• Republican National Convention begins today
Republican National Convention begins today

Ohioans cast their ballots for home-state Gov. Kasich in the primary (and he had so.much.confetti when he won), and they're paying for it by being cast off to the side. He opted to drive to Cleveland with others in the delegation to save money. Republicans always have a harder time recruiting Hollywood A-listers than do Democrats, and Trump is ...

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  • Big surprise awaits JoJo Fletcher at rose ceremony
Big surprise awaits JoJo Fletcher at rose ceremony

Watch the hometown dates episode on Monday, July 18, followed by the overnight dates on July 25. First, JoJo heads to Colorado to meet Chase's family, where she learns that his parents' divorce is so bitter, that she will have to meet with each of them separately.

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  • Boris Johnson's plane in unscheduled landing outside London
Boris Johnson's plane in unscheduled landing outside London

Mr Johnson also revealed he had had a "very good conversation" with the EU's foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini yesterday. 'But that in no sense means we are leaving Europe. The foreign ministers' summit came as Mrs May was visiting Wales, which joined England in voting for Brexit, to underline her commitment to withdrawal.

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  • France and Portugal make rival claims for Euro 2016 'history'
France and Portugal make rival claims for Euro 2016 'history'

The two now hold the keys to Sunday's final, in which France will chase a third European title after 1984 and 2000 and a third triumph on home soil after Euro 1984 and the 1998 World Cup . But we still have that final step to take to finish this competition in the best possible fashion. "Ronaldo can be nearly anonymous in the game, but he still ...

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  • Baton Rouge shooter sought, ambushed officers
Baton Rouge shooter sought, ambushed officers

President Barack Obama condemned the "cowardly" shooting and demanded an end to attacks on law enforcement. Yesterday, we awoke to another tragedy in our city, and now we mourn the loss of several police officers. "I swear to God I love this city, but I wonder if this city loves me". "In uniform I get nasty hateful looks and out of uniform so...

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  • Kashmir unrest: Civilian killed as army fires on protestors
Kashmir unrest: Civilian killed as army fires on protestors

Clashes have left the 39 persons dead and over 3100 wounded. "The injured were shifted to Soura medical hospital where condition of one of the youth was critical", witnesses said. A statement issued by the newspaper editors, printers and publishers of Kashmir said they strongly condemned the government's action. Even the data speed of broadband ser...

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  • Dumpster Fires, Fishing And Travel: These Republicans Are Sitting Out The RNC
Dumpster Fires, Fishing And Travel: These Republicans Are Sitting Out The RNC

Rob Portman, who is facing a tough re-election bid against former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland. "We are not isolating our campaign to just segments of the population; we're going to be focusing on all of society", top Trump aide Paul Manafort said on CBS' "Face the Nation".

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  • Congress always had 'Plan B' in Arunachal Pradesh
Congress always had 'Plan B' in Arunachal Pradesh

He immediately assumes charge as CM in New Delhi's Arunachal Bhawan, replacing Pul and speaks with the state chief secretary and DGP. Supreme Court's landmark July 13 ruling on Arunachal not only reiterated the sanctity of the floor test, but also makes it crystal clear that the governor can not be seen to have such powers and functions as would ...

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  • David Cameron leaves Downing Street for last time as UK PM
David Cameron leaves Downing Street for last time as UK PM

This little scene-stealer was none other than the former premier's younger daughter, Florence Rose Endellion Cameron. "No one had a clue who I was until eventually someone said , 'Hey!" Before thanking Samantha for keeping him "vaguely sane" during six years in office, he said his children saw his red box - used for Government papers - as some...

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  • Sagan edges Kristoff in photo finish to win 16th stage
Sagan edges Kristoff in photo finish to win 16th stage

In what could be best described as a 'transitional' stage, the riders took it easy following a couple of tough days in the Pyrenees . The world champion also said that today could have panned out differently for Cancellara on the 209km stage if he'd been able to attack on the final climb, however the pace was so high that much of the peloton s...

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  • China Admiral Warns Freedom of Navigation Patrols Could End 'in Disaster'
China Admiral Warns Freedom of Navigation Patrols Could End 'in Disaster'

China has repeatedly blamed the United States for stirring up trouble in the South China Sea, a strategic waterway through which more than $5 trillion of trade moves annually. Afterwards, it landed two civilian aircraft on new airstrips on the disputed Mischief and Subi reefs. China says if its interests in the South China Sea are threatened, it ...

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  • Queen appoints Theresa May as Britain's Prime Minister
Queen appoints Theresa May as Britain's Prime Minister

Cameron stepped down after Britons rejected his entreaties to stay in the European Union, sending shock waves across the 28-nation bloc. Ms. May, the former Interior Minister who succeeds David Cameron after seeing off several rivals for leader of the Conservative Party, becomes Britain's second female leader after Margaret Thatcher.

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  • Turkish president purges military after failed coup
Turkish president purges military after failed coup

The EU and USA have urged Turkish authorities to show restraint and respect the rule of law in the aftermath of the failed coup on Friday (15 July). The unrest in Turkey is being monitored by the British government as the country aims to restore stability in the wake of the attempted military coup, Downing Street has said .

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  • Malaysia urges all parties to resolve disputes jointly
Malaysia urges all parties to resolve disputes jointly

The Taiwanese government had on Tuesday said it rejected the tribunal's conclusion, declaring that it is not legally binding. "Secretary Yasay will discuss within the context of ASEM's agenda the Philippines' peaceful and rules-based approach on the South China Sea and the need for parties to respect the recent decision", the foreign affairs depa...

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  • French police arrest two more in connection with Nice attack
French police arrest two more in connection with Nice attack

She was released Sunday morning without charge. "They were hanging on the door so trying to save other people's lives". Five children remain in intensive care. "The investigation will establish the facts, but we know now that the killer was radicalised very quickly ", he told newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche .

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  • DeGrom tosses 1-hitter, Mets beat Phillies 5-0
DeGrom tosses 1-hitter, Mets beat Phillies 5-0

After deGrom endured a first half of the season filled with concern about a dip in velocity and a lat injury that forced him to miss two starts, he began the second half nearly as well as any pitcher could. DeGrom needed just 89 pitches to get through eight innings, and that allowed him to pursue the complete game. In the seventh, d'Arnaud led of...

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  • Perez, Lucroy homers propel Brewers past Reds
Perez, Lucroy homers propel Brewers past Reds

He allowed two runs on nine base hits in that outing and walked one batter while striking out three. Reds manager Bryan Price argued the call and ultimately was ejected. Since struggling in his first three starts, going 0-3 with 13 earned runs allowed in 13 1/3 innings, Davies responded by going 6-1 with a 3.24 ERA in 12 starts with seven quali...

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  • Rain possible in the Eugene-Springfield area
Rain possible in the Eugene-Springfield area

It's going to be hot with high temperatures in the low to mid 90s. Tuesday's forecast calls for partly sunny skies with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs Tuesday will be 5-10 degrees warmer than Monday as we will also see a slight increase in clouds. Winds: SW/W 5-15 miles per hour. Saturday: Mostly sunny with a 20...

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  • Fox News' Ailes Hires Estrich, Top Legal Gun for Carlson Case
Fox News' Ailes Hires Estrich, Top Legal Gun for Carlson Case

Rupert Murdoch and his sons have reportedly unanimously made a decision to oust Roger Ailes , the head of Fox News , who is at the centre of a sexual harassment lawsuit. James Murdoch reportedly insisted that Ailes should be given a choice regarding whether he wants to be fired or resign. A spokesman for 21st Century Fox declined to comment ...

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  • New British foreign secretary arrives for first EU meeting
New British foreign secretary arrives for first EU meeting

A 45-minute meeting last night with the bloc's high representative for foreign affairs, Federica Mogherin, was described as "warm and productive" and touched on Turkey, Nice and elements of Brexit. New Prime Minister Theresa May's appointment of Johnson, the figurehead of the victorious campaign to take Britain out of the European Union, triggere...

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