Monday July 24-th, 2017

Democratic platform meeting kicks off in Orlando Democratic platform meeting kicks off in Orlando

Donald Trump (left) said he's happy that Hillary Clinton (right) didn't get indicted because he would rather face her than Sen. Wednesday's policy rollout is a direct overture to Sanders, the Vermont senator who posed a serious threat to Clinton...

Gove eliminated from Conservative party leadership contest Gove eliminated from Conservative party leadership contest

Leadsom, who was considered a rank outsider when the contest began, beat the justice secretary, Michael Gove , in the latest vote of MPs. The victor of the second round will take charge as the PM and party leader and will be announced on September...

USA to send more troops to Iraq ahead of Mosul offensive

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has pledged to retake Mosul by the end of the year. According to Carter, who on Monday met with top Iraqi officials, the new American forces should arrive in the coming weeks. To help the Iraqis stop the bombings, Car...

Mike Pence Returns Home After VP Announcement and Chili's Dinner

Trump officially introduced Pence as his running mate at a low-key rally on Saturday in NY. Numerous people anxiously awaiting the governor's return today say Trump couldn't have picked a better running mate. Democrat Barry Welsh, who ran against h...

'Ghostbusters' holds its own, but 'Life of Pets still No. 1

So here's the good news: Even beyond the franchise-extending cartoon The Real Ghostbusters (which ran for 140 episodes between 1986 and 1991), there are two Ghostbusters sequels-featuring the original lineup of Peter Venkman, Ray Stantz, Eg...

Turnbull government stumbles over the line

Australian voters welcomed the end of a marathon election on Sunday but opinions were mixed over Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's retention of power. Mr Shorten pledged earlier yesterday in his concession speech that his centre-left party wanted ...

U.S. Declassifies 28 Pages of Congress's Inquiry Into 9/11 Attacks

The twin towers of the World Trade Center burn behind the Empire State Building in NY after terrorists crashed two planes into the towers causing both to collapse on September 11, 2001. Bob Graham, who said the 28 pages "point a very strong finger ...

Gove bids to be Tory 'candidate of change' Gove bids to be Tory 'candidate of change'

With a potential financial crisis looming, he said that it was essential for the country to restore stable leadership as quickly as possible. And veteran former chancellor Ken Clarke told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "I do think Michael Gove wo...

David Cameron leaves Downing Street for last time as UK PM

DOWNING Street feline celebrity Larry the cat is odds-on 4-7 favourite with bookmaker Coral to outlast new Prime Minister Theresa May at Number 10, following the news that the tabby will not be leaving with David Cameron. Her term is widely expecte...

Turkey Hasn't Asked for Return of US-Based Cleric: Kerry Turkey Hasn't Asked for Return of US-Based Cleric: Kerry

It was not clear from where he was speaking. Hours after an attempted coup by a faction of the Turkish military killed at least 42 people in the capital city of Ankara, forces loyal to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said they have successfully put ...

A timeline of the Taliyah Marsman disappearance

Police responded to the home where Taliyah Leigh Marsman lived with her mother, Sara Baillies, late Monday night. Insp. Don Coleman of the major crimes unit said he believes Taliyah was dead before the frantic search to find her began. Thursday nea...

UC Berkeley Student Still Missing After Nice Attack UC Berkeley Student Still Missing After Nice Attack

After the terror attacks, the search for Nicholas Leslie, 20, a UC Berkeley student, continues. He said French officials will not release the names of those injured and being treated in local hospitals. The campus has offered to bring home any studen...

Duo Busted For Breaking into Zoo While Trying to Catch Pokemon: Cops Duo Busted For Breaking into Zoo While Trying to Catch Pokemon: Cops

The pair was arrested early Thursday after they were spotted on a zoo security camera. "There are almost 500 Poke stops in & around the Zoo", they wrote on Facebook . The zoo said it welcomed Pokemon Go players, but urged them to respect the rul...

Blue Algae in Lake Rosalind Blue Algae in Lake Rosalind

Unsafe levels of toxic blue-green algae have been detected at the three area lakes, according to a press release from Public Health Solutions. Health officials with the county and state closed Utah Lake on Friday due to a toxic algal bloom that c...

Partner of missing author held after her body is found at home Partner of missing author held after her body is found at home

Yesterday (Friday, July 17) a body was discovered at the home of Ms Bailey, who had been missing for more than three months. "Helen was immensely witty and talented", her family says in a statement. "We are also mindful that Helen's disappearance, ...

Trump chooses Indiana's Mike Pence as running mate

Earlier Thursday, POLITICO reported Gov. Pence had been left off of the RNC speaker list, while Newt Gingrich and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie were listed as speakers. The Indianapolis Star has confirmed that Pence will be dropping out of Indian...

Rep. Todd Young Criticizes Evan Bayh for Being 'Lifelong Politician,' 'Lobbyist'

Rumors are flying today after Indiana U.S. Senate Democratic candidate Baron Hill announced he was dropping out of the race. The Indiana Democratic Party state committee will formally pick Hill's replacement, who will face Republican candidate To...

Prince Harry Takes HIV Test To Tackle Stigma Prince Harry Takes HIV Test To Tackle Stigma

Prince Harry has broadcast a live HIV test online in an effort to "destigmatise" the process. Harry can be seen taking a deep breath as the doctor explained how they would discover if he was HIV positive or negative. The Doctor then confirmed h...

Turkish police detain 11 more suspects over airport attack Turkish police detain 11 more suspects over airport attack

The mastermind's identity came to light before the names of two of the bombers surfaced in Turkish media.  President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blamed the atrocity on IS and several analysts have noted that it bears similarities with the group's attack ...

Dump Trump forces lose first round in Cleveland

Herring (. pdf ) - has effectively removed this "obstacle". An effort to block rogue Republican National Convention delegates from rewriting the rules and dumping Donald Trump has suffered a setback. According to The Wall Street Journal , 890 del...

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