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Trump nabs billionaire GOP backer T. Boone Pickens

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 6:34pm
Top Republican donors may be taking their time flocking to Donald Trump, but a prominent billionaire is on board: energy and hedge fund magnate T. Boone Pickens.
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Navy fires officer in charge of sailors detained in Iran

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 6:30pm
The U.S. Navy officer who oversaw the 10 sailors captured and briefly detained by Iran last year has been relieved of his duties due to "loss of confidence" in his ability, the Navy announced XXXX.

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Quayle on Trump: 'The party has to unite around him'

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 6:17pm
Former Vice President Dan Quayle is calling for the GOP to unite behind Donald Trump, even as prominent Republicans on past presidential tickets distance themselves from the party nominee.
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TSA official defends agency before House panel

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 6:17pm
The administrator of the Transportation Security Administration appeared before the House Oversight Committee on Thursday to field questions over why travelers nationwide are experiencing longer security lines while the administration continues to be plagued by mismanagement.
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Biden says Trump-style rhetoric harming US security

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 5:52pm
Without naming presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump, Vice President Joe Biden insisted Wednesday that U.S. interests are damaged when politicians make blanket assessments about immigrants.
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North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory blames Democrats for 'bathroom bill'

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 5:48pm
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory on Wednesday defended his state's contentious "bathroom bill," calling it a response to activist overreach while criticizing the federal government for escalating the fight.
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How steep is Sanders' 'uphill climb' when it comes to pledged delegates?

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 5:35pm
The delegate math isn't on Sen. Bernie Sanders' side. Even after garnering 51.4% of West Virginia's Democratic primary vote, Sanders collected only seven more pledged delegates than Hillary Clinton. Clinton still leads Sanders in pledged delegates by 294.
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Trump: Giuliani for 'radical Islam' commission

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 5:06pm
Donald Trump would consider naming former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani to head of a commission on "radical Islam," the real estate mogul said Wednesday.

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Trump campaign approves white nationalist as GOP delegate after 'database error'

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 5:06pm
The head of a white nationalist political party was briefly slated to cast a ballot for Donald Trump this summer at the Republican National Convention after the campaign approved his application to serve as a California delegate.

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Cruz plans to run for re-election in 2018

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 3:34pm
Sen. Ted Cruz said Tuesday that he plans to run for re-election in Texas, putting to rest speculation that he may step aside to prepare for another run at the White House in 2020.
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House committee wants White House aide to testify over Iran comments

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 3:30pm
House Republicans are asking a White House aide thrust into controversy to testify after he suggested the Obama administration misrepresented the Iran deal to sell it to the public.
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Trump's refusal to release his tax returns is totally unprecedented

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 10:37am
Donald Trump continues to resist calls to release his tax returns.
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Pelosi dismisses Trump's candidacy: 'We've had our fun'

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 8:27am
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday had harsh words for Donald Trump's candidacy, saying she has "great faith" in the American people to deny him the White House in November.
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London Mayor Sadiq Khan: 'I'm hoping' Trump doesn't win

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 7:20am
London's new mayor Sadiq Khan has told CNN's Christiane Amanpour that he hopes Donald Trump does not win the American presidential election.
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Trump: No regret over questioning McCain's heroism

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 6:16am
Donald Trump expressed no remorse Wednesday for saying last summer that Sen. John McCain was "not a war hero," despite being captured in Vietnam and tortured as a prisoner of war.
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With Trump as nominee, delegate spots lose appeal for Republicans

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 5:23am
Some Republican delegates to July's convention are dropping out now that Donald Trump is the presumptive nominee
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Cruz campaign not releasing delegates in Kansas, Oklahoma before convention

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 9:32pm
Ted Cruz is not releasing delegates in at least two states, a sign he may hold onto some clout at this summer's Republican National Convention.
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Clinton questions why Trump isn't releasing tax returns

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 8:57pm
Hillary Clinton needled Donald Trump on Wednesday for not releasing his tax returns, questioning why the presumptive GOP nominee has put out scant information about how much he makes and pays in taxes.
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The 2 Trumps

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 8:57pm
Donald Trump is still Donald Trump.
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Trump jokes Budweiser 'America' label reflects anticipated win

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 8:12pm
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump jokingly took credit Wednesday for Anheuser-Busch InBev temporarily renaming Budweiser to "America" this summer.
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