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Donald Trump has delegates to clinch GOP nomination

Donald Trump has the delegates to clinch the GOP presidential nomination, according to a CNN delegate count Thursday.

While Trump has had the nomination locked down for weeks, he…

Marco Rubio in South Carolina

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Rubio pressured as GOP fears grow over Senate seat

Top Republicans are becoming nervous that they may lose Marco Rubio's Senate seat and their tenuous majority in the chamber -- and now many want the Florida senator to reconsider…

Paul Ryan and Donald Trump

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Trump, Ryan call: 'Good conversation' but no endorsement

Donald Trump and Paul Ryan had a "good conversation" by phone Wednesday night, but the House speaker didn't offer an endorsement for his party's presumptive nominee.

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Obama: Trump's comments 'rattle' world leaders

President Barack Obama touched on the rancorous U.S. presidential race at a press conference Thursday from the G-7 summit in Japan, saying that presumptive Republican nominee…

Donald Trump Jr

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Donald Trump Jr. talks gun rights with House Republicans

Donald Trump Jr. told a group of roughly 15 House Republicans that he is an avid hunter and his father is committed to making sure any future Supreme Court appointments would…

Obama's new house

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Peek inside Obama's post-presidential pad

President Barack Obama will lease a home in Washington, D.C.'s Kalorama neighborhood after he leaves the White House next year, CNN has confirmed.

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Why is Obama visiting Hiroshima?

President Barack Obama's visit to Hiroshima Friday is a trip more than six years in the making by a man who has sought to recognize history without being what he has called "…

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Trump aide on VP: Picking a woman, minority 'would be viewed as pandering'

Paul Manafort, a top aide to Donald Trump, said the presumptive Republican nominee is unlikely to pick a woman or minority for the position because "that would be viewed as…

Lehigh County commissioners -- May 2016

Commissioners thwart moving toward floating a bond

A split Lehigh County board of commissioners again has torpedoed attempts by the administration to move toward floating a bond for capital improvement projects.

Donald Trump in Cali

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Trump admits using aliases, talks debating Sanders

Donald Trump admitted Wednesday that he used aliases for business deals but denied that a recently-surfaced audio recording of him pretending to be his own publicist was really…

Trump may 26

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Trump campaign looks to dredge up Whitewater

Donald Trump's private plans to resuscitate the Clintons' Whitewater scandal went public after his spokesperson emailed them to a reporter instead of a campaign aide.

On Wednesday,…

 

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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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Trump on the Warren warpath

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Donald trump unleashes a biting verbal assault on prominent Democrat and Republican women, Elizabeth Warren and Hillary Clinton.

Trump protesters, supporters clash in Calif.

Trump supporter vs protester

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Protesters march outside a Donald Trump campaign stop in Anaheim.

Obama offers beatbox for Vietnamese rapper

Obama beat box

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President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday about the importance of the arts in international politics, making some music of his own to drop a very brief beat for Vietnam's "Queen of Hip Hop."

Law enforcement trains for RNC with pepper spray

Police pepper sprayed for RNC training

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Police in Ohio are training for the 2016 Republican National Convention by being sprayed with pepper spray as it's possible someone in the crowd may try to spray officers.

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    On this day: May 26

    Bram Stoker's "Dracula" is published, John Wayne and Miles Davis are born, Ford stops making the Model T, and the King of Pop marries Elvis' daughter, all on this day.

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