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CNN Changes Debate Criteria, Opening Door for Fiorina
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CNN Changes Debate Criteria, Opening Door for Fiorina

CNN on Tuesday amended its criteria for the next Republican presidential debate, giving former technology executive Carly Fiorina a better chance at appearing in the Sept. 16 primetime affair. The news network announced the change following weeks of public pressure from... Read »

3 hours ago
Donald Trump Piñatas Take Over San Francisco's Mission District

Donald Trump Piñatas Take Over San Francisco's Mission District

At least three kinds of Donald Trump piñatas are for sale in San Francisco's Mission District. Read »

3 hours ago
Bush-Trump Dispute Intensifies, Bush Hitting Back Harder

Bush-Trump Dispute Intensifies, Bush Hitting Back Harder

The feud between Donald Trump and Jeb Bush appears to be intensifying. Bush's 2016 presidential campaign has put out... Read »

Sep 1, 2015
Supreme Court: Ex-Va. Governor Can Remain Free During Appeal

Supreme Court: Ex-Va. Governor Can Remain Free During Appeal

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will remain free while appealing his corruption convictions to the U.S. Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Del. Democrats' Gathering

Biden Makes Surprise Visit to Del. Democrats' Gathering

Vice President Joe Biden made a surprise visit to the Sussex County Democrats' Jamboree in his home state. The News... Read »

Aug 29, 2015
Clinton Says Biden Has 'Very Difficult' Decision

Clinton Says Biden Has 'Very Difficult' Decision

Hillary Clinton pledged to run her campaign as usual, in spite of speculation about Vice President Joe Biden joining... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
'I'm Not a Bully': Trump Defends Ejecting Anchor

'I'm Not a Bully': Trump Defends Ejecting Anchor

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wrangled with Univision anchor Jorge Ramos over his immigration... Watch »

Aug 26, 2015
Fox Chief Defends Kelly, Says Trump Should Apologize

Fox Chief Defends Kelly, Says Trump Should Apologize

Fox News chief Roger Ailes said Tuesday that Donald Trump owes the network's Megyn Kelly an apology for an... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Biden Hires John Edwards' 2008 Communications Director

Biden Hires John Edwards' 2008 Communications Director

Vice President Joe Biden has chosen a top film industry official and former spokeswoman for John Edwards' 2008... Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Trump Doubles Down on Building Border Wall at Ala. Rally

Trump Doubles Down on Building Border Wall at Ala. Rally

Thousands of people showed up to hear Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump speak at an Alabama rally... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Trump Condemns Beating of Homeless Mexican Citizen in Boston

Trump Condemns Beating of Homeless Mexican Citizen in Boston

Donald Trump on Friday condemned the assault on a homeless man in Boston that the suspects said was inspired by his... Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Bush Defends Use of Term 'Anchor Babies'

Bush Defends Use of Term 'Anchor Babies'

Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush defended his use of the term "anchor babies" on a talk radio show to... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Former Va. First Lady Wants Corruption Charges Overturned

Former Va. First Lady Wants Corruption Charges Overturned

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell said Wednesday that a recent appeals court decision rejecting her... Read »

Aug 20, 2015
Dying Woman's Final Wish: 'Don't Vote for Hillary Clinton'

Dying Woman's Final Wish: 'Don't Vote for Hillary Clinton'

A New Jersey woman has used her obituary to make a final request to friends and family: Please don't vote for... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
Trump Poses With Bald Eagle for Time Magazine

Trump Poses With Bald Eagle for Time Magazine

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump posed with a bald eagle at his New York City office for a spread in this week’s issue... Watch »

Aug 20, 2015
GOP Hopefuls Gather for Education Summit

GOP Hopefuls Gather for Education Summit

Six Republican presidential hopefuls are in New Hampshire to discuss elementary and secondary education policy. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
California Lawmakers Renew Push to Pass Right-To-Die Bill

California Lawmakers Renew Push to Pass Right-To-Die Bill

California lawmakers are making a new push to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives after... Read »

Aug 18, 2015
Menendez Becomes Second High Profile Dem to Oppose Iran Deal

Menendez Becomes Second High Profile Dem to Oppose Iran Deal

New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez announced on Tuesday his opposition to the Iran nuclear deal, the second Democratic... Read »

Aug 18, 2015
Pa. Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty to Federal Racketeering

Pa. Lawmaker Pleads Not Guilty to Federal Racketeering

The 11-term Philadelphia Democrat is vowing to fight the charges in a July 29 indictment, which include racketeering... Watch »

Aug 18, 2015
First Openly Transgender Official Hired at White House

First Openly Transgender Official Hired at White House

The White House has hired its first openly transgender staff member. The White House announced Raffi... Read »

Aug 18, 2015

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