In the four-day event, anti-Trump fractions in the party tried to change convention rules to undermine his nomination, and Trump's wife Melania was accused of plagiarizing in her speech. "He will focus on making quality childcare affordable and accessible for all", she said. Cruz said the pledge became null and void after Trump used social media to disparage wife Heidi Cruz's appearance and suggested on Fox News that Cruz's father was associated with JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.
Clinton, who is expected to be formally nominated by her party at its convention in Philadelphia next week, has led Trump most of the year in the poll. Google also said that there was a 15,000 percent increase in searches on Thursday night for LGBTQ, the acronym that Trump used during his speech. "I have a message for all of you: The crime and violence that today afflicts our nation will soon come to an end", Trump said.
The speech will set the tone for Trump's next three months of campaigning ahead of the November 8 election, explaining why he feels Clinton is unfit to lead and why he would be better at improving the U.S. Basking in the glow of victory, Trump dismissed Cruz's opposition in his remarks to volunteers and said he wouldn't accept the Texan's endorsement in any event.
As opposed to implementing a blanket-ban against Russia, the International Olympic Committee has chose to delegate responsibility to the individual sporting federations who are now in the process of deciding which Russian competitors can participate in the games.
A regional Muslim leader said one of the two attackers - who were killed outside the church - was known to police . The first ISIS attack carried out on a place of worship in Europe has led to fears that other religious buildings could be future targets.
He said his government didn't want "a relationship with Kashmir that is forcible and based on necessities". Mr Singh accused Pakistan of encouraging terrorism and militancy in Jammu and Kashmir, and said: "Pakistan's role is not pak (pure) in relation to Kashmir".