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 2018-10-18 16:25 

Hollywood Reporter

Samantha Bee Takes on Culture Wars Ahead of Midterm Elections, Calls Out GOP for Playing the "Victim"...

Samantha Bee discussed the culture wars between political parties and what is affecting voters as the midterm elections approach on Wednesday's episode of 'Full Frontal.'...

 2018-10-18 16:24 

MSNBC

One on One with Mike Espy...

Rev. Al Sharpton sits down with Mike Espy a Senate Candidate from Mississippi about what his plans are for his state if he is elected and what he is hopeful for in the overall elections coming in November....

 2018-10-18 16:17 

Philippine Star

Duterte guarantees freedom of assembly for 2019 elections...

President Duterte will "hold accountable" any official found restricting the issuance of permits to assemble or hold motorcades during the campaign season, which begins in February next year. by Ding Cervantes...

 2018-10-18 16:17 

Philippine Star

Alert up vs armed groups raising campaign funds...

Security forces are closely monitoring armed groups reportedly on a "fund-raising activity" for politicians running for the May 2019 elections in the Zamboanga peninsula, an election official revealed yesterday. by Roel Pareo...

 2018-10-18 16:15 

Axios

Podcast: Midterms and money...

Dan and Axios executive editor Mike Allen discuss the role money is playing in the midterm elections, which are less than three weeks away, and if it still matters like it once did. Go deeper: Midterm fundraising breaks $2 billion...

 2018-10-18 16:06 

ThinkProgress

Top Kandahar leaders killed in shooting, days before Afghanistan parliamentary elections...

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN — The police chief of Kandahar province, General Abdul Raziq Achakzai, was killed in a Thursday evening Taliban-claimed attack. According to sources, a gunman, believed to be part of the security detail at the meeting in the provi...

 2018-10-18 16:05 

Taipei Times

[ Taiwan ]

NPP lists hopefuls with crime records...

Sixty-six minor-party and independent candidates standing in the Nov. 24 city and county councilor elections have been involved in criminal cases, including 14 corruption cases and 42 cases of election fraud or breach of election law, the New Power Party ...

 2018-10-18 16:00 

Marketwatch.com

NewsWatch: Here's how America's top CEOs are investing in the midterm elections...

Many S&P 500 CEOs have been willing to fly a Democratic or Republican flag in the current election cycle, according to MarketWatch's analysis of data on these executives' political contributions....

 2018-10-18 16:00 

The Street

Facebook Fires Back at Election Tinkering With 'War Room'...

Facebook is setting up a 'war room' to combat false information and fake accounts used to sway opinions during elections....

 2018-10-18 16:00 

The Post-Standard

Are out-of-state donations ruining our elections?...

With increased attention has come a surge in money, mostly from out-of-state donors who cannot cast ballots in the local elections....

 2018-10-18 16:00 

The Times

Donald Trump: I'll send troops to stop Honduran migrant caravan at Mexican border...

President Trump today threatened to send troops to close the Mexican border if its southern neighbour failed to stop the "onslaught" of migrants from Central America. Weeks before midterm elections......

 2018-10-18 16:00 

cleveland.com

Are out-of-state donations ruining our elections?...

With increased attention has come a surge in money, mostly from out-of-state donors who cannot cast ballots in the local elections....

 2018-10-18 15:58 

Inquisitr

How Some Social Media Posts Tricked People Into Visiting Voter Registration Sites...

The 2018 midterm elections are less than a month away, and according to Vice , the lowest projected voter turnout is for those who are the most dominant social media users: those ages 18-29. So some other social media users thought: What better way to rem...

 2018-10-18 15:49 

Newsmax

Karl Rove: GOP Not Capitalizing on Economic Growth...

Karl Rove said Republicans should do more to capitalize on the issue of the nation's economic growth in the days leading up to the midterm elections....

 2018-10-18 15:39 

TASS

Putin hopes to build relations with Ukraine's new leadership after upcoming elections...

The Ukrainian presidential and parliamentary elections will be held next year, in March and October, respectively...

 2018-10-18 15:38 

Washington Examiner

Ex-Facebook executive says US midterm election cybersecurity is weak...

Facebook's former chief of security warned that the United States is not equipped to handle potential cyber interference in the 2018 midterm elections....

 2018-10-18 15:38 

The Daily Mail

Facebook reveals elections 'war room at California......

In the run-up to elections in both Brazil and the US, Facebook built a physical room at its Menlo Park campus from where it says its elections interference prevention experts can work together....

 2018-10-18 15:34 

The New Republic

Trump is hoarding money while Romney sweats to help his party....

Vulnerable Republican congressmen are in a very difficult spot, with two-and-a-half weeks to go until the midterm elections. Democrats have out-raised them in every toss-up district, giving them a sizable advantage down the stretch. According to CNN, Hous...

 2018-10-18 15:34 

Slate Magazine

Samantha Bee Applauds Republicans for Getting "Creative" With Their Voter Suppression Tactics...

On Wednesday, Full Frontal 's Samantha Bee turned to one of her favorite topics : voting. Specifically, she looked at the strategies around voting that the GOP is using to maintain power, including gerrymandering, blocking judicial appointments, and v...

 2018-10-18 15:32 

CBC

Abdul Raziq, powerful Afghan law official, among 3 killed in attack ahead of elections...

Three top Kandahar province officials have been killed by their own guards in an attack at a security meeting that also wounded three U.S. troops, Afghan officials say....

 2018-10-18 15:32 

Business Standard

Madhya Pradesh polls: BJP ropes in magicians, jugglers to boost campaign...

Even during the Assembly elections of 2013, the party had used local artistes to showcase its development work and welfare schemes...

 2018-10-18 15:31 

The Independent

Facebook builds 'war room' to try and stop people interfering in elections...

Company claims it is shutting down fake news and false reports more quickly than before...

 2018-10-18 15:30 

The Guardian

'How to stop an out-of-control president': the Trump films that may swing the midterms...

US elections and awards season have led to documentaries about Trump from both sides of the political divide. But how do we separate the lies from the truth?...

 2018-10-18 15:28 

Hindustan Times

Congress releases first list of 12 candidate for phase 1 of Chhattisgarh polls...

Press Trust of IndiaThe Congress on Thursday released its first list of 12 candidates for the first phase of assembly elections in Chhattisgarh on November 12. AICC general......

 2018-10-18 15:26 

AFP

Trump threatens to send military against immigrant 'onslaught'...

US President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to send the military to the Mexican border and to imperil a trade deal in an intensification of his anti-immigrant rhetoric ahead of congressional elections.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 15...

 2018-10-18 15:25 

News & Observer

NC leaders face challenges in their home elections. How scared should they be?...

Jen Mangrum is Republican leader Phil Berger's first Democratic opponent since 2014. David Brinkley is NC House Speaker Tim Moore's first Democratic opponent since 2010. They're using different strategies....

 2018-10-18 15:23 

Talking Points Memo

Local GOP Official Resigns After Posting That Dems Want To Legalize Pedophilia...

A county elections board member from North Carolina resigned under the possibility of termination on Tuesday after posting on Facebook......

 2018-10-18 15:22 

The Tribune

[ India ]

Sena to go it alone in 2019, says Uddhav Thackeray...

Shiv Kumar Tribune News Service Mumbai, October 18 Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday reiterated that his party would go it alone in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections which are likely to be held early next year. Addressing the party's 52nd...

 2018-10-18 15:18 

The Fayetteville Observer

Vote now in Cumberland County...

Early voting for the 2018 elections is under way. Here's what you need to know if you're planning to vote....

 2018-10-18 15:18 

The Times of India

Afghan police chief killed in shooting...

At least 12 people were wounded, including three Americans and a provincial governor, in the Taliban-claimed attack that comes two days before Afghanistan's long-delayed parliamentary elections. Miller was not hurt....

 2018-10-18 15:18 

Fox News Insider

Lindsey Graham Needs Police Security After Kavanaugh Hearings...

Sen. Lindsey Graham appeared on "Hannity" Wednesday to react to the incivility he's seeing from many on the left, and what's at stake in November's midterm elections....

 2018-10-18 15:15 

Courier-Journal

Voter guide: Kentucky's congressional candidates in the midterm election...

To help sort out who is running in Kentucky's 2018 congressional midterm elections, the Courier Journal surveyed candidates. Here's what they said...

 2018-10-18 15:11 

WesternSlopeNow

[ Grand Junction ]

An Aerial Protest Takes To The Skies Of Mesa, Montrose And Delta Counties...

When people looked up Wednesday morning, they saw more than the sky and clouds. They saw an unusual political statement as we head Into the midterm elections....

 2018-10-18 15:09 

Newscentermaine.com

'That's not the fight right now:' Senator Collins' protesters react to backlash, focus on elections...

The backlash facing Senator Collins has reached a boiling point, and protestors say some have taken it too far....

 2018-10-18 15:09 

WBKO

[ ABC Bowling Green ]

Kentucky has more than 3.4 million registered voters...

Kentucky has more than 3.4 million people are registered to vote on the Nov. 6 elections....

 2018-10-18 15:02 

NPR

Key Afghan Police Chief Dies in Kandahar Shooting; Top U.S. General Escapes Uninjured...

Shooting broke out at the end of a meeting between Miller and officials who had been discussing how to maintain security during in in Afghanistan's upcoming parliamentary elections....

 2018-10-18 15:02 

The Asian Age

Congress releases first list of 12 candidates for Chhattisgarh Assembly polls...

A total of 18 assembly seats will go to polls in the first phase of assembly elections in Chhattisgarh on November 12....

 2018-10-18 14:59 

Business Insider

Americans' support for Obamacare is at an all-time high, and it could be a huge boost for Democrats...

Support for President Barack Obama's signature domestic achievement — the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare — is at record highs less than three weeks before the midterm elections. A majority of Americans (53%) and of likely vot...

 2018-10-18 14:59 

Business Insider Australia

Americans' support for Obamacare is at an all-time high, and it could be a huge boost for Democrats...

Support for President Barack Obama's signature domestic achievement the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare is at record highs less than three weeks before the midterm elections, according to a new Fox News poll....

 2018-10-18 14:54 

The Tennessean

Voter guide: What you need to know about Phil Bredesen and his bid for the US Senate...

U.S. Senate candidate Phil Bredesen, a former two-term governor in Tennessee, is his party's nominee in the Nov. 6 election against Marsha Blackburn....

 2018-10-18 14:54 

AFP

Trump threatens to send military against immigrant 'onslaught'...

US President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to send the military to the Mexican border and to imperil a trade deal in an intensification of his anti-immigrant rhetoric ahead of congressional elections.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 15...

 2018-10-18 14:53 

Marketwatch.com

Capitol Report: How America's top CEOs are spending their own money on the midterm elections...

Many S&P 500 CEOs have been willing to fly a Democratic or Republican flag in the current election cycle, according to MarketWatch's analysis of data on these executives' political contributions....

 2018-10-18 14:52 

France 24

[ Asia-Pacific ]

Taliban claims deadly Kandahar shooting ahead of parliamentary elections...

An Afghan security chief and a journalist were killed and three Americans wounded Thursday when a gunman opened fire on a high-level security meeting attended by top US commander General Scott Miller, officials said....

 2018-10-18 14:45 

CNBC

Facebook talks up its third-party fact-checkers, but at least one is checking just one post per day...

Facebook has been ramping up detection efforts in light of foreign interference in the 2016 presidential election, and ahead of the midterm elections in November....

 2018-10-18 14:44 

KyivPost.com

Klimkin: Russia's goal is Ukraine's fragmentation, it's weakening...

Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin is convinced that Russia does not seek to bring pro-Russian political forces to power as a result of elections in Ukraine. He said Russia's goal is the fragmentation of the Ukrainian state. "One can specula...

 2018-10-18 14:42 

The Tennessean

Voter guide: What to know about Republican Bill Lee and his bid for Tennessee governor...

Tennessee governor candidate Bill Lee, a Williamson County businessman, is the Republican nominee in the Nov. 6 election. Here's where he stands....

 2018-10-18 14:32 

Ecns.cn

Is China 'bigger problem' for U.S. midterm elections?...

Confronted with a "yes or no" question regarding Russia's meddling in the 2016 election, in an interview with journalist Lesley Stahl, US President Donald Trump answered with a firm note....

 2018-10-18 14:29 

AFP

Trump threatens to send military against immigrant 'onslaught'...

US President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to send the military to the Mexican border and to imperil a trade deal in an intensification of his anti-immigrant rhetoric ahead of congressional elections.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 15...

 2018-10-18 14:28 

The Tennessean

Voter guide: What to know about Democrat Karl Dean and his bid for Tennessee governor...

Tennessee governor candidate Karl Dean, the former Nashville Mayor, is the Democratic nominee for Tennessee governor in the Nov. 6 general election....

 2018-10-18 14:25 

AFP

Trump threatens to send military against immigrant 'onslaught'...

US President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to send the military to the Mexican border and to imperil a trade deal in an intensification of his anti-immigrant rhetoric ahead of congressional elections.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 15...

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