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After verbal missteps, Trump blames others

| Aug 13, 2016

After verbal missteps, Trump blames others

It’s the media’s fault. That’s out of context. Never said it in the first place. Donald Trump’s claim Friday that he was merely being “sarcastic” in accusing President Barack Obama of establishing a terrorist group was his latest attempt to blame others for the ...

Aug 12, 2016

U.S. knew of Russia's DNC hacking plan a year ago

U.S. intelligence officials told top congressional leaders a year ago that Russian hackers were attacking the Democratic Party, three sources familiar with the matter said Thursday, but the lawmakers were unable to tell the targets about the hacking because the information was so secret. ...

Clinton vows to stand up to China, oppose TPP if elected

Aug 12, 2016

Clinton vows to stand up to China, oppose TPP if elected

Hillary Clinton struck a tough tone on global economic issues Thursday, saying she would defend U.S. interests against China and oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership as president. The presidential candidate was speaking to a crowd in Warren, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit, just three days ...

Aug 12, 2016

Reid says Clinton will back Obama's Supreme Court pick

Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid said on Thursday he believed Hillary Clinton would stick with President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court nominee if she won the Nov. 8 presidential election. Some Republican conservatives were concerned that if Democratic presidential candidate Clinton won the White House, ...

Aug 11, 2016

Jihadis should lose German citizenship: interior minister

German citizens with dual nationality who fight for a terror group should be stripped of their German citizenship, the interior minister said Thursday, unveiling tougher measures after two attacks claimed by the Islamic State group. “Germans who participate in fighting abroad for a terror ...