Fri, 29 Jul 2016 02:44:02 GMT
Coming of age: A daughter steps up to a new role to help her mom, Hillary Clinton
PHILADELPHIA — Chelsea Clinton had a singular role to play on the final night of the Democratic National Convention here, serving as the very last character witness for the party's nominee — who also happens to be her mother. The 36-year-old mother ...
Hillary Clinton's Convention: Day 4
Live Coverage of the Democratic National Convention: Day 4
What just happened? The very latest from the DNC
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 02:53:30 GMT
Khizr Khan's loss: A grieving father of a soldier struggles to understand
Editor's note: This story was originally published March 22, 2005. Khizr Khan reflects on his son. Army Capt. Humayun Khan, in 2005. (Lucian Perkins/The Washington Post). Khizr Khan is a lawyer by training and demeanor, an articulate man, a careful and ...
Father of Fallen Soldier to Trump: 'You Have Sacrificed Nothing'
Father of Fallen Muslim American War Hero to Trump: “You Have Sacrificed Nothing!”
Watch one Muslim immigrant rebut every terrible thing Donald Trump has said about Muslims.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 00:48:11 GMT
New York Times
With Army in Disarray, a Pillar of Modern Turkey Lies Broken
New York Times
Weapons that were surrendered on the Bosporous Bridge in Istanbul by soldiers involved in the coup attempt this month. Credit Gokhan Tan/Getty Images. ISTANBUL — As a rebel faction of Turkey's military began a violent attempt to topple the elected ...
Gen. Votel: Turkey unrest could affect Islamic State fight
US Says Turkish Military Purge Hurting Battle Against Islamic State
Military sackings and media clampdown in Erdogan's purge of 'dissidents'
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 21:06:00 GMT
Judge dismisses case against Chandra Levy suspect
WASHINGTON — A judge dismissed the indictment Thursday against the man charged with killing intern Chandra Levy , after prosecutors asked to drop the case that drew national interest and embroiled a lawmaker in scandal. Ingmar Guandique, who lived ...
Chandra Levy murder mystery deepens as prosecutors drop case
Prosecutors Move To Drop Murder Charges Against Man Accused Of Killing Chandra Levy
Case Dismissed Against Man Once Convicted of Chandra Levy's Murder
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:10:49 GMT
Syria's al-Nusra rebrands and cuts ties with al Qaeda
(CNN) Syrian jihadist group Jabhat al Nusra has announced it is severing ties with al Qaeda and changing its name to Jabhat Fateh Al-Sham, according to a video statement from leader Abu Mohammad al-Golani. Though Golani, in his first video appearance, ...
Everything You Need To Know About the New Nusra Front
Syria's Nusra Front says ending al Qaeda ties; US fears for Aleppo
The Nusra Front Is Dead and Stronger Than Ever Before
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 02:49:12 GMT
New York Times
Without Naming Names, Donald Trump Steps Up Feud With Michael Bloomberg
New York Times
Donald J. Trump spoke at a campaign event in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on Thursday. Credit Carlo Allegri/Reuters. DAVENPORT, Iowa — Nearly every time a politician has dared to offer him censure, Donald J. Trump has responded by tagging his adversary with ...
Big crowds, top GOP brass turn out for Trump
Trump Blasts 'Democrats' Fantasy World' at Packed Iowa Rally
Trump Says He Wanted to 'Hit a Couple of [DNC] Speakers So Hard'
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 02:46:00 GMT
Soberanes wildfire burning near Carmel, Big Sur has destroyed 34+ homes
Thousands of firefighters and dozens of airplanes and helicopters are attacking the deadly Soberanes wildfire on California's central coast near Big Sur, hoping clear skies will give them a chance to get ahead of the blaze. “It's like being in a ...
Deadly Soberanes fire on Central Coast forces 350 residents to flee, destroys 44 structures
Progress Made Against Wildfire North of LA, While Big Sur Blaze Grows
California wildfire wreaks havoc near Big Sur coast
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 03:35:00 GMT
Giants gain versatility by trading a top-100 prospect for an All-Star infielder
OK, Eduardo Nunez was an All-Star this year, but it was basically only because the Twins were required to have a representative. Still, the fact remains that the 29-year-old utility man is having a good season. He's hitting .296/.325/.439 with 15 ...
Giants acquire All-Star infielder Eduardo Nunez from Twins
Giants add infield depth with Twins' All-Star Eduardo Nunez
Giants acquire infielder Eduardo Nunez from Twins for pitching prospect