Members of the predominantly Kurdish U.S.-backed Syria Democratic Forces have been on the offensive in Manbij since late May, backed by U.S.-led coalition airstrikes. SDF said the offer is meant to protect civilians.
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'Clinton must become the next president of the United States,' stressed Sanders.
Beginning with the Wikileaks email scandal and the resignation of the chair of the DNC, day one of the Democratic National Convention ended with a full endorsement of Hillary Clinton by former rival Bernie Sanders.
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says political parties in Turkey had found common ground to pass a limited number of constitutional changes.
Willian Harry Meece's says he was unfairly removed from a kosher meals program for eating an unlabeled meal of rotisserie chicken.
Shailene Woodley, Susan Sarandon and Danny Glover join 1,000 vowing to fight for environmental justice, even though Bernie Sanders won't be driving the Democrats' agenda.
German officials see no clear link to Islamist militant motives on part of 27-year-old bomber at an outdoor concert in Ansbach. Three victims suffer serious wounds.
In an interview, Trump called for vigilance to deter people coming from countries 'compromised by terrorism.'
Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn retweeted a post alleging that Jews were blaming the former Soviet Union for leaks that were published recently from internal Democratic National Committee emails.
Five people were killed, including an infant.