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How Ted Cruz was out-outsidered by Donald Trump

Friday May 06, 2016 –Ted Cruz was always the Washington outsider. He just wasn’t the Washington outsider Republicans wanted. From the outset, Cruz staked his claim as the “true conservative” in the race, a brand built on standing up to the corruption of the nation’s capital. He talked about building a coalition of young people, evangelicals, libertarians, minorities and Reagan ...

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Official Suspended Amid Audit, Investigation Into New York Board of Elections

Friday May 06, 2016 – The New York City Board of Elections suspended a second official without pay amid allegations that at least 120,000 names were purged from voter rolls in Brooklyn ahead of the presidential primaries last month. At a meeting Thursday afternoon, the board announced the suspension of Brooklyn Deputy Clerk Betty Ann Canizio, a Democrat, pending an ...

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Bernie Sanders Says Hillary Clinton Faces ‘Contested’ Convention

Sunday May 01, 2016 – Bernie Sanders said today he will consider the Democratic Party’s convention “contested,” unless his opponent Hillary Clinton gets enough pledged delegates to win nomination without super delegates. The Vermont senator essentially vowed to fight to win over those coveted party elites — the super delegates — until they formally vote in July. “She will need super delegates ...

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North Korea Sentences U.S. Citizen Kim Dong Chul to 10 Years of Hard Labor

Saturday April 30, 2016 – PYONGYANG, South Korea — North Korea on Friday sentenced a U.S. citizen of Korean heritage to 10 years in prison after convicting him of espionage and subversion, the second American it has put behind bars this year. Kim Dong Chul had been detained in the North on suspicion of engaging in spying and stealing state secrets. ...

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Demonstrators, police face off at tense protest outside Trump event in California

Friday April 29, 2016 – BURLINGAME, Calif. — Protesters opposed to Donald Trump and police officers clashed outside a hotel here Friday ahead of a speech by the Republican front-runner, as a demonstration that had begun peacefully became increasingly tense before he arrived. The protests forced Trump to abandon his motorcade and walk through a field and under a fence, he said, ...

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Protesters take to streets after Trump rally in California

  Friday April 29, 2016 – Scores of protesters took to the streets Thursday night outside a Donald Trump campaign event here, drawing out police officers in riot and tactical gear and on horseback who sought to disperse the crowd. The crowd gathered in the streets outside the OC Fair & Event Center as Trump addressed several thousand supporters at the ...

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Trump attacks Clinton on gender, risks alienating women

Friday April 29, 2016 – Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump waded into politically risky territory this week when he accused Democrat Hillary Clinton of exploiting her gender to win votes and said she would have little support if she were not a woman. As Trump and Clinton, fresh off big wins in five Northeastern state primaries on Tuesday, circled each other ...

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