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Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 12:03 AM EDT

Trump Pinata Pummeled, Protesters Arrested at Calif. Rally

Trump Pinata Pummeled, Protesters Arrested at Calif. Rally

Seven adults and one juvenile have been arrested in the wake of Donald Trump's Wednesday rally in Anaheim after police declared an unlawful assembly of protesters outside the event. The announcement to disperse...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 11:03 AM EDT

Sherwood's Notebook: Words Matter... a Lot!

Sherwood's Notebook: Words Matter... a Lot!

Well, The Washington Post certainly set off a firestorm with its published poll on whether the word "Redskins" offends Native Americans.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 09:33 PM EDT

Clinton Targets Trump's Housing Crash Gain

Clinton Targets Trump's Housing Crash Gain

Hillary Clinton and her Democratic allies dove deeper into Donald Trump's record Tuesday, launching a new round of attacks designed to paint the billionaire businessman as profiting off the housing crisis...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 07:41 PM EDT

Va. Gov.: I Followed Law in Accepting Donations

Va. Gov.: I Followed Law in Accepting Donations

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's confident he followed the law in accepting donations that now appear to be part of a federal criminal investigation.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 12:48 PM EDT

Sanders Campaign Requests Ky. Vote Recanvass

Sanders Campaign Requests Ky. Vote Recanvass

Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign requested a recanvass in Kentucky's presidential primary Tuesday, where he trails Hillary Clinton by less than one-half of 1 percent of the vote. The Sanders campaign said

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 10:54 AM EDT

Virginia Gov. Under FBI Investigation

Virginia Gov. Under FBI Investigation

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is a subject of a federal investigation looking at donations to his gubernatorial campaign, according to a U.S. law enforcement official.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 10:03 PM EDT

Sanders: Democratic Convention Could Be 'Messy'

Sanders: Democratic Convention Could Be 'Messy'

Bernie Sanders predicted Monday that the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia could be "messy" as he pushed the party to adopt his progressive agenda, but added, "Democracy is not always nice and quiet...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 09:39 PM EDT

House to Consider Impeaching IRS Chief

House to Consider Impeaching IRS Chief

The commissioner of the IRS said Monday that Republican allegations that he misled congressional investigators probing his agency "are without merit," and said he would not appear at a congressional hearing this...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 05:36 PM EDT

Hillary Clinton Calls Trump a 'Bully' Who Threatens Economy

Hillary Clinton Calls Trump a 'Bully' Who Threatens Economy

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, in a speech to union workers in Detroit on Monday, railed against Donald Trump on everything from wages and immigration to paid family leave. "He could...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 06:45 PM EDT

Obama Hits Highest Job Approval Since 2013: Poll

Obama Hits Highest Job Approval Since 2013: Poll

President Barack Obama enjoys the highest approval from Americans since his second term began, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll shows. Fifty-one percent of registered voters say they approve...

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