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Tim Kaine: Here are 9 things you may not know about him

Kaine, a finalist to be Barack Obama's running mate in 2008, is expected help Clinton present a steady alternative to the unpredictable campaign of the Republican billionaire businessman. The couple planned to be back in Richmond on Sunday for 9 a.m. Kaine's bipartisan relations extend even to his personal life - he married the daughter of Linwood Holton Jr, a former Republican governor of Virginia.



10 takeaways from Donald Trump's Republican Convention

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has officially accepted his party's backing to take on presumptive rival Hillary Clinton. "Remember", Trump said toward the end of his 77-minute speech", all of the people telling you you can't have the country you want are the same people who said , 'Trump doesn't have a chance of being here tonight.



Black Lives Matter March in Rockford also Protests Police Killings

Signs listing the names of black people they believe have been killed unjustly by police officers. "Sometimes when were holding this Black Lives Matter marches..." Syracuse Common Councilor Khalid Bey said he gives credit to the protesters, mayor and police for keeping the peace.



Clinton and Kaine to debut as Democratic ticket in Florida

His selection completes the line-up for the general election. "She delivers in the tough times ", he said of Clinton. Still, Kaine scored 90 percent on the 2014 Americans for Democratic Action scorecard , the most recent ratings by the liberal group.


Armenian President Urges Gunmen to Release Hostages

Armenian President Urges Gunmen to Release Hostages

The president of Armenia on Friday called on the gunmen holding hostages in a police station in the capital to lay down arms and release the four police officers they are holding as the tense standoff stretched into its sixth day. He was arrested for illegally purchasing and storing weapons. Another source familiar with those negotiations that the agreement on the hostages' release was reached at a secret meeting between the two leaders of the gunmen and the NSS director, Georgi Kutoyan.