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VP Debate Throws Another Curve Into 2016's Long And Winding Road

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 4:01am

All thoughts of a mild-mannered and orderly VP debate were soon abandoned. Instead of elevating the discussion, two reputedly nice guys submerged their better natures in uncharacteristic bickering.

WATCH: 5 Top Moments From The Vice Presidential Debate

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 1:52am

Tim Kaine and Mike Pence sparred over Trump's comments about Mexican immigrants, the charitable work of both their running mates' foundations, Vladimir Putin and abortion.

Kaine, Pence Clash In First And Only VP Debate

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 12:24am

Kaine, Pence Clash In First And Only VP Debate

Fact-Checking the Vice Presidential Debate

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 12:23am

Fact-Checking the Vice Presidential Debate

Kaine, Pence Clash In VP Debate

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 10:35pm

Kaine, Pence Clash In VP Debate

NPR's LIVE ELECTION COVERAGE

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 8:00pm

The Vice Presidential Debate

Corporate Profits Take Permanent Vacation in Caymans and Bermuda

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 7:44pm

According to a study, 367 of the companies on the Fortune 500 have at least one subsidiary in a tax haven country. The study found companies are holding $2.5 trillion in profits offshore.

Vice Presidential Debate: Pence And Kaine's Only Chance to Make Their Case

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 7:32pm

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine and Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence will meet for their only debate this evening at 9 p.m. at Longwood University in Farmville, Va.

FACT CHECK: Vice Presidential Debate

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 7:14pm

NPR's politics team, with help from reporters and editors who cover national security, immigration, business, foreign policy and more, is live annotating the debate starting at 9 p.m. ET.

Amid Deteriorating U.S.-Russia Relations, Questions Grow About Cyberwar

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 6:42pm

Might the recent collapse of U.S.-Russia cooperation on Syria open the door to a possible escalation in cyberwar? Both sides now have more to gain — and lose.

Special Election Coverage - VP Debate Analysis

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 6:24pm

Special Election Coverage - VP Debate Analysis

How Donald Trump Lost $916 Million

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 5:29pm

The nearly billion-dollar losses Donald Trump appears to have claimed on some leaked tax forms could have come from risky investments in casinos, an airline and more.

Higher Wages And Easy Credit Likely To Spur Holiday Sales, Retailers Say

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 5:24pm

The National Retail Federation's economist and many other analysts say shoppers are in good shape to spend more this holiday season. Sales are expected to jump 3.6 percent.

Pope Francis Surprises Survivors In Italian Earthquake Sites

Tue, 10/04/2016 - 4:44pm

Pope Francis made an unannounced visit Tuesday to the central Italy zone still recovering from a deadly August temblor. Amid ruins, he told residents, "There is always a future."

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