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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.

Openly Gay Candidate Runs for Berkeley Mayor

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 23
Gay Berkeley City Councilman Kriss Worthington has decided to run this November for mayor of the East Bay city.

Clinton Chooses Tim Kaine as Running Mate

Jul 22
Hillary Clinton says in a text message to supporters that she's picked Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to join her on the Democratic ticket as their party's nominee for vice president.

Gay Rights Group Says Trump Pandering for Votes

Jul 22
The nation's largest gay rights group is accusing Donald Trump of "pandering" to gay voters in his convention speech by denouncing violence and oppression against the LGBT community.

Philadelphia Readies for DNC After Quiet Cleveland Protests

By Kristen De Groot | Jul 22
As Cleveland breathes a sigh of relief after protests during the Republican convention came and went without mass disruptions and violence, eyes now turn to Philadelphia, the nation's fifth largest city that offers a bigger stage for bigger protests.

Ex-KKK Leader David Duke Says He Plans to Run for US Senate

By Melinda Deslatte | Jul 22
Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke announced Friday on his website that he plans to run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana.

Former KKK Leader David Duke Loved Trump's RNC Speech

Jul 22
Donald Trump's acceptance speech at the 2016 Republican National Convention Thursday night was as insane as you might have imagined. It sparked a lot of reaction, but it especially touched David Duke, the former grand wizard of the Ku Klux Klan.

Report: Maine Republican Says Gay Lawmaker is Hated

Jul 22
A county Republican Party leader in Maine has come under fire from Democrats and fellow Republicans for an email they say belittles an openly gay state lawmaker.

Watch :: Jon Stewart Takes on Trump, Fox News Behind Colbert's Desk

Jul 22
Jon Stewart has taken on Donald Trump and the Republican National Convention in a riff that mirrored his signature segments on "The Daily Show."

Trump's Closer is Over, Clinton Set to Snag Attention

By Kathleen Hennessey and Calvin Woodward | Jul 22
Hillary Clinton is set to snatch attention from Republicans by naming her running mate in advance of the Democratic convention, with Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine the leading contender.

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