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Elections 2016

After tweet, Sen. Cory Booker says he prays for Donald Trump

Cory Booker on Tuesday responded to a tweet posted by Donald Trump following the New Jersey senator’s Democratic convention speech, saying he prays for Trump and hopes that he finds kindness in his heart. Trump tweeted that if Booker is the future of the Democratic party, they have no future and that he knows “more about Cory than he knows about himself.”

Government & Politics

Democrats promise new push for gun control

This year’s Democratic National Convention is making gun violence a higher priority than it was at the past three. Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Tim Kaine have put the fight for tougher gun laws at the heart of their campaign for the White House.

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Bernie Sanders supporters crash media tent at Democratic National Convention

Hundreds of supporters of Bernie Sanders invaded a large press tent at the Democratic National Convention and staged a sit-in. These are video images from the protest.
Dave Helling The Kansas City Star
Bernie Sanders supporters crash media tent at Democratic National Convention 1:12

Bernie Sanders supporters crash media tent at Democratic National Convention

Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton must become the next president 3:24

Bernie Sanders: Hillary Clinton must become the next president

First lady Michelle Obama: 'In this election, I'm with her' 3:37

First lady Michelle Obama: 'In this election, I'm with her'

Sanders pays surprise morning visit to Kansas delegates 5:40

Sanders pays surprise morning visit to Kansas delegates

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