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WATCH: Obama Jokes About Trump's Birther Reversal

"I don't know about you guys, but I am so relieved that the whole birther thing is over," Obama said Saturday night at a dinner hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation.
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The Nation's Largest Police Union Endorses Donald Trump

Donald Trump received the endorsement of the Fraternal Order of Police on Friday. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with the group's president, Chuck Canterbury.
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Growing List Of American Politicians, Athletes Subject To Russian Hacking

Russia's found a great way to tamper with the U.S. election, says James Lewis of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. He tells NPR's Rachel Martin he expects more embarrassing hacks.
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Trump's Attacks On Clinton Sound A Lot Like Those Of Clinton's Lately

Some of Donald Trump's digs have sounded suspiciously like criticisms Hillary Clinton has leveled against him.
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Does A Tightened Race Give Donald Trump A More Open Path?

After a summer of enjoying a healthy lead in the polls, Hillary Clinton's lead appears to have shrunk in the latest polls. That could have something to do with how polling changes after Labor Day.
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What Does Trump's Promise Of A Nation 'Under One God' Really Mean?

Trump is promising if he's elected, America will be "one people, under one God, saluting one flag." That worries some advocates for religious freedom.
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A Nation Engaged: Is This Still A Land Of Economic Opportunity?

NPR's series, A Nation Engaged, takes a deeper look at economic opportunity in 21st century America. Is the middle class still shrinking, and what can political leaders do to help?
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Florida Isn't Just Your Grandma's Battleground State Anymore

Young voters, an increasingly dominant force in Florida, are frustrated that many of the issues they feel so strongly about aren't a major part of the discussion by the major party candidates.
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In Russia, A New Parliament Is Expected To Act Much Like The Old One

Most of Russia's opposition has been greatly weakened or eliminated. As Russians elect a new parliament, it's expected to be a rubber-stamp body that follows the wishes of President Vladimir Putin.
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Mike Pence Releases Medical Information, Has 'Very Good And Strong Heart'

The note from the Republican vice presidential nominee's doctor comes after a week of intense discussion about the health of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

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