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    Sizzling summer of politics ahead

    Memorial Day isn't just the gateway to summer this year -- it heralds a sizzling season of politics that threatens to boil over into the ugliest election in decades this fall.

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Decision 2016: News 5 WCYB's continuing coverage of the Race for the Presidency

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Virginia's primary election will be May 3. The deadline to register, or update an existing registration, is 5pm Monday, April 11. The deadline to request an absentee ballot to be mailed to you is Tuesday, April 26. The deadline to request an absentee ballot by appearing in-person is 5pm Saturday, April 30. Tennessee's primary election will be Aug. 4.
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Donald Trump at Rolling Thunder rally

Trump courts military veterans

Donald Trump is courting military veterans this Memorial Day weekend even as he battles efforts to derail his campaign.


Brexit: The big business divide

The Brexit debate has divided big businesses.

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Libertarian Party hoping for viable candidate

The Libertarian Party is still hoping a viable third-party candidate will emerge for the 2016 presidential election.

Trump protests in San Diego

Trump protesters, supporters clash

Supporters and protesters of presidential candidate Donald Trump clashed Friday in San Diego.

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton

Clinton defends emails; Sanders sees path to victory

Sen. Bernie Sanders told supporters at a rally he believes he can still win the Democratic nomination. Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton is defending her actions in an ongoing email scandal.


Obama makes historic visit to Hiroshima

Barack Obama on Friday became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, where he called for a "world without nuclear weapons" during his remarks at the city's Peace Memorial Park.

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Obama on nuclear weapons: 'Pursue a world without them'

While speaking during his visit to Hiroshima, President Barack Obama says that the nations that have nuclear stockpiles must escape the logic of fear, and pursue a world without them.

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Feuds between politicians, musicians

Belly and The Weeknd backed out of a TV appearance because of Donald Trump. Click through for more on that and other kerfuffles between politicians and musicians.

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Protesters, supporters clash at Trump events

As Donald Trump has emerged as the front-runner of the Republican presidential candidates, increasingly violent protests and demonstrations have plagued his campaign events across the country.

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Democrats focus on Kentucky, Oregon primaries

Two states are holding presidential primaries Tuesday, May 17: Oregon and Kentucky.  

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8 hated things more popular than Donald Trump

Despite being the presumptive GOP nominee for president, Donald Trump remains quite unpopular, even among many Republicans. But just how unpopular is he really?

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Presidential election moves to Indiana

With the number of available delegates dwindling and the parties' national conventions two months away, Indiana's primary is poised to reshape the presidential primary election.

Sanders supporter in Philadelphia

5 states hold Tuesday primaries

Voters went the polls in five Northeastern states Tuesday.

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New York primary: What to watch

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump put some distance between themselves and their opponents in their home state's primary Tuesday.

Barack Obama

What to know about Obama's immigration initiative

With the Supreme Court set to hear arguments Monday over President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration, click on to find out more about the proposed policy changes.


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