LISA DESJARDINS: But much of the day was dominated by what happened last night, when Trump's primary challenger, Texas Senator Ted Cruz, balked at endorsing the nominee. Nor did he ask his supporters, hundreds of whom encouraged him to run for president in four years at an event on Wednesday afternoon, to vote for the newly minted Republican nominee.
State BSP president Raj Achal Rajbhar who was leading the protests told the media that the statement had revealed the "anti-Dalit mentality" of the Bharatiya Janata Party. The police on late Wednesday night lodged an FIR against Daya Shankar Singh under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
Ed Rendell, himself a former DNC chairman, has said he wouldn't have let her speak at the convention. The message was met with chaos, as people in support and opposed to Wasserman Schultz crowded up to the stage, holding signs, chanting and ignoring calls to quiet down to allow the program to continue.
While it could be argued that Jordan waited far too long to take a stance on a public issue, it is noteworthy that he stepped forward at a time when racial tensions and "divisive rhetoric", as he writes, has reached a tipping point in this country.
Two other people have potentially life-threatening injuries, local hospital officials said. The latest burst of gun violence to wrack the state this summer occurred just after 12:30 a.m. "I pray, I just pray that no one retaliates..." "My son", said White, waving a hand at the television. "He loved to play basketball". Strawder starred on the basketball team for Lehigh High School, averaging more than 15 points a game as a junior, according to The News-Press.
President Tayyip Erdogan yesterday ordered the closure of thousands of private schools, charities and other institutions in his first decree since imposing a state of emergency. Muhammet Gulen was due to be taken to the capital Ankara after being detained in Erzurum, the eastern region where his uncle is said to have developed his deep convictions, close to his birthplace of Korucuk.