Mitt Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee who surprised the political world when he said he was mulling a third run, said Friday that he’s ruled it out, deciding that “it’s best to give other leaders in the party the opportunity to become our next nominee.”
Venezuela is at a tourism convention in Spain this week trying to draw visitors. It has to be a tough sell, considering it’s one of the most murderous countries in the hemisphere and is prone to civil unrest.
The pilots of a helium balloon flying across the Pacific Ocean have matched a duration record as they approach North America, marking another historic day for the team that’s already set a distance record.
Notorious former rap music mogul Marion “Suge” Knight has been arrested on suspicion or murder after he allegedly ran over two men with his truck following an argument on a film set in Compton, a source close to the investigation confirmed to the Los Angeles Times. His bail has been set a $2 million.
The fates of a Japanese journalist and Jordanian military pilot were unknown Friday, a day after the latest purported deadline for a possible prisoner swap passed with no further word from the Islamic State group holding them captive.