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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.

The Latest: Trump campaign to spend $140 million more on ads

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 9:01pm

The Latest on the U.S. presidential election campaign (all times EDT):

GOP lawmaker: FBI gave immunity to top Clinton aide

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 8:41pm

Hillary Clinton's former chief of staff, Cheryl Mills, and two other staff members were granted immunity deals in exchange for their cooperation in the now-closed FBI investigation into Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state, says a Republican congressman.

Clinton postpones visit to Charlotte after mayor's request

Ken Thomas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 8:32pm

Hillary Clinton said Friday that the police video of the fatal shooting of a black man by Charlotte police should be released immediately as she announced and then abruptly postponed plans to make a pre-debate visit to the embattled North Carolina city.

NC congressman says Charlotte protesters 'hate white people'

Jonathan Drew, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 7:36pm

A Republican congressman who represents the Charlotte area said Thursday that people are protesting in the city because they "hate white people."

AP-GfK Poll: Majority of Americans fear Trump presidency

Jonathan Lemire and Emily Swanson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 7:06pm

More than half the country fears a Trump presidency. And only about a third of Americans believe he is at least somewhat qualified to serve in the White House.

Trump adds names to Supreme Court wish list

Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 4:50pm

Donald Trump has added 10 names to the list he says he'd use to fill Supreme Court vacancies if he becomes president, including a U.S. senator whose inclusion helped secure a bitter rival's endorsement.

Cruz to vote for Trump, whom he once called 'utterly amoral'

Steve Peoples and Will Weissert, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 4:40pm

Ted Cruz announced Friday he will vote for Donald Trump, a dramatic about-face that may help unite a deeply divided Republican Party months after the fiery Texas conservative called Trump a "pathological liar" and "utterly amoral."

Sen. Mike Lee on Donald Trump's latest list of possible Supreme Court nominees

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 4:03pm

Sen. Mike Lee hasn't endorsed Donald Trump, but that didn't stop the GOP presidential candidate from touting him as a possible U.S. Supreme Court nominee.

AP-GfK Poll: Candidates disliked, viewed as dishonest

Emily Swanson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 3:01pm

Americans have negative views of both Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump. He comes off as a little worse.

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.

Appeals court: Ohio elections chief wrongly purged voters

Julie Carr Smyth and Ann Sanner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 23rd - 3:51pm

Ohio's process for maintaining its voter rolls wrongfully removes eligible people, a federal appeals court ruled Friday as the perennial presidential battleground state prepares for the fall election.