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Obama summons Americans to compromise and change

WASHINGTON (AP) — With Americans soon to begin choosing his successor, President Barack Obama is casting his seven divisive years as a time of positive change, implicitly asking voters to replace him with a Democrat who would continue his hard-won policies on health care, climate change and Iran.

Jan. 13, 2016 3:43 AM EST
Obama warns against giving into election year cynicism

WASHINGTON (AP) — With Americans soon to being choosing his successor, President Barack Obama used his final State of the Union address to rekindle belief in the promise of change that first carried him to the White House, declaring that the country must not allow election-year fear and division to put economic and security progress at risk.

Jan. 13, 2016 1:50 AM EST
Sanders ad burst coincides with upward movement in polls

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders has been putting up major advertising cash to seize momentum heading into the Democratic presidential primary — outspending his rival Hillary Clinton just as voters are beginning to pay attention to the race.

Jan. 13, 2016 12:10 AM EST
Cruz escalates attacks on Trump over values, foreign policy

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz is ramping up his attacks against rival Donald Trump, accusing the billionaire businessman of having "New York values" and questioning his foreign policy credentials.

Jan. 12, 2016 9:42 PM EST
Cruz escalates attacks on Trump over values, foreign policy

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz ramped up his attacks against GOP rival Donald Trump on Tuesday, accusing the billionaire businessman of having "New York values" and questioning his foreign policy credentials.

Jan. 12, 2016 9:40 PM EST
Christie highlights bipartisanship, dives into pension fight

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Christie jumped head first into a fight with state political rivals over pensions despite highlighting his work with the Democratic-controlled Legislature and called for turning a prison into a drug treatment facility during his annual State of the State address Tuesday.

Jan. 12, 2016 9:07 PM EST
With Democratic race narrowing, Clinton rips into Sanders

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, facing a narrowing primary contest, ripped into rival Bernie Sanders on Tuesday, saying the Vermont senator was offering unrealistic policies and overstating his anti-establishment credentials.

Jan. 12, 2016 7:39 PM EST
With Democratic race narrowing, Clinton rips into Sanders

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Facing a narrowing primary contest, Hillary Clinton ripped into rival Bernie Sanders on Tuesday, saying the Vermont senator was offering unrealistic policies and overstating his anti-establishment credentials.

Jan. 12, 2016 7:32 PM EST

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