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Bias alert: ABC News helps Clinton borrow Olympic glory

When Hillary Clinton sought to burnish her campaign with some borrowed Olympic glory, one television news network was there to help, a media watchdog reported.<p>With Olympic Games in full swing in Rio, Clinton drew a contrast between Team America’s competitiveness and rival Donald Trump’s views on …

Clinton camp: Mills potential conflict of interest 'absurd'

Hillary Clinton's campaign is questioning a report about a top aide to Clinton when she was secretary of state also conducting interviews for the Clinton Foundation, saying implications about a potential conflict of interest are “absurd.”<p>Then-Chief of Staff Cheryl Mills took an Amtrak train from …

Pence urges federal probe into whether Clinton granted political favors to foundation donors

Republican vice-presidential nominee Gov. Mike Pence on Sunday suggested a federal investigation into whether Hillary Clinton, during her tenure as secretary of state, provided political favors to foreign donors to her family’s Clinton Foundation, saying “the American people have a right to …

Judge Jeanine: Now we know why Hillary used private email

Gutfeld: No need to shoot the messenger in 2016

Milwaukee Officials Plead for Calm as Violence Wracks City After Man Fatally Shot by Police

MILWAUKEE (TheBlaze/AP) — Simmering anger over the fatal shooting of a man by police erupted in violence on Milwaukee’s north side, with protesters skirmishing with officers over several hours and setting fire to at least four businesses in an outburst the mayor says was fed by social media.<p>The …

Georgia Officer Shot Dead While Responding to Suspicious Person Call; Suspect on the Loose

EASTMAN, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer in a small, central Georgia city has been shot and killed by a suspect who remains on the loose.<p>Special agent Scott Whitley of the Georgia Bureau of Investigations tells The Associated Press that Eastman Patrol Officer Tim Smith was fatally shot …

Trump Threatens to Revoke New York Times’ Credentials

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump is threatening to take away the campaign press credentials of The New York Times.<p>Trump is frequently critical of the Times and upped his attacks on the newspaper during a Saturday night rally in Fairfield, Connecticut.<p>Republican presidential candidate Donald …

DNC hacker just published House Democrats' cell phone numbers, hacked Nancy Pelosi

The hacker known as Guccifer 2.0 on Friday released a trove of documents obtained from a hack of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee on …

Meet the prosecutor that could take down the Clinton Foundation - Hillary's worst nightmare

Jonathan Haggerty, DCNF<p>A joint FBI-U.S. Attorney probe of the Clinton Foundation has begun, and the federal prosecutor leading the charge has a …

The media praised Hillary for releasing her tax returns, but Donald Trump knows the real reason she did it

Democrat presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton released her 2015 tax returns Friday to take the public’s eye off her private email controversy, …

Clinton Foundation probes may be moving forward in three cities, as DOJ stays hush

Richard Pollock, DCNF<p>Joint investigations by the FBI and various U.S. Attorneys of Clinton Foundation activities are most likely underway in Little …

The Clintons made over $23 million from for-profit schools

Blake Neff, DCNF<p>According to the newly-released return, Clinton raked in $1.1 million from Laureate University for serving as the school’s honorary …

Republican emails targeted by DCLeaks; Dems are not the only ones exposed

Email hackers are spreading their wings and targeting some Republicans.<p>A hacking group linked to emails leaked from the Democratic Party is releasing …

About those Clinton interrogation notes held by the FBI ... yeah, Congress wants to see them

The Obama administration is in a bit of a tizzy over a request from two congressional committees to see “all investigative files” into Hillary …

Checkmate! Team Trump issues counter-challenge to Hillary in response to her call for his taxes

<b>Donald Trump</b> had a classic response to <b>Hillary Clinton’s challenge</b> to release his <b>tax returns</b>: Show us your emails.<p>The Democratic presidential nominee …

Carly Fiorina eyes a comeback, if she can get past that Trump thing

She failed as a 2016 presidential hopeful, but that’s not stopping Carly Fiorina from seeing a higher political position.<p>She’s reportedly throwing …

US senator demands answers from AG Lynch on Clinton Foundation decision that 'favors' Hillary

Prominent <b>U.S. Sen. John Cornyn</b> wants answers from <b>Attorney General Loretta Lynch</b> about a report from CNN that the Justice Department <b>“pushed back”</b> …

Now we know who's IN, who's OUT as Trump's favorite debate moderators

NBC’s <b>Lester Holt</b> is in, but conservative CNN commentator <b>Mary Katharine Ham</b> is a no-no as Republican presidential nominee <b>Donald Trump</b>‘s choice of …

Bill says his wife is blameless, but you are stupid; email classifications are 'too complicated to explain'

Former President Bill Clinton doesn’t have much faith in the American people’s ability to decipher a “load of bull” … which could explain a …

Judicial Watch says Congress has been 'AWOL' on investigating anything significant

The legal watchdog Judicial Watch says Congress is apparently not interested in federal misconduct that has been revealed as a result of the group’s …

While Top Hillary Aide Worked for State Dept, She Was Handling Clinton Foundation Work on the Side

Well now, things are getting curiouser and curiouser. Amid all the rumors and questions about the relationship between the Clinton Foundation and …

The Newest Trump-Hillary Battleground Poll Shows Why Donald’s Biggest Problem Is With Republicans

There is no easy way to put this, but Donald Trump finds himself in a precarious position with the election fewer than three months away.<p>While Trump …

Bill and Hillary Clinton Give 96% of Their Charitable Donations to Their Own Foundation

Hillary Clinton released her tax returns today, part of her effort to goad Donald Trump into releasing his own.<p>Spoiler: Hillary and Bubba are pretty …

Hannity Uses Reporter as 'Proof' That Hillary Has Health Problems. Now That Reporter Is Speaking Out

Sean Hannity took a little time off from “campaigning” for Donald Trump on Thursday to speculate on Hillary Clinton's health — which, to be fair, …

Trump Signs Up 'Election Observers' & Liberals are Furious. They Should Check Out Obama's Website

Donald Trump has found a new concern in the 2016 election: voter fraud.<p>During a speech in Pennsylvania earlier this week, Trump said the only way …

Heroin Addict's Arrest Led to Jail. A Year Later, She Thanked the Officer for Saving Her Life

On August 28, 2015, heroin addict Brianna Byrnes's worst nightmare came true: she was arrested for possession and sent to jail. Now, a year later, …

"I Am Who I Am": Trump Furiously Responds to NYTimes Suggesting He Is "Exhausted" and "Erratic"

For months now, campaign insiders have leaked rumors that Donald Trump is about to “pivot” to a general election audience.<p>But Trump has repeatedly …

Milwaukee 'Uprising' Against Police Turns Violent After Officer Shoots Armed Man

Late Saturday night, chaos erupted in Milwaukee as protesters clashed with local police. It started with a traffic stop involving a suspect who was …

'They don't care what happened!' Benghazi soldier tears into State Dept, says it could happen again

A U.S. service member who was a part of the security team during the <b>Benghazi, Libya terrorist attack</b> went hard after <b>Hillary Clinton and the State</b> …