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  • Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:10:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.More >>
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.More >>
  • Trump picks combat over caution in court fight

    Trump picks combat over caution in court fight

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 07:10:33 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Combat won out over caution. White House aides and congressio...(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Combat won out over caution. White House aides and congressio...
    President Donald Trump is embracing combat over caution with the allegation of sexual misconduct against his Supreme Court nominee.More >>
    President Donald Trump is embracing combat over caution with the allegation of sexual misconduct against his Supreme Court nominee.More >>
  • Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

    Trump promises to rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:30 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:30:37 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.
    President Donald Trump has issued a warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench.".More >>
    President Donald Trump has issued a warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench.".More >>
  • Committee gives Kavanaugh accuser more time

    Committee gives Kavanaugh accuser more time

    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-09-22 05:51:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.
    Kavanaugh accuser seeks one more day to decide conditions under which she would testify to Senate panel.More >>
    Kavanaugh accuser seeks one more day to decide conditions under which she would testify to Senate panel.More >>
  • First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

    First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:11 AM EDT2018-09-22 07:11:52 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:14 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:14:19 GMT
    (Emory University Rare Book Library via AP). In this image provided by Emory University, Alice Allison Dunnigan, right, interviews screenwriters Arthur Arthur, left, and Virginia Kellogg. Dunnigan triumphed over sexism and racism to become the first bl...(Emory University Rare Book Library via AP). In this image provided by Emory University, Alice Allison Dunnigan, right, interviews screenwriters Arthur Arthur, left, and Virginia Kellogg. Dunnigan triumphed over sexism and racism to become the first bl...
    The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.More >>
    The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.More >>
  • Rep. Nunes faulted by rival for photo with hand symbol

    Rep. Nunes faulted by rival for photo with hand symbol

    Friday, September 21 2018 8:30 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:30:21 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:14 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:14:08 GMT
    Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California is being criticized by his rival in the November election after a photo on social media showed Nunes next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist.More >>
    Republican U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes of California is being criticized by his rival in the November election after a photo on social media showed Nunes next to a supporter making a hand gesture that some consider racist.More >>
  • Overconfident? Dem optimism surges as midterms approach

    Overconfident? Dem optimism surges as midterms approach

    Saturday, September 22 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-09-22 07:20:39 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:13 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:13:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Dermer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, former President Barack Obama shakes hands with members of the audience as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland.(AP Photo/David Dermer, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, former President Barack Obama shakes hands with members of the audience as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland.
    Overconfidence? Democrats predicting takeover of one chamber of Congress _ at least _ as elections approach.More >>
    Overconfidence? Democrats predicting takeover of one chamber of Congress _ at least _ as elections approach.More >>
  • As he considers 2020, Biden airs regrets of Thomas hearings

    As he considers 2020, Biden airs regrets of Thomas hearings

    Friday, September 21 2018 4:23 PM EDT2018-09-21 20:23:21 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:13 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:13:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Greg Gibson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 1991, file photo, then-Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., points angrily at Clarence Thomas during comments at the end of hearings on Thomas' nomination to the Supreme Court...(AP Photo/Greg Gibson, File). FILE - In this Oct. 12, 1991, file photo, then-Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., points angrily at Clarence Thomas during comments at the end of hearings on Thomas' nomination to the Supreme Court...
    As he weighs 2020, Biden airs regrets of '91 Thomas hearings.More >>
    As he weighs 2020, Biden airs regrets of '91 Thomas hearings.More >>
  • Trump says he'll rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

    Trump says he'll rid Justice Dept. of 'lingering stench'

    Friday, September 21 2018 9:40 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:40:28 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:22 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:22:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.
    President Donald Trump has issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench.".More >>
    President Donald Trump has issued an ominous warning about the Justice Department and the FBI, promising further firings to get rid of a "lingering stench.".More >>
  • Cruz, O'Rourke trade attacks during testy 1st Texas debate

    Cruz, O'Rourke trade attacks during testy 1st Texas debate

    Friday, September 21 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-09-21 21:50:15 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:21:19 GMT
    Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O'Rourke are holding their first debate as a Texas Senate race that once looked like it would be a cakewalk for the conservative incumbent now appears to be anything but one.More >>
    Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Beto O'Rourke are holding their first debate as a Texas Senate race that once looked like it would be a cakewalk for the conservative incumbent now appears to be anything but one.More >>
  • AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

    AP sources: Rosenstein spoke of possible secret Trump taping

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:48 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:02:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos in the...More >>
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House to expose the chaos in the administration.More >>
  • GOP, Kavanaugh accuser in standoff over her Senate testimony

    GOP, Kavanaugh accuser in standoff over her Senate testimony

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:50:01 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-09-22 05:52:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., with Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, left, joined by former students from Holton Arms School, speaks to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., with Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, left, joined by former students from Holton Arms School, speaks to reporters in support of professor Christine Blasey Ford, who is accusing Supreme Court...
    A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford says she'd testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Brett Kavanaugh if conditions can be agreed to.More >>
    A lawyer for Christine Blasey Ford says she'd testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee about Brett Kavanaugh if conditions can be agreed to.More >>
  • The Latest: Trump says he won't rush North Korea deal

    The Latest: Trump says he won't rush North Korea deal

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:49 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 10:01 PM EDT2018-09-22 02:01:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a spending bill signing ceremony at VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks at a spending bill signing ceremony at VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    President Donald Trump has signed legislation to fund the Energy Department, veterans' programs and the legislative branch, including Congress and the Capitol police.More >>
    President Donald Trump has signed legislation to fund the Energy Department, veterans' programs and the legislative branch, including Congress and the Capitol police.More >>
  • Obama turns focus on Pennsylvania, hopes to boost Democrats

    Obama turns focus on Pennsylvania, hopes to boost Democrats

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:30 PM EDT2018-09-21 17:30:14 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:52 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:52:13 GMT
    Barack Obama is turning his political focus to a state that Donald Trump won as the former president is set to campaign in Philadelphia with two leading Pennsylvania Democrats seeking re-election _ Tom Wolf for...More >>
    Barack Obama is turning his political focus to a state that Donald Trump won as the former president is set to campaign in Philadelphia with two leading Pennsylvania Democrats seeking re-election _ Tom Wolf for governor and Bob Casey for the U.S. Senate.More >>
  • US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP

    US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:09:54 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-09-22 01:03:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Don Ryan). In this Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 photo, Washington U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell is shown at a gathering in Vancouver, Wash.. Democratic incumbent Cantwell has easily won re-election for U.S. Senate in Washington state in previous years b...(AP Photo/Don Ryan). In this Monday, Sept. 10, 2018 photo, Washington U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell is shown at a gathering in Vancouver, Wash.. Democratic incumbent Cantwell has easily won re-election for U.S. Senate in Washington state in previous years b...
    US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP.More >>
    US Sen. Maria Cantwell faces former head of Wash. state GOP.More >>
  • First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

    First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:36 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:33:40 GMT
    The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.More >>
    The first black woman to be accredited to cover the White House now has a statue in the Newseum.More >>
  • Early voting begins as midterms season enters final phase

    Early voting begins as midterms season enters final phase

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:40:00 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-09-22 00:32:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). A "Vote Here" sign marks the entrance on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, to an early voting station in downtown Minneapolis for Friday's opening of early voting in Minnesota. Minnesota and South Dakota are tied for the earliest st...(AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). A "Vote Here" sign marks the entrance on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, to an early voting station in downtown Minneapolis for Friday's opening of early voting in Minnesota. Minnesota and South Dakota are tied for the earliest st...
    Early voting begins as midterm season enters final phase; Minnesota first, several more over next week.More >>
    Early voting begins as midterm season enters final phase; Minnesota first, several more over next week.More >>
  • Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

    Romania ruling party endorses embattled party chief

    Friday, September 21 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:20:31 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 7:22 PM EDT2018-09-21 23:22:43 GMT
    Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power.More >>
    Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party endorsed its party chairman, recently convicted of abuse of power.More >>
  • Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation

    Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen boasts of aiding Mueller investigation

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:59:55 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:54 PM EDT2018-09-21 19:54:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation.More >>
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation.More >>
  • Lavrov says Russia won't interfere in Bosnia Oct. 7 election

    Lavrov says Russia won't interfere in Bosnia Oct. 7 election

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:00:37 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:21:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives for talks with members of the Bosnian three-member presidency in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Russia’s foreign minister is visiting Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan ...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrives for talks with members of the Bosnian three-member presidency in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Russia’s foreign minister is visiting Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan ...
    Russia's foreign minister says Moscow does not wish to interfere in next month's elections in Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan nation where Russia maintains strong influence among the country's Serbs.More >>
    Russia's foreign minister says Moscow does not wish to interfere in next month's elections in Bosnia, an ethnically-divided Balkan nation where Russia maintains strong influence among the country's Serbs.More >>
  • Nevada senator rallies with president he used to criticize

    Nevada senator rallies with president he used to criticize

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:32 AM EDT2018-09-20 06:32:11 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:35 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:35:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE- In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., speaks at a picnic for veterans in Las Vegas. Democrats hoping to take control of the U.S. Senate in November believe one of their best chances to pick up...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE- In this April 20, 2018, file photo, Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., speaks at a picnic for veterans in Las Vegas. Democrats hoping to take control of the U.S. Senate in November believe one of their best chances to pick up...
    Republicans' chances of keeping their U.S. Senate majority have become shakier as races in red states have tightened, but the party's most vulnerable member insists he's bullish about his re-election.More >>
    Republicans' chances of keeping their U.S. Senate majority have become shakier as races in red states have tightened, but the party's most vulnerable member insists he's bullish about his re-election.More >>
  • Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy

    Maldives prepares for polls seen as test for young democracy

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:00:19 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 12:34 PM EDT2018-09-21 16:34:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sinan Hussain, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2013, file photo, Maldives' newly elected President Yaamin Abdul Gayoom recites the oath during his inauguration in Male, Maldives. Gayoom, the brother of the Maldives' former authoritarian ruler,...(AP Photo/Sinan Hussain, File). FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2013, file photo, Maldives' newly elected President Yaamin Abdul Gayoom recites the oath during his inauguration in Male, Maldives. Gayoom, the brother of the Maldives' former authoritarian ruler,...
    A decade after people took to the streets to welcome democracy to Maldives, voters head to the polls Sunday in what observers say is a referendum on whether democracy will stay.More >>
    A decade after people took to the streets to welcome democracy to Maldives, voters head to the polls Sunday in what observers say is a referendum on whether democracy will stay.More >>
  • 'He's been there': Trump stumps for vulnerable Sen. Heller

    'He's been there': Trump stumps for vulnerable Sen. Heller

    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:09 PM EDT2018-09-21 03:09:48 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-09-21 13:23:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up as he arrives at McCarran International Airport for a campaign rally, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up as he arrives at McCarran International Airport for a campaign rally, Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Las Vegas.
    'No better friend': Trump stumping for Dean Heller in Las Vegas.More >>
    'No better friend': Trump stumping for Dean Heller in Las Vegas.More >>
  • Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang dies of illness at 61

    Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang dies of illness at 61

    Friday, September 21 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:29:52 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 6:21 AM EDT2018-09-21 10:21:34 GMT
    (Kham/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang meets with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the Presidential Palace during the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi, Vietnam. Official m...(Kham/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, file photo, Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang meets with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi at the Presidential Palace during the World Economic Forum on ASEAN in Hanoi, Vietnam. Official m...
    Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has died at age 61.More >>
    Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has died at age 61.More >>
  • Suburban women wrestle with Kavanaugh allegation

    Suburban women wrestle with Kavanaugh allegation

    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-09-20 22:50:01 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 3:12 AM EDT2018-09-21 07:12:57 GMT
    In suburban congressional districts critical to House control, allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh reverberate among Democratic and Republican women.More >>
    In suburban congressional districts critical to House control, allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh reverberate among Democratic and Republican women.More >>
  • Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe

    Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen providing info in Mueller probe

    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:49 PM EDT2018-09-21 00:49:53 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:52 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:52:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...(AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018 file photo, Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer to President Donald Trump, leaves federal court after reaching a plea agreement in New York. On Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, via Twitter, Cohen p...
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.More >>
    President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer claims to be providing "critical information" in the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.More >>
  • 'Pod Save America' political podcast is coming to HBO

    'Pod Save America' political podcast is coming to HBO

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:48:33 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-09-21 06:41:43 GMT
    (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 25, 2018 file photo, Jon Favreau, from left, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor participate in the "Pod Save America" panel during the HBO Television Critics Association Summer P...(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this July 25, 2018 file photo, Jon Favreau, from left, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor participate in the "Pod Save America" panel during the HBO Television Critics Association Summer P...
    The popular political podcast "Pod Save America" is coming to HBO for four specials, just in time for the midterm elections.More >>
    The popular political podcast "Pod Save America" is coming to HBO for four specials, just in time for the midterm elections.More >>
  • Rosen raps Heller over Supreme Court 'hiccup' comment

    Rosen raps Heller over Supreme Court 'hiccup' comment

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:07:52 GMT
    Friday, September 21 2018 1:33 AM EDT2018-09-21 05:33:42 GMT
    Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen is criticizing Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, her Republican opponent in November's Senate race, over Heller's reported comments on controversial Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.More >>
    Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen is criticizing Nevada Sen. Dean Heller, her Republican opponent in November's Senate race, over Heller's reported comments on controversial Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.More >>
  • Trying to hold state Trump won, McCaskill feels pull to left

    Trying to hold state Trump won, McCaskill feels pull to left

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:58:35 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:10 PM EDT2018-09-21 03:10:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election. McCaskill faces a double challenge a...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election. McCaskill faces a double challenge a...
    In Missouri, Democrat Claire McCaskill faces a double challenge as she campaigns for re-election in a state easily won by Trump.More >>
    In Missouri, Democrat Claire McCaskill faces a double challenge as she campaigns for re-election in a state easily won by Trump.More >>
  • Trump backs 'outstanding' Webber in House race vs. Sherrill

    Trump backs 'outstanding' Webber in House race vs. Sherrill

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:12 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:12:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-09-21 02:52:07 GMT
    President Donald Trump has weighed in on one of the most watched House races in this year's election to endorse Republican Assemblyman Jay Webber over Democrat Mikie Sherrill.More >>
    President Donald Trump has weighed in on one of the most watched House races in this year's election to endorse Republican Assemblyman Jay Webber over Democrat Mikie Sherrill.More >>
  • Ivanka Trump tours NASA center in Houston, calls space crew

    Ivanka Trump tours NASA center in Houston, calls space crew

    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:59 PM EDT2018-09-21 01:59:49 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:01 PM EDT2018-09-21 02:01:33 GMT
    (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP). Ivanka Trump high fives a space suit as astronaut Nicole Mann gives her a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility during a visit to NASA's Johnson Space Center on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Houston.(Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP). Ivanka Trump high fives a space suit as astronaut Nicole Mann gives her a tour of the Space Vehicle Mockup Facility during a visit to NASA's Johnson Space Center on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Houston.
    Ivanka Trump visits NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston during stop on campaign tour of Texas.More >>
    Ivanka Trump visits NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston during stop on campaign tour of Texas.More >>
  • US sanctions China military agency for buying Russian arms

    US sanctions China military agency for buying Russian arms

    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:28:40 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 8:45 PM EDT2018-09-21 00:45:32 GMT
    A Chinese military agency and its director are facing U.S. sanctions over the purchase of Russian weapons.More >>
    A Chinese military agency and its director are facing U.S. sanctions over the purchase of Russian weapons.More >>
  • O'Rourke ignores attacks ahead of Texas Senate race debate

    O'Rourke ignores attacks ahead of Texas Senate race debate

    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:52:14 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 6:14 PM EDT2018-09-20 22:14:38 GMT
    Democratic congressman Beto O'Rourke says he's sticking with not running negative attacks heading into his first debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas.More >>
    Democratic congressman Beto O'Rourke says he's sticking with not running negative attacks heading into his first debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas.More >>
  • Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

    Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-09-18 04:16:54 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:15 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:15:41 GMT
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the...More >>
    Voting integrity advocates had argued Georgia's electronic voting machines are unreliable and vulnerable to hacking, but a federal judge says forcing the state to change its system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky.More >>
  • Trump's tariffs put GOP candidates in a bind in rural areas

    Trump's tariffs put GOP candidates in a bind in rural areas

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:28:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:11:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...
    GOP candidates in rural America find themselves in a bind as Trump pushes tariffs.More >>
    GOP candidates in rural America find themselves in a bind as Trump pushes tariffs.More >>
  • GOP congresswoman's campaign says opponent linked to mob

    GOP congresswoman's campaign says opponent linked to mob

    Thursday, September 20 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-20 18:48:29 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-09-20 20:11:41 GMT
    The campaign of Republican congresswoman Claudia Tenney is trying to tie her opponent to organized crime, warning campaign staffers to be alert to people following them or tampering with their locks.More >>
    The campaign of Republican congresswoman Claudia Tenney is trying to tie her opponent to organized crime, warning campaign staffers to be alert to people following them or tampering with their locks.More >>
  • Trump blasts GOP spending plan that lacks money for wall

    Trump blasts GOP spending plan that lacks money for wall

    Thursday, September 20 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-09-20 15:40:42 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 3:41 PM EDT2018-09-20 19:41:27 GMT
    President Donald Trump says a spending plan pushed by congressional Republicans is "ridiculous" because funding for a border wall with Mexico that Trump has promised is not included.More >>
    President Donald Trump says a spending plan pushed by congressional Republicans is "ridiculous" because funding for a border wall with Mexico that Trump has promised is not included.More >>
  • Tennessee Senate candidate says Kavanaugh accuser 'credible'

    Tennessee Senate candidate says Kavanaugh accuser 'credible'

    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:27:57 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-09-20 16:32:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...
    Democrat in Tennessee's Senate race says Kavanaugh accuser has "credible story," but committee should consider voting if she doesn't testify.More >>
    Democrat in Tennessee's Senate race says Kavanaugh accuser has "credible story," but committee should consider voting if she doesn't testify.More >>
  • Russian Far East to hold new election after vote rigging

    Russian Far East to hold new election after vote rigging

    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:28:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:51 AM EDT2018-09-20 14:51:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alexander Khitrov). Andrei Ishchenko, communist candidate of the governor election in Primorye region, centre, attends a protest rally with his supporters in Vladivostok, Russia's Far East, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Ishchenko said on Monday he ...(AP Photo/Alexander Khitrov). Andrei Ishchenko, communist candidate of the governor election in Primorye region, centre, attends a protest rally with his supporters in Vladivostok, Russia's Far East, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. Ishchenko said on Monday he ...
    Election officials in Russia's Far East have cancelled the results of Sunday's gubernatorial elections following reports of blatant vote rigging and called a fresh vote.More >>
    Election officials in Russia's Far East have cancelled the results of Sunday's gubernatorial elections following reports of blatant vote rigging and called a fresh vote.More >>
  • Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM

    Japan's Abe re-elected as party head, to stay on as PM

    Thursday, September 20 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-09-20 05:28:13 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 10:19 AM EDT2018-09-20 14:19:55 GMT
    (Toru Hanai/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, meets with Shigeo Iizuka, second from right, leader of a group of families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and Sakie Yokota...(Toru Hanai/Pool Photo via AP, File). FILE - In this March 30, 2018, file photo, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, meets with Shigeo Iizuka, second from right, leader of a group of families of Japanese abducted by North Korea, and Sakie Yokota...
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the nation's leader.More >>
    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been re-elected as head of his ruling Liberal Democratic Party in a landslide, paving the way for up to three more years as the nation's leader.More >>
  • Judge sets Dec. 18 sentencing for Michael Flynn

    Judge sets Dec. 18 sentencing for Michael Flynn

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-09-19 23:20:19 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-09-20 13:24:22 GMT
    Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has a sentencing date.More >>
    Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has a sentencing date.More >>
  • Democrats in key House races push against tax deduction cap

    Democrats in key House races push against tax deduction cap

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 12:17:36 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 7:58 AM EDT2018-09-20 11:58:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018, file photo, U.S. Congressional candidate Tom Malinowski speaks during a rally against President Donald Trump at Clarence Dillon Public Library, not far from Trump National Golf Club, where Tr...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018, file photo, U.S. Congressional candidate Tom Malinowski speaks during a rally against President Donald Trump at Clarence Dillon Public Library, not far from Trump National Golf Club, where Tr...
    One provision of the Republican tax overhaul looms large in several tight congressional races this fall, especially in California and New Jersey.More >>
    One provision of the Republican tax overhaul looms large in several tight congressional races this fall, especially in California and New Jersey.More >>
  • Bredesen backs Senate vote if Kavanaugh accuser won't appear

    Bredesen backs Senate vote if Kavanaugh accuser won't appear

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 8:08 PM EDT2018-09-20 00:08:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:33 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:33:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen said Sept. 19 that the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett K...
    Tennessee Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault "has a very credible story.".More >>
    Tennessee Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says the woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault "has a very credible story.".More >>
  • Trump says 'hard to imagine' Kavanaugh guilty of allegation

    Trump says 'hard to imagine' Kavanaugh guilty of allegation

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:37:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 20 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-09-20 04:32:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, walks past members of the media as he heads to the Senate Chamber floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, walks past members of the media as he heads to the Senate Chamber floor on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018.
    Ford wants allegation against Kavanaugh investigated before Senate hearing, but GOP senators resisting further delay.More >>
    Ford wants allegation against Kavanaugh investigated before Senate hearing, but GOP senators resisting further delay.More >>
  • Trump's tariffs could sow trouble for GOP in farm districts

    Trump's tariffs could sow trouble for GOP in farm districts

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:28 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:28:10 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-09-20 03:38:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2018, photo, Lisa Brown, the Democratic opponent to Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., speaks during a candidates forum in Colfax, Wash. Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Rep...
    Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Republican members of Congress distance themselves from the president's trade policies.More >>
    Some Democratic candidates are determined not to let Republican members of Congress distance themselves from the president's trade policies.More >>
  • Trump: Not concerned about Manafort cooperation

    Trump: Not concerned about Manafort cooperation

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:17:40 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:39:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks to media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base en route to Havelock, N.C.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump talks to media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, for the short trip to Andrews Air Force Base en route to Havelock, N.C.
    President Donald Trump says he's not concerned about what his former campaign chairman is telling investigators in the Russia probe.More >>
    President Donald Trump says he's not concerned about what his former campaign chairman is telling investigators in the Russia probe.More >>
  • Mom wants ad pulled featuring 1 son criticizing another

    Mom wants ad pulled featuring 1 son criticizing another

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:48 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:48:03 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 5:37 PM EDT2018-09-19 21:37:51 GMT
    (Angela Major /The Janesville Gazette via AP). FILE - In this July 8, 2018, file photo, Randy Bryce, a Wisconsin Democratic candidate for the U.S. House, answers a question during a debate in Lake Geneva, Wis. Bryce's mother, Nancy Bryce, is calling fo...(Angela Major /The Janesville Gazette via AP). FILE - In this July 8, 2018, file photo, Randy Bryce, a Wisconsin Democratic candidate for the U.S. House, answers a question during a debate in Lake Geneva, Wis. Bryce's mother, Nancy Bryce, is calling fo...
    The mother of Wisconsin congressional candidate Randy Bryce doesn't like to see her sons fight.More >>
    The mother of Wisconsin congressional candidate Randy Bryce doesn't like to see her sons fight.More >>
  • GOP goes back to the immigration well in Arizona

    GOP goes back to the immigration well in Arizona

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:48:38 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:42 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:42:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York, file). FILE--In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, U.S. Senatorial candidate U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., stands at the international border with Mexico, with ranchers Jim Chilton, left, and Tom Kay, right, south of Arivaca, Ari...(AP Photo/Matt York, file). FILE--In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, U.S. Senatorial candidate U.S. Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., stands at the international border with Mexico, with ranchers Jim Chilton, left, and Tom Kay, right, south of Arivaca, Ari...
    For a decade, the fight against illegal immigration has helped Republicans win every statewide election in Arizona.More >>
    For a decade, the fight against illegal immigration has helped Republicans win every statewide election in Arizona.More >>
  • GOP frets about prospects for picking up Indiana Senate seat

    GOP frets about prospects for picking up Indiana Senate seat

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:49:23 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-19 19:31:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - This May 8, 2018 file photo Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun thanks supporters after winning the republican primary in Whitestown, Ind. Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as “Sle...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - This May 8, 2018 file photo Republican Senate candidate Mike Braun thanks supporters after winning the republican primary in Whitestown, Ind. Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as “Sle...
    Republican Indiana Senate candidate Mike Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as "Sleepin' Joe," but it's actually Braun's own sleepy campaign that has Republicans worried.More >>
    Republican Indiana Senate candidate Mike Braun often refers to his rival, Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, as "Sleepin' Joe," but it's actually Braun's own sleepy campaign that has Republicans worried.More >>
  • Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist

    Egypt court upholds suspended sentence against activist

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:17:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-09-19 16:33:08 GMT
    An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals.More >>
    An Egyptian appeals court has upheld a three-month suspended prison sentence for a prominent rights lawyer convicted of offending public morals.More >>
  • Former aides give Wisconsin Gov. Walker re-election headache

    Former aides give Wisconsin Gov. Walker re-election headache

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:37:36 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:43 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. As Walker fights for his political life, some of the most devastating attacks aren't coming from Democrats....(AP Photo/Scott Bauer, File). FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2018, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at a news conference in Madison, Wis. As Walker fights for his political life, some of the most devastating attacks aren't coming from Democrats....
    Former top administration officials to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker aren't airing their grievances as unnamed sources or through anonymous op-eds _ they're criticizing him publicly.More >>
    Former top administration officials to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker aren't airing their grievances as unnamed sources or through anonymous op-eds _ they're criticizing him publicly.More >>
  • Carter, Abrams: Georgians from 2 eras chase rural votes

    Carter, Abrams: Georgians from 2 eras chase rural votes

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 4:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 20:07:05 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 11:11 AM EDT2018-09-19 15:11:53 GMT
    Former President Jimmy Carter is campaigning Tuesday in Georgia alongside Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Stacey Abrams, bringing together the state's past and its potential future.More >>
    Former President Jimmy Carter is campaigning Tuesday in Georgia alongside Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Stacey Abrams, bringing together the state's past and its potential future.More >>
  • Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home

    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-09-19 10:37:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-09-19 14:30:40 GMT
    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home from US; police warn against rallies.More >>
    Uganda's opposition pop star Bobi Wine set to return home from US; police warn against rallies.More >>
  • Feinstein's opponent seizes on her role in Kavanaugh fight

    Feinstein's opponent seizes on her role in Kavanaugh fight

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:07:27 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-09-19 11:12:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., is surrounded by reporters as she arrives for a vote, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., is surrounded by reporters as she arrives for a vote, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein is facing criticism from both Senate Republicans and her Democratic re-election opponent over her handling of allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.More >>
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein is facing criticism from both Senate Republicans and her Democratic re-election opponent over her handling of allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.More >>
  • Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register

    Oregon using Facebook to remind inactive voters to register

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 5:31 PM EDT2018-09-18 21:31:37 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-09-19 05:10:44 GMT
    In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by contacting inactive voters to remind them to update their registration.More >>
    In this era of manipulators using social media to interfere in elections, Oregon is instead using Facebook to bolster participation by contacting inactive voters to remind them to update their registration.More >>
  • Kavanaugh's accuser wants FBI probe before she testifies

    Kavanaugh's accuser wants FBI probe before she testifies

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:16 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:44:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Sept. 6, 2018 photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh reacts as he testifies after questioning before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Official Washington is scrambling Monday to assess...
    Republicans plunge ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they'd wanted to avoid on a woman's charges that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers.More >>
    Republicans plunge ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they'd wanted to avoid on a woman's charges that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers.More >>
  • Feinstein's re-election opponent criticizes her over letter

    Feinstein's re-election opponent criticizes her over letter

    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:27 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:27:19 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:29:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 3, 2018, file photo, Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, poses for photos in his campaign office in Los Angeles. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Kevin de Leon, a Democrat in the California Senate, r...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File). FILE - In this May 3, 2018, file photo, Kevin de Leon, D-Los Angeles, poses for photos in his campaign office in Los Angeles. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Kevin de Leon, a Democrat in the California Senate, r...
    Feinstein's opponent in re-election bid criticizes her for holding back letter from Kavanaugh accuser.More >>
    Feinstein's opponent in re-election bid criticizes her for holding back letter from Kavanaugh accuser.More >>
  • Trump: Declassified Russia probe papers expose 'bad things'

    Trump: Declassified Russia probe papers expose 'bad things'

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:30 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:30:33 GMT
    Wednesday, September 19 2018 12:22 AM EDT2018-09-19 04:22:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Trump's order to declassify certain documents related to the FBI's Russia investigation draws praise and condemnation.More >>
    Trump's order to declassify certain documents related to the FBI's Russia investigation draws praise and condemnation.More >>
  • Correction: Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-Politics story

    Correction: Supreme Court-Kavanaugh-Politics story

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:01:29 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:51:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    With voting in sight, parties weigh political risks in evolving Supreme Court fight.More >>
    With voting in sight, parties weigh political risks in evolving Supreme Court fight.More >>
  • In Iowa, McAuliffe says he's not ruling out 2020 campaign

    In Iowa, McAuliffe says he's not ruling out 2020 campaign

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:37 PM EDT2018-09-18 18:37:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-09-18 22:21:12 GMT
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's not ruling out a 2020 Democratic campaign for president as he campaigns in Iowa for candidates running in the November midterm elections.More >>
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's not ruling out a 2020 Democratic campaign for president as he campaigns in Iowa for candidates running in the November midterm elections.More >>
  • Echoes of Anita Hill in #MeToo allegation against Kavanaugh

    Echoes of Anita Hill in #MeToo allegation against Kavanaugh

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 10:10 AM EDT2018-09-18 14:10:58 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Anita Hill speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment in Beverly Hills, Calif. The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall ...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this Dec. 8, 2017, file photo, Anita Hill speaks at a discussion about sexual harassment in Beverly Hills, Calif. The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall ...
    Brett Kavanaugh and Clarence Thomas: Allegations against Supreme Court nominees carry important differences as well as cautions for senators.More >>
    Brett Kavanaugh and Clarence Thomas: Allegations against Supreme Court nominees carry important differences as well as cautions for senators.More >>
  • Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Kavanaugh

    Trump Jr. mocks sexual assault claim against Kavanaugh

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:06 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:06:40 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-09-18 13:23:50 GMT
    President Donald Trump's eldest son on Monday appeared to mock the sexual assault allegations against his father's nominee for the Supreme Court.More >>
    President Donald Trump's eldest son on Monday appeared to mock the sexual assault allegations against his father's nominee for the Supreme Court.More >>
  • Kavanaugh's nomination poses risks for Democrats and GOP

    Kavanaugh's nomination poses risks for Democrats and GOP

    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:20:31 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:52 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:52:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Both parties are grappling w...
    Control of Congress looming, battle over Kavanaugh's nomination carries risks for Democrats and Republicans.More >>
    Control of Congress looming, battle over Kavanaugh's nomination carries risks for Democrats and Republicans.More >>
  • As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

    As Senate weighs Kavanaugh, Thomas example offers cautions

    Monday, September 17 2018 4:53 PM EDT2018-09-17 20:53:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 8:29 AM EDT2018-09-18 12:29:31 GMT
    The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall Anita Hill's accusations against Clarence Thomas in 1991, but there are important differences as well as cautions for senators...More >>
    The sexual assault allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh recall Anita Hill's accusations against Clarence Thomas in 1991, but there are important differences as well as cautions for senators considering how to do with the allegations.More >>
  • The Latest: Emmy party hugs for Hader, congrats for couple

    The Latest: Emmy party hugs for Hader, congrats for couple

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:36:40 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 3:48 AM EDT2018-09-18 07:48:29 GMT
    (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP). Police officers meet on the carpet before the start of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.(Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP). Police officers meet on the carpet before the start of the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
    The Latest: Security readies Emmy Awards golden carpet for deluge of stars.More >>
    The Latest: Security readies Emmy Awards golden carpet for deluge of stars.More >>
  • Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

    Hearing sets up dramatic showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:49:17 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:10:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the third day of his confirmatio...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the third day of his confirmatio...
    Kavanaugh's confirmation takes an uncertain turn as GOP senators express concern over woman's private-turned-public allegation.More >>
    Kavanaugh's confirmation takes an uncertain turn as GOP senators express concern over woman's private-turned-public allegation.More >>
  • The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    The Latest: DOJ: It's not the FBI's job to judge allegations

    Monday, September 17 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:08:06 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-09-18 06:00:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, after more than an hour of delay over procedural questions, President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Comm...
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".More >>
    A lawyer for a woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her when they were in high school says the woman considers his actions "attempted rape.".More >>
  • Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

    Trump declassifies documents related to FBI Russia probe

    Monday, September 17 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:07:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 18 2018 1:57 AM EDT2018-09-18 05:57:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting of the President's National Council of the American Worker in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump is declassifying a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.More >>
    President Donald Trump is declassifying a trove of documents related to the early days of the FBI's Russia investigation.More >>
  • Mueller clears way for Michael Flynn sentencing

    Mueller clears way for Michael Flynn sentencing

    Monday, September 17 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:00:20 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 11:01 PM EDT2018-09-18 03:01:28 GMT
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has cleared the way for the sentencing of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.More >>
    Special counsel Robert Mueller has cleared the way for the sentencing of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.More >>
  • Bloomberg mulling a run for president as a Democrat

    Bloomberg mulling a run for president as a Democrat

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:48:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:57 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:57:07 GMT
    Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is actively thinking about running for president in 2020 as a Democrat.More >>
    Billionaire and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is actively thinking about running for president in 2020 as a Democrat.More >>
  • The Latest: More N Carolina counties qualify for federal aid

    The Latest: More N Carolina counties qualify for federal aid

    Monday, September 17 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-09-17 13:46:40 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:17 PM EDT2018-09-18 01:17:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Helber). Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence inundate the town of Trenton, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Steve Helber). Floodwaters from Hurricane Florence inundate the town of Trenton, N.C., Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018.
    The devastating flooding in North Carolina from Florence has raised concerns about whether some dams will be able to hold up under the strain.More >>
    The devastating flooding in North Carolina from Florence has raised concerns about whether some dams will be able to hold up under the strain.More >>
  • After recount, Koh concedes Democratic House primary

    After recount, Koh concedes Democratic House primary

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:16 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:16:45 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:20 PM EDT2018-09-17 23:20:42 GMT
    (Peter Jasinski/The Lowell Sun via AP, File). FILE--In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Congressional candidate Dan Koh speaks to supporters in Andover, Mass. The final recounts are being held to settle a close Democratic congressional primary in Massach...(Peter Jasinski/The Lowell Sun via AP, File). FILE--In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Congressional candidate Dan Koh speaks to supporters in Andover, Mass. The final recounts are being held to settle a close Democratic congressional primary in Massach...
    After a district-wide recount, Democrat Dan Koh has conceded defeat in a Sept. 4 congressional primary in Massachusetts.More >>
    After a district-wide recount, Democrat Dan Koh has conceded defeat in a Sept. 4 congressional primary in Massachusetts.More >>
  • GOP officials: Indicted Rep. Chris Collins to stay on ballot

    GOP officials: Indicted Rep. Chris Collins to stay on ballot

    Monday, September 17 2018 2:46 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:46:29 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 6:50 PM EDT2018-09-17 22:50:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2008, file photo, Chris Collins, of Buffalo, N.Y., speaks at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn. Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campai...(AP Photo/Ron Edmonds, File). FILE - In this Sept. 3, 2008, file photo, Chris Collins, of Buffalo, N.Y., speaks at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minn. Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campai...
    A Republican official says U.S. Rep. Chris Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campaign amid an insider trading indictment.More >>
    A Republican official says U.S. Rep. Chris Collins will remain on the November ballot despite previously suspending his campaign amid an insider trading indictment.More >>
  • Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

    Barack Obama's return: good or bad for Democrats?

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:50:51 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-09-17 21:08:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Dermer). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, photo, former President Barack Obama speaks as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland. Another political test in the coming week for Obama as the form...(AP Photo/David Dermer). FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2018, photo, former President Barack Obama speaks as he campaigns in support of Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray in Cleveland. Another political test in the coming week for Obama as the form...
    Former President Barack Obama is mapping out a final push ahead of November's elections to help Democrats take back the House of Representatives and to win more seats in the Senate.More >>
    Former President Barack Obama is mapping out a final push ahead of November's elections to help Democrats take back the House of Representatives and to win more seats in the Senate.More >>
  • Actress Diane Neal wins appeal, gets on congressional ballot

    Actress Diane Neal wins appeal, gets on congressional ballot

    Monday, September 17 2018 1:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:36:24 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 3:31 PM EDT2018-09-17 19:31:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Esch, File). File-This May 2, 2018, file photo shows actress Diane Neal posing at a diner, during an interview in Kingston, N.Y. Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New Yor...(AP Photo/Mary Esch, File). File-This May 2, 2018, file photo shows actress Diane Neal posing at a diner, during an interview in Kingston, N.Y. Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New Yor...
    Actress Diane Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New York district after winning a court case over her petition signatures.More >>
    Actress Diane Neal will be on the November ballot as an independent congressional candidate in a sprawling upstate New York district after winning a court case over her petition signatures.More >>
  • GOP, White House fret about election prospects

    GOP, White House fret about election prospects

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:16 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:16:24 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 2:30 PM EDT2018-09-17 18:30:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this Sept. 12, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington.
    Republican worries grow about the party's prospects in midterm elections.More >>
    Republican worries grow about the party's prospects in midterm elections.More >>
  • GOP plans release of House interviews in Russia probe

    GOP plans release of House interviews in Russia probe

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:26:06 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:39:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). File-This April 12, 2018, file photo shows Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. speaking during a committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House intelligence committee chairman said Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, he plans ...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). File-This April 12, 2018, file photo shows Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif. speaking during a committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The House intelligence committee chairman said Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, he plans ...
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling.More >>
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling.More >>
  • Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

    Manafort plea deal raises key question: What does he know?

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:25:42 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-09-17 17:20:32 GMT
    (Dana Verkouteren via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, center, and his defense lawyer Richard Westling, left, before U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, seated upper right, at federal court in ...(Dana Verkouteren via AP). This courtroom sketch depicts former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, center, and his defense lawyer Richard Westling, left, before U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson, seated upper right, at federal court in ...
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty Friday to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia probe.More >>
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded guilty Friday to two federal crimes after cutting a deal with prosecutors and agreeing to cooperate with the special counsel's Russia probe.More >>
  • Mauritania's ruling party wins majority parliament

    Mauritania's ruling party wins majority parliament

    Monday, September 17 2018 12:36 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:36:23 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:39 PM EDT2018-09-17 16:39:05 GMT
    Mauritania's election commission says the West African nation's ruling party has won a majority of seats in a second round of legislative, municipal and regional elections.More >>
    Mauritania's election commission says the West African nation's ruling party has won a majority of seats in a second round of legislative, municipal and regional elections.More >>
  • Gubernatorial candidate begins hunger strike in Russia

    Gubernatorial candidate begins hunger strike in Russia

    Monday, September 17 2018 3:56 AM EDT2018-09-17 07:56:13 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 9:31 AM EDT2018-09-17 13:31:13 GMT
    A communist candidate in Russia's Far East says he is starting a hunger strike over alleged irregularities in a gubernatorial race.More >>
    A communist candidate in Russia's Far East says he is starting a hunger strike over alleged irregularities in a gubernatorial race.More >>
  • Kurds opt out of first local elections in Syria since 2011

    Kurds opt out of first local elections in Syria since 2011

    Sunday, September 16 2018 6:16 AM EDT2018-09-16 10:16:00 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 8:50 AM EDT2018-09-17 12:50:08 GMT
    Syria is holding its first municipal elections since 2011 amid tensions with the country's self-administered Kurdish region, which is refusing to allow polls.More >>
    Syria is holding its first municipal elections since 2011 amid tensions with the country's self-administered Kurdish region, which is refusing to allow polls.More >>
  • Romania top court approves referendum on marriage definition

    Romania top court approves referendum on marriage definition

    Monday, September 17 2018 7:06 AM EDT2018-09-17 11:06:16 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 7:07 AM EDT2018-09-17 11:07:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl takes part in a gay rights activists protest against proposed changes to the constitution that would prevent future recognition of same-sex marriages, in Bucharest, Romania, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Romanian Senators on ...(AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda). A girl takes part in a gay rights activists protest against proposed changes to the constitution that would prevent future recognition of same-sex marriages, in Bucharest, Romania, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. Romanian Senators on ...
    Romania's top court has given a green light to a referendum that could change the constitution to explicitly state that marriage is a union between a man and a woman.More >>
    Romania's top court has given a green light to a referendum that could change the constitution to explicitly state that marriage is a union between a man and a woman.More >>
  • Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Sunday, September 16 2018 9:16 PM EDT2018-09-17 01:16:12 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 4:36 AM EDT2018-09-17 08:36:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.More >>
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.More >>
  • Grim warnings for White House, Republicans ahead of election

    Grim warnings for White House, Republicans ahead of election

    Sunday, September 16 2018 1:15 PM EDT2018-09-16 17:15:56 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-09-17 05:17:55 GMT
    Republicans are increasingly worried about the party's prospects in the midterm elections.More >>
    Republicans are increasingly worried about the party's prospects in the midterm elections.More >>
  • Black female Democrats call for changes in party

    Black female Democrats call for changes in party

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:44 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:44:55 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:57:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Ayanna Pressle speaks at a Massachusetts Democratic Party unity event in Boston. At right is Jay Gonzalez, winner of the Massachusetts Democratic gubernatorial primary. At the annua...(AP Photo/Bill Sikes, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Ayanna Pressle speaks at a Massachusetts Democratic Party unity event in Boston. At right is Jay Gonzalez, winner of the Massachusetts Democratic gubernatorial primary. At the annua...
    At the annual meeting of the Congressional Black Caucus Friday, black female candidates who prevailed in the primaries over established incumbents said it's time for a conversation about how the party is structured.More >>
    At the annual meeting of the Congressional Black Caucus Friday, black female candidates who prevailed in the primaries over established incumbents said it's time for a conversation about how the party is structured.More >>
  • GOP push to release House interviews in Russia investigation

    GOP push to release House interviews in Russia investigation

    Sunday, September 16 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-09-16 18:48:57 GMT
    Monday, September 17 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-09-17 04:19:31 GMT
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling and will push the director of...More >>
    The House intelligence committee chairman says he plans to release the transcripts of dozens of interviews conducted in private during its investigation into Russia election meddling and will push the director of national intelligence to declassify others.More >>
  • Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

    Sunday, September 16 2018 8:26 PM EDT2018-09-17 00:26:01 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 9:06 PM EDT2018-09-17 01:06:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...(AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo). Mexican President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador walks through supporters as he holds an event in Tepic, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. The president-elect kicked off his nationwide tour with a new security group of 20 p...
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.More >>
    Mexico's president-elect has kicked off a nationwide tour with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf.More >>
  • Black governor nominees become stars in bid for history

    Black governor nominees become stars in bid for history

    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:49:40 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-09-16 20:01:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Cannon, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 file photo, Andrew Gillum and his wife, R. Jai Gillum addresses his supporters after Andrew Gillum won the Democratic primary for governor in Tallahassee, Fla. The history-making gube...(AP Photo/Steve Cannon, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018 file photo, Andrew Gillum and his wife, R. Jai Gillum addresses his supporters after Andrew Gillum won the Democratic primary for governor in Tallahassee, Fla. The history-making gube...
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars nationwide and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual...More >>
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars nationwide and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual legislative conference.More >>
  • Thousands march to promote vote for Macedonia name deal

    Thousands march to promote vote for Macedonia name deal

    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:45 AM EDT2018-09-16 15:45:48 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 3:55 PM EDT2018-09-16 19:55:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, center, takes a part in a march named "For European Macedonia", through a street in Skopje, Macedonia, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Thousands of people marched in downtown of capital Skopje S...(AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski). Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev, center, takes a part in a march named "For European Macedonia", through a street in Skopje, Macedonia, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Thousands of people marched in downtown of capital Skopje S...
    Thousands of people have marched in Macedonia's capital to promote support for changing the country's name in an upcoming referendum that also could clear the way for NATO membership.More >>
    Thousands of people have marched in Macedonia's capital to promote support for changing the country's name in an upcoming referendum that also could clear the way for NATO membership.More >>
  • Congressional race in southwest Washington draws spotlight

    Congressional race in southwest Washington draws spotlight

    Friday, September 14 2018 11:24 AM EDT2018-09-14 15:24:56 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 12:20 PM EDT2018-09-16 16:20:29 GMT
    A congressional race in southwest Washington has drawn national attention.More >>
    A congressional race in southwest Washington has drawn national attention.More >>
  • Sweden gives final election tally amid political uncertainty

    Sweden gives final election tally amid political uncertainty

    Sunday, September 16 2018 7:25 AM EDT2018-09-16 11:25:38 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 11:16 AM EDT2018-09-16 15:16:55 GMT
    Sweden presents final election tally amid political uncertainty.More >>
    Sweden presents final election tally amid political uncertainty.More >>
  • Iraqi lawmakers elect Sunni Arab as parliament speaker

    Iraqi lawmakers elect Sunni Arab as parliament speaker

    Saturday, September 15 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-09-15 12:05:11 GMT
    Sunday, September 16 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-09-16 06:28:18 GMT
    Iraqi lawmakers have elected a Sunni Arab as speaker of parliament, the first step in forming a new government four months after national elections.More >>
    Iraqi lawmakers have elected a Sunni Arab as speaker of parliament, the first step in forming a new government four months after national elections.More >>
  • Libertarian Senate candidate discloses cannabis investments

    Libertarian Senate candidate discloses cannabis investments

    Friday, September 14 2018 4:45 PM EDT2018-09-14 20:45:55 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-09-15 22:16:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Russell Contreras, file). FILE--In this Aug 16, 2018, file photo, former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson talks to reporters about his decision to join the U.S. Senate race in New Mexico. Johnson is disclosing his personal fin...(AP Photo/ Russell Contreras, file). FILE--In this Aug 16, 2018, file photo, former Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson talks to reporters about his decision to join the U.S. Senate race in New Mexico. Johnson is disclosing his personal fin...
    U.S. Senate candidate Gary Johnson of New Mexico is disclosing personal financial interests in the cannabis sector.More >>
    U.S. Senate candidate Gary Johnson of New Mexico is disclosing personal financial interests in the cannabis sector.More >>
  • Mississippi agency says it won't buy from Nike over ads

    Mississippi agency says it won't buy from Nike over ads

    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-09-15 20:25:17 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-09-15 20:25:35 GMT
    Mississippi's state police agency says it will no longer buy Nike products, with Public Safety Commissioner Marshall Fisher saying he won't spend money with "vendors who do not support law enforcement and our...More >>
    Mississippi's state police agency says it will no longer buy Nike products, with Public Safety Commissioner Marshall Fisher saying he won't spend money with "vendors who do not support law enforcement and our military.".More >>
  • Rwanda frees opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison

    Rwanda frees opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison

    Saturday, September 15 2018 4:55 AM EDT2018-09-15 08:55:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 11:19 AM EDT2018-09-15 15:19:29 GMT
    Rwanda's government to free opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison.More >>
    Rwanda's government to free opposition leader, 2,100 others from prison.More >>
  • Manafort pleads guilty, will cooperate with special counsel

    Manafort pleads guilty, will cooperate with special counsel

    Friday, September 14 2018 8:17 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:17:00 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 7:46 AM EDT2018-09-15 11:46:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. A federal judge in Washington has denied Pau...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2018, file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the Federal District Court after a hearing, in Washington. A federal judge in Washington has denied Pau...
    President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman gets a hearing Friday, reports say plea deal possible.More >>
    President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman gets a hearing Friday, reports say plea deal possible.More >>
  • As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    As Trump threatens election meddlers, Russia says 'so what?'

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:44 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:44:32 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 2:35 AM EDT2018-09-15 06:35:41 GMT
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.More >>
    Russia is shrugging off President Donald Trump's new sanctions order for foreign election meddling.More >>
  • Black female Democrats urge party to rethink future

    Black female Democrats urge party to rethink future

    Friday, September 14 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-09-14 22:18:14 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:50:35 GMT
    At the annual meeting of the Congressional Black Caucus Friday, black female candidates who prevailed in the primaries over established incumbents said it's time for a conversation about how the party is structured.More >>
    At the annual meeting of the Congressional Black Caucus Friday, black female candidates who prevailed in the primaries over established incumbents said it's time for a conversation about how the party is structured.More >>
  • History-making runs turn black governor nominees into stars

    History-making runs turn black governor nominees into stars

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:28 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:28:15 GMT
    Saturday, September 15 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-09-15 04:49:55 GMT
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars around the country and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual...More >>
    The history-making gubernatorial runs by Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida and Ben Jealous of Maryland are turning them into stars around the country and at the Congressional Black Caucus annual legislative conference.More >>
  • Insurgent who won in NY says voters looked past distractions

    Insurgent who won in NY says voters looked past distractions

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:17 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:17:33 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:06 PM EDT2018-09-15 00:06:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Julia Salazar, answers questions during an interview after winning the Democratic primary over Martin Dilan in New York's 18th State Senate district race, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson). Julia Salazar, answers questions during an interview after winning the Democratic primary over Martin Dilan in New York's 18th State Senate district race, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York.
    Democratic socialist Julia Salazar has overcome intense scrutiny of her personal life to win the Democratic primary for a state Senate seat in New York City.More >>
    Democratic socialist Julia Salazar has overcome intense scrutiny of her personal life to win the Democratic primary for a state Senate seat in New York City.More >>
  • Kobach aims to drive out migrants living in Kansas illegally

    Kobach aims to drive out migrants living in Kansas illegally

    Friday, September 14 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-09-14 21:34:57 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 23:15:34 GMT
    Republican Kris Kobach says Kansas is spending $377 million a year on benefits for immigrants living in the U.S illegally, and he promises to put a stop to it if he's elected governor.More >>
    Republican Kris Kobach says Kansas is spending $377 million a year on benefits for immigrants living in the U.S illegally, and he promises to put a stop to it if he's elected governor.More >>
  • Montana Green Party's ballot benefactor may remain unknown

    Montana Green Party's ballot benefactor may remain unknown

    Friday, September 14 2018 3:25 PM EDT2018-09-14 19:25:59 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 6:18 PM EDT2018-09-14 22:18:51 GMT
    (Thom Bridge /Independent Record via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, Chairwoman of the Montana Democratic Party Nancy Keenan talks about then Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte during a news conference on the steps ...(Thom Bridge /Independent Record via AP, File). FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, Chairwoman of the Montana Democratic Party Nancy Keenan talks about then Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte during a news conference on the steps ...
    Montana officials may never know who bankrolled the effort to qualify the Green Party for the 2018 ballot.More >>
    Montana officials may never know who bankrolled the effort to qualify the Green Party for the 2018 ballot.More >>
  • The Latest: Lawyer says Manafort has agreed to cooperate

    The Latest: Lawyer says Manafort has agreed to cooperate

    Friday, September 14 2018 10:14 AM EDT2018-09-14 14:14:46 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-14 22:07:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. A status hearing was scheduled Friday for Manafort amid reports...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. A status hearing was scheduled Friday for Manafort amid reports...
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is expected to plead guilty to federal charges as part of a deal with the special counsel's office.More >>
    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is expected to plead guilty to federal charges as part of a deal with the special counsel's office.More >>
  • Takeaways from the 2018 primary season

    Takeaways from the 2018 primary season

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:27:39 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 4:48 PM EDT2018-09-14 20:48:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.
    Takeaways from the 2018 primary season.More >>
    Takeaways from the 2018 primary season.More >>
  • 2020 prospect, former Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe to visit Iowa

    2020 prospect, former Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe to visit Iowa

    Friday, September 14 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-09-14 16:15:58 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 4:18 PM EDT2018-09-14 20:18:01 GMT
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is scheduled to visit Iowa next week to campaign for Democrats as he weighs a campaign for the 2020 presidential nomination.More >>
    Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is scheduled to visit Iowa next week to campaign for Democrats as he weighs a campaign for the 2020 presidential nomination.More >>
  • Cuomo lauds primary victory, says voters want results

    Cuomo lauds primary victory, says voters want results

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:26 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:26:30 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 3:06 PM EDT2018-09-14 19:06:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew). New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Richard Drew). New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks as he marks his primary election ballot at the Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, in Mount Kisco, N.Y., Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018.
    Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has defeated primary challenger Cynthia Nixon to win his party's nomination for a third term.More >>
    Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has defeated primary challenger Cynthia Nixon to win his party's nomination for a third term.More >>
  • Cuomo easily defeats Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

    Cuomo easily defeats Nixon in NY gubernatorial primary

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:48:01 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:17 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:17:40 GMT
    Primary voters in New York will soon pick the winner of a spirited and sometimes nasty battle between two-term Gov. Andrew Cuomo and liberal challenger Cynthia Nixon.More >>
    Primary voters in New York will soon pick the winner of a spirited and sometimes nasty battle between two-term Gov. Andrew Cuomo and liberal challenger Cynthia Nixon.More >>
  • The Latest: Teacher beats Dem incumbent in NY Senate primary

    The Latest: Teacher beats Dem incumbent in NY Senate primary

    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:36 PM EDT2018-09-13 23:36:55 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-09-14 17:07:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Polling station officials direct New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon to her voting area for the primary, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. Democrats across New York state are picking the winner of a long and ...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). Polling station officials direct New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon to her voting area for the primary, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. Democrats across New York state are picking the winner of a long and ...
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and activist actress Cynthia Nixon are making their last campaign appearances as voters decide their Democratic primary race.More >>
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and activist actress Cynthia Nixon are making their last campaign appearances as voters decide their Democratic primary race.More >>
  • Letitia James wins primary for New York attorney general

    Letitia James wins primary for New York attorney general

    Friday, September 14 2018 2:54 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:54:54 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-09-14 16:48:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen). Letitia James delivers a victory speech after winning the primary election for attorney general Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. James would become the first black woman to hold statewide elected office in New York if she ...(AP Photo/Kevin Hagen). Letitia James delivers a victory speech after winning the primary election for attorney general Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, in New York. James would become the first black woman to hold statewide elected office in New York if she ...
    New York City Public Advocate Letitia James has won a four-way Democratic primary for attorney general in New York.More >>
    New York City Public Advocate Letitia James has won a four-way Democratic primary for attorney general in New York.More >>
  • Letitia James wins primary for New York attorney general

    Letitia James wins primary for New York attorney general

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:03:17 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 10:57 AM EDT2018-09-14 14:57:46 GMT
    Democrats running for attorney general in New York primary see common foe: Trump.More >>
    Democrats running for attorney general in New York primary see common foe: Trump.More >>
  • The Latest: Prosecutors file new Manafort charging documents

    The Latest: Prosecutors file new Manafort charging documents

    Friday, September 14 2018 9:45 AM EDT2018-09-14 13:45:17 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-09-14 14:08:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. A status hearing was scheduled Friday for Manafort amid reports...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2018 file photo, Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, leaves the federal courthouse in Washington. A status hearing was scheduled Friday for Manafort amid reports...
    Prosecutors have filed new charging documents against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, signaling he may plead guilty ahead of a second trial next week.More >>
    Prosecutors have filed new charging documents against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, signaling he may plead guilty ahead of a second trial next week.More >>
  • Congress passes spending deal, bids to avert gov't shutdown

    Congress passes spending deal, bids to avert gov't shutdown

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:52:24 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:56 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:56:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - This Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, file photo shows the Capitol in Washington. As a potentially catastrophic hurricane heads for the Carolinas, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead t...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - This Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2018, file photo shows the Capitol in Washington. As a potentially catastrophic hurricane heads for the Carolinas, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead t...
    As a major hurricane menaces the East Coast, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead to a partial government shutdown just weeks before the November midterm elections.More >>
    As a major hurricane menaces the East Coast, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead to a partial government shutdown just weeks before the November midterm elections.More >>
  • Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Trump complicates Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Friday, September 14 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:49:12 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:48 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:48:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks to supporters at Republican rally in Orlando, Fla. Top Florida Republicans including Scott have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abou...(AP Photo/John Raoux, File). FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2018, file photo, Florida Gov. Rick Scott speaks to supporters at Republican rally in Orlando, Fla. Top Florida Republicans including Scott have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abou...
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Debate on new tax cuts undercut by GOP election pressure

    Debate on new tax cuts undercut by GOP election pressure

    Thursday, September 13 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-09-13 19:35:26 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 8:05 AM EDT2018-09-14 12:05:03 GMT
    House lawmakers are debating a Republican proposal to expand the new tax law by making permanent the individual tax cuts now set to expire in 2026.More >>
    House lawmakers are debating a Republican proposal to expand the new tax law by making permanent the individual tax cuts now set to expire in 2026.More >>
  • Political commentator Schmidt joins Showtime's 'The Circus'

    Political commentator Schmidt joins Showtime's 'The Circus'

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:37 PM EDT2018-09-13 16:37:42 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 3:55 AM EDT2018-09-14 07:55:22 GMT
    Former political strategist Steve Schmidt says he joining Showtime's 'The Circus' for shows concentrating on the midterm elections.More >>
    Former political strategist Steve Schmidt says he joining Showtime's 'The Circus' for shows concentrating on the midterm elections.More >>
  • The Latest: Florence downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane

    The Latest: Florence downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:55 AM EDT2018-09-13 13:55:54 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 2:31 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:31:54 GMT
    (NOAA via AP). This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Florence off the eastern coast of the United States on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at 5:52 p.m. EDT.(NOAA via AP). This enhanced satellite image made available by NOAA shows Hurricane Florence off the eastern coast of the United States on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at 5:52 p.m. EDT.
    The police chief of a barrier island in the bullseye of Hurricane Florence is warning any stragglers who refused to evacuate that they are making a dangerous choice.More >>
    The police chief of a barrier island in the bullseye of Hurricane Florence is warning any stragglers who refused to evacuate that they are making a dangerous choice.More >>
  • Obama tells voters sitting on sidelines in 2018 'dangerous'

    Obama tells voters sitting on sidelines in 2018 'dangerous'

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:53 PM EDT2018-09-14 01:53:58 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 2:28 AM EDT2018-09-14 06:28:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2013 file photo, President Barack Obama, left, listens as Richard Cordray, right, the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, speaks in the State Dining Room of the White House in ...(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File). FILE - In this July 17, 2013 file photo, President Barack Obama, left, listens as Richard Cordray, right, the new director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, speaks in the State Dining Room of the White House in ...
    Former President Barack Obama says he has a simple message headed into the fall midterm elections: Vote.More >>
    Former President Barack Obama says he has a simple message headed into the fall midterm elections: Vote.More >>
  • The Latest: Obama says sitting on sidelines is 'dangerous'

    The Latest: Obama says sitting on sidelines is 'dangerous'

    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-09-14 01:09:53 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:50:25 GMT
    (Stephen Haas/The News-Gazette via AP). Former President Barack Obama speaks to a full crowd in Foellinger Auditorium Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, on the University of Illinois campus in Urbana. Obama will receive a medal for the Paul H. Douglas Award for Et...(Stephen Haas/The News-Gazette via AP). Former President Barack Obama speaks to a full crowd in Foellinger Auditorium Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, on the University of Illinois campus in Urbana. Obama will receive a medal for the Paul H. Douglas Award for Et...
    Former President Barack Obama says he has a simple message headed into the fall midterm elections: Vote.More >>
    Former President Barack Obama says he has a simple message headed into the fall midterm elections: Vote.More >>
  • Trump tweets roil Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Trump tweets roil Florida GOP's play for Puerto Rican voters

    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-09-13 23:06:58 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:49:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, homes and other buildings destroyed by Hurricane Maria lie in ruins in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico. Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abo...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File). FILE - In this Sept. 28, 2017, file photo, homes and other buildings destroyed by Hurricane Maria lie in ruins in Toa Alta, Puerto Rico. Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong abo...
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
    Top Florida Republicans have been quick to say President Donald Trump is wrong about the death toll in Puerto Rico.More >>
  • Another socialist victory: Salazar wins NY Senate primary

    Another socialist victory: Salazar wins NY Senate primary

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:03 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:03:40 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 1:34 AM EDT2018-09-14 05:34:20 GMT
    A socialist candidate for New York's state Senate finds out on Thursday whether revelations about her personal life and questions about her truthfulness will keep her from joining the ranks of leftist insurgents...More >>
    A socialist candidate for New York's state Senate finds out on Thursday whether revelations about her personal life and questions about her truthfulness will keep her from joining the ranks of leftist insurgents knocking out mainstream Democrats.More >>
  • Republicans lack votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare'

    Republicans lack votes _ and appetite _ to end 'Obamacare'

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 1:06 AM EDT2018-09-11 05:06:19 GMT
    Friday, September 14 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-09-14 04:05:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, photo, Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., waits to be sworn-in by Vice President Mike Pence during his ceremonial swearing-in at the Old Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill, in Washington. After years of trying to de...(AP Photo/Cliff Owen). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, photo, Sen. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., waits to be sworn-in by Vice President Mike Pence during his ceremonial swearing-in at the Old Senate Chamber on Capitol Hill, in Washington. After years of trying to de...
    After years of trying to demolish former President Barack Obama's prized health care law, GOP leaders still lack the votes to succeed.More >>
    After years of trying to demolish former President Barack Obama's prized health care law, GOP leaders still lack the votes to succeed.More >>
  • Arizona lawmaker pleads not guilty to excessive speeding

    Arizona lawmaker pleads not guilty to excessive speeding

    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:42 PM EDT2018-09-13 20:42:06 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-09-14 03:14:10 GMT
    (La Paz County Sheriff's Office/KLPZ/ParkerLiveOnline via AP, File). FILE - This file photo from March 27, 2018, law enforcement body camera video from the La Paz County Sheriff's Office shows Arizona state Rep. Paul Mosley during a traffic stop outsid...(La Paz County Sheriff's Office/KLPZ/ParkerLiveOnline via AP, File). FILE - This file photo from March 27, 2018, law enforcement body camera video from the La Paz County Sheriff's Office shows Arizona state Rep. Paul Mosley during a traffic stop outsid...
    An arrest warrant has been issued for an Arizona state lawmaker who attracted national headlines after a video captured him bragging about driving over 120 mph this year.More >>
    An arrest warrant has been issued for an Arizona state lawmaker who attracted national headlines after a video captured him bragging about driving over 120 mph this year.More >>
  • Humbled Illinois governor admits errors, pleads for 2nd term

    Humbled Illinois governor admits errors, pleads for 2nd term

    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:46 PM EDT2018-09-13 22:46:46 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:37 PM EDT2018-09-13 23:37:14 GMT
    (Chris Walker/Chicago Tribune via AP). Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at the Chicago Hilton, where he gave a speech outlining his campaign for re-election.(Chris Walker/Chicago Tribune via AP). Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at the Chicago Hilton, where he gave a speech outlining his campaign for re-election.
    A humbled Gov. Bruce Rauner is promising a different kind of governor in a second term.More >>
    A humbled Gov. Bruce Rauner is promising a different kind of governor in a second term.More >>
  • Montana Senate candidate accused of coordinating with NRA

    Montana Senate candidate accused of coordinating with NRA

    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-09-13 20:11:28 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-09-13 22:22:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart). Republican Senate candidate Matt Rosendale, left, and President Donald Trump speak at a rally at the Rimrock Auto Arena in Billings, Mont., Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. President Trump used the stop to show support for Rosendale.(AP Photo/Jim Urquhart). Republican Senate candidate Matt Rosendale, left, and President Donald Trump speak at a rally at the Rimrock Auto Arena in Billings, Mont., Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. President Trump used the stop to show support for Rosendale.
    Democrats are accusing U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale of illegal coordination with the National Rifle Association after an audio recording surfaced of the Montana Republican saying he expected the NRA to buy...More >>
    Democrats are accusing U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale of illegal coordination with the National Rifle Association after an audio recording surfaced of the Montana Republican saying he expected the NRA to buy media ads in support of his campaign.More >>
  • Trump scoffs at 'nervous mess' Dimon, says he's not smart

    Trump scoffs at 'nervous mess' Dimon, says he's not smart

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:08:09 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-09-13 21:12:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2012, file photo, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dimon, is saying he would be able to beat President Donald Trump ...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE- In this June 13, 2012, file photo, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Dimon, is saying he would be able to beat President Donald Trump ...
    President Donald Trump is scoffing at a claim by Jamie Dimon, the JP Morgan Chase CEO, that he could beat Trump in an election.More >>
    President Donald Trump is scoffing at a claim by Jamie Dimon, the JP Morgan Chase CEO, that he could beat Trump in an election.More >>
  • Trump tariffs put Missouri Senate candidate Hawley in a bind

    Trump tariffs put Missouri Senate candidate Hawley in a bind

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:47 PM EDT2018-09-13 16:47:38 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 3:35 PM EDT2018-09-13 19:35:57 GMT
    (David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). In this July 29, 2018 photo, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, Chris Pratt, center, and George Skarich, executive vice president of sales at Mid Continent Nail Corporation, walk through a shut down line at...(David Carson/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). In this July 29, 2018 photo, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, Chris Pratt, center, and George Skarich, executive vice president of sales at Mid Continent Nail Corporation, walk through a shut down line at...
    A Missouri nail manufacturer suffering under President Donald Trump's steel tariffs is putting Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley in a bind between support for Trump and concerns the plant could close.More >>
    A Missouri nail manufacturer suffering under President Donald Trump's steel tariffs is putting Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley in a bind between support for Trump and concerns the plant could close.More >>
  • EU's Mogherini urges Macedonians to vote on deal with Greece

    EU's Mogherini urges Macedonians to vote on deal with Greece

    Thursday, September 13 2018 7:30 AM EDT2018-09-13 11:30:22 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-09-13 18:14:35 GMT
    The prime minister of Macedonia has told European lawmakers that his country is ready to grasp its "historic moment" and change its name _ a move that pave the way to NATO membership.More >>
    The prime minister of Macedonia has told European lawmakers that his country is ready to grasp its "historic moment" and change its name _ a move that pave the way to NATO membership.More >>
  • Slovenian lawmakers approve moderate government

    Slovenian lawmakers approve moderate government

    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:34 AM EDT2018-09-13 08:34:22 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-09-13 18:14:32 GMT
    Tiny Slovenia is set to vote into office a new, center-left government and keep away from power anti-immigrant populists who lately have swept elections throughout Central Europe.More >>
    Tiny Slovenia is set to vote into office a new, center-left government and keep away from power anti-immigrant populists who lately have swept elections throughout Central Europe.More >>
  • Merkel partners call for removal of German spy chief

    Merkel partners call for removal of German spy chief

    Thursday, September 13 2018 4:24 AM EDT2018-09-13 08:24:18 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:20 PM EDT2018-09-13 17:20:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Sohn). Hans-Georg Maassen, left, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, and German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, right, arrive for a hearing at the home affairs committee of the German federal pa...(AP Photo/Michael Sohn). Hans-Georg Maassen, left, head of the German Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution, and German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, right, arrive for a hearing at the home affairs committee of the German federal pa...
    The future of Germany's domestic intelligence chief is creating new strains in Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government following much-criticized comments about recent far-right protests in the eastern city...More >>
    The future of Germany's domestic intelligence chief is creating new strains in Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government following much-criticized comments about recent far-right protests in the eastern city of Chemnitz.More >>
  • Rhode Island governor defeats liberal primary challenger

    Rhode Island governor defeats liberal primary challenger

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:07 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:07:24 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:57 PM EDT2018-09-13 16:57:19 GMT
    Rhode Island's Democratic governor faces a spirited but poorly funded challenge in the primary, while the mayor of the state's second-largest city is seeking the GOP primary for another shot at the governor's seat...More >>
    Rhode Island's Democratic governor faces a spirited but poorly funded challenge in the primary, while the mayor of the state's second-largest city is seeking the GOP primary for another shot at the governor's seat in November.More >>
  • The Latest: NY Democratic primary could resonate around US

    The Latest: NY Democratic primary could resonate around US

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:33 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:33:06 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:56 PM EDT2018-09-13 16:56:55 GMT
    (J. Conrad Williams Jr./Newsday Pool, and Evan Agostini/Invision, File). FILE - In this combination of file photos, New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon, left, speaks during a Democratic primary debate in Hempstead, N.Y., on Aug. 29, 2018, an...(J. Conrad Williams Jr./Newsday Pool, and Evan Agostini/Invision, File). FILE - In this combination of file photos, New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon, left, speaks during a Democratic primary debate in Hempstead, N.Y., on Aug. 29, 2018, an...
    New York's Democratic primary election for governor is under way _ and the outcome could resonate around the nation; Democrats are picking the winner of a long and sometimes nasty contest between Gov. Andrew Cuomo...More >>
    New York's Democratic primary election for governor is under way _ and the outcome could resonate around the nation; Democrats are picking the winner of a long and sometimes nasty contest between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and activist-actress Cynthia Nixon.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Firm worked for Cordray's agency, then campaign

    APNewsBreak: Firm worked for Cordray's agency, then campaign

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:40 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:40:44 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:05 AM EDT2018-09-13 14:05:52 GMT
    APNewsBreak: An advertising and media firm to which Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray gave government work while he was a federal official is now doing political work for him.More >>
    APNewsBreak: An advertising and media firm to which Ohio gubernatorial candidate Richard Cordray gave government work while he was a federal official is now doing political work for him.More >>
  • Graham departs from best-friend McCain, goes all in on Trump

    Graham departs from best-friend McCain, goes all in on Trump

    Thursday, September 13 2018 12:57 AM EDT2018-09-13 04:57:17 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-09-13 14:00:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.
    South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham was the late John McCain's best friend, but he has deviated dramatically in his approach to the tempestuous and divisive president.More >>
    South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham was the late John McCain's best friend, but he has deviated dramatically in his approach to the tempestuous and divisive president.More >>
  • Jimmy Carter: To beat Trump, Dems cannot scare off moderates

    Jimmy Carter: To beat Trump, Dems cannot scare off moderates

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-09-12 01:00:52 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-09-13 13:16:37 GMT
    Former President Jimmy Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
    Former President Jimmy Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
  • Ex-Trump adviser Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Ex-Trump adviser Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:46:27 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:49 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:49:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, former Donald Trump presidential campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos leaves federal court after he was sentenced to 14 days in prison, in Washington. P...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, file photo, former Donald Trump presidential campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos leaves federal court after he was sentenced to 14 days in prison, in Washington. P...
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.More >>
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.More >>
  • Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Papadopoulos says he'd testify in Senate

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:12:53 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 8:04 AM EDT2018-09-13 12:04:06 GMT
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.More >>
    A lawyer for George Papadopoulos says the former Trump adviser is willing to testify before the Senate intelligence committee.More >>
  • Academic in Trump probe hit with $56K fine, but where is he?

    Academic in Trump probe hit with $56K fine, but where is he?

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:05:09 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:50 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:50:46 GMT
    (valdaiclub.com via AP). In this handout photo taken on April 19, 2016, released by Valdai Club foundation, shows Ivan Timofeev, right, and Joseph Mifsud, attend the Valdai Discussion Club Conference following the results of the closed-door Iran-Russia...(valdaiclub.com via AP). In this handout photo taken on April 19, 2016, released by Valdai Club foundation, shows Ivan Timofeev, right, and Joseph Mifsud, attend the Valdai Discussion Club Conference following the results of the closed-door Iran-Russia...
    An Italian court has ruled against the Maltese academic whose comments to Donald Trump adviser George Papadopoulos triggered the Russia investigation now engulfing Washington.More >>
    An Italian court has ruled against the Maltese academic whose comments to Donald Trump adviser George Papadopoulos triggered the Russia investigation now engulfing Washington.More >>
  • Jamie Dimon says he could beat Trump, walks back comment

    Jamie Dimon says he could beat Trump, walks back comment

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:28 PM EDT2018-09-12 16:28:19 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 2:27 AM EDT2018-09-13 06:27:28 GMT
    The nation's most powerful banker, JPMorgan Chase's Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, said he would be able beat President Donald Trump in an election, but immediately walked back his comments.More >>
    The nation's most powerful banker, JPMorgan Chase's Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, said he would be able beat President Donald Trump in an election, but immediately walked back his comments.More >>
  • Deviating from McCain, Sen. Graham goes all in on Team Trump

    Deviating from McCain, Sen. Graham goes all in on Team Trump

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:22:57 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-09-13 05:04:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Graham’s shift from Never Trump to Team Trump has confused colleagues and caused double-takes across Washington.
    All in on Trump: Putting the McCain moment aside, Sen. Lindsey Graham cultivates a close relationship with the president.More >>
    All in on Trump: Putting the McCain moment aside, Sen. Lindsey Graham cultivates a close relationship with the president.More >>
  • Senate approves 1st spending bill to avert partial shutdown

    Senate approves 1st spending bill to avert partial shutdown

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:21 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:21:10 GMT
    Thursday, September 13 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-09-13 05:04:55 GMT
    As a major hurricane menaces the East Coast, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead to a partial government shutdown just weeks before the November midterm elections.More >>
    As a major hurricane menaces the East Coast, Congress is moving to avert a legislative disaster that could lead to a partial government shutdown just weeks before the November midterm elections.More >>
  • The Latest: Florence now a Category 2 storm, still dangerous

    The Latest: Florence now a Category 2 storm, still dangerous

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:59 PM EDT2018-09-12 16:59:08 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:41 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:41:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Chloe Heeden, 4, from Virginia Beach, Va., drags a sandbag to her father's car, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore. The National Hurricane Center's projected...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Chloe Heeden, 4, from Virginia Beach, Va., drags a sandbag to her father's car, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Virginia Beach, Va., as Hurricane Florence moves towards the eastern shore. The National Hurricane Center's projected...
    Airlines are starting to cancel more flights as Hurricane Florence approaches the Southeast coast.More >>
    Airlines are starting to cancel more flights as Hurricane Florence approaches the Southeast coast.More >>
  • Trump hosting Washington fundraiser for re-election, GOP

    Trump hosting Washington fundraiser for re-election, GOP

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:06:01 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-09-13 03:33:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Susan Walsh). President Donald Trump speaks during a Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018.
    President Donald Trump is raising money for his re-election campaign and the Republican Party at his Washington hotel.More >>
    President Donald Trump is raising money for his re-election campaign and the Republican Party at his Washington hotel.More >>
  • $1 million pledged against Collins if she backs Kavanaugh

    $1 million pledged against Collins if she backs Kavanaugh

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:05:34 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:09 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:09:38 GMT
    A campaign urging Republican Sen. Susan Collins to vote against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has generated more than $1 million in pledges.More >>
    A campaign urging Republican Sen. Susan Collins to vote against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has generated more than $1 million in pledges.More >>
  • Florida gov hopeful in Everglades airboat, talks environment

    Florida gov hopeful in Everglades airboat, talks environment

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:43 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:43:36 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-09-13 02:05:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Republican candidate for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, left, chats with Gladesman and former Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation commissioner Ron Bergeron during an airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, Wednesday, Sept. 1...(AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Republican candidate for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, left, chats with Gladesman and former Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation commissioner Ron Bergeron during an airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, Wednesday, Sept. 1...
    Florida GOP governor's candidate Ron DeSantis takes airboat tour of Everglades with alligator wrestler guide, seeking to broaden voter appeal; vows to combat state's top environmental woes.More >>
    Florida GOP governor's candidate Ron DeSantis takes airboat tour of Everglades with alligator wrestler guide, seeking to broaden voter appeal; vows to combat state's top environmental woes.More >>
  • Republican super PAC ad attacks Radinovich's court record

    Republican super PAC ad attacks Radinovich's court record

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:26 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:26:08 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-09-13 01:07:36 GMT
    A Republican super PAC is attacking Democrat Joe Radinovich in a new ad that characterizes the House candidate's prior traffic violations as "crimes.".More >>
    A Republican super PAC is attacking Democrat Joe Radinovich in a new ad that characterizes the House candidate's prior traffic violations as "crimes.".More >>
  • Da Silva's candidate vows to be his own man in Brazil

    Da Silva's candidate vows to be his own man in Brazil

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:05:40 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-09-13 01:02:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres). Workers' Party presidential candidate Fernando Haddad, center, and his running-mate Manuela d'Avila, right, hold a campaign rally outside federal police headquarters where former President Luiz inacio Lula da Silva is in jail f...(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres). Workers' Party presidential candidate Fernando Haddad, center, and his running-mate Manuela d'Avila, right, hold a campaign rally outside federal police headquarters where former President Luiz inacio Lula da Silva is in jail f...
    Brazil's da Silva names a successor and calls on supporters to vote for him, but will they listen?.More >>
    Brazil's da Silva names a successor and calls on supporters to vote for him, but will they listen?.More >>
  • McCaskill releases tax return but not including rich husband

    McCaskill releases tax return but not including rich husband

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:46:16 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:44:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to students and supporters at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to students and supporters at the University of Missouri - St. Louis Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, in St. Louis. McCaskill is running for re-election.
    Missouri's U.S. Senate candidates Democrat Claire McCaskill and Republican Josh Hawley have released their 2017 tax returns.More >>
    Missouri's U.S. Senate candidates Democrat Claire McCaskill and Republican Josh Hawley have released their 2017 tax returns.More >>
  • Tennessee Senate hopeful 'embarrassed' by Kavanaugh hearings

    Tennessee Senate hopeful 'embarrassed' by Kavanaugh hearings

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:48 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:48:17 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-09-13 00:44:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidat Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen says he is “embarrassed by the circus” in the hearings for Brett Kav...(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File). FILE - In this Aug. 24, 2018, file photo, Democratic Senate candidat Phil Bredesen speaks at a summit on the opioid crisis in Nashville, Tenn. Bredesen says he is “embarrassed by the circus” in the hearings for Brett Kav...
    Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says he's "embarrassed by the circus" in the confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, and he's pointing at both Republicans and Democrats.More >>
    Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen says he's "embarrassed by the circus" in the confirmation hearings for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, and he's pointing at both Republicans and Democrats.More >>
  • House race will mean state's first black or gay congressman

    House race will mean state's first black or gay congressman

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:48 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:48:50 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:46 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:46:35 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty). Republican Eddie Edwards, nominee for New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District, speaks to a reporter, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Dover, N.H., one day after winning the primary race. Edwards would be the first black con...(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty). Republican Eddie Edwards, nominee for New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District, speaks to a reporter, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Dover, N.H., one day after winning the primary race. Edwards would be the first black con...
    The Republican and Democrat in New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District race understand they have the chance to make history but are approaching their role as trailblazers a lot differently.More >>
    The Republican and Democrat in New Hampshire's 1st Congressional District race understand they have the chance to make history but are approaching their role as trailblazers a lot differently.More >>
  • Western leaders line up to visit Macedonia before referendum

    Western leaders line up to visit Macedonia before referendum

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 8:01 AM EDT2018-09-12 12:01:15 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:27 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:27:39 GMT
    Macedonia's conservative opposition leader urges supporters to vote "with their conscience" in Sept 30 referendum on name deal with Greece, despite vehemently opposing agreement.More >>
    Macedonia's conservative opposition leader urges supporters to vote "with their conscience" in Sept 30 referendum on name deal with Greece, despite vehemently opposing agreement.More >>
  • Bush boosting Republicans in places where Trump isn't strong

    Bush boosting Republicans in places where Trump isn't strong

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-09-12 14:33:45 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:17:32 GMT
    Former President George W. Bush is visiting Florida to raise money for Gov. Rick Scott's U.S. Senate campaign as Republicans try to maintain their control of Congress in the midterm elections.More >>
    Former President George W. Bush is visiting Florida to raise money for Gov. Rick Scott's U.S. Senate campaign as Republicans try to maintain their control of Congress in the midterm elections.More >>
  • Trump OKs sanctions for foreigners who meddle in elections

    Trump OKs sanctions for foreigners who meddle in elections

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:04 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:04:26 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:06 PM EDT2018-09-12 23:06:27 GMT
    President Donald Trump is authorizing sanctions against foreigners who meddle in U.S. elections.More >>
    President Donald Trump is authorizing sanctions against foreigners who meddle in U.S. elections.More >>
  • Democrats announce big online ad play for November

    Democrats announce big online ad play for November

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:23 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:23:24 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:57:25 GMT
    Two major Democratic political groups have announced a $21 million digital ad buy targeting Senate races in November as the party tries to banish the ghosts of 2016 when the Trump campaign ran circles around it...More >>
    Two major Democratic political groups have announced a $21 million digital ad buy targeting Senate races in November as the party tries to banish the ghosts of 2016 when the Trump campaign ran circles around it online.More >>
  • Defying polls, Nixon looks to upset Cuomo in NY gov primary

    Defying polls, Nixon looks to upset Cuomo in NY gov primary

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:17 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:17:44 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 5:00 PM EDT2018-09-12 21:00:37 GMT
    Democratic primary voters in New York will soon settle the contentious primary battle between two-term Gov. Andrew Cuomo and liberal challenger Cynthia Nixon.More >>
    Democratic primary voters in New York will soon settle the contentious primary battle between two-term Gov. Andrew Cuomo and liberal challenger Cynthia Nixon.More >>
  • Booker fuels 2020 talk with South Carolina Dem fundraiser

    Booker fuels 2020 talk with South Carolina Dem fundraiser

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:06 AM EDT2018-09-12 13:06:57 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:29:30 GMT
    Fueling speculation about his White House ambitions, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will go to South Carolina to headline one of the early presidential voting state's signature political events.More >>
    Fueling speculation about his White House ambitions, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will go to South Carolina to headline one of the early presidential voting state's signature political events.More >>
  • New Hampshire to make history with nominees in House race

    New Hampshire to make history with nominees in House race

    Monday, September 10 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-09-11 02:54:34 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:29 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:29:05 GMT
    New Hampshire, which prides itself on going first in presidential primaries, is among the last stragglers for state primaries.More >>
    New Hampshire, which prides itself on going first in presidential primaries, is among the last stragglers for state primaries.More >>
  • EU lawmakers move to punish Hungary over rule of law

    EU lawmakers move to punish Hungary over rule of law

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 7:24 AM EDT2018-09-12 11:24:45 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 4:08 PM EDT2018-09-12 20:08:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban delivers his speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday Sept.11, 2018. The European Parliament debates whether Hungary should face political sanctions ...(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias). Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban delivers his speech at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, Tuesday Sept.11, 2018. The European Parliament debates whether Hungary should face political sanctions ...
    EU lawmakers have voted in favor of launching action against the Hungarian government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban for allegedly undermining the bloc's democratic values and rule of law.More >>
    EU lawmakers have voted in favor of launching action against the Hungarian government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban for allegedly undermining the bloc's democratic values and rule of law.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Iowa governor flew to game on vendor's plane

    APNewsBreak: Iowa governor flew to game on vendor's plane

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:07 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:07:48 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:27 PM EDT2018-09-12 19:27:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2018, file photo, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds speaks during a legislative forum sponsored by The Associated Press at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. With the approval of an ethics regulator, Re...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File). FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2018, file photo, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds speaks during a legislative forum sponsored by The Associated Press at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. With the approval of an ethics regulator, Re...
    An Associated Press review has found that Iowa Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds received approval from a state regulator to fly for free to Iowa State's bowl game on a jet owned by a company that is a longtime state...More >>
    An Associated Press review has found that Iowa Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds received approval from a state regulator to fly for free to Iowa State's bowl game on a jet owned by a company that is a longtime state vendor.More >>
  • Correction: Carbon Fee-Washington story

    Correction: Carbon Fee-Washington story

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:19:41 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-09-12 18:54:23 GMT
    Voters in Washington state will be asked this fall to do what state and federal leaders have been reluctant to: charge a direct fee on carbon pollution to fight climate change.More >>
    Voters in Washington state will be asked this fall to do what state and federal leaders have been reluctant to: charge a direct fee on carbon pollution to fight climate change.More >>
  • Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats not to scare off moderates

    Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats not to scare off moderates

    Wednesday, September 12 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-09-12 04:58:09 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 1:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 17:05:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Amis, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter, 93, sits for an interview before a book signing in Atlanta. Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends ...(AP Photo/John Amis, File). FILE - In this April 11, 2018 file photo, former President Jimmy Carter, 93, sits for an interview before a book signing in Atlanta. Carter is cautioning Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends ...
    Former President Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
    Former President Jimmy Carter cautions Democrats that their path to defeating President Donald Trump depends on independents and moderates.More >>
  • The Latest: Negron wins 2nd District Republican nomination

    The Latest: Negron wins 2nd District Republican nomination

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-09-12 01:05:28 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 11:23 AM EDT2018-09-12 15:23:59 GMT
    (Thomas Roy/The Union Leader via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, former Portsmouth Mayor Steve Marchand, left, and former state Sen. Molly Kelly participate in a Democratic gubernatorial debate at Saint Anselm College in Goff...(Thomas Roy/The Union Leader via AP, Pool, File). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018, file photo, former Portsmouth Mayor Steve Marchand, left, and former state Sen. Molly Kelly participate in a Democratic gubernatorial debate at Saint Anselm College in Goff...
    Democrat Molly Kelly will face Republican Gov. Chris Sununu in November after winning her party's nomination in New Hampshire.More >>
    Democrat Molly Kelly will face Republican Gov. Chris Sununu in November after winning her party's nomination in New Hampshire.More >>
  • McConnell says GOP in 'knife fight' to hold Senate majority

    McConnell says GOP in 'knife fight' to hold Senate majority

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:16 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:16:59 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 10:18 AM EDT2018-09-12 14:18:12 GMT
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Senate Republicans face a tough challenge in November holding on to their Senate majority, and he's using a hurricane analogy.More >>
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Senate Republicans face a tough challenge in November holding on to their Senate majority, and he's using a hurricane analogy.More >>
  • Correction: Belgium-Congo-Bemba story

    Correction: Belgium-Congo-Bemba story

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:29 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:29:43 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 9:46 AM EDT2018-09-12 13:46:22 GMT
    Congo opposition figure Bemba warns of 'chaos' if election he's barred from isn't free, fair.More >>
    Congo opposition figure Bemba warns of 'chaos' if election he's barred from isn't free, fair.More >>
  • NY candidate: Netanyahu spokesman sexually assaulted me

    NY candidate: Netanyahu spokesman sexually assaulted me

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 6:40 PM EDT2018-09-11 22:40:18 GMT
    Wednesday, September 12 2018 3:27 AM EDT2018-09-12 07:27:49 GMT
    A New York state Senate candidate says she was sexually assaulted five years ago by a spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, an acusation the man denies.More >>
    A New York state Senate candidate says she was sexually assaulted five years ago by a spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, an acusation the man denies.More >>
  • The Latest: 5.4M people under hurricane watches, warnings

    The Latest: 5.4M people under hurricane watches, warnings

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 8:47 AM EDT2018-09-11 12:47:20 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 11:57 PM EDT2018-09-12 03:57:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mic Smith). Walker Townsend, at right, from the Isle of Palms, S.C., fills a sand bag while Dalton Trout, in center, holds the bag at the Isle of Palms municipal lot where the city was giving away free sand in preparation for Hurricane Floren...(AP Photo/Mic Smith). Walker Townsend, at right, from the Isle of Palms, S.C., fills a sand bag while Dalton Trout, in center, holds the bag at the Isle of Palms municipal lot where the city was giving away free sand in preparation for Hurricane Floren...
    The National Hurricane Center says a new report from an Air Force Reserve Unit hurricane hunter aircraft indicates that Hurricane Florence's top sustained winds have decreased slightly to 130 mph (215 kph) with...More >>
    The National Hurricane Center says a new report from an Air Force Reserve Unit hurricane hunter aircraft indicates that Hurricane Florence's top sustained winds have decreased slightly to 130 mph (215 kph) with higher gusts.More >>
  • AP Poll: Voters open to candidates who aren't very religious

    AP Poll: Voters open to candidates who aren't very religious

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 8:07 AM EDT2018-09-11 12:07:02 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-09-12 00:07:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 file photo, a local resident leaves a church after voting in the general election in Cumming, Iowa. Religion's role in politics and social policies is in the spotlight heading toward t...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 file photo, a local resident leaves a church after voting in the general election in Cumming, Iowa. Religion's role in politics and social policies is in the spotlight heading toward t...
    AP-NORC Poll: Few Americans consider it crucial for candidates to be religious or share religious beliefs.More >>
    AP-NORC Poll: Few Americans consider it crucial for candidates to be religious or share religious beliefs.More >>
  • Brazil race begins in earnest with da Silva off party ticket

    Brazil race begins in earnest with da Silva off party ticket

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:23 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:23:24 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 7:31 PM EDT2018-09-11 23:31:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres). Vice presidential candidate Fernando Haddad and his wife Ana Estela arrive to a Workers' Party National Executive members meeting to discuss the replacement of jailed presidential candidate, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da...(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres). Vice presidential candidate Fernando Haddad and his wife Ana Estela arrive to a Workers' Party National Executive members meeting to discuss the replacement of jailed presidential candidate, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da...
    Brazil's Workers' Party has bowed to court orders to replace former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as its candidate for the Oct. 7 presidential vote.More >>
    Brazil's Workers' Party has bowed to court orders to replace former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as its candidate for the Oct. 7 presidential vote.More >>
  • Romania parliament votes in favor of man/woman marriage only

    Romania parliament votes in favor of man/woman marriage only

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 1:06 PM EDT2018-09-11 17:06:59 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:50 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:50:26 GMT
    Romanian Senators have approved a law that would pave the way for the constitution to be changed to explicitly state that marriage is a union of a man and a woman.More >>
    Romanian Senators have approved a law that would pave the way for the constitution to be changed to explicitly state that marriage is a union of a man and a woman.More >>
  • Zimbabwe opposition leader plans 'inauguration'

    Zimbabwe opposition leader plans 'inauguration'

    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:02:08 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 2:11 PM EDT2018-09-11 18:11:05 GMT
    Zimbabwe opposition leader plans 'inauguration' after losing disputed election.More >>
    Zimbabwe opposition leader plans 'inauguration' after losing disputed election.More >>
  • High stakes as 2-month sprint to Election Day begins

    High stakes as 2-month sprint to Election Day begins

    Monday, September 10 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-09-10 04:37:25 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 12:49 PM EDT2018-09-11 16:49:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - in this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the U.S. Capitol is seen at sunrise, in Washington. Control of Congress and the future of Donald Trump’s presidency are on the line as the 2018 primary season winds to a cl...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). FILE - in this Oct. 10, 2017, file photo, the U.S. Capitol is seen at sunrise, in Washington. Control of Congress and the future of Donald Trump’s presidency are on the line as the 2018 primary season winds to a cl...
    Control of Congress and the future of Donald Trump's presidency are on the line as the 2018 primary season winds to a close this week.More >>
    Control of Congress and the future of Donald Trump's presidency are on the line as the 2018 primary season winds to a close this week.More >>
  • Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures

    Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures

    Thursday, September 6 2018 11:15 AM EDT2018-09-06 15:15:03 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-09-11 14:38:46 GMT
    Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures.More >>
    Expert panel calls for sweeping election security measures.More >>
  • Nixon slams mailer questioning her support for Jewish people

    Nixon slams mailer questioning her support for Jewish people

    Monday, September 10 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-09-10 19:03:40 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 9:53 AM EDT2018-09-11 13:53:44 GMT
    Cynthia Nixon's campaign is crying foul over a Democratic Party mailer supporting Gov. Andrew Cuomo that questions her support for Jewish people.More >>
    Cynthia Nixon's campaign is crying foul over a Democratic Party mailer supporting Gov. Andrew Cuomo that questions her support for Jewish people.More >>
  • House Republicans seek permanent tax cuts as elections loom

    House Republicans seek permanent tax cuts as elections loom

    Monday, September 10 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-09-10 21:53:49 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 7:55 AM EDT2018-09-11 11:55:36 GMT
    House Republican leaders have unveiled their proposal to expand the massive tax law they hustled through Congress last year, aiming to make permanent the individual tax cuts and small-business income deductions now...More >>
    House Republican leaders have unveiled their proposal to expand the massive tax law they hustled through Congress last year, aiming to make permanent the individual tax cuts and small-business income deductions now set to expire in 2026.More >>
  • Sweden joins Europe's move to right over migration backlash

    Sweden joins Europe's move to right over migration backlash

    Monday, September 10 2018 4:23 AM EDT2018-09-10 08:23:18 GMT
    Tuesday, September 11 2018 12:00 AM EDT2018-09-11 04:00:37 GMT
    (Claudio Bresciani/TT via AP). Prime minister and party leader of the Social Democrat party Stefan Löfven waves at an election party in Stockholm, Sweden, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018. Preliminary results of the 2018 Swedish parliamentary elections showed on ...(Claudio Bresciani/TT via AP). Prime minister and party leader of the Social Democrat party Stefan Löfven waves at an election party in Stockholm, Sweden, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018. Preliminary results of the 2018 Swedish parliamentary elections showed on ...
    Sweden is facing weeks of political uncertainty after the country's two rival blocs failed to secure a governing majority in elections that saw a boost for a far-right party amid growing discontent with large-scale...More >>
    Sweden is facing weeks of political uncertainty after the country's two rival blocs failed to secure a governing majority in elections that saw a boost for a far-right party amid growing discontent with large-scale immigration.More >>
  • AP Exclusive: Stable costs may shift 'Obamacare' politics

    AP Exclusive: Stable costs may shift 'Obamacare' politics

    Friday, September 7 2018 2:04 PM EDT2018-09-07 18:04:46 GMT
    Monday, September 10 2018 8:56 PM EDT2018-09-11 00:56:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Aug. 22, 2018 photo, April Box uses a roller to work on her hip muscles at her home in Spokane, Wash.  Millions of people covered under the Affordable Care Act will see only modest premium increases next year, and some...(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren). In this Aug. 22, 2018 photo, April Box uses a roller to work on her hip muscles at her home in Spokane, Wash. Millions of people covered under the Affordable Care Act will see only modest premium increases next year, and some...
    AP Exclusive: Fortunes flip for Affordable Care Act with modest premium rise and some insurers returning.More >>
    AP Exclusive: Fortunes flip for Affordable Care Act with modest premium rise and some insurers returning.More >>
  • NationalMore>>

  • Small North Carolina town latest to feel Florence's fury

    Small North Carolina town latest to feel Florence's fury

    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:11 AM EDT2018-09-22 04:11:35 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:40 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:40:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). A sign commemorating the rebuilding of the town of Nichols, which was flooded two years earlier from Hurricane Matthew, stands in floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Nichols, S.C., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Vi...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). A sign commemorating the rebuilding of the town of Nichols, which was flooded two years earlier from Hurricane Matthew, stands in floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Nichols, S.C., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Vi...
    A North Carolina town where a levee breached is among the latest to feel the punch of Hurricane Florence.More >>
    A North Carolina town where a levee breached is among the latest to feel the punch of Hurricane Florence.More >>
  • APNewsBreak: Army misses 2018 recruiting goal

    APNewsBreak: Army misses 2018 recruiting goal

    Friday, September 21 2018 10:30 AM EDT2018-09-21 14:30:10 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:20 GMT
    The Army has missed its recruiting goal for the first time in more than a decade.More >>
    The Army has missed its recruiting goal for the first time in more than a decade.More >>
  • NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump

    NC river swirls with gray muck near flooded coal ash dump

    Saturday, September 22 2018 12:12 AM EDT2018-09-22 04:12:03 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:15 GMT
    (Peter Harrison/Earthjustice via AP). In this screen grab from a Sept. 21, 2018, video provided to The Associated Press by Earthjustice, an environmental advocacy group, a turtle is plucked from gray muck along the Cape Fear River near the L.V. Sutton ...(Peter Harrison/Earthjustice via AP). In this screen grab from a Sept. 21, 2018, video provided to The Associated Press by Earthjustice, an environmental advocacy group, a turtle is plucked from gray muck along the Cape Fear River near the L.V. Sutton ...
    Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River.More >>
    Duke Energy says dam breached at plant in North Carolina; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River.More >>
  • PoliticalMore>>

  • Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

    Father of Russian held in US says jail conditions improved

    Friday, September 21 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-09-21 18:40:36 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:41 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:41:35 GMT
    The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime.More >>
    The father of a Russian woman jailed in the U.S. on charges that she tried to infiltrate U.S. political organizations as a covert Russian agent says the U.S. authorities have eased her prison regime.More >>
  • Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Rosenstein's fate could turn on which account Trump believes

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:10 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:10:30 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this July 13, 2018, file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington. Rosenstein is denying a report in The New York Times that he sugge...
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.More >>
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is denying a report that says he suggested last year that he secretly record President Donald Trump in the White House.More >>
  • DHS secretary: FEMA chief misused cars, but won't lose job

    DHS secretary: FEMA chief misused cars, but won't lose job

    Saturday, September 22 2018 2:20 AM EDT2018-09-22 06:20:40 GMT
    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:31 AM EDT2018-09-22 08:31:28 GMT
    DHS has found the head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose his job.More >>
    DHS has found the head of the federal disaster response agency used government vehicles without proper authorization, but will not lose his job.More >>
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