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Politics Feb 02What to watch in New Hampshire and beyond
Sure, the Iowa caucuses were packed with suspense. But there will be plenty of intrigue to track on the day after, too.
Politics Jan 17Sanders, Clinton clash during Democratic debate in Charleston
In a turn from more civil Democratic presidential debates, all three candidates clashed on health care, gun policy and more in a forum just a few blocks from the "Mother Emanuel" church where nine parishioners were murdered last year.
Nation Jan 12Tuning in to State of the Union? Watch for these issues
The White House is promising a nontraditional address for President Barack Obama's final State of the Union.
Politics Dec 28Speculation starting to swirl over a brokered GOP convention
It's that point in the presidential election cycle when speculation starts swirling that the primaries won't produce a clear winner and one of the parties' big nominating conventions will dissolve in chaos.
World Dec 01Russia may finally come around on Assad’s future, Obama says
PARIS — President Barack Obama expressed optimism Tuesday that Russia will ultimately come around on the need for Syrian President Bashar Assad to leave power to end his country's long civil war, but warned the turnaround would not come overnight.
Politics Nov 30Top carbon culprits U.S., China, India debate nuances of roles
LE BOURGET, France -- Call them the culprits of carbon. Leaders of the United States, China and India -- the world's top three carbon polluters -- engaged in some private diplomacy Monday on the sidelines of the international climate change…
World Nov 30Obama: Climate pact an ‘act of defiance’ after Paris attacks
LE BOURGET, France -- Pushing for a powerful climate deal, President Barack Obama called the global talks opening Monday outside Paris an "act of defiance" against terrorism that proves the world stands undeterred by Islamic State-linked attacks in Europe and…
World Nov 24Obama hopes China, India share climate commitment with U.S. in Paris
WASHINGTON — The White House says President Barack Obama is hoping to give a boost to international climate talks in Paris next week by holding early one-on-one meetings with the leaders of China and India.
Politics Aug 24Obama pushing for more clean energy choices for consumers
LAS VEGAS -- Pushing back against fossil fuel interests, President Barack Obama is pressing to give ordinary Americans more power to choose what kind of power they use.
Politics Aug 22Presidential contenders struggle to adapt to an unusual race
Nearly six months out from the first votes of a presidential campaign, candidates should be fleshing out who they are and what they stand for. Instead, some of the best-known 2016 candidates are toting heavy baggage that's proving to be…