July, 2016

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Look out! Donald Trump promises to run the country the way he runs his business

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DONALD TRUMP promises to run the country the way he has run his businesses. Recent reporting on Mr. Trump’s financial dealings makes that promise sound more like a threat. Mr. Trump refuses to release much of the documentation that would shed light on the business background he says qualifies him to lead the nation — including, most glaringly, his tax returns. So it has been up to members of the media to piece together the puzzle of the candidate’s businessRead More …

Police Name Suspect In Dallas Shooting: Says He Is A Black Racist

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Five Dallas police officers were killed and seven others wounded Thursday night when sniper fire turned a peaceful protest over recent police shootings into a scene of chaos and terror. The gunfire was followed by a standoff that lasted for hours with a suspect who told authorities “he was upset about the recent police shootings” and “said he wanted to kill white people, especially white officers,” according to Dallas Police Chief David Brown. The gunman was killed when police detonated aRead More …

Usain Bolt flies to Germany for treatment on hamstring injury as sprint king bids to save Olympics dream

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It is believed the Olympic champion will visit Dr Hans Muller-Wohlfahrt in Germany this week in a bid to cure his hamstring problem ahead of next month’s Games. There are worries the grade one tear which forced Bolt to pull out of the Jamaica National Championships may be more problematic than first anticipated, and the setback has thrown his preparations for Rio into disarray. Bolt has a close relationship with the renowned Muller-Wohlfahrt and 12 months ago, he helped theRead More …

Usain Bolt could miss Rio Olympics after suffering hamstring tear at Jamaica trials

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KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Usain Bolt’s Olympic quest is in doubt, after the sprint superstar left his country’s national championships with a hamstring injury shortly before he was going to run the 100-meter final. And that was just one part of a bizarre night at National Stadium. Bolt’s longtime rival Yohan Blake won the 100 title and formally qualified for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics — but only after a false-start disqualification call against him was overturned after review. ButRead More …