• Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich
Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich

In addition to ripping Trump's vision, Clinton will speak extensively on her economic and jobs plan, which she has touted throughout the United States since the Democratic National Convention last month. Bush's former Director of National Intelligence John Negroponte. But I'll tell you what: "that will be a frightful day". "Under Donald Trump's...

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  • Hacker posts personal info of House Democrats and staff
Hacker posts personal info of House Democrats and staff

She said that the Capitol Police and the Sergeant-at-Arms are conducting an ongoing threat assessment. The hacker said the USA presidential elections "are becoming a farce", citing the earlier breach of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) which revealed that lawmakers may have been partial to Hillary Clinton in the primaries, and, according ...

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  • Pastor blames Milwaukee violence on lack of jobs
Pastor blames Milwaukee violence on lack of jobs

At least four businesses were burned down and one police officer was hurt after violence broke out a few hours after the officer-involved shooting on August 13. The statement did not say whether the man fired any shots or pointed the weapon at officers. Walker called for calm after police shot a 23-year-old man who was allegedly armed and fled ...

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  • Trump Intensifies Effort to Cast Obama as 'Founder of ISIS'
Trump Intensifies Effort to Cast Obama as 'Founder of ISIS'

He founded ISIS!" he yelled. Trump , 70, said . "Are people complaining that I said he was the founder of ISIS?" "I'm a fair trader", Trump said . Obama did not technically found ISIS, but he referred to them as a "j.v. team" and didn't stop them when they were small and disorganized. Trump is doing something here that he's done in other...

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  • No Change in US Stance on Marijuana
No Change in US Stance on Marijuana

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration filed documents with the Federal Register on Thursday outlining its denial of petitions to reschedule marijuana. The Drug Enforcement Administration will not reclassify marijuana and remove it from the list of the most unsafe drugs. Congressman Earl Blumenauer , along with Senators Jeff Merkley and ...

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  • Despite a 1-shoe finish, Ethiopian steeplechaser into final
Despite a 1-shoe finish, Ethiopian steeplechaser into final

Praught and two other runners in the physical race were sent toppling to the track in a series of collisions and ended up finishing far back in the pack. Diro was clipped from behind, but her shoe issue also caused a pile up of runners behind her, with Praught taking a tumble because of it. She resumed the race, stopped again to remove her sock as ...

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  • Michael Phelps ties for silver medal in 100M butterfly
Michael Phelps ties for silver medal in 100M butterfly

The most decorated Olympian of all time lost the gold to Joseph Schooling of Signapore. "It hasn't really sunk in yet", Schooling said. I wouldn't say that as a result of this there's going to be a change, neither would I say that things will remain static.

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  • Reports say police have responded to shooting at mall
Reports say police have responded to shooting at mall

Raleigh police have said in a statement that no suspects have been arrested and that arriving officers found no one with any gunshot wounds. Video posted on social media showed shoppers running out of a store exit. National Guard soldiers and other officials in boats and helicopters plucked more than 1,000 people from their homes and cars as "u...

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  • US declares health emergency in Puerto Rico due to Zika
US declares health emergency in Puerto Rico due to Zika

As of August 3, there have been 1,818 cases of travel-associated cases of Zika confirmed in the United States and 16 cases of sexually transmitted by a partner who returned from travel overseas. The reason: better insect control as well as window screens and air conditioning that should help curtail any outbreaks. Because of the risk, the federal...

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  • Puerto Rico reports 10690 Zika cases amid ongoing epidemic
Puerto Rico reports 10690 Zika cases amid ongoing epidemic

The United States reported its first locally transmitted cases of Zika in Florida in July. It allows Puerto Rico to apply for funding to hire and train unemployed workers to assist in mosquito control efforts, as well as outreach and education efforts.

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  • Several people injured in Swiss train attack
Several people injured in Swiss train attack

Gallen, in northeastern Switzerland . The attack occurred at 2:20 p.m. (1220 GMT) on a train travelling between Buchs and Sennwald in the canton of St. There are reports that flammable liquid was used in the horrifying assault. Swiss police and special forces have sealed off the train and the interior minister is believed to be holding...

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  • Soldier: I hid evidence, but teen girlfriend killed her mom
Soldier: I hid evidence, but teen girlfriend killed her mom

In a surprise move, prosecutors rested their case Thursday without calling Barnes' girlfriend, Jamie Silvonek. In an attack that prosecutors say last 20 minutes, the 54-year-old mother of two was also beaten and strangled in the driveway of her Randi Lane home on March 15, 2015.

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  • Top Republican questions Lynch on Clinton Foundation probe
Top Republican questions Lynch on Clinton Foundation probe

In 2009, a Lebanese billionaire who donated millions to the Clinton Foundation contacted went through a Clinton Foundation employee to contact the State Department for a face-to-face meeting with the US ambassador to Lebanon. Earlier this week, Judicial Watch , a conservative advocacy group, published 44 exchanges which it said were not previously...

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  • Speaker Paul Ryan Easily Fends Off Challenger in Wisconsin Primary
Speaker Paul Ryan Easily Fends Off Challenger in Wisconsin Primary

Last week, Trump caused a three-day rift within the GOP when he initially withheld endorsing Ryan for re-election, saying he was "not quite there yet". In a statement posted on Twitter, Nehlen thanked his supporters for an "amazing journey". Nehlen tried to link himself to Trump's outsider status.

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  • Hillary Clinton on Email Claim: 'I May Have Short-Circuited'
Hillary Clinton on Email Claim: 'I May Have Short-Circuited'

And she explained that the economic frustration driving many of Donald Trump's supporters should be taken as seriously as his "bigotry" that appeals to some. "There's nothing like winning to change minds", she said. When Fox News host Chris Wallace pointed out that Comey had contradicted her statements, Clinton responded, "That's not what...

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  • Making A Murderer's Brendan Dassey's conviction has been overturned
Making A Murderer's Brendan Dassey's conviction has been overturned

Lawyers for the teen, who has a below average IQ of around 70 and was alone during the interrogation, later denied the confession and said that Dassey, now 26, had been manipulated into giving it. Both Avery and Dassey are serving separate life sentences. Dassey's case burst into the public's consciousness with the popularity of the " Making a Mu...

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  • Reporter won't reveal source in attorney general leak case
Reporter won't reveal source in attorney general leak case

Her defense team asked for an acquittal Friday morning, telling Judge Demchick-Alloy the prosecution presented insufficient evidence, and "No reasonable jury could say the Commonwealth has proven its case beyond a reasonable doubt". Mondesire was one of the central figures in a grand jury report Kane is accused of leaking to the Philadelphia Daily...

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  • Texas, Other States, Begin Battle Against Obama's Transgender Rules
Texas, Other States, Begin Battle Against Obama's Transgender Rules

Some 13 states led by Texas will ask a federal judge Friday to halt the Obama administration's order to allow transgender students in US public schools to use the restrooms of their choice. The lawsuit targets various federal letters, guides, memos, and statements regarding Title IX of the Education Amendments, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act...

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  • National security official states support for Clinton over Trump
National security official states support for Clinton over Trump

Trump claims the USA government "has unleashed ISIS". "I call them co-founders", Trump said and insisted that there is nothing wrong in saying that. [If] she did say that she would say it because of me, but she's afraid to say it. "He's the most valuable player". Trump wasn't backing off on Thursday, telling a nationally syndicated conservative...

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  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise buying Silicon Graphics for $275 million
Hewlett Packard Enterprise buying Silicon Graphics for $275 million

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise split from HP past year as part of a major restructure instigated by CEO Meg Whitman. The transaction has been valued at approximately $275 million, and HPE has agreed to pay $7.75 per share in a mix of cash and debt.

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