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FBI Recommends No Criminal Charges Against Hillary Clinton

July 5, 2016
John Harwood, Eamon Javers | CNBC
The FBI is recommending that Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, should not be indicted over the use of a private email server.
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Can Hillary Clinton overcome her trust problem?

July 5, 2016
Anne Gearan | The Washington Post
Hillary Clinton’s weekend interview with the FBI stands as a perfect symbol of what is probably her biggest liability heading into the fall election: A lot of people say they don’t trust her.
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Donald Trump’s Potential Running Mates: Pros and Cons

July 5, 2016
Ashley Parker | New York Times
Donald J. Trump plans to announce his running mate before the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this month, and has started an “Apprentice”-style search — meeting with possible candidates one by one and then posting on Twitter about it.
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Rust Belt Voters on Choice Between Clinton and Trump

July 5, 2016
Martha Raddatz | ABC News
New polls show Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are statistically tied in the crucial battleground states of Ohio and Pennsylvania. Martha Raddatz traveled to the Rust Belt to talk to swing-state voters about the candidates.
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Sanders' campaign is over, yet Secret Service motorcade roars on

July 5, 2016
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
Bernie Sanders is back to his old day job, trading the booming applause of his campaign rallies to the far more tedious work of the Senate.
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Clinton's trust problem, Zika funding stalls in Congress, Benghazi Committee releases report and Supreme Court overturns corruption charges

July 1, 2016
As Hillary Clinton attempts to bolster voters' trust in her before November's general election, Congress fought over a spending bill and the Benghazi Committee, and the eight Supreme Court justices unanimously overturned corruption charges.

Trump and Clinton prep for conventions, terror in Turkey, and SCOTUS rules on abortion

July 1, 2016
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton start the search for VPs, terror breaks out at the Istanbul airport, and SCOTUS leans left on a historic abortion ruling.
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Gingrich, Christie are the leading candidates to be Trump’s running mate

July 1, 2016
Robert Costa, Karen Tumulty | The Washington Post
Donald Trump’s campaign has begun formally vetting possible running mates, with former House speaker Newt Gingrich emerging as the leading candidate, followed by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
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Unpredictability Is Hallmark of Convention to Crown Donald Trump

July 1, 2016
Ashley Parker, Jeremy Peters | The New York Times
With just more than two weeks until the Republican National Convention opens in Cleveland, Donald J. Trump’s preparations for what is usually a polished and highly choreographed affair are looking a lot like his campaign itself: chaotic, freewheeling and unpredictable.
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