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Hillary dirty tricks? Sanders campaign accuses Clinton of breaking campaign finance laws in letter to Debbie Wasserman Schultz

The letter claims Clinton has benefited illegally from a fundraising committee known as the Hillary Victory Fund<p>On the night before the New York primary, Team Sanders sent a carefully worded letter to Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, accusing Hillary …

Hundreds Arrested at US Capitol During 'Democracy Spring' Campaign Finance Protests | VICE News

Lady Liberty was arrested on Monday afternoon.<p>That is, a protester dressed up as the New York icon was taken into police custody, along with hundreds of other protesters who refused to leave the US Capitol steps on Monday until Congress agrees to pass campaign finance reform.<p>The protesters were in …

“This system is so rigged”: Outrage as undemocratic superdelegate system gives Clinton unfair edge over Sanders

Sanders won 8 of the 9 past primary contests by double digits, but Hillary got more delegates. Even MSNBC is angry<p>Bernie Sanders has won eight of the last nine primary contests by double digits, but Clinton still came out on top with more delegates.<p>This is primarily because of the Democratic …

Clinton and Sanders clash over presidential qualifications

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign fired back at her rival Bernie Sanders after the Vermont senator questioned whether she is …

Government

Swiss police raid UEFA as Panama Papers scandal spreads | Reuters

ZURICH/REYKJAVIK, (Reuters) - Swiss police raided the European soccer body UEFA on Wednesday to seize information about a contract disclosed in the Panama Papers that was signed by Gianni Infantino, now head of the global soccer body FIFA.<p>The impact of the leaked documents from a Panamanian law …

Corruption

In Wisconsin, Clinton says Sanders is a Democrat-come-lately

<b>Eau Claire, Wisconsin (CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton wants voters in Wisconsin to know that she has been a Democrat for much of her adult life. Why? Bernie Sanders hasn't been.<p>Clinton said her near-lifelong membership to the Democratic Party was "important" in the nomination contest while campaigning here …

Government

Overpass Collapses in India: Pictures

Entertainment (India)

Your New Anti-Depression Medication: LSD

Shortly following its synthesis in 1938, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) fascinated mystic explorers of consciousness while wreaking havoc on those …

Hillary will never get it: Why Bernie is running away with the youth vote

Clinton dismisses Sanders as a single-issue candidate. It’s a line of attack that only distances her from her base<p>Team Hillary should be worried about the lopsided vote Sanders is receiving from young people of all colors. Not only is the vote one-sided, but so is the enthusiasm. Hillary's …

Pakistan hunts those behind attack that killed more than 70 in Lahore

Pakistani Taliban faction Jamaat ul-Ahrar says Christians were target of bomb that killed 72 and injured 280 in park thronged with families<p>Pakistani authorities are searching for fighters from a Taliban militant faction that claimed responsibility for the Easter suicide bombing of a public park in …

Pakistan

Sanders: 'We have a path towards victory' after win Washington caucuses – as it happened

Vermont senator <b>Bernie Sanders</b> has had the best night of his campaign thus far, winning two caucuses by massive margins, with a third victory in Hawaii within reach.<p>With overwhelming victories in Washington state and Alaska, Sanders has narrowed - however slightly - former secretary of state <b>Hillary</b> …

Middle-class

Meet Jill Stein, the Green Party candidate for president

Jill Stein, the Green Party candidate for president, has proposed a “Green New Deal” that would create 20 million living wage jobs, wants to drive …

Bernie Sanders's campaign is still raising far more money than Hillary Clinton's

Bernie Sanders's well-oiled fundraising machine is showing no signs of slowing down.<p>For the second straight month, Sanders relied on small donors to outraise Hillary Clinton, raking in $14 million more in February, according to numbers released on Sunday by the Federal Election Commission.<p>Sanders …

Bernie Sanders Is Currently Winning the Democratic Primary Race, and I’ll Prove It to You

Nobody cares how well a politician does at the ballot box when he or she is running for an office unopposed. What matters is how a politician …

The Latest: Peruvian woman killed in Brussels airport attack

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the explosions Tuesday at Brussels airport and a subway station (all times local):<p>3 a.m.<p>Peru's Foreign Ministry says a …

Extremism

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard: Bernie Sanders Is the Commander in Chief We Need

The commander in chief of the world’s most powerful military must have the sound judgment to know when to use America’s military power and, just as …