Warren betting that getting personal can help her rebound

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Elizabeth Warren still “has a plan” for everything. She’s just trying to put a more personal face on them. Being a proud policy nerd helped catapult the Massa...

Online conspiracy theories flourish after Iowa caucus fiasco

CHICAGO (AP) — Monday night could not have gone better for online troublemakers who have spent years propagating false or misleading conspiracy theories on the internet that the U.S. election is rigge...

Trump defense counsel Ken Starr says impeachment is 'hell'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Impeachment, he said, “is hell.” A measure of "last resort.” A bad habit to be kicked. With that, Ken Starr, the man whose years-long probe led to the impeachment o...

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Today in History Today is Thursday, Jan. 23, the 23rd day of 2020. There are 343 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 23, ...

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Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2020. There are 351 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 15,...

Can a woman win the presidency? Clash exposes deeper issue

WASHINGTON (AP) — The smoldering political flareup between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders has reignited a debate among Democratic primary voters over a question that has been gnawing at them for ...

Can cash buy the Dem nomination? Two billionaires are trying

WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaires Michael Bloomberg and Tom Steyer are testing an unproven theory in the contest for the Democratic presidential nomination: that their vast personal wealth can buy the tr...

Solidarity march against anti-Semitism, acts of hate

NEW YORK (AP) — Throngs of demonstrators joined by elected officials walked solemnly across the Brooklyn Bridge in a solidarity march Sunday against anti-Semitism and all acts of hate. ...

Anti-Semitism grows in Jewish communities in NYC suburbs

MONSEY, N.Y. (AP) — F or years, ultra-Orthodox Jewish families pushed out of increasingly expensive Brooklyn neighborhoods have been turning to the suburbs, where they have taken advantage of open s...

Pompeo gets a new deputy amid speculation of a Senate run

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has a new deputy, assuring a degree of continuity at the helm of U.S. diplomacy should he resign for a potential Senate bid. The Sena...

US senator proposes money, oversight to boost dam safety

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday called for more federal money and oversight to shore up the nation's aging dams following an Associated Press investigation that found scores of potentially tro...

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Today in History Today is Monday, Dec. 9, the 343rd day of 2019. There are 22 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 9, 1990...

Harris exit points to hurdles facing minority candidates

Kamala Harris cloaked her presidential campaign in the promise of becoming the first black woman in the White House. That wasn't enough for donors and supporters, including black voters. ...

Campaigns swarm Harris donors after she exits the 2020 race

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris’ exit from the Democratic presidential primary has set off a stampede among her former rivals, who are moving fast to improve their campaigns' fortunes by winning over ...

As more men run, Klobuchar makes case for ‘woman candidate’

NEW LONDON, N.H. (AP) — Amy Klobuchar does not want to run for president as a “woman candidate.” That’s never been the Minnesota Democrat’s style. But the media, public opinion polls...