CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The Associated Press decided not to cover the West Virginia gubernatorial debate Tuesday because of restrictions placed on media coverage by its organizers.
The debate's sponsors - the West Virginia Broadcasters Association and AARP - barred still photographers and
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has signed an executive order that carries out new sanctions against Iran that Congress approved and that he signed this summer.
The sanctions seek to deter Iran from pursuing a nuclear weapons program. Iran insists its nuclear development is for peaceful
By Associated Press
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A Republican U.S. senator is defending West Virginia Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin from a GOP colleague's attack ad.
Manchin is the target of a political action committee's television ad blasting him for voting against legislation to cut aid to
By BEN FELLERAP White House Correspondent
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - President Barack Obama is urging college students in Ohio to vote early, noting that the state's registration deadline is just hours away.
Obama is telling young voters at a large rally at Ohio State University not to wait or
By RACHEL ZOLLAP Religion Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Evangelical leaders worried that Mitt Romney's Mormonism could suppress conservative turnout on Election Day are intensifying appeals for Christians to vote.
In poll after poll, evangelicals have overwhelmingly said they would back the
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - TITLE: "Big Bird"
LENGTH: 30 seconds.
AIRING: President Barack Obama's campaign said only that the ad will air nationally on broadcast and cable TV stations.
KEY IMAGES: Grim, "perp walk"-style photos of Bernie Madoff, Ken Lay and Dennis
By STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
VAN METER, Iowa (AP) - On a push to expose his softer side, Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday revealed his intimate connection to the attack last month in eastern Libya that left four Americans dead.
Call it a case of mistaken Christmas
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
The presidential race is extremely close with just one month to go.
You can see it in the polls, which have tightened following President Barack Obama's listless performance in the debate with Mitt Romney. And you can see it in their campaign itineraries.
By DAVID A. LIEBAssociated Press
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Businesses affiliated with the husband of Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill have received almost $40 million in federal subsidies for low-income housing developments during her first five years in office, but McCaskill's campaign said
By ANN SANNER and JULIE CARR SMYTHAssociated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio's election chief on Tuesday appealed a ruling that reinstates the final three early voting days in the battleground state, calling a decision last week by a federal appeals court "an unprecedented intrusion" into