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Democrats set to nominate Clinton as they seek a way past discord 1:08pm EDT

PHILADELPHIA Hillary Clinton was set to become the first woman presidential nominee of a major U.S. party on Tuesday, a historic moment that Democrats hope will help eclipse rancor between supporters of Clinton and her rival in the primary contests, Bernie Sanders. | Video

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Orban says Trump's migration, foreign policy plans 'vital' for Hungary

BUDAPEST Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Tuesday said the migration and foreign policy plans of U.S. Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump were "vital" for Hungary, whereas those of rival Democrat Hillary Clinton were "deadly".

Election 2016, 11:51am EDT

An Obama, not the president, brings down the house at Democratic convention

PHILADELPHIA Democrats divided over the future of their party agreed on at least one thing at their national convention in Philadelphia on Monday night: Michelle Obama was a star. | Video

Election 2016, 1:41am EDT

Behind Democrats' email leak, U.S. experts see a Russian subplot

WASHINGTON If the Russian government is behind the theft and release of embarrassing emails from the Democratic Party, as U.S. officials have suggested, it may reflect less a love of Donald Trump or enmity for Hillary Clinton than a desire to discredit the U.S. political system. | Video

Election 2016, Russia, U.S. 9:51am EDT

Some in Sanders' army seem determined to march on without him

PHILADELPHIA It should have been a triumphant night for Hillary Clinton when her rival Bernie Sanders gave a rousing speech urging his supporters to vote for her in the Nov. 8 U.S. presidential election. | Video

Election 2016, 5:57am EDT