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  1. Sanders forms new organization to push issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | UPI

    Bernie Sanders has formed a new organization to support down-ballot candidates nationwide and says he doesn't plan to raise money for former rival Hillary Clinton . After speaking to the Democratic National Convention on Monday night, when he endorsed Clinton, he sent an email to his campaign donors asking them to give their support to the new organization.


  2. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton andRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Press

    Dems make Clinton official today as dissent lingers Delegates at the Democratic National Convention will nominate Clinton in a roll call today. Check out this story on USA TODAY's Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page previews what we can expect on Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention, including a prime-time speech from the presumptive nominee's husband, former president Bill Clinton.


  3. Casino operators place their chips on conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    The exclusive rights of Mohegan Tribe and the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, whose exclusive rights to operate casinos in the state are being challenged by Las Vegas powerhouse MGM. Speaking at a breakfast underwritten by the two tribes during the Democratic National Convention , U.S. Sen. Jon Tester , D-Mont., said he empathized with the tribes' plight, and that it would be disastrous if MGM encroached on the their turf.


  4. Illinois Gov. Rauner once said half of Chicagoa s teachers are a virtually illiterateaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Bruce Rauner waves to the crowd of supporters before taking the oath of office as Illinois's 42nd governor Jan. 12, 2015, in Springfield, Ill. Before Bruce Rauner became governor of Illinois, he told school reformers that he thinks that half of the city's teachers were "virtually illiterate" and that half of the principals were "managerially incompetent."


  5. AdTheorent Enhances Anti-Fraud Infrastructure to Provide Cross-Environment SafeguardsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Information Technology

    AdTheorent, Inc .,i 1 2a technology company whose data-driven predictive solutions are transforming digital advertising, today announced significant advancements to its anti-fraud infrastructure, as well as sample performance statistics over a recent 30-day measurement period. Previously launched last year as a mobile-only solution to identify fraud that went undetected by traditional third party anti-fraud solutions, AdTheorent's real-time detection model is now able to identify fraud across all digital environments, maximizing cross-environment brand safety and ad spend.


  6. Clinton's VP Pick Targeted Global Warming Skeptics On Senate FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Caller

    ... July, potentially hurting claims the nominee is someone constitutional conservatives can support. Sen. Tim Kaine, a Democrat from Virginia, was tasked with heaping scorn on conservative nonprofit groups in early July for opposing Democratic policies ...


  7. Citing cyber 'revolution,' Obama issues attack response planRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Gillette News-Record

    The White House warned Tuesday of a "revolution" of computer-generated threats to the U.S. stoked by growing cyber aggression by traditional U.S. foes like Russia and North Korea, and issued a color-coded response plan for the federal government to use after major cyberattacks. Lisa Monaco, President Barack Obama's homeland security and counterterrorism adviser, said while Russia and China grow "more assertive and sophisticated" online, Iran has attacked U.S. banks and North Korea is showing a willingness to attack companies and countries alike.


  8. Shutting down 'shark finning': US fishermen promise a fightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... hunt sharks and have their fins removed during processing on land. A bill backed by Sen. Cory Booker, a New Jersey Democrat, and others promises to ban the sale and possession of shark fins to ensure U.S. fishermen and seafood dealers no longer ... 5 comments

  9. Watch: Dem. Rep. Alan Grayson Explodes on Politico ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Rep. Alan Grayson told Politico reporter Edward-Isaac Dovere that he hoped he would get arrested for asking questions and allegedly getting in the Congressman's face. Dovere said that he was asking about allegations of domestic abuse from Grayson's ex-wife, reported by Politico Tuesday.


  10. Mikulski to formally submit Clintona s name for nominationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Sen. Barbara Mikulski will formally submit Hillary Clinton's name as the Democratic nominee for president at the party's convention. Rachel MacKnight, a Mikulski spokeswoman, says Mikulski will introduce Clinton's name at about 5 p.m. and give a brief speech before the roll call of the states.


  11. Bill Clinton to Deliver Nominating Speech as Protests Mark the DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    It's Bill Clinton 's big night. The former president will take the stage as the highlighted speaker at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia tonight, following a tense first day marked by heckling and protests.


  12. Loretta Sanchez takes swipe at Democratic insiders as California Senate feud spills into DNCRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    California's racially charged all-Democrat Senate race spilled Monday into the Democratic National Convention as the candidates continued to feud over President Obama's decision to endorse one over the other. Attorney General Kamala Harris , the recipient of Mr. Obama's blessing, said Monday she thought Rep. Loretta Sanchez should apologize to the president for suggesting that race played a role in the endorsement.


  13. The Democratic Convention You Don't SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    The Democratic convention, billed as a week to showcase party unity behind Hillary Clinton, instead opened in Philadelphia with raw and robust shows of dissent from fans of Bernie Sanders. "Rather than pat us on the head and tell us to line up and vote for Hillary, I think they need to demonstrate more commitment to the progressive issues that Bernie has been pushing for," said Illinois delegate Rebecca Davies.


  14. Bernie Sanders supporters: Unmoved by plea to support Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Chronicle

    PHILADELPHIA – Undeterred by Sen. Bernie Sanders' plea for party unity behind Hillary Clinton, Sanders supporters chanting "Bernie or bust!" took to the streets under the hot sun Tuesday for more demonstrations on Day 2 of the Democratic convention. Several hundred gathered around noon in a rally at City Hall with plans to join up in the afternoon with groups decrying police brutality and economic injustice.


  15. Conspiracy in left wing?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... Clinton condemned in 1998. She got one thing wrong, however. As a trove of leaked email messages among high-ranking Democrat officials makes clear, the conspiracy last year and this was to ensure Clinton got the party's nomination for president. ...


  16. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    "Before I even got into the race, one of Murphy's donors and I had lunch together and he told me, 'If you run, they will destroy you.' I asked, 'Who's they?' And he said, 'Harry Reid and the DSCC [Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee].'


  17. Illinois delegates say speeches by Chicagoans unifying partyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Illinois delegates for Bernie Sanders say Democratic National Convention speeches by prominent Chicagoans are helping unify the party behind Hillary Clinton. Delegates said Tuesday that the previous night's addresses by first lady Michelle Obama and U.S. Rep. Luis Gutierrez explored shared values.


  18. Clinton in 'sexist sushi ad?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fox News

    For years, Legal Sea Foods restaurant chain has taken a tongue in cheek approach to advertising, poking fun at the political arena, politicians themselves, and their flip-flopping platforms and positions. Just for the halibut.


  19. Debi Rose on first night of DNC: 'It was electric in there'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Staten Island Councilwoman Debi Rose witnessed history being made in 2008, when Barack Obama was selected as the Democratic nominee, becoming the first black presidential candidate, and later, the first black president. Now, she will witness history being made again when Hillary Clinton is selected as the first female to run at the top of the ticket, and of course hopes to see her as the first female president.


  20. New York AG rejects GOP's climate subpoenaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is refusing to comply with House Republicans' subpoena over his climate change investigation. Schneiderman's counsel, Leslie Dubeck, wrote Tuesday that the subpoena issued earlier this month by House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith falls outside of the panel's authority and violates New York's rights as a state.