National Politics

National Politics

Sanders, delegates to meet privately amid lingering angst

Amid lingering angst over the primary process, Bernie Sanders has a chance to encourage his supporters to embrace party unity.

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Hollywood stars hold climate rally ahead of DNC

More than 1,000 people joined Hollywood stars including Shailene Woodley, Susan Sarandon and Danny Glover in Philadelphia last night on the eve of the Democratic National Convention and vowed to keep fighting for climate and environmental justice issues, even though their preferred presidential candidate would not be driving the party's agenda.

National Politics

On their convention's eve, Democrats bedeviled anew by email

On the heels of a tumultuous Republican convention, Hillary Clinton arrives in Philadelphia eager to show off a forward-looking Democratic Party united behind her steady leadership. To do that, she must overcome lingering bitterness among supporters of defeated rival Bernie Sanders and clean up a resurgent political mess of the party's own making.

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Every American is vulnerable to the health impacts of climate change, federal report finds

Three years of research by nearly 100 health and science experts predicts that thousands will die or get sick because of the impacts associated to climate change. Dr. John P. Holdren, assistant to the President for Science and Technology, and Gina McCarthy, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) outlined the new scientific assessments regarding increased deaths and hospitalizations due to more air pollution, extreme heat and severe weather brought on by climate change.
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Every American is vulnerable to the health impacts of climate change, federal report finds

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Offshore corporations - The secret shell game

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Bellingham Bernie Sanders delegate arrives in Philadelphia

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Watch children and high school students build sand sculptures at contest in Birch Bay