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Closer look at Trump’s new campaign chief

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 05:22

Steve Bannon, hired as the candidate’s top exec, is taking a leave of absence as executive editor of right-wing outlet Breitbart News.

New revelations about Trump's campaign chair

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 04:24

Paul Manafort helped a pro-Russian governing party secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to D.C. lobbying firms, sources say.

Trump to African Americans: 'I'm with you'

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 21:33

The GOP nominee accuses Democratic rival Hillary Clinton of "bigotry" and “taking advantage” of black voters.

Walsh Jennings, Ross suffer shocking loss

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 20:04

Kerri Walsh Jennings' quest for a fourth straight gold medal in beach volleyball was halted by a talented Brazilian team.

Why racial tensions boiled over in Milwaukee

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 16:54

Rep. Gwen Moore tells Katie Couric the violent protests in the city reflect years of pent-up anger and anxiety.

Calif. wildfire forces more than 82,000 to flee

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 16:06

A wind-driven blaze spreads at a staggering pace through parched canyons east of Los Angeles.

Fed officials eye interest rate hike this year

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 15:25

The economic stars now appear to be aligning despite weak U.S. economic growth in early 2016, two policymakers say.

House GOP gets FBI notes from Clinton interview

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 13:55

The documents relate to the recently closed investigation of Clinton's use of a private email server.

Trump insiders explain their war on the media

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 12:38

The campaign will again attempt to counteract what it considers biased reporting, a senior official says.

40K homes damaged by historic La. floods

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 10:39

The governor says more than 20,000 people have been rescued since the deadly flooding began.

Trump’s road to the White House gets bumpy

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 10:26

The GOP nominee's path to victory narrows after numbers in Virginia show an ever-widening lead for Hillary Clinton.

Russia launches first Syria raids from Iran base

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 10:09

The fighting around the Syrian city of Aleppo intensifies as warplanes strike from Hamedan Air Base.

Risky GOP strategy: Dump Trump to keep Congress

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:30

In 1996, the GOP dumped Bob Dole to save its congressional majorities. Why the same trick won’t work with Trump.

Trump campaign denies Ailes is helping

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 09:28

The campaign says the Fox News chairman who was ousted after sexual harassment allegations is not advising Trump.

'Wire' actor loses home to Louisiana floods

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:45

Wendell Pierce played an active role in rebuilding New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina; now he's the one in need.

A fresh reopening for World Trade Center mall

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:31

The 365,000-square-foot center will have more than 100 stores, with about 60 opening now and the rest by the holiday season.

El Chapo’s son may be among those kidnapped

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:27

Mexican authorities believe Ivan Archivaldo Guzman was one of several men abducted at a Puerto Vallarta restaurant.

Photos: Historic flooding in Louisiana

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 08:04
David Key looks at the back yard of his flooded home in Prairieville, La., Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. Key, an insurance adjuster, fled his home as the flood water was rising with his wife and three children and returned today to assess the damage. (AP Photo/Max Becherer)

Clinton names White House transition team

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 06:45

Ken Salazar, a former secretary of the interior and Colorado senator, will head the effort.

Aetna slashes ACA exchange participation

Tue, 08/16/2016 - 06:03

Aetna is the latest health insurer to retreat from the Affordable Care Act's public exchanges.