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Pelosi declares ‘new day in America’ as Democrats take House; GOP holds Senate
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Pelosi declares ‘new day in America’ as Democrats take House; GOP holds Senate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats seized the House majority from President Donald Trump’s Republican Party on Tuesday in a suburban revolt that threatened what’s left of the president’s governing agenda. But the GOP gained ground in the Senate and preserved key gove...
Democrats shift left on issues
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Democrats shift left on issues

WASHINGTON -- The 2020 election campaign season kicks off today, and the Democratic Party has emerged from the midterms not only with control of the House, but as a far more progressive team preparing to take on President Trump in a battle of not just words an...
Several close races could result in runoffs, recounts in battleground states
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Several close races could result in runoffs, recounts in battleground states

Several key midterm races were too close to call Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning. Here's a look at some of the closest races in the country. Georgia The race for Georgia governor remains close Wednesday morning with Democrat Stacey Abrams callin...
What happened to the last migrant caravan?
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What happened to the last migrant caravan?

As a caravan of migrants makes its way through southern Mexico, most members of the last migrant caravan that arrived in the spring are still waiting for their immigration cases to be decided, according to Pueblo Sin Fronteras, the organization that led the ea...
Will the Supreme Court hear DACA cases this term?
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Will the Supreme Court hear DACA cases this term?

The administration asked the Supreme Court on Monday to immediately take up cases challenging President Trump's phaseout of the Obama-era DACA deportation amnesty for illegal immigrant "Dreamers," saying it's critical the justices hear the matter this term. ...
NBC and Fox News stop airing Trump migrant caravan ad that CNN said was racist
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NBC and Fox News stop airing Trump migrant caravan ad that CNN said was racist

NBC will no longer air a controversial ad from the Trump campaign opposing the migrant caravan after coming under fire for playing it during "Sunday Night Football." "After further review we recognize the insensitive nature of the ad and have decided to cea...
Democrats look forward to investigating Trump after elections
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Democrats look forward to investigating Trump after elections

Liberal activists say they're going into Tuesday's elections with a long wish list but toned-down expectations about what Democrats will be able to accomplish even if they do win control of one of the levers of power. As long as President Trump wields a vet...
Central Americans straggle into Mexico City to shelter at stadium
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Central Americans straggle into Mexico City to shelter at stadium

Mexico City (EFE).- About 1,500 members of the leading caravan of Central American migrants traveling north through Mexico arrived in Mexico City on the weekend, spending the night in a sports stadium, and it is expected that in the coming days the number of m...
Gallup says 70 percent of Americans confident in election accuracy, are you?
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Gallup says 70 percent of Americans confident in election accuracy, are you?

A Gallup poll found that seven out of 10 Americans are confident votes will be accurately cast and counted in Tuesday's midterm elections. The poll, released Monday, found that 28 percent of Americans were "very" confident and 42 percent were "somewhat" con...
Election reform, tax revolt, marijuana lead hot topics on state ballot questions
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Election reform, tax revolt, marijuana lead hot topics on state ballot questions

Election reform tops the list of 2018 statewide ballot measures, indicating that the 2020 general election could hinge in many states on what happens at the polls Tuesday. Twenty measures in 15 states are aimed at overhauling voting requirements, campaign-f...