THOMAS BEAUMONT

Kaine attacks, Pence fights back in vigorous VP debate

FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Democrat Tim Kaine aggressively challenged Republican Mike Pence over a long list of Donald Trump's controversial positions and statements Tuesday night, drawing a vigorous defense of Trump's tax history.

Oct. 4, 2016 11:46 PM EDT
North Carolina could provide Clinton knockout over Trump

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican Donald Trump can do little to stop Democrat Hillary Clinton from winning the presidency if she carries North Carolina, where their close race reflects the national liabilities of both candidates.

Oct. 3, 2016 3:17 AM EDT
Clinton could put away Trump by carrying North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican Donald Trump can do little to stop Democrat Hillary Clinton from winning the presidency if she carries North Carolina, where their close race reflects the national liabilities of both candidates.

Oct. 2, 2016 1:37 PM EDT
Clinton focuses on Pennsylvania, a must-win state for Trump

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign is aggressively outworking Donald Trump in battleground Pennsylvania, a state the billionaire businessman can scarcely afford to lose and still hope to become president.

Sep. 19, 2016 3:22 AM EDT
Clinton outdoing Trump in Pennsylvania, a must-win state

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Hillary Clinton's campaign is aggressively outworking Donald Trump in battleground Pennsylvania, a state the billionaire businessman can scarcely afford to lose and still hope to become president.

Sep. 18, 2016 10:57 AM EDT
Obama: Clinton 'steady,' Trump 'not fit in any way' to lead

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Accusing Republicans of fanning hate, President Barack Obama on Tuesday stepped in to defend a bruised and temporarily benched Hillary Clinton, hoping to reassure Democrats nervous both about their presidential candidate's health and her handling of fresh trouble on her campaign.

Sep. 13, 2016 8:39 PM EDT
Campaigns pin hopes on turnout efforts in closing weeks

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Over pizza and cupcakes, Jose Nunez implored a crowd of University of Iowa students to pull out their smartphones and start sharing with online friends their personal reasons for backing Hillary Clinton for president.

Sep. 12, 2016 3:33 AM EDT
In dash to November, campaigns pin hopes on turnout efforts

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Over pizza and cupcakes, Jose Nunez implored a crowd of University of Iowa students to pull out their smartphones and start sharing with online friends their personal reasons for backing Hillary Clinton for president.

Sep. 10, 2016 8:40 AM EDT
What If: Could Gary Johnson get hot and play the spoiler?

PHOENIX (AP) — Unpopular among many Americans, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have opened the door for a third-party spoiler in the presidential campaign — and just as Gary Johnson is starting to warm up.

Sep. 6, 2016 3:36 AM EDT
What If: Could Gary Johnson get hot and play the spoiler?

PHOENIX (AP) — Unpopular among many Americans, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have opened the door for a third-party spoiler in the presidential campaign — and just as Gary Johnson is starting to warm up.

Sep. 5, 2016 3:53 AM EDT
Arizona could be a spoiler on the road to 270

PHOENIX (AP) — If Hillary Clinton carries Arizona in November, there's a good chance it won't be because Democrats on their own have flipped a reliable GOP state they hope to win consistently someday.

Sep. 5, 2016 2:10 AM EDT
Trump's shrinking trade appeal evident in North Carolina

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Hillary Clinton "owes the state of North Carolina a very big apology," Donald Trump thundered, condemning the loss of manufacturing jobs due to free-trade deals supported by the Democratic presidential nominee.

Aug. 22, 2016 3:24 AM EDT
North Carolina a snapshot of Trump's shrinking trade appeal

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Hillary Clinton "owes the state of North Carolina a very big apology," Donald Trump thundered, condemning the loss of manufacturing jobs due to free-trade deals supported by the Democratic presidential nominee.

Aug. 21, 2016 2:14 PM EDT
With jab at Ryan, Trump ignites new tensions in GOP

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (AP) — As Republican loyalists continue to flee, Donald Trump has ignited new party tensions by refusing to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan or Arizona Sen.

Aug. 3, 2016 3:20 AM EDT
With jab at Ryan, Trump ignites new tensions in GOP

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (AP) — As Republican loyalists continue to flee, Donald Trump ignited new party tensions Tuesday by refusing to endorse House Speaker Paul Ryan or Arizona Sen.

Aug. 2, 2016 11:30 PM EDT
Kaine may give Democrats an edge in swing-state Virginia

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine's name on the Democratic ticket can realistically nudge the pivotal state closer into Hillary Clinton's column — no small feat in a contest of two presidential nominees that engender strong feelings by themselves.

Aug. 1, 2016 3:08 PM EDT
In battleground Virginia, Kaine may give Democrats an edge

RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) — Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine's name on the Democratic ticket can realistically nudge this pivotal state closer into Hillary Clinton's column — no small feat in a contest of two presidential nominees that engender strong feelings by themselves.

Jul. 31, 2016 8:09 AM EDT
Cruz defiant as GOP slams him on Trump non-endorsement

CLEVELAND (AP) — A defiant Sen. Ted Cruz declared Thursday he's no "servile puppy dog" as he faced a torrent of GOP criticism over his refusal to endorse Donald Trump on the Republican National Convention stage.

Jul. 21, 2016 3:08 PM EDT
Ted Cruz booed lustily as he refuses to endorse Donald Trump

CLEVELAND (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz tried to link arms with Republicans at the party's national convention on Wednesday, but was booed lustily by delegates when he ended his speech without offering Donald Trump his endorsement — or even saying he would vote for the New York billionaire.

Jul. 20, 2016 11:45 PM EDT

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