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Abuse of Theresa May condemned by fellow politicians44m Abuse of Theresa May condemned by fellow politicians
A Tory MP had said the moment was coming when Theresa May would be "knifed" over Brexit.
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45m Updated McConnell confronted in Kentucky restaurant
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was confronted at a restaurant in Kentucky on Friday, according to CNN affiliate WLKY.
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1h 11m Updated DeSantis and Gillum spar over race, Trump in contentious Florida governor debate
Hours after a new CNN poll found him trailing by double digits in their race to become the next governor of Florida, Republican Ron DeSantis lept out of the gates to attack Democrat Andrew Gillum in his opening remarks at their first debate.
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Far From Washington, Americans’ Thoughts Are, Well, Far From Washington1h 13m Far From Washington, Americans’ Thoughts Are, Well, Far From Washington
In districts in Nebraska and Iowa, across the Missouri River from each other, voters are thinking about everyday issues and wondering whether voting is worth the effort.
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The Tip Sheet: House and Senate Latest, Cruz Rally, Florida Debate: 15 Days to Go1h 13m The Tip Sheet: House and Senate Latest, Cruz Rally, Florida Debate: 15 Days to Go
Introducing The Tip Sheet, a daily morning analysis of the midterms in the run-up to Election Day.
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3h On Politics: Republicans Fret Over Key Battleground Races
Republican leaders worry that candidates for governor and Senate are in trouble in several key battleground states, and that difficulties could spill into House races.
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Florida Governor Candidates Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Face Off in Contentious Debate5h Updated Florida Governor Candidates Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Face Off in Contentious Debate
The debate was the first in Florida’s nationally watched race for governor. The rivals were evenly matched on stage.
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Mnuchin Defends Trip to Saudi Arabia Amid Uproar Over Khashoggi Killing6h Updated Mnuchin Defends Trip to Saudi Arabia Amid Uproar Over Khashoggi Killing
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the economic and strategic relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia was too important to be cast aside.
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Cuomo Campaigns for Fellow Democrats and Some Ask: What’s Up His Sleeve?6h Updated Cuomo Campaigns for Fellow Democrats and Some Ask: What’s Up His Sleeve?
After years of accusations that he secretly supported a Republican State Senate, the governor has committed millions to helping Democrats retake it.
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7h Updated CNN Poll: Democrats up in Florida with two weeks to go
As the final two weeks of campaigning begin, Democrats hold an edge in both the gubernatorial and Senate contests in the key state of Florida, according to a new CNN Poll conducted by SSRS. Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum holds a wide 12-point edge over his Republican opponent Rep. Ron DeSantis in the race for governor, while the Senate contest is a closer matchup with incumbent Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson at 50% to Republican Gov. Rick Scott's 45%.
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Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Face Off in Contentious Florida Governor Debate9h Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Face Off in Contentious Florida Governor Debate
The debate, airing on CNN, is the first in Florida’s nationally watched race for governor.
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Republicans Hold Cash Edge Heading Into Final Stretch of the Midterms9h Republicans Hold Cash Edge Heading Into Final Stretch of the Midterms
Democrats have raised more money. But Republicans had more left in the bank, and they are using it on ads that try to nationalize the race.
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‘Transgender’ Could Be Defined Out of Existence Under Trump Administration9h Updated ‘Transgender’ Could Be Defined Out of Existence Under Trump Administration
The Trump administration is considering a legal definition of gender as immutable and fixed at birth, the most drastic in a series of moves against transgender people.
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Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Are Facing Off in Florida Governor Debate10h Updated Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Are Facing Off in Florida Governor Debate
The debate, airing on CNN, is the first in Florida’s nationally watched race for governor.
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Gorbachev Calls Trump’s Treaty Withdrawal ‘Not the Work of a Great Mind’10h Updated Gorbachev Calls Trump’s Treaty Withdrawal ‘Not the Work of a Great Mind’
Mikhail S. Gorbachev, who signed the nuclear disarmament treaty President Trump plans to withdraw from, called the move a “mistake.”
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Budget 201811h Budget 2018
When is the Budget, what is it, and why does it matter? Your guide to the chancellor's big day.
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12h Updated US general wounded Thursday in Afghanistan attack
US Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Smiley, who oversees the NATO military advisory mission in southern Afghanistan, was wounded in the Thursday insider attack that took place in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan.
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Bipartisan Chorus Calls for Punishing Saudis as Trump Accuses Them of ‘Deception’12h Updated Bipartisan Chorus Calls for Punishing Saudis as Trump Accuses Them of ‘Deception’
Saudi Arabia’s account of the death of Jamal Khashoggi has been “all over the place,” President Trump told The Washington Post. His response has likewise changed day by day.
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13h Updated Trump says US is ending decades-old nuclear arms treaty with Russia
President Donald Trump announced Saturday that the US is pulling out of the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia, a decades-old agreement that has drawn the ire of the President.
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May to set out Brexit progress in crunch speech to MPs13h May to set out Brexit progress in crunch speech to MPs
Theresa May is to tell MPs the Brexit divorce agreement with Brussels is now 95% settled, but will insist she will not accept any final deal that creates a customs border in the Irish Sea.
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Bipartisan Chorus Calls for Punishing Saudis; Trump Accuses Them of ‘Deception’13h Bipartisan Chorus Calls for Punishing Saudis; Trump Accuses Them of ‘Deception’
Saudi Arabia’s account of the death of Jamal Khashoggi has been “all over the place,” President Trump told The Washington Post. His response has likewise changed day by day.
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Florida Governor Debate: Here’s to Watch When Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Face Off13h Florida Governor Debate: Here’s to Watch When Andrew Gillum and Ron DeSantis Face Off
The debate, which will air on CNN, is the first in Florida’s nationally watched race for governor.
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Changing Course, Trump Accuses Saudis of ‘Deception’ in Killing of Khashoggi14h Updated Changing Course, Trump Accuses Saudis of ‘Deception’ in Killing of Khashoggi
Saudi Arabia’s account of the death of Jamal Khashoggi has been “all over the place,” President Trump told The Washington Post. His response has likewise changed day by day.
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Trump Administration Eyes Defining Transgender Out of Existence14h Updated Trump Administration Eyes Defining Transgender Out of Existence
The Trump administration is considering a legal definition of gender as immutable and fixed at birth, the most drastic in a series of moves against transgender people.
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Mnuchin Will Attend Saudi Meetings on Terror Financing, Despite Khashoggi Uproar16h Mnuchin Will Attend Saudi Meetings on Terror Financing, Despite Khashoggi Uproar
Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin defended the visit, saying the economic and strategic relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia was too important to be cast aside.
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Jamal Khashoggi death: UK, France and Germany challenge Saudis17h Updated Jamal Khashoggi death: UK, France and Germany challenge Saudis
The UK, France and Germany demand urgent clarification on how Jamal Khashoggi died.
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Saudis’ Image Makers: A Troll Army and a Twitter Insider17h Updated Saudis’ Image Makers: A Troll Army and a Twitter Insider
The kingdom silences dissent online by sending operatives to swarm critics. It also recruited a Twitter employee suspected of spying on users, interviews show.
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Joe Donnelly Runs to the Middle and Tries to Not Get Run Over18h Updated Joe Donnelly Runs to the Middle and Tries to Not Get Run Over
The senator from Indiana is testing whether a Democrat can win re-election in a Trump state while running on bipartisanship and moderation.
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18h A White House staffing shuffle could come after midterms
Here are the stories our top political reporters are talking about in this week's "Inside Politics" forecast, where you get a glimpse of tomorrow's headlines today.
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Josh Hawley, Missouri Senate Candidate, Oversees an Office in Turmoil19h Updated Josh Hawley, Missouri Senate Candidate, Oversees an Office in Turmoil
Mr. Hawley, who is challenging Senator Claire McCaskill, has been Missouri’s attorney general for less than two years. His tenure has been rocky.
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UK, France and Germany condemn Khashoggi killing19h UK, France and Germany condemn Khashoggi killing
The UK, France and Germany have issued a joint statement condemning the killing of Jamal Khashoggi "in the strongest possible terms".
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Changing Course, Trump Accuses Saudis of ‘Deception’19h Changing Course, Trump Accuses Saudis of ‘Deception’
Saudi Arabia’s account of the death of Jamal Khashoggi has been “all over the place,” President Trump told The Washington Post. His response has likewise changed day by day.
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Keir Starmer: New Brexit plan unlikely to survive the new year19h Keir Starmer: New Brexit plan unlikely to survive the new year
Shadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer says it's not in the national interest to get a bad deal.
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Scots Tories against fishing policy extension20h Scots Tories against fishing policy extension
Scottish minister Fergus Ewing says "full powers" over the industry should go to Holyrood after Brexit.
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With Migrant Caravan, Trump Stokes a Familiar Fire: Immigration20h With Migrant Caravan, Trump Stokes a Familiar Fire: Immigration
President Trump has stepped up his attacks on Latin American migrants, hoping the issue will motivate Republican voters.
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Trump Seizes On Migrant Caravan to Rev Up Republican Voters20h Updated Trump Seizes On Migrant Caravan to Rev Up Republican Voters
President Trump has stepped up his attacks on Latin American migrants, hoping the issue will motivate Republican voters.
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21h Georgia county tosses out hundreds of minority absentee ballots
One suburban Georgia county has become a flashpoint for concerns over voter suppression for rejecting hundreds of mail-in absentee ballots weeks before Election Day.
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21h Mnuchin to attend Saudi anti-terrorism finance meeting amid Khashoggi crisis
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will participate in a meeting to combat terrorism financing with government officials from Saudi Arabia and other Middle East partners in Riyadh this week.
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Election 2018 Digital Misinformation Roundup 22h Updated Election 2018 Digital Misinformation Roundup
The midterm elections are 17 days away. Here is a collection of coverage from The New York Times and elsewhere on efforts to mislead voters on social media and the wider internet.
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Mnuchin to Travel to Saudi Arabia to Reinforce Ties, Despite Uproar Over Khashoggi Killing22h Updated Mnuchin to Travel to Saudi Arabia to Reinforce Ties, Despite Uproar Over Khashoggi Killing
Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin defended the visit, saying the economic and strategic relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia was too important to be cast aside.
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MoD investigating suicide rates among war veterans23h MoD investigating suicide rates among war veterans
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is to investigate suicide rates among veterans of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
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Raab on longer transition period23h Raab on longer transition period
The Brexit secretary says extending the transition period is an "obvious possible route".
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Brexit: Extend transition only to scrap backstop, says Dominic Raab24h Updated Brexit: Extend transition only to scrap backstop, says Dominic Raab
Brexit Secretary says more time before EU divorce could avoid "unacceptable" plan for Northern Ireland.
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