Former U.S. congresswoman and shooting survivor Gabby Giffords briefly spoke at a town hall meeting in El Paso, Texas on Thursday night.
Trump economic adviser Larry Kudlow told reporters outside the White House on Thursday the economy is in good shape and there are no stimulus tax cuts in the near future. The White House had floated the idea of a payroll tax cut.
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a 16 trillion dollar climate plan Thursday that builds on the Green New Deal. It calls for the US to move to renewable energy across the economy by 2050.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee dropped out of the 2020 Democratic presidential race, but he says he’s proud of elevating the climate crisis topic
The right-wing populist AfD is expected to do well in upcoming elections in eastern Germany. According to recent polls, the party could get over 20 percent of the vote in the states of Brandenburg and Saxony.
Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday that he will run for the U.S. Senate, becoming the immediate front-runner in a crowded Democratic field vying for the right to challenge Republican incumbent Cory Gardner.
A number of Democratic presidential candidates converged Wednesday night on the Iowa Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO Convention in Altoona, Iowa, near Des Moines.
In 2016 Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in Iran and charged with espionage. Her young daughter, Gabriella, was with her at the time and the family have been separated ever since.
Italy is marking one year since the collapse of the Morandi Bridge in Genoa, which killed 43 people and left some 600 homeless. The cause of the disaster has still not been determined. Last June, the ruins of the bridge were demolished to make way...
President Donald Trump on Thursday sought to reassure his supporters about the state of the US economy despite stock market volatility and told rallygoers in New Hampshire that their financial security depends on his reelection.
Former two-term Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has officially dropped out of the 2020 race, slimming the Democratic field to just over two-dozen.
An unofficial coalition of far-right extremist groups are set to descend on Portland, Oregon this weekend and the city’s mayor has a clear message for them: you are not welcome.
The presidential campaign of Colorado's former governor, John Hickenlooper, never quite caught on -- and now someone close to him tells The Associated Press that's he's dropping out of the race. He's expected to announce the decision Thursday.
As markets melted down Wednesday, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to blame the Federal Reserve's interest rate policy for recent slides.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, at the Iowa State Fair, said rural Americans are beginning to see that the Trump administration is neglecting their regions, and that rural Americans embrace immigrants.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019.
Hong Kong International Airport came to crippling halt on Monday with thousands of anti-government protesters occupying the airport’s main terminals. Authorities said operations have “been seriously disrupted” and cancelled all flights in and out ...
The tight alliance between President Trump and Mitch McConnell has been on clear display in the emerging debate over gun control.
Cheddar's JD Durkin explains how the Iowa State Fair became a crucial campaign stop for Presidential candidates.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Friday, Aug. 9, 2019.
Supporters of gun control legislation rallied at Louisville, Kentucky's Muhammad Ali Center. Democratic Congressman and presidential candidate Tim Ryan called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring gun legislation to the Senate floor.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden spoke about gun control while at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines on Thursday. Biden said congressional legislation is needed to get assault weapons off the street.
Terren Klein, the CEO of College Pulse, discusses university student’s favorite 2020 hopefuls following night two of the second Democratic presidential debates.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
Hundreds of Spanish villages practice a cruel tradition at their fairs. In what's known as becerradas, bull calves are tormented in the arena and pierced with barbed lances or banderillas, often to death.
More and more seaside towns in Britain are fighting against coastal erosion. One is the Welsh town of Fairbourne, population about 1000. Experts say climate change is the cause.
Democratic presidential candidates at UnidosUS Hispanic political forum in San Diego discussed guns and the past week's mass shootings. Monday's speakers included Joe Biden and Senators Amy Klobuchar, Kamala Harris and Bernie Sanders.
The ideological divisions gripping the Democratic Party intensified on Wednesday as presidential candidates waged an acrimonious battle over health care, immigration and race. Criticism of Joe Biden continued after the debate.
Many of the people attending Democratic debate watch parties in Nashua, New Hampshire and Denver, Colorado still seemed to be deciding which candidate they would support for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Ten candidates were on stage in Detroit on Wednesday night, the second straight night of Democratic presidential debates. Former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Kamala Harris took a lot of heat as younger candidates sought the spotlight.
Hecklers at the Democratic presidential debate in Detroit targeted New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, shouting "Fire Pantaleo." They were talking about police officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was not charged in the death of Eric Garner.
People attending debate watch parties in Denver, Colorado and Manchester, New Hampshire voiced their opinions of some of the candidates.
The signature domestic proposal by the top progressive candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination was attacked by moderates. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders defended "Medicare for All" during Tuesday night's debate.
The Democratic candidates for president clash in a debate that laid bare the struggle between a call for revolutionary policies and a desperate desire to defeat President Donald Trump. Night two Wednesday in Detroit promises more of the same.
Detroit police allowed hundreds of protesters to march past the Fox Theater Tuesday as the Democratic candidates for president were about to start their two-day debate on Tuesday night. Pro-Trump and Anti-Trump demonstrators were both on hand.
The White House says it didn't know that an altered presidential seal featuring a two-headed eagle clutching golf clubs would be displayed at a speech by President Donald Trump this week.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Thursday, July 25, 2019.
Small cheese makers from the Normandy are angry at major cheese manufacturers. They say not every soft cheese from the region deserves to be called Camembert.
German emergency medics and doctors are increasingly insulted and abused while on duty. It is a worrying trend.
In 1989, Polish workers helped bring down the Iron Curtain. Today, the former revolutionaries are disappointed with how their country is developing.
House Republicans and Democrats had very different reactions to former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony on Wednesday. House Democrats said there's still a case to be made to the country. Republicans said Democrats need to move on.
Several Democratic presidential candidates who took part in a forum at the NAACP national convention in Detroit say President Donald Trump is trying to divide voters with racial rhetoric.
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Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Bernie Sanders and Mayor Bill de Blasio, all running for the Democratic presidential nomination, joined airport and airline workers near Washington, D.C. as they called for higher wages and affordable health care.