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One day out, Clinton focuses on ground game, Trump on enthusiasm

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton shake hands on stage after the second debate between the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. (Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)
By Ben Brody | Bloomberg News November 7, 2016

WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton's campaign touted its ground game one day before the U.S. presidential election while Donald Trump's portrayed him as the candidate of change championed by enthusiastic voters. The...

42 million voters cast ballots early

A group of people stand in line waiting to vote early outside the North Miami Public Library on Friday, Nov. 4, 2016. (Roberto Koltun/Miami Herald/TNS)
By Alex Daugherty | McClatchy Washington Bureau November 6, 2016

WASHINGTON — Nearly 42 million Americans have already voted for president, casting their ballots before the FBI announced Sunday afternoon that it stands by its July decision not to recommend charges...

Clinton in the clear after FBI review of newfound emails

FBI Director James Comey testifies during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Sept. 28, 2016. (Tom Williams/Congressional Quarterly/Newscom/Zuma Press/TNS)
By By David Lauter and Del Quentin Wilber | Tribune Washington Bureau November 6, 2016

WASHINGTON — The FBI's new scrutiny of emails related to Hillary Clinton has turned up nothing that would cause the bureau to recommend charges against her, Director  James B. Comey said. Nine days...

Trump welcomes FBI probe: ‘Clinton’s corruption is on a scale we have never seen’

Then-Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign rally in Las Vegas on October 12, 2016, and aims to keep her focus in the closing days of the race. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Sipa USA/TNS)
By Lisa Mascaro | Tribune Washington Bureau October 28, 2016

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Donald Trump stepped on stage for a rally here with news even he wasn't expecting to deliver: the FBI's new investigation of his rival's email server. "Hillary Clinton's corruption...

Vice President Biden expected to campaign in St. Louis for Senate candidate Jason Kander

Vice President Joe Biden delivers remarks on Monday, Oct. 3, 2016 as he rallies supporters for Hillary Clinton in Orlando, Fla. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel/TNS)
By St. Louis Post-Dispatch October 24, 2016

ST. LOUIS — Vice President Joe Biden will be in St. Louis on Friday to campaign for Jason Kander, the Democrat challenging incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt. Kander, Missouri's secretary of state, announced...

‘All of these liars will be sued when the election is over’: Donald Trump denounces accusers

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a news conference at Trump Tower on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in Manhattan, N.Y. (Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
By Noah Bierman | Los Angeles Times October 22, 2016

GETTYSBURG, PA. — Donald Trump launched another late attempt to fix his sagging campaign Saturday, delivering a speech billed as a closing argument in a hotel ballroom near the battlefield that turned...

Supreme Court ruling makes it harder to monitor US elections

Illustrations of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. (TNS)
By Tony Pugh | McClatchy Washington Bureau October 22, 2016

WASHINGTON — Next month's presidential election will be the first in more than 50 years that the federal government won't send special observers to monitor elections in states with histories of discriminatory...

A new problem for the wealthy: Living in a building named ‘Trump’

Trump Tower at 56th St. and 5th Ave. in New York is headquarters for the Trump campaign.  (Carolyn Cole/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
By Barbara Demick | Los Angeles Times October 22, 2016

NEW YORK — Donald Trump has long been one of this city's top figures in real estate, affixing his name — invariably in gold — to the marquees of more than a dozen Manhattan buildings. But as his...

What we learned from Wednesday’s debate

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton on stage during the second debate between the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016 at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo. (Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch/TNS)
By Alex Gangitano | CQ-Roll Call October 20, 2016

Neither Hillary Clinton nor Donald Trump did anything to change the trajectory of the presidential race in Wednesday's third and final debate, most experts said immediately afterward. Democrat Hillary...

University of Iowa student arrested after false active-shooter report

(Gina Ferazzi/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
By Vanessa Miller | The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Iowa October 18, 2016

IOWA CITY — Over the weekend the University of Iowa police arrested an 18-year-old student after officials said he admitted to sending a "prank" text message about an active shooter in Burge Residence...

President Donald Trump’s America: Lower taxes, higher deficits, fewer immigrants

President-elect Donald Trump speaks to supporters aboard the USS Iowa battleship in Los Angeles on Sept. 15. (Robert Gauthier/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
By William Douglas, Lesley Clark and Kevin G. Hall | McClatchy Washington Bureau October 15, 2016

WASHINGTON — It's fall 2020 and President Donald Trump, who vowed to Make America Great Again in 2016, is promising to make it even greater if he wins a second term. So what has he done? A fast-food...

President Hillary Clinton’s America: Tax hikes for the rich, bigger government, cheaper college

A spirited Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, left, joins Geneva Reed-Veal, the mother of Sandra Bland, during a campaign rally at the Parkway Ballroom on Chicago's South Side in March. (Chicago Tribune)
By Anita Kumar and David Goldstein | McClatchy Washington Bureau October 15, 2016

WASHINGTON — The cooks at Chipotle are making more. Construction workers have more jobs repairing bridges and roads all over the country. Immigrants here illegally walk down the street without fear of...

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