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Those Politifact Icons Are Absurd

10/11/2016 8:20 AM Updated: 7 months ago

The editors of Politifact were hard at work during the second presidential debate, running fact checks on 29 of the candidates’ statements. This is largely good

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Clinton Draws Record Crowd as Trump Flops

10/11/2016 8:00 AM Updated: 7 months ago

Columbus (AFP) – An invigorated Hillary Clinton commanded a record crowd of more than 10,000 supporters, leaving Donald Trump floundering as America’s top elected Republican all

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After 2 Debates, Israel Still Absent

10/11/2016 7:20 AM Updated: 7 months ago

The second presidential debate was yesterday, and the entire 90 minutes went by without a single mention of Israel. In the first debate, the country was

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(Video) Live Donald Trump Campaign Rally Now

10/10/2016 4:40 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Donald Trump is holding his first campaign rally since the debate last night. Speaking from Ambridge, Pennsylvania, Trump addresses the aftermath of the debate.

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Never Left Your Hometown, Never Earned a College Degree

10/10/2016 12:00 PM Updated: 7 months ago

For some Americans, it seems to be an unsolvable mystery how so many people could support Donald Trump as a legitimate candidate for the presidency of

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Trump Berates in Incendiary Presidential Debate

10/10/2016 7:20 AM Updated: 7 months ago

St. Louis (AFP) – Donald Trump threatened to jail rival Hillary Clinton and accused her husband of abusing women in a vicious presidential debate that appeared

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Gov. Cuomo to Honor Thompson’s Legacy With Half Staff Flags

10/09/2016 8:52 PM

Governor Cuomo announced in a press conference that he is ordering all flags to be flown half staff in honor of remembering District Attorney Ken Thompson’s

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(Video) Watch Trump Court the Terminally Ill

10/09/2016 5:00 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Politicians often pander to older voters, who are known as a fairly reliable constituency. However, few politicians have yet reached out to voters who may not

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NJ Congressional Candidate Finds Swatstika Outside Home

10/09/2016 3:47 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Peter Jacob, who is running against Republican incumbent Leonard Lance to represent New Jersey’s 7th congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives, discovered a swastika

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(Video) Watch Giuliani Laugh When Pressed on Trump Scandal

10/09/2016 2:51 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani spoke to CNN’s Jake Tapper earlier today, fielding questions about the latest Donald Trump scandal. Giuliani called the remarks horrible, then attempted

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(Video) McCain Withdraws Trump Endorsement

10/09/2016 12:11 PM

On Saturday, John McCain announced that he was withdrawing his support of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, with whom he has had a very contentious relationship.

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Cuomo, de Blasio Weigh in on Trump Tape Scandal

10/09/2016 11:09 AM

New York’s two most prominent politicians weighed in yesterday on the latest scandal to attach itself to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. A tape of Trump

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Trump Vows not to Quit Race Over Lewd Talk

10/08/2016 6:43 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Washington (AFP) – Donald Trump’s lewd videotaped remarks about women threw his White House campaign, and the Republican Party as a whole, in crisis just 30

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NYC Housing Three-quarters Shy of Humane Treatment

10/07/2016 4:40 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Three-Quarter House Tenant Project and council members gathered in front of City Hall Thursday afternoon to demand change for individuals living in three-quarter housing and to

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10-year-old who Shot Neo-Nazi Father to Remain in Prison

10/07/2016 10:40 AM Updated: 7 months ago

This week, the Supreme Court began its new term with an unusually small case-load, a response to the current absence of a 9th, tie-breaking judge after

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Clinton Can Still Lose the Election

10/07/2016 9:40 AM Updated: 7 months ago

Washington (AFP) – One month from Saturday, Hillary Clinton is favored to make history as the first female US president. But with a resilient Donald Trump

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Clinton and Obama Are Working Hard to Alienate Sanders Voters

10/06/2016 4:20 PM Updated: 7 months ago

Today, President Barack Obama published an open letter to his successor, encouraging him or her to boost productivity, combat inequality, increase job availability and build a

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Obama Approval Rating At 2nd Term High

10/06/2016 12:20 PM Updated: 7 months ago

A new CNN/ORC poll shows that 55% of Americans approve of Barack Obama’s job as president. This is the best number of Obama’s second term. The


(Video) “Deplorables” Depict Clinton in Distasteful Fashion

10/06/2016 10:20 AM Updated: 7 months ago

(Video) Hurricane Matthew Live Updates

10/05/2016 5:20 PM Updated: 7 months ago