Prosecutors have dropped the remaining charges against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the case without a conviction. Gray was a black man who was critically injured in the back of a police van in April 2015
In his first solo outing since securing the Democratic vice presidential nomination, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine attacked Donald Trump at three swing-state delegation breakfasts in Philadelphia.
A judge says the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia. The judge ruled that John Hinckley Jr. is ready to live in the community
Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co. sagged into a loss of 24.53 billion yen ($232 million) for the fiscal first quarter through June, despite the global success of the "Pokemon Go" augmented reality game
Hillary Clinton's campaign trotted out a procession of character witnesses to testify about the candidate's strength, kindness and tenacity at the Democratic convention, in an attempt to humanize "the most famous, least-known person in the country"
Assange said in a June 12 interview that he intended to harm Hillary Clinton's chance of winning the presidency, and timed the release of the emails to coincide with the start of the convention
When Bernie Sanders' hope of winning the Democratic nomination officially ended inside the Democratic convention hall, his most ardent supporters took their fury outside. “Show me what Democracy looks like,” they chanted
The 2016 Man Booker Prize longlist is here, and this year's selection of 13 novels is roughly half men (seven) and half women (six). The longlist includes five American writers, the same number as last year
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration posted a request for public comment on what alternative blood donor deferral policies could look like, signalling the possibility that longstanding restrictions on gay blood donations may be lifted
A twin bombing struck a crowd in a predominantly Kurdish town in northern Syria, killing 44 people and wounding dozens more, Syria's state-run news agency and Kurdish media reported
Apple says iPhone sales fell for the second quarter in a row, putting a damper on revenue and profit for the period ending June 30. The tech giant sold 40.4 million iPhones in the quarter, down 15 percent from a year earlier
The suspect in a mass stabbing attack that left 19 people dead at a facility for the mentally disabled in Japan was being transferred Wednesday from a local police station to the prosecutor's office in Yokohama