• Trump, family meet at Pence's home amid VP speculation
Trump, family meet at Pence's home amid VP speculation

On Wednesday night, Trump announced on Twitter that he would name his choice for running mate Friday at 11 a.m.in Manhattan. That is the same day Pence would have to surrender his bid for re-election as governor. In a rather big blow to Pence's chances of becoming Trump's running mate, Trump told The Wall Street Journal in a telephone interview...

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  • Senate confirms Baltimore's Carla Hayden as Librarian of Congress
Senate confirms Baltimore's Carla Hayden as Librarian of Congress

Her renewable term is 10 years. I look forward to working with the dedicated staff of the Library of Congress. Hayden is now the chief executive of the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, where she earned praise for keeping the library open during unrest in the city after the shooting death of Freddie Gray.

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  • Clinton, Sanders supporters rally outside Portsmouth event
Clinton, Sanders supporters rally outside Portsmouth event

Jim Jordan, R-Ohio. Sanders said he will go to all corners of the country to drum up support for Clinton now. Now he's promised to help Clinton campaign against Donald Trump. "Those that have gone from "feeling the Bern" to feeling just plain burned will have two choices", Goldford said. New Hampshire is a state Sanders won handily during the p...

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  • With SC order in hand, Nabam Tuki resumes duty as Arunachal CM
With SC order in hand, Nabam Tuki resumes duty as Arunachal CM

Justice Khehar pronounced the voluminous main judgement and read out the operative portion, saying that the order of the governor dated December 9, 2015, preponing the session of legislative assembly from January 14, 2016, to December 16, 2015, is violative of Article 163 read with Article 174 of the Constitution and as such is liable to be quashed...

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  • Iran says has agreed with France to join nuclear fusion project
Iran says has agreed with France to join nuclear fusion project

Araqchi made the remarks during a televised interview aired by the state broadcaster IRIB July 12. The Iranians have disabled a heavy water plant that would have produced plutonium usable in a weapon. Although the CISSM results show that 45% of those who said the Iranian economy is staying the same or getting worse say that it is doing so for reaso...

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  • Slipknot's Corey Taylor hopes music can heal All Lives Matter anger
Slipknot's Corey Taylor hopes music can heal All Lives Matter anger

This includes, but isn't limited to, increasing the use of special prosecutors in police-misconduct investigations; implementing improved and robust law enforcement training, including de-escalation; and mandating data collection on police misconduct and fatalities and injuries involving the police to ensure transparency.

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  • Swiss aid workers evacuated from South Sudan
Swiss aid workers evacuated from South Sudan

On top of the troops going to the country, Obama said there are another roughly 130 troops in Djibouti ready to provide assistance as necessary. It warned of fresh fighting after days of deadly gun battles that have sent thousands fleeing and sparked the evacuation of foreign nationals.

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  • Trump and family's meeting with Mike Pence fuels VP speculation
Trump and family's meeting with Mike Pence fuels VP speculation

Jeff Sessions of Alabama. Sources claim Trump's children are pushing their father to pick Pence, while the billionaire is leaning towards Christie . "He's a gifted debater", the source said, and "the most publicity that any VP candidate is going to get is the debate". Paul Manafort, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee's campaign ...

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  • Dollars and Pence: Is the Indiana Governor Donald Trump's Pick for VP?
Dollars and Pence: Is the Indiana Governor Donald Trump's Pick for VP?

Trump and Sessions finally left for California around 4 p.m. In addition to Pence, Trump said Tuesday his other top picks are former house speaker Newt Gingrich and New Jersey governor Chris Christie. "Trump's gut is Christie", one source said. She would meet the minimum age requirement for vice president when she turns 35 at the end of October. ...

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  • India orders probe into Zakir Naik's public documents
India orders probe into Zakir Naik's public documents

The video was broadcast on Peace TV , which is run by Naik. The move comes after it was found that some of the Dhaka cafe attackers, who killed 20 hostages, followed controversial Indian Islamic televangelist Zakir Naik and were inspired by his misinterpretations of Islam.

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  • Will Hague Tribunal's South China Sea Ruling Inflame U.S.-China Tensions?
Will Hague Tribunal's South China Sea Ruling Inflame U.S.-China Tensions?

Liu Zhenmin, China's vice foreign minister, told a press conference in Beijing that China's sovereignty over the bulk of the South China Sea wouldn't be affected by a decision by the International Court for Arbitration , which went overwhelmingly in favor of the Philippines.

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  • David Cameron to resign Wednesday
David Cameron to resign Wednesday

May was speaking immediately upon her return from Buckingham Palace, where she was invited by the queen to form a government. Mr Cameron concluded: "It has been the greatest honour of my life to serve our country as Prime Minister over these last six years and to serve as leader of my party over 11 years".

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  • Cleveland to provide security briefing on GOP convention
Cleveland to provide security briefing on GOP convention

The Democratic National Convention , scheduled for July 25-28 in Philadelphia, has only about $1.3 million left to raise, boosted by a $10 million infusion this week of state funds, former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell said Wednesday. "That gang, they call themselves Never hashtag, whatever, I just call 'em Republicans Against Trump , or RAT...

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  • Zimbabwe pastor charged with attempting to overthrow government
Zimbabwe pastor charged with attempting to overthrow government

The pastor has been at the heart of a social media campaign denouncing the government's management of the economy. The police arrived with water cannons while dozens of #ThisFlag movement supporters wrapped Zimbabwe flags around their necks, a symbol of support for Mawarire.

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  • 'I'll kill criminals' Duterte sworn in as Philippines president
'I'll kill criminals' Duterte sworn in as Philippines president

Duterte took his oath after former President Benigno Aquino III officially stepped down from office. New Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, right, and Vice President Leni Robredo face the media as the two meet for the first time at the Change-of-Command ceremony for incoming Armed Forces chief Gen.

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  • Turkish Airlines chosen 'Best Airline in Europe'
Turkish Airlines chosen 'Best Airline in Europe'

Guests travelling on Premium Flatbeds can also enjoy premium complimentary products and services, including priority check-in, boarding and baggage clearance, as well as 40kg baggage allowance, complimentary meals, pillow and duvet. 'We listen carefully to our customers, and then relentlessly challenge ourselves to deliver and exceed expectations. ...

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  • Germany's Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum says no Pokemon Go
Germany's Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum says no Pokemon Go

According to the BBC , game developers Niantic Labs are yet to respond to their pleas of removing the locations from the game. It carefully acknowledges that Pokemon Go on its own is a fun and worthwhile game, but that it doesn't belong in a place like the Holocaust Museum.

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  • Voters will have final say on Clinton and emails
Voters will have final say on Clinton and emails

While Comey did not recommend charges, he sharply criticized Clinton's handling of classified information on the private server which she used while serving as secretary of state from 2009 to 2013. She told the committee Tuesday that it was a "social conversation". Lynch said there was no need to. The exchanges were in keeping with the tense to...

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  • Trump huddles with VP finalists Pence, Gingrich, Christie in Ind.
Trump huddles with VP finalists Pence, Gingrich, Christie in Ind.

Trump is expected to make an official announcement on Friday , according to a source close to the matter. On a Tuesday night in a youth sports hall in Westfield, Indiana, Donald Trump delivered what so far is the political line of the year: "Who the hell knows?" Pence said to look no further than the state to his west to see what this election i...

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  • Trump to announce VP pick on Friday, advisor tells CNN
Trump to announce VP pick on Friday, advisor tells CNN

A split appears to be emerging among conservatives about who Donald Trump should choose as his vice president, as the presumptive Republican presidential nominee prepares to announce his running mate, according to conversations with several prominent Republicans.

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