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Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 07:38 AM PST

Presidential Campaigns Turn to South Carolina

Presidential Campaigns Turn to South Carolina

Presidential hopefuls are focusing their efforts on South Carolina ahead of the state's upcoming primaries.

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 01:10 PM PST

Rubio Launches New Attacks in Jumbled S.C. Primary

Rubio Launches New Attacks in Jumbled S.C. Primary

Trying to re-establish his place as a White House contender, Republican Sen. Marco Rubio is unloading on nearly all of his rivals, declaring them unprepared for the national security responsibilities of...

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 07:51 PM PST

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Clinton: Sanders Making Promises That 'Cannot Be Kept'

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate, a polite but pointed contest that marked a shift in the primary toward...

Friday, Feb 12, 2016 at 08:40 AM PST

Fundraisers, 'Ellen' Show on President's Calif. Itinerary

Fundraisers, 'Ellen' Show on President's Calif. Itinerary

President Barack Obama taped an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" in Burbank and spoke at a pair of Democratic National Committee fundraisers in Hancock Park on Thursday, criticizing the tenor of...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 07:11 PM PST

Trump Makes Electability Pitch Since N.H. Victory

Trump Makes Electability Pitch Since N.H. Victory

Donald Trump is making his first pitch of electability after a landslide victory in New Hampshire. Trump told nearly 5,000 people in South Carolina that he could win beyond the Palmetto State, NBC News...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 04:38 PM PST

Congressional Black Caucus to Endorse Clinton

Congressional Black Caucus to Endorse Clinton

The Congressional Black Caucus PAC will endorse Hillary Clinton on Thursday, NBC News has confirmed. The group will help her campaign to win over minority voters in upcoming primary contests. Clinton has...

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 04:31 AM PST

Trump Won Despite Ignoring NH's Famed Retail Politics

Trump Won Despite Ignoring NH's Famed Retail Politics

The governors competing for the Republican presidential nomination all tried to outdo each other in time spent in New Hampshire, staking their campaigns on an electorate more moderate and less religious than in...

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 03:51 AM PST

Chris Christie Ends Presidential Campaign

Chris Christie Ends Presidential Campaign

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is suspending his presidential bid, his campaign confirmed to NBC News. Christie had announced Tuesday night that he would return home to New Jersey rather than head to...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 12:31 PM PST

Carly Fiorina Suspends Presidential Campaign

Carly Fiorina Suspends Presidential Campaign

Republican candidate Carly Fiorina has suspended her campaign for president. The former Hewlett-Packard executive's decision comes a day after a disappointing showing in the New Hampshire primary, where...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 08:22 AM PST

'Free Ponies for All' Candidate Vermin Supreme Finishes 4th in NH Primary

'Free Ponies for All' Candidate Vermin Supreme Finishes 4th in NH Primary

Pony-loving, boot wearing Vermin Supreme finished fourth among Democrats in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary. Bernie Sanders beat Hillary Clinton in a rout. Martin O'Malley, who dropped out of the race after the...

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