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Sounds of Silence: GOP 2016 Hopefuls Mum on Drone
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Sounds of Silence: GOP 2016 Hopefuls Mum on Drone

The men vying for the Republican nod for president in 2016 aren't usually mum on anything President Barack Obama does — but they're certainly pretty quiet on his announcement Thursday that a U.S. drone strike had accidentally killed two innocent al Qaeda hostages, one of them... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
How Clinton Plans to Run as a Woman

How Clinton Plans to Run as a Woman

Hillary Rodham Clinton's passionate speech Thursday appealing for expanded rights and opportunities for women in the... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
NY's Loretta Lynch Confirmed as U.S. AG, Will Be First Black Woman in Role

NY's Loretta Lynch Confirmed as U.S. AG, Will Be First Black Woman...

The Senate confirmed Loretta Lynch as attorney general Thursday in a long-delayed vote, positioning her to become... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Lawyers for Menendez, Melgen Appear in Court

Lawyers for Menendez, Melgen Appear in Court

Attorneys representing indicted U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and a donor who's charged with bribing him in exchange for... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
After Delay, Bill Requiring Vaccines for California Schoolchildren Advances

After Delay, Bill Requiring Vaccines for California Schoolchildren...

A California Senate committee has approved a bill that would require California schoolchildren to be vaccinated. The Watch »

Apr 22, 2015
Endorsement or No, Koch Has Backed Walker Before

Endorsement or No, Koch Has Backed Walker Before

Influential and multimillions-spending conservative donor David Koch has dismissed reports that he is backing... Read »

Apr 22, 2015
Clinton Expresses Qualms About Trade Deal in NH

Clinton Expresses Qualms About Trade Deal in NH

Hillary Rodham Clinton expressed qualms Tuesday about the sweeping trade deal the Obama administration is... Watch »

Apr 21, 2015
Wife of Ex-Va. Governor: Corruption Trial Was Unfair

Wife of Ex-Va. Governor: Corruption Trial Was Unfair

Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell's legal team said in court filings Monday that her convictions on... Read »

Apr 21, 2015
Jeb Bush to Visit Poland, Estonia, Germany in June

Jeb Bush to Visit Poland, Estonia, Germany in June

Republican Jeb Bush is planning a policy trip to Europe in June, to speak on the global economy and meet with... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Man's Obituary Urges Readers to Reject Hillary Clinton

Man's Obituary Urges Readers to Reject Hillary Clinton

A North Carolina man's obituary asked two things of friends and family: instead of sending flowers for the funeral... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
All About Hillary: Why Clinton's at Center of 2016 Talk

All About Hillary: Why Clinton's at Center of 2016 Talk

Hillary Clinton is just nine days into her official run for president — and already, predictably, the 2016... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
Campaigning Hillary Clinton Says Economy Has

Campaigning Hillary Clinton Says Economy Has "Stalled Out"

Road tripping for her presidential campaign, Hillary Rodham Clinton offered a dark assessment of a "stalled out"... Watch »

Apr 20, 2015
Developer Jailed for Kickbacks Among Menendez Contributors

Developer Jailed for Kickbacks Among Menendez Contributors

Sen. Robert Menendez's legal defense fund raised nearly $1.3 million up until the day before he was indicted on... Read »

Apr 17, 2015
Jeb Bush: Campaign Decision

Jeb Bush: Campaign Decision "In Relatively Short Order"

Jeb Bush said Thursday he will make up his mind "in relatively short order" whether to seek the Republican... Read »

Apr 16, 2015
Eric Garner Death Raised During Congressional Debate

Eric Garner Death Raised During Congressional Debate

Congressional candidate Dan Donovan defended his role in the grand jury investigation into the police chokehold... Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Doc Tied to Menendez Indicted for Medicare Fraud

Doc Tied to Menendez Indicted for Medicare Fraud

The Florida doctor charged in a corruption case along with New Jersey Sen. Robert Menendez has been indicted in... Read »

Apr 14, 2015
Weiner to Mayor: Clinton Was Visionary While You Were Smoking Pot in College

Weiner to Mayor: Clinton Was Visionary While You Were Smoking Pot in...

President Bill Clinton's administration appointed Bill de Blasio to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban... Read »

Apr 14, 2015

"I Will Not Pander": Chris Christie Talks Entitlement Reform in NH

Framing himself as a politician who's unafraid to share "hard truths" with the American people, New Jersey Gov. Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
Menendez Returns to DC Routine After Indictment

Menendez Returns to DC Routine After Indictment

Sen. Bob Menendez took a business-as-usual approach Monday when he returned to Congress for the first time since his... Read »

Apr 13, 2015
No Clinton Endorsement From Obama Yet, White House Says

No Clinton Endorsement From Obama Yet, White House Says

President Barack Obama isn't planning to endorse his former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton for president... Read »

Apr 20, 2015
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