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Clinton won't answer Keystone pipeline question

Hillary Clinton on Tuesday declined to say whether she supported the Keystone XL pipeline expansion, telling a New Hampshire voter that if the matter is still undecided by the time she becomes…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaigns in Iowa

Trump distances himself from top aide's for rape comment

Donald Trump distanced himself Tuesday from comments made by one of his top adviser in an explosive interview while defending the Republican presidential candidate from a decades-old rape…

Donald Trump in Iowa July 18, 2015

Boehner to limit access to Pope's speech

Fearing an overcapacity crowd, House Speaker John Boehner is cracking down on access to the House chamber for Pope Francis' speech to a joint meeting of Congress in September -- and he doesn't…

John Boehner 2015

Obama: I could win 3rd term if I ran again

President Barack Obama said Tuesday that he could win a third term in office if he ran again but that he is barred by the Constitution.

"I actually think I'm a pretty good President. I think if I…

President Barack Obama speaking in Ethiopia

South Boston town manager Timothy Wilson resigns

Town council voted unanimously Monday night to accept the resignation of Timothy Wilson.

Timothy Wilson

Majority wants Congress to reject Iran deal

A majority of Americans want Congress to reject the recently-negotiated nuclear deal with Iran, even as President Barack Obama's approval rating continues to stand in net-positive territory for…

Iran nuclear deal negotiators

Price tag for fighting ISIS now at $3.2 billion

The cost of U.S. military operations against ISIS now tops $3.2 billion -- a tab of $9.4 million per day, according to Pentagon estimates.

The bulk of those expenses are daily flying operations…

ISIS

Militarized AI arms race almost certain, says Hawking, others

A group of concerned scientists, researchers and academics, including Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking, have warned that a military artificial intelligence arms race could soon develop if…

Phalanx CIWS

Trump sells Manhattan penthouse for $21 million

Donald Trump has sold a Manhattan penthouse for a cool $21 million.

The presidential candidate unloaded his 24th floor place in the Trump Park Avenue building in New York. The 6,200-square-foot…

Donald Trump

Huckabee's '07 Iran comments show about-face

Before accusing President Barack Obama of marching Israelis "to the door of the oven" by reaching a nuclear deal with Iran, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee called for increased diplomatic…

Huckabee 2014

Stewart left speechless over Huckabee comments

Jon Stewart is one of TV's most outspoken media critics, but at one point during Monday's "Daily Show" the host literally had nothing to say.

During the second segment on the "Daily Show,"…

Mike Huckabee declares 1

Bush lays out immigration plan to Telemundo

Jeb Bush told Telemundo he wants a pathway to legal status for all 11 million undocumented immigrants in the United States.

The former Florida governor granted his first Spanish-language…

Bush CPAC

O'Malley goes after Clinton in Wall Street slam

Martin O'Malley did something new on Monday: He used Hillary Clinton's name to knock the Democratic frontrunner.

During an interview with Concord New Radio in New Hampshire, O'Malley hit Clinton…

Martin O'Malley

NYT sets the record straight on botched Clinton story

Four days after a major error in a story about Hillary Clinton's emails, the New York Times has published an editors' note laying out what went wrong.

The note, published late Monday night, said…

New York Times

9/11 photos show challenge of pivotal moment

Peering at the drawn-out look on former Vice President Dick Cheney's face and the expressions of other top Bush Administration officials, former 9/11 Commission Vice Chairman Lee Hamilton…

New 9-11 photos

House votes to overhaul the Secret Service

A bill to overhaul the U.S. Secret Service after series of high-profile missteps has overwhelmingly passed the House.

The bipartisan bill was approved on a 365-16 vote. It now moves on to the…

Secret Service police car

Who must be killed to beat ISIS and al Qaeda?

Every other week, it seems, U.S. officials disclose that another "key" terror commander has been eliminated -- in Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Afghanistan, etc.

ISIS flag

Campaign trail ablaze over weekend: Who said what?

Over the weekend, the 2016 campaign trail was abuzz with presidential candidates pitching plans and engaging with voters and Sunday and Saturday had no shortage of news-making comments from…

Mike Huckabee declares 1

Cline to seek another term in Virginia House of Delegates

Ben Cline has served in the General Assembly for more than twelve years.

Delegate Ben Cline announced re-election campaign

NY Times editor calls Clinton email coverage 'a mess'

Two of the New York Times' top editors on Monday addressed the paper's handling of a controversial story about Hillary Clinton's State Department emails and one of the editors concluded, "It…

Hillry Clinton July 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton campaigns in Iowa

Clinton won't answer Keystone pipeline question

Donald Trump in Iowa July 18, 2015

Trump distances himself from top aide's for...

John Boehner 2015

Boehner to limit access to Pope's speech

President Barack Obama speaking in Ethiopia

Obama: I could win 3rd term if I ran again

Timothy Wilson

South Boston town manager Timothy Wilson resigns

Iran nuclear deal negotiators

Majority wants Congress to reject Iran deal

ISIS

Price tag for fighting ISIS now at $3.2 billion

Phalanx CIWS

Militarized AI arms race almost certain, says...

Donald Trump

Trump sells Manhattan penthouse for $21 million

Huckabee 2014

Huckabee's '07 Iran comments show about-face

Mike Huckabee declares 1

Stewart left speechless over Huckabee comments

Bush CPAC

Bush lays out immigration plan to Telemundo

Martin O'Malley

O'Malley goes after Clinton in Wall Street slam

New York Times

NYT sets the record straight on botched Clinton...

New 9-11 photos

9/11 photos show challenge of pivotal moment

Secret Service police car

House votes to overhaul the Secret Service

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Who must be killed to beat ISIS and al Qaeda?

Mike Huckabee declares 1

Campaign trail ablaze over weekend: Who said what?

Delegate Ben Cline announced re-election campaign

Cline to seek another term in Virginia House of...

Hillry Clinton July 2015

NY Times editor calls Clinton email coverage '...

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2014 Elections

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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.

  • America's most political states

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

  • States with early voting

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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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