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Gwen's NewsHour Reports

Trump attempts to tie Clinton and Obama to rise of ISIS

August 11, 2016
In the last 24 hours, Donald Trump has focused on tying Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama to the rise of the Islamic State. In Fort Lauderdale last night, the GOP nominee referred to Obama as the “founder” of the terrorist organization. The Clinton campaign dismissed the comments as more trash talk and blasted Trump’s economic proposals, calling them “fearful” and “outlandish.”
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Donald Trump's meltdown, the debate over debates and Walmart moms face tough choice

August 12, 2016
Inside TIME Magazine's Trump cover story and why some independent voters think 2016 choice is "lesser of two evils."

Republican leaders concerned about Trump as polls show a Clinton lead

August 5, 2016
Donald Trump's week of missteps and Hillary Clinton's email problems continue.
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Battle of the veeps, a tea party loss and Donald Trump one-on-one

August 5, 2016
How VP nominees Mike Pence and Tim Kaine differ in style and what it's like to sit down to interview Donald Trump.
Gwen's NewsHour Reports

What Miami-Dade County is doing about Zika

August 2, 2016
With 12 confirmed cases of the Zika virus in Miami-Dade County, officials are asking residents to take part in mosquito-prevention efforts, including draining standing water and wearing insect repellent. Gwen Ifill speaks with Alina Hudak, Deputy Mayor of Miami-Dade County, for details on the identified cases, what containment measures are being utilized and the “many unknowns” about the disease.
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Obama: Trump "unfit" to be president

August 2, 2016
President Obama offered a strong rebuke to the Republican candidate hoping to succeed him as president, just days after Donald Trump criticized the family of a Muslim-America soldier who died in Iraq. "I think the Republican nominee is unfit to serve as president," Obama said. "He keeps on proving it."
Voice of the Voters

Hillary Clinton in One Word

July 29, 2016
After more than 20 years in the public spotlight, everyone has an opinion about Hillary Clinton, who officially accepted the Democratic nomination for president at the DNC in Philadelphia. We asked locals in the city of brotherly love to describe Clinton in one word. What would you say? Share your answer on Twitter #16for2016.
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Unseen convention moments & Donald Trump grabs headlines with request for Russia

July 29, 2016
The most memorable moments from the DNC and Trump's role as a "strategic disrupter."

Hillary Clinton makes history as Democratic nominee and the general election strategy begins

July 29, 2016
Democrats attack Trump's credibility during nominating convention.