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  • Vermont a 'Super Tuesday' state in presidential primary 
    Updated: Feb-13-16 9:19 am

    MONTPELIER, Vermont - With favorite son Bernie Sanders on the ballot Vermonters will get a chance to double-dip on March 1, when the state's Super Tuesday presidential primary coincides with the annual Town Meeting Day.

  • Tea party favorite bets Cruz, Trump coattails can beat Burr story has photos
    Updated: Feb-12-16 12:55 pm

    CARY, North Carolina - Two years after his loss to a Republican favored by party leaders in Washington, Greg Brannon is betting the popularity of outsiders like Ted Cruz and Donald Trump can sweep him to a U.S. Senate primary upset win.

  • New Hampshire voters take to polls in 1st-in-nation primary story has photos
    Updated: Feb-09-16 1:41 pm

    New Hampshire hosts the first-in-the-nation presidential primary, featuring candidates for the Republican and Democratic nomination. Of the state's 1.33 million residents, more than 870,000 residents are registered to vote. Polls started opening at 7 a.m., except for a handful of communities that begin voting just after midnight. In Dixville Notch, voters in that tiny town gave Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich two votes, Republican Donald Trump got two and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders won four votes for his Democratic bid.

  • After Paul bows out, some Kentucky supporters go to Rubio 
    Updated: Feb-08-16 4:26 pm

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Less than a week after Rand Paul ended his presidential campaign, some of the Kentucky senator's top supporters in the state legislature have backed Marco Rubio ahead of the state's Republican presidential caucus next month.

  • Political tourists flock to New Hampshire for up-close view 
    Updated: Feb-08-16 3:35 am

    SALEM, New Hampshire - Ann and Jon Vitti hopped on a flight from Los Angeles to snowy New Hampshire to witness firsthand what they can't see on their TV: The more personal side of presidential politics.

  • Adele might not like it, but Donald Trump can use her music 
    Updated: Feb-06-16 1:53 am

    NEW YORK - While waiting for Donald Trump to take the stage this week at a campaign rally in Exeter, New Hampshire, fans listened to a few hit songs by Adele, "Skyfall" and "Rolling in the Deep."

  • Senate Democrats block energy bill in impasse over Flint story has photos
    Updated: Feb-04-16 3:53 pm

    WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats on Thursday blocked the first bipartisan energy bill in almost a decade after majority Republicans balked over sending hundreds of millions of dollars in emergency aid to Flint, Michigan, to fix and replace the city's lead-contaminated pipes.

  • Rand Paul runs for president, has to settle for a caucus story has photos
    Updated: Feb-04-16 5:27 am

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Rand Paul ran for president, and all he got was a caucus.

  • Rand Paul runs for president, has to settle for a caucus 
    Updated: Feb-03-16 5:39 pm

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Rand Paul ran for president, and all he got was a caucus.

  • The Latest: Trump campaign says rally raised $6 million 
    Updated: Jan-28-16 11:47 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa - The Latest on developments from the 2016 Republican race for president, less than a week out from the Iowa caucuses (all times local):

  • Viewer's Guide: Trump drama, closing arguments before Iowa story has photos
    Updated: Jan-28-16 4:09 am

    WASHINGTON - It's one thing to attack Donald Trump when he's standing on the presidential debate stage. But what about when he's not?

  • Senate Democrats block Syrian refugee bill from advancing story has photos
    Updated: Jan-20-16 4:07 pm

    WASHINGTON - Senate Democrats on Wednesday blocked a bill that would crack down on Syrian and Iraqi refugees coming to the U.S. as the debate turned into a referendum on Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his policies.

  • Trump returns to New Hampshire for campaign rally 
    Updated: Jan-16-16 8:25 am

    PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire - Donald Trump is returning to New Hampshire, fresh off the latest Republican debate and with just over three weeks until the state's presidential primary.