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Confident Phelps nabs 20th, 21st gold medal

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 17:42

In one of Rio's most anticipated races, Michael Phelps outlasted the competition to regain gold in the 200 butterfly.

Trump dismisses 2nd Amendment firestorm

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 16:04

"Give me a break," he tells Fox News's Sean Hannity after he's accused of using violent rhetoric against Clinton.

Michael Brown's parents endure painful wait

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 11:04

Their wrongful death lawsuit, now 15 months old, languishes while attorneys quarrel over access to key evidence.

6 million Americans drinking toxic water

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 09:10
Supplies for many contain unsafe levels of industrial chemicals linked to cancer and other serious health problems, a study finds.

GOP House dilemma: Trump could prove costly

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 08:52

The Republican nominee’s often polarizing presence may lead to his party squandering its largest majority since World War II.

Orlando shooter's father at Clinton rally

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 08:15

Seddique Mir Mateen, the father of the Orlando nightclub gunman, attended Hillary Clinton's campaign rally.

#ManyPeopleAreSaying targets Trump's claims

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 06:42

Donald Trump has a history of using that phrase to fuel to his controversial claims.

Clinton sued by Benghazi victims' parents

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 02:56

Families of two men killed in an attack on the U.S. consulate contend the then-secretary of state was "reckless."

Lilly King wins Olympic grudge match

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 22:21

The U.S. teenager backed up her talk and held off her Russian rival to win gold in the 100-meter breaststroke.

Paul Ryan hopes to avert primary surprise

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 21:56

An expected walkover for the country's highest-ranking Republican officeholder has become a race to watch.

Report: Bombshells in Roger Ailes lawsuit

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 18:18
Multiple women taped conversations with the ex-Fox News boss, which could lead to a huge settlement, a report indicates.

GOP Sen. Susan Collins: No on Trump

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 18:12

The moderate Republican says she has become "increasingly dismayed" by Trump's behavior.

King defeats Russian rival after calling her out

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 18:08

Team USA's Lilly King wins gold in the 100m breaststroke against controversial swimmer Yulia Efimova.

Trump shapes facts to fit economic agenda

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 12:41

Here is a close look at three claims Trump made in a speech touting his economic proposals.

Paul Ryan's primary opponent unloads

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 12:36

Businessman and Trump supporter Paul Nehlen calls House Speaker Ryan a "soulless globalist."

GOP national security vets on Trump: 'Reckless'

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 12:27

More than four dozen of them sign a letter declaring they are not voting for Donald Trump.

Ibtihaj Muhammad's impact will endure

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 11:58

The first American to compete wearing a hijab, Muhammad didn't make it as far as she'd like. But her message was lasting.

Trump vs. Clinton: Economic plans

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 10:05

The candidates' speeches this week will focus on the future of the economy.

Police: Boy on waterslide died of neck injury

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 09:59

A Kansas thrill ride remains off-limits as authorities investigate the death of a lawmaker's son on the attraction.

Student suspended for DIY clock sues school

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 09:29

The family of a Muslim teen arrested for taking a homemade clock to school filed a lawsuit this week.