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Donald Trump on Tuesday night once again sought to strike a softer tone on Planned Parenthood, paying tribute to its "very good work for millions of women" while also keeping up a threat to cut off federal funding to the organization if it continues to offer abortion services...
Ben Carson is calling on the five Republican presidential candidates to all gather and bury their hatchets before Thursday night's debate in Detroit. In a statement, Carson, a long-shot in a race dominated by Donald Trump, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, said...
CNN projects Ted Cruz will narrowly win Alaska's GOP caucuses, bringing the total number of states he won on Super Tuesday to three. [Previous story, published at 3:03 a.m. ET] Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton carved out dominant positions in their party nominating races on...
In a few hours, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly is due to be back on Earth. Kelly has completed a nearly yearlong mission on the International Space Station, the longest any U.S. astronaut has been in space. He's set to come home on Tuesday, riding back to Earth on a Russian Soyuz...
Both of the remaining Democratic candidates for president easily top Republican front-runner Donald Trump in hypothetical general election match-ups, according to a new CNN/ORC Poll. But Hillary Clinton, who is well ahead in the Democratic race for the presidency, would likely...
The State Department released the very last of Hillary Clinton's work-related emails Monday, capping off a nearly year-long process that began when The New York Times revealed that Clinton had been exclusively using a private server to conduct official business as secretary of...
Super Tuesday is here, and as the presidential race goes national, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are hoping to put themselves way ahead. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio need strong turnouts to show they can fight Trump over the long-term. And Bernie Sanders hopes to stem Clinton's...
Donald Trump endorsed Mitt Romney in 2012. The feeling is not mutual this year (CNN Photo) Mitt Romney blasted Donald Trump's response to an endorsement from former Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard David Duke, calling his response "coddling of repugnant bigotry." "A disqualifying...
For the first time in a decade, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas spoke during oral arguments. Just last week, CNN wrote about the ten-years since Thomas's last question at oral arguments. That anniversary, February 22, came on the same day the Supreme Court first heard oral...