Kansas Republicans on Tuesday nominated Rep. Roger Marshall for the Senate instead of polarizing conservative Kris Kobach, heeding the party establishment’s advice for keeping a normally safe out of play in what could be a difficult year for the GOP. 10:53 p.m.
President Donald Trump said US military generals have told him that they “seem to feel” the massive explosion that rocked Beirut on Tuesday, killing at least 70 people, was a “terrible attack” likely caused by a bomb. 10:36 p.m.
Republican confidence in mail-in voting has been dropping in polls amid Trump’s attacks, and Republican leaders in states like Florida have worried the skepticism could hamper long-running programs to turn out early votes. 2:19 p.m.
In a contentious interview that aired Monday on “Axios on HBO,” journalist Jonathan Swan attempted to press Trump on his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, ongoing protests against racial injustice, and alleged Russian bounties for the lives of American soldiers. 12:44 p.m.
Senator Elizabeth Warren wants regulators to examine possible insider trading and disclosure violations involving Eastman Kodak Co. after the former film company’s shares soared when it announced a surprise foray into generic drugs with help from a $765 million government loan. 11:24 a.m.
She's too ambitious. She's not apologetic enough. She should smile more. The debate over Joe Biden's running mate has recently ticked through a familiar list of stereotypes about women in politics. 9:23 a.m.
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