Joe Manchin III

Clinton, Sanders meet after D.C. primary

Clinton, Sanders meet after D.C. primary

Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, met behind closed doors for more than 90 minutes Tuesday night with her primary rival Bernie Sanders, who signaled earlier in the day that he was not ready to endorse her.

The meeting - which both campaigns characterized as "positive" in statements issued afterward - came on the heels of the final Democratic primary in the District of Columbia. Clinton easily defeated Sanders. With all precincts reporting, she led the senator from Vermont by more than 3½ to 1.

Clinton's campaign said the meeting with Sanders focused on "a variety of progressive issues where they share common goals" and...