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Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't
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Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

Chris Christie certainly tells it like he sees it. That's not to say he always tells it like it is, according to an Associated Press analysis of the New Jersey Republican's presidential kickoff speech. Read »

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Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas. Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Clinton Campaign Set to Raise $45M

Clinton Campaign Set to Raise $45M

Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign says it is on track to report that it has raised more than $45... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
'Vendetta:' NYC Mayor Swipes at Governor in Rare Public Attack

'Vendetta:' NYC Mayor Swipes at Governor in Rare Public Attack

Mayor Bill de Blasio, who 18 months ago in his inaugural address pledged to stand "shoulder to shoulder" with his... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Top Obama Aides Were Aware of Clinton's Private Email

Top Obama Aides Were Aware of Clinton's Private Email

Senior Obama administration officials knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email... Read »

Jun 30, 2015
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Donald Trump: "I Don't Think It Matters If I'm Nice"

Donald Trump spoke in New Hampshire Tuesday night, just one day after getting dumped by NBC Universal and Univision... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
Calif. Governor Signs School Vaccine Bill Into Law

Calif. Governor Signs School Vaccine Bill Into Law

With the signature of California's governor, a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Calif. Lawmakers Pass Strict School Vaccine Bill

Calif. Lawmakers Pass Strict School Vaccine Bill

California lawmakers have passed a contentious bill that would impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Supreme Court Upholds Independent Panel for Redistricting

Supreme Court Upholds Independent Panel for Redistricting

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld Arizona congressional districts drawn by an independent commission and rejected a... Read »

Jun 29, 2015
Kindergartner's Haircut Leads to Civil Rights Complaint

Kindergartner's Haircut Leads to Civil Rights Complaint

A kindergartner’s fade haircut – a little bit longer on top, buzzed on the sides – has created a federal flap... Watch »

Jun 28, 2015
U.S. Same-Sex Marriage Ruling's Global Impact

U.S. Same-Sex Marriage Ruling's Global Impact

The landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling in favor of same-sex marriages has no legal force outside the United States... Read »

Jun 27, 2015
2016 Hopefuls on Gay Marriage Ruling

2016 Hopefuls on Gay Marriage Ruling

The presidential candidates’ reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in favor of same-sex marriage broke down... Read »

Jun 26, 2015
Supreme Court Same Sex Marriage Ruling Could Impact California Law

Supreme Court Same Sex Marriage Ruling Could Impact California Law

The Supreme Court is set to rule any day now on same sex marriage. How will that decision affect California law? Sam... Watch »

Jun 24, 2015
La. Gov. Bobby Jindal Announces Presidential Run

La. Gov. Bobby Jindal Announces Presidential Run

Pitching himself as a "doer" in a field of talkers, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal declared his candidacy for... Read »

Jun 24, 2015
What You Should Know About Bobby Jindal

What You Should Know About Bobby Jindal

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal announced he is running for the GOP presidential nomination. Read »

Jun 24, 2015
Nguyen Leads Orozco in Special Runoff Election for SJ Council

Nguyen Leads Orozco in Special Runoff Election for SJ Council

Manh Nguyen held a lead over Tim Orozco late Tuesday in a special election for a vacant seat on the San Jose City... Watch »

Jun 23, 2015
Hillary Clinton Dominates 2016 Field: Poll

Hillary Clinton Dominates 2016 Field: Poll

Hillary Clinton is miles ahead of her closest Democratic competitor in the 2016 White House race — and she also... Read »

Jun 23, 2015
2016 GOP Candidates Give Back Hate Group Funds

2016 GOP Candidates Give Back Hate Group Funds

Republican presidential candidates — and several GOP lawmakers — said Monday they are donating or returning funds... Read »

Jun 23, 2015
Raisin Program Unconstitutional: Supreme Court

Raisin Program Unconstitutional: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that the government can't force raisin farmers to give up part of their annual... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
 Maine Sen. Angus King Diagnosed With Cancer

Maine Sen. Angus King Diagnosed With Cancer

Sen. Angus King of Maine said Monday he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will undergo surgery on... Read »

Jun 22, 2015

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