The Daily 202: Hillary Clinton tries to be all things to all people at Democratic convention
THE BIG IDEA: PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton had something for everyone. If you already support the former secretary of state, you loved her speech to the Democratic convention last night. If you're skeptical of her but trying to convince yourself to ...
With 100 Days to Go, Candidates Take Fight to Battleground States
Stuck in the 'Village'
All 78 times Clinton ripped Trump in her DNC address
New York Times
Federal Appeals Court Strikes Down North Carolina Voter ID Provision
New York Times
Election workers checked voters' identification in Asheville, N.C., in March. Credit George Etheredge for The New York Times. A federal appeals court decisively struck down North Carolina's voter identification law on Friday, saying its provisions ...
US Appeals Court Strikes Down North Carolina's Voter ID Law
Appeals court strikes down North Carolina's voter-ID law
North Carolina Voter ID Law Targeted African-Americans, Appeals Court Rules
US confirms Florida Zika cases are first local transmission in any state
Florida and federal officials on Friday confirmed the first local spread of the Zika virus through infected mosquitoes in the continental United States. Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) made the announcement following a state health department investigation ...
Florida Zika cases a 'game changer' that puts pressure on Congress to act
4 Zika Cases In Florida Likely 'Homegrown'
Homegrown Zika raises more questions about the evolving risk
FBI probes suspected breach of another Democratic organization by Russian hackers
Russian government hackers have breached the computers of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, according to individuals familiar with the matter. The intrusion appeared to be carried out by the same Russian intelligence service that ...
Russian spies accused of hacking Democratic website in 2nd major attack against party
Democratic fund-raising group for Congress candidates confirms hack
Hack of Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee 'Similar' to DNC Breach
Drew Peterson gets 40 extra years for plot to kill prosecutor
Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow speaking to media following Drew Peterson's conviction on charges he tried to hire a hitman to kill the prosecutor. July 29, 2016. (Matt Walberg / Chicago Tribune). Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow ...
Drew Peterson Gets 40-Year Sentence in Murder-for-Hire Case
Drew Peterson Gets 40 Years In Glasgow Murder Plot
Drew Peterson sentenced to 40 years in murder-for-hire plot
'They Failed': 6 More Michigan Employees Charged In Flint Water Crisis
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has announced criminal charges against six more people — including the state's former water quality chief in connection with lead-contaminated water in the city of Flint. All six people are current or former ...
Six more Michigan state workers face charges over Flint water crisis
Flint officials now face criminal charges for doctoring water reports and concealing lead test results.
Six More Michigan Employees Charged In Flint Water Crisis
The Latest: Pope Francis: 'Cruelty Did Not End in Auschwitz'
New York Times
A Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, says an estimated 800,000 people took part with Pope Francis in an artistic Way of the Cross ceremony at Blonia meadow in Krakow. Francis has called on young pilgrims attending World Youth Day ...
Pope Francis' Auschwitz Visit Said to Represent 'Universal Lesson' for Church
'Forgive Us For So Much Cruelty': Pope Francis Visits Site Of Auschwitz Death Camp
Pope visits Auschwitz, says same horrors happening today
Judge Denies Estate Claims of 29 Would-Be Prince Heirs
Prince's family just got a whole lot smaller. A Minnesota state judge Friday (July 29) barred 29 people -- including five alleged children, 11 alleged siblings and 13 people claiming more distant family relationships -- from seeking a share of the late ...
Prince's heirs, Part 3: Who's in, who's out?
Prince's Possible Heirs Narrowed Down to Six 31
Carver County judge narrows list of potential Prince heirs
Los Angeles Times
San Diego officer killed and second wounded in shooting identified
CBS 8 San Diego
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A man suspected in the shooting of two San Diego police gang-unit officers, one of whom died, was hospitalized in critical condition with a gunshot wound Friday, while SWAT officers stormed into a Shelltown home after an hours-long ...
San Diego police shooting: 1 officer killed, 1 injured
San Diego Police Officer Killed in Shooting, 2nd Wounded; Suspect in Custody
San Diego Police Shooting: SWAT Team Surrounds Home After 1 Officer Killed
'Green Lives Matter' college course title has some critics seeing red
Black Lives Matter has taken offense at police saying “Blue Lives Matter” and others who say “All Lives Matter,” but now a Wisconsin school is risking ire by branding a class on environmentalism “Green Lives Matter.” The course at University of ...
Black Lives Matter and Blue Lives Matter at odds
Activists: Syracuse police chief say he's troubled by man's arrest caught on video
Peter Brodsky: How to fight the implicit racial biases that inflict us all