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at 20:07 on July 28, 2016, EDT.

Clinton's pledge: Steady hand at 'moment of reckoning'

PHILADELPHIA — Confronting a "moment of reckoning," Hillary Clinton is casting herself as a unifier for divided times and a tested, steady hand to lead in a volatile world.

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at 20:01 on July 28, 2016, EDT.

Wildfire threatens homes in California tourist hotspot

BIG SUR, Calif. — Firefighters struggled Thursday to get the upper hand on a massive wildfire along Northern California's picturesque Big Sur coastline, where anxious residents awaited word on their homes and popular parks and trails closed at the height of tourist season.

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at 19:40 on July 28, 2016, EDT.

Man convicted in Chandra Levy's death won't be retried

Prosecutors announced Thursday that they will not retry a man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy, saying they can no longer prove their case in the 15-year-old slaying that thrust former congressman Gary Condit into the national spotlight.

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at 19:25 on July 28, 2016, EDT.

At vigil, Biden tries to comfort relatives of slain officers

BATON ROUGE, La. — The gunman's bullets that killed three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge also targeted the country and "touched the soul of an entire nation," Vice-President Joe Biden said Thursday at a memorial service for the fallen officers.

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at 19:04 on July 28, 2016, EDT.

Military: Boko Haram ambushes humanitarian convoy, wounds 5

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria — Boko Haram Islamic extremists ambushed a humanitarian convoy escorted by troops in northeast Nigeria on Thursday, wounding three civilians including a U.N. worker, and two soldiers, the army and UNICEF said.

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at 18:15 on July 28, 2016, EDT.

Car plows into Los Angeles house, killing 1 and hurting 8

LOS ANGELES — Police searched Thursday for the driver of a car that plowed into the front of a Los Angeles house where a group of mostly elderly people were holding a Bible study and prayer meeting, leaving one person dead and eight injured.

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