HUFFPOST HILL – 1990s Fever Dream Coming Depressingly True Tonight

Like what you read below? Sign up for HUFFPOST HILL and get a cheeky dose of political news every evening! Donald Trump is going to debate Hillary Clinton in the first presidential debate tonight ― Jesus, we can’t get over how strange that sounds. The Republican candidate’s campaign spent the weekend lowering expectations, so that […]

Read Live Updates From The First Presidential Debate

(function() { var s = document.createElement(“script”); s.type = “text/javascript”; s.async = true; s.src = “http://www.cbsnews.com/live/scripts/widget/v2/”; var el = document.getElementsByTagName(“script”)[0]; el.parentNode.insertBefore(s, el); })(); Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump face off in the first 2016 presidential debate on Monday. The two will duke it out at Hofstra University in New York. NBC’s Lester […]

A Non-Political View On Immigration

I am a political independent who has concerns with both major presidential candidates. In addition, I particularly dislike the negative focus on the subject of immigration, a dynamic and vital part of our American heritage. Except for Native Americans, all of us have immigrant roots. All of us benefitted from the welcoming attitude of the […]

GM Wants To Fill The Gap Volkswagen's Dieselgate Scandal Left

In June 2014, General Motors CEO Mary Barra stood stern-faced in front of her employees and a battalion of cameras and said: “I never want to put this behind us.” The Detroit auto giant had admitted to selling cars with faulty ignition switches that caused the vehicles to turn off without warning in the middle […]

Tensions Remain High In Charlotte As Protesters And Police Surround NFL Game

CHARLOTTE, N.C. ― Protesters rallied outside a Carolina Panthers game in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday, marking the sixth straight day of demonstrations after police fatally shot a black man in the city.  The rally ― which took place the day after Charlotte police released partial videos showing an officer shooting 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott ― was not […]

Charlotte Police Release Portion Of Video Of Keith Scott Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. ― The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released partial video footage on Saturday of the police shooting of Keith Scott earlier in the week. Scott was killed by police Tuesday in an incident described very differently by police and witnesses. A graphic video released on Saturday, which appears to be police body camera footage of […]

Charlotte Police To Release Videos Of Fatal Shooting Of Black Man

The Charlotte police will release body camera and dashboard videos showing the fatal shooting of a black man that triggered rioting in the city, the police chief said on Saturday, following calls from protesters and civil rights leaders to make the footage public. The shooting on Tuesday of Keith Scott, a 43-year-old father of seven, […]

Gennifer Flowers Says She Will Attend First Presidential Debate As Trump's Guest

Gennifer Flowers, a model and entertainer who had an affair with Bill Clinton while he was governor of Arkansas, said that she will attend Monday night’s presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, at Trump’s invitation. Hi Donald. You know I'm in your corner and will definitely be at the debate!… — Gennifer Flowers […]

Glenn Beck Is Not Taking Ted Cruz's Trump Endorsement Well

Loyal staffers and longtime fans of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) were shocked and betrayed Friday afternoon, when Cruz endorsed Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. “Profoundly sad day for me,” conservative news host Glenn Beck wrote in a rambling post on Facebook. “Disappointment does not begin to describe my feelings. Maybe it is time to go to […]