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RNC Rules Committee Shoots Down Anti-Trump Proposal To "Unbind" Delegates

Some anti-Trump delegates on the Republican National Convention Rules Committee sought a strategy to unbind convention delegates, allowing them to vote their conscience against Trump even if they were bound to him by primary results. As Thursday's negotiations foundered, the alliance between the Trump campaign and leaders of the Republican National Committee showed its muscle and rejected conservatives' repeated attempts to revamp party rules.


Arrest made in San Diego homeless attacks probe

Arrest made in San Diego homeless attacks probe

He was transported to a local hospital but is expected to survive. The man said he was struck on the head with an object while at 2nd Avenue and Cedar Street in the downtown area. Police said a man and a woman seen with a mountain bike were considered suspects in those cases. Padgett's "strong resemblance" to the subject in the footage, coupled with the fact that he had been convicted of committing a violent crime similar to the recent attacks, led detectives to conclude that they had good ...


AG Lynch 'Made an Improper Statement,' Rep. Gohmert Charges in House Hearing

AG Lynch 'Made an Improper Statement,' Rep. Gohmert Charges in House Hearing

Jason Chaffetz said Wednesday. Despite repeated prodding from Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee, Lynch said that as attorney general it would be inappropriate for her to comment on specifics of the investigation. The Post-ABC poll found 56 percent disapprove of Comey's recommendation against charging Clinton while 35 percent approve. Democratic lawmakers on the committee asked Lynch about efforts to tighten gun control in the wake of shootings of clubgoers and ...


President Obama discusses Dallas shooting during NATO Summit

President Obama discusses Dallas shooting during NATO Summit

The king thanked Mr Obama for visiting under the circumstances. As the investigation in Dallas intensifies, demonstrations continued throughout the country, protesting the deadly police shootings of two black men, one in Baton Rouge and another near St.


Pence is vice president pick

Pence is vice president pick

Minutes after Trump published his decision on Twitter, Pence, who had been running for re-election as governor, formally withdrew from the ballot as a gubernatorial candidate. "I'm not going to say it won't bother me if I'm not selected". Trump had dinner with Pence on Tuesday night after they appeared together at a rally.



Second Zika case confirmed in North Dakota

The woman, who was not identified, had sex without a condom with a male partner the day she returned home, according to the report . It's probably the best-known effect of women contracting Zika when pregnant. Symptoms take 2-7 days to show up after the bite. There is no evidence of local transmissions of the virus. An experimental vaccine for the Zika virus is due to begin human testing in coming weeks, after getting the green light from USA health officials.