- WHY IT MATTERS: Guns
Associated Press, Wednesday - 09/28/2016 - 03:16 AM
THE ISSUE: The right to bear arms is fundamental to the U. S., carved into the Constitution and seemingly embedded in the national DNA. But after a seemingly endless stretch of violence, Americans are confronting how far those rights extend, propelling gun issues to the forefront of this year's elections.
- FBI's Comey faces more questions on extremism, Clinton email
Associated Press, Wednesday - 09/28/2016 - 03:12 AM
For the second time in two days, FBI Director James Comey will face questions from members of Congress about the agency's response to recent acts of extremist violence and whether more could have been done to prevent attacks in Orlando and New York.
- Charlotte City Council blasted over police shooting reaction
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Tuesday - 09/27/2016 - 04:02 AM
- AP FACT CHECK: Trump on stop-and-frisk
Sacramento Bee, Tuesday - 09/27/2016 - 12:33 AM
A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts: TRUMP: "Stop-and-frisk had a tremendous impact on the safety of New York City. Tremendous beyond belief." …
- AP FACT CHECK: Trump's tax payment
Sacramento Bee, Tuesday - 09/27/2016 - 12:28 AM
A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts: TRUMP, responding to Hillary Clinton's statement that he didn't pay any federal income tax in the …
- Parting shots: He hits her on stamina; she pounces in retort
Associated Press, Tuesday - 09/27/2016 - 12:11 AM
It was the opening Hillary Clinton had been waiting for all night.
- The Latest: Updates from the 1st presidential debate
Sacramento Bee, Monday - 09/26/2016 - 10:47 PM
The Latest on the first of three presidential debates between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump (all times EDT): 8:50 p.m. The presidential candidates have arrived at Hofstra University …
- AP FACT CHECK: Trump, Clinton deny their own words in debate
Associated Press, Monday - 09/26/2016 - 10:15 PM
Donald Trump's habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in her statements, though not without error. They both denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.
- VIEWER'S GUIDE: Trust and temperament key themes in debate
Minneapolis Star Tribune, Monday - 09/26/2016 - 04:47 PM
- Debate Night: Clinton, Trump set for high-stakes showdown
Miami Herald, Monday - 09/26/2016 - 02:47 PM
After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday night's presidential debate, laying out for voters their …
- Donald who? Most N. Koreans don't know, care about US polls
Associated Press, Monday - 09/26/2016 - 06:10 AM
With a tightly controlled state media, little access to outside information and a deeply instilled belief that whoever runs the White House is bound to be their sworn enemy, North Koreans aren't expecting much from the U. S. presidential elections - if they know about them at all.
- Clinton as communicator, from Wellesley to campaign trail
Associated Press, Sunday - 09/25/2016 - 10:59 AM
Hillary Clinton has said it herself: She's not the most naturally gifted public communicator.
- Obama opens new black museum on National Mall
Sacramento Bee, Sunday - 09/25/2016 - 04:47 AM
The first national museum devoted exclusively to the history and culture of African-Americans is now open. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama opened the new Smithsonian National Museum …