NEW YORK (AP) - A study finds that press coverage of President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney has been largely negative in the campaign's final weeks.
The Pew Research Center's Project on Excellence in Journalism finds that coverage of Obama turned sharply negative after
WASHINGTON (AP) - Five things to watch for in the final week of the presidential race between President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney:
1. JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: The final jobs report before Tuesday's election comes out at 8:30 a.m. Friday. Does the unemployment rate drop below 7.8
By BEN FELLER and KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) - Down to a fierce finish, President Barack Obama accused Mitt Romney of scaring voters with lies on Friday, while the Republican challenger warned grimly of political paralysis and another recession if Obama reclaims the
By TOM LoBIANCOAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Women born as a result of rape are defending Indiana Republican Richard Mourdock in the waning days of a campaign that has been shaken up by the Senate candidate's comments on rape and abortion.
The women call Mourdock a hero for opposing
By MATTHEW DALYAssociated Press
FORT DODGE, IOWA (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden is making a pitch for bipartisanship, telling voters in Iowa that it's reassuring to see Democrats and Republicans working together in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
Campaigning Thursday in Fort Dodge, Iowa
By STEVE LeBLANCAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Republican Sen. Scott Brown and Democratic challenger Elizabeth Warren ramped up their voter outreach efforts Thursday as new campaign fundraising reports show they've already spent nearly $68 million pursuing the same Massachusetts Senate seat
By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior Secret Service agent who was being investigated by the government for failing to disclose a long-standing relationship with a foreign citizen killed himself last week in Washington, people familiar with the matter told The
By BETH FOUHYAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Election officials were ordering generators, moving voting locations and figuring out how to transport poll workers displaced from coastal areas as Tuesday's presidential election became the latest challenge for states whacked by Superstorm
By KASIE HUNT and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
DOSWELL, Va. (AP) - Republican Mitt Romney will campaign in Pennsylvania on Sunday.
Campaign officials on Thursday confirmed that Romney plans to hold a rally in the state two days before the election. The appearance would come shortly after his
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is launching television and radio ads against Democratic Sen. Bob Casey in a Pennsylvania race that Republicans insist has become competitive.
The television commercial calls Casey the deciding vote for President