The 2016 award to Colombia’s Juan Manuel Santos for his efforts to end the decades-long conflict with FARC arguably breaks a string of more symbolic recognitions.
In the last minute before a fatal crash last week, a commuter train sped up to twice the limit, the NTSB says.
The candidate: Donald Trump The gaffe: Here’s the Republican candidate in Reno Wednesday: “Heroin overdoses are surging and meth…
Fact-checkers are having a field day with the Republican vice-presidential nominee’s statements during the debate.
The Indiana governor overshadowed Tim Kaine, his Democratic rival—even as he declined to defend his own running mate.
The candidate: Donald Trump The gaffe: Speaking about veterans’ issues Monday morning, Trump was discussing suicides among ex-servicemembers. “When…
The idea that the Republican candidate showed his business acumen by avoiding tax obligations may resonate with many of his supporters.
The Commission on Presidential Debates issued a cryptic statement acknowledging some audio issues Monday night.
Four days after Hillary Clinton set a trap for her Republican rival, he continues to walk further into it with more attacks on a former Miss Universe.
The candidate: Gary Johnson The gaffe: At a town hall on MSNBC, Chris Matthews asked the Libertarian nominee, “Who’s…
In a clip unearthed by Mother Jones, the Republican presidential nominee boasts about hiring a possibly underage woman simply because she was attractive.
The biggest threat to the Republican nominee is not his poor performance in the debate, but his reaction to it: blaming microphones, insisting he won, and doubling down on gaffes.
The former prime minister and president was a first-hand witness and often a central participant in every moment in his country’s history.
In North Carolina, the Democratic candidate basked in her debate victory. As for her supporters, they’re feeling better, but they’re not ready to exhale.
During the debate, the Republican nominee seemed to confirm an accusation that he hadn’t paid any income tax, then reversed himself later.
The Democrat’s command and poise left her rival looking frustrated, peevish, and out of sorts.
The Maine governor said blacks and Hispanics from out of state were to blame for drug problems, but his own files show mostly white Mainers being arrested for narcotics.
Through a combination of working the refs, leaks that made him seem bumbling, and the numbing effects of months of campaigning, the Republican has smoothed his own path.
What kind of songwriter was John D. Loudermilk? Genre labels aren’t much help in describing him. Musicians who took up…
The president rejected a bipartisan bill that would allow the families of terror victims to sue Saudi Arabia, saying it would put American officials in jeopardy.