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It's Trump's moment to talk to the nation _ and GOP doubters

It's Trump's moment to talk to the nation _ and GOP doubters

In a speech a few moments after Cruz finished, former U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Newt Gingrich veered from his prepared text to defend Cruz . The Texas senator praised his father at length during his convention speech. Some aides to Trump, who habitually described Cruz as "Lying Ted" during the campaign, expected an endorsement.



Delegates from the Valley gearing up to fly to Republican convention

Ted Cruz still has over 100 delegates pledged to him under the primary, and we follow those rules. As an alternate delegate for Gov. John Kasich , who won Ohio's Republican presidential primary in March, Adams will meet with other OH delegates every morning and participate in daily meetings scheduled throughout the convention .



Arlington National Cemetery wants people to stop playing on its hallowed ground

The Auschwitz museum said Wednesday it had asked the makers of the popular Pokemon Go augmented reality game to block players at the former Nazi death camp out of respect for the dead. He said the museum is trying to get its location permanently removed from the game. The museum called playing " Pokemon Go " inside its walls "extremely inappropriate" and is trying to remove itself from the game.



Ted Cruz refused to endorse Trump - will Republicans forgive him?

With other New Yorkers thinking the same thing, the boos only grew - fueled, no doubt, by their memories of Cruz as the candidate who lashed out at "New York values" during the primaries, said Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, a delegate on the floor.


Melania Trump's speechwriter offered to resign but was forgiven instead

Melania Trump's speechwriter offered to resign but was forgiven instead

McIver, co-author of some of Donald Trump's books, said she offered to resign but the Republican nominee for president refused to accept her resignation. The kind of hate directed toward President Obama that Donald Trump has relied on for the last five years, in part by his championing the "birther" cause that disputed whether the President is truly a citizen of this country, is never going to be embraced by a majority of the American people.


'Veep' guest-star Peter MacNicol's Emmy nomination revoked

'Veep' guest-star Peter MacNicol's Emmy nomination revoked

However, the actor shouldn't have been eligible for the award he was nominated for, having appeared in over half of Veep's fifth season as Jonah's politically influential uncle, responsible for running his nephew's congressional campaign.