It's official -- Donald Trump is the Republican party's nominee for president. In his first major speech since a failed assassination attempt, Trump was noticeably softer and slower than usual as he called for an end to political division and urged Americans to unite. Trump laid out his plans if re-elected, claiming he will close the border, bring down inflation, and make the nation less energy dependent.       A global cyber outage is affecting airlines, banks, and other computer systems around the world. The issue was apparently triggered by a software update from the CrowdStrike cybersecurity firm. The CEO of CrowdStrike said this morning that they were "actively working with customers" globally and that a fix was being deployed.        Members of President Biden's family have reportedly started discussions about a possible plan to exit the race for the White House. NBC News cites two people familiar with the discussions. The sources say the talks have focused on any exit plan that puts the Democratic party in the best position to defeat former President Trump while also honoring Biden's decades of public service.        A funeral is being held today for the Pennsylvania man killed at former President Trump's rally shooting last weekend. Former Buffalo Township Volunteer Fire Company chief Corey Comperatore died Saturday while shielding his family from the bullets of the would-be assassin. The 50-year-old leaves behind a wife and two daughters.       Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich will spend nearly two decades behind bars in Russia. A Russian court sentenced Gershkovich to 16 years after he was found guilty of espionage. He has denied any wrongdoing and the Wall Street Journal has called the case a sham. The U.S. government has said Gershkovich was wrongfully detained and condemned the charges.        The soundtrack to a summer blockbuster and Childish Gambino's new album headline this new music Friday. "Twisters: The Album," the soundtrack for the disaster flick that features songs from some of the biggest names in Country, is out now. Artists like Luke Combs, Miranda Lambert and Megan Moroney contributed songs to the album. Also out today is what Donald Glover has said will be the final album under his Childish Gambino name. "Bando Stone & the New World" also serves as the soundtrack to Glover's upcoming film of the same name.