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Republicans react to Trump's convention speech

Republicans Christine Todd Whitman and John Chachas share their insights on Donald Trump's convention speech with CNN's Christiane Amanpour.

Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

California is bearing down against continuing heat and wildfires that have forced the evacuations of hundreds of homes as red-flag warnings of extreme fire danger predicted gusty winds and scorching, dry air

Mourners gather for funeral of slain Kansas police captain

Hundreds of mourners have gathered for the funeral for a Kansas City, Kansas, police captain who was shot to death on duty

Weary of protest, Baltimore activists seek change elsewhere

After sluggish and unsuccessful prosecution of six officers charged in the death of a young black man, Baltimore activists seek strategies other than protest to promote change

MLB's Newest Hall Of Famers Became Stars In Completely Different Ways

Ken Griffey Jr. was drafted No. 1. Mike Piazza was drafted with a pick so late that it doesn't exist anymore. Now, they're both Hall of Famers.

You Can Get Arrested In Indiana For Saving a Dog

With limited animal cruelty laws, there are barely 20 states in the U.S. with rules against leaving animals in hot vehicles. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

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Munich Shooter Was Under Psychiatric Care. So How Did He Get A Gun?

Police say the Munich shooter had no ties to terrorism and had psychiatric issues, which should have barred him from getting a gun in Germany.

Journalist who died in Ukraine car bombing buried in Belarus

Prominent journalist Pavel Sheremet, who died when his car was bombed in Ukraine, has been buried in his hometown of Minsk, Belarus

Security concern causes flight to divert to Portland

Officials with Compass Airlines say a flight from Seattle to San Diego landed in Portland because of an unverified threat

Surprise! You've Been Drinking My Breast Milk

In a lesson that teaches us to not touch what's not ours there's a viral picture of a note that alerts whomever was stealing coffee creamer that they were not drinking what they thought they were. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

The Latest: Clinton-Kaine ticket set to make debut in Miami

Hillary Clinton has made her pick and now it's time to team up with running mate Tim Kaine for the Democratic ticket's first public event

Victim Of Police Violence And Police Chief Agree On Her Arrest

The conversation between Breaion King and an officer about race provides insight into why some black people distrust police.

Excessive heat warning issued as Democratic convention nears

Officials are warning residents and visitors to take precautions with hot and humid weather settling over the city

First 'Justice League' footage highlights the humor

Warner Bros. has unveiled never-before-seen footage from their superhero all-star film "Justice League," and much to the surprise of Comic-Con audiences Saturday, it is chock full of humor

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Arrest made in Ohio college student's disappearance

Investigators looking into the disappearance of an Ohio college student whose bicycle was found in a cornfield this week have arrested a man on an abduction charge

You Ruined It! Film Studios Wary Of Comic-Con Leaks Hold Back Trailers

After several high-profile leaks at past Comic-Con screenings, a number of major movie studios are keeping their trailers at home this year.

Trump supporter jabs Tim Kaine for speaking Spanish

Scottie Nell Hughes, a Donald Trump supporter, says she might need to brush up on her "Dora the Explorer" in order to understand Sen. Tim Kaine's speeches at the DNC.

ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillance

The American Civil Liberties Union is praising a new Illinois law that limits how police can use devices that collect cellphone data and track phone locations

Clinton: Behind Kaine's smile is a backbone of steel

During a campaign rally in Miami, Hillary Clinton introduced Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate for vice president.

'Went down fighting': Slain deputy to be laid to rest

Friends and family are gathering to remember Brad Garafola, one of three officers shot and killed last Sunday by a gunman

Kansas attorney general sues to get Guantanamo Bay records

Kansas is suing the federal government to obtain documents related to planning by President Barack Obama's administration to move prisoners from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Fort Leavenworth

Blame game follows NBA's removal of Charlotte All-Star game

The NBA All-Star Game's exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting LGBT protections represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory's re-election campaign, even as he dismisses the move as political correctness

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Stop Using Our Songs: Trump, Republicans Get More Objections

Republicans seem to have a hard time finding music that artists will let them use at campaign events.

Pokemon Go Now Has a Dating App, Pokedates

It was only a matter of time before a Pokemon Go dating app became a thing. The world now has Pokedates and Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) hopes you find love in a hopeless place.

Turkey's 30-Day Detention Period Raises More Eyebrows After Coup

Suspects can now be held without charges for 30 days. Some have questioned how the government is so prepared for the aftermath of the coup attempt.