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Debate brawl: Rubio and Cruz go hard after Trump

HOUSTON (AP) — Brawling from the get-go, a fiery Marco Rubio went hard after Donald Trump in Thursday night's Republican debate, lacerating the front-runner's position on immigration, his privileged background, his speaking style and more.

Feb. 25, 2016 11:41 PM EST
Anxious to slow Trump, both Rubio and Cruz go after him

HOUSTON (AP) — Brawling from the get-go, a fiery Marco Rubio went hard after Donald Trump in Thursday night's Republican presidential debate, attacking the front-runner's position on immigration, his privileged background, his speaking style and more.

Feb. 25, 2016 11:38 PM EST
AP FACT CHECK: Trump objects to cursing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, offended by coarse language?So it seemed in the Republican presidential debate Thursday night.

Feb. 25, 2016 11:04 PM EST
Cruz lifts hold on bill to resolve Flint water crisis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz on Thursday lifted a hold he placed on bipartisan legislation to address the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, where lead-contaminated pipes have resulted in an ongoing public health emergency.

Feb. 25, 2016 8:32 PM EST
Biden: Campaign rhetoric on Mexico 'dangerous, damaging'

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that some U.S. campaign rhetoric about Mexico and immigrants has been "dangerous, damaging and incredibly ill-advised" and is out of step with most Americans' attitudes.

Feb. 25, 2016 8:25 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
Graham on Trump: 'Nut job' who likely wins GOP nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham, whose own quest for the GOP presidential nomination ended unsuccessfully, on Thursday called Donald Trump a "nut job" who likely will win the party's nod, but lose in November's general election.

Feb. 25, 2016 4:55 PM EST
In Chicago, Sanders found his place in civil rights movement

CHICAGO (AP) — Bernie Sanders was in his first year at the University of Chicago, 20 and with a thick New York accent, when he took to the steps of the administration building to rail against a university policy of racially segregated housing.

Feb. 25, 2016 3:57 PM EST
AP-GfK Poll: Doubts on Sanders 'Medicare for all' plan

WASHINGTON (AP) — At first, many Americans like the idea of "Medicare for all," a cradle-to-grave government-run health system that's a rallying cry for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

Feb. 25, 2016 2:46 PM EST

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