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Pence, Kaine joust over Trump's suggestion Clinton ditch 'bodyguards'

Sun, 09/18/2016 - 11:21am
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says it's "nonsense" to suggest Donald Trump was inciting violence against Hillary Clinton when he said Friday that "her bodyguards should drop all weapons" and "let's see what happens to her."
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Obama: Trump would be 'insult to my legacy'

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 11:02pm
President Barack Obama is expected to deliver a "call to action" Saturday at a Congressional Black Caucus awards dinner, a senior administration official tells CNN, and he will implore black voters to help stop Republican nominee Donald Trump.
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The week in politics

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 10:52pm
Take a look at the week in politics from September 11 through September 17.
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No, Hillary Clinton did not start the 'birther' movement

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 8:20pm
After more than five years of touting "birther" conspiracy theories, Donald Trump on Friday finally conceded a simple truth: "President Barack Obama was born in the United States."
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Robert Gates: Trump 'beyond repair'

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 6:21pm
Robert Gates criticized both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on their preparedness to handle US foreign policy -- but the former defense secretary reserved his harshest language for the Republican nominee, who he said is "beyond repair."
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Debate official's advice to moderators: It's not about you

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 6:10pm
The moderators of the upcoming presidential debates should take a backseat approach when it comes to intervening between the candidates, the co-chairman of the Commission on Presidential Debates said Saturday.
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Warren: Trump has 'dark and ugly soul'

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 5:44pm
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren tore into Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on the campaign trail Saturday for lying about President Barack Obama's citizenship and hinting at violence against his Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton.
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'Entourage' star Grenier lends star power to ocean preservation

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 5:26pm
After spending eight years on the HBO television hit "Entourage," a show that promoted conspicuous consumption and immediate gratification, actor and ocean conservation advocate Adrian Grenier is now promoting the exact opposite: a "wholistic lifestyle and culture change," where people are committed to protecting the planet and building the future world in which they want to live.
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To help Pence, playing the role of Tim Kaine is ... Scott Walker?

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 4:08pm
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is playing Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine in debate preps with Mike Pence, a source familiar with the GOP vice presidential hopeful's efforts told CNN Saturday.
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Pence releases letter proclaiming 'healthy lifestyle'

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 3:14pm
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Saturday released a letter from his doctor that describes a "healthy lifestyle" and no major medical issues for the Republican vice presidential hopeful.
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Trump's surreal Friday, from press row

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 12:47pm
A manufactured storyline. A promise of a "major statement." And an ulterior motive.
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Trump on disarming Clinton's guards: 'See what happens'

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 12:45pm
Donald Trump on Friday wondered aloud what would happen to Hillary Clinton should her Secret Service detail disarm.
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Clinton and Trump raise money for presidential transition

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 9:40am
Staffers for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are already working to plan their future administrations. But first, they are raising some cash.
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Why Democrats are anxious

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 9:22am
Donald Trump's reversal on the "birther" controversy is shifting attention -- at least for the moment -- from a a major shift in the presidential race.
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Senate Democrats turn to red states in hope of winning majority

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 9:18am
Senate Democrats, worried about their chances in key battlegrounds of Ohio and Florida this fall, are increasingly setting their sights on three red states to bring them back to the majority.
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US Air Force grounds F-35 fighter jets

Sat, 09/17/2016 - 7:38am
The US Air Force said Friday it has grounded 10 of its F-35 Joint Strike Fighters, just over a month after they were declared "combat ready."
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Levinson's family hopes high-level meetings will spur efforts to find him

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 9:13pm
Two children of the longest-held hostage in American history are hoping a series of meetings this week in Washington will renew efforts to find their father nearly 10 years after he disappeared in Iran.
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Johnson, Stein fail to qualify for first debate

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 8:30pm
Libertarian Gary Johnson and Green Party nominee Jill Stein will not participate in the first presidential debate, and their running mates will not be in the vice presidential debate, the Commission on Presidential Debates announced Friday.
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Trump shifts on Cuba, says he would reverse Obama's deal

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 8:22pm
Donald Trump said Friday that he would reverse the deal President Barack Obama struck to reopen diplomatic relations and re-establish some trade with Cuba unless the Cuban regime meets his demands to restore political freedoms and free political prisoners.
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Donald Trump's 'birther' game

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 8:21pm
Just as Donald Trump gained on Hillary Clinton this week, he returned to his old ways of self-sabotage.
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