Top News Today: Will Ferrell To Star As President Ronald Reagan, Ted Cruz Teams Up With Carly Fiorina, & More
Ted Cruz picks Carly Fiorina as vice presidential running mate. Following the announcement, the Republican presidential candidate Cruz proclaimed, “The difference between me and @carlyfiorina on one side and Donald and Hillary on the other could not be starker.”
Meanwhile, Fiorina urges Republican voters to support their ticket, saying that nominating Donald Trump “would be a disaster for conservatives.” Moreover, the former HP CEO said that having Trump as a nominee “would be guaranteeing four years of Hillary Clinton in the White House.”
Female suicide bomber attacks Turkey. The suicide bomber attacked on Wednesday in the city of Bursa, Turkey’s fourth largest city. According to a report from the Associated Press, about 13 people were injured from the attack, but none are in critical condition. Turkey Health Minister Mehmet Muezzinoglu surmised the female attacker was aged at around 25.
ISIS hacks into Michigan church website. The Lamon Christian Reformed Church’s website fell to a hack by the United Cyber Caliphate, a group known to be the cyber army of ISIS. According to a report from Fox 17 though, the company that runs the church’s website, C.C.C. Technologies, has already fixed it and the site has already been restored.
Ukraine says Russia detained jailed pilot’s sister. Ukraine has accused Russia of detaining the sister of jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko. She was in a Ukrainian diplomatic car at a border crossing between the two countries when her passport was seized. According to a report from Reuters, the Russian border guard claimed that Savchenko’s sister was on a federal wanted list.
Amazon found liable for billing parents with children’s unauthorized in-app charges. A federal judge has just granted the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) request for summary judgement in a lawsuit filed against Amazon, Inc. for billing customers with unauthorized in-app charges made by children. The FTC is now working on giving affected parents full refunds for such charges. Further representations are now needed in order to determine how much Amazon will be liable for.
Prepare to celebrate National Blueberry Pie Day on April 28. Rapid Fired Pizza in Ohio will be serving some Blueberry Delight for only $2.80.
Will Ferrell to star as President Ronald Reagan in upcoming ‘Reagan’ film. Will Ferrell will become a president soon, at least for an upcoming movie. According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, the comedian has been tapped to produce and star in an upcoming film on the former president based on a Black List script by Mike Rosolio. Moreover, Ferrell shall be producing through his production outfit, Gary Sanchez Productions.