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Friday, May 27, 2016 at 05:20 AM EDT

Virginia Governor Asks Agencies to Trim Budgets

Virginia Governor Asks Agencies to Trim Budgets

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is asking state agencies to trim their spending because of lower-than-expected tax collections.

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 07:22 AM EDT

'Death Fell From the Sky': Obama at Hiroshima

'Death Fell From the Sky': Obama at Hiroshima

Barack Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the site of the Hiroshima atomic bombing on Friday, using the moment to call for a world without nuclear weapons, NBC News reported. Some 140,000...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 07:51 PM EDT

USSS Employees Disciplined for Violating Congressman's Privacy

USSS Employees Disciplined for Violating Congressman's Privacy

More than 40 Secret Service employees were disciplined for improperly accessing information about Rep. Jason Chaffetz last year, NBC News reported. One employee resigned, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 07:50 PM EDT

Judge Blocks Release of Video, Audio of Mills in Clinton Deposition

Judge Blocks Release of Video, Audio of Mills in Clinton Deposition

A federal judge granted a request Thursday to block the release of video from an upcoming deposition of Hillary Clinton’s former chief of staff at the State Department, NBC News reported.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 07:27 PM EDT

Trump Looks to RNC for Ground Game

Trump Looks to RNC for Ground Game

Donald Trump said he believes the Republican National Committee will help him in his ground game and his plans to turn 15 blue states red, NBC News reported. "As far as building the infrastructure for...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 04:49 PM EDT

Clinton Wins Kentucky as Sanders Accepts Primary Result

Clinton Wins Kentucky as Sanders Accepts Primary Result

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says his campaign accepts primary results in Kentucky, handing front-runner Hillary Clinton another victory. A review of election results Thursday yielded...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 06:10 PM EDT

Trump vs. Sanders Debate? The Two Are Tossing Idea Around

Trump vs. Sanders Debate? The Two Are Tossing Idea Around

Chances are likely slim, but what about a Donald Trump-Bernie Sanders debate heading into the crucial June 7 California primary? That possibility surfaced Wednesday, even if in a jocular tone, in an indirect...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 08:22 PM EDT

Trump Reaches the Magic Number to Clinch Nomination

Trump Reaches the Magic Number to Clinch Nomination

Donald Trump on Thursday secured the number of GOP delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president, NBC News has confirmed. Trump passed the 1,237 mark after unbound delegates from...

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 08:37 AM EDT

What the State Dept. Email Report Means for Clinton

What the State Dept. Email Report Means for Clinton

Hillary Clinton is telling voters not to trust Donald Trump. But a new government report about her usage of a private email server as secretary of state is complicating that message.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 07:35 AM EDT

Obama: Trump Candidacy Has 'Rattled' World Leaders

Obama: Trump Candidacy Has 'Rattled' World Leaders

President Barack Obama said world leaders are "rattled" by Donald Trump and have a good reason to feel that way, NBC News reported. Speaking at a news conference while at the G7 meeting in Japan, Obama...

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