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Event ranks as 'most tweeted debate ever'

Monday night's Trump-Clinton match-up was the "most tweeted debate ever."

That's according to Twitter, which crunched the numbers immediately following the debate.

The raw number of tweets is not available, but Twitter said it exceeded the 10.3 million...

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Solis Doyle: Clinton did not start birther movement

Hillary Clinton's 2008 campaign manager dismissed as "absurd" Donald Trump's Monday night debate claim that she admitted a campaign ally pushed "birther" conspiracy rumors.

"It is absurd what Donald Trump just said," Patti Solis Doyle said minutes aft...

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Trump complains about debate mic

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump complained after Monday night's debate that his microphone wasn't working -- and he questioned whether that was happening on purpose.

"And they also had, gave me a defective mic. Did you notice that? My mi...

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Trump: Clinton 'doesn't have the stamina' to be president

Donald Trump reiterated his view that Hillary Clinton "doesn't have the stamina" to be president during Monday night's debate.

"She doesn't have the look. She doesn't have the stamina, I said she doesn't have the stamina, and I don't believe she does ...

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Trump: I held back on 'indiscretions' for Chelsea

Donald Trump said Monday night he didn't pursue a line of criticism he could have during the debate, out of respect for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's daughter, Chelsea.

"I'm really happy I was able to hold back on the indiscretions in respect t...

Trump post debate

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Trump: 'I'm smart' for not paying taxes

When Hillary Clinton said that her Republican rival Donald Trump had paid no federal income tax in some years, Trump didn't deny it.

In fact, he said: "That makes me smart."

After the debate, he told CNN's Jim Acosta: "Of course I've paid federal taxes...

Trump on russia hacks

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Trump questions whether Russia behind hacks

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump disputed Monday that Russia may be behind a series of cyberattacks on election systems in the US and on the Democratic National Committee -- a conclusion that US officials and lawmakers have come to.

The Ne...

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On this day: September 26

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Sir Francis Drake completes his trip around the world, Nixon and Kennedy square off on TV, the Beatles release "Abbey Road," and an acting legend passes away, all on this day.

5 killed in Washington mall shooting, suspect arrested after manhunt

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Four women and one man were shot and killed at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, Washington, on September 23.

On this day: September 25

Little Rock Nine, 101st Airborne escort, 1957

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A European sees the Pacific Ocean for the first time, Congress passes the Bill of Rights, the Little Rock Nine get a U.S. Army escort to school, and Led Zeppelin's John Bonham dies, all on this day.

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