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Trump: Comments about Russia, Clinton emails were sarcastic

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at Lackawanna College in Scranton, Pa., July 27, 2016.

Donald Trump says he was using sarcasm when he prodded Russia to unearth Hillary Clinton's missing emails. But Democrats aren't likely to let the Republican presidential nominee's extraordinary comments simply fade away.

At the convention, Klobuchar and Franken are both in demand

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, is greeted by Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., left, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., second from left, as she arrives to speak at the American Federation of Teachers convention at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Monday, July 18, 2016.

Everyone wants a piece of Minnesota's senators in Philadelphia.

FBI investigates hack at House Democrats' campaign committee

The FBI is investigating an apparent hack into computer systems at the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, following a similar intrusion at the Democratic National Committee.

Minnesota DFL's Sanders, Clinton camps join in opposition to Trump

AP EXPLAINS: Long history of women running for president

Dayton: Clinton 'dedicated her life to serving the needs of others'

Gov. Mark Dayton addressed the crowd at the DNC

US probing whether airstrike harmed Syrian civilians

The U.S. military is looking into whether a coalition airstrike in northern Syria caused civilian casualties.


Dayton: Clinton 'dedicated her life to serving the needs of others'
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Gov. Mark Dayton addressed the crowd at the DNC

Fitch lifts Minnesota to top credit rating
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Rating increase reflects state's economy, budget reserves, financial health


Chelsea Clinton steps up to new role at convention

– Chelsea Clinton has a singular role to play on the final night of the Democratic National Convention here, serving as the very…


Tim Kaine is the ultimate dad, says Twitter

The main response to vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine at the Democratic National Convention last night? He is everyone's dad.


Fitch lifts Minnesota to top credit rating

Rating increase reflects state's economy, budget reserves, financial health


Klobuchar to get second speaking turn at DNC

Klobuchar will talk about bringing orphans to their adoptive families in Minnesota after Haiti earthquake


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On convention's last day, Sanders rallies DFL delegates

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders spoke to Minnesota DFLers on the last day of the Democratic National Convention.


Morning Hot Dish: Can Clinton hit the high bar tonight?

Philly Day Four


Broadway stars plead for love at Democratic convention

Audra McDonald was among the stage's biggest names to sing for Hillary. Too bad CNN didn't fully appreciate the moment.


Obama: ready to 'pass the baton' to Clinton

In an emotional convention speech, President Barack Obama told Democrats he's ready to 'pass the baton' to Hillary Clinton, and urged America to vote for her and for an optimistic future.


Harmonica in hand, Tim Kaine uses music to make connections

He carries multiple harmonicas in his briefcase. He has played with members of the Dave Matthews Band and the Grateful Dead. And he has been…