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Virginia's State Board of Elections is asking the court weighing a voting rights case being brought in the state to exclude any evidence of the state's history of racial discrimination.

The board filed a motion Monday to "exclude expert testimony and other evidence of Virginia’s history of racial discrimination," particularly anything that happened before 1965, when the federal Voting Rights Act was passed.

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MSNBC host Tamron Hall on Tuesday pressed Donald Trump on his proposal to build a wall along the United States' border with Mexico, asking how he would pay for the project.

"We have a country that's in serious trouble. We have a country where people, they're flowing across our borders. They're coming across our borders like mad," Trump told Hall while discussing immigration in a lengthy interview on MSNBC.

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MSNBC host Tamron Hall on Tuesday quizzed Donald Trump on his decision to repeat a supporter's use of the word "pussy" and whether he would change his demeanor later in the race.

Trump told Hall that he used the word because he doesn't want to be too "politically correct."

"I guess I want to know what you see as presidential," Hall then told Trump. She then referenced conservative outrage over images of President Obama with his feet up in the White House.

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