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Senator Lindsey Graham ends US presidential bid

Dec 21, 2015 - 11:25 PM

The Republican senator has helped shape the campaign trail conversation over national security

Gulf retailer pulls Trump products off shelves

Dec 09, 2015 - 8:48 PM

If he doesn t want Muslims to come to the US why does he want to do business with the Muslims in the UAE?

TRUMP. Businessman and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump answers a question during a media availability adter he spoke at a meeting of the City Club of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, USA, 29 June 2015. Photo by Tannen Maury/EPA

Bobby Jindal drops out of US presidential race

Nov 18, 2015 - 9:01 AM

Jindal the 44 year old son of immigrants from India is the third Republican to drop out of the contest

JINDAL. Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal answers questions in the spin room following a Republican presidential candidates forum at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 06 August 2015. File Photo by David Maxwell/EPA

Hillary Clinton interrupted by 'Black Lives Matter' protesters

Oct 31, 2015 - 1:39 PM

Yes they do Clinton responds rolling with the interruption And I m going to talk a lot about that in a minute

File photo by Spencer Platt/Pool/EPA

'I love Latinos,' says Trump at US-Mexico border

Jul 24, 2015 - 3:44 AM

Trump says it is only illegal immigrants he objects to not Latinos in general

TRUMP. A file picture dated 27 February 2015 shows American businessman Donald Trump on stage to address the American Conservative Union's 42nd Annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, USA. Photo by Pete Marovich / EPA

Sanders enters US presidential race

May 27, 2015 - 7:52 AM

The 73 year old little known outside political circles and his home state of Vermont is up against Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton as he attempts to secure his place on the ticket

BERNIE SANDERS. A file picture dated 28 April 2012 shows US Senator Bernie Sanders discussing the need for Wall Street reform debate outside U.S. Capitol building on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. USA. Astrid Riecken/EPA

With Romney filing, 2012 election spending tops $2B

Dec 07, 2012 - 1:16 PM

Romney s filings show spending in the 2012 presidential race rose to a record 2 billion

Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, waves to the crowd before conceding the presidency during Mitt Romney's campaign election night event at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center on November 7, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AFP

How Obama won Ohio and thus the presidency

Nov 09, 2012 - 9:47 AM

Ohio is the most swing of all swing states Largely because of his controversial auto bailout President Barack Obama won the race there Rappler s Carmela Fonbuena reports from Ohio

'You've made me a better president'

Nov 07, 2012 - 5:59 PM

We’re not as cynical as the pundits believe We are greater than the sum of our individual ambitions and we remain more than a collection of red states and blue states

Ohio polls close; waiting game begins

Nov 07, 2012 - 10:41 AM

Polls closed in crucial swing state Ohio

Argo, Obama and Romney

Nov 05, 2012 - 10:55 AM

Whoever wins in the US elections will continue to conduct Argo like missions in hot spots in the world

What, no spellcheck? Romney app misspells 'America'

May 30, 2012 - 11:21 PM

Mitt Romney s iPhone app says A Better Amercia triggering online criticism