Hillary Clinton promises steady hand in dangerous world

Hillary Clinton promises steady hand in dangerous world

Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world. She aggressively challenged Republican Donald Trump's ability to do the same.

Trump: Comments about Russia, Clinton emails were sarcastic

July 28
Trump: Comments about Russia, Clinton emails were sarcastic
Donald Trump says he was using sarcasm when he prodded Russia to unearth Hillary Clinton's missing emails. But Democrats aren't likely to let the Republican presidential nominee's extraordinary comments simply fade away.

At the convention, Klobuchar and Franken are both in demand

July 28
At the convention, Klobuchar and Franken are both in demand
Everyone wants a piece of Minnesota's senators in Philadelphia.
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6:12am

Chelsea Clinton: Mom driven by compassion, heart

Chelsea Clinton praised Hillary Clinton's contributions to social causes throughout her life, calling Hillary her role model, saying "That's who my mom is - she's a listener and a doer. She's a woman driven by compassion, by faith."
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6:11am

Clinton: With no ceilings, 'the sky's the limit'

To thundering cheers of delegates at the Democratic National Convention, Hillary Clinton noted that she's made history by becoming the first woman of a major U.S. political party to be nominated for president, saying "the sky is the limit."
National
July 28
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waves as her daughter...

Chelsea Clinton steps up to new role

PHILADELPHIA – Chelsea Clinton had a singular role to play on the final night of the Democratic National Convention here, serving as the very…
Politics
July 28

Minnesota DFL's Sanders, Clinton camps join in opposition to Trump

PHILADELPHIA – Passionate divisions among Minnesota DFLers who watched Hillary Clinton triumphantly claim the Democratic presidential nomination Thursday started to give way to a…
World
July 28

Trump says Putin is better leader than Obama

Donald Trump called President Vladimir Putin of Russia “a better leader” than President Obama, offering the praise in an interview with “Fox and Friends” on…
Politics
July 28
Gov. Mark Dayton of Minnesota speaks during the final day of the Democ...

Dayton: Clinton 'dedicated her life to serving the needs of others'

Gov. Mark Dayton addressed the crowd at the DNC
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2016 Republican National Convention
updated 15 hours 48 mins. ago
Coverage of the convention July 18-21 in Cleveland.
State + Local
July 28
Vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., walked on stage Wednesday night at Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Twitter explodes with dad jokes for VP nominee Tim Kaine

The main response to vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine at the Democratic National Convention last night? He is everyone's dad.
Politics
July 28

Fitch lifts Minnesota to top credit rating

Rating increase reflects state's economy, budget reserves, financial health
Politics
July 28

Klobuchar to get second speaking turn at DNC

Klobuchar will talk about bringing orphans to their adoptive families in Minnesota after Haiti earthquake
Politics
July 28

On convention's last day, Sanders rallies DFL delegates

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders spoke to Minnesota DFLers on the last day of the Democratic National Convention.
Politics
July 28

Morning Hot Dish: Can Clinton hit the high bar tonight?

Philly Day Four
Variety
July 28

Broadway stars plead for love at Democratic convention

Audra McDonald was among the stage's biggest names to sing for Hillary. Too bad CNN didn't fully appreciate the moment.
Politics
July 28
President Obama hugged Hillary Clinton after his speech Wednesday at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

Obama: ready to 'pass the baton' to Clinton

In an emotional convention speech, President Barack Obama told Democrats he's ready to 'pass the baton' to Hillary Clinton, and urged America to vote for her and for an optimistic future.
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2016 Democratic National Convention
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Coverage of the convention July 25-28 in Philadelphia.
National
July 27
Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.), the Democratic vice presidential candidate, wi...

Harmonica in hand, Tim Kaine uses music to make connections

He carries multiple harmonicas in his briefcase. He has played with members of the Dave Matthews Band and the Grateful Dead. And he has been…
Politics
July 27

Donald Trump urges Russia to hack Hillary Clinton's emails

Asked whether Russian espionage into the former secretary of state's correspondence would concern him, Trump said, "No, it gives me no pause."
Business
July 27

Rep. Erik Paulsen optimistic TPP can get approval after election

The congressman says the trade deal is about more than economics.
National
July 27

Cities turn to local action to block oil trains

As crude oil trains began rolling through its downtown a few years ago, Spokane was among the first cities to pass a resolution calling for stronger federal safety regulations.
National
July 27
Former President Bill Clinton speaks on the second day of the Democrat...

Bill Clinton kept his convention speech 'all about her'

PHILADELPHIA – Often ignoring the teleprompter, the 42nd president spoke for 42 minutes at the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday. He uttered more than…
Politics
July 27
Former Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.,...

Dayton, Ellison ask Sanders' delegates to work for Clinton

Gov. Mark Dayton and Rep. Keith Ellison spoke to a breakfast for delegates from Minnesota and Tennessee at the Democratic National Convention and implored backers of Sen. Bernie Sanders to work for Hillary Clinton and other Democrats down the ballot.
Politics
July 27

Morning Hot Dish: Will diversity outreach be enough for Clinton?

Philly Day Three

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