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Biggest Blow To Trump Yet!: Tim Tebow Turns Down RNC Speaker Spot

In vote after vote Thursday, it was clear they were short of that mark. The amendment became the focal point of furious lobbying that's pitted conservatives against the Donald Trump campaign and top leaders of the Republican Party. On this week's episode of " Powerhouse Politics ", ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Political Director Rick Klein spoke with one "Never Trump" delegate , who is bound to vote for Donald Trump but hopes to vote for another candidate, ...

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New life, new destruction for Southern California wildfire

Almost 3,000 firefighters were battling the so-called Sand Fire, which has charred at least 50 square miles (130 square km) around the rugged northwestern fringes of the Angeles National Forest since it broke out on Friday, authorities said .

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Bernie Sanders to meet privately with his supporters in Philadelphia

Sanders, comparing Trump's stances and statements to Clinton's record, said in remarks released before his speech, "By these measures, any objective observer will conclude that - based on her ideas and her leadership - Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States ".

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Wasserman Schultz To Quit As Democratic Chief Under Pressure Following Email Leaks

Norman Solomon, an influential Sanders delegate, said there was deep unhappiness among supporters of the Vermont senator in Philadelphia with parts of the Democratic platform and with Clinton's vice presidential pick. Wasserman Schultz on Sunday announced she would resign from the DNC after the four-day Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this week. She did not appear at the convention podium and later watched the proceedings from a private suite.

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Bernie Sanders Given Final Speaking Slot Of Night In Corrected Schedule

Sanders generated enormous enthusiasm among young people and liberals during the Democratic primary, voters Hillary Clinton needs to show up for her in November. The discussions between the two camps prompted Sanders to send emails and text messages to supporters asking them not to protest. Sanders was set to meet privately with supporters before the start of the convention, hours after his loyalists heckled party chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz at a Florida breakfast in her first ...

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Sanders to supporters: Don't protest at DNC

He was speaking later Monday and as the evening dragged on, the signs of dissent were less visible. A number of Sanders supporters who were interviewed for this story described Clinton using the same term as do Republicans - untrustworthy.