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After rousing opening acts, Clinton to make case for the White House 3:38pm EDT

PHILADELPHIA Democrat Hillary Clinton will make her case for the White House on Thursday night, facing the tough task of equaling show-stopping speeches by President Barack Obama and others who have embraced her bid to become the first woman elected U.S. president. | Video

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Dispatch from inside the conventions

Delegates at both the Republican and the Democratic conventions sported outrageous outfits - but the views from their respective gatherings were a study in contrast.

Election 2016, U.S. 3:16pm EDT

U.S. intelligence chief: not ready to identify who is behind DNC hack

ASPEN, Colorado Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, speaking about the hack of Democratic Party emails, said on Thursday the U.S. intelligence community was not ready to "make the call on attribution."

Election 2016, 3:43pm EDT

White House says no politics in U.S. cyber threat investigations

WASHINGTON The White House said on Thursday that partisanship plays no role in how the United States counters cyber threats affecting Americans.

Election 2016, 2:10pm EDT

Hollande says will stay true to values after Trump swipe at France

PARIS President Francois Hollande on Thursday fired back at comments by U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump that "France was no longer France" after a slew of militant attacks, saying France would always stay true to its values.

Election 2016, France 10:03am EDT