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Potential Republican candidates tread carefully on Islamic State

Republicans pounding away Obama's strategy for stopping Islamic State butso far providing few specifics on what they would do differently.

Hillary Clinton says she's 'thinking' about 2016 White House run

The former first lady and U.S. senator was defeated by President Barack Obama in the race for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination.


Bill Clinton to nominate Obama

Every political party has had leaders it would like to exalt and leaders it would like to forget. Bill Clinton has managed to be both

'EU crisis,US politics threaten economy'

US Treasury Secy Timothy Geithner said Europe and the US were biggest threats to global economy.

A bridge to the 21st century

I’m no expert on American politics,but I do know something about holes. And watching the way the Republican Party is reacting to the passage of health...

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Elizabeth Warren vs Donald Trump: A blow-by-blow account of a turbulent history

The Massachusetts senator is the most prominent Democrat to have announced a run against President Trump in 2020. The two already have a long history of trading barbs, and it’s likely to get even nastier.

These are the generals who have left Donald Trump's White House

US President Donald Trump appointed more generals to senior positions than any other modern president. But with John Kelly’s resignation, only one general remains. Here’s what happened.