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Could a couch potato hack the DNC?

Russia might be behind the hack of the Democratic National Committee, according to US officials and lawmakers -- but not Donald Trump.

The Republican presidential nominee came up…

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Shimon Peres: Israel's warrior for peace dies

Shimon Peres, the Israeli elder statesman who shared a Nobel Prize for forging a peace deal between Israelis and Palestinians, has died. He served as a constant force for…

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Miss Universe strikes back at Trump

Former "Miss Universe" Alicia Machado struck back Tuesday against insults hurled at her by Donald Trump, saying that he was "aggressive" and "really rude."

Machado, who represented…

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Arizona Republic endorses Democrat for 1st time ever

The Arizona Republic, the state's largest newspaper, has never endorsed a Democrat for president -- until now.

In an op-ed published to its website Tuesday, the editorial board…

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Most of the world breathes polluted air, WHO says

Almost everyone on Earth now breathes polluted air, according to an air quality map released Tuesday by the World Health Organization.

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Clinton nabs another high-profile GOP endorsement

Former Sen. John Warner will endorse Hillary Clinton for president Wednesday morning, handing the Democratic nominee another high-profile Republican endorsement just 42 days…

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FBI investigating possible hack of Democratic Party staffer cell phones

The FBI has asked to examine the cell phones of a small number Democratic Party staffers as it investigates a possible hack, law enforcement and Democratic sources told CNN…

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Senate Dems block gov't funding bill over Flint aid

Senate Democrats on Tuesday blocked a Republican bill to fund the government and battle Zika because it did not include money for Flint, Michigan, to address the city's drinking…

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The problem with Donald Trump's 'we won every poll' claim

Donald Trump is misleading people by citing unscientific, unrepresentative Internet polls that portray him as the "winner" of Monday's debate.

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Debate may have been most-watched in US history

Monday night was the most-watched debate in American history.

Well over 80 million people tuned in to see Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump face off, setting a new record in the…

Rudy Giuliani

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Giuliani: Clinton 'too stupid to be president'

Rudy Giuliani blasted Hillary Clinton as "too stupid to be president" because she stayed with her husband after the Monica Lewinsky scandal.

 

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The history of the U.S. president

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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

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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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Body language expert parses debate performances

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A post-debate CNN/ORC poll shows more than 60 percent of viewers believed Hillary Clinton beat Donald Trump. But was it because of what they said or what their body language was telling us?

On camera: Miss Universe describes Trump

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Former Miss Universe Alicia Machado, who won the tiara in 1996 when Donald Trump owned the Miss Universe Pageant, told CNN she was humiliated by Trump over her weight and heritage during her reign.

What's with Trump's debate sniffles?

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The Internet is having some fun with Donald Trump's case of the sniffles.

Poll has Clinton as winner of first debate

Debate Trump and Clinton

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The first presidential debate of the 2016 election is in the books, now commentators and voters are debating who was the winner.

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    On this day: September 28

    The U.S. Constitution heads to state legislatures for approval, Ted Williams smacks a homer in his last at-bat, the Beatles' "Hey Jude" hits No. 1, and "Star Trek" taps the next generation, all on this day.

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Parkland School Board hosts welcome reception for new teachers

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Members of the Parkland School Board held a special reception Tuesday night, for over 50 new hires prior to the regularly scheduled monthly meeting.

Palmer supervisors approve land development plan for new warehouse

PALMER TWP., Pa.

Palmer Township supervisors Tuesday night approved the land development plan for a 242,000-square-foot warehouse along Van Buren Road.

Man wanted on attempted homicide charges returned to Easton

EASTON, Pa.

Authorities alleged Lamont Baker shot the victim in March during a drug deal turned robbery.

Tip leads to Slatington child pornography arrest

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Investigators allegedly found about 1,000 images on desktops, flash drives and a hard drive.

 
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