Campaign, primary and election news - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

  • HeadlinesMore>>

  • Afghan parliamentary polls underway despite threats

    Afghan parliamentary polls underway despite threats

    Friday, October 19 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-10-20 03:00:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:03:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan polling staff prepare for voting at a polling station during the Parliamentary election in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan polling staff prepare for voting at a polling station during the Parliamentary election in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.
    Tens of thousands of Afghan forces have fanned out across the country as voting began in parliamentary elections following a campaign marred by relentless violence.More
    Tens of thousands of Afghan forces have fanned out across the country as voting began in parliamentary elections following a campaign marred by relentless violence.More
  • Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

    Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:21:22 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:03:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Christopher Krebs, undersecretary of the Department of Homeland Security's National Protection and Programs Directorate, speaks during a news conference on election cyber security, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Arlington, Va.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Christopher Krebs, undersecretary of the Department of Homeland Security's National Protection and Programs Directorate, speaks during a news conference on election cyber security, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Arlington, Va.
    U.S. charges Russian woman in the first case involving meddling in the 2018 elections.More
    U.S. charges Russian woman in the first case involving meddling in the 2018 elections.More
  • Trump's campaign mode revives fiery immigration talk

    Trump's campaign mode revives fiery immigration talk

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-10-20 04:59:46 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:03:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump looks the the cheering audience as he leaves a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont. Trump’s 2016 campaign was defined by his fiery immigration rhetori...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump looks the the cheering audience as he leaves a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont. Trump’s 2016 campaign was defined by his fiery immigration rhetori...
    Trump is returning to tough immigration rhetoric as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress.More
    Trump is returning to tough immigration rhetoric as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress.More
  • Alaska's independent governor drops re-election bid

    Alaska's independent governor drops re-election bid

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-10-20 04:49:44 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:02:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces he will drop his re-election bid while addressing the Alaska Federation of Natives conference Friday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Walker's re-election plans were dealt a blow earlier ...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces he will drop his re-election bid while addressing the Alaska Federation of Natives conference Friday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Walker's re-election plans were dealt a blow earlier ...
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has dropped his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has dropped his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More
  • The Latest: Russian woman charged with US election-meddling

    The Latest: Russian woman charged with US election-meddling

    Friday, October 19 2018 2:49 PM EDT2018-10-19 18:49:26 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:59:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at the DC CyberTalks conference, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats speaks at the DC CyberTalks conference, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Washington.
    A Russian woman has been charged with interfering in American elections, including next month's midterms, through a social media effort aimed at trying to sway American public opinion.More
    A Russian woman has been charged with interfering in American elections, including next month's midterms, through a social media effort aimed at trying to sway American public opinion.More
  • The Latest: Afghanistan deploys 20k more troops to polls

    The Latest: Afghanistan deploys 20k more troops to polls

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:49 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:49:45 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:59 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:59:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Voters from the minority Sikh register to cast in Parliamentary elections in old city of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. Tens of thousands of Afghan forces fanned out across the country as voting began Saturday...(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini). Voters from the minority Sikh register to cast in Parliamentary elections in old city of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. Tens of thousands of Afghan forces fanned out across the country as voting began Saturday...
    Kabul police official says a second small explosion has been reported just hours after parliamentary election polls opened in Afghanistan.More
    Kabul police official says a second small explosion has been reported just hours after parliamentary election polls opened in Afghanistan.More
  • In full campaign mode, Trump calls Dems 'too extreme'

    In full campaign mode, Trump calls Dems 'too extreme'

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:09 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:09:59 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:58:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump arrives as the sun sets to speak at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump arrives as the sun sets to speak at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
    President Donald Trump sought to frame voters choices for the midterm elections ta a rally in Arizona, saying that Democrats are "too extreme and too dangerous" to take control of Congress.More
    President Donald Trump sought to frame voters choices for the midterm elections ta a rally in Arizona, saying that Democrats are "too extreme and too dangerous" to take control of Congress.More
  • Kamala Harris: Midterms a fight for 'the best of who we are'

    Kamala Harris: Midterms a fight for 'the best of who we are'

    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:00 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:00:06 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:03:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks during the confirmation hearing of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is m...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks during the confirmation hearing of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is m...
    Sen. Kamala Harris is urging Democrats in the South's first presidential primary state to see the 2018 midterm elections as a fight for 'the best of who we are.'.More
    Sen. Kamala Harris is urging Democrats in the South's first presidential primary state to see the 2018 midterm elections as a fight for 'the best of who we are.'.More
  • Trump's national security adviser heads to Moscow

    Trump's national security adviser heads to Moscow

    Friday, October 19 2018 9:49 PM EDT2018-10-20 01:49:41 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:02:40 GMT
    President Donald Trump's national security adviser will be raising thorny subjects with Russian officials when he visits Moscow to craft a script for another high-level meeting between Trump and Russia President...More
    President Donald Trump's national security adviser will be raising thorny subjects with Russian officials when he visits Moscow to craft a script for another high-level meeting between Trump and Russia President Vladimir Putin.More
  • Dems struggle with Trump's approach to culture war

    Dems struggle with Trump's approach to culture war

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:39 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:39:53 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:02:29 GMT
    Playing Trump's game in culture war proves a losing strategy for Democrats.More
    Playing Trump's game in culture war proves a losing strategy for Democrats.More
  • Attack in Afghanistan is a reminder of formidable task

    Attack in Afghanistan is a reminder of formidable task

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:39 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:39:43 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:02 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:02:06 GMT
    (AP Photo). Guards of honor carry a photo of Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, who was killed by a guard, during his burial ceremony in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Afghanistan's election commission on Friday postponed elections...(AP Photo). Guards of honor carry a photo of Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, who was killed by a guard, during his burial ceremony in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Afghanistan's election commission on Friday postponed elections...
    An attack that the Taliban says targeted the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is a reminder of the formidable task the Trump administration faces to get America out of its longest war.More
    An attack that the Taliban says targeted the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is a reminder of the formidable task the Trump administration faces to get America out of its longest war.More
  • Trump revives fiery immigration talk for 'caravan' election

    Trump revives fiery immigration talk for 'caravan' election

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:39 PM EDT2018-10-19 17:39:27 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:52 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:52:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lido Vizzutti). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar in Missoula, Mont., Thursday Oct. 18, 2018. Trump is in Missoula to rally support for Senate candidate Matt Rosendale.(AP Photo/Lido Vizzutti). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar in Missoula, Mont., Thursday Oct. 18, 2018. Trump is in Missoula to rally support for Senate candidate Matt Rosendale.
    Trump is returning to tough immigration rhetoric as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress.More
    Trump is returning to tough immigration rhetoric as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress.More
  • Kamala Harris in South Carolina: 'Fight for ... who we are'

    Kamala Harris in South Carolina: 'Fight for ... who we are'

    Friday, October 19 2018 5:14 PM EDT2018-10-19 21:14:58 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:42:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks during the confirmation hearing of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is m...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2018 file photo, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks during the confirmation hearing of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Harris is m...
    Kavanaugh confirmation battle looms large as Kamala Harris makes her debut in South Carolina as a potential presidential candidate.More
    Kavanaugh confirmation battle looms large as Kamala Harris makes her debut in South Carolina as a potential presidential candidate.More
  • Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

    Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

    Friday, October 19 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-10-19 18:19:25 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:41:38 GMT
    U.S. intelligence officials say they're concerned about "ongoing campaigns" by Russia, China, Iran and other countries to undermine confidence in American democracy.More
    U.S. intelligence officials say they're concerned about "ongoing campaigns" by Russia, China, Iran and other countries to undermine confidence in American democracy.More
  • The Latest: Trump blaming Democrats for immigration problem

    The Latest: Trump blaming Democrats for immigration problem

    Friday, October 19 2018 8:00 PM EDT2018-10-20 00:00:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:31:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump arrives as the sun sets to speak at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump arrives as the sun sets to speak at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
    Hundreds of supporters of President Donald Trump have lined up outside an airplane hangar in a Phoenix suburb awaiting his arrival.More
    Hundreds of supporters of President Donald Trump have lined up outside an airplane hangar in a Phoenix suburb awaiting his arrival.More
  • Playing Trump's game in culture war a losing Dems' strategy

    Playing Trump's game in culture war a losing Dems' strategy

    Friday, October 19 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-10-19 22:29:32 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:31 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:31:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks during a ceremony to sign a "Presidential Memorandum Promoting the Reliable Supply and Delivery of Water in the West," Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Scottsdale, Ariz.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks during a ceremony to sign a "Presidential Memorandum Promoting the Reliable Supply and Delivery of Water in the West," Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Scottsdale, Ariz.
    Playing Trump's game in culture war proves losing strategy for Democrats.More
    Playing Trump's game in culture war proves losing strategy for Democrats.More
  • Stakes high in Afghan election as US seeks peace pact

    Stakes high in Afghan election as US seeks peace pact

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:40 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:40:01 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:22 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:22:47 GMT
    (AP Photo). The head of NATO troops in Afghanistan, Gen. Scott Miller, center left, Kandahar Gov. Zalmay Wesa, center right, and their delegations attend a security conference, in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. The three top officials ...(AP Photo). The head of NATO troops in Afghanistan, Gen. Scott Miller, center left, Kandahar Gov. Zalmay Wesa, center right, and their delegations attend a security conference, in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. The three top officials ...
    Afghanistan stunned by killings of senior Kandahar officials ahead of parliamentary elections; top US commander unhurt.More
    Afghanistan stunned by killings of senior Kandahar officials ahead of parliamentary elections; top US commander unhurt.More
  • Democratic Sen. Warren, GOP challenger clash in debate

    Democratic Sen. Warren, GOP challenger clash in debate

    Friday, October 19 2018 9:49 PM EDT2018-10-20 01:49:54 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:05:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Massachusetts Senate candidates Sen. Elizabeth Warren, left, and her opponent State Rep. Geoff Diehl shake hands before a debate in Boston, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). Massachusetts Senate candidates Sen. Elizabeth Warren, left, and her opponent State Rep. Geoff Diehl shake hands before a debate in Boston, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.
    Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her Republican challenger, state Rep. Geoff Diehl, have clashed in their first debate on everything from tax cuts to immigration to Warren's release of a DNA test.More
    Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her Republican challenger, state Rep. Geoff Diehl, have clashed in their first debate on everything from tax cuts to immigration to Warren's release of a DNA test.More
  • PAC won't end ad saying black men will face rape accusations

    PAC won't end ad saying black men will face rape accusations

    Friday, October 19 2018 11:29 AM EDT2018-10-19 15:29:22 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:05:03 GMT
    (AP Photos/File). FILE - This combination of 2018 file photos shows Arkansas Congressional candidates, Democrat Clarke Tucker, left, and Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill. Tucker and Hill condemned a political action committee’s radio ad that suggests w...(AP Photos/File). FILE - This combination of 2018 file photos shows Arkansas Congressional candidates, Democrat Clarke Tucker, left, and Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill. Tucker and Hill condemned a political action committee’s radio ad that suggests w...
    A political action committee says it's not pulling a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month.More
    A political action committee says it's not pulling a widely condemned radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections in Arkansas next month.More
  • Seeking to frame election, Trump calls Dems 'too extreme'

    Seeking to frame election, Trump calls Dems 'too extreme'

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:51 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:51:35 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:04:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump arrives as the sun sets to speak at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump arrives as the sun sets to speak at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
    President Donald Trump is suggesting without evidence that Democrats or their allies are supporting a "caravan" of Central American migrants who are traveling north aiming to enter the United States.More
    President Donald Trump is suggesting without evidence that Democrats or their allies are supporting a "caravan" of Central American migrants who are traveling north aiming to enter the United States.More
  • Alaska's independent governor drops re-election bid

    Alaska's independent governor drops re-election bid

    Friday, October 19 2018 7:02 PM EDT2018-10-19 23:02:58 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-10-20 04:52:47 GMT
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has suspended his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has suspended his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More
  • Mayor came home to try to improve poor California town

    Mayor came home to try to improve poor California town

    Friday, October 19 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-10-19 06:09:06 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 11:23 PM EDT2018-10-20 03:23:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). In this Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 photo, Huron Mayor Rey Leon, center, presides over a a city council meeting in Huron, Calif. The boarded-up buildings and patchwork fences that others see as eyesores are symbols of pote...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). In this Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 photo, Huron Mayor Rey Leon, center, presides over a a city council meeting in Huron, Calif. The boarded-up buildings and patchwork fences that others see as eyesores are symbols of pote...
    In one of California's poorest towns, a reluctant and unlikely leader is trying to improve the quality of life.More
    In one of California's poorest towns, a reluctant and unlikely leader is trying to improve the quality of life.More
  • Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

    Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 10:38:49 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-10-20 01:14:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man works at his desk in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). A man works at his desk in the war room, where Facebook monitors election related content on the platform, in Menlo Park, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US.More
    Facebook gears up 'war room' to combat potential abuses of its social network heading into major elections in Brazil, US.More
  • States and feds unite on election security after '16 clashes

    States and feds unite on election security after '16 clashes

    Thursday, October 18 2018 3:58 PM EDT2018-10-18 19:58:54 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-10-20 01:13:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, voting booths stand ready in downtown Minneapolis for the opening of early voting in Minnesota. Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration aimed at co...(AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, voting booths stand ready in downtown Minneapolis for the opening of early voting in Minnesota. Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration aimed at co...
    Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration to confront and deter efforts to tamper with elections.More
    Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration to confront and deter efforts to tamper with elections.More
  • GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections

    GOP on defense to explain pre-existing condition protections

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 11:38 AM EDT2018-10-17 15:38:38 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 9:13 PM EDT2018-10-20 01:13:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. In ads and speeches, McC...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. In ads and speeches, McC...
    Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions.More
    Republican candidates who are still calling for repeal of the Obama-era health care law find themselves on the defensive about how they will preserve protections for people with pre-existing medical conditions.More
  • Patagonia endorses Democrats Tester, Rosen in Senate races

    Patagonia endorses Democrats Tester, Rosen in Senate races

    Friday, October 19 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-10-19 22:19:35 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-10-20 01:12:55 GMT
    Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia has jumped into two competitive Senate races, endorsing Democrats Jon Tester of Montana and Jacky Rosen of Nevada in what the company calls its first foray into elective politics.More
    Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia has jumped into two competitive Senate races, endorsing Democrats Jon Tester of Montana and Jacky Rosen of Nevada in what the company calls its first foray into elective politics.More
  • California hopefuls blame incumbents as farm towns struggle

    California hopefuls blame incumbents as farm towns struggle

    Friday, October 19 2018 2:03 AM EDT2018-10-19 06:03:17 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 8:54 PM EDT2018-10-20 00:54:08 GMT
    California may be known for fame and wealth, but a distinctly different side exists in the state's farm belt.More
    California may be known for fame and wealth, but a distinctly different side exists in the state's farm belt.More
  • Border towns key in close US House races amid wall talk

    Border towns key in close US House races amid wall talk

    Friday, October 19 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-10-19 18:22:42 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 8:52 PM EDT2018-10-20 00:52:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Russell Contreras). In this Oct. 3, 2018 photo, the historic train station of Columbus, N.M., once attacked by Mexican Revolutionary Pancho Villa is shown before sunset. As Democrats seek to flip a key GOP U.S. House seat in southern New Mexi...(AP Photo/Russell Contreras). In this Oct. 3, 2018 photo, the historic train station of Columbus, N.M., once attacked by Mexican Revolutionary Pancho Villa is shown before sunset. As Democrats seek to flip a key GOP U.S. House seat in southern New Mexi...
    As Democrats seek to flip a key GOP-leaning U.S. House seat in southern New Mexico, the path to victory in these congressional districts includes winning over fiercely independent voters in border communities who...More
    As Democrats seek to flip a key GOP-leaning U.S. House seat in southern New Mexico, the path to victory in these congressional districts includes winning over fiercely independent voters in border communities who have their own views about border life.More
  • California hopefuls blame incumbents as farm towns struggle

    California hopefuls blame incumbents as farm towns struggle

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:53 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:53:35 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 8:34 PM EDT2018-10-20 00:34:20 GMT
    California may be known for its wealth, but a distinctly different side exists in the state's farm belt.More
    California may be known for its wealth, but a distinctly different side exists in the state's farm belt.More
  • US goals in Afghanistan seem ever more distant after attack

    US goals in Afghanistan seem ever more distant after attack

    Friday, October 19 2018 4:59 PM EDT2018-10-19 20:59:40 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 8:13 PM EDT2018-10-20 00:13:29 GMT
    (AP Photo). Guards of honor carry a photo of Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, who was killed by a guard, during his burial ceremony in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Afghanistan's election commission on Friday postponed elections...(AP Photo). Guards of honor carry a photo of Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, who was killed by a guard, during his burial ceremony in Kandahar, Afghanistan, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. Afghanistan's election commission on Friday postponed elections...
    A brazen attack that the Taliban says targeted the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is a stark reminder of the formidable task the Trump administration faces to extricate America from its longest war.More
    A brazen attack that the Taliban says targeted the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is a stark reminder of the formidable task the Trump administration faces to extricate America from its longest war.More
  • Trump praises Montana congressman who body-slammed reporter

    Trump praises Montana congressman who body-slammed reporter

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:29 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:29:10 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 6:43 PM EDT2018-10-19 22:43:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., speaks as President Donald Trump stands right during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., speaks as President Donald Trump stands right during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
    President Donald Trump is praising a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana.More
    President Donald Trump is praising a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana.More
  • AP-NORC Poll: Just 1 in 4 thinks Kavanaugh told entire truth

    AP-NORC Poll: Just 1 in 4 thinks Kavanaugh told entire truth

    Friday, October 19 2018 8:09 AM EDT2018-10-19 12:09:31 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-10-19 22:15:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Sept. 4, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump's then Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, speaks before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Just 1 in 4 people think Brett Kavanaugh was c...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). In this Sept. 4, 2018 photo, President Donald Trump's then Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh, speaks before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Just 1 in 4 people think Brett Kavanaugh was c...
    Just 1 in 4 people thinks Brett Kavanaugh was completely honest during his testimony during a pivotal Senate hearing.More
    Just 1 in 4 people thinks Brett Kavanaugh was completely honest during his testimony during a pivotal Senate hearing.More
  • Candid candidate voluntarily airs dirty laundry

    Candid candidate voluntarily airs dirty laundry

    Friday, October 19 2018 4:19 PM EDT2018-10-19 20:19:38 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 5:53 PM EDT2018-10-19 21:53:56 GMT
    Delegate Lee Carter of Virginia is expecting a rough campaign when he's up for re-election, so he's getting a jump on the opposition by self-disclosing a series of private, sometimes embarrassing details about his...More
    Delegate Lee Carter of Virginia is expecting a rough campaign when he's up for re-election, so he's getting a jump on the opposition by self-disclosing a series of private, sometimes embarrassing details about his personal life.More
  • Trump again attacks O'Rourke, tweets he's 'a lightweight'

    Trump again attacks O'Rourke, tweets he's 'a lightweight'

    Friday, October 19 2018 3:20 PM EDT2018-10-19 19:20:59 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 5:34 PM EDT2018-10-19 21:34:06 GMT
    President Donald Trump is again attacking Texas Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O'Rourke ahead of his Houston rally supporting incumbent Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.More
    President Donald Trump is again attacking Texas Democratic Senate hopeful Beto O'Rourke ahead of his Houston rally supporting incumbent Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.More
  • GOP panel's foreign agent inquiry triggers harsh response

    GOP panel's foreign agent inquiry triggers harsh response

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:39 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:39:16 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-10-19 19:04:24 GMT
    An environmental group is denouncing a House oversight committee for suggesting the organization's conservation work may require it to register as a foreign agent.More
    An environmental group is denouncing a House oversight committee for suggesting the organization's conservation work may require it to register as a foreign agent.More
  • Twitter airs election meddling data

    Twitter airs election meddling data

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:08:11 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 2:54 PM EDT2018-10-19 18:54:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2016, file photo two men wait to cross the street under a sign at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. Twitter says it is releasing all of the accounts and posts related to “information operations” i...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File). FILE- In this Oct. 26, 2016, file photo two men wait to cross the street under a sign at Twitter headquarters in San Francisco. Twitter says it is releasing all of the accounts and posts related to “information operations” i...
    Twitter releases all of the accounts and posts related to "information operations" it has found on its service since 2016.More
    Twitter releases all of the accounts and posts related to "information operations" it has found on its service since 2016.More
  • Democrats eyeing White House flock to Iowa's new star

    Democrats eyeing White House flock to Iowa's new star

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:19 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:19:25 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 2:42 PM EDT2018-10-19 18:42:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 photo, Iowa Democratic candidate for secretary of state Deidre DeJear talks to local residents during a campaign stop in Osage, Iowa. DeJear is an example, perhaps the best, of Democrats ar...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 photo, Iowa Democratic candidate for secretary of state Deidre DeJear talks to local residents during a campaign stop in Osage, Iowa. DeJear is an example, perhaps the best, of Democrats ar...
    Deidre DeJear is Iowa's newest political star _ even if she hasn't yet won an election.More
    Deidre DeJear is Iowa's newest political star _ even if she hasn't yet won an election.More
  • Booker gets a warm welcome from South Carolina Democrats

    Booker gets a warm welcome from South Carolina Democrats

    Friday, October 19 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:59:05 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 2:22 PM EDT2018-10-19 18:22:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, in Des Moines, Iowa. Booker is telling students on a historically black campus in the early presidential vo...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, in Des Moines, Iowa. Booker is telling students on a historically black campus in the early presidential vo...
    Sen. Cory Booker is getting a warm welcome from many South Carolina Democrats in his first visit to the state as a presidential contender.More
    Sen. Cory Booker is getting a warm welcome from many South Carolina Democrats in his first visit to the state as a presidential contender.More
  • States and feds unite on election security after '16 clashes

    States and feds unite on election security after '16 clashes

    Friday, October 19 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-10-19 04:19:04 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 2:02 PM EDT2018-10-19 18:02:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, voting booths stand ready in downtown Minneapolis for the opening of early voting in Minnesota. Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration aimed at co...(AP Photo/Steve Karnowski). In this Sept. 20, 2018 photo, voting booths stand ready in downtown Minneapolis for the opening of early voting in Minnesota. Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration aimed at co...
    Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration toward confronting and deterring election tampering.More
    Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration toward confronting and deterring election tampering.More
  • Mattis: Afghan attack will not shake US commitment

    Mattis: Afghan attack will not shake US commitment

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:59:05 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 1:35 PM EDT2018-10-19 17:35:33 GMT
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the killing of a powerful police chief in southern Afghanistan just two days before national elections is unlikely to fundamentally weaken the security situation.More
    U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says the killing of a powerful police chief in southern Afghanistan just two days before national elections is unlikely to fundamentally weaken the security situation.More
  • The Latest: Association chides Trump for praising Gianforte

    The Latest: Association chides Trump for praising Gianforte

    Friday, October 19 2018 12:19 PM EDT2018-10-19 16:19:31 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 12:22 PM EDT2018-10-19 16:22:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., is greeted on stage by President Donald Trump during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., is greeted on stage by President Donald Trump during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
    The White House Correspondents' Association is accusing President Donald Trump of celebrating a crime when he praised a Republican Montana congressman who body-slammed a reporter before his election last year.More
    The White House Correspondents' Association is accusing President Donald Trump of celebrating a crime when he praised a Republican Montana congressman who body-slammed a reporter before his election last year.More
  • Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

    Pressure turns to Mexico as migrant caravan heads for border

    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:18 AM EDT2018-10-18 04:18:41 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 12:03 PM EDT2018-10-19 16:03:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants who are traveling to the United States as a group, get food from a a group of volunteers in Teculutan, Guatemala, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The group of some 2,000 Honduran migrants hit the road in Guatemal...(AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants who are traveling to the United States as a group, get food from a a group of volunteers in Teculutan, Guatemala, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018. The group of some 2,000 Honduran migrants hit the road in Guatemal...
    Many of the more than 2,000 Hondurans in a migrant caravan trying to wend its way to the United States have been helped at every turn in Guatemala by residents offering food, water, and rides in private pickups or...More
    Many of the more than 2,000 Hondurans in a migrant caravan trying to wend its way to the United States have been helped at every turn in Guatemala by residents offering food, water, and rides in private pickups or on flatbed of semi-trailer trucks.More
  • Iconic Dodge City moves its only polling place outside town

    Iconic Dodge City moves its only polling place outside town

    Friday, October 19 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-10-19 04:19:09 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 12:02 PM EDT2018-10-19 16:02:40 GMT
    (Michael Schweitzer/Dodge City Daily Globe via AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2004, file photo, a group of voters fill out their ballots at a table rather than wait for an empty voting booth at the Civic Center in Dodge City, Kan. Access to...(Michael Schweitzer/Dodge City Daily Globe via AP, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2004, file photo, a group of voters fill out their ballots at a table rather than wait for an empty voting booth at the Civic Center in Dodge City, Kan. Access to...
    Access to the ballot box in the November election will be more difficult for some people in the western Kansas town of Dodge City.More
    Access to the ballot box in the November election will be more difficult for some people in the western Kansas town of Dodge City.More
  • Hawley tries to paint McCaskill as too liberal for Missouri

    Hawley tries to paint McCaskill as too liberal for Missouri

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:39 PM EDT2018-10-19 01:39:10 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 10:53 AM EDT2018-10-19 14:53:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. McCaskill and Hawley are...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley. McCaskill and Hawley are...
    Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley has used a debate to paint Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill as too liberal for the increasingly red state of Missouri, while McCaskill continued to hammer her challenger over...More
    Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley has used a debate to paint Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill as too liberal for the increasingly red state of Missouri, while McCaskill continued to hammer her challenger over his positions on health care.More
  • Poland: Local races offer gauge of ruling party's support

    Poland: Local races offer gauge of ruling party's support

    Friday, October 19 2018 9:09 AM EDT2018-10-19 13:09:55 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 9:34 AM EDT2018-10-19 13:34:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). Electoral posters are displayed on a boat in Pultusk, Poland, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2018. Local elections on Sunday are expected to measure popular support for Poland’s conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced...(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski). Electoral posters are displayed on a boat in Pultusk, Poland, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2018. Local elections on Sunday are expected to measure popular support for Poland’s conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced...
    Local elections on Sunday are expected to measure popular support for Poland's conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced street protests and repeated clashes with European Union leaders.More
    Local elections on Sunday are expected to measure popular support for Poland's conservative ruling party, whose policies have produced street protests and repeated clashes with European Union leaders.More
  • The Latest: Afghan polling in Kandahar postponed over attack

    The Latest: Afghan polling in Kandahar postponed over attack

    Friday, October 19 2018 4:49 AM EDT2018-10-19 08:49:16 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 9:23 AM EDT2018-10-19 13:23:26 GMT
    (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini, File). FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2016 file photo, Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Three top Kandahar officials, including Raziq, were kille...(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini, File). FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2016 file photo, Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Three top Kandahar officials, including Raziq, were kille...
    The Latest: Afghanistan's election commission postpones polls in Kandahar province for a week, following deadly attack.More
    The Latest: Afghanistan's election commission postpones polls in Kandahar province for a week, following deadly attack.More
  • Putin: Russia 'ahead of competition' with latest weapons

    Putin: Russia 'ahead of competition' with latest weapons

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:38:44 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 3:23 AM EDT2018-10-19 07:23:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, Pool). Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a signing ceremony following his talks with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin, Pool). Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a signing ceremony following his talks with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi in Sochi, Russia, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    President Vladimir Putin says Russia would only use its nuclear weapons in response to an incoming missile attack.More
    President Vladimir Putin says Russia would only use its nuclear weapons in response to an incoming missile attack.More
  • The Latest: UN Security Council condemns Afghan attacks

    The Latest: UN Security Council condemns Afghan attacks

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:08:59 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 2:12 AM EDT2018-10-19 06:12:43 GMT
    The Latest: Afghan guards turn weapons on colleagues at Kandahar security meeting, kill police chief; 2 US troops wounded.More
    The Latest: Afghan guards turn weapons on colleagues at Kandahar security meeting, kill police chief; 2 US troops wounded.More
  • Booker stirs South Carolina Democrats in pre-midterm debut

    Booker stirs South Carolina Democrats in pre-midterm debut

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:38:56 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 2:01 AM EDT2018-10-19 06:01:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, in Des Moines, Iowa. Booker is telling students on a historically black campus in the early presidential vo...(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall). In this Oct. 6, 2018 photo, Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., speaks during the Iowa Democratic Party's annual Fall Gala, in Des Moines, Iowa. Booker is telling students on a historically black campus in the early presidential vo...
    South Carolina Democrats on Thursday are getting early looks at potential 2020 presidential candidates, even if the visits are supposedly about the upcoming midterms.More
    South Carolina Democrats on Thursday are getting early looks at potential 2020 presidential candidates, even if the visits are supposedly about the upcoming midterms.More
  • The Latest: Trump: Tester 'viciously' went after VA nominee

    The Latest: Trump: Tester 'viciously' went after VA nominee

    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:19 PM EDT2018-10-19 01:19:04 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 1:43 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:43:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
    President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of supporting a caravan of thousands of Central Americans who are walking toward America's southern border.More
    President Donald Trump is accusing Democrats of supporting a caravan of thousands of Central Americans who are walking toward America's southern border.More
  • Trump praises Montana congressman who body-slammed reporter

    Trump praises Montana congressman who body-slammed reporter

    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-10-19 03:29:13 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 1:32 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:32:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., speaks as President Donald Trump stands right during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., speaks as President Donald Trump stands right during a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont.
    President Donald Trump is praising a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana.More
    President Donald Trump is praising a Republican congressman for body-slamming a reporter last year, calling him a "tough cookie" and saying he thinks it might have helped him win election in Montana.More
  • Trump says without evidence that Dems are behind 'caravan'

    Trump says without evidence that Dems are behind 'caravan'

    Thursday, October 18 2018 8:39 PM EDT2018-10-19 00:39:00 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:20:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks to media on the tarmac before boarding Air Force One, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to speak at a campaign rally in Neptune Aviation Services, Missoula, Mont.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump speaks to media on the tarmac before boarding Air Force One, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to speak at a campaign rally in Neptune Aviation Services, Missoula, Mont.
    President Donald Trump has landed in Montana to campaign for GOP Senate candidate Matt Rosendale.More
    President Donald Trump has landed in Montana to campaign for GOP Senate candidate Matt Rosendale.More
  • Taliban attack kills top Afghan officials, US general unhurt

    Taliban attack kills top Afghan officials, US general unhurt

    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:28:48 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:01:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini, File). FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2016 file photo, Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Three top Kandahar officials, including Raziq, were kille...(AP Photo/Massoud Hossaini, File). FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2016 file photo, Gen. Abdul Raziq, Kandahar police chief, speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Three top Kandahar officials, including Raziq, were kille...
    Deputy governor says three top officials in Afghan province of Kandahar killed by their own guards, and a Taliban spokesman says Washington's top general in Afghanistan was the target.More
    Deputy governor says three top officials in Afghan province of Kandahar killed by their own guards, and a Taliban spokesman says Washington's top general in Afghanistan was the target.More
  • Iconic Dodge City moves its only polling place outside town

    Iconic Dodge City moves its only polling place outside town

    Thursday, October 18 2018 6:19 PM EDT2018-10-18 22:19:05 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-19 05:00:14 GMT
    Access to the ballot box in the November election will be more difficult for some people in the western Kansas town of Dodge City.More
    Access to the ballot box in the November election will be more difficult for some people in the western Kansas town of Dodge City.More
  • Challenge for indicted Republicans: Win re-election

    Challenge for indicted Republicans: Win re-election

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-10-18 17:19:02 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-10-19 04:20:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Aug. 23, 2018 photo, Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., pulls on his coat as he arrives for an arraignment hearing in San Diego. Winning re-election while indicted is a rare feat in U.S. history. But two congressmen are atte...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Aug. 23, 2018 photo, Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., pulls on his coat as he arrives for an arraignment hearing in San Diego. Winning re-election while indicted is a rare feat in U.S. history. But two congressmen are atte...
    Two Republican congressmen trying to win re-election while under indictment in a fresh test of partisanship in the Trump era.More
    Two Republican congressmen trying to win re-election while under indictment in a fresh test of partisanship in the Trump era.More
  • Texas' O'Rourke tells national audience he'd impeach Trump

    Texas' O'Rourke tells national audience he'd impeach Trump

    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:48:51 GMT
    Friday, October 19 2018 12:19 AM EDT2018-10-19 04:19:16 GMT
    (Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News via AP, Pool). U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, takes part in a debate for the Texas U.S. Senate with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in San Antonio.(Tom Reel/San Antonio Express-News via AP, Pool). U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, takes part in a debate for the Texas U.S. Senate with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in San Antonio.
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is getting to make his case for ousting Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz with a nationally televised, solo town hall on CNN.More
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is getting to make his case for ousting Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz with a nationally televised, solo town hall on CNN.More
  • Heitkamp renews ad apology; Cramer says she's not bipartisan

    Heitkamp renews ad apology; Cramer says she's not bipartisan

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:00:51 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-19 03:33:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows North Dakota Senate candidates, Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, left, during a campaign stop in Grand Forks, and her Republican challenger Kevin Cramer at a campaign stop in Fa...(AP Photo/Bruce Crummy, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows North Dakota Senate candidates, Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, left, during a campaign stop in Grand Forks, and her Republican challenger Kevin Cramer at a campaign stop in Fa...
    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer match up in their first debate Thursday after months of bitter campaigning in a race seen as vital to Senate control.More
    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp and Republican challenger Kevin Cramer match up in their first debate Thursday after months of bitter campaigning in a race seen as vital to Senate control.More
  • Alaska governor's campaign moving ahead 'a day at a time'

    Alaska governor's campaign moving ahead 'a day at a time'

    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:09 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:09:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:52 PM EDT2018-10-19 02:52:06 GMT
    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker says his re-election campaign is moving ahead but says he's taking it "a day at a time.".More
    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker says his re-election campaign is moving ahead but says he's taking it "a day at a time.".More
  • Nevada's famous pimp expected to win election despite death

    Nevada's famous pimp expected to win election despite death

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:08:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:21 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:21:11 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...
    Nevada's most famous pimp expected to win election to state Assembly despite death.More
    Nevada's most famous pimp expected to win election to state Assembly despite death.More
  • Biden: Trump 'coddles' autocrats like Kim, Putin, Saudis

    Biden: Trump 'coddles' autocrats like Kim, Putin, Saudis

    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:48:41 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:01 PM EDT2018-10-18 20:01:41 GMT
    Former Vice President Joe Biden says President Donald Trump may not "know what he's doing" and coddles autocrats.More
    Former Vice President Joe Biden says President Donald Trump may not "know what he's doing" and coddles autocrats.More
  • California housing measures offer hope for high-cost Salinas

    California housing measures offer hope for high-cost Salinas

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:48 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:48:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:15 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:15:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, photo, sprinklers run as a farmworker walks through a broccoli field in Salinas, Calif. Like many California cities, Salinas, dubbed the "Salad Bowl of the World" because the surrounding farmland ...(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). In this Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, photo, sprinklers run as a farmworker walks through a broccoli field in Salinas, Calif. Like many California cities, Salinas, dubbed the "Salad Bowl of the World" because the surrounding farmland ...
    The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike.More
    The city of Salinas exemplifies a housing crisis that's plaguing California's rural and urban areas alike.More
  • Poll finds Trump's pro-Israel stance does not sway US Jews

    Poll finds Trump's pro-Israel stance does not sway US Jews

    Thursday, October 18 2018 8:28 AM EDT2018-10-18 12:28:41 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-10-18 18:13:38 GMT
    A new survey indicates an overwhelming majority of American Jews plan to vote for Democratic candidates in the upcoming midterm elections.More
    A new survey indicates an overwhelming majority of American Jews plan to vote for Democratic candidates in the upcoming midterm elections.More
  • Orange County, California's diversity emboldens Democrats

    Orange County, California's diversity emboldens Democrats

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:08:03 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 11:55 AM EDT2018-10-18 15:55:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Carlson). In this Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, photo a supporter holds up a sign for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California, at a rally on the Cal State Fullerton campus in Fullerton...(AP Photo/Chris Carlson). In this Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, photo a supporter holds up a sign for Gil Cisneros, a candidate who is running for a U.S. House seat in the 39th District in California, at a rally on the Cal State Fullerton campus in Fullerton...
    For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed.More
    For decades, Orange County, California, was known as a Republican stronghold but times have changed.More
  • Florida to bend voting rules in counties hit by hurricane

    Florida to bend voting rules in counties hit by hurricane

    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:38 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:38:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-10-18 14:39:11 GMT
    Florida is going to bend some of the voting rules for voters living in counties hammered by Hurricane Michael.More
    Florida is going to bend some of the voting rules for voters living in counties hammered by Hurricane Michael.More
  • Tennessee women slow to back GOP's Blackburn in Senate race

    Tennessee women slow to back GOP's Blackburn in Senate race

    Thursday, October 18 2018 8:08 AM EDT2018-10-18 12:08:44 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-10-18 13:52:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Republican Senate hopeful Marsha Blackburn answers questions during a campaign stop Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Franklin, Tenn. Wednesday is the first day of Tennessee's early voting.(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Republican Senate hopeful Marsha Blackburn answers questions during a campaign stop Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Franklin, Tenn. Wednesday is the first day of Tennessee's early voting.
    Republican Marsha Blackburn would become the first female U.S. senator in Tennessee history if she were to win in November, but women have been slow to embrace her campaign.More
    Republican Marsha Blackburn would become the first female U.S. senator in Tennessee history if she were to win in November, but women have been slow to embrace her campaign.More
  • Feinstein, opponent spar on how Democrats can best resist

    Feinstein, opponent spar on how Democrats can best resist

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:41 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:41:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:59 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:59:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE -- In this Thursday, May 31, 2018, file photo is U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in Sacramento, Calif. Feinstein who is seeking her fifth full term in the U.S. Senate, will face off against her Democratic challenger, ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File). FILE -- In this Thursday, May 31, 2018, file photo is U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein in Sacramento, Calif. Feinstein who is seeking her fifth full term in the U.S. Senate, will face off against her Democratic challenger, ...
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and fellow Democrat Kevin de Leon are set to face off in their only scheduled debate.More
    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein and fellow Democrat Kevin de Leon are set to face off in their only scheduled debate.More
  • Money talks: Campaigns draw millions in 'outsider' cash

    Money talks: Campaigns draw millions in 'outsider' cash

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:01:04 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 7:42 AM EDT2018-10-18 11:42:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer is interviewed on Cheddar on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free...(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this April 2, 2018, file photo, billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer is interviewed on Cheddar on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free...
    Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free speech, corporations or nonprofits have had an easier time supporting or denouncing political candidates, leading to massive spending in tight...More
    Since the U.S. Supreme Court declared that campaign spending is free speech, corporations or nonprofits have had an easier time supporting or denouncing political candidates, leading to massive spending in tight races.More
  • Judge frees Peru opposition leader Keiko Fujimori

    Judge frees Peru opposition leader Keiko Fujimori

    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:00:45 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 4:33 AM EDT2018-10-18 08:33:35 GMT
    An appeals judge has freed Peru's opposition leader Keiko Fujimori a week after she was arrested, but she remains under investigation over undeclared financial contributions to her 2011 campaign.More
    An appeals judge has freed Peru's opposition leader Keiko Fujimori a week after she was arrested, but she remains under investigation over undeclared financial contributions to her 2011 campaign.More
  • Montana Senate race awash in outside money as Trump returns

    Montana Senate race awash in outside money as Trump returns

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:38:50 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 2:04 AM EDT2018-10-18 06:04:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthew Brown). This Aug. 31, 2018 photo shows Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, right, listening to Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, speak about border security and immigration during a campaign event in Billings, M...(AP Photo/Matthew Brown). This Aug. 31, 2018 photo shows Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, right, listening to Brandon Judd, president of the National Border Patrol Council, speak about border security and immigration during a campaign event in Billings, M...
    Outside groups and individual donors have poured more than $45 million into Montana's U.S. Senate race as President Donald Trump prepares a third trip to the Big Sky state in his crusade to unseat two-term...More
    Outside groups and individual donors have poured more than $45 million into Montana's U.S. Senate race as President Donald Trump prepares a third trip to the Big Sky state in his crusade to unseat two-term Democratic Sen. Jon Tester.More
  • Gov. Baker: I misspoke; will vote for GOP Senate candidate

    Gov. Baker: I misspoke; will vote for GOP Senate candidate

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 10:18 PM EDT2018-10-18 02:18:38 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 1:01 AM EDT2018-10-18 05:01:38 GMT
    (Meredith Nierman/WGBH-TV via AP, Pool). Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, left, and Democratic challenger Jay Gonzalez, right, pose with hosts Jim Braude and Margery Eagan prior to a gubernatorial debate at the studios of WBGH-TV in Boston,...(Meredith Nierman/WGBH-TV via AP, Pool). Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, left, and Democratic challenger Jay Gonzalez, right, pose with hosts Jim Braude and Margery Eagan prior to a gubernatorial debate at the studios of WBGH-TV in Boston,...
    Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said during a debate that he hadn't decided if he would vote for fellow Republican and U.S. Senate candidate Geoff Diehl even though he endorsed Diehl's candidacy, but later said he...More
    Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said during a debate that he hadn't decided if he would vote for fellow Republican and U.S. Senate candidate Geoff Diehl even though he endorsed Diehl's candidacy, but later said he would vote for him.More
  • Migrants moving again in Guatemala, Trump targets Democrats

    Migrants moving again in Guatemala, Trump targets Democrats

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:09 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:09:36 GMT
    Thursday, October 18 2018 12:32 AM EDT2018-10-18 04:32:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants rest at an improvised shelter in Chiquimula, Guatemala, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to cut aid to Honduras if it doesn't stop the impromptu caravan of migrants,...(AP Photo/Moises Castillo). Honduran migrants rest at an improvised shelter in Chiquimula, Guatemala, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to cut aid to Honduras if it doesn't stop the impromptu caravan of migrants,...
    A caravan of some 2,000 migrants hoping to reach the United States marched deeper into Guatemala as President Donald Trump threatened to cut off aid to Central American countries that don't stop them.More
    A caravan of some 2,000 migrants hoping to reach the United States marched deeper into Guatemala as President Donald Trump threatened to cut off aid to Central American countries that don't stop them.More
  • Minnesota House hopeful calls marriage, fraud claims 'lies'

    Minnesota House hopeful calls marriage, fraud claims 'lies'

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:39 PM EDT2018-10-17 20:39:09 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-10-18 01:02:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Baenen, File). FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, Democrat Ilhan Omar, the nation's first Somali-American legislator who won her party's congressional primary in the race, talks during an interview at Peace Coffee in Minneapolis. O...(AP Photo/Jeff Baenen, File). FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2018 file photo, Democrat Ilhan Omar, the nation's first Somali-American legislator who won her party's congressional primary in the race, talks during an interview at Peace Coffee in Minneapolis. O...
    A Minnesota Democratic candidate for Congress and former refugee from Somalia continues to be dogged by questions about her past.More
    A Minnesota Democratic candidate for Congress and former refugee from Somalia continues to be dogged by questions about her past.More
  • Lt. governor's resignation sparks doubt in Alaska politics

    Lt. governor's resignation sparks doubt in Alaska politics

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:37 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:37:56 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:02 PM EDT2018-10-18 01:02:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). File - In this Aug. 20, 2018 file photo, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott sign forms at the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska after the two men submitted signatures to get their t...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). File - In this Aug. 20, 2018 file photo, Alaska Gov. Bill Walker, left, and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott sign forms at the Division of Elections office in Anchorage, Alaska after the two men submitted signatures to get their t...
    In a stunning October surprise, Alaska's lieutenant governor resigned Tuesday for making unspecified "inappropriate comments," imperiling the re-election hopes of Gov. Bill Walker, a man with whom he shared a...More
    In a stunning October surprise, Alaska's lieutenant governor resigned Tuesday for making unspecified "inappropriate comments," imperiling the re-election hopes of Gov. Bill Walker, a man with whom he shared a brother-like bond.More
  • The Latest: South Carolina gov hopefuls draw final contrasts

    The Latest: South Carolina gov hopefuls draw final contrasts

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:29 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:29:59 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:38 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:38:38 GMT
    (Andrew Whitaker/The Post And Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 file photo, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster gives two thumbs up during the gubernatorial debate at Newberry Opera House in Newberry, S.C. With less than thr...(Andrew Whitaker/The Post And Courier via AP, File). FILE - In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 file photo, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster gives two thumbs up during the gubernatorial debate at Newberry Opera House in Newberry, S.C. With less than thr...
    The men vying to be South Carolina's next governor are drawing their final contrasts as voters prepare to decide between them in next month's election.More
    The men vying to be South Carolina's next governor are drawing their final contrasts as voters prepare to decide between them in next month's election.More
  • Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to Medicare

    Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to Medicare

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:48:21 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:32 PM EDT2018-10-18 00:32:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are...(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are...
    With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will go after cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security to balance budgets if they control Congress after...More
    With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will go after cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security to balance budgets if they control Congress after the midterms.More
  • Democrats, Menendez facing tough fight in blue New Jersey

    Democrats, Menendez facing tough fight in blue New Jersey

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:49:11 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:51 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:51:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., speaks to reporters after casting his vote in the New Jersey primary election at the Harrison Community Center in Harrison, N.J. Menendez held a news...(AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File). FILE - In this June 5, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., speaks to reporters after casting his vote in the New Jersey primary election at the Harrison Community Center in Harrison, N.J. Menendez held a news...
    New Jersey Democratic incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez is in a tough re-election contest against his GOP rival.More
    New Jersey Democratic incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez is in a tough re-election contest against his GOP rival.More
  • Illinois candidate once said harassment leads to promiscuity

    Illinois candidate once said harassment leads to promiscuity

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:19:49 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:28:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sophia Tareen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Republican Illinois attorney general candidate Erika Harold speaks to The City Club of Chicago, in Chicago. Harold once said many victims of sexual harassment "become very promi...(AP Photo/Sophia Tareen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017, file photo, Republican Illinois attorney general candidate Erika Harold speaks to The City Club of Chicago, in Chicago. Harold once said many victims of sexual harassment "become very promi...
    A former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment "become very promiscuous" and that young people who are called names like "whore" or "slut" think:...More
    A former Miss America who is running for Illinois attorney general once said that many victims of sexual harassment "become very promiscuous" and that young people who are called names like "whore" or "slut" think: "That's what I want to be".More
  • Treasury employee charged in leak linked to Mueller's probe

    Treasury employee charged in leak linked to Mueller's probe

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:38 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:38:10 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-10-17 22:22:29 GMT
    A Treasury Department employee has been charged with leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.More
    A Treasury Department employee has been charged with leaking confidential banking reports of suspects charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.More
  • Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaise

    Democrats' not-so-secret plan to fight midterm malaise

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:28:42 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:15:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). In this Aug. 24, 2018 photo, Betty L. Petty of Sunflower County Parents and Students United, addresses a meeting of the Black Voters Matter Fund and several Mississippi grassroots organizations at MACE, Mississippi Action f...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). In this Aug. 24, 2018 photo, Betty L. Petty of Sunflower County Parents and Students United, addresses a meeting of the Black Voters Matter Fund and several Mississippi grassroots organizations at MACE, Mississippi Action f...
    Democrats are sparing nothing to make sure their voters cast ballots in November's midterm elections.More
    Democrats are sparing nothing to make sure their voters cast ballots in November's midterm elections.More
  • Trailing in polls, O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate

    Trailing in polls, O'Rourke lays into Cruz in Texas debate

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:26 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:26:34 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-10-17 21:06:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is hoping to reverse polls showing him fading against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in the second debate of a Texas Senate race that's become one of the nation's most-watched.More
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke is hoping to reverse polls showing him fading against Republican incumbent Ted Cruz in the second debate of a Texas Senate race that's become one of the nation's most-watched.More
  • America's most famous pimp, poised for elected office, dies

    America's most famous pimp, poised for elected office, dies

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:38 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:38:09 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-10-17 20:52:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File). FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russe...
    America's most famous pimp partied for days with porn stars, political pals and others to celebrate his 72nd birthday, but the revelry ended morning when Dennis Hof was found dead in one of his Nevada brothels.More
    America's most famous pimp partied for days with porn stars, political pals and others to celebrate his 72nd birthday, but the revelry ended morning when Dennis Hof was found dead in one of his Nevada brothels.More
  • Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:58 AM EDT2018-10-17 04:58:10 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-10-17 20:05:47 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens to a question during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump listens to a question during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump tells the AP he is not to blame if Republicans lose the House in November.More
    President Donald Trump tells the AP he is not to blame if Republicans lose the House in November.More
  • Only black GOP woman in Congress running in Trump-wary Utah

    Only black GOP woman in Congress running in Trump-wary Utah

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:08 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:08:52 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:58 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:58:07 GMT
    In the conservative stronghold of Utah, the first black female Republican in Congress is trying to fend off a challenge from a well-known Democratic mayor hoping to harness voters' dissatisfaction with Donald Trump.More
    In the conservative stronghold of Utah, the first black female Republican in Congress is trying to fend off a challenge from a well-known Democratic mayor hoping to harness voters' dissatisfaction with Donald Trump.More
  • Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

    Nevada legal pimp, candidate, star of HBO series found dead

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:26:12 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-10-17 18:09:27 GMT
    Nevada authorities say a legal pimp who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has died.More
    Nevada authorities say a legal pimp who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has died.More
  • Bomb kills Afghan candidate as Taliban vow to attack polls

    Bomb kills Afghan candidate as Taliban vow to attack polls

    Wednesday, October 17 2018 8:21 AM EDT2018-10-17 12:21:16 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:19 PM EDT2018-10-17 17:19:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan police stand guard at a checkpoint ahead of parliamentary elections scheduled for Oct. 20, at the Independent Election Commission compound in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan police stand guard at a checkpoint ahead of parliamentary elections scheduled for Oct. 20, at the Independent Election Commission compound in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018.
    Bomb kills Afghan parliamentary candidate as Taliban warn teachers, students not to take part in elections on Saturday.More
    Bomb kills Afghan parliamentary candidate as Taliban warn teachers, students not to take part in elections on Saturday.More
  • The Latest: Trump names DC lawyer new White House counsel

    The Latest: Trump names DC lawyer new White House counsel

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:36:19 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:32 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:32:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he's selected Washington lawyer Pat Cipollone to serve as his next White House counsel.More
    President Donald Trump says he's selected Washington lawyer Pat Cipollone to serve as his next White House counsel.More
  • Study: Without Medicaid expansion, poor forgo medical care

    Study: Without Medicaid expansion, poor forgo medical care

    Monday, October 15 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:04:57 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 12:15 PM EDT2018-10-17 16:15:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 28, 2018, file photo, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, speaks during a hearing on the nomination of Charles Rettig for Internal Revenue Service Commissioner o...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File). FILE - In this June 28, 2018, file photo, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, speaks during a hearing on the nomination of Charles Rettig for Internal Revenue Service Commissioner o...
    Government report: Low-income people in states that haven't expanded Medicaid much more likely to forgo care.More
    Government report: Low-income people in states that haven't expanded Medicaid much more likely to forgo care.More
  • MeToo, Kavanaugh topics of talk at women filmmakers' event

    MeToo, Kavanaugh topics of talk at women filmmakers' event

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:56 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:56:05 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 11:58 AM EDT2018-10-17 15:58:13 GMT
    (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP). Courteney Cox attends the Through Her Lens: The Tribeca Chanel Women's Filmmaker Program Luncheon at Locanda Verde on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in New York.(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP). Courteney Cox attends the Through Her Lens: The Tribeca Chanel Women's Filmmaker Program Luncheon at Locanda Verde on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in New York.
    The midterm elections, #MeToo and the Kavanaugh confirmation were all topics of conversation as women filmmakers and actors gathered for a mentoring event in Manhattan.More
    The midterm elections, #MeToo and the Kavanaugh confirmation were all topics of conversation as women filmmakers and actors gathered for a mentoring event in Manhattan.More
  • Indicted California incumbent steps up attacks on Democrat

    Indicted California incumbent steps up attacks on Democrat

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:28:21 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-10-17 13:48:05 GMT
    Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter steps up attacks on opponent's family's background _ something contender rejects as desperate attempt by indicted incumbent.More
    Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter steps up attacks on opponent's family's background _ something contender rejects as desperate attempt by indicted incumbent.More
  • Chance the Rapper weighs in on Chicago mayoral race

    Chance the Rapper weighs in on Chicago mayoral race

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:06:01 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 7:29 AM EDT2018-10-17 11:29:36 GMT
    (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chancelor Bennett, known professionally as Chance The Rapper, endorses Amara Enyia for mayor of Chicago during a press conference at City Hall, Tuesday morning, Oct. 16, 2018.(Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP). Chancelor Bennett, known professionally as Chance The Rapper, endorses Amara Enyia for mayor of Chicago during a press conference at City Hall, Tuesday morning, Oct. 16, 2018.
    Chance the Rapper is weighing in on the Chicago mayor's race.More
    Chance the Rapper is weighing in on the Chicago mayor's race.More
  • Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over comments

    Alaska lieutenant governor resigns over comments

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-10-17 00:17:47 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:42 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:42:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2015 file photo, Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott addresses a news conference in Anchorage, Alaska. The governor of Alaska says Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified "inappropriate co...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2015 file photo, Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott addresses a news conference in Anchorage, Alaska. The governor of Alaska says Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified "inappropriate co...
    Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified inappropriate comments, complicating what was already a difficult re-election fight for Gov. Bill Walker.More
    Alaska Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott has resigned over unspecified inappropriate comments, complicating what was already a difficult re-election fight for Gov. Bill Walker.More
  • Pelosi outlines agenda if Democrats retake House

    Pelosi outlines agenda if Democrats retake House

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:45:58 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:20:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In a Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday,...(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File). FILE - In a Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, in Washington. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday,...
    Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi outlined five of the top 10 agenda items Democrats will pursue if they retake control of the House in the midterm election.More
    Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi outlined five of the top 10 agenda items Democrats will pursue if they retake control of the House in the midterm election.More
  • Trump lashes out at Warren over DNA test, calls her 'phony!'

    Trump lashes out at Warren over DNA test, calls her 'phony!'

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:48 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:48:56 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:18:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). FILE - In this June 1, 2018 file photo, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks at the 2018 Massachusetts Democratic Party Convention in Worcester, Mass.   Warren has released results of a DNA test showing Native American ance...(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). FILE - In this June 1, 2018 file photo, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks at the 2018 Massachusetts Democratic Party Convention in Worcester, Mass. Warren has released results of a DNA test showing Native American ance...
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is suggesting President Donald Trump's comment about him personally administering a DNA test to her to prove her Native American heritage is "creepy".More
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren is suggesting President Donald Trump's comment about him personally administering a DNA test to her to prove her Native American heritage is "creepy".More
  • Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Trump tells AP he won't accept blame if GOP loses House

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:25:59 GMT
    Wednesday, October 17 2018 1:00 AM EDT2018-10-17 05:00:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in the Oval Office of the White House, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump says he won't accept the blame if Republicans lose the House in November.More
    President Donald Trump says he won't accept the blame if Republicans lose the House in November.More
  • As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    As an oil giant, Saudi threats against US loom large

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:05 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:05:51 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 11:33 PM EDT2018-10-17 03:33:18 GMT
    (Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...(Leah Millis/Pool via AP). U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, left, shakes hands with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday Oct. 16, 2018. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's King Sa...
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US.More
    Saudi Arabia's status as the biggest oil exporter gives it power to jolt the global economy but it's not expected to carry out threats against the US.More
  • Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Salesforce vs. Twitter in San Francisco homeless tax fight

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:26 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:26:35 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:54 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:54:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). In this Oct. 1, 2018 photo, Stormy Nichole Day, left, sits on a sidewalk on Haight Street with Nord (last name not given) and his dog Hobo while interviewed about being homeless in San Francisco. A measure on San Francisco's Nov. ...
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More
    San Francisco voters have a measure on the Nov. 6 ballot that would tax hundreds of the city's wealthiest companies to help thousands of homeless and mentally ill.More
  • House race in southwest Ohio heats up in fiery forum

    House race in southwest Ohio heats up in fiery forum

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:40:06 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:48:20 GMT
    A heated U.S. House race in southwest Ohio has gotten a little hotter.More
    A heated U.S. House race in southwest Ohio has gotten a little hotter.More
  • The Latest: O'Rourke evokes Trump's 'Lyin' Ted' in debate

    The Latest: O'Rourke evokes Trump's 'Lyin' Ted' in debate

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 9:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 01:48:21 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:48 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:48:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...
    Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke are wasting little time laying into each other in the second and final scheduled debate of a Texas Senate race that has become one of the country's hottest _ even as polls suggest it may...More
    Ted Cruz and Beto O'Rourke are wasting little time laying into each other in the second and final scheduled debate of a Texas Senate race that has become one of the country's hottest _ even as polls suggest it may not stay close.More
  • Democrat Julian Castro says he'll 'likely' run in 2020

    Democrat Julian Castro says he'll 'likely' run in 2020

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:38:57 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-10-17 02:13:49 GMT
    Democrat Julian Castro says he'll "likely" seek the presidency in 2020 after months of signs that former President Barack Obama's housing secretary is preparing for a White House run.More
    Democrat Julian Castro says he'll "likely" seek the presidency in 2020 after months of signs that former President Barack Obama's housing secretary is preparing for a White House run.More
  • Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans

    Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 3:47 PM EDT2018-10-16 19:47:01 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-10-17 00:12:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File ). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., gestures during a town hall style gathering in Woburn, Mass. She took the DNA test President Donald Trump urged. She’s hitting back in persona...(AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File ). FILE - In this Aug. 8, 2018 file photo, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., gestures during a town hall style gathering in Woburn, Mass. She took the DNA test President Donald Trump urged. She’s hitting back in persona...
    Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans with deeper tribal ties.More
    Elizabeth Warren's DNA claim inflames some Native Americans with deeper tribal ties.More
  • Head of firm behind Trump dossier won't talk to House panel

    Head of firm behind Trump dossier won't talk to House panel

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:35 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:35:46 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:52:26 GMT
    The co-founder of a political research firm behind a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's connections to Russia is refusing to speak to two House committees.More
    The co-founder of a political research firm behind a dossier of allegations about President Donald Trump's connections to Russia is refusing to speak to two House committees.More
  • New campaign seeks support for expanded Supreme Court

    New campaign seeks support for expanded Supreme Court

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:45 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:45:45 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:29 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:29:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. David Ake). In this Oct. 5, 2018 photo the U. S. Supreme Court building stands quietly before dawn in Washington.  A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign that wants to build support for expandin...(AP Photo/J. David Ake). In this Oct. 5, 2018 photo the U. S. Supreme Court building stands quietly before dawn in Washington. A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign that wants to build support for expandin...
    A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign aimed at building support for expanding the Supreme Court by four justices.More
    A couple of liberal Harvard law professors are lending their name to a new campaign aimed at building support for expanding the Supreme Court by four justices.More
  • Democrats dominate House GOP in money race ahead of midterms

    Democrats dominate House GOP in money race ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:45:31 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:28 PM EDT2018-10-16 22:28:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns.More
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns.More
  • Maryland's Jealous would broaden gun-control, oppose Trump

    Maryland's Jealous would broaden gun-control, oppose Trump

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:15 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:15:54 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 5:18 PM EDT2018-10-16 21:18:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/David McFadden). Ben Jealous, a former NAACP president who is running as the Democrat for governor of Maryland, poses for a photograph in Baltimore on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, after talking to The Associated Press about his effort to unseat Re...(AP Photo/David McFadden). Ben Jealous, a former NAACP president who is running as the Democrat for governor of Maryland, poses for a photograph in Baltimore on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, after talking to The Associated Press about his effort to unseat Re...
    Democrat Ben Jealous says he would support broadening a new Maryland gun-control law to restrict firearms access to people found to be a risk to themselves or others, if elected governor.More
    Democrat Ben Jealous says he would support broadening a new Maryland gun-control law to restrict firearms access to people found to be a risk to themselves or others, if elected governor.More
  • Voter records offered for sale month ahead of elections

    Voter records offered for sale month ahead of elections

    Monday, October 15 2018 7:15 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:15:15 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:52:17 GMT
    Security researchers say an estimated 35 million voter records from 19 U.S. states have been offered for sale on a dark web online forum.More
    Security researchers say an estimated 35 million voter records from 19 U.S. states have been offered for sale on a dark web online forum.More
  • A Trump stalwart softens her tone in pivotal US House race

    A Trump stalwart softens her tone in pivotal US House race

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:06:34 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:51 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:51:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015, file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-NY, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. Tenney faces Democratic New York State Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi in the state'...(AP Photo/Mike Groll, File). FILE - In this June 10, 2015, file photo, assemblywoman Claudia Tenney, R-NY, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol, in Albany, N.Y. Tenney faces Democratic New York State Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi in the state'...
    A first-term Republican in Congress whose brash rhetoric has been compared to that of Donald Trump is softening her tone as she faces a Democratic challenger in a race in upstate New York that pundits say is a tossup.More
    A first-term Republican in Congress whose brash rhetoric has been compared to that of Donald Trump is softening her tone as she faces a Democratic challenger in a race in upstate New York that pundits say is a tossup.More
  • Kansas governor's race is referendum on notorious tax cuts

    Kansas governor's race is referendum on notorious tax cuts

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:06 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:06:45 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:28 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:28:24 GMT
    (Dion Lefler/The Wichita Eagle via AP). Republican Kris Kobach, from left to right, Libertarian Jeff Caldwell, independent Greg Orman, Democrat Laura Kelly and independent Rick Kloos participate in a gubernatorial debate at KWCH-TV, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 20...(Dion Lefler/The Wichita Eagle via AP). Republican Kris Kobach, from left to right, Libertarian Jeff Caldwell, independent Greg Orman, Democrat Laura Kelly and independent Rick Kloos participate in a gubernatorial debate at KWCH-TV, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 20...
    The dead-heat Kansas governor's race has become a referendum on how a Republican experiment in slashing income taxes went awry.More
    The dead-heat Kansas governor's race has become a referendum on how a Republican experiment in slashing income taxes went awry.More
  • Macron seeks new start in French govt reshuffle in TV speech

    Macron seeks new start in French govt reshuffle in TV speech

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:15 AM EDT2018-10-16 08:15:30 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-10-16 20:11:52 GMT
    French president Emmanuel Macron has named a key political ally as interior minister in an expected cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday.More
    French president Emmanuel Macron has named a key political ally as interior minister in an expected cabinet reshuffle on Tuesday.More
  • The Latest: Trump says Warren being 'slammed' over DNA test

    The Latest: Trump says Warren being 'slammed' over DNA test

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:45:50 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:40 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:40:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). First lady Melania Trump looks on as President Donald Trump reacts to a question about Sen. Elizabeth Warren from a reporter during a briefing with state and local officials on the response to Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). First lady Melania Trump looks on as President Donald Trump reacts to a question about Sen. Elizabeth Warren from a reporter during a briefing with state and local officials on the response to Hurricane Michael, Monday, Oct. 15, ...
    President Donald Trump says Sen. Elizabeth Warren "is getting slammed" for releasing DNA test results showing she has some Native American ancestry.More
    President Donald Trump says Sen. Elizabeth Warren "is getting slammed" for releasing DNA test results showing she has some Native American ancestry.More
  • Cruz enters debate with polling lead; Trump rally coming

    Cruz enters debate with polling lead; Trump rally coming

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:35:59 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:19:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...(AP Photo/Eric Gay). Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke, center, ducks through the rain as he arrives for rally, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, in San Antonio. O'Rourke is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debat...
    Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke of Texas is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.More
    Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke of Texas is taking a sharper tone in his campaign heading into the final scheduled debate with Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.More
  • Armenian premier steps down, maneuvering for early election

    Armenian premier steps down, maneuvering for early election

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 16:25:45 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:19 PM EDT2018-10-16 18:19:14 GMT
    Armenia's prime minister has stepped down _ a political maneuver aimed at forcing early elections.More
    Armenia's prime minister has stepped down _ a political maneuver aimed at forcing early elections.More
  • McSally accuses Sinema of backing "treason" in Senate debate

    McSally accuses Sinema of backing "treason" in Senate debate

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:55 PM EDT2018-10-15 16:55:08 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:38 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:38:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, file). FILE--In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office on primary election day in Phoenix. Republican Martha McSally and Sinema will confron...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, file). FILE--In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office on primary election day in Phoenix. Republican Martha McSally and Sinema will confron...
    Two Arizona congresswomen are facing off in the only debate in the race for the state's open senate seat.More
    Two Arizona congresswomen are facing off in the only debate in the race for the state's open senate seat.More
  • 2020 Democrats building ties to power brokers in key states

    2020 Democrats building ties to power brokers in key states

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:25:46 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:26 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:26:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with The Associated Press in Los Angeles. Before he cut the $100,000 checks, Garcetti brought the Democratic P...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, file photo, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti talks during an interview with The Associated Press in Los Angeles. Before he cut the $100,000 checks, Garcetti brought the Democratic P...
    With money, time and attention, Democratic presidential prospects court early-state leaders.More
    With money, time and attention, Democratic presidential prospects court early-state leaders.More
  • Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

    Democratic candidates focus on health care as midterms near

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:35:03 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:07 PM EDT2018-10-16 17:07:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...
    Democrats focus on health care as top issue to close out midterm campaigns.More
    Democrats focus on health care as top issue to close out midterm campaigns.More
  • Australia considers moving embassy to Jerusalem

    Australia considers moving embassy to Jerusalem

    Monday, October 15 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-10-16 01:15:26 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 10:39 AM EDT2018-10-16 14:39:22 GMT
    Australia's prime minister says he is open to relocating the Australian Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.More
    Australia's prime minister says he is open to relocating the Australian Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.More
  • Merkel's Bavarian ally seeks quick decisions after election

    Merkel's Bavarian ally seeks quick decisions after election

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:55 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:55:38 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 8:58 AM EDT2018-10-16 12:58:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). German Interior Minister and CSU chairman Horst Seehofer attends a press conference at the headquarters of the Christian Social Union, CSU, in Munich, Germany, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, the day after their party lost the abso...(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). German Interior Minister and CSU chairman Horst Seehofer attends a press conference at the headquarters of the Christian Social Union, CSU, in Munich, Germany, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, the day after their party lost the abso...
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel's often-awkward Bavarian ally says he wants his party to draw consequences from its poor state election performance before Christmas, but is being coy about his own future.More
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel's often-awkward Bavarian ally says he wants his party to draw consequences from its poor state election performance before Christmas, but is being coy about his own future.More
  • Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Monday, October 15 2018 10:25 PM EDT2018-10-16 02:25:32 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 6:08 AM EDT2018-10-16 10:08:10 GMT
    Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks from the midterm elections that will determine who controls Capitol Hill in January.More
    Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many of the key Senate and House campaigns three weeks from the midterm elections that will determine who controls Capitol Hill in January.More
  • Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Democrats lead Republicans on fundraising ahead of midterms

    Tuesday, October 16 2018 12:45 AM EDT2018-10-16 04:45:24 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 2:25 AM EDT2018-10-16 06:25:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to a supporter at a campaign stop at the University of Missouri - St. Louis, in St. Louis. Democrats are leading Republicans in the...
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns.More
    With three weeks to go until the midterm elections, Democrats are leading Republicans in the money race in many key congressional campaigns.More
  • Sen. Warren: DNA test shows I have Native American heritage

    Sen. Warren: DNA test shows I have Native American heritage

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-10-15 10:45:09 GMT
    Tuesday, October 16 2018 1:28 AM EDT2018-10-16 05:28:05 GMT
    A DNA analysis done on Sen. Elizabeth Warren provides strong evidence she has Native American heritage.More
    A DNA analysis done on Sen. Elizabeth Warren provides strong evidence she has Native American heritage.More
  • McCaskill brings in another $8.5M for Senate re-election bid

    McCaskill brings in another $8.5M for Senate re-election bid

    Monday, October 15 2018 6:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:35:16 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-10-15 23:17:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley.(AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File). FILE - This combination of file photos shows Missouri U.S. Senate candidates in the November election, Democratic incumbent Sen. Claire McCaskill, left, and her Republican challenger Josh Hawley.
    New numbers show Missouri's Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill brought in nearly $8.5 million for her re-election bid in recent months.More
    New numbers show Missouri's Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill brought in nearly $8.5 million for her re-election bid in recent months.More
  • GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority

    GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority

    Monday, October 15 2018 1:04 AM EDT2018-10-15 05:04:50 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 6:57 PM EDT2018-10-15 22:57:25 GMT
    GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority.More
    GOP plays blame game while fighting to save House majority.More
  • Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Baldwin urges 'overthrow' of Trump government via voting

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:44 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:44:43 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 5:06 PM EDT2018-10-15 21:06:03 GMT
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.".More
    Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully "overthrow the government of Donald Trump.".More
  • Mixing bravado and insults, Trump rallies delight supporters

    Mixing bravado and insults, Trump rallies delight supporters

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:25 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:25:23 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:17 PM EDT2018-10-15 20:17:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...
    Trump rallies mix bravado and insults, delighting supporters needed for GOP's midterm candidates.More
    Trump rallies mix bravado and insults, delighting supporters needed for GOP's midterm candidates.More
  • Merkel vows to restore Germans' confidence in government

    Merkel vows to restore Germans' confidence in government

    Monday, October 15 2018 4:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:35:11 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:46 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:46:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Horst Seehofer, German Interior Minister and Chairman of the Christian Social Union, CSU, arrives for a statement in the state parliament in Munich, Germany, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, after his party lost in he Bavarian state ...(AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson). Horst Seehofer, German Interior Minister and Chairman of the Christian Social Union, CSU, arrives for a statement in the state parliament in Munich, Germany, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, after his party lost in he Bavarian state ...
    The leader of Angela Merkel's allies in Bavaria is vowing to support the German Chancellor's national government despite his party's poor result in regional elections Sunday.More
    The leader of Angela Merkel's allies in Bavaria is vowing to support the German Chancellor's national government despite his party's poor result in regional elections Sunday.More
  • Keeping it real: Democrats push candidates to be authentic

    Keeping it real: Democrats push candidates to be authentic

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:15 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:15:00 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 10:17 AM EDT2018-10-15 14:17:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, Beto O'Rourke speaks during the general session at the Texas Democratic Convention in Fort Worth, Texas. For many Democrats, Beto O'Rourke's response to a question about N...(AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, Beto O'Rourke speaks during the general session at the Texas Democratic Convention in Fort Worth, Texas. For many Democrats, Beto O'Rourke's response to a question about N...
    Democrats push candidates to be more open, unvarnished in effort to sell voters on their values.More
    Democrats push candidates to be more open, unvarnished in effort to sell voters on their values.More
  • Portugal's Socialists eye next election with govt reshuffle

    Portugal's Socialists eye next election with govt reshuffle

    Monday, October 15 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-10-15 12:35:03 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 9:48 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:48:04 GMT
    Four new ministers have taken office in the Portuguese government as the center-left Socialists look to freshen their administration a year before the next general election.More
    Four new ministers have taken office in the Portuguese government as the center-left Socialists look to freshen their administration a year before the next general election.More
  • Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term

    Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term

    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:14 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:14:43 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 9:07 AM EDT2018-10-15 13:07:04 GMT
    Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term.More
    Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term.More
  • Feeling 'vindicated,' Malaysia's Anwar takes lawmaker oath

    Feeling 'vindicated,' Malaysia's Anwar takes lawmaker oath

    Monday, October 15 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:05:13 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 4:37 AM EDT2018-10-15 08:37:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, right, and Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Ismail, pray during a parliament session in Kuala Lumpur, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Charismatic Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim won a by-electi...(AP Photo/Yam G-Jun). Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, right, and Deputy Prime Minister Wan Azizah Ismail, pray during a parliament session in Kuala Lumpur, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018. Charismatic Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim won a by-electi...
    Malaysian Prime Minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim has taken his oath as a lawmaker, marking his return to active politics three years after he was imprisoned for sodomy in a charge critics said was politically...More
    Malaysian Prime Minister-in-waiting Anwar Ibrahim has taken his oath as a lawmaker, marking his return to active politics three years after he was imprisoned for sodomy in a charge critics said was politically motivated.More
  • Bavarian voters punish Merkel allies in state election

    Bavarian voters punish Merkel allies in state election

    Sunday, October 14 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-10-14 06:14:28 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:57 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:57:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). Bavarian State Governor Markus Soeder arrives for a election campaign in Munich, Germany, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). Bavarian State Governor Markus Soeder arrives for a election campaign in Munich, Germany, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018.
    Bavarians are voting in a state election that is expected to deal the prosperous region's long-dominant conservative party a stinging setback, with unpredictable consequences for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's...More
    Bavarians are voting in a state election that is expected to deal the prosperous region's long-dominant conservative party a stinging setback, with unpredictable consequences for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's national government.More
  • Trump trashes Democrats' Medicare for All plan in op-ed

    Trump trashes Democrats' Medicare for All plan in op-ed

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 6:18 AM EDT2018-10-10 10:18:14 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 3:27 AM EDT2018-10-15 07:27:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump waves upon arrival at the White House in Washington, early Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, from a trip to Omaha, Neb.(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta). President Donald Trump waves upon arrival at the White House in Washington, early Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, from a trip to Omaha, Neb.
    President Donald Trump is stepping up his attack on Democrats over a health care proposal called Medicare for All.More
    President Donald Trump is stepping up his attack on Democrats over a health care proposal called Medicare for All.More
  • Trump on rally blitz as he tries to stave off Dem gains

    Trump on rally blitz as he tries to stave off Dem gains

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:34 AM EDT2018-10-14 12:34:33 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:37 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:37:28 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2018, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Erie Insurance Arena, in Erie, Pa. President Donald Trump's campaign rallies once had the feel of angry, raucous griev...
    Donald Trump's rallies were once the cornerstone of his unconventional presidential campaign, but now they're being deployed with gusto as Trump and his team work to defy polls and precedent and save the GOP...More
    Donald Trump's rallies were once the cornerstone of his unconventional presidential campaign, but now they're being deployed with gusto as Trump and his team work to defy polls and precedent and save the GOP majority in Congress on Election Day.More
  • New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    New strategy: Democrats go all-in on health care in midterms

    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-10-14 14:44:45 GMT
    Monday, October 15 2018 12:29 AM EDT2018-10-15 04:29:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File). FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2018, file photo, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., talks to campaign volunteers at a Democratic campaign office in Phoenix. As the November elections near, Democrats are focusing on health care. I...
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care.More
    President Donald Trump may be the impetus for Democratic anger that is powering the midterm elections, but the Democrats' top issue isn't the president. It's health care.More
  • Georgia senator accused of briefly snatching student's phone

    Georgia senator accused of briefly snatching student's phone

    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:04 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:04:50 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 10:35 PM EDT2018-10-15 02:35:33 GMT
    A Georgia Tech political group says Sen. David Perdue snatched a phone from a student who was video recording while asking the Republican lawmaker a question about Georgia's governor's race.More
    A Georgia Tech political group says Sen. David Perdue snatched a phone from a student who was video recording while asking the Republican lawmaker a question about Georgia's governor's race.More
  • North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

    North Dakota Democrat Heitkamp scrambles to catch Cramer

    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:44 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:44:31 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:07:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dave Kolpack). In this Oct. 11, 2018, photo, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp talks to North Dakota State University students during a campaign event at the Fargo, N.D. college. Heitkamp is considered the underdog in her race against Republican Rep. ...(AP Photo/Dave Kolpack). In this Oct. 11, 2018, photo, U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp talks to North Dakota State University students during a campaign event at the Fargo, N.D. college. Heitkamp is considered the underdog in her race against Republican Rep. ...
    An already tenuous bid for a second term has taken on new urgency for North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since she voted against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.More
    An already tenuous bid for a second term has taken on new urgency for North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp since she voted against Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court.More
  • Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

    Ohio US senate candidates spar over health care, immigration

    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:05 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:05:17 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 01:07:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Phil Long, Pool). Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio speaks during a debate at the Idea Center in Playhouse Square, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Cleveland.(AP Photo/Phil Long, Pool). Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio speaks during a debate at the Idea Center in Playhouse Square, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Cleveland.
    Candidates in Ohio's U.S. senate campaign have sparred over health care, approaches to climate change, tariffs and gun control in their first of three debates.More
    Candidates in Ohio's U.S. senate campaign have sparred over health care, approaches to climate change, tariffs and gun control in their first of three debates.More
  • Authenticity now the attribute craved by national Democrats

    Authenticity now the attribute craved by national Democrats

    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:33 PM EDT2018-10-13 16:33:59 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:07:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, Beto O'Rourke speaks during the general session at the Texas Democratic Convention in Fort Worth, Texas. For many Democrats, Beto O'Rourke's response to a question about N...(AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez, File). FILE - In this June 22, 2018, file photo, Beto O'Rourke speaks during the general session at the Texas Democratic Convention in Fort Worth, Texas. For many Democrats, Beto O'Rourke's response to a question about N...
    If there's a common buzzword in Democratic circles as Election Day nears, its authenticity.More
    If there's a common buzzword in Democratic circles as Election Day nears, its authenticity.More
  • In Kentucky, Trump rallies voters while praising McConnell

    In Kentucky, Trump rallies voters while praising McConnell

    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:54 AM EDT2018-10-14 04:54:12 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:07 PM EDT2018-10-15 00:07:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump, left, invites Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, of Ky., right, onstage as he speaks at a rally at Alumni Coliseum in Richmond, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump, left, invites Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, of Ky., right, onstage as he speaks at a rally at Alumni Coliseum in Richmond, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
    Trump praises McConnell as 'Kentucky tough' after majority leader stayed the course on Kavanaugh confirmation.More
    Trump praises McConnell as 'Kentucky tough' after majority leader stayed the course on Kavanaugh confirmation.More
  • The Latest: Exit polls: Top party losing Bavaria majority

    The Latest: Exit polls: Top party losing Bavaria majority

    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-10-14 16:14:31 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:24 PM EDT2018-10-14 16:24:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). Young men in traditional Bavarian clothes arrive at a polling station for the Bavarian state elections in Maisach, southern Germany, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Matthias Schrader). Young men in traditional Bavarian clothes arrive at a polling station for the Bavarian state elections in Maisach, southern Germany, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018.
    Exit polls indicate German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative allies are losing their absolute majority in Bavaria's state parliament by a wide margin.More
    Exit polls indicate German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative allies are losing their absolute majority in Bavaria's state parliament by a wide margin.More
  • Tester goes on the attack in Montana US Senate race debate

    Tester goes on the attack in Montana US Senate race debate

    Saturday, October 13 2018 9:24 PM EDT2018-10-14 01:24:07 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:37 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:37:30 GMT
    (Rachel Leathe/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2018 file photo, Montana auditor and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale speaks during a rally at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds, in Bozeman, Mont. Political obse...(Rachel Leathe/Bozeman Daily Chronicle via AP, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2018 file photo, Montana auditor and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale speaks during a rally at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds, in Bozeman, Mont. Political obse...
    U.S. Sen. Jon Tester is going on the attack against Republican candidate Matt Rosendale in Montana's tightening Senate race.More
    U.S. Sen. Jon Tester is going on the attack against Republican candidate Matt Rosendale in Montana's tightening Senate race.More
  • Houston firefighters take battle over pay to voters

    Houston firefighters take battle over pay to voters

    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:34 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:34:17 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 11:28 AM EDT2018-10-14 15:28:33 GMT
    ( =Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP). In this Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 photo, Houston firefighters Jason Beasley left, and Bucky Glenn carry a sign to a truck as they prepare to go out and talk to people about Proposition B, the pay "parity" item o...( =Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP). In this Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 photo, Houston firefighters Jason Beasley left, and Bucky Glenn carry a sign to a truck as they prepare to go out and talk to people about Proposition B, the pay "parity" item o...
    Voters in Houston are being asked to resolve a contentious battle between the city and its firefighters over pay raises.More
    Voters in Houston are being asked to resolve a contentious battle between the city and its firefighters over pay raises.More
  • Bloomberg's New Hampshire event fuels White House bid talk

    Bloomberg's New Hampshire event fuels White House bid talk

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:44 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:44:08 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-10-14 13:36:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/ Cheryl Senter). Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg talks to a woman who lost her daughter to gun violence after speaking at a rally at City Hall in Nashua, N.H. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/ Cheryl Senter). Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg talks to a woman who lost her daughter to gun violence after speaking at a rally at City Hall in Nashua, N.H. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018.
    A quick stop by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to the state that holds the first primary in the race for the White House is sparking more speculation about a possible presidential bid.More
    A quick stop by former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg to the state that holds the first primary in the race for the White House is sparking more speculation about a possible presidential bid.More
  • Democratic Sen. Harris to make campaign trip to Iowa

    Democratic Sen. Harris to make campaign trip to Iowa

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:56 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:56:31 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:35 AM EDT2018-10-14 12:35:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Judiciary Committee members Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., left, and Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., arrive at the chamber for the final vote to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, at the Capitol in Washington...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Senate Judiciary Committee members Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., left, and Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., arrive at the chamber for the final vote to confirm Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, at the Capitol in Washington...
    Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris of California is making her first campaign trip to Iowa before Election Day, adding to speculation about a potential presidential run in 2020.More
    Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris of California is making her first campaign trip to Iowa before Election Day, adding to speculation about a potential presidential run in 2020.More
  • Afghan official: 14 killed in bombing at candidate rally

    Afghan official: 14 killed in bombing at candidate rally

    Saturday, October 13 2018 7:03 AM EDT2018-10-13 11:03:45 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 8:26 AM EDT2018-10-14 12:26:31 GMT
    Afghan official says at least 13 people including civilians and security forces have been killed in a bombing at an election rally in northeastern Afghanistan.More
    Afghan official says at least 13 people including civilians and security forces have been killed in a bombing at an election rally in northeastern Afghanistan.More
  • The Latest: Trump campaign plans more rallies for midterms

    The Latest: Trump campaign plans more rallies for midterms

    Saturday, October 13 2018 11:33 AM EDT2018-10-13 15:33:59 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-10-14 04:55:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.(AP Photo/John Minchillo). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.
    President Donald Trump is set to spend Saturday night in Kentucky campaigning for the Republican candidate in one of the country's most closely watched congressional races.More
    President Donald Trump is set to spend Saturday night in Kentucky campaigning for the Republican candidate in one of the country's most closely watched congressional races.More
  • US pastor freed from Turkey prays with Trump in Oval Office

    US pastor freed from Turkey prays with Trump in Oval Office

    Saturday, October 13 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-10-13 06:33:38 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:55 AM EDT2018-10-14 04:55:37 GMT
    An American pastor freed after nearly two years of detention in Turkey is expected to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House.More
    An American pastor freed after nearly two years of detention in Turkey is expected to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House.More
  • Trump praises McConnell's role in battle over Kavanaugh

    Trump praises McConnell's role in battle over Kavanaugh

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:23:49 GMT
    Sunday, October 14 2018 12:35 AM EDT2018-10-14 04:35:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump waves as he arrives for a campaign rally, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump waves as he arrives for a campaign rally, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.
    President Donald Trump took a victory lap in Ohio, touting a "really historic week for America".More
    President Donald Trump took a victory lap in Ohio, touting a "really historic week for America".More
  • Biden, Pence rally Indiana voters in fierce Senate race

    Biden, Pence rally Indiana voters in fierce Senate race

    Friday, October 12 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-10-12 05:03:03 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 4:11 PM EDT2018-10-13 20:11:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, Pool, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2018, file photo, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., left, shakes hands with Republican former state Rep. Mike Braun following a U.S. Senate Debate in Westville, Ind. Donnelly is hoping a visit fro...(AP Photo/Darron Cummings, Pool, File). FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2018, file photo, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., left, shakes hands with Republican former state Rep. Mike Braun following a U.S. Senate Debate in Westville, Ind. Donnelly is hoping a visit fro...
    Sen. Joe Donnelly is hoping a visit from former Vice President Joe Biden will help his effort to run up the vote in the Democratic stronghold of northwest Indiana.More
    Sen. Joe Donnelly is hoping a visit from former Vice President Joe Biden will help his effort to run up the vote in the Democratic stronghold of northwest Indiana.More
  • Stacey Abrams' trying to mobilize Georgia's sporadic voters

    Stacey Abrams' trying to mobilize Georgia's sporadic voters

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:23 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:23:36 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:46 PM EDT2018-10-13 17:46:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE- In this May 22, 2018, file photo Georgia's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams waves in Atlanta. Abrams is trying to reach voters who don’t usually vote in midterm elections in the hopes to drive up tu...(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE- In this May 22, 2018, file photo Georgia's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams waves in Atlanta. Abrams is trying to reach voters who don’t usually vote in midterm elections in the hopes to drive up tu...
    Stacey Abrams says she cannot become governor of Georgia without convincing tens of thousands of sporadic voters to come to the polls.More
    Stacey Abrams says she cannot become governor of Georgia without convincing tens of thousands of sporadic voters to come to the polls.More
  • Malaysia PM-in-waiting Anwar wins parliamentary by-election

    Malaysia PM-in-waiting Anwar wins parliamentary by-election

    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:35:41 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 12:14 PM EDT2018-10-13 16:14:42 GMT
    (AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia's politician Anwar Ibrahim, right, celebrates after winning the by-election in the southern coastal town in Port Dickson, Malaysia. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim won a parliamentary seat ...(AP Photo/Vincent Thian). Malaysia's politician Anwar Ibrahim, right, celebrates after winning the by-election in the southern coastal town in Port Dickson, Malaysia. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2018. Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim won a parliamentary seat ...
    Charismatic Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim has won a by-election for a parliamentary seat with a landslide victory in a grand political comeback to help him prepare for his eventual takeover from Prime Minister...More
    Charismatic Malaysian politician Anwar Ibrahim has won a by-election for a parliamentary seat with a landslide victory in a grand political comeback to help him prepare for his eventual takeover from Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad.More
  • Conservative opposition party wins Czech Senate election

    Conservative opposition party wins Czech Senate election

    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:33 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:33:50 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:35 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:35:36 GMT
    (Ondrej Deml/File/CTK via AP). FILE-In this Friday Oct. 5, 2018, file photo, Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis votes during the first day of local and first round of the elections for Parliament's upper house, the Senate, in Pruhonice near Prague, Czec...(Ondrej Deml/File/CTK via AP). FILE-In this Friday Oct. 5, 2018, file photo, Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis votes during the first day of local and first round of the elections for Parliament's upper house, the Senate, in Pruhonice near Prague, Czec...
    A conservative opposition party in the Czech Republic has won an election for a third of the seats in Parliament's upper house as the ruling coalition of Prime Minister Andrej Babis suffered a setback.More
    A conservative opposition party in the Czech Republic has won an election for a third of the seats in Parliament's upper house as the ruling coalition of Prime Minister Andrej Babis suffered a setback.More
  • South Carolina swarmed by potential Democratic candidates

    South Carolina swarmed by potential Democratic candidates

    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:13:45 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 10:16 AM EDT2018-10-13 14:16:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the media in Cincinnati. Home to the first-in-the-South primaries, South Carolina is accustomed to the parade of presidential candidate...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the media in Cincinnati. Home to the first-in-the-South primaries, South Carolina is accustomed to the parade of presidential candidate...
    Even by South Carolina standards, the state is about to be visited by a lot of Democratic presidential contenders.More
    Even by South Carolina standards, the state is about to be visited by a lot of Democratic presidential contenders.More
  • Saudi Arabia, Turkey have no US ambassadors amid crisis

    Saudi Arabia, Turkey have no US ambassadors amid crisis

    Saturday, October 13 2018 2:43 AM EDT2018-10-13 06:43:58 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 8:46 AM EDT2018-10-13 12:46:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo President Donald Trump talks with reporters in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. The disappearance of U.S. resident Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo President Donald Trump talks with reporters in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. The disappearance of U.S. resident Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate ...
    The disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate in Turkey has thrust the Trump administration's large number of diplomatic vacancies back into the spotlight.More
    The disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate in Turkey has thrust the Trump administration's large number of diplomatic vacancies back into the spotlight.More
  • O'Rourke raises record $38M, triples Cruz amid sagging polls

    O'Rourke raises record $38M, triples Cruz amid sagging polls

    Friday, October 12 2018 10:13 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:13:20 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 2:34 AM EDT2018-10-13 06:34:15 GMT
    (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File). This combination of Sept. 21, 2018, file photos show Republican U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, left, and Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke, right, during their first Senate debate in Dallas. O'Ro...(Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File). This combination of Sept. 21, 2018, file photos show Republican U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, left, and Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke, right, during their first Senate debate in Dallas. O'Ro...
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke says he raised a record-breaking $38.1 million in the past three months in Texas' close U.S. Senate race.More
    Democrat Beto O'Rourke says he raised a record-breaking $38.1 million in the past three months in Texas' close U.S. Senate race.More
  • Still no US ambassadors in Saudi Arabia, Turkey amid crisis

    Still no US ambassadors in Saudi Arabia, Turkey amid crisis

    Friday, October 12 2018 1:33 PM EDT2018-10-12 17:33:47 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:36 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:36:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo President Donald Trump talks with reporters in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. The disappearance of U.S. resident Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate ...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2018, file photo President Donald Trump talks with reporters in the Oval Office of the White House, in Washington. The disappearance of U.S. resident Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate ...
    The disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate in Turkey has thrust the Trump administration's large number of diplomatic vacancies back into the spotlight.More
    The disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi after visiting a Saudi consulate in Turkey has thrust the Trump administration's large number of diplomatic vacancies back into the spotlight.More
  • Inside Stacey Abrams' strategy to mobilize Georgia voters

    Inside Stacey Abrams' strategy to mobilize Georgia voters

    Friday, October 12 2018 6:23 PM EDT2018-10-12 22:23:28 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:26 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:26:04 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE- In this May 22, 2018, file photo Georgia's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams waves in Atlanta. Abrams is trying to reach voters who don’t usually vote in midterm elections in the hopes to drive up tu...(AP Photo/John Bazemore, File). FILE- In this May 22, 2018, file photo Georgia's Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams waves in Atlanta. Abrams is trying to reach voters who don’t usually vote in midterm elections in the hopes to drive up tu...
    Stacey Abrams says she cannot become governor of Georgia without convincing tens of thousands of sporadic voters to come to the polls.More
    Stacey Abrams says she cannot become governor of Georgia without convincing tens of thousands of sporadic voters to come to the polls.More
  • At Ohio rally, Trump touts 'historic week for America'

    At Ohio rally, Trump touts 'historic week for America'

    Friday, October 12 2018 8:03 PM EDT2018-10-13 00:03:28 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:25 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:25:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump waves as he arrives for a campaign rally, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump waves as he arrives for a campaign rally, Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, in Lebanon, Ohio.
    President Donald Trump is urging his supporters in Ohio to vote Republican in the midterm election on Nov. 6.More
    President Donald Trump is urging his supporters in Ohio to vote Republican in the midterm election on Nov. 6.More
  • Democratic presidential prospects swarm South Carolina

    Democratic presidential prospects swarm South Carolina

    Friday, October 12 2018 4:33 PM EDT2018-10-12 20:33:44 GMT
    Saturday, October 13 2018 1:16 AM EDT2018-10-13 05:16:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the media in Cincinnati. Home to the first-in-the-South primaries, South Carolina is accustomed to the parade of presidential candidate...(AP Photo/John Minchillo, File). FILE - In this June 29, 2018, file photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the media in Cincinnati. Home to the first-in-the-South primaries, South Carolina is accustomed to the parade of presidential candidate...
    Even by South Car Even by South Carolina standards, the state is about to be visited by a lot of Democratic presidential contendersolina standards, this is a lot.More
    Even by South Car Even by South Carolina standards, the state is about to be visited by a lot of Democratic presidential contendersolina standards, this is a lot.More
  • Tough-talking GOP rival to governor: I'll stomp on your face

    Tough-talking GOP rival to governor: I'll stomp on your face

    Friday, October 12 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-10-12 22:44:10 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 6:45 PM EDT2018-10-12 22:45:48 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE – In this Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, Pennsylvania state Sen. Scott Wagner, seeking the Republican nomination to challenge Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's 2018 bid for re-election, takes part in the Montgomery County Republ...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE – In this Oct. 19, 2017, file photo, Pennsylvania state Sen. Scott Wagner, seeking the Republican nomination to challenge Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's 2018 bid for re-election, takes part in the Montgomery County Republ...
    Pennsylvania's Republican candidate for governor is telling Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf to put on a catcher's mask because he's going to stomp on his face with golf spikes.More
    Pennsylvania's Republican candidate for governor is telling Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf to put on a catcher's mask because he's going to stomp on his face with golf spikes.More
  • Independent women a key in outcome of Montana Senate race

    Independent women a key in outcome of Montana Senate race

    Friday, October 12 2018 9:43 AM EDT2018-10-12 13:43:28 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 6:36 PM EDT2018-10-12 22:36:48 GMT
    A key factor in deciding the outcome of Montana's high-profile Senate race will be whether independent women who voted for Donald Trump in 2016 stick with the president and Republicans again this year.More
    A key factor in deciding the outcome of Montana's high-profile Senate race will be whether independent women who voted for Donald Trump in 2016 stick with the president and Republicans again this year.More
  • Correction: Tropical Weather-The Latest story

    Correction: Tropical Weather-The Latest story

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:49 AM EDT2018-10-11 06:49:41 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 4:37 PM EDT2018-10-12 20:37:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Shredded trees, derailed train cars and a sunken trailer are seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Shredded trees, derailed train cars and a sunken trailer are seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael in Panama City, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.
    An official with an emergency management agency says Tropical Storm Michael has killed a child in Georgia.More
    An official with an emergency management agency says Tropical Storm Michael has killed a child in Georgia.More
  • GOP decries Dems' 'mob rule,' flipping the script

    GOP decries Dems' 'mob rule,' flipping the script

    Friday, October 12 2018 12:53 AM EDT2018-10-12 04:53:03 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 4:35 PM EDT2018-10-12 20:35:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, in Washington.
    President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans say Democrats are using 'mob rule' and radical tactics and warning GOP voters that things may only get worse.More
    President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans say Democrats are using 'mob rule' and radical tactics and warning GOP voters that things may only get worse.More
  • Nevada Senate race could test Kavanaugh impact

    Nevada Senate race could test Kavanaugh impact

    Friday, October 12 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-10-12 05:03:23 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-10-12 18:55:40 GMT
    Nevada Senate race could test Kavanaugh impact; Democrat painting incumbent Heller as someone without firm principles.More
    Nevada Senate race could test Kavanaugh impact; Democrat painting incumbent Heller as someone without firm principles.More
  • France's Le Pen meets Bannon, changes mind on offer to help

    France's Le Pen meets Bannon, changes mind on offer to help

    Friday, October 12 2018 9:03 AM EDT2018-10-12 13:03:13 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 1:42 PM EDT2018-10-12 17:42:54 GMT
    (AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Saturday, March 10, 2018 file photo, former White House strategist Steve Bannon holds a press conference with National Front party leader Marine Le Pen, right, at the party congress in the northern French city of Lille....(AP Photo, File). FILE - In this Saturday, March 10, 2018 file photo, former White House strategist Steve Bannon holds a press conference with National Front party leader Marine Le Pen, right, at the party congress in the northern French city of Lille....
    Far-right French leader Marine Le Pen has met with former White House strategist Steve Bannon and signaled her interest in his project to help European populist parties _ just days after rejecting assistance from...More
    Far-right French leader Marine Le Pen has met with former White House strategist Steve Bannon and signaled her interest in his project to help European populist parties _ just days after rejecting assistance from an American.More
  • Trump defends Saudi arms sales amid fury over missing writer

    Trump defends Saudi arms sales amid fury over missing writer

    Thursday, October 11 2018 2:09 AM EDT2018-10-11 06:09:46 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 10:44 AM EDT2018-10-12 14:44:52 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting to discuss potential damage from Hurricane Michael, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting to discuss potential damage from Hurricane Michael, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018.
    Trump says US is looking into the fate of a Saudi writer missing and feared murdered, expresses reservations over calls to withhold further arms sales to Saudi Arabia.More
    Trump says US is looking into the fate of a Saudi writer missing and feared murdered, expresses reservations over calls to withhold further arms sales to Saudi Arabia.More
  • Amid violence, Brazil presidential candidates call for calm

    Amid violence, Brazil presidential candidates call for calm

    Thursday, October 11 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-10-12 01:43:01 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-10-12 11:14:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Leo Correa). Presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro, of the Social Liberal Party wears a traditional Brazilian cowboy hat during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. Bolsonaro will face Workers Party preside...(AP Photo/Leo Correa). Presidential frontrunner Jair Bolsonaro, of the Social Liberal Party wears a traditional Brazilian cowboy hat during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. Bolsonaro will face Workers Party preside...
    The two presidential candidates who will square off in Brazil's runoff later this month are calling for an end to politically motivated violence_ an issue emerging as a central theme of the elections.More
    The two presidential candidates who will square off in Brazil's runoff later this month are calling for an end to politically motivated violence_ an issue emerging as a central theme of the elections.More
  • Bosnian Croat nationalists protest election of moderate

    Bosnian Croat nationalists protest election of moderate

    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:25 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:25:32 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 7:14 AM EDT2018-10-12 11:14:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Amel Emric). A woman holds a sign reading "not my president" during protest in Mostar, Bosnia, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. Several thousand Bosnian Croat nationalists have protested the election victory of a moderate politician last weekend in t...(AP Photo/Amel Emric). A woman holds a sign reading "not my president" during protest in Mostar, Bosnia, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. Several thousand Bosnian Croat nationalists have protested the election victory of a moderate politician last weekend in t...
    Several thousand Bosnian Croat nationalists have protested the election victory of a moderate politician last weekend in the race for the Croat seat in Bosnia's three-person presidency.More
    Several thousand Bosnian Croat nationalists have protested the election victory of a moderate politician last weekend in the race for the Croat seat in Bosnia's three-person presidency.More
  • In black neighborhoods, Trump's economic boasts ring hollow

    In black neighborhoods, Trump's economic boasts ring hollow

    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:22 PM EDT2018-10-11 22:22:59 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 7:12 AM EDT2018-10-12 11:12:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - Oct. 11, 2018 file photo, Rapper Kanye West speaks during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House with President Donald Trump, in Washington. It’s one of President Donald Trump’s favorite talking points in to...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE - Oct. 11, 2018 file photo, Rapper Kanye West speaks during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House with President Donald Trump, in Washington. It’s one of President Donald Trump’s favorite talking points in to...
    The record low rate of black unemployment is one of President Donald Trump's favorite talking points, but that hasn't translated into broader economic gains.More
    The record low rate of black unemployment is one of President Donald Trump's favorite talking points, but that hasn't translated into broader economic gains.More
  • Trump returning to Ohio to rally Republican voters

    Trump returning to Ohio to rally Republican voters

    Thursday, October 11 2018 10:34 PM EDT2018-10-12 02:34:32 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 2:06 AM EDT2018-10-12 06:06:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket in Pennsylvania on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 in Erie, Pa.(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic). President Donald Trump speaks at a rally endorsing the Republican ticket in Pennsylvania on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 in Erie, Pa.
    President Donald Trump is returning to Ohio to try to boost GOP candidates in a Republican-dominated area.More
    President Donald Trump is returning to Ohio to try to boost GOP candidates in a Republican-dominated area.More
  • O'Rourke's improbable Senate run still needs Latinos to win

    O'Rourke's improbable Senate run still needs Latinos to win

    Thursday, October 11 2018 12:16 PM EDT2018-10-11 16:16:06 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 1:18 AM EDT2018-10-12 05:18:39 GMT
    (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File). This combination of Sept. 21, 2018, file photos show Republican U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, left, and Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke, right, during their first Senate debate in Dallas. O'Ro...(Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File). This combination of Sept. 21, 2018, file photos show Republican U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, left, and Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke, right, during their first Senate debate in Dallas. O'Ro...
    Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke of Texas still has work to do when it comes to Hispanic outreach in his race against Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.More
    Democratic Congressman Beto O'Rourke of Texas still has work to do when it comes to Hispanic outreach in his race against Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.More
  • Senate confirms 15 more judges, wrapping up a GOP priority

    Senate confirms 15 more judges, wrapping up a GOP priority

    Thursday, October 11 2018 8:33 PM EDT2018-10-12 00:33:16 GMT
    Friday, October 12 2018 12:05 AM EDT2018-10-12 04:05:44 GMT
    The Senate has confirmed 15 more judges, all but wrapping up its pre-election session with a big finish days after Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court.More
    The Senate has confirmed 15 more judges, all but wrapping up its pre-election session with a big finish days after Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court.More
  • Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen switches to Democratic Party

    Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen switches to Democratic Party

    Thursday, October 11 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-10-11 21:23:20 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 10:05 PM EDT2018-10-12 02:05:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen leaves Federal court, in New York. Cohen, Republican President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, has returned to the Democratic Party. Cohen attorney Lanny Davis said T...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File). FILE - In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photo, Michael Cohen leaves Federal court, in New York. Cohen, Republican President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, has returned to the Democratic Party. Cohen attorney Lanny Davis said T...
    Republican President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has returned to the Democratic Party.More
    Republican President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has returned to the Democratic Party.More
  • GOP, home to Trump and tea party, decries Dems' 'mob rule'

    GOP, home to Trump and tea party, decries Dems' 'mob rule'

    Thursday, October 11 2018 11:26 AM EDT2018-10-11 15:26:31 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 8:25 PM EDT2018-10-12 00:25:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018, in Washington.
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ramps up argument that Democrats and their liberal allies are resorting to 'mob behavior' tactics.More
    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell ramps up argument that Democrats and their liberal allies are resorting to 'mob behavior' tactics.More
  • New recording of Sinema implying Arizona produces: 'Crazy'

    New recording of Sinema implying Arizona produces: 'Crazy'

    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:42 PM EDT2018-10-11 22:42:52 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:44 PM EDT2018-10-11 23:44:33 GMT
    Republican activists on Thursday released a video of Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, a centrist Democrat now running for an open Arizona U.S. Senate seat, advising liberal activists how to "stop your state from becoming like...More
    Republican activists on Thursday released a video of Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, a centrist Democrat now running for an open Arizona U.S. Senate seat, advising liberal activists how to "stop your state from becoming like Arizona".More
  • 'Greedy' young mayor stole from investors, feds say

    'Greedy' young mayor stole from investors, feds say

    Thursday, October 11 2018 4:13 PM EDT2018-10-11 20:13:37 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-10-11 23:09:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File). FILE- In this Jan. 6, 2016, file photo newly elected Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia talks in his city hall office in Fall River, Mass. A Massachusetts mayor was arrested Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, and charged with defrau...(AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File). FILE- In this Jan. 6, 2016, file photo newly elected Fall River Mayor Jasiel Correia talks in his city hall office in Fall River, Mass. A Massachusetts mayor was arrested Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, and charged with defrau...
    A Massachusetts mayor who was first elected at age 23 is facing criminal charges.More
    A Massachusetts mayor who was first elected at age 23 is facing criminal charges.More
  • Senate Dems lose health care vote, hope it's campaign fodder

    Senate Dems lose health care vote, hope it's campaign fodder

    Wednesday, October 10 2018 12:48 PM EDT2018-10-10 16:48:19 GMT
    Thursday, October 11 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-10-11 22:49:24 GMT
    Senate Democrats lose a Senate vote on their effort to scuttle President Donald Trump's push for short-term health plans.More
    Senate Democrats lose a Senate vote on their effort to scuttle President Donald Trump's push for short-term health plans.More
  • InternationalMore>>

  • Afghan parliamentary polls underway despite threats

    Afghan parliamentary polls underway despite threats

    Friday, October 19 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-10-20 03:00:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:03:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan polling staff prepare for voting at a polling station during the Parliamentary election in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan polling staff prepare for voting at a polling station during the Parliamentary election in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.
    Tens of thousands of Afghan forces have fanned out across the country as voting began in parliamentary elections following a campaign marred by relentless violence.More
    Tens of thousands of Afghan forces have fanned out across the country as voting began in parliamentary elections following a campaign marred by relentless violence.More
  • Saudis blame 'fistfight' for Jamal Khashoggi's death

    Saudis blame 'fistfight' for Jamal Khashoggi's death

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:20:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:02:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man enters Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that the remains of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man enters Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that the remains of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may...
    Saudi Arabia admits Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a fistfight, 18 people held as suspects.More
    Saudi Arabia admits Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a fistfight, 18 people held as suspects.More
  • The Latest: Amnesty official says Saudi probe questionable

    The Latest: Amnesty official says Saudi probe questionable

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:59 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:59:50 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:02:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man enters Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that the remains of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may...(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis). A man enters Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018. A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that the remains of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may...
    Amnesty International says the "impartiality" of a Saudi investigation into the killing of Jamal Khashoggi would remain in question after authorities in the kingdom said the journalist died after a fight in the...More
    Amnesty International says the "impartiality" of a Saudi investigation into the killing of Jamal Khashoggi would remain in question after authorities in the kingdom said the journalist died after a fight in the consulate in Istanbul.More
  • NationalMore>>

  • Alaska's independent governor drops re-election bid

    Alaska's independent governor drops re-election bid

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-10-20 04:49:44 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:02 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:02:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces he will drop his re-election bid while addressing the Alaska Federation of Natives conference Friday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Walker's re-election plans were dealt a blow earlier ...(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announces he will drop his re-election bid while addressing the Alaska Federation of Natives conference Friday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Anchorage, Alaska. Walker's re-election plans were dealt a blow earlier ...
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has dropped his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More
    Independent Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has dropped his re-election bid with less than three weeks before the general election.More
  • Mega Millions numbers for $1B jackpot announced

    Mega Millions numbers for $1B jackpot announced

    Friday, October 19 2018 11:29 PM EDT2018-10-20 03:29:40 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:58 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:58:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Mega Millions lottery tickets are printed out of a lottery machine at a convenience store Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history ...(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh). Mega Millions lottery tickets are printed out of a lottery machine at a convenience store Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in Chicago. The estimated jackpot for Friday's drawing would be the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history ...
    The Mega Millions numbers that could win an estimated $1 billion jackpot are 15 23 53 65 70 and Mega Ball 7.More
    The Mega Millions numbers that could win an estimated $1 billion jackpot are 15 23 53 65 70 and Mega Ball 7.More
  • US temporarily stops youth climate lawsuit days before trial

    US temporarily stops youth climate lawsuit days before trial

    Friday, October 19 2018 5:10 PM EDT2018-10-19 21:10:03 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 2:13 AM EDT2018-10-20 06:13:22 GMT
    The U.S. government is trying once again to block a major climate change lawsuit days before young activists are set to argue at trial that the government has violated their constitutional rights by failing to take...More
    The U.S. government is trying once again to block a major climate change lawsuit days before young activists are set to argue at trial that the government has violated their constitutional rights by failing to take action climate change.More
  • PoliticalMore>>

  • Afghan parliamentary polls underway despite threats

    Afghan parliamentary polls underway despite threats

    Friday, October 19 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-10-20 03:00:09 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:03:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan polling staff prepare for voting at a polling station during the Parliamentary election in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul). Afghan polling staff prepare for voting at a polling station during the Parliamentary election in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018.
    Tens of thousands of Afghan forces have fanned out across the country as voting began in parliamentary elections following a campaign marred by relentless violence.More
    Tens of thousands of Afghan forces have fanned out across the country as voting began in parliamentary elections following a campaign marred by relentless violence.More
  • Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

    Russian woman charged in first 2018 election meddling case

    Saturday, October 20 2018 1:21 AM EDT2018-10-20 05:21:22 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:03:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Christopher Krebs, undersecretary of the Department of Homeland Security's National Protection and Programs Directorate, speaks during a news conference on election cyber security, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Arlington, Va.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Christopher Krebs, undersecretary of the Department of Homeland Security's National Protection and Programs Directorate, speaks during a news conference on election cyber security, Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in Arlington, Va.
    U.S. charges Russian woman in the first case involving meddling in the 2018 elections.More
    U.S. charges Russian woman in the first case involving meddling in the 2018 elections.More
  • Trump's campaign mode revives fiery immigration talk

    Trump's campaign mode revives fiery immigration talk

    Saturday, October 20 2018 12:59 AM EDT2018-10-20 04:59:46 GMT
    Saturday, October 20 2018 3:03 AM EDT2018-10-20 07:03:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump looks the the cheering audience as he leaves a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont. Trump’s 2016 campaign was defined by his fiery immigration rhetori...(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster). President Donald Trump looks the the cheering audience as he leaves a campaign rally at Minuteman Aviation Hangar, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Missoula, Mont. Trump’s 2016 campaign was defined by his fiery immigration rhetori...
    Trump is returning to tough immigration rhetoric as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress.More
    Trump is returning to tough immigration rhetoric as he looks to stave off Democratic gains in Congress.More
Powered by Frankly

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices