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Libertarian Candidate Gary Johnson Says Endorsement From Romney Could Be Coming

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A third-party candidate for president said he could be getting support from a former presidential candidate.

On Thursday, Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer that 2012 Republican nominee Mitt Romney was considering endorsing him for president. 532 more words

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Chelsea Clinton: My Mother 'Never, Ever Gives Up'

PHILADELPHIA (CBSNewYork) — Chelsea Clinton described her presidential nominee mother Thursday night as a woman of passion, strength, empathy and love who “never forgets what she’s fighting for,” and “never, ever gives up.” 523 more words

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Introduces Himself As Michael Jordan At DNC Because 'Trump Couldn't Tell The Difference'

PHILADELPHIA (CBSNewYork/AP) — Basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar had a slam-dunk of a joke at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday night.

“I’m Michael Jordan and I’m here with Hillary. 361 more words

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Activist Sarah McBride Becomes First Openly Transgender Person To Address National Convention

PHILADELPHIA (CBSNewYork) — Activist Sarah McBride became the first openly transgender person to speak at a national political convention Thursday.

“It’s about time,” U.S. Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, D-N.Y., said as he introduced McBride — national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign — at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. 340 more words

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Clinton: 'We Will Rise To The Challenge'

PHILADELPHIA (CBSNewYork/AP) — Hillary Clinton told a nationally televised audience during her historic speech at the Democratic National Convention that “America is once again at a moment of reckoning.” 2,126 more words

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Cuomo: 'Soul Of America' At Stake

PHILADELPHIA (CBSNewYork) — Seeking to echo his father’s keynote address at the 1984 Democratic National Convention, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the “soul of America” is at stake this presidential election. 407 more words

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