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Republican Campaign Rhetoric Has Muslim-Americans on Edge

By Josh Cornfield | Nov 26
Muslim-Americans say calls from the Republican presidential campaign to put them under more scrutiny are recklessly seizing on public fears and distressing Muslims in the U.S.

Syrian Family Starts New Life in Texas Amid Refugee Tension

Nov 26
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is doubling down on his stance against accepting Syrian refugees after the Paris terror attacks.

Since '01, Clintons Collected $35M from Financial Businesses

By Lisa Lerer and Ken Thomas | Nov 25
Hillary Rodham Clinton wants voters to know she is no friend of Wall Street. But Wall Street has frequently been a friend to her.

Rosie O'Donnell's Take on Trump's Campaign: 'A Nightmare'

By Lynn Elber | Nov 25
Rosie O'Donnell isn't mincing words when it comes to Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

NBC Agrees to Give Time to 4 Republican Candidates

By David Bauder | Nov 24
NBC agreed Monday to give four Republican presidential candidates free time on affiliates in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina after they complained Donald Trump unfairly benefited from appearing as "Saturday Night Live" host earlier this month.

DeMaio Accuser Sentenced to Probation Over Threatening Email

Nov 24
An aide to former California congressional candidate Carl DeMaio was sentenced Monday to five years' probation for lying to federal investigators about a threatening email he wrote but said might have come from DeMaio, one of several allegations

Trump Won't Rule Out Independent Run for President

Nov 23
Republican Donald Trump on Sunday refused to rule out an independent bid for president in 2016, and he dug in on creating a database to track Muslims in the U.S.

Carson Would Support Monitoring of 'Anti-American' Groups

By Bill Barrow and Julie Pace | Nov 23
Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson said Saturday that he wants to expand the government's surveillance operations aimed at potential terrorist threats, even beyond tracking American Muslims as rival Donald Trump has suggested.

Trump Under Fire for 9/11 Story, Views on Muslims

Nov 23
He suggested over the weekend ways he would track not just Syrian refugees but many other Muslims in the U.S..

Cruz Wants to Convince Voters He's 'Electable Conservative'

By Steve Peoples | Nov 23
Ted Cruz is among the most hated men in Washington, reviled by leaders of both parties as an ideological hard-liner loyal only to the far-right of the conservative movement.

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