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The Greek crisis...in 2 minutes

If you're just catching up to it, here are the latest developments -- and what you need to know. Last updated: July 5, 4:30 pm ET (8:30 pm GMT).

1) Greeks are voting by a big margin against…

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Trump's lawyer: NBC in 'breach' on Miss Universe contract

Donald Trump "will be taking action against NBC" in an arbitration that both sides have agreed to, his top attorney says. The attorney, Alan Garten, accused NBC of violating the terms of a…

Donald Trump Miss Universe

Cruz campaign announces fundraising haul

Ted Cruz's presidential campaign said Sunday it had raised about $10 million in the second quarter. The sum is fueled by small-dollar donors, they said.

Ted Cruz at Capitol Hill June 4, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Chris Christie's New Hampshire marathon

When Chris Christie arrived at his first campaign event in Sandown, New Hampshire, on Tuesday, the day he announced his presidential candidacy, there might as well have been a "New…

Chris Christie campaigning in NH

Trump's sales pitch includes private jet tour

The new Iowa "jet set," early TV ad and fund-raising calculations, a key Obama legacy, and grumblings about what Republicans call the "Koch primary" -- those stories filled our July Fourth…

Donald Trump, June 2015

Huckabee: 'Redefinition of love' threatens marriage

Mike Huckabee says marriage is "in trouble today" because of the "redefinition of love" -- no matter who's in the relationship.

Huckabee to announce

Clinton campaign corrals media

Hillary Clinton's campaign used a rope to keep journalists away from the candidate on Saturday while she walked in this small town's July Fourth parade.

The ensuing photos of journalists,…

Hillary Clinton

2016ers descend on NH, Iowa on July 4

For the 2016 presidential candidates, this Fourth of July weekend means a whole lot of barbeques, parades and fireworks -- and, of course, courting voters.

Around a dozen declared White House…

Jeb Bush campaigns on July 4

Christie, Rubio bunk with Romney at N.H. retreat

What does one do at a presidential candidate slumber party? We'll likely never know exactly what happened Friday at Mitt Romney's lakeside summer home in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, where Chris…

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Trump: Rubio 'weak' on immigration

Donald Trump said fellow Republican presidential nominee Marco Rubio is "weak" on immigration, as the real estate mogul on Saturday continued to defend his controversial remarks on the subject…

Marco Rubio

Romney: Trump's immigration comments hurting GOP

Mitt Romney said Saturday that Donald Trump's comments on Mexico and undocumented immigrants have hurt the Republican Party, making the 2012 presidential nominee the latest Republican to slam…

Mitt Romney Jan

Putin congratulates Obama on Independence Day

Russian President Vladimir Putin congratulated President Barack Obama on Independence Day and expressed confidence that Russia and the United States can "find solutions" to international issues…

Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama September 2013

Sanders snags key endorsement in New Hampshire

Sen. Bernie Sanders has snagged a key endorsement in New Hampshire that may sting a little for Martin O'Malley's campaign.

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

Trump slams illegal immigration in S.F. killing

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Friday that the seemingly random killing of a young woman in San Francisco was even more proof why voters should send him to the White House.

Donald Trump at his announcement

Clinton goes after a Bush in New Hampshire

Hillary Clinton went after a member of the Bush family on Friday in New Hampshire. Just not the one who is running for President.

Hillary Clinton at Dartmouth

Pastors for Peace stop in Roanoke on way to Cuba, urge policy changes

The Friednshipment Caravan is in its 26th year, and organizers want American people to know Cuba has much to offer.

America Ferrera thanks Donald Trump

"Ugly Betty" actress America Ferrera is thanking Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump for his controversial comments on Latino immigrants.

America Ferrera at 2015 Academy Awards

GOP worries about Donald Trump fallout

Republicans seeking to broaden the party's appeal to Latino voters have a challenge: Donald Trump.

The bombastic businessman, who is seeking the GOP presidential nomination, is leaving many…

Donald Trump at his announcement

President Obama gets his groove back

With his White House on a roll and his place in history solidifying by the day after a series of important policy victories, President Barack Obama is letting Americans see more of the man…

Obama

Wisconsin man allegedly threatens to kill POTUS

A criminal complaint and arrest warrant were issued Thursday against a 55-year-old Tomah, Wisconsin man accused of threatening to kill President Barack Obama.

Brian D. Dutcher, 55, allegedly told…

Barack Obama
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The Greek crisis...in 2 minutes

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Trump's lawyer: NBC in 'breach' on Miss...

Ted Cruz at Capitol Hill June 4, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Cruz campaign announces fundraising haul

Chris Christie campaigning in NH

Chris Christie's New Hampshire marathon

Donald Trump, June 2015

Trump's sales pitch includes private jet tour

Huckabee to announce

Huckabee: 'Redefinition of love' threatens...

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Clinton campaign corrals media

Jeb Bush campaigns on July 4

2016ers descend on NH, Iowa on July 4

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Christie, Rubio bunk with Romney at N.H. retreat

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Trump: Rubio 'weak' on immigration

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Romney: Trump's immigration comments hurting GOP

Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama September 2013

Putin congratulates Obama on Independence Day

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT)

Sanders snags key endorsement in New Hampshire

Donald Trump at his announcement

Trump slams illegal immigration in S.F. killing

Hillary Clinton at Dartmouth

Clinton goes after a Bush in New Hampshire

Pastors for Peace stop in Roanoke on way to...

America Ferrera at 2015 Academy Awards

America Ferrera thanks Donald Trump

Donald Trump at his announcement

GOP worries about Donald Trump fallout

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President Obama gets his groove back

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    From Monica Lewinsky to Sydney Leathers, take a look at the women involved in steamy political sex scandals.

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    It's Election Day! Find out which state has the most passionate voters.

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    If you live in one of these 33 places, you can cast your ballot early in the upcoming midterm elections.

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    The Republican Party is the second oldest currently existing political party in the U.S. behind the Democratic Party. Take a look at a timeline of the key dates, events, leaders and policies that make up the history of the Republican Party.

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    Take a look at political figures with the most unusual resumes.

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    With the 2014 midterm election season under way, take a look back at the prominent daughters of politicians and their role in campaigns.

  • History's steamiest political sex scandals

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    Politics has been marred by sex scandals throughout American history. Take a look at some of the steamiest.

  • America's most conservative states

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    More Americans are identifying as conservatives, according to a new poll. Find out what states are most likely to lean Republican.

  • Democratic Party history

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    The Democratic Party is one of the oldest political parties in the world. Take a look at the key leaders, dates and policies that make up the history of the Democratic Party.

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    As the 2014 midterm elections approach, learn more facts, key dates and history behind these mid-point elections.

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