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jerrybrown-053116.jpg With the California Democratic presidential primary looming, Governor Jerry Brown announced his support for frontrunner Hillary Clinton on Tuesday. Brown said he decided to vote for Clinton because it is the only path forward to defeat presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump.

kellyayotte-053116.jpg Republican Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Democratic opponent Gov. Maggie Hassan are in a statistical dead heat in the New Hampshire senate race, according to the results of a new Franklin Pierce University/Boston Herald poll.

AtlantaAquarium-053116.jpg Red-hot Las Vegas beat other big cities to become the best and most budget-friendly summer travel destination this year, according to financial website WalletHub. WalletHub's

On Wednesday, President Barack Obama will return to Concord Community High School in Elkhart, Indiana - the site of his first trip as President. More than seven years after that visit, the President will highlight the economic progress that Elkhart and America have made, the economic challenges...

terrorattack-053116.jpg The US Government has issued a Travel Alert warning its citizens of the risk of potential terrorist attacks throughout Europe, targeting major events, tourist sites, restaurants, commercial centers and transportation. The large number of tourists visiting Europe in the summer months will present greater targets for terrorists planning attacks in public locations, especially at large events, the

The Libertarian Party's National convention witnessed a surprise striptease Sunday as a candidate for the party chair began dancing and stripping down to a thong during his two minute speech. The candidate began his routine by telling members of the convention at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando,...

slaveryindex-053116.jpg The 2016 Global Slavery Index estimates that 45.8 million people are subject to some form of modern slavery in the world today. According to the 2016 report released by Australia-based human rights group Walk Free Foundation, India has the dubious distinction of having the highest number of people...

gorilla-Child-053116.jpg Harambe the gorilla, who was shot dead to save a four-year-old boy who fell into the zoo enclosure in Cincinatti, knew the boy was defenseless, and would never have attacked him, according to an Australian animal behavior expert. "If he was going to attack he would've warned him first. The first thing they do is charge and beat their chests and as far as I know that didn't happen," The Daily Tele

we-have-to-kill-Trump-053116.jpg A shocking video of Mexican immigrant parents encouraging their 3-year-old child violent rhetoric against presumptive Republican presidential candidate has gone viral. The video footage, published by infowars.com, shows the mother and father repeatedly telling their daughter: "We have to kill Donald...

Pope Francis presented Hollywood actors George Clooney, Salma Hayek, and Richard Gere the Olive Medal of Peace. The medals were presented at a conference in Vatican on Sunday to promote the Scholas Occurrentes foundation, an education initiative that helps poor communities. Speaking in the Paul...

To mark World No Tobacco Day, WHO is launching a new guideline recommending plain packaging of tobacco products, which gives governments the latest evidence and guidance on implementing the measure. Recent moves to introduce plain (standardized) packaging of tobacco products can save lives by reducing...

The Extraordinary African Chambers has sentenced former Chadian President Hissene Habre to life in prison. In a landmark judgment Monday, the Chambers have found Habre guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity, including charges of murder, torture, rape, and sexual slavery. Beginning in...

Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has identified a list of people, including female candidates, for consideration as his running mate, according to Trump's campaign chairman and chief strategist. During an interview Sunday, Paul Manafort told ABC News that Trump's Vice Presidential...

trump-053016.jpg Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has taken seriously predictions from Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol that an independent candidate would soon be entering the race for president. In a surprise announcement on Twitter Sunday, Kristol said: "Just a heads up over this holiday...

atlanticstorms-053016.jpg After three years of unusually low storm activity, the United States is poised to experience more near-normal storms during the coming Atlantic hurricane season, US government scientists said in their long-term weather forecast. NOAA's Climate Prediction Center says the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, which runs from June 1 through November 30, will most likely be near-normal, but forecast uncert

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