The ‘genius’ of Trump: What the president means when he touts his smarts

Always a ‘forest person,’ he ‘never knew anything about the trees,’ a onetime top Trump construction executive says.

How abortion became Roy Moore’s response to sexual misconduct allegations

Antiabortion views turned into a way for voters to show they were part of Trump’s coalition.

More activists, officials boycott civil rights event because of Trump

President’s decision to attend opening of Mississippi museum leads to protests and debates.

Cassidy: ‘Franken didn’t have to resign’

Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) on Dec. 7 said Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) “didn’t have to resign.” Franken announced that he will resign “in the coming weeks” amid allegations of sexual harassment.

‘We’re losing a lot’: On eve of Trump visit, Mississippi blacks say he’s brought back troubles of the past

The president’s decision to attend the opening of a new civil rights museum in Jackson has sparked protests.

For some evangelicals, a choice between Moore and morality

Evangelical Christians struggle over whether to choose candidate based on moral character or political views.

In Roy Moore’s Senate race, anonymous threats, deceptive texts, alternative facts

Moore’s accusers find themselves under attack via mysterious texts and voice mails, Facebook and Twitter.