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The Latest: Will Sanders free his delegates to vote Clinton?

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 9:13am

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

Dems' division, emails roil party on Day 1 of convention

Ken Thomas and Kathleen Hennessey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 9:00am

Angry Democrats heckled outgoing party chief Debbie Wasserman Schultz with boos and cries of "shame!" on Monday as the party tried to move past an embarrassing email controversy and heal divisions before this week's national convention begins.

DNC steps off in Philadelphia with huge protests, high temps

Geoff Mulvihill and Megan Trimble, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 8:50am

The Democratic National Convention got underway Monday in Philadelphia with much bigger demonstrations than the Republican convention and much higher temperatures as the region copes with an oppressive heat wave.

Sanders, delegates to meet privately amid lingering angst

Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 25th - 5:10am

Amid lingering angst over the primary process, Bernie Sanders has a chance to encourage his supporters to embrace party unity.

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.

Clinton says veep pick Kaine is everything GOP ticket isn't

Ken Thomas and Lisa Lerer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 9:50pm

Hillary Clinton debuted running mate Sen. Tim Kaine on Saturday as a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality — "everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not" — at a boisterous rally ahead of next week's Democratic National Convention.

The Latest: Cheers greet Tim Kaine on return to Richmond

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 9:30pm

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

How Hillary Clinton chose Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as her VP

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 4:11pm

Hillary Clinton's search for a vice president started with a commanding victory in the New York primary and a special delivery in a plastic Duane Reade bag. Three months later, it ended with a phone call to a shipyard office, where Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine was waiting.

Floods kill at least 154 across China, leave scores missing

Didi Tang, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 3:35pm

Torrential rains that have swept through China have killed at least 154 people and left 124 missing, officials said Saturday, with most of the casualties reported from a northern province where villagers complained about lack of warning before a deadly flash flood.

Philadelphia primps, activists prepare for DNC convention

Maryclaire Dale, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 1:31pm

Protesters, party leaders and city officials were making final plans as Philadelphia prepared to host the four-day Democratic National Convention that starts Monday.

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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.

Hillary Clinton says running mate Tim Kaine is 'everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jul 23rd - 11:20am

Hillary Clinton says running mate Tim Kaine is 'everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not'