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Traditionally, the vice presidential choice is used to build enthusiasm among party loyalists. The businessman has never held elected office. Pence's team has gotten word to start preparing to get the official nod Thursday, and the Trump campaign is now planning for the official nod Thursday, according to two sources familiar with the process.
  • Singapore fans try various ways to get hold of Pokemon Go

    Singapore fans try various ways to get hold of Pokemon Go

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    Earlier this year Franken made a very similar inquiry, sending an open letter to Oculus chief Brendan Iribe calling for the company to be more transparent about how it collects and uses Oculus Rift user data. Let us know how you get on with it, UK Trainers. That eye-popping rally has boosted Nintendo's market value by billions of dollars and underscored how investors see the game as crucial to its fledgling migration on to mobile devices.
  • Obama: Still far from solving police, community issues

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    After the three separate tragedies, it's hard to do anything but despair, but Obama's speech during the service called for both hope and accountability, echoing sentiments expressed by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Dallas Police Chief David Brown in the days following the shooting.
  • PAC-12 Network to stream 150+ games on Twitter this year

    PAC-12 Network to stream 150+ games on Twitter this year

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    They took one step closer to that on Thursday when it was announced they had reached a partnership deal with Twitter. "The Pac-12 Networks' collaboration with Twitter reflects our ongoing commitment to increasing exposure for Pac-12 universities and their live, school-produced events", said Pac-12 Networks President Lydia Murphy-Stephans, in a statement.
  • Pac-12 announces streaming deal with Twitter

    Pac-12 announces streaming deal with Twitter

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    Some of these sports include soccer, baseball, gymnastics, ice hockey and track & field. Our partnership with Pac-12 Networks will give sports fans a great way to view live sporting events along with the live Twitter conversation they are already accustomed to.
  • Turkey ties stronger than Boris Johnson''s quips - Turkish official

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    In fact, Johnson's only reason for supporting Clinton was because he wanted her husband back in the White House. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says he would like negotiations on Britain's exit from the European Union to produce a "highly integrated relationship between the United Kingdom and the EU".
  • Michael Gove sacked as Justice Secretary by Prime Minister Theresa May

    Michael Gove sacked as Justice Secretary by Prime Minister Theresa May

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    Gove, the MP for Surrey Heath, had been expected to back newly appointed foreign secretary Boris Johnson in the Tory leadership contest, but dramatically launched his own bid to succeed Cameron. There's a new person in charge of the UK's relationship with the Isle of Man. It is one of the four great offices of state, he previously held another when he was Foreign Secretary.
  • Justine Greening becomes first state-schooled Education Secretary

    Justine Greening becomes first state-schooled Education Secretary

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    Earlier this year, the government dismissed a Parliamentary report calling for LGBT-inclusive sex and relationship education to be made statutory in all schools, with rumours at the time that Downing Street had intervened to block Education Secretary Nicky Morgan from agreeing to any reform.
  • Muore a 83 anni il boss Bernardo Provenzano

    Muore a 83 anni il boss Bernardo Provenzano

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    Bernardo Provenzano era malato da tempo , fu arrestato l'11 aprile del 2006 in una masseria di Corleone , a poca distanza dall'abitazione dei suoi familiari. Da diversi anni gli era stato diagnosticato un cancro alla vescica che lo ha condotto alla tomba. "Per me Provenzano è morto nel momento in cui è caduto ed è stato operato al cervello".
  • Tuki reinstated as Arunachal CM, asked to prove majority by July 16

    Tuki reinstated as Arunachal CM, asked to prove majority by July 16

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    Supreme Court of India ordered Congress to restore its governance back in Arunachal Pradesh which was subjected under President Rule from January 26, 2016, after dismissing the charges of illegal and unconstitutional state governance. BJP appeared critical of the SC verdict, saying it is a "very odd order" that the leader with majority support is being asked to sit in Opposition, and also wondered if the verdict "weakens" the democratic spirit.
  • U.S. urges respect for South China Sea ruling

    U.S. urges respect for South China Sea ruling

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    Wang said that relations between China and the United States are generally on a sound track and that the two sides should further focus on cooperation while properly managing their differences to push forward the new type of major power relations between the two countries.
  • May oficially new British prime minister

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    Despite being a part of a Tory government that has disadvantaged working class people, May said her government "will be driven not be the interests of the privileged few, but by yours". She said she wanted to address the poorest and most disadvantaged in society, and the people who had been left behind. Though she joined Mr. Cameron in supporting continued European Union membership, Ms.
  • Donald Trump Raised More Than $50 Million in June

    Donald Trump Raised More Than $50 Million in June

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    The Trump campaign wrote that the candidate "personally contributed $3.8 million to the campaign this month which brings total contributions to $55 million". The National Rifle Association and pro-Trump superPAC Rebuilding America Now have spent a combined $2.8 million on Trump's behalf. In Cincinnati on Wednesday, he praised Gingrich at his campaign rally, telling the audience, "We all love Newt".
  • US boosts aid to Syria war-affected by $439 million

    US boosts aid to Syria war-affected by $439 million

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    Kerry made the remarks at a dinner in Washington to mark last week's Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, shortly before he was due to set off on a tour of European capitals. "I'd be a little leery about giving too much information to the Russians, but I fully trust that our government officials understand this and know they'll arrive at something that makes sense".
  • Theresa May becomes Britain's new PM

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    After formally being invited to form a government in a meeting with Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace, May arrived at her new Downing Street residence with a promise to lead a government that would tackle "burning injustice". "I came into Downing Street to confront our problems as a country and lead people through hard decisions so that together we could reach better times", Cameron told the Telegraph in an article published Wednesday.
  • Trump Campaign: Bernie Sanders' Endorsement 'Exhibit A in our Rigged System'

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    U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) endorsed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the presidential election, formally ending his candidacy for the Democratic nomination. He said Clinton is prepared to fight to raise the minimum wage, create jobs, expand access to health care and address climate change. "I think that a lot of Bernie policies are making it into Hillary's".
  • Durant, Warriors make it official

    Durant, Warriors make it official

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    On these last couple of weeks . You can't find a better embodiment of that than the guy sitting next to me. It was organic, it was authentic, it was real. It's an adjustment period. This is the hardest road. The post Exclusive: Stephen Curry talks Watriors' Kevin Durant acquisition appeared first on Marcus Thompson II .
  • Nintendo shares up 16 per cent on Pokemon Go

    Nintendo shares up 16 per cent on Pokemon Go

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    A long, long time ago (in tech time) in 2011, the company that created Pokemon GO, Niantic , started another augmented-reality search game called Ingress . Other people aren't looking where they are walking and are falling or tripping. Facebook pages and online forums are abuzz with tips and tricks on how to install and run the app, as it is still unavailable for download in Singapore through the official app stores of Apple and Android phones.
  • Car Bomb Kills Several In Iraq

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    The attack comes after the country's Interior Minister Mohammed Ghabban resigned last week in the wake of the deadliest attack in the country since the 2003 US-led invasion, saying that Baghdad checkpoints, a pillar of government efforts to secure the city, are "absolutely useless".
  • Pizza Hut chatbot plays catch-up to Domino's tech-savvy ordering

    Pizza Hut chatbot plays catch-up to Domino's tech-savvy ordering

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    Mr. Concors said: "We are constantly pursuing ways to simplify our ordering experience". You can ask to see the latest deals and then place an order for food. The idea for integrating social ordering into the Pizza Hut brand experience came from a desire to engage with the brand's strong following on social media and to further extend its focus on personalized customer service.
  • Gary Johnson wastes no time going after Bernie Sanders supporters

    Gary Johnson wastes no time going after Bernie Sanders supporters

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    Sanders endorsed Clinton on Tuesday, at an event in New Hampshire. Sanders still has not suspended his campaign or released his delegates. Mr. Sanders said today that, "I have come here to make it as clear as possible why I am endorsing Hillary Clinton and why she must become our next president".
  • Cheating at Pokemon Go Will Get You an Hour-Long Ban

    Cheating at Pokemon Go Will Get You an Hour-Long Ban

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    With the app releasing in Germany, a United Kingdom launch should be imminent, unless Pokemon Go experiences more issues following its latest rollout. "Having your basic profile information out there isn't such a risk, but having full access to your account is a huge risk", said Roger Triantafilo a Bakersfield database administrator who focuses on database security.
  • 'You're not running anymore'... Michael Gove dodges questions on Conservative leadership race

    'You're not running anymore'... Michael Gove dodges questions on Conservative leadership race

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    May obtained 199 votes, while Leadsom got 84. Speaking after the results were announced, Mrs May said she had secured support from all wings of the Conservative Party and promised to bring the Tories together. "My CV is incredibly varied and it's all absolutely true", she told the BBC adding that she wanted an "honourable campaign". May, who supported Britain's continued membership in the European Union but did not campaign prominently for the "Remain" side in the referendum, has ...
  • Gingrich on being VP: 'Do you want a two-pirate ticket?'

    Gingrich on being VP: 'Do you want a two-pirate ticket?'

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    Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich introduces Donald Trump at a rally in OH earlier this month. The Fox News Channel announced that it and Gingrich have agreed to suspend their contributor agreement in the wake of reports that Trump may pick the former House speaker.
  • Theresa May Is Britain's New Prime Minister

    Theresa May Is Britain's New Prime Minister

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    Soon afterward the palace released a photo of May curtseying to the monarch at the palace. Former Home Secretary Theresa May becomes the UK's second female Prime Minister after she was selected unopposed by Conservative MPs to be their new party leader.
  • PM appeals for calm in Valley

    PM appeals for calm in Valley

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    Abdullah further added that their party was doing their bit in order to bring peace but the restraint killing should be stopped immediately. Paying tributes to the 1931 martyrs, the Chief Minister said these valiant men scripted a new dawn in the state's history by laying the edifice for democracy and human dignity.