NBC News - Politics Jilted U.S. 'Baffled' After Long-Term Relationship Ends 2016-10-21T15:36:00.000000Z The Philippines has eyes for a new pair of suitors — Russia and China. Poll: 45% of Republicans Might Not Accept Election Results 2016-10-21T15:05:00.000000Z Among Republican and Republican-leaning likely voters, 45 percent said they might not accept the election as legitimate if their candidate doesn't win, according to a new NBC News|SurveyMonkey poll. Eighteen percent said they would definitely not accept the outcome. A majority of Republicans -- 53 p... Feds Seek Detention of Accused Top Secret Document Thief 2016-10-21T13:31:24.000000Z Federal prosecutors are urging a judge to order the continued detention of a Maryland man accused of stealing highly classified materials from NSA Cardinal Dolan Reveals Surprising Trump, Clinton Moment 2016-10-21T12:50:00.000000Z Cardinal Timothy Dolan was blessed with the job of playing peacemaker while sitting between Clinton and Trump at a white tie fundraiser. First Read: How An Awkward Dinner Summed Up 2016 2016-10-21T12:28:00.000000Z First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter. First Read's Morning Clips: Awkward 2016-10-21T12:23:16.000000Z A roundup of the most important political news stories of the day Trump and Clinton Trade Biting Jokes at Al Smith Dinner 2016-10-21T11:37:00.000000Z Both candidates traded light-hearted jokes but also sharp barbs at the white-tie dinner and fundraiser for Catholic charities in New York City. 'Biting the Hands That Fed Him'? Trump Goes After Media 2016-10-21T09:08:00.000000Z The media have undoubtedly been valuable to Donald Trump, especially during the Republican primaries. 'I Was in Shock': 10th Trump Accuser Comes Forward 2016-10-21T09:02:22.000000Z 'I feel that it is my duty as a woman, as a mother, a human being and as an American citizen to speak out and tell the truth,' Karena Virginia said. Watch Trump, Clinton Zingers From Al Smith Charity Dinner 2016-10-21T08:23:04.000000Z See the best jokes from Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton at the Alfred E. Smith Dinner.