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  • Health care fines press millenials as sign-up deadline nears

    WASHINGTON – Millions of young adults healthy enough to think they don't need insurance face painful choices this year as the sign-up deadline approac ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 2:22 pm
  • Sen. John Cornyn a 'peacemaker' as GOP rift on criminal justice widens

    WASHINGTON – A widening Republican rift over revamping the nation's criminal justice system is dashing hopes for overhaul in the final year of Preside ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 8:37 am
  • Immigration is high-priority issue for New Hampshire voters

    BROOKLINE, N.H. – People in New Hampshire live nearly 2,400 miles from El Paso, Texas, one of the busiest crossings on America's Southern border. And ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 8:33 am
  • Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders woo undecided Iowa voters as caucus nears

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Wooing undecided Iowa voters, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on Monday night each cast themselves as life-long champions for ta ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Who's Obama for? Hillary Clinton has reason to smile

    WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama hasn't endorsed a Democratic successor, but he's now revealed some personal pros and cons in the fight between Hil ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Marco Rubio's Iowa crisscross approach bends caucus campaign norm

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Marco Rubio has recently been all over the map in Iowa. Quite literally.Having sp ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 2:53 pm
  • Presidential candidates seek final Iowa edge in unpredictable race

    IOWA FALLS, Iowa – One week to go, the 2016 presidential candidates opened their final push Monday in Iowa, seeking any edge in a race brimming with u ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 2:02 pm
  • Supreme Court upholds government's energy conservation program

    WASHINGTON – In a win for the Obama administration and environmental groups, the Supreme Court on Monday upheld a 5-year-old federal program that pays ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • AP FACT CHECK: Gutted? Disaster? GOP hyperbole on military

    WASHINGTON – Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says the Obama administration has "gutted" every weapons system in the U.S. military's invento ...
    Jan. 25, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders take different lessons from Obama's '08 win

    MARION, Iowa – To Bernie Sanders, President Barack Obama's improbable victory in the 2008 Iowa caucuses was a testament to the power of an inspiration ...
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 4:09 pm
  • Hillary Clinton wins support from Obama officials

    WASHINGTON – Hillary Clinton hasn't just been wrapping herself in President Barack Obama's legacy lately. She's been wrapping herself in his Cabinet.
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 11:47 am
  • Billionaire donors helped Ted Cruz rise in GOP presidential bid

    WASHINGTON – Four of America's wealthiest businessmen laid the foundation for Ted Cruz's now-surging Republican presidential campaign and have redefin ...
    Jan. 24, 2016 - 9:21 am
  • Donald Trump: My supporters would stick with me if I shot someone

    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says his supporters are so loyal they would stick with him even if he shot somebod ...
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 2:47 pm
  • AP sources: Michael Bloomberg eyeing independent White House bid

    NEW YORK – Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is taking early steps toward an independent campaign for president, seeing a potential path to the ...
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 11:56 am
  • GOP establishment moving a little closer to accepting Donald Trump

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Donald Trump and some mainstream Republicans are engaged in a long-distance flirtation. Both sides are coming to the realization th ...
    Jan. 23, 2016 - 9:14 am
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