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Mike Pence Embraces the Foreign Policy That Republican Voters Rejected

By sidestepping Trump’s messages on foreign policy and trade in Tuesday’s debate, the vice-presidential nominee ignored the choices GOP voters made in their primaries.<p>Pundits say that Mike Pence performed better in his debate than Donald Trump did in his. I’m not so sure. Yes, Pence was better …

Foreign Policy

Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday — well, 95 locations anyway

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Maryville-based Ruby Tuesday restaurant chain said Thursday it will close 95 of its underperforming locations by the end of the year in a move to help cut losses.<p>The locations to be shut down were not immediately identified.<p>Shares of the company fell 10.2 percent in …

Employment

Irish passport applications from Britons double after Brexit

The number of Irish passport applications by British citizens has almost doubled since June's vote to leave the European Union and the rate of …

Guterres has a delicate path to tread at the UN

Antonio Guterres, who is poised to be confirmed as the next UN Secretary-General, certainly comes to the job with relevant experience. The …

This Is Warren Buffett’s Worst Investment Ever

Even though it has made him billions.<p>Every long-term stock investor makes some bad picks from time to time, even Warren Buffett, who is widely …

Progressives take aim at Pence’s record, ‘extreme positions’

By David Weigel<p>, Reporter<p>FARMVILLE, Va. — On the hour-long drive from Richmond to this college town, not frequently traveled by reporters, the Human Rights Campaign has purchased a true oddity: A billboard attacking Republican vice-presidential nominee Mike Pence. In between the homemade signs …

Mike Pence

For Clinton, election likely to be won or lost in October

WASHINGTON (AP) — Each night, Hillary Clinton's data experts head to a conference room on the 11th floor of her Brooklyn headquarters, to start …

Government

One of Donald Trump and Mike Pence's big attacks on Tim Kaine is bogus

Pence also touted this record during the debate, and also slammed Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine's record, citing the fact that unemployment increased by 179,249.<p>But the tenures of the two former governors do not lend well to an apples-to-apples comparison.<p>The numbers are correct — …

Mike Pence

The greatest train journey on Earth

Photo: Alamy<p>The Trans-Siberian is more than just a railway. It’s a journey into the psyche of modern Russia; a triumph of engineering; a movable feast through the largest – and, perhaps, most mysterious – nation on Earth<p><i>By Gavin Haines, Wednesday 5 October 2016</i><p>Crossing seven time zones, between …

Trains

You can vote on potential questions for the next presidential debate — here are the top 5 so far

And the top of the leaderboard has some fairly intriguing suggestions for ABC's Martha Raddatz and CNN's Anderson Cooper.<p>The Open Debate Coalition has a website set up where people can create an account and begin submitting questions or upvoting ones already posted to the site.<p>As of Wednesday …

Presidential Debate

PlayStation VR Review

It can't quite match the quality of its more expensive rivals, but Sony's headset brings affordable VR to your livingroom.<p>The word “incredible” gets …