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Sanders: Democratic convention could be 'messy'

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 24th - 6:51am

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and his push to make the party more inclusive could get "messy" but asserts in an interview with The Associated Press: "Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle."

Will Obama's new overtime rules actually hurt workers?

Jeanne Sahadi, CNN  |  Posted  May 24th - 6:44am

A new federal rule that expands the number of workers eligible for overtime pay means employers will have to pony up more money — in payroll, administrative and legal costs.

Sanders: Democratic convention could be 'messy'

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 7:00pm

Bernie Sanders predicted Monday that the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia could be "messy" as he pushed the party to adopt his progressive agenda, but added, "Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle."

Clinton campaign declines invitation to California debate

Will Lester, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 6:30pm

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton on Monday declined an invitation from Fox News to participate in a debate with rival Bernie Sanders in California before that state's June 7 primary.

Supreme Court throws out death sentence from all-white jury

Mark Sherman, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 2:03pm

The Supreme Court upended the conviction and death sentence of a black Georgia man Monday because prosecutors violated the Constitution by excluding African-Americans from the all-white jury that determined his fate.

Sanders backing brings big dollars to DNC chair's challenger

Sergio Bustos, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 1:50pm

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz is literally getting a run for her money by her South Florida primary opponent, thanks to Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

Trump meets with Sen. Corker in New York

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 1:30pm

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump met with Bob Corker in New York on Monday, intensifying speculation that the U.S. senator from Tennessee may be on Trump's vice presidential shortlist.

Most House GOP women in tough races biding time on Trump

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 11:10am

Before deciding if she'll vote for Donald Trump, Martha McSally says she'll spend time "determining what kind of man he is." Mia Love says some comments by the presumptive Republican presidential candidate need "some sort of explanation," while Renee Ellmers backs him because he's "a problem solver."

Clinton email probe in late stage, FBI may question her

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 10:20am

FBI agents probing whether Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server imperiled government secrets appear close to completing their work, a process experts say will probably culminate in a sit-down with the former secretary of state.

In swing-state suburbs, white women are skeptical of Trump

Bill Barrow and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 1:51am

For Donald Trump to win the White House in November, he'll need the votes of women like lifelong Republican Wendy Emery.

Clinton calls Trump's gun policies "dangerous"

Sergio Bustos, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 22nd - 7:50am

Donald Trump's gun policies are "not just way out there" but "dangerous" and would make America less safe, Hillary Clinton said Saturday.

Clinton, Sanders duel over Latino vote in California

Michael R. Blood, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 22nd - 7:01am

Bernie Sanders' image gazes out from a corner storefront in Boyle Heights, a Hispanic enclave known for its plump burritos and a plaza where mariachis strum guitars. It's here that his campaign is going house to house to cut into Hillary Clinton's advantage with Latino voters.

Clinton shrugs, sees benefits in Trump's personal attacks

Lisa Lerer and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 22nd - 6:41am

Hillary Clinton has a message for Donald Trump: keep on talking.

Sanders says he is backing DNC chair's opponent

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 21st - 5:31pm

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said he plans to support the opponent of Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz in her Florida primary contest Aug. 30 for her congressional seat.

Utah lawmaker wants opt-in requirement for porn

Hallie Golden, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 21st - 11:13am

A Utah lawmaker who succeeded in having pornography declared a public health crisis intends to continue his crusade through a bill that could require porn filters to be placed on the Internet.

In swing state suburbs, white women are skeptical of Trump

Bill Barrow and Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 21st - 11:10am

For Donald Trump to win the White House in November, he'll need the votes of women like lifelong Republican Wendy Emery.

Hillary Clinton heading back to Vegas for speech to union

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 2:00pm

Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton is returning to Las Vegas this week for a speech to a union.

Veterans' group to Trump: Where's the money?

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 23rd - 11:51am

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump skipped a debate in January and held a fund-raiser instead, claiming to have raised $6 million for veterans.

Clinton: Sanders has every right to finish campaign

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 22nd - 9:10am

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton says persistent rival Bernie Sanders "has every right to finish off his campaign however he chooses." But she says she wants to focus on presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump because his is not "a normal candidacy."