Today’s quote: “Do or do not, there is no try” -Yoda
President: Today President Obama delivers a commencement speech at the U.S Air Force Academy in Colorado. Obama touched on serval topics that this generation will face in years to come…“In these uncertain times, it’s tempting sometimes to pull back to try to wash our hands of conflicts that seem intractable, let other countries fend for themselves. But history teaches us from Pearl Harbor to 9/11 that oceans alone cannot protect us.”
Election 2016: Statistics show that Today more than ever, Millenials are making their way to the polling stations to cast their vote. About 69.2 million Millenials are eligible to vote. Millenials along with Baby Boomers roughly make about 31% of the American population.
House of Reps: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis) has officially endorsed Donald Trump for president. “But the reality is, on the issues that make up our agenda, we have more common ground than disagreement,” said Ryan in a newspaper.
U.S.: Two U.S. military planes crash; one U.S. Air Force Thunderbird jets crashes after flying over Air Force Academy’s graduation ceremony in Colorado; the pilot ejected safely. Across the country in Tennessee, a Navy F-18 Super Hornet jet crashed during a squadron practice killing the pilot.
World: In Pakistan a woman was set on fire for rejecting a marriage proposal. The victim was Maria Abbasi, 18. She died after her body was drenched in petrol and later set on fire. It is believed that three people have been arrested for her death.
Science/Tech/Health: In Code Conference 2016, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA Space X CEO Elon Musk predicts humans will arrive on Mars by 2025. Musk also stated that Google will not complete with self-driving cars, but Apple may have a chance.
Entertainment: It’s revealed that Prince’s cause of death was due to an overdose of Opioid.
Sports: Tonight is the start of the NBA Finals as Cleveland Cavaliers face Golden State Warriors in game one. The game starts at 6 p.m. PT on ABC live from Oracle Arena.