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Treasury Secretary Lew On Global Trade Deals And Corporate Taxation

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 4:09pm

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says he isn't ready to write off embattled trade deals with Asia and Europe. But he says a better case needs to be made to U.S. workers who fear their effects.

U.N. Fails To Bring Transparency To Secretary General Race

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 3:28pm

Activists were hoping that the race for the United Nations Secretary General would be more transparent this year and women would be considered. The latest straw polls suggest otherwise.

Hillary Clinton Depends On Black Voters In Hopes To Win North Carolina

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 3:28pm

Black voters are key to Hillary Clinton's hopes to win North Carolina. Though every poll shows Clinton with a huge advantage among black voters, there are concerns over turnout.

Clinton Slams Trump For Insulting Mexico In American Legion Speech

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 3:28pm

Hillary Clinton told the American Legion convention in Ohio the last thing America needs in Washington is more name calling. She slammed Republican rival Donald Trump for insulting Mexican immigrants.

Donald Trump To Deliver Immigration Speech In Arizona

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 3:28pm

After days of back and forth over whether his stance on immigration was "softening" or "hardening," Donald Trump tries to provide some clarity in a speech in Arizona.

Donald Trump Visits Mexico To Meet With President Peña Nieto

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 3:28pm

Donald Trump has mocked Mexico and Mexicans throughout his presidential campaign, and he's promised to build a wall on the southern border to keep them out. Mexico's president has compared Trump to Hitler. So the fact the two men are meeting Wednesday at the presidential palace in Mexico has come as a surprise.

My Father Stood For The Anthem, For The Same Reason That Colin Kaepernick Sits

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 2:10pm

As a child, I found my father's love of the national anthem utterly bewildering. His was the generation of men born free but shackled by bigotry. So why did he sound so proud, singing that song?

FBI Warns State Election Offices To Be Wary Of Hackers

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 4:10am

The FBI and other government security agencies are protecting against cyberattacks that might affect the elections. Hackers tried to gain access to two state voter registration databases this summer.

Pre-Immigration Speech, Trump To Meet With Mexico's President

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 4:10am

Donald Trump is expected to give a major speech on immigration Wednesday in Arizona. Before the speech, Trump is to travel to Mexico City to meet with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto.

Calls For Maine's Governor To Resign Grow After Voicemail Is Made Public

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 4:10am

Maine Gov. Paul LePage is under fire for a series of racial slurs and a profanity-laced voicemail threatening a legislator, who's a Democrat. Maine Republican leaders are refusing to censure him.

5 Things To Know About Obama's Enforcement Of Immigration Laws

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 4:00am

As Donald Trump prepares to flesh out his immigration platform in a speech Wednesday, here are five things to know about how President Obama has gone about enforcing current immigration laws.

Can A Canadian Prime Minister Be An Action Hero? Marvel Comics Thinks So

Wed, 08/31/2016 - 3:42am

Justin Trudeau has had a varied career — bouncer, snowboard instructor, Canada's prime minister. Now he's a Marvel Comics action hero. Only two other world leaders have appeared in Marvel Comics.

Trump To Meet With Mexican President Ahead Of Immigration Speech

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 9:56pm

Donald Trump tweeted that he will meet with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto just hours before he intends to give a major policy speech on immigration in Phoenix, Ariz., on Wednesday.

Key Florida Senate Race Is Set: It's Rubio Vs. Murphy

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 7:11pm

Incumbent Sen. Marco Rubio easily dispatched his primary opponent and now faces Democratic Rep. Patrick Murphy in what will be one of the most closely watched contests of the year.

Republicans Consider Lasting Impression Of Trump On Their Party

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 3:28pm

Republicans are debating whether — win or lose — Donald Trump has already altered the DNA of the Republican Party.

Obama Grants Clemency To 100+ Prisoners; DOJ 'Confident' It Will Clear Backlog

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 1:55pm

Thousands of petitions are still pending, but the Justice Department tells NPR that despite doubts from advocates it plans to consider each of them before President Obama leaves office.

Is Trump Flip-Flopping On Immigration? Yes Or No, It's Sure Been Confusing

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 6:00am

Ahead of a major immigration speech, it's not entirely clear what Trump's policies are. But maybe his voters just don't care.

How President Trump Or President Clinton Might Deal With ISIS

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 4:02am

David Greene talks to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Joby Warrick about what the candidates will face when it comes to ISIS, and as president, what they might do to protect national security.

Incumbents Poised For Big Wins Despite All The Attention On Outsiders

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 4:00am

Republican Sens. John McCain of Arizona and Marco Rubio of Florida are favored to win their GOP primaries on Tuesday. So is Democrat Debbie Wasserman Schultz despite angry opposition.

Trump Surrogate Tweets Cartoon Of Hillary Clinton In Blackface

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 5:34pm

Pastor Mark Burns mocked Hillary Clinton with a cartoon that read, in part, "I ain't no ways tired of pandering to African Americans."




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