Latest News Trump Ally Scrambling to Create Election Day Operation 2016-10-27T15:50:00.000000Z Controversial Trump ally Roger Stone has vowed to check the validity of the election by setting up what he describes as his own exit-polling operation Obama's Quiet Mission to Export Gay Rights Overseas 2016-10-27T15:26:07.000000Z While the world was watching America's gay rights transformation, the Obama administration was pursuing a quieter mission to export the same freedoms abroad. ISIS Moves Civilians to Mosul as Human Shields: Reports 2016-10-27T14:56:17.000000Z "[ISIS] took all of us from our homes at gunpoint and told us they were taking us with them to Mosul." Election Day Violence Fears Force Some Schools to Close 2016-10-27T13:50:00.000000Z Classes have been canceled or polling has been moved from schools in various districts due to fears of violence during this tense election. Hacked Memo Reinforces Worst Perception of the Clintons 2016-10-27T12:35:00.000000Z 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 Gary Condit Reveals What He Said to Chandra Levy's Parents 2016-10-27T12:34:51.000000Z Government intern Chandra Levy disappeared in 2001 before being found murdered. AIDS Revelation Doesn't Take Away Stigma, Activists Say 2016-10-27T12:17:00.000000Z A new report settles the debate over when AIDS came to the U.S. But survivors of the early days of the epidemic say they still must fight stigma. 'Rocket Docket' Hearings Violate Due Process: Experts 2016-10-27T11:37:00.000000Z A new report has found 70 percent of "rocket docket" cases were processed through immigration courts without legal representation. Trump Supporter Brings Clinton Effigy, Noose to Rally 2016-10-27T10:30:00.000000Z The effigy is just the latest example of the increasingly violent imagery and anti-Clinton sentiment emerging out of the presidential election. How Would a Contested Election Work? 5 Things to Know 2016-10-27T10:29:00.000000Z Recounts and legal challenges can take months to play out, but not in the election of a president: the Constitution sets strict deadlines.