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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 06:51 AM EST

Chris Christie Ends Presidential Campaign

Chris Christie Ends Presidential Campaign

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is suspending his presidential bid, his campaign confirmed to NBC News. Christie had announced Tuesday night that he would return home to New Jersey rather than head to...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 03:31 PM EST

Carly Fiorina Suspends Presidential Campaign

Carly Fiorina Suspends Presidential Campaign

Republican candidate Carly Fiorina has suspended her campaign for president. The former Hewlett-Packard executive's decision comes a day after a disappointing showing in the New Hampshire primary, where...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 02:59 PM EST

Gun Compromise Legislation Easily Passes VA House

Gun Compromise Legislation Easily Passes VA House

The Virginia House of Delegates approved three bills that make up a deal on gun policy hammered out by Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and top Republicans.

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 11:22 AM EST

'Free Ponies for All' Candidate Vermin Supreme Finishes 4th in NH Primary

'Free Ponies for All' Candidate Vermin Supreme Finishes 4th in NH Primary

Pony-loving, boot wearing Vermin Supreme finished fourth among Democrats in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary. Bernie Sanders beat Hillary Clinton in a rout. Martin O'Malley, who dropped out of the race after the...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST

Obama Back in Ill. on Anniversary of Presidential Announcement

Obama Back in Ill. on Anniversary of Presidential Announcement

President Barack Obama arrived in Springfield on Wednesday morning prepared to make history, becoming the fourth U.S. president to address the Illinois General Assembly. Nine years ago was Obama’s last time in...

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 05:45 AM EST

Sherwood's Notebook: A Council Comeback?

Sherwood's Notebook: A Council Comeback?

The former D.C. Council member, council chairman and mayor announced on the WAMU Kojo Nnamdi Show he’ll run to reclaim the Ward 7 council seat.

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 06:01 AM EST

Senate OKs Bill Allowing Concealed Guns for Abuse Victims

Senate OKs Bill Allowing Concealed Guns for Abuse Victims

A bill that would allow people who are protected by a protective order to carry a hidden handgun without getting a permit is receiving bipartisan support in the General Assembly.

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 at 11:06 AM EST
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By Daniel Sircar, Eric Jankiewicz

ICYMI: 5 Things to Know From the NH Primary

Here's a quick summary of what happened on Tuesday night at the New Hampshire... View gallery

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Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016 at 12:25 AM EST

Trump Wins New Hampshire Primary

Trump Wins New Hampshire Primary

After winning the New Hampshire GOP primary, Donald Trump claimed he would be the "greatest jobs president that God every created." He also stated that the unemployment rate could be as high as 28 or even...

Tuesday, Feb 9, 2016 at 10:44 PM EST

Sanders Wins New Hampshire Primary

Sanders Wins New Hampshire Primary

Bernie Sanders won the Democratic primary in New Hampshire, beating Hillary Clinton. He slammed Republican policies and "establishment politics" for supporting the interests of large donor groups instead of the...

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