How to watch the Democratic debate tonight
How to watch the Democratic debate tonight

By Kate Sullivan, CNN The stakes are high for candidates participating in Tuesday's CNN/New York Times Democratic debate, as the presidential hopefuls look to remain competitive in the crowded primary field.

October 15th, 6:22 AM EDT
Ohio voters voice dismay over Trump's actions but aren't convinced on impeachment
Ohio voters voice dismay over Trump's actions but aren't convinced on impeachment

By Maeve Reston, CNN When Donald Trump swept Ohio in 2016 with the largest margin of any Republican since 1988, he won so convincingly that Democrats wondered whether the state was permanently off the swing map.

20 hrs 49 mins ago
7 Things to watch during the CNN/New York Times Democratic presidential debate
7 Things to watch during the CNN/New York Times Democratic presidential debate

By Dan Merica and Gregory Krieg, CNN Twelve Democratic presidential candidates will take the stage here at Otterbein University on Tuesday during a swirl of news back in Washington and on the other side of the world.

22 hrs 4 mins ago
Elizabeth Warren wants 2020 rivals to name big donors with influential campaign positions
Elizabeth Warren wants 2020 rivals to name big donors with influential campaign positions

By Gregory Krieg and MJ Lee, CNN Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday challenged her Democratic primary rivals to release the names of contributors and fundraisers with influential positions on their campaigns, while pledging...

October 15th, 10:07 AM EDT
Here's a BIG clue on the real reason Donald Trump doesn't want to release his taxes
Here's a BIG clue on the real reason Donald Trump doesn't want to release his taxes

Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large President Donald Trump -- and his associates -- have given all sorts of reasons for his refusal to release his tax returns: He's under audit! Voters don't care! His...

21 hrs 34 mins ago
Does Joe Biden have a Hunter Biden problem?
Does Joe Biden have a Hunter Biden problem?

Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large Hunter Biden's decision to speak publicly about his seat on the board of a Ukrainian natural gas company -- and his relationship with his father -- makes clear that he,...

22 hrs 34 mins ago
Liz Cheney tried to blame the Syria debacle on impeachment
Liz Cheney tried to blame the Syria debacle on impeachment

Analysis by Chris Cillizza, CNN Editor-at-large Well, this is a new one.

October 15th, 10:07 AM EDT
Another career diplomat caught in the Ukraine scandal speaking to impeachment probe Tuesday
Another career diplomat caught in the Ukraine scandal speaking to impeachment probe Tuesday

By Jennifer Hansler, CNN Another career diplomat caught in the tangles of the Ukraine scandal is the latest witness in the House Democrats' growing impeachment inquiry.

October 15th, 7:07 AM EDT
Who can vote in US elections?
Who can vote in US elections?

By Zachary B. Wolf, CNN The United States is a democracy, which means everyone gets to vote in US elections, right? Wrong.

October 15th, 9:52 AM EDT
DNC warns of heightened disinformation activity ahead of debate
DNC warns of heightened disinformation activity ahead of debate

By Donie O'Sullivan, CNN The Democratic National Committee warned presidential campaigns on Monday of "heightened disinformation and discourse manipulation activity" around the Democratic debate hosted by CNN and The...

23 hrs 49 mins ago
Impeachment could lead to a first in the 2020 election
Impeachment could lead to a first in the 2020 election

Analysis by Ronald Brownstein President Donald Trump, who has repeatedly shattered political tradition, may find himself in another unprecedented circumstance in 2020: He could become the first president ever to be...

October 15th, 12:07 AM EDT
How Trump could win in 2020
How Trump could win in 2020

By Zachary B. Wolf, CNN President Donald Trump likes to brag that his 2016 victory was historically large --- even though he lost the popular vote by about 3 million ballots, an inconvenient fact he explains away with...

October 15th, 9:52 AM EDT
Trump's Ukraine scandal: Who's who?
Trump's Ukraine scandal: Who's who?

By Zachary B. Wolf, CNN The fast-moving scandal involving President Donald Trump and allegations that he pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate his political rival Joe Biden and his son, Hunter,...

September 28th, 1:16 AM EDT
Political primaries and caucuses, explained
Political primaries and caucuses, explained

By Zachary B. Wolf, CNN If two political parties are going to continue to dominate US politics, it means only two people have any real chance in the presidential election every four years: the Republican and the Democrat.

October 15th, 9:52 AM EDT
How to run for President
How to run for President

By Zachary B. Wolf, CNN Yes, being President makes you the most powerful person in the world and puts you in the history books.

October 15th, 9:52 AM EDT
Why do Iowa and New Hampshire get to go first?
Why do Iowa and New Hampshire get to go first?

By Zachary B. Wolf, CNN It's completely unfair to the other 48 states, but Iowa and New Hampshire always get to pick first in the presidential primary process.

October 15th, 9:52 AM EDT
Democrats take debate stage for first time since impeachment inquiry
Democrats take debate stage for first time since impeachment inquiry

Analysis by Stephen Collinson, CNN Twelve Democrats will line up in swing state Ohio on Tuesday for a crucial debate in their White House battle, which will unfold as their party gears up to consider impeachment -- the...

October 15th, 12:07 AM EDT
Hunter Biden says he used 'poor judgment' in serving on board of Ukraine gas company
Hunter Biden says he used 'poor judgment' in serving on board of Ukraine gas company

By Chandelis Duster and Eric Bradner, CNN Former Vice President Joe Biden's son Hunter Biden said he used "poor judgment" in serving on the board of a Ukrainian gas company because it has become a political liability...

October 15th, 7:22 AM EDT
Trump's former top Russia adviser told Congress she saw 'wrongdoing' in US policy toward Ukraine, source says
Trump's former top Russia adviser told Congress she saw 'wrongdoing' in US policy toward Ukraine, source says

By Jim Acosta, Gloria Borger, Manu Raju and Jeremy Herb, CNN Fiona Hill, President Donald Trump's former top Russia adviser, raised concerns about Rudy Giuliani's role in US foreign policy toward Ukraine, telling...

October 14th, 9:37 AM EDT
Democrats fight to keep Ohio a 2020 battleground
Democrats fight to keep Ohio a 2020 battleground

By Jeff Zeleny, Senior Washington Correspondent As a dozen Democratic presidential candidates descend on Ohio for their debate on Tuesday, a larger political question looms: Is Ohio still a winnable swing state worth...

October 15th, 6:22 AM EDT
US troops express anger at Trump's Syria policy: 'We betrayed' the Kurds
US troops express anger at Trump's Syria policy: 'We betrayed' the Kurds

By Ryan Browne, CNN A wide range of American military personnel and defense officials are expressing a deep sense of frustration and anger at the Trump administration's refusal to support Syrian Kurds facing a Turkish...

October 15th, 12:07 AM EDT
Ex-Obama administration officials push Democrats in Congress to defund war in Yemen
Ex-Obama administration officials push Democrats in Congress to defund war in Yemen

By Ryan Nobles, CNN A collection of former high-ranking Obama administration national security officials who pushed a policy that led the United States to support Saudi Arabia in the war in Yemen are now pleading with...

October 15th, 6:22 AM EDT
Trump moves to sanction Turkey after criticism from Congress
Trump moves to sanction Turkey after criticism from Congress

By Kevin Liptak, Sarah Westwood and Haley Byrd, CNN Facing scathing criticism from Republican lawmakers and members of his own military, President Donald Trump on Monday sought to project a harder line on Turkey as the...

October 14th, 2:37 PM EDT
Buttigieg puts money behind digital ad knocking 'Medicare for All' Democrats by name
Buttigieg puts money behind digital ad knocking 'Medicare for All' Democrats by name

By Dan Merica, CNN Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg will begin airing a digital ad on Tuesday that calls out rivals Sens. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Bernie Sanders of Vermont by name for their...

October 15th, 6:07 AM EDT
Learn the latest about impeachment inquiry testimony on Capitol Hill and Hunter Biden speaking out
Learn the latest about impeachment inquiry testimony on Capitol Hill and Hunter Biden speaking out

Analysis by Zachary B. Wolf, CNN A version of this story first appeared in CNN's Impeachment Watch newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here.

October 15th, 12:07 AM EDT
READ: White House response to letter on executive privilege from former top Trump Russia adviser's attorneys
READ: White House response to letter on executive privilege from former top Trump Russia adviser's attorneys

By CNN The White House said it waived executive privilege claims for former top Russia adviser Fiona Hill related to President Donald Trump's July 25 call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky. However,...

October 14th, 11:07 PM EDT
READ: Letter from former top Trump Russia adviser's attorneys to White House counsel over privilege
READ: Letter from former top Trump Russia adviser's attorneys to White House counsel over privilege

By CNN Attorneys for President Donald Trump's former top Russia adviser argued in a letter sent on Sunday that no executive privilege issues were in play for her testimony, citing potential "government misconduct"...

October 14th, 10:52 PM EDT
Wall Street Journal: Federal prosecutors examining Rudy Giuliani's business dealings in Ukraine
Wall Street Journal: Federal prosecutors examining Rudy Giuliani's business dealings in Ukraine

By Paul LeBlanc, CNN Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are examining Rudy Giuliani's Ukraine business dealings, including his bank records, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday, citing people familiar with the matter.

October 14th, 9:07 PM EDT
READ: Letter from former top Trump Russia adviser's attorneys to White House counsel over privilege
READ: Letter from former top Trump Russia adviser's attorneys to White House counsel over privilege

By CNN Attorneys for President Donald Trump's former top Russia adviser argued in a letter sent on Sunday that no executive privilege issues were in play for her testimony, citing potential "government misconduct" as...

October 14th, 9:52 PM EDT
As Trump threatens to destroy Turkey's economy and Kurds die, many wonder if penalties will have teeth
As Trump threatens to destroy Turkey's economy and Kurds die, many wonder if penalties will have teeth

Analysis by Nicole Gaouette, CNN President Donald Trump said Monday that he is prepared to "swiftly destroy" Turkey's economy with sanctions if it continues its attack against US-allied Kurds in northeastern Syria --...

October 14th, 8:22 PM EDT