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Trump VP list down to Gov. Mike Pence, Newt Gingrich

The filing was submitted on the same day Christie lost out on being Trump's running mate. The news puts Christie's judgment center stage with Democrats calling it into question and Republicans defending him just as the party's convention in Cleveland is about to unfold next week and as the governor is set to deliver a speech there.

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Trump running mate Mike Pence 'man of honour'

The caution with Pence is that the national media has not closely scrutinized him, so we won't know yet what they and the Hillary Clinton campaign might turn up. The two shook hands briefly, greeted each other's families and left the stage. Largely unknown to the public, Pence is considered a steady conservative with governing experience inside and outside of Washington .

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Turkey coup attempt: USA warns Turkey against 'insinuations' of involvement

More than 50 senior soldiers were detained in the western province of Denizli on Sunday. Prime Minister Binali Yildirim described the coup attempt as a "black stain on Turkish democracy", with 265 people killed and 1440 wounded. Kerry said the USA had no indication beforehand of the coup attempt, which began as he and Russia's foreign minister were in a Russian government villa in Moscow, locked in negotiations over Syria .

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Trump's VP choice compares mogul to US icon Reagan

Pence took the microphone and presented Trump as someone who "gets the American people". Instead, Pence insisted that "we got to do something different". Mike Pence deplaned onto the tarmac at an airport near Indianapolis on Saturday sounding relieved to be home after a whirlwind week - and resolved to keep his remarks very brief.

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White House candidate Trump announces Pence as his running mate

Ryan backs trade agreements that Trump calls awful. He called Trump a builder, a fighter, and a patriotic American who "has set aside a legendary career to build a stronger America". Pence, whose demeanor is as calm as Trump's is fiery, brings a discipline that aides and advisers hoped could bridge that gap. Pence, largely unknown to the public, is billed as a steady conservative with governing experience inside and outside of Washington .

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Mike Pence: Trump 'Like no Leader since Ronald Reagan'

The buttoned-down Pence, 57, was the nonpirate choice, the stylistic opposite of Trump. Now we're seeing unrest in Turkey, a further demonstration of the failures of Obama-Clinton. A tiny piece of evidence that it can might have emerged Saturday morning, as Donald Trump held a press conference to unveil his presumptive veep, Indiana Governor Mike Pence.