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Republican presidential candidate former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush greets voters during a campaign stop Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

Jeb Bush, Donald Trump trade jabs ahead of N.H. primary

- The Washington Times

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has spent months trying to convince voters — with mixed results — that he is ready to win the fight against businessman Donald Trump in the GOP presidential primary and take out former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in a general election matchup.

If the 2008 New Hampshire primary opened a window into a kinder, more emotional Hillary Clinton, this cycle has transformed her back into a ruthless political buzz saw, hammering Bernard Sanders in recent days and accusing the senator from Vermont of trying to "smear" her. (Associated Press)

Tears of 2008 a distant memory as Clinton gets combative in New Hampshire

- The Washington Times

Days before the 2008 Democratic presidential primary, a quaint cafe on the outskirts of this town witnessed the birth of the kinder, gentler Hillary Clinton — a persona that is now little more than a distant memory, as the former secretary of state embraces a more combative approach in her tooth-and-nail fight for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination.

Donald Trump's accusations that fellow Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz applied underhanded methods to win the Iowa caucuses may well harm Mr. Cruz's hopes to win the New Hampshire and South Carolina primaries. (Associated Press)

Trump cheating allegations dog Cruz as New Hampshire nearing

- The Washington Times

The accusation that Ted Cruz used dirty tricks to win Iowa’s Republican caucuses has hounded him in New Hampshire and threatens to keep after him into South Carolina, inflicting damage on his campaign in that key Southern primary where he is a top contender.

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- Associated Press

Opponents of capital punishment are protesting the defeat of a bill repealing Delaware's death penalty and what they describe as chronic racial injustice in the state.

Dozens of domestic abusers guilty of violating Iowa gun ban

- Associated Press

Dozens of Iowa residents have been convicted of violating a state law that bans domestic abusers from owning guns in the five years it's been in effect, according to data obtained by The Associated Press.

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at the Verizon Wireless Center during the 2016 McIntyre Shaheen 100 Club Celebration, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Famous women rally female support for Hillary Clinton

- The Washington Times

Looking to shore up the women's vote for Hillary Clinton, former Secretary of State Madeline Albright repeated one of her often-used themes: "There's a special place in hell for women who don't help each other," she said at a Clinton rally on Saturday in New Hampshire.