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Triumph crashes CNN set at DNC

Triumph, the Insult Comic Dog makes an appearance to the CNN set during coverage of the Democratic National Convention.

After charges dropped, mystery of Levy's death unresolved

The 15-year-old mystery of who killed Washington intern Chandra Levy is again an open question after prosecutors dropped charges against the man who once stood convicted of her murder

Huge, once-hated fish now seen as weapon against Asian carp

Biologists are reintroducing a toothy monster to waterways throughout the middle of the country, hoping the alligator gar _ a giant fish once driven to extinction in much of its historic range _ can help control invasive Asian carp

Officer says prosecutors silenced him in Sandra Bland case

A police officer in the Texas town where Sandra Bland was pulled over and jailed says the county's top prosecutors threatened to end his career if he came forward with what he says is evidence of wrongdoing, an accusation the prosecutors deny

What Chelsea Clinton Finds 'Most Offensive' About The GOP Platform

Chelsea Clinton accuses the Republican Party's platform of embracing "conversion therapy."

Man Pulled Over with 2,000 Pounds of Rice in Minivan

A man in the UK was pulled over when his van looked like it was overweight. It was, it was full with close to a ton of rice. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Al-Qaeda's Syrian Affiliate Says It's Cutting Ties, But Is It Really?

Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate is attempting to rebrand, but can it really detach itself from its parent organization? Probably not.

Pope to visit Auschwitz, will become 3rd pope to do so

Pope Francis is traveling to the former Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau for a somber visit at the site of suffering

FBI: Fugitive arrested nearly 40 years after Florida killing

Authorities say a man wanted for the 1977 killing of a former immigration official in Florida and the shooting of a former mayor has been arrested in North Carolina

The 'Corpse Flower' Smells Like Rotting Flesh and is Blooming in NYC

A planed dubbed 'The Corpse Flower' earned its name because it smells like rotting flesh when it's in bloom. New York City is about to experience it. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.

Promoting national unity, Clinton also seeks to build trust

Hillary Clinton has capped a four-day Democratic Party convention celebration with a plea for national unity and tolerance

Whole Foods 'World's Healthiest' Slogan Was Rejected

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says "World's Healthiest Grocery Store" is way too hard to prove.

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Samsung soars with $7bln dollar earnings

Samsung posts its best profits in over two years, powered by sales of its flagship smartphones the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. Ryan Brooks reports.

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Sony's profit falls on yen, lagging cellphones, Japan quake

Sony Corp.'s fiscal first quarter profit dipped 74 percent to 21.2 billion yen ($205 million), as earnings got hammered by a strong yen and lagging smart phone sales, and a quake that struck southwestern Japan caused damages and production halts.

Sandy Hook school opening to public, 4 years after massacre

The public will get its first glimpse of the Connecticut school built to replace the one where 20 first-graders and six educators were massacred

Why Melania Trump Says She Deleted Her Website

Melania Trump's website, including its statement that she graduated from college, has been deleted.

Key moments in Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech

On Thursday, Hillary Clinton accepted her parties nomination and immediately turned her attention to her Republican opponent.

Microsoft making additional job cuts in phone business

Microsoft says it will cut 2,850 jobs or about 2.5 percent of its workforce as it continues to scale back its troubled smartphone business

Fact check: Hillary Clinton on the economy

The CNN Reality Check team looks at the claims made by Hillary Clinton on the economy during her Democratic National Convention acceptance speech. Go to CNN.com/realitycheck for more fact checks.

Ohio college student found dead in field to be buried Friday

An Ohio college student found dead in a cornfield three days after she disappeared while riding her bicycle will be buried at a private service

Biden to speak at vigil for slain Baton Rouge officers

Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch are scheduled to speak at a Baton Rouge vigil honoring the three law enforcement officers who were killed by a lone gunman during a shootout outside a convenience store

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Hotter weather expected near blaze that killed 1

Firefighters are bracing for hotter weather and lower humidity in the area near Big Sur where a wildfire has destroyed 34 homes and killed a bulldozer driver working to contain the massive blaze

Chelsea Clinton Reminds Us (Again) That Her Mom Is Human

On the last night of the Democratic National Convention, it was Chelsea Clinton's turn to share a side of her mom that many don't see.

Monkeys Destroy Voter Lists in Thailand

Ahead of a referendum monkeys got into a polling station and destroyed voter lists. Thankfully everything should be back to normal before the vote actually happens. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.