Adviser: Carson struggling with foreign policy

...Some advisers to Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson say he is struggling to grasp...campaign but regularly talks to the candidate, acknowledged in an interview with The...journalists, said he spoke with the candidate Tuesday about having to engage with questioners...
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Most Alaska superdelegates undecided on candidate pick

...Superdelegates can support the candidate of their choice regardless...he has a preferred candidate, but isn't publicly...chance to evaluate the candidates on their own.Metcalfe...before settling on a candidate and said he wants to...amazing" group of candidates. She's waiting to...
Clinton, Sanders spar over taxes, health care

...lead over Sanders in national polls and has an edge in Iowa, the home of the first presidential caucus. A third Democratic candidate, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, has been forced to shift staff from his Baltimore headquarters to Iowa and other...
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Republicans rush to shut borders to Syrian refugees

...should be made stronger if possible and the White House was looking at how to do so.On the campaign trail, GOP presidential candidates denounced the Obama administration's strategy against the Islamic State group that has claimed responsibility for the Paris...
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Most Alaska superdelegates silent on GOP choice

...Superdelegates can support the candidate of their choice regardless...Democratic superdelegates as the candidate who would be the strongest...have a preferred Democratic candidate already. Given his position...beat any of the Republican candidates but said Kasich would be one...
APOC to meet Thursday in Anchorage

...Commission will hold a special meeting Thursday in Anchorage. On the agenda is a complaint against a supporter of a write-in candidate for a Valdez election, a draft of the commission's biennial report, and other items.The meeting is scheduled to begin...
Jeb Bush files for Alaska GOP preference poll

...Alaska's Republicans will see his name on the Presidential Preference Poll on March 1, 2016. Bush is the fourth major candidate to qualify for the preference poll."I'm proud and excited to file my paperwork to compete in Alaska's Presidential...
German mayoral candidate wounded in knife attack

BERLIN (AP) - A leading candidate to be mayor of Cologne was stabbed and seriously wounded Saturday...police chief Wolfgang Albers said.Reker is an independent candidate in Sunday's election for the new mayor of Germany's fourth-biggest...
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Syrian refugee policy takes focus in US 2016 politics

...national security discussion among 2016 candidates that cuts to the heart of the American...after proper vetting. Other Republican candidates have called for a ban on allowing Syrians...All three Democratic presidential candidates have said they would admit Syrians but...
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Refugee quandary: Immigrant legacy versus 9/11-era fears

...and denouncing calls from Republican candidates to favor Syrian Christians over Muslims...of New Jersey, also a presidential candidate, said not even "orphans under 5" should...Other Republican presidential candidates, already skeptical if not hostile to...
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