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Obama race relations legacy seen as mixed

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 02:07

As the presidential candidates attack each other over racial politics, black leaders say Obama's record looks mixed.

Clearing mines amid the rubble of war

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 01:00

A team made up mostly of Kurdish civilians is tasked with clearing explosive devices before displaced Iraqi residents can return to their homes.

Controversial rape case judge requests change

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 20:09

Aaron Persky, criticized for a lenient sentence for a former Stanford swimmer, will no longer hear criminal matters.

Immigration hardliner's warning for Trump

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 20:00

GOP Rep. Steve King says that if the candidate is changing his position, it could prompt supporters to stay home.

Clinton assails Trump's 'stream of bigotry'

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 12:23

The Democrat says her Republican rival aligns with the party's "fringe element," known as the "alt-right."

Signs of Trump's sudden shift on immigration

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 11:25

The candidate insists he hasn't backpedaled on the issue, but the rhetoric last week differs from earlier tough talk.

Trump's data indifference hampering the GOP

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 11:23

The candidate's lack of focus on analytics is "a shame" and has weakened Republicans, laments one operative.

Trump on Clinton: 'It's Watergate all over again'

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 11:15

The GOP nominee escalates his war of words with Hillary Clinton by evoking the 1970s scandal.

Why rich donors keep giving to losing candidates

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 10:25

Victory on Election Day is decidedly secondary for super-rich backers of high-profile politicians.

How not to get dragged down by the Donald

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 10:19

The GOP Senate candidate in Nevada may be the best example of how Republicans can save themselves from Trump.

National Park Service hits the century mark

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 07:49

The federal agency is inviting the public to take part in the anniversary festivities, which include freebies.

Behind Clinton's 'alt-right' attack on Trump

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 07:20

Hillary Clinton is going after Trump by emphasizing his ties to this movement and its extremist roots.

'A lot of smoke [but] there’s no fire'

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 06:27

The former secretary of state continues her pushback against a news report about the Clinton Foundation.

Man sentenced for horrific attack on gays

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 06:25

Martin Blackwell poured boiling water over two men while they slept because he disagreed with their relationship.

Inside Trump's meeting with GOP minorities

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 06:22

Ashley Bell, the RNC's national director of African-American outreach, says the candidate was "very polite."

NCAA's Ole Miss probe reportedly expands

Thu, 08/25/2016 - 04:42

The NCAA’s efforts are now about more than just former All-American offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil.

$18 million in 3 days: Clinton’s big haul

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 23:13

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Hillary Clinton mingled with Hall of Fame basketball player Magic Johnson and Apple CEO Tim Cook, vamped in a photo booth with actor Justin Timberlake and dined with some of California's richest families on what was likely the most lucrative fundra...

Italy earthquake death toll rises to 247

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 22:09

Aftershocks continue nearly 24 hours after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake rocked the country’s central region.

Assange: WikiLeaks to release Clinton data

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 18:32

The group's founder says "a variety of documents ... associated with the election campaign" will be made public.

Trump calls Clinton a 'bigot' at surreal rally

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 18:03

Donald Trump dramatically escalates his rhetoric against rival Hillary Clinton as he tries to court minority voters.