Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump cancelled a campaign event Monday where he planned to announce endorsements by black pastors, after a group of black leaders protested the endorsement and some of the attendees claimed they never promised to back the candidate.
With tensions from terrorist attacks overshadowing a global climate-change summit, President Obama urged world leaders in Paris Monday to reach a deal to curb global warming.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has won the endorsement of the New Hampshire Union Leader, giving the 2016 GOP presidential candidate a big boost in a state shaping up to be crucial to his White House aspirations.
Sen. John McCain of Arizona said Monday that President Obama still does not have an overall strategy to combat the Islamic State terrorist group in the Middle East, likening the fight against the group to “putting band-aids on bleeding areas.”
Planned Parenthood officials on Sunday blamed the “hateful speech” of conservative lawmakers and Republican presidential contenders for contributing to Friday’s deadly shooting at a Colorado clinic, but conservatives said the left is trying to use the tragedy for political gain and to again push for gun control measures.
The dating habits of America’s seniors might be of interest to online matchmakers and certain pharmaceutical companies, but Sen. James Lankford wants to know why the federal government felt it needed to get involved — to the tune of nearly $375,000 — to conduct its own study.
The “war on drugs” has become a chief target for Democratic presidential hopefuls who use outsized rhetoric to say drug laws, particularly those regarding marijuana, are filling the nation’s prisons and jails with nonviolent offenders who shouldn’t be behind bars.
Donald Trump said Sunday that “hundreds of people” have called and tweeted his campaign to confirm that thousands of Muslims in New Jersey publicly celebrated the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Senate GOP leaders face a major test over the next two weeks in trying to round up enough Republicans to back a bill that would gut Obamacare and strip funding from Planned Parenthood — but they’re caught in a tug-of-war between powerful conservative lobbies who view the issues in very different ways.
Donald Trump still holds a lead in the Republican presidential polls in Iowa, but Ben Carson is fading and Sen. Ted Cruz is catching up fast as the first-in-the-nation caucuses prepare for another wild finish.
Ugandan Foreign Minister Sam Kutesa was explicit earlier this year when asked what it would take for developing countries to sign up for the emerging U.S.-led climate deal: “Money.”
Carly Fiorina said Sunday that Donald Trump “only feels big when he’s trying to make everyone else look small” and that his actions clearly demonstrate he’s not a serious contender for the White House.
The Obama administration released new rules last week imposing stiffer requirements on catfish sold as food — a move Southern lawmakers cheered, hoping it will push foreign catfish out of the U.S. market and help local producers.
NO CONTAINMENT: DEATHS FROM TERRORISM UP 80%
Republican presidential candidates Sunday piled on front-runner Donald Trump, suggesting the real estate mogul lacks the policy knowledge and the self-discipline to be commander in chief.