CLEVELAND -- Fresh off his marathon Republican convention acceptance speech, Donald Trump looked backward Friday, rekindling his feud with onetime chief rival Ted Cruz.
Trump, in classic style, essentially said he couldn'...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Donald Trump was a man in full Thursday night as he accepted the Republican nomination: Full-throated, full of fury and full of himself: "I am your voice"; "I alone can fix it [the system]"; "I am the law and ...Read more
Where's the pivot?
That's what I was wondering throughout Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's lengthy and surprisingly humorless acceptance speech Thursday at the Grand Old Party's national convention in ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Donald Trump's botched convention made Hillary Clinton's task in Philadelphia easier. Not necessarily easy, but easier.
The Republicans' four days here were marked by disorganization, division and darkness. ...Read more
CHICAGO -- In his book "The Unwanted Sound of Everything We Want," Garret Keizer writes: "Noise is not the most important problem in the world. Compared to the disasters of famine, war, and global climate change, the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Crucial political decisions often concern which bridges to cross and which to burn. Donald Trump's dilemma is that he burns some bridges by the way he crosses others. His campaign depends on a low-probability...Read more
MIAMI -- In another election, Hillary Clinton might have been tempted to choose a different kind of running mate.
She could have fired up the party base with a staunch progressive, or reinforced her own historic candidacy...Read more
WASHINGTON –– Donald Trump said he prevented Ted Cruz from being ripped off the Republican National Convention stage by entering the Cleveland arena as hundreds of angry delegates lashed out at the Texas senator.
It was early evening Friday, when four of Hillary Clinton's top aides, including campaign chairman John Podesta, snuck out of her campaign headquarters in Brooklyn, using a freight elevator to avoid being seen.
The four ...Read more
MIAMI -- Tim Kaine made his first appearance as Hillary Clinton's running mate Saturday, taking the stage at Florida International University with the soon-to-be Democratic presidential nominee in bilingual Miami so he ...Read more
In 1984, Hal Riney, a San Francisco advertising man, wrote and narrated "Morning in America," which became the signature television commercial of Republican Ronald Reagan's winning re-election campaign. In Riney's calm ...Read more
Sandra Collins (used to) fight the cellulite battle for as long as she can remember. The odd thing is she has always been fit and healthy, going to the gym for the last 10 years, lifting weights and following gym programs. However, her cellulite never seem to go away no matter what until she came across...
WASHINGTON -- Staring down racial tension, gun violence and police misconduct issues across the country, G.K. Butterfield is playing a reserved but active role in Washington, D.C., as chairman of the Congressional Black ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Senate Democrats are worried about the heavy spending of Republican-aligned outside groups in some key Senate races, concerned that a GOP edge in spending has added an unexpectedly steep barrier to their path...Read more
After his address at the Republican national convention in Cleveland on Monday, it would be inaccurate to declare that a star is born, because it's been clear for some time that Tom Cotton's performance has been stellar ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Orange County Rep. Loretta Sanchez said in an interview with a Spanish-language television station that she believes President Barack Obama may have endorsed rival Kamala Harris in California's U.S. Senate ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- If Hillary Clinton is looking to show the Democratic Party's liberal wing that she's ready to be tough on Wall Street as president, her choice of running mate may not help much.
In selecting Sen. Tim Kaine ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- In the end it was Tim Kaine's biography that led Hillary Clinton to choose him as her running mate over possible contenders who are bolder, younger, more diverse or close to her family.
Kaine, 58, a senator ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- As Richard Rosenfeld listened to Donald Trump accept the Republican presidential nomination Thursday, a couple of recent crime trends the candidate cited were immediately familiar.
Trump told convention ...Read more
It was dark, dark, oh so dark. That's what numerous media commentators said about Donald Trump's speech at the end of the Cleveland convention, but is that necessarily awful? If there are major worries in the world, ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Donald Trump plans to create and fund super PACs specifically aimed at ending the political careers of Ted Cruz and John Kasich should either run for office again, after both snubbed the Republican nominee ...Read more
- Hillary Clinton picks Tim Kaine, Va. senator and former governor, as her running mate
- Ted Cruz gambles again and goes his own way; is it his end or beginning?
- Responsibility was the aim of the Kaine pick
- Analysis: Kaine pick won't help Clinton win over anti-Wall Street critics
- Trump planning to fund super PACs aimed at taking down Cruz, Kasich