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Quick Glance: Trump and Vance speak in Michigan after assassination attempt
  • Donald Trump is holding his first campaign rally since surviving an assassination attempt, returning to the battleground state of Michigan with his new running mate.

  • A week after the shooting incident that injured Trump, he thanked Americans for their support and was joined by Sen. JD Vance for their first joint event.

  • Trump's supporters filled the arena in Grand Rapids in anticipation of his speech, displaying their solidarity with the former president after the attempted assassination.

  • With increased security measures in place, the rally in Michigan highlighted Trump's efforts to regain support in crucial swing states ahead of the upcoming presidential election.
Trump Campaign Prepares Attack Plan for Harris in Case Biden Withdraws: The effort, which includes expansive advertising and polling, assumes that the vice ...
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Trump Campaign Prepares Attack Plan for Harris in Case Biden Withdraws
Trump and Zelensky speak as election hangs over U.S. aid to Ukraine: A Trump victory could herald an abrupt shift in U.S. foreign policy in the region.
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Trump and Zelensky speak as election hangs over U.S. aid to Ukraine
Quick Glance: Trump and Zelensky discuss Future of Ukraine
  • Former President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky discussed the future of the war in Ukraine with the U.S. presidential race looming.

  • Highlighting the contrasting positions of Trump and Biden on the war in Ukraine, and the election's significance for U.S. policy towards Ukraine and Russia.

  • Zelensky and Trump emphasized the importance of support for Ukraine in their statements following the conversation, discussing steps towards achieving lasting peace.

  • Zelensky pushed for continued support from allies globally and stressed the foreign policy stakes of the U.S. election, while Putin set conditions for ending the war in Ukraine that were rejected by Zelensky.
Bruce Springsteen: The “Boss” is now a billionaire: He appeared on stage for the first time in 1965. Almost 60 years later, Bruce Springsteen has earned over a ...
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Bruce Springsteen: The “Boss” is now a billionaire
Quick Glance: Forbes estimates wealth at $1.1 billion: Bruce Springsteen is apparently a billionaire
  • Bruce Springsteen has been estimated as a billionaire by Forbes magazine.

  • In 2021, he sold his entire music catalog to Sony for around $500 million.

  • Despite health issues, Springsteen continues to plan large, lucrative tours.

  • Internationally known as 'The Boss', Springsteen has millions of fans.
T. C. Boyle: “Trump blamed the shooting on himself”: The US writer sees the former US president and his party as partly responsible for the attack ...
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T. C. Boyle: “Trump blamed the shooting on himself”
Vance calls on Biden to resign: ‘If you can’t run, you can’t serve’ : Republican vice presidential nominee Sen. JD Vance (Ohio) called on President Biden to ...
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Vance calls on Biden to resign: ‘If you can’t run, you can’t serve’ 
Kyle Gass Deletes Donald Trump Apology Post Following Tenacious D Fallout: Tenacious D member Kyle Gass has deleted his apology post on social media following ...
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Kyle Gass Deletes Donald Trump Apology Post Following Tenacious D Fallout
What if Biden drops out of the US election campaign?: According to media reports, Biden's withdrawal from the US election campaign is becoming more likely ...
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What if Biden drops out of the US election campaign?
Trump’s epic week began with cheating death: Donald Trump may not have changed in the past week, but the presidential race clearly has.
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Trump’s epic week began with cheating death
Quick Glance: Republicans optimistic for Trump's victory
  • Republicans are confident about Trump's victory in November after the convention in Milwaukee.

  • Democrats are in a tough spot, urging Biden to step down and doubting his ability to govern.

  • Trump faces many political issues, but the Republican camp believes in his win.

  • Republicans are eyeing to win traditionally Democratic states and are confident heading into the campaign.
Pressure on US President: "For the first time, Biden didn't seem to recognize me," complains a member of parliament
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Pressure on US President:
Biden confident of victory and continues: Obama is a "string-puller" who wants to remove him
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Biden confident of victory and continues: Obama is a
JD Vance Says Biden ‘Should Resign Now’—A Break From Trump: Former President Donald Trump’s new running mate JD Vance argued President Joe Biden should not only ...
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JD Vance Says Biden ‘Should Resign Now’—A Break From Trump
Biden sticks to his candidacy: "Looking forward to hitting the campaign trail next week"
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Biden sticks to his candidacy:
Trump, Ukraine's Zelenskyy expected to speak by phone Friday: A day after officially accepting the Republican nomination for president, Donald Trump is expected ...
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Trump, Ukraine's Zelenskyy expected to speak by phone Friday
Trump assassination attempt | Secret Service sniper killed shooter with 'one-in-a-million shot': Report
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Trump assassination attempt | Secret Service sniper killed shooter with ...
Trump lauds Navarro’s RNC speech after release from prison: In a post online, former President Trump congratulated his former adviser, Peter Navarro ...
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Trump lauds Navarro’s RNC speech after release from prison
Biden hits Trump over RNC speech: ‘What the hell was he talking about?’: President Biden took to social media Friday evening to blast former President Trump over ...
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Biden hits Trump over RNC speech: ‘What the hell was he talking about?’
Members of President Joe Biden’s family have discussed what an exit from his campaign might look like, according to two people familiar with the discussions ... Show more

Biden's family starts discussing his possible exit plan from the 2024 race
Global IT outages hit airlines and businesses worldwide: Global IT outages have hit airlines and businesses, which are scrambling to respond.
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Global IT outages hit airlines and businesses worldwide
WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump speaks at 2024 Republican National Convention: The Republican former president, known for his willingness to criticize his political ...
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WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump speaks at 2024 Republican National Convention
Quick Glance: Trump Survives Assassination Attempt - Convention Speech
  • Donald Trump recounts assassination attempt at Milwaukee convention since Saturday incident

  • He describes narrow escape, credits God, with wife Melania present

  • Critique of Biden and Trump's political agenda discussed

  • Trump emphasizes unity, accepts nomination, calls for healing society
Trump to accept nomination as Biden faces rising pressure to quit: The speech in Milwaukee capped a four-day Republican National Convention.
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Trump to accept nomination as Biden faces rising pressure to quit
Japan’s Gymnastics Captain Exits Paris Olympics Over Smoking, Drinking: Shoko Miyata, 19, reportedly told gymnastics officials she did drank alcohol and smoked ...
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Japan’s Gymnastics Captain Exits Paris Olympics Over Smoking, Drinking
Quick Glance: Gymnastics: Japan women's captain Shoko Miyata to depart France over smoking issue
  • Shoko Miyata, the captain of Japan's women's artistic gymnastics team for the Paris Olympics, is reportedly set to leave the team due to allegations of smoking.

  • The Japan Gymnastics Association is investigating the situation and is expected to send Miyata back from their training camp in Monaco, casting uncertainty on her Summer Games participation.

  • Miyata was absent from a media-opened training session on Wednesday, with JGA's development head stating that her absence was due to 'certain reasons'.

  • Her potential absence would be a significant setback for the team aiming to achieve an Olympic team medal for the first time since the 1964 Tokyo Games.
Bagley Cartoon: Angels in America: Check out Pat Bagley's latest cartoon: Angels in America
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Bagley Cartoon: Angels in America
‘We’ll be living with these’: The renewable-energy blitz dividing regional towns: Australia’s renewable energy rollout is facing headwinds in the very ...
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‘We’ll be living with these’: The renewable-energy blitz dividing regional ...
Biden promises to return to campaign trail, pushes party unity as he resists calls to drop out of race
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Biden promises to return to campaign trail, pushes party unity as he ...
Most Democrats think Kamala Harris would make good president, AP-NORC poll shows: As President Joe Biden faces a growing drumbeat of pressure to drop his ...
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Most Democrats think Kamala Harris would make good president ...
Quick Glance: AP-NORC Poll: Majority of Democrats Support Kamala Harris for President
  • A poll by the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research found that about 6 in 10 Democrats believe Kamala Harris would do well as President.

  • While Americans overall are more skeptical of Harris as President, about three-quarters of Democrats have a positive view of her.

  • Some Democrats view Harris as a better candidate than Joe Biden, believing she can handle the demands of the office more effectively.

  • Harris is more favored by Black Americans and women compared to white or Hispanic adults, while men tend to have a less favorable opinion of her.
Disruption at Microsoft and the world stands still: The software giant has a problem. And it's not just a matter of emails not being sent or received. Airports ...
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Disruption at Microsoft and the world stands still
The Secret Diary of .. Sheriff Seymour: The totalitarian landscape as directed by David Seymour and his moral policing unit
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The Secret Diary of .. Sheriff Seymour
Ukraine's Zelenskiy attends UK cabinet, renews calls on long-range missiles: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy addressed British government ministers on ...
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Ukraine's Zelenskiy attends UK cabinet, renews calls on long-range ...
Quick Glance: Zelensky Makes Historic Visit to U.K. Cabinet
  • President Zelensky visits British Cabinet as first foreign leader since 1997.

  • Meeting highlights Britain's support for Ukraine in conflict with Russia.

  • Discussions on defense treaty to boost military production.

  • Emphasis on European support for Ukraine amid potential Trump re-election.
Some DNC delegates push to remove Biden from top of ticket, oppose virtual roll call
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Some DNC delegates push to remove Biden from top of ticket ...
Quick Glance: DNC Prepares for Virtual Roll-Call Biden Nomination
  • The Democratic National Committee's Rules Committee argued in favor of proceeding with President Joe Biden's virtual nomination and outlined the next steps as well as the procedure for the virtual roll-call vote.

  • Virtual voting is set to begin no earlier than August 1 and wrap up by August 7, with the exact start date depending on the DNC's approval of the current rules package.

  • Critics of the virtual nomination argue that Biden would be confirmed as the official candidate without real opposition as delegates gather at the DNC convention in Chicago.

  • The proposal to move forward with the virtual nomination of Biden ahead of Democrats' in-person convention stems from an issue with ballot access in Ohio, which was later resolved but remains contentious.
Bangladesh: Protesters set light to state broadcaster: Protesters have set fire to the headquarters of Bangladesh's main state broadcaster BTV with "many ...
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Bangladesh: Protesters set light to state broadcaster
Report on the West Bank: ICJ sees occupation as illegal: Israel's West Bank settlements and associated regime violate international law, International Court of ...
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Report on the West Bank: ICJ sees occupation as illegal
FACT CHECK: During his speech at the final night of the RNC, former Pres. Trump said he would end the immigration crisis "by closing our border and ... Show more

Fact-checking Donald Trump's RNC speech on immigration, the economy, world affairs and more - ABC News
US election: Despite all rumors of withdrawal - Biden wants to fight: US President Biden should - according to US media - think about his withdrawal ...
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US election: Despite all rumors of withdrawal - Biden wants to fight
Five people survive after a helicopter crashes in Bali: Officials say two Australian and three Indonesian nationals have survived after a tourist helicopter ...
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Five people survive after a helicopter crashes in Bali
US media reports: Is the Biden withdrawal imminent?: According to US media, there are increasing signs that US President Biden is thinking about withdrawing - A ...
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US media reports: Is the Biden withdrawal imminent?
Lou Dobbs, the controversial Fox News host, has died: The longtime Fox contributor was 78 years old.
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Lou Dobbs, the controversial Fox News host, has died
Quick Glance: Lou Dobbs, Fox Business Host, Passes Away at 78
  • Conservative political pundit and cable TV host Lou Dobbs has passed away at the age of 78. He was a prominent figure on Fox Business Network.

  • Dobbs was an early and vocal supporter of Donald Trump during his presidential campaign and tenure. Trump praised Dobbs as a talented journalist and loyal friend.

  • Having spent over two decades at CNN before transitioning to Fox Business, Dobbs' show 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' was known for addressing key issues affecting the American populace.

  • Despite some controversies in his career, Dobbs was recognized for his commitment to truth and strong opinions. His passing was mourned by Fox News Media and former colleagues.
BREAKING: Former President Donald Trump is about to address the Republican National Convention and formally accept the GOP nomination.2024 election live updates: Sen. Jon Tester calls on Biden not to seek another term - ABC News
Global IT outage hits banks, airlines, supermarkets: In a widespread disruption, companies and users globally are experiencing crashes on their Windows laptops ...
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Global IT outage hits banks, airlines, supermarkets
A global IT outage on Friday (Jul 19) has caused some passengers at Changi Airport to miss their flights. The outage, linked to Microsoft’s Windows ... Show more
A senator, Ali Ndume, says he did no wrong in criticising President Bola Tinubu and has no reason to apologise despite his removal as Senate Chief Whip. I stand by my statements, urge Tinubu to listen - Ndume
UAW knocks Trump after critical RNC remarks: ‘A scab and a billionaire’: The United Auto Workers slammed former President Trump after he called for the union’s ...
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UAW knocks Trump after critical RNC remarks: ‘A scab and a billionaire’
Quick Glance: Trump calls for UAW chief Shawn Fain to be 'fired immediately'
  • Former President Trump called for United Auto Workers president Shawn Fain to be 'fired immediately' during his speech on the final night of the Republican National Convention.

  • Fain endorsed President Biden in January after uncertainty over the administration's stance on electric vehicles.

  • Trump also addressed auto workers in an attempt to garner support, promising to bring back car manufacturing to the U.S. and criticizing the UAW for foreign car factories.

  • Trump vowed to end the electric vehicle mandate on his first day and accused Fain and the UAW of complicity in foreign car production, prompting a response from the UAW calling Trump a 'scab and a billionaire.'
“The truth is that Trump’s record as president was the same as his record as a businessman: rich until the inheritance ran out,” David Frum writes ... Show more

This Crew Is Totally Beatable - The Atlantic
Hulk Hogan riled up the RNC crowd, ripping off his shirt and giving a full-throated endorsement for former Pres. Trump: “Let Trumpamania rule again ... Show more

RNC 2024 Day 4 updates: Trump pitches unity, but revives old grievances - ABC News
Quick Glance: Hulk Hogan, Linda McMahon, and Dana White Support Trump at RNC
  • The longtime pro wrestler Hulk Hogan, real name Terry Bollea, is among the speakers at the convention, scheduled to speak before former President Donald Trump.

  • Hogan made a dramatic entrance on stage, describing the intense vibe and energy of the event.

  • Hulk Hogan's prominent role at the RNC is attributed to the support of billionaire Peter Thiel.

  • The UFC and WWE merged in September 2023 to form a new entity called TKO valued at $21.4 billion.
🚫📱 An update to software from global #cyberscurity firm CrowdStrike appeared to be the trigger for Friday's massive computer systems outage ... Show more
There are reports of IT outages affecting major institutions in Australia and internationally. The ABC has been affected ... Show more

Live: Major IT outage affecting banks, media outlets in Australia and globally - ABC News
Trump invokes God, Joe Biden is robbed of his last dignity: The Democrats want to get rid of Joe Biden - and trample on his human dignity ...
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Trump invokes God, Joe Biden is robbed of his last dignity
The Senile Superpower? America Has Long Treated Aging Leaders Differently—and So Might Other Countries Treat Biden or Trump
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The Senile Superpower? America Has Long Treated Aging Leaders ...
Ranting tirades against immigrants: People's Tribune Trump crowns himself - and shows new page
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Ranting tirades against immigrants: People's Tribune Trump crowns himself ...
Live: Major IT outage hits airlines, companies worldwide including Singapore, US and Australia
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Live: Major IT outage hits airlines, companies worldwide including ...
Baby Karens and Davids dwindle in number as Isla and Oliver top the Queensland name charts
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Baby Karens and Davids dwindle in number as Isla and Oliver top the ...
LIVE: Trump to speak at RNC as Biden said to be ‘soul searching' Former US President Donald Trump will accept the Republican party’s presidential nomination ... Show more

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Perspectives for the Democrats: Only chance: attack: The Democrats' situation is not hopeless because Trump's program is vulnerable. But to do that they have to ...
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Perspectives for the Democrats: Only chance: attack
Microsoft IT outage live updates: Worldwide travel and banking hit after cybersecurity update causes IT chaos
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Microsoft IT outage live updates: Worldwide travel and banking hit after ...
America Met a New, Kinder Trump—Then Came the Rest of the Speech: Trump recounted in vivid detail the shooting that nearly took his life. Then he kept talking.
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America Met a New, Kinder Trump—Then Came the Rest of the Speech
#BREAKING : Major IT outages have been reported, affecting multiple services and companies both across Australia and internationally ... Show more
Snip ‘n’ chip sought for region's cats: It looks likely that Tasman cats will have to undergo the ‘snip ‘n’ chip’ after the measures received widespread ...
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Snip ‘n’ chip sought for region's cats
IT expert reveals cause of global outage: Toby Murray is an Associate Professor in the School of Computing and Information Systems at The University of Melbourne ...
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IT expert reveals cause of global outage
Some Biden Cabinet Members Discussed If He Should Drop Out of 2024 Race: Some members of President Joe Biden’s cabinet have had private discussions among ...
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Some Biden Cabinet Members Discussed If He Should Drop Out of 2024 Race
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