- White House 2016: Clinton gears up for Trump in fall race Updated: Apr-29-16 2:53 pm
WASHINGTON - Waves of campaign staffers are being dispatched to battleground states. Advisers are starting to consider locations for a splashy convention rally in Philadelphia. And an army of lawyers is scrutinizing more than two dozen possible vice presidential picks.
- At the Vatican, Biden seeks common cause with pope on cancer Updated: Apr-29-16 1:55 pm
VATICAN CITY - Vice President Joe Biden found common cause with Pope Francis on Friday at the Vatican for a global commitment to fund cancer research.
- The Latest: Biden's grand welcome at Italian PM's residence Updated: Apr-29-16 9:24 am
VATICAN CITY - The Latest on Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Vatican City and Rome (all times local):
- Obamas, Bidens to kick off USO comedy show next week Updated: Apr-28-16 5:57 pm
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are joining their wives next week for a USO comedy show in observance of Military Appreciation Month.
- Biden presses Iraq to not let political chaos upend gains Updated: Apr-28-16 5:39 pm
BAGHDAD - Vice President Joe Biden pressed Iraq on Thursday not to let its crippling political crisis upend hard-fought gains against the Islamic State group as he returned to the country that's come to symbolize America's relentless struggles in the Middle East.
- The Latest: Biden leaves Iraq, next stop Rome Updated: Apr-28-16 5:35 pm
BAGHDAD - The Latest on Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Iraq (all times local):
- Jill Biden to host USS Delaware construction ceremony Updated: Apr-28-16 1:33 pm
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - Jill Biden will host a celebration in Virginia this weekend to honor the start of construction on the future USS Delaware submarine.
- Jill Biden to host USS Delaware construction ceremony Updated: Apr-28-16 12:13 pm
NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia - Jill Biden, the wife of Vice President Joe Biden and the daughter of a sailor, will celebrate the start of construction this weekend in Virginia of the future USS Delaware.
- Biden to push for global collaboration in cancer research Updated: Apr-27-16 5:38 pm
WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden will push for international cooperation in the fight against cancer in a speech at the Vatican.
- Democrats eye Senate takeover after establishment wins Updated: Apr-27-16 5:04 pm
WASHINGTON - Democrats are increasingly optimistic they will take back control of the Senate in November, buoyed by establishment wins in Maryland and the key battleground state of Pennsylvania.
- Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton win Delaware primaries Updated: Apr-26-16 9:06 pm
DOVER, Delaware - Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump won their respective presidential primaries in Delaware on Tuesday with comfortable margins, further padding their leads over their opponents in the delegate count.
- The Latest: Trump, Clinton win Delaware primaries Updated: Apr-26-16 8:44 pm
DOVER, Delaware - The Latest on Delaware's primary election (all times local):
- Campaign trail traffic heavy ahead of Pennsylvania primary Updated: Apr-25-16 8:17 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Presidential candidates campaigned Monday from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia in a last-ditch bid for votes in Pennsylvania's first competitive Republican primary in decades.
- AP Interview: Georgia prime minister vows course toward West Updated: Apr-25-16 4:22 pm
WASHINGTON - The prime minister of Georgia vowed that his country would continue moving on a pro-Western course and pledged to hold an honest parliamentary election this fall.
- Sanford Health research to be featured at Vatican conference Updated: Apr-25-16 8:00 am
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The head of Dakotas-based Sanford Health, its major benefactor and several doctors are speaking at a conference this week in Vatican City.
- Party spurns US Senate candidate who almost won in 2010 Updated: Apr-23-16 12:57 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Democrat Joe Sestak came tantalizingly close to winning a seat in the U.S. Senate six years ago and is hoping Tuesday to secure a rematch, but the party establishment wants nothing to do with him, pouring millions into the campaign of his chief rival.
- Michelle Obama to appear on May episode of CBS' 'NCIS' Updated: Apr-22-16 5:11 pm
WASHINGTON - Michelle Obama is making a cameo appearance in support of military families on an upcoming episode of the CBS hit drama "NCIS."
- White House to distribute $90 million for apprenticeships Updated: Apr-21-16 1:18 pm
WASHINGTON - The Obama administration says it'll distribute $90 million this year to help states expand apprenticeship programs, particularly to minorities and new industries.
- Biden discusses future of cancer research in New Orleans Updated: Apr-20-16 7:56 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Three years ago, Vice President Joe Biden was sitting with President Xi Jinping of China in an empty restaurant in the city of Chengdu. Speaking through a translator, Xi asked him whether he could "define America."
- Biden: 'Overwhelming frustration' with Israeli gov't Updated: Apr-18-16 11:27 pm
WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden acknowledged "overwhelming frustration" with Israel's government on Monday and said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's administration has led Israel in the wrong direction, in an unusually sharp rebuke of America's closest ally in the Middle East.
- Obama's income fell to $436,000, lowest of his presidency Updated: Apr-15-16 5:59 pm
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's income fell to just over $436,000 in 2015, the lowest of his presidency, and he and first lady Michelle Obama paid nearly $81,500 in taxes, according to tax returns the White House released on Friday.
- VP Joe Biden to bring cancer 'moonshot' to the Vatican Updated: Apr-13-16 1:22 pm
WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden is bringing his "moonshot" to cure cancer to the Vatican.
- Clarence Thomas summons empathy from Pierce in new HBO drama Updated: Apr-13-16 9:17 am
NEW YORK - It's impressive how Wendell Pierce confronts the challenge of his latest role, that of Clarence Thomas: with a hearty dose of empathy.
- Neutral in presidential race, Obama digs in for other Dems Updated: Apr-12-16 5:04 pm
WASHINGTON - In a rural stretch of Kentucky, voters picked up the phone in March to hear President Barack Obama on the line, urging them to vote for a little-known Democrat named Jeff Taylor.
- Biden to deliver graduation address at Delaware State Updated: Apr-12-16 10:51 am
DOVER, Delaware - Vice President Joe Biden will come home to Delaware to deliver the commencement address at Delaware State University in Dover.