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Politics May 31Inside the origins of Trump’s high-octane Twitter account
WASHINGTON — Peter Costanzo is the man who helped turn Donald Trump into @RealDonaldTrump.
Politics May 20National Rifle Association endorses Trump for president
Trump called the endorsement a "fantastic honor" and said he would not let NRA members down.
Politics Mar 20Obama steps into history with extraordinary visit to Cuba
Obama's whirlwind trip is a crowning moment in his and Cuban President Raul Castro's ambitious effort to restore normal relations between their countries. While deep differences persist, the economic and political relationship has changed rapidly in the 15 months since…
Politics Mar 12GOP rivals suggest they may not support Trump as nominee
Republican presidential candidates Marco Rubio and John Kasich suggested Saturday they may not support Donald Trump if he becomes the GOP nominee, as violence at the front-runner's rallies deepened the party's chaotic chasm.
Politics Feb 27Hillary Clinton wins Democratic primary in South Carolina
Hillary Clinton has won the Democratic presidential primary in South Carolina. She won the overwhelming support of black voters on her way to a commanding victory over Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders.
Politics Feb 27Hillary Clinton set on winning big in South Carolina
After an up-and-down start to the 2016 presidential contests for Clinton, a sizable victory over Bernie Sanders on Saturday would be an emotional boost for her White House campaign.
Politics Feb 26Rubio finally makes move on Trump, but is it too late?
WASHINGTON — Marco Rubio unleashed a campaign's worth of harsh criticism on Donald Trump in the final Republican debate before Tuesday's crucial primaries.
Politics Feb 24For some turned-off GOP voters, there’s a grudging acceptance of Trump
There's a legion of skeptical Republican voters across the United States coming to grips with the prospect that Trump, a candidate whose appeal they simply can't understand, may end of being their party's best chance for retaking the White House.
Politics Feb 13Testy GOP contenders say Obama should wait on Supreme Court nomination
During Saturday's Republican presidential debate, candidates said President Barack Obama should allow his successor to select the next Supreme Court nomination following the death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia.
Politics Feb 13Scalia death rattles GOP field ahead of debate
The death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia stirred reaction from Republican presidential candidates Saturday, with Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio stating his replacement's nomination should rest with the next president.