Biden consoles kin of three assassinated Baton Rouge cops at vigil

Jul 29, 2016

Biden consoles kin of three assassinated Baton Rouge cops at vigil

The gunman’s bullets that killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge also targeted the country and “touched the soul of an entire nation,” Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday at a memorial service for the fallen officers. “We need to heal,” said Biden, ...

Jul 29, 2016

Japan's consumer prices off for fourth straight month in June

Japan’s consumer prices fell 0.5 percent in June from a year earlier for the fourth straight month of decline, the government said Friday, adding pressure on the Bank of Japan to further ease monetary policy to boost inflation. The core consumer price index, which ...

Transgender woman makes history by addressing delegates at DNC

Jul 29, 2016

Transgender woman makes history by addressing delegates at DNC

Sarah McBride on Thursday became the first openly transgender person to address a national U.S. political party convention, telling Democrats that White House nominee Hillary Clinton “understands the urgency” of the fight for equality. “My name is Sarah McBride and I am a proud ...