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The New Zealand Herald
GAME ON! Pokemon craze sweeps the worldA Pokemon reveals itself on Queen St as commuters walk on by. Photo/Michael Cra
GAME ON! Pokemon craze sweeps the world
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
A Pokemon reveals itself on Queen St as commuters walk on by. Photo/Michael Craig InAPPropriate? As throngs of Pokemon Go players traipse around to real-world landmarks in pursuit of digital monsters, some ticked-off property owners are asking to... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi prof, students revive old-time radioMAYHEW — Before television annexed the American landscape, many an early-20th c
Mississippi prof, students revive old-time radio
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
MAYHEW — Before television annexed the American landscape, many an early-20th century family passed evenings crowded around the home radio set. The “talking telegram” opened windows on a wider world. In radio’s golden age, the old Philco brought... Read more
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Quartz
A practical guide to help your kid become an astronaut — Quartz CAREER BLAST OFF The most important thing is to support and feed he
A practical guide to help your kid become an astronaut
Quartz / Posted yesterday
— Quartz CAREER BLAST OFF The most important thing is to support and feed her interest without taking control of her interest. You have to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 24, 2016Today is Sunday, July 24, the 206th day of 2016. There are 160 days left in the
This day in history, July 24, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Today is Sunday, July 24, the 206th day of 2016. There are 160 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 24, 1866, Tennessee became the first state to be readmitted to the Union after the Civil War. In 1783, Latin American... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryToday is Sunday, July 24, the 206th day of 2016. There are 160 days left in the
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Today is Sunday, July 24, the 206th day of 2016. There are 160 days left in the year. On July 24, 1866, Tennessee became the first state to be readmitted to the Union after the Civil War. In 1783, Latin American revolutionary Simon Bolivar... Read more
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Orange County Register
The Affordable Care Act is on life supportservices 30 percent more than non-exchange patients. Humana told regulators it
The Affordable Care Act is on life support
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
services 30 percent more than non-exchange patients. Humana told regulators it will no longer sell individual policies in Alabama, Kansas, Wisconsin and Virginia. President Obama has called on Congress to reconsider the public option. “I think... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Letters to the Editor:All things consideredA letter writer says that he doesn't consider my listing o
Letters to the Editor:
Desert Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
All things consideredA letter writer says that he doesn't consider my listing of alternate water suppliers worthy of consideration because he's already considered them ("Alternative water suppliers," Daily Press, July 10, 2016). Considering he asked... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Analysts say Donald Trump sold fear, not facts, in acceptance speech Complete coverage of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland The
Analysts say Donald Trump sold fear, not facts, in acceptance speech
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Complete coverage of the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
'Super delegate' Janet May readies for role at sixth national conventionJanet May's voice is tinted with both excitement and concern as she prepares to
'Super delegate' Janet May readies for role at sixth national convention
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
Janet May's voice is tinted with both excitement and concern as she prepares to catch a flight to Philadelphia. She's been involved in the world of politics for more than 30 years, but ironically she's never been to the nation's fifth largest city, a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Mailbag on NBA's hypocrisy, Trump's speech, Tips for asking people about Tattoos and Rushmore of TV founding fathersFrom a slew of you What's your thought about the NBA moving the all-star game
Mailbag on NBA's hypocrisy, Trump's speech, Tips for asking people about Tattoos and Rushmore of TV founding fathers
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
From a slew of you What's your thought about the NBA moving the all-star game from Charlotte because of the LGBT stuff? Well, most of you know we are way on the other side of the overly political correctness that has mobilized the UPWARD basketball... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 222013: With fanfare fit for a prince, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and husba
July 22
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
2013: With fanfare fit for a prince, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and husband Prince William welcome their first child, George Alexander Louis, at St. Mary's Hospital in London, England. After his grandfather and father, Prince George of... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
RNC updates | Donald Trump takes the stageCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
RNC updates | Donald Trump takes the stage
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the convention, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
RNC updates | New stage for Donald Trump at RNCCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
RNC updates | New stage for Donald Trump at RNC
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the convention, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and... Read more
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CNET
Cleveland native takes you beyond the RNC in photosAndrew Zimmern." This week he's been my tour guide to the Cleveland of both pa
Cleveland native takes you beyond the RNC in photos
CNET / Posted 4 days ago
Andrew Zimmern." This week he's been my tour guide to the Cleveland of both past and present as his hometown hosts the Republican National Convention. Along the way, my friend has also been chronicling his homecoming, Cleveland's big moment in... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump A Pied Piper on Sharper Racial Rhetoric?Where Donald Trump goes, his followers swarm and swoon. What the newly crowned
Trump A Pied Piper on Sharper Racial Rhetoric?
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
Where Donald Trump goes, his followers swarm and swoon. What the newly crowned Republican presidential nominee says, they celebrate — and, increasingly, repeat. That includes his words about minority groups, which experts and activists say shatter... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming WeekHere are the ; 1. XPONENTIAL FEST In just four years, roots rocker Alabama Sh
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Here are the ; 1. XPONENTIAL FEST In just four years, roots rocker Alabama Shakes has had a No. 1 album, been nominated for seven Grammy Awards including Best New Artist and Best Album (and won for Best Rock Song,... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things By Gwen DeRuN’FUSION featuring vocalist James Crumb, Jr. and JB’s TECHNIQUE, 6 – 9 p.m. FRE
People, Places and Things By Gwen DeRu
The Birmingham Times / Posted 5 days ago
N’FUSION featuring vocalist James Crumb, Jr. and JB’s TECHNIQUE, 6 – 9 p.m. FREE!!!! FOR LOVERS OF ART AND HISTORY TEN ALABAMA ARTISTS EXHIBITION – The Birmingham Public Library (BPL) features the work of 10 Alabama artists through August 26 in... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingThe political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican N
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the convention, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and outside of... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingThe political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican N
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the convention, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and outside of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the RNC, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and outside... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the RNC, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and outside... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the RNC, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and outside... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the RNC, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and outside... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the RNC, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening inside and outside... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In 50 seconds, state gets a plug; Griffin in roll-call role brags on Arkansas, allots delegatesCLEVELAND -- As the cameramen swarmed around them, Arkansas' Republican delegat
In 50 seconds, state gets a plug; Griffin in roll-call role brags on Arkansas, allots delegates
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND -- As the cameramen swarmed around them, Arkansas' Republican delegates formally cast their votes Tuesday for the man they billed as "the next president of the United States," billionaire businessman Donald Trump. Arkansas was fifth in the... Read more
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First Coast News
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRisingCLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016
LIVE RNC UPDATES | #ClevelandRising
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND - The political spotlight is shining bright on Cleveland as the 2016 Republican National Convention is upon us. Each day during the RNC, we'll post updates throughout the day to keep you in the know of what's happening in inside and... Read more
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International Business Times
Grand Old Party time for Donald Trump at the 2016 Republican National Convention The Republican National Convention is an enormous event attended by up to 50,00
Grand Old Party time for Donald Trump at the 2016 Republican National Convention
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Republican National Convention is an enormous event attended by up to 50,000 people, including 15,000 members of the media. News agencies send large teams of photographers to cover every aspect of the event, big and small, from portraits of the... Read more
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Al.com
Why states should support open carry gun lawsBy Lance Radermacher,a freelance writer from Auburn, Alabama. He has a degree i
Why states should support open carry gun laws
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
By Lance Radermacher,a freelance writer from Auburn, Alabama. He has a degree in Economics from Texas A&M University. With the Republican National Convention in full swing, there has been no shortage of conversation on security. Ohio is an open gun... Read more
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Al.com
The Tide vs. tornadoes: What happens when the stadium is in a storm's path?Severe weather is possible year-round in Alabama. But what if it has the misfo
The Tide vs. tornadoes: What happens when the stadium is in a storm's path?
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
Severe weather is possible year-round in Alabama. But what if it has the misfortune to strike in the middle of the Big Game? The possibility of that all-too-real scenario brought experts from sports, emergency management and meteorology to the... Read more
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First Coast News
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each dayCLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world d
GUIDE | Full RNC program: See what's happening each day
First Coast News / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND -- The world is watching Cleveland this week as the political world descends on the city for the Republican National Convention. Running through Thursday, the RNC includes a jam-packed schedule with speakers and specific themes for each... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In 50 seconds, state gets a plugCLEVELAND -- As the cameramen swarmed around them, Arkansas' Republican delegat
In 50 seconds, state gets a plug
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND -- As the cameramen swarmed around them, Arkansas' Republican delegates formally cast their votes Tuesday for the man they billed as "the next president of the United States," billionaire businessman Donald Trump. Arkansas was fifth in the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Beating rivals and the odds, Trump captures Republican nominationCLEVELAND: Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White Hous
Beating rivals and the odds, Trump captures Republican nomination
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
CLEVELAND: Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party rivals, warred with much of its establishment and provoked... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Beating rivals and the odds, Donald Trump officially captures Republican nominationThirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald T
Beating rivals and the odds, Donald Trump officially captures Republican nomination
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party rivals, warred with much of its establishment and provoked controversy at... Read more
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The Telegraph
Trump is the chosen Republican candidate for US PresidencyCleveland, July 20 (Reuters): Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid
Trump is the chosen Republican candidate for US Presidency
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Cleveland, July 20 (Reuters): Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party rivals, warred with much of its... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Day Two of Republican National ConventionCLEVELAND (AP) - Donald Trump's campaign is facing questions about plagiarism f
Day Two of Republican National Convention
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND (AP) - Donald Trump's campaign is facing questions about plagiarism for a second day in a row - but the writer behind the original work in question this time says the campaign did nothing wrong. The Daily Show highlighted on Twitter... Read more
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asianage
Republicans formally nominate Donald Trump for US PresidencyHis eldest child announced the support of New York during a roll-call vote at t
Republicans formally nominate Donald Trump for US Presidency
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
His eldest child announced the support of New York during a roll-call vote at the Republican National Convention. Cleveland: After vanquishing 16 party rivals, warring with much of the Republican establishment and sparking controversy at the party... Read more
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Times of Malta
Trump captures Republican nomination, beating rivals and the oddsHis eldest child, Donald Trump Jr., announced the support of New York, their ho
Trump captures Republican nomination, beating rivals and the odds
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
His eldest child, Donald Trump Jr., announced the support of New York, their home state, during a roll-call vote at the Republican National Convention, ensuring Trump had the majority of delegates - 1,237 - needed to contest the Nov. 8 U.S.... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Beating rivals and the odds, Trump captures Republican nominationHis eldest child, Donald Trump Jr., announced the support of New York, their ho
Beating rivals and the odds, Trump captures Republican nomination
Bdnews24.com / Posted 6 days ago
His eldest child, Donald Trump Jr., announced the support of New York, their home state, during a roll-call vote at the Republican National Convention, ensuring Trump had the majority of delegates - 1,237 - needed to contest the Nov 8 presidential... Read more
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FOX News
GOP brass rally party behind Trump after convention nominationCLEVELAND – Republican congressional leaders, joined by vanquished primary cand
GOP brass rally party behind Trump after convention nomination
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
CLEVELAND – Republican congressional leaders, joined by vanquished primary candidates, immediately worked to rally the party behind Donald Trump Tuesday night after their national convention formally nominated him for president – with House Speaker... Read more
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dna
Conquering rivals, defying odds, Donald Trump captures Republican nominationThirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald T
Conquering rivals, defying odds, Donald Trump captures Republican nomination
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party rivals, warred with much of its establishment and provoked controversy at... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Trump captures Republican presidential nomination Donald Trump won with 1,725 delegates, followed by US Senator Ted Cruz of Tex
Trump captures Republican presidential nomination
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
Donald Trump won with 1,725 delegates, followed by US Senator Ted Cruz of Texas with 475 delegates. FILE: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Picture: Rhona Wise/AFP. Elections,Donald... Read more
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Swissinfo
Beating rivals and the odds, Trump captures Republican nominationBy Emily Stephenson and Amy Tennery CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Thirteen months afte
Beating rivals and the odds, Trump captures Republican nomination
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
By Emily Stephenson and Amy Tennery CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party rivals, warred... Read more
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Daily News
It's official: Republican party nominates Donald Trump for presidentDonald Trump supporters celebrated their once unthinkable capture of the Republ
It's official: Republican party nominates Donald Trump for president
Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Donald Trump supporters celebrated their once unthinkable capture of the Republican presidential nomination on last night as state delegates took turns to count up the votes from his remarkable sweep of the party’s 2016 primary election. Crossing... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Howdy, Fort Morgan!as Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon, who performed as the country bumpkin character
Howdy, Fort Morgan!
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 6 days ago
as Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon, who performed as the country bumpkin character Minnie Pearl for about 50 years on both television and radio. This was the second Chautauqua presentation the Fort Morgan Heritage Foundation organized this summer.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Trump defies the odds, gets the nodWith three of the candidate's other children at his side, the younger Trump sai
Trump defies the odds, gets the nod
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
With three of the candidate's other children at his side, the younger Trump said: “It is my honour to be able to throw Donald Trump over the top in the delegate count tonight.” “Congratulations, Dad. We love you,” he said. Trump's Democratic rival,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Conquering rivals, defying odds, Trump captures Republican nominationBy Steve Holland CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Thirteen months after launching an impr
Conquering rivals, defying odds, Trump captures Republican nomination
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
By Steve Holland CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Thirteen months after launching an improbable bid for the White House, Donald Trump captured the 2016 Republican presidential nomination on Tuesday, having vanquished 16 party rivals, warred with much of its... Read more
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The Christian Post
Defying Odds, Donald Trump Captures Republican NominationThe New York delegation puts Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump ove
Defying Odds, Donald Trump Captures Republican Nomination
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
The New York delegation puts Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump over the top to win the 2016 Republican presidential nomination during the second session at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S. July 19,... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Why Trump takes DC's delegatesThe Latest on the Republican National Convention (all times EDT): Mystery solv
Why Trump takes DC's delegates
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 6 days ago
The Latest on the Republican National Convention (all times EDT): Mystery solved at the GOP convention. The question is why all 19 delegates from the District of Columbia were awarded to Donald Trump. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio won the district's... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Donald Trump clinches GOP nomination; Mike Pence nominated for VPThe Latest on the Republican National Convention (all times EDT): 9:20 p.m. R
Donald Trump clinches GOP nomination; Mike Pence nominated for VP
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
The Latest on the Republican National Convention (all times EDT): 9:20 p.m. Republican congressional leaders are assuring party delegates that having Donald Trump in the White House will help achieve key GOP legislative objectives. Senate Majority... Read more
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Swissinfo
Trump officially captures Republican White House nominationBy Steve Holland CLEVELAND (Reuters) - After vanquishing 16 party rivals, warr
Trump officially captures Republican White House nomination
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
By Steve Holland CLEVELAND (Reuters) - After vanquishing 16 party rivals, warring with much of the Republican establishment and sparking controversy at the party convention, Donald Trump on Tuesday secured the party's 2016 nomination for the White... Read more
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