White substance found at Clinton office not hazardous: police

White substance found at Clinton office not hazardous: police

Preliminary analysis has found that a white substance that prompted the evacuation of Hillary Clinton’s campaign headquarters in Brooklyn, New York, was not harmful, police said on Saturday. The substance arrived through the mail at Clinton’s campaign office in Manhattan,...
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Trump gains on Clinton, poll shows ‘rigged’ message resonates

Trump gains on Clinton, poll shows ‘rigged’ message resonates

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gained on his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton among American voters this week, cutting her lead nearly in half, according to Reuters/Ipsos polling released on Friday. The polling data showed Trump’s argumen...
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Would-be British PM sparks row with remarks on rival’s childlessness

Would-be British PM sparks row with remarks on rival’s childlessness

Andrea Leadsom, one of two candidates to be the next British prime minister, has caused an uproar by suggesting that being a mother means she has a greater stake in the country’s future than her childless rival Theresa May. A...
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Clinton reaches magic number in fight for Democratic nomination: U.S. media

Clinton reaches magic number in fight for Democratic nomination: U.S. media

Hillary Clinton has reached the number of delegates needed to capture the Democratic U.S. presidential nomination, according to tallies by two U.S. media outlets, as she and rival Bernie Sanders face off on Tuesday in contests in six states. A...
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Clinton loss in West Virginia signals trouble in Rust Belt

Clinton loss in West Virginia signals trouble in Rust Belt

U.S. Democratic White House candidate Hillary Clinton lost a nominating contest to Bernie Sanders in economically struggling West Virginia on Tuesday, a setback that could signal trouble for her in industrial states in the November general election. The defeat...
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Trump breaks taboos, attacks Clinton on gender issue

Trump breaks taboos, attacks Clinton on gender issue

Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump waded into politically risky territory this week when he accused Democrat Hillary Clinton of exploiting her gender to win votes and said she would have little support if she were not a woman. As Trump...
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Trump plans foreign policy speech as part of image makeover

Trump plans foreign policy speech as part of image makeover

White House hopeful Donald Trump will give a foreign policy speech in Washington next week in an effort to project a more serious image as the Republican front-runner increasingly shifts his focus to the general election in November, his aides...
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Trump candidacy: Where some fear to tread others see a path to victory

Trump candidacy: Where some fear to tread others see a path to victory

It would be easy, to dismiss Nehlen’s challenge to Ryan, who is popular among Republicans inside and outside of Wisconsin and has a large campaign warchest. A poll last month by Marquette University Law School showed him with more than...
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Ted Cruz wins Wyoming Republican presidential nominating contest

Ted Cruz wins Wyoming Republican presidential nominating contest

Republican U.S. presidential hopeful Ted Cruz won all 14 delegates at stake on Saturday in Wyoming, besting rival Donald Trump, who made little effort to win the rural state, and further narrowing the gap in the race for the party’s...
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Trump takes steps to reset his campaign, tries to soften his image

Trump takes steps to reset his campaign, tries to soften his image

Republican front-runner Donald Trump took fresh steps to reset his campaign on Wednesday, hiring a top Republican operative and scheduling a meeting between aides and U.S. lawmakers as he girds for a new phase in his White House bid. Trump...
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