Race To The White House 2016

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Leadership By Bluster, A Preview Of Trump’s Reality TV Presidency

WASHINGTON — For Donald Trump, little is more intoxicating and affirming of his own power than creating tornadoes and watching them tear across the landscape. In the space of just 24 hours this ...

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Angry And Anonymous — And I Voted For Trump

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Melania Trump And Me, Two Slovenians Arrive In Washington

WASHINGTON — Melania Trump (or Melania Knavs, as she was called before she married and moved into Trump Tower) will be the only first lady since 1829 to have been born outside the United States. Jo...

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Trump Ethics And Conflicts Of Interest: What Happens Now?

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump will face wide-ranging questions about his ethics and integrity from the moment he enters the White House in January. The president-elect say...

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World Reacts To Trump Win, Braces For "Wild" Presidency

International newspapers and commentators chime in on an unexpected victory and the unpredictable nature of the incoming "Leader Of The Free World."

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Trump Wins, Watch TV News Call It In 13 Countries And 13 Languages

From Italy, India and Indonesia through to 10 other countries, the name was heard in many a language around the world today: T - R - U - M - P.

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Yes Folks, Donald Trump Is Getting The Keys To The White House

What Trump has done is nothing short of cataclysmic.

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Trump Shock, The Blindness And Naivety Of The U.S. Media

WASHINGTON — To put it bluntly, the media missed the story. In the end, a huge number of American voters wanted something different. And although these ...

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Trump Or Clinton? Arab-Americans' Surprising Ambivalence

The navy blue Porsche, casual clothes and sparkling eyes of Fady Chamoun scream: "American Dream." He came from Lebanon in 1972 to study engineering at the University of Michigan and stayed afte...

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Flaws And All, The World Will Miss Barack Obama

President Obama was, on many levels, a major disappointment. But his legacy is one of grace and integrity in a political world that grows uglier by the day.

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Lawyer Up! Clinton, Trump Camps Prepare For Contested Vote

WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are arming up for a possible post-Election Day battle. Clinton is assembling a voter protection program that has d...

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Who Will Win The White House, The Four Things To Know

In a normal election season, the signs would seem to point toward a Hillary Clinton victory. This is not normal.

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Donald Trump's Glaring Disrespect For Democracy

-OpEd- WASHINGTON — Donald Trump showed a bit more self-control in the third and final presidential debate Wednesday night than he had in the previous two. Hi...

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Trump Goes Armageddon, View Of The Donald "Unshackled"

-Analysis- WASHINGTON — Donald Trump is not really running a campaign for president anymore. Instead, he is involved in an extended revenge plot or is simply ...

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Trump And The New American Way, A Worried World Is Watching

PARIS — With all its historical warts, the United States has managed to hold on to its status as a model of a robust democracy. But the spectacle of Donald Trump's run for the W...

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The Trump-Clinton Race For Silicon Valley Support

Donald Trump has few supporters in liberal Silicon Valley: Even Peter Thiel, the PayPal co-founder and Facebook board mem...

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Hillary's Health, Trump's Reality: The View From Abroad

Not since Pope John Paul II's health woes a decade ago has the world been so focused on one person's medical updates. Forced off the campaign trail for four days following a woosy exit......

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Both Clinton And Trump Must Come Clean About Their Health

The two presidential candidates are at that age when "things start happening ..." says President Obama's former personal physician.

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No, Donald Trump Is Not A Fascist

Even for those who abhor the Republican nominee, it's important to get the terminology right.

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Joke's On Us: Mexico Reacts To Trump Visit With Pena Nieto

A reviled U.S. presidential candidate visiting a very unpopular Mexican president. How did Donald Trump's flash visit Wednesday to Mexico City look to the people and press south of the borde......

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Trump And Young Voters, A Generational Risk For Republicans

Trump is supported by 1 in 5 younger voters, an astonishing and consequential collapse for the GOP.

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Mexico's Problem Goes Beyond Trump, Straight To The American People

Trump's rough discourse has uncovered simmering resentment against Mexico among Americans, which began with NAFTA and the job losses that it entailed for parts of the U.S.