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Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 at 06:44 AM PST

GOP Debate in NH: Christie vs. Rubio, More Top Moments

GOP Debate in NH: Christie vs. Rubio, More Top Moments

Donald Trump was back, Carly Fiorina was out and Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida was drawing attacks after his strong showing in Iowa. The GOP presidential candidates were on stage Saturday night for the final...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 10:18 PM PST

GOP Candidates Debate in New Hampshire

GOP Candidates Debate in New Hampshire

Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals vigorously challenging his readiness to be president...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 01:43 PM PST

Fiorina Uses Debate Exclusion As Fuel to Fight On

Fiorina Uses Debate Exclusion As Fuel to Fight On

Carly Fiorina told a crowd of supporters on Saturday morning that "the game is rigged," assailing ABC News for not inviting her onto Saturday's GOP debate stage because of her low polling numbers nationally, NBC...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 10:23 AM PST

Illinois Dems Move to Make Obama’s Birthday a State Holiday

Illinois Dems Move to Make Obama’s Birthday a State Holiday

Illinois State Rep. Andre Thapedi introduced a new bill this week that could make President Barack Obama’s birthday a state holiday. The proposed legislation, House Bill 4654, would close schools and state...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 08:17 AM PST

Obama to Ask for More Clean Energy Funding in Budget

Obama to Ask for More Clean Energy Funding in Budget

President Barack Obama said Saturday that he will ask the Republican-led Congress to double spending on research and development into clean energy by 2020. But the request is unlikely to be fulfilled.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 07:53 PM PST

WATCH: John Kasich's Snow Day in N.H.

WATCH: John Kasich's Snow Day in N.H.

Considering how much time he has spent campaigning in New Hampshire, it's perhaps no surprise that Republican John Kasich took some time Friday to have a snowball fight. The governor of Ohio, whose...

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