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Obama Returns to Convention Stage to Make Case for Clinton

Obama Returns to Convention Stage to Make Case for Clinton

It was long ago and far away when Barack Obama snippily remarked, "You're likable enough, Hillary." It's a lovefest now. Hillary Clinton formally captured the Democratic nomination and declared the glass...

5 hours ago

'Stay Worried': Obama Urges Dems to Take Trump Seriously

'Stay Worried': Obama Urges Dems to Take Trump Seriously

President Barack Obama, who's set to address the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night, urged Democrats to take Donald Trump seriously, saying "anything is possible in November." "It is the nature of...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 04:45 AM PDT

Why Vladimir Putin Hates Hillary Clinton

Why Vladimir Putin Hates Hillary Clinton

Russian president Vladimir Putin's admiration for Donald Trump is rivaled by his passionate hate for Hillary Clinton, adding credence to the accusations that Russia is behind the damaging Democratic Party email...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 03:54 AM PDT

Fact Check: DNC Day 2

Fact Check: DNC Day 2

On a night headlined by President Bill Clinton’s admiration for his wife — the now official Democratic nominee — there was a less-than-glowing treatment of some facts.

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DNC Day 2: Clinton's Historic Nomination, More Top Moments

DNC Day 2: Clinton's Historic Nomination, More Top Moments

Ninety-six years after women won the right to vote, Hillary Clinton became the Democratic Party's nominee for president on Tuesday, the first woman to represent a major political party. "When women succeed...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 06:45 PM PDT

Clinton, Dems Put Gun Control at Center of Convention Stage

Clinton, Dems Put Gun Control at Center of Convention Stage

With mothers of police violence victims on the stage and anti-gun protesters in the streets, Hillary Clinton and Democrats are giving gun control and efforts to curb police violence a starring role at their...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 03:15 AM PDT

Sanders Delegates Walk Out of Dem Convention

Sanders Delegates Walk Out of Dem Convention

Dozens of Bernie Sanders delegates walked out of the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night following Hillary Clinton's nomination for president, and many promised to leave the political party in protest.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 06:02 PM PDT

Sanders Brothers' Emotional Moment at Dem Convention

Sanders Brothers' Emotional Moment at Dem Convention

No surprise here: Bernie Sanders got his brother's vote at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday, and Larry Sanders said he cast that vote with "enormous pride." Larry Sanders, who lives in Britain...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 04:31 PM PDT

Cheers on Twitter for Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

Cheers on Twitter for Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

Democrat Hillary Clinton made history Tuesday night when she became the first woman to be nominated for president by a major party. Other women, including Democrat Shirley Chisholm, have sought a major...

2 hours ago

Weiner, Trump Jr. Spat Over Possible NYC Mayoral Run

Weiner, Trump Jr. Spat Over Possible NYC Mayoral Run

Amid speculation over whether Donald Trump Jr. may be mulling a run for New York City mayor, failed candidate Anthony Weiner offered an opinion that sparked a snarky response from the younger Trump highlighting...

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