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Cincinnati police shoot, kill robbery suspect on city square

The suspect is reported to have held a knife to the throat of a security guard while robbing a grocery store earlier in the morning. During a struggle the officer fired multiple times, Isaac said. The officer involved is on administrative leave while the investigation unfolds. "What we have to do is tell people don't rush to judgment, wait until all the facts are in.

Hillary Clinton Makes Her Case to America

Her speech reflected the party's progressive platform in an effort to rally her base, but it offered little for Republicans uneasy about Donald Trump . The events typically are an opportunity to exhibit party unity, but boisterous displays of continued splintering - from the roll call vote to Texas Sen.

Rio 2016: Annemiek van Vleuten suffers horrific crash on steep descent

Anna van Vleuten was leading the Women's Road Race as it came into the closing stages this evening as she descended the final climb of the course. Van Vleuten was just 11km from gold on the streets of Rio but lost control of her bike, broke heavily and went over her handlebars on the treacherous descent.

Donald Trump Wants You to Know That He Really Loves Babies

Recently, I sat down with a baby and asked him some questions about Trump, the 2016 election, strained carrots and Huggies vs. "I don't throw babies out, believe me". At the Friday rally, he blathered on about the wailing baby from a Tuesday event, and promised it was all a joke. Everyone's having fun, we're smiling, I'm waving.

Eric Trump Says Father's Remarks on Khans are 'Blown Out of Proportion'

Trump has repeatedly singled out the Khans , who are Muslims, after Khizr Khan gave an emotional speech Thursday at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. "Giving one's life to nation is the greatest sacrifice, followed closely by Gold Star families, who have a right to make their voices heard". In a written statement , Grassley said: "Hearing the words from Gold Star families conjures memories of my own mother painting gold stars and the names of fallen New Hartford ...

Individuals, agencies dodge blame as Freddie Gray case ends

She spoke not just as a prosecutor but as a black woman and a mother. While praising the police officers for persevering through four trials in seven months, he's called Ms Mosby "a disgrace to the world of prosecutors". An attorney for two of the officers said Wednesday that there were ulterior motives in charging the officers. According to The New York Times , the head of the police union said the attorney's claims that BPD officers helped to undermine the prosecution's investigation ...

High court: School can block transgender teen from boys room

Wednesday's order means the student, Gavin Grimm, can not use the restroom of his choice when school starts. He is now allowed to use a private bathroom at the school. The Supreme Court will decide to hear a case based on at least four of the eight Justices agreeing to grant the Petition for Certiorari. The school board has argued that forcing it to let Grimm use the boys restroom raises privacy concerns and may cause some parents to pull their children out of school.

Obama reaffirms support for TPP

Obama says people have legitimate fears about the impact of globalization and being "left behind" but the answer can not be to back away from trade and the global economy. Aiming to keep alive hopes for a post-election congressional vote in the closing weeks of 2016 in favor of the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Obama said its merits would overcome fierce criticism on the campaign trail.

DeAndre Hopkins Leaves Texans Camp; Holding Out For New Deal

He will be subject to fines of $40,000 for each day he misses. He finished the year with 111 catches, 1,521 yards and 11 touchdowns. Paying Hopkins what he wants seems like the most logical thing to do, given that the team extended their 2011 and 2012 first-round picks - J.J.

Kirsty: Africa's best makes her last dive

He took bronze in star class in London, but is returning to Laser for Rio , where he will be up against British world champion Nick Thompson. Crystal Dunn, soccer - Dunn just missed making the roster for the 2015 Women's World Cup team but has played an increasingly prominent role for the US since that triumph.

Trump Vows to End Growing Violence If Elected

Along the way he has faced accusations - both from political opponents and Republicans - of xenophobia and racism over his controversial comments about immigrants and Muslims while triggering deep divisions within the Republican Party that boiled over during this week's convention.

Comedy Central Blocks 'Stephen Colbert' Character from 'Late Show' Appearances

The bit proceeded to examine how Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are the most disliked presidential candidates in recent history, to which, Colbert explained that they might as well race to the bottom to figure out who will come out on top on Election Day.

Michigan state workers charged in Flint water crisis

Cook is charged with misconduct in office, conspiracy to engage in misconduct in office and willful neglect of duty. The former head of the Department of Environmental Quality's drinking water division was sacked in February. Two additional state employees charged are no longer with DEQ or MDHHS. Schuette and Andy Arena, the lead investigator who once led Detroit's FBI office, say nobody is off-limits from investigation or prosecution.

Hillary Clinton did very well indeed -- with one small reservation

But her real audience was the millions of voters watching at home, many of whom may welcome her experience as secretary of state, senator and first lady, but question her character. Chelsea Clinton then introduced Ms. Hillary Clinton, the mother. Regardless of the quality of candidate we see in Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders, the electorate has shown they are pissed off, they don't trust the system, they don't want the status quo.

Hillary Clinton clinches the Democratic presidential nominee ticket

At a morning gathering of Florida delegates, Sanders supporters jeered Wasserman Schultz, who they accuse of trying to sabotage the campaign of the democratic socialist. She's tireless and hard-working, gets knocked down but "has never quit on anything in her life", said First Lady Michelle Obama. But Lincoln said she heard from colleagues, "You know what, you were right, she's not a diva, she wants to work".

Police detain protesters outside Republican convention arena

On Thursday morning, the Cleveland police chief said he didn't set any expectations for how many arrests there may be. On Wednesday, police arrested 18 people - the biggest number of the convention so far - after they scuffled with police while trying to set fire to an American flag near the convention entrance.

Conflicting Virginia polls offer differing views of Trump and Clinton

The suggestion is that even as voters have grown less likely to say that they plan to support Clinton , they're not themselves saying they will move to Trump - and they're not seeing movement to Trump from people around them. The margin of sampling error for all respondents is plus or minus 3.3 percentage points. Hillary Clinton , by contrast, will have some of the biggest names in the Democratic Party stumping for her at her convention.

Cruz Says He Won't Be A 'Servile Puppy Dog' To Trump Campaign

He mentioned Mr Trump by name only once, and stubbornly refused to endorse him, triggering thunderous boos from angry delegates as he encouraged Americans to simply "vote your conscience" in November. "And that pledge was not a blanket commitment that if you go and slander and attack Heidi that I'm gonna nonetheless come like a servile puppy dog and say, 'thank you very much for maligning my wife and maligning my father, '" Cruz said.

Two interviews explain why Trump picked Pence over Gingrich

Former President George H.W. Bush and his son former President George W. Bush have no plans to endorse Trump, their spokespeople told ABC News in May. Kudlow stressed that it's time for the president to declare war on ISIS, but it was his statement about the Republican Party standing behind the policemen of America that drew rousing applause and a standing ovation.

Washington GOP chair says Cruz 'blew it' by not endorsing Trump

He said he saw the text of Cruz's speech two hours before it was delivered but thought, "let him speak anyway". Donald Trump Jr., said he didn't know if Cruz will endorse his father. "I am not in the habit of supporting people who attack my wife and who attack my father", he said. On Wednesday night, more than 2,000 delegates at the Quicken Loans Arena waited for Cruz to say something - anything - kind about Trump, but he demurred.