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Contador pulls out of Tour de France after fever, crashes

Contador pulls out of Tour de France after fever, crashes

Chris Froome surprised everyone yesterday as he stole a 16 second march on his GC rivals after a spontaneous attack on the descent of the Col de Peyresourde which has now put him in the Yellow Jersey as the riders face another hellacious day in the Pyrenees.


Hundreds rally in Cincinnati for Black Lives Matter march

Hundreds rally in Cincinnati for Black Lives Matter march

Protests erupted throughout the America's major cities this week in the wake of police shootings of two black men in Baton Rouge , Louisiana and St. Paul, Minnesota that were captured on cell phone video and replayed frequently on television and social media.


Ribble on Trump Meeting: No Minds Changed

Ribble on Trump Meeting: No Minds Changed

The past two GOP nominees, Romney and Sen. Jeff Flake confronted the presumptive GOP presidential nominee over his incendiary comments about Sen. "Yes, I'm the other senator from Arizona - the one who didn't get captured - and I want to talk to you about statements like that", Flake responded.


After final 'Hamilton' show, Lin-Manuel Miranda chops off locks

After final 'Hamilton' show, Lin-Manuel Miranda chops off locks

The show, naturally, was interrupted numerous times by standing ovations, including ones for Miranda's opening song, Odom's "The Room Where It Happens" and Jackson's "One Last Time". "For Orlando, & Philando, & the slain officers in Dallas", Odom Jr wrote, adding the hashtag " #blacklivesmatter ". Meanwhile, Miranda kept his farewell tweets simple, posting just before the show started, "Okay".



Cuba Gooding Jr. Cried Over Slain Dallas Officer

Zamarripa's father, Rick Zamarripa, said he was watching the news on television Thursday (7 July) evening and chose to check in with his son, who he knew was on bike patrol in downtown Dallas. appeared distressed but did tell the website: "I cried today when I heard that". Rick was the first to arrive. "There was breaking news that police officers got shot", he said.



House plans gun vote next week

Dozens of Democratic lawmakers staged a almost 26-hour sit-in on the House floor last week, staying overnight to demand action over gun control . Republicans, and their NRA backers, have been determined to sabotage any attempt to toughen the laws.