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  • Melania Trump ignites GOP gathering after gloom, turmoil

    CLEVELAND – After a harsh primary, Donald Trump’s general election campaign officially opened with a warm and personal validation from his wife, Melan ...
    July 19, 2016 - 12:38 am
  • AP: Confidential text will allow Iran to expand its nuclear program

    VIENNA – Key restrictions on Iran's nuclear program imposed under an internationally negotiated deal will start to ease years before the 15-year accor ...
    July 18, 2016 - 3:15 pm
  • Donald Trump opening GOP convention with call for law and order

    CLEVELAND – Republicans cast Donald Trump as the right man for turbulent times as they opened their presidential convention Monday against a backdrop ...
    July 18, 2016 - 2:59 pm
  • Dump Trump? Dissident delegates claim they can force vote over GOP rules

    CLEVELAND – Signaling a potentially boisterous start to the Republican convention, anti-Trump delegates claimed on Monday that they'd collected enough ...
    July 18, 2016 - 1:28 pm
  • Who is Melania Trump?

    Melania Trump insists she's her own person, more than window dressing in her husband Donald Trump's run for the White House.
    July 18, 2016 - 11:36 am
  • No more porn over Wi-Fi at McDonald's, Starbucks

    CHICAGO – McDonald's and Starbucks are implementing filtering technology that blocks customers using Wi-Fi from accessing pornography sites.
    July 18, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • GOP reaches for nuance on race, police after latest unrest

    ATLANTA – Some prominent Republican are grappling with how to talk about race relations after a spate of racially tinged gun violence that saw two bla ...
    July 18, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Police: Gunman who killed 3 in Baton Rouge was 'seeking out' officers

    BATON ROUGE, La. – A former Marine dressed in black and carrying extra ammunition set out to ambush police in Baton Rouge, authorities said Monday, a ...
    July 18, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • Dissident delegates seek showdown vote at GOP convention

    CLEVELAND – Dissident delegates making a last-gasp attempt to prevent Donald Trump's nomination at the Republican National Convention said they will t ...
    July 17, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • Concern over crackdown after failed Turkey coup

    ISTANBUL – Following a failed coup against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the government moved swiftly Sunday to shore up his power and remov ...
    July 17, 2016 - 11:05 pm
  • Former Marine kills 3 Baton Rouge officers, wounds 3 others

    BATON ROUGE, La. – A former Marine dressed in black and carrying extra ammunition shot and killed three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers Sunday, l ...
    July 17, 2016 - 11:01 pm
  • VIEWER GUIDE: Convention to show GOP's love-hate for Donald Trump

    WASHINGTON – The Republican Party consummates its love-hate relationship with Donald Trump at its national convention this week in Cleveland. Don't ex ...
    July 17, 2016 - 5:30 pm
  • 3 Baton Rouge officers killed in shooting; suspect dead

    BATON ROUGE, La. – Three Baton Rouge law enforcement officers investigating a report of a man with an assault rifle were killed Sunday, less than two ...
    July 17, 2016 - 11:01 pm
  • President Obama condemns attack on Baton Rouge officers

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama said Sunday the attacks on public servants and the rule of law "have to stop," after a second shooting spree targe ...
    July 17, 2016 - 2:58 pm
  • Police: Suspect wounds Milwaukee officer then kills himself

    MILWAUKEE – A domestic violence suspect opened fire on a Milwaukee police officer who was sitting in his squad car early Sunday, seriously wounding hi ...
    July 17, 2016 - 10:10 am
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