Clinton papers on Iraq, Haiti released

Jul 20, 2014

Clinton papers on Iraq, Haiti released

President Bill Clinton’s advisers carefully considered how to explain the president’s military action against Iraq in 1998 as the House was debating his impeachment, according to records from the Clinton White House that were released Friday. The documents also touched upon al-Qaida leader Osama ...

In book, Clinton dishes out insider's view of Putin

Jun 10, 2014

In book, Clinton dishes out insider's view of Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin remains “fixated” on reviving the Soviet empire, Hillary Rodham Clinton writes about the strongman in her new book. The former secretary of state presides Tuesday over the closely-managed rollout of her new memoir, “Hard Choices,” which many observers interpret as ...

Clinton decision on 2016 run could come next year

Jun 9, 2014

Clinton decision on 2016 run could come next year

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s decision on seeking the White House again could stretch into 2015, and she’s making no commitments about testifying before a select congressional committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks on a U.S. diplomatic installation in Benghazi, Libya. In an excerpt of an ...

Lewinsky breaks silence on Clinton affair

May 7, 2014

Lewinsky breaks silence on Clinton affair

Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky broke her silence Tuesday about her illicit 1990s affair with President Bill Clinton, saying she wants to reclaim the narrative of events that brought her global humiliation. Lewinsky, now 40, was in her early twenties when she became ...

Chelsea Clinton expecting first child this fall

Apr 18, 2014

Chelsea Clinton expecting first child this fall

Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are expecting their first child later this fall. The 34-year-old daughter of former President Bill Clinton and ex-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton made the announcement Thursday at the end of a Clinton Foundation event in New ...

Las Vegas shoe tosser targets Hillary at event

Apr 12, 2014

Las Vegas shoe tosser targets Hillary at event

Hillary Rodham Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes that drew applause and continued her keynote speech on stage in front of a Las Vegas convention audience. An Arizona woman accused of throwing a shoe some 60 feet (18 ...

Is the world ready for another Bush?

Mar 19, 2014

Is the world ready for another Bush?

By all appearances, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is a man on a mission. His itinerary for the next several weeks includes stops in Tennessee, New Mexico and Nevada to appear with Republican candidates in this fall’s elections or help them raise money for ...

1990s notes cast Clinton in harsh light

Feb 17, 2014

1990s notes cast Clinton in harsh light

America is getting a new look at Hillary Rodham Clinton during the political maelstrom that tore through her life at the White House in the 1990s. The revelations are contained in notes between Clinton when she was first lady and her confidante Diane Blair, ...

Feb 3, 2014

Clinton warns new Tehran sanctions could upend talks

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is warning Congress that new unilateral sanctions against Iran could upend sensitive international negotiations over its nuclear development, imploring lawmakers to work with the Obama administration in presenting a unified front to Tehran. Echoing President Barack Obama’s ...

Clinton machine gears up for possible 2016 run

| Jan 25, 2014

Clinton machine gears up for possible 2016 run

With the news that America’s largest liberal fundraising group is to back a Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential bid in 2016, a growing sense of inevitability is building around her prospective candidacy. The former secretary of state who once occupied the White House as first ...