AP - ap.online.headlines.politics http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.politics News Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:38:58 -0400 Ex-wife says Trump campaign CEO made anti-Semitic remarks Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:27:49 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US-Campaign-2016-Trump-Bannon/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US-Campaign-2016-Trump-Bannon c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4708 LOS ANGELES (AP) — An ex-wife of Donald Trump's new campaign CEO, Stephen Bannon, said Bannon made anti-Semitic remarks when the two battled over sending their daughters to private school nearly a decade ago, according to court papers reviewed Friday by The Associated Press. US: Clinton calendars won't be released until after election Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:22:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Campaign.2016-Clinton.Foundation/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Clinton.Foundation c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:49fb WASHINGTON (AP) — Seven months after a federal judge ordered the State Department to begin releasing monthly batches of the detailed daily schedules showing meetings by Hillary Clinton during her time as secretary of state, the government told The Associated Press it won't finish the job before Election Day. Clinton says controversies behind her; Trump begs to differ Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:16:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Campaign.2016/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016 c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3f4f NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton vigorously defended her family's foundation against Donald Trump's criticism on Friday and declared she's confident there will be no major further accusations involving the foundation, her emails or anything else that could undermine her chances of defeating him in November. US, Russia fall short on deal to restore Syria truce Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:33:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/EU--United.States-Russia-Syria/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_EU--United.States-Russia-Syria c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3fbc GENEVA (AP) — The United States and Russia said Friday they had resolved a number of issues standing in the way of restoring a nationwide truce to Syria and opening up aid deliveries, but were unable once again to forge a comprehensive agreement on stepping up cooperation to end the brutal war that has killed hundreds of thousands. Deportations just latest topic where Trump has wavered Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:16:08 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Reversals/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Trump-Reversals c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:44e9 WASHINGTON (AP) — As he powered through his rivals in the Republican primary, Donald Trump sold himself as the "tell-it-like-it-is" candidate, a brash truth-teller whose policy pronouncements wouldn't be swayed by the polls. Trump immigration waffle reflects voter confusion on issue Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:30:20 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Campaign.2016-Immigration/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Immigration c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3f0d AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Dean Green supports Donald Trump partly because of the GOP presidential nominee's tough, deport-them-all stance on illegal immigration. But the 57-year-old Republican paused as he complained about U.S. immigration policy and acknowledged that deporting all 11 million people in the U.S. illegally would separate families. The Latest: Trump's CEO accused of anti-Semitic remarks Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:33:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Campaign.2016-The.Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-The.Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:426c WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Candidates capitalize on the ever-powerful 'religious vote' Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:09:12 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Campaign.2016-Religion.Vote/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Religion.Vote c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4431 ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Donald Trump has told conservative evangelical pastors in Florida that his presidency would preserve "religious liberty" and reverse what he insists is a government-enforced muzzling of Christians. Chicago Story: Trump sends GOP donors spinning Fri, 26 Aug 2016 03:36:19 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Campaign.2016-Vexed.Republicans/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Vexed.Republicans c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3f0e CHICAGO (AP) — Ron Gidwitz, Dan Webb and William Kunkler are veteran Republicans — and friends — from Chicago's political money circuit. They raised buckets of cash for Mitt Romney four years ago. This time, however, their party's nominee has sent them spinning off in three directions. Garland tells law students that careers can be unpredictable Fri, 26 Aug 2016 18:59:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Supreme.Court-Garland/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Supreme.Court-Garland c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:4922 Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland told entering Harvard Law School students on Friday that they shouldn't expect a predictable career path because life can take surprising turns. Lawmakers call Maine governor unhinged after obscene tirade Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:39:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Maine.Governor/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Maine.Governor c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:42e9 PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine's bombastic Republican governor has built a reputation on his unfiltered comments, but his obscene tirade unleashed on a liberal lawmaker prompted Democratic lawmakers Friday to warn that the governor was coming unhinged and to call for a political intervention. Burr sticks to low-key style in N. Carolina re-election bid Fri, 26 Aug 2016 06:46:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Senate.2016-North.Carolina/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Senate.2016-North.Carolina c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3f51 RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican Sen. Richard Burr drives alone, steering his white 2013 Hyundai sedan to dozens of factory tours and other North Carolina stops. If there's a TV camera or a reporter, he'll talk. If not, he'll move on. White House says Obama will donate to Kayla Mueller charity Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:50:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--American-Islamic.State/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--American-Islamic.State c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:468c WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama plans to donate to the foundation honoring Kayla Mueller (MYOO'-lur), an American killed by Islamic State militants last year. Obama plans to create world's largest marine protected area Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:55:17 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/26/US--Obama-Hawaii.National.Monument/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Obama-Hawaii.National.Monument c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:3f53 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Friday expanded a national monument off the coast of Hawaii, creating a safe zone for tuna, sea turtles and thousands of other species in what will be the world's largest marine protected area. Hillary Clinton agrees to not campaign or run ads on 9/11 Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:11:43 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/25/US--Sept.11-Political.Campaigns/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Sept.11-Political.Campaigns c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2b79 NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her running mate, Tim Kaine, will not campaign or run ads on Sept. 11. US warship fires warning shots at Iranian boats Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:21:43 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/25/US--United.States-Navy-Iran/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--United.States-Navy-Iran c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:362f WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. Navy ship fired three warning shots in the direction of an Iranian boat that was approaching another American ship head-on in the North Arabian Gulf on Wednesday, U.S. officials said, in an escalation of encounters in the region this week. 'Alt-right' hashtag spurs racism, rebukes during speech Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:32:52 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/25/US--Campaign.2016-Clinton-Alt-Right-Hashtag/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Clinton-Alt-Right-Hashtag c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:396a Wondering what "alt-right" means? There's a hashtag for that — but the results might not be pretty. The Latest: Trump says 'nobody even knows' what alt-right is Thu, 25 Aug 2016 21:24:56 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/25/US-Campaign-2016-The-Latest/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US-Campaign-2016-The-Latest c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:327a WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. presidential race (all times EDT): Welcome to the Trump-Clinton conspiracy election Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:45:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/25/US--Campaign.2016-Conspiracies/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016-Conspiracies c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:2dea LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's a conspiracy: The 2016 campaign features one candidate who warned against the "vast right-wing conspiracy" and another who was a leader of the so-called "birther" movement. Clinton says Trump will 'make America hate again' Thu, 25 Aug 2016 22:39:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/politics/2016/08/25/US--Campaign.2016/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_politics_US--Campaign.2016 c9d8ec1afb93944a:-881caa4:156362a1416:34aa MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton said Thursday that Donald Trump has unleashed the "radical fringe" within the Republican Party, including anti-Semites and white supremacists, dubbing the billionaire businessman's campaign as one that will "make America hate again."