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Hillary Clinton chooses VA. sen. Tim Kaine as running mate

Hillary Clinton named Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her vice presidential running mate Friday, adding a centrist former governor of a crucial battleground state to the Democratic ticket…

Trump says US will be safer, richer if he is president

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Donald Trump has accepted the Republican nomination for president, promising anxious Americans that…

Black therapist says police shot him with his hands raised

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A black therapist who was trying to calm an autistic man in the middle of the street says he was shot by police…

Thunderous boos for Cruz for refusing to endorse Trump

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Texas Sen. Ted Cruz stubbornly refused to endorse Donald Trump Wednesday night as he addressed the GOP convention…

Trump staff writer says speech cribbing a mistake

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A Donald Trump staff writer said she had included passages from a 2008 Michelle Obama speech in Melania Trump’s address…

Driver playing Pokemon Go hits police car

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Police body cam records car crash caused by a driver playing Pokemon Go…

13-year-old girl sought in St. Louis-area shooting

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A 13-year-old girl was suspected in a shooting that critically wounded a Korean couple in their 70s…

Kansas City, Kansas, officer dies after shot in police car

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An officer with the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department died Tuesday after he was shot in his car…

Trump triumphs as GOP nominee

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United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer…

SoCal couple claims prize in record Powerball jackpot

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A California couple has claimed a $528.8 million share of a record Powerball jackpot from January…