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AP-GfK Poll: Most believe allegations about Trump and women

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's behavior has long grated on Carolyn Miller, but the allegations he sexually assaulted women was one factor that helped her decide in the last week to cast her ballot for Hillary Clinton.

Oct. 28, 2016 3:40 PM EDT
Congressional race is bitter in wealthy New Jersey district

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — In a congressional district across the river from New York filled with million-dollar homes and massive shopping malls, a former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton is waging a well-funded campaign against a seven-term incumbent Republican who has been dragged down by reports he challenged his party's support for gay candidates.

Oct. 28, 2016 2:29 PM EDT
Cruz's Trump flip-flop may hurt his popularity back in Texas

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — It's a refrain Ted Cruz has long used, but he's trotting it out more frequently these days — laying on the Texas charm thick for audiences in his home state, where his popularity may suddenly be on the line.

Oct. 28, 2016 1:28 AM EDT
GOP TV ad backing Republican congressman criticizes Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkable slap at their own presidential nominee, Republicans are running a TV ad in Chicago that touts a GOP congressman's independence by showing him saying Donald Trump "has disqualified himself.

Oct. 27, 2016 11:31 PM EDT
The Latest: Trump not giving much cash to his own campaign

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):10 p.m.Donald Trump has repeated it so much it's almost part of his stump speech: He's going to put $100 million of his own money into his campaign before Election Day.

Oct. 27, 2016 10:06 PM EDT
Texas officials refute 'vote-flipping' after Trump tweet

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — In his latest attempt to cast doubt on the election process, GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump raised suspicions Thursday about the voting machines in reliably Republican Texas despite producing no evidence of an actual problem.

Oct. 27, 2016 8:43 PM EDT
North Carolina early voting surge comes after long fight

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — As Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama campaigned together Thursday for the first time in North Carolina, early voting in the presidential battleground state appeared likely to surge beyond 2012 levels with the rollout of more polling sites after a protracted battle on voting access.

Oct. 27, 2016 7:48 PM EDT
Ted Cruz's Supreme Court remark draws White House criticism

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Ted Cruz's suggestion of an indefinite Supreme Court vacancy under a President Hillary Clinton raises questions about the credibility and integrity of Republicans who have said the next president should get to the choose who fills the vacancy, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Thursday.

Oct. 27, 2016 5:52 PM EDT
Early voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states

WASHINGTON (AP) — The millions of votes that have been cast already in the U.S. presidential election point to an advantage for Hillary Clinton in critical battleground states, as well as signs of strength in traditionally Republican territory.

Oct. 27, 2016 4:12 PM EDT
AP-GfK Poll: Clinton advantage fueled by growing enthusiasm

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm among her supporters.

Oct. 27, 2016 6:38 AM EDT
AP-GfK Poll: Clinton lead fueled by increased enthusiasm

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm among her supporters.

Oct. 27, 2016 6:37 AM EDT
AP-GfK Poll: Clinton appears on cusp of commanding victory

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm among her supporters.

Oct. 26, 2016 11:15 PM EDT
AP-GfK Poll: Clinton appears on cusp of commanding victory

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears on the cusp of a potentially commanding victory over Donald Trump, fueled by solid Democratic turnout in early voting, massive operational advantages and increasing enthusiasm among her supporters.

Oct. 26, 2016 11:13 PM EDT
The Latest: Pence scoffs at Clinton's post-election plans

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT):11 p.m.Donald Trump's running mate is poking fun at Hillary Clinton for perhaps being a bit too presumptuous about her plans after the November election.

Oct. 26, 2016 11:11 PM EDT
Cruz suggests leaving vacancy on Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is raising the possibility that Republicans would decline to fill the Supreme Court's vacancy if Democrat Hillary Clinton is elected president.

Oct. 26, 2016 8:03 PM 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
GOP faces obstacle in motivating Hispanic voters: Trump

HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Berta Delgado told the Spanish-speaking conservative activists at her door that she is "100 por ciento" Republican, and agreed with their assessment that Democratic Senate candidate Patrick Murphy is too liberal.

Oct. 26, 2016 4:08 PM EDT
Trump praises Gingrich for criticism of Kelly

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump praised Newt Gingrich Wednesday for an "amazing interview" with Fox News Channel host Megyn Kelly, in which the former speaker told Kelly that she is "fascinated with sex.

Oct. 26, 2016 12:32 PM EDT
Trump, GOP look to 'Obamacare' report as comeback lifeline

DORAL, Florida (AP) — Suddenly armed with fresh political ammunition, Donald Trump and anxious Republicans across the nation seized on spiking health care costs Tuesday in a final-days effort to spark election momentum.

Oct. 25, 2016 11:14 PM EDT
As Trump falters, more Republicans say they'll block Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new fundraising email from House Speaker Paul Ryan's political operation, over former Speaker Newt Gingrich's signature, seeks money for Republican congressional candidates by calling the appeal "our very last chance to stop Pelosi and Hillary.

Oct. 25, 2016 9:02 PM EDT
McGinty, Toomey quarrel through final debate in Senate race

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey and Democrat Katie McGinty plowed through a fast-paced, final debate Monday night, as they shook off questions at times to focus exclusively on attacking their opponent in Pennsylvania's neck-and-neck race.

Oct. 24, 2016 11:13 PM EDT
Trump rejects 'phony' polls, insists 'we are winning'

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — A defiant Donald Trump blamed his campaign struggles on "phony polls" from the "disgusting" media on Monday, fighting to energize his most loyal supporters as his path to the presidency shrinks.

Oct. 24, 2016 9:53 PM EDT
Obama increasingly looks to boost down-ballot Democrats

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Entering the last two weeks of the campaign, President Barack Obama is putting more emphasis on helping Democrats in close Senate and House races with a strategy that ties their Republican opponents to Donald Trump — regardless of whether they support the GOP nominee.

Oct. 24, 2016 9:28 PM EDT

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