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Tim Kaine gets emotional talking about shooting

Hillary Clinton's running mate Sen. Tim Kaine got emotional talking about the shooting at Virginia Tech in 2007 and called for additional gun safety measures.

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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

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

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.

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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.

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Police searching for motive in Munich shooting; 10 dead

Police say they are hunting for a motive that might explain why an 18-year-old German-Iranian man opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself

The Latest: Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

A wildfire burning in wilderness north of Los Angeles expanded significantly overnight to more than 8½ square miles

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.

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Energized white supremacists cheer Trump convention message

Far from hiding in chat rooms or under white sheets, energized white supremacists attended the Republican National Convention this week in Cleveland

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.

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Power restored to National Mall, some museums still closed

Power has been restored to several museums and other buildings along the National Mall

European grocery store giants complete $29 billion tie up

The owner of Stop & Shop and the parent company of Food Lion completed their $29 billion combination after receiving regulatory clearance by the Federal Trade Commission

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The Latest: Crowds arriving ahead of Garafola's services

People began arriving hours ahead of a funeral for a sheriff's deputy slain on Sunday _ even as a funeral Mass was being held at a Catholic Church

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.

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Hillary Clinton: The next VP is Tim Kaine

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

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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

Hillary Clinton introduces VP Tim Kaine

During a campaign rally, Hillary Clinton introduced Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate for VP.

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Kaine pick could upend Virginia politics

Tim Kaine's selection as Hillary Clinton's running mate could totally upend Virginia politics and would all but certainly result in the most expensive election cycle in the state's history next if he becomes vice president

Boy Scouts faring well a year after easing ban on gay adults

There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when leaders voted to end a blanket ban on participation by openly gay adults; but mass defections have not occurred, and today the scouts seem more robust than they have in years

Police leaders to back disbanding polygamous town marshals

Federal prosecutors plan to bring a mix of law enforcement leaders and ex-sect members to a hearing in which they'll ask a judge to disband the police department in a polygamous community on the Utah-Arizona border

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Chinese Scientists Will Be First To Use CRISPR Gene Editing On Humans

Patients who have incurable lung cancer or who haven't responded well to other treatments will undergo the first tests.

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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.

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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.

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