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Tim Kaine: Trump was being ignorant, not sarcastic

Democratic vice presidential nominee and Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine reacts to Donald Trump's "sarcastic" remarks about Russia hacking Hillary Clinton's emails.

Police: 2 San Diego police officers shot

Authorities say two police officers have been shot in a San Diego neighborhood

US GDP grows a weak 1.2 percent in second quarter

US economy grows at weak 1.2 percent rate in April-June quarter, third disappointing quarter

After charges dropped, mystery of Levy's death unresolved

The 15-year-old mystery of who killed Washington intern Chandra Levy is again an open question after prosecutors dropped charges against the man who once stood convicted of her murder

Will Clinton Or Trump Be Able To Get Support From These Demographics?

On the last night of the conventions, we discuss both candidates' problems crossing racial divides.

Man Pulled Over with 2,000 Pounds of Rice in Minivan

A man in the UK was pulled over when his van looked like it was overweight. It was, it was full with close to a ton of rice. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Al-Qaeda's Syrian Affiliate Says It's Cutting Ties, But Is It Really?

Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate is attempting to rebrand, but can it really detach itself from its parent organization? Probably not.

UN suspends aid to dangerous areas of northeast Nigeria

The United Nations says it is suspending aid to dangerous areas of Nigeria's northeastern Borno state after Boko Haram ambushed a humanitarian convoy

Bones found where President McKinley assassin likely buried

Human bones have been discovered in a long-forgotten cemetery where President William McKinley's assassin was likely buried in New York

The 'Corpse Flower' Smells Like Rotting Flesh and is Blooming in NYC

A planed dubbed 'The Corpse Flower' earned its name because it smells like rotting flesh when it's in bloom. New York City is about to experience it. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.

Whole Foods 'World's Healthiest' Slogan Was Rejected

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says "World's Healthiest Grocery Store" is way too hard to prove.

Police: Girl, 14, slits teen's throat in hope of 1st kill

A 14-year-old Wisconsin girl who told police she was a psychopath looking for her first kill is accused of cycling to the home of her brother's girlfriend, beating the girl and slitting her throat

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DC Metro train derails, 1 passenger evaluated for injury

Metro says a train has derailed in northern Virginia and fire officials say one of the about 75 passengers on the train is being evaluated for a minor injury

What Chelsea Clinton Finds 'Most Offensive' About The GOP Platform

Chelsea Clinton accuses the Republican Party's platform of embracing "conversion therapy."

The secrets of Fiji's 'mystical' rugby

Fiji coach Ben Ryan tells CNN World Rugby how his all-conquering sevens team is coping with being a gold-medal favorite at the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Microsoft making additional job cuts in phone business

Microsoft says it will cut 2,850 jobs or about 2.5 percent of its workforce as it continues to scale back its troubled smartphone business

Tim Kaine talks TPP, Hyde Amendment

Democratic vice presidential nominee and Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine discusses his stance on TPP and the Hyde Amendment.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Clinton must convince voters she is the one to bring a divided nation together; Better US GDP growth expected in 3rd quarter; Pope makes somber visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau

Officer says prosecutors silenced him in Sandra Bland case

A police officer in the Texas town where Sandra Bland was pulled over and jailed says the county's top prosecutors threatened to end his career if he came forward with what he says is evidence of wrongdoing, an accusation the prosecutors deny

California coastline wildfire is big and getting bigger

A wildfire burning along California's Big Sur coastline keeps growing a week after it broke out, and looks to be a problem for the scenic region for many weeks to come

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Why Melania Trump Says She Deleted Her Website

Melania Trump's website, including its statement that she graduated from college, has been deleted.

Monkeys Destroy Voter Lists in Thailand

Ahead of a referendum monkeys got into a polling station and destroyed voter lists. Thankfully everything should be back to normal before the vote actually happens. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

French Media Is Rethinking The Way It Reports On Terror

Many French media outlets are refusing to publish photos and names of the suspects.