Friday, October 9, 2015


TRENTON - Gov. Christie and his wife, Mary Pat, earned nearly $1 million last year, up from about $700,000 in 2013, according to tax returns released by his office on Friday.
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) - Holding signs saying the president was not welcome, more than 200 gun-rights activists protested Barack Obama's...
Donald Trump, head of a real estate empire, must know a thing or two about wrapping buildings in scaffolding for renovations.
If a Trump presidency comes to pass, Barry Diller, who recently vowed self-exile in such a case, probably won't have to leave by himself...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson suggests the Holocaust would have been "greatly diminished" if German...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump said Thursday that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl should have been executed...
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama promised Hispanic leaders on Thursday he'll continue to champion a comprehensive change to...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Marco Rubio has raised roughly $6 million over the last three months for his Republican presidential bid.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The super PAC urging Vice President Joe Biden to run for president pulled its first television ad off the air Thursday...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ted Cruz raised $12.2 million in the past three months for his Republican presidential bid, about twice what competitor Marco Rubio collected in the same time period.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is getting laughs, cheers and signing magazine covers at a rowdy campaign rally inside a Las Vegas theater.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Martin O'Malley was blunt when he learned Hillary Rodham Clinton had announced her opposition to a Pacific Rim trade deal. "Wow, that's a reversal," he told reporters minutes after Clinton announced her shift.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Just days before the first Democratic debate, Hillary Rodham Clinton released a series of proposals aimed at cracking down on bad behavior by Wall Street, vowing that individual bankers who violate the law will be "prosecuted and imprisoned."
The Democratic National Convention Committee has settled in town and is ready to work. The committee, led by convention CEO Rev. Leah D. Daughtry, has been setting up shop at offices at 19th and Market streets over the last few weeks. On Thursday, the team announced the addition of six new directors on staff.
NEW YORK (AP) - Rupert Murdoch, who founded the News Corp. media empire that includes Fox News Channel, apologized on Thursday for a Twitter message suggesting that President Barack Obama isn't a "real black president."
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Julio Iglesias has jumped into the U.S. political debate, calling Donald Trump "a clown" over the Republican presidential candidate's derogatory comments about Mexican migrants.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has signed legislation aimed at preventing premium increases that some smaller businesses were expecting next year under his signature health care law.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton has joined her Democratic presidential rivals in opposing President Barack Obama's Pacific trade deal, delivering a major blow to a Democratic president as she works to court her party's liberal base.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A day after President Barack Obama apologized for a tragic U.S. airstrike that killed at least 22 people at a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders in northern Afghanistan, the medical charity said Thursday it is continuing to press its demand for an independent investigation of the incident.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The chairman of the committee investigating the 2012 Benghazi attacks said Wednesday that House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy "screwed up" when he suggested the probe was useful in driving down Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton's poll numbers.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama apologized to Doctors Without Borders on Wednesday for the American air attack that killed at least 22 people at its hospital in Afghanistan, and said the U.S. would examine military procedures to look for better ways to prevent such incidents.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Voters are beginning to learn about Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton's private email server, containing an electronic inventory of some 55,000 pages of emails from her stint as secretary of state, was repeatedly hit by attempted cyberattacks originating in China, South Korea and Germany in 2014, according to a congressional document obtained by The Associated Press.
Staff writers for both The Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News will be tweeting about today's General Election.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A major name in presidential polling is backing away from the horse race.
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton says that jail was the "right thing" for a Kentucky clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Ben Carson's call for those caught in mass shootings to rush the attacker is drawing criticism from public safety experts and little support Wednesday from his presidential rivals.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Jeb Bush's signature achievement in education policy as Florida governor may be at risk of coming apart.
Donald Trump says that “the state of Florida had sanctuary cities while Jeb Bush was governor,” and “nobody said anything.” But we could find no evidence that any Florida city or county fit the bill of a sanctuary city at that time, at least not officially.