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McDonnell's lawyer governor: CEO's loans not inappropriate

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says he took a second loan from a wealthy businessman because it was offered.

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell

Romney: Clinton won't be able to distance herself from Obama

Mitt Romney feels vindicated by Hillary Clinton.

Romney in NYC

Reid cracks Asian jokes, apologizes

Harry Reid, who faulted his 2010 Republican opponent for making an insensitive remark to Asian-Americans, cracked two Asian-themed jokes at a Las Vegas event Thursday.

Harry Reid

Ryan gleefully dumps ice water on Romney

"It is cold." That's what Mitt Romney said, letting out a slight chuckle after his former running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, dumped a bucket of ice water on his head.

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Hagel: ISIS 'beyond anything we have seen'

America's top defense officials left open the possibility of targeting ISIS fighters in Syria, saying during a news briefing Thursday that it was not enough to just hit the extremist group in…

Iraq air strikes car destroyed

N.H. Poll: Brown, Shaheen statistically tied

Republican Scott Brown appears to be closing the gap in his U.S. Senate race against Democratic incumbent Jeanne Shaheen in New Hampshire, according to a new survey released Thursday.

Scott Brown

Judge strikes Florida's same-sex marriage ban

Gay and lesbian rights advocates continued their undefeated run Thursday when a federal judge ruled Florida's same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional -- though he didn't go so far to allow…

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McDonnell testimony focuses on troubled relationship with wife

Bob McDonnell returned to the witness stand Thursday morning, as his corruption trial continued in Richmond federal court.

McDonnell s testimony focuses on marriage problems

US Supreme Court puts Va. gay marriage on hold

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request to delay enforcement of an appeals court ruling that overturned Virginia's same-sex marriage ban. That means gay and lesbian couples cannot…

Gay couple, same-sex couple

Same-sex marriage decision sparks rally in Roanoke

A Roanoke pastor who was ready to perform two of same-sex marriage ceremonies on Thursday, rallied downtown.

Gay pastor says same-sex marriage would set good example

White House: No concessions to hostage takers

National Security Council spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden tells CNN that U.S. policy on ransom for hostage takers is clear. She said Thursday that it "does not grant concessions to hostage takers."

James Foley in bushes

State task force created to address sexual violence on college campuses

Governor Terry McAuliffe and Attorney General Mark Herring announced plans to address sexual assault and violence on college campuses in Virginia.

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe during budget briefing

Obama and Holder hone messages on race issues

They are the nation's first African-American President and attorney general, so Barack Obama and Eric Holder always were going to face extra scrutiny over their approach to racially charged…

AG Holder in Ferguson

'Obama third term' label could hurt Clinton

Very few confidants and former aides were frenzied when Hillary Clinton came under fire for questions about her age, health and wealth.

Their view, for the most part, was Clinton is obviously…

Hillary Clinton 2008

Churches have mixed emotions on delay of same-sex marriages in Virginia

What was supposed to be a historic day in Virginia has now turned into another road block for some couples. The Supreme Court said on Wednesday that it is delaying the start of same-sex…

Churches have mixed emotions on delay of same-sex marriages

Supreme Court delays start of same-sex marriage in Virginia

The court on Wednesday granted a request from a county clerk in northern Virginia to block same-sex marriages across the state while the issue is being appealed to the Supreme Court. The court…

Gay marriage

Former Governor Bob McDonnell takes stand at his federal corruption trial

A defense witness says former first lady Maureen McDonnell often traveled the state promoting Virginia businesses, countering the notion that she gave special treatment to the dietary…

George W. Bush takes the ice bucket challenge

The ALS ice bucket challenge has gone presidential.

George W Bush ice bucket challenge

Rick Perry hits the road

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is scheduled to be in court on Friday, but he won't be there. Instead, he'll be testing the waters for a possible presidential run.

Texas Gov Rick Perry

Republican Ben Chafin wins state Senate special election

Chafin will represent the 38th District - replacing former Sen. Phillip Puckett who retired from the position in June.

Former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell

McDonnell's lawyer governor: CEO's loans not...

Romney in NYC

Romney: Clinton won't be able to distance...

Harry Reid

Reid cracks Asian jokes, apologizes

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Ryan gleefully dumps ice water on Romney

Iraq air strikes car destroyed

Hagel: ISIS 'beyond anything we have seen'

Scott Brown

N.H. Poll: Brown, Shaheen statistically tied

Court generic

Judge strikes Florida's same-sex marriage ban

McDonnell s testimony focuses on marriage problems

McDonnell testimony focuses on troubled...

Gay couple, same-sex couple

US Supreme Court puts Va. gay marriage on hold

Gay pastor says same-sex marriage would set good example

Same-sex marriage decision sparks rally in Roanoke

James Foley in bushes

White House: No concessions to hostage takers

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe during budget briefing

State task force created to address sexual...

AG Holder in Ferguson

Obama and Holder hone messages on race issues

Hillary Clinton 2008

'Obama third term' label could hurt Clinton

Churches have mixed emotions on delay of same-sex marriages

Churches have mixed emotions on delay of...

Gay marriage

Supreme Court delays start of same-sex marriage...

Former Governor Bob McDonnell takes stand at...

George W Bush ice bucket challenge

George W. Bush takes the ice bucket challenge

Texas Gov Rick Perry

Rick Perry hits the road

Republican Ben Chafin wins state Senate special...

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