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Donald Trump's Miss USA back on TV: Reelz channel steps in

Days after the Miss USA pageant was dropped by Univision and NBC, the July 12 event has found a new home on television, the Reelz channel.

Reelz, a relatively obscure cable channel, saw an…

Donald Trump Miss Universe

Obama touts OT plan in Wisconsin

When President Barack Obama flew into La Crosse, Wisconsin, on Thursday, he was greeted by Gov. Scott Walker, and the two were seen shaking hands and smiling.

President Obama departs for Wisconsin

Ex-Va. Sen. Jim Webb announces presidential bid

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb announced Thursday that "after many months of thought, deliberation and discussion" he has decided to run for president of the United States.

In an over 2,000-word…

Jim Webb, June 2015

Greece's hard choice: More austerity or collapse

Greece is facing a hideous choice: A third massive international bailout with strict austerity attached, or economic collapse.

Greek bank

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 Clinton for the nomination.

Jim Webb

Sanders' campaign raises $15M in first quarter

Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign has raised about $15 million since it launched in late April, aides to the campaign told CNN on Thursday.

The aides added that the 400,000 donations came…

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

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 2, 12:45 pm ET (4:45 pm GMT).

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Barack Obama, Jeb Bush unite on guacamole

Despite their differences, there is one issue that Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush and President Barack Obama do agree on: No peas in their guacamole, please.

Big guac

Walker sets July 13 announcement

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker plans to make his White House bid official Monday, July 13, in the Milwaukee suburb Waukesha.

Scott Walker Wisc

Pataki seeks to pressure GOP field over Trump

Republican presidential candidate George Pataki is hoping to grab some of the spotlight fellow candidate Donald Trump is occupying, by pressuring the rest of the field to denounce Trump's…

George Pataki

Episcopal Church to allow same-sex marriages

The Episcopal Church says it will permit weddings for same-sex couples after members approved the change at a meeting of its governing body.

The decision by the church, which has about 1.9…

Episcopal bishops

Donald Trump offers rare praise for Obama

Bombastic GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump offered a rare spot of praise for President Barack Obama on Wednesday, in an interview with CNN's Don Lemon. He also said improving race…

Obama Pinckney

Nats to add Coolidge as newest 'Racing President'

Move over, George Washington. There's a new president in town. At Nationals Park, more specifically.

Calvin Coolidge, Washington Nationals Presidents Race

Christie: It's an absolute controlled anger

Chris Christie is known for his anger, but to the New Jersey governor, it's all under control. "It's an absolute controlled anger. A controlled anger," Christie said in an interview with NBC's…

 New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

Obama announces reopening of Cuban Embassy

President Barack Obama announces the re-establishment of full diplomatic relations with Cuba and the reopening of embassies in Washington and Havana.

Obama on Cuba

Poll: Bush, Trump rising nationally for GOP

With nearly all of the expected 2016 presidential candidates formally in the race, a new CNN/ORC national poll finds two recent entrants to the GOP field on the rise, while Hillary Clinton…

Hillary Clinton heckled

Iowa poll: Donald Trump takes second place

Whatever New Hampshire saw in Donald Trump, it looks like Iowa is seeing it too.

After taking second place in the latest New Hampshire polls, Trump is also claiming the silver in Iowa -- where…

Donald Trump

Sanders readies for first financial test

Just as Bernie Sanders' presidential bid picks up momentum, his David-versus-Goliath mission against Hillary Clinton is facing up to its first major hurdle as both campaigns tout their first…

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

Aide: Clinton raised over $45 million

Hillary Clinton's campaign raised over $45 million in primary money during their first quarter of their 2016 bid, a Clinton official with knowledge of the fundraising operation told CNN on…

Hillary Clinton June 2015

10 questions about U.S.-Cuba relations

Havana is getting its first U.S. embassy in more than half a century -- but don't pack your bags just yet.

Cuba vacation
Donald Trump Miss Universe

Donald Trump's Miss USA back on TV: Reelz...

President Obama departs for Wisconsin

Obama touts OT plan in Wisconsin

Jim Webb, June 2015

Ex-Va. Sen. Jim Webb announces presidential bid

Greek bank

Greece's hard choice: More austerity or collapse

Jim Webb

Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to run for president

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

Sanders' campaign raises $15M in first quarter

no to austerity greece

The Greek crisis...in 2 minutes

Big guac

Barack Obama, Jeb Bush unite on guacamole

Scott Walker Wisc

Walker sets July 13 announcement

George Pataki

Pataki seeks to pressure GOP field over Trump

Episcopal bishops

Episcopal Church to allow same-sex marriages

Obama Pinckney

Donald Trump offers rare praise for Obama

Calvin Coolidge, Washington Nationals Presidents Race

Nats to add Coolidge as newest 'Racing President'

 New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

Christie: It's an absolute controlled anger

Obama on Cuba

Obama announces reopening of Cuban Embassy

Hillary Clinton heckled

Poll: Bush, Trump rising nationally for GOP

Donald Trump

Iowa poll: Donald Trump takes second place

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

Sanders readies for first financial test

Hillary Clinton June 2015

Aide: Clinton raised over $45 million

Cuba vacation

10 questions about U.S.-Cuba relations

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    State-by-state look at marijuana laws

    Tennesee Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill legalizing cannabis oil for some medical conditions, take a look at which states allow recreational and medical marijuana use.

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  • The women of political sex scandals

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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.

  • Republican Party history

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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.

  • Surprising politicians who made a splash

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

  • Daughters on the campaign trail

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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.

  • What to know about midterm elections

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

  • Strangest political parties

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    Democrats, Republicans...most everyone has heard of these political parties. But some are not as well known. Take a look at a list of these strange (but real!) political parties.

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