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Obama seeks a personal touch within a huge stadium

Posted: 08/28/2008 - Barack Obama will use his speech to a crowd of 75,000 people in a football stadium and to millions more at home tonight to explain how he would make a difference in their lives as president.

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Dems choose Obama as presidential nominee

Updated: 08/28/2008 - The Democratic National Convention has nominated Barack Obama as the party's presidential candidate, the first black American ever named to lead a major party into the fall elections.

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Tenn. Democrats slow to embrace Obama

Posted: 08/27/2008 - Several members of Tennessee's delegation to the Democratic convention in Denver were torn about whether to throw their support behind Barack Obama after Hillary Clinton easily carried the Volunteer State's primary in February.

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McCain ad calls Obama `unprepared'

Posted: 08/27/2008 - Ahead of tonight's focus on national security at the Democratic convention, John McCain has come out with a new TV ad saying Barack Obama is "dangerously unprepared" for the White House.

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Clinton meets delegates ahead of roll call

Posted: 08/27/2008 - Less than an hour before the Democratic convention calls the roll of the states, Hillary Rodham Clinton began an emotional gathering with her delegates Wednesday by telling them she was releasing them as delegates to vote for Barack Obama. Many in the crowded ballroom yelled back "No!"

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Schwarzenegger could be no-show at GOP convention

Posted: 08/27/2008 - When the Republican convention opens in St. Paul, Minnesota, Monday night, its prime-time lineup could be missing one of its biggest draws: California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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Joe Biden, Bill Clinton to speak on DNC's third day

Posted: 08/27/2008 - It will be a big night at the Democratic National Convention in Denver. Delegates will hear from Vice Presidential nominee Joe Biden, and former President Bill Clinton. Tuesday night was the former First Lady's big night.

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DNC: Roll call deal reported

Posted: 08/27/2008 - There's word of a deal between the Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton camps on today's historic roll call vote at the Democratic convention in Denver.

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Anti-abortion activists unfurl sign on mesa

Posted: 08/26/2008 - Anti-abortion activists have unfurled a huge sign on a mesa west of Denver equating the Democratic National Convention with abortion, but later removed it at the request of authorities.

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Former president warns of global warming

Posted: 08/26/2008 - Former President Clinton said Tuesday that the presidential campaign had been "endlessly fascinating," and predicted that it still has a few twists and turns ahead.

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Rev. Sharpton announces 7-state voter campaign

Posted: 08/26/2008 - The Rev. Al Sharpton says he and other civil rights leaders are kicking off a campaign to register voters in seven key states, including Tennessee.

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GOP base exerts influence on platform

Posted: 08/26/2008 - While Democrats convene in Denver, Republicans are meeting in Minneapolis, where they're hashing out their party's platform ahead of next week's convention in St. Paul.

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Gore, Kaine, Durbin will speak to Dems Thursday

Posted: 08/26/2008 - Former Vice Pesident Al Gore, Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine and Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin are among the speakers lined up for Thursday night's finale of the Democratic National Convention.

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