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Updated at 11:22 PM

CLEVELAND (AP) " The Latest on the Republican National Convention (all times EDT): 8:15 p.m. Mike Pence has been nominated as the Republican vice presidential candidate " and Donald Trump's running mate. The Indiana governor was declared the nominee by acclimation " meaning no formal roll call vote is needed. That ruling came from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell as he presided over the party's convention. McConnell says Pence has the "overwhelming support of...

Updated at 10:25 PM

WUERZBURG, Germany (AP) " A 17-year-old Afghan asylum-seeker vowing "revenge on these infidels" went on an ax-and-knife rampage on a train in southern Germany, wounding five people before being shot and killed by police " an attack that German...

Updated at 9:20 PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) " The case of a Utah man who contracted the Zika virus after caring for his infected father raised new questions for health experts who said Tuesday that the investigation could guide new research into the way the disease...

Updated at 9:19 PM

DETROIT (AP) " A two-story, wood-frame house on Tuesday became the 10,000th vacant building torn down under Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan's massive plan to eliminate blight as the city continues dealing with abandoned properties following a...

Updated at 9:18 PM

ISTANBUL (AP) " Asserting that "all the evidence" points to a U.S.-based Muslim cleric as the mastermind of last week's failed coup, Turkey's government on Tuesday fired tens of thousands of teachers, university deans and others accused of ties...

Updated at 9:13 PM

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) " In a world where there's a smartphone app for everything, one company __ Amazon.com Inc. " has long been the host for an outsized share of online software and computing services. Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella wants...

Updated at 7:54 PM

(Ed. Note: This story has been updated from its previous version) Despite earlier reports that emerged late Tuesday afternoon , Fox News CEO

Updated at 7:25 PM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) " In the past two weeks, the Louisiana capital has seen a black man shot to death by white police and night after night of protests, followed by a fatal attack on three officers by a gunman who appeared to be targeting the...

Updated at 7:21 PM

LAS VEGAS (AP) " Hillary Clinton dismissed the first day of the Republican National Convention as a "surreal" experience on Tuesday, comparing the gathering led by Republican Donald Trump to the classic fantasy film "The Wizard of...

Updated at 7:17 PM

CINCINNATI (AP) " An Ohio college cited rising security worries and costs Tuesday as it withdrew as host of the first presidential general election debate, which will move to New York's Hofstra University. The shift means the first debate...

Updated at 7:14 PM

LONDON (AP) " With just over two weeks until the opening ceremony, Russia still doesn't know whether its athletes " all or even some " will be competing in the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. It may all come down to the lawyers. While the IOC...

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