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.
A federal appeals court says the secretary of state violated the National Voting Rights Act when he moved to clean up voter rolls.
The election is 46 days away, but thanks to early voting, some citizens have already made their choice—and millions more have requested absentee ballots.
Tulsa Officer Betty Shelby faces a minimum of four years in prison if she’s convicted in the death of the unarmed black man.
The Queen City has tended to see itself as a beacon of New South moderation, but from slavery to segregation to police violence, it faces the same pressures as many other metropolises.
The Republican nominee, stumping for black votes, espouses a policy that’s ineffective, often unconstitutional, and generally unpopular with African Americans.
Hillary Clinton’s speech Wednesday, advocating for greater support for people with disabilities, shows how a matter that was once universal has become as polarized as the rest of politics.
The candidate: Donald Trump The gaffe: Speaking to a nearly all-white crowd in rural Kenansville, North Carolina…
In Georgia, Tennessee, and North Carolina, drivers are finding it hard to find gasoline following a pipeline rupture in Alabama.
As the Republican nominee seeks to tone down his rhetoric, his son has emerged as a loud amplifier of alt-right memes and views, including “white genocide.”
The two candidates traded charges on Monday, blaming their rivals for encouraging terrorism.
The candidate: Donald Trump The gaffe: Speaking on September 16, Trump criticized Hillary Clinton for her support for gun…
Donald Trump has finally said he believes the president was born in the U.S. What took him so long?
Returning to the trail in North Carolina after a bout with pneumonia, the Democrat sought to calm worries about not just her health but her campaign.
The Republican nominee’s son appeared to make a casual joke about the Holocaust—but his claims about his father’s honesty and why he won’t release his tax returns deserve scrutiny, too.
The agreement, if approved, would require reforms of the Texas state police and the jails in Waller County, where she died in 2015.
The Republican nominee may not be winning yet, but a series of polls show that he has drawn very close nationally and in key swing states.