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The Latest: Libertarian VP candidate defends Johnson

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Campaign 2016 (all times EDT):6:05 p.m.Libertarian vice presidential candidate Bill Weld is playing down criticism of running mate Gary Johnson after Johnson was initially stumped on a question about Syria's civil war.During an interview Thursday on MSNBC's "Morning Joe," Johnson was asked what he would do about Aleppo. Johnson initially said "What is Aleppo?" then offered an answer when reminded it's Syria's largest city. Read more..

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