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Jewish Democrats express doubts that US is ready for atheist president

Jewish Democrats have widely condemned a party official’s email that sought to question Bernie Sanders’ religious faith. They insist that the issue is irrelevant to how they cast their vote, though they are doubtful as to whether the US is ready to elect its first atheist president.<p>Emails released …

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Facebook Unblocks DNC Email Leak After WikiLeaks Accuses Them of Censorship

Facebook is chalking some controversial content blocking up as an “accident” following reports that the social media site was forbidding links to the …

Julian Assange: 'A lot more material' coming on US elections

<b>(CNN) —</b> Wikileaks founder Julian Assange said Tuesday his whistleblowing website might release "a lot more material" relevant to the US electoral campaign.<p>Assange was speaking in a CNN interview following the release of nearly 20,000 emails stolen from the Democratic National Committee by suspected …

Julian Assange

WikiLeaks' DNC Email Leak Reveals Off The Record Media Correspondence

<i>Hillary Clinton (CBS)</i><p>SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — WikiLeaks released over 19,000 emails on Friday sent from the accounts of U.S. Democratic National …

Bombshell DNC Emails Reveal Staffers Used Homophobic Slurs & WORSE!

The hits keep coming for <b>Hillary Clinton</b>. As the DNC email leaks continued this week, it was revealed that Democrat staffers used homophobic slurs and …

How do you know Russia hacked the Hillary emails? Clinton campaign is asked. 'We saw it on CNN.' Democrats admit they have no evidence of Putin link to disastrous leak

• <b>Hillary Clinton's campaign manager Robby Mook said that no government official has confirmed the link between Russia and the DNC hack</b>• <b><br>Today show host</b> …

Government

Russia's DNC Email Hack to Influence American Presidential Election

David Sanger, National Security Correspondent for the <i>The New York Times</i>, unpacks the Russian subplot regarding the WikiLeaks release of thousands of DNC emails that show staffers favoring Clinton over Sanders during the primary season.

Russia

WIKILEAKS SPEAKS OUT ON DNC EMAIL HACK: BLAMING RUSSIA IS “A DIVERSION BEING ...

WIKILEAKS SPEAKS OUT ON DNC EMAIL HACK: BLAMING RUSSIA IS “A DIVERSION BEING PUSHED BY THE HILLARY CLINTON CAMPAIGN” …

Putin's Army Of Internet Trolls Is Influencing The Hillary Clinton Email Scandal

The Hillary Clinton email scandal broke more than three years ago—on March 19, 2013—with the Russian news service RT’s publication of Sidney Blumenthal’s emails to the then-Secretary of State. What most American journalists don’t realize is that Putin’s internet army continues to influence the …

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Clinton says email scandal, FBI probe 'absolutely' won't be general election problems

Hillary Clinton doubled down Wednesday on claims that her personal email scandal will not hurt her presidential bid or result in an indictment, in an interview with Fox News in which she made only a passing reference to another more immediate hurdle -- Sen. Bernie Sanders.<p>The Vermont senator …

Clinton Email Had Classified Marking at Time It Was Sent

<b>Poll: 6 in 10 Voters Think Hillary Is Lying About Emails</b><p><b>Krauthammer: Sanders' Exit Is Being 'Carefully Choreographed'</b><p>An email released by the State Department appears to challenge a claim by Hillary Clinton that nothing she sent or received was marked classified at the time.<p>The email in question …

Report: 2012 Email With This Marking in Left-Hand Margin Contradicts Clinton’s Key Email Scandal Defense

Despite Hillary Clinton’s repeated insistence that no emails “marked classified” were sent or received on her private email server, a newly released 2012 email seems to contradict the former secretary of state’s key defense.<p>The email, first published by FoxNews.com, contains a “C” classification …

'The Fix Is In': Judge Jeanine Says Obama Is Complicit in Hillary Email Scandal

Hillary Clinton's utter confidence that she will not be indicted in her private email server scandal suggests that President Obama and his Justice Department are complicit, Judge Jeanine said in her opening statement last night.<p>"He was aware of her private email server and actually communicated …

Bernie Sanders supporters are outraged over the FBI's decision on Hillary Clinton's emails

FBI Director James Comey announced on Tuesday that the agency would not recommend criminal charges against Clinton for her use of a private email server as Secretary of State.<p>Comey's announcement immediately provoked the fury of Sanders supporters on Twitter:<p>CNN compiled tweets from some of …

Hillary Clinton's emails are a non-scandal: Column

Given longstanding weaknesses in the State Department system, she made a rational decision.<p>The pseudo-scandal over Hillary Clinton’s emails bubbled up again with the recent release of the State Department Inspector General’s report. Notwithstanding the usual hype, a close reading of the 42-page …

U.S. Dept. of State

Breaking Down Hillary Clinton's Private Email Scandal

Hillary Clinton is the Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential nominee. After a blowout win in California, the endorsements rolled in: Senator Elizabeth Warren, Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama.<p>But before the former Secretary of State can formally accept the nomination at the …

U.S. Dept. of State

Trump knocks Clinton for talking email scandal after Dallas shooting

After canceling his campaign events Friday in the wake of Thursday’s shooting of police officers in Dallas, Donald Trump attacked Hillary Clinton on Twitter for answering questions about her email controversy during an appearance on CNN.<p>“Isn’t it sad that on a day of national tragedy Hillary …

Donald Trump

Will Media Finally Bid Farewell To Clinton Email "Scandal"?

First Benghazi, and now Hillary Clinton's emails.<p>If critics hoped so-called Clinton scandals were going to derail the Democrat's White House campaign, they're going to have to devise a new strategy as the long-running controversies continue to be deflated via official inquiries.<p>Confirming what many …

Government

“The system is rigged”: Donald Trump, right-wingers on Twitter implode after FBI’s decison on Hillary Clinton’s email scandal

<b>Donald Trump (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>In another blow to the #NeverHillary camp, Crooked Hillary — they say — weaseled out of an email scandal indictment<p>Brendan Gauthier<p>July 5, 2016 4:06pm (UTC)<p>After an investigation into then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's using a private email server to …

Hillary Clinton's email mess is (pretty much) deleted

Comey has spoken: Don't indict her, but yeah, Hillary Clinton made bad choices<p>Have we reached Inbox Zero on Hillary Clinton's email scandal? Clinton was "extremely careless" in using her personal email as secretary of State — 110 emails in 52 chains she submitted to the State Department for review …

Government

How Old Scandals Shaped Clinton's Email Mess From Start To Finish

The former first lady's White House days taught her lessons that led to Servergate, and lessons that helped her put it to rest.<p>WASHINGTON -- During the early years of the Clinton administration, when the president and his team were beset by the Whitewater real estate investment scandal, Hillary …

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She brought this on herself: Clinton’s mishandling of the email scandal will — and should — hurt her

<b>Hillary Clinton (Reuters/Chris Bergin)</b><p>Despite not being indicted, Clinton’s fumbling of the scandal as it unfolded undercuts her campaign’s core message<p>Sean Illing<p>July 6, 2016 5:32pm (UTC)<p>So the great email scandal of 2016 reached an apparent climax on Tuesday, and the results were utterly …

How GOP hopes to keep Clinton email scandal alive

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Republicans aren't about to let Hillary Clinton's email scandal die.<p>Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Wednesday she won't press charges against the former secretary of state for the use of her private server. But even if the legal showdown is over, Republicans want to keep …

Government

FBI Director James Comey’s Most Scathing Testimony on Hillary Clinton’s Actions in Email Scandal

Testifying before Congress on Thursday, FBI Director James Comey remained steadfast in his assertion that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton should not be prosecuted for mishandling classified information in connection to her private email scandal. However, his assessment of Clinton’s …

Hillary Clinton's email scandal: There's one set of laws for her, another for everyone else

<b>To the editor:</b> The<p>FBI’s investigation has ended, and no criminal charges will be filed against presumptive Democratic presidential nomineeHillary Clintonrelated to her email scandal. (“FBI recommends no prosecution in Hillary Clinton email case,” July 5)<p>She is the Teflon candidate: Whatever …

‘Everybody in the World Lies’: See How New Yorkers Respond When Asked About Ruling in Clinton Email Scandal

Last week the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server formally closed with no criminal charges against the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee.<p>But just days after the probe ended, Fox News’ Jesse Watters took to the streets of downtown Manhattan to see what New Yorkers …

Cold feet: State Dept. uses blizzard to try to delay major Clinton email release

The State Department requested a federal court to move the deadline for releasing the most contentious emails on Hillary Clinton’s private server, …