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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
    When last month's Washington Post-ABC News poll showed Donald Trump leading Hillary Clinton 46 percent to 44 percent among registered voters, it was the third poll in a week to show the presumptive GOP nominee in a surprising...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 4:00pm
    If Hillary Clinton had to pick her running mate today, I think she'd pick Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia.     Here's why.     The defining trait of Clinton's political career is caution. She...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 3:00pm
    How do you write a platform for a party whose candidate's positions span the unfortunate gamut from nonexistent to offensive to flatly at odds with those of the party?     Such is the thankless task consigned...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 2:00pm
    Donald Trump's stranglehold on the Republican Party as it plunges headlong toward its national convention in mid-July imperils the party's very survival 162 years after its emergence from the withered skeleton of the Whig...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 1:00pm
    A few weeks ago, Apple's Tim Cook was all smiles as he stepped into a sedan operated by Didi Chuxing. Apple had just invested $1 billion in the ridesharing company, and Cook was no doubt feeling satisfied. But he was probably...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 11:00am
    Dang it, Britain, we thought you had things under control.     We were supposed to be the place where everything was on fire. You were supposed to keep calm and carry on. Were all of those posters a lie?  ...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 10:00am
    Today has been a day of bitterness, resentment and betrayal for British millennials like me. Overnight, my generation has lost the right to call ourselves Europeans, as well as the right to live, love and work in the 27 other...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 9:00am
    The British have given the world’s political, financial and business establishment a massive kick in the teeth by voting to leave the European Union, a historic decision that will plunge Britain into uncertainty for years to...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 8:00am
    Cristóbal, a 16-year-old Honduran refugee fleeing a drug gang that wants to kill him, has never heard of anyone named Barack Obama. Neither can he name the Mexican president, Enrique Peña Nieto.     But...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 7:00am
    One of the great myths of the 2016 presidential primaries was that Republicans had an uncommonly dazzling breadth and depth of young contenders.     If that’s so, why is their presumptive nominee a 70-year-old...
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 12:00am
    This is how a political life ends: with a crash, not a whimper. David Cameron's place in history is now assured. He is the man who took the United Kingdom out of the European Union. As we wait for the full impact of Thursday'...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 9:00pm
    The extremely rare sit-in by Democrats in the House chamber may have been, as Speaker Paul Ryan claimed, a "publicity stunt." But it was a righteous one that may improve the prospects for meaningful gun control.  ...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 8:00pm
    We think Brexit is a European story, but it's not really. A stable world order is hard to come by, and the United States has done more than its fair share to generate this instability over the past two decades: Think of the Iraq...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
    No one has to wonder about the enormous consequences of the Supreme Court's decision Thursday to let stand a lower-court ruling blocking President Barack Obama's plan to protect from deportation millions of undocumented...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Leighton Vaughan Williams, a professor at Nottingham Business School who specializes in betting research, has long held that betting markets are better predictors of election outcomes than polls. Yet ahead of the U.K. vote on whether...
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