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We’ll be reporting from Philadelphia all week and live-blogging each night. Check out all our dispatches from the Democratic convention here. PHILADELPHIA — “With every word we utter, with every action we take, we know our kids are watching us,”...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Clare Malone | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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8:00 PM Day Two! 47388 Clare Malone Welcome to the second night of the Democratic National Convention. After Monday’s airing of grievances by Bernie Sanders’ supporters, the Democratic Party is ready to move forward with its television narrative...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: FiveThirtyEight | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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Roger Federer announced Tuesday that he will miss the rest of 2016 to continue rehabilitating his left knee, which he injured while drawing a bath for his young daughters in January. He’ll miss the Olympics and the U.S. Open. Federer, who turns 35...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Carl Bialik | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA — If you were standing in the convention hall here or watching the Democratic National Convention on television Monday night, it quickly became clear from the tumult on the floor that the Republican Party doesn’t have a copyright on...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Harry Enten | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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The two host cities for the Republican and Democratic national conventions are both former urban dynamos that fell on hard times. In 1950, Philadelphia, which is hosting the Democratic convention this week, was the country’s third-largest city, with...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Carl Bialik | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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We’ll be reporting from Philadelphia all week and live-blogging each night. Check out all our dispatches from the Democratic convention here. The theme of the first night of the Democratic National Convention was “United Together,” but there are...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: FiveThirtyEight | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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There have been predictions that the 2016 election will be among the most negative in modern politics. Both candidates have high unfavorable ratings. And with the Democratic convention officially approving the party’s platform on Monday, we have another...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Julia Azari | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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Design & Animation by Tom McCarten. Graphics by Ella Koeze. Music & Sound by Redhorse Studio. As the very first female presidential nominee of a major party, Democrat Hillary Clinton is already in a historic position. Come November, she could...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Christine Laskowski | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA — This is the bounciest time of the campaign season. Donald Trump has clearly gotten a polling bounce out of his convention. How long that will last may be complicated by a number of factors, including any bounce Hillary Clinton might...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Harry Enten | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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The protest scene in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention is much more active than it was in Cleveland last week for the Republicans’ convention. And Bernie Sanders’s supporters, in particular, are out in force. Many seem resigned...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Clare Malone | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the telling numbers tucked inside the news. 18 months It’s happening: the East River tunnel that carries the L Train — which connects parts of Brooklyn to Manhattan — will shut down for 18...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Walt Hickey | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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8:00 PM Welcome To The Democratic National Convention 47388 Clare Malone Most of the U.S. is experiencing a weather phenomenon dubiously but fabulously named “the heat dome,” a moniker that might as well be attached to Philadelphia’s Wells Fargo...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: FiveThirtyEight | Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA — Robby Mook, Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager, said Sunday that Russian hackers broke into the Democratic Party’s email system in order to help Donald Trump by embarrassing the party. But there’s no hard proof of that theory,...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Farai Chideya | Monday, July 25, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA — At a pro-Bernie Sanders rally in downtown Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon, a speaker — barking into a megaphone while standing on top of a repurposed tour bus — proclaimed that 150,000 protesters would descend on the Democratic...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Jody Avirgan | Monday, July 25, 2016
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It’s trade deadline week in Major League Baseball, and that means endless deliberation over which teams should buy talent to mount a postseason charge, and which should sell their stars with an eye to the future. To help with that calculus last year,...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Neil Paine | Monday, July 25, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton is coming into her convention with a real problem. Even before WikiLeaks released thousands of Democratic National Committee emails, including some that suggested officials were actively working against Bernie Sanders,...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Harry Enten | Monday, July 25, 2016
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The first few polls conducted after last week’s Republican convention suggested a small to medium convention bounce for Donald Trump, with Hillary Clinton holding on to narrow leads in several surveys. But a series of polls released Monday morning...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Nate Silver | Monday, July 25, 2016
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PHILADELPHIA — Prepping for a week of sunburn and sleep deprivation for the love of the party, Democrats are wending their way to Philadelphia for their convention this week. What awaits them? So much. This is America in 2016, after all. The biggest...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Clare Malone | Monday, July 25, 2016
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The elections podcast crew is in Philadelphia! Since the end of the Republican National Convention, Hillary Clinton picked Tim Kaine as her running mate, Wikileaks gave us a glimpse behind the scenes at the Democratic National Committee, and Bernie Sanders...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: FiveThirtyEight | Monday, July 25, 2016
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You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the telling numbers tucked inside the news. 0.7; 24; 50,000 Huge weekend in politics! Given that you read our website, you’ve likely heard that there’s a convention happening. But here’s a...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Walt Hickey | Monday, July 25, 2016
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You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the telling numbers tucked inside the news. 92 chemicals Florida’s Environmental Regulatory Commission is considering increasing the number of chemicals allowed in drinking water from 54 to 92,...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Walt Hickey | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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Hillary Clinton will officially become the Democratic nominee for president this week, at which point we’ll finally close the chapter on the 2016 primaries. But when we look back on the 2016 race, how should we think of it, as a close call or as a...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Nate Silver | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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