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Weapons of war have no place on America's streets: Clinton

Senator Bernie Sanders announced on Tuesday that he is endorsing Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton for President of the United States...

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Three police officers shot dead in Baton Rouge, Lousiana

One of the officers who was shot, Montrell Jackson, was a regular customer. Military records released by the Pentagon showed Long, listed as a...

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NASA's Kepler probe confirms over 100 new exoplanets

These 104 new exoplanets were confirmed by follow-up observations by earth-based telescopes, including the North Gemini telescope and the W.M....

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Trump 'cannot become president': Clinton tells NAACP

She also called for more reforms to the nation's criminal justice system, including creating national standards on use of force, and independe...

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Some Melania Trump speech lines mirror Michelle Obama speech

She has thanked the crowd for "the warm welcome" and said her husband was "moved by this great honor". Donald Trump's wife drew loud ovations ...

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Nola rebounds nicely, but Phillies lose 3-2 to Marlins

That's exactly what McClure and the Phillies witnessed. "I was ready to get back out on the mound". The break seems to have worked, as Nola pi...

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4 wounded in axe attack on German train

The train was on its way from the Bavarian town of Treuchtlingen to Wuerzburg, 60 miles north-west of Nuremberg. Bavaria's Interior Minister...

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Anti-Trump effort slow to start in Cleveland

Not just because of opposition to presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Donald Trump from supporters of movements emerging around the nation, b...

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GOP speakers to focus on Benghazi as convention opens

Rose said it's probably the most wide-ranging interview that Clinton has given this election season. "We have hard, painful, essential work ...

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On Fox News, Trump pre-empts Benghazi speeches

The convention is his first. Donald Trump made his first appearance at the 2016 Republican National Convention on Monday night, to introduce h...

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Clinton: Trump most unsafe presidential candidate in United States history

Ipsos, ranked as highly as Quinnipiac by Nate Silver at FiveThirtyEight , the go-to standard for political calculus, showed that 45 percent of ...

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GOP speakers fault Clinton on Benghazi deaths

While most of the evening's attacks focused on Mrs. Clinton's Libya policy and her handling of the 2012 attack in Benghazi , the GOP delegates ...

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New Hampshire city police use Pokemon Go to lure fugitives

Given the rarity of the Pokemon in question, the police of Manchester have very kindly put a list of eligible trainers together, inviting them d...

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Donald Trump and Mike Pence campaign logo changed after widespread ridicule

In a 20-minute interview with 60 Minutes' Lesley Stahl that aired Sunday evening on CBS , Trump said it didn't matter to him that the t...

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Vos Not Yet Ready To Support Trump As Republican Nominee

He says national party leaders "made a mockery of the rules" by not allowing a roll-call vote. Practically drowning them out were chants of "USA...

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Former Wayne County officer among those killed in Dallas police shooting

Placer County Sheriff's Office honor guard is part of a somber law-enforcement pilgrimage to honor the five Dallas Police officers killed in ...

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Mike Pence Accepts Trump's Offer to Run Election as Vice President

For the many NSFW takes on Trump and Pence's branding, simply search Twitter . "The economy comes first", he said. Hillary Clinton says the s...

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Would declare war against ISIS: Donald Trump

He said Pence would stand up to America's enemies and that he and the governor represent "the law-and-order candidates" at home. Mr Trump ...

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DNC speakers to include Obamas, Biden, Bill and Chelsea Clinton

The state party says the three superdelegates also applaud Clinton's opponent in the primary, Sen. The theme for the convention is "Stronger...

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GOP leaders approve convention rules, block insurgents

A US Secret Service Agent (L) stops Donald Trump supporters from running onstage with a Trump banner. "The convention exists for a reason, and...

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Hillary Clinton And Her Decline In The Court Of Public Approval

Ted Cruz during the primaries but recently joined the Trump campaign, said in an interview . Suzanne Nossel , the executive director of PE...

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Presidential hopefuls: Welcome to the Iowa battleground

Then, after her call for unification, Clinton proceeded to criticize America's police for their supposedly unfair targeting of African America...

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Hasty approval of GOP convention rules amid outcry

In a summer of unsettling violence, Republicans rallied behind Donald Trump as the right man for turbulent times as they opened their presidenti...

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Gunman 'was seeking out,' ambushed 6 Baton Rouge officers

Pastor and activist Jedidiah Brown, who has taken part in many of those demonstrations, said he is determined to mend tensions between the commu...

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Obama to present Vietnam veteran Charles Kettles with Medal of Honor

After making several trips to the landing zone in his "Huey" while taking fire to evacuate wounded USA soldiers, he returned later that day to r...

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