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Democrat Clinton makes history with U.S. presidential nomination7/27/2016 10:04:55 AMPHILADELPHIA - Hillary Clinton secured the Democratic Party's White House nomination, coming back from a stinging defeat in her first presidential run in 2008 and surviving a bitter primary fight to become the first woman to head the ticket of a major party in U.S. history.Japanese police raid house of knife attack suspect7/27/2016 9:27:58 AMSAGAMIHARA, Japan - Japanese police on Wednesday raided the house of a 26-year-old man suspected of stabbing to death 19 people and wounding dozens at a facility for the disabled in a small town near Tokyo, Japan's worst mass killing in decades.Trump edges ahead of Clinton in U.S. presidential race: Reuters/Ipsos poll7/26/2016 9:15:49 PMNEW YORK - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump posted a two-point lead over his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Tuesday, the first time he has been ahead since early May.Make Hillary Likable Again: Democrats seek to recast Clinton7/27/2016 12:46:43 PMPHILADELPHIA - When Hillary Clinton first ran for president in 2008 she was badly stung by a backhanded compliment from rival Barack Obama, who called her "likable enough" before going on to win the Democratic nomination and the White House.France's Hollande meets religious leaders amid row over attacks security7/27/2016 1:06:42 PMPARIS/SAINT-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France - President Francois Hollande demonstrated interfaith unity with France's religious leaders on Wednesday after two Islamist militants killed a Roman Catholic priest in a church, igniting fierce political criticism of the government's security record.Climate change risk threatens 18 U.S. military sites: study7/27/2016 5:58:13 AMWASHINGTON - Rising sea levels due to hurricanes and tidal flooding intensified by climate change will put military bases along the U.S. East Coast and Gulf Coast at risk, according to a report released on Wednesday.Israeli forces kill Hamas militant in West Bank raid7/27/2016 1:01:51 PMJERUSALEM - Israeli troops shot dead a Hamas fighter on Wednesday who the military said was responsible for an attack that killed a rabbi in a drive-by shooting in the occupied West Bank earlier this month.California firefighters battle wildfires in hot, windy weather7/27/2016 11:56:45 AM - Crews battling a deadly wildfire in rugged drought-stricken terrain north of Los Angeles on Wednesday face a second consecutive day of scorching weather and erratic winds that could hinder their efforts.Putin: Olympic ban on Russian athletes result of political campaign7/27/2016 1:12:12 PMMOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday blamed a shadowy campaign for unfairly stripping some Russian sports people of the right to compete at the Rio Olympics over doping allegations, hitting out at what he called short-sighted political schemers.Turkey detains more journalists in clampdown on cleric's followers7/27/2016 12:49:23 PMISTANBUL/ANKARA - Turkey ordered another 47 journalists detained on Wednesday, part of a large-scale crackdown on suspected supporters of U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is accused by Ankara of masterminding a failed military coup.