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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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Trump floats Ivanka for Cabinet, prompting Clinton jab

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 1:55pm
Hillary Clinton jabbed Donald Trump on Twitter after the GOP nominee answered a question about potential female cabinet members by naming his daughter, Ivanka, as a "popular" candidate.
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Trump has Harvard Republicans seeing crimson

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 1:08pm
The kids are not all right with Donald Trump.
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11-year-old Pence questioner: 'I'm full on the Trump campaign'

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 12:18pm
The 11-year-old who made national headlines this week for questioning Mike Pence about Donald Trump's rhetoric said on Friday that he "wasn't trying to be hostile" and emphasized his support for the Republican presidential nominee.
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Pence bowls an orange down plane aisle

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 12:17pm
Mike Pence was probably not expecting to see an orange roll under his feet on his campaign plane Thursday night.
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US military honors, explained

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 11:21am
Awards and honors bestowed by the military have been a major topic of conversation -- and some confusion -- in US politics for the last week. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is facing a backlash for laying into the Gold Star parents of Muslim US soldier Humayun Khan, who died in a suicide bombing during the Iraq War, after they denounced his policies at the Democratic National Convention. Trump was then criticized for comments made after a supporter gave him a Purple Heart award at a rally in Virginia Tuesday, responding that he "always wanted" one, after which critics asked if he knew why the honor is bestowed. Here's breakdown of the major honors given to military service members and their families by the US government and the reasons they are granted.
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11-year-old puts Pence on the spot with Trump question

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 10:56am
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Thursday fielded one of the toughest questions he's faced as Donald Trump's running mate - from 11-year-old Matthew Schricker.
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County GOP apologizes for 'Ready for Hillary' executioner tweet

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 10:52am
A California county Republican chairman apologized Thursday after the Riverside County GOP was criticized for a tweet that featured a medieval executioner holding a noose with the caption, "Ready for Hillary."
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Pence endorses McCain, Ayotte

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 7:33am
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence offered his support Thursday to Republican Sens. John McCain and Kelly Ayotte, days after his running mate, Donald Trump, refused to endorse the embattled Republican senators.
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Obama: Trump's election warning 'ridiculous'

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 7:31am
For the second time this week, the trappings of executive power will provide a backdrop for President Barack Obama as he fields reporters' questions -- and likely takes another swing at Donald Trump.
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Navy says goodbye to aquaflage, hello to camouflage uniforms

Fri, 08/05/2016 - 2:46am
The Navy will ditch the unpopular, blue camouflage uniforms that have been called blueberries or aquaflage, in favor of green camouflage.
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Democrats wary of post-convention bounce

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 9:58pm
New polls that suggest Hillary Clinton has built a significant lead over Donald Trump in the wake of the Democratic convention are being viewed with skepticism by both the campaign and some key Clinton supporters.
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GOP congressman on Trump in ad: 'Honestly, I don't care for him much'

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 8:52pm
One Colorado Republican has taken his discomfort with his party's presidential nominee to the airwaves.
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US holds up $300M for Pakistan over terrorism fight

Thu, 08/04/2016 - 7:55pm
The United States won't pay $300 million in military reimbursements to Pakistan after the Pentagon determined the country was not taking sufficient action against a US-designated terror group.
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