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Obama confronts his political failure on campaign anniversary

Even as he works to accentuate eight years of achievements, President Barack Obama paused Wednesday to highlight where he readily admits he's failed.

Returning…

Donald Trump New Hampshire primary day

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Hollywood spoofs Donald Trump in 'Funny or Die' movie

Johnny Depp is no stranger to outlandish film roles, but he has never tried his hand -- or hair -- at newly crowned New Hampshire GOP primary winner Donald…

Marco Rubio in Iowa, Jan. 30, 2016

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Marco Reboot: How Rubio plans to turn things around

Coming soon: Marco Rubio 2.0.

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Sanders tastes 'the Yearn'

Bernie feels "the Yearn." Or at least, he tasted it.

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Christie likely to suspend campaign, source says

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will likely suspend his presidential bid Wednesday afternoon, according to a source close to the campaign.

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Sanders, Sharpton meet in Harlem

Civil rights activist Al Sharpton met with Bernie Sanders in Harlem Wednesday, part of the Vermont senator's effort to court support among the…

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NH primary: Outsiders won, insiders crumbled

There was more than a hint of irony in Donald Trump's win in New Hampshire Tuesday night.

Fed chairwoman sticking with first hike since '06

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Janet Yellen: Market turmoil and dollar could hurt economy

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sees warning signs ahead for the U.S. economy.

Testifying before members of the U.S. Congress on Wednesday, Yellen…

Trump and Jeb

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Candidates: South Carolina, here we come

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders trounced their rivals in the New Hampshire primary, winning 35% and 60%, respectively, with nearly all…

Donald Trump in Iowa, January 2016

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Trump to MSNBC hosts: 'You guys have been supporters'

A day after his resounding victory in New Hampshire, Donald Trump made a point to thank two of his "supporters" -- the hosts of MSNBC's "Morning Joe."

"You…

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New Hampshire primaries: 5 takeaways

The anti-establishment revolution the polls promised for months happened in New Hampshire Tuesday night when Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders won the…

Donald Trump campaigns in New Hampshire, Feb. 7., 2016

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Trump on taxes: 'I fight like hell not to pay'

Fresh off his New Hampshire win, Donald Trump said that he would be releasing his tax returns in the coming months, but it is taking longer because they are…

Former President George W. Bush

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George W. Bush joining Jeb Bush in SC

Former president George W. Bush will join his brother former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush in South Carolina to campaign.

Donald Trump at GOP debate

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Exit polls: Trump wins with multiple groups

Exit poll results from the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday night showed deep discontent with the Republican Party and the federal government, and the…

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Clinton supporters ready to hit Sanders after NH

Hillary Clinton's supporters on Capitol Hill are bracing for a win by Bernie Sanders in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, but warn the Vermont senator will…

Bernie Sanders speaks after NH primary

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Did a socialist kibbutz influence Sanders?

A small collective community in northern Israel, modeled after the communist ideals of the Soviet Union, may hold clues to the development of U.S.…

Sanders fundraising

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Sanders' fundraising site struggles with load

In the midst of his New Hampshire victory speech, Bernie Sanders held an impromptu, one-minute fundraiser and apparently jammed up one of the pillars of…

Trump, Sanders split

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Once longshots, Trump and Sanders win in NH

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders cruised to early victories in the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday, while Ohio Gov. John Kasich is…

Head Start Lassie

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10 things Obama would do without GOP opposition

Budget proposals of U.S. presidents are almost always described as dead on arrival in Congress. The budget proposals of outgoing presidents might best be…

Hillary after NH

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Young voters abandon Clinton for Sanders

The Iowa caucuses were days away, and Hillary Clinton's campaign had tapped "In the Attic" -- a band of four 19- and 20-year-olds from Cedar Rapids -- to warm…

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Supreme Court blocks Obama climate rules

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dealt President Barack Obama a blow by moving to temporarily block his administration's rules to limit greenhouse gas emissions…

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Huffington Post: Trump 'racist, sexist demagogue'

Huffington Post took a visceral and aggressive approach to Donald Trump's victory in New Hampshire on Tuesday night, blasting the GOP front-runner as a "racist…

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ABC reporters incorrectly tweet Christie drops out

Three ABC News reporters incorrectly reported that Chris Christie was dropping out of the presidential race on Tuesday night.

Christie, who looks poised to…

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Traffic in Merrimack, NH, keeps polls open

Even after the voting was supposed to be finished in New Hampshire on Tuesday night, a line of full of cars and voters were still waiting to get into a…

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Sanders beats Hillary Clinton in N.H. primary

Bernie Sanders on Tuesday night notched his first win of the 2016 presidential race, defeating Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire Democratic primary.

Sanders'…

Trump speaking after NH win

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Donald Trump: 'I was so happy'

Donald Trump on Tuesday night touted his success across demographic lines after winning the New Hampshire primary.

Ted Cruz in Manchester, NH

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What New Hampshire means for the 2016ers

Here are four takeaways for what's happening on the ground in New Hampshire.

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Judge chides State Department for delay in Clinton email release

A federal judge expressed dismay over the State Department's continued delays releasing Hillary Clinton's emails.

Trump in NH Feb

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Trump: Border wall will cost $8 billion

Donald Trump estimated on Tuesday that it will cost about $8 billion to build the wall he has promised to erect on the U.S.'s southern border if elected…

Donald Trump New Hampshire primary day

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Trump softens tone on McCain

Donald Trump is no longer questioning Sen. John McCain's credentials as a war hero, but he is still hitting the 2008 Republican nominee for his handling of…

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US intelligence: ISIS to attempt American attacks

Top U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that ISIS was likely to attempt direct attacks on the U.S. in the coming year and that the group was infiltrating…

President Barack Obama, Jan. 17, 2016

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GOP set against new Obama budget's proposed tax hikes

President Barack Obama checked off another "last" of his White House tenure Tuesday, submitting his final budget proposal to Congress amid the growing din…

Presidential selfie girls

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'Presidential selfie girls' pick Hillary Clinton

You may know them as the "selfie girls," but New Hampshire teens Addy and Emma Nozell have been fully immersed in Granite State politics this election cycle.

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New Hampshire primary: 5 things to watch

New Hampshire, it's your moment. Voters in the first-in-the nation primary are getting the chance to cast judgment on the presidential field in a vote sure to…

Curt Schilling, August 2012

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Curt Schilling's political donation came with comments on ESPN job

Federal Election Commission filings confirm two things about Curt Schilling: The former star pitcher donated to a Republican presidential campaign last year,…

USS New Hampshire

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What you should know about the USS New Hampshire

A dozen years ago, third-graders in Dover, New Hampshire, launched a letter-writing campaign to name a new Navy submarine after their state.

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Dixville Notch logs victory for Kasich, Sanders

Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders got an early boost Tuesday as they won the vote in Dixville Notch, the New Hampshire hamlet that is home…

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Why the female generational divide for Hillary Clinton?

If you were writing a Hollywood screenplay about the race for the White House centered around an experienced woman with a real chance of becoming the first…

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Trump calls out Bush family over eminent domain

After being attacked by Jeb Bush for his use of eminent domain in past real estate dealings, Donald Trump on Monday called the Bush family hypocrites, citing…

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Axelrod: Clinton should look inward over struggles

David Axelrod, the former top political adviser to President Barack Obama, said Monday that Hillary Clinton's inner circle should accept more responsibility…

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Former NAACP head: Clinton's dig at Sanders 'petty'

Ben Jealous, the former head of the NAACP and one of Bernie Sanders' highest-profile African-American supporters, said on Monday he was unimpressed by Hillary…

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Rubio hopes to recover from debate performance

As he worked the room Monday at a popular Manchester eatery, Marco Rubio couldn't escape talk of his rocky debate performance.

"Saturday night -- you didn't do…

Filipe Calderon

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Ex-Mexican president slams Trump's 'stupid wall'

One of Donald Trump's most familiar refrains recently met hard opposition from a key voice -- the former president of Mexico.

Former Mexican President Felipe…

FBI dept of hacking

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Hackers publish FBI employees' contact info

Hackers, making good on a threat, published contact information for 20,000 FBI employees Monday afternoon, just one day after posting similar data on almost…

Clinton on NH eve

Clinton: 'We're going to take stock' on campaign

Hillary Clinton, facing a tougher than anticipated challenge for the Democratic presidential nomination from Bernie Sanders, is preparing to take a new look at…

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Clinton shows weakness among women

As Hillary Clinton seeks to break that "highest, hardest glass ceiling," she is finding that -- at least in this state -- women voters aren't so eager to help…

Donald Trump in New Hampshire

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Poll: Trump leads ahead of New Hampshire vote

Donald Trump continues to lead the Republican race in New Hampshire on the eve of the vote, the final CNN/WMUR tracking poll finds.

On the Democratic side of…

Michael Bloomberg

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Bloomberg: I'm considering 2016 bid

Michael Bloomberg says he is considering running for president of the United States, a move that would dramatically shake up an already chaotic 2016 race.

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Michigan governor declines congressional invite

In the midst of the water crisis in Flint, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has declined an invitation to testify at a hearing Wednesday before the House Democratic…

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Frantic campaigning as New Hampshire vote nears

The race to the New Hampshire primary is getting nastier by the hour as presidential candidates desperately seek to woo undecided voters on the eve of a…

Sanders at fundraiser

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Economist: Under Sanders, income and jobs would soar

Median income would soar by more than $22,000. Nearly 26 million jobs would be created. The unemployment rate would fall to 3.8%.

Those are just a few of the…

Hillary Clinton talks about Flint

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Clinton pledges to stand with Flint through water crisis

Hillary Clinton promised the people of Flint, Michigan, whose lives have been turned upside down by the city's ongoing water crisis, that she will be their…

Donald Trump at GOP debate

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Why these Obama voters are backing Trump

Eight years after they drew inspiration from Barack Obama's insurgent campaign, some of the very voters who helped elect the first African-American president…

Marco Rubio at NH debate

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Rubio: There's a reason everyone is attacking me

With the political world watching to see if Marco Rubio's less-than-stellar debate reviews impact his political momentum, the Florida senator brushed off…

Donald Trump at GOP debate

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Trump: Bush is an 'embarrassment to his family'

Responding to a volley of critical tweets and comments from Jeb Bush, Donald Trump on Monday called his rival -- the son of one president and brother of…

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Intel agencies had hints of ISIS plot

Intelligence obtained by Western security agencies before the November 13 Paris attacks indicated as many as 60 ISIS fighters had been deployed by the group to…

Political tourist Kathleen Moon

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Meet Kathleen Moon: A political tourist

Kathleen Moon is tired of saying "I'm a Republican, but ..." so she's hit the road in New Hampshire to find out which candidate will best match her…

Sanders podium

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Poll: Trump, Sanders hold leads heading into NH

On the eve of New Hampshire's presidential primaries, a new CNN Poll of Polls finds both Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders are holding on to substantial leads…

Trump Bush after debate

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Trump: Bush 'melts' when he attacks me

Donald Trump returned to mocking Jeb Bush after the two clashed during ABC's Republican presidential debate on Saturday night, calling him a "loser" and…

Bill Clinton campaigns in NH

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Bill Clinton rips Sanders backers

Bill Clinton lashed out at "sexist" and "profane" attacks on Hillary Clinton and her supporters by proponents of Bernie Sanders, and accused them of harassing…

John Kasich seeks 2016 GOP nomination

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Kasich looks to South Carolina, Michigan

Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Monday he was poised to do well in South Carolina and Michigan, casting himself as someone who has been underestimated by Washington…

Hillary Clinton at town hall

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Clinton releases first Spanish-language ads

Hillary Clinton's campaign released its first Spanish-language TV and radio ads on Friday, highlighting the former secretary of state's position on…

Former Gov. Bobby Jindall endorses Marco Rubio

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Bobby Jindal endorses Marco Rubio

Former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Friday endorsed Florida Sen. Marco Rubio for president.

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This man has met every NH candidate since 1988 (almost)

He doesn't have single selfie to prove it but Bruce Schoenfeld says has met -- or shaken hands with -- all of the presidential candidates traveling through New…

Ted Cruz Feb 5

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Ted Cruz: Making U.S. women eligible to be drafted is 'nuts'

Ted Cruz told a New Hampshire audience Sunday that requiring women to sign up for the draft is "nuts," breaking with the views of several Republican…

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Obama helps Stephen Colbert kick off Super Bowl 50 'Late Show'

Stephen Colbert kicked off his live "Late Show" following Super Bowl 50 with a big surprise guest: President Obama.

Obama appeared on CBS' post-Super Bowl…

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Bernie Sanders and 'SNL' debut 'Bern Your Enthusiasm'

"Saturday Night Live" finally proved that Bernie Sanders and Larry David aren't the same person.

Democratic presidential candidate campaigns in Charles City, Iowa, Jan. 30, 2016

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Sanders tired of being 'lectured' on foreign policy

Vermont independent Sen. Bernie Sanders is tired of people questioning his credentials on international affairs, saying that he's been "lectured on foreign…

President Obama SOFU

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Obamas lament White House Wi-Fi situation

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama on Sunday discussed their traditions for the Super Bowl, as well as the improvement the president wants…

Hillary Clinton Bernie Sanders Split Shot 2

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Clinton win shrinks with new Iowa results

The slim margin by which Hillary Clinton won the Iowa caucuses shrank even narrower after the Iowa Democratic Party said Sunday it found counting errors in…

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Gloria Steinem apologizes for being 'misinterpreted'

Gloria Steinem, in a Facebook post on Sunday morning, walked back pro-Hillary Clinton comments critics contend are patronizing toward young women.

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New Hampshire looming, 2016 hopefuls make their case

With just days to go before New Hampshire voters head to the polls for the first-in-the-nation primary, top presidential candidates from both parties sat down…

Jeb Bush NH town hall

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Jeb Bush calls Donald Trump a loser

A very fired up Jeb Bush brought a New Hampshire crowd to its feet Sunday, when he called Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump a loser.

Caucusgoers in line in Iowa

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How the race changed five 2016 candidates

When CNN's Jake Tapper sat down individually with five White House candidates for Sunday's "State of the Union," he asked each of them how the 2016 race has…

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Trump draft status could be an issue in S.C.

The final push in New Hampshire, new wrinkles as the 2016 campaign heads south and a glimpse of possible presidential campaigns to come filled our special…

Donald Trump campaigns in New Hampshire, Feb. 7., 2016

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Donald Trump: I 'wouldn't be happy' with 2nd

Donald Trump said Sunday that he "wouldn't be happy" if he came in second place in the New Hampshire primary.

The comment stands in stark contrast to how the…

Hillary Clinton Feb. 6, 2016

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Clinton on sexism: 'We are still living with a double standard'

Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton said Sunday the only way for women to deal with the "double standard" in the way female candidates are treated by…

New York Stock Exchange

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Clinton, Sanders war over Wall Street escalates

The war over Wall Street between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton escalated Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union," where both candidates defended their…

John Kasich at NH debate

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Kasich downplays Dem joke, says in 'lane of my own'

John Kasich argued Sunday that he's not running in the "establishment lane" in New Hampshire, while downplaying a joke he made that he would be better off…

Hillary Clinton

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Clinton: 'No acceptable' level of lead for kids

Shortly before flying to Flint, Michigan, to see the damage from the lead water crisis there, Hillary Clinton told CNN Sunday that there is "no acceptable"…

Republican ABC debate in NH

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Republican debate: Best ratings of 2016

Bucking a trend of declining debate ratings, ABC's Saturday night GOP faceoff was the highest rated debate so far in 2016, according to overnight Nielsen…

Chris Christie at NH debate

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Christie: 'Whole race changed' after debate

Chris Christie spotlighted his high-profile shutdown of Marco Rubio at Saturday's Republican debate, saying Sunday it effectively ended the "chattering class"…

Donald Trump at GOP debate

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Trump would push waterboarding, does not see NH as must-win

Donald Trump said Sunday he would "go through a process" to end waterboarding's status as a war crime in order to use it against ISIS if he is elected…

Donald Trump speaks to the media in the spin room after the CNBC Republican Presidential Debate.

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Trump's lead in New Hampshire grows, while Sanders' edge shrinks

Donald Trump holds a growing lead in New Hampshire, according to the latest CNN/WMUR tracking poll, while on the Democratic side, Bernie Sanders' still-wide…

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton during their MSNBC Democratic Candidates Debate at the University of New Hampshire on Feb. 4, 2016.

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CNN to hold Democratic presidential debate in Flint, Michigan

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will debate next month in Flint, Michigan, a city thrust into the national spotlight after it was discovered residents were…

Trump, Cruz at NH debate

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Eminent domain puts Trump at odds with 2016ers

Donald Trump was once again playing defense for his position on eminent domain, a stance that is out of step with much of the conservative movement and has…

Ted Cruz Feb 5

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Ted Cruz misstates CNN's reporting at Republican debate

Sen. Ted Cruz knowingly misstated CNN's reporting during Saturday's Republican primary debate, despite the fact that CNN's reporting was correct all along.

Cruz…

Hillary Clinton campaigning

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Clinton courts Sanders fans in New Hampshire

Hillary Clinton is shedding some of the caution that has been a trademark over three decades in public life as she urgently tries to surpass rival Bernie…

Republican ABC debate in NH

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Candidates under fire at GOP debate

Marco Rubio struggled on Saturday to fend off a string of searing attacks from Chris Christie as the Florida senator's establishment rivals tried to halt his…

Hillary and Bill Clinton in Iowa

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Analysis: Clintons earned $153 million from speeches

Hillary Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, combined to earn more than $153 million in paid speeches from 2001 until Hillary Clinton…

Steinem shown here at 2014 White House summit on working families

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Gloria Steinem: Young women back Sanders so they can meet 'boys'

Feminist icon -- and Hillary Clinton supporter -- Gloria Steinem says young women are supporting Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders because "the boys are with Bernie."

Jeb Bush in Iowa

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Bush on Trump: 'The guy needs therapy'

Just hours before Saturday night's Republican debate in New Hampshire, Jeb Bush fired up his biggest crowd to date with digs against rival Donald Trump and…

Clinton Sanders

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Despite big lead, Sanders predicts close race in New Hampshire

Bernie Sanders has a 2-to-1 edge in the latest CNN/WMUR New Hampshire tracking poll, but the Vermont senator believes Tuesday's primary will be a close one.

"We…

Rubio Bush brawl

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Bush, allies: Rubio's abortion position would give Dems fodder

Jeb Bush and his political allies are warning GOP voters not to get behind Marco Rubio over an unlikely issue: abortion.

Hillary Clinton with females senators in New Hampshire

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Clinton turns to Sanders' colleagues to question his preparedness

Hillary Clinton turned to four female members of the United State Senate on Friday in New Hampshire to make her case for the presidency, and to cast her…

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NY governor announces regulations to prevent gay 'conversion therapy'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Saturday announced regulations to prevent "conversion therapy," a practice aimed at changing an individual's sexual orientation…

CarlyFiorina

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ABC: No last-minute invite for Fiorina to debate

ABC News has no plans to give Carly Fiorina a last-minute invitation to Saturday night's Republican debate, despite mounting protest from her and some of her…

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5 things to watch in the Republican debate

Donald Trump is back on the stage, and under pressure, as Republicans meet for their final debate before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary.

Donald Trump in Iowa, January 2016

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Trump vows to build border wall to address NH 'drug epidemic'

Donald Trump on Saturday again vowed to build a wall along the Mexico-U.S. border -- this time arguing that it would help stem New Hampshire's "drug epidemic."

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