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Debate takeaways: Warren under fire, 70s club ignores the age issue

Nicholas Riccardi, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 11:06pm

including 78-year-old Sanders, who had a heart attack this month. Moderators asked all three how they could do the job. None really addressed the question.

Trump campaign targets Ben McAdams over impeachment inquiry

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:12pm

McAdams is one of more than 60 Democrats targeted by Trump’s reelection campaign, but McAdams’ campaign manager said the effort isn’t having an impact.

What to watch in Washington: The debate or the Nats?

Ashraf Khalil, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:05pm

Tuesday night presented a genuine televised quandary for many Washingtonians.

Campaign: Warren's call to exit Mideast means combat troops

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 8:39pm

Sen. Elizabeth Warren's call Tuesday night for the United States to "get out" of the Middle East, if implemented, would end a generations-long U.S. military presence in the volatile region. Her campaign later softened that statement, saying she was talking about combat troops only.

Western governors want nuclear testing compensation expanded

Keith Ridler, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:06pm

Atmospheric nuclear weapons testing exposed more states and more people to radiation fallout and resulting cancers and other diseases than the federal government currently recognizes, Western governors said.

Trump Jr. pitches to base while his father fights for Texas

Jonathan Lemire, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:57pm

Two days before President Donald Trump rallies in Texas, his eldest son on Tuesday looked to help him hang onto the reliably Republican state, playing to the conservative base by delivering red meat cultural attacks and lacing into several of his father's possible Democratic foes.

AP FACT CHECK: Dems flub details on guns, Syria in debate

Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:35pm

A dozen Democrats seeking the presidency tussled in a debate packed with policy, flubbing some details in the process.

Schilling won't run for Arizona congressional seat

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 5:27pm

Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he's decided not to run for Congress.

The Latest: Councilman Marty Small named Atlantic City mayor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 4:08pm

The Latest on the selection of Marty Small as Atlantic City's new mayor (all times local):

The Latest: Bush-DeGeneres friendship prompts final question

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 2:52pm

The Latest on the fourth Democratic presidential debate (all times local):

Sen. Lindsey Graham posts record $3.29M fundraising haul

Meg Kinnard, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 12:49pm

South Carolina's Lindsey Graham has posted what his campaign says is a record-setting fundraising haul as he seeks a fourth term in the U.S. Senate.

EU: Brexit deal in sight but UK must still do more

Raf Casert and Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 12:44am

European Union officials were hoping Tuesday that — after more than three years of false starts and sudden reversals — a Brexit deal with Britain might be sketched out within hours.

Vivid details emerge on Ukraine as impeachment quickens

Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick and Laurie Kellman, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:06pm

The impeachment inquiry is revealing vivid new details about the high-level unease over President Donald Trump's actions toward Ukraine, and those of his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, as the swift-moving probe by House Democrats showed no signs Tuesday of easing.

6 questions looming over the crowded 2020 Democratic debate

Steve Peoples, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:05pm

Just a month has passed since the last presidential debate, but the state of the Democrats' 2020 race has shifted.

Utah’s new homeless centers already turning away women in 'startling' early strain on system

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Oct 14th - 9:22pm

The Geraldine E. King Women’s Center and mixed-gender Gail Miller Resource Center have already reached capacity for women, only weeks after their openings.

GOP endorsement eludes indicted California congressman

Michael R. Blood, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 8:12pm

In a sign of a turbulent campaign to come, indicted U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter failed to win the endorsement Monday of his local Republican Party after arguing that he is the best candidate for the job despite his approaching federal trial.

School lunch shaming will now be against the law in California

Christina Maxouris, CNN  |  Posted Oct 14th - 7:08pm

California just took a step toward making its school environments a little more inclusive.

Trump orders Turkey sanctions; US scrambles for Syria exit

Robert Burns, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 4:46pm

Targeting Turkey’s economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks’ assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria — an assault Turkey began after Trump announced he was moving U.S. troops out of the way.

2 Oregon counties offer vote-by-mobile to overseas voters

Andrew Selsky, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 16th - 8:20am

Two Oregon counties are offering the opportunity for members of the U.S. military, their dependents and others living overseas to vote in special elections this November with smartphones.