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Trump invokes Bill Clinton impeachment in latest attack

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 8:33pm
Donald Trump invoked Bill Clinton's impeachment in an escalation of his attacks on Hillary Clinton over the family's treatment of women on Saturday.
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Clinton congratulates newly elected London mayor

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 8:32pm
Hillary Clinton congratulated the newly elected mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, in a tweet Saturday morning.
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The backdoor GOP conversations happening around Trump

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 8:32pm
What's the backup plan for the Trump ticket? Who's on the presumptive nominee's short list for fund-raising? And how will Hillary Clinton's email controversy play out in the election as the investigation comes to a close?
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Trump: Clinton 'enabler' attack justified

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 8:30pm
Donald Trump said Monday he called Hillary Clinton an "enabler" of her husband's infidelity as "retribution" for her playing the "woman's card" against him.
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Trump: Clinton wants to abolish 2nd Amendment

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 7:53pm
Donald Trump on Saturday accused likely Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton of wanting to abolish the right of Americans to legally own guns.
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Clinton calls on media to step up scrutiny of Trump

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 7:52pm
Hillary Clinton has a fresh target as she steps up her attacks on Donald Trump: the media.
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North Carolina sues US Justice Department in defense of HB2

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 7:17pm
It's deadline day for North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory.
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How Cruz was out-outsidered by Trump

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 5:44pm
Ted Cruz was always the Washington outsider. He just wasn't the Washington outsider Republicans wanted.
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Palin on Trump VP talk: 'I want to help and not hurt'

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 5:31pm
Sarah Palin says she wouldn't want to be a "burden" on the Republican ticket by becoming Donald Trump's vice presidential running mate.
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Poll: 6-in-10 oppose bills like the North Carolina transgender bathroom law

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 4:52pm
Americans broadly oppose laws that would require transgender people to use facilities that correspond with their gender at birth rather than their gender identity, according to a new CNN/ORC Poll, and three-quarters favor laws guaranteeing equal protection for transgender individuals.
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Trump: 'Taxes for the rich will go up somewhat'

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 2:08pm
Donald Trump says taxes on the wealthy could increase if he's elected president -- and that he personally wouldn't mind paying higher taxes.
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Judge OKs State Department depositions in Clinton email probe

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 2:06pm
A federal judge Wednesday approved a plan for the taking of depositions by several current and former State Department officials about Hillary Clinton's email server.

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Romney warns of 'demagogues' in commencement speech

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 10:09am
Mitt Romney on Saturday took a thinly veiled shot at Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, warning against "demagogues" in a commencement address.
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GOP luminaries pick sides on Trump as party rift widens

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 10:07am
The Republican rift over Donald Trump widened Friday as major GOP figures continued to pick sides over whether to support the billionaire businessman's candidacy.
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For Kasich, it was about the journey

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 8:11am
"They were absolutely magic," John Kasich said Wednesday, as he announced that he was dropping out of the presidential race.
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Trump says he was 'blindsided' by Ryan

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 6:57am
Donald Trump said he was "blindsided" by House Speaker Paul Ryan's announcement earlier this week that he was not yet ready to support the presumptive Republican nominee.
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Obama shortens sentences for more drug offenders

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 6:14am
President Barack Obama on Thursday shortened the prison sentences for dozens of additional drug offenders, the latest in an ongoing attempt to rein in lengthy punishments for non-violent crimes.
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Trump's white voter problem

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 6:13am
Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump faces all the familiar problems that previous GOP standard bearers have confronted over the last six cycles: awful numbers among young voters, women, Latinos and African-Americans.
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An Irish daughter seeks to end shame of her secret adoption

Mon, 05/09/2016 - 6:11am
When she marks Mother's Day on Sunday, Caitriona Palmer of Washington, like millions of moms, will hold her three young children close. But her thoughts will also be thousands of miles away in Ireland, where there are two women who are her mothers.
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Trump hits back at 'goofy' Warren

Sun, 05/08/2016 - 12:59pm
Donald Trump took to Twitter Friday evening to pile criticism on Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who earlier in the week had condemned the presumptive GOP nominee as a racist.
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