Overnight Open Thread: The Answer To A Night Of Hillary? Two Better Looking Dogs…

Look, I know this week has been tough so here’s a chihuahua dressed as a centurion being pulled by a sausage dog. pic.twitter.com/JdSr5XZjhk — Ian Smith (@Toons_Unleashed) July 26, 2016 More >

FULL SPEECH: Hillary Clinton closes out Democratic convention

Thank you! Thank you for that amazing welcome.And Chelsea, thank you. I’m so proud to be your mother and so proud of the woman you’ve become. Thanks for bringing Marc into our family, and Charlotte and Aidan into the world.And Bill, that… More >

MSNBC: Clinton Speech Sounded Like Bernie Sanders Could Have Delivered It

MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell and Chuck Todd said Thursday that Hillary Clinton’s address accepting the Democratic nomination for president could easily have been given by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt,). Todd said Clinton’s list of liberal issues was unlikely to sway Republicans that Democrats hope to swipe from Donald Trump. “They believe they’re going to win […]

Support for Body Cameras Up, Police Expected to Benefit Most

More Americans favor requiring police officers to wear body cameras while on duty but still tend to believe they will protect the cops more than those they deal with. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 70% of American Adults think police officers should be required to wear body cameras while […]

Hillary Clinton's Continuing Youth Problem

Hillary Clinton’s favorable rating among 18- to 29-year-olds is well below her favorable rating among those who are older, which is a highly unusual situation for a Democratic political figure. More >

Overnight Open Thread: Police Officer Thanks Young McDonald’s Employee In Wolf Point, MT For Kindness…

There is still hope for the younger generation. Via KRTV: Former Roosevelt County Deputy Sheriff and current Fort Peck Tribes Division of Drug Enforcement Investigator had a “run in” with a very caring young man today. Investigator Clay McGeshick posted on Facebook today: Just went through the drive thru at McDonald’s, the young man at […]

Panetta's Trump attack thrown off course

Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta harshly condemned Donald Trump, but his speech was overtaken by protesters at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday night.Panetta called Donald Trump’s remarks about Russia “inconceivable” in a… More >

42% Suspect Most Countries Don't Play by Olympic Rules

The summer Olympics are just over a week away, and Americans are gearing up to watch even though they suspect many of the participating countries are cheating. (To see survey question wording, click here.) (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it’s in the news, it’s in our polls). Rasmussen Reports updates are also available on Twitter or Facebook. The survey of […]

Gallup Vault: Stamping Out Teen Smoking in the U.S.

In 1962, Americans largely favored banning cigarette sales to minors younger than 16. Yet Americans weren’t as keen on an outright smoking ban for this age group. More >

Neil deGrasse Tyson, Jeff Bezos join DOD innovation board

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson were among the big names Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Tuesday as joining the Pentagon’s recently formed Defense Innovation Advisory Board.“I’ve given them the very… More >