With the Democratic Convention set to kick off in Philadelphia, Monday the website WikiLeaks published some 19,000 emails suggesting that the top DNC officials played favorites during the primary. Hillary Clinton’s camp blamed Russia for the leaks.
The International Olympic Committee has decided against the complete ban on Russian athletes from the Olympics in Rio De Janeiro. The IOC says it’s leaving it up to global federations to decide which Russian athletes to accept in their sports.
Thousands of California homes have been evacuated as two massive wildfires continue to spread. Firefighters have been trying to beat back a blaze since Friday that has blackened more than 34 square miles of brush on ridgelines near the city of Santa Clarita.
And Florida officials hope that a former tanker sunk off the state's southern coast will become a major scuba diving attraction. Lady Luck is the newest center piece of Shipwreck Park as a series of underwater dive wrecks.
Kelly Daschle, associated press with AP Newsminute.