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Lion Ted: Cruz Crushes the Detroit Debate

In theory, Ted Cruz’s best states are behind him. But at the Detroit debate, Cruz was clearly the class of the field and it's clear that no one should count him out as the delegate race moves into its next phase.  Read more

Mitt Romney: Trump is 'a phony, a fraud'

Mitt Romney, the former Republican presidential nominee, is expected to call Donald Trump a "phony" and a "fraud" on Thursday.  Read more

GOP plan to stop 'runaway nominee' Trump

What happens if neither, or even just one, can beat Trump?  Read more

With Hillary as front-runner, will millennials abandon Democrats?

Just as GOP front-runner Donald Trump won seven of the 11 Super Tuesday states, so did his Democratic counter-part, Hillary Clinton.  Read more

20-of-22 Economists on Sanders’ Free College: “A bad idea”

Economists are not amused with the college plans offered by Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.  Read more

The Migrants of Calais

Losers and winners in the global economy  Read more

Cruz asks opponents to 'prayerfully consider' exiting the race

After winning two states Tuesday night, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz called on his Republican rivals to "prayerfully consider" exiting the 2016 presidential race in order to help him defeat Donald Trump.  Read more

Supreme Court set to hear biggest abortion case in a decade

During the oral arguments, all eyes will be on Justice Anthony Kennedy, who is expected to be the decisive vote on the issue.  Read more

Super Tuesday: Trump wins big with young voters, breaks turnout records

No way to cut it, Donald Trump had a good night on Super Tuesday — winning at least six states and leading in another one as of the writing of this article.  Read more

Trump v. Clinton: Both are in legal trouble, Trump University lawsuit may hurt GOP

If Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are chosen as the nominees for their respective parties, Americans may be deciding between two candidates embroiled in legal drama come Election Day.  Read more

Trump Dominates

But the same GOP split that allowed his rise threatens Trump’s chances to be the next president.  Read more

Immigration fades, but it's still a factor in the GOP primary

How important is immigration to the 2016 presidential race?  Read more

What if Clinton's indicted?

Hillary Clinton faces a range of high and unexpected hurdles to the Democratic nomination which, a year ago, was seen as hers virtually by monarchical right.  Read more

Trump University victims: “Trump is a fraud,” “phony”

New video ads are hitting the airwaves featuring victims of Trump University, who all allege Donald Trump ripped them off with a “phony scam” — and that he should not be trusted by the American people.  Read more

Mom: Rubio took “best picture” with son with Down Syndrome, Trump mocked disabled reporter

Recently, Marco Rubio’s campaign retweeted Rubio posing for a picture with a man who has Down Syndrome.  Read more

Rubio Funny, Exciting, and Emotional in Virginia

The police force in this otherwise quiet town an hour west of the nation’s capital looked a little peeved.  Read more

Marco Rubio, the GOP race, and the 'delegate fairy'

In a Republican race in which Donald Trump has won three of the four states contested so far, Trump's rivals have begun talking more about winning delegates than states.  Read more

Eight takeaways from the latest GOP debate

The 10th Republican presidential debate is in the books. What did we learn in Houston Thursday night?  Read more