Russia retaliates against US after sanctions

Russia's Foreign Ministry demanded that the United States cut the number of diplomatic staff it has in Russia and said it would seize two US diplomatic properties, in a sharp response to a new sanctions bill passed by the US Congress a day earlier.

The Latest: Governor to review sex crimes civil…

The governor of Massachusetts says he plans on reviewing the standards used to determine whether a person who has completed a prison sentence for a sex crime is sexually dangerous and should be civilly committed

US economy expanded at stronger 2.6 percent rate…

US economy expanded at 2.6 percent rate in April-June period, more than doubling first quarter growth

Outer Banks island visitors told to leave after…

Thousands of tourists who spent the winter dreaming of summer vacation on the Outer Banks now face an abrupt end to their trip after a construction company cut an electrical wire, causing a power outage

Rep. Trey Gowdy: We have to persuade people on…

South Carolina congressman weighs in on 'Fox & Friends'

Blumenthal-Clinton intel memos: Grassley wants…

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is shining a light on intelligence memos passed on to then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton by Sidney Blumenthal. Why didn't Blumenthal register as a foreign agent?

In Zimbabwe, Mugabe's wife positions as possible successor

In Zimbabwe, wife of 93-year-old president positions herself as possible successor

Old South grandeur, leavened with a cold look at slavery

Old South grandeur, leavened with a cold look at slavery: Stories of the enslaved are a growing part of plantation tours

Starbucks CEO: US and China will fuel the company…

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson, talks about the company's quarterly results and provides insight into its growth strategy.

Google Play Music to merge with YouTube Red, Uber…

The biggest stories in tech include the planned merge of Google's Play Music with YouTube Red, Apple's discontinuation of the iPod Nano and Shuffle and Uber's new $15 fee that will be assessed if a driver needs to make a return trip for a lost item.

'A big night for our health care,' says…

Rep. Joe Kennedy III, D-Mass., discusses the failure of the skinny repeal in the Senate and why he says Trump is rooting for people to care by wanting Obamacare to implode.

Want To Talk To your Pet? Amazon Says A Pet…

We all talk to our dogs. But Amazon may have some new tech on the way that may make it possible for them to talk back. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).

Trump headed to Long Island to trumpet MS-13…

Trump is headed to Long Island to trumpet his administration's crackdown on illegal immigration and violent crime

83-year-old woman, her son charged in murder-for-hire plot

Police in New Hampshire arrested a mother and son they say were involved in a murder-for-hire plot

Britain lifts laptop ban on some flights from Turkey

Britain has eased a ban on laptops and tablets in airline cabins, lifting the prohibition on some flights from Turkey

Slaying suspect nabbed after stiffing cabbie, officials say

Authorities say a man wanted for a fatal shooting in New Jersey has been captured in New York after stiffing a cab driver on a 160-mile fare

Racing for himself and others

Todd Crandell was addicted to drugs and alcohol for 13 years. Now he's completed 28 Ironmans and helps others with addiction.

Croatian taxis protest Uber at height of tourism season

Hundreds of Croatian taxi drivers are protesting against Uber services, disrupting traffic at the height of tourism season in the Adriatic country

Pakistan PM Sharif disqualified from office

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been disqualified from office by the country's Supreme Court. CNN's Andrew Stevens looks back at his political career.

Man sentenced for punching officer at Elizabeth…

An 80-year-old man convicted of battery for punching a police officer who stopped him from approaching kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart with a knife at an Indiana book signing has been sentenced to 12 years in prison

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: 'Obamacare' repeal reeling after Senate defeat; White House tensions catch fire with Scaramucci interviews; Pakistani court disqualifies Prime Minister Sharif on allegation of corruption

Thousands of North Korean laborers in US-allied…

Thousands of North Korean laborers work in the Persian Gulf, helping Pyongyang to evade international sanctions

'Shattered' authors on 'What Happened' with…

Clinton's new book will reportedly examine the 2016 campaign

How are Americans affected by ObamaCare?

Former congresswoman Dr. Nan Hayworth shares her thoughts

Dutch fund for women's sexual health tops $300 million

The Dutch government says a campaign to raise funds for access to birth control, abortion and women's sexual health programs in developing nations has so far raised more than 260 million euros ($305 million)