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Clinton rolls out new ad campaign

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 02:59

“Standing up for families and children has been her life’s work,” the narrator says in the 30-second spot.

Report: U.S. swimmer makes deal to leave Rio

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 01:34

Olympian Jimmy Feigen agrees to pay $11,000 to a Brazilian charity to settle the dispute over an alleged robbery.

The Last 100 Days: Obama's digital legacy

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 01:00

The Obama White House has built a sophisticated digital-messaging machine to get its message to Americans directly.

Researchers seek volunteers for Zika infection

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 23:48

Scientists are planning a study to help speed development of the much-needed Zika vaccine.

Forget Phelps. Bolt is aiming higher.

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 23:32

Usain Bolt doesn’t just want to be the greatest Olympian of all time. He wants to be a sports god.

Powell used private email as Sec. of State

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 21:57

Hillary Clinton told federal investigators that Colin Powell suggested she use a personal email account.

USOC apologizes to Brazil for robbery fiasco

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 18:56

Ryan Lochte and 3 other U.S. swimmers caused an international incident by falsely claiming they were robbed at gunpoint.

Trump regrets saying hurtful remarks

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 18:26

For the first time since the start of his presidential campaign, the GOP nominee expresses regret for saying the wrong things.

Report: Zika ID'd in popular Miami spot

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 15:10

The virus has been pinpointed in Miami Beach, according to people familiar with communication among area health officials.

Clinton Foundation to alter donations policy

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 14:53

Bill Clinton says the foundation will no longer accept foreign and corporate donations if Hillary is elected president.

U.S. linked Iran payment with hostage release

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 14:16

The delivery of the $400 million in cash was withheld as leverage until Tehran permitted the Americans to leave the country.

How North Carolina could be a GOP disaster

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 11:00

Hillary Clinton's statistical edge over Donald Trump reflects positively for down-ticket Democrats Roy Cooper and Deborah Ross.

Big change coming to U.S. prison system

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 10:15

The use of privately operated facilities will be phased out and ultimately discontinued, the Justice Department says.

Push to fire 7 Chicago cops moves forward

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 10:13

The police superintendent accepts a recommendation to relieve the officers of duties over false reports in the shooting of a black teen.

Baton Rouge paper's message to Obama

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 07:47

The city's largest newspaper calls out the commander in chief for his two-week vacation on Martha's Vineyard.

Firenadoes threaten thousands in California

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 07:21

Tornado-like flaming vortexes, or "firenadoes," are sent spinning into the air by the wildfire's intensity.

Photo of child captures horror of Syria siege

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 07:03

Covered in soot and blood, his image has sparked outrage online over a humanitarian disaster.

Trump’s staff shakeup: Good or bad for him?

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 06:53
An analyst compares the campaign’s new regime with the old — and uses the infamous Cinco de Mayo taco bowl incident as an example.

Report: Lochte, U.S. swimmers 'fabricated' story

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 06:08

Ryan Lochte and three of his U.S. Olympic swimming teammates fabricated the story about being robbed at gunpoint in Rio, according to an ABC report.

Uber's self-driving cars taking passengers

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 05:59

The ride-hailing service will put autonomous Ford Fusions to work on the streets of a major U.S. city soon.