Midterm Elections

Joe Biden makes campaign stop in South L.A

20 minutes ago   |   ABC

During a campaign stop, former Vice President Joe Biden served breakfast to community and faith leaders in South Los Angeles.
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U.S. House Democrats to focus Mueller testimony on Trump's conduct

20 minutes ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - When former U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller appears in Congress on Wednesday, House Democrats will try to focus his testimony on clear examples of conduct by...
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S.Africa's graft watchdog says Ramaphosa deliberately misled parliament

58 minutes ago   |   National Post

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's anti-corruption watchdog said on Friday that President Cyril Ramaphosa had "deliberately misled" parliament about a 500,000 rand donation he...
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Democrats' ban on lobbyists' cash isn't as strict as it seems

Democrats' ban on lobbyists' cash isn't as strict as it seems

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and other leading Democratic presidential candidates have sworn off contributions from Washington lobbyists as a way to insulate...
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Anxious Democratic Governors Urge 2020 Field Not to Veer Too Far Left

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

“I think it scares people,” Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham of New Mexico said of a proposal to eliminate private health insurance. Other governors echoed similar concerns.
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Netanyahu Keeps Winning Because He's an Effective Leader

Netanyahu Keeps Winning Because He's an Effective Leader

1 hour ago   |   Foreign Policy

Israel's prime minister has now served in the role for as long as the country's founding father. Voters support him because they're convinced he keeps them safe and reduces...
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Italy's Di Maio calls for meeting with Salvini in peace offering

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

ROME - Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio called for a meeting on Friday with government partner and co-deputy PM Matteo Salvini in a peace offering following mutual...
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Italy's Di Maio calls for meeting with Salvini in peace offering

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

ROME - Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio called for a meeting on Friday with government partner and co-deputy PM Matteo Salvini in a peace offering following mutual...
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Trump's campaign takes a swipe at 'liberal paper straws' and sells Trump straws for $15

Trump's campaign takes a swipe at 'liberal paper straws' and sells Trump straws for $15

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign is thirsty for some donations: Trump-branded straws are being sold on the campaign website. "Liberal paper straws don't...
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Trump effect the top question in Virginia's key elections

4 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

RICHMOND, Va. - Donald Trump has been very good for Virginia Democrats. Voters unhappy with the Republican president, particularly in suburban areas, powered historic...
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Trump To Nominate Eugene Scalia As Labor Secretary

Trump To Nominate Eugene Scalia As Labor Secretary

If confirmed, the son of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia would replace outgoing Secretary Alexander Acosta. Read more ...

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will face off again in Democratic primary debate

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will face off again in Democratic primary debate

CNN's two-night Democratic primary debate will offer a rematch of Biden and Harris, whose clash over race became the most closely watched moment of the first round of debates. Read more ...

City explains its public art shows Spider-Man's hands, not devil horns...

City explains its public art shows Spider-Man's hands, not devil horns, after complaint

A woman in Lincoln, Nebraska, is fighting the city over what she says is a sculpture depicting devil horns at the Lincoln Children's Zoo. It's actually just Spiderman's hands... Read more ...

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House Democrats approved legislation to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade. Read more ...

Strasburg hits and pitches Nationals to 13-4 win over Braves

Strasburg hits and pitches Nationals to 13-4 win over Braves

ATLANTA - Stephen Strasburg had a three-run homer among his three hits and set a franchise-record for a pitcher with five RBIs, as the surging Washington Nationals beat the... Read more ...

Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it...

Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it pays to act quickly'

World stocks jumped on Friday after comments from two Federal Reserve officials cemented traders' expectations of a cut to interest rates later this month. "You don't need to... Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

A federal judge denied bail to wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday, ruling that he will remain jailed as he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy... Read more ...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted of woman's murder

Jurors deliberated less than an hour before reaching a guilty verdict. Read more ...

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

President Trump has picked one of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's five sons as his next secretary of labor. "I am pleased to announce that it is my intention to... Read more ...

Zack Wheeler report comes in with Mets watching closely

Zack Wheeler report comes in with Mets watching closely

SAN FRANCISCO - Zack Wheeler has taken the first steps in what the Mets hope will be a fast return from the injured list. On Thursday, the right-hander played catch for a... Read more ...