Trump defends himself against accusation he ejected baby from rally

Trump said the media's reporting that he "threw" a baby out of a rally in Ashburn, Virginia earlier in the week was inaccurate. I love babies. I love my children, I love babies. Pampers. Babies, as I quickly recalled, can't talk. "It's so disgusting what's going on with the media, and that's why we have to win", said Trump. "I was in Florida, we had these massive crowds".

Trump meets Gold Star families in wake of Khan controversy

After the parents appeared at the Democratic National Convention and father Khizr Khan directly addressed Trump, saying he had "sacrificed nothing and no one", Trump lashed out. And I think that's what bothered Mr. Khan more than anything else", Trump told ABC 6. "My father even said that during the interview, sounds like he's a really unbelievable guy", Eric Trump said .

United States drops all charges against police in Freddie Gray death

Should criminal cases involving police be tried by an independent body? Colbert said police officers and their unions often expect different treatment from the legal system than regular citizens get. "The state's attorney could not accept the evidence", Ryan said. Following the protests, the prosecutor had vowed to go after those involved in Gray's death.

'Star Trek Beyond' soars with $59M at weekend box office

The ship is the main feature to the newly released teaser for " Star Trek: Discovery", which you can watch in the video below. Unfortunately can not be said for the other big debut this week as Ice Age: Collision Course found the animated franchise living up to its title.

Texans WR Hopkins holds out from camp

Hopkins, 24, became a central figure in the Texans' offense last season, and his 111 receptions and 1,521 receiving yards were third-best in the NFL. A week ago, Hopkins expressed hope that his contract situation would resolve itself this offseason.

Kirsty Coventry, Africa's Best Olympian, Dives in for the Last Time

Latynina made her Olympic debut at the age of 21 in 1956 Melbourne Games. The US women's basketball team is also seeking a record, aiming for a sixth consecutive gold medal . In 2015, they successfully defended their Pan American Games gold medal by defeating Argentina in the final, and in 2016 the side snatched the bronze medal at the Hockey Champions Trophy in London.

Trump paints bleak picture of America in speech at Republican National Convention

A few Democrats and undecided voters were in the crowd and said they came to watch and listen. During his acceptance speech, Trump argued that numerous world's travails could be blamed on Clinton. "I think perhaps bringing that kind of outsider blood to Washington, apart from lifelong politicians, could be what our country needs to break free from small growth and move toward high growth", said Noah Lewis of San Francisco.

Stephen Colbert's Colbert Report character 'will never be seen again'

The " Late Show " has been making an aggressive play for attention with two weeks of live shows coinciding with the Republican and Democratic conventions. Earlier this month, Colbert reprised his Comedy Central character in a Late Show segment that also featured former Daily Show host Jon Stewart.

Flint water investigators announce more criminal charges

Now the probe is working up the chain of command. "We're starting to work our way up. and we're expanding the investigation". Federal authorities said last month it was safe for everyone in Flint to drink the tap water as long as it is filtered.

After Clinton's historic night, Trump campaign reiterates e-mail criticism

Senior Adviser Jason Miller said Clinton 'talks about unity, about E Pluribus Unum, but her globalist agenda denies American citizens the protections to which they are all entitled - tearing us apart. President Bill Clinton watched from a seat on the convention floor, beaming with pride and repeatedly leaping to his feet. Malouf spoke of the charged emotions inside the Wells Fargo Center, and said when the balloons fell and the fireworks exploded he got "this deeper feeling".

It's her party now: Ex-presidents handoff to Hillary Clinton

After being formally nominated on Tuesday night, Clinton got a warm endorsement from her husband , Bill Clinton . On Tuesday night, Mr Clinton highlighted his wife's strengths as a mother, and as someone who worked for those with less.

Anti-Trump march underway in Cleveland

As it went up in flames, police pushed forward, attempting to extinguish it. At one point one of the protesters was also lit on fire - leading police to train their hand held water cannons on him while screaming, "stop moving you're on fucking fire!" In explaining how the melee unfolded, police chief said that a protester whose trousers caught fire resisted when a police officer tried to put out the blaze.

Powerball jackpot $422 million after months without winner

The money can then be used to play the dozens of online lottery games available on the website. Because no one has won the jackpot, Wednesday's estimated drawing is expected to reach $ 422 million . The increase is due to brisk sales across all 44 participating Powerball states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. All six numbers must be correct to win.

Clinton trouncing Trump in four swing states, new polls show

In 2008, then-Sen. Obama lost Georgia by more than 5 points, and lost the state by almost 8 points in his 2012 re-election campaign. This upcoming week will see Donald Trump take center stage at the Republican National Convention , though it appears to be far from a rousing affair for Trump or Republicans.

Trump and aides attack Cruz over non-endorsement

His daughter Ivanka and other members of the Trump party turned their backs on Cruz to stand and applaud Trump, who sat down in the front row of his VIP box to watch his son Eric deliver the next speech . "Vote for candidates who you trust to defend our freedom and be faithful to the Constitution". Cruz's speech was another stumble at a convention marked by several missteps, including a speech by Trump's wife, Melania, that included lines similar to those in a 2008 Democratic convention ...

Newt Gingrich compares Donald Trump with Narendra Modi

Former President George W. Bush autographed cowboy hats, Vice President Dick Cheney snapped selfies and First Lady Laura Bush chatted up the crowd. The answer came in response to a question about former Presidents George H.W. "In turn, a few in the Republican Party responded by trying to out-polarize the president, making us seem anti-immigrant, anti-women, anti-science, anti-gay, anti-worker and anti-common-sense", Bush writes .

Cruz Defends Not Endorsing Trump in RNC Speech

Boos filled the convention hall on Wednesday night after Cruz declined to endorse Trump in his prime time speech and urged Republicans to vote their conscience. On with the show! "I have a lot respect for him, I think he's a very smart guy", incoming California national committeewoman and delegate Harmeet Dhillon told NBC News.

Southwest flights delayed nationwide due to technical glitch

Customers tweeted that they could not check in to flights on the No. 4 US airline by passenger traffic. We will keep you posted as we have more information to share. Heath Montgomery, a spokesman for the Denver International Airport, says that workers at ticket counters are unable to print tickets due to the outage.

Super Bowl victor selected for American Rugby Sevens Olympic team

Tom Mitchell captain's the men , featuring James Rodwell, who set a new world record earlier this year after playing in 69 consecutive World Rugby Sevens Series' tournaments, and Dan Norton, the series' fourth-highest leading scorer of all time.

Trump adviser: Women should be ones to decide on abortion

That approach doesn't work for everyone. The Trump campaign is seriously considering Flynn for the number two spot on the ticket. But Trump told the Post he was leaning toward making a "political" pick. And third, it's not the only issue on which he gave a garbled response. Flynn said on Monday the country had deeper problems than social issues.

High school baseball to switch from innings limit to pitch count

High school baseball rules will now require a pitching restriction policy based on the number of pitches thrown in a game. The federation did not proscribe a specific number, but a limit must be established by next season, said Elliot Hopkins , the NFHS director of sports and student services.

GOP Congressmen Call for Hillary Clinton Perjury Investigation

House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, sent a letter to Channing Phillips, the USA attorney for the District of Columbia, on Monday, asking for a new probe to determine with Clinton "committed perjury and made false statements during her testimony under oath before congressional committees".

Simone Biles wins spot on US Women's Gymnastics team

Biles, the three-time world gymnastics champion, secured her spot with a near flawless tour of the SAP Center, earning an automatic berth on the team by strolling to the all-around title at the Olympic Trials. "I'm excited to talk to her (Karolyi) and pour my heart out", said Douglas. "I know I can get better". The scoreboard said one thing Sunday night in San Jose.

FBI head faces Congress over Clinton email investigation

Frustrated by the FBI's decision not to indict Clinton, congressional Republicans are calling for the FBI to investigate whether Clinton lied to Congress during her testimony before the House Benghazi committee previous year. Bush administration and was appointed in 2013 to a 10-year term as Federal Bureau of Investigation director by President Obama. "I beg you to fill the gap".

2 withdraw names from Trump VP list; 1 endorses Gov. Pence

Many think Corker might be considered for positions like Secretary of State or Treasury Secretary. And Iowa is where my heart is. "I like the generals; I like the concept of the generals", Trump said, "[But] we're looking to go more the political route in terms of getting legislation passed".

Trump raises $51 million in June for campaign and GOP

In comparison, Clinton raised $40.5 million in June and an additional $28 million for the Democratic party, bringing her June totals to $68.5 million. Trump titled his Tweet "Crooked Hillary - - Makes History!" Last month, Ryan publicly slammed Trump over his claim that a US -born judge of Mexican descent was not qualified to preside over a Trump University court case.

Donald Trump praises Saddam Hussein for killing terrorists 'so good'

He emphasized that Hussein was "a very bad guy", a message he re-emphasized in his rally speech later. Right? He was a bad guy, really bad guy. "Would it be appropriate for him to say to these individuals, you know what, you lost a lot of money, here is the money?" "He killed terrorists.

Lost dogs at county shelters after Fourth of July fireworks

This time of year, right after the Fourth of July, is the busiest time for animal shelters. Pet owners are urged to show up and take their dogs home. "People don't put up dogs in early enough of don't put them up at all with the fireworks", she said. Just keep a great look out for your dogs, especially with the Fourth of July going on.

Snapchat introduces new way to save old snaps

You can also edit old Snaps saved to Memories by adding emojis, time-stamps or geofilters, even if it was taken long ago in a far away place. The July Snapchat update supercharges your Snapchat stories with a new Memories feature and the My Eyes Only option will help keep your private Snaps private.

Chicago Bulls could sign Rajon Rondo

So the Bulls filled their point-guard void created when they traded Derrick Rose to the Knicks. But it's not a definite thing that a Rondo addition actually helps your team at this point. Rondo finished with a shooting line of.454/.365/.580. Now, Rondo will likely take the reigns as the starting point guard of one of the league's other most confusing franchises.