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Politics Nov 12Sen. Toomey says Roy Moore should step aside over sexual allegations
Republican Sen. Pat Toomey says Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore should drop out of the race following allegations he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl decades ago.
Science Nov 12Schwarzenegger calls on climate activists to change methods
Movie star and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger wants environmental activists to give more attention to immediate health hazards like air and water pollution.
Politics Nov 10Trump believes Roy Moore will ‘step aside’ if sexual allegations are true
Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters traveling with the president in Asia that Trump believes a “mere allegation” — especially one from many years ago — shouldn’t be allowed to destroy a person’s life.
Politics Nov 09Dawn Adams is first open lesbian in Virginia House
Adams won by less than 1 percentage point, with a margin of about 325 votes out of nearly 40,000 ballots cast. She claimed victory Wednesday night.
Politics Nov 09Alabama’s Roy Moore should step aside if sexual allegations are true, McConnell says
Senate GOP leader says Alabama's Moore should step aside if report of sexual contact with underage teen true.
Politics Nov 09Underwood, Paisley poke fun at politics, President Trump at CMA Awards
The Country Music Association initially asked reporters covering the show to refrain from asking musicians about politics or recent shootings. Artists and journalists balked and the restrictions were lifted.
Politics Nov 08Second transgender candidate wins spot on Minneapolis City Council
Phillipe Cunningham narrowly won a northwestern Minneapolis ward by defeating longtime incumbent and council president Barb Johnson. His victory wasn't announced until Wednesday afternoon, due to the instant-runoff voting system Minneapolis uses.
Politics Nov 08Maine governor says voters wrong to approve Medicaid expansion
Maine's governor says residents of his state made an expensive mistake when they voted to expand access to Medicaid, and he is hesitant to implement it at all.
Politics Nov 08New Jersey politician who joked about women’s march defeated
A woman who was angered by Republican John Carman's remarks defeated him Tuesday as he tried to win a second term as an Atlantic County freeholder.
Politics Nov 08Hoboken elects first Sikh mayor, dismisses racist flyers
Ravi Bhalla will become Hoboken's first Sikh mayor after being targeted by racist flyers.