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Accepting White House nomination, Clinton offers 'clear-eyed' vision 6:01am EDT

PHILADELPHIA U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton cast herself as the steady leader at a "moment of reckoning" for America, contrasting her character with what she described as a dangerous and volatile Donald Trump. | Video

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Trump says was being 'sarcastic' in Russia hack comments

WASHINGTON Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Thursday tried to quell the furor over his call for Russia to find Hillary Clinton's deleted emails, saying he was being sarcastic.

Election 2016, Russia Jul 28 2016

Russia to U.S., Trump: Sort out your own pre-election hacking scandal

MOSCOW Russia told the United States on Thursday to get to the bottom of a hacking scandal involving Democratic Party emails itself and rejected what Donald Trump said was a sarcastic suggestion that Moscow should dig up Hillary Clinton's "missing" emails.

Election 2016, Tech, Russia Jul 28 2016

Killing TPP would hand China 'keys to the castle': U.S. trade representative

LIMA Failure to ratify the U.S.-led sweeping trade pact TPP would hand China "the keys to the castle" on globalization and do nothing to solve the real problems underlying American anxiety over jobs, the top U.S. trade official said Thursday.

Election 2016, China 3:56am EDT