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1469831433 2016-07-29 USA - Newspaper rejects ad over the word "Christian" The owners of a Christian bookstore in Knoxville; Tennessee were dumbfounded after the News Sentinel rejected their ad because it included an offensive word Christian.

1469831174 2016-07-29 USA - Democrats can't even protect their emails or websites; and they want us to vote for them to protect our lives and this country? Trump 2016!!!

1469831040 2016-07-29 USA - The FBI is investigating an apparent cyberattack on Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign; Fox News confirmed Friday.The breach appears to be part of a series of cyberattacks targeting Democratic organizations; including the the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC).The investigation was first reported by Reuters; which said that the Justice Department's national security division was investigating whether the cyberattacks threatened national security.

1469814135 2016-07-29 USA - 'Black Lives Matter' shouts down DNC moment of silence for murdered cops

1469814012 2016-07-29 New Jersey - Atlantic City is finally set to receive a long-awaited loan from the state to stay afloat as it searches for ways to fix its finances; once again staving off the threat of bankruptcy and ending yet another spat with Gov. Chris Christie.The terms; though; are steep: If the struggling Jersey Shore gambling town can't pay back the loan; the state will be able to seize some city assets; such as its water utility and the former Bader Field airport.

1469813861 2016-07-29 New Jersey - PHILADELPHIA A federal appeals court on Friday refused to dismiss corruption charges against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey.The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia ruled against arguments from the indicted Democrat's attorneys that charges he accepted gifts in exchange for political influence should be tossed because of a constitutional clause that protects the actions of sitting lawmakers.

1469728712 2016-07-28 USA - Hundreds of Bernie Sanders supporters are expected to stage a Fart-In Thursday at the Democratic National Convention meeting in Philadelphia.An assortment of Socialists; beatniks; and leftwing rabble-rousers plan to consume massive quantities of pork and beans in preparation for the pungent protest.

1469728473 2016-07-28 USA - I think that; so many times; white non-college-educated white males have voted Republican. They voted against their own economic interests because of guns; because of gays; and because of God; the three Gs; God being the womans right to choose; Pelosi told PBSs Judy Woodruff in an interview Wednesday.

1469727426 2016-07-28 USA - Protester outside DNC sets flag; then himself on fire. Sanders supporters now urge Dem 'exit'

1469722961 2016-07-28 World - WikiLeaks released 29 voicemail messages late Wednesday that were hacked from the Democratic National Committee and appeared to show several donors expressing discomfort with the influence of Bernie Sanders on the party's members.

1469570618 2016-07-26 USA - after Wasserman Schultz was booed Monday during a Florida delegation breakfast in Philadelphia; Democratic primary foe Tim Canova wrote to his 20;000 Twitter followers; "It's time to end her political career for good;" and shared a link to his campaign fundraising webpage. The tactic appears to be working. He said he's raised about $100;000 in the 72 hours since the scandal erupted; all without leaving south Florida or picking up a phone to dial for dollars. Yet officials with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee made clear Monday they have no plans to spend money to save her.

1469481955 2016-07-25 USA - Rep. Hank Johnson; D- Ga; Congressman who once feared Guam could capsize compares Jewish settlers to 'termites'

1469481788 2016-07-25 USA - Wasserman Schultz faces another political headache in her Florida House race

1469481565 2016-07-25 USA - Sanders' supporters boo when he mentions Hillary Clinton at DNC 2016 event

1469195950 2016-07-22 USA - Trump electrified the convention crowd on closing night; with chants of U.S.A. frequently breaking out as the nominee vowed to put America first. He used the speech to align his campaign squarely on the side of struggling American workers of all political stripes; as he moved to broaden his appeal beyond the Republican base that largely decided the primaries.

1469140521 2016-07-21 USA - "Our Trump ampaign has added over 750;000 new donors since we launched online fundraising 30 days ago. The strength of our grassroots support is a testament to the strength of our message of Making America Great Again. We will continue to grow and expand the campaign as we work to defeat Crooked Hillary and the Clinton machine in November;" the statement said.

1469051057 2016-07-20 USA - Quit the stalling. Federal immigration court backlog tops 500;000 pending cases

1469016678 2016-07-20 USA - Christie - "We know exactly what four years of Hillary Clinton will bring: All the failures of the Obama years; but with less charm and more lies;" he said. "It is our obligation to stop Hillary Clinton now and never let her within 10 miles of the White House again."

1468869383 2016-07-18 USA - 1996 Ross perot warning: Your economics will destroy the middle class. Factories will go to China millions of jobs will be lost. Inflation will cause millions to loose homes. You will Open the door to terrorists. Does Mr. Perot have a crystal ball?

1468864233 2016-07-18 New Jersey - N.J. shed small businesses by the thousands over the past decade. New Jersey policies have discouraged growth; according to the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council; which ranked the state 49th in the country for its small business climate; mainly due to taxes.

1468619510 2016-07-15 USA - Menendez; under indictment on federal corruption charges; can raise money in amounts of up to $10;000 a year from donors to help pay his legal expenses. He was accused of intervening with federal agencies on behalf of a friend and campaign donor; West Palm Beach; Fla.; ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen. Haim Saban and his wife Cheryl each contributed $10;000 to Menendez (D-N.J.) in the period from April 1 to June 30. Saban; who now runs an investment house; used to run a TV production company whose shows included the Power Rangers and the X-Men.

1468614100 2016-07-15 USA - Hillary's Democratic convention lineup includes Billy; Barack; and Burney.

1468613947 2016-07-15 New Jersey - Gov. Candidate Murphy (D) called for a full audit of the taxpayer-funded Christie bills; citing the words of U.S. District Judge Susan Wigenton who is presiding over the upcoming Bridgeate trial: "The taxpayers of the state of New Jersey paid GDC [Gibson; Dunn and Crutcher] millions of dollars to conduct a transparent and thorough investigation. What they got instead was opacity and gamesmanship.

1468609346 2016-07-15 USA - Donald Trump's tweet announcing his running mate was not even moments old when the Democrats' knives came out to attack Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as "extreme" and "divisive"

1468596547 2016-07-15 USA - Trump - I am pleased to announce that I have chosen Governor Mike Pence as my Vice Presidential running mate.

1468578380 2016-07-15 World - At least 84 people were killed and 20 others were seriously injured Thursday when a terrorist drove a large truck loaded with guns and hand grenades into a crowd that had gathered for a Bastille Day fireworks display in the southern French city of Nice. Trump on France: World's crazy now; we're weakly led. Hillary Clinton: We need intelligence surge to defeat terror. The public says it time to start kicking butt.

1468443337 2016-07-13 USA - Sanders supporters reportedly to hold Philly 'fart-in' for selling out to Clinton

1468008989 2016-07-08 New Jersey - Assembly Republican Leader Jon Bramnick and Assemblywoman BettyLou DeCroce today called upon legislative leaders to bring back the Legislature to work on the Transportation Trust Fund. This is a serious issue and we need to begin discussions in the Legislature today; said Bramnick (R-Union). This cannot wait; continued DeCroce (R-Morris). We need to come together to fix our roads and bridges and provide relief to taxpayers.

1467981305 2016-07-08 Union County - Garwood development; The main point is that there has not been presented a financial plan by Garwood; unless somehow it exists in secret. Does the public need to OPRA the town for all financial plan documents or will the newspaper report that Garwood says there is no financial plan in existence? How can a project of this magnitude proceed this far without a financial plan? A plan based on PILOT payments and not property taxes would ruin existing property tax payers.

1467975208 2016-07-08 USA - 5 cops killed; 6 wounded at Dallas Black Lives Matter rally. Snipers opened fire on police officers in the heart of Dallas; killing five officers and injuring six others during protests over two recent fatal police shootings of black men; police said; in a week that bore dark echoes of the tumultuous civil rights era.Three people are in custody and a fourth suspect was exchanging gunfire with authorities in a parking garage downtown; Dallas Police Chief David Brown said early Friday morning.The suspect is not cooperating and has told negotiators he intends to hurt more law enforcement officials; the chief said.