• Trump introduces Pence as VP
Trump introduces Pence as VP

He's the top of the ticket and that's always the person who does most of the talking, so what jumped out at you Nomiki? Voters have spoken, and "I am exhausted of being dictated to by people in Washington, D.C. Josh Pitcock, Pence's federal lobbyist and a former congressional staffer for Pence, will write policy for the Pence VP campaign. "I ...

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  • Pakistan's Kim Kardashian killed by her brother to save family honor
Pakistan's Kim Kardashian killed by her brother to save family honor

I am not ashamed of my act", he said. Waseem, who had fled the scene after committing the murder on Saturday before finally being caught said that he had no regrets whatsoever. She achieved fame through her racy Facebook posts, which were condemned by conservatives but praised by the more liberal among Pakistan's citizenry.

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  • Asian stocks mixed on Turkey coup attempt, better China data
Asian stocks mixed on Turkey coup attempt, better China data

The yen fell 0.7 percent to 105.60 per dollar and the euro rose 0.1 percent to $1.1046. Jorge Mariscal, chief investment officer for emerging markets at UBS Wealth Management, said the coup was a reminder of the importance of the country-specific risks in emerging markets: "If uncertainty persists, it will likely induce capital flight out of ...

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  • USA student confirmed dead in Nice attack
USA student confirmed dead in Nice attack

But Leslie was missing, prompting a frantic search by the university, local officials and family. At least 84 people were killed, 10 of them children, and 202 more were wounded. Three of Leslie's peers were injured in the attack - two with broken legs and one with a broken foot, university officials reported. "In a time when we are absolutely d...

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  • Melania Trump takes her turn in spotlight at GOP convention
Melania Trump takes her turn in spotlight at GOP convention

A number of delegates had also demanded a "roll call", which would allow every state to give their opinion. Convention speakers planned to relentlessly paint the presumptive Democratic nominee as entrenched in a system that fails to keep Americans safe.

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  • North Korea arrests defector who 'worked as South Korea agent'
North Korea arrests defector who 'worked as South Korea agent'

Ko, 53, defected to the South in 2014 after fleeing the North a year earlier, the report said. "In a statement issued by the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country of the DPRK, the North's state committee on inter-Korean affairs, North Korea said, "(Park) must not forget even a moment that the DPRK's nuclear force for self-defens...

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  • New Star Trek TV Series Will Boldly Go On Netflix
New Star Trek TV Series Will Boldly Go On Netflix

According to the official press release , the Star Trek Netflix deal covers 188 countries, excluding the USA and Canada. Each episode will be available to Irish audiences within 24 hours of its USA broadcasting on CBS. In Canada, Star Trek will be available through Bell Media, on linear and subscription VOD in English and French. The new S...

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  • Sanders to endorse Clinton Tuesday
Sanders to endorse Clinton Tuesday

Sanders had earlier said that he would not endorse Clinton for president until they meet and he could measure her commitment to combating wealth inequality, and other issues that powered his presidential campaign. "While they wanted to hear about how to beat Donald Trump - and how Sanders might help them win the House back - he was talking abou...

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  • Police kill militants, say 1 may be Indonesia's most wanted
Police kill militants, say 1 may be Indonesia's most wanted

Central Sulawesi police chief Rudy Sufahriadi said the gunfight took place around 5:00pm local time, when a patrol saw a group of people washing by a river bank. The militant, who has been hiding out in the Poso jungles, is known to use an M-16. He pledged allegiance to Islamic State in 2014. More than 2,500 security forces personnel, including e...

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  • Christie 'relieved' Trump tapped governor as VP
Christie 'relieved' Trump tapped governor as VP

He also didn't name another reported contender for the position, former House speaker Newt Gingrich, as he said: "We don't need another big mouth from Congress, quite frankly". "He and I had talked about it at length", Gingrich said. Christie's remarks also came a day after three police officers were shot and killed in Baton Rouge, La., the secon...

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  • Stunning Stenson: 'The Iceman' captures British Open
Stunning Stenson: 'The Iceman' captures British Open

He lost that lead on the next hole when Stenson had the first of three straight birdies. The 40-year-old Swede also became only the second man after Johnny Miller to shoot a final round 63 in winning a major championship. Holmes finished third, 11 shots behind the runner-up. This was heavyweight material, reminiscent of the "Duel in the Sun"...

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  • Top lines from the GOP convention's first night
Top lines from the GOP convention's first night

He told the crowd of more than 2000 delegates that Trump was the candidate running for president who would best support the military and the nation's police officers. The Trump campaign was counting on her, and Mr. Trump's children, to introduce another side of the candidate to voters familiar with his public persona as a businessman, reality T...

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  • Unrepentant brother admits to killing Qandeel
Unrepentant brother admits to killing Qandeel

Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch was strangled to death over the weekend, with her brother confessing to the murder as an "honour killing". "I gave her a tablet and then strangled her". "As a women we must stand up for ourselves", she wrote on Facebook on July 14. "I planned this after her scandal with the mufti and was waiting fo...

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  • Melania Trump highlights day one of RNC
Melania Trump highlights day one of RNC

Melania Trump stepped to center stage Monday for the highest-profile speech of her life, offering testimony to the character of her husband Donald Trump . The Slovenian-born former model had used the speech to portray her husband as a tough but compassionate unifying force. "It's not a movement", top Trump adviser Paul Manafort said Monday ...

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  • German train attack: Afghan refugee 'had IS flag in room'
German train attack: Afghan refugee 'had IS flag in room'

Joachim Herrmann, the interior minister of Bavaria state, said the assailant had arrived as an unaccompanied minor in Germany and had lived at first in a shelter and then more recently with a foster family in nearby Ochsenfurt. A fifth family member, a 17-year-old son, was not hurt. Hong Kong's top official, Chief Executive Leung Chun-Ying, conde...

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  • Third Officer Acquitted in Death of Freddie Gray
Third Officer Acquitted in Death of Freddie Gray

A Baltimore judge on Monday found police Lt. Brian Rice not guilty of all charges related to the arrest and death of Freddie Gray . Monday, Ryan again called for the prosecutor, Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby, to drop the remaining cases.

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  • Bus with Chinese tourists catches fire in Taiwan, killing 26
Bus with Chinese tourists catches fire in Taiwan, killing 26

A video taken from a auto passing by the bus showed flames coming out of the windows of the vehicle with about one-third of its body extending out of the roadway. But the collision caused the front doors to wedge shut - leaving all passengers trapped inside as flames tore through the bus. They had been on their way to Taoyuan airport at the end o...

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  • Duterte greets PH Muslims on Eid'l Fitr
Duterte greets PH Muslims on Eid'l Fitr

The Muslim Ummah of the South West Nigeria (MUSWEN) has urged Muslims to continue to pray for peace and tranquility in the country even after the celebration of Eid-el-Fitr. Hindu families visited the houses of their Muslim friends and greeted them on the occasion. Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said: "Eid (al-Fitr) is a time for healing...

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  • Democratic National Convention Speakers Announced
Democratic National Convention Speakers Announced

The committee said it would announce more speakers "in the coming days". The Democrats' convention outline as released is below. Left off the list are potential vice presidential picks Tim Kaine, Elizabeth Warren, Tom Perez and others.

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  • 'Never Trump' effort fails at RNC, local delegates show support for candidate
'Never Trump' effort fails at RNC, local delegates show support for candidate

Trump said in her highest profile appearance of the presidential campaign. She introduced by Donald Trump. Mrs. Trump was the first of several family members and friends who will take the stage in Cleveland during the convention that officially kicks of the businessman's general election battle with Democrat Hillary Clinton.

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