Rupert Murdoch apologizes for 'real black President' tweet

...Thursday for a Twitter message suggesting that President Barack Obama isn't a "real black president."Murdoch praised Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson and his wife as terrific in a tweet Wednesday, adding, "what about a real black President...
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McCarthy abruptly withdraws candidacy for House speaker

...Tim Huelskamp of Kansas, naming the Republican majority leader of the Senate.One...prolong Boehner's tenure. The Ohio Republican, who had intended to leave Oct. 30...Congress that will embarrass himself, the Republican Conference and the House of Representatives...
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Young not in running for Speaker of the House

...the party is divided between a libertarian-leaning tea party wing and a more centrist wing. Young is the most senior Republican member of the House, having been appointed to office in 1973 after the disappearance of Nick Begich and repeatedly re-elected...
California governor signs aggressive climate change bill

...over the Air Resources Board, which has been in charge of implementing an already ambitious greenhouse gas emissions law Republican Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed in 2006.But Brown refused to give up what he sees as his executive authority.
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For Clinton, complications with her old boss arise

...voters that twice elected Obama. But at the same time, they say she must find ways to distinguish herself - and undercut Republican attacks that Clinton would simply be a third Obama term.Many of Clinton's top aides joined her campaign from the White...
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Approaching debate, Clinton, Sanders showing differences

...Sanders. He's the longest-serving independent in Congress, and one who considers himself a democratic socialist.While Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump and some of his rivals have gone after each other by name, Clinton, Sanders, former...
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S. Carolina cleans up, but worries remain

...the damage, which could be "any amount of dollars." The Republican governor quickly got a federal disaster declaration from and resources. South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, a Republican presidential candidate, promised not "to ask for a penny...
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My Turn: Alaskan are going to have to fight for it

...least back from the feds ? California, ? 79 cents for each dollar sent. The top ten "getters" of federal money are Red Republican states, mostly in the South. Mostly to make up for all the revenue giveaways.That's how it really works in the phony...
Iowans who sought to draft Christie in 2011, back him again

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Republican presidential Chris Christie got a big boost in Iowa Tuesday when six major Republican donors and activists wooed by other GOP candidates declared they were sticking with the New Jersey governor despite his lag...
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GOP front-runner Trump proposes tax cuts for all guys" and high-income earners, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump...larger than those proposed by any other Republican candidate and could easily cost more...bigger than what we've seen so far from Republican candidates."Trump said the changes...
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