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Kasich To Skip GOP Convention But Will Address NAACP Convention

Both voted against the change Thursday when the rules panel defeated it. Trump backers said the effort to dump Trump is dead. Ted Cruz but are now free ...


Bob Corker No Longer Considering Being Donald Trump's Running Mate

Corker, who'd reportedly emerged as a finalist for the position, told the Washington Post Wednesday that he's withdrawn his name. Corker's decision to take ...


White ex-officer charged in death of black Atlanta man

The appeal comes days after the Atlanta Police Department fired Burns, who they describe as a rookie officer. The district attorney's office said that despite...


Trump cancels Miami events after Dallas police shootings

The attack has forced both the candidates to address racial divisions while showing support for United States law enforcement officials. Some were disappointe...


With few political allies, Trump plans celebrity convention

A federal judge ruled last week that Cleveland's original regulations for demonstrations and marches during the convention infringed on the right of free expres...


Local GOP Delegates are ready for the National Convention

Asked Monday if he was anxious about the anti-Trump delegates, as he attempts to run a smooth convention, RNC Chairman Reince Priebus said, "I'm not". A federal...


Denver Sanders supporter now on the Trump train

Sanders beat Clinton during a primary contest in the Granite State by 22 percentage points. "This campaign is about the needs of the American people and addr...


Latest poll shows Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump in Florida

In Florida , Clinton's is up by seven points: 44 percent to 37 percent. In this case, averages that include the new NBC News data show Clinton ahead in t...


Fresno Police Release Body Cam Footage Of Dylan Noble Shooting

Dyer said the decision to release them was based on public concern over how police handled the incident, which has sparked protests. The June 25 video sh...


United agrees to $2.25m fine in 'chairman's flight' case

United added a flight between Newark Liberty International Airport and Columbia, South Carolina, near where former Port Authority Chairman David Samson and hi...


'Wrong must be corrected' for black man killed by police

A federal magistrate said Bridgewater would be returned to state custody following the hearing. They had already arrested three other people - an unnamed 13-yea...


Nice attack: Isis claims responsibility for attack that killed 84

The driver, Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, was shot dead by officers at the scene. However, Prime Minister Manuel Valls said he was "in way or another" linked to ...


Former President Bush Slammed For Dancing During Memorial For Slain Dallas Officers

Jill Biden at the memorial service for the five Dallas police officers who were shot and killed by a sniper during a July 7th protest. But Obama also said t...


Senator McConnell Says Republican Party is Coming Together

Justin Everett, a Colorado delegate . The Republican National Convention starts next week. "One of the things about being a delegate for either party , ...


What Ruth Bader Ginsburg said about Donald Trump

If Justice Ginsburg is surprised and taken aback by Trump's rise, it calls into question how in touch she really is with the nation's populace. In an editorial ...


Trump confirms via Twitter that Pence is his VP choice

Frustration among Trump and his advisers mounted because of news reports that Pence was the pick, sending top aides scrambling to insist no final decision had b...


Police officer placed on leave over Black Lives Matter posts

President Barack Obama on Wednesday said more must be done to build trust that police violence against blacks and Hispanics will be properly investigated. "...


Turkey coup attempt: Erdogan reasserts control

According to Turkey's Hurriyet Daily News , First Army Commander Umit Dundar has now been appointed as the acting chief of staff to replace Hulusi Akar, who is...


Police release updated sketch of Phoenix serial killer

On March 18 , at about 11:30 p.m., a 21-year-old man received non-life-threatening injuries after being shot while standing outside of his vehicle in the 4300 ...


Illinois lawmakers pressing toward budget deal

Bruce Rauner and would meet again Wednesday morning. House Speaker Michael Madigan also said lawmakers aren't done. "I think we have a very reasonable appro...


Hillary Clinton denies careless handling of classified material

House Overnight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz first urged such a probe during Thursday's hearing with Comey before his committee. Co...


GOP delegates love Pence _ even those who don't like Trump

His apparent selection signals Trump is serious about addressing GOP concerns about his own conservative credentials and lack of Washington experience. His choi...


Trump picks Mike Pence as running mate

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump picked Pence as his running mate. Washington-Republican White House candidate Donald Trump on Frida...


Delegates get Ready to Nominate Trump at RNC

If a majority of convention delegates back the rules package, delegates are freed to vote for any candidate to be presidential nominee. Donald Trump has 1,5...


Biggest threat to Phil Mickelson is exhausted of just lurking

The Swede made three consecutive birdies before the wind showed up and the clouds began to spit rain. It was already too late for a number of players who will...


South African journalist safe after facing Turkish coup soldiers

Gunfire and explosions had rocked both Istanbul and Ankara in a chaotic night after soldiers took up positions in both cities and ordered state television t...


Country Singer Craig Morgan's Son Found Dead in Tennessee River

Greer was with a friend Sunday afternoon when their tube flipped over in Kentucky Lake west of Nashville, Doug Markham, a spokesman for the Tennessee Wildli...


In Christie, Trump would get tough advocate _ and baggage

Christie spoke forcefully about "safety and security" as the two greatest issues facing the country". "I think that's what people have been looking for all alon...


Funerals begin for Dallas police officers

In a year that's seen almost 200 Black people killed by police already, and when none of the officers are likely to ever be charged with a crime for doing so, M...


Baton Rouge Police Arrest Three Suspected of Plotting Assault

Eight handguns and an airsoft BB gun were stolen from Cash America Pawn on Saturday before 2 a.m., police said . On Sunday, police arrested Malik Bridgewater...


Flights cancelled and Britons warned to "stay indoors" after Turkish military coup

Fighter jets buzzed overhead, gunfire erupted outside military headquarters and vehicles blocked two major bridges in Istanbul. The majority of those killed w...


Trump calls on top judge to quit after branding him 'fake'

He really has an ego. "How has he gotten away with not turning over his tax returns? " she asked. "The press seems to be very gentle with him on that", she s...


Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan On Mike Pence: 'No Better Choice'

Donald Trump made it official Friday, naming Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his pick for vice president. The staunchly conservative Pence, who is 57, served six...


At least 90 dead and 1000 wounded in attempted coup in Turkey

President Obama said he and Secretary of State Kerry agree that all parties in Turkey should support elected government. All arriving flights are being divert...


Rihanna's Nice, France concert canceled in light of terrorist attack

Witnesses said Bouhlel first crashed into crowds near the five-star Hotel Negresco, then rolled slowly down an otherwise empty road chased by police on foot and...


French police arrest three in Nice raid after truck attack

The Paris prosecutor's office said Saturday that five people are in custody following the attack. "He is totally unknown to the intelligence services, both ...


Donald Trump: 'Racial divisions have gotten worse, not better.'

Both presidential candidates scrapped political events hours after the officers were gunned down by a former Army reservist during a protest over fatal police s...


Britain's new PM May fires Cameron's cabinet members

After six years as interior minister under David Cameron, May took office on Wednesday signalling her intention to start with a clean slate - before ruthlessly ...


Police Say Baltimore Shooting Was Not an Ambush

Davis said that the shooting was not being described as an ambush. "As the national conversation goes on in America, we're lucky we don't have four dead cops "...


Clinton meets with potential VP picks

The person would speak only on condition of anonymity to discuss the private meeting. Clinton and Warren campaigned together for the first time in 2016 in Cin...


We may have shot a hostage by mistake, confesses Bangladesh police

The attackers were all locals , that much is known, but officials are vehemently denying that any have any ties with ISIS , insisting rather that they were m...


Man dead after firing at plainclothes Baltimore officers

He said it was still unclear why Harper had been firing the weapon. The shooting comes amid outrage and protests over the shootings by police of black men in Lo...


US Supreme Court Justice, Trump Waging War of Words

In an interview with the Associated Press last week Ginsburg said she doesn't want to think about the possibility of a Trump presidency. She escalated her c...


Dallas Police Chief: Shooter Scrawled 'RB' On Wall With His Blood

Police agencies across the US are on edge and on guard after receiving threats and calls for violence against them on social media in the aftermath of the killi...


List of Christie allies tied to Port Authority schemes grows

The existence of the so-called "chairman's flight" was first reported by The Record . The airline then agreed to restore a money-losing route convenient to Sam...


Eric Garner's daughter says ABC News 'railroaded' her during Obama town hall

To hear black women proudly pronouncing how liberating it was to find their voice and to become confident enough to shed society's restrictive stigmatizations i...


French Embassy to pay tribute to Nice victims

It was unclear whether Bouhlel, a Tunisian-born married father living in Nice, had any ties to terrorist groups, but French prosecutor Francois Molins said, "I ...


Christie confidante Samson pleads guilty to a felony

David Samson, a Christie appointee who was chairman of the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey from 2011 to 2014, admitted Thursday he withheld funding and ap...


Dallas shooter planned 'devastating' attack using explosives

Four Dallas officers, four DART officers, and two Dallas County Community College officers were wounded. The Dallas police chief says another police depar...


Law enforcement, activists to meet with President Obama at White House

The following day Mr Obama flew to Dallas to lead a memorial service for the five officers killed by former U.S. army reservist Micah Johnson. Afterwards, one...