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Defense chief: 9/11 bill could be devastating to US military

Richard Lardner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 2:11pm

Legislation that would allow the families of Sept. 11 victims to sue the government of Saudi Arabia for allegedly backing the terrorists who carried out the attacks could be devastating to the U.S. military, according to Defense Secretary Ash Carter.

Many women say Trump showed too much testosterone at debate

Tamara Lush, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 2:03pm

Constant interruption. A condescending tone. Eye-rolling.

AP-GfK poll: Voters more confident in Trump's health

Lauran Neergaard and Emily Swanson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 2:01pm

The "stamina," the "look": A new poll suggests voters are buying in to Donald Trump's insinuations about Hillary Clinton's health. They're ignoring the medical reports.

Judge's ruling weakens Election Day registration in Illinois

Sophia Tareen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 1:51pm

Voters in highly populated areas of Illinois will have fewer options to register on Election Day this November after a federal judge on Tuesday temporarily halted broader registration rules that Republicans call unconstitutional.

Analysis: In debate, Clinton prep overrides Trump omissions

Ken Thomas and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:44pm

Studious and diligent, Hillary Clinton spent weeks getting ready for the first presidential debate, poring over policy papers and sharpening attack lines in practice sessions. Donald Trump did not want to over-prepare and skipped running through a full mock session.

Biden assails Trump on housing crisis remarks

Megan Trimble, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:42pm

Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday questioned Donald Trump's "moral center" as a result of the Republican presidential candidate's comments about America's housing collapse.

Pence breaks with Trump, says humans affect climate change

Scott Bauer, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:30am

Donald Trump's running mate is breaking with the Republican nominee's claim that climate change is not the result of human activity.

FBI chief says immunity for Clinton aide limited to laptop

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 11:21am

FBI Director James Comey told Congress on Tuesday that his agency granted immunity to Hillary Clinton's former chief of staff because agents wanted to inspect her laptop as part of a now-closed FBI investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.

FBI chief says immunity for Clinton aide limited to laptop

Matthew Daly, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 10:31am

FBI Director James Comey told Congress on Tuesday that his agency granted immunity to Hillary Clinton's former chief of staff because agents wanted to inspect her laptop as part of a now-closed FBI investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.

Fact check: Trump, Clinton deny their own words in debate

Christopher S. Rugaber and Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 7:12am

Donald Trump's habit of peddling hype and fabrication emerged unabated in the first presidential debate while Hillary Clinton played it cautiously in her statements, though not without error. They both denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.

Cheers and jeers: Americans tune into Trump-Clinton debate

Adam Kealoha Causey and Michelle Rindels, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 4:02am

From senior centers to college campuses and bars featuring campaign-themed cocktails, Americans laughed, cheered and jeered through the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Trump plagued with the sniffles during debate

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:51pm

Donald Trump has a cold. Or at least something gave him the sniffles.

Parting shots: He hits her on stamina; she pounces in retort

Nancy Benac, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:31pm

It was the opening Hillary Clinton had been waiting for all night.

Clinton, Trump battle fiercely over taxes, race, terror

Julie Pace and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:14pm

In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings secret from voters and peddling a "racist lie" about President Barack Obama. Businessman Trump repeatedly cast Clinton as a "typical politician" as he sought to capitalize on Americans' frustration with Washington.

U. students cheer, jeer at presidential debate viewing party

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:13pm

The Hinckley Institute of Politics hosted a presidential debate viewing party Monday at the University of Utah, gauging students' reactions to the two major party candidates.

The Latest: Updates from the 1st presidential debate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:11pm

The Latest on the first of three presidential debates between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump (all times EDT):

Neither Trump, Clinton exactly right about stop-and- frisk

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 27th - 12:54pm

Donald Trump says the police tactic known as stop-and-frisk led to a drop in murders in New York City, while Hillary Clinton says it has been ruled unconstitutional.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's birther claims

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:11pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts:

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on his tax audits

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 26th - 10:01pm

A claim from the presidential debate and how it stacks up with the facts: