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Stephen Colbert hypes up live 'Late Show' episodes during political conventions

Yet, those clamoring for Stewart during this insane election season will undoubtedly be happy to see the comedian return. This coming week is going to be a bi...


Georgia set to execute man for 1982 killing of a friend

Conner, 60, died by lethal injection at 12:29 a.m.at Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison in Jackson, the Georgia Department of Corrections announced ....


Polls: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Close in Iowa and Colorado

Kaine would be considered a safe vice presidential pick - a swing state moderate and former governor - and he was already vetted by President Obama's team in 20...


Chaffetz on Lynch: 'Lady Justice Takes Off the Blindfold for Clinton'

Attorney General Loretta Lynch defended her decision to close the Hillary Clinton email investigation without criminal charges, insisting Tuesday that she h...


Texas Venture Capital Totals $255.6M In Q2

Nineteen San Diego County companies raised $350 million in the second quarter, compared with 23 firms raising $133 million for the second quarter a year ago, ac...


Dallas shootings cast shadow over Obama trip to Spain

The president's extended remarks on the issue likely foreshadowed the message he will deliver Tuesday in Dallas , when he addresses an interfaith memorial serv...


Barack Obama in White House meeting with police and activists

In what many have described as cringe-worthy viewing, former US President George Bush awkwardly danced to a hymn during a Dallas memorial service on Tuesday. "A...


Arkansas State Police say 3-year-old abducted in Van Buren

Friday. Layla is described as a white female, 3 feet tall and 33 pounds with reddish-brown, collar-length curly hair and blue eyes. Police said a man identi...


Houston woman with Zika gives birth to baby with microcephaly

The state health department is coordinating with Harris County Public Health and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to follow the case. Other...


Would ask Congress for declaration of war on ISIS: Donald Trump

On Friday, a National Security spokesman said Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Lisa Monaco has kept President Barack Obama ...


1st Tesla driver killed on "autopilot"

The Tesla driver killed in the first known fatal crash involving a self-driving vehicle may have been watching a Harry Potter movie at the time of the col...


Ruth Bader Ginsburg Regrets Anti-Trump Comments

She also told The New York Times in an interview published last weekend that she "can't imagine" what the United States under Trump as president would be li...


Clinton and Trump react to Dallas police sniper attack

Hundreds of people gathered in Dallas to protest the killings Thursday night when Micah Xavier Johnson opened fire, killing five police officers and injuring se...


Broncos now offering $70M guaranteed to Miller

The statement shows that the Broncos offered Miller up to $61 million in guaranteed cash in order to have him sign on to the team. A report last week said t...


Broncos now offering $70M to Von Miller

He's mastered his hand usage, constantly slicing, punching, and swimming through blocks. Some observers contended that Miller would have been different, tha...


Indians Stranded As South Sudan Edges Toward Civil War

The cease-fires appear to have held so far. The bloodshed raises fears of a return to the two-year civil war between Mr Kiir's Sudan People's Liberation Movem...


Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice

In 2006, as head of the Republican Study Committee, a group of the 100 most-conservative House members, Pence rose in support of a constitutional amendment that...


Trump takes to Twitter to announce Pence as his pick for veep

Still, the lead up to Trump's now-postponed announcement has been anything but clear. News conference tomorrow at 11:00 A.M. The announcement came just one ...


Black Lives Matter Activist Tweets From White House on Obama Meeting

The President's remarks came after a week of conversations, meetings and statements about the tension between the two groups in the wake of an ambush on Dallas...


At town hall, Obama confronts race issues bigger than police

In addition to calling the event a "farce" and a "sham", she characterized the event as "exploitation". ABC News is in big trouble with Eric Garner's daught...


Tornadoes damage homes, knock out power in central Minnesota

In Minnesota , the storms also generated a deluge of heavy rain causing the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office to advise against travel late Monday because of f...


Nice official: at least 60 dead in truck attack

Children are among those killed after a suspected terror attack on Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, French president Francois Hollande has said. Police w...


Mourners gather for funeral of black man killed by police

The caller told police the man had a gun. Authorities arrested about 200 protesters over a three-day period, often taking to the streets in riot gear or ridin...


Arizona Police Searching for Serial Killer Linked to Seven Deaths

All victims were shot outside their homes or near their cars sometime during the evening or early hours when it was still dark outside. Detectives were able...


Bell County confirms first Zika virus case

The Department of General Services' Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services (DCLS) will test up to 1,200 pools of mosquitoes to find out if mosquitoes are ...


Iran Says Ban's Comment on Missile Program Points to Wider Plot

Obviously Iran never wanted to make any nuclear weapons but even the USA government is acknowledging that there is no way on earth that Iran can make a nucl...


Funeral in absentia held for Edhi

Edhi breathed his last at a hospital in Karachi on Friday night. Pakistan's powerful army chief General Raheel Sharif also expressed his condolences to Edhi...


Missing Wisconsin student found dead in Rome

He disappeared from a bar that same night. Another brother, Jake Solomon, described his brother as an athlete who successfully battled cancer for years as a c...


GOP Leaders Call For Ginsburg To Resign After Comments About Trump

In interviews with the Associated Press, the New York Times and CNN , Ginsburg spoke about Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee for president. "For he...


Illinois governor, leaders negotiating stopgap budget

Thursday's deal scraps together $75 billion mostly from a series of emergency funds to keep the majority of the state's public agencies, state colleges, and pub...


The Wall Street Journal: Sanders endorses Clinton after long battle

Bernie Sanders said weeks ago he would vote for Hillary Clinton in the November presidential election, but it wasn't until Tuesday that he said the magic "E" w...


Obama: US Must Do More to Bring Trust Between Police and Public

President Barack Obama speaks to the media at the bottom of a meeting at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington , J...


Ruth Bader Ginsburg makes Democrats cringe

Ginsburg added, "He has no consistency about him". "He says whatever comes into his head at the moment". She was also wondering how it was possible that he h...


Christie ally guilty, squeezed airline for route to 2nd home

The investigation into the Port Authority's participation in that incident, known as "Bridgegate", led prosecutors to evidence that Samson had pressured United ...


Republican panel leaves anti-Trump move gasping for breath

The pro-Trump drift on the committee was sealed a few minutes later when the committee defeated an amendment that would have assured delegates they had the righ...


Father, son from Texas among France truck attack victims

Vehicular traffic is barred from the promenade on holidays, meaning the driver of the truck would have had to negotiate several roadblocks to reach the area, sa...


Clinton Wants to Use Pokemon Go to Register Voters

And firefighters say they had to treat at least 35 people for heat exhaustion. "It's a choice between hot and hell", said Annette Scott, 70, of Monmouth Count...


State Department: 2 Americans killed in Nice, France attack

Authorities said they found identity papers belonging to a 31-year-old French-Tunisian citizen in the truck, as well as "guns" and "larger weapons". "Everyone...


Thousands of Melburnians expected to attend Black Lives Matter rally

However, we are seeing that our black friends... "We grow up understanding that you comply with the police, that your leash is a little bit shorter", he said....


Ginsburg: Trump comments were a mistake

Absent a health crisis, though, one suspects that Ginsburg will do everything she can to make sure Donald Trump does not pick her replacement. Justice Ruth Ba...


Two Bailiffs Killed After Inmate Steals Gun

On Tuesday, Bailey revised that account, explaining that Gordon was cuffed in front but that the restraint was not attached to a belly chain, which security exp...


Trump to pick Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as VP, report

Trump tweeted he would delay the announcement after a driver in a truck plowed through a crowd in Nice, France, killing at least 60 people. WLWT's Dan Griff...


Sanders supporters remain wary of Clinton

Speaking in front of some of his most passionate supporters - having won the New Hampshire primary in February - Mr. Sanders announced that Ms. Clinton "must be...


Champion Kansas City Royals to visit White House next week

Some law enforcement officials have bristled at Obama's readiness to condemn racial bias in policing after fatal confrontations between officers and African-Ame...


Frustrated Republicans Lambaste Lynch on Clinton Emails

Following the uproar over the meeting with Bill Clinton, Lynch announced that she would remove herself from the final decision about whether to file charges, re...


2 evacuation orders lifted for Cold Springs Fire

As many as 2,000 evacuations had been ordered as of Sunday evening as a result of the fire that has spread to more than 536 acres. NEDERLAND, Colo . It's o...


GOP leaders, conservatives end bargaining at convention

She planned to stay home this year, but sought to become a delegate around the time people began discussing the possibility of a brokered convention to keep ...


Trump Calls for War, Ban on Syrian Migrants

This, after a day of rampant speculation that saw Indiana Gov. Mike Pence emerge as a late favorite for the job. "It's no secret I'm a big fan of Mike Pence's...


What's next for Brady, Garoppolo and the Patriots?

That means it will be extremely hard for the Brady team to argue that this case has influential value in the broader field of labor arbitration - something th...


'People vOJ Simpson,' 'Game of Thrones' score top Emmy nominations

Henson , Tatiana Maslany, Keri Russell and Robin Wright will vie for lead actress. (Somewhere, the late publicist Murray Weissman is smiling.) Thomas Middled...