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Evangelicals Face A Gender Split Over Trump

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:48am

The revelations in the past month about Donald Trump's sexual attitudes have re-opened discussions about the treatment of women — and exposed a divide in the evangelical community over gender.

Hacked Emails HIghlight The Controversial Role Of Paid Partisan Pundits

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:06am

Revelations from the hacked Democratic emails posted by Wikileaks forced Democratic party chief Donna Brazile's resignation as a CNN pundit and cast an unwanted glare on other reporters.

On One Thing The Candidates Agree: Infrastructure Needs Work

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:06am

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both have proposals to rebuild the nation's infrastructure. Meanwhile, ballots in some 400 local communities feature public transit and infrastructure projects.

Pressure Mounts On S. Korean President To Step Down Amid Scandal

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:06am

President Park Geun-hye's approval rating has plummeted to 10 percent as investigators dig deeper into her ties with a woman whose family claimed to channel voices from the leader's dead mother.

The World Is Voting (Unscientifically) For U.S. President

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:06am

The German weekly Zeit Online asked readers which they prefer, Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump. Editor Jochen Wegner says 100,000 have returned ballots from around the world.

Bridgegate Case Is In Jurors' Hands

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:06am

Two former aides of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are accused of causing a traffic jam to punish an official for not endorsing Christie. The defendants say the plan was just a traffic study.

Comey Faces Sharp Criticism; Ex-FBI Official Calls Clinton A 'Criminal'

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:06am

The FBI promised a swift review of a trove of emails that may be relevant to the probe of Hillary Clinton's server. David Greene talks to ex-FBI assistant director James Kallstrom, a Trump supporter.

Several States, Employers Help Workers Make Time To Vote

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 4:06am

Many people say they don't have the time to stand in line, or they're worried about being late for work. But about half of states require employers to offer some form of paid leave to vote.

Obamas Welcome Trick-Or-Treaters, Dance To 'Thriller'

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 8:14pm

One child dressed up as President Obama.

Peter Thiel Stands Out In Silicon Valley For Support Of Donald Trump

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 5:01pm

Thiel, a billionaire investor, has caused friction in Silicon Valley, which has largely backed Hillary Clinton. But others who disagree with Thiel's views stand by his right to express them.

Service Dog Case Draws Skepticism From Both Sides At The Supreme Court

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 4:27pm

"Suppose this girl wanted to go to a public library a couple of times a week and the library said, 'You can't take your dog here; we're going to just provide you with a librarian," Justice Kagan said.

White House Won't Second-Guess FBI Director's Judgment

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 4:04pm

White House spokesman Josh Earnest refused to defend or criticize FBI Director James Comey for announcing fresh scrutiny of possible Clinton emails just days before the November election.

Civil Rights Groups Raise Concerns About Poll Watchers On Election Day

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

Donald Trump has called on his supporters to monitor the polls on Election Day for possible cheating. Democratic and Republican officials say there are limits on who can and can't watch the polls and what they can do. But there are a few poll-watching efforts that are raising concerns that voters will be intimidated. Those groups insist they'll play by the rules, but some people are worried they won't, given the current political climate.

DNC Chair Donna Brazile Resigns Role As CNN Commentator

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

CNN announced on Monday that Democratic party chief Donna Brazile resigned her role as a commentator for the network earlier this month after hacked emails posted by WikiLeaks showed she shared questions for CNN-sponsored candidate events with people associated with Hillary Clinton's campaign earlier this year. She had already taken a leave from CNN when agreeing to lead the party this past summer.

Closing Arguments Begin In New Jersey Bridgegate Trial

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

The jury heard closing arguments Monday in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trail in New Jersey.

Donald Trump Works To Expand Reach In Democratic Leaning States

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

With Hillary Clinton's emails back in the news, Donald Trump is campaigning in Democratic leaning states as he looks for an opening to overtake his rival. On Monday, he's campaigning in Michigan.

Hillary Clinton Campaigns In Ohio Amid Fallout From FBI Announcement

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

Hillary Clinton is campaigning in Ohio Monday, as the fallout from the FBI announcement related to her email case continues.

Historically Conservative Ohio Newspapers Endorse Hillary Clinton

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Glenn Sheller, editorial page editor for the Columbus Dispatch, and Cindi Andrews, opinion editor for the Cincinnati Enquirer. Both papers have endorsed Hillary Clinton, the first Democrat for president they've endorsed in a century.

FBI Director James Comey Suffers Backlash Over Email Investigation

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

FBI Director James Comey has been taking heat from Democrats and Republicans for his handling of the newly discovered emails that could be related to the probe into Hillary Clinton's server.

FBI Reviews Newly Discovered Emails For Connection To Clinton Probe

Mon, 10/31/2016 - 3:15pm

The FBI is rushing to sift through thousands of emails that may relate to its investigation of Hillary Clinton's private server.

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