Out of control blazes threaten more than 2,000 homes while smoke reduces the sun to an orange disk.
Described as calm and shy, he had 300 bullets in his backpack when he began shooting.
Sen. Tim Kaine called Hillary Clinton his soulmate on Saturday, in his first appearance as her vice presidential pick.
In 2014, Clinton's new running mate asked his colleagues to put political risk aside and vote on Obama's escalating war.
The "Sand Fire" has nearly tripled in size in less than a day and is only 10 percent contained.
Americans increasingly favor tougher laws, but they also say change is unlikely to happen anytime soon, a survey shows.
The teenager suspected of killing nine people was obsessed with mass shootings and apparently acted alone, officials say.
A gunman kills at least nine people and injures many more at a shopping center before killing himself.
The presumptive Democratic nominee says the GOP convention was "dark" and isolationist.
The Summer Olympics host city has seen a sharp increase in violence, including scores of police killings.
The president refutes the GOP nominee’s assertion in his acceptance speech that the U.S. is rife with violence.
The police officer who shot and wounded an unarmed mental health worker was aiming at the autistic patient.
Elite German police have launched a manhunt for at least three gunman believed to be armed with long guns.
Avowed white supremacist David Duke announces his candidacy for the Louisiana seat being vacated by David Vitter.
German authorities say multiple people have been killed and others wounded at a shopping center.
The now-deposed Ailes rose to power 20 years ago and was an unparalleled kingmaker in TV news and the GOP.
The service for Matthew Gerald began a somber period of mourning for three Louisiana officers killed by a gunman.
The video of an officer throwing a woman to the ground surfaces amid tension over police brutality.
Photographs of the 3-year-old prince are in huge demand from the world's media.
Donald Trump used his acceptance speech to describe an America being torn apart by crime and violence that only he can stop.
Trump friends and foes reflect on the fourth and final day of a turbulent convention.
Donald Trump promised "the truth, and nothing else" in his convention speech, but he may not have delivered.
The billionaire formally accepts the GOP nomination and asserts "things have to change – and they have to change right now."