Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Blanco, who had entered hospice care for incurable cancer has died.
President Donald Trump on Thursday sought to reassure his supporters about the state of the US economy despite stock market volatility and told rallygoers in New Hampshire that their financial security depends on his reelection.
Former two-term Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has officially dropped out of the 2020 race, slimming the Democratic field to just over two-dozen.
An unofficial coalition of far-right extremist groups are set to descend on Portland, Oregon this weekend and the city’s mayor has a clear message for them: you are not welcome.
The presidential campaign of Colorado's former governor, John Hickenlooper, never quite caught on -- and now someone close to him tells The Associated Press that's he's dropping out of the race. He's expected to announce the decision Thursday.
As markets melted down Wednesday, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to blame the Federal Reserve's interest rate policy for recent slides.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, at the Iowa State Fair, said rural Americans are beginning to see that the Trump administration is neglecting their regions, and that rural Americans embrace immigrants.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019.
Hong Kong International Airport came to crippling halt on Monday with thousands of anti-government protesters occupying the airport’s main terminals. Authorities said operations have “been seriously disrupted” and cancelled all flights in and out ...
The tight alliance between President Trump and Mitch McConnell has been on clear display in the emerging debate over gun control.
Cheddar's JD Durkin explains how the Iowa State Fair became a crucial campaign stop for Presidential candidates.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Friday, Aug. 9, 2019.
Supporters of gun control legislation rallied at Louisville, Kentucky's Muhammad Ali Center. Democratic Congressman and presidential candidate Tim Ryan called on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring gun legislation to the Senate floor.
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden spoke about gun control while at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines on Thursday. Biden said congressional legislation is needed to get assault weapons off the street.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
Terren Klein, the CEO of College Pulse, discusses university student’s favorite 2020 hopefuls following night two of the second Democratic presidential debates.
Hundreds of Spanish villages practice a cruel tradition at their fairs. In what's known as becerradas, bull calves are tormented in the arena and pierced with barbed lances or banderillas, often to death.
More and more seaside towns in Britain are fighting against coastal erosion. One is the Welsh town of Fairbourne, population about 1000. Experts say climate change is the cause.
Democratic presidential candidates at UnidosUS Hispanic political forum in San Diego discussed guns and the past week's mass shootings. Monday's speakers included Joe Biden and Senators Amy Klobuchar, Kamala Harris and Bernie Sanders.
The ideological divisions gripping the Democratic Party intensified on Wednesday as presidential candidates waged an acrimonious battle over health care, immigration and race. Criticism of Joe Biden continued after the debate.
Many of the people attending Democratic debate watch parties in Nashua, New Hampshire and Denver, Colorado still seemed to be deciding which candidate they would support for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Ten candidates were on stage in Detroit on Wednesday night, the second straight night of Democratic presidential debates. Former Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Kamala Harris took a lot of heat as younger candidates sought the spotlight.
Hecklers at the Democratic presidential debate in Detroit targeted New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, shouting "Fire Pantaleo." They were talking about police officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was not charged in the death of Eric Garner.
People attending debate watch parties in Denver, Colorado and Manchester, New Hampshire voiced their opinions of some of the candidates.
The signature domestic proposal by the top progressive candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination was attacked by moderates. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders defended "Medicare for All" during Tuesday night's debate.
The Democratic candidates for president clash in a debate that laid bare the struggle between a call for revolutionary policies and a desperate desire to defeat President Donald Trump. Night two Wednesday in Detroit promises more of the same.
Detroit police allowed hundreds of protesters to march past the Fox Theater Tuesday as the Democratic candidates for president were about to start their two-day debate on Tuesday night. Pro-Trump and Anti-Trump demonstrators were both on hand.
The White House says it didn't know that an altered presidential seal featuring a two-headed eagle clutching golf clubs would be displayed at a speech by President Donald Trump this week.
These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Thursday, July 25, 2019.
Small cheese makers from the Normandy are angry at major cheese manufacturers. They say not every soft cheese from the region deserves to be called Camembert.
German emergency medics and doctors are increasingly insulted and abused while on duty. It is a worrying trend.
In 1989, Polish workers helped bring down the Iron Curtain. Today, the former revolutionaries are disappointed with how their country is developing.
House Republicans and Democrats had very different reactions to former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony on Wednesday. House Democrats said there's still a case to be made to the country. Republicans said Democrats need to move on.
Several Democratic presidential candidates who took part in a forum at the NAACP national convention in Detroit say President Donald Trump is trying to divide voters with racial rhetoric.
It's been a dramatic first season of Raw Politics. Watch the highlight reel to see some of the best moments during the show from MEPs, journalists, students, and all other guests.
Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Bernie Sanders and Mayor Bill de Blasio, all running for the Democratic presidential nomination, joined airport and airline workers near Washington, D.C. as they called for higher wages and affordable health care.
Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to young people in New Orleans in his first trip to Louisiana since launching his campaign for the 2020 Democratic nomination.
Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand said Monday she doesn't regret calling for Al Franken's resignation from the Senate amid a series of sexual misconduct accusations and that female senators are being unfairly blamed for it.
Iowa Democratic Party head Troy Price told Cheddar that it's his state's voters who could decide just how far left the party should go.
Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib tells an audience at the NAACP’s national convention that they’re all members of “the squad”
Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar says she isn't backing down in her criticism of President Donald Trump. The congresswoman was welcomed to her home district in Minneapolis one day after the crowd at a Trump rally chanted "send her back."
After two days of testimony from Libra's top executive, David Marcus, legislators still want to know more about the Libra Association's membership and governance.
Euronews' Darren McCaffrey was joined by MEPs to discuss Ursula von der Leyen's qualifications for the European Commission presidency. Watch the full episode for live coverage from Tuesday night's vote in Strasbourg.
Thousands of Romanians toil daily on Italy's construction sites, often illegally and for starvation wages. With no prospects in Romania, they make use of the freedom of movement in the EU. Their families stay behind.
Many farmers are afraid that Brexit will keep harvest hands from EU countries away. Both farmers and seasonal workers from Eastern Europe have benefited from the freedom of movement in the EU.
Buying real estate worth at least EUR2,000,000 will get foreigners citizenship in Cyprus. An EU passport allows visa-free travel in over 140 countries. The Republic of Cyprus' naturalization policies are controversial.