Viewer's Guide: What to watch on the day after New Hampshire

Published Feb. 10 2016

Time to trade in those boots and head south and west. After Sen. Bernie Sanders and businessman Donald Trump cruised...

Trump, Sanders big winners in New Hampshire, riding voter frustration

Published Feb. 9 2016

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders swept to victory in Tuesday'sNew Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their upstart...

Supreme Court puts Obama's Clean Power Plan on hold

Published Feb. 9 2016

A divided Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to halt enforcement of President Barack Obama's sweeping plan to address climate change until...

Sanders, Kasich win first votes in tiny New Hampshire community

Published Feb. 9 2016

Bernie Sanders and John Kasich picked up the most votes as the first ballots of the first-in-the-nation primary were cast...

Government report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

Published Feb. 9 2016

Eight states saw a significant drop last year in the number of residents going without health insurance, according to a...

Candidates sprint to New Hampshire finish, but brace for long campaign

Published Feb. 8 2016

Eyeing their first wins in a capricious campaign, Republican Donald Trump lashed out at his opponents Monday while Democrat Bernie...

Presidential race in Tennessee 'fluid, competitive'

Published Feb. 8 2016

New Hampshire may be ground zero this week in the race for the White House, but three weeks from Tuesday,...

Fact check: A look at Democratic presidential candidates' claims in latest debate

Published Feb. 5 2016

Hillary Clinton cast the financial industry as an adversary in her presidential campaign — despite the money that industry has...

Trail translator: 'Suspending' a campaign means game over

Published Feb. 3 2016

To hear exiting presidential primary candidates tell it, their campaigns never die. They are just suspended.

Clinton, Cruz win Iowa, campaigns turn to New Hampshire

Published Feb. 2 2016

Hillary Clinton tried to turn a skin-of-her-teeth victory in Iowa into a bit of momentum for her battered Democratic campaign,...

Cruz has 'strongest ground game' in Tennessee, campaign director says

Published Feb. 2 2016

Fresh off GOP presidential hopeful Ted Cruz's Monday night victory in Iowa's caucuses, the head of U.S. Sen. Cruz's Tennessee...

Obama bans solitary confinement for juveniles in fed prisons

Published Jan. 25 2016

President Barack Obama said Monday he will ban the use of solitary confinement for juvenile and low-level offenders in federal...

As presidential race continues, poll shows most Americans have little confidence in federal government

Published Jan. 23 2016

The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research poll, conducted in December, found more than 6 in 10 respondents expressed...

Supreme Court sets election-year clash on immigration

Published Jan. 19 2016

The Supreme Court has agreed to an election-year review of President Barack Obama's executive orders to allow up to...

Bernie Sanders plans rally at Tennessee State University

Published Jan. 13 2016

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders plans to bring his "Feel the Bern" tour of historically black colleges to Tennessee State University...

GOP, Democrats use cheers, boos to express their politics

Published Jan. 12 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) - In a polarized Washington, President Barack Obama's last State of the Union address drew sharply different partisan...

State of the Union: Obama warns against giving into election year cynicism

Published Jan. 12 2016

Eyeing the end of his presidency, Barack Obama urged Americans Tuesday night to rekindle their belief in the promise of...

In GOP response to president, governor of South Carolina defends immigrants

Published Jan. 12 2016

Americans should resist "the siren call of the angriest voices" in how the nation treats immigrants, South Carolina Gov. Nikki...

House approves bill to sanction North Korea after nuclear test

Published Jan. 12 2016

House Republicans and Democrats joined together Tuesday to overwhelmingly approve legislation that aims to punish North Korea for conducting its...

High court seems ready to scrap mandatory public union fees

Published Jan. 12 2016

The Supreme Court appears ready to deliver a major setback to American unions as it considers scrapping a four-decade precedent...

Obama to send top drug adviser to Knoxville

Published Jan. 12 2016

President Barack Obama is sending one of his top drug-policy advisers to Knoxville for a community forum on preventing and...

House approves bill to cap expenses for ex-presidents

Published Jan. 11 2016

Taxpayer dollars for office space and other expenses incurred by ex-presidents who earn lucrative speaking fees would be limited under...

Bob Corker says North Korea claim on hydrogen bomb 'troubling' if confirmed

Published Jan. 6 2016

NASHVILLE -- U.S. Sen. Bob Corker says North Korea's claim to have successfully tested a hydrogen bomb is "troubling enough"...