PHILADELPHIA -- Every couple of minutes, it seems to Daniel Hernandez, someone stops him to ask about gun violence.
Hernandez is the former intern for Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz. He helped save her life after she was...Read more
MIAMI -- Miss Cleo, the late-night TV pitchwoman for psychic services on the telephone, died Tuesday in South Florida.
Her real name was Youree Harris, and she was a cultural touchstone to 1990s and early 2000s. Harris ...Read more
For the liberal wing of the Democratic Party seeking to coalesce behind Hillary Clinton, her running mate's recent comments praising House Speaker Paul Ryan aren't sitting well.
Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia said he didn't ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich says he's been a model prisoner for the past four years, teaching history, working out and singing in a jailhouse band.
Federal prosecutors say he should've spent more time ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Former Gov. Ed Rendell on Tuesday declared Pennsylvania "in play" for president, two days before his friend Hillary Clinton is slated to accept the Democratic nomination in Philadelphia.
The reason? ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Speaking to thousands of veterans here, Donald Trump railed at Hillary Clinton on Tuesday as incompetent and dangerous for the military and the nation's security.
"The other candidate in this race, you ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Competing groups of senators are laying out arguments in what's likely to be the biggest defense budget issue facing the next administration and Congress: how much to spend on nuclear arms.
The pro-nuclear ...Read more
A pair of attackers armed with knives slipped into a Roman Catholic church in northern France on Tuesday during morning Mass and killed an elderly priest by slitting his throat before being shot dead by police, French ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- If nothing else, the opening day of the Democratic National Convention showed that family feuds are not solely the province of the Republican Party.
Party stalwarts arrived onstage only to be treated ...Read more
For 50 years, Gene Roddenberry's "Star Trek" has been doing two things: enthralling audiences around the world with a vision of a future in which humanity has put aside its petty differences, and taking to the cosmos to ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Michelle Obama made the case for Hillary Clinton on Monday night by drawing on the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee's own struggles eight years ago -- and delivering what appeared to double as a ...Read more
Sandra Collins (used to) fight the cellulite battle for as long as she can remember. The odd thing is she has always been fit and healthy, going to the gym for the last 10 years, lifting weights and following gym programs. However, her cellulite never seem to go away no matter what until she came across...
PHILADELPHIA -- Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., called for national and party unity Monday night at the Democratic National Convention, using a prime-time speech to urge voters to embrace togetherness, rather than the ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Bernie Sanders' plea to his passionate army of supporters Monday that they back Hillary Clinton fell largely on angry, nothing-doing ears.
The room at the Democratic National Convention filled with about 1...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- About nine people with the group Democracy Spring, protesting corruption in politics, climbed over a low metal police barricade and were arrested outside the entrance to the Democratic National Convention ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Democrats opened their national convention Monday with a cascade of boos and catcalls, as Hillary Clinton faced continued resistance from Bernie Sanders supporters and party leaders suffered a backlash from...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Hillary Clinton sought to focus attention away from the turmoil gripping the Democratic Party on Monday and toward her policy agenda and the shortcomings of Donald Trump during an address to veterans that ...Read more
NEW YORK -- It's a few minutes after 6 p.m. on Thursday night, and as Donald Trump prepares to accept his nomination at the Republican National Convention, a weary-looking Stephen Colbert is rehearsing a few hundred miles ...Read more
BERLIN -- German officials disputed one another Monday over the import of a suicide attack near a rock music festival, with the interior minister of Bavaria calling it an "Islamist suicide attack," while federal officials ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump may be hurting badly in polls of Latino voters, but he could still win the presidency if enough Latino voters don't feel compelled to go to the polls and wait in line to cast a ballot for Hillary...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Tucked at the very end of the Senate Armed Services Committee's 678-page report on the annual Pentagon policy bill is a wonky analysis from Tim Kaine of Virginia detailing his reservations about making swift ...Read more