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The site and the nearby Arlington National Cemetery are both listed as " Pokestops " on the app. Most of these museums and places are trying to remove their site from the game. Nevertheless, people are playing Pokemon Go at Auschwitz. Playing the game at the Holocaust museum and Auschwitz has brought a strong response on Twitter.
  • Not so fast: Defeated anti-Trump delegates vow trouble during the convention

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    Unruh, the delegate from Colorado who had been leading efforts to submit a minority report to the convention, told ABC News today that rather than continue to advocate for a vote on the convention floor by submitting a minority report, delegates who are supportive of the unbinding efforts should instead vote their conscience, regardless of party rules.
  • California wildfire fills LA with smoke after a dozen homes destroyed

    California wildfire fills LA with smoke after a dozen homes destroyed

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    It's not yet clear how many animals have been lost to the 33,000-acre blaze. In Santa Clarita, 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of downtown Los Angeles, a fire broke out Friday near a highway and quickly spread through arid vegetation in rugged mountains before making its way down into canyons with sprawling subdivisions of large homes.
  • Trump to campaign in four swing states this week

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    Welcome to what will certainly be one of the central themes of the Democratic National Convention. Clinton said that if elected she hopes to end the partisan gridlock in Washington D.C., and Tim Kaine echoed those sentiments by praising Republican Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan.
  • Ivanka Trump's RNC Speech Receives High Praise...From Liberals

    Ivanka Trump's RNC Speech Receives High Praise...From Liberals

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    Rather than wear an expensive tailor made dress, Ivanka chose to wear an off-the-rack $158 dress from her own line. Polls show a majority of women have an unfavorable opinion of Donald Trump. She will introduce her father tonight before his address to the convention. However, another young woman, Larissa Martinez, said Ivanka could influence this campaign.
  • Bernie Sanders to meet privately with his supporters in Philadelphia

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    Later in the day, she abruptly cancelled plans to gavel open the nominating convention. "We are all scared of Donald Trump, but we also have misgivings about Hillary", said Bruce Fealk, a Sanders delegate from MI. With Sanders out of the race, some of them were backing Green Party candidate Jill Streen. After the unity commission agreement, Sanders supporters seeking to pass amendments to abolish or curtail superdelegates opted against pursuing convention floor fights on the issue.
  • Donald Trump Wants The Attorney General To Investigate Black Lives Matter

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    Nick Cannon is done joking around. "We want to be able to take a person's passions to show that yes, all lives matter, but at this point in time we want to show that black lives matter too". 'It's this interesting thing that people are frustrated that black people are focusing on the unique trauma that black people have faced in this country.
  • Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump in key battleground states

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    Conversely, Trump holds a 53 percent to 24 percent lead among white voters who have not graduated from college. Clinton reversed Trump's lead in North Carolina, earning 44 percent to Trump's 38 percent. Kaine joined Clinton on the campaign trail to attack Trump in what many insiders considered a tryout for the Democratic vice president gig. The poll was conducted after the Federal Bureau of Investigation recommended that Clinton should not face criminal charges for her use of ...
  • Republican VP Candidate Mike Pence Stops By PA Delegates' Breakfast

    Republican VP Candidate Mike Pence Stops By PA Delegates' Breakfast

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    Holcomb's email was sent out Saturday evening, a day after Pence publicly endorsed him over prominent rivals U.S. Reps. Dan Coats and Lt. Gov Eric Holcomb officially nominated Pence as the vice presidential nominee. But not before Donald Trump talks to an RNC crowd for over an hour. "Democrats are about to anoint someone who represents everything this country is exhausted of", Pence said.
  • Clinton: Unfair 'Hillary Standard' on Trust and Honesty

    Clinton: Unfair 'Hillary Standard' on Trust and Honesty

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    With so many people waiting eagerly for the announcement Friday night, reactions to Tim Kaine as Hillary Clinton's vice presidential pick were mixed. "When Donald Trump says he has your back, you better watch out", Kaine said, with Clinton sitting at his side nodding.
  • Hillary Clinton On RNC's Relentless Focus On Her: 'Very Sad'

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    In picking Kaine, Clinton passed over liberal candidates who would have generated more grassroots enthusiasm like U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren of MA and Cory Booker of New Jersey, and Hispanic Cabinet members Julian Castro and Thomas Perez.
  • Donald Trump to give biggest speech of his life

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    The fight was the latest misstep at the four-day party meeting , which was meant to be an occasion showing Republicans rallying behind Mr Trump, a NY businessman who has never been elected to public office but who saw off 16 rivals in the primary contests.
  • Clinton Gets Back at Chris Christie With This Video

    Clinton Gets Back at Chris Christie With This Video

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    Fortune reported Trump says he would tap his finance chairman Steven Mnuchin for Treasury chief. Donald Trump's son Don Jr. and daughter Tiffany probably account for the bulk of the business talk. Do you think Clinton should be "locked up?" Christie also bashed Clinton over her handling of classified emails while she was State secretary and calling her a liar.
  • GOP Leaders Crush Effort To Derail Trump's Presidential Nomination

    GOP Leaders Crush Effort To Derail Trump's Presidential Nomination

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    Smith said local Republicans were excited about the convention being in Cleveland and planned to host a gathering Thursday night at the Fremont Country Club to watch Trump's televised prime-time speech. "This is nothing but an assault and an affront on the delegates , who are the true grass roots of the party". "Since he wasn't my first candidate, obviously I believe he has some shortcomings, and I still believe that", he said.
  • Facebook's giant internet drone nails test flight

    Facebook's giant internet drone nails test flight

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    The aircraft has the wingspan of an airliner, but at cruising speed it will consume only 5,000 watts - the same amount as three hair dryers, or a high-end microwave. In an announcement made on Thursday, social network Facebook said that the first full-scale test of its solar-powered "Aquila" drone has been successfully completed by the company.
  • Piazza, Griffey Jr. inducted in baseball Hall of Fame

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    Thank you dad . We made it, dad. So Griffey said he called his wife, Melissa (who is from Gig Harbor), to see if she could hunt one down. And it wasn't his idea, he said following his induction speech into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Leiter, a pal of Piazza's from their days together was an intense pitcher. I was born 5 months after his senior year, and he made a decision to play baseball to provide for his family.
  • Scott Walker: Cruz Wrong To Say "Vote Your Conscience"

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    He said, extraordinarily but characteristically, that violence would end and safety would be restored overnight by the mere act of electing him. Donald Trump and his family on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • City of Portland's response to Black Lives Matter protest

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    Organizers from the two separate rallies in Syracuse are asking people to come in peace. Roeher a co-organizer of the march says they will take to the streets behind Central Avenue avoiding Cruise Night. Black Lives Matter protests have not all been peaceful; more than 70 people were arrested in Rochester at a rally a little more than a week ago. "When there's injustice anywhere, against anybody - whether they're black or white or a woman, a lesbian or gay person - it's injustice everywhere, ...
  • Former KKK leader David Duke running for Senate in Louisiana

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    The Louisiana Secretary of State's office said Duke, who was convicted of tax evasion in 2002, had his voter registration restored in May of this year. Republican and Democratic opponents sought to distance themselves from Duke's campaign, with many offering critical statements of his candidacy . Charles Boustany Jr.
  • Dallas Holds First Funerals for Slain Police Officers

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    After the service, a procession will take Smith to his final resting place in the Garden of Honor at Restland Memorial Park in Dallas . Law enforcement officers have arrested demonstrators who were blocking rush hour traffic on an interstate in downtown Minneapolis.
  • Louisiana gunman targeted and ambushed cops, police say

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    Holden addressed the killer, saying, "You have slain some law enforcement officials", the mayor said, but "this city, this state and this nation will rise again". Sadly, shootings and tragic deaths have made up numerous national news stories in the last couple of months, with the latest tragedy involving three officers from Baton Rouge, La.
  • Trump's convention speech: 'Safety will be restored'

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    Cruz made it clear he would not vote for the Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, however. The media, however, is more interested in another convention oddity - the surprising performance of Senator Ted Cruz, a failed Trump rival who instead of calling for party unity in his remarks to the gathering urged voters to vote "their conscience".
  • Star Trek Beyond review

    Star Trek Beyond review

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    Star Trek Beyond takes some risks by destroying the beloved Enterprise , (don't worry, that's not much of a spoiler, and it's not the first time it's happened), and separating the crew through the majority of the film. "It was very important to Doug and me, as well as ( director ) Justin Lin, to try to create a hybrid of an episode of the original (TV) series and a spectacular cinematic event", Pegg said recently during a Paramount Pictures-sponsored junket in Los Angeles, attended by ...
  • Trump revives arguments with Cruz from primary season

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    Departing from his prepared text, Gingrich said the crowd had missed Cruz's key point: that everyone should vote their conscience for a candidate who will uphold the Constitution. Kennedy, and threatened to "spill the beans" on Cruz's wife Heidi. "Endorse Trump!" but Cruz just smiled and said "I appreciate the enthusiasm of the NY delegation".
  • Will Donald Trump win the United States presidential election?

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    But in a nod to a broader swath of Americans, he said young people in predominantly black cities "have as much of a right to live out their dreams as any other child in America". "American flag overalls, red white and blue", says Gunther. As hard as it is to believe on days when the news is dark with the awful things people do and say, we live in a world that is safer and fairer than the one I was born into.
  • Florida officer who shot unarmed therapist identified

    Florida officer who shot unarmed therapist identified

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    Video of the incident went viral. The police officer said he had been aiming at the white, autistic patient beside Kinsey, but missed, hitting the behavioural therapist in the leg by accident. Joseph, a doctor, sent Kinsey his sympathies. "A toy truck. I am a behavior therapist at a group home". He said he tells them to stay calm and slow down their actions, realizing it takes people with autism longer to process information.
  • Hillary Clinton Introduces Her Running Mate Tim Kaine

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    Saturday's email was sent by the Hillary Victory Fund, a joint fundraising committee between Clinton's campaign and the Democratic National Committee. She'll always have our backs.Hillary knows we're stronger together", Kaine said, referencing a report in the New York Times in which Trump questioned whether he'd defend North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies from Russian aggression.
  • Conservatives, I Urge You to Join Me: Unite Behind Trump and Pence

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    Speaking at a breakfast for the MI delegation to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, the New Jersey Republican subtly jabbed his fellow vice presidential hopeful, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. Stahl asked the governor, referring back to Trump's disparaging comments about the former Vietnam prisoner of war last July . "Just tell me and I'll send it'".
  • Slain Kansas cop was in honor guard at funeral

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    The Kansas lawmaker said that Obama portrayed the police officers involved in those deaths as "people of bias". A USA police officer was fatally shot Tuesday in the Kansas City while responding to a drive-by shooting. Wagle pointed to Obama's public comments after two black men, Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, La. and Philando Castille in suburban St. Paul, Minn, died in video-recorded police shootings that shook the nation.
  • Orlando police honor slain Dallas officers

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    The family held a private service for Smith on Wednesday. The services for Dallas PD Sgt. Michael Smith and DART officer Brent Thompson drew in hundreds of fellow law enforcement officers. For a second day, Dallas laid a hero to rest. He, his wife and their two daughters were members of Mary Immaculate Catholic Church in Farmers Branch, north of Dallas .