The Nevada caucuses: How do they work; how many delegates will be awarded?

The Nevada caucuses: How do they work; how many delegates will be awarded?

Saturday will see voters choosing candidates in two states as the races for the Democratic and Republican nominations for president heat up. In South Carolina, Republicans

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Donald Trump slams Pope Francis’ remarks on his faith

Donald Trump slams Pope Francis’ remarks on his faith

Donald Trump just took on perhaps a foe even he can’t tackle: Pope Francis. The pope, during a news conference aboard the papal airliner, told reporters, this, according to

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5 things to know about Presidents' Day

5 things to know about Presidents' Day

The third Monday in February means a day off school for many students, and a day off work for employees.  But what does the federal holiday

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Obama victory hug pic is most-tweeted image of 2012

Obama victory hug pic is most-tweeted image of 2012

Of all the billions of tweets tweeted in 2012, one stood out: A post-election-win photo of the Obamas hugging, with the succinct caption "Four more years."

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#ImNotKiddingMaddi: Hashtag Surfaces in Response to Purported Hillary Clinton Campaign Email

#ImNotKiddingMaddi: Hashtag Surfaces in Response to Purported Hillary Clinton Campaign Email

The hashtag surfaced after a screenshot of an email purportedly from Clinton's campaign began circulating online. "I'm not kidding, Maddi, I'm asking you to give

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New Jersey governor Chris Christie promises to reschedule Halloween if necessary

New Jersey governor Chris Christie promises to reschedule Halloween if necessary

Concerned that Sandy will interrupt your Halloween plans? Don't be. New Jersey governor Chris Christie has pledged that those forced indoors by the storm's wrath

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Romney quote about 'gays are actually having children' goes viral

Romney quote about 'gays are actually having children' goes viral

He may support gay Boy Scouts but Mitt Romney isn't exactly bearing the LGBTQ torch just yet. Comments the GOP presidential candidate made as Massachusetts

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Romney campaign puts Brangelina pic in pro-Mitt magazine

Romney campaign puts Brangelina pic in pro-Mitt magazine

Looks like Obama isn’t the only one using star power to help drive his campaign. This weekend, swing-state readers may find an unexpected gift when

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Having black president has actually made people more racist, poll says

Having black president has actually made people more racist, poll says

The historic election of our first black president marked an unprecedented step forward for racial harmony, showing that four years later, our great nation is

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Obama pokes a little fun at 'birthers' during campaign stop

Obama pokes a little fun at 'birthers' during campaign stop

President Obama made a little joke about the "birthers," who’ve stubbornly dogged him during his administration while visiting swing state New Hampshire. While calling out

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Donald Trump claims his biggest triumph

Donald Trump claims his biggest triumph

DONALD Trump has claimed his first triumph in America’s presidential race, blowing away his Republican rivals in the New Hampshire primary. Trump’s margin of victory was

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Congresswoman makes most counterintuitive campaign ad ever

Congresswoman makes most counterintuitive campaign ad ever

South Dakota is no stranger to quirky campaign ads, but there's quirky and then there's tragically misguided. Incumbent Republican Congresswoman Kristi Noem has put together

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Man with available forehead space gets Romney tattoo for $15,000

Man with available forehead space gets Romney tattoo for $15,000

Free-spirited Eric Hartsburg of Michigan City, Ind., defended his decision to get Mitt Romney’s logo tattooed on his face by saying "you only live once,

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Republican Party is 'full of racists,' claims ex-Colin Powell staffer

Republican Party is 'full of racists,' claims ex-Colin Powell staffer

"My party is full of racists," said Colin Powell's former chief of staff on MSNBC last night. Lawrence Wilkerson was responding to a claim that

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Romney tells gullible crowd that Chrysler is sending US jobs to China

Romney tells gullible crowd that Chrysler is sending US jobs to China

It must have sounded pretty convincing at the time, so how many people fell for this lie? Mitt Romney told an Ohio crowd that automaker

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Richard Mourdock, Senate candidate, says rape remark got him votes:

Richard Mourdock, Senate candidate, says rape remark got him votes:

If you were looking for Senate candidate Richard Mourdock, an Indiana Republican, to slowly step away from his controversial comments on rape and pregnancy, keep

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Donald Trump stops rally after audience member brands Ted Cruz a 'p***y’

Donald Trump stops rally after audience member brands Ted Cruz a 'p***y’

The billonaire was criticizing Cruz’s response to questions on waterboarding, the controversial interrogation technique outlawed by Barack Obama. One crowd member, who has not been identified,

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Texas bans UN observers because its polling places are already perfect

Texas bans UN observers because its polling places are already perfect

A word of advice to international election observers hoping to observe the upcoming U.S. election: Don't mess with Texas. Texas authorities have threatened to arrest

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What is a primary and why does New Hampshire use one?

What is a primary and why does New Hampshire use one?

Last week we saw they first group of U.S. citizens make their choices  in the 2016 presidential election cycle. Democrat Hillary Clinton edge out Sen.

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Estelle Carson, Democrat of the Year, convicted of stealing from disabled woman in Colorado

Estelle Carson, Democrat of the Year, convicted of stealing from disabled woman in Colorado

Estelle Carson probably won't be winning any more citizenship awards. The Colorado activist, who was named "Democrat of the Year" by the Jefferson County Democratic

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Bernie Sanders biography

Bernie Sanders biography

Bernie Sanders is a second-term senator from Vermont. He won re-election in 2012 by a large margin, 71 percent of the vote. He had served

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Marco Rubio biography

Marco Rubio biography

Born in 1971, Marco Rubio is one of the youngest candidates for president.  He was born in Miami to Cuban immigrants. His parents Mario and Oria

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Hillary Clinton biography

Hillary Clinton biography

Hillary Clinton has had a long history of public service. Probably best known as the first lady of the United States, she served her country

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Ted Cruz biography

Ted Cruz biography

Ted Cruz is a U.S. senator running for the Republican nomination for president.  He was born Dec. 22, 1970, named Rafael Cruz in Canada. His Cuban

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Is this Goodbye? Donald Trump just LOST a huge contest in Iowa

Is this Goodbye? Donald Trump just LOST a huge contest in Iowa

This could finally be the end for Donald Trump. The businessman turned politician just lost a crucial contest for the Republican leadership – the all-important Iowa Caucus. Iowa,

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GOP Senate hopeful Richard Mourdock says rape pregnancies are 'something God intended'

GOP Senate hopeful Richard Mourdock says rape pregnancies are 'something God intended'

Another day, another controversial Republican comment about rape. Indiana's Republican Senate candidate Richard Mourdock was asked at a Tuesday-night debate whether he thinks abortions should

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Ted Cruz left red-faced by his own DAUGHTER in this cringe-worthy video

Ted Cruz left red-faced by his own DAUGHTER in this cringe-worthy video

In a cringe-worthy video, the Republican candidate was captured attempting to give his eldest daughter Caroline a TV-friendly peck on the cheek outside his battle

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Obama declares Christmas Eve a holiday, but only if you work for him

Obama declares Christmas Eve a holiday, but only if you work for him

Did a petition on the White House website calling for government workers to get Christmas Eve off actually work? A call for President Obama to

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Donald Trump veterans event: What time, what channel

Donald Trump veterans event: What time, what channel

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has decided to skip Thursday’s Republican debate because of a beef with Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly, but he’s not

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Obama cuts number of inaugural balls from ten to two

Obama cuts number of inaugural balls from ten to two

With the nation scheduled to slide into economic crisis if it goes plunging over the fiscal cliff at the end of December, President Obama is

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