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Clinton stops just short of calling Trump a 'racist'

Yahoo NewsClinton used the term "racist" to characterize Trump's past comments, but not to describe him as a man, a top aide says.


Miss the debate? Watch it right here

Trump boasts at debate that he did ‘good job’ on birther issueWho made the best impression at the first presidential debate? Decide for yourself, then watch Yahoo News analysis.


Fact-checking the first presidential debate

APBoth candidates denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.


The tragic final night of Fernandez's life

Jose Fernandez (Getty Images)The Miami Marlins' star pitcher wanted to take a boat ride because he was upset and just wanted to get away.


Trump: I was tempted to bring up sex scandals

(Getty Images)GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump says he held back on his final attack of Monday's debate with Hillary Clinton.


Lester Holt calls out Trump on stop and frisk

Moderator Lester Holt during the presidential debate at Hofstra University. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)The debate moderator pointed out that the policy was ruled unconstitutional when the GOP nominee reiterated his support.


Trump boasts he did 'good job' on birther issue

(Reuters)"I was the one that got him to produce the birth certificate," Trump says when asked about his conspiracy theory.


Donald Trump's sniffling distracts debate watchers

(Getty Images)Hillary Clinton’s health has been an issue in the campaign, but on Monday night it was Donald Trump who showed signs of a cold.


Colombia, FARC sign historic peace deal

Colombia President Juan Manuel Santos and the top commander of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia Rodrigo Londono shake hands. (Fernando Vergara/AP)The accord between the country's government and its largest rebel movement ends a half-century of combat.


Houston gunman wore Nazi emblems during shooting

Gunman injures several in Houston; suspect shot by policeA heavily armed, disgruntled lawyer randomly shot at drivers before police shot and killed him, authorities said.


Water plumes detected on Jupiter's moon

A composite image of possible water plumes on the south pole of Jupiter's moon Europa. (NASA/AP)Europa's plumes may make it easier to learn whether life exists in the warm, salty ocean beneath its icy surface.


Key witness in bridge trial: Email was no joke

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie enters the Borough Hall in Fort Lee to apologize to Mayor Mark Sokolich. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)A former Port Authority official testified that the "time for some traffic problems" email began the events in Fort Lee, N.J.


Congress looks to override Obama on 9/11 bill

President Obama (Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)A showdown is set over the president's veto of a bill that would let families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia.


Trump-Cuban feud intensifies with debate

Donald Trump-Mark Cuban feud intensifies with debate. (AP)The GOP nominee and the Dallas Mavericks owner have traded both glowing praise and withering insults.


Houston gunman wore Nazi emblems during shooting

Disgruntled lawyer injures 9 in Houston shooting, police say. (WABC-NY)A heavily armed, disgruntled lawyer randomly shot at drivers before police shot and killed him, authorities said.


FBI: Violent crime in U.S. rose in 2015

(iStock)The rise in crime has been concentrated in the segregated and impoverished neighborhoods of big cities.


What people are betting on in the debate

Presidential debate 2016. (Vox.com)For example, one site puts the odds of “a brawl to break out amongst spectators” at 20 to 1.


Trump’s new discipline to be tested at debate

Donald Trump’s new campaign-trail discipline is about to be tested at debateHe has long bragged he can act presidential if he wants to. And at Monday night’s debate, that claim will be challenged.


Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Arnold Palmer's hometown of Latrobe mourns his death, ponders its futurePalmer, one of the most famous athletes on the planet and a friend to presidents, kings, and movie stars, died Sunday at the age of 87.


Evacuations in Iowa as floodwaters rise

Flooding on the Cedar River in downtown Waterloo, Iowa, on Sept. 24. (Brandon Pollock/The Courier via AP)Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids leave their homes as floodwaters rise on the Cedar River.