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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton notched huge wins in New York Tuesday night, resoundingly answering questions about their command of the race and moving both front-runners much closer to nominations. For Trump, the win means he could sweep the state's 95 delegates and...
House Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday tried to end speculation that he may be a late entrant into the Republican presidential race. "Let me be clear: I do not want, nor will I accept the nomination for our party," Ryan said in remarks from the Republican National Committee's...
As Republicans gird themselves for an increasingly likely contested convention, Hillary Clinton is confident Democrats won't face the same fate. The Democratic front-runner is not preparing for a scenario where she or primary rival Sen. Bernie Sanders fail to reach the...
If at first you don't succeed, try until you make history. For the first time, SpaceX has successfully landed part of its Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship. That occurred in the Atlantic Ocean on Friday afternoon. SpaceX launched the rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force...
Joint Base San Antonio (Wikipedia photo) Two people are dead after a shooting Friday morning at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland -- an incident that involved an airman shooting his squadron commander, a Pentagon official told CNN on condition of anonymity. James Keith, spokesman...
Country music legend Merle Haggard, best known for such patriotic hits as "Okie From Muskogee" and "The Fightin' Side of Me," died Wednesday, his birthday, at his home in Northern California. He was 79. Haggard died of complications from pneumonia, his agent Lance Roberts told...
Ted Cruz's win over Donald Trump in Wisconsin means a contested GOP convention is not only possible, but may be probable. And Bernie Sanders reminded Hillary Clinton that the Democratic race isn't over yet. Wisconsin was a must-win for both Cruz and Sanders as the 2016 race...
Ford announced plans Tuesday to build a new plant in Mexico, investing $1.6 billion in the facility that will employ 2,800 workers. Ford insists that there will not be a loss to U.S. jobs. Still, the move is sure to stir up criticism. Donald Trump has repeatedly criticized Ford...
When the Alabama Legislature convenes Tuesday afternoon, lawmakers may begin their day by trying to kick out their governor. In a nutshell, here's why: Audio recordings surfaced last month of a sexually explicit conversation between Gov. Robert Bentley and one of his aides,...