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Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 08:17 PM EDT

Trump Aide Dismisses Russian Link to DNC Email Leak

Trump Aide Dismisses Russian Link to DNC Email Leak

A top Donald Trump campaign adviser dismissed allegations that Russian hackers were behind the DNC email leak, NBC News reported. Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort said it showed how “desperate” Hillary...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 12:11 AM EDT

Thousands Protest in Philadelphia on Eve of DNC

Thousands Protest in Philadelphia on Eve of DNC

Thousands of demonstrators took to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first major protests ahead of the Democratic National Convention, as the city wilted...

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Independent Bloomberg to Endorse Democrat Clinton at DNC

Independent Bloomberg to Endorse Democrat Clinton at DNC

Michael Bloomberg is expected to endorse Hillary Clinton during his speech at the Democratic National Convention, an adviser for the former New York City mayor told NBC News. Bloomberg is making the endorsement...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 01:00 PM EDT

Fact Checking Clinton’s Greatest Hits

Fact Checking Clinton’s Greatest Hits

In advance of the Democratic National Convention, which begins July 25 in Philadelphia, we present a wrap-up of some of the more egregious falsehoods from Hillary Clinton, who is set to accept her party’s...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 11:07 AM EDT

Trump on Convention Speech: 'It Was Very Optimistic'

Trump on Convention Speech: 'It Was Very Optimistic'

Donald Trump pushed back against critics who called his speech at the Republican National Convention Thursday night too pessimistic, telling NBC's Chuck Todd he offered an optimistic message because "we're going...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 08:02 PM EDT

Kaine Pick as VP Could Upend Virginia Politics

Kaine Pick as VP Could Upend Virginia Politics

Two marquee races in 2017 would make swing-state Virginia the epicenter of national political attention, and bring with it the corresponding campaign fundraising and spending.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 10:53 PM EDT

Clinton on Running Mate: Kaine 'Gets Things Done'

Clinton on Running Mate: Kaine 'Gets Things Done'

Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as "a progressive who likes to get things done," joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week's...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT

Clinton 'Thrilled' With VP Pick Tim Kaine

Clinton 'Thrilled' With VP Pick Tim Kaine

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton announced Friday that she has selected the Virginia senator and former governor as her running mate. His guiding principle is "the belief that you can...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 07:49 PM EDT

Judge Inclined to Deny Request to Dismiss Trump U. Suit

Judge Inclined to Deny Request to Dismiss Trump U. Suit

A federal judge said Friday that he is inclined to deny a request by Donald Trump's lawyers to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses the Republican presidential nominee of defrauding customers at the now-defunct Trump...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:15 PM EDT

Va. Supreme Court Overturns Orders Allowing Felons to Vote

Va. Supreme Court Overturns Orders Allowing Felons to Vote

The Virginia Supreme Court has overturned Gov. Terry McAuliffe's executive orders that allowed more than 200,000 convicted felons to vote in the state.

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