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Trump endorses Ryan, McCain

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 2:34pm
Donald Trump is expected to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan on Friday, moving to mend an intra-party rift that has put the Republican presidential nominee at odds with its highest-ranking elected official.
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Clinton may have 'short-circuited' on emails

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 2:10pm
Hillary Clinton called on journalists Friday to hold Donald Trump accountable, saying reporters "have a special responsibility to our democracy at a time like this."
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Video purportedly showing US payment to Iran emerges

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 12:50pm
A new video emerged Friday that purportedly shows a US payment of $400 million worth of cash delivered to Iran on the day Tehran released several American prisoners in January.
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Palin doubles down on Ryan snub despite Trump endorsement

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 12:42pm
Sarah Palin reiterated her support for Paul Ryan's primary challenger Friday night immediately after her political ally, Donald Trump, endorsed the House speaker.
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Trump's absurd week

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 12:38pm
In most campaign seasons, the days following the conventions are counted on to provide a bit of a breather ahead of the sprint to Election Day. But 2016 is a different beast -- and Donald Trump a unique candidate. This past week delivered a volume of political attacks, zingers, morality plays and controversies unseen in modern politics.
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WikiLeaks walks back Assange claim on hacking Trump tax returns

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 12:19pm
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Friday his organization is "working on" obtaining Donald Trump's undisclosed tax returns, though the group later walked back his comments.
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Obama takes on Trump with tough talk

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 12:00pm
It's one more historic barrier President Barack Obama has shattered.
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Justice Kennedy's evolution on race

Sat, 08/06/2016 - 8:10am
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has long marched alongside Chief Justice John Roberts on race. That has changed.
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Kasich: I don't know if I'll vote for Trump

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 10:26pm
John Kasich says he's no closer to endorsing Donald Trump for president, cementing his place as one of the most prominent holdouts in the Republican Party.
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Trump escalates attacks on Clinton's character

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 9:25pm
Donald Trump escalated his attacks Friday on Hillary Clinton's character, just as top former government officials are questioning his own.
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Khizr Khan: America is already great

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 9:06pm
When I took to the stage to speak at the Democratic National Convention last week, I did so to honor my son, Humayun, who was killed 12 years ago while serving in the U.S. military in Iraq. But I also spoke to remind the American people that American Muslims are an integral thread of the American tapestry.
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Melania Trump's nude photos expose gap in her immigration story

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 8:47pm
Melania Trump posed nude at a photo shoot in New York City in 1995 -- a year before she obtained a visa to legally work in the United States.
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Judge dismisses debate lawsuit filed by Gary Johnson and Jill Stein

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 7:19pm
Libertarian Party presidential candidate Gary Johnson is vowing to keep fighting after a judge dismissed his lawsuit against the Commission on Presidential Debates.
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Clinton repeats debunked claim about FBI email investigation

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 7:09pm
Hillary Clinton is repeating her false claim that the FBI said her statements on her use of a private email were "truthful."
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Trump backs off false Iran video claim

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 5:43pm
Donald Trump backed off a false claim Friday morning, admitting he had not seen a video of a $400 million payment being unloaded from a US plane in Iran.
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Trump: 'I don't throw babies out'

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 5:05pm
Donald Trump sought to correct the record Friday on his position on babies.
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The prince and the '28 pages'

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 4:18pm
When the United States caught its first big al Qaeda operative, six months after the 9/11 terror attacks, it found a disturbing clue: phone numbers linked to the United States.
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Clinton's, Trump's campaign game plans on display in Colorado

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 3:54pm
Pokemon Go and US presidential politics?
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Ex-CIA chief endorses Clinton, labels Trump 'threat to national security'

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 2:57pm
Michael Morell, former director of the CIA, endorsed Hillary Clinton for president in a New York Times op-ed Friday, praising the former secretary of state's qualifications and warning that GOP nominee Donald Trump "may well pose a threat to national security."
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Clinton's lead over Trump grows in new national polls

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 2:31pm
Hillary Clinton has widened her lead over Donald Trump in a pair of new national polls published on Thursday, as the Republican nominee ends one of the worst weeks of his campaign.
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