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Kaine brings down the house in Miami

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Safe, solid, and a stark contrast to Donald Trump, the Virginia senator was an obvious choice.

Those close to Hillary Clinton insist she chose Tim Kaine as her running mate because she knows she can work with him, because he’s safe and solid, because he was the obvious ch

Ailes’ Downfall Is A Testament To The Rising Power Of Women

Gretchen Carlson.

Don’t mess with us. All it took was one brave woman. Thursday, just 15 days after former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson filed an explosive sexual harassment lawsuit against her longtime boss Roger Ailes, the 76-year-old media powerhouse is stepping down from his perc

Police Commander Suspended For Alleged Fabrications About Charles Kinsey Shooting

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Police Say Unarmed Charles Kinsey Was Shot By Mistake

A North Miami, Florida, police officer who shot an unarmed black mental health therapist was identified Friday as a SWAT team member, and a police commander accused of fabricating information about the shooting was s

Hillary Clinton Names Tim Kaine As Her Running Mate

Clinton and Kaine.

The Virginia senator and former civil rights lawyer is seen as a polite attack dog who can appeal to voters across political and demographic spectrums.

Hillary Clinton has picked Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) to be her vice presidential running mate, tapping the popular former g

Fact-check: How did Trump's claims hold up?

"I will present the facts plainly and honestly," Donald Trump said in his address Thursday accepting the Republican presidential nomination. "There will be no lies. We will honor the people with the truth and nothing else." So how did he do?

Some of the statistics and fac

Kaine brings down the house in Miami

Kaine brings down the house in Miami

Safe, solid, and a stark contrast to Donald Trump, the Virginia senator was an obvious choice. Those close to Hillary Clinton insist she chose Tim Kaine as her running mate because she knows she can work with him, because he’s safe and solid, because he was the obvious choice. It doesn’t hurt that he also offers her a prime opportunity to contrast with Donald Trump — over and over and over. “Sen. Tim Kaine is everything Donald Trump... Read more

Ailes’ Downfall Is A Testament To The Rising Power Of Women

Ailes’ Downfall Is A Testament To The Rising Power Of Women

Don’t mess with us. All it took was one brave woman. On Thursday, just 15 days after former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson filed an explosive sexual harassment lawsuit against her longtime boss Roger Ailes, the 76-year-old media powerhouse is stepping down from his perch atop the cable news network he founded 20 years ago and grew into the dominant force it is today. After Carlson spoke up ― alleging Ailes propositioned her and essentially fired her after she turned him... Read more

Police Commander Suspended For Alleged Fabrications About Charles Kinsey Shooting

Police Commander Suspended For Alleged Fabrications About Charles Kinsey Shooting

Police Say Unarmed Charles Kinsey Was Shot By Mistake A North Miami, Florida, police officer who shot an unarmed black mental health therapist was identified Friday as a SWAT team member, and a police commander accused of fabricating information about the shooting was suspended.  A lawyer for the wounded therapist, Charles Kinsey, meanwhile, told the Miami Herald he does not believe a police union official who claimed the shooting was an accident.  SWAT team member Jonathan Aledda was identified Friday as the cop... Read more

Hillary Clinton Names Tim Kaine As Her Running Mate

Hillary Clinton Names Tim Kaine As Her Running Mate

The Virginia senator and former civil rights lawyer is seen as a polite attack dog who can appeal to voters across political and demographic spectrums. Hillary Clinton has picked Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) to be her vice presidential running mate, tapping the popular former governor of a swing state over several more liberal picks on her short list. Clinton and Kaine are set to appear together at a rally in Florida on Saturday. The selection of Kaine, a well-liked moderate... Read more

Fact-check: How did Trump's claims hold up?

Fact-check: How did Trump's claims hold up?

"I will present the facts plainly and honestly," Donald Trump said in his address Thursday accepting the Republican presidential nomination. "There will be no lies. We will honor the people with the truth and nothing else." So how did he do? Some of the statistics and facts he cited checked out. Others? Not so much. TRUMP CLAIM: We all remember the images of our sailors being forced to their knees by their Iranian captors at gunpoint. This was... Read more

Five ways Trump’s convention was a success

Five ways Trump’s convention was a success

The Republican National Convention came to a close on Thursday night after a dramatic week marred by a plagiarism controversy involving Melania Trump and a surreal scene in which Ted Cruz was shouted off the stage. Trump’s critics have seized on the unrest to paint a picture of an amateur campaign struggling to unite a divided party.  But Trump’s supporters are confident they’re leaving Cleveland in better shape than when they arrived.“The bottom line is, there is no... Read more

Hillary Lies, Cops Die

Hillary Lies, Cops Die

The fascinating thing about Hillary Clinton's lie that "African-Americans" are disproportionately killed by police is that she continues peddling it after the murders of three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, which followed the ambush killings of five officers in Dallas. In both cases, the murderers were black men apparently convinced that the cops were out to get black people and who, therefore, sought to exact revenge. President Barack Obama, too, talks about the "disparity" that... Read more

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The Huffington Post

Former Manson Family Member Leslie Van H…

23-07-2016

Former Manson Family Member Leslie Van Houten Denied Parole By California Governor

July 22 (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown on Friday overturned the parole recommendation of Leslie Van Houten, who as... Read more

Senate Candidate Takes Heat For Implying…

23-07-2016

Senate Candidate Takes Heat For Implying Obama Supports Her Opponent Because She's Black

Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.), a candidate for the U.S. Senate, suggested that President Barack Obama is backing her opponent, California... Read more

Deputy Brad Garafola, Killed Protecting …

23-07-2016

Deputy Brad Garafola, Killed Protecting A Wounded Officer, Gets Hero's Send-Off

BATON ROUGE, La. -- East Baton Rouge Deputy Brad Garafola died doing what he had done for years ― putting... Read more

Tamir Rice's Neighborhood: A Short Drive…

23-07-2016

Tamir Rice's Neighborhood: A Short Drive But Far Removed From Trump's RNC

CLEVELAND ― The snow has long melted. The police car’s muddy tracks are gone. There’s a colorful new garden. Kids... Read more

Newsmax

Hillary to Challenge Black Lives Matter …

23-07-2016

Hillary Clinton will issue a challenge to the Black Lives Matter movement at the Democratic National Convention next week by spotlighting the mothers of several... Read more

Sarah Palin Rips Websites Mocking Karen …

23-07-2016

Sarah Palin Saturday slammed liberal and feminist websites that mocked the wife of Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence for running a small business on... Read more

Bill Kristol Slams Clinton-Kaine on Fore…

23-07-2016

Conservative commentator Bill Kristol said Saturday that Virginia Sen. Tom Kaine was correct in his attack in Miami of Donald Trump on foreign policy but... Read more

Trump Spokeswoman on Kaine: 'Slap in the…

23-07-2016

Hillary Clinton's pick Friday of Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate "was an absolute slap in the face to Bernie Sanders supporters" —... Read more

Mike Huckabee on Tim Kaine: 'Polar Oppos…

23-07-2016

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee Saturday described Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as an honorable guy who is the polar opposite of Hillary... Read more

Politico

Trump on Ailes: 'A lot of people are thi…

23-07-2016

Trump on Ailes: 'A lot of people are thinking he's going to run my campaign'

Donald Trump is coming to the defense of Roger Ailes as the executive faces a lawsuit and accusations of sexual... Read more

Erdoğan’s Pyrrhic victory

23-07-2016

ISTANBUL — Paradoxes have always abounded in the relationship between the Turkish military and the country’s politicians. Turkey’s armed forces — or... Read more

Sanders, Clinton teams compromise on 'un…

23-07-2016

Sanders, Clinton teams compromise on 'unity commission' for convention

The stage stands ready for the start of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. |... Read more

Warren to La Raza conference: We won't b…

23-07-2016

Warren to La Raza conference: We won't build Trump's 'stupid wall'

Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. speaks to the Center of American Progress Action Fund, Wednesday, July 13, in Washington. |... Read more

NY Times

Elizabeth Warren Says Donald Trump Has ‘…

23-07-2016

While urging Latinos at a conference in Florida to support Hillary Clinton, Ms. Warren resumed her feud with Mr. Trump and forcefully backed Mrs. Clinton.... Read more

Influential Donors Criticize Ted Cruz fo…

23-07-2016

The remarks from a Long Island couple that donated heavily to Mr. Cruz’s campaign show the fallout over his decision to not endorse Donald J.... Read more

Democrats, Looking Past Obama, Are a Par…

23-07-2016

Without the president’s unifying presence, or the singular focus on health care, Democrats are searching for a next great project they can agree on. Infrastructure?... Read more

Ad of the Week: Donald Trump, Man of Ste…

23-07-2016

In a cinematic ad that resembles a commercial for a steel industry trade association, a “super PAC” supporting Mr. Trump strikes a more optimistic tone.... Read more

Washington Times

Immigration activist accuses Heck staffe…

23-07-2016

LAS VEGAS (AP) - A Las Vegas immigration activist is alleging a member of Republican Senate candidate Rep. Joe Heck’s staff assaulted her as she... Read more

Jake Tapper, CNN anchor, chides Obama su…

23-07-2016

CNN’s Jake Tapper warned President Obama’s former campaign manager and other members of his administration that they appeared politically tone deaf in their mockery of... Read more

Tim Kaine debuts on campaign trail, tras…

23-07-2016

Sen. Tim Kaine hit the campaign trail for the first time Saturday as the Democratic Party ’s vice presidential nominee, trashing Republican Donald Trump and... Read more

Reuters

China's growth sucks in more debt bucks …

23-07-2016

BEIJING As China's economy notches up another quarter of steady growth, the pace of credit creation grows ever more frantic for every extra unit of... Read more

Apple weathers anti-U.S. demo in China, …

23-07-2016

HONG KONG Apple Inc ( AAPL.O ) found itself on the receiving end of a small, short-lived anti-U.S. protest this week in China, the tech... Read more

Aeropostale accuses Sycamore Partners of…

23-07-2016

Bankrupt U.S. teen retailer Aeropostale (... Read more

Brexit front and center as G20 finance h…

22-07-2016

CHENGDU, China Finance officials from the world's major economies start a two-day meeting in China on Saturday where they will confront challenges to global growth... Read more

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