Elections 2016

Elections 2016

Trump voters say they’re doing fine but government is lying about economy’s health

There’s a disconnect between economic data suggesting a good and growing economy, and a groundswell of voters who think those numbers are rigged. Interviews with several dozen voters in Western Pennsylvania who support Republican Donald Trump reveal a deeply held distrust of government statistics and programs, a fear that their own relative prosperity is threatened and the strong sense that change is critical in the White House.

Elections 2016

Are Trump towers and hotels across globe now terror risks?

Donald Trump’s name has long been a marketing dream, splashed across skylines at home and abroad in letters sometimes larger than three grown men. Now it may become something else: a target. Already a symbol of American wealth, that big Trump sign soon will be an icon of the American government and its leader. And it will be emblazoned on buildings that could be easier targets than well-guarded U.S. embassies, often in cities with a history of terrorism, experts say.

Videos

Election 2016 in 4 minutes: a year and a half of historic surprises and scandals

In the past year and a half, American voters have been presented with historic surprises and scandals from their presidential nominees. Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's promises of "making America great again" and being "stronger together" have paved the 2016 campaign trail to the White House in an unprecedented way. Watch the journey in 4 minutes.
Cristina Rayas & JulieAnn McKellogg
Election 2016 in 4 minutes: a year and a half of historic surprises and scandals 4:24

Election 2016 in 4 minutes: a year and a half of historic surprises and scandals

How can I be sure my mail-in ballot counts? 2:48

How can I be sure my mail-in ballot counts?

Donald Trump protesters get rowdy in Fresno 1:00

Donald Trump protesters get rowdy in Fresno

Democrats debate issues important to Latino voters, and diplomatic relations with Cuba 4:00

Democrats debate issues important to Latino voters, and diplomatic relations with Cuba