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How Top GOP Officials Are Shooting Down 'Free the Delegates' Efforts

A "minority report " will get the proposition unbinding the delegates to the whole convention for a floor vote. "The delegates are not interested in changing the rules of the game at this late stage", said Trump's campaign counsel, Donald McGahn II.

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S. Korea's political parties have say on THAAD deployment decision

The announcement will raise strong objections in Beijing, Moscow and Pyongyang. Reclusive North Korea and the rich, democratic South are technically still at war because their 1950-53 conflict ended in an armistice, not a peace treaty. The missile launch is a "clear challenge to UN Security Council resolutions", Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Saturday, according to the Kyodo news agency.

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Mr Obama: US must bridge divide between police and public

The White House has declined that request, and Obama said he already has condemned anti-police rhetoric. Calling for "open hearts", he urged Americans not to cloister themselves in separate corners. A police affidavit of probable cause says Mckesson "intentionally" placed himself in the road after protesters were repeatedly warned by loudspeaker to remain on private property or the curb.

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Christie ally guilty, squeezed airline for route to 2nd home

The investigation focused on Samson's dealings with officials of United Airlines, the main tenant of Newark Liberty International Airport, which is run by the Port Authority. The Port Authority also wanted to increase flights to Atlantic City, while New Jersey struggled to revitalize the seaside gambling resort. Brian Murray, a spokesman for Christie, declined to immediately comment on Samson's plea or how it might affect the governor's work with Trump.

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Trump's Potential Running Mate Also Backtracks On Abortion Comments

A day earlier, Flynn had told ABC's "This Week" that women are the ones who "have to make the decision [on abortion] because they are the ones that are going to decide to bring up that child or not". "If people are serious about it, you know, I have to be serious about it", said Flynn, who said the US was "going in the wrong direction". Trump feels the current national unrest calls for a "tough and steady" figure, the Post said.

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India rejects Pakistan's 'black day' call over Kashmir unrest

The Pakistan cabinet took a series of decisions at its meeting in Lahore on Friday, and this prompted a strong reaction from the Indian foreign ministry. "Lack of progress in finding a durable solution to the Kashmir question in accordance with the United Nations resolutions, and the continuing violations of human rights in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and lack of accountability thereof, have led to feeling of frustration and resentment especially among the new generation of ...