The president says he will be looking for "an independent mind, rigorous intellect, impeccable credentials, and a record of excellence and integrity". The person must be "eminently qualified" for the position, but "would not sit on the court with the... More..
In South Carolina, Trump had a 10 point margin of victory over Rubio. "And soon the country is going to start winning, winning, winning". While GOP front-runner Donald Trump is out touting his numbers in OH, ...More..
Rubio, already campaigning in MI as caucus results rolled in, sought to project confidence that he can consolidate the non-Trump voters who have been splintering among an assortment of GOP candidates, saying ...More..
Early results showed Mr Trump, who had been expected to win by a large margin, leading the pack of candidates with about 45 per cent of the vote. "Responding to President Obama's Tuesday overture to close ...More..
Early results in Nevada put the Florida Senator neck and neck with Texas Senator Ted Cruz , the only man to have beaten Trump so far in the nominating contests. "This birther issue which we heard from Donald ...More..
Despite early reports on social media of procedural irregularities at many Nevada caucus sites, the Republican National Committee and the party's state chapter said voting ran smoothly. Cruz, the only candi...More..
He's right what he's talking about and he opened [a] conversation that nobody did". On her husband's proposed ban on Muslims entering the country, Melania emphasized that the measure would be "temporary". So ...More..
Apart from Trump, Cruz and Rubio, the remaining two candidates in the race are retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson and Ohio Governor John Kasich. Significantly, exit polls showed Trump's support across all demo...More..
An NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll released Wednesday found 43 percent of those surveyed said the Senate should vote this year, while 42 percent said they should put off the whole exercise until the next ...More..
The case renewed discussion of whether termination of a pregnancy can ever be considered murder. Lane led the expectant mother to the basement before hitting her over the head, stabbing and smothering her, then...More..
In other words, as long as Rubio and Cruz are skirmishing against each other-dividing any potential anti-Trump coalition-the structure of the primary and the calendar of the remaining contests favor Trum...More..
Clinton Sunday admitted she must prove her trustworthiness to voters. "That's just not what our analysis shows", Clinton insisted to " State of the Union ". This doesn't mean the campaign is over. The s...More..
Two people were wounded in the shooting, including a teenage girl who was initially thought to have died. An Uber passenger has said he called police to report an erratic driver more than an hour before aut...More..
Ms Clinton has the edge with so-called superdelegates - party officials able to support any candidate regardless of primary or caucus outcomes. According to an average of recent polls, Hillary Clinton is lead...More..
Entrance polls of voters found that a third said the economy was their major concern, while a quarter cited income inequality - the centerpiece of the Sanders' campaign. Sanders' five-point (at this point) los...More..
The funeral for " To Kill a Mockingbird " author Harper Lee, who died Friday at age 89, was as private as her life. There's also a brief interview at 1:30 with her wonderfully raspy-voiced elder sister and care...More..
The footage shows a 21-year-old Bernard Sanders, a student at the University of Chicago at the time , being arrested on August 12 of that year. The Chicago Tribune released archive photos from the protest ...More..
Due to the water issues, the Crystal City Independent School District released students early on Thursday. As reports of lead-tainted water come in from cities across the country, from Flint, Michigan to Chic...More..
Fox 4 Dallas reported Tarrant County Sheriff Dee Anderson described Couch's demeanor while waiting for Friday's hearing as "stoic". He has been in a single cell in adult jail since he returned from Mexico, wh...More..
For Canada, the largest hit will be in Quebec, with 2,400 jobs being cut. Most of those jobs will be from the Bombardier Transportation sector, which focuses on railway technology and rail vehicle production....More..
Stein continued that Clinton's recent tack to paint Sanders as a "one-trick pony" is "a pretty lame message to sell on". Speaking to reporters, Mr Sanders described some of President Bill Clinton's biggest ac...More..
Because Couch's trip to Mexico, and the beer pong game, occurred while he was still in the juvenile probation system, sanctions for those violations can only extend until his 19th birthday. Couch appeared in co...More..
The dustup isn't expected to hurt Trump much and may actually help him. "Everybody is watching: Can support be stripped from Donald Trump?" one pro-Cruz fundraiser asked, predicting that if Trump only earns b...More..
Nevada Republicans will caucus on Tuesday, Feb. 23, and South Carolina's Democratic presidential primary is Saturday, Feb. 27. "The thing that leads me on is not so much what the vote tally is, it's a mat...More..
Ethan Couch is led to a juvenile court for a hearing Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, in Fort Worth , Texas. This report contains material from the Associated Press . Tarrant County Sheriff Dee Anderson, said he wou...More..
Multiple studies by the EPA and university researchers have shown that partial replacement of lead service lines disturbs the chemicalcoating that protects service lines, allowing unsafe levels of lead to leac...More..
The senator also has said during stops in SC this week how Haley would make a good vice president.Haley has been battling with Trump. But even if it doesn't, third place will probably be spun as a glorious ...More..
Rep. Robert Pittenger, R-Charlotte, could replace Rep. Richard Hudson, R-Concord, as the congressman for Richmond, Scotland and Anson counties if a new district map designed by state lawmakers is approved. It...More..
Her complaint wasn't prosecuted at the time , but new prosecutors reopened it last year and arrested Cosby in December, just before the 12-year statute of limitations expired. Such a cavalier attitude to the...More..
Haley said she is getting phone calls "non-stop" from presidential candidates and their supporters. She gave the Republican response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union last month. Haley's endorsem...More..
Jeb Bush will also attend the town hall this evening. "I think people all over the country admire her very much. My dad [President George H.W. Bush] is the greatest man alive, in my mind". Trey Gowdy had swi...More..
Larry Hajna, a spokesman for the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, weighed in: "We recommend along with the Department of Health that consumers get their water tested". Flint was thrust into th...More..
In 2016, Trump has been less enthusiastic about impeaching Bush. "I'm the only guy standing up to him each and every day". TERRY COLLEGE: Yeah, I mean, I'm sure it's going to help him. And when ABC News moder...More..
Rescue efforts ended about a week after the natural disaster struck southern Taiwan, with Taiwanese Mayor William Lai announcing on Saturday that all missing persons have been accounted for. For one thing, the ...More..
While accepting an award for album of the year, Swift took aim at the rapper , and did so without mentioning Kanye by name. "Something you may not know is that College Dropout [West's debut] is the first al...More..
The assistant chief says the Clarksdale man is being held at the Coahoma County jail. Luckett said this is the suspect that shot officer Couch. The Clarksdale officer was taken to Regional One Medical Cente...More..
In 2000, George Bush beat John McCain in a nasty contest, marred by rumors that Mr. McCain had an illegitimate black child - Mr. McCain adopted a child from Bangladesh. "This is a man who insults his way to the...More..
He was dismissed from the New York Police Department right after the verdict . To be convicted of official misconduct, prosecutors had proved Liang "knowingly refrained from performing a duty which was clear...More..
While hospitals can get discounted access to Daraprim , those terms are negotiated individually, and would only benefit patients getting initial treatment with the drug. Going forward, Valeant says it expects ...More..
Authorities arrested Ammon Bundy and Ryan Bundy and other group leaders at a road block on January 26 as they traveled to a community meeting north of the refuge. 96 Normal 0 ...More..