Obama to Trump: America is already great
Philadelphia (CNN) President Barack Obama on Wednesday harnessed the rhetorical skills that catapulted him to White House with an address to the Democratic National Convention dismissing Donald Trump in withering terms and establishing Hillary ...
Coming of age: A daughter steps up to a new role to help her mom, Hillary Clinton
10 defining moments in Hillary Clinton's path to the Democratic nomination
A Look Back At Obama's Past Convention Speeches
Florida investigates two more Zika cases in people who haven't traveled
Florida health officials are going door to door to investigate two more Zika infections that may have been spread by local mosquitoes, bringing the total number of suspected local cases to four. Although officials haven't yet confirmed how the ...
FDA temporarily halts blood donation in two Florida counties over Zika fears
Books|Review: 'Zika' Tracks the Trajectory of an Epidemic
Zika virus linked to miscarriage
Germany's Merkel stands by refugee policy despite 'terrifying' attacks
(CNN) German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday described recent attacks in the country and across Europe as "shocking, depressing and terrifying," but she refused to back down from an open-door refugee policy that has attracted fierce criticism ...
Merkel defends asylum policies, says Germany is at 'war' with Islamic State
Angela Merkel: Germany 'will manage' challenge after terror attacks
Defiant Merkel cuts short holiday to defend response to attacks
New York Times
Europe|Pope Francis, at Shrine in Poland, Urges Embrace of 'Humble Love'
New York Times
Pope Francis celebrated Mass on Thursday at the Jasna Gora monastery, Poland's most revered pilgrimage site, on the second day of his visit to the country. By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS on Publish Date July 28, 2016. Photo by Pawel Supernak/European ...
World at war is a common view for Francis
Pope Francis falls during mass in Poland; uninjured
Pope holds Mass celebrating Poland's deep Catholic roots
Researchers discover what is likely the world's deepest blue hole
China says it's discovered the world's deepest salt water blue hole in a disputed area of the South China Sea. (Reuters). China says it's discovered the world's deepest salt water blue hole in a disputed area of the South China Sea. (Reuters). Katie ...
World's deepest blue hole found in South China Sea
China, Russia Plan Naval Drills in South China Sea
Territorial dispute between China, American allies could hit Washingtonians in the wallet
The Express Tribune
Syria Nusra Front Leader Claims No More Ties With Al-Qaida
New York Times
A Saudi Morals Enforcer Called for a More Liberal Islam. Then the Death Threats Began. Wife of Raif Badawi, Saudi Prisoner, Feels Pain From Afar · Afghans Go to Syria to Fight for Its Government, and Anguish Results · U.S. Secures Vast New Trove of ...
Syrian Nusra Front announces split from al-Qaeda
Al-Qaeda just got dumped by its partner in Syria — and it's not good for the US
The Jihadist Split in Syria
Chipotle branching out, plans to open burger restaurant
This Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, photo, shows the marquis signs for the Chipotle restaurant in Pittsburgh's Market Square. Chipotle announced Thursday, July 28, 2016, that the company's first Tasty Made burger restaurant will open in the fall in Lancaster, Ohio.
Chipotle's First Burger Restaurant to Open This Year in Ohio
Chipotle is opening a burger chain
Chipotle to open new-concept burger restaurant in Lancaster
Sesame Street Lays Off Longtime Cast Members
The changes keep on coming for Sesame Street. Last year, the controversial news broke that the show was packing its bags and moving on up to HBO from PBS—and now, most of the children's show's longtime (non-puppet) cast has been let go. At Florida ...
'Sesame Street' screw-up: 5 reasons firing the original cast is a bad idea
'Sesame Street' axes one, two, three favorite human characters
Sesame Street Fired Three Beloved Old-Timers from the Cast as Part of Its Transition to HBO
North Korea: US crossed 'red line', declared war
PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korea's top diplomat for U.S. affairs told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington “crossed the red line” and effectively declared war by putting leader Kim Jong Un on its list of sanctioned individuals, and ...
America's Feel-Good Sanctions Policy toward North Korea
Asia Pacific|North Korea Stole Millions of Online Customers' Data, South Says
North Korean Teen Math Champion Defects in Hong Kong: Reports
The Seattle Times
Holy 'batarang,' Batman! Man hurls throwing star at Seattle police
The Seattle Times
Officers arrested a man on Capitol Hill on Monday after he threatened a bouncer with a homemade spear and threw a “batarang” at officers as they pursued him. (Courtesy of Seattle Police). A 23-year-old man was arrested on Capitol Hill after threatening ...
The Morning News: Obama Electrifies the DNC, Capitol Hill Man Arrested for Throwing Batarang