• Hillary Clinton Makes History Accepting Democratic Nomination

    Hillary Clinton has accepted the Democratic party's presidential nomination Thursday night in Philadelphia, making history as the first woman to be chosen to run for the highest office in the land by a major party in the United States. "Today, we've reached a milestone in our nation's march toward…

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  • Dress Deja Vu: Joyce Beatty's DNC Dress Looks Awfully Similar to Melania Trump's RNC Dress

    Did Ohio Congresswoman Joyce Beatty make a fashion faux-pas at the Democratic National Convention Thursday night?According to the unforgiving Twittersphere, she did: Beatty wore a dress that seems strikingly similar to the $2,190 dress style-savvy Trump, 46, wore last week to the Republican…

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  • Delegates Hold Up ‘Liar’ Signs and Chant ‘No More War’ During DNC

    Across the Wells Fargo Center, many Sanders' delegates also wore neon yellow, glow-in-the-dark t-shirts with the words, "Enough is Enough" written on them. However, Sanders delegates received a text message from the Sanders organization asking them to be respectful throughout the evening. "On…

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  • Chelsea Clinton Says Her Mother 'Never Forgets Who She's Fighting For'

    "I'm here as a proud American, a proud Democrat, a proud mother, and a very, very proud daughter," Chelsea Clinton began in her endorsement of her mother. Her father, President Bill Clinton, could be seen focusing on the speech intently while she spoke. Chelsea Clinton, 36, is remembered as being…

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  • Clinton Adviser Shoots Down Press Conference Criticism

    In an interview with ABC News on day four of the Democratic National Convention, Joel Benenson, a chief strategist and pollster with Hillary Clinton's campaign, addressed the growing public scrutiny over the Democratic presidential nominee's lack of press conferences. "We'll have a press…

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  • Texas Rep. Castro, Mulling Senate Run, Slams Ted Cruz

    Rep. Joaquin Castro of Texas criticized Sen. Ted Cruz in an interview Thursday, possibly testing a couple of modes of attack that he could use against the polarizing senator in a contest for Cruz's seat in 2018. “Many Texans have been extremely disappointed in Ted, in his leadership,” Castro told…

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  • As Rich Get Richer, Middle-Income Take on More Housing Debt

    The phrase “keeping up with the Joneses” refers to the notion of people trying to match their neighbors’ acquisitions and other signs of social standing, lest they feel inferior. In a recently published paper, Jeffrey Thompson, principal economist for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, said…

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  • Father of Muslim U.S. Soldier Killed in Combat Blasts Trump: Have You Read the Constitution?

    The father of one of 14 American Muslims who died serving in the U.S. Armed Forces in the ten years that followed the 9/11 attacks, took direct aim at Donald Trump Thursday night during a speech at the DNC, suggesting the GOP presidential candidate brush up on the Constitution. "If it was up to…

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  • Why This 11-Year-Old Girl Made Her Dad Drive Her to Philadelphia for Hillary Clinton

    An 11-year-old girl from New York made her father drive to Philadelphia so that she could be present when Hillary Clinton accepts the Democratic Party's nomination for president tonight. "Right now, I really want to be a history teacher," Sabbia said.

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  • Trump Says He Wanted to 'Hit a Couple of Speakers So Hard'

    Yesterday, he held events in Florida, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and hosted a short Ask Me Anything (AMA) session on Reddit in which he spoke to his most ardent supporters. At the Florida event, he appeared to invite Russia to intervene in U.S. elections by asking the country to retrieve thousands of…

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  • 'Beavis & Butt-Head,' 'Daria,' More From '90s Returning With MTV Classic

    On Aug. 1 -- the same day MTV launched back in 1981 -- MTV is officially changing VH1 Classic to MTV Classic. With that will come a flood of nostalgic programming for Gen-Xers, including "Beavis & Butt-head" and its spin-off, "Daria," as well as "MTV Unplugged," highlights from "TRL," and, of…

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  • Kaine Mocks Trump For Confusing Him With a New Jersey Politician

    Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine mocked Donald Trump for confusing him with a New Jersey politician and said the blunder is proof that Trump is trying to “learn on the fly” as he runs for president.

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  • Debbie Wasserman Schultz Says She 'Took One for the Team' by Resigning

    Outgoing Democratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz spoke about her resignation during a reception at the party's convention today, saying she “took one for the team” by stepping down from her leadership post. There’s no question about it," she said at the reception by the…

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  • Reporter's Notebook: Trump Appears to Give Press Access but not Answers

    On Wednesday morning, speaking in a half-empty ballroom at his golf club in Doral, Florida, Donald Trump boasted that he was having a press conference. The Republican nominee took over 30 questions from reporters that morning. His assertion about his Democratic rival was correct: Hillary…

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  • Matt Damon on Donald Trump Possibly Being President: 'It Makes Me Nervous'

    "Jason Bourne" star Matt Damon has seen the global curiosity that Donald Trump's run for president of the United States has caused among everyday people. "As an American and one who goes abroad ... every customs agent around the world, when they see your passport, they ask about Trump," Damon…

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  • Chelsea and Ivanka: Friends and Daughters of Political Rivals

    It might be hard to believe, but Chelsea Clinton and Ivanka Trump are known to be friends. Clinton and Trump reportedly first met a few years ago through their husbands and hit it off, and despite the political spotlight shining on both their families, Trump recently told People magazine they have…

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  • 'Kidnapped' Gnome Returned to Canada After Apparent 8-Month Trip to Mexico and US

    A gnome "kidnapped" from its Canada home nearly eight months ago is now back with its owner, who said the lawn ornament was returned along with a photo book of its apparent travels to the U.S. and Mexico. The gnome, which went missing in December of last year, reappeared this Tuesday in a bag left…

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  • Julian and Joaquin Castro Weigh In on Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump

    In an interview with ABC News' David Muir, U.S. secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro said Hillary Clinton just needs to "be herself" when she takes to the stage this evening to address the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and formally accept the party's nomination…

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  • Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm on Whether She'll Be the Next Democratic Party Chair

    Will former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm serve as the future chair of the Democratic Party?“I do not know where that came from. I did not put my name in,” Granholm told ABC News Political Director Rick Klein, shutting down the possibility of her taking over the reins of the Democratic Party from…

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  • 'Election Cycle': A Journey Across America From the Republican Convention to the Democratic Convention

    ABC News' Michael Koenigs is cycling 500 miles from the Republican National Convention in Cleveland to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Along the way, he’ll be interviewing politicians, pundits and voters about the major issues of the 2016 election. As I rode around the Rodale…

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