Debbie Wasserman Schultz has announced her decision to resign from the post of chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee. Wasserman Schultz said in a statement Monday that she would not gavel in the first night of the convention. More..
Sheryl Abschire, a 65-year-old Clinton delegate from Louisiana, said she was a Clinton delegate in 2008 and was not sure she would live to see a woman nominated or elected president. Many Americans think both ...More..
Most mentions of his name are quickly followed by the refrain: "The Bears are what we thought they were". Dennis Green speaks to reporters after being introduced as Northwestern's new football coach in De...More..
Ohio Governor John Kasich, who also lost to Mr Trump in the nomination fight and disagreed with him on a host of issues, had declined to attend the convention held in his own state. "And they would leave his of...More..
Both players shot have non-life threatening injuries, said police spokeswoman Laura Meltzer. Both were taken to University Medical Center for their injuries, police said. Charges are also expected against the j...More..
The conclusion: "The timing and sequence of events support female-to-male Zika virus transmission through condomless vaginal intercourse", the CDC said. CDC tests have confirmed 51 Zika cases in Pennsylvania si...More..
Tempting as it might be for Democrats to insinuate that Trump is a Russian version of the Manchurian Candidate, they need to avoid guilt by association. However, more significant than the emails themselves is w...More..
Just a day after "Pokemon GO" sparked controversy as characters in the game appeared in somber locations like the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Arlington National Cemetery, a US senator has called...More..
Although Booker-Maxwell is a Sanders delegate, she's supporting Clinton in the general election. For months, Sanders, 74, mounted an unexpectedly tough challenge to Clinton, 68, a former secretary of state, w...More..
But some in the MI delegation were also shouting "Not for Sale! And I am going to do all that I can to make that happen". Yes, you can argue that Clinton has moved somewhat to the left to appeal to Sanders' s...More..
A wake for the fifth victim, Officer Patrick Zamarripa, is Friday with a funeral on Saturday. Law enforcement officers pray after the graveside service for Dallas police Sgt. He was a father of two and hu...More..
Amid tensions concerning the massive lead of almost 20,000 DNC email correspondances, DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz's role in the upcoming Democratic convention has been drastically reduced and possibly ev...More..
His call drew jeers from his supporters. The first lady told the Democratic National Convention, "when someone is cruel or acts like a bully, we don't stoop to their level". "Sanders, his supporters, and the ...More..
No one had bothered to check the three-minute - three-minute! - speech. Cruz said he had made clear he would not come to the convention to support a candidate who bashed his family. " They were very mad ab...More..
Kaine's popularity as a moderate from a battleground state, Kaine is actually a savvy choice in lots of ways. He showcased his Spanish skills Saturday at a rally with Clinton in Florida. Others considered pos...More..
But not all of those local Sanders delegates are listening. The Wells Fargo Center is about five miles from downtown, meaning that many delegates face a trek getting from their hotels or daytime events to the...More..
During a NBC Dateline interview from 2004, Trump called pregnancy "a wonderful thing for women ". His eldest daughter dismissed criticism that her father is divisive by predicting that the nation will ...More..
Much will depend on whether Pokemon Go's success endures and whether rival game makers can duplicate the underlying technology, Bloomberg noted. Pokémon Go players suffered a bit of a scare earlier this...More..
Funerals were due to begin quietly in western Kabul as families collected their dead from hospitals and morgues across the capital, and graves were dug in preparation. The bombings, which the United Nations ...More..
According to the WNBA , the ladies' attire was a violation to their uniform policy, which states uniforms can not be altered in any way. The protests began when players wore shirts commemorating Alton St...More..
Chinese fans will be treated to more than just that. Both teams appointed new managers in the summer and Guardiola believes United will improve under their new boss - although he did not refer to his rival ...More..
Mrs. Clinton led Mr. Trump 44% to 37% among registered voters in Florida , the nation's largest swing state. Clinton has a six-point advantage in North Carolina , 44 percent to 38 percent. However, the ...More..
Donald Trump has pledged to halt immigration from countries "compromised by terrorism" as he accepted the Republican presidential nomination. What I don't know, to be honest, is how Trump's volume - he yelled...More..
His asylum application was rejected past year but he wasn't deported because of the civil war in Syria, as is standard practice in Germany, Mr. Herrmann said. The group also claimed responsibility for the Jul...More..
Then, Trump sparked more questions about his Oval Office readiness by suggesting in the midst of the convention that the US might not defend America's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners with him as pre...More..
Police say the suspect in the Berrien County Courthouse shooting was handcuffed in the front when he shot and killed two bailiffs . Two of the dead are court bailiffs , while the shooter was the third, lo...More..
The lightweight, high-altitude aircraft, in its maiden flight flew at a few thousand feet for 96 minutes in Yuma, Arizona. Aquila will ultimately fly far above the clouds and commercial air traffic , enablin...More..
In Sunday's Baton Rouge shooting, Gavin Long, a former Marine from Missouri dressed in black and carrying extra ammunition, opened fire on officers about 8:45 a.m., police said. Hundreds attended a rally Tuesda...More..
Malik Obama may be enamored with Donald Trump's slogan "Make America Great Again", but I'm not. 'I would like to meet (Trump)'. Obama used to reside in Maryland and is still registered to vote in the state....More..
The shooting death last week of Alton Sterling at the hands of two white police officers sparked outrage among many in the black community. Deputies Micah Wood and Wesley Ransom attended the funeral service...More..
Tim Kaine, a very experienced political figure on the east coast, who's name might not ring a bell too much in West Central Wisconsin. He said they shared a common creed: "Do all the good you can". The senator ...More..
Long killed three police officers and wounded three others, one of whom is still "fighting for his life" in hospital, police said. He was killed by a member of a SWAT team firing from more than 100 yards away...More..
Meyerson Symphony Center on July 12, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. Smith had been married for 17 years and had two teenage daughters. "It was very emotional, it is never a pleasure to attend another officers fune...More..
In his address to the Republican National Convention on Wednesday night, the Texas senator was booed by GOP delegates after he did not offer a formal endorsement of Donald Trump. I can tell he is pretending b...More..
They had been in Miami at midday for his first appearance with Clinton since joining her campaign. One of the well-wishers outside the Kaine's house was Larry Williford, a member of the church who has known...More..
After the memorial service, a funeral for Thompson was scheduled for Wednesday afternoon in Corsicana, south of Dallas , where he lived. After the ceremony, a procession traveled from Plano to Restland Fu...More..
His funeral took place at Healing Place Church on Highland Road. The gunman was killed by police. "The officers wanted to go and show their support to Baton Rouge PD, the officer's family, and that communit...More..
The attack capped two weeks of turmoil for Baton Rouge that began with the killing of a black man, Alton Sterling, during a scuffle with two white police officers at a convenience store. The suspect who shot th...More..
Matthew Gerald, one of the law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty in Baton Rouge , Louisiana, Sunday, was mourned today at his funeral by family, friends and colleagues. Mitchell arrived at the sc...More..
Star Trek Beyond , the highly anticipated next installment in the globally popular Star Trek franchise, created by Gene Roddenberry and reintroduced by J.J. A surprise attack in outer space forces the Enterpri...More..
Her son lives with autism and she says Monday's shooting has left him traumatized - in the hospital and medicated - repeating "blood" and "shoot" over and over. When they arrived, they found the autistic man si...More..
He is still concerned, if you listen to the video , about his client. Video shows Kindsey laying down with his hands in the air. "He's actually speaking to a psychiatrist as we speak", Napoleon said. The No...More..
This year has been a big year for Ivanka as she recently gave birth to her third child in March with husband Jared Kushner, and she continues to build her business empire. Her ensemble was "modern, feminin...More..
During the campaign, Cruz bitterly lashed out at Trump when the National Enquirer , which had also ran an unsubstantiated story accusing him of having multiple affairs, published a picture purportedly of Cruz'...More..
A resident at the Juniper Gardens apartment complex (pictured, Second Street and Edgerton Drive) called police at 1.33pm reporting that a vehicle full of people opened fire. The officer tried to stop the vehicl...More..
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence speaks during a Welcome Home Rally, Saturday, July 16, 2016, in Zionsville, Ind. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump announced Pence as his vice presidential running mate. "I'...More..
Cleveland - Ted Cruz on Thursday morning poured gasoline on the fire he had set the night before, doubling down on his primetime non-endorsement of this party's nominee and suggesting that he might never ge...More..
Ivanka Trump stepped out as a potent surrogate for her father on Thursday promising he would be a compassionate leader who would fight for women's rights and affordable childcare. "This is pretty novel, other ...More..
Confidently addressing the finale of his party's less-than-smooth national convention, the billionaire businessman declared the nation's problems too staggering to be fixed within the confines of traditional po...More..
We just vote for anybody who has a "D" next to their name", said Mr. Mixon, whose group endorsed Republican Sen. "So I think of 'all lives matter" as a distraction technique that has probably been one of the ...More..