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Some Illinois Trump Delegates Skipping Convention In Protest Of State Republican Party

They will annoy you but they want do anything. A lot depends on what happens in the Convention Rules Committee , which begins work Thursday a...

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Erdogan purges army and judiciary after failed coup

Turkey has closed its airspace in the wake of the coup attempt, grounding U.S. warplanes conducting combat missions against Islamic State (Isis)...

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Christie Zapped by Quadruple Whammy With Ally's Plea, Trump Snub

And the development came on the heels of another piece of bad news - Christie's former aide David Samson pleaded to guilty to bribery charges ...

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Son of Louisiana man killed by police urges peaceful protest, 'not guns'

Protesters have been demonstrating against police brutality in Louisiana and across the country after Baton Rouge police fatally shot Alton Ster...

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Trump formally names Pence as his running mate

He's known the combative New Jersey governor for years. Trump's gut may have been Christie at first, for his loyalty and political skill. He lik...

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Police warn of Pokemon Go risks

Global Positioning System chips in player's smartphones are used to map their real-life movements onto the game world, while software overlays t...

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Mike Pence: Trump 'Like no Leader since Ronald Reagan'

Contrasting his new running mate with his Democratic election opponent, Trump said Pence is "a man of honor", while "Hillary Clinton is the embo...

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Pakistan to observe 'Black Day' in solidarity with J&K

At least 36 people had been killed in the week-long unrest before Friday with 1,500 people injured, including 100 who were hit by pellet guns us...

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Two days, two campaign logos: Trump, Pence try, try again

Trump painted his rosy picture of Pence, then pivoted from praising Indiana's infrastructure to touting his plans to build a U.S.-Mexico wall an...

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GoT, People v. OJ Simpson top Emmy nominations

With its 56 nominations , FX surpassed its previous record of 45 nominations set back in 2014 and comes in as the second-most nominated netwo...

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After Twitter mockery, Trump campaign appears to change logo

Americans have seen awkward announcements in which presidential candidates have introduced their running mates. Following the attempted coup i...

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President Obama's ABC Town Hall On Race Relations In America

The ABC News event focused on race relations and policing, and was prompted by last week's fatal shootings of two black men by police officers...

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Hillary Clinton Widens Lead Over Donald Trump According to New Poll

Some members of the "Dump Trump" movement claim at least 28 members of the 112-member convention rules committee support the chance - which if...

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Alton Sterling's Son Calls for Peaceful Protests

State Police Superintendent Col. Mike Edmonson said he had personally seen protestors throwing concrete at law enforcement and officers had used...

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Gun violence victims, police officers confront Obama at Town Hall

I'm aware that my words matter deeply here. "To hear them say, 'You made us want to trust you guys again". The White House has declined that...

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India asks Pakistan to desist from interfering in its internal affairs

An official statement released after the meeting said , "July 19 will be observed as a black day in the country so that the attention of the wo...

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Trump gets tough line on immigration, trade in GOP platform

Much like a nightmare version of Tom Hanks in Big , Trump has found himself involved in a big-boy conversation about race and oppression in Ame...

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TONIGHT AT 7: Obama hosts national conversation on race in America

Obama met with a smaller group of police officials on Monday after cutting short a trip to Europe, and spent Tuesday on the road to Dallas, wher...

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Nice terror attack: France declares three-day national mourning

Described by his neighbours as a handsome but "frightening" man, Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel , who killed at least 84 people in the French city o...

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Senior Jeremy Corbyn supporter rants against "plotters"

Meanwhile the Harborough Constituency Labour Party (CLP) is to discuss a motion to demand an apology from former city councillor Sundip Meghan...

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Obama, Mexican president to meet at White House on July 22

Garner later met with Obama in a private moment where she got to ask her question. Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick challenged President Obama a...

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Truck attacker kills over 70 in Nice Bastille Day crowd

Around 23:00 local time Thursday night, Bouhlel drove a white truck at high speed into crowds gathered along the promenade in Nice to watch fire...

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Trump campaign adviser: Mike Pence still VP pick

Griffin criticized presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, calling her untrustworthy and saying she needs a running mate "familiar with ...

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Kaine Auditions as Clinton's VP, Slams Trump

Hillary Clinton tops Donald Trump in two new polls of younger voters, but both surveys suggest that many young voters are inclined to choose...

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Britain to review security of large public events after Nice attack

The new Prime Minister said Britain must redouble its efforts to defeat "brutal" terrorist "murderers", and has called a meeting of senior off...

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First Zika-linked microcephaly case identified in Harris County

The Fort Bend County woman had her baby recently, however, and Legacy spokesman Kevin Nix said the baby was born without the defect. "It's hea...

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At town hall, Obama confronts race issues bigger than police

Police, civil rights leaders and local politicians were invited Wednesday for a private, frank conversation with President Barack Obama about ra...

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Social Media pays tribute to the greatest humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi (RIP)

In a last act of kindness and selflessness, Faisal Edhi said his father had wished that all his usable body organs be donated after his death. ...

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Woman who traveled to Jamaica tests positive for Zika virus

It's probably the best-known outcome of women contracting Zika when pregnant. Microcephaly can happen because a baby's brain is not developing d...

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Senator Sanders Endorses Hillary Clinton To Be Democratic Party Nominee

She thanked Sanders not just for his endorsement, but "for your lifetime of fighting injustice". But Lynch says Sanders is simply holding C...

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Pence, potential replacements face Indiana ballot deadline

Trump's pick coming days before the start of next week's Republican convention in Cleveland, where there's still some talk of a delegate rebelli...

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Republican panel leaves anti-Trump move gasping for breath

Steve Duprey, a longtime RNC member from New Hampshire and member of the Rules Committee, called Rule 12 "one of the most important rules change...

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Obama, Mexican president to meet at White House on Friday

Attendees at the meeting included Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, the president of the National Association of Police Organizations, Michae...

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Does This Fox News Bombshell Confirm Gingrich Will Be Trump's VP Pick?

Trump, in a telephone interview Tuesday, said his top picks include Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, New Jersey Gov....

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Indonesia Denounces Nice Attack; No Indonesians Among Victims

France has been in a state of high alert following a number of terror attacks claimed by ISIS on Paris and other French cities over the past...

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