Bomb found in George Soros’ mailbox

NEW YORK — A bomb was found in a mailbox at the suburban New York home of George Soros, the liberal billionaire philanthropist who has been denounced by President Donald Trump and vilified by right-wing conspiracy theorists, authorities said Tuesday.

Federal agents safely detonated the device after being summoned Monday ...

Obama stumps for Rosen, Trump rallies for Heller in critical Nevada Senate race

Most Senate Republicans wanted to vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court as quickly as possible, to move past the supercharged debate over his character. Dean Heller, the only Senate Republican running for re-election in a state carried by Hillary Clinton in 2016 would have been fine waiting a little longer.

More time sought to find victims of Arpaio detentions

PHOENIX (AP) - A judge who ordered taxpayer-funded compensation for Latinos who were illegally detained when then-Sheriff Joe Arpaio defied a 2011 court order in a racial profiling case is being asked to give the victims six more months to apply for the money.

The one-year period for filing claims ...

Ads pick up in Mississippi special election for US Senate

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Advertising is starting to increase ahead of the Nov. 6 special election for a U.S. Senate seat in Mississippi.

Republican Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith released a TV ad Tuesday showing her at her family's cattle auction in Brookhaven. She relates cattle ranching to serving in Washington and ...

Trump, Putin to meet in Paris next month, Bolton says

President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are slated to meet in Paris next month on the sidelines of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the armistice, White House National Security Adviser John Bolton confirmed Tuesday.

Hollywood donors flood Dems with midterm cash

Hollywood Democrats are pouring money into the midterm elections, infusing races with cash in a last-ditch push to flip control of Congress.Some of the country's most famous faces - including Meryl Streep, Steven S...

New documents contradict Florida Democratic nominee Gillum

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Text messages and other documents surrounding trips made by Florida Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum are being turned over as part of an ongoing ethics investigation.

Some of the documents appear to contradict Gillum's assertion that he paid for all expenses related to two trips ...

The Latest: Evers calls Walker’s immigration ad ‘desperate’

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Latest on Wisconsin governor's race (all times local):

2:05 p.m.

Gov. Scott Walker's latest campaign ad saying that Democrat Tony Evers wants "special treatment for illegals" is being decried as racist and an act of desperation.

The Republican Walker released the latest ad Tuesday, exactly ...

Fake Voter Suppression vs. Real Voter Fraud

Erick Erickson, The Resurgent
The @AP ran a story on October 9, 2018, claiming there were 53,000 registered voters in Georgia who were put on a "pending" list. The GA Secretary of State has completed his review, including hiring an independent reviewer, and his findings are as follow:

Will Democrats Win the Turnout War?

Robert Kuttner, The American Prospect
Midterm elections for the House are usually major defeats for the party of a newly elected incumbent president, and that bodes poorly for Trump and the Republicans, right? Well, sort of.