NAIROBIDAILYNEWS.COM: Latest News 12:52 2019-09-11

Trump offers surprise endorsement of Sen. Ben Sasse as he faces GOP primary

The Nebraska Republican was a prominent member of the “Never Trump” faction in 2016 who compared the then-real restate magnate to white supremacist David Duke....

Trump offers surprise endorsement of Sen. Ben Sasse as he faces GOP primary

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Ben Sasse, Funded by ICE Contractor, Does Not Comment on Trump Endorsement Sen. Ben Sasse, a Republican from Nebraska who is running for reelection, reportedly had nothing to say on Wednesday about his recent endorsement from Donald Trump....
12:52 2019-09-12

Ben Sasse Has Literally Nothing to Say About Being Endorsed by Trump Sen. Ben Sasse, a Republican from Nebraska who is running for reelection, reportedly had nothing to say on Wednesday about his recent endorsement from Donald Trump....
23:39 2019-09-12

Surprise Surprise Corporations Are Making Out Like Bandits Thanks to Trump Remember in 2017, when Republicans said the tax bill would pay for itself—the idea being that the stimulant effects of cutting taxes would be so huge that businesses’ taxable profits would grow and thus revenue would increase? That the deficit would actually shrink?...
06:52 2019-06-15

New Hampshire time capsule opened 50 years later offers big surprise A time capsule that was opened in New Hampshire recently was found to have nothing inside — sparking speculation about whether someone stole its contents, or whether anything was placed inside at all....
16:39 2019-08-25

Trump Offers to 'Vouch' For A$AP Rocky, Swedish PM Offers Trump Choice of Several Seats President Donald Trump was shocked to discover that there is no international exchange rate for white privilege when the Prime Minister of Sweden declined Trump’s offer to “personally vouch” for jailed rapper A$AP Rocky....
21:26 2019-07-20

Executive director of gay Republican group resigns after Trump endorsement NBC NEWS – The executive director of the Log Cabin Republicans is the latest official to resign from the conservative LGBTQ group after it recently endorsed President Donald Trump for re-election. Less than a year after after she became the first woman to lead the group, Jerri Ann Henry, a les...
05:26 2019-08-28

Is Modi-Trump Houston rally an endorsement of India's Kashmir policy? Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is holding a rally with US President Donald Trump in the US state of Texas. What implications could the event have for the Indian leader's controversial Kashmir actions? DW analyzes....
19:52 2019-09-22

Maine city offers homeless people tents as it faces affordable housing shortage Officials say under municipal and state policy the city can’t put people into temporary housing like hotel rooms in nice weatherFacing a shortage of affordable housing or shelter accommodation options, Maine’s homeless people, or those at imminent risk of becoming homeless, are being offered tents a...
23:39 2019-07-05

Ben Sasse: Epstein's sentence 'pathetic,' government must 'protect the powerless' Republican Sen. Ben Sasse had strong words for wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein while appearing on "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Monday, calling his initial sentence absurd and saying the government exists to "protect the powerless."...
06:52 2019-07-09

Sasse demands Barr ‘rip up’ 2008 Epstein deal, bring co-conspirators to justice Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) has urged Attorney General William Barr to “rip up the non-prosecution, non-investigation agreement” for Jeffrey Epstein so that co-conspirators are brought to justice. “Too many of Epstein’s secrets have gone to the grave with him, and the Department must n...
17:52 2019-08-14

Former Republican Rep. Joe Walsh Will Primary Trump Joe Walsh, an ex-lawmaker from Illinois, a conservative radio talk show host, and a former Trump supporter announced on Sunday that he will challenge the president for the Republican Party’s 2020 nomination....
21:52 2019-08-25

Ex-U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh to challenge Donald Trump in primary Joe Walsh, a former U.S. representative from Illinois, announced Sunday he is the second challenger to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination next year....
17:52 2019-08-25

Sanford says he is launching primary challenge against Trump Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford will launch a longshot primary challenge for the 2020 Republican nomination, he announced Sunday, giving President Donald Trump another Republican challenger as he runs for reelection....
04:00 2019-09-09

Mark Sanford says he’s considering primary challenge against Trump In an interview on CNN, the former congressman and South Carolina governor said he’s exploring a bid because of the lack of debate over federal spending....
23:39 2019-07-16

Trump mocks ‘Three Stooges’ considering running against him in GOP primary President Trump on Tuesday took a swipe at three GOP politicians — dubbed the “Three Stooges” — who are contemplating running against him in a presidential primary. Trump didn’t mention any of his potential challengers by name, in a pair of tweets issued Tuesday night, but instead ...
08:39 2019-08-28

Trump says he won't debate primary opponents President Donald Trump says he has no plans to debate any of his three Republican primary challengers during the 2020 campaign for the White House, insisting, "they have no credibility." (Sept. 9)        ...
02:00 2019-09-10

Watch a surprise trailer for a surprise The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild sequel The end of today’s Nintendo Direct presentation from E3 came with a major surprise: a brief trailer for a sequel to The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild, which is now in development....
20:39 2019-06-11

Former congressman Joe Walsh announces primary challenge against Trump Walsh has described himself as an immigration hard-liner and said he would not challenge the president from the center but from the right and on moral grounds....
01:00 2019-08-26

Trump critics eye GOP primary race, even if defeating him seems ‘preposterous’ Joe Walsh and Mark Sanford are leaning toward a Republican primary challenge to President Trump, while Jeff Flake is taking recruitment calls and John Kasich plans a visit to New Hampshire....
20:39 2019-08-21

Trump is 'primary cheerleader' for hate in America, says Dem senator Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) on Wednesday branded Donald Trump the “primary cheerleader” for hate in America, as the president faces widespread opprobrium from national Democrats for his heated immigration rhetoric following a pair of mass shootings over the weekend.“There is a very sophisticated net...
16:26 2019-08-07

Former SC Rep. Mark Sanford mulling primary challenge against Trump Former South Carolina congressman Mark Sanford is considering launching a bid for president just months after leaving office following President Trump’s urging Republican voters in the Palmetto State to reject his renomination....
19:13 2019-07-16

Mark Sanford Will Challenge Trump in Republican Primary Mr. Sanford, the former governor and representative from South Carolina who has become a fierce critic of the president, said he would focus his campaign on fiscal issues....
19:39 2019-09-08

Trump-backed Kentucky Gov. Bevin wins GOP primary President Trump-backed Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has cleared his first hurdle toward a second term, defeating three challengers to win the Republican nomination....
03:00 2019-05-22

'We all know he's unfit': Joe Walsh to challenge Trump in Republican primary Former Tea Party congressman is vocal conservative criticOpinion: Trump seems to think he’s an emperorJoe Walsh, a talk radio host and former congressman, said on Sunday he would challenge Donald Trump for the 2020 Republican presidential nomination. Related: Something rotten? Trump's state over Den...
21:26 2019-08-25

Sanford points to Labor Day decision on primary challenge to Trump Mark Sanford says he should decide by around Labor Day if he’s going to mount what he admitted would be “a long-shot” GOP primary bid against President Trump. “I gave myself a month and I’m running up on that deadline,” Sanford said Wednesday as he sat down for an interview with Fox News across from...
05:26 2019-08-15

Mark Sanford announces Trump primary challenge: GOP 'has lost our way' Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford announced Sunday that he is running for president as a Republican, becoming the latest to challenge President Trump in the GOP primaries....
18:00 2019-09-08

Bill Weld 'thrilled' other Republicans are challenging Trump in primary Former Massachusetts governor – and longshot primary challenger against President Trump for the Republican nomination – said Sunday that he is “thrilled” that other Republicans are joining the primary race....
21:52 2019-08-25

Mark Sanford, Once Targeted by Trump, Weighs Primary Challenge Against Him Mr. Sanford, the former congressman and governor from South Carolina who infamously lied about hiking the Appalachian Trail, is considering taking on the president....
22:26 2019-07-16

Mark Sanford will mount Republican primary challenge against Trump The former governor, who was ousted from Congress after speaking out against Trump, plans to make the debt, deficit and spending the focus of his campaign....
17:26 2019-09-08

Sanford, mulling GOP primary bid in 2020, confesses: ‘I don’t think anybody’s going to beat Donald Trump’ Ask Mark Sanford if any Republican can knock off President Trump in the Republican primaries and he’ll give you an honest answer: "I don’t think anybody’s going to beat Donald Trump."...
19:39 2019-07-22

The Fox News Primary? How Trump’s Favorite Network Became a Democratic Power Player A Sunday town hall with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was another sign of Fox News’s ability to influence the Democratic primary, despite a ban by party leaders....
03:00 2019-06-03

Weld says fellow GOP primary underdog Walsh 'almost as vulgar’ as Trump, but won't judge Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld said Wednesday that former Rep. Joe Walsh – who last week joined Weld in launching an extreme longshot GOP primary challenge against President Trump – is almost as "vulgar" as the man he wants to unseat. ...
00:00 2019-08-29

Mark Sanford Says He’s in the ‘Final Throes’ of Deciding on a Trump Primary Challenge Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, who is weighing a primary bid against President Donald Trump, says he’s in the “final throes” of deciding whether to launch a 2020 campaign. Sanford said he hopes to have his mind made up around Labor Day. This week, he’s spending tim...
20:00 2019-08-29

Former South Carolina Congressman Mark Sanford to challenge Trump in primary Former South Carolina Congressman Mark Sanford will challenge President Donald Trump in the Republican Party primary, he announced on Sunday in an interview with Fox News....
18:00 2019-09-08

Trump mulls backing Justin Amash primary challenger: report President Trump has reportedly discussed the possibility of backing a primary challenger to Republican Rep. Justin Amash who came out in favor of impeaching the president over the Mueller Report’s findings weeks ago....
13:00 2019-06-13

Former S.C. congressman Mark Sanford announces Republican primary challenge against Trump Sanford, a former South Carolina governor who represented the state’s 1st Congressional District in the House until earlier this year, had been mulling a bid against the president for weeks....
21:13 2019-09-08

Trump says Democrats are 'Party of the Squad,' slams media as his 'primary opponent' President Trump said Democrats have become the “Party of the Squad” Monday, maintaining, leveling fresh attacks at the mainstream media, blasting it as his “primary opponent.”...
18:39 2019-09-02

Trump mocks Sanford for 2009 affair after GOP primary challenge announced President Trump did not waste time going after Mark Sanford after the former South Carolina governor became the third Republican to challenge him in the party's primary race....
18:00 2019-09-09

Mark Sanford claims Trump’s reelection team is ‘scared’ about his primary challenge President Trump may be up by more than 80 percentage points over his three GOP presidential primary challengers in a new Fox News poll, but the way Mark Sanford sees it, someone in Trump’s re-election team is “scared.”...
17:39 2019-09-20

Former South Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford Launches GOP Primary Challenge Against President Trump Mark Sanford, a former governor and congressman from South Carolina, announced on Sunday that he will mount a primary challenge to Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential race. “I’m here to tell you now that I am going to get in,” Sanford said on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace, a...
20:26 2019-09-08

Trump: ‘Surprise’ question about Pence led him to hesitate WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he hesitated when asked about endorsing Vice President Mike Pence for a possible presidential run in 2024 because the question was a “surprise.” Trump recently was asked about Pence by Fox News Channel’s “Fox and Friends” an...
20:39 2019-06-23

Trump's reckless budget deal with Pelosi provides opening for Mark Sanford primary challenge In joining forces with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on a budget deal that would raise the debt ceiling and boost spending by $340 billion above hard-fought for limits, President Trump not only has obliterated the legacy of the Tea Party, but he has created an opening for Mark Sanford to launch a prima...
22:52 2019-07-23

Trump primary challenger Bill Weld admits GOP voters overwhelmingly back president Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, running to deny President Trump of the Republican Party’s 2020 nomination, admitted this week that voters are just really not interested in a challenger....
15:39 2019-05-24

Surprise: Trump Wasn’t the First Wildly Racist President Newly reviewed audio shows the full extent of President Ronald Reagan’s racism behind closed doors. According to the Atlantic, in 1971, then-California governor Reagan called President Richard Nixon to complain about his night watching the United Nations on television. The U.N. was voting on whether...
21:26 2019-07-31

Trade negotiators cope with Trump’s surprise comments President Trump’s surprise threat to impose new tariffs on Mexico over immigration underscored that he has been a disruptive force not just to U.S. trade policy but to his own trade negotiating team....
11:26 2019-06-07

Trump applauds ICE for ‘surprise’ immigration raids in Mississippi President Trump on Friday praised the ICE raids in Mississippi in which hundreds of workers were rounded up this week, saying they served as a strong deterrent to illegal immigration. “I want people to know that if they come into the United States illegally, they’re going to be brought out. And this...
20:52 2019-08-09

Mark Sanford compares looming Trump primary faceoff to David vs. Goliath: 'Impossible at many levels' Former South Carolina governor and congressman Mark Sanford is testing the waters and courting voters before making a decision on whether he will announce a longshot primary challenge to President Trump....
00:39 2019-08-31

California judge blocks law requiring Trump to submit tax returns to compete in state's 2020 primary A federal judge in California Thursday granted the Trump campaign’s request to block a new law that requires presidential and gubernatorial candidates to release five years of tax returns to run in the state’s primary elections.  ...
17:39 2019-09-20

Trump critic Kasich to visit New Hampshire in fall, sparking more 2020 speculation of a primary challenge Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich plans a likely visit to the first-in-the-nation presidential primary state of New Hampshire next month or in early October, a top Kasich adviser told Fox News....
19:39 2019-08-21

After surprise Trump-Kim meeting, U.S. and North Korea to reopen talks U.S. President Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to set foot in North Korea on Sunday when he met its leader, Kim Jong Un, in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) between the two Koreas and agreed to resume stalled nuclear talks....
13:39 2019-06-30

Here's how oil and currency markets might react to Trump's surprise tariff hike Kevin Book of ClearView Energy Partners and Joseph Trevisani, senior analyst at FXStreet, join "Squawk Box" to check in on how oil and currencies are trading....
20:52 2019-08-02

Trump Caught Off-Guard By Surprise Visitor From Iran At G7 Summit Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made a surprise visit to the city hosting the Group of Seven summit Sunday, a move that caught President Donald Trump off-guard and added another element......
08:13 2019-08-26

Mark Sanford compares looming Trump primary faceoff to David vs. Goliath, calling it 'impossible at many levels Former South Carolina governor and congressman Mark Sanford is testing the waters and courting voters before making a decision on whether he will announce a longshot primary challenge to President Trump....
21:26 2019-08-30

Trump’s surprise Huawei U-turn stirs unease amid 5G fears President Trump’s surprise announcement in Japan that U.S. companies will be allowed to do at least some business with Huawei, a Chinese telecommunications company with links to the Communist government, has unsettled friends and analysts....
03:52 2019-07-04

Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision -sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar with the matter said, with the White House siding in favor of oil refiners over corn growers....
02:13 2019-08-17

Wall St. skids, jolted by Trump's surprise tariff threat on Mexico U.S. stocks dropped on Friday, as the S&P 500 closed out the month with its biggest May slump since 2010, after President Donald Trump's surprise threat of tariffs on Mexico fueled fears that a trade war on multiple fronts could lead to a recession....
05:13 2019-06-01

Trump’s promotion of Doral for next G-7 summit catches local officials by surprise The president’s abrupt announcement raised questions about how his resort would handle such an enormous undertaking — and what preparations, if any, are underway....
08:13 2019-08-28

Trump's surprise DMZ invite to Kim Jong Un 'very interesting,' North Korea official says The North Korean government reportedly found President Trump’s surprise Twitter invitation to meet with Kim Jong Un at the DMZ this weekend “very interesting.”...
14:39 2019-06-29

Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision: sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar with the matter said, with the White House siding in favor of oil refiners over corn growers....
08:13 2019-08-17

Macron "Asked For My Approval": Trump On Iran Leader's Surprise G7 Visit US President Donald Trump said Monday it was "too early" to meet Tehran's top diplomat who made a surprise weekend visit to the G7 summit, but insisted Washington was not looking for regime change in......
10:39 2019-08-26

UPDATE 2-Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision -sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar with the matter said, with the White House siding in favor of oil refiners over corn growers....
03:52 2019-08-17

De Blasio seems to surprise 'View' hosts by praising Trump's strategic intelligence: 'Crazy like a fox' New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio pushed for heavy scrutiny in choosing the Democratic party's nominee, arguing on Friday that they would face a "smart" opponent in President Trump....
20:39 2019-08-02

'I don't do cover-ups': Trump angrily lashes out at Democratic probes at surprise press conference President Donald Trump said "I don't do cover-ups" at a surprise White House press conference. Trump said reportersshould be "ashamed" of themselves for how they have reported on special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation....
18:26 2019-05-22

North Korea upbeat on Trump-Kim surprise meeting as a chance to push nuclear talks North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed at their meeting on Sunday to push forward dialogue for making a new breakthrough in the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula, North Korean state media said on Monday....
03:26 2019-07-01

Biden campaign, unfazed by N. Korea insults, says it's 'no surprise' rogue nation prefers Trump Joe Biden’s campaign said Wednesday it was "no surprise" North Korea prefers President Trump in response to scathing criticism from the rogue nation’s state-run media agency earlier this week in which it questioned his intelligence and called him "imbecile bereft of elementary quality as a human bei...
22:39 2019-05-22

Trump offers to meet Kim Jong Un at the DMZ President Donald Trump made an offer on Saturday morning to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the DMZ, hours before he departs for South Korea....
06:13 2019-06-29

Anthony Scaramucci made a surprise appearance at a Joe Biden campaign stop following his Twitter feud with Trump Hollis Johnson/Business Insider After more than a week of feuding with President Donald Trump on Twitter, former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci was spotted at an unlikely event in the Hamptons – a campaign stop for former Vice President and 2020 presidential candidate ...
23:52 2019-08-25

Rep. Seth Moulton of Massachusetts drops out of presidential race, then draws a surprise tweet from President Trump Moulton focused his campaign on foreign policy and national security but was unable to move up among the party’s moderates, who have coalesced for now around former vice president Joe Biden....
22:00 2019-08-23

Derek Jeter’s sad endorsement of Marlins’ Don Mattingly MIAMI — His club seemingly headed to a second consecutive last-place finish in the NL East, Miami Marlins CEO Derek Jeter isn’t ready to disclose whether manager Don Mattingly will return next season. “There hasn’t been a decision yet,” Jeter said before Miami hosted the Los ...
05:26 2019-08-15

Gravel Campaign Says Tulsi Gabbard Wants His Endorsement The presidential campaign of former Alaska Sen. Mike Gravel was a plan masterminded by a high school student in New York to inject anti-imperialist politics into the 2020 campaign—especially the Democratic debates. Given that Gravel wasn’t able to actually get into the debates, however, it appears a...
22:26 2019-08-02

Illinois congressman unfazed by AOC’s endorsement of his rival Rep. Dan Lipinski is shrugging off the endorsement of his liberal challenger by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, telling POLITICO the progressive star’s backing of his “extremist” opponent won’t help knock him out of the Chicago-area seat. “I think it’s always a bad idea for Democrats to go after Demo...
05:39 2019-09-18

| UK offers 'full support' for its US envoy in Trump row British Prime Minister Theresa May's government reiterated its "full support" for its ambassador to Washington after US President Donald Trump said he would no longer deal with him....
15:13 2019-07-09

Trump Offers to Meet North Korea's Kim President Trump said he is willing to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea, even if just to “say hello.”...
02:39 2019-06-29

Walsh says he is 'strongly, strongly considering' challenging Trump in Republican primary Former Illinois GOP Rep. Joe Walsh, who has been publicly mulling a 2020 primary challenge to President Donald Trump, said Thursday he is "strongly, strongly considering" entering the race....
15:13 2019-08-22

All statewide SC officers give early Graham endorsement COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham is heading into his re-election campaign with a slew of endorsements that show off a strong position he hasn’t always enjoyed among the state’s Republicans. The Associated Press has learned that all of the state’s constitutio...
19:00 2019-06-19

Warren poised to break out, AOC endorsement could derail Sanders Democrat Elizabeth Warren’s once-floundering 2020 presidential campaign has been declared back by the media, and her bid to win the endorsement of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appears on track and threatening the No. 2 position of Sen. Bernie Sanders....
23:13 2019-05-28

Mitt Romney says he may skip 2020 presidential endorsement PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Mitt Romney says he’s not sure if he will endorse President Donald Trump for a second term and that he may not support anyone during the 2020 campaign. The Republican Utah senator and former presidential contender spoke to reporters Friday during an annual gathering of p...
23:01 2019-06-07

Elizabeth Warren Picks Up Key Progressive 2020 Endorsement (WASHINGTON) — The progressive Working Families Party is endorsing Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren‘s presidential bid. The party endorsed Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders‘s last presidential cycle. The decision by the labor-aligned party to back Warren over Sanders comes as most nat...
23:26 2019-09-16

Sen. Bernie Sanders wins major labor endorsement Like other candidates, the independent from Vermont has sought backing from organized labor, which largely has declined to offer formal endorsements at this point in the 2020 campaign...
19:52 2019-08-26

AFL-CIO's Trumka warns Democratic union endorsement not automatic AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka warned Democrats on Wednesday that they could not take union endorsements for granted and would have to meet a higher bar this election cycle to get them. The leader of the nation's largest labor federation also urged Republicans to try to win union endorsements, say...
11:52 2019-08-22

CC Sabathia gets Hall of Fame endorsement from Rickey Henderson OAKLAND, Calif. — Rickey’s World delivered some breaking news on Tuesday. “He told me this was his last go-round, so he had a good one,” Rickey Henderson said of…CC Sabathia, who has repeatedly declared, announced, podcasted and tweeted, among other methods of communication, that 2019 will be ...
00:39 2019-08-22

De Blasio gets hotel union endorsement after Airbnb crackdown Mayor Bill de Blasio gained his first major endorsement in his quixotic presidential quest from the New York Hotel and Motel Trades Council — following his administration’s crackdown on union rival Airbnb. De Blasio will join the labor union’s president, Peter Ward, at its West 44th Stre...
23:00 2019-06-05

Australia offers Trump only limited commitment on Iran: PM Australia is not getting involved with the United States in its pursuit of aims in relation to Iran, beyond a commitment to freedom of navigation in the region, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said after talks with U.S. President Donald Trump....
11:39 2019-09-22

Trump Offers Contradictory Signals on China Trade War After initially said that he was having “second thoughts” about a new levies on Chinese goods, Mr. Trump said he only regretted not raising tariffs faster....
23:26 2019-08-25

Lewis offers support for Pan Am Games, attacks Trump American sprint great Carl Lewis offered enthusiastic support for the Pan Am Games on Monday, but the nine-time Olympic champion had none for Donald Trump, branding the U.S. president a "racist" and a "misogynist"....
07:13 2019-08-06

The Latest: Trump offers help for Canadians held in China WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the United States and Canada (all times local): 1:30 p.m. President Donald Trump is offering to intervene on Canada’s behalf to bring up the plight of two Canadians held in China when he meets with China’s president Xi Jinping next week. Trump is meeting w...
20:26 2019-06-20

Trump offers to meet Kim Jong Un at Korean border to ‘say hello’ "I will be leaving Japan for South Korea (with President Moon)," Trump tweeted. "While there, if Chairman Kim of North Korea sees this, I would meet him at the Border/DMZ just to shake his hand and say Hello(?)!"...
05:00 2019-06-29

Donald Trump offers to mediate Kashmir conflict The US president has said he "would love to be a mediator" for the frozen conflict between India and Pakistan. While Pakistan said Trump had the potential to "bring the two countries together," India appeared less keen....
03:52 2019-07-23

‘I Don’t Think We’re Having a Recession.’ Trump Offers an Optimistic Outlook for the Economy (BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J.) — President Donald Trump dismissed concerns of recession on Sunday and offered an optimistic outlook for the economy after last week’s steep drop in the financial markets. “I don’t think we’re having a recession,” Trump told reporters as h...
06:52 2019-08-19

Trump offers Putin help with Siberian wildfires: Kremlin U.S. President Donald Trump in a phone call on Wednesday offered his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin assistance in putting out wildfires in Russia's Siberia, the Kremlin said in a statement....
02:00 2019-08-01

Kushner offers Trump economic model for Palestine, 'Best we have ever had' Top White House adviser Jared Kushner traveled to Bahrain Tuesday and offered Palestine and other Arab nations a remarkable $50 billion “opportunity of the century” and promised that despite rocky Middle East negotiations President Trump has not given up on a final peace deal....
22:13 2019-06-27

Trump offers an explanation for the wad of cash seen in his back pocket Asked about a photo of him boarding Air Force One, the president told reporters he doesn’t use a wallet because he no longer uses credit cards. But he likes to leave cash tips....
16:00 2019-09-19

Trump offers to meet North Korea's Kim at DMZ this weekend U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would like to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un this weekend at the demilitarized zone (DMZ) on the border of North and South Korea....
02:26 2019-06-29

Donald Trump offers his backing to Boris Johnson to become PM US president says Conservative party leadership frontrunner will ‘straighten out’ BrexitDonald Trump has offered his backing to Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become the UK’s prime minister next week, saying he will succeed in pushing through Brexit.The US president, who has been heavily critical...
22:13 2019-07-19

Trump offers to 'vouch' for A$AP Rocky in call with Swedish PM President Trump said Saturday that he has told the Swedish prime minister he is prepared to vouch for the bail of A$AP Rocky, the New York-based rapper currently behind bars in Sweden as police investigate a fight....
17:39 2019-07-20

Trump offers to help Rolling Thunder with DC motorcycle rally President Trump offered to help Rolling Thunder after organizers announced this Memorial Day will mark the group’s last huge motorcycle rally in Washington, D.C., citing “harassment.” “Can’t believe that Rolling Thunder would be given a hard time with permits in Washington, D...
17:00 2019-05-25

| Trump offers to mediate between India and Pakistan on Kashmir US President Donald Trump has offered to mediate the decades-long Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan, a move that signals a shift in long-standing US policy....
22:39 2019-07-22

Klobuchar’s mental health policy inspires Iowa endorsement DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar’s (KLOH’-buh-sharz) mental health policy has inspired her first Iowa endorsement. State Rep. Ruth Ann Gaines is one of Iowa’s four black legislators and the mother of a son with developmental and mental disorde...
14:13 2019-06-06

Kamala Harris nabs endorsement from Iowa power couple The influential Iowa political couple Sue and Bob Dvorsky announced their endorsement on Saturday of California Sen. Kamala Harris for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination....
07:52 2019-08-11

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement Zion Williamson won’t be a Knick barring stunning upheaval at the top of Thursday night’s NBA draft, but the Duke phenom is certain they won’t be disappointed if they select his close friend and one-and-done former college teammate RJ Barrett. “He’s cold-blooded,” the almost-certain No. 1 pick said ...
23:52 2019-06-19

De Blasio’s first endorsement comes from small town South Carolina mayor Drumroll, please! Mayor Bill de Blasio got his very first endorsement for president of the United States from … wait for it … the mayor of Orangeburg, SC. That’s right — Orangeburg, population 13,000. Hizzoner had to work hard for the endorsement, making three trips to the tiny southern ...
01:01 2019-06-02

Actress Alyssa Milano holds off on 2020 presidential endorsement WASHINGTON – Actress and activist Alyssa Milano said she’s “playing the field” when it comes to 2020 Democratic candidates and isn’t ready to settle down and endorse anyone – despite her friendship with former Vice President Joe Biden. “To be honest with you, I really feel like I’m datin...
09:26 2019-06-19

Harris lands 2020 endorsement from 2 Black Caucus members BALTIMORE (AP) — Two more members of the Congressional Black Caucus are backing Kamala Harris’s bid for the presidency. Reps. Bobby Rush of Illinois and Frederica Wilson of Florida say they are supporting the California Democrat’s presidential bid. Endorsements from the caucus, which cou...
03:26 2019-07-01

Trump offers $16 billion in aid for farmers hurt by trade war with China The financial assistance is designed to help farmers offset losses triggered by the ongoing trade dispute between the U.S. and China.        ...
22:39 2019-05-23

House panel subpoenas DHS over alleged Trump pardon offers The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Wednesday subpoenaed the Department of Homeland Security for documents that could shed light on President Donald Trump's alleged offer of pardons to officials implementing U.S. immigration policy....
04:13 2019-09-05

Trump court victory offers temporary relief for Keystone XL The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit brought by environmentalists to block the Keystone XL pipeline, ruling that the lawsuit was moot because of a new permit President Trump issued in March....
17:52 2019-06-07

As Democrats Debate, Trump Offers Alternative: A Rambling Speech President Trump’s speech at an event in Baltimore hit his usual lines as he careened between prepared remarks, ad-libbed attacks and boasts about his record....
07:13 2019-09-13

At G7 summit, Trump offers Brexit Britain a 'very big' trade deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised a big trade deal for post-Brexit Britain to Boris Johnson on Sunday and praised the new prime minister as the right man to take Britain out of the European Union....
12:13 2019-08-25

Trump offers help as UK's Johnson asks Merkel to budge on Brexit Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to tell German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday that unless she agrees to change the Brexit deal, Britain will leave the European Union on Oct. 31 without a deal....
13:52 2019-08-21

Trump offers to meet Kim Jong Un at North Korean border President Trump on Friday raised the possibility of meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un while in South Korea over the next few days, tweeting that he’s willing to meet Kim at the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea. ...
02:52 2019-06-29

At G7 Summit, Trump Offers Brexit Britain A "Very Big" Trade Deal U.S. President Donald Trump promised a big trade deal for post-Brexit Britain to Boris Johnson on Sunday and praised the new prime minister as the right man to take Britain out of the European Union....
21:52 2019-08-25

Working Families Party Staffers Face Harassment After Warren Endorsement In the days since the Working Families Party endorsed Senator Elizabeth Warren for President on Monday, staffers at the progressive group have received hundreds of furious messages, including several using racial slurs against black staffers and at least one celebrating a junior employee’s rap...
05:39 2019-09-20

Antonio Brown loses helmet endorsement amid rape allegations Helmet manufacturer Xenith cut ties with embattled Patriots receiver Antonio Brown this week amid allegations that he raped his former trainer– ending a deal that lasted less than two weeks. “Xenith has decided to end our relationship with Antonio Brown,” the company said Friday in...
19:13 2019-09-14

De Blasio scored endorsement from small-town mayor after Gracie Mansion sit-down Mayor Bill de Blasio carved out an hour from his official schedule to meet with his counterpart from a tiny city in South Carolina shortly after launching his quixotic presidential campaign. De Blasio scored the endorsement of Orangeburg Mayor Michael Butler four days after their May 28 sit-down at ...
13:00 2019-09-03

Nike inks endorsement deal with basketball star Zion Williamson Nike Inc has signed Zion Williamson, the No. 1 NBA draft pick and rising 19-year-old basketball star, to its Jordan brand, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Tuesday....
07:39 2019-07-24

Trump speaks with Brazil's Bolsonaro, offers aid with Amazon rainforest fires U.S. President Donald Trump said he spoke with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday and offered help, if needed, in dealing with the Amazon rainforest fires....
09:13 2019-08-24

Mexico’s foreign minister offers an amazing translation of Trump’s tweets The foreign minister gamely tried to explain Trump's claim that Mexico would import more from American farmers -- but this was the best he could muster....
23:01 2019-06-10

NBA legend Bob Cousy gets Medal of Freedom, and offers an assist to President Trump By making Bob Cousy just the fourth former NBA player to get the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Trump also made clear he is a big fan of the Boston Celtics legend....
08:26 2019-08-24

Trump offers North Korea's Kim weekend meeting in demilitarized zone U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday proposed a weekend meeting with Kim Jong Un at the demilitarized zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea, an encounter North Korea said would be meaningful if it goes ahead....
20:26 2019-06-29

House panel subpoenas DHS chief over alleged Trump pardon offers The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee on Wednesday subpoenaed the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Kevin McAleenan, to testify about President Donald Trump's alleged offer of pardons to officials implementing U.S. immigration policy....
00:00 2019-09-05

Trump offers to help ease tension in Japan-South Korea dispute U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday offered to help ease tensions in the political and economic dispute between Japan and South Korea, which threatens global supplies of memory chips and smartphones....
04:39 2019-07-20

Emmanuel Macron Offers Donald Trump To Replace 'Friendship' Oak Tree French president Emmanuel Macron will send a replacement oak tree to US President Donald Trump after the original was dug up from the White House garden and died....
17:52 2019-06-13

Hope Hicks: Trump adviser's testimony offers seven-hour exercise in prevarication Former White House communications director was steered away from answering questions 155 timesThe Democrat-controlled house judiciary committee has released a 273-page transcript of frustrated efforts to interrogate Hope Hicks, a former top White House adviser, during a closed-door hearing on Wednes...
05:39 2019-06-21

Conan O'Brien vows to negotiate Trump's Greenland deal, offers up Florida "Conan" host Conan O'Brien is offering his negotiation skills to President Trump after it was reported that he had expressed serious interest in buying Greenland. ...
13:00 2019-08-20

Trump praises ex-adviser Flynn, offers 'good luck' as sentencing nears U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday praised his former adviser Michael Flynn, who had pleaded guilty as part of the federal Russia investigation, and offered him "good luck" one day before an update was due in the case ahead of sentencing....
16:13 2019-06-13

Trump offers to join in French overtures to resolve Russia-Ukraine crisis US president hails Sunday’s Russia-Ukraine prisoner swap and pledges support for Normandy format talksA French-led initiative to restore Europe’s relations with Moscow has led to an offer from Donald Trump to join talks to resolve Russia’s incursion into Ukraine.Trump has said he is willing to join ...
21:00 2019-09-10

Trump offers cryptic detail after Mike Pence cancels New Hampshire trip President Trump on Friday added to the mystery of his vice president’s sudden cancellation of a trip to New Hampshire on Tuesday. “You’ll know in about two weeks. It was a very interesting problem that they had in New Hampshire. I can’t tell you about it,” the president cryptically replied when aske...
21:00 2019-07-05

Trump Immigration Plan Offers a Ticket to the American Dream. The Poor Need Not Apply. The Trump administration’s new means-testing rule is an attempt to change the profile of the American immigrant. No more is the U.S. a place that welcomes the poor....
20:13 2019-08-14

Trump offers sympathies to Chris Cline’s family after fatal helicopter crash President Trump on Friday offered his “deepest sympathies” to the family of West Virginia businessman and philanthropist Chris Cline, who died alongside his daughter in a helicopter crash off the coast of the Bahamas on July 4. Trump sent the condolence message in a tweet Friday night fr...
07:52 2019-07-06

Trump Urges ‘Big’ Rate Cut as Fed Faces Challenges From short-term political and trade war concerns to a long-term lack of “firefighting capability” if the economy dives, things are not poised to get easier for Chair Jerome H. Powell....
16:13 2019-09-16

Warren wins endorsement of progressive Working Families Party, which supported Sanders in 2016 Sen. Elizabeth Warren is endorsed by the Working Families Party, a progressive group that backed fellow progressive Sen. Bernie Sanders in the 2016 campaign....
22:00 2019-09-16

Black Leaders Condemn Attacks by Sanders Supporters Amid Fallout From WFP's Warren Endorsement In a draft letter obtained by Splinter on Thursday, dozens of prominent black progressive leaders condemned the “hateful, violent, and racist threats” they said have been leveled by “self-identified [Bernie] Sanders supporters” against black leaders in the wake of the Working Families Party’s endo...
15:39 2019-09-20

'Daily Show' host offers vulgar explanation for why Trump canceled Taliban meeting Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah said Monday that President Trump canceled a planned meeting with Taliban representatives at Camp David because he’s a ‘p-ssy a—b---h.’...
08:52 2019-09-11

President Trump Offers Support for Saudi Self-Defense in Call With Prince Mohammed Bin Salman President Donald Trump offered U.S. support for Saudi Arabia’s self-defense in a call on Saturday with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman, the White House said. The pair spoke after a swarm of explosive drones hit key oil-industry targets in Saudi Arabia. The state-run Saudi Press Agency e...
01:39 2019-09-15

Trump says Florida faces 'absolute monster' hurricane Florida residents on Thursday were bracing for a hurricane that was threatening to smack into the center of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and President Donald Trump said it appeared the storm's winds would be "unbelievably high."...
03:52 2019-08-30

Florida man who sent explosives to Trump critics faces sentencing A Florida man who has admitted mailing pipes filled with explosives to prominent Democrats and critics of U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to be sentenced on Monday....
17:39 2019-08-05

Florida man who sent explosives to critics of Trump faces sentencing A Florida man who mailed pipes filled with explosives to prominent Democrats and critics of U.S. President Donald Trump was expected to be sentenced on Monday....
14:39 2019-08-05

Trump faces trade war negotiations during consequential G20 meetings Trade wars -- and the prospect of actual war -- will dominate President Donald Trump's agenda when he touches down here in Osaka, Japan, Thursday for a highly consequential meeting of world leaders....
18:39 2019-06-27

Taciturn Mueller faces U.S. Congress on probe of Trump When Robert Mueller was leading a U.S. Marine Corps platoon in combat in Vietnam, Donald Trump was finishing college and about to go to work for his father, a New York City landlord, having received military draft deferments including for a diagnosis of bone spurs in his heels....
15:13 2019-07-24

In Delaying Tariffs, Trump Faces Up to Economic Reality President Trump insists China is paying the full cost of his tariffs. But his decision to push some of them off until December is an admission of their impact on American consumers....
21:52 2019-08-14

Democratic White House hopeful Warren wins key progressive endorsement ahead of New York rally Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday won the endorsement of the Working Families Party, a progressive group with growing political influence that previously backed U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders during his 2016 White House bid....
20:13 2019-09-16

Jeff Flake offers rare defense of Trump after Jimmy Carter suggests POTUS is 'illegitimate' Outspoken anti-Trump critic Jeff Flake offered a rare defense of President Trump in response to former President Jimmy Carter's remarks suggesting the current president isn't a legitimate one. ...
06:52 2019-06-29

Trump offers to pardon aides for laws broken in rush to build border wall – report Trump orders officials to ignore environmental rules and ‘take the land’ it needs to build a wall along US-Mexico borderDonald Trump has reportedly told aides he will pardon them for any laws they might break to build a wall along the US-Mexico border as he rushes to get hundreds of miles of fencing...
18:26 2019-08-28

Trump faces new sexual assault allegation; he issues denial WASHINGTON (AP) — A New York-based advice columnist claims Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in a dressing room at a Manhattan department store in the mid-1990s, according to a first-person account published Friday by New York magazine. Trump is denying the allegations and says, “I’ve ...
04:00 2019-06-22

Trump faces new sexual assault allegation, issues denial WASHINGTON — A New York-based advice columnist claims Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in a dressing room at a Manhattan department store in the mid-1990s, according to a first-person account published Friday by New York magazine. Trump denied the allegations and said, “I’ve never met...
11:52 2019-06-22

After Meeting Trump, a Myanmar Minister Faces Criminal Charges In the Oval Office, a prominent Baptist minister accused the Myanmar military of oppression and torture. A colonel later filed a complaint against him....
10:13 2019-09-03

Zuckerberg Meets With Trump, Faces Tough Questions from Senators With his company under a regulatory spotlight, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg scored a meeting at the White House Thursday—but faced a chillier reception from lawmakers on Capitol Hill....
09:26 2019-09-20

Donald Trump Says Florida Faces "Absolute Monster" Hurricane Florida residents on Thursday were bracing for a hurricane that was threatening to smack into the centre of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and President Donald Trump said it appeared the......
06:13 2019-08-30

He threatened GOP lawmakers over Trump’s policies. Now he faces up to 10 years in prison. Carlos Bayon, 63, threatened House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.) last year, according to the Department of Justice....
07:26 2019-08-01

President Trump Faces Protests During Visit to Dayton and El Paso (DAYTON, Ohio) — Protesters greeted President Donald Trump’s arrival in Dayton Wednesday, blaming his incendiary rhetoric for inflaming political and racial tensions in the country, as he visited survivors of last weekend’s mass shootings and saluted first responders. The president...
23:00 2019-08-07

Trump-Backed U.S.-British Trade Deal Faces Hurdles Resistance is already rising on both sides of the Atlantic to a free-trade pact that President Trump and U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson want to quickly strike after Britain leaves the European Union....
22:00 2019-08-27

Hurricane intensifies, Trump says Florida faces 'absolute monster' Florida residents were bracing for a hurricane on Thursday that was threatening to smack into the center of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and President Donald Trump said it appeared the storm's winds would be "unbelievably high."...
06:13 2019-08-30

Trump faces House condemnation after his tweets on minority congresswomen President Donald Trump pressured fellow Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday to stand with him and vote against a symbolic measure condemning his racially charged attacks on four Democratic congresswomen....
22:52 2019-07-16

Mexico deploys military to curb migration, reportedly offers major concessions as Trump tariffs loom With just days to go until the Trump administration is set to impose punishing tariffs on Mexico unless the country halts the unprecedented flow of illegal immigrants across the southern border, numerous signs that Mexico would capitulate emerged Thursday -- but it remained unclear Friday morning wh...
08:26 2019-06-07

Trump offers full support for Johnson as Pence prepares to visit London amid Brexit chaos No one was more gleeful than Trump to see Johnson’s political ascent on the back of the promised British withdrawal from the E.U., and no other world leader may have as much to lose from the stunning political humiliation of a populist brother-in-arms....
03:52 2019-09-05

Trump plan to sell arms to Saudis faces Senate vote The U.S. Senate will vote on Thursday on legislation seeking to block President Donald Trump's plan to complete $8 billion in arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, lawmakers said, making clear they want a harder line against what they see as human rights abuses by the two countrie...
03:13 2019-06-20

Trump's Son-In-Law's Economic Plan For Mideast Peace Faces Arab Rejection US President Donald Trump's economic vision as part of the wider plan to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict was met with contempt, repudiation and exasperation in the Arab world, even as some in......
09:26 2019-06-23

"Were Cocked And Loaded": Trump's Take On Iran Attack Plan Faces Scrutiny US President Donald Trump on Friday described a nail-biting decision to call off an imminent attack on Iran in order to avoid disproportionate casualties, but the account is already facing scrutiny......
06:26 2019-06-22

Trump State Visit to U.K. Faces Turbulence Amid Brexit Chaos When the American president arrives in London on Monday, it’s not clear how much more he can shake up a country that is already roiled by the Brexit debacle....
17:39 2019-06-02

Trump’s plan to fund border wall faces first legal test SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge is expected to decide Friday whether to block the White House from spending billions of dollars to build a wall on the Mexican border with money secured under President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency. The judge is weighing two cases that...
21:00 2019-05-24

Trump lists familiar White House faces as possible Bolton successors U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday listed five possible replacements for recently fired national security adviser John Bolton, most of whom are already familiar faces from within his administration....
02:52 2019-09-18

Trump's two-front attack on climate change science faces challenges The Trump administration is fighting on two fronts to help justify its deregulatory agenda in court, downplaying both the damage from climate change and the public health benefits of environmental rules....
13:52 2019-05-31

Trump team faces tough audiences as it sells Mideast plan President Donald Trump's top Mideast advisers face skeptical audiences as they visit several locations in the region and in Europe starting Tuesday to rally support for what they have billed as a workshop on the economic foundations of peace between Israel and the Palestinians....
00:13 2019-05-29

Trump faces fresh sexual assault allegation – live updates Journalist E Jean Carroll alleges assault took place 23 years ago in a dressing room of the Bergdorf Goodman department store in New York 6.40pm BST Prominent African American lawmakers are rallying to the defense of Joe Biden amid criticism over comments the former vice president made about working...
19:52 2019-06-21

UPDATE 13-Hurricane intensifies, Trump says Florida faces 'absolute monster' Florida residents were bracing for a hurricane on Thursday that was threatening to smack into the center of the state over the Labor Day weekend, and President Donald Trump said it appeared the storm's winds would be "unbelievably high."...
10:13 2019-08-30

Trump's Middle East envoy faces resistance at U.N. Security Council A plan for peace between Israel and the Palestinians cannot rely on global consensus, inconclusive international law and "unclear" United Nations resolutions, U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday, sparking pushback from several countries....
01:26 2019-07-24

Trump's new anti-asylum rule faces court test in California A new U.S. rule aimed at slashing the number of asylum cases at the southern border with Mexico faces a court test on Wednesday when a federal judge will hear arguments about whether to block the measure pending trial....
15:13 2019-07-24

'He's not welcome here': Trump faces backlash over Ohio and Texas visits – video report Donald Trump will receive a frosty reception when he arrives in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, on Wednesday afternoon, three days after the cities were struck by mass shootings. A gunman who invoked the language of white supremacy killed 22 people when he attacked an El Paso Walmart. Local politi...
17:26 2019-08-08

Antonio Brown loses endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith amid sexual assault investigation: report Antonio Brown reportedly lost his endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith this week after newfound sexual assault allegations surfaced against the embattled NFL wide-receiver....
12:52 2019-09-14

Beauty queen, journalist, pioneer. The many faces of Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll. Before the current moment in the media's glare, author E. Jean Carroll was a journalistic luminary, beauty queen and cheerleader.        ...
17:39 2019-07-03

After mass killings, Trump condemns white supremacy but faces pressure for gun control President Donald Trump on Monday proposed tighter monitoring of the internet, mental health reform and wider use of the death penalty in response to mass slayings over the weekend that killed 30 people in Texas and Ohio....
18:39 2019-08-05

Ex-Trump adviser Stone faces uphill battle in quest to dismiss indictment President Donald Trump's longtime political adviser Roger Stone faced an uphill battle in court on Thursday, as a federal judge poked holes in nearly every argument his lawyers made for why she should dismiss an indictment stemming from Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the...
23:39 2019-05-30

After Placing Blame for Attacks, Trump Faces Difficult Choices on Confronting Iran The president has said Tehran will suffer if American interests are threatened. But he has been vague about what his response might be, and the administration is divided....
03:26 2019-06-14

New Trump family detention rule faces legal challenges, tight space A coalition of 19 states and the District of Columbia, led by California and Massachusetts, said on Monday they will sue the Trump administration to stop a sweeping new rule to indefinitely detain migrant families seeking to settle in the United States....
21:26 2019-08-26

Felix Sater, Trump Associate, Skips House Hearing and Now Faces a Subpoena House Democrats want to hear from Mr. Sater about his pursuit of a real estate deal in Moscow with a Trump Organization lawyer during the 2016 campaign....
22:01 2019-06-21

Beauty queen. Journalist. Pioneer. The many faces of Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll. Before the current moment in the media's glare, What Do We Need Men For author E. Jean Carroll was a journalistic luminary, beauty queen, cheerleader.       ...
15:39 2019-07-03

CNN faces backlash after interviewing white nationalist Richard Spencer about Trump's racist tweets David J. Phillip/AP CNN sparked heavy criticism on social media on Tuesday after interviewing a prominent white nationalist, Richard Spencer, about Trump's racist tweets from the weekend. Spencer said the tweets didn't go far enough, suggesting Trump needs to do more to impress white supremacists l...
18:52 2019-07-17

Trump Reportedly Sent Justin Trudeau Bizarre Handwritten Notes Scrawled With Smiley Faces President Donald Trump is not what you might call a “man of letters” despite repeatedly bragging about the adoring missives he’s shared with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. But now the president reportedly has a second pen pal to annoy with notes so bizarre they were mistaken for a prank at firs...
16:39 2019-08-12

Biofuel plan faces backlash by U.S. agricultural groups ahead of Trump meet: sources U.S. agricultural trade groups on Friday told the Trump administration a proposed biofuel reform package falls short of expectations, four sources familiar with discussions said, complicating plans the administration had for presenting the proposal to President Donald Trump....
23:00 2019-09-06

With North Korea talks bogged down, Trump faces a cascade of new crises in East Asia A deepening trade war with China, mass protests in Hong Kong and a split between Japan and South Korea have tested the administration’s policies and the president’s resolve....
07:39 2019-08-07

Amy Klobuchar slams Trump in wake of El Paso massacre, faces backlash for politicizing tragedy A Democrat seeking the party's 2020 presidential nomination faced sharp criticism on social media Saturday after linking that day's massacre in El Paso, Texas, to President Trump's rhetoric....
07:52 2019-08-04

Owner of SoulCycle and the Miami Dolphins faces outrage and calls for boycott over Trump fundraiser The billionaire owner of Equinox is planning a high-dollar Hamptons fundraiser for President Donald Trump, leading to calls for a boycott of the luxury gym and its associated businesses SoulCycle and Blink Fitness....
14:13 2019-08-08

Before the White House, Trump faced an array of sexual misconduct accusations. As president, he faces another Trump is fighting back against an allegation by writer E. Jean Carroll that he forced himself on her in a store dressing room in the 1990s.        ...
00:52 2019-06-23

| Trump faces battles on multiple fronts: WATCH the top Tuesday World news videos Trump tells ex-White House counsel to defy subpoena | Trump loses lawsuit challenging financials subpoena; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH....
17:39 2019-05-21

Olympic cycling champion faces army warning for bare-cheeked Trump taunt Nino Schurter poked fun at White House with cheeky photoSwiss faces possible warning from senior officers over incidentSchurter won gold in mountain bike cross-country at Rio 2016Olympic cycling champion Nino Schurter faces being reprimanded by the Swiss Army after posting a photo on social media sh...
18:26 2019-09-20

NASA faces a key test of Orion spacecraft, as it scrambles to meet Trump moon mandate Usually, the most dramatic part of human space travel is the liftoff. A controlled explosion of massive amounts of propellant, blasting a rocket off the ground on a pillow of fire and smoke. But that......
03:13 2019-07-02

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21:26 2019-06-11

Trump offers to meet North Korea's Kim; North says talks would be 'meaningful' U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would like to see North Korean leader Kim Jong Un this weekend at the demilitarized zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea, and North Korea said a meeting would be "meaningful" if it happened....
07:13 2019-06-29

Pelosi faces twin challenge on Trump impeachment — tamp down talk and give nation a tutorial on the process Democratic proponents envision a speedy procedure similar to the impeachment of President Bill Clinton, while the House speaker is thinking about a deliberate approach....
21:13 2019-06-06

Trump’s Middle East Peace Plan Faces a Cross Roads After Coalition Talks in Israel Crumble The administration’s plan could end up becoming a vehicle to resurrect the political fortunes of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and protect those of President Trump....
19:52 2019-06-01

Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc faces sentencing in terror spree that targeted Trump critics Pipe bomb mailer Cesar Sayoc faces sentencing for spree that targeted Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Robert De Niro and others        ...
16:26 2019-08-05

As Sen. Bernie Sanders wins major labor endorsement, others in organized labor aren’t rushing to take sides in the 2020 presidential contest Like other candidates for the Democratic nomination, the independent from Vermont has sought backing from organized labor, which largely has declined to offer formal endorsements at this point....
10:52 2019-08-27

President Trump addresses A$AP Rocky's Sweden arrest, offers to 'personally vouch for his bail' President Trump said in a tweet he'd be calling Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven about rapper A$AP Rocky, who has been detained since June 30.        ...
17:39 2019-07-20

Primary Them All “We’re talking about human lives, and let’s just subject people to the laws, but we also have to recognize that everybody in America has rights,” a visibly emotional Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday afternoon. Later that day, however, right-wingers in the House Democratic caucus confirmed that, in fact...
17:00 2019-06-28

The Split-Screen Primary In the On Politics newsletter: Presidential candidates are perfecting the art of talking to the media about impeachment, and of talking to voters about issues....
03:13 2019-05-31

New York’s Democratic primary looks like it’s up for grabs The New York Democratic presidential primary could be up for grabs, with more than a third of voters indicating they are still undecided — a significantly higher percentage than the support expressed for any of the candidates, a poll released Tuesday reveals. The Siena College survey found tha...
18:26 2019-09-17

Gov. Bevin Marks Republican Primary Win (LEX 18/AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has cleared his first hurdle toward a second term, defeating three challengers to win the Republican nomination. Bevin beat three Republican challengers in Tuesday’s primary election. They were state Rep. Robert Goforth, William Woods and Ike Lawren...
02:39 2019-05-22

New MLB All-Star vote set to begin with 'primary' MLB is switching to a multiphase process to elect All-Star starters via fan voting, with the "primary" phase to begin Tuesday followed by "The Starters Election" on June 26....
18:52 2019-05-28

LEX 18 Calls Dem Gubernatorial Primary For Beshear (LEX 18) — Andy Beshear won a hard-fought primary election Tuesday to become the Democratic nominee for governor and face off against Gov. Matt Bevin in November. Beshear, the Attorney General, spent the day in Louisville, thanking his many volunteers. He ventured out in the morning along with...
02:39 2019-05-22

Biden’s Campaign Approach: Run Like It’s a Primary of One Mr. Biden is betting that his widespread name recognition and early poll results free him to focus on President Trump — and brush off his 22 Democratic opponents....
11:52 2019-06-17

The Third Democratic Primary Debate Is Going to Be Three Hours??? ABC News released the specifications of the third Democratic National Debate on Thursday, and it feels like a personal attack on me, a person who watches these debates....
05:00 2019-08-30

Warren gets caught in Senate primary crossfire BOSTON — When Elizabeth Warren needed a glowing introduction to her speech at the 2016 Democratic National Convention, her former law school student, Rep. Joe Kennedy III, was there to provide it. When she needed someone to introduce her to the teeming crowd when she launched her presidential campai...
10:39 2019-09-20

How Abortion Became a Top Issue in the 2020 Democratic Primary Among the hundreds who gathered in front of the Supreme Court to protest for abortion rights on Tuesday were roughly a half-dozen candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination. As activists held up signs reading #StopTheBans to protest recent laws severely restricting abortions in Alabama, G...
02:26 2019-05-24

The Latest: Edelen concedes in Dem primary for Kentucky gov. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Kentucky’s primary election (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Democrat Adam Edelen’s political comeback has come up short as the former state auditor has conceded in his run for the Democratic nomination for governor in Kentucky. In his concession speech T...
02:39 2019-05-22

Tom Steyer Brings $100 Million to the Democratic Primary. That May Not Be Enough A billionaire activist and philanthropist, Tom Steyer brings several assets with him to the 2020 presidential race: Longtime Democratic connections, at least some support from his efforts to impeach President Donald Trump and a willingness to spend $100 million of his own money on the race, giving h...
22:52 2019-07-09

AOC is vulnerable to a primary challenge, survey finds She’s a social media superstar — but a survey of Democrats in her Bronx-Queens 14th District has found that Democratic Socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is vulnerable to a re-election challenge. The survey, commissioned by the decidedly anti-Ocasio-Cortez “Stop The AOC” polit...
04:52 2019-09-18

Former state lawmaker to challenge McConnell in GOP primary FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A former one-term state lawmaker says he will challenge Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in next year’s Republican primary in Kentucky. Ex-state Rep. C. Wesley Morgan on Wednesday called McConnell a “self-serving senator” who waits to see “which wa...
01:26 2019-05-30

Argentina's President Suffers Setback in Primary Argentina’s pro-business President Mauricio Macri suffered a crushing setback in a primary election that is expected to indicate whether he will be re-elected in October to accelerate market overhauls or will see his plans unraveled by his leftist rivals....
08:00 2019-08-12

DNC warns Cuomo that moving primary day would come with consequences The Democratic National Committee warned New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Friday that moving up the state’s primary election day would come with consequences. Cuomo’s desire to change the Democratic primary from April 28 to February came up at a DNC Rules and Bylaws meeting Friday and was quickly di...
03:39 2019-09-07

Joe Biden Is on Top of the Democratic Primary Field. How Does He Stay There? Before Joe Biden announced his presidential campaign, the former vice president privately worried about the fundamentals. Could he raise the money needed to mount a credible campaign? Could he assemble a diverse and experienced staff? Would he be a good fit for a Democratic base that’s drifted...
22:52 2019-06-05

DNC to require at least one female moderator at each primary debate The Democratic National Committee is implementing a new requirement that each of their 12 upcoming presidential debates feature at least one female moderator, Fox News has confirmed....
22:26 2019-05-31

20 Democratic candidates qualify for second primary debate The Democratic National Committee announced on Wednesday the 20 candidates who will take to the stage over two nights this month in the second round of primary debates....
10:26 2019-07-18

Queens activist to challenge AOC in Democratic primary A Democratic activist from Queens has announced she’ll challenge Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a primary for her congressional seat. Badrun Khan, who officially filed her candidacy in July, announced her campaign on Wednesday, according to The Hill. When asked about the new challenger, Ocasio-Cor...
11:39 2019-09-19

10 Democrats qualify for next primary debate in Houston There will be just one night of debate in Houston next month among the Democratic field running for president, as just 10 candidates have qualified for the next primary event....
20:26 2019-08-29

Encarnación to join Yankees on Monday, become primary DH CHICAGO (AP) — Yankees manager Aaron Boone plans to use AL home run leader Edwin Encarnación as his team’s primary designated hitter after the 36-year-old slugger joins the team in New York on Monday. Speaking to reporters before Sunday’s game in Chicago against the White Sox, Boone said...
20:39 2019-06-16

10 Democrats set for 3rd presidential primary debate in Houston Ten Democratic presidential candidates are set to participate in the third round of primary debates in Houston Thursday night, about half the field who appeared in the first two this summer....
16:13 2019-09-12

Only one in 20 fathers take primary parental leave in Australia Mothers take 95% of the primary carers leave and the birth of a child has little impact on fathers’ employment, report saysMothers take 95% of the primary carers leave in Australia, and a lack of legislated shared parental leave, traditional gender roles and the gender pay gap are all working to pre...
01:13 2019-05-28

Kentucky Has a Primary Election Today. Here’s What to Watch. Gov. Matt Bevin, the Republican incumbent, is the most unpopular governor in the country. Democrats hope that will give them an opening in a red state....
21:39 2019-05-21

Rep. Joe Kennedy kicks off primary challenge against Sen. Ed Markey Democratic Rep. Joe Kennedy III of Massachusetts has announced a run for Senate on Saturday morning at the East Boston Social Center, challenging Democratic Sen. Ed Markey, who has served in Congress for more than 40 years....
01:00 2019-09-23

Primary Election ballots being mailed Friday TUCSON – The Tucson City Clerk’s Office is mailing ballots to voters Friday for the vote-by-mail City of Tucson Primary Election. Election Day is on Aug.27. Voters must return their voted ballots by mail Aug. 21 For the City of Tucson, the mayor and city council member seats in Ward 1, 2 and 4...
00:13 2019-08-03

Decision 2019: Primary Election Results Decision 2019 Decision 2019: Primary Election Results August 27, 2019 7:00 pm City of Tucson 2019 Primary Election candidate breakdown ...
05:26 2019-08-28

The Latest: Philadelphia mayor fends off 2 in primary PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic primary for Philadelphia mayor (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney is poised to keep his job after fending off two challengers in the city’s Democratic primary. Tuesday night’s victory all but assures Kenney will sta...
05:39 2019-05-22

Bellinger, Yelich top vote-getters in All-Star 'Primary' Cody Bellinger of the Los Angeles Dodgers narrowly topped Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich for the most All-Star votes in the first round of balloting....
04:00 2019-06-22

Primary voters anxiously watch first debate night TUCSON — About two dozen Democrats gathered at a northwest side home Wednesday night to watch night one of the first Democratic Presidential Debate of this election cycle, anxiously hoping someone will emerge from this pack and turn Arizona blue next fall. Southern Arizona Democratic Primary v...
18:52 2019-06-27

Poll: Biden has 2-1 lead in early primary states Former Vice President Joe Biden, who continues to maintain his wide lead in the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination race, holds an even bigger 2-to-1 lead over Sen. Bernie Sanders in early primary states, according to the latest survey on the race....
00:00 2019-05-30

DNC sets date for October presidential primary debate The October Democratic presidential primary debate will take place in Ohio on October 15 with a potential second debate the following night if enough candidates qualify, according to an email sent by the Democratic National Committee to the 2020 democratic presidential campaigns and provided to CNN ...
20:39 2019-09-01

Lots of surprises but no clear message from Virginia primary RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s off-year elections later this year — when 140 legislative seats and partisan control of the Legislature is up for grabs — may signal what the rest of the country’s mood will be in 2020. But a series of surprising primary results Tuesday offered mix message...
09:26 2019-06-12

McSally gets GOP primary challenger in Arizona Senate race PHOENIX (AP) — A Phoenix-area businessman says he will challenge U.S. Sen. Martha McSally in next year’s Republican primary. Daniel McCarthy told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Congress needs “conservative outsiders to step in and push back quickly.” His challenge could pos...
00:00 2019-08-29

Decision 2019: Tucson Primary Election is Tuesday TUCSON – After months of debates, door-to-door campaigns and campaign signs, Tucson’s primary election is finally here. Since 6 a.m. Tuesday, balloters have been welcoming voters who have been heading to polling locations to cast their ballot. Once the polls close at 7 p.m., votes will b...
21:39 2019-08-27

Joe Kennedy Confirms He’ll Take on Sen. Ed Markey in 2020 Democratic Primary Rep. Joe Kennedy III of Massachusetts confirmed on Saturday that he’ll run against incumbent Sen. Ed Markey in next year’s Democratic state primary....
09:39 2019-09-22

Democrats Grapple With a Sprawling Primary Field, and No One to Shape It The field of 24 candidates is too unwieldy, some Democrats say. But with big names like the Clintons and Obamas remaining silent, the party lacks anyone to sort it out....
11:26 2019-07-04

Georgia won’t hold presidential primary on Super Tuesday ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia is shifting its presidential primary to late March, leaving the group of states that vote on Super Tuesday. The primary has been set for March 24, three weeks after Super Tuesday, which Georgia has joined in past election cycles. The change announced Wednesday by Georgia Secre...
19:00 2019-06-19

De Blasio fails to register in new Democratic primary poll Mayor Bill de Blasio could be forced to turn out the lights on his long-shot presidential bid, according to a new survey released Tuesday. De Blasio did not even register with voters — garnering less than 1 percent support in the latest Quinnipiac University poll of Democratic presidential candidate...
22:13 2019-08-06

Rep. Joe Kennedy to Announce Challenge of Sen. Markey in Massachusetts Primary BOSTON — Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, a scion of one of America’s most storied political families, is set to announce he will challenge U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in the state’s Democratic primary in 2020. A person with knowledge of Kennedy’s plans told The Associate...
11:13 2019-09-19

Joseph Kennedy III eyeing primary challenge Dem Senator Joseph Kennedy III, a Democratic congressman from Massachusetts, is eyeing a primary challenge to Sen. Edward Markey, a report said Friday. Kennedy, the 38-year-old grandson of Robert F. Kennedy, told a Democratic official this week that he is considering challenging the 73-year-old Markey instead o...
10:13 2019-08-17

The Most Cursed Senate Primary of All Time Is a Real Possibility Folks, we are getting one step closer to the most awful U.S. Senate primary I could ever dream up becoming a reality: racist, homophobic, crypto-Nazi former Attorney General Jeff Sessions versus racist, homophobic alleged pedophile Roy Moore....
01:52 2019-06-20

Argentina five-year CDS jumps almost 1,000 bps after primary election outcome The cost of insuring exposure to Argentina's sovereign debt surged by 938 basis points on Monday as investors worried about a return to interventionist economics following a defeat for President Mauricio Macri in the weekend's primary election....
19:26 2019-08-12

Fox News Poll: Biden at new low in Democratic primary race It’s increasingly more important to Democratic primary voters to beat President Donald Trump than support their favorite candidate -- and former Vice President Joe Biden is widely considered the candidate most likely to give them the White House. ...
00:26 2019-09-19

Philadelphia mayor easily fends off 2 challengers in primary PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Democrat Jim Kenney is poised to keep his job as mayor of the nation’s sixth largest city after fending off two challengers in Tuesday’s primary who criticized his signature achievement: a soda tax to help provide free preschool classes. The victory all but assures Ke...
05:39 2019-05-22

The Trailer: An exclusive poll on how the debates changed the primary In this edition: The freshest polling about the first debates, the message House Republicans have been sending all year, and the first victims of the campaign cash race....
23:52 2019-07-02

Over 190 Primary Schools In Srinagar To Re-Open Today: Official The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Sunday said that over 190 primary schools will re-open on Monday in Srinagar, besides restoring "full functionality" of government offices across Kashmir......
00:00 2019-08-19

Edward Snowden: Germany a 'primary example' of NSA surveillance cooperation In his new book, Edward Snowden describes how US intelligence agencies collect vast amounts of data around the world. Foreign governments often help facilitate the collection, and Germany is no exception....
05:52 2019-09-17

Rep. Kennedy announces Democratic primary challenge to Sen. Markey Joe Kennedy’s bid is certain to divide Democrats as Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have backed Edward J. Markey, who has worked on the Green New Deal....
18:52 2019-09-21

Many primary care doctors underscreen, misdiagnose diabetes New research shows about 25 percent of physicians misdiagnose people with diabetes with prediabetes, in addition to missing risk factors and signs of the condition....
14:00 2019-09-11

Biden's polling lead in first primary state all but evaporates Joe Biden remains on top in the state that holds the first presidential primary in the race for the White House, but a new poll is the second in two days to suggest the former vice president’s lead over his 2020 Democratic nomination rivals has all but disappeared....
22:01 2019-07-16

All States have ‘primary responsibility’ to protect against hate attacks The UN’s top rights official has added her voice to condemnation of the weekend mass-shootings in the cities of El Paso and Dayton, insisting on Tuesday that “not just the US, but all States” should do more to stop discrimination....
00:13 2019-08-07

Rep. Seth Moulton Drops Out of 2020 Democratic Primary (WASHINGTON) — Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton plans to exit the Democratic presidential primary race on Friday, becoming the second 2020 candidate to drop out this week as the field narrows. Moulton is set to announce the end his campaign during remarks to the Democratic National Committee. A...
16:39 2019-08-23

Kentucky primary to offer verdict on Bevin’s job performance LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Voters in Kentucky are casting ballots in a primary that will deliver an initial verdict on the job performance of Gov. Matt Bevin. The ally of President Donald Trump faces state Rep. Robert Goforth and two other challengers in Tuesday’s GOP primary. Democrats are choosi...
17:52 2019-05-21

First 2020 Democratic primary debate -- Night 2 live blog Former Vice President Joe Biden, Sens. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Kamala Harris, D-Calif., and South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg are among the ten Democrats who will take the stage in Miami tonight....
03:13 2019-06-28

City of Tucson 2019 Primary Election candidate breakdown TUCSON – The city of Tucson’s 2019 primary election is Tuesday. The election will help determine the Democratic candidate to face off an Independent candidate for Tucson mayor in November’s general election, as well as council members for Wards 1, 2 and 4. On the ballot running for...
08:26 2019-08-27

Vote-by-mail deadline for Tucson primary election is Wednesday TUCSON – The Tucson primary election is around the corner. That means it’s time to mail your voted ballots – the deadline is Wednesday. Election Day is on Aug. 27. For the City of Tucson, the mayor and city council member seats in Ward 1, 2 and 4 will be up for election. Read about Tucson Mayoral Ca...
17:52 2019-08-20

WATCH: Night 2 of 2020 Democratic primary debate begins at 6 p.m.  For the latest NBC News coverage, visit nbcnews.com....
02:26 2019-06-28

John Hickenlooper expected to drop out of 2020 Democratic primary Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is expected to end his long-shot bid to be the Democratic presidential nominee, a source familiar with the campaign told the Associated Press. Hickenlooper is expected to make the announcement on Thursday, the news agnecy reported, citing an unnamed campaign so...
07:00 2019-08-15

Factbox: By the numbers - Deciphering Argentina's presidential primary and election Argentines will vote on Sunday in the country's presidential primaries, ahead of the general election in October that is seen as a choice between the bitter pill of austerity and the potential comforts of a return to populism....
08:39 2019-08-08

Here’s Who Has Qualified for the September Democratic Presidential Primary Debate — And Who Hasn’t For the first time, all the Democratic presidential primary candidates who qualified for the next debate will be on the same stage, on the same night. Only 10 candidates hit the Democratic National Committee’s polling and fundraising threshold by the Aug. 28 deadline. On Wednesday, billionaire...
20:00 2019-08-29

The Latest on the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit DETROIT (AP) – The Latest on the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Some Democratic presidential candidates aren’t eager to make age an issue in the 2020 nominating fight. Mayor Pete Buttigieg is the youngest candidate in the ...
19:52 2019-07-31

After female candidate’s defeat in N.C. primary, Liz Cheney says GOP needs to do more to win votes of women The top-ranking female House Republican was speaking one day after Greg Murphy bested Joan Perry to win the GOP nod for a House seat in North Carolina....
21:52 2019-07-10

South Carolina Republicans vote to skip 2020 primary The South Carolina Republican Party executive committee voted Saturday to skip a presidential primary in 2020, leaving an open path for President Donald Trump to win all of the Palmetto State's delegates without competition....
20:00 2019-09-08

Second 2020 Democratic primary debate -- Night 2 live blog Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sens. Kamala Harris, D-Calif. and Cory Booker, D-N.J., are among the Democratic presidential candidates on stage in Detroit tonight as the party wraps up its second round of 2020 primary debates....
22:52 2019-07-31

Joe Kennedy III Is Mounting a Democratic Primary Challenge to Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey (BOSTON) — Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, a scion of one of America’s most storied political families, is set to announce he will challenge U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in the state’s Democratic primary in 2020. A person with knowledge of Kennedy’s plans told The Associa...
18:26 2019-09-19

What the 2020 Democrats Can Learn From One of the Most Crowded Primary Fields in History With Democratic primary debates having begun on Wednesday and continuing on Thursday, featuring 20 candidates, the party is facing its largest field of candidates in modern history. But part of the reason this moment stands out is that this kind of crowded and competitive field is a relatively recen...
23:26 2019-06-27

GSK's Dovato meets primary goal in late-stage HIV study British Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline Plc on Wednesday said its two-drug HIV regimen Dovato was successful in suppressing the AIDS-causing virus in patients for 48 weeks at similar levels as the patients' previous three-drug treatment....
08:52 2019-07-10

Recount in New York City Democratic primary to begin Tuesday A recount will begin on Tuesday in the Democratic primary race for district attorney in the New York City borough of Queens, a contest that drew national attention, an official said on Friday....
23:00 2019-07-05

Progressive candidate concedes in New York City Democratic primary The Democratic primary race for Queens district attorney finally came to end an end on Tuesday with political newcomer Tiffany Cabán, a progressive backed by U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, conceding victory to Melinda Katz, the establishment favorite candidate....
15:39 2019-08-07

Gov. Ducey signs bill to move Primary Election date PHOENIX – Arizona voters will be heading to the polls a little earlier in 2020. Governor Doug Ducey signed a bill on Wednesday, May 22nd, that moved the primary election date up three weeks. Primary voting will now take place on the first Tuesday of August each election year. The bill also mov...
11:39 2019-05-23

Democratic primary voters more enthusiastic about Warren than Biden: poll Joe Biden remains the front-runner in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, but a new national survey indicates Sen. Elizabeth Warren tops the former vice president by double digits when it comes to enthusiasm....
18:39 2019-09-18

NY Dems make it easier to vote in 2020 presidential primary ALBANY — The New York State Democratic Party voted unanimously Wednesday to make it easier for registered independent voters to re-enroll as Democrats to vote in next year’s presidential primary — three years after Bernie Sanders slammed the state’s onerous election rules. Un...
10:39 2019-05-23

Coming Soon to a Democratic Primary: Candidates Backed By Charles Koch The political arm of Charles Koch’s ambitious network is preparing to start playing in Democratic primaries for the Senate, House and local roles, according to a memo being sent Friday. The decision is the result of a gradual shift away from aggressive and conservative politics inside the deep...
21:39 2019-06-07

Polish police: masked teenager injures 2 in primary school WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish police say a girl and a woman have been hurt when a masked man entered a primary school in central Poland and threw firecrackers. The spokeswoman for police in Bydgoszcz, Monika Chlebicz, said Monday that a female student was injured by shrapnel and one of the cleaning s...
15:26 2019-05-27

State Board Of Elections Certifies Primary Election Results FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– After fixing nearly 50 errors, the state board of elections officially certified the results of last month’s primary Friday. “This is standard procedure that happens in elections. The election’s been certified. It takes a number of people to run a suc...
23:01 2019-06-07

Primary Teachers' Pay Demand "Beyond West Bengal's Capacity": Minister West Bengal Education Minister Partha Chatterjee Saturday said the government cannot raise the pay scale of agitating primary school teachers to the level demanded by them as it will incur a huge......
03:52 2019-07-21

Joe Kennedy III considers 2020 Senate primary challenge against Markey Democratic Rep. Joe Kennedy III is considering a 2020 Senate primary challenge against Massachusetts Sen. Edward Markey -- which could pit a longtime, well-known Democratic lawmaker against a scion of one of the nation's most famous political families....
05:13 2019-08-27

Daily on Energy: Some clarity on the climate controversies in the Democratic primary Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
21:52 2019-09-20

Andrew Yang staffer to run primary challenge against Rep. Jerry Nadler WASHINGTON – House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler has attracted yet another primary challenger – this one politically aligned with 2020 presidential hopeful Andrew Yang. Jonathan Herzog, a 25-year-old former Yang staffer, announced his intentions to primary Nadler, entering an increasin...
01:52 2019-08-21

Joe Kennedy III launches primary campaign for Senate seat in Massachusetts U.S. Representative Joseph Kennedy III, a scion of the famed political dynasty, on Saturday launched a 2020 primary challenge against fellow Democrat Edward Markey for his U.S. Senate seat from Massachusetts....
08:52 2019-09-22

Massachusetts Rep. Kennedy announces Democratic primary challenge to Sen. Markey Kennedy’s bid is certain to divide Democrats as Sen. Warren and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have backed Markey, who has worked on the Green New Deal....
17:13 2019-09-21

Argentine markets fall as primary hints at Fernández return Argentine stocks and currency are plummeted after Argentine President Mauricio Macri was snubbed by voters who appeared to hand a resounding primary victory to a populist ticket with his predecessor, Cristina Fernández...
21:26 2019-08-12

North Carolina Rep. Walker declines Tillis primary challenge RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Rep. Mark Walker’s announced Thursday that he won’t challenge Sen. Thom Tillis in North Carolina’s Republican primary next year, a move that shows President Donald Trump’s influence on state politics and the high stakes in the 2020 congressional elections...
17:13 2019-06-13

‘You Don’t Have to Be in Des Moines.’ Democrats Expand Primary Map, Spurred by Social Media. With voters increasingly getting information online and from TV, candidates are traveling to a wide range of states, viewing them as sound stages for delivering their message....
15:52 2019-06-01

Germany: Primary school teacher shortage worse than expected The shortage of teachers is one of the dominant topics in German education. But a recent study by the Bertelsmann Foundation has shown the problem is even worse than the government has calculated....
14:52 2019-09-09

Rep. Joe Kennedy III announces Massachusetts Senate primary challenge against Ed Markey Rep. Joe Kennedy III, D-Mass., announced Saturday that he will run for the Senate, setting up a primary challenge to fellow Democrat, Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., next year....
00:00 2019-09-22

The powerful Democratic lawmakers facing looming primary threats New York has become a battleground for progressive challenges to the establishment: ‘The goal is to make the party work for its base’Jamaal Bowman was a teenager living in a rent-stabilized apartment on Manhattan’s Upper East Side when Donald Trump placed full-page ads in the city’s major newspapers...
08:13 2019-08-22

Marianne Williamson Preaches a Message of Love in the Democratic Primary When Andrea Martinez asked about medical marijuana, the question quickly turned from the political to the personal. At a town hall in a dimly lit church in Washington Monday evening, the 51-year-old Navy veteran suggested to Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson that marijuana might ...
18:13 2019-05-21

Mexico's 2020 budget sees a 0.7% primary fiscal surplus Mexico's government expects a 0.7% primary fiscal surplus in its 2020 budget, a blueprint released on Sunday shows, as President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador aims to balance spending priorities with a slowing economy....
01:39 2019-09-09

Argentines head to polls for primary in first Macri, Fernandez showdown Argentines have their first chance on Sunday to head to the ballot boxes in a high-stakes presidential race in which they must choose between staying the course of painful austerity measures or a return to interventionist economics....
11:26 2019-08-11

Argentina’s Macri Trounced in Primary by Voters Angry Over Economy The results of Sunday’s primary elections vindicated Argentina’s leftist former leader, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, who is running on a different ticket....
00:00 2019-08-13

Elections board delays certifying Kentucky primary results FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky election officials have delayed certifying statewide primary election results after the state’s chief election official identified a series of discrepancies in vote counts. The discrepancies won’t change any outcomes of last month’s primary election. ...
20:13 2019-06-04

California Is Now an ‘Early Primary State.’ Democrats Are Grappling With How to Compete. After years of voting late in the presidential nominating process, most California Democrats can start casting ballots by mail in February as Iowans head to their caucuses....
17:39 2019-06-02

Ban nitrite-cured meat from meals in primary schools, say parents More than two thirds of London parents back a ban on processed meats cured with nitrites — a preservative linked with bowel cancer — being served in primary schools....
16:13 2019-09-12

Moderate Dem slams 'squad' for threatening to primary him: 'They're not Democrats ... they're socialists' Rep. Henry Cuellar D-Texas, responded to the threat of a primary from the four female progressive House members known as "the squad" on Tuesday and accused them of being socialists in disguise. ...
01:39 2019-07-17

Argentinian peso plunges as centre-left win election primary Investors spooked by prospect of populist left-leaning administration in Buenos AiresArgentina’s currency plunged on Monday after the country’s centre-left opposition leader won an election primary, raising the prospect of a return to power for the former president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner.A s...
15:13 2019-08-13

Seth Moulton to drop out of 2020 Democratic primary race The Democratic presidential field grew smaller again Friday, with Rep. Seth Moulton dropping out of the race -- saying only three candidates are in serious contention for the party nomination....
19:13 2019-08-23

Celebrities react to the first Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential election Following the first primary debate between the many 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls, outspoken Hollywood celebrities far and wide sounded off on social media about what unfolded....
18:39 2019-06-27

Virginia Democrat who was accused of having sex with teen secretary wins in state primary A Virginia Democrat, who was accused in 2014 of having sex with his teenage secretary he later married, won the Democratic primary on Tuesday for the state’s 16th Senate District....
11:00 2019-06-12

Former Colorado Gov. Gary Hart endorses Bennet in 2020 Democratic primary DENVER--- Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bennet has picked up the endorsement of onetime White House hopeful Gary Hart, a party elder statesman hoping to boost Bennet's longshot candidacy....
22:39 2019-09-06

Argentine peso collapses as primary suggests return to interventionist economics Argentina's beleaguered peso currency collapsed on Monday and inflation was expected to rise as voters flirted with a return to interventionist economics by snubbing market-friendly President Mauricio Macri for the opposition in Sunday's primary vote....
18:26 2019-08-12

Alaska GOP Cancels 2020 Republican Presidential Primary, Joining 3 Other States (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — The Alaska Republican Party has canceled holding a presidential primary in 2020. In a statement Saturday, the party’s State Central Committee passed a rule saying a primary “would serve no useful purpose” because Republican Donald Trump is president. Ear...
23:26 2019-09-22

CNN, New York Times hosting next Democratic primary debate, to be held in Ohio The fourth Democratic presidential primary debate will take place next month in Westerville, Ohio, the Democratic National Committee announced Friday, as candidates fight to qualify for the televised showdown....
22:52 2019-09-13

Celebrities react to the second night of Democratic primary debates for the 2020 election The second night of debates for Democratic hopefuls in the 2020 presidential election took the stage in Miami, Florida on Thursday and Hollywood celebrities were among the loudest voices discussing the showcase on social media. ...
18:26 2019-06-28

South Carolina and Kansas GOP Scrap 2020 Presidential Primary, Caucus COLUMBIA, S.C. — Republican leaders in South Carolina and Kansas have voted to scrap their presidential nominating contests in 2020, while party officials Nevada were deciding whether to follow suit as the GOP erects more hurdles for the long shots challenging President Donald Trump. Canceling...
05:39 2019-09-08

DNC Chair Perez defends stricter criteria for next Democratic primary debate Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez defended on Sunday the criteria to qualify for the party’s next presidential primary debate, calling it a “fair bar” for the White House hopefuls to meet....
18:00 2019-09-08

Macri vows to win second term after Argentine peso crashes on primary results Argentine President Mauricio Macri vowed on Monday to win a second term despite a surprisingly strong performance by the opposition in the primary election that set off a shockwave through markets, crashing the peso currency and sending stocks and bonds tumbling....
07:13 2019-08-13

Benson Primary School awarded Kids Heart Challenge grant BENSON, Ariz.- The American Heart Association’s Kids Heart Challenge awarded grants to more than 170 elementary schools across the country to encourage kids to be active. Benson Primary School was one of the schools to receive the money to provide health equipment and resources for students. “...
15:00 2019-09-07

Joe Biden Leads Democratic Primary Of 2020 US Presidential Election: Poll Former US Vice President Joe Biden is leading the Democratic primary of the 2020 presidential election, trailed by Senator Elizabeth Warren from Massachusetts in the second place, according to a......
11:39 2019-09-18

No ‘joyful warriors’: Democrats fret over negative tone of primary fight Democratic Party leaders hoped a big field would showcase their party’s strength and diversity. Instead, some fear the primary is turning into a free-for-all....
03:26 2019-08-04

AOC endorses Ed Markey, Green New Deal co-sponsor, ahead of possible Senate primary Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., "enthusiastically" endorsed Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., a champion of her "Green New Deal"  for re-election Friday against a potential primary challenge from Rep. Joe Kennedy III....
09:00 2019-09-14

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she'd be 'hard pressed' to back Biden in primary Bernie Sanders appears to be the favorite to secure Ocasio-Cortez’s prized endorsement in the Democratic presidential primaryAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the progressive US congresswoman and social media sensation, has said she would be “hard pressed” to endorse the frontrunner, Joe Biden, in the Democ...
04:26 2019-05-22

Union from Biden campaign’s backyard ticked off at primary front-runner The head of the Philadelphia chapter of the AFL-CIO is not happy that former Vice President Joe Biden hasn't committed to attending a "Workers Presidential Summit" that other Democratic White House hopefuls are expected to join....
21:26 2019-08-30

South Carolina Republican Party cancels 2020 presidential primary With some other states mulling the idea, South Carolina's Republican Party on Saturday officially canceled the state's 2020 Republican presidential primary....
04:00 2019-09-08

Lisa Boothe: Beto O'Rourke 'facing big obstacles' in 2020 Dem primary Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio face "big obstacles" as they seek to clinch the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination....
06:13 2019-06-11

DNC Doubles Polling, Fundraising Requirements for Second Round of Presidential Primary Debates (ATLANTA) — The Democratic National Committee is upping the ante for its second round of presidential primary debates, doubling the polling and grassroots fundraising requirements from its initial summer debates. The parameters, announced Wednesday, are likely to help cull a crop of 24 candida...
00:52 2019-05-30

Sanders must defeat Warren in New Hampshire primary to continue 2020 bid, Stirewalt says Sen. Bernie Sanders must finish ahead of Sen. Elizabeth Warren in New Hampshire's 2020 primary to continue his Democratic presidential bid, according to Chris Stirewalt....
01:00 2019-06-01

Argentina: Voters reject Mauricio Macri's austerity in primary vote An election that was a litmus test for the October presidential election has dealt a blow to President Mauricio Macri. Argentines sent a resounding message of rejection of Macri's handling of the country's economy....
10:39 2019-08-12

Argentines vote in presidential primary, troubled economy hangs in balance Argentina's opposition candidate was ahead in a presidential primary election against market-friendly incumbent Mauricio Macri on Sunday, two TV stations reported minutes after the polls closed....
23:52 2019-08-11

Ex-Obama campaign staffer mounts second primary challenge to Rep. Carolyn Maloney A former campaign staffer for Barack Obama announced Wednesday that he will mount a second primary challenge to long-serving New York Democratic congresswoman Carolyn Maloney in 2020....
08:26 2019-09-19

DNC ups thresholds for upcoming primary debates, making it harder for candidates to qualify The Democratic National Committee’s making it more difficult for the presidential candidates to qualify for the third and fourth round of primary debates....
16:26 2019-05-29

Cleveland Browns make Color Rush jerseys their primary uniform after petitioning NFL The franchise announced Wednesday it had petitioned the league to switch their primary uniform to the brown-on-brown Color Rush jerseys.       ...
02:52 2019-09-05

Protesters repeatedly interrupt Dem primary debate, shout down Biden, Booker, de Blasio Protesters repeatedly interrupted the Democrats' presidential primary debate Wednesday night in Detroit -- and at one point, demonstrators shouted down frontrunner Joe Biden with chants of "three million deportations."...
05:26 2019-08-01

Group of top CEOs says maximizing shareholder profits no longer can be the primary goal of corporations The new statement, released Monday by the Business Roundtable -- whose members are CEOs of America’s largest companies -- suggests balancing the needs of a company’s various constituencies and comes at a time of widening income inequality, rising expectations for corporate behavior and proposals fro...
17:52 2019-08-19

Ocasio-Cortez flexes against Democratic leadership by endorsing an incumbent’s primary challenger She’s endorsing a primary challenger to one of her colleagues, even though House Democratic leadership is actively trying to discourage primary challengers....
20:52 2019-09-18

MSNBC is both a news channel and face of the Resistance. How will that impact the Democratic primary debate? “This is a channel that’s just figuring out how to exist as a news organization that is also a potential arbiter of a presidential race,” said one senior NBC staffer....
22:13 2019-06-22

Renee Unterman, Primary Backer of Georgia Abortion Bill, Announces Bid for Congress (ATLANTA) — When Gov. Brian Kemp signed Georgia’s “heartbeat” abortion ban into law on May 7, one of the most high-profile women by his side was Republican state Sen. Renee Unterman, who proudly donned a baseball cap reading “PRO LIFE.” Unterman announced Thursday...
21:39 2019-06-07

UPDATE 8-Macri's vows to win second term after Argentine peso crashes on primary results Argentine President Mauricio Macri vowed on Monday to win a second term despite a surprisingly strong performance by the opposition in the primary election that set off a shockwave through markets, crashing the peso currency and sending stocks and bonds tumbling....
23:39 2019-08-12

Japan finance ministry says to halt Citi's JGB primary dealing licence for 1 month Japanese Ministry of Finance will suspend Citigroup's primary dealing licence for Japanese government bonds (JGB) for one month starting on June 13, it said on Tuesday....
10:13 2019-06-11

Melinda Katz stunningly takes lead over Tiffany Cabán in primary for Queens DA Queens Borough President Melinda Katz is now leading lefty insurgent Tiffany Cabán in the Democratic primary for Queens district attorney — a stunning reversal of fortunes after the race went into a paper ballot count with Cabán ahead by more than 1,000 votes last week. About 6,000 paper ballots rem...
10:00 2019-07-04

Opposition candidate Fernandez seen ahead of President Macri in Argentina primary: local TV Peronist candidate Alberto Fernandez was seen leading President Mauricio Macri as polls closed in Argentina's primary election on Sunday, according to Argentine TV stations TN, Cronica and A24....
23:52 2019-08-11

Group that helped Ocasio-Cortez backs school principal's primary challenge to top House Dem A middle school principal in New York who's launching a bid to unseat a powerful House Democrat is finding help from the same group that helped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez win her long-shot bid in the 2018 midterm elections....
06:39 2019-06-20

Corey Lewandowski: Joe Biden won't make it past South Carolina primary, predicts 'socialist' will win Dem nod Former Vice President Joe Biden will not last long in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary, according to ex-Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski....
03:00 2019-07-11

Government-run health care, universal Medicare buy-ins backed by most Dem primary voters: Fox News Poll As health care continues to become a central issue heading into the 2020 presidential election season, Democrats indicate they favor offering some form of a government-run system, according to a Fox News Poll....
08:26 2019-09-19

2020 Democrats discuss race in often stark terms during night one of the primary debate in Detroit Lucas Jackson/Reuters The 2020 Democratic candidates discussed race in strong and often stark terms at Tuesday's debate, reflecting the central role its taking in the primary ahead of next year's presidential race. Author Marianne Williamson said that the water crisis in Flint was the "tip of the i...
03:00 2019-08-01

Democratic primary voters believe polling should hold more weight than fundraising in determining which candidates should be in DNC debates Reuters/Mike Segar The first two rounds of Democratic primary debates have come and gone, and the Democratic primary field will likely narrow down over the next few months with stricter requirements for the September debate. To qualify for the debates in September and October, candidates much reach...
02:00 2019-08-06

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen wins ruling party primary, setting up likely run for re-election in January TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen wins ruling party primary, setting up likely run for re-election in January. The post Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen wins ruling party primary, setting up likely run for re-election in January appeared first on LEX18.com....
08:26 2019-06-13

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Declines to Weigh in on Kennedy vs. Markey Primary Battle. ‘The Electorate Will Decide’ Massachusetts Rep. Ayanna Pressley has no plans to make an endorsement in the contested Senate primary in her home state, she said on Thursday. The Boston Globe reported Wednesday that Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III will formally announce this coming Saturday his intention to challenge Democra...
05:39 2019-09-20

Surprise! Huawei Can Actually Innovate—and Win Fans The Chinese company is viewed as a copycat and national-security threat. But it took more than low prices to create the largest maker of telecom gear....
21:52 2019-07-01

7 Unique Father's Day Gifts to Surprise Dad We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
15:00 2019-06-02

Two risks that could surprise the market in the second half While Wall Street focuses on U.S.-China trade war dangers, Medley Global Advisors' Ben Emons sees two risks making a comeback in the year's second half....
04:39 2019-07-01

Islanders’ surprise pick is a big Mat Barzal fan VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Nice comparison, kid. The Islanders went off the grid a bit when they took Swedish winger Simon Holmstrom with the No. 23-overall pick in the NHL draft on Friday night. And then the 18-year-old sat there wearing his blue-and-orange hat and said one of the players he mod...
08:39 2019-06-22

The Surprise Skateboarding Game From Last E3 Won't Be There This Year At around this time last year, an indie skateboarding game called Session became, through no fault of its own, the biggest letdown of Microsoft’s E3 press conference. In 2018, hope and enthusiasm for an imagined Skate 4 ran amok, an idea that was briefly fueled by the presence of a skateboard at the...
00:39 2019-06-08

King for a day: kids surprise custodian (WXIA) Students at Sand Hill Elementary in Carroll County, Georgia surprised their 83-year-old custodian with a send-off fit for a king on Friday. That was John Lockett’s last day on the job, after working for the Carroll County School System for more than a decade. Lockett was told to be at t...
00:39 2019-05-22

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"? While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, against the British pound. Discover why in this free video....
00:00 2019-09-20

NYC District Attorney Candidate Backed by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Claims Democratic Primary Victory In what will be a major upset to the Democratic Party machine and old-guard Democrats if it holds, a progressive and openly queer Latina attorney appears to have narrowly defeated the party’s pick in the primary election to become the next district attorney for the borough of Queens in New York City...
00:13 2019-06-28

Murphy wins North Carolina GOP congressional primary runoff in boost for House Freedom Caucus A state legislator aided by hardline conservatives on Capitol Hill won the Republican nomination Tuesday for the North Carolina congressional district seat left vacant by the death of Rep. Walter Jones Jr....
04:39 2019-07-10

With primary’s first winnowing at hand, candidates face tough choice: Drop out or continue on ‘fool’s errand’ At least nine Democratic presidential hopefuls will probably miss the September debate stage. Should they fold their tents, or soldier on hoping for an improbable comeback?...
15:13 2019-08-23

Best London commuter areas for schools: four spots with outstanding primary and secondary education within 45 minutes of the capital Due to the exodus of young families from London out to the home counties in search of space and value for money, the South-East now faces an acute pupils-to-places crisis. The region is expecting a 5.5 per cent rise in the number of school- age children over the next two years....
13:13 2019-05-29

Progressive outsider Tiffany Cabán concedes in Democratic primary race for Queens district attorney Tiffany Cabán has conceded the race for the Democratic nomination to be the next district attorney of Queens County, New York, after the race was too close to call following the June election....
11:00 2019-08-08

A Record Expansion's Surprise Winners: The Low-Skilled As the economic expansion reaches a record age and unemployment remains near generation lows, the fortunes of low-wage workers have turned up markedly....
15:39 2019-07-10

Surprise! Shay Mitchell Reveals She's Pregnant Shay Mitchell is pregnant with her rainbow baby. The 32-year-old Pretty Little Liars and You star revealed the news on Friday via a topless Instagram photo showing her sporting a large......
23:13 2019-06-28

The best selling unlocked phone at Amazon might surprise you Google hit a home run with its mid-range Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Priced at $399 and $479 respectively, the phones offer the same outstanding photographic experience that the Pixel line has been known for, but at half the price. In fact, if you are a big fan of the Google ecosystem, a case can be m...
05:13 2019-06-17

Surprise, NBA 2K20 Is Still Full Of Bullshit Microtransactions The NBA 2K series has, for years now, been an excellent basketball game beset on all sides by predatory microtransaction practices. If you’re looking for a 2019 update on this eternal struggle, know that the core of NBA 2K20 is still rotten, it’s just not (from what I’ve played so far) quite as rott...
02:52 2019-09-11

AEW closes Double or Nothing with surprise that puts WWE on notice The hype was warranted and pro wrestling may never be the same. All Elite Wrestling delivered on the boasts it would be a viable alternative to WWE. Cody Rhodes even took a symbolic shot at the company and the night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas ended with the trump card of Jon Moxley......
08:26 2019-05-26

'Surprise' Ocean Heat Waves Are Becoming More Common There are two flavors of surprise: good and bad. Winning the lottery? Good. Extreme heat waves cooking the oceans with more regularity, ruining fisheries that millions of people rely on? Decidedly bad.Read more......
04:13 2019-08-06

Surprise! Bradley Whitford and Amy Landecker Are Married Congratulations are in order for Bradley Whitford and Amy Landecker! The Transparent co-stars have tied the knot. The 49-year-old actress shared the big news via Instagram on Wednesday......
18:39 2019-07-18

Kevin Na’s caddie becomes surprise big winner: ‘That’s your car, baby’ Kevin Na claimed nearly $1.3 million for his victory at the Charles Schwab Challenge in Fort Worth, Texas, on Sunday, but his caddie made out pretty well, too. Na gave the keys to a shiny blue 1973 Dodge Challenger, one of the prizes awarded to the winner at Colonial Country Club, to the man on......
16:13 2019-05-27

Everything points to Reds’ surprise phenom being for real When you see the name Aristides Aquino, what comes to mind? An unknown Greek god who may have been the third cousin of Zeus? A philosopher, like Aristotle, Socrates or Plato? A brand of bottled water? Or do you envision an unheralded Reds outfielder coming out of nowhere to suddenly dominate opposin...
04:13 2019-08-18

EA: Our Loot Boxes Are Actually 'Surprise Mechanics' That Are 'Quite Ethical' Given that 2017's Star Wars Battlefront II is broadly considered the tipping point in an anti-loot-box conversation that has recently led to a loot box bill in the United States senate, you might be forgiven for thinking that Electronics Arts games have loot boxes. Not so, says its VP of legal ...
05:13 2019-06-20

UBS posts surprise second quarter profit boost UBS on Tuesday beat forecasts with a $1.4 billion net profit for its second quarter of 2019, as gains in its advisory business softened an investment banking fall and boosted its Swiss retail and corporate banking business....
07:52 2019-07-23

Jason Momoa celebrates 40 with a surprise party Jason Momoa doesn't technically turn 40 for a few more days, but that didn't stop his friends from throwing him a surprise bash to help him celebrate another year....
02:39 2019-08-01

These surprise iOS 13 features will make your iPhone less annoying We've told you about the best iOS 13 features coming to your iPhone and have done the same with iPadOS features arriving on the iPad Pro, iPad Air, and other tablets. But to be totally honest, the full list of iOS 13 perks is overwhelming. While it’s nice to have the big, headlining...
22:52 2019-09-20

Midyear MMA awards: A stunning KO and a big surprise top 2019 so far With International Fight Week in the books, it's now the official midpoint of the MMA year. Which fighters and fights stood out? ESPN's panel gives its winners....
22:26 2019-07-17

EA rep calls loot boxes ‘surprise mechanics’ — no, just no Electronic Arts, when called upon to defend its practice of including loot boxes in its games, chose to defend its money-maker in the most cringeworthy way possible, by comparing them to Kinder eggs. The UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee yesterday heard evidence from EA an...
23:52 2019-06-20

Taylor Townsend’s surprise US Open run continues Taylor Townsend, a 116th-ranked US qualifier, advanced to the fourth round of the US Open on Saturday by defeating Romania’s Sorana Cirstea 7-5, 6-2. Townsend, who eliminated Romanian fourth seed and reigning Wimbledon champion Simona Halep in the second round, will next face Canadian 19-year-...
20:52 2019-08-31

90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Surprise: Laura and Aladin Are Already Married Surprise! One couple from 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way aren't engaged, they're actually married. Laura, the 51-year-old from Florida, is actually married to her 29-year-old......
11:39 2019-06-18

Barca held to surprise draw at Osasuna "Sixteen-year-old Ansu Fati became Barcelona\u0027s youngest ever La Liga goalscorer on Saturday but could not prevent his side stumbling to a surprise 2-2 draw at promoted Osasuna which left the champions with only four points after three games."...
22:00 2019-08-31

No surprise: USA tops Czechs 88-67 to open World Cup The first big celebratory reaction from the U.S. bench in this World Cup came just a couple of minutes after tipoff, when Myles Turner blocked a shot at the rim. And with that, the tone was set....
15:13 2019-09-02

YouTuber’s Surprise Discovery Gives Parents Last Look at Son They Lost Rich Abernathy was filming a dive for YouTube when he found an old GoPro partly buried in the muck. “It’s like he’s right here,” said Robin McCrear of seeing the video footage of her son, Richard Lee Ragland III, who died in 2017....
06:39 2019-08-22

Samsung may release a surprise new phone at the end of 2019 We thought Samsung's second half of 2019 consisted of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10, repairing and releasing the Samsung Galaxy Fold, and finally making the Samsung Galaxy A80 available to the public, but it looks like the company may have an extra wildcard up its sleeves.According to phone leaker...
12:26 2019-05-24

Chinese Warships Cause Surprise In Sydney Harbour Australians enjoying a sunny winter morning were surprised by the sight of three Chinese warships steaming into to Sydney Harbour Monday, forcing the prime minister to reassure jittery residents....
23:26 2019-06-03

Surprise: Most Americans Think We Shouldn't Be Selling Weapons To Anyone Seventy percent Americans think showering the rest of the world with tanks, ships, planes, radar and munitions makes the U.S. less safe, according to a new survey, a bipartisan consensus on a policy that both Republican and Democratic administrations have embraced. Imagine that....
20:26 2019-09-13

NCIS Just Pulled Off a Big Surprise In Season 16 Finale Well, NCIS wasn't playing with that Ziva tease earlier this season. Cote de Pablo returned as the thought-to-be-dead NCIS agent at the end of tonight's season 16 finale, but just......
04:26 2019-05-22

EA: Loot boxes actually “surprise mechanics” that are “ethical and fun” Enlarge / If this image seems irrelevant to the story, may I suggest you need to catch up on your "Spaceship Surprise" viewing. (credit: YouTube / Sesame Street) Representatives from EA and Epic Games spoke in front of a UK parliamentary panel Wednesday (transcript). They were there to defend the ...
19:00 2019-06-20

Surprise! Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Is Married Congratulations are in order for Dwayne Johnson! "The Rock" has married his longtime love Lauren Hashian. The 47-year-old actor announced the happy news via Instagram on Monday.......
15:52 2019-08-19

Beyoncé has a surprise TV special airing Monday on ABC Beyoncé is showing fans how it’s done. A surprise behind-the-scenes look at how the superstar’s “The Lion King: The Gift” soundtrack came together will air Monday night on ABC. The network announced the special Sunday in a 30-second teaser, which featured cuts from the recent...
11:26 2019-09-17

Surprise, That Amazing Saga Collection Is Out Tomorrow Earlier this year, while also announcing that Saga would officially end after 108 issues, Image Comics revealed a gorgeous, humongous collection of all 54 issues of Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples’ beloved sci-fi epic, representing exactly one half of the tale so far. It was meant to be out in Oc...
04:39 2019-08-21

| Five surprise moments in Britain's Brexit battle Britain's tumultuous start to the week dominated by its seemingly never-ending psychodrama over Brexit has produced some unexpected moments. Here are five of the most unusual:...
00:26 2019-09-05

MoviePass claims surprise shutdown is only temporary MoviePass is taking the summer off. The cash-strapped cinema subscription service announced Friday that it would be shutting down for several weeks under the guise of making improvements to its app. The surprise interruption began early in the morning on July 4, and will continue on for an undetermi...
05:26 2019-07-06

Which smartphone has the best selfie camera? The results might surprise you Determining which smartphone camera is best can sometimes be tricky because the timing of the test itself should be taken into account. Let me explain: because handset manufacturers release new smartphones on vastly different schedules, it’s not exactly helpful to compare a brand new smartphon...
23:00 2019-05-29

Surprise! Heidi Klum and Tom Kaulitz Are Married Surprise! Heidi Klum is officially off the market again...auf wiedersehen! The 46-year-old German supermodel and former America's Got Talent judge and Project Runway host and Tom......
22:13 2019-07-11

Ohio mom won't be prosecuted after shooting daughter who was trying to surprise her An Ohio prosecutor reportedly won’t charge a mother who accidentally shot her daughter when the younger woman tried to surprise her mom with an early trip home from college....
17:39 2019-09-09

Surprise: Jonathan Chait Is Peddling Nonsense Again If you’re a centrist pundit who came of age during the Third Way era of the Democratic Party, and have spent your entire career being a megaphone for that wing of the party, how do you process an event like the 2016 presidential election? If New York writer Jonathan Chait is any indication, you just...
11:13 2019-09-19

Should You Consume Caffeine During Summers? The Answer Will Surprise You! Caffeine and caffeinated drinks are often blamed for dehydration and whether or not one can consume them during summers remains a common confusion among people....
18:52 2019-05-29

Straight Outta Karachi: Pakistan's Surprise Hip Hop Hub Haunted by gang violence and poverty for decades, Lyari was once considered one of Pakistan's most dangerous areas, but those grim realities also inspired a generation of artists and spawned a......
09:13 2019-08-29

"Hey Batman": Passengers Of US Airline Get An In-Flight Surprise Few things come without an extra fee on Spirit Airlines, but some passengers got a free shot of adrenaline earlier this week when a winged creature flew up and down the cabin....
07:52 2019-08-03

Hulu is beating Netflix in one area that might surprise you Netflix has tens of millions more subscribers, a global user base, one critically acclaimed TV series after another, and more buzzy TV projects than Hulu does. And yet, Netflix’s much smaller rival is actually beating the streaming giant in one key area, new data shows — specifically, on...
07:13 2019-09-10

The way Netflix recommends shows and movies might surprise you It’s practically impossible to keep up with the sheer volume of new titles that hit Netflix every single month. From original programming to a revolving door of popular TV shows and movies, Netflix in September alone will introduce nearly 100 new titles for subscribers. And when you add that t...
08:00 2019-09-18

Yankees’ surprise stud suddenly nearing return Cameron Maybin is anxiously waiting to pick up where he left off. Since his third-inning exit from a strained left calf on June 21 against the Astros, Maybin has missed 15 straight games. But he feels on the cusp of a rehab assignment and inching closer to the Yankees’ lineup. Maybin ran outside for...
20:00 2019-07-13

We Know Andrew Yang's Debate Surprise and It's Pretty Lame Democratic hopeful and tie opponent Andrew Yang will announce a pilot program of his universal basic income plan during his opening statement at the Democratic debate in Houston on Thursday night. According to Politico, the campaign will select 10 families from an online raffle to promote Yang’s cen...
04:26 2019-09-13

1 in 6 ER visits or hospital stays triggers ‘surprise’ bill WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says about once in every six times someone is taken to an emergency room or checks in to a hospital, the treatment is followed by a “surprise” medical bill. The report Thursday from the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation also finds that depending on what s...
12:52 2019-06-20

We Tested Intel's Ice Lake i7 CPU, and It Packs a Pleasant Surprise Intel’s Ice Lake processors aren’t on the market just yet, but after five years of teasing and delays, Intel put the upcoming 10nm CPUs in the hands of journalists last week. The company claims this generation of processors will help redefine “what’s possible in a thin and light laptop”—specifically...
16:39 2019-08-01

Jets’ surprise fill-in Arthur Maulet went through hell to get here His four younger siblings had already been evacuated to College Station, Texas. Now it was a 12-year-old boy and his grandfather trying for two terrifying weeks to survive the wrath of Hurricane Katrina inside his reeling hometown’s Superdome. “I’m pretty sure you heard the stories,” Arthur Maulet i...
05:00 2019-08-14

Apollo 11: The songs astronauts listen to above Earth may surprise you The 50th anniversary of the moon landing on July 20, 1969 is approaching. Celebrate with this Spotify tracklist.       ...
17:26 2019-07-15

Postman Retires After 35 Years, Gets A Hawaiian Surprise From Strangers Longtime mail carrier Floyd Martin retired from his neighborhood route in Marietta, Georgia, on Thursday, which might have called for a handshake or even a cake to send him off....
08:00 2019-05-25

How a book offering a bright worldview became a surprise bestseller Hans Rosling's posthumously published book about how the world is in a better state than we might think was a surprise bestseller. Katie Law discovers the secret behind its extraordinary success...
18:39 2019-07-02

Surprise: Banjo-Kazooie Is Coming To Smash Ultimate Nintendo is giving Super Smash Bros. Ultimate fans something they’ve wanted for a long time: Banjo and Kazooie from 1998’s Banjo-Kazooie for the N64. Today, Nintendo announced that the bear and Breegull partners will land in Smash fall, 2019....
19:13 2019-06-11

Snazzy pro athletes are adding surprise flair to their menswear It’s what’s inside that counts. At the ESPY’s red carpet on Wednesday, recently retired New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski wore a classic black houndstooth three-piece suit with a simple polka-dot tie. But as he parted his lapels for photographers, he revealed some charming personal...
20:00 2019-07-13

How to avoid getting dinged with surprise rental car toll fees Amid the shift to cashless, electronic toll collections, car rental customers are increasingly getting dinged with surprise fees for the "convenience" of driving a rental vehicle on a tolled road. Here's what to know before you go....
19:52 2019-07-07

Giannis Antentokounmpo tries baseball in surprise Yankees visit In hoops, Giannis Antentokounmpo is court royalty. But in baseball, he’s a complete rookie. In fact, the 24-year-old from Greece said he’d never even touched a baseball before he did so Monday night at Yankee Stadium. The reigning NBA MVP was shocked. “It was really heavy,” A...
09:52 2019-07-16

Nintendo shocks at E3 with surprise Zelda sequel announcement Nintendo showed off a sneak peek this year of an upcoming game — and not just its usual in the glut of “latest installments” in the Pokemon, Animal Crossing, and Mario franchises. No, we’re getting a sequel — an actual sequel — to Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The reveal came at the end of Ni...
23:39 2019-06-11

Apollo Transfer men’s hybrid bike: ‘A pleasant surprise’ Halford’s cheapest male bike looks like a slick bargain, but how long before the gloss wears off?Apollo Transfer men’s hybrid bikePrice £130, halfords.comFrame steelGears 18-speed ShimanoBrakes steel V-brakesTyres KendaIn the Lyrca-wrapped, Insta-aspirational world of cycling today, it’s all too eas...
07:52 2019-08-04

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: The surprise package from Madagascar Madagascar have been the pleasant surprise package of this Africa Cup of Nations. Having cruised into the round of 16, they are now set to face a team that finished third in the group stage....
22:39 2019-07-01

Sri Lanka Extends Emergency By Another Month In Surprise Move A state of emergency was extended by Sri Lanka's President Saturday, going back on pledges to relax the tough laws introduced after the Easter Sunday attacks that killed 258 people....
07:26 2019-06-22

Rumor says Sony has a huge surprise in store for the PS5 at launch The next-gen PlayStation and Xbox consoles should arrive in time for the 2020 holiday season, and a new leak suggests at least Sony might do something totally unexpected this time around. Rather than launching a beefed-up PS5 Pro a few years after the PS5’s arrival like we’ve seen Sony a...
18:52 2019-09-20

Walmart Got a $10 Billion (Happy) Surprise After Buying Flipkart Walmart debated for months whether to keep funding the payments business internally or whether to separate the operation so it could raise outside funds....
12:26 2019-07-10

Critics are already loving the horror-comedy 'Ready or Not.' Here's what they're saying about the surprise hit. Fox Searchlight Pictures The bride-centric horror-comedy "Ready or Not" hit theaters on Wednesday and it has already been receiving rave reviews from critics. It stars Samara Weaving, Adam Brody, and Andie MacDowell and currently sits at 89% on the film-review site Rotten Tomatoes. The film follow...
02:13 2019-08-22

| Tesla’s surprise $6 410 price cut sparks a rant from one devotee Soon after Tesla cleaved the cost of the Model 3, an owner on one of the company’s online forums started a thread with a tongue-in-cheek initial post: “Let the whining begin!”...
00:26 2019-08-04

Consumer agency elects new chairman with a surprise choice The current chairwoman, who is leaving at the end of October, said she felt it was important for the next acting agency head to “be the most experienced, most senior commissioner who has previously served in this role.”...
02:52 2019-09-14

Lone GOP rep blocks disaster aid bill in surprise move A lone Republican congressman single-handedly stalled a $19 billion disaster aid bill that lawmakers had expected to pass before the Memorial Day weekend....
17:52 2019-05-24

Pro-EU Dutch parties see surprise gains in first results of EU election Dutch mainstream, EU-supporting political parties made gains in the first test of the European Parliament election, according to an exit poll that showed a surprise Labour victory and a weak showing for eurosceptics in the Netherlands....
15:13 2019-05-24

Oil dives 4% to seven-month low on surprise US stock build, trade war Oil prices tumbled more than 4% on Wednesday to a seven-month low, extending recent heavy losses following a surprise build in U.S. crude stockpiles and fears that demand will shrink due to Washington's escalating trade war with Beijing....
20:00 2019-08-07

Airbus demands chance to bid for IAG's surprise Boeing 737 MAX order Airbus called on Thursday for a chance to compete for a blockbuster plane order by British Airways owner IAG, which stunned industry executives at this week's Paris Airshow by ordering 200 of Boeing's grounded 737 MAX....
20:13 2019-06-20

Mets select Brett Baty in MLB draft surprise The Mets added to the one strength of their minor league system. Need had to wait. After being linked to a number of college pitchers, general manager Brodie Van Wagenen’s first draft pick Monday night at the MLB draft was power-hitting Texas high school third baseman Brett Baty, who joins a system ...
02:52 2019-06-04

Shari Redstone Was the Surprise Star of the CBS Party at the Plaza At the gathering after the presentation at Carnegie Hall, well-wishers lined up to greet the head of CBS’s parent company, who hadn’t attended in years....
15:00 2019-05-21

Surprise contender grabs second-round lead at US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Gary Woodland believes it’s finally his time. This week. This major championship. This U.S. Open. In his first 27 career major championships, Woodland failed to post as much as a top-10 finish. In his past four, he has had two top-10s. On Saturday, entering the third round of ...
08:26 2019-06-15

Oil dives 4% to seven-month low on surprise U.S. stock build, trade war Oil prices tumbled more than 4% on Wednesday to a seven-month low, extending recent heavy losses following a surprise build in U.S. crude stockpiles and fears that demand will shrink due to Washington's escalating trade war with Beijing....
20:00 2019-08-07

Tornado touches down in New Jersey, takes motorist by surprise A driver in New Jersey came face-to-face with a column of swirling debris on Wednesday after a small tornado touched down just outside of New York City. ...
21:26 2019-08-08

Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff, 15, already Wimbledon’s biggest surprise American tennis prodigy Cori “Coco” Gauff is living proof that age is just a number. Gauff, at 15 years and 122 days old, made history this week by becoming the youngest qualifier for Wimbledon in the Open era. And on Friday, she was drawn to face Venus Williams, the very woman who inspired her to.....
03:39 2019-06-29

Oil dives nearly 5% to seven-month low on surprise U.S. stock build, trade war Oil prices tumbled more than 4.5% on Wednesday to a seven-month low, extending recent heavy losses following a surprise build in U.S. crude stockpiles and fears that demand will shrink due to Washington's escalating trade war with Beijing....
22:39 2019-08-07

TJ Jones making statement as surprise Giants wideout A week ago, TJ Jones was jobless, hanging out with his family at home in Atlanta watching the Giants’ season-opening loss to the Cowboys on television. On Sunday, the 27-year-old receiver was back in the Giants uniform he wore in training camp and preseason before he was cut Labor Day weekend, stand...
08:39 2019-09-16

Polish sextuplets surprise parents and doctors expecting five Poland's first sextuplets on record, two boys and four girls, were born in the southern city of Krakow on Monday to the surprise of parents and doctors who had expected five babies....
20:00 2019-05-21

Hamilton can't place Ferrari's surprise "big step" in Singapore Lewis Hamilton does not know where Ferrari's "big step" has come from and has admitted the pace of Mercedes' Formula 1 rival in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying was unexpected...
23:13 2019-09-21

Surprise: People are listening to your Google Assistant queries It's no secret that Google records your conversations with Google Assistant after you say a "wake word." But what you might not know is that Google uses contractors to manually review a handful of those recordings, about 0.2 percent. Yesterday, VRT N......
22:13 2019-07-11