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Hillary Clinton, July 28

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Has Clinton's convention message resonated with the party?

Democrats who came to Philadelphia this week fretting about party division say there is only one way to ensure Hillary Clinton wins in November: defining themselves as the party…

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Appeals court refuses to toss charges against Sen. Menendez

A federal appeals court has refused to dismiss corruption charges against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez of New Jersey.

Trump v Clinton

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Clinton, Trump ratings race too close to call

Who won the convention ratings race, Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton?

Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton at first rally

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Kaine describes 'emotional moment' of Clinton's speech

Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine leaned over to Hillary Clinton on Thursday night right after she became the first woman to accept a major party's presidential…

Day 4 DNC Hillary speaks

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10 takeaways from the Democratic convention

Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic presidential nomination Thursday night, casting herself as a uniter working for the common good and Donald Trump as a divider stoking fear…

Donald Trump, RNC, July 21

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Trump: I've spent millions making buildings handicap accessible

Fighting back against charges that he mocked a reporter's physical disability, Donald Trump said this week that he spends "millions of dollars making buildings good for people…

Khizr Khan DNC

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Soldier's father to Trump: 'You have sacrificed nothing and no one'

The father of a Muslim-American soldier who was killed in the Iraq War delivered a passionate appeal at the Democratic National Convention for voters to support Hillary Clinton,…

DNC Day 4 rup

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DNC Day 4: Clinton makes history

Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic nomination for president with "humility, determination and boundless confidence in America's promise," taking her place as the first woman…

Hillary Clinton

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Moody's: Clinton economy would create 10 million jobs

Hillary Clinton's plans for the economy would boost growth and create millions of jobs, according to a new analysis.

Hillary Clinton

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'Feminist Christmas': World reacts to Democratic convention

Hillary Clinton made history on Thursday when she became the first woman to accept the Democratic nomination for U.S. President, saying the "world is watching" the upcoming…

Unleaded gas, diesel fuel go in wrong cars

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New Jersey Senate to take up new gas tax legislation

New Jersey Senators are set to debate a new Democratic proposal to raise the gas tax, pay for road and bridge work and cut the estate tax.

 

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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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The friendship of Ivanka Trump and Chelsea Clinton

Ivanka Trump and Chelsea Clinton

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The daughters of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have a lot in common and they have been friends for a long time.

How would nominees handle terror attacks?

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FBI Director James Comey says we could see more terror attacks like the ones in France, Brussels and San Bernardino. It begs the question: how will the next commander-in-chief handle it?

Hillary Clinton formally accepts nomination for president

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After being introduced by her daughter Chelsea Clinton, Hillary Clinton formally accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for president.

Hillary Clinton thanks family during DNC speech

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Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton thanked her daughter Chelsea and husband Bill and joked she's "even gotten a few words in along the way."

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On this Day

  • 1948 Summer Olympics, London

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    On this day: July 29

    Vincent van Gogh dies, the Summer Olympics return after World War II, Jack Paar debuts on the "Tonight" show, Dylan crashes his motorcycle, and Prince Charles marries Diana, all on this day.

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Warren County Farmers' Fair starts Saturday

Warren County Farmers Fair starts Saturday
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J.

Hot air balloons will be seen throughout the New Jersey sky starting this weekend and lasting all through next Saturday.

Camp where Muhammad Ali trained has new ownership

Camp where Muhammad Ali trained has new ownership
DEER LAKE, Pa.

It's a new era for the Schuylkill County camp where Muhammad Ali practiced floating like a butterfly and stinging like a bee.

Former Greenwich Township Police Chief gets old job back along with an apology

Former Greenwich Township Police Chief gets old job back
GREENWICH TWP., N.J.

Former Police Chief Rich Hummer Thursday night got a standing ovation, an apology and what he's wanted more than anything else for the last year: His old job back.

State’s new Medical Marijuana Act and its Impact on local municipalities reviewed by LVPC

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The executive director of the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission Thursday night reviewed the land use implications of Pennsylvania’s newly signed Act 16, the Medical Marijuana Act and its effects on the Lehigh Valley’s numerous municipalities and the basic criteria for the growing, processing, and distribution of pot in addition to licensing, taxation, and enforcement.

 
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