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Trump campaign: Mike Pence had a 'spectacular' debate performance

Whereas Pence was cool and collected during the event but denied everything Kaine said, even in the face of Trump's own words. "Didn't Mike Pence do a great job?" "The way Tim Kaine and Hillary Clinton continue to take Donald Trump's statements out of context was something I wasn't going to tolerate during the debate", Pence said of the Democratic ticket.

1 killed, 8 wounded in gunfire at party in Michigan

Sunday, Oct. 9, inside the Clearance Outlet store on 28th Street near Kalamazoo Avenue. AT least one person has been shot dead after a gunman went on a killing spree outside a U.S. Terry Dixon said as quoted by the media. A police spokesman did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the conditions of those injured and the investigation.

Browns set to take on the Washington Redskins in Maryland

Duke Johnson fumbled the football in Sunday's game between the Browns and Redskins, and Washington was awarded the football. A 14-0 first-quarter deficit to the Washington Redskins had turned into a 20-17 third-quarter lead. Another: Suspended receiver Josh Gordon said he is entering rehab, and Jackson said the Browns "moved on" from the playmaker. Twice the Browns were flagged for pass interference, penalties that led to 71 yards of offense.

Bashar al-Assad says ´no option´ but to expel rebels from Aleppo

The offer of amnesty follows two weeks of the heaviest bombardment of the five-and-a-half-year civil war, which has killed hundreds of people trapped inside Aleppo's rebel-held eastern sector. Conflict monitors said hospitals had been hit and water supplies damaged in the most lethal bombardment in almost six years of war. Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj.

Business leaders call Trump bad for economy in new letter

Hours before vice presidential candidates Tim Kaine and Mike Pence face off in Virginia in their sole debate, Clinton urged women at an event in the Philadelphia suburbs billed as a "family town hall" to stand up to online bullying about how they look.

2016 election polls: Here's what the latest Trump vs. Clinton surveys say

Popular conservative talk radio show host Howie Carr, a longtime Trump backer, read the questions from the audience of invited Trump supporters. Audience members participate in the Pledge of Allegiance before the Donald Trump town hall in New Hampshire.

Ted Cruz Endorses Donald Trump for President

On Friday, Texas Senator Ted Cruz swallowed his pride and made his public declaration of support for Republican nominee Donald Trump . In the Facebook post, he wrote that he chose to vote for Trump because he "promised to support the Republican nominee " and he "intend [s] to keep [his] word".

Nurses, Allina Health ready to negotiate again

The Minnesota Nurses Association was still tallying votes on Monday evening from as many as 4,800 Allina hospital nurses - with the outcome either putting them back to work under a new three-year contract, or extending one of the longest nursing strikes in Minnesota history .

Police killing shakes diverse San Diego suburb

Alfred Olango is shown being confronted by two police officers before one shoots him dead on Tuesday in a auto park in El Cajon. Speaking at an afternoon news conference, Davis said the department rushed to release the videos - one surveillance tape from a taco shop, the other from a witness cellphone at almost the same position - in part to stem the violence.

McConnell: Congress should discuss fixes to 9/11 law

The United States Congress has voted to overrule a presidential veto of a bill supported by families of victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Other lawmakers acknowledged that they didn't pay much attention to the bill. Relatives of those killed in 9/11 have welcomed the bill's passing. Ryan conceded Congress should look for a "fix" to the new law to protect American service members from "legal problems" while serving overseas.

Testimony: Christie pals OK'd gridlock, campaign chief knew

Chris Christie. That witness, David Wildstein, a former executive at the Port Authority, testified Monday that he toured the bridge in 2011 and "explained to him that I had identified a potential leverage point" against Fort Lee's Democratic mayor, Mark Sokolich, if necessary.

Clinton, Trump virtually tied headed into debate

Mook called Trump "special", explaining that in past election cycles, presidential candidates have laid out extensive plans before the debate on what they would do as president. Shortly after, Buzzfeed confirmed that she had accepted the invitation - however, several hours later, the Trump campaign still had yet to respond with a confirmation that Trump actually planned to bring Flowers to the Monday debate .

Pence says Gennifer Flowers will not attend debate as campaign guest

Conway said today that Trump's tweet mentioning Flowers was meant as a warning to the Clinton campaign. At a July campaign stop for Clinton, Cuban called Trump "bats-- insane". Support for third-party candidate Gary Johnson slipped to a new low, 5 percent in this poll, produced for ABC by Langer Research Associates, with the biggest departure among Republicans and GOP-leaning independents - thus mainly benefiting Trump.

Charlotte Police Release Dashcam Footage Of Deadly Shooting

The dashboard camera video from an arriving police vehicle, released Saturday by Charlotte's police chief, shows officers surrounding Scott's auto. She says that she has watched videos of the shooting released Saturday by police and doesn't think Scott was threatening officers or that the shooting was justified.

Browns sign kicker Cody Parkey, Patrick Murray placed on IR

The Browns placed him on injured reserve. In Cleveland, he'll replace kicker Patrick Murray, who got hurt during a practice on Friday. Parkey is in his third National Football League season out of Auburn. Parkey was an undrafted free agent for the Eagles in 2014, when set the team's single-season scoring record (150 points) and made the Pro Bowl. He played three games for the Eagles previous year, making three of four field goals and all seven extra points before being lost for the season ...

Thug 'sets fire to mosque' attended by Orlando Pulse shooter

Officials received a call around 12.31 am (local time) on Monday, reporting a fire at the Islamic Center of Fort Pierce , Florida, a police official said . "Today was supposed to be a day of this community exchanging gifts with their kids, visiting their family members, having dinners, having lunches", Wilfredo Ruiz, a spokesman for the mosque, said at a Monday afternoon news conference in Fort Pierce, Florida.

Air Force says U-2 pilots' parachutes deployed

Another pilot who survived sustained injuries that are not life-threatening and is now recovering in good condition at a local medical facility, base officials said Wednesday. Air Force's fleet of single-seat U-2s and a double-seat variant are used to train pilot at the Beale Air Force Base to fly the specialized aircraft.

Video allegedly shows NYC bombing suspect doing dry run in backyard

Federal terrorism charges were filed against Rahami on Tuesday night. Maria shared with Fox News that the last time she knows of Rahami going back to Afghanistan , where he was born, was nine years ago, adding that he brought back a wife and another child.

Playwright Edward Albee dies at the age of 88

Albee's assistant was quoted as saying by BBC that he died on Friday at his home on Long Island near NY. Albee assistant Jackob Hold. The acclaimed author and Pulitzer victor died on Friday at his home in Montauk, on New York's Long Island.

Federal prosecutor says he can prove Chris Christie knew about Bridgegate

His decision to endorse Trump angered many in his state, with a group of New Jersey newspapers calling on him to resign from office over reversing his previous criticism of the NY billionaire. Former Christie aide Bridget Anne Kelly and former Christie Port Authority appointee Bill Baroni were indicted, and are facing prosecution from a federal attorney who intends to argue Christie knew about the lane closures that backed up traffic across the George Washington Bridge in Fort Lee as they ...