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Hacked Emails Complicate Democratic National Convention

By Ken Thomas and Catherine Lucey | Jul 24
The chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, announced abruptly Sunday afternoon that she would step down at week's end. Sanders had called earlier Sunday for her departure.

Clinton Says Veep Pick Kaine is Everything GOP Ticket Isn't

By Ken Thomas and Lisa Lerer | Jul 24
Hillary Clinton debuted running mate Sen. Tim Kaine on Saturday as a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality - "everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not" - at a boisterous rally ahead of next week's Democratic National Convention

Business Was Booming for Cleveland's Gay Escorts During the GOP Convention

Jul 24
Although the Democrats' convention is in Philadelphia, closeted Republicans turned Cleveland into another "city of brotherly love" this week.

Clinton and Kaine Debut as Democratic Ticket in Florida

By Ken Thomas | Jul 23
Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as "a progressive who likes to get things done," joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week's Democratic National Convention.

Hacked Emails Show Democratic Party Hostility to Sanders

By Stephen Braun | Jul 23
Over 19,000 emails from Democratic party officials, leaked in advance of Hillary Clinton's nomination at the party's convention next week in Philadelphia, details the acrimonious split between the Democratic National Committee and Bernie Sanders.

Self-Assured, Kaine Brings a Steady Hand to Clinton Ticket

By Alan Suderman | Jul 23
Tim Kaine has an Election Day tradition when his name is on the ballot. The avid outdoorsman votes early, then goes hiking in the woods with friends and family for a few hours of calm away from the nervous last-minute energy of political campaigns.

Trump Convention Speech Draws 32.2 Million TV Viewers

Jul 23
The Nielsen company says an estimated 32.2 million people watched Donald Trump deliver his GOP nomination acceptance speech.

Star of 'The Bachelor' Not Running for Office After All

Jul 23
Ben Higgins, the most recent star of ABC's "The Bachelor," announced Friday he had abandoned a campaign for public office in Colorado, just two days after filing the required paperwork to run.

Democratic Delegates Mostly Positive About Kaine

Jul 23
Delegates to the Democratic National Convention are giving mostly positive reviews to Hillary Clinton's choice for vice president, saying he will appeal to moderates but do little to soothe disenchanted Bernie Sanders supporters.

Did Trump's Dark Tone at Convention Resonate With Voters?

Jul 23
CBS News contributor and Republican strategist Frank Luntz joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the tone of Donald Trump's acceptance speech and how he predicts Trump will poll after Thursday night at the GOP convention.

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