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BALTIMORE (CNN) -- Prosecutors are dropping charges against the three remaining Baltimore police officers who were facing trial in connection with Freddie Gray's death. Six officers were charged after the April 2015 death of Gray, a 25-year-old who sustained a neck injury while...
A federal judge on Wednesday granted John Hinckley Jr., the man who shot President Ronald Reagan in 1981, "full-time convalescent leave" from St. Elizabeth's Hospital. The order allows Hinckley, Jr. to live full-time in Williamsburg, Virginia, but still under certain...
PHILADELPHIA (CNN) -- Democrats on Tuesday made Hillary Clinton the first woman to head a major party ticket -- and during an emotional night, her family and supporters asked voters to give her a second look. At the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, just three...
PHILADELPHIA (CNN) -- Bernie Sanders on Monday led an orchestrated attempt by Democratic leaders to pull their party together, but simmering anger among his die-hard supporters proved that Democratic unity will be a work in progress. On a dramatic first night of the Democratic...
(CNN) -- Two people are dead and at least 14 others injured after a shooting at a Fort Myers, Florida, nightclub, according to Captain Jim Mulligan of the Fort Myers Police. The shooting took place in the parking lot of Club Blu Bar and Grill, according to CNN affiliate WINK...
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- A slew of leaked emails was the last straw for Debbie Wasserman Schultz, who announced Sunday afternoon her resignation as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee effective later this week. But for the Florida congresswoman, her dramatic exit was a...
Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to be her running mate, turning to a steady and seasoned hand in government to fill out the Democratic ticket, she announced Friday. "I'm thrilled to announce my running mate, @TimKaine, a man who's devoted his life to fighting...
(CNN) -- Tim Kaine refers to April 16, 2007, as the worst day of his life. Kaine, then the governor of Virginia, had landed in Japan for an Asia trade mission. Shortly after arriving at his hotel, Kaine was awoken by a phone call from his chief-of-staff: a gunman had opened fire...
CLEVELAND, OH. - After Melania Trump delivered a speech on Monday, which in part was taken from an address given by Michelle Obama in 2008 at the Democratic National Convention, Trump's speech writer admitted to mistakes in writing the speech, and offered to resign. Melania's...