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WATCH LIVE: GOP Presidential Forum in N.H.

Days before the first official debate of the 2016 Republican presidential primary, nearly every GOP White House hopeful is heading to New Hampshire. The New Hampshire Union Leader is hosting a candidate forum Monday at 7 p.m. at the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at... Read »

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Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Hillary and Bill Clinton Earn Nearly $142M Since 2007

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, earned... Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Presidential Super PACs Set to Report on Funding

Presidential Super PACs Set to Report on Funding

Unlike campaigns, these outside groups aren't limited in how much money they can accept from individual donors. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
In Miami, Clinton Calls for Lifting Cuba Embargo

In Miami, Clinton Calls for Lifting Cuba Embargo

Hillary Rodham Clinton on Friday called on Congress to end the trade embargo the U.S. has imposed against Cuba since... Watch »

Jul 31, 2015
Family to Pay Price for Trying to Sue Ammo Dealers

Family to Pay Price for Trying to Sue Ammo Dealers

The family of an Aurora, Colorado shooting victim was ordered to pay $200,000 in court fees for the ammo dealers... Watch »

Jul 30, 2015
Hillary Clinton to Call for Lifting Embargo With Cuba

Hillary Clinton to Call for Lifting Embargo With Cuba

Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign says she will call for lifting the embargo with Cuba in a Florida address on... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
College Ends Student Health Plans Over Birth Control Coverage Mandate

College Ends Student Health Plans Over Birth Control Coverage Mandate

Wheaton College in suburban Chicago says it will stop offering health insurance plans to students to avoid providing... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Scott Walker Skips Cheez Whiz, but Avoids Swiss Gaffe, With Philly Cheesesteaks Order

Scott Walker Skips Cheez Whiz, but Avoids Swiss Gaffe, With Philly...

The governor of the nation's top cheese-producing state visited the capital of cheesesteaks on Tuesday and ordered... Read »

Jul 29, 2015
Conservative Pushes Symbolic Vote to Oust Boehner

Conservative Pushes Symbolic Vote to Oust Boehner

Rep. Mark Meadows of North Carolina on Tuesday filed a resolution to vacate the chair, an initial procedural step. Read »

Jul 28, 2015
'Bald Is Beautiful': Maryland Governor Shares Photo After Chemo

'Bald Is Beautiful': Maryland Governor Shares Photo After Chemo

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, who is being treated for cancer, shared a photo of his new bald head on Facebook on... Read »

Jul 28, 2015
Examining Uber's Link Between Technology and Politics

Examining Uber's Link Between Technology and Politics

Not a week goes by without Uber in the international headlines. San Francisco-based Uber now faces two court cases... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Obama Chides GOP Candidates Trump, Cruz and Huckabee

Obama Chides GOP Candidates Trump, Cruz and Huckabee

Insisting that Americans deserve better, President Barack Obama chided Republicans Mike Huckabee, Donald Trump and... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
GOP's Chairman Doesn't Expect Trump Third-Party Run

GOP's Chairman Doesn't Expect Trump Third-Party Run

Republican Party chairman Reince Priebus said Monday that he's not worried about Donald Trump eventually running for... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
'Third-World' NYC Airport LaGuardia to Be Torn Down, Rebuilt

'Third-World' NYC Airport LaGuardia to Be Torn Down, Rebuilt

Gov. Cuomo has introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia airport. The governor announced Monday afternoon... Watch »

Jul 28, 2015
2016 Republicans Use Trump, TV to Make Debate Cut

2016 Republicans Use Trump, TV to Make Debate Cut

Rick Perry is attacking Donald Trump's credibility and branding the billionaire businessman "a cancer on... Read »

Jul 26, 2015
Appeals Court Tosses 1 of 2 Counts Against Rick Perry

Appeals Court Tosses 1 of 2 Counts Against Rick Perry

A Texas appeals court Friday dismissed out one of the two counts against former Gov. Rick Perry in the... Read »

Jul 24, 2015
WATCH: Lindsey Graham Destroy His Phone After Trump's Comments

WATCH: Lindsey Graham Destroy His Phone After Trump's Comments

Lindsey Graham won't be receiving any unwanted phone calls for the time being. A day after Donald Trump implored... Read »

Jul 22, 2015
Donald Trump to Visit US-Mexico Border

Donald Trump to Visit US-Mexico Border

Donald Trump has announced plans to visit the Mexico-Texas border this week, a trip that comes as he continues to... Read »

Jul 22, 2015
Gov. Brown: Millions Are Suffering Because of Climate Change

Gov. Brown: Millions Are Suffering Because of Climate Change

At a climate summit at the Vatican, California Gov. Jerry Brown said the world may have reached a tipping point... Watch »

Jul 21, 2015
Biden to Visit Bay Area Manufacturing Plant

Biden to Visit Bay Area Manufacturing Plant

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday will visit a Bay Area company developing inexpensive, portable diagnostic... Read »

Jul 21, 2015

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