Published: Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:17:36 GMT2016-10-22T13:17:36Z
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:17:36 GMT2016-10-22T13:17:36Z
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 13:08:47 GMT2016-10-22T13:08:47ZCalling the movement he created "Brexit times five," Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Friday night spoke to a crowd of thousands in Bucks County, where he vowed again to jail illegal immigrants who have reentered the country, to impose term limits for Congress, and to rebuild the "inner cities of Philadelphia."
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 11:03:49 GMT2016-10-22T11:03:49ZNEWARK, N.J. - Gov. Christie was told in August 2013 that a planned traffic study at the George Washington Bridge tolls could create "tremendous traffic problems" for commuters but approved it anyway, according to testimony Friday from a former aide charged in the case.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:20:52 GMT2016-10-22T10:20:52ZWhen it comes to deciding who ranks as a "10," New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, R, apparently relies on different criteria than Donald Trump.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:19:36 GMT2016-10-22T10:19:36Z
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:17:16 GMT2016-10-22T10:17:16ZDonald Trump's call for his campaign supporters to visit big cities to observe polling places on Election Day lit a new fire under an old smoldering controversy about voter fraud in Philadelphia.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 05:30:43 GMT2016-10-22T05:30:43ZTRENTON - NJ Transit officials skipped a legislative hearing Friday, prompting subpoena threats from lawmakers, as they instead pressed the state's transportation commissioner for information following last month's deadly train crash in Hoboken.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:00:20 GMT2016-10-22T04:00:20ZTRENTON - Fresh from a fact-finding expedition to see Colorado's marijuana industry, none of the eight New Jersey lawmakers who went had a negative word about pot legalization for reporters at a standing-room-only news conference Thursday.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:00:19 GMT2016-10-22T04:00:19ZNEWARK, N.J. - Defense attorneys have zeroed in on December 2013 as a key month in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing saga, as allies of Gov. Christie and officials of the Port Authority have revealed hazy memories with regard to potentially important events in the case.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:00:19 GMT2016-10-22T04:00:19ZTRENTON - The Assembly again gave narrow approval Thursday to a bill that would let terminally ill people end their lives with medication prescribed by a doctor.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:00:18 GMT2016-10-22T04:00:18ZThe New Jersey Senate approved a bill Thursday that would stop county prosecutors from investigating deaths at the hands of police and require the state Attorney General's Office to do so instead.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:00:17 GMT2016-10-22T04:00:17ZATLANTIC CITY - Mayor Don Guardian released a plan Thursday to pay off the crushing casino tax-appeal debt that has all but strangled his city, but it was unclear what terms it may have reached with its largest taxpayer, Borgata Hotel Casino.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 04:00:07 GMT2016-10-22T04:00:07ZSALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown, independent candidate Evan McMullin is surging in Utah polls and drawing large crowds of Republican-leaning voters fed up with Donald Trump's crudeness and antics.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:01:40 GMT2016-10-22T03:01:40ZLAS VEGAS - Jerry Clyde, a Service Employees International Union member, walked his turf under a remorseless sun, rustling up votes for Hillary Clinton last weekend in one of those instant subdivisions of nearly identical stucco homes.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 02:09:49 GMT2016-10-22T02:09:49ZFOR THE LAST TIME, Donald Trump, not all of "the African Americans" are poor and dodging bullets.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 01:54:59 GMT2016-10-22T01:54:59ZWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama said he's sad that one of his and the first lady's favorite traditions, musical night at the White House, ended Friday.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:48:39 GMT2016-10-22T00:48:39ZJohn Podesta is constantly being asked to lunch.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:45:07 GMT2016-10-22T00:45:07ZUNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. special investigator on counterterrorism and human rights accused Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Friday of peddling "lies and xenophobia" by claiming a link between Syrian refugees and Islamic State extremists.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:13:11 GMT2016-10-22T00:13:11ZDonald Trump's call for his campaign supporters to visit big cities to observe polling places on Election Day lit a new fire under an old smoldering controversy about voter fraud in Philadelphia.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:45:07 GMT2016-10-21T23:45:07ZSAN DIEGO (AP) - In an unusual legal maneuver, Donald Trump's attorneys have asked a federal judge to exclude any statements made by or about the Republican nominee during the presidential campaign from his upcoming civil trial over the now-defunct Trump University.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:58:34 GMT2016-10-21T22:58:34Z
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:33:53 GMT2016-10-21T22:33:53ZA federal judge in Philadelphia on Friday set a December sentencing date for former U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah, who was convicted in June of public corruption.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:18:13 GMT2016-10-21T22:18:13ZCLEVELAND (AP) - Hillary Clinton ramped up her pressure on Donald Trump in the election's most competitive states Friday with an emotional TV ad targeting his criticism of a Muslim-American family. Trump vowed to go all-out in the final three weeks so he'll have no regrets - even if he loses.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:43:35 GMT2016-10-21T21:43:35ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Hacked emails show Hillary Clinton's campaign wrestled with how to announce her opposition to construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline without losing the support of labor unions that supported to project.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:22:41 GMT2016-10-21T21:22:41Z
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:18:12 GMT2016-10-21T21:18:12ZWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Donald Trump may never concede the presidential election should she win, a development that could enormously complicate the crucial early weeks of her preparations to take office.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:18:11 GMT2016-10-21T21:18:11ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Clinton appears to be displaying strength in the crucial battleground states of North Carolina and Florida among voters casting ballots before Election Day, and may also be building an early vote advantage in Arizona and Colorado.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:11:55 GMT2016-10-21T21:11:55ZHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The battle to persuade swing voters in the state's close U.S. Senate race includes a heavy emphasis on abortion rights that's being linked, in part, to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:10:29 GMT2016-10-21T21:10:29ZTRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Two Republican lawmakers are seeking to repeal New Jersey's gas tax increase to fund road and bridge projects that's due to take effect on Nov. 1.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:54:23 GMT2016-10-21T20:54:23ZWASHINGTON (AP) - One email in a new batch of Hillary Clinton's emails released Friday by the State Department contains classified information.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:50:21 GMT2016-10-21T20:50:21ZBALTIMORE (AP) - Former Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon is launching a write-in campaign after narrowly losing the Democratic primary race for mayor.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:47:19 GMT2016-10-21T20:47:19ZRENO, Nevada (AP) - It's become a familiar routine for Mike Pence.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:43:19 GMT2016-10-21T20:43:19ZSinatra was playing, the Scotch was flowing and the man of the evening, our high-living, hard-to-pin-down district attorney, was patting the stogie stuffed into his suit breast pocket - a Perdomo Champagne, his favored brand of the moment - and happily working the crowd.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:00:14 GMT2016-10-21T19:00:14ZWASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is offering new evidence that the short-handed court is having trouble getting its work done.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:45:11 GMT2016-10-21T18:45:11ZGREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania fire chief is announcing his retirement just ahead of his 95th birthday.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:22:52 GMT2016-10-21T18:22:52ZLYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) - Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. had a student's sports column pulled from the school's newspaper because it focused on vulgar comments made by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the notion of "locker room talk."
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:52:17 GMT2016-10-21T17:52:17Z
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:18:15 GMT2016-10-21T17:18:15ZRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump is heading to Pennsylvania for campaign stops on both ends of the state.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:36:08 GMT2016-10-21T16:36:08ZFRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Democrats could lose control of their only legislative chamber in the South because of a blustery hero for folks in coal country - Donald Trump.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:45:41 GMT2016-10-21T15:45:41ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Unemployment rates rose in three of eight U. S. swing states last month, fell in two and were unchanged in the remaining three.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:26:49 GMT2016-10-21T15:26:49ZIt was an awkward setup: The two candidates for president attending a charity dinner in which they were supposed to tell light-hearted jokes about one another just 24 hours after a heated debate.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:24:09 GMT2016-10-21T15:24:09ZEvery four years, a Democratic nominee and a Republican nominee run for president. Ultimately, just one can be elected. Although the losers never get to know what it’s like to be commander-in-chief, many of these failed presidential candidates have managed to amass impressive personal fortunes.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:23:50 GMT2016-10-21T15:23:50ZTRENTON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey lawmakers have approved restricting the use of solitary confinement in the state's jails.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:16:48 GMT2016-10-21T15:16:48ZSam Katz, the documentary filmmaker and three-time mayoral candidate, was found to be carrying marijuana Thursday morning at Philadelphia International Airport while preparing to depart for a weekend fishing trip in Florida.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:45:17 GMT2016-10-21T14:45:17ZATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Add Newark to the list of potential sites for a casino if New Jerseyans approve a referendum next month.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:12:54 GMT2016-10-21T14:12:54ZAUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The government is appealing a federal judge's decision to temporarily block an Obama administration directive on bathroom rights for transgender students in public schools nationwide.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:12:23 GMT2016-10-21T14:12:23ZMIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - Calling it "dangerous," President Barack Obama said Thursday that Donald Trump's attempt to "sow the seeds of doubt" about the integrity of elections in America undermines U.S. democracy and does the work of the nation's adversaries.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:11:51 GMT2016-10-21T14:11:51ZJACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A federal judge has blocked a Mississippi law that banned the state's Medicaid program from spending money with any health care provider that offers abortions.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:09:11 GMT2016-10-21T14:09:11ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Defying his notorious stinginess, Donald Trump more than doubled his campaign spending last month compared to August. He burned through roughly $70 million as his standing in polls and among fellow Republicans dropped.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:07:34 GMT2016-10-21T14:07:34ZPHOENIX (AP) - In his pursuit of a sixth term, Republican Sen. John McCain reluctantly stood by Donald Trump for months despite personal insults and the bombastic businessman's string of controversial claims.