National Politics

Politics As market tumbles, GOP's 2016 hopefuls blame China, Obama As market tumbles, GOP's 2016 hopefuls blame China, Obama
The Republican candidates for president eagerly diagnosed Monday's widespread stock sell-off, with President Barack Obama and China the most popular targets for blame on a day the Dow Jones industrial average fell by nearly 600 points.
Politics Bush struggles to keep spotlight, break away from last name Bush struggles to keep spotlight, break away from last name
Having been knocked from his front-runner perch, a fiery Jeb Bush lashed out at Republican rival Donald Trump on Thursday as the former Florida governor fights to energize his stalled campaign and stop the billionaire businessman's summer surge.
Politics Flamboyant Trump evolved into cautious businessman Flamboyant Trump evolved into cautious businessman
Yet for all his bravado — "I've done an amazing job," the Republican White House hopeful boasted during his announcement speech — a review of the billionaire's financial filings and recent deals suggests he's no swashbuckler.
Politics Clinton calls for tripling AmeriCorps civil service program Clinton calls for tripling AmeriCorps civil service program
As part of her promise to address rising college costs, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is calling to expand the AmeriCorps service program launched under her husband's administration.
Politics Bush defends use of term 'anchor babies' on talk radio Bush defends use of term 'anchor babies' on talk radio
Republican presidential contender Jeb Bush is defending his use of the term "anchor babies" on a talk radio show to describe children born to immigrants living illegally in the United States.
Politics Analysis: At core, Clinton prefers pragmatism over passion Analysis: At core, Clinton prefers pragmatism over passion
During her failed 2008 White House campaign, Hillary Rodham Clinton derided rival Barack Obama's lofty talk of hope and change as equivalent to expecting "celestial choirs" to drop from the sky and inspire people to do the right thing.
Politics Clinton lawyer says her email server was wiped clean Clinton lawyer says her email server was wiped clean
Hillary Rodham Clinton's personal lawyer has told a Senate committee that emails and all other data stored on her computer server were erased before the device was turned over to federal authorities.
Politics Probe of Clinton's server could find more than just emails Probe of Clinton's server could find more than just emails
A forensic examination of Hillary Rodham Clinton's private computer server could unearth more details than what she put in her emails. It could answer lingering questions about the security of her system, who had access to it and whether outsiders tried to crack its contents.
Politics Jeb Bush: NSA needs broader powers to combat 'evildoers' Jeb Bush: NSA needs broader powers to combat 'evildoers'
Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush said Tuesday that the government should have broad surveillance powers of Americans and private technology firms should cooperate better with intelligence agencies to help combat "evildoers."