Politics Noir


VIDEO: Michelle Obama fires up North Carolina crowd for Hillary Clinton

Michelle Obama on Thursday delivered a resounding speech vouching for Hillary Clinton's preparedness to be president, saying the Democratic presidential nominee has more experience than anyone else to assume the nation's highest office.

A chat with one of Trump’s ‘deplorables’

Last Friday, I had a surprise run-in with someone who can be categorized as one of Donald Trump’s ‘deplorables.’

Black Women’s Roundtable kicks off nationwide Power of the Sister Vote campaign

Black Women’s Roundtable ignites the Power of the Sister Vote campaign to increase turnout among Black women on Election Day, Nov. 8.

New York’s homeless stuck between the government and residents

Terraine is the mother of a 17-year-old son. She is a veteran. She has been homeless since May of 2015. She has stayed in temporary locations and shelters in every borough except Staten Island, and she has spent a few ...

Trayvon Martin unmentioned as Trump talks of Blacks getting shot in the city he died in

Rallying supporters in this city where 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot and killed, Donald Trump on Tuesday described African-Americans as "living in hell" and getting "shot" for simply walking in the street.

NNPA, Howard University team up to poll Black voters

In a historic effort to measure the pulse of African American voters, the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) partnered with Howard University to conduct the first scientific poll of the Black community during the 2016 election cycle.

Black women will elect the next president

Black women will play a key role in electing the next president, according to a recent report by the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO).

Hillary Clinton to campaign with Michelle Obama for the first time

With mere weeks until Election Day, the Clinton campaign is committing considerable time to North Carolina.

Obama turns his wrath on GOP Senate hopefuls

His deep disdain for Donald Trump now long established, President Barack Obama is turning his arrows on Republican lawmakers stuck with the GOP nominee, landing Air Force One on their turf and unleashing a torrent of insults.

No happy warriors to be found at Al Smith dinner

No one would confuse Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton for happy warriors.

Donald Trump: 'I will totally accept' election results 'if I win'

Donald Trump said Thursday he will accept the results of next month's election if he wins, a caveat that threatens to cast unprecedented doubt on the legitimacy of the electoral process.

Donald Trump refuses to say whether he'll accept election results

Donald Trump on Wednesday refused to say he would accept the result of the presidential election if he loses to Hillary Clinton, raising the possibility of an extraordinary departure from principles that have underpinned American democracy for more than two ...

Down to the wire: Polls show Clinton victory as election day nears

With less than one month before the nation’s electorate flexes its muscles to determine its choice of commander in chief, the forecast is looking more and more like Hillary Clinton is on her way to victory over Donald Trump.

Bill de Blasio on Donald Trump: 'We've seen this before. This is what fascists do'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's claim the presidential election is rigged is reminiscent of a fascist.

Trump wished Condi Rice was a 'bitch' in 2006

Donald Trump said in a 2006 speech he wished former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice was a "bitch," according to archived video reviewed by CNN's KFile.