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Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Clinton highlights lack of women in office
Women in the U.S. remain significantly underrepresented at all levels of elected office.
‘Shame!’ Dems’ division roils party on Day 1 of convention
‘Shame!’ Dems’ division roils party on Day 1 of convention

PHILADELPHIA — Angry Democrats heckled outgoing party chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz with boos and cries of “shame!” on Monday as the party tried to recover from an embarrassing email hack that ripped open primary wounds just...

Property owners rent luxury tents to Bend’s tourists
Property owners rent luxury tents to Bend’s tourists
Comforts of home in the great outdoors
Campaign would promote donating to charity, not panhandlers
Group concerned about downtown
Kaine liberal appeal muted by energy ties, abortion concerns
Kaine liberal appeal muted by energy ties, abortion concerns
The Virginia senator is regarded as a careful, earnest politician who has navigated the rough-and-tumble of his state’s hard-fought electoral landscape with few ethical missteps.
Hacked emails show Democratic Party hostility to Sanders
Hacked emails show Democratic Party hostility to Sanders
Several emails posted by Wikileaks on its document disclosure website show DNC officials scoffing at Sanders and his supporters and in one instance, questioning his commitment to his Jewish religion.
Griffey Jr. and Piazza inducted into Hall of Fame
Griffey Jr. and Piazza inducted into Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the same place on Sunday — with their names etched on plaques at the Baseball Hall of Fame.

For Ken...

IOC leaders stop short of complete ban on Russians from Rio
IOC leaders stop short of complete ban on Russians from Rio

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Olympic leaders stopped short Sunday of imposing a complete ban on Russia from the Rio de Janeiro Games, assigning individual global sports federations the responsibility to decide which athletes should be cleared to...

Clinton chooses Kaine as her running mate
Clinton chooses Kaine as her running mate
Kaine, a U.S. senator from Virginia, is a former governor and Richmond mayor
Trump promises ‘safety will be restored’
Trump promises ‘safety will be restored’
Trump accepts Republican nomination for president
Risking death for the perfect photo
Risking death for the perfect photo
The danger of going too far to capture a memory
Trump triumphs as GOP nominee, completing stunning climb
Trump triumphs as GOP nominee, completing stunning climb

CLEVELAND — United for a night, Republicans nominated Donald Trump Tuesday as their presidential standard-bearer, capping the billionaire businessman’s stunning takeover of the GOP and propelling him into a November faceoff with Democrat...

Russian athletes await fate for Olympics
Russian athletes await fate for Olympics

Russian Olympic athletes are as much pawns as true players in the drug-infused game in which their government broke rules in a brazen attempt to win medals at any cost.

Now, all those athletes — more than 400 of them, including those who...

Lind’s pinch-hit homer in ninth lifts Seattle past White Sox, 4-3
Lind’s pinch-hit homer in ninth lifts Seattle past White Sox, 4-3

SEATTLE — Adam Lind hit a three-run pinch-hit homer in the ninth inning to give the Seattle Mariners an improbable 4-3 comeback victory over the White Sox on Monday night, handing Chicago its fifth consecutive loss and wasting a dominant...

GOP to kick off convention; Trump to make surprise visit
GOP to kick off convention; Trump to make surprise visit
True to form, Trump himself provided the first surprise of the week.
With millions covered, ‘repeal and replace’ gets riskier
With millions covered, ‘repeal and replace’ gets riskier
Reviled as it may be, Obama’s law has changed the nation in ways that many may not want reversed.
Stenson, Mickelson forever linked after epic Open duel
Stenson, Mickelson forever linked after epic Open duel
No losers here, but only one winner.
Mariners sloppy in 8-1 loss
Mariners sloppy in 8-1 loss

SEATTLE — Mariners manager Scott Servais was blunt in his assessment of his team’s performance in a lopsided series-ending loss to Houston, the team directly ahead of them in the A.L. West.

Seattle committed four errors, walked...

Russian inquiry finds cheating went beyond Sochi Olympics
That program involved dark-of-night switching of dirty samples with clean ones; it prevented Russian athletes from testing positive.
Former Marine kills 3 Baton Rouge officers, wounds 3 others
Former Marine kills 3 Baton Rouge officers, wounds 3 others
Authorities initially believed that two other assailants might be at large, but hours later said the dead gunman was the only person who fired at the officers.
Three officers dead, three wounded in Baton Rouge shooting
Three officers dead, three wounded in Baton Rouge shooting
The shooting — which happened just before 9 a.m., less than 1 mile from police headquarters — comes amid spiraling tensions across the city — and the country — between the black community and police.
It’s Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter
It’s Pence: Trump announces his VP choice on Twitter
The announcement had been planned for Friday morning in midtown Manhattan, but Trump delayed his plans after the truck attack in Nice, France, that left more than 80 people dead.
DIVIDED AMERICA: Bridging the gap between police, policed
DIVIDED AMERICA: Bridging the gap between police, policed
Staten Island officers spend a third of their shift forging relationships
France reels as Bastille Day truck attack kills 84 in Nice
France reels as Bastille Day truck attack kills 84 in Nice
The slaughter ended only after police killed the armed attacker in a hail of bullets.
Use of robot to kill suspect opens door for others

CHICAGO — Police in Dallas were the first in the nation to use a robot to deliver and detonate a bomb to kill a suspect, but other law enforcement agencies are willing and able to follow suit, including some that even have trained for the day...