2016 Election

5 Crucial Races to Watch on Election Night

22 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Josh Kraushaar , National Journal
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How Democrats hope to obtain Trump's tax returns

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

The U.S. Congress could request President Donald Trump's tax returns under a seldom-used 1924 law, which Democrats say they plan to invoke promptly if they win control of the...
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Feature: Struggling to Bring the ‘Blue Wave' to Deep-Red Alabama

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Tabitha Isner has been trying to make a nearly impossible sales pitch to voters - and to the national donor class.
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Malaysia's former deputy PM detained for alleged graft

1 hour ago   |   National Post

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia - Malaysia's anti-graft agency said Thursday it has detained former Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi in a case linked to misappropriation of funds...
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Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles


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

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

In an otherwise innocuous part of Facebook's expansive Silicon Valley campus is a locked door bearing a taped-on sign that reads "War Room." Behind the door lies a nerve center...
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Ivory Coast election results revealed

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

The ruling coalition in Ivory Coast has maintained its majority after municipal elections on Saturday.
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Inside Facebook's Plan to Safeguard the 2018 Election

1 hour ago   |   Wired

The social media giant has assembled a team of geeks, spooks, hackers, and lawyers to prevent a repeat of the 2016 abuse and manipulation on its network.
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AFM, a mysterious polio-like illness, 'very frustrating' to diagnose

1 hour ago   |   Orlando Sentinel

Back in May 2016, Amanda Gary's daughter came down with a cold. The whole family had a cold and Sophia, 2½ at the time, had had colds before, so Gary didn't make much of it...
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Facebook Hopes Election ‘War Room' Can Repel a Flood of Election Interference

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Inside a bland conference room-equipped with video screens, a whiteboard, and an American flag-a small squad of Facebook employees is trying to prevent disinformation campaigns...
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Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation... Read more ...

Red Sox take 3-1 lead thanks to Benintendi catch and HR that wasn't

Red Sox take 3-1 lead thanks to Benintendi catch and HR that wasn't

HOUSTON - From this point forward, will Red Sox Nation hold a special place in its heart for Country Joe? It will if Alex Cora's guys keep stomping their way through October... Read more ...

Former USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny Arrested In Tennessee

Former USA Gymnastics President Steve Penny Arrested In Tennessee

A Texas grand jury indicted him for allegedly tampering with evidence in the sexual assault investigation of now-imprisoned gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Read more ...

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Don McGahn is no longer White House counsel, according to reports. Read more ...

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

Clayton Kershaw was great again as the Dodgers moved to within one win of their second straight National League pennant. Read more ...

'Pull over NOW': Mom filmed whipping teen son with belt after he took her...

'Pull over NOW': Mom filmed whipping teen son with belt after he took her new BMW

The boy planned to sneak out with the car to see his girlfriend. But it appears he underestimated his mother's innate tracking ability. Read more ...

Spectacular catch leaves Red Sox one game away from World Series

Spectacular catch leaves Red Sox one game away from World Series

Andrew Benintendi made a diving catch with the bases loaded for the final out to clinch the win for the Red Sox. Read more ...

Floyd Mayweather says he's fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov - and he called...

Floyd Mayweather says he's fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov - and he called former opponent Conor McGregor his 'leftovers'

Floyd Mayweather has said he is fighting the UFC's newest star Khabib Nurmagomedov. The fight would be Mayweather's second against a mixed martial artist, having defeated Conor... Read more ...

Top-ranked Simona Halep withdraws from WTA Finals

Top-ranked Simona Halep withdraws from WTA Finals

SINGAPORE - The Women's Tennis Association said Thursday that No. 1-ranked Simona Halep has withdrawn from the WTA Finals because of a lower back injury. Read more ...

Opening statements to begin in fatal pizza shop crash trial

Opening statements to begin in fatal pizza shop crash trial

Opening statements are set to begin Thursday in a Newton pizza shop crash that claimed the lives of two people. Read more ...