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Obama unveils record $4.1 trillion election-year budget

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Tuesday unveiled a record $4.1 trillion, election-year budget that finances Democratic priorities like education, health care and climate change with new taxes on crude oil, the wealthy and big banks.

Feb. 9, 2016 4:34 PM EST
WATCHING TUESDAY: NH existential test for Trump's candidacy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Which candidate is "the best," who's the most experienced, who's a revolutionary and who's a robot?New Hampshire voters will be the judge of that — and much more — in a presidential primary that turns 100 years old Tuesday.

Feb. 9, 2016 12:19 PM EST
Primary puts values of retail campaigning to the test

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Donald Trump upended the traditions of New Hampshire campaigning when he opted for mega-rallies over living room conversations and diner stops, spending less time in the first primary state than any of his rivals.

Feb. 9, 2016 3:56 AM EST
Candidates sprint to NH finish, but brace for long campaign

SALEM, N.H. (AP) — Eyeing their first wins in a capricious campaign, Republican Donald Trump lashed out at his opponents Monday while Democrat Bernie Sanders sought to play it safe on the eve of the nation's initial primary.

Feb. 9, 2016 2:32 AM EST
Campaigns target Super Bowl viewers in early primary states

WASHINGTON (AP) — Among Super Bowl advertisements for Doritos, dachshunds chasing ketchup bottles and Dame Helen Mirren encouraging responsible alcohol consumption, football fans in New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada also got a dose of presidential politics.

Feb. 8, 2016 6:12 PM EST

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