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  • US presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley visits Puerto Rico story has photos
    Updated: Aug-01-15 9:16 pm

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley became the first Democratic presidential candidate to make a campaign stop in Puerto Rico this year as part of an effort to woo Latino voters.

  • Closing of Baltimore detention center marks a milestone story has photos
    Updated: Jul-31-15 5:26 am

    ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - An announcement by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan that he is closing the Baltimore City Detention Center marked a milestone in long-standing problems with the state's dangerously decrepit correctional facilities.

  • Meeting unions, Clinton offers support for $12 minimum wage story has photos
    Updated: Jul-30-15 4:20 pm

    SILVER SPRING, Maryland - Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday offered some support for a proposal in the Senate that would raise the federal minimum wage to $12 an hour, hinting that the higher rate sought by labor unions doesn't have enough support.

  • Missouri governor's race no mirror of White House contest 
    Updated: Jul-26-15 12:14 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - A well-known and well-funded Democrat, opposite a field loaded with an array of Republican candidates. The contest to become Missouri's next governor may seem similar to the White House race, but experts say important differences will affect it.

  • Presidential candidates campaign in northern New Hampshire 
    Updated: Jul-25-15 8:16 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Northern New Hampshire is set to see a flurry of attention from presidential hopefuls.

  • Democrats woo activists in key Des Moines neighborhood 
    Updated: Jul-25-15 2:53 am

    DES MOINES, Iowa - Four years ago, the Beaverdale neighborhood in Des Moines organized big for President Barack Obama's re-election, building an uber-volunteer group skilled at phone-banking, door-knocking and boosting caucus and general election participation. The volunteers dubbed their leafy neighborhood Obamadale.

  • As Democrats face-off, Clinton keeps her focus on the GOP story has photos
    Updated: Jul-18-15 3:04 am

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Ignoring her primary challengers, Hillary Rodham Clinton focused instead on the expanding field of Republican contenders as she and her fellow Democrats tried to impress influential party activists in Iowa.

  • Warren urges 2016 candidates to fight 'revolving door' 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 10:26 pm

    PHOENIX - Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Friday pressed the 2016 presidential contenders to curb the influence of Wall Street banks, as she seeks to leave her imprint on the agenda of Hillary Rodham Clinton and rest of the Democratic field.

  • Democrats Miller, Fitzgerald endorse Clinton for president 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 1:32 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa - Two Democrats who hold statewide office are endorsing Hillary Clinton for president.

  • Can independent Sanders get on NH Democratic primary ballot? story has photos
    Updated: Jul-11-15 8:58 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - From his run for mayor of Burlington to numerous campaigns for Congress, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has for more than three decades eschewed traditional party labels in his pursuit of political office, winning election after election as an independent.

  • Hispanic group returns to Kansas City after dispute 
    Updated: Jul-10-15 2:11 pm

    KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Three Democratic presidential candidates are headlining a National Council of La Raza convention that opens this weekend in Kansas City, nearly a decade after the national Hispanic advocacy group pulled another event to protest the appointment of an illegal immigration opponent to a city board.

  • Clinton says Puerto Rican economy deserves 'fair shot' 
    Updated: Jul-07-15 4:28 pm

    WASHINGTON - Hillary Rodham Clinton on Tuesday said Congress and the Obama administration should help Puerto Rico restructure its debts under a Chapter 9 bankruptcy, saying the island commonwealth needs partners to "get on a path toward stability and prosperity."

  • America celebrates Independence Day with fireworks, parades story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-05-15 2:46 am

    Americans celebrated 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday with extravagant fireworks displays, rock and classical concerts and parades both big and small. Here were some highlights of Independence Day festivities around the nation: