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Sunday, Feb 7, 2016 at 09:23 AM PST

Ben Carson Waits in the Wings in Debate Introduction

Ben Carson Waits in the Wings in Debate Introduction

The Republican debate in Manchester, New Hampshire, got off to a bit of an awkward start on Saturday. It began on a high note, when ABC moderator David Muir introduced New Jersey Gov.

Monday, Feb 8, 2016 at 07:15 AM PST

GOP Debate in NH: Christie vs. Rubio, More Top Moments

GOP Debate in NH: Christie vs. Rubio, More Top Moments

Donald Trump was back, Carly Fiorina was out and Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida was drawing attacks after his strong showing in Iowa. The GOP presidential candidates were on stage Saturday night for the final...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 10:18 PM PST

GOP Candidates Debate in New Hampshire

GOP Candidates Debate in New Hampshire

Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals vigorously challenging his readiness to be president...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 01:43 PM PST

Fiorina Uses Debate Exclusion As Fuel to Fight On

Fiorina Uses Debate Exclusion As Fuel to Fight On

Carly Fiorina told a crowd of supporters on Saturday morning that "the game is rigged," assailing ABC News for not inviting her onto Saturday's GOP debate stage because of her low polling numbers nationally, NBC...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 10:23 AM PST

Illinois Dems Move to Make Obama’s Birthday a State Holiday

Illinois Dems Move to Make Obama’s Birthday a State Holiday

Illinois State Rep. Andre Thapedi introduced a new bill this week that could make President Barack Obama’s birthday a state holiday. The proposed legislation, House Bill 4654, would close schools and state...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 03:23 PM PST

Ronald, Nancy Reagan Coins Unveiled at Birthday Event

Ronald, Nancy Reagan Coins Unveiled at Birthday Event

Ronald Reagan Day in California was marked Saturday by a ceremony at the presidential library in Simi Valley that included the unveiling of the designs of the Ronald Reagan Presidential $1 Coin and Nancy Reagan...

Saturday, Feb 6, 2016 at 08:17 AM PST

Obama to Ask for More Clean Energy Funding in Budget

Obama to Ask for More Clean Energy Funding in Budget

President Barack Obama said Saturday that he will ask the Republican-led Congress to double spending on research and development into clean energy by 2020. But the request is unlikely to be fulfilled.

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 07:53 PM PST

WATCH: John Kasich's Snow Day in N.H.

WATCH: John Kasich's Snow Day in N.H.

Considering how much time he has spent campaigning in New Hampshire, it's perhaps no surprise that Republican John Kasich took some time Friday to have a snowball fight. The governor of Ohio, whose...

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 02:47 PM PST

Donald Trump Can Use Adele's Music

Donald Trump Can Use Adele's Music

Adele has said she'd like Trump to quit playing her songs at political rallies. "Adele has not given permission for her music to be used for any political campaigning," said Benny Tarantini, an Adele...

Friday, Feb 5, 2016 at 02:38 PM PST

Las Vegas Newspaper Endorses Marco Rubio

Las Vegas Newspaper Endorses Marco Rubio

The Las Vegas Review-Journal endorsed Florida Sen. Marco Rubio Friday, NBC News reported. "Our reasons for endorsing Sen. Rubio are many. Notably, the Florida senator has deep personal connections to the...

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