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Elizabeth Warren takes on Trump at DNC

Elizabeth Warren took center stage at the Democratic convention Monday as the party faced challenges in unifying a party base torn apart by divisive primaries and, more recently, the leak of damning DNC emails.

The Massachusetts senator began by hitti...

Michelle Obama

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Michelle Obama: 'When they go low, we go high'

Michelle Obama condemned "the hateful language that we hear from public figures on TV" in her speech on the opening night of the Democratic National Convention on Monday.

"Don't let anyone tell you that America isn't great. This right now is the great...

Cory Booker at DNC


Booker hits on economic inequality in convention speech

Cory Booker, long a rising star within the Democratic Party, took the national stage Monday night to deliver a sweeping oratory that harkened back to the nation's founding and built to a rousing crescendo, ending with him leading the crowd in a chant...

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New York City electricity price spikes 1000%

Days of swelteringly hot weather followed by a thunderstorm warning caused the price of electricity to spike 1000% for New York City Monday afternoon.

The spot price of electricity was $94 per megawatt hour at 2:30 p.m. as the heat climbed over 90˚F. ...

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Japan knife attack: At least 19 dead

At least 19 people were killed and 25 injured in a stabbing spree at a facility for disabled people west of Tokyo, making it one of Japan's deadliest mass killings since World War II.

Officer Satomi Kurihara of the Sagamihara Fire Department confirmed...

Rio Olympics athletes village

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Blocked toilets & leaky pipes greet Olympians

Blocked toilets, leaky pipes and exposed wires -- just a few of the reasons Australia's Olympic delegation has refused to move in to the athletes village, now open to arriving Olympians.

The village, comprised of 31 17-storey towers, opened its doors ...

Recalled flour product

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More E. coli cases prompt flour recall expansion

General Mills on Monday announced another expansion of its flour recall.

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On this day: July 25

Carousel, merry-go-round, carnival ride

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America gives its Army generals five stars, a family favorite amusement park ride is patented, Dylan plugs in, and Roseanne "sings," all on this day.

On this day: July 24

Apollo 11 splashdown


An aviation pioneer is born, a lost city is rediscovered, a famous comedy duo performs together for the first time, George Brett flips out, and Apollo 11 splashes down, all on this day.

On this day: July 23

Comet Hale-Bopp file photo

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Miss America gives up her crown, Fergie gets a royal wedding, a new comet is discovered, and a singer's life comes to a tragic ending, all on this day.

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