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Hillary Clinton Stops by Brewery on NH Campaign Visit
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Hillary Clinton Stops by Brewery on NH Campaign Visit

Hillary Rodham Clinton is in New Hampshire on Friday for the second time during her presidential campaign, with a focus on small businesses and the economy. Clinton's trip starts with a visit to Smuttynose Brewing Company in Hampton to talk with small business owners about taxes,... Read »

2 hours ago
Obama in D.C.: Iran Nuke Deal

Obama in D.C.: Iran Nuke Deal "Will Have My Name on It"

President Barack Obama is addressing one of the largest Jewish congregations in Washington to highlight efforts... Read »

2 hours ago
Who Will Get Shut Out of GOP Debates?

Who Will Get Shut Out of GOP Debates?

No, the first GOP presidential debate won't contain umpteen candidates crammed onto a stage on August 6. Read »

May 21, 2015
Montgomery Officials Scheduled to Approve $5B Budget

Montgomery Officials Scheduled to Approve $5B Budget

The Montgomery County Council is scheduled to formally approve the county's $5 billion budget. Read »

May 21, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: Militarized Policing Takes a Hit

Sherwood's Notebook: Militarized Policing Takes a Hit

President Barack Obama announced on Monday that the Department of Defense would scale back its freewheeling program... Read »

May 20, 2015
Jim Kenney Wins Philly Mayoral Bid

Jim Kenney Wins Philly Mayoral Bid

Jim Kenney is one step closer to becoming Mayor of Philadelphia after winning the Democratic Party's nomination... Watch »

May 21, 2015
Should College Be Free? Bernie Sanders Says So

Should College Be Free? Bernie Sanders Says So

Independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a proposal Tuesday that would make undergraduate tuition at... Watch »

May 19, 2015
D.C. Can't Enforce Part of 'Good Reason' Gun Law

D.C. Can't Enforce Part of 'Good Reason' Gun Law

People in the nation's capital no longer have to show a good reason to get a permit to carry concealed handguns... Read »

May 19, 2015
Christie, Paul Clash in NSA Surveillance Debate

Christie, Paul Clash in NSA Surveillance Debate

Republicans clashed over the future of government surveillance programs on Monday, highlighting a deep divide among... Read »

May 19, 2015
La. Gov. Forms Presidential Exploratory Committee

La. Gov. Forms Presidential Exploratory Committee

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is taking another step toward running for president. The Republican governor on Monday... Read »

May 18, 2015

"Hello, Twitter!" President Obama Gets His Own Account

President Barack Obama has joined the Twitterverse. With his second term more than halfway through, the president... Read »

May 18, 2015
Lindsey Graham:

Lindsey Graham: "I'm Running" to Be "Best Commander-in-Chief"

Sen. Lindsey Graham all but confirmed Monday that he will run for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. In an... Read »

May 18, 2015

"SNL" Heralds the Summer of Hillary Clinton

Nevermind the nice weather: Hillary Clinton was in campaign mode on "Saturday Night Live," and she is... Read »

May 17, 2015
Jeb Bush Promises to

Jeb Bush Promises to "Campaign Hard" in Iowa

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush declared on Saturday that he'll "campaign hard" in Iowa, all but confirming his part in... Watch »

May 17, 2015
Clintons Earned $30 Million Since Jan. 2014

Clintons Earned $30 Million Since Jan. 2014

Democratic presidential favorite Hillary Rodham Clinton and former President Bill Clinton reported Friday that they... Read »

May 16, 2015
Holyfield Jabs Romney for Charity

Holyfield Jabs Romney for Charity

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and five-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield... Watch »

May 16, 2015
Bolton Will Not Run for President in 2016

Bolton Will Not Run for President in 2016

John Bolton, one of the Republican Party's most prominent national security hawks, has decided not to run for... Read »

May 14, 2015
Rift Between Obama, Elizabeth Warren Deepens

Rift Between Obama, Elizabeth Warren Deepens

When President Barack Obama huffed that Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts senator and established liberal star... Read »

May 14, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: D.C. Sports and That 'Skins Name

Sherwood's Notebook: D.C. Sports and That 'Skins Name

There have been explosive cheers in town recently for the Washington Wizards, the Capitals, D.C. Read »

May 14, 2015
O'Malley to Announce Presidential Plans on May 30

O'Malley to Announce Presidential Plans on May 30

Martin O'Malley plans to announce his presidential intentions on May 30 in Baltimore, a move that could present... Read »

May 14, 2015
Celebrating Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage
News4 is celebrating the impact that people of Asian-American and Pacific Islander heritage have had on our region. Read more
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