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Trump, Clinton dominate primaries, extend leads

Apr 27, 2016 - 9:14 AM

UPDATED Donald Trump sweeps 5 northeastern states in April 26 Republican primaries; In the Democratic primaries Hillary Clinton takes 4 Bernie Sanders wins one

FRONTRUNNERS. Donald Trump (L) and Hillary Clinton (R). File photos by EPA

Clinton, Trump look to dominate Tuesday primaries

Apr 26, 2016 - 11:47 PM

Big wins on Tuesday night would put Clinton within striking distance of the Democratic nomination piling up pressure on Sanders who vows to fight on until the California primary June 7

PENNSYLVANIA PRIMARIES. Vince Meduho prepares to vote in the Pennsylvania primary election at the Bethel Park Community Center outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, 26 April 2016. Vincent Pugliese/EPA

Trump, Clinton aim to seal deal in Tuesday primaries

Apr 24, 2016 - 10:40 AM

The extraordinary 2016 race has tested American political tradition with the Democratic and Republican parties taking their nomination battles deep into primary season

Bone marrow and miracles: Meeting my match, Mailyna

Aug 15, 2015 - 8:10 PM

All I had to do was show up to an hour long procedure to give Mailyna a former stranger a child a shot at the physical freedoms I’ve enjoyed

EMOTIONAL MEETING. Kristine Sydney meets her bone marrow recipient Mailyna for the first time. Photo by Duy Ho/Asian American Donor Program

Acrobats seriously injured in US circus fall

May 05, 2014 - 8:23 AM

Members of the Medeiros Troupe fall 25 to 40 feet 8 to 12 meters after the metal apparatus they were hanging onto collapsed

ACCIDENT.  Handout image released by JWEBB via Twitter showing ambulances and medical crews treating nine injured performers, May 4, 2014. JWEBB (@JDUBBSNK)/EPA

Rhode Island passes gay marriage law

May 03, 2013 - 7:18 AM

Rhode Island becomes the 10th US state to legalize same sex marriage

GAY MARRIAGE. People queue to enter the Supreme Court in Washington on March 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO/Nicholas KAMM

INFOGRAPHIC: 2012 U.S. Electoral Map

Nov 11, 2012 - 2:07 PM

UPDATED Here is the 2012 US Election Map showing the distribution of the electoral votes as of Saturday November 10

#USvote: Electoral College tally

Nov 11, 2012 - 9:02 AM

UPDATED Nov 11 Here is the Electoral College tally for the 2012 US presidential election based on projections from the major US networks ABC NBC CBS CNN FOX and the New York Times

LIVE: Obama wins, say U.S. media

Nov 07, 2012 - 8:19 AM

LIVE COVERAGE of the 2012 US presidential election November 6 2012

Voters in full force for U.S. poll finale

Nov 07, 2012 - 6:44 AM

Freezing temperatures in the northeast light drizzle in Chicago and a threat of thunderstorms in Florida did little to deter citizens from lining up at polling stations

Obama, Romney end tumultuous White House campaign

Nov 06, 2012 - 2:10 PM

Barack Obama and Mitt Romney made their final cases to Americans on election eve Monday November 5 capping a grueling negative multi billion dollar campaign and handing their fates to voters

THE BATTLE IS ON. This combination of file pictures shows US President Barack Obama (L) speaking during a campaign event at Prime Osborn Convention Center July 19, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida, and US Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney (R) addressing the Family Research Council's Values Voter Summit in Washington on October 8, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN /Nicholas KAMM/FILES