Top Story

National Headlines

Shootings draw some calls for gun control

Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood shootings

The killings outside a Planned Parenthood in Colorado drew a smattering of calls for gun control from prominent Democrats.


Obama on Colorado: 'Enough is enough'

President Barack Obama

Responding to another high-profile episode of gun violence, President Barack Obama told the American people on Saturday that "we have to do something about the easy accessibility of weapons of war on our streets to people who have no business wieldin...


Political Prediction Market: Cruz closes on Trump

Trump gesticulates

Donald Trump is still the GOP front-runner in opinion polls, but Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has seen a surge on CNN's Political Prediction Market, and is now seen by players as more likely than the billionaire businessman to be the Republican nominee.



Black religious leaders criticize Trump backers

Trump Fort Dodge

More than 100 black religious leaders asked the black pastors reportedly backing Donald Trump to consider his past rhetoric and behavior before announcing their support.

The Trump campaign recently announced that a coalition of 100 black pastors and r...


10 groups Donald Trump offended this fall

Trump hair

Since its launch earlier this year, Donald Trump's campaign has been peppered with controversy about his habit of accidentally -- or at times quite intentionally -- offending entire groups of people.

When he kicked off his campaign in June, Trump off...


Reporter challenges Trump's denial of recognition

NY Times reporter Serge Kovaleski

Donald Trump says he doesn't remember the reporter whose disability he is accused of mocking, but the reporter says that they had been "on a first-name basis for years."

Trump has come under fire for what many believe was his public lampooning of the ...


Trump faces challenge on NH eligibility

Donald Trump Orlando 11.15.15

A complaint alleging Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is not eligible to be on the New Hampshire primary ballot was dismissed Tuesday.

Former state party chairman Fergus Cullen, who has been an outspoken critic of Trump's, appeared i...


2016 candidates buy in on #BlackFriday

Marco Rubio

In the heat of the presidential primaries, when every dollar counts, Black Friday deals aren't just for retailers.

On the biggest shopping weekend of the year, several candidates were looking to capitalize by offering deals in their online stores -- w...


Donald Trump denies mocking reporter's disability

Donald Trump 2

The New York Times is angry that Donald Trump appeared to mock one of its reporters who has a physical disability, but the candidate denied Thursday that he was mimicking the reporter.

Trump accused the reporter of "using his disability to grandstand....


White House fence jumper detained

WHlawn 2

A man is in custody after jumping over a White House fence while the first family was inside celebrating Thanksgiving, officials said.

Joseph Caputo scaled a fence on the North Lawn at 2:45 p.m., according to Secret Service spokesperson Robert Hoback...


Email & Text Alerts