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Trump says he was 'sarcastic' about Russia

nald Trump (Jim Watson/AFP)Donald Trump says he was kidding when he called on Russia to find Hillary Clinton's deleted emails.

Donald Trump courts frustrated Bernie backers

Trump courts Sanders supporters, plays greatest hits in Reddit AMAThe GOP nominee takes to Reddit to speak directly to disillusioned supporters of Bernie Sanders.

Pope Francis stumbles, falls during Mass

Pope leads Mass celebrating Poland's deep Catholic rootsThe 79-year-old pontiff misses a step while approaching the altar but is quickly helped to his feet.

Dems offer reward for Trump's tax returns

Democratic donors, allies offer reward for Trump tax returnsClinton released eight years of tax filings; her supporters say Trump's refusal to do the same matters.

It's time to appreciate Clinton's achievement

HIllary Clinton (Reuters)She may not be the trailblazer we envisioned, but she’s transformed herself, through sheer tenacity, into the trailblazer we have.

Democratic heavy hitters step up to the plate

Unconventional DiariesDNC participants reflect on a night of big speeches from some of the most famous names in U.S. politics.

Clinton's former rivals rally to her side

Clinton’s former rivals to her skeptics: Get over it — we didFour of the biggest names in American politics vouch for Hillary Clinton and deliver a message to her skeptics.

Obama boosts Clinton, warns against Trump

President Barack Obama (Reuters)The president formally passes the torch to Hillary Clinton, while casting the Republican nominee as unfit to succeed him.

Former NYC mayor questions Trump's sanity

Bloomberg uses his billionaire status to bash Trump at the DNC. (Reuters)Michael Bloomberg brands the Republican presidential nominee’s “business plan” for the country “a disaster.”

Kaine mocks Trump with 'believe me' line

Tim Kaine: I trust Hillary Clinton with my son’s lifeAfter "humbly" accepting his party's VP nomination, the Virginia senator does his best impersonation of the GOP candidate.

Biden turns Trump's famous phrase against him

Vice President Joe Biden (Reuters)The DNC crowd explodes when the vice president asks "How can there be pleasure in saying, 'You’re fired'?"

Democrats tackle gun control at convention

Democrats put gun control front and center on third night of convention. (Reuters)Democrats made guns one of the biggest focuses in the third day of their four-day convention in Philadelphia.

Personal abortion story a first at convention

NARAL president Ilyse Hogue (Reuters)"It’s not as simple as bad girls get abortions and good girls have families," says NARAL president Ilyse Hogue.

Trump calls on Russia to find Clinton emails

Donald Trump (Carlo Allegri/Reuters)Donald Trump has a message for Russia: Find Hillary Clinton's 30,000 missing emails.

All charges dropped in Freddie Gray case

Individuals, agencies dodge blame as Freddie Gray case endsProsecutors have dropped the remaining charges against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray.

All charges dropped in Freddie Gray case

Gloria Darden, center, the mother of Freddie Gray, wipes away tears at a news conference held by Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby after prosecutors dropped remaining charges against the three Baltimore police officers who were awaiting trial in Freddie Gray’ death, in Baltimore, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The decision by prosecutors comes after a judge had already acquitted three of the six officers charged in the case. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)Prosecutors have dropped the remaining charges against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray.

The populists spoke. Now it's Clinton's party.

Bill ClintonTrade pact protesters and Sanders supporters vented during the DNC opener. But it's clear whose politics will prevail.

Why one state's Sanders backers are so bitter

California’s Bernie holdouts are being even more ‘ridiculous’ than their counterparts from other states. Here’s why.Holdout delegates from a populous Western state are showing their discontent by booing, chanting, and hollering rowdily.

Bye-bye, Bernie. It’s Hillary's convention now.

Unconventional #45: DNC Day Three — The ‘Bye-bye, Bernie’ EditionAfter sharing the spotlight with Sanders for two days, the rest of the DNC will be all about Clinton.

A-list celebs bring it for Hillary at the DNC

From left, Debra Messing, Meryl Streep, Alicia Keys, and America Ferrera were among the celebs who took the stage at the DNC (Alex Wong/Getty Images) and Alicia Keys (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)Using storytelling, humor, music, and showmanship, the stars aligned for Clinton’s historic night.