Our favorite 2016 news and stories curated from NPR and 'round the Web. Today, the anti-Trump last ditch effort and Clinton campaign's use of Pokemon Go.
"Judges should avoid commenting on a candidate for public office. In the future I will be more circumspect," the Supreme Court Justice said in a statement Thursday.
Hayden is the first woman and first African-American to hold the position. She's the head of Baltimore's library system and the former president of the American Library Association.
Black police officers live on both sides of the debate over race and policing. In this week's episode, they weigh in on the limits of force diversity in bridging gaps between black people and cops.
The Republican convention's roster includes five Trumps, five former opponents, one football star, and zero past Republican nominees
"There is absolutely nothing more frustrating, more damaging to your soul than when you know you're following the rules and being treated like you are not," Sen. Tim Scott said.
Utah has gone for every Republican presidential nominee since 1968 but this year could be different because Donald Trump is a hard sell with many of the state's Mormon voters.
As he has gone about reinventing presidential campaigns, Donald Trump has offered many ideas about how to finance his operation.
The Republican National Convention rules committee meets on Thursday in Cleveland, where anti-Trump forces will be making their last ditch efforts to throw the convention open to a contested vote.
Sessions was the first sitting senator to endorse Trump's candidacy. He's campaigned with Trump and serves as an important ally for the candidate that the GOP leadership still hasn't fully embraced.
Hillary Clinton will soon announce her choice for vice president. On Thursday, she campaigns with Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine. Online odds makers put Kaine at the top of Clinton's short list.
Donald Trump has built his brand and political career based on his business success. Steve Inskeep talks to investigative reporter Michael Isikoff, who's been examining Trump's business career.
Hotel rooms can cost $300 a night for delegates, who also have to pay for their own travel and meals. Some are turning to crowdfunding sites to pay for their trips.
Hillary Clinton, the presumptive Democratic nominee, gave a speech on race in America, but she also drew a sharp contrast between and herself and her likely general election opponent, Donald Trump.
Boris Johnson is Britain's new foreign secretary and David Davis will manage the country's complicated exit from the EU under Prime Minister Theresa May. She was against Brexit. They were for it.
The platform is the work of party activists, making no concessions on issues such as same-sex marriage or transgender rights.
Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine is a on a short list to become Hillary Clinton's vice president. Kaine was also a finalist to become President Obama's running mate.
With the Republican National Committee rules committee meeting Thursday and Friday, forces opposed to Donald Trump are preparing for a last-ditch push to thwart the presumptive GOP nominee.
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is calling on Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to resign after she slammed him as a "faker."
A new report from the Pew Research Center shows how Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are doing among religious and non-religious voters.