| May 19, 2013
WASHINGTON — At the end of a truly dismal week in his presidency, President Obama remains lucky in one crucial category: his opposition.
It has been only a matter of days since two scandals — the IRS harassment of conservative groups and the...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Marco Rubio led the field of Republican presidential prospects in a nationwide poll released on Wednesday, though voters were split among five potential candidates.
The Quinnipiac University poll of 712 Republicans found Sen. Rubio of Florida...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:22 AM
WASHINGTON — Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook strongly defended the company's tax practices Tuesday at a Senate hearing highlighting the technology giant's use of Irish subsidiaries to shelter billions of dollars in income from U.S. taxes....
| May 13, 2013
| 12:50 PM
It's clear what the Republicans are up to. They know that Hillary Clinton will most likely be the next Democratic candidate to be president of the United States and the only way to stop her is to destroy her credibility, reputation and professionalism....
| May 8, 2013
| 5:41 AM
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Four years after scandal derailed his political career, ex-Republican Gov. Mark Sanford once again holds a South Carolina political office, winning back his old congressional seat Tuesday after a race in which he battled...
| May 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Sen. Rand Paul sharply attacked former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, declaring that her actions in the months leading up to the killing of the U.S. ambassador to Libya last year were "inexcusable, it was a dereliction of...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 11:37 AM
So much for "Jeb! 2016." The kibosh on the anticipated presidential run by the former Florida governor came from an unlikely source at an unexpected time.
"He's by far the best qualified man, but no," said Barbara Bush when asked if she wanted to see...
| May 1, 2013
| 10:49 AM
It's a television scene familiar to most of us over 20 years old:
Wile E. Coyote buys himself an ACME catapult and assembles it, aiming a huge, red rock to land on a black "X" where he anticipates the elusive Roadrunner will pass by.
As Coyote lies in...
| May 7, 2013
| 7:00 AM
NEW YORK — If someone told you of a barnstorming TV host who interviewed people around the country about a given subject, you'd say it sounds like a lot of the road-trip reality series that have proliferated on cable TV.
But what if that host...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:39 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — This was to be a roadmap for a new, more inclusive GOP: attract minority voters, support immigration reform and embrace "welcoming and inclusive" attitudes on gay rights. But minutes after unveiling the proposal on Monday, the...
| May 15, 2012
| 4:33 PM
U.S. Rep. Connie Mack IV has announced a seven-member “conservative coalition” that's backing his Republican U.S. Senate candidacy, a group of mostly fundamentalist Christian activists whose function will apparently be to assail rival George...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:34 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Former Gov. Jeb Bush will be among the speakers at the Republican National Convention later this month, RNC officials announced this morning. “This election comes down to a fundamental choice – between Mitt Romney's...