As of Tuesday evening, Donald Trump is officially the Republican Party's presidential nominee. The delegate vote count was: 1,725 Trump, 475 Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, 120 Ohio Gov. John Kasich, 114 Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, seven Ben Carson, three Jeb Bush, and two Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul.
- Things to watch for on day three of the Republican convention.
- New York City police are searching for a man who opened fire on a street in Brooklyn, narrowly missing two cops. The cops are not believed to have been the intended target. Meanwhile, in Kansas, an officer who was shot in his patrol car Tuesday afternoon, has died.
- Don't pretend to be your ex-boyfriend's current wife on Craigslist.
- "The response to Melania Trump's plagiarism is an example of white privilege."
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.
Many arms of government are unpopular with large swathes of the American population.
It took a jury 26 minutes to decide that Jonathan Vanderhagen wasn't guilty.
Navy Confirms Authenticity of UFO Videos Published by Blink-182 Frontman's Extraterrestrial Research Organization
The videos show a U.S. military jet's encounter with what appears to be a fast-moving, unidentified object.