2020 turning point: New phase in race tests Dem aggression

NEW YORK (AP) — The unwritten rules that have so far prevented the Democratic presidential contest from devolving into all-out conflict are about to be tested. The early front-runner...

2020 hopeful Biden set to outline vision for uniting America

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden is outlining his vision for unifying America in a high-profile speech set in his native Pennsylvania. The Democratic presidential cont...

Biden surge fueled by electability advantage. Will it last?

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Twenty of his rivals have lined up to run for president, believing the race for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination was wide open. But one week after launching his cam...

Biden entry triggers new, uglier phase of Democratic primary

NEW YORK (AP) — The early days of the 2020 Democratic presidential primary have been defined by order, amicable disagreement and an overwhelming focus on defeating President Donald Trump. ...

Puerto Rico Gov: Trump refuses meeting over hurricane relief

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is refusing to meet privately with the governor of Puerto Rico to discuss the pace of disaster relief 17 months after Hurricane Maria devastated the U.S. terri...

Bloomberg's climate pragmatism could turn off 2020 Democrats

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — This should be Michael Bloomberg's moment. No presidential prospect has done more to confront climate change than the billionaire Democrat, who measures his prog...

Analysis: Trump bets re-election on immigration, socialism

NEW YORK (AP) — From the biggest stage in U.S. politics, President Donald Trump made clear that on the defining issue of his presidency — immigration — he cannot or will not change his hard-line appro...