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Trump, in Iowa, says of Romney: 'He choked'

DES MOINES, Iowa -- President Barack Obama was, hands down, the least popular figure of attendees at Saturday's Freedom Summit in Iowa, blistered for what Republicans here cast as his unconstitutional overreach, scandals at the Veterans Affairs ...

Conservatives cheer criticism of Romney and Bush

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Potential candidates for the Republican presidential nomination tested their messages and their appeal before a raucous gathering of Iowa conservatives Saturday, making it clear that cracking down on illegal immigration will be...

CDC garners favorable response in Pew survey

Despite criticism for its response to Ebola in the United States last year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is viewed favorably by a majority of Americans, according to a new survey.

That's one of the findings of a survey that ...

GOP heavyweights gather in Iowa to woo voters

DES MOINES, Iowa -- For months, the 2016 Republican presidential race has been dominated by the "invisible primary" scramble for the backing of the party's donor class.

On Saturday, it goes grass roots.

At least eight likely candidates will give...