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A look at the fight for control of the Senate

Control of the Senate is on the ballot in November, with Republicans fighting to hold their majority while defending far more seats in Democratic-leaning states.

Nov. 5, 2016 4:47 PM EDT
US election fears stalking global markets

LONDON (AP) — Jitters over the U.S. presidential election weighed heavily on global stock markets on Friday as jobs data reinforced speculation that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates again in December.

Nov. 4, 2016 9:01 AM EDT
Business Highlights

___ Stocks fall for 8th day, longest decline since 2008 crisis NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks retreated for an eighth consecutive day on Thursday as nervous investors remain transfixed on the potential outcome of next week's U.

Nov. 3, 2016 5:24 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ____ Nov. 2 The Baltimore Sun on early voting: Even before Maryland's week-long period of early voting concludes Thursday night, voter turnout records have been set.

Nov. 2, 2016 5:49 PM EDT
US political uncertainty weighs on global stocks

LONDON (AP) — The revelation that the FBI has opened a new investigation into U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's private email server weighed on global stock markets on Monday, a little more than a week from election day.

Oct. 31, 2016 8:19 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ____ Oct. 26 The The Star-Ledger of Newark, New Jersey on women who fear retaliation from Trump: Donald Trump says his hot-mic boast about grabbing women without their consent was just idle talk.

Oct. 26, 2016 5:11 PM EDT
A look at the fight for control of the Senate

Control of the Senate is on the ballot in November, with Republicans fighting to hold their majority while defending far more seats in Democratic-leaning states.

Oct. 24, 2016 4:12 AM EDT
A look at the fight for control of the Senate

Control of the Senate is on the ballot in November, with Republicans fighting to hold their majority while defending far more seats in Democratic-leaning states.

Oct. 22, 2016 10:36 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ____ Oct. 18 The St. Louis Post-Dispatch on the use of animals in medical training: Washington University medical school is weaning itself off the use of cats in medical training after concluding that technological advances in simulators and mannequins reduced the need to use live animals.

Oct. 19, 2016 6:03 PM EDT
Business Highlights

___ For showing how contracts work best, 2 economists win Nobel Let insiders easily cash in stock options, as Enron did, and you risk seeing executives abandon a failing company.

Oct. 10, 2016 5:37 PM EDT
Trump has long history of offensive comments about women

The footage of Donald Trump in which he brags about aggressively groping women and trying to seduce a woman who is not his wife is the latest example of crude and sexist comments made about women by the billionaire businessman and former reality TV star.

Oct. 9, 2016 8:03 AM EDT
Some of Donald Trump's most insulting comments about women

NEW YORK (AP) — The footage of Donald Trump released Friday in which he brags about aggressively groping women and trying to seduce a woman who is not his wife is the latest example of lewd and sexist comments made about women by the billionaire businessman and former reality TV star.

Oct. 8, 2016 3:56 PM EDT
A young generation loves Obama, cool to Clinton, Trump

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A new generation of American voters has few if any profound political memories of any president other than Barack Obama, and that appears to be having an effect on how they perceive their choices for his successor.

Oct. 4, 2016 3:33 AM EDT
A young generation loves Obama, cool to Clinton, Trump

DURHAM, North Carolina (AP) — A new generation of American voters has few if any profound political memories of any president other than Barack Obama, and that appears to be having an effect on how they perceive their choices for his successor.

Oct. 3, 2016 3:32 PM EDT
Women's group to bring anti-Trump message to college games

Fans at five big college games on Saturday will get politics mixed in with football. The games, all to be played in so-called "swing states" viewed as up for grabs in the 2016 presidential election, will have flyovers sponsored by the national women's advocacy organization UltraViolet Action with messages against Republican nominee Donald Trump.

Sep. 30, 2016 3:22 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ____ Sept. 27 The Arizona Republic on endorsing Hillary Clinton for president: Since The Arizona Republic began publication in 1890, we have never endorsed a Democrat over a Republican for president.

Sep. 28, 2016 4:37 PM EDT
10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1.

Sep. 27, 2016 11:01 PM EDT
People around the world react to first Trump-Clinton debate

Views from around the world on Monday's first U.S. presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump:____AUSTRALIARICHARD MCCONOCHIE watched the debate on a big screen in a Canberra pub and said, "To me Trump aced it.

Sep. 27, 2016 2:46 PM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ____ Sept. 13 The New York Times on Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and the poor: Poverty in the United States is deeper than in all other wealthy nations.

Sep. 14, 2016 5:41 PM EDT

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