the body ca...

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  • Killer Cops: Slain Dallas Officer's Ties to White Supremacy
Killer Cops: Slain Dallas Officer's Ties to White Supremacy

A sniper opend fire following a Black Lives Matter march in Dallas killing five police officers and injuring 12 others. A funeral will be held Thursday for one of the five Dallas police officers killed last week by a sniper during a rally against police violence.

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  • Standing Up! President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter Protests At Police Memorial
Standing Up! President Obama Defends Black Lives Matter Protests At Police Memorial

Svens Telemaque stands on a picnic table to address the crowd during a Black Lives Matter rally in Nelson Mandela Park in Montreal Wednesday July 13, 2016. He did so while also speaking about bigotry being a problem in our police departments, and paid tribute to the fallen officers for sacrificing their lives to protect anti-police protesters.

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  • 1st LD: US Republican Donald Trump picks Mike Pence as running mate
1st LD: US Republican Donald Trump picks Mike Pence as running mate

In addition to Pence's deadline in IN, the Republican convention kicks off in Cleveland Monday. Pence brings all-important executive and legislative experience to the ticket, which could assuage concerns among conservatives that Trump lacks governing knowledge or the skills to navigate Congress.

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  • Ginsburg apologizes for
Ginsburg apologizes for "ill-advised" criticism of Trump

Some legal-ethics experts have said Ginsburg might need to disqualify herself in the event of a Supreme Court case that could decide the election. Earlier this week, Justice Ginsburg called Mr. She plainly came to realize her mistake in revealing her anti-Trump sentiment and feeding the turmoil of this election year. Ginsburg has served on the ...

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  • No Tebow: Former NFL QB denies NYT report on speaking at RNC
No Tebow: Former NFL QB denies NYT report on speaking at RNC

Former reality TV star Tim Tebow returned from the Philippines this week to find out that he'd be speaking at Great Overlord Donald Trump's Republican National Convention next week. "They were people who have super PACs, who still were trying to get over the fact that Donald Trump had beaten them". Paul Manafort, Trump's campaign chairman, does...

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  • Cleveland chief estimates a third of police will have GOP convention duties
Cleveland chief estimates a third of police will have GOP convention duties

His priority is a "smooth convention", Evans added. "It's normal for us", said Toni Anne Dashiell, a member of the party's national committee. But Trump's camp pushed back on the numbers, saying that Evans' estimate vastly undervalued Trump's support in Cleveland.

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  • Delegates get Ready to Nominate Trump at RNC
Delegates get Ready to Nominate Trump at RNC

The presumptive Republican nominee predicts that protests against police violence which followed the fatal shooting of five police officers in Dallas last week "might be just the beginning for this summer". Some dissidents are organizing an uphill effort to try heading off Trump's nomination. "This is a matter of saving the party", Unruh said. ...

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  • Stream of mourners pay respect to Alton Sterling
Stream of mourners pay respect to Alton Sterling

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP ) - Mourners gather Friday to pay their last respects to a 37-year-old black man shot and killed in an encounter with two white police officers in Louisiana, a killing that helped fuel protests nationwide over the treatment of African-Americans by police.

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  • Accused murderer of Halliburton family member escapes Florida court
Accused murderer of Halliburton family member escapes Florida court

Prosecutors say Resiles killed Su during an attempted burglary and filed papers earlier this year that they planned to seek the death penalty. The Broward County Courthouse went into complete lockdown as a result of the escape. Joshua Rydell, who was in an adjacent courtroom at the time, said his client witnessed Resiles scuffling with a deputy...

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  • What Trump and Clinton say the Dallas shootings mean for policing
What Trump and Clinton say the Dallas shootings mean for policing

Then again, Cruz's acceptance of Trump's invitation to speak is hardly surprising given that he's reportedly already preparing to run for president again in 2020. Two men died after being shot by police officers, and at a protest over those deaths in Dallas, 5 officers were killed and many others were wounded.

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  • NYC announces $3 million plan to build 50 new soccer fields
NYC announces $3 million plan to build 50 new soccer fields

It's his first fund-raising numbers made public since it was revealed earlier this year that his money-gathering operations were under investigation by the FBI. The New York City Soccer Initiative is yet another example of the growth of the sport's popularity in the U.S.as the county attempts to catch up with its European competitors.

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  • Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Apologizes for Criticizing Donald Trump
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Apologizes for Criticizing Donald Trump

He says whatever comes into his head.... "He really has an ego", she told CNN . Ginsburg's remarks to CNN as well as to the Associated Press and The New York Times created a highly unusual week at the Supreme Court. "Given that her loss of judgment is not likely something that happened in the last day or two, it would seem that any Supre...

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  • Donald Trump Calls for Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Resignation Following 'Faker' Comments
Donald Trump Calls for Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Resignation Following 'Faker' Comments

This past Monday, Justice Ginsburg told CNN that Donald Trump "is a faker ". In response to Ginsburg's comments, Trump said the justice, who is 83, should resign from her position. U.S. Supreme Court justices are not required to follow the code of judicial conduct that applies to judges on lower federal courts. On July 11, she attacked ...

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  • Donald Trump Gives #NeverTrump the Finger Gloating They Were Crushed Last Night
Donald Trump Gives #NeverTrump the Finger Gloating They Were Crushed Last Night

The last gasp of the #NeverTrump movement came following a truncated debate and a voice vote against allowing Republican delegates to "follow their conscience". The effort against Trump is being pushed by those within the party who view him as an unqualified candidate who has alienated women and minorities and could lead the party to devastating ...

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