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Funeral Held for Philando Castile
- July 22, 2016

Gary Hines of Sounds of Blackness addressed the reason for Philando Castile's traffic stop. Diamond Reynolds, who live-streamed the aftermath of the shooting on Facebook, the video of which has been viewed millions of times, arrived dressed in black. (more...)
Bush anxious he will be last GOP president Bush anxious he will be last GOP president
- July 22, 2016

Head to Politico for the inside story on how some prominent Republican leaders are contemplating the party's demise. Bush seems to be subscribing to the "Oh God the Republican party is going to explode this year" line of thinking. While some high-ranking Trump critics have changed their tune on the candidate, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and veep pick Mike Pence, others have echoed Bush's fear for the future of the party. (more...)
Ted Cruz trolled Donald Trump last night - and delegates were NOT happy
- July 22, 2016

Cruz is eager to be seen as the face of the modern conservative movement should there be an open GOP field in four years, and he said Wednesday afternoon he was unsure what the future would bring. Trump said he had seen the speech two hours before "but let him speak anyway". Mr Trump sparked rumours about Mr Cruz's wife and father. Underscoring the problems Trump has faced with US allies overseas, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier told Reuters on Wednesday that Trump ... (more...)
Oklahoma Republicans disappointed Cruz didn't endorse Trump
- July 22, 2016

The upside of Cruz's gamble is that in one brief appearance, he won the intensified support of those Republicans who can not reconcile themselves to Trump. But he lost many delegates when he told them to " vote your conscience ". "I don't care, we don't need it", he said, adding that Cruz' remarks last night only further unified and rallied delegates around his father. (more...)
Bush worried he will be last GOP president Bush worried he will be last GOP president
- July 22, 2016

The Republican primary had just narrowed to essentially two choices, each anathema to these card-carrying members of the GOP establishment: Ted Cruz and, even more egregiously, Donald Trump . And people who are part of the future of the Republican Party are, frankly, going to be here participating in the program". She's Crooked Hillary. He won't - I didn't ask him to do it, but I don't think he should do it because it's different for him. (more...)
Republican leaders denounce Hillary Clinton in Cleveland convention
- July 22, 2016

Instead, he promised to "present the case" against former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, claiming that she was "guilty" of possessing "awful judgment" while defining USA foreign policy as secretary of state . "Over the last eight years, we have seen (the President Obama) administration refuse to hold her accountable for her dismal record as secretary of state ", Christie said. (more...)
Christie: Clinton 'guilty' on Iran deal Christie: Clinton 'guilty' on Iran deal
- July 22, 2016

She also stumped in front of the Culinary Workers Union Local 226, one of the most powerful workers' unions in Las Vegas. So far, over-enthusiastic speakers yelling at top of their lungs and Melania Trump plagiarizing a 2008 speech by Michelle Obama have been the only highlights of the RNC. (more...)
Attacks, coups, Brexit: European airlines warn of turbulence
- July 22, 2016

Like its main rival Ryanair , easyJet has been forced to cancel a number of flights due to industrial action by French air traffic controllers, who have gone on strike 13 times in the past 15 weeks. "Capacity growth is continuing but the scale of yield declines is nonetheless starting to hit revenues". The German carrier lowered the outlook to "below previous year" from "slightly above previous year" for adjusted earnings despite strong performance in the first half, according to a ... (more...)
Pokemon Go vs. Clash Royale - Which One Is The Best 2016 Game? Pokemon Go vs. Clash Royale - Which One Is The Best 2016 Game?
- July 21, 2016

Please don't use third-party applications and, if you must download an app that promises to help you cheat, it most likely won't. With the launch of Pokemon Go in the United Kingdom market, the share rate of Nintendo rose up to 27,800 yen in early Tokyo exchange, which is the highest amount of profit since the mid of 2010. (more...)
Big 12 set to expand by up to 4 schools Big 12 set to expand by up to 4 schools
- July 21, 2016

There is no timetable for expansion plans, Bowlsby said, but the teams could be added as soon as the 2017-18 season. With that in mind, here are the 5 most likely candidates for Big 12 expansion. Other teams expected to be considered by the Big 12 include USF and UConn . "We are evaluating what expansion of the league might contribute to the overall process and the financial process of the league", Boren said during a conference call with the media. (more...)
North Korea admits ballistic missiles test-fire; attempts to show force North Korea admits ballistic missiles test-fire; attempts to show force
- July 21, 2016

North Korea had not launched a short-range Scud missile since March, and the provocation is believed to be a reaction to a July 8 decision to deploy a USA anti-missile defense system in South Korea. SEOUL, South Korea North Korea's state radio has recently broadcast strings of indecipherable numbers, Seoul officials said Tuesday, in a possible resumption of a Cold War-era method of sending coded messages to spies operating in South Korea. (more...)
GOP senator: Prison for Clinton is 'jumping the shark' GOP senator: Prison for Clinton is 'jumping the shark'
- July 21, 2016

Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White and pro golfer Natalie Gulbis are also scheduled to take the stage to sing Trump's praises, as our children Donald Trump Jr. Strengthen an adversary led by a dictator who dreams of reassembling the old Soviet empire? Once again, as a flawed evaluator of dictators and failed strategist who has permitted Russian Federation back in as a major player in the Middle East is Hillary Clinton guilty or not guilty? Additionally, Clinton may get ... (more...)
China's air force conducts combat air patrol in South China Sea
- July 21, 2016

The survey results, however, showed an improvement over from the -45 percent net trust rating of China in June 2015 and -46 percent in September that year, when reports and images of Chinese island building in the South China Sea areas also claimed by the Philippines were widely reported in the media. (more...)
Melania Trump's writer sorry for plagiarism 'mistake'
- July 21, 2016

In contrast, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, another one of Trump's primary rivals, received a warm reception for his speech, in which he enthusiastically backed Trump. McIver admitted her role in the Melania speech because she felt that it was "distracting" attention away from Trump's "historic campaign". Chris Carmona, also of Houston, was angered that Trump entered the arena after Cruz's speech. (more...)
France Attacker Visited Site With Truck Twice
- July 21, 2016

The officers backed away after a brief standoff. "I want to call on all French patriots who wish to do so, to join this operational reserve", said the interior minister. "The world mustn't stop", he said. Many family members have been frustrated by a lack of information about their missing loved ones. In total, six people now remain in custody relating to the truck attack - but officials have provided no details about their identities. (more...)
Turkey officially requests U.S. to extradite Gulen
- July 21, 2016

CNN's Turkey channel has reported this includes the dismissal of around 30 governors and more than 50 high-ranking civil servants, while thousands of judges and prosecutors have been suspended. He said the July 15 victory over the plotters was "epic" and that no coup in the history of Turkey had been as brutal as the one that the elected government survived. (more...)
North Korea Says It Tested Pre-Emptive Strikes on US Targets
- July 21, 2016

Yoo Dongryul, head of the Seoul-based Korea Institute of Liberal Democracy, said the North may be trying to deceive South Korean intelligence officials into believing it's moving to increase its espionage operations. to station its missile defense system at its borders. North Korea fired two nuclear-capable Scud missiles and an intermediate Rodong missile on Tuesday in what it said was a "simulated nuclear strike" on South Korea. (more...)
Pyongyang test-fired ballistic rockets in simulated attack on South Korea Pyongyang test-fired ballistic rockets in simulated attack on South Korea
- July 21, 2016

The North's missile provocation has once again justified the Thaad deployment in South Korea. "We intend to raise our concerns at the United Nations to bolster worldwide resolve in holding the DPRK (North Korea) accountable for these provocative actions", Ross said . (more...)
Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Nice Attack Killing 84
- July 21, 2016

As investigators continue to look into the attacker's motives, his uncle in Tunisia, Sadok Bouhlel, told The Associated Press his nephew had been indoctrinated about two weeks ago by an Algerian member of the Islamic State group in Nice . (more...)
N. Korea says missile tests simulated nuclear strike on South N. Korea says missile tests simulated nuclear strike on South
- July 21, 2016

North Korea fired three short-range ballistic missiles into the East Sea early Tuesday morning, six days after South Korea and the USA chose to deploy a Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense battery here. Two SCUD missiles flew between 500 and 600-kms into the Sea of Japan, while a third, believed to be Rodong intermediate range ballistic missile, was sacked about an hour later. (more...)