Refine Search

Nationals fire manager Williams after only 2 seasons

...contract option. But he presided over a 2015 season filled with defeats, discord and a dugout dustup between NL MVP front-runner Bryce Harper and teammate Jonathan Papelbon during a game the day after the team was eliminated from playoff contention...
Not For Web
Scramble to fill top jobs in House after Boehner exit

...congressional ladder and for competing factions to exert new sway as an anti-establishment fever sweeps GOP politics.The front-runner for the speaker's job, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, made his candidacy official Monday in a letter to fellow...
Nation and World
Iowans who sought to draft Christie in 2011, back him again

...the former Florida governor; Rubio, a Florida senator, and a number of popular outsiders, including surprise front-runner Donald Trump.Many of the other candidates have sought support from this Iowa group, considered a powerful set of...
Nation and World
GOP front-runner Trump proposes tax cuts for all

...YORK - After weeks of vowing to raise taxes on "hedge fund guys" and high-income earners, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump unveiled a tax plan Monday that would cut rates across the board and reduce the amount paid by wealthiest...
Nation and World
Pope, after historic talk to Congress, visits NYC

...for progress have only grown more remote amid the hardline rhetoric of the U.S. presidential campaign. Republican front-runner Donald Trump, who watched the pope's New York motorcade from the Trump Tower balcony, has painted Mexican immigrants...
Nation and World
Ranks thinning, traditional GOP candidates try to adapt

...votes. Because I am leaving the Senate."The success of anti-establishment candidates isn't lost on Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton. On Sunday, the former first lady, senator and secretary of state tried to pitch herself...
Nation and World
Walker exits 2016 race with harsh words for Trump

...clear the field" so someone can emerge to take down front-runner Donald Trump.The announcement marked a dramatic fall...a positive conservative alternative to the current front-runner."Walker said that is "fundamentally important to...
Nation and World
GOP leaders seek to avert shutdown over Planned Parenthood

...willing to shut down the federal government to do it, no matter how bad that is for our country," said the Democratic front runner.So for now, GOP leaders are pushing free-standing bills blocking Planned Parenthood's money and curbing abortion...
Nation and World
Clinton breaks Keystone silence, says she opposes pipeline

...O'Malley, who trails Clinton and Sanders by a wide margin in polls, used the moment to criticize the Democratic front-runner, saying her late-breaking opposition to Keystone is akin to how she arrived at her positions on gay marriage, offering...
Nation and World
GOP wants to broaden appeal; will candidates get in the way?

...more moderate positions. It can be tough, though, to avoid getting drowned out by language sure to stir up people.Front-runner Donald Trump declined to correct a town hall participant who wrongly said President Barack Obama was a Muslim. Days...
Nation and World


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback