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7 things to know about Tim Kaine

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 4:25pm
In choosing Tim Kaine as her running mate, Hillary Clinton has selected a no-frills politician widely seen as a "safe" choice.
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Ex-KKK Grand Wizard David Duke running for Senate

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 2:02pm
Former Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard David Duke announced his US Senate campaign Friday in Louisiana, promising to defend the rights of European Americans.
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Why Tim Kaine has already made history

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 1:19pm
Hillary Clinton is hoping her decision to tap Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her running mate will go down in history as a move that helped her capture the presidency, but it's already rife with historical implications. Here's a look at why Kaine's addition to the ticket is notable in US history.
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Trump, Warren reignite Twitter feud

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 1:05pm
Donald Trump and Elizabeth Warren continued their ongoing Twitter feud Saturday in the wake of Hillary Clinton's decision to tap Tim Kaine as her running mate.
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Famous 'Shawshank' oak falls

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:53am
One of the most famous trees in cinematic history is gone. The white oak from the movie "The Shawshank Redemption" has fallen in Mansfield, Ohio.
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Opinion: How Dems can write a better rulebook

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:48am
This weekend, the Democratic Party finds itself at a crossroads. Before the start of its national convention, the Democratic rules committee will meet in Philadelphia and make a choice: Keep the current superdelegate system or not.
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Video shows moment of suicide bombing

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:38am
ISIS is claiming responsibility for killing dozens of people and wounding more than 200 during a peaceful demonstration in Kabul, Afghanistan.
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'Game of Thrones' blooper reel

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:28am
With battles, backstabbing and death happening on-screen, it's no wonder the cast of "Game of Thrones" takes every possible opportunity to get a laugh in.
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Fla. men charged with backing ISIS

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:20am
Three Florida men have been arrested and charged with conspiring and attempting to provide material support and resources to ISIS, the Department of Justice announced Friday.
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Clinton picks Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 10:22am
Hillary Clinton is preparing to announce her vice presidential running mate as early as Friday, aides said, with their first joint appearance expected Saturday in Miami.
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Philadelphia's other historic convention

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 9:37am
Philadelphia isn't just the go-to place for cheesesteaks, it's also played host to political assemblies since the revolution. Democrats and Republicans alike have chosen Philly to host some of their most important and historic party conventions.
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3 reasons you'll spend more at 40 than at 30

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 9:30am
What age group in America spends the most money? It depends on the category, but you'd think younger Americans -- those less likely to be married or have kids -- would lead the pack at least as far as entertainment goes.
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Opinion: Clinton missed opportunity with Kaine pick

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 9:05am
In case you didn't hear any fanfare late Friday night when Hillary Clinton announced her vice presidential running mate, that's because Tim Kaine is not a fanfare type of candidate. He is, by definition, meh. Then again, running against the irrational and unpredictable Donald Trump and his out of touch right wing running mate Mike Pence, maybe a steady dose of "meh" is what this election needs.
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Opinion: What's fueling the Republican fury

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 8:08am
In accepting the Republican Party's nomination for president, Donald Trump's speech purposefully played to multiple layers of racial anxiety (ones that, alternately, cast undocumented Latinos, Black Lives Matter demonstrators and Muslims as foils straight from central casting) that perfectly captured the mood of the Republican National Convention.
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What we know -- and don't know

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:52am
A gunman opened fire at a Munich McDonald's and then at a shopping mall, killing nine people Friday evening. So far, there are more questions than answers after yet another shooting rampage in Europe.
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Obama reacts to Trump's speech

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 7:08am
President Barack Obama on Friday responded to Donald Trump's convention speech, specifically disputing the Republican presidential nominee's view that the country is being threatened by rising crime rates and illegal immigration.
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Rihanna to play iconic role in 'Bates Motel'

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 5:28am
Pop star Rihanna will be bringing her acting talents to the small screen when she takes on a key role in the final season of "Bates Motel."
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Floods, landslides kill 72 people

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 4:43am
Heavy rains triggered flooding and landslides in China this week, leaving at least 72 people dead, authorities said.
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Police: Suspected Munich gunman is dead

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 2:19am
The shooting at Munich's Olympia shopping mall "looks like a terror attack," a police representative said.
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Intersex veteran sues over passport denial

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 12:47am
A Colorado Navy veteran who identifies as neither male nor female has taken the State Department to court for refusing to administer a gender-neutral passport.
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