France’s Le Pen hardens tone as campaign clock ticks down

Far-right presidential frontrunner Marine Le Pen said Wednesday that French people felt “dispossessed” in their own country as she stressed the threats of immigration and terrorism in the final days of campaigning. The 48-year-old former lawyer has spent years trying to broaden support for her National Front party, but she has signalled a return to the core concerns of many […]

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Big Names Campaigning for Hillary Clinton Underscore Donald Trump’s Isolation

Hillary Clinton campaigned Friday in the company of friends and celebrities, first flanked by the billionaire businessman Mark Cuban in Pittsburgh and then bound for a Jay Z concert in Cleveland. High-wattage political leaders fanned out for her around the country: Her husband, Bill, stumped in Colorado, as President Obama rallied voters in North Carolina. By comparison, Donald J. Trump […]

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The Final Days of Trump’s Unmanageable, Unrepentant, and Unprecedented Campaign

“I’m on the battlefield right now, which is amazing,” Donald Trump said as he surveyed the Gettysburg National Military Park. “When you talk about historic, this is the whole ballgame.” It was the afternoon of October 22, and Trump was speaking by phone shortly after delivering a speech at the place where Lincoln pledged to unite a divided country. Trump […]

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Hillary Clinton’s three debate performances left the Trump campaign in ruins

ditor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or Microsoft. Donald Trump didn’t just destroy himself. Hillary Clinton destroyed him. The third and final presidential debate has ended, and it can now be said: Hillary Clinton crushed Donald Trump in the most effective […]

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As Trump stumbles, Clinton weighs a striking choice: Expand the map or stick to the plan

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton faces a striking choice in the final three weeks of the campaign: to expand her efforts to states that Democrats haven’t won in a generation, or to stay a current course that, if conditions hold, would deliver her a resounding electoral college victory. After two tumultuous weeks focused on Donald Trump’s behavior toward women, Clinton […]

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Hillary Clinton Stays Quiet as Donald Trump’s Campaign Burns

In the deafening roar that blew across television networks, front-page newspapers and Americans’ kitchen table conversations after the release of a recording of Donald Trump bragging about groping women, one voice was noticeably silent: Hillary Clinton. In the hours after the video broke, pundits yelled the word “p—y” on television. A rock-ribbed Republican governor and GOP members of Congress from […]

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Ryan calls off plans to campaign with Trump; GOP-ers rush to distance themselves

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan asked Donald Trump not to attend a campaign event with him Saturday as scores of other Republicans attempt to distance themselves from the party’s nominee — some rescinding their endorsements or calling for him to resign — following the disclosure on Friday of a 2005 video in which Trump made lewd comments about women. Ryan and Trump […]

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