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Clinton releases 2015 tax returns, pushing Trump for his

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary and Bill Clinton earned $10.6 million last year, according to a tax filing released by her campaign that sought to pressure presidential rival Donald Trump to disclose his tax returns.

Aug. 13, 2016 4:06 PM EDT
Pressuring Trump, Clinton releases 2015 tax returns

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary and Bill Clinton earned $10.6 million last year, according to a tax filing released by her campaign Friday that sought to pressure presidential rival Donald Trump to disclose his tax returns.

Aug. 12, 2016 9:01 PM EDT
As Trump struggles, Clinton goes on offense to win over GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton is seizing opportunities presented by a volatile presidential race to expand her base of support heading into the fall, seeking to position the Democratic Party for a sweeping victory in November.

Aug. 12, 2016 2:33 PM EDT
Clinton knocks 'outlandish Trumpian ideas' in policy speech

WARREN, Mich. (AP) — Her political fortunes flourishing, Hillary Clinton attempted to undercut Donald Trump's claim to working-class voters Thursday, portraying her Republican rival as untrustworthy on economic issues and pushing policies that would only benefit the super-wealthy — himself included.

Aug. 11, 2016 7:52 PM EDT
Widening aim, Clinton commits resources to Georgia, Arizona

ATLANTA (AP) — Hillary Clinton is expanding her presidential battleground map to include the traditionally Republican states of Georgia and Arizona — another sign that Republican Donald Trump's missteps have Democrats contemplating a November landslide that could help the party in down-ballot contests.

Aug. 9, 2016 6:50 PM EDT
Donald Trump teases plan to tackle costs of child care

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Ivanka Trump introduced her father at last month's Republican convention, she described a tough-talking deal-maker who also worries about family leave, equal pay for women and the cost of child care.

Aug. 9, 2016 3:23 AM EDT
Donald Trump teases plan to tackle costs of child care

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Ivanka Trump introduced her father at last month's Republican convention, she described a tough-talking deal-maker who also worries about family leave, equal pay for women and the cost of child care.

Aug. 8, 2016 7:11 PM EDT
Clinton acknowledges trust issues, blames them on GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton acknowledged Friday the challenge she'd face leading a country where most Americans don't trust her, saying she takes "seriously" the work she must do to build confidence in her character.

Aug. 5, 2016 6:27 PM EDT
Clinton wooing a new group of voters: Republicans

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Hoping to capitalize on the criticism battering Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton has begun portraying support for her candidacy as a patriotic duty of voters.

Aug. 4, 2016 6:23 PM EDT
Clinton hits Trump for profiting off foreign labor

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Hillary Clinton is criticizing Donald Trump's use of outsourcing at his companies, part of an effort to undercut the business record that has formed the basis of his presidential pitch.

Aug. 3, 2016 6:57 PM EDT
Hillary Clinton has officially started transition planning

BALTIMORE (AP) — Hillary Clinton officially began planning for her White House on Wednesday, tapping campaign chairman John Podesta and long-time aide Minyon Moore to prepare her transition planning effort.

Aug. 3, 2016 3:06 PM EDT
Clinton allies uses Republican words against Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new ad supporting Hillary Clinton uses the words of Republican leaders and appointees to make the case that Donald Trump is unfit to lead the United States.

Aug. 3, 2016 11:30 AM EDT
Criticism grows for Trump's assailing of Muslim vet's family

WASHINGTON (AP) — Angry and anxious, Republican lawmakers and veterans groups hastened to disavow Donald Trump's repeated criticism of a bereaved military family Monday, but the GOP presidential nominee refused to back down.

Aug. 1, 2016 10:15 PM EDT
Debate commission: Democrats didn't rig debate schedule

ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — The Commission on Presidential Debates rejected Republican Donald Trump's claim that Democrats rigged the debate schedule so that two of the three debates would occur during football games.

Jul. 31, 2016 3:38 PM EDT
Hacker breaches a computer system Clinton campaign uses

WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials say a computer service used by the campaign of Hillary Clinton was hacked as part of a broader breach of the Democratic National Committee, an intrusion for which the Russian government remains the leading suspect.

Jul. 30, 2016 3:13 AM EDT
Clinton roars against Trump as a hacking distraction arises

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Fresh off a spirited convention, Hillary Clinton told prospective voters Friday they face a "stark choice" in November and pressed ahead with the scalding rhetoric against her Republican rival that marked many of the speeches in Philadelphia.

Jul. 29, 2016 10:45 PM EDT
Clinton ready to sell herself in biggest political moment

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton is set to face the nation with the goal of introducing the woman that speaker after speaker, including a pair of presidents, have spent days promising the American public they'll finally get to see: the "real" Hillary Clinton.

Jul. 28, 2016 3:50 AM EDT
Bloomberg warns of Trump economic plans at Dem convention

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Bloomberg, elected mayor of New York City as a Republican, offered a forceful denunciation of fellow New York billionaire Donald Trump on Wednesday at the Democratic convention, describing the GOP presidential nominee as a "risky, reckless, and radical choice.

Jul. 27, 2016 10:23 PM EDT
Never naming names, Clinton slams Trump's foreign policy

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hillary Clinton offered a scathing critique of Donald Trump's foreign policy on Monday, casting her Republican presidential rival as disrespectful of America's role in the world and too reckless to serve as the country's commander in chief.

Jul. 25, 2016 1:35 PM EDT
For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacy

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton has a problem.Too many voters say they're supporting her for a reason you'd never want printed on a campaign T-shirt: "I'm voting for the lesser of two evils.

Jul. 25, 2016 4:35 AM EDT
Clinton says veep pick Kaine is everything GOP ticket isn't

MIAMI (AP) — Hillary Clinton debuted running mate Sen. Tim Kaine on Saturday as a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality — "everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not" — at a boisterous rally ahead of next week's Democratic National Convention.

Jul. 23, 2016 11:47 PM EDT
For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacy

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) — Hillary Clinton has a problem.Too many voters say they're supporting her for a reason you'd never want printed on a campaign T-shirt: "I'm voting for the lesser of two evils.

Jul. 23, 2016 9:53 AM EDT
Clinton condemns shooting of Baton Rouge officers

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hillary Clinton on Monday called for an end to the "madness" after the death of three law enforcement officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, condemning a series of recent shootings involving police and vowing to hold those who kill police officers legally accountable.

Jul. 18, 2016 11:21 PM EDT
Democratic convention features party stars

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats will use the four nights of their national convention to showcase the past, current and future stars of their party.

Jul. 15, 2016 2:02 PM EDT
Amid VP speculation, Kaine joins Clinton on campaign trail

ANNADALE, Va. (AP) — Hillary Clinton campaigned alongside Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine on Thursday afternoon, making a high-profile appearance with one of the leading contenders for a spot alongside her on the presidential ticket.

Jul. 14, 2016 6:31 PM EDT
Fear Factor: Americans scared of their presidential options

WASHINGTON (AP) — The vast majority of Americans say they are afraid of at least one of the two major candidates — Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump — winning the White House, a remarkable finding that reflects an unsettled nation unhappy with its choice.

Jul. 14, 2016 2:08 PM EDT
Clinton's choice for first event with Obama: North Carolina

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton campaign together next week for the first time this year, and their decision to meet up in Charlotte says a lot about how her campaign views her path to replace him in the White House.

Jul. 2, 2016 2:13 PM EDT
Trump breaks with party on trade as he threatens tariffs

MONESSEN, Pa. (AP) — Republican Donald Trump vowed to tear up the nation's trade deals, threatened new tariffs and called for a new era of economic "Americanism" in a speech that underscored just how far removed he is from typical GOP orthodoxy.

Jun. 29, 2016 3:50 AM EDT

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