Chris Mason mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:56:21 -0400
Bundys acquitted in Oregon standoff case

Ammon Bundy speaks to reporters during the Oregon standoff. (Getty Images)A jury finds Ammon Bundy and six others not guilty of charges related to their 41-day standoff at a wildlife refuge.

Gregory Morales mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:05:45 -0400
Michelle Obama: ‘They are trying to get you to stay home’

(AP)First lady Michelle Obama campaigned with Hillary Clinton for the first time Thursday, urging an arena full of swing-state voters not to let Donald Trump’s “dirty and ugly” talk keep them from voting.

Craig Bryant mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:59 -0400
Clinton pressed by Black Lives Matter activist

Julius Jones (Yahoo News)Julius Jones had a very intense but respectful dialogue with the Democratic nominee on the issue of mass incarceration.

Marvin Gordon mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:57:01 -0400
Can anti-Trump film be a positive for him?

Michelle Obama at Clinton rally: ‘They are trying to get you to stay home’The candidate's team is attempting to spin "Michael Moore in TrumpLand" into a tacit endorsement for his campaign.

Harry West mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:44:03 -0400
Details of how ex-aide ran 'Bill Clinton Inc.'

Washington Post traces the complex web of Clinton financesA memo illustrates how Doug Band and other advisers raised millions for the Clintons and their foundation after they left the White House.

Kenneth Robinson mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:25:04 -0400
Liberated from ISIS, still haunted by terror

A Kurdish peshmerga fighter hugs his sister after peshmerga recaptured the Fadiliya village from the Islamic State. (Reuters)Villagers in northern Iraq are speaking openly for the first time about their two years under occupation.

Steve Henry mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:52:43 -0400
Putin calls election interference 'mythical'

Vladimir Putin (Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images)The U.S. has accused Russia of coordinating hacks, but President Vladimir Putin says the claims are "hysteria."

Arthur Jordan mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:22:37 -0400
Colbert ridicules Gingrich over taunt

Stephen Colbert (Yahoo TV)"The Late Show" host has an answer to the former House speaker’s wild accusation against Fox News’ Megyn Kelly.

Kenneth Hughes mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:02:05 -0400
Marijuana farmers split on legalization bid

In this Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016 photo, Christine Miller sits among some of the 250 marijuana plants on her farm near Benbow, Calif. Miller is concerned about the increased cost to operate her 250-plant farm if California voters approve Proposition 64, the Nov. 8 ballot initiative that would legalize the recreational use of marijuana. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)A ballot measure in California that would legalize recreational use has created a deep division among longtime growers.

Wayne Owens mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:00:01 -0400
Trump's newest plan: $1T on infrastructure

Vehicles pass a highway construction site on Interstate 80 in Sacramento, Calif. (AP)It would rely heavily on private funding and, unlike Clinton’s plan, avoid new taxes to finance spending.

Allen Rivera mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:11:36 -0400
2 strong quakes rattle central Italy

(AP)A pair of temblors damage churches and buildings just two months after a powerful earthquake killed nearly 300 people.

Rosemarie Perdok mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:00:20 -0400
Live from Trump Tower, the ultimate conspiracy

Live from Trump Tower, the ultimate conspiracy. (Yahoo News)On Trump’s nightly feed, he’s winning the election handily, crushing it in early voting, and surging in swing states. It’s a full-on rout.

Steven Roberts mail: | web: | when: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:00:48 -0400
Michelle warms to Hillary just in time

First lady Michelle Obama and then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in March 2011 file photo. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters)She's been called Hillary Clinton's most effective surrogate, but Michelle Obama wasn’t always a fan of the Democratic nominee.

Douglas Harrison mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 21:11:21 -0400
Adopted in U.S. at 3, man faces deportation

Korean adoptee Adam Crapser poses with his wife and daughters. (AP)Adam Crapser, who was flown to the U.S. and adopted as a small child, has been ordered deported to his native South Korea.

Lawrence Carter mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:20 -0400
N.C. bathroom bill placed GOP in uncomfortable spot

North Carolina bathroom bill (Getty Images)Republicans' position on the issue was further complicated by a boycott that led the NBA to move the All-Star Game out of Charlotte.

Jacob Carter mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:22:27 -0400
Clinton's final push to win Latino voters

Hillary Clinton with members of the band Los Tigres del Norte. (AP)The Democratic nominee has help from high-profile surrogates to galvanize the Hispanic community.

Wayne Washington mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:35:17 -0400
Republican’s ‘musket’ tweet sparks firestorm

Joel Walsh (AP)Former Illinois lawmaker Joe Walsh claims he wasn’t calling for violence when he vowed to grab a musket if Donald Trump loses the election.

Johnny Patterson mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:33:19 -0400
Trump praises Gingrich's criticism of Kelly

Newt Gingrich, Donald Trump, and Megyn Kelly. (Photos: AP/Photo montage: Yahoo)The heated on-air exchange revived dormant ill will between the Trump campaign and Fox News host Megyn Kelly.

Harry Richardson mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:05:25 -0400
Clinton camp's fears about Sanders revealed

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton reacts to a reporters questions about her birthday before boarding her campaign plane at Miami International Airport in Miami, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016, to travel to Lake Worth, Fla. for a rally. Clinton turns 69 today. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)Allies of Hillary Clinton felt threatened by Bernie Sanders' candidacy, according to the latest hacked emails.

Sean Cole mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:04:38 -0400
Trump stays Trump in the homestretch

Trump, in homestretch, is as Trump-like as ever. (Yahoo News)The candidate remains upbeat, but his aides not so much, acknowledging that their boss has been his own worst enemy.

Shawn Ward mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:15:24 -0400
Apple’s biggest problem may be itself

Tim Cook (CNBC)The challenge isn’t going away for the company anytime soon — it is embedded in Apple’s DNA.

Antonio Cox mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:19:05 -0400
Defense chief: Don't revoke enlistment pay

U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter. (Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP)Obama told the Defense Department not to "nickel and dime" service members defrauded by zealous recruiters.

Jason Evans mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:03:56 -0400
Mostly children killed in Syrian airstrikes

In this photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, Syrian Civil Defense workers search through the rubble after airstrikes in the village of Hass in the Idlib province, Syria, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Syrian activists say that airstrikes outside a school in the northern, rebel-held province of Idlib have killed more than a dozen people, mostly children. The Idlib News network says the airstrikes hit as the children gathered outside a school complex in the village of Hass. (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets via AP)Warplanes hit a school complex in the rebel-held province of Idlib, killing 22 people, most of them youngsters, activists say.

Jesse Turner mail: | web: | when: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:20:27 -0400
Bloomberg on America's 'greatest conundrum'

Bloomberg on America's 'greatest conundrum'As more jobs become automated because of technology, the U.S. must develop a plan to create work.

Louis Richardson mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:00:31 -0400
There's nothing funny about the 2016 campaign

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump speak at the 71st Annual Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner in New York. (Frank Franklin II/AP)Many successful politicians have used humor to their advantage, but not the two candidates running this year.

Jason Thompson mail: | web: | when: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 05:00:46 -0400
Is Evan McMullin the future of conservatism?

(AP)He is the first independent presidential candidate in a long time who is on track to win a state's Electoral College votes.

Roy Warren mail: | web: | when: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:55:19 -0400
Newt Gingrich's blow-up over Trump on Fox News

Megyn Kelly and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. (Fox News)“You are fascinated with sex!” the former House speaker tells host Megyn Kelly after she brings up the "Access Hollywood" tape.

Jimmy Richardson mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:37 -0400
Face of the 2016 immigration debate

Karla Ortiz with her mother, Francisca Ortiz, at the Democratic National Convention. (Alex Wong/AP)Karla Ortiz, 11, appeared at the DNC and became a voice for children who fear their immigrant parents may be deported.

Joshua Marshall mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:39 -0400
In Ohio, Trump evokes an old hero

A display by Trump supporters in Youngstown, Ohio. (Angelo Merendino for Yahoo News)Donald Trump is winning voters in historically blue Youngstown. Residents say he recalls a beloved Democrat.

Harry Bryant mail: | web: | when: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:29:18 -0400
Report: Clinton endorsed by Colin Powell

Former Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Hillary Clinton in 2014. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)The former secretary of state under Republican George W. Bush calls Donald Trump "unqualified," according to Newsday.

Jimmy James mail: | web: | when: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:43:18 -0400
Will Sanders, Warren pull Clinton farther left?

Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric and economist Paul Krugman. (Yahoo News)Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman offers Katie Couric his take on the 2016 candidates and their parties' future.

Vincent Powell mail: | web: | when: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:56:02 -0400
Can Democrats really take back the House?

House and Senate Republicans are in a close race with Democrats to keep control of both houses of Congress. (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)With district-level polling scarce, it is difficult to predict the House of Representatives election results.

Jerry Perez mail: | web: | when: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:24:36 -0400
Trump contradicted on employee health plans

Donald Trump poses with employees at Trump National Doral. (Evan Vucci/AP)"All of my employees are having a tremendous problem with Obamacare," Donald Trump said outside his golf club.

Benjamin Nelson mail: | web: | when: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:01:38 -0400
Obama trolls Trump on late-night TV

Obama is interviewed on the Jimmy Kimmel Live! show in Los AngelesPresident Obama reads "mean tweets," including one from the Republican nominee, during a visit to "Jimmy Kimmel Live."

Arthur Gordon mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:05:08 -0400
Lawmakers slam Pentagon's bonus reclaim order

Robert D'Andrea, a retired Army major and Iraq war veteran. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via AP)Outrage grows after military veterans are ordered to give back reenlistment benefits awarded a decade ago.

Sean Martin mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:56:14 -0400
Rep. Blackburn, a Trump supporter: He's behind

Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric and Rep. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee. (Yahoo News)Marsha Blackburn, of Tennessee, tells Katie Couric what she thinks Donald Trump could do to advance his campaign.

Philip Harris mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:17:20 -0400
Double-digit Obamacare rate hikes confirmed

he 2017 home page. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)Before subsidies, premiums for a midlevel benchmark plan are expected to increase 25 percent on average.

Travis Clark mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:24:56 -0400
For some, retirement is only a dream

In this photo taken Oct. 18, 2016, Gwen Strowbridge, 71, poses for a photograph wearing her work uniform at her home in Deerfield Beach, Fla. Strowbridge works six days a week caring for a 100-year-old woman. She has worked all her life and plans to work until she can't physically work anymore. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)Many low-wage workers say they can't afford to retire and will work until they physically can't anymore.

Louis Howard mail: | web: | when: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:04:52 -0400
Trump: 'All the fair polls have us winning'

Michelle Obama at Clinton rally: ‘They are trying to get you to stay home’The candidate has turned to criticizing polls as ineffective and "rigged" now that most show Hillary Clinton with a commanding lead.