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Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 10:01 AM PDT

Hofstra Pushes Front-Line Learning With Presidential Debate

Hofstra Pushes Front-Line Learning With Presidential Debate

Monday night's verbal smackdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton is a hot ticket on the campus of Hofstra University. About 7,500 students, or more than two-thirds of the student body, entered the...

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 11:08 AM PDT

Trump Stumbles Over Name of African American History Museum

Trump Stumbles Over Name of African American History Museum

Donald Trump has stumbled over the name of the new Washington museum commemorating black history. Speaking at a rally in Roanoke, Virginia, Trump told supporters the new museum is "really a beautiful place." He...

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 at 11:25 AM PDT

New York Times Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

New York Times Endorses Hillary Clinton for President

The New York Times editorial board endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton Saturday, writing the endorsement is "rooted in respect for her intellect, experience, toughness and courage over a...

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How Should Trump Debate Clinton? Advice From a Man Who Knows

How Should Trump Debate Clinton? Advice From a Man Who Knows

The man famous for getting in Hillary Clinton’s face during the campaign that launched her political career has some debate advice for Donald Trump. Stay at his lectern. Rick Lazio should know. The former...

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 03:45 PM PDT

A Rare Bipartisan Agreement Reached, Briefly, on Abortion

A Rare Bipartisan Agreement Reached, Briefly, on Abortion

Abortion rights advocates and opponents in Congress reached a rare bipartisan consensus at a Friday hearing: Both sides agreed on the effectiveness of a ban on federal abortion funding. Known as the Hyde...

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 12:05 PM PDT

GOP Lawmaker: FBI Gave Immunity to Top Clinton Aide

GOP Lawmaker: FBI Gave Immunity to Top Clinton Aide

Hillary Clinton's former chief of staff, Cheryl Mills, and two other staff members were granted immunity deals in exchange for their cooperation in the now-closed FBI investigation into Clinton's use of a...

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 at 09:31 AM PDT

Trump Calls For End to Violence

Trump Calls For End to Violence

Delivering his law-and-order message at a rally in Chester Township, Pennsylvania, saying that "The main victims of these violent demonstrations are law abiding African-Americans who live in these communities...

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 06:50 PM PDT

Trump Campaign Volunteer Quits After Racially Charged Speech

Trump Campaign Volunteer Quits After Racially Charged Speech

A Trump campaign chair in Ohio resigned Thursday after she made several racially insensitive comments in an on-camera interview, including a reference to the Black Lives Matter movement as “a stupid waste of...

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 06:08 PM PDT

Trump Says Stop-and-Frisk Comment Meant for Chicago

Trump Says Stop-and-Frisk Comment Meant for Chicago

After calling for the use of the controversial "stop-and-frisk" police practice to combat crime on Wednesday, Donald Trump clarified his comments to say he really only meant in Chicago. "Look, we had tremendous...

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 at 08:53 PM PDT

Donald Trump Steps Deeper Into Race Debate

Donald Trump Steps Deeper Into Race Debate

Stepping deeper into America's race debate, Donald Trump on Thursday warned African-American protesters that their outrage was creating suffering in their own community, as he worked to walk a line between...

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