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Ex-NY Congressman Michael Grimm Gets Prison for Tax Evasion

Ex-NY Congressman Michael Grimm Gets Prison for Tax Evasion

Former U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm was sentenced Friday to 8 months in prison for tax evasion. Read »

Jul 17, 2015
Schumer Squeezed on Obama's Iran Nuclear Deal

Schumer Squeezed on Obama's Iran Nuclear Deal

Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York is getting squeezed from all sides on President Barack Obama's nuclear... Read »

Jul 16, 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
Chris Christie to Charge $2,700 for Photo at NJ Fundraiser

Chris Christie to Charge $2,700 for Photo at NJ Fundraiser

Gov. Christie's presidential campaign is kicking off its fundraising operation next month at the Asbury Convention... Read »

Jul 14, 2015
Jury Selected for NY State Senator Accused of Lying to FBI

Jury Selected for NY State Senator Accused of Lying to FBI

During jury selection Monday for the trial of state Sen. Thomas Libous, 35 potential jurors were asked if they had... Read »

Jul 13, 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
Trump: 'Nobody Wants to Talk About' Immigration, Crime

Trump: 'Nobody Wants to Talk About' Immigration, Crime

Presidential candidate Donald Trump decried the American media's supposed unwillingness to cover undocumented... Watch »

Jul 11, 2015
U.S. Personnel Chief Resigns Following Data Hack

U.S. Personnel Chief Resigns Following Data Hack

The head of the U.S. government's personnel office is resigning following revelations that hackers stole the... Read »

Jul 11, 2015
Donald Trump: 'I Will Win the Latino Vote'

Donald Trump: 'I Will Win the Latino Vote'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump told NBC News on Wednesday he believes he will win the Latino vote by... Watch »

Jul 9, 2015
Hillary Clinton Jabs GOP Field on Immigration

Hillary Clinton Jabs GOP Field on Immigration

Hillary Rodham Clinton said a Republican in the White House would mark a "big U-turn" for the nation and assailed... Read »

Jul 8, 2015
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... Read »

Jul 7, 2015
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
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