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Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Right-to-Die Bill Stalls, Catholics Opposed

Legislation to allow terminally ill patients to legally end their lives in California has stalled amid fierce opposition from religious groups. Read »

6 hours ago
Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

Illinois Voters Head to Polls in Primary for Aaron Schock's Seat

llinois voters were set to nominate potential successors Tuesday for ex-U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock, once a rising... Watch »

Jul 7, 2015
Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Trump Blames Unsafe Border for San Francisco Shooting

Donald Trump on Friday blamed the United States' vulnerable southern border for this week's fatal shooting of a... Read »

Jul 5, 2015
Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic Leaders Want GOP Field to Condemn Trump

Hispanic leaders are bristling at the largely tepid response by Republican presidential candidates to Donald Trump's... Read »

Jul 4, 2015
Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

Rubio, Christie Plan Sleepover With Romneys in New Hampshire

2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney will be hosting two rival Republican presidential contenders at a holiday sleepover... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Clinton Says She Takes a 'Backseat to No One' Among Liberals

Hillary Rodham Clinton said Friday she takes a "backseat to no one" on championing liberal causes, presenting... Read »

Jul 3, 2015
2016 Hopefuls Flood NH for July 4 Weekend

2016 Hopefuls Flood NH for July 4 Weekend

Presidential hopefuls are going on parade throughout the Granite State this July 4. At least seven 2016 candidates... Read »

Jul 3, 2015

"Moronic": Trump's Big Mouth Hurts His Bottom Line: Experts

Donald Trump's incendiary comments about Mexican immigrants may have given him a popularity boost in the Republican... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to Run for President

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is running for president, joining a field of Democrats challenging Hillary Rodham... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Sanders Attracts 10,000 Supporters in Madison

Sanders Attracts 10,000 Supporters in Madison

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders attracted about 10,000 boisterous supporters at a rally in Madison to show... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Wisconsin's Scott Walker Entering 2016 Presidential Race: Aides

Wisconsin's Scott Walker Entering 2016 Presidential Race: Aides

Aides to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker say the Republican is entering the crowded Republican race for president. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
NYC Reviewing Trump Contracts After Controversial Remarks

NYC Reviewing Trump Contracts After Controversial Remarks

New York City officials are reviewing the city's contracts with Donald Trump after statements the GOP presidential... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
NY Gov Responds to Mayor's Swipes as War of Words Continues

NY Gov Responds to Mayor's Swipes as War of Words Continues

Andrew Cuomo is responding to unusually sharp and critical remarks Mayor de Blasio made this week that he's been... Watch »

Jul 2, 2015
Fact Check: When Chris Christie Tells It Like It Isn't

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... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
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 2, 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
Malcolm Smith Gets 7 Years in Prison for Mayoral Race Bribe Plot

Malcolm Smith Gets 7 Years in Prison for Mayoral Race Bribe Plot

Former Democratic state Sen. Malcolm Smith was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison in a scheme to bribe his... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
'Vendetta:' Mayor De Blasio Swipes at Cuomo

'Vendetta:' Mayor De Blasio Swipes at Cuomo

Mayor Bill de Blasio is criticizing Gov. Andrew Cuomo for "not acting with New York City's interests at... 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 »

Jul 1, 2015
Donald Trump:

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
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