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Sanders, Warren considered as Clinton's running mate

Sanders, Warren considered as Clinton's running mate

Hillary Clinton's campaign considered more than half a dozen prominent business leaders for vice president, including the CEOs of Apple , Starbucks and General Motors . Kaine's name was among those apparently sent by Podesta to an email address that appears to be Clinton's. Mook said the campaign had advised Wasserman Schultz that "that we expected to be consulted - and I was under the impression they would".



Pro-Brexit politician collapses after party room altercation 0

The incident comes just one day after the eurosceptic party lost its head when leader Diane James announced she wouldn't take the post only three weeks after being elected. "He has been taken to hospital in the city and he is undergoing tests". Mr Hookem told The Yorkshire Post the incident began during a meeting of UKIP MEPs where Mr Woolfe was being questioned over his comments on a potential defection to the Conservatives.


Prisoners beheaded and burned to death in jail violence

Prisoners beheaded and burned to death in jail violence

Rioting broke out at a northern facility known as the Agricultural Penitentiary of Monte Cristo, Roraima, when prisoners from one wing of the prison attacked rival inmates, according to news outlet Globo . Castro says at least three of the bodies were beheaded and efforts to identify them have been slow. "We suspect a clash between rival factions", a police official in the state capital, Porto Velho, told AFP .


Turkish-Backed Syrian Opposition Captures Dabiq From IS

Turkish-Backed Syrian Opposition Captures Dabiq From IS

State TV said Syrian troops blew up a tunnel near Aleppo's famous Citadel, killing dozens of opposition fighters. The monitoring group's head Rami Abdel Rahman said that the rebels seized control of nearby Sawran town. AFP's correspondent in Aleppo said there had been almost non-stop air raids on the opposition-held half of the city since midnight. A related area, Amaq, is also mentioned, and these two areas serve as the names for Daesh's media products and news agencies.


6 missing, residents warned to shelter after deadly harbor blast

6 missing, residents warned to shelter after deadly harbor blast

Six people were unaccounted for after a fire in a supply line led to a series of explosions at the plant's Landhafen Nord port. The fire was still burning on Monday evening but was under control, a spokesman for the local fire department said.


Centre ready to help Odisha in tackling fire incident: Nadda

Centre ready to help Odisha in tackling fire incident: Nadda

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed deep grief over the loss of several lives in a Odisha hospital fire and spoke to Union Health Minister J P Nadda to ensure treatment of the injured in the All India Institute Of Medical Sciences here.