Today’s quote: “Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.” -Will Smith
President: President Obama’s half- brother Malik says he’s voting for Donald Trump. Malik told The Post, “I like Donald Trump because he speaks from the heart.”
Election 2016: The Democratic National Convention is currently being held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Important Speakers at the DNC this week; Bernie Sanders, Michelle Obama, Barack Obama, Michael Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Bill Clinton, Chelsea Clinton, Elizabeth Warren, and Tim Kaine. DNC chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz in light of Wikileaks release of thousands of DNC emails. The leak revealed the undermined of Sen. Bernie Sanders of winning the DNC nomination and revelling other valuable information.
Economy: Verizon acquires Yahoo for $4.8 billion, the deal includes advertising tech, Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Finance, and Tumblr. Yahoo will join Verizon’s other questions; Aol., Fios, the Huffington Post, Engadget, and Techcrunch.
U.S.: Monday morning 2 teens were murdered and 16 others injured outside a nightclub hosting an event for teens in Fort Myers, Florida. Gunfire rang out as family members picked up their kids from the event.
World: At least 15 dead and several others injured in knife attack at a residential care center near Tokyo, Japan.
Sports: NBA legend Michael Jordan response to the latest shooting of blacks in the U.S. and targeting of police officers. In a statement Jordan stated, I have been deeply troubled by the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of law enforcement and angered by the cowardly and hateful targeting and killing of police officers.” Jordan will donate $2 million to groups dedicated to improving community and police relations.