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Kaine, Pence clash in their only vice presidential debate

Oct 05, 2016 - 8:50 AM

UPDATED Democrat Kaine and Republican Pence square off to highlight their capabilities as the men who could be a heartbeat away from the presidency but essentially they were on stage fighting a proxy war for their running mates

ON THE DEBATE TABLE. Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine (L) and Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence (R) debate as moderator Elaine Quijano (C) listens during the Vice Presidential Debate at Longwood University on October 4, 2016 in Farmville, Virginia. Mark Wilson/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Kaine-Pence vice presidential debate, 2016 US elections

Oct 05, 2016 - 8:46 AM

Tim Kaine and Mike Pence face off in the only vice presidential debate of the 2016 US election season on Tuesday October 4 Wednesday October 5 in Manila

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Oct 04, 2016 - 2:34 PM

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As woes mount for Trump, Clinton seizes offensive

Oct 04, 2016 - 9:22 AM

With just 5 weeks to go before the November 8 election the billionaire Trump is struggling to regain his footing against a surging Clinton and climb out of one of the darkest periods of his White House campaign

In this combination of pictures taken on September 26, 2016, Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton face off during the first presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York. Paul J. Richards/AFP

Clinton releases tax return, blasts Trump for not doing so

Aug 13, 2016 - 8:05 AM

UPDATED Clinton and her husband Bill the former president reported 10 6 million in income for 2015 They paid 3 6 million in federal income tax

This file photo taken on July 28, 2016 shows Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on stage with husband former US president Bill Clinton on the fourth and final night of the Democratic National Convention at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Saul Loeb/AFP

FULL TEXT: Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech, 2016 Democratic convention

Jul 29, 2016 - 11:22 AM

Clinton: Yes America s destiny is ours to choose So let s be stronger together

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images/AFP

Clinton accepts historic nomination, slams Trump vision

Jul 29, 2016 - 9:36 AM

4th UPDATE The former secretary of state faces her biggest test on the national stage as she urges voters to embrace 4 more years of a Democratic White House rather than elect Republican billionaire Donald Trump

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton arrives on stage during the fourth and final night of the Democratic National Convention at Wells Fargo Center on July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Saul Loeb/AFP

Obama passes torch to Clinton

Jul 28, 2016 - 10:31 AM

UPDATED Obama: I can say with confidence there has never been a man or a woman – not me not Bill Clinton nobody – more qualified than Hillary Clinton to serve as president of the United States of America

PRESENT – AND FUTURE PREZ? US President Barack Obama (L) waves with US Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the third night of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 27, 2016. Nicholas Kamm/AFP

US Democrats nominate Tim Kaine as VP pick

Jul 28, 2016 - 6:41 AM

Tim Kaine a 58 year old senator from the battleground state of Virginia was nominated by voice vote

Democratic vice presidential candidate US Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) at a campaign rally at Florida International University Panther Arena on July 23, 2016 in Miami, Florida. Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images/AFP

Democrats converge on Philadelphia for Clinton nomination

Jul 24, 2016 - 2:23 PM

The Democratic National Convention gavels in with the party more unified than the Republicans but frustrations are nevertheless swirling as delegates bicker over the Democratic nominating process and new hiccups over Clinton camp emails

PHILLY IS READY. Banners announcing the US Democratic National Convention are displayed in Philadelphia on July 23, 2016, two days before the Democrats gather to formally anoint Hillary Clinton as their candidate for the November presidential election. Nicholas Kamm/AFP

Kaine wows crowds on day one as Clinton running mate

Jul 24, 2016 - 8:41 AM

Tim Kaine makes a big splash in his first appearance as Hillary Clinton s running mate for the White House savaging Donald Trump s foreign policy ideas as dangerous and wowing a Miami crowd with fluent Spanish

Democratic presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Democratic vice presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA) greet supporters during a campaign rally at Florida International University Panther Arena on July 23, 2016 in Miami, Florida. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Tim Kaine: Swing state senator with foreign policy clout

Jul 23, 2016 - 9:02 AM

The senator is aware that he lacks high wattage like that exuded by Republican VP pick Sarah Palin in 2008 I am boring he smilingly acknowledges in a recent television appearance

HILLARY'S VICE PRESIDENT. US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has selected on July 22, 2016, Democratic Senator from Virginia Tim Kaine to be her pick as running mate for the presidential elections. File photo by Brian Blanco/EPA

Clinton, Trump must choose a VP: Who is in the running?

May 15, 2016 - 10:48 AM

Democrat Hillary Clinton s presidential bid is positively lackluster when compared to the Donald Trump spectacle but the ex secretary of state could give her campaign a jolt with an inspired choice of running mate

FRONTRUNNERS. Leading candidates Hillary Clinton of the Democratic Party (L) and Donald Trump of the Republican Party (R). Clinton photo by Jim Lo Scalzo, Trump photo by Cristobal Herrera / EPA