Republican rivals mock absent Trump at debate

Jan 29, 2016

Republican rivals mock absent Trump at debate

Republican presidential candidates strained to take advantage of a rare opportunity to step out of front-runner Donald Trump’s shadow in Thursday night’s debate — a policy-heavy contest that offered a glimpse of what the party contest might have been without the unpredictable businessman. Still, ...

Jeb Bush races to salvage presidential campaign

Jan 10, 2016

Jeb Bush races to salvage presidential campaign

Jeb Bush’s U.S. presidential bid is boiling down to early voting New Hampshire, some associates say, while others envision his protracted battle for the Republican nomination stretching deep into the spring. Either way, supporters and analysts agree it will be difficult for Bush, a ...

Pyongyang's nuclear strides all Obama's, Clinton's fault, Republicans claim; Trump vows to lean on China

Jan 7, 2016

Pyongyang's nuclear strides all Obama's, Clinton's fault, Republicans claim; Trump vows to lean on China

Republican U.S. presidential candidates on Wednesday faulted President Barack Obama’s “feckless” and “failed” foreign policy for letting North Korea bolster its nuclear arms capabilities, while also blaming Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton. The Republicans, who often criticize Obama’s handling of foreign affairs, including Syria’s civil ...