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Why Border-State Gubernatorial Candidates Can't Solve Their Voters' Most Pressing Issue

Immigration is a hot-button issue, so border-state politicians talk a big game about it. There's only one problem.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:10pm

Red-State Democrats Turn to Their Families for Campaign Help

Vulnerable Democratic senators realize their last names may be their biggest assets.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:10pm

Sen. Feinstein: The U.S. Is Now at Cold War Levels With Russia

"Putin, you have to man up," Feinstein told CNN's Candy Crowley.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:52am

John Kerry Makes the U.S. Case Against Russia Over Downed Plane

The secretary of State made the Obama administration's pitch over the plane crash in Ukraine across TV on Sunday morning.

Posted: Sunday, July 20, 2014 - 9:49am

Q&A: Former Key Democrat Seeks New Iran Sanctions if Talks-Extension Terms Too Lax

Howard Berman -- until last year the House Foreign Affairs panel's top Democrat -- supports more nuclear negotiations if real Tehran assurances are within reach.

Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014 - 2:54pm

Music Video Begs Elizabeth Warren to Run for President

The senator is not Ready For Warren, though her supporters might be.

Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014 - 2:45pm

Nelson Mandela Day

Historical photos from Mandela's postprison years and meeting with U.S. leaders.

Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014 - 2:29pm

Obama Tells Europe to Step Up on Russia

It was clear from the president's remarks about Ukraine that he now expects greater help from European allies in countering Putin. 

Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014 - 2:17pm

Did Obama Just Signal That He'll Open the Atlantic Coast to Drilling?

The Interior Department said Friday that it will allow companies to use seismic air guns and other methods to gauge oil-and-gas resources underlying Atlantic Coast waters.

Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014 - 2:14pm

On Net Neutrality, Verizon Leads Push for 'Fast Lanes'

The company wants to charge websites for faster access to customers. 

Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014 - 1:47pm