Elections

Thunderstorms rumble across parts of Pennsylvania

Delegates to the Democratic National Convention got an early wake-up call as thunderstorms rumbled through Philadelphia
Updated: 2 hours ago
10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today
Updated: 2 hours ago
DNC steps off in Philadelphia with huge protests, high temps

DNC steps off in Philadelphia with huge protests, high temps

The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia with much bigger demonstrations than the Republican convention last week in Cleveland and much higher temperatures
Updated: 2 hours ago

Michigan lags other states in number of female lawmakers

Michigan has put a woman in the governor's office and the U.S. Senate but continues to lag other states in electing women to the Legislature, where one of five members is female _ roughly the same as two dozen years ago
Updated: 3 hours ago
For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacy

For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacy

National preference polls may give Hillary Clinton an edge over Donald Trump and the electoral map may favor her
Updated: 4 hours ago
Clinton's turn: Guide to the Democratic National Convention

Clinton's turn: Guide to the Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Convention is Clinton's chance to hit reset after vigorous primary against Sanders
Updated: 4 hours ago
Trump convention message cheers white supremacists

Trump convention message cheers white supremacists

Far from hiding in chat rooms or under white sheets, energized white supremacists attended the Republican National Convention in Cleveland
Updated: 4 hours ago
Hillary Clinton still hard to define despite her many roles

Hillary Clinton still hard to define despite her many roles

Americans first knew Hillary Clinton as a governor's wife and working mother in Arkansas, then as the nation's first lady
Updated: 4 hours ago
Democrats seek display of unity despite leadership shuffle

Democrats seek display of unity despite leadership shuffle

Clinton eager to show off a forward-looking Democratic Party united behind her leadership
Updated: 5 hours ago
DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office

DIVIDED AMERICA: Clinton highlights lack of women in office

Women in the US remain significantly underrepresented in elected office, despite Hillary Clinton's status as the first woman to top a major party presidential ticket
Updated: 7 hours ago