• Will an RNC Revolt Go Down in Ohio?
Will an RNC Revolt Go Down in Ohio?

He's a bigot. "There's a potential for that to happen", said Darrell West, vice president and director of governance studies at the Brookings Institution, a Washington research center. Stovall says he doesn't know if Moody is right, that most of the county's delegation wants a rules change that would allow them to vote for a nominee based on pers...

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  • Baton Rouge police killer 'was seeking out police'
Baton Rouge police killer 'was seeking out police'

While several law enforcement officials told NBC News that the shooter was Gavin Long, of Kansas City, Missouri, Edmonson said police were not yet releasing the suspect's identity. While in the military, Long was awarded several medals, including one for good conduct, and received an honorable discharge. His occupational expertise was listed as "d...

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  • Florida players arrested, face charges for shooting BB gun
Florida players arrested, face charges for shooting BB gun

Sunday. Campus police responded on July 15 at about 11:30 p.m.to a report of property damage. The officer later identified Cleveland and Wells by their ID cards. Cleveland and Wells, also a four-star recruit, are childhood friends from their time together in Jacksonville, Fla., and are now roommates. Cleveland was born and raised in Jacksonvill...

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  • Successful Launch: Dragon Cargo Capsule
Successful Launch: Dragon Cargo Capsule

Success in recovering rockets is crucial to the company's space program, which seeks to drastically cut cost of travel by reusing the rockets. The first such space taxi could be ready for a space station visit as early as next year. Eight minutes after launch, the first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket successfully landed at SpaceX's landing pad a...

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  • Co-Author of Donald Trump's Book Says Trump Presidency Would Be 'Terrifying'
Co-Author of Donald Trump's Book Says Trump Presidency Would Be 'Terrifying'

Asked to respond to Schwartz's claims, Trump told The New Yorker that he, not Schwartz, had done the writing for " The Art of the Deal ", something that Howard Kaminsky, then the head of publisher Random House, denied. "He didn't write the book", Trump told the New Yorker . I never in a million years thought he would run for president. "I had a ...

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  • Clinton campaigns with Senator Tim Kaine, possible V-P pick
Clinton campaigns with Senator Tim Kaine, possible V-P pick

And it also underscores how important it will be for Clinton to activate Obama's coalition of black, Latino, female and young voters to turn out in large numbers amid a negative election environment against Trump . Somewhat alarmingly for Clinton, however, is that her lead shrinks when the poll is limited just to voters who say they definitely w...

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  • Another peaceful Black Lives Matter protest in Tampa
Another peaceful Black Lives Matter protest in Tampa

The Black Lives Matter movement has now been accused of having no respect for police authority. But since joining in that first prayer they now want to take the showing of unity a step further. member. I hope that the next time Morristown's BLM leader, T'Anna Kimbrough, calls for a demonstration she lets me know. "We have to kill that fear and ...

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  • Baton Rouge police killer: A former Marine from Kansas City
Baton Rouge police killer: A former Marine from Kansas City

The Los Angeles Times , citing a federal law enforcement official, said Long was a "black separatist", but the publication did not provide any further details. All three were married and had family. The gunman, identified as Gavin Eugene Long, from Kansas City, Missouri, also died at the scene. He received an honourable discharge, and won se...

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  • Freddie Gray case: Verdict expected for highest ranking officer
Freddie Gray case: Verdict expected for highest ranking officer

Prosecutors had accused Rice, the highest-ranking officer charged in Gray's case, with involuntary manslaughter, misconduct in office and reckless endangerment. If there are any hints into how the judge might rule, it came last week, when Judge Williams dismissed a second degree assault charge due to lack of evidence.

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  • Trump Says He'll Attend Republican Convention Tonight for Wife Melania's Speech
Trump Says He'll Attend Republican Convention Tonight for Wife Melania's Speech

Both delegates are not buying into the so-called "Never Trump" group being able to disrupt the process and turning the convention on its ear. Late Sunday, 14 insurgent members of the convention rules committee emailed their fellow GOP delegates asking them to oppose the rules that panel approved, saying its proposals included "abuses of power".

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  • Turkey Arrests 6000 Following Failed Coup
Turkey Arrests 6000 Following Failed Coup

The facility is a major North Atlantic Treaty Organisation installation hosting US forces that control a stockpile of nuclear weapons. Erdogan accuses followers of Gulen of trying to create a "parallel structure" within the courts, police, armed forces and media with an aim to topple the state.

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  • Baltimore officer acquitted in custody death
Baltimore officer acquitted in custody death

Brian Rice of all charges related to Gray's arrest and death. As the Baltimore Sun reports , the judge was open to hearing interpretations of the events surrounding Gray's arrest from both sides, but it sounds like the prosecution's version of the story was coming across as a bit of a stretch.

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  • Sheriff: 4 arrested for aiding murder suspect's escape
Sheriff: 4 arrested for aiding murder suspect's escape

After confirming that fugitive murder suspect Dayonte Resiles was not working alone in his pre-planned escape from the Broward County Courthouse, four of his alleged accomplices have been arrested. He shed his jail jumpsuit and ran outside. Stern and Russell were then waiting at a location on the north side of the courthouse, just south of the Ne...

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  • Possible Trump VP Calls On GOP Establishment To 'Check Their Egos'
Possible Trump VP Calls On GOP Establishment To 'Check Their Egos'

Flynn said. "They are the ones that have to make the decision because they're the ones that are going to decide to bring up the child or not". On Wednesday, Trump told Fox News that he had 10 people left on his short list, including two former generals.

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  • Donald Trump introduces Mike Pence as running mate in Manhattan
Donald Trump introduces Mike Pence as running mate in Manhattan

Trump walked onto a stage filled with American flags, the podium devoid of Pence's name, still bearing just the Trump branding. They say Pence's reliability is enough to make them confident marking the ballot this November to send Trump to the White House.

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  • Funeral for slain Dallas Police Sgt. Michael Smith
Funeral for slain Dallas Police Sgt. Michael Smith

Memorial services were held Wednesday for three of the Dallas police officers slain by a sniper at a Black Lives Matter protest last week, with each man solemnly saluted for his courage and ultimate sacrifice. Just a week earlier, the teenager had broken down in sobs as his mother talked about his father's death and had to be led away from those ...

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  • Recep Tayyip Erdogan rounds up suspected plotters of Turkey coup attempt
Recep Tayyip Erdogan rounds up suspected plotters of Turkey coup attempt

President Erdogan told a crowd on Sunday that Turkey would consider reinstating the death penalty. "They locked their radars on his plane and on two other F-16s protecting him", a former Turkish military officer told Reuters . On the same day, U.S. President Barack Obama reiterated the "unwavering support" for the democratically elected civilian g...

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  • Chaffetz's Federal Bureau of Investigation referral on Hillary perjury a time bomb?
Chaffetz's Federal Bureau of Investigation referral on Hillary perjury a time bomb?

FBI Director James Comey recently announced that his agency would not be recommending that Hillary Clinton be charged with any wrongdoing in the matter of her State Department emails. Comey refuted Clinton's oft-repeated claim that she had never sent nor received classified information. The State Department's inspector general has already condu...

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  • Paul Ryan: Trump Needs to 'Clean Up' His Tweets
Paul Ryan: Trump Needs to 'Clean Up' His Tweets

That low number prompted widespread concern among Republicans that the NY businessman, a newcomer to politics, would be unable to compete with Democrat Hillary Clinton's massive fundraising operation. Still, Trump's June haul is less than Hillary Clinton's , who raised $68.5 million - $40.5 for the campaign and $28 million for the Democratic Nat...

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  • Cumberland County delegates to Republican National Convention
Cumberland County delegates to Republican National Convention

Each U.S. state and territory have three representatives for a total of 168. Denouncing presumed Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, and demanding that top corporate backers of this month's GOP convention - especially Walmart - pull out, dozens of unionists spent a sweltering noon hour on July 7 in D.C.

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