Elections 2016

Elections 2016

Trump voters say they’re doing fine but government is lying about economy’s health

There’s a disconnect between economic data suggesting a good and growing economy, and a groundswell of voters who think those numbers are rigged. Interviews with several dozen voters in Western Pennsylvania who support Republican Donald Trump reveal a deeply held distrust of government statistics and programs, a fear that their own relative prosperity is threatened and the strong sense that change is critical in the White House.

Elections 2016

Are Trump towers and hotels across globe now terror risks?

Donald Trump’s name has long been a marketing dream, splashed across skylines at home and abroad in letters sometimes larger than three grown men. Now it may become something else: a target. Already a symbol of American wealth, that big Trump sign soon will be an icon of the American government and its leader. And it will be emblazoned on buildings that could be easier targets than well-guarded U.S. embassies, often in cities with a history of terrorism, experts say.

Elections 2016

Trump said gay marriage is settled law. Opponents hope he’s wrong

Opponents of gay marriage want President-elect Donald Trump to appoint conservative justices to the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the landmark decision that legalized same-sex marriages. But for starters, they want Trump to help pass a bill sponsored by Idaho Republican Rep. Raul Labrador that would give new federal protections to those who say they oppose gay marriage on moral grounds.

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Three things Hillary Clinton should do now that she's clinched the nomination

Hillary Clinton has garnered enough votes to clinch the Democratic nomination for president. But that was only the first half of the game - now, Hillary Clinton has to turn her gameplan toward the general election, and here are the first three things she needs to do in order to win the presidency.​
Natalie Fertig McClatchy
Three things Hillary Clinton should do now that she's clinched the nomination 2:06

Three things Hillary Clinton should do now that she's clinched the nomination

Donald Trump protesters get rowdy in Fresno 1:00

Donald Trump protesters get rowdy in Fresno

Is Trump falling apart as he nears the finish line? 1:53

Is Trump falling apart as he nears the finish line?

Surveillance video shows Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski grab Breitbart reporter's arm 0:28

Surveillance video shows Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski grab Breitbart reporter's arm