LOS ANGELES -- The protests outside Donald Trump's rally in Costa Mesa, Calif., on Thursday night appear to point to an upcoming month of activism by Latinos and others as the GOP front-runner tries to seal the ...Read more
At the tricky art of pandering -- a candidate's seeking the support of a specific group of voters by telling them what the candidate calculates that group wants to hear -- nobody in 2016 has been more blatant than Sen. ...Read more
BURLINGAME, Calif. -- The Donald Trump campaign made a wild and indelible debut Friday in Northern California, as hundreds of sign-waving protesters clashed with police and blocked Trump's motorcade, forcing the Republican...Read more
BURLINGAME, Calif. -- Donald Trump's emphasis on illegal immigration has propelled his presidential campaign to the threshold of winning the Republican nomination, but it risks huge collateral damage to a California state ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- On the cusp of the Republican nomination, Donald Trump has no blueprint for raising the estimated $1 billion he'd need to take on the Democrats and no process in place to begin vetting vice presidential ...Read more
WASHINGTON--The campaign of Bernie Sanders has dropped a lawsuit it filed in December against the Democratic National Committee, after the national party cut off its access to crucial voter data.
The move came Friday as ...Read more
INDIANAPOLIS -- Union steelworker Doug Fuller came here for a rally to protest plans to close a Carrier Corp. plant here and move jobs to Mexico. But Fuller has his own troubles: His plant in Granite City, Ill., has been ...Read more
The time is coming when Bernie Sanders should declare victory -- not because he is going to be the Democratic presidential nominee, but because he has already won so much.
Of course, Sanders knows very well that he ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Democrat Hillary Clinton's shift toward the general election campaign moved up a level Friday with the hiring of top staff members in three battleground states, the firmest signal yet that her campaign views ...Read more
INDIANAPOLIS -- Ted Cruz is all about the evangelical vote, but in Indiana, it's not proving to be a big help.
Not even with Gov. Mike Pence, a hero of the religious right, announcing Friday he was backing the Texas ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A Pentagon official complained that the Republican-led House committee investigating Hillary Clinton's response to the 2012 Benghazi, Libya, attacks has launched a "crescendo" of new demands for interviews ...Read more
Professional wrestling has nothing on a Donald Trump rally.
At a WWE event, the staged violence happens in the ring or around it. At a Trump rally, you never know where the standoff, tussle or sucker punch will come from....Read more
On Wednesday, at a "Millennial Town Hall" at Georgetown University, House Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R-Wis.) fielded a tricky question from a young Republican.
What "reasons for optimism," the student asked, could Ryan offer ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- When it comes to Donald Trump, Republicans in Congress are past denial and anger. Some haven't quite given up on bargaining, still dreaming of a contested convention.
But after Trump's dominance in Tuesday's...Read more
WASHINGTON -- It could take just one pesky mosquito bite to pit the public against Senate Republicans.
At least, that's what one of the GOP senators involved in drafting supplemental legislation to address the response to...Read more
Donald Trump, the presidential candidate with no government experience whatsoever, crowned himself "the presumptive nominee" this week. The GOP race is over, he declared. Enchanted with the echo of his bravado -- mirror, ...Read more
Judging from the latest primary results and new polls that have just come out, I have a growing feeling that Latinos will save America from Donald Trump.
There is little question after the April 26 primary elections in ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court has refused for now to block a strict voter identification law in Texas that critics say will make it harder for as many as 600,000 registered voters who lack driver's licenses to cast a ...Read more
Have a look in this mirror. I hope you have a strong stomach.
The news story was the deaths of three Pinellas County, Florida, girls, two ages 15 and one 16, who allegedly stole a car in the early hours of March 31, and ...Read more
COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Hundreds of demonstrators filled the street outside the Orange County amphitheater where Donald Trump held a rally Thursday night, stomping on cars, hurling rocks at motorists and forcefully declaring...Read more
- Protests rage outside Trump rally in California; 17 arrested, police car smashed
- Trump urges California GOP to unite behind him amid raging protests
- Trump protesters could bring unintended consequences for GOP race
- Trump touts his anti-immigration plans at protest-marred event in Southern California
- In Indiana, the deal to stop Trump may be backfiring