2018-09-12 (64 Days Old)Total Views: 22 | Last 7 Days: 3
Democrats have a 1-in-3 chance of winning the Senate majority this November, according to FiveThirtyEight’s just-launched 2018 Senate forecast. Republicans have a 2-in-3 chance of keeping control. Unlike in the race for the House of Representatives, in which Democrats are favored, they’re fighting uphill in the upper chamber. The FiveThirtyEight Senate model produces probabilistic forecasts, as opposed to hard-and-fast predictions about who will win or lose, using a statistical model that looks at polls of each race, fundraising, how each state has voted historically and more. In the same way that a weather forecaster might tell you there’s a 70 percent chance of rain tomorrow, the FiveThirtyEight model estimates the chances of each candidate winning in every Senate race on the ballot this year. It will update continuously up until Election Day. Check out the full forecast for details about each race. And you can read more about how the forecast is calculated here....
CTV News: Postal union to retailers: 'We're as frustrated as you are'
Reuters: UK's May likens her Brexit resolve to cricketer Geoff Boycott
Reuters: Factbox: Who wants to be Britain's next prime minister?
Reuters: BMW says preparing for no-deal Brexit given political uncertainty
Reuters: La Liga takes case for regular-season game in U.S. to fans
Reuters: Orange's CFO sees opportunity in H1 2019 for French market consolidation
Reuters: French court to rule on $6 billion UBS trial on February 20
Reuters: Automaker groups warn U.S. tariffs will undermine new NAFTA deal
Reuters: 'I'm going to see this through': UK PM May vows to fight for Brexit deal
Reuters: Pentagon fails its first ever audit, official says
Globes: ISA grills El Al managers in insider trading affair
Jpost: A hassidic grandmama...
Jpost: Coen brothers bring the West to Netflix with ‘Ballad of Buster Scruggs’
WashingtonPost: Breckenridge, Colorado, removing divisive giant wooden troll
WashingtonPost: Can J.C. Penney Turn Around Its Turnaround?
WashingtonPost: Steve Crounse coached two sons to state title games. Is a third on the way?
NewYorkTimes: A Tanglewood Summer of Bach, Wagner and Renee Fleming
NewYorkTimes: ‘Green Book’ Review: A Road Trip Through a Land of Racial Cliches
FOX: Sacramento Republic FC staff play Folsom prison inmates
FOX: Can Democrats compete with Trump's media attention in 2020?
FOX: Dashcam video shows moment illegal immigrant suspect opens fire on Arkansas police officer
FOX: Tulsa offering $10K for remote workers to move there
FOX: Roy Clark, 'Hee Haw' host and famed country guitarist, remembered as 'legend' and 'mentor'