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Tim Tebow pursuing professional baseball career

Tebow was a solid baseball player in high school, but that was more than a decade ago. "Knowing Tim's passion and desire, we won't be surprised by anything he a...


Trump, Clinton prepare to speak on the economy this week

Trump drew criticism from other high-ranking Republicans for his reluctance to endorse other Republicans who have voiced lukewarm support for his candidacy. "...


Alabama chief justice Roy Moore's fans rally outside court

Following Moore's ethics hearing with the Court of the Judiciary, HRC Alabama will hold a press conference on the steps of the Alabama Supreme Court. So Stave...


Kansas water park outing turns tragic: What goes into water slide safety?

The park closed following the tragedy Sunday, and remains closed Monday while authorities investigate the death. Caleb Thomas Schwab was the son of Rep. "Th...


Trump on Clinton: 'I don't think she's all there'

Campaign signs for Ayotte - who rebuked Trump for his comments about the father of Humayun Khan, a Muslim American soldier killed in Iraq - lined the entrance t...


2 skydivers killed; parachute may have failed

It happened around 10:00 a.m.at the Parachute Center near the Lodi Airport. Witnesses reported they didn't see a parachute open as the skydivers plummeted. "I...


Chicago police chief, protesters at odds over body cameras

There were five categories that the Seattle Police Department did not pass on its body cam policy: prohibiting officers from viewing footage before they write...


D.A.: Family of five found dead in Pennsylvania home

The three children were not named, the Berks County District Attorney's office said in an official Facebook post . Police found a handgun near one of the adult...


'The Bachelorette': Chase McNary Explains His Angry Reaction to Getting Eliminated

After that hard goodbye, JoJo left for Thailand, where she had one-on-one dates with the three remaining bachelors . It's clear he intrigues JoJo , but the ...


Physician Marshall ousts US Rep. Huelskamp in Kansas primary

Marshall's win all but guarantees he'll represent the safely Republican district next year. But even though the House Freedom Caucus lost a member next year...


Orlando mayor wants city to buy Pulse nightclub for memorial

Mayor Buddy Dyer said in a radio interview Wednesday he would like the nightclub to stay "exactly as it is" for now so people who want to visit the site can...


Trump refuses to back House Speaker

After months of Trump promising to adopt a more presidential tone, Republicans are beginning to lose hope of a pivot for the general election. "I'm not quite th...


Arrest made in deaths of twins found in hot car in Georgia

Carrollton Police say two 15-month-old twin girls have died, after being left in auto, overheating. Captain Chris Dodd has said that Asa North has been charge...


Debbie Wasserman Schultz's DNC Chair Replacement Threatened to 'Cuss Out' Bernie Campaign

He did acknowledge his disappointment over the biased support of the party leadership to the Clinton campaign. "That's just not who we are and should not be...


Trump taunts GOP, refusing to back Ryan, McCain

Trump's running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence , broke with the nominee on Wednesday and "strongly" endorsed Ryan, calling him a "strong conservative leader"....


Trump won't support Paul Ryan, John McCain in upcoming primaries

We need very, very strong leadership. "I just wanted to see if was actually with Trump or if he was just like, or if he was just sort of doing it for himself"...


Clinton extends lead over Trump to 8 percentage points

Political experts said his endorsement of Hillary Clinton is significant, but not a shocking move. "There has to come a point at which you say, somebody who m...


Donald Trump: 'If I were president Khizr Khan's son wouldn't have died'

Lourey said she was "dismayed and horrified" about Trump's "lack of empathy" for a fellow Gold Star family, who are those who have lost loved ones in combat f...


2nd legal activist sentenced as China reigns in critics

His Fengrui law firm was involved in several high profile cases, including the 2008 tainted baby milk scandal. Fengrui gained a reputation as a firm that woul...


Gov. Scott, Bondi hug military but don't scold Trump over Khan comments

Khizr Khan , with his wife, Ghazala, holds up a pocket copy of the Constitution, which he suggested Donald Trump has not read, during a Democratic National ...


Indiana GOP panel backs Gov. Pence's preferred successor

Overall, Republicans likely still are favored in the race despite Pence's departure to become GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's running mate, Helmke said....


Gov. Baker signs law requiring equal pay for comparable work

Employers guilty of breaking the new law will have to fork over unpaid wages, an equal amount in damages and pay the harmed worker's attorney's fees. We also ...


Back-to-school sales tax holiday approaching

The sales tax holiday applies to items priced under $100. "We were a little surprised the first time around just by how many different items are covered", s...


Unattended Campfire Ignites California Wildfire Near Big Sur

The blaze burning near the scenic Big Sur region of California has charred nearly 117 square kilometres, and is 25 per cent contained. Last week, a privately co...


US, Japan strongly condemn N. Korea's missile launch

North Korea fired two intermediate-range missiles simultaneously, but one appeared to explode on take-off, according to the U.S. military. "Japanese prime mi...


Trump's Russian Federation praise raises 'security issues': Clinton

And we know that he arranged for a lot of those e-mails to be released. Russian Federation is suspected, however, of being behind the Democratic National Comm...


Obama meeting Singapore PM, looks to boost TPP trade pact

Obama's cheerleading for the TPP comes after the public opinion on the deal sparked significant debate during the Democratic and Republican primaries and forced...


High court: Virginia school can block transgender teen from boys room

Supreme Court said on Wednesday. "In light of the facts that four Justices have voted to grant the application referred to the Court by the Chief Justice, tha...


Trump Doubles Down, Says Putin A Better Leader Than Obama

The Smoking Gun website said June 21 the hacker provided it with stolen files, and the trade publication Motherboard said June 23 it interviewed the hacker. Whe...


Trump gets a Purple Heart

Trump said the man approached him before a Tuesday rally in Ashburn, Virginia , and presented him the medal he received for being wounded in combat. He told th...


Trump is unfit to serve as president: Obama

But it seemingly reached a crescendo this week after Trump attacked the parents of a Muslim US soldier who was killed in Iraq, after they appeared at the De...


Even more polls show Clinton building on lead over Trump

Of the US$90 million raised, US$63 million was for Clinton's presidential campaign while about US$26 million was for other Democrats, it said in a statement. ...


Starbucks recalls stainless-steel straws on reports of cuts

The Seattle-based company says about 2.5 million of the straw sets were sold in the USA, and 301,000 were sold in Canada. The straws in the recall are made ...


Alphabet's 2Q earnings soar despite losses on risky bets

Mobile now accounts for more than half of the searches conducted on Google, but it has added the overhead of additional advertising expenditure on the company's...


Newlyweds Among 16 Killed in Texas Balloon Crash

The NTSB said 14 electronic devices were recovered from the crash site. The partial frame of a hot air balloon is visible above a crop field as investigators ...


68-year-old man kills burglar with duct tape, clothesline

Johnson left Gully to go to a neighbor's home to call police, but by the time police got to Johnson's home, Gully was dead. Exhausted of his mobile home being...


Clinton Gets Post-Convention Bump Amid Trump's Miscues

The outcry was swift and bipartisan, leaving Trump largely isolated among his fellow Republicans and potentially putting at risk whatever progress he made durin...


Ivanka Trump's BS Speech About Equal Pay Shows Lying Runs in Family

While Melania Trump may have taken a page out of Michelle Obama's speech , Ivanka Trump appears to have taken an entire chapter out of her father's book, "Th...


Clinton and Kaine debut as ticket with Midwest bus tour

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump campaigned in Scranton Wednesday, and Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on Friday kicked off a bus t...


Toya Wright's Two Brothers Reportedly Shot & Killed

Bossip reported that Toya had recently come to peace with her brother Rudy after the two had been fighting publicly over family drama. The TV star, whose...


Texans WR Hopkins a holdout, not at camp

But he's still working under his rookie contract, which pays him a base of only $1 million this season, far below the market value for a receiver with his stats...


Stephen Colbert, 'identical twin cousin' balk at lawyers' demand

No we're not talking about the man Stephen Colbert , wearer of black-framed glasses and host of CBS's The Late Show . "It is with a heavy heart that I ann...


6 public workers charged in Flint water crisis

The two other people charged Friday had either already retired or were fired . He entered a no contest plea to one count of willful neglect of duty, a misdemea...


Can Hillary Clinton win the support of Bernie Sanders supporters?

But dissatisfaction among Sanders delegates with the Democratic Party led to chanting even during Clinton's speech and shouts of "no more war" when a Medal of H...


Appeals court: North Carolina voter ID law is discriminatory

Supreme Court. A spokesman for Roy Cooper said Cooper urged the governor to veto the legislation before he signed it because he knew it would be bad for Nor...


SABMiller board to recommend final AB InBev offer

SABMiller holder Aberdeen Asset Management said even the revised proposal undervalues the company and is unacceptable because stockholders are receiving differ...


Flash Flood Watch in Effect Until Noon Friday

Storm total rainfall of 2 to 4 inches is likely with isolated higher amounts. The National Weather Service says that because ground in the watch area is wet f...


Florida man arrested; doughnut flakes test positive for meth

To make matters worse, the Florida man had just dropped a neighbor off for chemotherapy treatment, which he says he did every Friday, before going to a 7-Eleven...


It's her party now: Ex-presidents handoff to Hillary Clinton

Clinton , lacking the natural political skills of her husband , did not reboot sufficiently for a 2016 primary campaign in which four in 10 Democrats described...


102-year-old delegate casts Arizona ballots for Clinton

Geraldine "Jerry" Emmett was born in 1914, before women had the right to vote. Emmett was 6 years old in 1920 when the 19th Amendment granted women the vote n...