Hacked emails overshadow Democratic National Convention
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hacked emails threatened to overshadow the Democratic Party's upcoming celebration in Philadelphia as progressives expressed disappointment Sunday over the presidential nomination process and Bernie Sanders stepped up demands that the party's chairwoman step down....
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IOC leaders stop short of complete ban on Russians from Rio
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Olympic leaders stopped short Sunday of imposing a complete ban on Russia from the Rio de Janeiro Games, leaving individual global sports federations to decide which athletes should be cleared to compete....
The Latest: Russia won't appeal against Rio ban on dopers
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- The Latest from the IOC meeting on Russia's participation at the Rio Games (all times local):...
After Obama's green light, Afghan forces on the offensive
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- After two years of heavy casualties, the Afghan military is trying to retake the initiative in the war against militants with a new offensive against Islamic State group loyalists, an assault that will see American troops back on the battlefield working more closely with Afghan soldiers....
Protesters hit the streets for hot day of marches before DNC
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police officers were posted at street corners in downtown Philadelphia as the first protesters hit the city's sweltering streets Sunday ahead of the Democratic National Convention....
Massachusetts Democrats gear up for star turns at convention
BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts is gearing up for an outsized role when Democrats gather in Philadelphia this week for their national convention....
Name of girl, 4, who died after being left in car released
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in central Pennsylvania have released the name of a 4-year-old girl who died after being left in a car for hours on a hot day....
Mother, daughter killed in SUV crash; 2 other kids injured
NESQUEHONING, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a mother and daughter were killed in the crash of a sport utility vehicle in eastern Pennsylvania that also injured two other children....
West Coast style weather strikes Northeastern US
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- At Lavoie's Farm in New Hampshire, beans and corn haven't broken through the ground yet and fields of strawberries are stunted....
As Democratic convention nears, excessive heat settles in
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- As thousands of delegates arrive in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention, it's not just politics they have to contend with - it's also the hot and sticky weather....
Clinton's turn: Guide to the Democratic National Convention
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's Hillary Clinton's turn....
Fire officials: Philadelphia firefighter dies while on duty
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Officials say a Philadelphia firefighter has died while on duty....
VIEWER GUIDE: Clinton asking voters for fresh look in Philly
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Hillary Clinton has been in the public eye for more than two decades, sized up as a political spouse, legislator, diplomat and politician. For good or ill, everyone has an opinion about her....
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....
Rivers Casino filed a law suit with the state Supreme Court challenging Pennsylvania’s slot machine law which generates 10 million in tax revenue annually for the city. Rivers claims it's an unequal tax as Philadelphia and resort casinos are exempt causing violation of uniformity and equal protection clauses. Peduto disagrees saying "they knew about this funding commitment prior to applying for their license, and we intend to fight this lawsuit."
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