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Multiple outlets are now reporting this. From the New York Times: Hillary Clinton named Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia to be her running mate Friday, according to a senior campaign official, selecting a battleground state politician with working-class...
From: Daily Kos | By: David Nir | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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After months of speculation that Hillary Clinton might select Sen. Elizabeth Warren as her running mate, creating the first-ever two-woman ticket, or perhaps Labor Secretary Tom Perez, a civil rights lawyer who would’ve been the first Latino V.P.,...
From: Slate | By: Nora Caplan-Bricker | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we’ll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about. It hasn’t necessarily...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mark Townsend | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Anti-choice activists and leaders have embraced the Republican platform, which relies on a series of falsehoods about reproductive health care. The post The 2016 Republican Platform Is Riddled With Conservative Abortion Myths appeared first on Rewire....
From: RH Reality Check | By: Ally Boguhn | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Living as I do just east of Seattle, I’ve been waiting for a magazine to do the definitive profile of Barronelle Stutzman, the Richland, Wash., florist who’s getting sued to the nines for refusing to provide flowers for the wedding of a gay friend....
From: Get Religion | By: Julia Duin | Friday, July 22, 2016
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"We will be a country of law and order," Trump will reportedly say, and "I will be your voice!"
From: Salon.com | By: Scott Eric Kaufman | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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Declaring that he alone has the leadership strength to secure the homeland and rejuvenate the economy, the billionaire real estate mogul offered himself as a “law and order” candidate and made a direct appeal to blue-collar Americans who have felt...
From: Denver Post | By: The Washington Post | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Donald Trump's daughter promised Thursday that her father will fight for equal pay for women and affordable childcare for parents, issues the Republican nominee has rarely if ever addressed on the campaign trail.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Friday, July 22, 2016
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RNC speakers tried to one-up each other with their digs at the presumptive Democratic nominee
From: Salon.com | By: Michael Garofalo | Friday, July 22, 2016
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The morning after he accepted the Republican nomination with a serious, long speech, Trump dredged up old feuds, praised the National Enquirer, and had his fun.
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Donald Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination on Thursday, promising to restore “law and order” to the United States and the world. “We will be a country of generosity and warmth,” he said. “But we will also be a country of law...
From: Time | By: Ryan Teague Beckwith | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Thinking out loud … while wondering whatever happened to Burt Ward. — As Gotham’s Dark Knight, Batman, once said, “Storm’s comin’.” The Big 12 football media days wrapped up this week in Dallas, and the final item on the agenda involved...
From: WEEI | By: John Rooke | Friday, July 22, 2016
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“I will fight for you,” said Donald Trump during the 75-minute-long speech he gave as he officially accepted the Republican Presidential nomination on Thursday night, which marked the last night of the Republican National Convention. “I will fight...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Thea Conrad | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Donald Trump took the freak show of American politics and made it the main event. But now he says he wants to be the candidate of calm.
From: The Atlantic | By: Molly Ball | Friday, July 22, 2016
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It’s been an exciting and eventful Republican National Convention for more than just the politicians; reportedly Cleveland gay sex workers saw an extreme business boom during the event. Accoring to an RT report, male sex workers saw a surge in their...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Patricia Ramirez | Friday, July 22, 2016
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In three days, three major judicial decisions came down against GOP efforts to suppress voting
From: Salon.com | By: Gary Legum | Friday, July 22, 2016
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by Dan Savage So a non-pasty-faced Green Party spokesperson/hack had this to say yesterday in response to something pasty-faced me said on my podcast months ago: First, the Green Party actually does run candidates from dog catcher on up. Here are just...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Solutions possible.
From: Reason | By: Steven Greenhut | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Delegates in Cleveland answer a nightmare question: Would they take four more years of Barack Obama over a Hillary Clinton presidency?
From: The Atlantic | By: Russell Berman | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Madea takes on Halloween, De Niro trains Robert Duran, and Chris Pine robs a bank in this week's movie trailer round-up.
From: FilmDrunk | By: Ashley Burns | Friday, July 22, 2016
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If the ascendance of Donald Trump is showbiz, the descent of Roger Ailes can only be described as opera. Trump and Ailes should go down into history together, and July 21, 2016 will mark it. Just hours before Trump formally accepted the Republican nomination...
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Ken Doctor | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Many Dominican Republic immigrants in Florida and New York City brought Zika home after visiting the island, one of many destinations outside the U.S. where Zika has been active, say public health officials....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Phil Galewitz | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Conservatism’s nervous breakdown continues apace as yet another kingmaker is revealed to be powerless.
From: Reason | By: Matt Welch | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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The United States Anti-Doping Agency was found to not have met requirements under Texas law to compel a deposition against a Houston endocrinologist who treated elite track athletes.
From: New York Times | By: JERÉ LONGMAN | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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It's official: The moderate Virginia Senator joins Hillary Clinton's ticket.
From: Salon.com | By: Associated Press | Saturday, July 23, 2016
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Despite promising “the truth, and nothing else” in his convention speech, Donald Trump presented the nation with a series of previously debunked claims and some new ones Thursday night — about the U.S. tax burden, the perils facing police, Hillary...
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Friday, July 22, 2016
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As "Star Trek" turns a half-century old, Salon talks to icon William Shatner about his career-defining role
From: Salon.com | By: Ethan Gilsdorf | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Joey Johnson was previously arrested for flag-burning at the 1984 RNC. He took his case to the Supreme Court
From: Salon.com | By: Ben Norton | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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The GOP remains divided on ideology, united on attitude.
From: Politico | By: Michael Grunwald | Friday, July 22, 2016
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CLEVELAND — Donald Trump hit one of his big applause lines in his acceptance speech Thursday night at the Republican National Convention and his screaming fans jumped to their feet. The Colorado delegation, for the most part, remained in their seats....
From: Denver Post | By: John Frank | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Republican nominee to America: 'I'm with you, I will fight for you, and I will win for you.' The post Transcript: Donald Trump’s speech to the Republican convention appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Friday, July 22, 2016
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An attorney in the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the mother of Sandra Bland, who died last summer in a Texas jail, says an ex-guard told him in a deposition he falsified jail log entries....
From: Fox News | Friday, July 22, 2016
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"Jane Doe found herself hopelessly trapped in a bizarre plot pulled from a Kafka novel," the lawsuit reads. It claims authorities feared she would flee before testifying against her rapist.
From: NPR | By: Merrit Kennedy | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Here's what you need to know first.The post Here is How Donald Trump’s Nomination Acceptance Speech Went Down and What You Need to Know appeared first on RedState....
From: Red State | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Donald Trump officially accepted the GOP nomination for president on Thursday at the Republican National Convention. Watch full video of his speech here.
From: Gossip Cop | By: Shari Weiss | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Austin police have released a video of a white officer slamming a black school teacher into a truck during a traffic stop. But a conversation between the officer and his colleague has sparked even more concern....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Friday, July 22, 2016
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After more than 13 months of campaigning, real estate billionaire and reality television star Donald Trump officially accepted the Republican Party’s nomination for president. “I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of...
From: The Wrap | By: Itay Hod | Friday, July 22, 2016
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The Latest on the Republican National Convention
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Her experience in jail would have been awful even if she’d been a convicted criminal. But she wasn’t—she was a rape victim who had been incarcerated by a prosecutor worried about the possibility of her not showing up to testify at trial against...
From: Slate | By: Leon Neyfakh | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Eyes now turn to Philadelphia, the nation's fifth largest city that offers a bigger stage for bigger protests over a much larger area.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Friday, July 22, 2016
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A rape victim with a history of mental illness has sued a Texas county alleging she was wrongly jailed after prosecutors said she refused to testify a second time against her attacker....
From: Fox News | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Amid the chaos of gunfire, there was confusion akin to the fog of war, improvisation under fire and acts of bravery to shield loved ones and strangers alike.
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A Texas transplant, a Whole Foods for Williamsburg and more food news.
From: New York Times | By: FLORENCE FABRICANT | Friday, July 22, 2016
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More than 100 days left until the election.
From: Reason | By: Ed Krayewski | Friday, July 22, 2016
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A black Texas teacher thrown to the ground by a white officer during a traffic stop, and then told by another white officer on the way to jail that blacks have "violent tendencies," said Friday she is grateful the police chief has publicly apologized....
From: Fox News | Friday, July 22, 2016
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Forget any presidential "pivot." A day after the RNC, Trump held a press conference to rehash his primary battles
From: Salon.com | By: Sophia Tesfaye | Friday, July 22, 2016
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The Latest on a patrol car video showing a white Austin, Texas, police officer violently throwing a black woman to the ground during a traffic stop (all times local): 11:25 p.m....
From: Fox News | Friday, July 22, 2016
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So far this year, legislators have introduced 1,256 provisions relating to sexual and reproductive health and rights. However, states have also enacted 22 measures this year designed to expand access to reproductive health services or protect reproductive...
From: RH Reality Check | By: Ally Boguhn | Thursday, July 21, 2016
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Donald Trump said goodbye to Cleveland Friday, pronouncing the Republican National Convention a yuge success and taking a parting shot at GOP rival Ted Cruz, who refused to endorse him in a controversial speech that got the Texas senator booed off the...
From: Fox News | Friday, July 22, 2016
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