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Trump appeared to fall asleep during his son Donald Trump Jr.’s speech and during his running mate JD Vance’s speech. CNN caught Trump in what appeared to be a sleep state during Don Jr.’s speech: Sleepy Don photo.twitter.com/JylrdB08rN — Biden-Harris HQ (@BidenHQ) July 18, 2024 Trump may be napping during his running mate JD Vance’s speech: the most recognizable Donald Trump has ever been photo.twitter.com/9BEaCJJTe5 — Armand Domalewski (@ArmandDoma) July 18, 2024 The Trump campaign claimed that Trump did not sleep on the first night of the convention, but there is ample visual evidence…

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Guo Wengui, an exiled Chinese businessman whose criticism of the Communist Party has earned him legions of online followers and influential friends within the American conservative movement, was convicted by a U.S. jury on Tuesday of participating in a massive, multi-year fraud that defrauded some of his most loyal fans. Guo, once considered one of China’s richest people, was arrested in New York in March 2023 and charged with running a criminal enterprise that lasted from 2018 to 2023. During a seven-week trial, he was accused of deceiving thousands of people into investing in bogus investments and using the money…

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President Joe Biden is expected to implement major changes to the Supreme Court, including ethics reforms and term limits for justices. The Washington Post reported: President Biden is finalizing plans to implement major changes to the Supreme Court in the coming weeks, including legislation to set term limits for justices and an enforceable ethics code, according to two people familiar with the plans. He is also weighing whether to call for a constitutional amendment to abolish broad immunity for presidents and other constitutional officeholders, the sources said, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss…

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Republican U.S. Senate candidate J.D. Vance speaks to attendees onstage during a rally for former U.S. President Donald Trump in Youngstown, Ohio, Sept. 17, 2022.Gaelen Morse | ReutersRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s decision to choose Senator JD Vance as his running mate for vice president will have sent shivers down the spine in Kiev on Tuesday morning.Vance, a Republican from Ohio, is a staunch supporter of Trump’s “America First” policy. He is generally ambivalent about U.S. intervention in foreign affairs and strongly opposes more aid to Ukraine.Adding to the concerns of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who is weighing the likelihood…

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In a primetime national address from the Oval Office, Biden said political emotions can flare but “we must never resort to violence.” “There is no place in America for this kind of violence — for any violence. Ever. Period. No exceptions. We cannot allow this violence to become normalized,” Biden said. Biden spoke for about five minutes from the Oval Office, noting that the Republican National Convention was kicking off Monday in Milwaukee, while he himself would be traveling around the country campaigning for re-election. He said emotions would run high on both sides and that the stakes of the…

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Sundar Pichai, CEO of Alphabet Inc., speaks at the Stanford 2024 Business, Government, and Society forum in Stanford, California, April 3, 2024.Justin Sullivan | Getty ImagesGoogle is in advanced talks to acquire cybersecurity company Wiz for $23 billion, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday, citing sources familiar with the matter.People familiar with the matter told the Journal that a deal could be reached soon. Founded in 2020, Wiz has grown rapidly under CEO Assaf Rappaport, eyeing an IPO as recently as May when it reached a valuation of $12 billion.A spokesperson for Wiz declined to comment. Wiz’s cloud security offering…

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The former fire chief who was killed at a rally for Donald Trump in Pennsylvania spent his final moments diving for his family, shielding them from gunfire that rang out Saturday during an assassination attempt on the former president. Corey Comperatore’s quick decision to use his body as a shield from the bullets whizzing toward his wife and daughter was music to the ears of close friends and neighbors who loved and respected the proud 50-year-old Trump supporter, who noted that the Butler County resident was a “man of conviction.” “He’s a true hero. He pushed his family out of…

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Signs outside the Boeing Co. production facility in Renton, Washington, U.S., Monday, Feb. 5, 2024. The acting head of Europe’s aviation authority said Wednesday the agency would halt indirect approval of Boeing’s jet production if warranted, but he said he was reassured the planemaker is addressing its latest safety crisis.Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesBoeing has begun certification flight tests of its long-delayed 777-9 with U.S. aviation regulators on board, the U.S. planemaker said in an emailed statement.The company said it conducted its first flight Friday evening after receiving Type Inspection Authorization (TIA).The development is a boost for Boeing, which…

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President Biden told the nation that he has always personally committed to ensuring that Trump, as a former president and Republican candidate, receives the highest level of security. President Biden said during his speech Sunday afternoon:Here’s what we’re going to do. First, Mr. Trump is a former president and Republican Party nominee and is already receiving an enhanced level of security, and I have been consistent in my instructions to the Secret Service to provide him with all necessary resources and protective measures to ensure his continued safety. Second, I have directed the head…

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There are reports that Democrats who tried to force President Biden to resign and withdraw from the presidential race are abandoning their efforts. CBS’s Robert Costa reported on Face The Nation: Top Democratic Party sources believe Democrats who were considering challenging President Biden are now backing out “due to this fragile political moment.” @CostaReports defeated. Concerns about Biden’s debate performance “disappeared almost immediately” after the attempted… photo.twitter.com/ZS5NQAjxpi — Look at the Nation (@FaceTheNation) July 14, 2024 Costa said: “I’ve spoken to a number of top Democrats and they believe that the Democrats who are…

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