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  • Bernie Sanders to back Hillary Clinton. Will supporters follow?

    ORLANDO, Fla. – It looks as if Bernie Sanders is ready to back Hillary Clinton. But not all his supporters are prepared to give up revolution for real ...
    July 11, 2016 - 4:12 pm
  • President Obama stepping into storm of emotion in Dallas speech

    WASHINGTON – When he pays tribute to fallen police officers in Dallas on Tuesday, President Barack Obama will be aiming to comfort the mourning and ca ...
    July 11, 2016 - 3:50 pm
  • Donald Trump policy speech calls for changes in veterans' programs

    VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Touting himself as the "law and order candidate," Republican Donald Trump pledged Monday to crack down on Department of Veterans ...
    July 11, 2016 - 1:10 pm
  • Rudy Giuliani: 'I saved a lot more lives than Black Lives Matter'

    NEW YORK – Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani stepped up his sharp criticism of Black Lives Matter on Monday, saying he saved "a lot more black ...
    July 11, 2016 - 12:56 pm
  • Pokemon Go smartphone game leads woman to body in river

    RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) – Authorities in central Wyoming are investigating after a woman playing the popular smartphone game Pokemon Go found a man's body ...
    July 11, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • Advocates fear more heroin withdrawal deaths in jails

    LEBANON, Pa. – In the days following her 18-year-old daughter's first arrest on heroin charges, Stephanie Moyer took solace in thinking she would be s ...
    July 11, 2016 - 10:55 am
  • Protests over police killings aim at occupying interstates

    BATON ROUGE, Louisiana – Police made dozens of arrests in Louisiana's capital city during weekend protests around the country in which people angry ov ...
    July 11, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Donald Trump adviser: Women should be the ones to decide on abortion

    WASHINGTON – One of Donald Trump's potential running mates said Sunday that women should be the ones to decide whether or not to have abortions.
    July 11, 2016 - 8:30 am
  • Tesla CEO says he’s working on another secret ‘masterplan’

    Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, under pressure after a fatal crash involving one of his electric cars, went on Twitter Sunday to say he’s working on anoth ...
    July 10, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Obama urges greater respect, understanding after shootings

    MADRID – President Barack Obama on Sunday urged respect and restraint from Americans angered by the killing of black men by police, saying anything le ...
    July 10, 2016 - 11:43 pm
  • Rare restraint, calls for understanding from Clinton, Trump

    WASHINGTON – In this heated and deeply divisive campaign year, America’s presidential candidates responded Friday with striking reflection and restrai ...
    July 8, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • GOP to Clinton: Email investigations will go on

    WASHINGTON –Republicans signaled they’re not done with election-year investigations of Hillary Clinton and whether she lied to Congress, even after a ...
    July 8, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Dallas ambush suspect amassed personal arsenal at Mesquite home

    DALLAS – An Army veteran killed by Dallas police after he fatally shot five officers amassed a personal arsenal at his suburban home, including bomb-m ...
    July 8, 2016 - 11:45 pm
  • Dallas police killer was loner and followed black militants

    MESQUITE, Texas – The man who killed five Dallas police officers and wounded seven others was described as a loner, an Army veteran who served in Afgh ...
    July 8, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Among Dallas sniper victims: A newlywed, a veteran, parents

    One officer was a newlywed. Another had survived multiple tours in Iraq. A protester was shot trying to shield her sons.
    July 8, 2016 - 3:55 pm
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