AP - ap.online.headlines.politics http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.politics News Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:30:08 -0400 With email dumps, WikiLeaks tests power of full transparency Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:50:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign-2016-WikiLeaks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign-2016-WikiLeaks c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c34 LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange first outlined the hypothesis nearly a decade ago: Can total transparency defeat an entrenched group of insiders? Clinton aides suggested email jokes, say hacked messages Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:55:48 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Clinton-Podesta.Emails/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Clinton-Podesta.Emails c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c4e WASHINGTON (AP) — Hacked emails from the personal account of Hillary Clinton's top campaign official show her aides considered inserting jokes about her private email server into her speeches at several events — and at least one joke made it into her remarks. Black judges in voting dispute recall civil rights fight Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:37:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Ohio.Voting-Black.Judges/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Ohio.Voting-Black.Judges c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7001 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In Ohio's decade-old voting lawsuit, federal appeals Judge Damon Keith said he was "deeply saddened and distraught" with a majority opinion last month and filled 11 pages with photographs of those slain in the fight for civil rights. Tom Hayden, famed 1960s anti-war activist, dies at 76 Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:21:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Obit-Tom.Hayden/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Obit-Tom.Hayden c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6cd0 SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Famed '60s anti-war activist Tom Hayden, whose name became forever linked with the celebrated Chicago 7 trial, Vietnam War protests and his ex-wife actress Jane Fonda, has died. He was 76. Arizona, long a Republican bastion, targeted by Clinton Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:39:06 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Road.to.270/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Road.to.270 c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c48 PHOENIX (AP) — There is palpable momentum for Democrat Hillary Clinton in Arizona, a state so traditionally Republican that her party's nominee for president has carried it just once in the past 64 years. WHY IT MATTERS: Beneath the fury, issues that matter Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:53:07 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Why.It.Matters/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Why.It.Matters c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c47 WASHINGTON (AP) — This is a presidential campaign about trust, temperament, honesty, judgment, character, personality and, some are convinced, a personality disorder or two. Trump's 'nasty woman' remark rallies Clinton voters Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:46:11 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Nasty.Woman/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Nasty.Woman c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c46 NEW YORK (AP) — "Such a nasty woman." Obama campaigns in Nevada, visits California Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:58:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Obama/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Obama c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c32 SAN DIEGO (AP) — President Barack Obama is stepping up the pace of his campaign to boost Hillary Clinton as his successor while pushing as well for Democrats to retake the Senate, visting tightly contested Nevada before headlining party fundraisers Monday in California. How AP rates the presidential race and the Road to 270 Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:42:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Road.to.270-Analysis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Road.to.270-Analysis c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c45 WASHINGTON (AP) — With the three presidential debates complete, and amid a steady stream of allegations and revelations about Donald Trump's treatment of women, the Republican nominee's poll numbers are casting doubt on his ability to win some traditionally GOP states. The Latest: Obama works for Democrats in tight Nevada races Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:25:51 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Campaign.2016-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6f61 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on 2016 presidential race (all times EDT): WHERE THEY STAND: Clinton, Trump on the issues Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:48:03 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Where.They.Stand/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Where.They.Stand c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c44 WASHINGTON (AP) — A look at where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on three dozen issues: Vice presidential nominee shrugs off threat by WikiLeaks Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:38:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Campaign.2016-Kaine/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Kaine c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6f30 GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tim Kaine is shrugging off any possibility that he could be embarrassed by the release of hacked emails. Trump's 'nasty woman' remark adds to woes with female voters Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:30:14 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Nasty.Woman/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Nasty.Woman c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7063 NEW YORK (AP) — "Such a nasty woman." As Medicaid loses stigma, its fate rides on stormy election Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:25:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Future.of.Medicaid/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Future.of.Medicaid c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6c5d WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicaid, long the stepchild of government health care programs, is finally coming into its own. Looking past Trump, Clinton aims to help other Democrats Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:56:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Campaign.2016/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016 c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7162 DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Newly confident and buoyant in the polls, Hillary Clinton is looking past Donald Trump while widening her mission to include helping Democrats seize the Senate and chip away at the Republican-controlled House. Obama says Nevadans have drawn a winning hand with Democrats Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:01:44 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Obama/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Obama c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6f60 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Getting into the Las Vegas spirit, President Barack Obama told Nevadans late Sunday they have a winning hand in Democrats Hillary Clinton and Senate candidate Catherine Cortez Masto. West Virginia candidate for governor owes millions in taxes Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:54:24 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US-Governor_s-Race-Unpaid-Taxes/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US-Governor_s-Race-Unpaid-Taxes c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6fb6 HINDMAN, Ky. (AP) — Jim Justice, a coal billionaire running for West Virginia governor, owes millions in back taxes to some of Appalachia's most impoverished counties, including one in Kentucky that is struggling to pay the debt on a new rec center and has turned the lights off in its parks and reduced hot meals for senior citizens. Victory in sight, Clinton still grapples with negative views Sun, 23 Oct 2016 04:51:50 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Campaign.2016-Clinton/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Clinton c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-7161 WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton bested Donald Trump in three debates. She leads in many preference polls of the most competitive states. Barring a significant shift in the next two weeks, she is in a strong position to become the first woman elected U.S. president. Hacked trove shows Clinton aides suggesting email jokes Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:59:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/24/US--Campaign.2016-Clinton-Podesta.Emails/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Clinton-Podesta.Emails c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-6d38 WASHINGTON (AP) — Hacked emails from the personal account of Hillary Clinton's top campaign official show her aides considered inserting jokes about her private email server into her speeches at several events — and at least one joke made it into her remarks. Clinton takes fight to Arizona, long a Republican bastion Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:30:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/10/23/US--Campaign.2016-Road.to.270/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Road.to.270 c9d8ec1afb93944a:53be5706:157e1487df6:-706d PHOENIX (AP) — There is palpable momentum for Democrat Hillary Clinton in Arizona, a state so traditionally Republican that her party's nominee for president has carried it just once in the past 64 years.