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Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 07:11 PM EDT

Tough-Talking GOP Rival to Governor: I'll Stomp on Your Face

Tough-Talking GOP Rival to Governor: I'll Stomp on Your Face

Two weeks ago, Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Wagner went outside the boundaries of political decorum by calling Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf a "gutless coward" for Wolf's refusal to participate in more...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 04:40 PM EDT

Understanding the US-Saudi Arms Deal in Missing Writer Case

Understanding the US-Saudi Arms Deal in Missing Writer Case

The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at a Saudi diplomatic mission in Turkey has fueled calls for the United States to reconsider arms sales to the kingdom that have been championed by President...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 04:56 PM EDT

Politicians Take Questions From Homeless in Series of Forums

Politicians Take Questions From Homeless in Series of Forums

It may be the busiest time of the campaign season, but in Portland, Maine, candidates for U.S. Senate are taking time to meet with the state's most vulnerable – taking questions from the homeless at a soup...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 02:31 PM EDT

Civil Rights Groups Sue Ga. for Holding Voter Registrations

Civil Rights Groups Sue Ga. for Holding Voter Registrations

Civil rights groups sued Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, the Republican candidate for governor who also oversees elections in the state, saying the method his office uses to verify new voter registrations...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 10:39 PM EDT

Dem Seizes On Rohrabacher’s Russia-Friendly Views In SoCal

Dem Seizes On Rohrabacher’s Russia-Friendly Views In SoCal

Southern California Republican Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, who tells a story of losing a drunken arm-wrestling match with Vladimir Putin in the 1990s to settle who won the Cold War, has long advocated friendly...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 12:38 PM EDT

Independent Women Voters Critical in Montana Senate Race

 Independent Women Voters Critical in Montana Senate Race

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 will stick with the president and Republicans again this year,...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 11:51 AM EDT

GOP Decries Dems' 'Mob Rule,' Flipping the Script

GOP Decries Dems' 'Mob Rule,' Flipping the Script

President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans are forecasting nightmarish Democratic "mob rule" to amp up GOP voters for next month's critical midterm elections, flipping the script from complaints that it's...

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 at 11:13 AM EDT

Beto O'Rourke Raised $38.1 Million in Last Three Months

Beto O'Rourke Raised $38.1 Million in Last Three Months

Democrat Beto O'Rourke says he raised a record-breaking $38.1 million in the past three months, more than tripling the haul of his Republican opponent, Sen. Ted Cruz. The Texas race for U.S. Senate has...

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 at 09:53 AM EDT

Melania Trump Says She Loves Trump, Ignores Cheating Rumors

Melania Trump Says She Loves Trump, Ignores Cheating Rumors

Melania Trump says she loves President Donald Trump and has "much more important things to think about" than allegations he cheated on her with a porn star, a Playboy Playmate or anyone else. Mrs. Trump, who...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 07:52 AM EDT

Can We Talk? Trump's Riding High — and He's Got a Lot to Say

Can We Talk? Trump's Riding High — and He's Got a Lot to Say

Donald Trump would like to chat. And, boy, is he ever. Riding high after Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's successful confirmation, the president has been on a rollicking press tour of late. He's...

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