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Tim Kaine at news conference

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Labor, abortion rights groups praise Kaine pick

Potential progressive backlash to Tim Kaine was slow to mount Friday evening after Hillary Clinton chose him as her running mate, though a few traditional Democratic interest…

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Judge Curiel denies Trump U. motion to dismiss case

A federal judge Friday issued a tentative ruling to deny a bid to dismiss a lawsuit by unhappy customers of Trump University.

Tim Kaine and Hillary Clinton

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Clinton selects Kaine as her running mate

Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to be her running mate, turning to a steady and seasoned hand in government to fill out the Democratic ticket, she announced…

Tim Kaine at Senate hearing

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Clinton's new VP pick could be point man on guns

Tim Kaine refers to April 16, 2007, as the worst day of his life.

Donald Trump, RNC, July 21

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TV ratings for Trump's acceptance speech weren't 'huge'

According to Donald Trump, the "television ratings for this convention were through the roof."

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Clinton on Trump: 'I can't really imagine him on a white horse'

Hillary Clinton on Friday cast Donald Trump's nomination speech as arrogant and his entire Republican National Convention as dark and depressing, in her first response following…

Ted Cruz at RNC

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Trump: I wouldn't accept Cruz's endorsement

Ted Cruz won't endorse Donald Trump, but the Republican nominee said Friday he wouldn't take the support even if the Texas senator offered.

"If he gives it, I will not accept it,"…

Donald Trump on RNC video screens

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Trump offers low-key response to Munich attack

Donald Trump gave an uncharacteristically subdued response Friday to the shooting rampage in Munich, Germany, offering his prayers to the victims.

Obama, Pena Nieto

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Obama: Trump's doom-and-gloom doesn't match reality

The deeply pessimistic outlook that Donald Trump offered at this week's Republican National Convention doesn't match reality, President Barack Obama insisted on Friday.

Noting he…

NBA commissioner Adam Silver at 2016 All-Star Game

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This is how much loss of NBA All-Star Game will cost Charlotte

The NBA's decision to pull its All-Star Game out of Charlotte means an estimated loss of $100 million to the city's economy.

Donald Trump, Mike Pence

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Will the public get to see Mike Pence's tax returns?

Will Mike Pence release his tax returns or won't he?

 

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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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Who is Tim Kaine?

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Hillary Clinton selects Tim Kaine as her running mate.

Clinton: America is great already

Clinton Tampa rally

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Hillary Clinton rallied Friday evening in Tampa, Florida.

Miami shooting: Feared for Kinsey's life

Miami shooting presser

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Dade County PBA: The officer feared for Kinsey's life and fired shot to save him.

Donald J. Trump accepts nomination, delivers fiery speech

Trump accepts Republican nomination

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The Republican National Convention came to a close Thursday night with Donald J. Trump accepting the party's nomination for president and delivering a speech meant to unify the party and rally voters.

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    On this day: July 23

    Miss America gives up her crown, Fergie gets a royal wedding, a new comet is discovered, and a singer's life comes to a tragic ending, all on this day.

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