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CBS News
August 06, 2019 - 8:29 am
An 11-year-old boy from El Paso saw his community grieving after Saturday's mass shooting and wanted to find a way to help them heal. He and his mother started the "El Paso Challenge," a social media campaign to encourage people to give back and spread kindness. Rose Gandarilla shared a photo of...
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Getty
July 03, 2019 - 4:28 pm
Democratic presidential candidate Julián Castro slammed President Trump's planned July 4th celebration, calling it a "waste of money" meant to boost the president's ego. On Thursday, U.S. Army tanks will be in the city, and Mr. Trump will deliver a July 4th speech at the Lincoln Memorial. In an...
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AP
June 18, 2019 - 9:37 am
President Donald Trump captured the Republican Party and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on disrupting the status quo. As he mounts his bid for reelection, Trump is offering himself as the outsider once again — but it's a much more awkward pitch to make from inside the Oval...
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AP
June 13, 2019 - 4:38 pm
SAN DIEGO - The wife of San Diego-area Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter pleaded guilty today to a federal conspiracy charge in a case in which she and her spouse were accused of misusing campaign funds for personal use. Margaret Hunter, 44, is scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 16. Her attorney, Thomas...
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AP
March 18, 2019 - 7:13 am
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke raised more than $6 million online during the first 24 hours after he announced his White House bid, the highest first-day number reported by any candidate, his campaign said Monday. The "record-breaking" $6.1 million came "without a dime" from...
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AP
March 11, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Stacey Abrams, the Democratic candidate who narrowly lost her race for Georgia governor in 2018, said she isn't ruling out a run for president in 2020. Speaking at the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival Monday, Abrams said she had previously considered 2028 to be the earliest she would run for...
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AP
February 20, 2019 - 9:02 am
(CBS News) - Newly announced Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders has raised $6 million since his campaign launched Tuesday morning, and $5.9 million in the first 24 hours, Sanders' campaign tells CBS News' Jenna Gibson. The Vermont senator's campaign raised $1 million from people...
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AP
February 06, 2019 - 8:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is launching a campaign to end the HIV epidemic in the United States by 2030, targeting areas where new infections happen and getting highly effective drugs to people at risk. His move is being greeted with a mix of skepticism and cautious optimism by anti-...
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