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Donald Trump November 19 2015

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Donald Trump campaign stop features actual elephant

While the Donald Trump campaign has been called a circus in the past, this Saturday might have been the only time an actual elephant was on the scene.

Ben Carson addresses Republican voters Friday, Nov. 13, 2015

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Ben Carson in Jordan: 'Great human tragedy'

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson explained his surprise trip to visit Syrian refugees in Jordan because he said he wanted "to come to see with my own eyes this great human tragedy."

Donald Trump in Columbus, Ohio

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Trump goes diplomatic in ejecting protestor

Donald Trump showed a more diplomatic side Saturday as a protestor was ejected from a spirited rally he held in Florida, where he otherwise minced no words in going after his opponents.

Speaking in Sarasota, Florida, the Republican presidential candid...

President Obama 11.28.15 Small Business Saturday

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The Obamas reveal holiday reading list

As has become a post-holiday tradition, the Obama family visited a local bookstore in Washington to celebrate Small Business Saturday, an American shopping holiday held the day after Black Friday to celebrate and support local businesses.

Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood shootings


Shootings draw some calls for gun control

The killings outside a Planned Parenthood in Colorado drew a smattering of calls for gun control from prominent Democrats.

President Barack Obama

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Obama on Colorado: 'Enough is enough'

Responding to another high-profile episode of gun violence, President Barack Obama told the American people on Saturday that "we have to do something about the easy accessibility of weapons of war on our streets to people who have no business wieldin...

Trump gesticulates

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Political Prediction Market: Cruz closes on Trump

Donald Trump is still the GOP front-runner in opinion polls, but Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has seen a surge on CNN's Political Prediction Market, and is now seen by players as more likely than the billionaire businessman to be the Republican nominee.


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Black religious leaders criticize Trump backers

More than 100 black religious leaders asked the black pastors reportedly backing Donald Trump to consider his past rhetoric and behavior before announcing their support.

The Trump campaign recently announced that a coalition of 100 black pastors and r...

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10 groups Donald Trump offended this fall

Since its launch earlier this year, Donald Trump's campaign has been peppered with controversy about his habit of accidentally -- or at times quite intentionally -- offending entire groups of people.

When he kicked off his campaign in June, Trump off...

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Reporter challenges Trump's denial of recognition

Donald Trump says he doesn't remember the reporter whose disability he is accused of mocking, but the reporter says that they had been "on a first-name basis for years."

Trump has come under fire for what many believe was his public lampooning of the ...

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