Republican National Convention

Celeb presence will be smaller this year for Dems

WASHINGTON (AP) – Four years ago, Ben Affleck was a familiar presence around the Democratic convention, packing produce for charity and even winning a poker tournament. Singer Fergie performed with her Black Eyed Peas. Sheryl […]


Isaac heads for Hispaniola

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Forecasters say Tropical Storm Isaac probably won’t be tagged a hurricane until Monday, when it reaches the Gulf of Mexico. The storm, which is centered 175 miles southwest of […]


Tropical Storm Isaac forms

MIAMI (AP) – Forecasters say Tropical Storm Isaac has formed in the Atlantic with a track that could possibly take it toward Florida where the Republican National Convention will be held next week. Storm warnings […]