E-book from libertarian Gary Johnson coming Sept. 27
Books / Politics

E-book from libertarian Gary Johnson coming Sept. 27

NEW YORK (AP) — A new campaign book is coming out at the end of September, from Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson. Broadside, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Johnson’s”Common Sense for the Common Good: Libertarianism as the End of Two-Party Tyranny” will be released as an e-book on Sept. 27. A hardcover edition, with additional material, will be published in … Continue reading

The Latest: Turkey briefs Russia on anti-IS operation
Middle East / Politics

The Latest: Turkey briefs Russia on anti-IS operation

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Turkey’s foreign minister has spoken with his Russian counterpart about Ankara’s ongoing operations against the Islamic State group in Syria. Turkey’s Mevlut Cavusoglu called Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday to update him on the progress of ‘Euphrates Shield,’ Turkey’s incursion into … Continue reading

Kaine slams Trump for not disclosing taxes, foreign ties
Politics

Kaine slams Trump for not disclosing taxes, foreign ties

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine offered a systematic take down of Donald Trump’s business dealings and campaign claims Tuesday, arguing the Republican nominee’s presidential campaign amounts to nothing more than “Trump’s next big con.” “Donald Trump, thus far, has utterly failed to answer basic questions that Americans voters have a … Continue reading

Politics / Health

WHY IT MATTERS: The Role of Government

WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: It’s the Goldilocks conundrum of American politics: Is the federal government too big, too small or just right? Few think it’s just right. Ever since the first Americans bucked their colonial overlords in Britain, America has been wrestling with the delicate balance between a government that creates opportunity and one … Continue reading

Clinton to stress American exceptionalism in Ohio
Politics

Clinton to stress American exceptionalism in Ohio

  SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Hillary Clinton plans to stress her support for “American exceptionalism” during a speech in the battleground state of Ohio, while arguing that Donald Trump has rejected the concept. Clinton’s midday address at the American Legion’s annual convention in Cincinnati Wednesday comes as Trump plans a last-minute trip to Mexico in … Continue reading