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Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 at 03:44 AM PDT

Fact Check: Trump Surrogates Spin ‘Birther’ Narrative

Fact Check: Trump Surrogates Spin ‘Birther’ Narrative

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie falsely claimed that Donald Trump did not question President Barack Obama’s birthplace “on a regular basis” after the president produced his long-form birth certificate in April...

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 04:29 PM PDT

Clinton Reaches Out to Millennial Voters at Philly Event

Clinton Reaches Out to Millennial Voters at Philly Event

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton returned to Philadelphia Monday to reach out to millennial voters. Clinton briefly turned her focus from national security, wooing younger voters at a midday...

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 03:43 PM PDT

Clinton, Trump Jockey on Fighting Terrorism

Clinton, Trump Jockey on Fighting Terrorism

The presidential candidates, following the bombings in New York and New Jersey, sparred over who would better fight terrorism, with Hillary Clinton citing her experience as secretary of state and Donald Trump...

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 03:59 AM PDT

Polls Show Clinton Losing Some Millennial Voters

Polls Show Clinton Losing Some Millennial Voters

New polls released this week suggest Hillary Clinton may have a growing problem with millennial voters. Both national polls and surveys in swing states show Clinton has seen a slide with voters younger than 35,...

Sunday, Sep 18, 2016 at 06:51 PM PDT

Warren: Trump Is a 'Nasty Little Bully'

Warren: Trump Is a 'Nasty Little Bully'

In Ohio this weekend, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren fired up Democratic base voters by taking the opportunity to dig into Republican Donald Trump. Warren targeted Trump for "inviting his followers to...

Monday, Sep 19, 2016 at 07:08 AM PDT

Trump, Clinton Respond to New York City Explosion

Trump, Clinton Respond to New York City Explosion

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton weighed in on the explosion that injured 29 people in New York City Saturday evening, with Trump declaring that a "bomb went off" before officials had released details. "A bomb...

Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 at 08:26 PM PDT

Donald Trump Campaigns in Texas, Colorado

Donald Trump Campaigns in Texas, Colorado

Donald Trump is hitting back at the former defense secretary who called him "beyond repair" when it comes to national security. Robert Gates served under presidents of both parties. He wrote in the Wall...

Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 at 07:45 PM PDT

Clinton Asks Black Leaders to Protect Obama's Legacy

Clinton Asks Black Leaders to Protect Obama's Legacy

Hillary Clinton on Saturday implored black leaders to help protect the legacy of President Barack Obama, warning of a "dangerous and divisive vision" that could come under rival Donald Trump. Clinton, speaking...

Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 at 02:43 AM PDT

Trump Calls for Clinton Bodyguards to Drop Their Guns

Trump Calls for Clinton Bodyguards to Drop Their Guns

Donald Trump made his usual sarcastic call Friday for Hillary Clinton's Secret Service agents to be stripped of their firearms — and then added, "let's see what happens to her." Trump has long incorrectly...

Friday, Sep 16, 2016 at 02:40 PM PDT

Ralph Nader Defends So-Called 'Spoiler' Candidates

Ralph Nader Defends So-Called 'Spoiler' Candidates

Ralph Nader says he has no plans to run for president again, but the man who some blame for Al Gore's loss to George W. Bush in the 2000 election insists that third-party candidates are still not "spoilers." T...

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