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Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 09:05 AM PDT

Clinton Receives 1st Classified Security Briefing as Nominee

Clinton Receives 1st Classified Security Briefing as Nominee

Hillary Clinton received her first national security briefing Saturday as the Democratic presidential nominee, meeting with intelligence officials for an overview of the major threats facing the nation...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 06:23 PM PDT

Trump Campaign CEO Under Scrutiny for 1996 Charge

Trump Campaign CEO Under Scrutiny for 1996 Charge

Stephen Bannon's appointment as chief executive of Donald Trump's campaign has drawn scrutiny to his personal history, including a 1996 arrest in a domestic-violence case that was ultimately dismissed, NBC News...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 05:33 PM PDT

Clinton Says Controversies Behind Her; Trump Begs to Differ

Clinton Says Controversies Behind Her; Trump Begs to Differ

Hillary Clinton vigorously defended her family's foundation against Donald Trump's criticism on Friday and declared she's confident there will be no major further accusations involving the foundation, her emails...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 03:35 PM PDT

Trump Doctor Wrote Health Letter in Just 5 Minutes

Trump Doctor Wrote Health Letter in Just 5 Minutes

Donald Trump's personal physician said he wrote a letter declaring the Republican nominee would be the healthiest president in history in just five minutes while a limo sent by the candidate waited outside...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 02:16 PM PDT

Fact Check: Jill Stein Over the Top on Sea Level Rise

Fact Check: Jill Stein Over the Top on Sea Level Rise

Green party presidential candidate Jill Stein cherry-picked the findings of a disputed study when she claimed that global warming would cause sea levels to rise on average “not one yard but many yards” in...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 02:04 PM PDT

More US Companies Pledge Equal Pay for Women

More US Companies Pledge Equal Pay for Women

Twenty-nine additional employers have signed on to the White House equal pay pledge, which asks companies to conduct a yearly analysis of pay by gender with the goal of eliminating unequal compensation. Apple...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 06:39 PM PDT

Maine Gov. Threatens 'Snot-Nosed' Lawmaker in Voicemail

Maine Gov. Threatens 'Snot-Nosed' Lawmaker in Voicemail

Maine Gov. Paul LePage issued a partial apology on Friday after unleashing an obscene tirade on a state legislator, leaving him an expletive-laden and threatening message and telling reporters he wished it were...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 06:23 AM PDT

Clinton Defends Work of Family Foundation

Clinton Defends Work of Family Foundation

Hillary Clinton is defending the work of her family foundation, saying the organization needs more time to ensure the continuity of their programs. If elected, Clinton said she'll take additional steps to make...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 04:57 AM PDT

Trump Immigration Waffle Reflects Voter Confusion on Issue

Trump Immigration Waffle Reflects Voter Confusion on Issue

Dean Green supports Donald Trump partly because of the GOP presidential nominee's tough, deport-them-all stance on illegal immigration. But the 57-year-old Republican paused as he complained about U.S.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016 at 03:10 AM PDT

US, Russia Renew Push for Elusive Agreement on Syria

US, Russia Renew Push for Elusive Agreement on Syria

The United States and Russia on Friday renewed efforts to secure a military and humanitarian cooperation agreement for war-torn Syria as conditions on the ground continued to deteriorate after months of...

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