Clinton and Kaine debut as Democratic ticket in Florida
MIAMI (AP) -- Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as "a progressive who likes to get things done," joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week's Democratic National Convention....
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IS attacks protest in Afghan capital, kills 80 people
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a peaceful protest in the Afghan capital on Saturday that killed at least 80 people and wounded more than 200, marking the first time the extremists have struck Kabul and raising fears of their growing strength and capability in Afghanistan....
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In the deadliest attack to hit the Afghan capital since 2001, a suicide bomber targeted a crowd of demonstrators in Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 83 people and wounding another 231. The attack was later claimed by the Islamic State group. If the claim is proved correct, it will mark the first time the extremists have struck the Afghan capital....
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Philadelphia primps, activists prepare for DNC convention
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Protesters, party leaders and city officials were making final plans as Philadelphia prepared to host the four-day Democratic National Convention that starts Monday....
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday....
Political scandals linger as Philly readies for convention
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned....
Mayor: Deal to avert airport worker strike during convention
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The mayor of Philadelphia has announced an agreement that will avert a walkout by some Philadelphia International Airport workers who had threatened to strike during next week's Democratic National Convention....
US researcher: Young shooters tend to research role models
MILAN (AP) -- The U.S. psychologist who wrote a book about school shootings that investigators found in the Munich gunman's room says researching other mass killers can be a warning sign since young gunmen often are looking for role models - but it's just one of many possible indicators....
How sympathetic whites are helping to fuel racial change
MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) -- An attorney in Oregon is supporting political candidates who promise to address racial profiling in policing. In suburban Ohio, a mother says she and her friends will push for better racial integration in their children's high school. And in rural Massachusetts, a young father has launched a Facebook group called "White Men for Black Lives."...
Woman critically injured in home invasion
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a woman was critically injured in a shooting during a home invasion robbery in western Pennsylvania....
Police: Car slams minivan, pedestrians; kills woman, hurts 6
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police in Philadelphia say a woman was killed and her husband and young son were among six people injured when they were struck by a driver in a stolen car....
Competitive Pennsylvania race turns on suburban Philadelphia
BRYN MAWR, Pennsylvania (AP) -- The Democratic National Convention is heading to Philadelphia, but Hillary Clinton has her sights set just beyond the city limits....
For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacy
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) -- Hillary Clinton has a problem....
Donald Trump's campaign manager Paul Manafort accused Ohio Governor John Kasich of "acting petulant and being an embarrassment to his party" for refusing to support Trump following his defeat in the Republican Presidential nominating process. When asked if he would be speaking at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland Kasich said it was unlikely to happen, but wished Trump well. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf will be welcoming delegates in Philadelphia next week for the Democratic National Convention.
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