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  • Biden makes surprise visit to Delaware Democrats' gathering 
    Updated: Aug-29-15 7:19 pm

    LEWES, Delaware - Vice President Joe Biden made a surprise visit to the Sussex County Democrats' Jamboree in his home state.

  • Pentagon funding new high-tech venture story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-28-15 5:21 pm

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, California - Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Friday that the Pentagon is funding a new venture to develop cutting-edge electronics and sensors that can flex and stretch and could be built into clothing or the skins of ships and aircraft.

  • The Latest: Sanders says party needs huge voter turnout story has photos
    Updated: Aug-28-15 4:39 pm

    MINNEAPOLIS - Here are the latest developments Friday from the Democratic National Committee meeting in Minneapolis, where four Democratic presidential candidates are addressing the party.

  • Biden, Ukraine leader condemn attacks by pro-Russian forces 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 4:27 pm

    WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden is criticizing pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine for threatening to take more territory and hold their own elections.

  • O'Malley makes presidential campaign stop in Tennessee 
    Updated: Aug-28-15 8:53 am

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley knows he needs to make a big splash in early presidential contests like Iowa and New Hampshire, but he said he's already looking ahead to the next group of primary states like Tennessee in his bid for the Democratic nomination.

  • Clinton likens GOP's views on women to those of terrorists 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 2:55 pm

    CLEVELAND - Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday drew parallels between terrorist organizations and the field of Republican candidates for president when it comes to their views on women, telling an Ohio audience her potential GOP rivals were pushing "out of date" policies.

  • Warren, coy on whether to seek re-election, stockpiles cash 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 2:08 pm

    BOSTON - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is stockpiling campaign cash from liberal supporters across the country even though she hasn't committed to a 2018 re-election bid.

  • Focus shifts to shared goals with Obama as papal visit nears 
    Updated: Aug-27-15 3:15 am

    WASHINGTON - Sweeping into office in 2009, President Barack Obama captured near rock-star status around the world among millions who saw him as the embodiment of a new sense of social purpose. Now, that baton has largely been passed to Pope Francis, whose visit to the White House next month will put his common cause with Obama on vivid display.

  • Biden, congressional colleagues pay homage to Louis Stokes 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 2:49 pm

    CLEVELAND - Mourners say Ohio's first black congressman left an enduring legacy of justice and fairness in a world that didn't always treat him kindly.

  • Connecticut's Malloy campaigns in New Hampshire for Clinton 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 4:56 pm

    HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is campaigning in New Hampshire for two days on behalf of Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

  • US Sen. Warren: "Too early to talk about" 2018 campaign 
    Updated: Aug-24-15 2:20 pm

    BOSTON - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren isn't saying whether she'll seek election to a second six-year term in 2018.

  • Film industry spokeswoman to be Biden's communications chief story has photos
    Updated: Aug-24-15 6:05 am

    WASHINGTON - Vice President Joe Biden has chosen a top film industry official and former spokeswoman for John Edwards' 2008 presidential campaign to be his new communications director, the White House said Monday.

  • Ex-South Carolina governor Hodges endorses Hillary Clinton 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 4:49 pm

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Former South Carolina Gov. Jim Hodges officially backed Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign Wednesday, saying the former secretary of state is to be commended for going from an adversary of Barack Obama in 2008 to an ardent supporter.

  • Clinton endorsed by 2 ex-South Carolina governors 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 5:40 pm

    ATLANTA - Hillary Rodham Clinton is getting endorsements from two former Democratic governors in the early-voting state of South Carolina, including one who helped lead President Barack Obama's first campaign.

  • Biden calls Chattanooga shooter a 'perverted jihadist' story has photos
    Updated: Aug-15-15 5:35 pm

    CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday called the slaying of four Marines and a sailor at a Chattanooga reserve center the act of a "perverted jihadist."

  • NY's Cuomo reluctant to dig deep for new Hudson rail tunnel story has photos
    Updated: Aug-15-15 11:02 am

    ALBANY, New York - He committed billions of dollars to overhaul LaGuardia Airport and build a new Tappan Zee Bridge - but New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has taken a wary approach to building a new Hudson River rail tunnel, even though the stakes could be even higher for the state and the nation.

  • Biden to attend memorial service for shooting victims 
    Updated: Aug-12-15 10:42 am

    CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Vice President Joe Biden will attend an upcoming ceremony in remembrance of four Marines and a sailor who were killed in attacks at two military facilities in Chattanooga.

  • Pope and Congress: Francis is certain to challenge lawmakers story has photos
    Updated: Aug-10-15 12:57 pm

    WASHINGTON - A political pope is sure to seize his opportunity when he addresses a political body. So both Democrats and Republicans are looking forward to Pope Francis' remarks to Congress next month - and bracing for them, too.

  • Feds earmark $8.9 million for Kennedy Airport improvements 
    Updated: Aug-07-15 11:12 am

    NEW YORK - New York Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are announcing $8.9 million in new federal funding for runway and airfield upgrades at John F. Kennedy Inernational Airport.

  • Feds earmark $8.9 million for Kennedy Airport improvements 
    Updated: Aug-07-15 11:05 am

    NEW YORK - New York Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are announcing $8.9 million in new federal funding for runway and airfield upgrades at John F. Kennedy Inernational Airport.

  • US tries to reassure Japan after documents reveal spying 
    Updated: Aug-04-15 11:37 pm

    WASHINGTON - Working to prevent tension with a treaty ally, Vice President Joe Biden reassured Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday that the U.S. limits its surveillance of friendly nations, after leaked documents showed U.S. spying on Japanese officials and companies.