|Bush: Trump 'too pessimistic,' will lead GOP to 2016 defeat
Jeb Bush says Donald Trump is "too pessimistic," and that picking the businessman as the Republican presidential nominee would lead the party to defeat on Election Day.
|GOP Rep. Kline says he won't seek re-election
Republican Rep. John Kline, a seven-term lawmaker and chairman of the House Education panel, says he won't seek re-election next year.
|AP sources: GOP works to avoid third-party presidential run
The Republican hierarchy is challenging each of the party's presidential candidates to sign a pledge not to undertake a third-party bid — a move aimed squarely at Donald Trump.
|Bush: "I laughed" at Trump's criticism of speaking Spanish
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says his first reaction was to laugh at rival Donald Trump's criticism of him for speaking Spanish.
|Pondering presidential campaign, Biden sticks close to Obama
As he explores a presidential campaign, Vice President Joe Biden is presenting himself as a natural heir to President Barack Obama's policies during a trip to the crucial swing state of Florida.
|Candidates seeking Iowa boost look to 99-county tour
Campaigning in Iowa, many presidential candidates see a path to success by visiting all 99 counties in the leadoff caucus state.
|Kerry seeks support for Iran nuke deal
Secretary of State John Kerry is bringing the Obama administration's campaign for public and congressional support for the Iran nuclear deal to Philadelphia.
|Obama visit puts spotlight on rough plight in rural Alaska
It's a good bet that President Barack Obama will never use a honey bucket.
|Clerk in gay marriage fight once unlikely to wage moral war
Kim Davis sat in a church pew on a Sunday morning about four years ago, listening as the man in the pulpit preached of forgiveness and God's grace.
|Trump makes an appearance at Barclays
Jim Herman played in the group in front of Tiger Woods last week on the PGA Tour, giving him a little experience in coping with gallery noise behind him. Sunday at The Barclays was slightly different. It wasn't the size of the gallery, it was one person.