President Barack Obama painted an optimistic picture of
America's future and offered full-throated support for
Hillary Clinton's bid to defeat Republican Donald Trump in a
speech that electrified the Democratic National Convention.
Democratic vice presidential nominee US Senator Tim Kaine
laid into Republican candidate Donald Trump, describing the
billionaire as "a one-man wrecking crew" who cannot be
trusted with America's future.
German police have arrested a 19-year-old Algerian refugee
who had fled a psychiatric facility earlier in the day
yelling, "I'll blow you up," ending the latest in a string of
incidents that have set the country's nerves on edge.
Barack Obama will highlight Hillary Clinton's judgment and
toughness as he seeks to boost her campaign to be the first
female US president, hoping to hand off the White House to a
trusted fellow Democrat and stop Republican Donald Trump.
Turkey has dismissed nearly 1700 military personnel and
closed more than 130 media outlets, official sources say,
amid a deepening crackdown that has stirred alarm among
Ankara's NATO allies following this month's failed coup.
government is facing criticism of its security record in the
wake of revelations that one of the assailants who slit the
throat of a priest at a church altar was a known would-be
jihadist under police surveillance.
Baltimore's top prosecutor has dropped remaining charges
against police tied to the death of black detainee Freddie
Gray, after failing four times to secure convictions in a
case that inflamed the United States debate on race and