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Clinton and Kaine Debut as Democratic Ticket in Florida

POLITICS | By Ken Thomas | Jul 23
Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as "a progressive who likes to get things done," joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week's Democratic National Convention.

Hacked Emails Show Democratic Party Hostility to Sanders

POLITICS | By Stephen Braun | Jul 23
Over 19,000 emails from Democratic party officials, leaked in advance of Hillary Clinton's nomination at the party's convention next week in Philadelphia, details the acrimonious split between the Democratic National Committee and Bernie Sanders.

Blame Game Follows NBA's Removal of Charlotte All-Star Game

SPORTS | By Jonathan Drew and Anna Gronewold | Jul 23
The NBA All-Star Game's exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting protections for LGBT people represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. Pat McCrory's re-election campaign.

Boy Scouts Faring Well a Year After Easing Ban On Gay Adults

NATIONAL | By David Crary and Brady McCombs | Jul 23
It's been a year since the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on openly gay adult group leaders.

Self-Assured, Kaine Brings a Steady Hand to Clinton Ticket

POLITICS | By Alan Suderman | Jul 23
Tim Kaine has an Election Day tradition when his name is on the ballot. The avid outdoorsman votes early, then goes hiking in the woods with friends and family for a few hours of calm away from the nervous last-minute energy of political campaigns.

Trump Convention Speech Draws 32.2 Million TV Viewers

POLITICS | Jul 23
The Nielsen company says an estimated 32.2 million people watched Donald Trump deliver his GOP nomination acceptance speech.

Star of 'The Bachelor' Not Running for Office After All

POLITICS | Jul 23
Ben Higgins, the most recent star of ABC's "The Bachelor," announced Friday he had abandoned a campaign for public office in Colorado, just two days after filing the required paperwork to run.

Democratic Delegates Mostly Positive About Kaine

POLITICS | Jul 23
Delegates to the Democratic National Convention are giving mostly positive reviews to Hillary Clinton's choice for vice president, saying he will appeal to moderates but do little to soothe disenchanted Bernie Sanders supporters.

Judge to Monitor Kansas' Actions On Gay Marriage for 3 Years

NATIONAL | By John Hanna | Jul 23
A federal judge told Kansas on Friday that for three more years he will monitor its compliance with the U.S. Supreme Court's historic decision legalizing gay marriage across the nation.

Baker Wants US Supreme Court to Hear Gay Wedding Cake Case

NATIONAL | Jul 23
A suburban Denver baker who refused to make a cake for a same-sex wedding is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear his case after a lower court ruled he must provide the service despite his Christian beliefs.

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