• Hilary Clinton leads Donald Trump in four crucial swing states
Hilary Clinton leads Donald Trump in four crucial swing states

Around the Charlotte area it isn't hard to find voters who agree. NEWS BRIEF Donald Trump's vice-presidential search is coming to an end. Kaine, in a cool tone, said he gets especially "steamed" when Trump denigrates the USA military.

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  • Cleveland police union requests open carry law suspension for RNC
Cleveland police union requests open carry law suspension for RNC

Alarmed by the succession of deadly police shootings , including Sunday's deaths in Baton Rouge, police union president Steve Loomis said he is appealing to the governor to declare an emergency. "Somebody's got to do something", Loomis reportedly said Sunday. The atmosphere in the United States is tense at the moment following on from the ki...

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  • Potential Trump VP slams Clinton, indicates support for abortion rights
Potential Trump VP slams Clinton, indicates support for abortion rights

In an interview on ABC's "This Week," Flynn said, "I think women have to be able to choose ... sort of, the right of choice". Unlike Trump , Flynn has also said he "would love to see" Israel disarmed of its nuclear weapons. On same-sex marriage, Flynn said, "What people do in their private lives, these are not big issues that our country's d...

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  • Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump in key battleground states
Hillary Clinton leading Donald Trump in key battleground states

Johnson performs best in this state - he garners 12% support when included in the poll , which shrinks Clinton and Trump's support to 39% and 33%, respectively. And before I get much further into this, let's address the enormous pink elephant in the room: a third party candidate isn't going to win the election .

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  • 2 dead in Florida hospital shooting; suspect captured
2 dead in Florida hospital shooting; suspect captured

Brevard County Sheriff's deputies also arrived and were able to assist in Owen's apprehension. He has been charged with two counts of murder. The hospital, which was cleared by authorities, is open and taking patients. Police said the shooter was arrested at the hospital and he acted alone. The hospital's unarmed security guards tackled Owens a...

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  • Suspect identified in Baton Rouge shooting
Suspect identified in Baton Rouge shooting

He spoke shortly after police arrested three people they believe were planning to police in the city. "This is an unspeakable and unjustified attack on all of us at a time when we need unity and healing", Louisiana Gov. Red, white and blue are the official colors of the Baton Rouge flag. Both lanes of Airline Highway are shut down from Goodwo...

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  • VIEWER GUIDE: Convention to show GOP's love-hate for Trump
VIEWER GUIDE: Convention to show GOP's love-hate for Trump

Many observers are looking toward the party conference wondering how and when the Republican nightmare might end: Will Trump be ultimately denied the nomination? The mobilization effort aims to capture the energy of Democrats watching the GOP convention each evening and harness it into a stronger voter base.

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  • Tomlin tosses 7 2-3 strong innings; Indians beat Twins 6-1
Tomlin tosses 7 2-3 strong innings; Indians beat Twins 6-1

Cleveland Indians' Mike Napoli , right, is congratulated by temmate Jose Ramirez after hitting a home run against Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 17, 2016, in Minneapolis. Both runs belonged to Bauer, who logged 6.0 innings and allowed four runs (three earned) on seven hits. Tomlin (10-2...

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  • Man Shoots at 'Pokemon Go' Players Outside House
Man Shoots at 'Pokemon Go' Players Outside House

No names were released Saturday night, and Sheriff's Office spokesman Jim Troiano said the investigation is continuing and additional details will be provided. The man thought the kids were up to no good and whipped out his gun, only the kids were out collecting Pokemon in Pokemon Go . To play the game, you keep your eyes on your screen, and t...

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  • Hillary Clinton not truthful in public statements about email — Federal Bureau of Investigation director
Hillary Clinton not truthful in public statements about email — Federal Bureau of Investigation director

He also said that Clinton had not authorized her lawyers to delete hundreds of emails, but said some of the discarded emails could have contained classified information . "I stand by what I said: I did not send or receive any material marked classified", Clinton told ABC News, in a series of interviews Friday after the shootings in Dallas that als...

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  • Latest Details on the Baton Rouge Shooting
Latest Details on the Baton Rouge Shooting

Baton Rouge police officer Montrell Jackson, who was killed in a shooting attack on July 17, 2016, is seen in a photograph from his social media account. Republicans have pushed back, calling for support of the police. In contrast, presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump blasted the "lack of leadership" in the country.

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  • Coronation in Cleveland: Republicans Prepare to Nominate Trump
Coronation in Cleveland: Republicans Prepare to Nominate Trump

And on that convention floor - in a prominent position, as the host state - will be the OH delegation, which has 66 votes to give. Security experts said that the U.S. Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow said Thursday he would not be speaking but was originally on Trump's list. He's brought a lot of excitement to the party.

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  • 3 police killed in Baton Rouge shooting; suspect dead
3 police killed in Baton Rouge shooting; suspect dead

Trump said in a statement posted on his Twitter and Facebook pages that "We grieve for the officers killed in Baton Rouge today". "Even though it's miles and miles away, we're all family and it just saddens our heart to know somebody would do something like this", said Wake County Sheriff Donnie Harrison.

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  • Suspect wounds Milwaukee officer then kills himself
Suspect wounds Milwaukee officer then kills himself

He was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening but serious injuries. Ballistic evidence will confirm this in the coming days and MPD is not seeking any other suspects. WBAY in Green Bay reports that the officer was alone in his vehicle when a suspected shooter - now revealed to be a 20-year-old man with a felony record...

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  • Clinton leads Trump by 12 points ahead of Republican convention
Clinton leads Trump by 12 points ahead of Republican convention

The reaction to this polling report was practically an quake. The convention will give Trump the chance to show off his management skills, something that most Americans don't think he has done so far, at least when it comes to his campaign.

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  • Disguise Yourself as Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton
Disguise Yourself as Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are almost tied in several crucial swing states days ahead of the Republican National Convention, according to the latest wave of the YouGov/CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker. As the Republican convention kicks off in Cleveland, the status of the race for the presidency continues to be advantage Hillary Clinton . ...

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  • Four Arrested, Rental Car Ready In Prisoner's Escape From Broward Courthouse
Four Arrested, Rental Car Ready In Prisoner's Escape From Broward Courthouse

Witnesses inside the courtroom say that a BSO deputy was able to grab onto Resiles' clothing, but the inmate got loose. Stern told police she provided a bag with the change of clothes and also rented a auto that would be waiting for Resiles once he got outside.

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  • 2 more arrested in Nice, France truck attack, reports say
2 more arrested in Nice, France truck attack, reports say

Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, 31, drove a 19-ton truck nearly a mile through revelers on Promenade des Anglais to watch the Bastille Day fireworks on the Mediterranean city's waterfront Thursday. He said he had asked that police be reinforced in Nice ahead of the fireworks display but was told there was no need. What is known publicly about Bouhle...

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  • Differences aside, Pence looks a safe bet for Trump
Differences aside, Pence looks a safe bet for Trump

In a bid to broaden his appeal to a fractured Republican electorate, Mr Trump presented Mr Pence as a flawless complement for the White House: a veteran of government who can guide an outsider, a man with a Midwestern sensibility and strong Republican credentials.

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  • Clinton vs. Trump Has 6 in 10 Unhappy; Contest Tightens
Clinton vs. Trump Has 6 in 10 Unhappy; Contest Tightens

As for Clinton and her own convention in Philadelphia that begins a week from Monday, the poll shows that the email controversy has taken a toll on her candidacy. In apparent fallout from the email issue that returned to the fore last week, 72 percent in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll see Clinton as "too willing to bend the rules".

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