US: Clinton email storage safe not secure for some messages
Business / National / Politics / U.S. News

US: Clinton email storage safe not secure for some messages

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department has told Senate investigators that it didn’t provide Hillary Rodham Clinton’s lawyer with a secure-enough method to read now-highly classified material from her homebrew email server because it didn’t anticipate that the messages would be deemed so secret. In July, State Department officials installed a safe at the … Continue reading

Clinton: ‘Global effort’ needed to help refugees in Europe
Europe / International News / Middle East / Politics

Clinton: ‘Global effort’ needed to help refugees in Europe

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is calling for a “concerted global effort” to assist the hundreds of thousands of refugees from the Middle East, Africa and Asia seeking refuge in Europe. In an interview with The Associated Press, the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination said Monday, September 7, that “everyone should … Continue reading

National / Politics / U.S. News

NYC council speaker endorses Hillary Clinton for president

  NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, a liberal who is becoming a national voice on issues such as immigration, has endorsed Hillary Rodham Clinton for president. Mark-Viverito, a Democrat, made the announcement Wednesday, September 2, in an op-ed for El Nueva Dia, Puerto Rico’s largest newspaper. The speaker, one … Continue reading

Clinton likens GOP’s views on women to those of terrorists
National / Politics / U.S. News

Clinton likens GOP’s views on women to those of terrorists

CLEVELAND (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terrorist organizations and the field of Republican candidates for president when it comes to their views on women, telling an Ohio audience her potential GOP rivals were pushing “out-of-date” policies. “Now extreme views about women? We expect that from some of the terrorist groups. … Continue reading

Business / Celebrities / International News / National / Politics / TV / U.S. News

Secrets have long slipped into State Department email

WASHINGTON (AP) — During the 2012 attack on U.S. facilities in Benghazi, Libya, State Department officials in Washington were emailing one another with updates in real time. Embedded in those messages were nuggets of classified information, including an apparent reference to a CIA facility that was a closely guarded secret. When the emails were released … Continue reading

Clinton to meet with church officials near Ferguson unrest
National / Politics

Clinton to meet with church officials near Ferguson unrest

  ST. LOUIS (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is putting America’s struggle with race relations at the forefront of her presidential campaign, joining with church members near the epicenter of violent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, as the nation grapples with the deadly shootings of nine black church members in South Carolina. The leading Democratic presidential … Continue reading

Clinton proposes tax credit to boost youth employment
Business / National / Politics

Clinton proposes tax credit to boost youth employment

  NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Taking aim at unemployment among younger Americans, Hillary Rodham Clinton on Wednesday, June 17, proposed using tax credits to encourage businesses to train young people. Speaking at a technical college in South Carolina, Clinton proposed giving businesses a tax credit of $1,500 for each apprentice they hire. The program, … Continue reading

Democrats: GOP trying to ‘move the goalposts’ on Benghazi
National / Politics

Democrats: GOP trying to ‘move the goalposts’ on Benghazi

  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican chairman of a House panel investigating the deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya, complained Tuesday, June 16, about delays in receiving emails between Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and a longtime confidant. But committee Democrats countered that delay was understandable after the committee expanded its scope from a probe of … Continue reading

Clinton seeks ‘high quality preschool’ for all 4-year-olds
Education / National / Politics

Clinton seeks ‘high quality preschool’ for all 4-year-olds

  ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton promised Monday, June 15, to dramatically expand education opportunities for young children, vowing to make “high quality preschool” available for all 4-year-old children in the next ten years. The Democratic candidate for president focused the first major policy proposal of her campaign on universal pre-K education — an … Continue reading