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Clinton targets wary Republicans

Donald Trump’s flailing campaign has prompted Democrats to launch a new, broad effort to offer Hillary Clinton as a safe harbor for Republicans who find they can no longer stomach the Republican presidential nominee. Clinton’s campaign is quietly broadening its outreach to potential Republican converts, including donors, elected …

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Did Paul Ryan just predict that Clinton will win in a landslide?

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) sent an urgent fundraising appeal on Thursday evening that warned: “If we fail to protect our majority in Congress, we could be handing President Hillary Clinton a blank check.” Whether or not it was intentional, the phrase “blank check” has a political echo — one …

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Many questions about how Melania Trump immigrated to the U.S.

Newly published nude photographs of Melania Trump, the wife of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, have raised questions about the story of her immigration to the United States and how the Slovenian-born former model gained her legal status here — questions that the Trump campaign is not answering. Melania Trump has …

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Secret Service agents rush to stage as activists heckle Clinton

Several Secret Service agents scrambled to the stage as a group of animal rights activists began heckling Hillary Clinton at a rally in Las Vegas on Thursday afternoon. Four agents rushed to surround Clinton onstage as a female protester breached the barrier around the stage. She was immediately stopped by …

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Trump campaign lines up nearly two-dozen high-dollar fundraisers

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is set to hold nearly two-dozen high-dollar fundraisers with the Republican National Committee this month, a busy press of events that will help sustain an expanding flow of contributions to his presidential bid. Trump Victory, a joint fundraising committee between his campaign and the party …

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No Evidence: Trump continues claim that Iran released US cash transfer video

Donald Trump continued to say on Thursday that he has seen video footage taken by the Iranian government that shows the United States delivering $400 million in cash in January, even though his spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday night that the Republican nominee had instead seen footage of three released American prisoners …

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