Obama to Trump: America is already great
Philadelphia (CNN) President Barack Obama on Wednesday harnessed the rhetorical skills that catapulted him to White House with an address to the Democratic National Convention dismissing Donald Trump in withering terms and establishing Hillary ...
Coming of age: A daughter steps up to a new role to help her mom, Hillary Clinton
Finally, Clinton claims her Democratic crown tonight
A Look Back At Obama's Past Convention Speeches
Florida investigates two more Zika cases in people who haven't traveled
Florida health officials are going door to door to investigate two more Zika infections that may have been spread by local mosquitoes, bringing the total number of suspected local cases to four. Although officials haven't yet confirmed how the ...
FDA temporarily halts blood donation in two Florida counties over Zika fears
Books|Review: 'Zika' Tracks the Trajectory of an Epidemic
How Health Experts Investigate Possible Zika Outbreaks
Germany's Merkel stands by refugee policy despite 'terrifying' attacks
(CNN) German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday described recent attacks in the country and across Europe as "shocking, depressing and terrifying," but she refused to back down from an open-door refugee policy that has attracted fierce criticism ...
Merkel defends asylum policies, says Germany is at 'war' with Islamic State
Angela Merkel: Germany 'will manage' challenge after terror attacks
Defiant Merkel cuts short holiday to defend response to attacks
The Latest: Woman at Mass went into labor, taken to hospital
CZESTOCHOWA, Poland — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland and World Youth Day celebrations (all times local): 7:15 p.m.. A woman attending the Mass celebrated by Pope Francis had to leave early — when she went into labor. The town hall in ...
Francis tells Poles: 'God saves through the little, near and real'
World at war is a common view for Francis
Europe|Pope Francis, at Shrine in Poland, Urges Embrace of 'Humble Love'
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Syria Nusra Front Leader Claims No More Ties With Al-Qaida
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A Saudi Morals Enforcer Called for a More Liberal Islam. Then the Death Threats Began. Wife of Raif Badawi, Saudi Prisoner, Feels Pain From Afar · Afghans Go to Syria to Fight for Its Government, and Anguish Results · U.S. Secures Vast New Trove of ...
Syrian Nusra Front announces split from al-Qaeda
Al-Qaeda just got dumped by its partner in Syria — and it's not good for the US
The Jihadist Split in Syria
World's deepest blue hole found in South China Sea
A new exploration of a legendary blue hole in the South China Sea has found that the underwater feature is the deepest known on Earth. According to Xinhua News, Dragon Hole, or Longdong, is 987 feet (300.89 meters) deep, far deeper than the previous ...
China, Russia Plan Naval Drills in South China Sea
Territorial dispute between China, American allies could hit Washingtonians in the wallet
China To Hold Military Drills With Russia In South China Sea
The Latest: US calls Syria safe passage in Aleppo 'chilling'
BEIRUT — The Latest on developments related to the Syrian war and international effort on the crisis (all times local): 8:35 p.m.. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations has posted what she calls a “chilling letter” from Syria's U.N. envoy saying ...
Syria, Russia to open aid, exit corridors in besieged Aleppo
Russia, Syria Pledge 'Humanitarian Corridors' Out Of Rebel-Held Parts Of Aleppo
Syria's Assad offers amnesty to rebels, who call it 'meaningless'
'Sesame Street' screw-up: 5 reasons firing the original cast is a bad idea
Multiple generations of viewers who have grown up on “Sesame Street” are reacting with dismay Thursday (July 27), as the series is releasing its most senior cast members. Roscoe Orman (“Gordon”), Emilio Delgado (“Luis”) and Bob McGrath (“Bob”), who ...
'Sesame Street' axes one, two, three favorite human characters
Sesame Street Just Fired Three Of Its Longtime Cast Members
Sesame Street Fired Three Beloved Old-Timers from the Cast as Part of Its Transition to HBO
College Football Playoff tweaks dates in upcoming seasons
All College Football Playoff semifinal games will be played on Saturdays or holidays after the event saw ratings plummet on New Year's Eve last season. Upcoming CFP semifinals. Season, Date, Sites. 2016, Sat., Dec. 31, Fiesta, Peach. 2017, Mon., Jan.
College Football Playoff will avoid scheduling semifinals on New Year's Eve after all
Future CFB semifinals moved off of New Year's Eve
College Football Playoff semis will only be on Saturdays or holidays
Man Arrested After Throwing Batarang at Police Car
A man was arrested in Seattle on Monday, after throwing one of Batman's iconic bat-shaped weapons at a cop car. The 23-year-old man threw the Batarang at police officers as they pursued him, after he threatened a bouncer at a bar with a homemade ...
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Holy 'batarang,' Batman! Man hurls throwing star at Seattle police
Man threatens bouncer with spear, throws 'Batarang' at cops, Seattle police say