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Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 03:53 AM PDT

Trump Staff Shake-Up Triggers New Momentum

Trump Staff Shake-Up Triggers New Momentum

Weary Republican leaders are accepting Donald Trump's latest staff shake-up, hopeful that a new leadership team can reverse the New York businessman's struggles even as some worry it's too little too late. The...

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016 at 03:52 AM PDT

AP Sources: Manafort Tied to Undisclosed Foreign Lobbying

AP Sources: Manafort Tied to Undisclosed Foreign Lobbying

Donald Trump's campaign chairman helped a pro-Russian governing party in Ukraine secretly route at least $2.2 million in payments to two prominent Washington lobbying firms in 2012, and did so in a way...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 06:05 AM PDT

Trump's Temperament Questioned

Trump's Temperament Questioned

New poll finds only 17% of registered voters believe Donald Trump has the "personality & temperament" to serve as president. NBC's Steve Handelsman reports.

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 09:26 PM PDT

Liz Cheney Wins Wyoming Republican Primary for US House Seat

Liz Cheney Wins Wyoming Republican Primary for US House Seat

Liz Cheney has won Wyoming's Republican primary for U.S. House, rebounding from her first unsuccessful congressional run in 2014. Cheney beat seven challengers for a chance at the job her father, former...

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 08:23 PM PDT

John McLaughlin of TV's 'The McLaughlin Group' Dies

John McLaughlin of TV's 'The McLaughlin Group' Dies

John McLaughlin, the longtime host of public affairs TV show "The McLaughlin Group," died Tuesday at 89, according to the show's Facebook page. "As a former jesuit priest, teacher, pundit and news host,...

Wednesday, Aug 17, 2016 at 03:03 AM PDT

Trump to Receive Classified Intelligence Briefing

Trump to Receive Classified Intelligence Briefing

Donald Trump will receive a classified intelligence briefing on Wednesday in New York, a federal official confirms. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence will conduct the briefing, making use of a...

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 06:51 AM PDT

Trump's Latest 'Reset' Speech: Will it Stick?

Trump's Latest 'Reset' Speech: Will it Stick?

Donald Trump made a major foreign policy speech on Monday where he tried, once again, to make a so-called pivot in an attempt to make himself palatable to a general election audience, NBC News reported. Aided...

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 05:38 AM PDT

Democrats Seek Repeal of Ban on Federal Funding of Abortion

Democrats Seek Repeal of Ban on Federal Funding of Abortion

The law that bans federal funding for Medicaid coverage of most abortions is now in the spotlight some 40 years after it was passed by Congress, emerging as an election issue in the national debate over...

Monday, Aug 15, 2016 at 10:55 PM PDT

Tim Kaine Rocked His Harmonica for North Carolina Bar Crowd

Tim Kaine Rocked His Harmonica for North Carolina Bar Crowd

Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine broke out his harmonica after a rally in North Carolina Monday night and serenaded a packed crowd at a local bar. He joined a local band on stage at Asheville's...

Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 at 03:57 AM PDT

Fact Check: Looking at Trump's Terrorism Speech

Fact Check: Looking at Trump's Terrorism Speech

In a speech in Ohio on terrorism, Donald Trump repeated several fact-twisting and bogus claims he has made before: He again said that he opposed the Iraq War “from the beginning,” and this time pointed to...

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