President Obama tried to reassure nervous Americans on Wednesday that the nation's security services were ready for anything terrorists might throw at them.Speaking on the eve of Thanksgiving, Obama said they have received no credible reports of terrorists plotting attacks in the U.S. like the bloody Nov. 13 massacre in Paris.Obama spoke... read more
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The businessman leading the Republican Party was peddling one thing to South Carolina voters Tuesday evening: An alleged innate ability to predict foreign policy trends and events.Trump has spent the past few weeks on the trail touting, among other thing, his idea of bombing Iraqi oil fields and then taking and keeping the... read more
Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie, who recently drew a sharp rebuke from President Obama after declaring the U.S. shouldn’t allow any Syrian refugees into the country -- not even orphans under the age of five -- argued on Tuesday that Muslim-Americans share the same security fears as he does.
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President Barack Obama and French counterpart François Hollande met at the White House on Tuesday and pledged to do more to prevent the types deadly attacks that rocked Paris and redouble efforts to defeat ISIS.
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Dr. Ben Carson apologized for asserting the widely discredited allegation that thousands of American Muslims had celebrated the 9/11 attacks in New Jersey. He told NBC News on Monday that he'd been thinking of celebrations captured in the Middle East — and not New Jersey. "Dr. Carson does not stand by the statements that were reported... read more
ST. HELENA ISLAND, South Carolina – Bernie Sanders is not giving up on South Carolina’s first-in-the-South presidential primary, despite what many analysts dismiss as a lost cause and precious little time to compete in other states. With just over two months to go before the first contests and a day job as a U.S. senator, many candidates might... read more
CARROLL, Iowa — Sen. Marco Rubio said Monday he wants to show the world how ISIS leaders "cry like babies" when captured in hopes of dissuading recruits from joining on to the extremist group.Speaking to a small audience at a snow-covered ranch in Carroll, Iowa, Rubio offered further details on his plan to combat ISIS, responding to an... read more
Less than 100 days out from South Caroline’s first-in-the-South Democratic primary, all three of the party’s presidential candidates gathered here Saturday to make their pitch to hundreds of activists at the state's annual Blue Jamboree on the banks of the Ashley River. And each candidate officially signed paperwork that will put their... read more
DES MOINES, Iowa — On a cold and snowy November night in Iowa, seven Republican presidential contenders showed unexpected warmth as they courted evangelical Christian voters with stories of their personal faith and struggles.The format of the Presidential Family Forum - in the style of a "Thanksgiving dinner" with candidates seated... read more