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The Latest: Ryan differs with Trump about black Americans

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:31am

The Latest on Campaign 2016 on the eve of Monday's presidential debate at 9:00 p.m. on MSNBC from Hofstra University (all times local):

Road to debate: Trump built image as he built business

Nancy Benac, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:21am

Donald Trump once claimed to be publicity shy.

Clinton as communicator, from Wellesley to campaign trail

Jocelyn Noveck, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 9:13am

Hillary Clinton has said it herself: She's not the most naturally gifted public communicator.

Clinton, Trump to meet separately with Israel PM Netanyahu

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 8:20am

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are meeting separately with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday in sessions that could set the tone for relations between the allied countries during the next presidential administration.

AP-GfK poll shows voter distaste for Putin-style leadership

Emily Swanson and Vivian Salama, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 8:01am

Donald Trump has called Russian President Vladimir Putin "a leader — unlike what we have in this country."

As Clinton focuses on debate, Trump says he'd champion women

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 25th - 12:43am

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is arguing that he'll do more to help women from the White House than Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. At the same time, he's taunting her over the infidelities of her husband.

The Latest: Trump, Clinton to meet with Netanyahu

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:11pm

The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign (all times EDT):

Study finds 20M would lose health coverage under Trump plan

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 9:04pm

A new study that examines some major health care proposals from the presidential candidates finds that Donald Trump would cause about 20 million to lose coverage while Hillary Clinton would provide coverage for an additional 9 million people.

Both Trump, Clinton 'have a lot to prove' to Utah voters in first debate

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:52pm

The first presidential debate isn't likely to affect Republican Donald Trump's lead in Utah over Democrat Hillary Clinton, but it may finally generate some enthusiasm about the race.

Ted Cruz calls his decision to back Trump 'agonizing'

Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 5:01pm

Ted Cruz appears uncomfortable defending the man he says he'll vote for in November, Donald Trump.

Clinton's debate experience could shape encounter with Trump

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 12:51pm

Hillary Clinton has appeared in more than 30 primary debates during her two presidential campaigns, a deep history she can draw upon as she faces Donald Trump on Monday night.

Clinton, Trump look to overcome weaknesses on debate stage

Julie Pace, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:37am

Donald Trump needs to prove to voters that he has the policy depth and gravitas to serve as commander in chief. Hillary Clinton needs a moment to connect with Americans who question whether she can be trusted.

Trump's unconventional debate prep skips mock debates

Jill Colvin and Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 9:50am

Since he entered the presidential race, it's been Donald Trump's style to break with convention. It's no different when it comes to debate prep.

Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buy

Julie Bykowicz and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 6:00am

Donald Trump's campaign is planning for what it says will amount to $140 million worth of advertising from now until Election Day.

Cruz throws his support to Trump's campaign at last

Steve Peoples and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 2:50am

Donald Trump says he's "greatly honored" to receive the endorsement of defeated rival Ted Cruz, not that Cruz is using that word when acknowledging that he will vote for the Republican presidential nominee.

AP-NORC Poll: Most in US frustrated over presidential race

Laurie Kellman and Emily Swanson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:41am

Carol Jones knows what she wants to hear Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump discuss during their first televised debate: education and jobs. She's far from sure which candidate will earn her vote on Election Day.

Warren says Trump, GOP 'making hate OK'

Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 10:41am

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren accused Donald Trump and his fellow Republicans of "making hate OK" as she campaigned for Hillary Clinton on Saturday.

Transgender man sues over Indiana law blocking name change

Rick Callahan, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 24th - 8:43am

A transgender man granted asylum last year is suing Indiana over a state law that prevents him from changing his first name to a male name that matches his gender identity.

Netanyahu to meet with Clinton and Trump

Josef Federman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 11:40pm

An Israeli official has confirmed that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Sunday.