Monday July 24-th, 2017

The one reason why Mike Pence isn't a great VP choice The one reason why Mike Pence isn't a great VP choice

Connected to that is the critical response that Pence is not conservative enough, and has capitulated on too many socially conservative issues in the state. But in the craziness that is this year's Republican Party, a second question should also be a...

Melb CBD standstill for Black Lives Matter Melb CBD standstill for Black Lives Matter

Yes all life is valid and matters but if you can sit anywhere and say to any black person that their pain and plea for respect does not deserve a hashtag, then how much do all lives matter to you? "This isn't about us African Americans; it's ...

Son, 15, of Alton Sterling asks for unity Son, 15, of Alton Sterling asks for unity

He told the arresting officer that the group had broken into the shop to get bullets for the stolen guns to use to shoot law enforcement officials in the area, Louisiana State Police Superintendent Colonel Mike Edmonson said at a press conference...

Cleveland police union urges governor to suspend 'open carry' gun law Cleveland police union urges governor to suspend 'open carry' gun law

Kasich spokeswoman Emmalee Kalmbach said Sunday afternoon that the governor of OH does not actually have the legal ability to suspend state laws in the way Loomis and the police union are asking for. The chief also noted in a briefing last week tha...

Failed coup not a 'blank cheque' for Erdogan: French Foreign Minister

Moscow responded to Erdogan's apology over the downed Russian plane by lifting a ban on package tour flights to turkey, which are crucial to the country's tourism industry. Mr Bozdag said: "The United States would weaken itself by protecting him". ...

Labour executive rules Jeremy Corbyn must be on leadership ballot

Mr Smith said it was the right decision for Mr Corbyn to be allowed to take part in the contest, although some in Labour are understood to be concerned that having two challengers could assist Mr Corbyn when party members go to the polls.

Church funerals for Dallas shooting victims after interfaith service

In the aftermath of last week's sniper attack, where five police officers were killed, thousands came out to grieve and honor the fallen. "This act of violence hurt law enforcement as a whole". A private funeral was held on Wednesday afternoon in...

Andy Murray wins Wimbledon - QA Andy Murray wins Wimbledon - QA

This has been a great tournament for me but if I want to win a few slams over the next few years I am going to have to get better. "And because he's worked with him before, it was easy for him to jump back in and just go, 'I know exactly what you hav...

Barack Obama condemns attack on Baton Rouge police officers

US President Barack Obama said on Sunday that Americans "need to temper our words and open our hearts", in the wake of another spate of shootings targeting police officers. Long turned 29 years old on the day of the shooting. He served in the Marin...

Local law enforcement attend services for fallen Dallas police officers Local law enforcement attend services for fallen Dallas police officers

Chimurenga, the author of a book on the 2009 shooting of a Bay Area man by transit police, "No Doubt: The Murder(s) of Oscar Grant" chose to investigate further. "We want justice. We want an indictment", Bamberg said. "But the six of us up here can h...

GOP draft platform will include Trump's proposed border wall GOP draft platform will include Trump's proposed border wall

SCARBOROUGH: Was there the belief that if they just turned the platform - if they just turned all of that over to the social conservatives, that that could possibly something that would keep them at bay throughout the convention? In forcing the R...

Concrete dropped on officer's head in protests over shootings by police Concrete dropped on officer's head in protests over shootings by police

Over the course of a few days, the lives of two black men have been taken by police officers in America, Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. In Minnesota, authorities said 21 St. A almost all-white congregation of about 170 filled Falcon Heights U...

Sonia Kruger Denies Being Racist For Proposing Ban On Muslim Immigration Sonia Kruger Denies Being Racist For Proposing Ban On Muslim Immigration

The host of Channel Nine's The Voice and Today Extra was discussing the massacre in Nice when she said she agreed with the views expressed by the Herald Sun columnist Andrew Bolt, who argued in a column " the more Muslims we import, the more dang...

Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, crashes app's servers Pokemon Go officially launches in Canada, crashes app's servers

While PoodleCorp claims to have been behind the attack, this is yet to be confirmed. As a result, the servers for the game are now facing issues worldwide for iOS and Android users. Meanwhile, our sister site Gizmodo is reporting that a ha...

Bad break: horror injury for Demba Ba in Chinese Super League Bad break: horror injury for Demba Ba in Chinese Super League

Chelsea, for whom he scored 14 goals in 51 appearances, wished their former player a speedy recovery. It was a derby match against Shanghai SIPG. "I'm very sorry for Ba". Ba joined Shenhua this past summer after playing last season in Turkey. How...

UK's Gove ramps up leadership bid, May gets support UK's Gove ramps up leadership bid, May gets support

Johnson, who was a firm favourite to succeed incumbent Prime Minister David Cameron until Wednesday night, was taken by surprise when fellow Brexit campaigner Gove made a decision to enter the contest after a late-night change of heart. "One of the f...

Democratic convention speaker list: Barack and Michelle Obama, Bernie Sanders, Bill Clinton

It would be fair to say that Tory ministers - including the new Foreign Secretary - were less than impressed by Donald Trump's remarks about Muslims and suggestions that parts of Britain were no go areas for the police. Senator Bernie Sanders int...

New information released by Calgary police in disappearance of Taliyah Marsman

Witnesses have also told police they saw a girl matching Taliyah's description Monday morning in the company of a black man with a stocky build, near the area where Baillie's auto was found. Taliyah Marsman was the subject of an Alberta-wide Amber A...

Statement issued by families of Taliyah Marsman and Sara Baillie Statement issued by families of Taliyah Marsman and Sara Baillie

Inspector Don Coleman says this was not the ending they were hoping for. There had been a "limited" history of domestic violence in the family, but police said Taliyah's father, Colin Marsman, co-operated with the investigation and issued his own p...

Yasir Shah attains No.1 spot in Test rankings Yasir Shah attains No.1 spot in Test rankings

That is the simple version but there were multitudes contained within as Misbah-ul-Haq's irrepressible side took the ten wickets they required for victory on the fourth day, four of them going to the talismanic Yasir Shah on the way to match figures ...

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