'Birtherism' Is Back and That May Be Bad News For Trump
Birtherism — the repeatedly debunked conspiracy theory that President Barack Obama is not a legitimate American citizen — has made a comeback in the political discourse, and oddly enough it's the first couple resurrecting it. In her acclaimed address ...
Trump and the Hack
Disconnected Dems can't respond to GOP's national security message
Obama just brought the hammer down on Trumpism. Very, very hard.
Prosecutors drop case against Chandra Levy suspect
WASHINGTON — Prosecutors announced Thursday they won't pursue a new trial against the man charged with killing intern Chandra Levy in a case that gained national interest and embroiled a lawmaker in scandal. Ingmar Guandique, who lived in ...
Charges dismissed in retrial of man convicted of Chandra Levy murder
Chandra Levy: Charges dropped against man convicted in killing
Prosecutors Drop Murder Charge Against Man Accused of Killing Chandra Levy
Wall Street Journal
Leading Syrian Rebel Group Says It Severs Al Qaeda Ties
Wall Street Journal
The leader of al Qaeda's Syrian affiliate Nusra Front on Thursday said his rebel group had severed ties with the international terrorist organization in a bid to stop Russian and U.S. airstrikes on opposition-held areas of the country. Abu Mohammed al ...
Syria's powerful Nusra Front says ending link to al Qaeda
Syria Nusra Front Leader Claims No More Ties With Al-Qaida
Syrian Rebel Realignment Likely as al-Qaida Leader Blesses Split
Florida investigates 2 more suspected local Zika cases
Florida health officials are going door to door to investigate two more Zika infections that may have been spread by local mosquitoes, bringing the total number of suspected local cases to four. Although officials haven't yet confirmed how the ...
Zika Probe in Florida Prompts FDA to Shut Down Blood Collection in 2 Counties
FDA temporarily halts blood donation in two Florida counties over Zika fears
Statement from Peter Marks, MD, Ph.D., Director, FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
Germany's Merkel stands by refugee policy despite 'terrifying' attacks
(CNN) German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday described recent attacks in the country and across Europe as "shocking, depressing and terrifying," but she refused to back down from an open-door refugee policy that has attracted fierce criticism ...
Merkel defends asylum policies, says Germany is at 'war' with Islamic State
Angela Merkel's Refugee Policy
After – or despite – a violent week, Germany still turns to Merkel
China says to hold drills with Russia in South China Sea
BEIJING China and Russia will hold "routine" naval exercises in the South China Sea in September, China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday, adding that the drills were aimed at strengthening their cooperation and were not aimed at any other country.
The Paradox at the Heart of the South China Sea Ruling
China, Russia Plan Naval Drills in South China Sea
Researchers discover what is likely the world's deepest blue hole
42 Square Miles Scorched In Massive Big Sur Wildfire
BIG SUR, Monterey County (CBS / AP) — California crews contended with hotter temperatures and lower humidity Thursday near scenic Big Sur where a wildfire has destroyed 34 homes and killed a bulldozer driver working to contain the massive blaze.
Hotter weather expected near blaze that killed 1
Busy camps serve needs of front-line firefighters
Jill Stein: Green Party Foe of Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump
The Green Party candidate for president was riding a pickup truck outside the Democratic convention Monday when several of the supporters sitting behind her began chanting vulgar put downs of the Democratic presidential nominee. “F–k Hillary! F–k Hillary!
Don't Be Surprised if Sanders's Supporters Go Green
History - GPUS - Green Party
Power to the People Rally Hosted by Jill Stein for President- DNC Mobilization - Jill Stein 2016
The Latest: Vatican says 500000 see pope at Poland rally
CZESTOCHOWA, Poland — The Latest on Pope Francis' visit to Poland and World Youth Day celebrations (all times local): 9:25 p.m.. A Vatican spokesman, the Rev. Federico Lombardi, says more than 500,000 young people from around the world have ...
Pope Francis becomes country pastor with the young
In a country wary of migrants, Pope tells Poles to welcome refugees
Pope Francis visits Poland, celebrates its deep Catholic roots
The Latest: Britain Would Welcome Aid Corridors for Aleppo
New York Times
Britain's U.N. Ambassador Matthew Rycroft is backing a U.N. call for 48-hour weekly humanitarian truces to allow desperately needed aid into embattled Aleppo but says "the Russian idea of corridors is an interesting alternative proposal." "If it is a ...
Russia, Syria Pledge 'Humanitarian Corridors' Out Of Rebel-Held Parts Of Aleppo
Syria, Russia to open aid, exit corridors in besieged Aleppo
Russia, Syria announce humanitarian corridors in embattled city of Aleppo