Team of historians proposed to advise U.S. president

Aug 24, 2016

Team of historians proposed to advise U.S. president

Imagine a dream team of the nation’s top historians, recruited by the White House to advise the president on major decisions. That’s the idea being pitched by two Harvard University scholars who say many United States leaders know alarmingly little about history, both of ...

Republican senators work to stay if Trump loses

Aug 24, 2016

Republican senators work to stay if Trump loses

A key question looms for vulnerable Republican senators in this election: If Donald Trump loses big, can they still survive? With 11 weeks until Election Day, Trump’s declining standing in the polls has GOP Senate candidates preparing for the worst, and they are maneuvering ...

Aug 22, 2016

Bill Clinton at 70: America's 'first gentleman'?

Former President Bill Clinton celebrated his 70th birthday Friday, poised to make history as America’s inaugural “first gentleman” should his wife win the election and propel the couple back into the White House, roles reversed. It remains unclear what role or what influence Clinton, ...

Trump shakes up campaign amid sagging poll numbers

Aug 17, 2016

Trump shakes up campaign amid sagging poll numbers

Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump has shaken up his campaign again, it was revealed Wednesday, bringing in Breitbart News’ Stephen Bannon as CEO and promoting pollster Kellyanne Conway to campaign manager. The move comes just 82 days before the November election and represents ...