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govpence-042916.jpg Indiana Governor Mike Pence announced his support for Senator Ted Cruz, R-Tex., on Friday, just days before the potentially pivotal Republican presidential primary in the Hoosier State. Pence praised Cruz for his dedication to advocating for the agenda of former President Ronald Reagan.

trump-042916.jpg Violence outside of a Donald Trump rally in Costa Mesa, California, on Thursday has led to the arrest of approximately 20 people. Hundreds of anti-Trump protesters blocked traffic on the streets outside an Orange Country amphitheater as the real estate tycoon held a rally for more than 30,000 supporters inside.

Microsoft says its recently released Edge will be the only browser that will launch when Windows 10 users search from the Cortana box. In a blogpost, Microsoft said it was making people use Bing to deliver personalized search experiences in Windows 10 through Cortana digital assistant in its products. The...

Researchers claim that they have found that drawing pictures of what you need to remember may help you better recall the information than just writing the words down. Researchers at the University of Waterloo have found that drawing pictures of information that needs to be remembered is a strong and...

sealevel-042916.jpg European researchers have found that a jump in global temperature of 2°C compared to 1.5°C would result in substantially different climate change impacts by 2100, the two temperature limits included in the Paris climate agreement. The additional 0.5°C would mean a 10-cm-higher global sea-level rise,...

The MTV annual Video Music Awards are returning to New York — where the very first show was staged. The VMAs will be held on August 28, and, for the first time ever, at Madison Square Garden. "We are very excited the VMAs will return to their original home, the greatest city on earth," Mayor Bill...

Four multi-state outbreaks of human Salmonella linked to small turtles have been reported in the United States. WHO said Thursday that on 20 April, the National IHR Focal Point of the United States notified PAHO/WHO of an ongoing investigation of four multistate outbreaks of human Salmonella infections...

femalemarine-042916.jpg In an unexpected move, members of the House Armed Services Committee have narrowly approved a measure that would require women to register for the military draft. The committee voted 32 to 30 in favor of the provision, which was included in a broader defense policy bill.

USelection-042816.jpg Latino voters could play a crucial role in this year's presidential election, and the results of a new analysis point to a spike in Latino turnout in 2016. According to the NALEO Educational Fund analysis, more than 13.1 million Latinos are expected to cast ballots this year.

johnboehner-042816.jpg Former House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, is clearly not a big fan of Senator Ted Cruz, R-Tex., and has offered a harsh description of the Republican presidential candidate. "Lucifer in the flesh," Boehner said of Cruz. "I have never worked with a more miserable son of a bitch in my life."

CarlyFiorina-042716.jpg In an effort to regain momentum in the Republican presidential race, Senator Ted Cruz, R-Tex., announced his choice of former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina as his vice president on Wednesday. Fiorina, who suspended her own campaign for president in February, endorsed Cruz in the GOP race in early March.

DennisHastert-042716.jpg Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison on Wednesday, with the judge chastising the onetime Republican leader as a "serial child molester." Hastert has been accused of sexually abusing several teenagers while a high school wrestling coach in Illinois decades ago.

capitol-042716.jpg Democrats voted Wednesday to block the Senate from moving forward with an energy and water spending bill due to a proposed amendment related to Iran. The Senate voted 50 to 46 in favor of invoking cloture on the bill, falling well short of the 60 votes needed to advance the legislation.

Obama1-042716.jpg President Barack Obama will travel to Flint, Michigan, next week to hear from residents about the drinking water crisis, the White House revealed on Wednesday.

PanicButton-042716.jpg To ensure safety for women in distress, India has asked mobile makers to provide physical panic button in all mobile phone to be marketed from January 2018. India is a huge market for mobile phones with more than one billion users.

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