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Ryan's break from Trump prompts talk of GOP rebellion Ryan's break from Trump prompts talk of GOP rebellion
- October 16, 2016

That call came after the revelation of a 2005 video showing Trump making crude remarks about forcing himself physically on women. But in almost 45 minutes of remarks to college Republicans, the closest he came to mentioning Trump was in describing the presidential race's tone and warning students away from behavior that sounded suspiciously like things that have characterized Trump's now flagging campaign. (more...)
Trump, Escalating Rhetoric, Says Clinton 'Has to Go to Jail' Trump, Escalating Rhetoric, Says Clinton 'Has to Go to Jail'
- October 15, 2016

Both campaigns also coordinate more closely with a select group of highly-followed "digital influencers": the Clinton campaign through a closed Slack channel, and the Trump campaign via conference call. Special prosecutors, of course , are created to remove political influence from the justice system; Trump was proposing a special prosecutor for the express goal of punishing a political opponent. (more...)
Clinton Gets 'Little Kick' in Post-Debate Polls Clinton Gets 'Little Kick' in Post-Debate Polls
- October 13, 2016

Clinton's support among likely voters grew three points Thursday (Sept. 29) to 45 percent, while Trump's dropped two points to 35 percent. Four national polls have been conducted entirely since the debate: They have Clinton ahead of Donald Trump by 5 percentage points , 4 points , 3 points and 1 point . (more...)
Two Labour whips resign after sacking of Rosie Winterton in Corbyn reshuffle Two Labour whips resign after sacking of Rosie Winterton in Corbyn reshuffle
- October 12, 2016

Let's take a look. Baroness Smith of Basildon and Lord Bassam were elected to their roles by colleagues in the Lords - rather than being appointed by Corbyn - and simply declined to attend while the leadership was mired in uncertainty. Mrs Hayman was previously a Labour whip. He added: "The major thing for me was the European Union referendum and Brexit, which was a significant moment for our country". (more...)
Raiders take advantage of Chargers mistakes in 34-31 win
- October 12, 2016

And the Raiders are 4-1 and in their best position to make the playoffs since Rich Gannon was at QB. The Chargers also blew a 17-point fourth quarter lead to lose on the road in Kansas City in Week 1, and were leading the Colts by two with 6:38 left in regulation before losing in Week 3. (more...)
Clinton leads Trump in Florida Clinton leads Trump in Florida
- October 09, 2016

Bennett, Lowe and Stotler were among two dozen female voters from battleground states who spoke with The Associated Press on Tuesday. Men and women are about equally likely to express confidence about Trump's health. The poll represents a slight increase in support for the Democratic nominee, who led her Republican counterpart by just 1 percentage point in the previous Fox News poll, conducted September 11-14, prior to Monday's first presidential debate . (more...)