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Tim Kaine gets emotional talking about shooting

Hillary Clinton's running mate Sen. Tim Kaine got emotional talking about the shooting at Virginia Tech in 2007 and called for additional gun safety measures.

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Kansas attorney general sues to get Guantanamo Bay records

Kansas is suing the federal government to obtain documents related to planning by President Barack Obama's administration to move prisoners from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Fort Leavenworth

Blame game follows NBA's removal of Charlotte All-Star game

The NBA All-Star Game's exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting LGBT protections represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory's re-election campaign, even as he dismisses the move as political correctness

Mourners gather for funeral of slain Kansas police captain

Hundreds of mourners have gathered for the funeral for a Kansas City, Kansas, police captain who was shot to death on duty

You Ruined It! Film Studios Wary Of Comic-Con Leaks Hold Back Trailers

After several high-profile leaks at past Comic-Con screenings, a number of major movie studios are keeping their trailers at home this year.

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You Can Get Arrested In Indiana For Saving a Dog

With limited animal cruelty laws, there are barely 20 states in the U.S. with rules against leaving animals in hot vehicles. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

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Munich Shooter Was Under Psychiatric Care. So How Did He Get A Gun?

Police say the Munich shooter had no ties to terrorism and had psychiatric issues, which should have barred him from getting a gun in Germany.

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Police searching for motive in Munich shooting; 10 dead

Police say they are hunting for a motive that might explain why an 18-year-old German-Iranian man opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself

Tentative deal in New Jersey police shooting of black man

The family of a black man fatally shot by police in southern New Jersey in 2014 has reached a tentative monetary settlement in its federal lawsuit

Surprise! You've Been Drinking My Breast Milk

In a lesson that teaches us to not touch what's not ours there's a viral picture of a note that alerts whomever was stealing coffee creamer that they were not drinking what they thought they were. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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The Latest: Clinton-Kaine ticket set to make debut in Miami

Hillary Clinton has made her pick and now it's time to team up with running mate Tim Kaine for the Democratic ticket's first public event

Victim Of Police Violence And Police Chief Agree On Her Arrest

The conversation between Breaion King and an officer about race provides insight into why some black people distrust police.

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Police: Detroit-area man held, said he wanted to kill cops

Authorities say they seized a dozen rifles and six handguns from the home of a suburban Detroit man who allegedly mentioned during a mental health group discussion that he wanted to kill police officers

European grocery store giants complete $29 billion tie up

The owner of Stop & Shop and the parent company of Food Lion completed their $29 billion combination after receiving regulatory clearance by the Federal Trade Commission

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North Charleston sells land after police shooting settlement

North Charleston is selling some city land to help offset the cost of a $6.5 million settlement with the family of an unarmed black man shot to death by a white city police officer

Stop Using Our Songs: Trump, Republicans Get More Objections

Republicans seem to have a hard time finding music that artists will let them use at campaign events.

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Hillary Clinton: The next VP is Tim Kaine

During a campaign rally in Miami, Hillary Clinton introduced Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate for vice president.

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ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillance

The American Civil Liberties Union is praising a new Illinois law that limits how police can use devices that collect cellphone data and track phone locations

Hillary Clinton introduces VP Tim Kaine

During a campaign rally, Hillary Clinton introduced Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate for VP.

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Los Angeles-area wildfire prompts evacuations

California is bearing down against continuing heat and wildfires that have forced the evacuations of hundreds of homes as red-flag warnings of extreme fire danger predicted gusty winds and scorching, dry air

The Latest: Crowds arriving ahead of Garafola's services

People began arriving hours ahead of a funeral for a sheriff's deputy slain on Sunday _ even as a funeral Mass was being held at a Catholic Church

Kaine pick could upend Virginia politics

Tim Kaine's selection as Hillary Clinton's running mate could totally upend Virginia politics and would all but certainly result in the most expensive election cycle in the state's history next if he becomes vice president

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Chinese Scientists Will Be First To Use CRISPR Gene Editing On Humans

Patients who have incurable lung cancer or who haven't responded well to other treatments will undergo the first tests.

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Pokemon Go Now Has a Dating App, Pokedates

It was only a matter of time before a Pokemon Go dating app became a thing. The world now has Pokedates and Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) hopes you find love in a hopeless place.

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Turkey's 30-Day Detention Period Raises More Eyebrows After Coup

Suspects can now be held without charges for 30 days. Some have questioned how the government is so prepared for the aftermath of the coup attempt.

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