Hillary Clinton this week became the first woman nominated for the presidency by a major party. But not even a century ago, the idea that a woman could even be part of the establishment was laughable
Devontre Thomas faces a federal trial that advocates say is a waste of resources and a stark reminder that law enforcement continue to target people of color
Departing president passes the baton to Hillary Clinton in emotional Democratic convention speech that cast Donald Trump as a threat to American values
Bernie Sanders protesters who had taken vow of silence to criticize Democratic National Committee, walked out of convention hall to occupy media tent on Tuesday,
Indiana appeals court ruling means Purvi Patel’s prison sentence for conviction, the first of its kind in the US, will be shortened by at least a decade
Infections from flesh-eating bacteria Vibrio vulnificus are rare and there is no official tracking of cases – but some people have started to cobble together their own ideas.
Seven people taken to hospitals including one white nationalist. Police break up a chaotic fight between group and anti-fascists.
Despite ideological differences, there are eerie similarities between the late socialist strongman and the Manhattan billionaire – and warnings to heed
Many draw parallels with what they call Britain’s ill-suited relationship with Europe and frustration in Texas with US government
Demographics, geography, and turnout will be critical for both Clinton & Trump – and attention will rapidly shift to the growing number of independents