PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The Latest on protests on the first day of the Democratic National Convention (all times local): https://d2lzghgvw1jtbn.cloudfront.net/event_updates/videos/5/1302355576692822703_1832173339.mp4 @imwithillary @berniesanders addresses supporters here in Philadelphia… Boy, oh boy, he created a monster. #berniesanders #bernie #bernieorbust #clintonkaine2016 #imwithher #clinton #hillary #hillaryclinton 2:38 p.m. The White House is pitching first lady Michelle Obama’s speech Monday […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comedian Sarah Silverman didn’t mince words in her message to die-hard Bernie Sanders supporters at the Democratic convention: “Can I just say to the Bernie or bust people, you’re being ridiculous.” Silverman was one of a number of prominent entertainers who backed Sanders in the Democratic primary against Hillary Clinton. But she […]
Terrorism is not suspected in a deadly shooting at a club in Fort Myers, Florida Sunday night. Two people were killed and 17 were wounded. Most of the victims were teenagers. Mark Strassmann is following this.
Comic Sarah Silverman joined Sen. Al Franken Monday night to urge Democratic National Convention delegates to unite — then stirred up Bernie Sanders die-hards with some choice words: “To the Bernie or bust people, you’re being ridiculous.” As a Sanders supporter herself, Silverman said she would now vote for Hillary Clinton “with gusto” as she […]
A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ BULLPEN BOOST One day after a blockbuster trade, star closer Aroldis Chapman is expected to join the major league-leading Chicago Cubs for their game at the crosstown White Sox. Chasing their first World Series title since 1908, the Cubs addressed one of their few […]
Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager is pinning the blame for the DNC email hack on Russian President Vladimir Putin. Donald Trump’s campaign is calling that accusation absurd. Julianna Goldman has more.
Donald Trump isn’t keeping a low profile during the DNC, matching the actions of Hillary Clinton during the RNC. Trump campaigned in the home state of Clinton’s running mate Tim Kaine. Major Garrett has more.
Michelle Obama is set to take center stage at the DNC to voice her support for former First Lady Hillary Clinton. Mrs. Obama is one of the most popular Democrats at the convention — but she had her fair share of bumps and bruises along the way. Michelle Miller has more.
CHICAGO (AP) — Before the Chicago Cubs completed a trade for Aroldis Chapman, owner Tom Ricketts and president of baseball operations Theo Epstein decided they had to hear from the closer himself about a domestic violence allegation in the offseason. So Ricketts and Epstein asked Major League Baseball for a window to speak with the […]