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Update On The Democratic National Convention

Opening night at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia. How speakers including Sen. Bernie Sanders, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and First Lady Michelle Obama seek to bridge party divides and build the case for presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton.

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Different Breeds Of Convention Democrats Ask: Whose Party Is This, Anyway?

DNC officials, congressional leaders and even the icons of the party's progressive wing were subjected to jeers, catcalls and chants from an element of the audience on the convention's first day.
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In Philadelphia, Democrats Look For Unity Amid The Boos

As the convention started, Bernie Sanders supporters were in an uproar over leaked emails. Their protests spilled onto the convention floor. But Sanders gave a strong endorsement of Hillary Clinton.
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Michigan Sen. Stabenow On Hillary Clinton's Long Political Journey

Hillary Clinton is set to officially be nominated Tuesday as the Democratic presidential candidate. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, a Democrat from Michigan, says Clinton has been an inspiring figure.
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First Night Speeches At The Democratic Convention

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren had the headline speaking roles. But for many, Michelle Obama stole the show. A look at highlights from the opening night at the Democratic National Convention.
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READ: Michelle Obama's Speech At 2016 Democratic National Convention

The first lady drew a sharp contrast between the Republican and Democratic presidential tickets, speaking as a mother and what kind of country Americans want for their children.
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Union Leaders Contend Clinton, Not Trump, Is True Champion Of The Middle Class

"He thinks he's a tough guy. Well, Donald, I worked in the mines with tough guys," said Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO at the Democratic National Convention Thursday.
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Michelle Obama: From Reluctant Political Spouse To Pop Culture Icon

The first lady speaks Monday night at her third Democratic National Convention. Her popular image is a transformation from how she was first introduced to the country eight years ago.
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Sanders Supporters Boo As He Calls For Them To Vote For Clinton

"Brothers and sisters, this is the real world that we live in," Bernie Sanders tried to say over the noise.
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Why Would Vladimir Putin Want To Leak The DNC Emails?

Russian intelligence services are the main suspects behind the hacking of DNC emails, and many Democrats warn that the Russian president has stepped into American politics in an unprecedented way.

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