U.S. Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton, who has been vying with challenger Bernie Sanders for the support of organized labor, scored a win on Saturday with an endorsement from the National Education Association, a huge teachers union.
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If Vice President Joe Biden decides to run for president, his wife appears to be on board.
Planned Parenthood would be blocked from receiving federal funds for the next year under legislation approved last week by the House largely along party lines.
A group of prominent Democratic Party fundraisers on Friday began circulating a letter to encourage a hesitant Vice President Joe Biden to enter the 2016 race for U.S. president.
Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump said on Saturday it was not his job to defend U.S. President Barack Obama after a man at one of his campaign events said he was a Muslim and "not even an American."
Ever since he walked onto the field in June, Trump has used his well-honed skills as an advocate to bully the other kids.
U.S. Sen. Dean Heller says Donald Trump isn't good for Nevada. The Republican Nevada senator, who is supporting Jeb Bush's run for president, made the comments while meeting with the Review-Journal's editorial board Friday.
Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske didn't have to go public with her recently diagnosed breast cancer. She's not taking that much time off. But on Friday she sat with me at her home and explained why it was important to speak out and why she decided to stay in Las Vegas for treatment instead of leaving the state.
Las Vegas is bidding to be a site for presidential and vice presidential debates in fall 2016 and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority will conduct a special meeting Wednesday to consider a $4 million expenditure to host them.
Donald Trump came under fire Thursday night for his handling of a question at a town hall about when the U.S. can "get rid" of Muslims, declining to take issue with that premise and an assertion that President Barack Obama is Muslim.
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul told a crowd in Las Vegas on Thursday night that his party needs to take a new approach and seek new ideas to appeal to Latino voters.
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush came to Las Vegas on Thursday, bringing his message of less government regulation as a path to economic prosperity.
Bob Cortes, a Republican legislator in Florida, fears he is losing the Hispanic vote that helped get him elected. The culprits: Republican presidential candidates such as Donald Trump who are railing against immigration.
In a rather civil debate that lasted over three hours Wednesday night, 11 top Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential primaries traded both jabs and compliments at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif.. Here are the best moments from Wednesday's debate, whose topics included everything from planned parenthood to marijuana.
In a 2016 Republican presidential race that has been driven by the appeal of outsider candidates, yet another has shouldered her way into the mix — former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina.
Sen. Dean Heller launched a bid Thursday to repeal a section of the landmark health care law that has raised hackles in the Nevada workforce by setting a steep tax on generous health insurance starting in 2018.
Retired four-star Gen. Wesley Clark had one piece of advice for early caucus state voters in Las Vegas: Ask them about their strategy.
The chairman of the Nevada Republican Party, under fire for a loan from a charity he oversaw to a business he was involved with, has been hired by state Treasurer Dan Schwartz as a deputy in the agency's Las Vegas office.
Republican front-runner Donald Trump traded jabs with former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, former business executive Carly Fiorina and other presidential rivals in a contentious debate on Wednesday marked by frequent bickering and personal attacks.
Top House Republicans are actively exploring a plan to avoid a government shutdown by targeting Planned Parenthood funding through a stand-alone budget tactic and passing a stop-gap measure that is free of restrictions on the abortion rights group.
In 1961, the CIA debuted a new type of confidential intelligence report for President John F. Kennedy, a daily morning briefing surveying the threats facing the country so top secret that it was kept even from his second-in-command.
Donald Trump may still be leading the Republican field, but fellow outsider candidate Dr. Ben Carson is closing in, and both are leaving the rest of the field behind.
Donald Trump will play the lead role in the second Republican presidential debate tonight — but his rivals are jockeying to steal his spotlight.