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Donald Trump Calls Drugs a Big Factor in Charlotte Violence

September 23, 2016
Janet Hook, John Miller | The Wall Street Journal
Donald Trump, responding to the outbreak of violence in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday suggested that urban drug culture was partly to blame and waded further into a debate about a controversial law-enforcement tactic known as “stop and frisk,” whose legality has been questioned.
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Hispanics are gaining at the ballot box, but few are actually on the ballot

September 23, 2016
Ed O'Keefe | The Washington Post
Two of Nevada’s Democratic congressional candidates sat at a Mexican restaurant here recently listening as small-business owners vented over chips and salsa about high taxes, business regulations and health-care costs. Unlike most such conversations in U.S. politics, this one was conducted in “Spanglish.”
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AP-GfK poll: 'Deplorables' comment sticks to him, not her

September 23, 2016
Lisa Lerer, Emily Swanson | AP
It was supposed to be her "47 percent" moment. When Hillary Clinton said that half of Donald Trump's supporters belonged in a "basket of deplorables," Republicans thought they just might have found her campaign-crushing-blunder.
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Shrewd Trump vs. Studied Clinton in First Debate

September 23, 2016
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
Hillary Clinton and her campaign team have pored over hours of video showing Donald Trump debating his GOP primary opponents, sparring with television moderators, and skewering “Crooked Hillary” from the stump.
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Trump and Clinton disagree on battling terrorism

September 23, 2016
Jeff Zeleny | CNN
Following the NY and NJ terror attacks, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have opposing ideas on how best to battle terrorism.
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Hillary Clinton Leads Donald Trump by Six Points in Latest WSJ/NBC Poll

September 22, 2016
Janet Hook | The Wall Street Journal
Hillary Clinton is maintaining her edge over Republican rival Donald Trump despite recent campaign setbacks, but the 2016 presidential race continues to tighten going into the homestretch, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll has found.
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The Issues: How Clinton And Trump Come Down On Law And Order

September 22, 2016
Carrie Johnson | NPR
Law and order have been a major theme this year on the campaign trail. But that means very different things to the two major party presidential candidates. With just under two months to go before the November election, we're taking a closer look at where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on issues of crime and policing.
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Dickerson on Trump and Clinton's first presidential debate

September 22, 2016
John Dickerson | CBS News
CBS News political director and "Face the Nation" moderator John Dickerson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss Monday's upcoming presidential debate and Trump's praise for the controversial stop-and-frisk policing policy.
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Obama's tense relationship with Netanyahu colors his legacy on Israel

September 22, 2016
Christi Parsons, Joshua Mitnick | Los Angeles Times
After eight years of tense meetings, awkward public encounters and disagreement over key issues, President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are aiming to leave the impression that the relationship between their nations is on an even keel, much as they found it when they both came to office in 2009.
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