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Donald Trump's Rise Could Threaten Republican House Majority

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Alabama Governor Faces Calls To Resign Amid Affair Allegations

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Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally Wednesday at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin. Trump's comments about abortion during an MSNBC interview Wednesday outraged abortion rights opponents and advocates alike. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Restates Comments About Abortion And 'Punishment' For Women

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Anti-Abortion Group Weighs In On Donald Trump's Comments

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Has Bernie Sanders Moved Hillary Clinton To The Left?

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Donald Trump Backtracks After Abortion Comments Spark Firestorm

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Obama Task Force Director On The Cancer 'Moonshot' Initiative

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Funeral Service Held For Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford

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Donald Trump takes part in a CNN town hall event in Milwaukee on Tuesday. Darren Hauck/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Donald Trump Reversed His Pledge To Support The GOP Nominee

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