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French president: Trump gives 'retching feeling'

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 7:27pm
French President François Hollande said Tuesday that Donald Trump's "excesses" give those watching a "retching feeling," adding his voice to the onslaught of criticism directed at the Republican candidate.
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First on CNN: Super PAC to begin $1M pro-Trump radio campaign

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:48pm
A new super PAC is beginning what is expected to be a $1 million radio buy on behalf of Donald Trump, a campaign that will be one of the largest advertising purchases for the Republican presidential nominee so far.
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US sent plane with $400 million in cash to Iran

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:44pm
US officials confirmed Wednesday that the Obama administration secretly arranged a plane delivery of $400 million in cash on the same day Iran released four American prisoners and formally implemented the nuclear deal.
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41 US military members have now contracted Zika

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:39pm
Thirty-three members of the US military have contracted the Zika virus overseas in countries where the virus has been identified, according to the Pentagon.
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Supreme Court temporarily blocks order on transgender bathroom use

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:38pm
A divided Supreme Court agreed Wednesday to temporarily block a lower court order that had cleared the way for a transgender male high school student to use the boys' bathroom in a Virginia public school this fall.
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Obama issues 214 commutations for drug offenders

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 6:23pm
President Barack Obama granted a history-making 214 commutations Wednesday, the highest number granted on a single day in more than a century.
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Trump aide: Clinton responsible for Khan's death, not Obama

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 5:45pm
A top surrogate for Donald Trump admitted Wednesday she was wrong to say that President Barack Obama was responsible for Capt. Humayun Khan's death.
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Poll finds Clinton, Trump supporters have few friends on other side

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 5:38pm
If you support a particular presidential candidate, it's likely that many of your friends feel the same way.
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Pence, Trump diverge on Ryan support

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 5:27pm
House Speaker Paul Ryan's Republican primary opponent said Wednesday he's not being used by Donald Trump and would gladly accept the Republican nominee's endorsement if it were offered.
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Irish pub invites restroom patrons to take aim at Trump

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 5:14pm
An Irish pub has a new bar game for politics fans.
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Sources: Trump world frustrated by their candidate

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 5:12pm
Donald Trump aides and people close to his campaign are increasingly frustrated by his insistence on waging various fights that steer him off message.
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Trump, Clinton battle for North Carolina

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 5:08pm
It's a red state that went blue in 2008. Then switched back to red again in 2012.
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What Libertarian Gary Johnson believes in 2 minutes

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 4:30pm
Not a Republican; not a Democrat. Gary Johnson on the what makes the Libertarian Party different.
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Trump's strange campaign gets stranger

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 4:04pm
Donald Trump is testing just how far he can push his unconventional campaign without wrecking it.
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Political Prediction Market: Clinton odds for the White House at 82%

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 2:29pm
Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's odds to win the White House are at 82%, according to CNN's Political Prediction Market.
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DC transit officer charged with aiding ISIS

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 2:10pm
A police officer with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority was arrested Wednesday and charged with providing material support to ISIS, according to two law enforcement officials.
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Combat-tested U.S. bombers headed to Pacific

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 11:49am
The U.S. Air Force is sending bombers with thousands of hours of combat experience to Guam this week to bolster the U.S. military presence in the Asia-Pacific, the service says.
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Khan to Trump: 'Put that Purple Heart back'

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 10:59am
Khizr Khan on Tuesday accused Donald Trump of dodging the Vietnam War draft, and said he shouldn't have accepted a Purple Heart given to him at a rally earlier in the day, deeming it the latest sign of his inability to empathize with parents of fallen soldiers.
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Trump: 'You can get the baby out of here'

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 10:48am
Donald Trump, trying to reassure a distressed mother with a crying baby, said Tuesday that he loves hearing babies cry at his rallies and told her not to worry -- only to change his mind just a moment later.
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Report: Bush fears "isolationism, nativism and protectionism"

Wed, 08/03/2016 - 10:35am
Former President George W. Bush seemed to speak out against Donald Trump without mentioning him by name at a fundraising event Tuesday, warning against policies of "isolationism, nativism and protectionism" and urging the GOP to ensure that "everyone feels welcome"
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