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Clinton, Sanders dash about New York days before primary

NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Sanders revved up what he said was a record crowd of nearly 29,000 in his boyhood borough, insisting that Democratic presidential rival Hillary Clinton cannot "tell the American people with a straight face that you're going to stand up to big-money interests" when those same interests are giving millions of dollars to her supportive super PAC.

Apr. 17, 2016 8:57 PM EDT
Bitterly feuding, Clinton, Sanders clash in NY debate

NEW YORK (AP) — Deepening their increasingly bitter feud, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders aggressively challenged each other's judgment to be president in Thursday night's Democratic debate, sparring over Wall Street banks, how high to raise the minimum wage and gun control.

Apr. 15, 2016 1:50 AM EDT
Sanders, Clinton battle in NY ahead of Sanders' Vatican trip

NEW YORK (AP) — Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton staged dueling New York City rallies on Wednesday ahead of the state's pivotal presidential primary, with the Vermont senator drawing thousands of supporters in a show of force for his self-proclaimed political revolution.

Apr. 14, 2016 1:36 AM EDT
Sanders lags in delegates but leads in likability

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders is still behind when it comes to delegates and votes, but he has one clear advantage over his Democratic and Republican presidential rivals — a lot of people actually like him.

Apr. 12, 2016 3:31 AM EDT
Sanders lags in delegates but leads in likability

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders is still behind when it comes to delegates and votes, but he has one clear advantage over his Democratic and Republican presidential rivals — a lot of people actually like him.

Apr. 11, 2016 9:29 PM EDT
Clinton: Republicans in 'fantasy' world

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates tried to shift attention back to Republicans Friday, calling for renewed focus on issues rather than on their dispute over qualifications to become president.

Apr. 8, 2016 12:04 PM EDT
In Wisconsin, which candidate passes the beer test?

SLINGER, Wis. (AP) — It's Friday night at the Nite Owls Tavern. There's basketball on the TVs, beer and brandy Old Fashioneds in the glasses, fried fish on the plates — and good-natured conversation that largely eschews the presidential election that seems so far from this cozy, small-town watering hole.

Apr. 4, 2016 3:59 PM EDT
After a night of primary victories, Clinton looks ahead

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Sweeping to victory in four key primary contests, Hillary Clinton has solidified her hold on the Democratic nomination, allowing her to begin the work of unifying her party against GOP front-runner Donald Trump.

Mar. 16, 2016 5:27 PM EDT
This is huge: Trump, Sanders both using same catchphrase.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Bernie Sanders has a catchphrase. But is it already taken?At recent events for the Democratic presidential candidate, supporters have latched on to his pronunciation of the word "huge," which in his distinctive Brooklyn twang sounds more like "yuge.

Mar. 7, 2016 4:01 AM EST
New rancor, tough talk in Clinton-Sanders Democratic debate

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Ratcheting up the rancor, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled aggressively in a Democratic presidential debate Sunday night over trade, Wall Street influence and more, with Clinton accusing him of turning his back on the auto industry and Sanders countering that Clinton's friends on Wall Street had "destroyed this economy.

Mar. 7, 2016 1:11 AM EST
New rancor, tough talk in Clinton-Sanders Democratic debate

FLINT, Michigan (AP) — Ratcheting up the rancor, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled aggressively in a Democratic presidential debate Sunday night over trade, Wall Street influence and more, with Clinton accusing him of turning his back on the auto industry and Sanders countering that Clinton's friends on Wall Street had "destroyed this economy.

Mar. 6, 2016 10:28 PM EST
Clinton emphasizing gun laws ahead of South Carolina primary

FLORENCE, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has South Carolina mostly to herself two days before the first-in-the-South primary, and she's using it to capitalize on her advantage over Bernie Sanders with black voters.

Feb. 25, 2016 7:31 PM EST
Clinton: Obama likely to pressure GOP with high court pick

ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Hillary Clinton predicted Monday that President Barack Obama will nominate someone who's already been confirmed by the Senate to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

Feb. 16, 2016 2:55 AM EST
Clinton: Obama might pressure Republicans with court pick

ELKO, Nevada (AP) — Hillary Clinton predicted Monday that President Barack Obama will nominate someone who's already been confirmed by the Senate to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

Feb. 15, 2016 6:24 PM EST
Sanders, Clinton (and guest) speak at same Las Vegas church

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bernie Sanders may have been the first to make plans to campaign Sunday at Victory Missionary Baptist Church in Las Vegas, but he had to share the pulpit with his rival for the Democratic presidential nomination — and her special guest.

Feb. 14, 2016 7:17 PM EST
Sanders says Clinton is coming 'unraveled' by his progress

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Bernie Sanders is pronouncing himself startled by the ferocity of Hillary Clinton's attempts to take him down, saying she's coming "unraveled" by his progress in the Democratic presidential campaign.

Feb. 13, 2016 5:03 PM EST
Clinton, Sanders clash over minorities, money _ and Obama

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial backing of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate and clashed heatedly over their support for Barack Obama as the presidential race shifted toward states with more minority voters.

Feb. 11, 2016 11:37 PM EST
Clinton says Sanders making promises that 'cannot be kept'

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial support of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate, a polite but pointed contest that marked a shift in the primary toward states with more minority voters.

Feb. 11, 2016 10:42 PM EST
Carly Fiorina ends 2016 Republican bid for President

DES MOINES (AP) — Former technology executive Carly Fiorina exited the 2016 Republican presidential race Wednesday, after winning praise for her debate prowess but struggling to build a winning coalition in a crowded GOP field.

Feb. 10, 2016 3:19 PM EST
Clinton defends progressive record against Sanders critique

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders opened up a new line of attack in the Democratic presidential primary on Wednesday, putting Hillary Clinton on the defensive over her liberal credentials just days after she eked a slim victory in the Iowa caucuses.

Feb. 4, 2016 2:32 AM EST
Clinton defends progressive record against Sanders critique

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders opened up a new line of attack in the Democratic presidential primary on Wednesday, putting Hillary Clinton on the defensive over her liberal credentials just days after she eked a slim victory in the Iowa caucuses.

Feb. 3, 2016 11:51 PM EST
Cruz tops Trump in Iowa; Clinton, Sanders too close to call

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a fiery conservative loathed by his own party's leaders, swept to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses Monday, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump and a stronger-than-expected showing by Florida Sen.

Feb. 2, 2016 1:35 AM EST
Cruz defeats Trump in Iowa; Clinton, Sanders in tight race

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Ted Cruz, a fiery, conservative Texas senator loathed by his own party's leaders, swept to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses Monday, overcoming billionaire Donald Trump and Florida Sen.

Feb. 2, 2016 12:45 AM EST

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