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VP Pick Pence 'A Man of Honor, Honesty'

VP Pick Pence 'A Man of Honor, Honesty'

ET Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump made it officially official Saturday morning: Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will be his running mate on the GOP ticket. "They got crushed", Trump said, adding that Republicans want an agenda that includes changing trade deals and building an anti-migration wall on the United States-Mexico border.


GOP Platform Committee Votes Down Amendments On ISIS Targeting LGBT Community

GOP Platform Committee Votes Down Amendments On ISIS Targeting LGBT Community

The platform rejects attempts to ban "gay cure" therapy for minors, claiming "parents should be free to make medical decisions about their children without interference". But, she said it was "disheartening" that she couldn't even convince a majority to explicitly acknowledge gays and lesbians as victims of terrorist groups like the Islamic State and its adherents.


Paul for funeral of shooting victim

Paul for funeral of shooting victim

Also Thursday, in Minnesota, a horse drawn caisson carried a casket with the body of Philando Castile through the streets of St. Paul. The city of St. Paul officer during a July 6 traffic stop. He had no serious criminal record. The service included remarks from Catholic priest the Rev. John Ubel and also the Rev.


Black Lives Matter protesters block Maine road

Black Lives Matter protesters block Maine road

White lives don't matter? "The people are here and present and working early in the morning and late at night". "Being with folks in a way that is non aggressive, and a way that we can share and tell our stories in a way that is safe for us, and also a way that folks can engage in a meaningful conversation", said co-organizer Jade Byard Peek.



SpaceX to re-send critical docking ring

Like SpaceX's first touchdown success, this try will come on terra firma, at Cape Canaveral's Landing Zone 1, Koenigsmann said. The reinforced concrete landing pad at the former Launch Complex 13, which measures about 280 feet in diameter, offers a larger and more stable target than the "drone ship" as the rocket drops from some 70 miles up.



Trump says to decide on running mate by week's end

In an interview on ABC's "This Week," Flynn said, "I think women have to be able to choose ... sort of, the right of choice". "They are the ones that have to make the decision". Flynn also refused to directly defend Trump's claim that the Black Lives Matter movement is "a disgrace", saying, "I'm not going to speak for Donald Trump ".