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Published: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:58:04 -0500


U.S. government to pay $492 million to 17 American Indian tribes

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:15:00 -0500

The settlement resolves lawsuits alleging the federal government mismanaged tribal land, resources and money. The Obama administration says it has now settled more than $3.3 billion in such suits(image)

Fact Check: Clinton and Trump debate for the first time

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:48:00 -0500

NPR reporters and editors annotated Monday night's debate as it happened. Read the final fact check, analysis and context here.(image)

The first presidential debate in 100 words (and 6 videos)

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:53:00 -0500

In a contentious debate, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton clashed on the economy, taxes and terrorism.(image)

Trump on the defensive after combative debate with Clinton

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:01:49 -0500

Trump blamed the moderator and a bad microphone after he was forced onto the defense by Clinton's attacks about his taxes, honesty and character in the first presidential debate.(image)

In post-debate interview, Trump again criticizes pageant-winner's weight

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:45:00 -0500

Donald Trump followed up Monday's debate by insulting a former Miss Universe winner. He told a morning show that Alicia Machado "gained a massive amount of weight, and it was a real problem."(image)

Daily Digest: How about that debate?

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:06:27 -0500

What happened at last night's debate and what people are saying about it.(image)

Who got what they wanted from the first Clinton-Trump debate?

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 04:00:00 -0500

On this occasion, the often dour Clinton gave way to beaming smiles and occasional chuckles. Trump had just one salient objective - to project a calm and presidential air - yet struggled with it.(image)

3 undecided voters: Debate didn't end doubts about Trump, Clinton

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 06:05:07 -0500

Some undecided Minnesota voters who watched Monday night's debate closely thought Hillary Clinton did well, but that doesn't necessarily mean she won their votes.(image)

Championship high school debaters weigh in on the first presidential debate

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 05:55:42 -0500

Six members of St. Paul Academy's debate team share their perspectives on the presidential candidates' style and techniques in last night's debate.(image)

Hear the first presidential debate: Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0500

The first debate of the 2016 presidential election featured Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump. It was held at Hofstra University in New York on September 26th.(image)

Clinton, Trump battle fiercely over taxes, race, terror

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:27:15 -0500

Clinton emphatically denounced Trump for keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings secret from voters and peddling a "racist lie" about President Obama. Trump repeatedly cast Clinton as a "typical politician."(image)

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

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:24:39 -0500

A look at some of the claims in the debate and how they compare with the facts:(image)

Early voting off to a brisk start

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 11:47:16 -0500

Requests for absentee ballots and voter registration show lots of interest in the election.(image)

Lester Holt's moment: Presidential debate has big stakes, bigger risks

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 10:05:00 -0500

For NBC's Lester Holt, who took the anchor chair after Brian Williams was caught exaggerating, Monday's presidential debate has big stakes and bigger risks.(image)

Daily Digest: Big debate tonight

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:42:26 -0500

It seems like everyone is waiting to see what happens when Trump and Clinton finally meet tonight.(image)

4 things to watch at the first presidential debate

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 05:00:00 -0500

Which Donald Trump will show up? That's one of several unknowns that will determine the outcome of tonight's debate between Trump and Hillary Clinton.(image)

How to watch a debate without bias

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:30:00 -0500

Psychologist Tania Lombrozo says to consider these tips from the psychological sciences to help overcome some of the biases that could distort perceptions of the candidates in tonight's debate.(image)

Live! From New York! It's Monday night! And possibly the most-watched debate

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 05:00:00 -0500

This campaign cycle's primary debates grew heated as the contests on each side became more competitive but those debates map pale in comparison to Monday's general election debate.(image)

Monday's debate latest in history of (sometimes) memorable encounters

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 09:30:00 -0500

The presidential debate at Hofstra University in New York is the first of three scheduled this campaign season.(image)

4 questions Hillary Clinton faces heading into the first debate

Fri, 23 Sep 2016 05:00:00 -0500

Expectations are high for the Democratic nominee, but she needs to come across as authentic and relatable instead of just a policy wonk.(image)