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Obama Chides GOP Candidates Trump, Cruz and Huckabee
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Obama Chides GOP Candidates Trump, Cruz and Huckabee

Insisting that Americans deserve better, President Barack Obama chided Republicans Mike Huckabee, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz on Monday for a series of campaign-trail attacks that he said would be "ridiculous if it weren't so sad." In some of his first commentary on the budding race... 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 »

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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
Neil Young Gives $100K to Vermont GMO Labeling Law Defense

Neil Young Gives $100K to Vermont GMO Labeling Law Defense

Rocker Neil Young is lending his support to Vermont's efforts to label foods containing genetically modified... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Part of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Vacated

Part of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Vacated

Five of the counts on which former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was convicted were overturned Tuesday. Watch »

Jul 22, 2015
GOP Field Grows to 16 as Ohio Gov. Kasich Announces 2016 Run

GOP Field Grows to 16 as Ohio Gov. Kasich Announces 2016 Run

Ohio's John Kasich, a blunt governor who embraces conservative ideals but disdains the political sport of bashing... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Why Donald Trump Will Stick Around

Why Donald Trump Will Stick Around

Because he doesn't need tens of millions of dollars from wealthy donors — a notoriously risk-averse crowd — the... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
Rubio Cancels N.H. Visit Due to Illness

Rubio Cancels N.H. Visit Due to Illness

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio has canceled a two-day campaign swing in New Hampshire due to illness.

The Florida... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
McCain Calls Trump's Comments 'Totally Inappropriate

McCain Calls Trump's Comments 'Totally Inappropriate

Senator John McCain says Donald Trump owes an apology to all the prisoners of war he served with. Watch »

Jul 20, 2015
Walker: Trump 'Needs to Apologize' for McCain Comments

Walker: Trump 'Needs to Apologize' for McCain Comments

Wisconsin Gov. and Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker said Donald Trump "needs to apologize" for his... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
GOP Candidates Criticize Gun Ban in Military Offices

GOP Candidates Criticize Gun Ban in Military Offices

Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush, Scott Walker and Donald Trump called Friday for an end to a ban on... Read »

Jul 17, 2015
Trump Sets His Personal Fortune at $10 Billion

Trump Sets His Personal Fortune at $10 Billion

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump filed financial documents with federal campaign regulators on... Read »

Jul 15, 2015
Boston Mayor Says Trump Should Apologize or Stay Out of Boston

Boston Mayor Says Trump Should Apologize or Stay Out of Boston

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has a message for Donald Trump: Apologize for your comments about Mexico or stay out of... Read »

Jul 14, 2015
Pre-Trial Hearing Set in Ex-Speaker Hastert Hush-Money Case

Pre-Trial Hearing Set in Ex-Speaker Hastert Hush-Money Case

A status hearing is scheduled in the federal hush-money case against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert. Watch »

Jul 14, 2015
Clinton to Bush: American Workers Need a Raise

Clinton to Bush: American Workers Need a Raise

Hillary Rodham Clinton accused former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush of lacking an understanding of the needs of American... Read »

Jul 13, 2015
Why So Many Republicans Are Running for President

Why So Many Republicans Are Running for President

After all the candidate announcements, after all the speculation about who'd go first and who's yet to jump in, one... Read »

Jul 12, 2015

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