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Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 11:23 PM CDT

Candidates Descend on Pa. Ahead of Tuesday's Primary

Candidates Descend on Pa. Ahead of Tuesday's Primary

With dozens of delegates up for grabs for both parties, presidential hopefuls descended on the Philadelphia region Monday before voters head to the polls in Pennsylvania and Delaware on Tuesday. Republican...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 01:58 PM CDT

'Ready for a Political Revolution': Bernie Sanders Rallies in Conn.

'Ready for a Political Revolution': Bernie Sanders Rallies in Conn.

Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders headed to Hartford on Monday for his second campaign stop in Connecticut ahead of Tuesday's primary election. "Looks to me like Hartford...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 08:54 AM CDT

Some Muslims See Past Trump's Bluster

Some Muslims See Past Trump's Bluster

As a Donald Trump supporter, Nedal Tamer feels he's in the minority among Muslim-Americans, comfortable with his choice yet somewhat confounded that he doesn't have more company.

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 10:47 AM CDT

Former Senator Marries Man 20 Years After Wife's Death

Former Senator Marries Man 20 Years After Wife's Death

Former U.S. Sen. Harris Wofford talks tenderly of his two loves — his late wife Clare and his soon-to-be spouse Matthew Charlton — in a New York Times opinion piece. The 90-year-old Pennsylvania statesman said...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 08:02 PM CDT

Anti-Trump Pact Unites His Rivals on Eve of 5 Primaries

Anti-Trump Pact Unites His Rivals on Eve of 5 Primaries

Declaring the Republican presidential contest at "a fork in the road," Ted Cruz and John Kasich defended their extraordinary new alliance on Monday as the party's last, best chance to stop Donald Trump, even as...

Sunday, Apr 24, 2016 at 10:40 PM CDT

Cruz Goes All Out in Indiana, Dismisses Kasich

Cruz Goes All Out in Indiana, Dismisses Kasich

Ted Cruz has gone all out in Indiana, even though John Kasich’s campaign said last week it locked down the support of a majority of the state’s delegates, NBC News reported. Cruz said Sunday that only...

Sunday, Apr 24, 2016 at 05:26 PM CDT

Cruz Wins Support of Majority of Maine Delegates

 Cruz Wins Support of Majority of Maine Delegates

The majority of Ted Cruz’s delegates in Maine were picked for the Republican National convention over the weekend, NBC News reported. That means at least 19 of the 23 delegates Maine will send to the convention...

Monday, Apr 25, 2016 at 05:49 AM CDT

Poll: Clinton, Trump Lead in Pennsylvania

Poll: Clinton, Trump Lead in Pennsylvania

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton hold double-digit leads in the April 26 primary contest of Pennsylvania, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll. In the Republican race, Trump gets support...

Sunday, Apr 24, 2016 at 05:01 AM CDT

FLOTUS Urges Grads to Vote to Protect Civil Rights

FLOTUS Urges Grads to Vote to Protect Civil Rights

First lady Michelle Obama told graduates of a historically black university in Mississippi on Saturday that "the power of voting is real and lasting" and they need to cast ballots to protect civil-rights...

Saturday, Apr 23, 2016 at 06:07 PM CDT

Obama Calls Out BLM Activists for 'Yelling'

Obama Calls Out BLM Activists for 'Yelling'

President Barack Obama criticized the Black Lives Matter movement, saying activists should discuss their concerns with leaders rather than yelling at them, NBC News reported. Obama lauded the movement...

 
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