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Psychic Miss Cleo Dies of Cancer at 53

OBITUARIES | By Terry Spencer | Jul 27
The actress who became famous playing the Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo, claiming to know callers' futures in ubiquitous TV infomercials and commercials 15 years ago, has died of cancer.

Hiroshima Unhappy Atomic-Bomb Park is 'Pokemon Go' Site

INTERNATIONAL | Jul 27
"Pokemon Go" players are descending on an atomic bomb memorial park in Hiroshima, and officials of the western Japanese city are displeased.

Sanders Loyalist Warn of Party Split After Clinton Victory

POLITICS | By Geoff Mulvihill and Megan Trimble | Jul 27
Bernie Sanders loyalists warned that the Democratic Party could rupture over the nomination of Hillary Clinton after a volatile night that saw a large group of Sanders delegates and supporters exit the party's national convention to stage a sit-in

Dark Smoke Hangs Over Scenic Stretch of Pacific Coast

NATIONAL | By Terence Chea and John Antczak | Jul 27
A wildfire was fouling the summer season on a beloved and scenic stretch of the California coast, where smoke and the threat of flames forced the closure of state parks near Big Sur.

Bill Clinton Tells a Love Story to Make His Case for Hillary

POLITICS | By Lisa Lerer | Jul 27
There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to their story. It's been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms.

The UN Calls for Olympic Truce During Rio Games

INTERNATIONAL | Jul 27
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for the Olympic Truce to be upheld during the Rio de Janeiro Games from Aug. 5-21.

Historic Solar Flight Marks First Roun-the-World Journey

INTERNATIONAL | Jul 27
The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history on Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that began more than a year ago.

On the Trump Campaign Trail

POLITICS | Jul 27
Donald Trump slams Hillary Clinton as controversy surrounds the DNC's first day. Trump built on his momentum from the RNC by rallying supporters in Winston-Salem, NC on Monday.

Clinton Wins Historic Nomination With a Boost from Sanders

POLITICS | Jul 26
Breaking a historic barrier, Hillary Clinton triumphantly captured the Democratic nomination for president Tuesday night, the first woman ever to lead a major political party into the general election.

More Than 100 Celebrities Pledge To Work Against Trump

POLITICS | Jul 26
Julianne Moore, Bryan Cranston, Kerry Washington, Mark Ruffalo, Neil Patrick Harris, Lena Dunham, Shonda Rhimes, and Macklemore are among more than 100 celebrities joining a campaign to urge Americans to deny Donald Trump the White House.

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