New Jersey voters select Democratic and GOP candidates for the Senate Tuesday. Here are three items to consider when assessing the longer-term potential of Newark Mayor Cory Booker.
Hillary Clinton launches a major series of speeches on issues ranging from voting rights and 'transparency' in national security to US global leadership. Some see the prelude for a 2016 presidential run.
Michelle Obama is teaming up with Jordin Sparks, Ashanti, and Run DMC on a rap album called "Songs for a Healthier America." She's been having more fun in the second term.
In a statement challenging the recall effort, San Diego Mayor Bob Filner did not address accusations of sexual misconduct lodged against him by 14 women. Instead, he repeated promises of better city services.
An Obama-mask clown at the Missouri State Fair was banned for life, after photos and video asking a crowd if they wanted to see Obama 'run down by a bull' went viral. The crowd cheered. Fair officials dubbed the stunt 'unconscionable.'
CNN and NBC remain in the cross hairs of Republican National Committee chief Reince Priebus, over their plans for programs about Hillary Clinton. His threat to boycott those networks during the GOP presidential debates has its strategic advantages.