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Canada works to counter protectionist mood of U.S. campaign

This post was originally published on this siteOTTAWA (Reuters) – Canadian diplomats are fanning out across the United States to talk up the benefits of trade with state and local leaders and counter what senior officials see as a worrying mood of protectionism swirling through the U.S. election campaign.

Terror examined as Washington mall shooting motive as string of attacks stir presidential campaign

This post was originally published on this site Terror examined as Washington mall shooting motive as string of attacks stir presidential campaign – Washington Times JavaScript is required for full functionality on this website, but scripting is currently disabled. Please enable JavaScript and reload this page.

Analysis: Hard to distinguish policy in crowded Senate race

This post was originally published on this siteBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Louisiana’s latest U.S. Senate race has prostitution allegations and a white supremacist candidate, drawing national attention to yet another scandalous state election. But so far, it’s lacking in real policy issues to show distinctions among candidates. With the Nov. 8 election to fill … Read More

Federal Court Rules Ohio's Voter Purge Unconstitutional

This post was originally published on this siteJust weeks before the Nov. 8 election, a federal appeals court has ruled that Ohio’s method of purging names of inactive voters from voter rolls is unconstitutional. Ohio, a battleground state in the presidential race, removed the names of tens of thousands of registered voters under what it … Read More

For some Democrats, it’s voting for Clinton – and keeping it quiet

This post was originally published on this siteNEW YORK (Reuters) – One would expect voters from the heavily Democratic Brooklyn neighborhood of Cobble Hill to pick presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in the Nov. 8 general election. Just don’t expect them to advertise it.

Gennifer Flowers won’t attend U.S. presidential debate: Pence

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence said on Sunday that Gennifer Flowers, who had an affair with Bill Clinton before his 1992 presidential run, will not attend Monday night’s U.S. presidential debate.

US and UK Left 'Door Open' to Russia in Syria, UK's Boris Johnson Says

This post was originally published on this siteThe U.S. and Britain left the “door open” to Russia’s intervention in Syria and its support of the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said. “If you look back at what happened in the last two or three years, you look back at the … Read More

Key developments in the New Jersey bridge lane-closing trial

This post was originally published on this siteNEWARK, N.J. (AP) – The first week’s testimony in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing trial has been aimed at putting two former allies of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie at the center of a plot to punish a local mayor who didn’t endorse the Republican governor. But revelations … Read More

Clinton server tech told FBI of colleagues’ worries about system

This post was originally published on this siteNEW YORK (Reuters) – A technician hired by Hillary Clinton to run the private email system she used while U.S. secretary of state told investigators he tried to pass on colleagues’ concerns that the system might not comply with records laws, FBI interview summaries show.

New African-American History Museum Important to 'National Narrative,' President Obama Says

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Obama today said today that the nation’s new African-American history museum opening in Washington, D.C., “tells a story of America that hasn’t always taken a front seat in our national narrative.” The president spoke on his weekly radio address in advance of his and the first lady’s … Read More