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Jul 24 2016

Senate GOP leader McConnell blames Zika impasse on Clinton

Trump covets power; the rest is unknowable. "That honor would go to Donald Trump next year". When the unthinkable became possible, the story shifted to the obstacles th...

Jul 24 2016

10 takeaways from Donald Trump's Republican Convention

None of those issues had been a priority for her father during the long months of the primary campaign, and none was mentioned in his speech. "This has been such an inc...

Jul 24 2016

Voters largely rebuke lawmaker's call for Clinton to be shot

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie read out a list of alleged "crimes" by Mrs Clinton, the presumptive Democratic nominee, and asked the crowd if she was guilty. James ...

Jul 24 2016

What Is Donald Trump Jr.'s Job? It's All In The Family

Still, she recognizes just how polarizing her father can be. She described her father to a reporter from Fortune magazine as someone who is very candid. But "I think ...

Jul 24 2016

Head of state GOP criticizes Cruz for not endorsing Trump

In the Republican nominee's first speech of the general election Friday, Trump spent a unusual chunk of time talking about his vanquished 2016 rival Ted Cruz , who point...

Jul 23 2016

Liar. Lucifer. Lock her up. GOP denounces Clinton

He has $20 million in cash in the bank. Clinton said there is "clear evidence" that blacks die at the hands of police much more often than members of other groups, an...

Jul 23 2016

Baton Rouge readies for funerals of 3 slain police officers

Obama said there is great interest among police departments nationwide in receiving additional training to deal with active-shooter events and to decrease tensions before...

Jul 23 2016

Sabres forward Evander Kane arrested

Kane voluntarily turned himself in to Buffalo police on Friday and could be seen wearing handcuffs while accompanied into the city court building by officers. Earlier thi...

Jul 23 2016

Johnson, List share lead in Canada

Johnson eagled the par-5 18th hole Thursday to share the lead with List, both at 6-under 66. "So if you get some good looks at it, you can hole some putts". "Just stayed ...

Jul 23 2016

Animals up for adoption in Santa Paula

That's why it's participating in National " Clear the Shelters " Saturday. They announced Pokemon Go players can rent their dogs and take them for a walk. All of the wond...

Jul 23 2016

Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton

Clinton and Sanders have been negotiating since she all but guaranteed the nomination in June. Sanders and Clinton joining forces, but do his Iowa supporters agree? "Th...

Jul 23 2016

Did Trump's kids save the convention?

I think she believes what she's saying, too. She spoke of playing with Lego and Erector sets on the floor of her father's office and learning the real estate business...

Jul 23 2016

FACT CHECK: The First Night Of The Republican National Convention

Her remarks come on a night focused largely on the Benghazi attack - which took place during Clinton's tenure as secretary of state - and immigration. "My son Sean was on...

Jul 22 2016

Clinton: First day of Republican convention 'surreal'

The governor, who started to talk up his law enforcement background more as his campaign failed to gain traction, endorsed Trump after dropping out of the race in Februar...

Jul 22 2016

Firefighters: Plane crashes in northern Illinois city

Nearby residents used garden houses to help put out the fires while their waiting for firefighters to arrive. Joliet Municipal Airport and Clow Airport in Bolingbrook are...

Jul 22 2016

Donald Trump attempts awkward kiss with Mike Pence

During the course of his speech, Cruz only mentioned Trump once, to congratulate him on getting the nomination. "To those listening, please, don't stay home in November...

Jul 22 2016

Veep actor Peter MacNicol disqualified and Emmy nomination rescinded by TV Academy

During a rules overhaul a year ago, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences stipulated that in order to be considered a guest star, an actor must appear in less than ...

Jul 22 2016

Excessive heat warning extended through Sunday in St. Louis area

High temperatures and humidity will bake much of the central United States this week, sending heat indexes soaring as high as 115 degrees in some places for the first tim...

Jul 22 2016

Trump's daughter Ivanka shares candid view of her father

NJ Governor Chris Christie's son Andrew casts New Jersey's votes for Donald Trump at the Republican National Convention. "Like my father", she said, "I never back down ...

Jul 21 2016

Delegate would prefer Cruz not endorse Trump

A prominent Donald Trump delegate from New Hampshire says Hillary Clinton should be "put in the firing line and shot for treason", over the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Liby...