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  • new storyYale to host discussion on federal cancer 'moonshot' 
    Updated: May-30-16 1:07 pm

    NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Yale University and Connecticut dignitaries are hosting a discussion on the federal push to accelerate the pace of research toward curing cancer.

  • Delaware National Guard HQ to unveil Beau Biden signs 
    Updated: May-30-16 11:03 am

    NEW CASTLE, Delaware - The Delaware National Guard is unveiling new signs naming its headquarters after former state attorney general and National Guard Major Beau Biden.

  • Biden calls for infrastructure investment in Rhode Island 
    Updated: May-27-16 4:05 pm

    EAST PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Vice President Joe Biden said Rhode Island needs to invest in its transportation infrastructure after touring a dilapidated highway bridge he joked is being held up by a children's toy.

  • GOP officials reject Democratic lawmaker's White House trip story has photos
    Updated: May-24-16 6:30 pm

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee state senators have been reimbursed for out-of-state travel for meetings from Florida to Alaska, and on topics ranging from school vouchers to the dangers of radical Islam. But GOP leaders say a Democrat's trip to the White House doesn't qualify.

  • Biden to host national cancer research summit in Washington story has photos
    Updated: May-24-16 6:18 pm

    WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden will bring together scientists, oncologists, donors and patients for a national conference on cancer research in Washington, the White House said Tuesday.

  • Florida's Grayson: At least they're not calling me Hitler 
    Updated: May-22-16 6:45 pm

    ORLANDO, Florida - Democrat Alan Grayson has been dubbed "Angry Alan" by his Senate opponent, compared to Republican Donald Trump for his penchant for earning headlines with his mouth and has become the whipping post for some in the Washington party establishment who hope he loses Florida's primary.

  • Jill Biden to speak at hospital's annual cancer center gala 
    Updated: May-22-16 5:09 pm

    BOSTON - Jill Biden, the wife of Vice President Joe Biden, will visit Massachusetts this week to speak at the Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center's 2016 One Hundred Gala.

  • 3 Ohioans considered VP possibilities this year 
    Updated: May-22-16 1:00 pm

    CINCINNATI - Ohio's starring role as a presidential swing state could also earn supporting roles for state politicians on this year's presidential tickets.

  • More work, more pay? New rule extends overtime to millions story has photos
    Updated: May-18-16 6:45 pm

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - More than 4 million U.S. workers will become newly eligible for overtime pay under rules issued Wednesday by the Obama administration.

  • GOP, Democrats cast Biden's Ohio visit in different lights 
    Updated: May-18-16 5:28 pm

    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Democrats say Vice President Joe Biden's Wednesday visit to Ohio was about the economy, but Republicans suggest the stop in a key battleground state was political.

  • Trump, Biden at Penn graduation as parent, grandparent 
    Updated: May-15-16 10:37 pm

    PHILADELPHIA - Both Donald Trump and Joe Biden have attended a graduation ceremony at the University of Pennsylvania, but not on the stage as politicians - they were in the audience as parent and grandparent.

  • Biden, Boehner share award at Notre Dame graduation 
    Updated: May-15-16 3:53 pm

    SOUTH BEND, Indiana - Vice President Joe Biden and former Speaker of the House John Boehner set aside their political differences Sunday to jointly accept a University of Notre Dame award given to prominent Catholics.

  • Mitchell, Collins, speak at Maine commencement ceremonies 
    Updated: May-14-16 2:20 pm

    PORTLAND, Maine - Sen. Susan Collins used a law school commencement address Saturday to decry the politicization of the U.S. Supreme Court while peace negotiator and former Senate leader George Mitchell challenged University of Southern Maine graduates to speak out against discrimination and injustice.

  • VP Biden reflects on son's death at Syracuse Law convocation 
    Updated: May-13-16 7:59 pm

    SYRACUSE, New York - Vice President Joe Biden told graduates at Syracuse University's College of Law Friday that they should pursue success in their careers without losing sight of their values or family, as he reflected on the death of his son, former Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden, who succumbed to brain cancer last year.

  • Biden plays nice while picking sides in Florida Senate race 
    Updated: May-12-16 6:45 pm

    ORLANDO, Florida - Vice President Joe Biden might be taking sides in Florida's Democratic Senate primary, but unlike Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, he's not getting nasty about it.

  • 33 years later, NC State championship team meets president story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-09-16 3:36 pm

    WASHINGTON - North Carolina State University's victorious 1983 men's basketball team finally got its day at the White House on Monday. Older but no less happy, team members debated with President Barack Obama whether the famous, game-winning dunk came after a shot or pass.

  • Obama on Trump: This is not a reality show 
    Updated: May-06-16 4:51 pm

    WASHINGTON - In his first remarks about Donald Trump's status as the GOP's presumptive nominee, President Barack Obama on Friday urged the media to undertake tougher scrutiny of presidential candidates.

  • Notre Dame plans extra security with Biden at commencement 
    Updated: May-06-16 11:40 am

    SOUTH BEND, Indiana - The University of Notre Dame is encouraging people to arrive early for commencement on May 15 because of extra security with Vice President Joe Biden attending.

  • Obama challenges Americans to give back to vets, families story has photos
    Updated: May-05-16 8:29 pm

    WASHINGTON - Taking a cue from his wife, President Barack Obama challenged Americans on Thursday to consider how they might give back to those who have served in the military and their families.

  • Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chief story has video
    Updated: May-01-16 5:01 am

    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time - wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered.