Cleveland Plain Dealer chief political reporter Henry Gomez is no stranger to racist comments from readers. But this year, the comments are increasing. And it can be connected to the campaign of Donald Trump.
Austria, which has been without a president since July, will have to wait until 2017 for its next head of state to take office, parliament said Monday as the country prepares to vote in a scandal-plagued election re-run.
An investigation by The Intercept has found evidence that foreigners are giving big to candidates in this election cycle. They can get around the law using corporations, as allowed by the 2010 Citizens United Supreme Court decision.
Russia's opposition likens itself to Michael Phelps facing an extreme challenge. "If you have a champion swimmer, and you fill up the pool with acid, he won't be able to swim. But it doesn't mean he's a weak swimmer."
At precisely 8:54 p.m. on August 28, 1957, Senator Thurmond began the longest continuous filibuster in US history. A final stand against a tide of history that was overwhelming the forces of racism and white supremacy that dominated the South and Southern lawmakers in Congress.
Some 50 senior national security officials — all who served in Republican administrations — have denounced the Republican presidential candidate. They say Donald Trump is not qualified to be president and commander-in-chief.
Donald Trump says people don’t even talk about the issue. But he does. He calls them "criminal aliens" — undocumented immigrants with criminal records living in the United States. And he says there are 2 million of them.