Statistician Nate Silver on Monday said Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump would be favored to win if the general election occurred today.
If the election were today, Trump would likely win. But Clinton's still favored long-term: t.co pic.twitter.com/HUTQMaVrBx
-- FiveThirtyEight (@FiveThirtyEight) July 25, 2016
Trump now leads presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, 57.5 percent to 42.5 percent, in that scenario, according to Silver's website, FiveThirtyEight.
A woman has died after a passing train decapitated her while having sex on a railway line.
The woman, who was on top, is believed to have looked up after hearing the train approaching.
She was killed in Ulan-Ude, Siberia, when the accident happened. read more
Former President Bill Clinton whose wife is currently in the crosshairs of the Justice Department over her use of a private email server met privately with Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Monday.
The meeting was a chance encounter as the two crossed paths at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, according to Lynch.
"As I was landing he was headed out," Lynch said at a press conference Wednesday. "He did come over and say hello and speak to my husband and myself."
They talked about grandchildren, golf, travel, former Attorney General Janet Reno, the "Brexit" decision, "and things like that," according to Lynch. read more