LISA LERER

Tensions fray in both parties ahead of New York primary

NEW YORK (AP) — Tensions frayed in both the Democratic and Republican presidential races on Monday, as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump tried to stave off the prospect of a lengthy battle for the nomination with big victories in New York.

Apr. 12, 2016 10:09 AM EDT
Tensions fray in both parties ahead of New York primary

NEW YORK (AP) — Tensions frayed in both the Democratic and Republican presidential races on Monday, as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump tried to stave off the prospect of a lengthy battle for the nomination with big victories in New York.

Apr. 11, 2016 8:56 PM EDT
Candidates _ even Trump _ shift to delegate hunt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic and Republican presidential candidates are coming to terms with the cold mathematical reality of chasing delegates ahead of their nominating conventions, with front-runners Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump driving for challenge-proof majorities against rivals who won't go away.

Apr. 10, 2016 8:47 PM EDT
Clinton hits Sanders on gun control, sharpens attacks

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Armed with a blistering tabloid cover, Hillary Clinton is pitting Bernie Sanders against the parents of children murdered in Sandy Hook, part of an effort to punch her way into the critical New York primary.

Apr. 7, 2016 2:01 AM EDT
Clinton tries to win New York with her congressional record

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton will release a $10 billion plan aimed at revitalizing manufacturing in Syracuse on Friday, part of an effort to highlight her work as a senator from New York ahead of that state's primary later this month.

Apr. 1, 2016 9:06 AM EDT
Sanders wins 3 states; Clinton retains big delegate lead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders scored three wins in Western caucus contests, giving a powerful psychological boost to his supporters but doing little to move him closer to securing the Democratic nomination.

Mar. 27, 2016 8:02 AM EDT
Sanders wins 3 states; Clinton retains big delegate lead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders scored three wins in Western caucus contests Saturday, giving a powerful psychological boost to his supporters but doing little to move him closer to securing the Democratic nomination.

Mar. 27, 2016 4:21 AM EDT
Sanders wins Alaska, Washington; Clinton holds delegate lead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders scored a duo of wins in Western state caucus contests Saturday, giving a powerful psychological boost to his supporters but doing little to move him closer to securing the Democratic presidential nomination.

Mar. 26, 2016 10:28 PM EDT
Trump opens up on his foreign policy positions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump on Monday confronted doubts about the depth of his knowledge of world affairs, delivering a sober speech to a pro-Israel crowd and outlining for the first time his team of foreign policy advisers.

Mar. 21, 2016 10:03 PM EDT
Trump demands GOP embrace him as Dems unleash new attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — A front-runner under attack from all sides, Republican Donald Trump demanded that his party's skeptical establishment embrace the inevitability of his presidential nomination as he stormed into Washington on Monday.

Mar. 21, 2016 7:21 PM EDT
Gaffe Proof? Trump vs. Clinton tests political pitfalls

WASHINGTON (AP) — When is a gaffe not a gaffe? When Donald Trump says it.Over a period of 72 hours earlier in the month, the Republican front-runner faced a campaign crisis after unrest at his events forced him to cancel a rally in Chicago.

Mar. 21, 2016 4:07 AM EDT
Gaffe Proof? Trump vs. Clinton tests political pitfalls

WASHINGTON (AP) — When is a gaffe not a gaffe? When Donald Trump says it.Over a period of 72 hours earlier in the month, the Republican front-runner faced a campaign crisis after unrest at his events forced him to cancel a rally in Chicago.

Mar. 20, 2016 1:40 PM EDT
Gaffe Proof? Trump vs. Clinton tests political pitfalls

WASHINGTON (AP) — When is a gaffe not a gaffe? When Donald Trump says it.Over a period of 72 hours earlier in the month, the Republican front-runner faced a campaign crisis after unrest at his events forced him to cancel a rally in Chicago.

Mar. 20, 2016 11:50 AM 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
Clinton defeats Sanders in Florida, Ohio and 2 other states

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Hillary Clinton rolled up primary victories in four states — Florida, Ohio, Illinois and North Carolina — and dealt a severe blow Tuesday to Bernie Sanders' hopes of denying her the Democratic presidential nomination.

Mar. 16, 2016 1:43 AM EDT
Sanders seeks Midwest wins to turn tide against Clinton

CHICAGO (AP) — Barnstorming through the Rust Belt, Bernie Sanders on Monday looked toward primary contests in five states as the linchpin of his strategy to turn the tide against Hillary Clinton and overcome her delegate edge in the Democratic primary.

Mar. 14, 2016 6:01 PM EDT
Who's best for Hispanics? Clinton, Sanders debate

MIAMI (AP) — Fighting for Florida and beyond, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled in an intense debate over who's the true friend of American Hispanics, trading accusations over guest worker programs "akin to slavery" and the embracing of "vigilantes" against immigrants.

Mar. 10, 2016 10:34 AM EST

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