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Parents teaching about sexual assault with help from presidential campaign

Kelly Wallace, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 4:18pm

Parents never imagined the presidential campaign would provide learning moments for kids on sexual assault. Mothers and fathers are even talking to younger kids — in age-appropriate ways — about consent.

Trump mocks critics: I'll accept election results _ if I win

Julie Pace, Josh Lederman and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 4:03pm

Mocking his critics, Donald Trump pledged Thursday to fully accept the outcome of next month's presidential election — if he wins. The Republican said he reserved the right to contest questionable results, deepening his unsubstantiated assertions that the race against Hillary Clinton could be rigged against him.

Trump's 'bad hombres' draws jeers, Spanish lessons

Adam Kealoha Causey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 2:50pm

Donald Trump's utterance of "bad hombres" offended some of the millions of people watching the final presidential debate, who called it racially divisive.

AP FACT CHECK: Sharp contrast between Gore in 2000 and Trump

Alan Fram, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 2:41pm

Donald Trump, who's railed for months about a "rigged" political system, used the final presidential debate to defiantly say he won't decide until the election ends whether he will accept its results.

Election officials, experts rebuff Trump's 'rigged' claim

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 1:21pm

Election officials nationwide dismiss Donald Trump's incendiary claim the presidential election is rigged against him, with Republicans and Democrats alike rejecting the idea anyone could overcome the logistical challenges of tilting a process run by officials of both parties and average citizens at thousands of polling places and election offices.

Hacked emails: Clinton pushed for charity meeting in Morocco

Stephen Braun and Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 12:51pm

Hacked emails reveal internal disagreement among top aides to Hillary Clinton about her determination to hold a Clinton Foundation summit in Morocco that later drew attention over its reliance on large financial pledges from foreign governments.

GOP lawmakers dispute Trump, will accept election results

Erica Werner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 12:31pm

Fellow Republicans on Thursday condemned Donald Trump's refusal to agree to accept the outcome of the election. Even supporters distanced themselves, warning that Trump's stance could undermine the nation's democratic system.

Donald Trump most discussed on Twitter during final debate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 11:01am

Donald Trump has dominated the Twitter conversation surrounding the third and final presidential debate.

Day after debate, Trump, Clinton square off again at roast

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 9:11am

Bitter presidential rivals Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have one more face-to-face showdown before Election Day. And they're supposed to make it funny.

Fox's Wallace asks precise follow-up that makes news

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 7:52am

Fox News' Chris Wallace worked hard to keep the final presidential debate substantive with tough questions to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, but it was the simplest of queries that extracted the biggest headline.

Analysis: Trump needed debate reset, instead riles GOP

Kathleen Hennessey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 7:21am

Donald Trump needed a game changer. Instead, he landed a jaw dropper.

Final debate brings little clarity to undecided voters

Jeff Baenen and Scott Sonner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 7:11am

As a tumultuous campaign nears an end, undecided voters across the country watched the final debate of the U.S. presidential race with a mix of skepticism and rapt attention Wednesday night.

Chaffetz spars with Democrat Tryon in heated debate

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 2:11pm

Democrat and former executive Stephen Tryon said he is challenging Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz because the congressman is more interested in chasing the national spotlight than representing his district.

Virginia voter-registration deadline extended through Friday

Matthew Barakat, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 1:51pm

A federal judge has granted a brief extension of Virginia's voter-registration deadline after heavy demand prevented some voters from registering online.

Voters react to 'nasty woman' remark with disgust, mockery

Tamara Lush, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 1:41pm

Donald Trump's reference to Hillary Clinton as "a nasty woman" during the last presidential debate before the election has inspired reactions ranging from disgust to mockery. For many women, the moment Wednesday night recalled their own experiences being called names by men. What some of them (and some men) are saying:

Judge: Ohioans cut from voter list can cast November ballots

Ann Sanner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 11:51am

Ohio voters who were wrongfully removed from the swing state's registration lists can cast ballots in the Nov. 8 presidential election, a federal judge has ruled.

Donald Trump says he will 'totally accept' the results of the presidential election 'if I win'

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 10:41am

Donald Trump says he will 'totally accept' the results of the presidential election 'if I win'

Judge grants brief extension of Virginia's voter-registration deadline after demand prevented some online registrations

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 10:21am

Judge grants brief extension of Virginia's voter-registration deadline after demand prevented some online registrations.

Though banned from City Hall, Tennessee man runs for mayor

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 20th - 6:00am

He's banned from City Hall by a court restraining order but that's not stopping a man from running for mayor of a Tennessee city.