He has one week before meeting Hillary Clinton onstage again. It is a critical event for him. Yet everything the GOP nominee has done before and after the first debate sends a loud, clear message: Debate prep is for chumps.
Interviews with more than two dozen Republican officials show they are unnerved by Donald Trump’s erratic attack on a Latina beauty queen and other outbursts, and they are increasingly fearful that he is damaging his White House bid and doing lasting harm to the party.
For the month of October, the 11,000-square-foot former temporary residence of the French ambassador on Foxhall Road has been adopted by the local design community, with 21 rooms and spaces decorated for imaginary owners.
"A woman that has great education and training and a great job is not susceptible to this kind of abuse by men, women or anyone," oncologist Bud Pierce said after the sitting governor revealed that she had been a domestic violence victim.
On the eve of a vote that is expected to end Colombia’s 52-year conflict with the FARC, rebels like Yurluey Mendoza, who joined the guerrillas decades ago at age 14, are preparing to reenter a world very different from the one they left.
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