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Trump says Clinton is a 'bigot'

Donald Trump flatly labeled Hillary Clinton a "bigot" Wednesday night as he sought to draw African-American voters to his campaign.

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Trump suggests major shift on deportations

Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that he would allow exceptions to let some undocumented immigrants to stay in the US, vowing he wouldn't grant them citizenship but telling Fox…

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North Korea missile test earns Kim Jong Un's praise

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un considers Wednesday's test firing of a submarine-based ballistic missile the "greatest success and victory," the country's state-run news agency…

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Iranian vessels intercept US destroyer

A US Navy official told CNN four Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps vessels conducted a "high-speed intercept" of the USS Nitze in waters near the Strait of Hormuz Tuesday,…

Donald Trump, RNC, July 21

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Donald Trump plans minority voter outreach

Donald Trump's campaign is planning a concerted effort to reach out to minority voters and shed the perception by some that he is racist, part of a reset for his campaign sparked…

Joe Biden

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Biden aims to reassure Turks of US support after failed coup

Vice President Joe Biden sought Wednesday to reassure Turkey that the United States has its back, less than two months after a failed military coup that Ankara has blamed on a 75-…

Bernie Sanders moves to nomination

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Bernie Sanders' 'Our Revolution' to host local events

Former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders hopes the momentum he built for his campaign will translate well for his ideal candidates in elections nationwide this fall.

North Carolina voter ID law

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Clock ticking on challenges to voting rights cases in key states

Battles over voting rights are heating up in states that could play a critical role in the November election.

Donald Trump, Aug. 23, 2016

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Trump: Clinton set up email server with 'premedication'

Donald Trump intended to say Wednesday that Hillary Clinton's use of an email server during her tenure at the State Department was an act of "premeditation."

Clinton, Trump August 2016

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New Polls: Tight in NC while Trump tops in AZ

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are neck and neck in North Carolina, while Trump holds a 5-point lead in the traditionally GOP-tilting state of Arizona, according to new CNN/ORC…

Donald Trump, Aug. 23, 2016

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Oil billionaire: Trump didn't 'understand' simple fracking question

Donald Trump has promised to "unleash" America's oil industry, but he recently sounded confused about the raging debate at the heart of the matter.

Harold Hamm, the billionaire oil…

 

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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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Clinton goes to Hollywood

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The presidential campaign trail heads to Hollywood, from the late night talk show circuit to star-studded fundraisers.

Clinton: GOP is in ‘an alternate universe’

Clinton Kimmell pulse

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Hillary Clinton says Republicans are taking the presidential campaign ‘into an alternative universe’ as some critics try to raise questions about her health.

New York moms lobby for paid family leave

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A New York City coalition of mothers has gathered more than 130,000 signatures on a petition asking either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton to act on parental leave within their first 100 days in office. Clinton supports the measure. Trump’s daughter has suggested he might be open to such a measure.

African-Americans in Akron are unimpressed with Trump

Trump in Akron

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Despite his pitch to African-Americans recently, Akron, Ohio residents remain unimpressed with Donald Trump and his message.

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    On this day: August 24

    The White House burns, potato chips are invented, John Lennon's assassin goes to prison, and Pete Rose agrees to a ban from baseball, all on this day.

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Community gathers in Allentown for Ukrainian flag raising

Community gathers in Allentown for Ukrainian flag raising
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A flag raising ceremony was held Wednesday morning at City Hall Plaza in Allentown

Family sues Navy over contaminated drinking water

NORRISTOWN, Pa.

A Bucks County family is suing the Navy, alleging its drinking water has been tainted by firefighting foams once used at two former bases.

Airport authority sees a future for Braden Airpark

HANOVER TWP., Pa.

Authority officials are weighing a more than $2 million project that includes upgrades and leasing surrounding land.

Authorities say Wawa employee 'gottahava' lawyer

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U. MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

Police allege the Lower Macungie man skimmed thousands from cash registers.

 
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