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DNC Day 1: Full-throated support from party stars

Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Cory Booker and first lady Michelle Obama declared undeniably their support for Hillary Clinton as the Democratic Party nominee…

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Democratic convention Day 1: CNN vets the claims

The Democratic Party gathered in Philadelphia on Monday for the first night of its convention, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the speakers' statements and assertions to the…

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Michelle Obama: 'When they go low, we go high'

Michelle Obama cast the presidential race as one between a positive role model for children -- in Hillary Clinton -- and a damaging one -- in Donald Trump -- in the marquee speech…

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Memorable lines from the DNC's opening night

Democrats kicked off their convention Monday night amid tension between Bernie Sanders' supporters and Hillary Clinton's allies. Speakers on the first night sought to unify the…

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Bernie Sanders: 'I am proud to stand with her'

Bernie Sanders on Monday led an orchestrated attempt by Democratic leaders to pull their party together, but simmering anger among his die-hard supporters proved that Democratic…

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Violent crime rising in US cities, study finds

Violent crime is on the rise so far this year in major cities across the US compared to the number of homicides, rapes, robberies, assaults and shootings that occurred in the…

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Disability advocate steals spotlight at DNC

Anastasia Somoza stole the spotlight at the first night of the Democratic National Convention with a moving speech on Americans with disabilities. Somoza was diagnosed with…

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Sources: DNC warned of hack months before

Federal investigators tried to warn the Democratic National Committee about a potential intrusion in their computer network months before the party moved to try to fix the problem…

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Some Bernie believers still hold out hope

"We want Bernie" was the loudest cheer throughout the Wells Fargo Arena as Bernie Sanders gave his much-anticipated address to the Democratic National Convention.

But some in the…

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Silverman: 'Ridiculous' remark was unscripted

Comedian Sarah Silverman said her on-stage denunciation Monday night of Bernie Sanders supporters who aren't yet backing Hillary Clinton as "ridiculous" was unplanned.

"No, it…

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Democracy Spring plans mass sit-in, arrests at DNC

The revolution will not be improvised.

More than 50 protesters were detained by police on Monday following a tightly choreographed demonstration at an access point to the Wells…

 

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The history of the U.S. president

Barack Obama

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Today is President's Day! Do you know how many children Jimmy Carter has? What religion did Chester Arthur practice? Find out more information about past and present U.S. presidents here.

Greatest moments in presidential speeches

George W. Bush

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Presidential speeches can be memorable for many reasons: they can capture the nation's mood after a tragedy; they can issue warning; they can be a call to action. This September 11th is the 11th anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks. Listen to Bush's famous 9/11 speech, as well as many others and see how many lines you recognize from these famous presidential speeches.

Who said it? Memorable quotes from inaugural speeches

John F Kennedy

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Through periods of war, peace, depression or prosperity, Inauguration Day always has stood as a time of hope and new beginnings in the United States. Do you remember who said what? Test your knowledge here!

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Democrats call for unity on 1st day of DNC

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Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders was the prime time speaker on the first day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. The crowd roared for him and the other speakers as they made their case to unify under Hillary Clinton.

Sanders says his, Clinton's campaigns have come together

Bernie Sanders DNC speech

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Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders said in his speech at the Democratic National Convention on Monday night that despite disagreements, "there was a significant coming together between the two campaigns."

Michelle Obama speaks on hateful language

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First Lady Michelle Obama said in her speech at the Democratic National Convention, "when they go low, we go high."

Paul Simon performs 'Bridge Over Troubled Waters' at DNC

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Paul Simon performed "Bridge Over Troubled Waters" on the first day of the Democratic National Convention as the crowd joined hands and sang along.

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