He was serious. He was funny. He was sarcastic.
And he was definitely having a good time.
Wednesday night in Philadelphia, President Barack Obama proved once again that he is one of the best orators to take the political...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- After a day that demonstrated weaknesses in both presidential candidates, a series of high-powered surrogates for Hillary Clinton impugned Donald Trump from the Democratic convention stage Wednesday, aiming...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Donahue Holloway sat on the stoop of an abandoned store, on a North Philadelphia street scarred by boarded-up row homes, graffiti and trash, 10 miles and a world away from the bright lights of the ...Read more
Vice President Joe Biden pulled no punches when he told delegates at the Democratic National Convention what he thought of Donald Trump's claims that he understands the middle class.
"That's a bunch of malarkey," Biden ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- It was 280 days ago that Joe Biden officially ruled out his last, best chance at the office that had always been his aspiration.
Wednesday night, the reality that his career in elected office was nearing ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Former New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg hit Donald Trump on Wednesday night where it hurts: in his business portfolio.
The political independent, showing up at the Democratic National Convention to lend...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Tim Kaine has a reputation for being a nice guy and the rare Washington politician who enjoys friendships -- genuine friendships, not the transactional Beltway type -- with lawmakers on both sides of the ...Read more
SCRANTON, Pa. -- Barely acknowledging the criticism of his latest controversial remarks, Donald Trump used a rally here to intensify his attacks on Hillary Clinton and try to blunt any convention bounce coming her way.
Wishing on a Star - My Journey Across the Gender DivideRachael Evelyn Booth
This book is a memoir from a pioneer in the transgender world - a person born and expected to live as a male but knowing she was female. Rachael Booth did what most people of her era did - tried to find her place in the male world by joining the military, getting married, and having children...
PHILADELPHIA -- At least 69 demonstrators in Philadelphia this week have had their hands zip-tied behind their backs by police before being whisked away to an elementary school where they were issued citations for ...Read more
There were moments during the opening hours of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, as the boos rained down, when it seemed as if the party's progressive and moderate wings were being held together with ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid used his valedictory moments before the Democratic convention to unspool some of the most withering rhetoric so far this week -- reserving his most vituperative putdowns ...Read more
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Tim Kaine is in Hillary Clinton's camp -- and his party's -- on the big health care issues, with a defining moment in his tenure as governor coming in 2007 after the mass shooting at Virginia Tech. His response to the ...Read more
DAMASCUS, Syria -- At least 67 people were killed and 185 wounded Wednesday in an attack claimed by Islamic State in the northeastern Syrian town of Qamishli, medical sources in the Kurdish-controlled town said.
Rescue ...Read more
CHICAGO -- President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama have selected historic Jackson Park, just east of the University of Chicago, as the site for the Obama Presidential Center, a source confirmed Wednesday. A ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- A mixture of disappointment and fatigue seemed to mute some Bernie Sanders supporters on the third day of the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday while others returned for protests with renewed ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Six Baltimore police officers cleared of criminal charges in Freddie Gray's arrest and death will be investigated by Montgomery County police, who are leading the internal affairs reviews that could determine ...Read more
Donald Trump dared a foreign government to commit espionage on the U.S. to hurt his rival on Wednesday, smashing yet another taboo in American political discourse and behavior.
"Russia, if you're listening, I hope you'll ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Hundreds of terrorists will fan out to infiltrate western Europe and the U.S. to carry out attacks on a wider scale as Islamic State is defeated in Syria, FBI Director James Comey warned.
"At some point there'...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A federal judge ordered on Wednesday that John Hinckley Jr., who shot Ronald Reagan and two others 35 years ago, be given a formal release from a mental hospital, according to news reports.
Hinckley has been...Read more
Matt Damon is preparing to punch his way to the top of the U.S. box office charts and revive a long-running franchise for Universal Pictures.
"Jason Bourne," the fifth film in the series of super-assassin action flicks, ...Read more