In Depth

Gavin Long’s last 10 days, from book peddler to Baton Rouge cop killer

Gavin Eugene Long left Kansas City on July 7 with a load of self-help books in his rental car

In Dallas and Houston, he stopped in barbershops and neighborhoods to give away books and spread his beliefs

A friend who has talked with Long’s family members recounts his last phone calls

Videos

Why Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton’s VP pick

Experienced and popular, the 58-year-old senator from Virginia rounds out the Democratic ticket for the 2016 race for the White House. What makes Tim Kaine Hillary Clinton’s ideal vice presidential running mate?
Natalie Fertig McClatchy
Why Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton’s VP pick 1:17

Why Sen. Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton’s VP pick

Republican National Convention protests by the numbers 1:59

Republican National Convention protests by the numbers

Timelapse: Donald Trump accepts presidential nomination 2:13

Timelapse: Donald Trump accepts presidential nomination

Trump's big night: Promises security and better trade deals for America 7:56

Trump's big night: Promises security and better trade deals for America