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The NCAA just took a major stance against North Carolina's anti-LGBT law. The organization announced a new rule that will require any city that wants to host NCAA events like the Final Four to "provide an environment that is safe, healthy, and free of discrimination." The...
Former House Speaker John Boehner called Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz "Lucifer in the flesh," in a withering interview at Stanford University published Thursday. In it, he repeated many of the same attacks he used last month while calling on his successor, Paul...
Ted Cruz formally named Carly Fiorina as his vice presidential running mate Wednesday -- a last-ditch move to regain momentum after being mathematically eliminated from winning the GOP presidential nomination outright. "After a great deal of consideration and prayer, I have come...
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert on Wednesday was sentenced to 15 months in prison and ordered to pay $250,000 to a victims' fund in a hush money case that revealed he was being accused of sexually abusing young boys as a teacher in Illinois. He was also sentenced to two...
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton scored huge victories Tuesday that bring them closer to a monumental duel for the White House in the fall. Trump's political strength was on display with a clean sweep of races in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Rhode Island...
Carly Fiorina and a handful of other possible vice presidents for Ted Cruz are submitting tax returns, said a source familiar with the process Tuesday, another step in the Texas senator's vetting process. Cruz's campaign has not ruled out naming a vice presidential candidate...
The eleventh-hour bid by Ted Cruz and John Kasich to deny Donald Trump the Republican nomination by dividing upcoming contests is bold -- but likely doomed. The delegate math overwhelmingly favors Trump, who is the only GOP presidential candidate with a realistic shot at...
Eight people have been found dead in southern Ohio, authorities said Friday, with seven of them killed in what appear to be "execution-style" shootings. Five adults and two children were killed in three homes in Pike County, a rural community about 80 miles east of Cincinnati,...
[Breaking news update, published at 4:23 p.m. ET] It could take weeks for the results of the autopsy on music superstar Prince to be released to the public, a spokeswoman for the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office said Friday. "It could be days, depending on the type of test, and...