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AP Top Political News at 3:30 a.m. EDT

Though largely unknown, Trump finds fans in China
BEIJING (AP) -- China features prominently in the rhetoric of presumed Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who accuses the country of stealing American jobs and cheating at global trade. In China itself, though, he's only now emerging as a public figure, despite notoriety elsewhere for his voluble utterances, high-profile businesses and reality TV show....

Trump's movement campaign needs adjustments at margins
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Donald Trump calls his presidential campaign a mass movement, but he must show he can coax enough support from voters who twice delivered the White House to Barack Obama....

Libertarians pick ex-New Mexico Gov. Johnson for president
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- The Libertarian Party again nominated former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson as its presidential candidate Sunday, believing he can challenge presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton because of their poor showing in popularity polls....

Obama's pets Bo and Sunny living the good life
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's hardly a dog's life of just eating and sleeping for President Barack Obama's pets, Bo and Sunny....

Trump rallies veterans at annual Rolling Thunder gathering
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican Donald Trump told a motorcycle rally on Sunday that people in the U.S. illegally often are cared for better than the nation's military veterans, without backing up his allegation....

AP-NORC Poll: Interest, not excitement in White House race
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Mary Heintzelman shakes her head in disgust over the presidential election....

Garland gives commencement address at old high school
CHICAGO (AP) -- Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland delivered the commencement speech Sunday at the Chicago-area high school where he graduated as valedictorian 46 years ago, though he didn't address the partisan divide over his nomination....

AP-NORC Poll finds bare confidence in government, elections
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Few Americans have much confidence in the U.S. political system, the government in general, or in either political party....

As in 'Celebrity Apprentice,' Trump fosters rivalries
WASHINGTON (AP) -- When Donald Trump acquired a pair of Atlantic City casinos in the mid-1980s, he pitted his managers against each other in a ferocious competition over everything from booking entertainers to attracting high-rolling gamblers....

Judge orders release of documents in Trump University suit
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A federal judge is ordering the release of Trump University internal documents in a class-action lawsuit against the now-defunct real estate school owned by presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump....

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