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Between Police And Black Lives Matter, Hillary Clinton Walking A Fine Line

"I know that just by saying all these things together, I may upset some people," Clinton said this week as she tries to validate the concerns of police and groups like Black Lives Matter.

Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Resigns

Just over two months after Manafort was brought on to bring some structure to Donald Trump's presidential bid, the Washington insider has resigned from the campaign.

Koch Network Building A Senate Wall Against Trump

Four years after the Koch political network spent heavily to back Republican nominee Mitt Romney, it's now spending millions to save the GOP Senate majority from their own presidential candidate.
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Friday News Roundup - Domestic

The Friday News Roundup: Donald Trump shakes up his staff after another campaign controversy. Major health insurer Aetna is the latest to pull back from Obamacare. And a group calling itself the shadow brokers say they hacked the NSA. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.


WATCH: Donald Trump Releases First Campaign Ad, To Air in 4 States

The Republican nominee is finally going up on air with TV ads. His first spot — airing in Ohio, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Florida — focuses on security, specifically immigration.

Trump Apologizes For Not Always Using The Right Words

Donald Trump, amid a campaign shake-up, expressed "regret" to his supporters Thursday night in Charlotte, N.C., for some of the more unscripted moments throughout his presidential run.

Hillary Clinton Walks A Fine Line When She Addresses The Issue Of Policing

Hillary Clinton met with law enforcement leaders this week. The Democratic nominee has been balancing an embrace of both the police and those critical of police practices in minority communities.

In Leak Of Democratic Emails, Questions About Russia's Role

What's behind Russia's apparent hacking into the Democratic National Committee — and what could it gain by meddling in the U.S. election? "It's all about Hillary Clinton," says a Russian journalist.

Bill Clinton, Big Money To Leave Foundation If Hillary Clinton Is Elected

The former president told staff he'll step down from the board of the Clinton Foundation and it would stop accepting money from corporate and foreign sources, if Hillary Clinton wins the election.

With New Campaign Leadership Comes A New Trump: Apologetic

In his first speech since reorganizing his top campaign staff, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he regrets sometimes saying the "wrong thing."