• Obama dodges Clinton email question
Obama dodges Clinton email question

Comey is a prosecutor and he has a great deal of experience. "I think the professionals with whom I communicated were very careful about how they handled classified material - as I was over the course of those four years", she said on CNN's "The Lead".

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  • Merritt misses out on defending his Olympic gold
Merritt misses out on defending his Olympic gold

Track & Field Olympic Trials. "When I got to the finish line and realized I was the first one to cross, I was so overwhelmed", said Rollins. I've won Olympic games, broken the world record. Being a track star will ensure that you will never be out-of-shape. The women's 5,000-meter race first round will be available earlier in the day via live s...

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  • San Antonio investigating reports of shots fired at police headquarters
San Antonio investigating reports of shots fired at police headquarters

But Saturday's incident comes a day after five Dallas police officers were shot and killed. According to Fox San Antonio , the reports of shots fired came at about 10 p.m. Tensions flared in cities across the country as protesters took over streets and highways Saturday, chanting "black lives matter" in the wake of two fatal officer-involved sho...

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  • Protesters gather in Providence after police shootings
Protesters gather in Providence after police shootings

Police used crowd control measures including smoke, police spokesman Steve Linders said. Organizer Ashley Gantt says protestors sat down when police moved in to avoid being seen as aggressive. They are analyzing information in the journal, police said in a statement. They temporarily shut down Rock Creek Parkway. A leader on a loudspeaker urged t...

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  • 'Secret Life of Pets' fetches $103 million in opening days
'Secret Life of Pets' fetches $103 million in opening days

That doesn't just make it the highest-grossing movie of the summer (jumping passed fellow Disney title " Captain America: Civil War "), but it's also now the highest grossing Disney (and Pixar) animated film of all time at the domestic box office, topping the combined original and rerelease gross of " The Lion King " ( $422.7 million ).

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  • Car bomb hits army outpost in Turkey; 2 dead
Car bomb hits army outpost in Turkey; 2 dead

PKK terrorists used a municipal vehicle, belonging to the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) in the Mazıdağı district of Mardin province, during an attack on a gendarmerie in Turkey's southeast, according to information released on Sunday by government sources.

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  • Sanchez replaces injured Kimbrel on AL All-Star team
Sanchez replaces injured Kimbrel on AL All-Star team

He faced the Jays earlier this season on June 7 at Comerica Park and received a no decision after giving up one run on three hits and five walks with five strike outs in 5 1/3 innings, and he did a bang-up job again on Saturday, throwing five innings, allowing just one run on four hits.

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  • Lin-Manuel Miranda takes the 'Hamilton' stage one last time
Lin-Manuel Miranda takes the 'Hamilton' stage one last time

Meanwhile, Miranda kept his farewell tweets simple, posting just before the show started, "Okay". Hamilton won 11 statuettes at the Tony Awards in NY last month - including one for Odom Jr. After his final performance was over, he concluded, "It's been a bit of a day". "May the conversation continue", he added. He had tweeted, "Okay see you o...

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  • Dallas investigators dig for details in Micah Johnson probe
Dallas investigators dig for details in Micah Johnson probe

On the fence in front of the mansion, protesters posted signs, some of which read "Justice for Philando" and "Stop Police Brutality". "The key thing is to keep our police out of harm's way", he said . "We're human, so we're devastated, shocked", Norman Police Chief Keith Humphrey, a Dallas native, said. Calo says the time to get nervous about ...

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  • U.S. Women's Open: Three-way tie for lead at CordeValle
U.S. Women's Open: Three-way tie for lead at CordeValle

She finished the day 2-under to take the three-day lead at 7-under. Pleasanton native Paula Creamer shot her third 2-over 74 and was tied for 52nd. "I think you have to learn how to play the U.S. Women's Open. It can be tough. "Because there is still a lot of golf to be played, you just never know". "My heart stopped for that moment", Ko said...

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  • Trump quips about winning, not serving as president
Trump quips about winning, not serving as president

And Senator Pat Toomey, who is up for reelection in Philadelphia and hasn't endorsed Trump , wasn't sure if he'd be in attendance. Sen. Jeff Flake (R., Ariz.) said he had to mow his lawn during the three-day convention, which kicks off July 18, while his GOP colleague Steve Daines said he planned to go fishing with his wife in his home state...

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  • Lin-Manuel Miranda takes final bow as 'Hamilton'
Lin-Manuel Miranda takes final bow as 'Hamilton'

After a few minutes, with no words spoken, the cast left the stage to the theme from The West Wing TV series. Soo played Alexander Hamilton's wife Eliza. PEOPLE reporter Dave Quinn also posted photos of Miranda's post-Hamilton look on Instagram . "When I was writing the book I never imagined that it would be turned into a musical, much le...

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  • Pol: Trump defended articles of the Constitution that don't exist
Pol: Trump defended articles of the Constitution that don't exist

The two men met Thursday with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus at the National Republican Senatorial Committee headquarters where Trump also met with several dozen other Republican senators on Thursday. "There is only one star in the Donald Trump show, and that's Donald Trump ". Cruz responded with a pers...

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  • U.S. Olympic Gymnastics, Track Trials
U.S. Olympic Gymnastics, Track Trials

Gabby Douglas, the defending Olympic all-around champion, was a heavy favorite too, although that standing might have slipped after a late fall on balance beam dropped her to seventh place on the night. Many of Douglas' peers on the national team, though, are still training with coaches they've been with since turning their first back handspring. ...

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  • 'Serena I know was back': Williams gets to 22 at Wimbledon
'Serena I know was back': Williams gets to 22 at Wimbledon

Thats what Serena Williams said after her semifinal victory at Wimbledon when asked what it would mean for her to match Steffi Grafs record of 22 Grand Slam championships in the Open era . "I couldn't do anything today", Vesnina said. "I think it is more of a release more than anything". "Yeah, it's been incredibly hard not to think about ...

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  • Dallas police defend use of robot to kill gunman
Dallas police defend use of robot to kill gunman

The moments after the killing, captured on video by his girlfriend sitting next him, has become a key chapter in the latest national narrative about police shooting black men. The officer he met at the hospital "wouldn't tell me", Rick told the Post . "As painful as this week has been, I firmly believe that America is not as divided as some ha...

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  • 3 arrested at Phoenix protest of recent police shootings
3 arrested at Phoenix protest of recent police shootings

Some chanted "No racist police, no justice, no peace " as rain fell in NY. The Phoenix police chief has promised a sufficient officer presence at a Friday night protest against police brutality, despite his own wish that the demonstration be postponed after a gunman fatally shot five police officers in Dallas.

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  • IDFA Issues Statement On Senate Vote To Pass GMO Disclosure Bill
IDFA Issues Statement On Senate Vote To Pass GMO Disclosure Bill

Farmers and the food industry are praising the bill for attempting to set a national standard for GMO labeling. That's because the overwhelming majority of consumers say they want to know if there are GMO's in their food. The food industry is backing the Senate bill . The poorly drafted bill exempts major portions of current and future GMO f...

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  • Donald Trump seems to have announced he might not serve as president
Donald Trump seems to have announced he might not serve as president

Chris Christie, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Arkansas Sen. John McCain's time as a prisoner of war in Vietnam. The interaction, which Flake labeled as "tense" to reporters, comes as Trump tried to encourage elected officials on Capitol Hill Thursday to wholeheartedly back his presidential bid, despite concerns over his comments and focus.

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  • Rochester police arrest 74 during protests over shootings
Rochester police arrest 74 during protests over shootings

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh called Black Lives Matter a "terrorist movement", while U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, a Republican from Texas, said the "spread of misinformation and constant instigation by prominent leaders, including our president, have contributed to the modern day hostility we are witnessing between the police and those they...

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