She added: "We are going to be in lockstep together being a united Labour Party acting as Her Majesty's opposition". The two will now go head-to-head in a campaign which will take place over the summer, before ballots are posted in late August.
But Sessions had a special moment in the spotlight Tuesday - albeit not in primetime - when he was tapped to make the formal motion for the convention to accept Donald Trump as the Republican nominee. But that effort - like the "Never Trump" movement's other last-ditch efforts this week - failed. Jeff Sessions of Alabama. Ben Christie and Gov. Chris Christie, both of whom lost to Trump in the primary will speak as well.
Angela Eagle says she's putting her support behind Owen Smith because he has more backing from Labour legislators. Angela Eagle pulled out of the race for the leadership of the U.K.'s Labour opposition and said she'll back a bid by Owen Smith to challenge the current leader, Jeremy Corbyn, who's lost the confidence of most of his members of Parliament.
An Oakland, California company dedicated to rooting out plagiarism was hopping on Tuesday, hours after Melania Trump's speech raised questions about what it took from Michelle Obama's speech in 2008. A parade of Trump's campaign rivals and Republican leaders lukewarm about his nomination were taking the stage Tuesday night to vouch for the real estate mogul, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell .
By the time the official stage 12 results were published, Froome had extended his lead over fellow Briton Adam Yates to 47 seconds. But Colombian Quintana seemed out of sorts from the off and ended up losing more than 2 minutes to Froome.
The sniper shooting, which occurred during a protest against the deaths of two black men by police officers, has sparked calls by top lawmakers that new legislation is needed to train and support law enforcement. "We do the best we can to maintain our composure, but at the same time , we're human beings", Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Chris Hill said. To the coward who tried to break me and my brothers and sisters: you know your hate made us stronger.