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  • Donald Trump and the Perils of Little Preparation

    Monday night was Donald Trump's first introduction to the presidential debate stage. His campaign team was trying to lower debate expectations of Trump, leaking to reporters that he was not standing at faux lecterns for 90 minutes at a time in preparation and shunning policy briefings. During the…

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  • Donald Trump and Surrogates Heap Blame on Debate Moderator Lester Holt's Line of Questioning

    Donald Trump and his team are slamming presidential debate moderator Lester Holt for not asking Hillary Clinton questions Monday night about her email controversy and potential conflicts of interest with the Clinton Foundation, among other things. “He didn't ask her about the emails at all,” Trump…

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  • Hillary Clinton Slams Donald Trump for Questioning His Debate Microphone

    Hillary Clinton came out swinging against Donald Trump this morning in the wake of the first presidential debate of the season, criticizing his post-performance gripes. “But I will be there in St. Louis and then after that in Las Vegas.

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  • Denzel Washington, Viola Davis Erupt in New 'Fences' Trailer

    A new teaser trailer for "Fences" was just released and it's beyond gripping and emotional. The acclaimed duo are back as Troy and Rose, a couple struggling with life and race relations in the 1950s. Washington and Davis go toe-to-toe in the clip, which shows Troy upset that his life hasn't…

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  • Mystery Over Missing Mom Continues as Rescued Boater Arrives in Boston

    A boater who was recently rescued after spending eight days at sea in a life raft has finally arrived back on land in Boston, where he is expected to be reunited with family and friends and interviewed by the Coast Guard. Nathan Carman, 22, was dropped off in Boston's harbor this morning by a…

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  • Tom Hanks Crashes Newlyweds' Photo Shoot in Central Park

    Tom Hanks made one couple's wedding day especially memorable after he crashed their photo shoot in Central Park this weekend. The bride and groom, named Elizabeth and Ryan, were accompanied by New York City-based photographer Meg Miller when Hanks approached them in the park and posed for pictures.

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  • Stars React to the 1st Presidential Debate

    Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off in the first presidential debate Monday night at Hofstra University on Long Island, New York.And immediately after the contentious back and forth between the Republican and Democratic nominees, stars took to Twitter and other forms of social media to voice…

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  • Tim Kaine Says Donald Trump Told 'Whoppers' in First Debate, Still Has to Answer for 'Birther' Controversy

    "Hillary offered details and Donald didn’t. Hillary answered questions and Donald avoided them. Hillary told the truth and Donald told some whoppers," Kaine said today on "Good Morning America." "He just seemed to rattle the longer the debate wore on.

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  • Trump on Former Miss Universe Machado: 'She Gained a Massive Amount of Weight'

    Trump made his remarks on "Fox and Friends" this morning in response to Clinton pointing out that Trump called Machado "Miss Piggy" while berating the Republican nominee's overall treatment of women. "She was the winner, and, you know, she gained a massive amount of weight, and it was a real…

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  • Mike Pence Says Donald Trump 'Took Command of the Stage' in Debate

    Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence today praised Donald Trump's Monday night debate performance. Pence also said Trump was just making his positions clear when he reversed course on the birther issue. "Donald Trump has been focused on a stronger America at home and abroad," Pence…

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  • Rescued Boater Expected in Boston Today as Mother Still Missing

    A rescued boater who spent eight days adrift at sea after his boat sank is expected to arrive in Boston today to be reunited with friends and family, even as his mother remained missing. Nathan Carman, 22, and his 54-year-old mother Linda Carman were reported missing on Sept. 18 after departing…

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  • Thousands Evacuated, National Guard Deployed as Iowa Braces for Major Flooding

    Residents of Cedar Rapids, Iowa watched warily Tuesday as floodwaters continued to rise to levels not seen since record flooding in 2008 that caused some $10 billion of damages and claimed one life. The Cedar River approached 22 ft. in the city Tuesday morning, on its way to a crest of 23 ft later…

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  • Debate Fact-Check: How Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton Stack Up

    How often did Trump and Clinton spin facts to fit their arguments? Fact-check #1: Trump claims he did not say global warming is hoax perpetrated by the Chinese. Donald thinks that climate change is a hoax, perpetrated by the Chinese.

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  • Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump: The First Presidential Debate In A Minute

    It was no ordinary fight night.Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and her Republican rival Donald Trump squared off for the first time at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, emerging from their respective corners to meet halfway -- at center stage -- to shake hands before…

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  • Hillary Clinton Slams Donald Trump for Calling Women 'Pigs, Slobs and Dogs'

    As the first presidential debate was drawing to a close, Hillary Clinton took one last chance to hammer Donald Trump, hitting at his remarks on women.“This is a man who has called women pigs, slobs and dogs,” Clinton said fervently from the debate stage tonight. “And someone who has said pregnancy…

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  • ANALYSIS: Hillary Clinton Baits Donald Trump Into Fight, and He More Than Counters

    Hillary Clinton used the first presidential debate to launch a full frontal attack on Donald Trump, baiting him into fights over his personal finances, taxes, sexism, race relations, business dealings and personal honesty. If Clinton came looking for a fight, she found it. He attacked Clinton…

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  • 10 Moments That Mattered From Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump's First Debate

    Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump ushered the 2016 presidential campaign into a new phase tonight, and they did it with plenty of barbs. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have lobbed insults at each other from far away for months, but tonight they tried to start their highly anticipated face off on…

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