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Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert will be back together again. At least for the Republican National Convention. The former "Daily Show" host will make an appearance on CBS' "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" on Monday night, CNN has learned. The show is the first of Colbert's...
The planned speakers at the Republican National Convention include Heisman-winning quarterback Tim Tebow, Sen. Tom Cotton of Arkansas and Peter Thiel, the billionaire Silicon Valley entrepreneur. The roster of speakers starting Monday is a colorful mix of political leaders,...
Hillary Clinton, standing inside the same chamber that helped shape Abraham Lincoln into the father of the Republican Party, argued Wednesday that Donald Trump was perverting what his party once stood for. Clinton, flanked by American flags and standing beneath a portrait of...
Hillary Clinton urged donors on Tuesday at a showing of the Broadway smash hit "Hamilton" to "not throw away our shot" during the 2016 election -- a reference to one of the hit songs in the multi-Tony winning musical. Clinton was joined by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator of...
PORTSMOUTH, N.H.-- (CNN) -- Bernie Sanders formally endorsed presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on Tuesday, ending a contentious primary season. "Secretary Clinton has won the Democratic nominating process and I congratulate her for that," the Vermont...
Two bailiffs and a suspect are dead after a courthouse shooting in St. Joseph, Michigan, Berrien County sheriff's Lt. Paul Bailey said. Bailey said the shooting happened on the third floor of the courthouse. Members of the public "went for shelter once the shooting occurred and...
(CNN) -- The message was clear. One day before Dallas police officers were gunned down, the African American Defense League was telling anyone reading its Facebook page it was time to act. The message delivered at 9:47 a.m. Wednesday came after news broke of yet another killing...
Brent Thompson, a Dallas Area Rapid Transit officer killed during unrest overnight in Dallas, was the first officer killed in that agency's line of duty. "Brent was a great officer," said James Spiller, police chief of DART. "He was an outstanding patrol officer as well as a...
Photo Source: Martin Falbisoner WASHINGTON, D.C.- The U.S. Capitol and Capitol Visitor Center were placed on lockdown briefly Friday morning. Capitol Hill police said they were investigating a “person of interest.” No further details were available as of Friday morning.