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The Latest: Clinton: Opposes vets' bill that Kaine backed

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 1:51pm

The Latest on the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia (all times EDT):

Pro-Sanders demonstrators march in the sweltering heat

Geoff Mulvihill and Megan Trimble, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 1:51pm

Several hundred Bernie Sanders supporters and other demonstrators marched down Philadelphia's sweltering Broad Street on the opening day of the Democratic convention Monday, chanting "Nominate Sanders or lose in November!" and "Hey, hey, ho, ho, the DNC has got to go!"

Clinton turns to party's stars to quiet Democratic firestorm

Julie Pace and Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 1:10pm

Hillary Clinton's campaign scrambled to extinguish a political firestorm over embarrassing hacked emails Monday, hoping a high-wattage line-up of speakers, including first lady Michelle Obama and liberal favorite Bernie Sanders, would overshadow party infighting on the Democratic convention's opening night.

Die-hard Sanders' backers divided on backing Clinton

Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 1:10pm

With boos and chants of "Feel the Bern," die-hard backers of Bernie Sanders signaled on Monday that they just aren't ready to coalesce around the presidential bid of Hillary Clinton despite his pleas.

Women underrepresented across Utah's political spectrum

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:30am

Utah elected the nation's the first female state senator in 1896, when Martha Hughes Cannon defeated her husband and four other candidates to win the job.

Hacked emails complicate Democratic National Convention; DNC chair resigns

Ken Thomas and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 10:27pm

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she will step down at end of party's convention after Democratic officials on Sunday were weighing whether the party's chairwoman should leave her position due to the publication of hacked emails suggesting favoritism in the primary for Hillary Clinton.

The Latest: Clinton saddened by GOP's 'lock her up' chants

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 5:21pm

The Latest on the 2016 presidential race (all times EDT):

Trump vs. Clinton: Is a 2017 'peaceful transfer' possible?

Bill Barrow, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 10:31am

Hillary Clinton should be in jail. Donald Trump threatens America's very existence.

Obama: Trump's NATO comments show 'lack of preparedness'

Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 8:40am

President Barack Obama says GOP nominee Donald Trump's recent suggestion that the U.S. might not come to the defense of NATO allies is another sign of Trump's "lack of preparedness" on foreign policy.

Kaine in Miami: 'Bienvenidos a todos'

MJ Lee CNN  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 11:32pm

Tim Kaine took the stage alongside Hillary Clinton in Miami Saturday and offered his first greeting to voters as a vice presidential nominee -- in Spanish.

Energized white supremacists cheer Trump convention message

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 10:40pm

They don't like to be called white supremacists.

Democrats open their convention to nominate Hillary Clinton for president as ouster of party chief, emails roil party

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 2:20pm

Democrats open their convention to nominate Hillary Clinton for president as ouster of party chief, emails roil party.

Outgoing Democratic Party chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz tells Florida newspaper she will not gavel in party's convention

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:40am

Outgoing Democratic Party chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz tells Florida newspaper she will not gavel in party's convention.

Sanders calls on backers to help elect Hillary Clinton, calls Trump a demagogue, gets cheers and boos

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:40am

Sanders calls on backers to help elect Hillary Clinton, calls Trump a demagogue, gets cheers and boos.

Fewer women in office than men in Connecticut

Susan Haigh, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:20am

Like much of the country, women in Connecticut lag behind men when it comes to elected representation in city halls, state legislature and Congress.

Bernie Sanders tells his backers: 'Make no mistake. We have made history.'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 11:20am

Bernie Sanders tells his backers: 'Make no mistake. We have made history.'

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The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 7:30am

Outgoing Democratic Party chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz heckled at Florida breakfast, opponents shout, "Shame."

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she will step down at end of party's convention

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 24th - 2:00pm

Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz says she will step down at end of party's convention.

Trump: France, others hit by terror may face more screening

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 10:12pm

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is asserting that countries like France that he says are compromised by terrorism may be subjected to the "extreme vetting" he proposes as a deterrent to attacks in the U.S.