Presidential contender Donald Trump looks on at the 16th green on the 1st first day of the Women's British Open golf championship on the Turnberry golf course in Turnberry, Scotland, Thursday, July 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

Donald Trump Promises to be ‘Nice’ at GOP Debate

“It is certainly my intention to be very nice & highly respectful of the other candidates,” Trump tweeted Thursday Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump promises he’ll play nice at next week’s debate. The business mogul tweeted Thursday that he is looking forward to the debate that will feature the 10 candidates with the highest average across national polls. The latest […]

TEHRAN, IRAN - JULY 22:   Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister and chief nuclear negotiator Abbas Araghchi holds a press conference at Iran's Foreign Ministry in Tehran, Iran on July 22, 2015. (Photo by Fatemeh Bahrami/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Iran Bans U.S. From U.N. Nuclear Inspections

“Inspectors should be from countries that have diplomatic relations with Islamic republic of Iran” (TEHRAN, Iran) — Iran will not allow American or Canadian inspectors working for the U.N. nuclear watchdog to visit its nuclear facilities, an official said in remarks broadcast by state TV on Thursday. Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi said Iran will only allow inspectors from countries […]

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 21:  A student wears Google Glass at the 2014 New York University graduation ceremony at Yankee Stadium on May 21, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. Janet Yellen, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, received an honorary doctorate and was the 2014 commencement speaker.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Google’s Most Controversial Product Is Making a Comeback

Glass is back with a brand new mission After retiring Google Glass in January, Google is softly pitching a new version of the face computer for use in the workplace. Google is aiming to get the new version of Glass in the hands of professionals in the healthcare, manufacturing and energy industries by this fall, the Wall Street Journal reports. […]

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Obama Rallies Grassroots to Get ‘Active’ in Iran Deal Organizing

Obama told participants in a conference call to get more active in their efforts to garner support for the Iran deal President Obama told grassroots organizers on a conference call Thursday to “get moving” on efforts to make their support for the Iran deal known to members of Congress. “You guys have to get more active and loud and involved […]

DES MOINES, IOWA - JULY 27:  Secretary Hillary Clinton tours the DART Central Station, before taking questions from journalists, to highlight her climate change policy announcement, in Des Moines, Iowa on Monday, July 27, 2015. (Photo by Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Criticizes Proposals to Defund Planned Parenthood

Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton may agree with Republicans that recent undercover videos taken of Planned Parenthood employees are disturbing, but she disagrees with what they want to do next. Speaking to reporters after a meeting with AFL-CIO leaders in Silver Spring, Maryland, Clinton said the organization has “provided essential service for women in our country” for more than a century. […]


Donald Trump Dominates in New National Republican Poll

The results are huge one week before first Republican debate Donald Trump sits firmly atop the Republican primary field one week before the inaugural GOP debate, according to the Quinnipiac Poll released Thursday. The bombastic reality television star and real estate magnate has the support of 20% of Republicans, according to the poll, with Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker following at […]

Members of UN Security Council vote on a draft resolution for establishing a tribunal to prosecute those responsible for the MH17 flight  during a Security Council meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York on July 29, 2015. PHOTO/ KENA BETANCUR        (Photo credit should read KENA BETANCUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Russia Blocks Criminal Prosecution in Malaysia Airlines Crash

Despite international suspicion, Russia denies that the Malaysian plane was shot down by Russian soldiers or Russia-backed separatist rebels (UNITED NATIONS) — Russia on Wednesday vetoed a U.N. Security Council resolution that would set up an international criminal court to prosecute those responsible for shooting down a Malaysia Airlines plane over Ukraine a year ago. The foreign ministers of the […]


StubHub’s App Now Lets You Request an Uber To Your Event

They want to make sure you get to the show on time StubHub isn’t content to simply sell you ridiculously expensive Taylor Swift concert tickets. It wants to make sure you get to the show on time too. On Wednesday, the event ticket marketplace announced that it’s teaming up with ride-hailing startup Uber and integrating the service into its iOS […]

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton listens to questions during a campaign stop ,Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

Hillary Clinton Losing Strength in New National Polling

She is strong against Democratic challengers, but weaker against Republicans Six weeks after setting her candidacy into high gear, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s poll numbers are continuing to fall, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday. Across nearly every key metric, from trustworthiness to caring about voters to leadership, Clinton has seen an erosion in public […]


Rick Perry Challenged Donald Trump to a Pull-Up Contest

“Let’s get a pull-up bar out here” Billionaire Donald Trump may be leading in the polls for the GOP presidential primary, but former Texas Governor Rick Perry knows how he can beat his rival candidate. Asked about Trump’s critique of his candidacy, Perry challenged Trump to a pull-up contest. “Let’s get a pull-up bar out here and see who can […]