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Between Police And Black Lives Matter, Hillary Clinton Walking A Fine Line

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 10:32am

"I know that just by saying all these things together, I may upset some people," Clinton said this week as she tries to validate the concerns of police and groups like Black Lives Matter.

Koch Network Building A Senate Wall Against Trump

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 9:32am

Four years after the the Koch political network spent heavily to back Republican nominee Mitt Romney, it's now spending millions to save the GOP Senate majority from their own presidential candidate.

Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort Resigns

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 9:23am

Just over two months after Manafort was brought on to bring some structure to Donald Trump's presidential bid, the Washington insider has resigned from the campaign.

WATCH: Donald Trump Releases First Campaign Ad, To Air in 4 States

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 8:06am

The Republican nominee is finally going up on air with TV ads. His first spot — airing in Ohio, Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Florida — focuses on security, specifically immigration.

Hillary Clinton Walks A Fine Line When She Addresses The Issue Of Policing

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 4:06am

Hillary Clinton met with law enforcement leaders this week. The Democratic nominee has been balancing an embrace of both the police and those critical of police practices in minority communities.

Trump Apologizes For Not Always Using The Right Words

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 4:06am

Donald Trump, amid a campaign shake-up, expressed "regret" to his supporters Thursday night in Charlotte, N.C., for some of the more unscripted moments throughout his presidential run.

In Leak Of Democratic Emails, Questions About Russia's Role

Fri, 08/19/2016 - 3:38am

What's behind Russia's apparent hacking into the Democratic National Committee — and what could it gain by meddling in the U.S. election? "It's all about Hillary Clinton," says a Russian journalist.

With New Campaign Leadership Comes A New Trump: Apologetic

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 9:42pm

In his first speech since reorganizing his top campaign staff, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he regrets sometimes saying the "wrong thing."

WATCH: Donald Trump Expresses 'Regret' For Sometimes Saying The Wrong Thing

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 7:32pm

The Republican nominee has landed in controversy after controversy. Thursday night, after shaking up his campaign, Trump acknowledged regret for sometimes causing "pain" with his words.

Bill Clinton, Big Money To Leave Foundation If Hillary Clinton Is Elected

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 6:30pm

The former president told staff he'll step down from the board of the Clinton Foundation and it would stop accepting money from corporate and foreign sources, if Hillary Clinton wins the election.

Conservative Groups Redirect Support From Trump To Endangered Republicans

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 3:28pm

The Koch network and some other conservative groups are redirecting their efforts from supporting Donald Trump to sending a lifeline to endangered Republican senators and representatives.

Data Scientists Find Consistencies In Donald Trump's Erratic Twitter Strategy

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 3:28pm

Donald Trump has become well known for his shoot-from-the-hip tweeting style. Lots of insults, lots of rants and lots of energy. Data scientists who have examined all of Trump's tweets over time found he has some very clear Twitter strategies and tactics that, in many ways, have been working.

'Breitbart News' Chairman Hired To Salvage Ailing Trump Campaign

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 3:28pm

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Joshua Green, senior national correspondent for Bloomberg Businessweek, about his cover story regarding Steve Bannon. He talks about how Bannon, executive chairman of Breitbart News, plans to salvage the Trump campaign.

On Social Media, As In Real Life, White People Are Way Less Likely To Talk About Race

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:48pm

A new study from Pew found that while people of color regularly see and share content on social media about race, white people rarely do.

In Nevada, Tribes Push To Protect Land At The Heart Of Bundy Ranch Standoff

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 2:37pm

National monument designations that bypass Congress are hugely controversial. In this presidential election year, the politics in a state like Nevada are even more sensitive.

Cooked Up After A Hillary Clinton Gaffe, The First Spouse Cookie Battle Is Back

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 10:30am

This year, Bill Clinton and Melania Trump submitted recipes to Family Circle magazine's presidential cookie competition — though some say the whole idea is antiquated.

Is 'Rural Resentment' Driving Voters To Donald Trump?

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 8:00am

The rural-urban split in this year's presidential vote is shaping up to be much bigger than in 2012.

Trump Adds Fuel To Conspiracy Theories Questioning Clinton's Health

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 6:48am

An online volley of theories says that stools, stumbles and pillows are evidence that Hillary Clinton is in poor health.

As November Approaches, Trump Overhauls Campaign Staff

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 4:05am

Donald Trump named a conservative media provocateur to lead his campaign — in the third major shakeup during the election season. David Greene talks to senior Trump adviser Boris Epshteyn.

How To Lose The Senate In 82 Days

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 4:00am

Senate Republicans are bracing for down-ballot losses that are likely to cost the party their Senate majority this year.




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