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Fortune
The Best Thing Hillary Clinton Can Do For Working ParentsMyra Strober is a labor economist and Professor Emerita at Stanford University.
The Best Thing Hillary Clinton Can Do For Working Parents
Fortune / Posted an hour ago
Myra Strober is a labor economist and Professor Emerita at Stanford University. MIT Press recently published her memoir, Sharing the Work: What My Career and Family Taught Me about Breaking Through (and Holding the Door Open for Others). As the... Read more
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Deseret News
How to keep childcare employees from going into povertyThe expense of childcare isn't the only burden the needed service poses to the
How to keep childcare employees from going into poverty
Deseret News / Posted an hour ago
The expense of childcare isn't the only burden the needed service poses to the poor. The low salaries childcare employees earn makes it difficult for them to lift themselves out of poverty. To help policymakers address the challenges faced by... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Tax-free ABLE accounts help people with disabilities saveA new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people
Tax-free ABLE accounts help people with disabilities save
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 hours ago
A new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people with disabilities: ABLE accounts. These tax-advantaged savings accounts were made possible by a law passed in 2014. They’ve been popping up across the country but... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Meet California Democratic convention delegates for Hillary Clinton (and Bernie Sanders)National Convention arrived over the weekend at their accommodations at the Mar
Meet California Democratic convention delegates for Hillary Clinton (and Bernie Sanders)
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 hours ago
National Convention arrived over the weekend at their accommodations at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Philadelphia and began preparing for the week’s main event: The nomination of Hillary Clinton amid lingering rancor from supporters of her... Read more
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Daily Herald
ABLE accounts help people with disabilities saveA new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people
ABLE accounts help people with disabilities save
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
A new type of savings account is on the scene, designed specifically for people with disabilities: ABLE accounts. These tax-advantaged savings accounts were made possible by a law passed in 2014. They've been popping up across the country but... Read more
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The New Yorker
Hating HillaryWe’re sitting together at one end of a long mahogany table in the Map Room, on
Hating Hillary
The New Yorker / Posted 7 hours ago
We’re sitting together at one end of a long mahogany table in the Map Room, on the ground level of the White House. A little awkwardly, the table is set up for twelve, with a White House notepad by each chair; it seems that nobody has been around to... Read more
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Salon.com
The party of myth and nostalgia: The GOP jobs narrative is hopelessly stuck in the pastSomewhere in America there is a little boy, full of hope and wonder, telling hi
The party of myth and nostalgia: The GOP jobs narrative is hopelessly stuck in the past
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Somewhere in America there is a little boy, full of hope and wonder, telling his parents that when he grows up he will work on an assembly line in a factory. His parents, holding back a flood of tears, will have to break the news to him that his... Read more
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New York Post
City’s public schools join fight against ‘white power’On the last day of school, Principal Darlene Cameron of Star Academy-PS 63 in t
City’s public schools join fight against ‘white power’
New York Post / Posted 12 hours ago
On the last day of school, Principal Darlene Cameron of Star Academy-PS 63 in the East Village gave her small faculty a chart defining racist and non-racist institutions and asked them to think about where their school fits in. A non-racist... Read more
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Philly.com
Career in teaching? College students turning away in drovesDanielle Arnold-Schwartz, a teacher in the Lower Merion School District, consid
Career in teaching? College students turning away in droves
Philly.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Danielle Arnold-Schwartz, a teacher in the Lower Merion School District, considers education her calling. Yet, when her 16-year-old daughter began mulling the same career path, she advised her to choose a second major, just in case. The profession,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
JCPS updates immunization, human sexuality policiesThe Jefferson City Public School Board went through a round of policy updates a
JCPS updates immunization, human sexuality policies
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
The Jefferson City Public School Board went through a round of policy updates at its July meeting, including some changes to pre-kindergarten immunizations and teaching human sexuality. Starting next year, parents will receive notification if there... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Free Press endorsements in legislative primariesThe Free Press Editorial Board makes its endorsements in the some of the most c
Free Press endorsements in legislative primaries
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
The Free Press Editorial Board makes its endorsements in the some of the most competitive legislative races in metro Detroit on the August 2nd primary ballot. State Senate District 4 — Democratic primary For the open seat in Michigan’s Senate... Read more
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Daily Press
Schools grappling with to-be-determined changes to high schoolsBig changes to high school graduation requirements for Virginia's Class of 2022
Schools grappling with to-be-determined changes to high schools
Daily Press / Posted 22 hours ago
Big changes to high school graduation requirements for Virginia's Class of 2022 are coming, but schools don't yet know exactly what they will look like. Will new teachers have to be hired? Will some current teachers have to be let go to make room... Read more
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CBS News
Helping "satellite babies" thrive in the U.S.NY. -- David Chen, 24, was less than a year old when his parents sent him to Ch
Helping "satellite babies" thrive in the U.S.
CBS News / Posted 22 hours ago
NY. -- David Chen, 24, was less than a year old when his parents sent him to China's Fujian Province to be raised by his grandparents. His parents had recently immigrated to the U.S. and were working 14-hour shifts at multiple restaurants, often... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Hinds CC’s Woods, Hartfield retireJohn Woods of Clinton has retired as vice president for Economic Development an
Hinds CC’s Woods, Hartfield retire
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted yesterday
John Woods of Clinton has retired as vice president for Economic Development and Training. He joined Hinds Community College in 1991. He previously worked at Mississippi State University. He retires with 34 years of total service to the state of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Orono school board names new superintendentORONO, Maine — One month after the superintendent of Regional School Unit 26 an
Orono school board names new superintendent
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
ORONO, Maine — One month after the superintendent of Regional School Unit 26 announced she was resigning to take a job at a school Down East, the school board chairman announced her replacement. “I am pleased to announce that Mike Tracy has signed a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
5 smart ways to rid yourself of debtDigging yourself out from under a mountain of debt can seem almost impossible,
5 smart ways to rid yourself of debt
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Digging yourself out from under a mountain of debt can seem almost impossible, but many have done it, and you can, too. Here are five ways to rid yourself of debt to consider. Here's an interesting statistic: According to NerdWallet's Annual... Read more
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USA Today
5 smart ways to rid yourself of debtDigging yourself out from under a mountain of debt can seem almost impossible,
5 smart ways to rid yourself of debt
USA Today / Posted yesterday
Digging yourself out from under a mountain of debt can seem almost impossible, but many have done it, and you can, too. Here are five ways to rid yourself of debt to consider. Here's an interesting statistic: According to NerdWallet's Annual... Read more
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Washington Post
10 things you should know about Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton’s new running mateThe Fix's Aaron Blake breaks down why Democratic presidential candidate Hillary
10 things you should know about Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton’s new running mate
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
The Fix's Aaron Blake breaks down why Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton chose Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) to be her running mate. (Whitney Leaming/The Washington Post) Hillary Clinton just announced Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine will be her... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oxford University appoints new Pro-Vice-Chancellor for EducationOXFORD University has appointed Professor Sarah Whatmore as Pro-Vice-Chancellor
Oxford University appoints new Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
OXFORD University has appointed Professor Sarah Whatmore as Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education). Prof Whatmore is Professor of Environment and Public Policy at Oxford, and Academic Champion for Public Engagement with Research. A Fellow of Keble... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford University appoints new Pro-Vice-Chancellor for EducationOXFORD University has appointed Professor Sarah Whatmore as Pro-Vice-Chancellor
Oxford University appoints new Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Education
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
OXFORD University has appointed Professor Sarah Whatmore as Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education). Prof Whatmore is Professor of Environment and Public Policy at Oxford, and Academic Champion for Public Engagement with Research. A Fellow of Keble... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Davis & Elkins College trustees laud G.T. "Buck" Smiths’ successesAlong the way, the Smiths have made great strides in building the college's fut
Davis & Elkins College trustees laud G.T. "Buck" Smiths’ successes
The Inter-Mountain / Posted yesterday
Along the way, the Smiths have made great strides in building the college's future and added to its history. Smith is the only person to serve in the Davis & Elkins leadership role twice - from 2008 to 2013 and again from 2015 to 2016. "As the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Culture of always needing to win thwarting mature debate: Singapore Kindness Movement’s William WanSINGAPORE: William Wan is known for his work as General Secretary of the Singap
Culture of always needing to win thwarting mature debate: Singapore Kindness Movement’s William Wan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: William Wan is known for his work as General Secretary of the Singapore Kindness Movement, and his observations and criticisms of how “kind” Singaporeans really are, and what more they can do, have rarely gone unnoticed. As a practising... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hillary Clinton chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mateIn this July 14, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Cl
Hillary Clinton chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
In this July 14, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., speaks at a rally at Northern Virginia Community College in Annandale, Va. Clinton has chosen Kaine to be her running mate... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Hillary Clinton chooses Va. Sen. Tim Kaine as running mateIn this July 14, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Cl
Hillary Clinton chooses Va. Sen. Tim Kaine as running mate
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted yesterday
In this July 14, 2016, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., speaks at a rally at Northern Virginia Community College in Annandale, Va. Clinton has chosen Kaine to be her running mate (AP... Read more
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Al.com
Woman removed from Huntsville school board meeting while live streaming on FacebookAt last night's Huntsville school board meeting, Eddgra Fallin was removed by s
Woman removed from Huntsville school board meeting while live streaming on Facebook
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
At last night's Huntsville school board meeting, Eddgra Fallin was removed by school officials and police after she began livestreaming the meeting on Facebook with her phone. "As I indicated last night, I was not violating any written rules, nor... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mark Bernstein: We didn't offer gift to have our name on U-M buildingMark Bernstein and his wife, Rachel Bendit, never made any demands that their n
Mark Bernstein: We didn't offer gift to have our name on U-M building
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Mark Bernstein and his wife, Rachel Bendit, never made any demands that their names be put on a new multicultural building on the University of Michigan’s campus in exchange for a $3 million gift, he told the Free Press Friday in an exclusive... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Jogger questions Knoxville police handling of loaded gun found in city parksurprised to find a discarded 9 mm semi-automatic pistol in Third Creek as he j
Jogger questions Knoxville police handling of loaded gun found in city park
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
surprised to find a discarded 9 mm semi-automatic pistol in Third Creek as he jogged through Tyson Park. The 51-year-old college professor was even more surprised when he surrendered the loaded firearm in a canvas holster to a Knoxville police... Read more
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Roll Call
Who's Mike Pence and Why Has Trump Picked Him?virtually all the boxes that Donald Trump signaled he’d put on his vice preside
Who's Mike Pence and Why Has Trump Picked Him?
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
virtually all the boxes that Donald Trump signaled he’d put on his vice presidential search form: He has a credible record of executive accomplishment, pushing to enactment the largest tax cuts in Indiana history and an elimination of the state’s... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
WATCH: Donald Trump's nomination acceptance speechText of presidential nominee Donald Trump's speech to the Republican National C
WATCH: Donald Trump's nomination acceptance speech
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 2 days ago
Text of presidential nominee Donald Trump's speech to the Republican National Convention, as provided in advance by the Trump campaign. Part I of Trump's speech is available in the video above and Part II is in the video below. Friends, delegates... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Web-only letters to the editor, July 22, 2016 Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion Dispatch.com regularly w
Web-only letters to the editor, July 22, 2016
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Letters Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion Dispatch.com regularly will post letters to the editor that don't make it to print in The Dispatch. Unlike letters to the editor that appear in the... Read more
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dna
'I am your voice, Hillary's legacy is death, destruction and terrorism': Donald Trump's full speech at RNCRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump today attacked China over "outra
'I am your voice, Hillary's legacy is death, destruction and terrorism': Donald Trump's full speech at RNC
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump today attacked China over "outrageous theft" of intellectual property and unfairly manipulating its currency as he vowed to bring back jobs to the US and make it rich again through a "new, fair" trade... Read more
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Philly.com
New Dilworth Park is busy with everything but protestsCenter City District completed a dramatic, $55 million makeover two years ago.
New Dilworth Park is busy with everything but protests
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Center City District completed a dramatic, $55 million makeover two years ago. Besides regular attractions, like the cafe and sparkling fountain, there is something special going on 186 days a year - that's every other day - ranging from concerts... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claimsThe Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of
Day 4 of GOP convention speeches: CNN vets the claims
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 2 days ago
The Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of its convention, and CNN’s Reality Check Team put the speakers’ statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida teachers protest school conditions at state CapitolTeachers chanted "enough is enough" and "vote them out" as rally organizers urg
Florida teachers protest school conditions at state Capitol
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Teachers chanted "enough is enough" and "vote them out" as rally organizers urged the teachers gathered just a few steps away from Scott's office to organize and vote in the upcoming 2016 elections. They complained about the state's reliance on... Read more
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International Business Times
Donald Trump Republican presidential nomination acceptance speech from RNC in full On Thursday evening (21 July 2016), Donald Trump formally accepted the nominati
Donald Trump Republican presidential nomination acceptance speech from RNC in full
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
On Thursday evening (21 July 2016), Donald Trump formally accepted the nomination of the Republican Party for the presidential race with a 75-minute speech on the closing night of the the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. In the... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsThe Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
The Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of its convention, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the speakers' statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened... Read more
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Roll Call
'Law and Order': Transcript of Trump's Acceptance SpeechThank you. Thank you very much. Friends, delegates and fellow Americans, I humb
'Law and Order': Transcript of Trump's Acceptance Speech
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
Thank you. Thank you very much. Friends, delegates and fellow Americans, I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you very much. Friends, delegates and fellow... Read more
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Market Watch
Text of Donald Trump’s Republican convention speechDonald Trump as he arrives to speak during the final session at the Republican
Text of Donald Trump’s Republican convention speech
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
Donald Trump as he arrives to speak during the final session at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Here is a text of the acceptance speech given by GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump to the Republican National Convention, as... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Portland Community College selects Mark Mitsui as its next presidentPORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Community College’s board of directors has announced
Portland Community College selects Mark Mitsui as its next president
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Community College’s board of directors has announced the selection of Mark Mitsui as the college’s next president. The news was made public at PCC’s monthly board meeting held Thursday, July 21. Mitsui will begin his work... Read more
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CTV News
Full text of Donald Trump's speech to the GOP conventionText of presidential nominee Donald Trump's speech to the Republican National C
Full text of Donald Trump's speech to the GOP convention
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
Text of presidential nominee Donald Trump's speech to the Republican National Convention, as provided in advance by the Trump campaign. Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsThe Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 2 days ago
The Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of its convention, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the speakers' statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsThe Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WMTW Portland / Posted 2 days ago
The Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of its convention, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the speakers' statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsThe Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WLKY Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
The Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of its convention, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the speakers' statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Full text of Trump's convention speechFriends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your no
Full text of Trump's convention speech
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Who would have believed that when we started this journey on June 16th of last year we - and I say "we" because we are a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Read Donald Trump's remarks as he accepts the Republican...These are Donald Trump’s remarks as prepared for delivery at the 2016 Republica
Read Donald Trump's remarks as he accepts the Republican...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
These are Donald Trump’s remarks as prepared for delivery at the 2016 Republican National Convention. "Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Together, we... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claimsThe Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of
Day 4 of GOP convention: CNN vets the claims
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
The Republican Party gathered in Cleveland on Thursday for the fourth night of its convention, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the speakers' statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Read Donald Trump's acceptance speechFriends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your no
Read Donald Trump's acceptance speech
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Together, we will lead our party back to the White House, and we will lead our country back to safety, prosperity, and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Donald Trump's full speech to the GOP conventionText of presidential nominee Donald Trump's speech to the Republican National C
Donald Trump's full speech to the GOP convention
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Text of presidential nominee Donald Trump's speech to the Republican National Convention, as provided in advance by the Trump campaign. Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Read Donald Trump's remarks as he accepts the Republican..."Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your n
Read Donald Trump's remarks as he accepts the Republican...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
"Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Together, we will lead our party back to the White House, and we will lead our country back to safety, prosperity, and... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Read Donald Trump's remarks as he accepts the Republican..."Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your n
Read Donald Trump's remarks as he accepts the Republican...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
"Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Together, we will lead our party back to the White House, and we will lead our country back to safety, prosperity, and... Read more
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