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GOP Presidential Candidates Bring Torture Back Into The Spotlight

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 3:22pm

The GOP presidential hopefuls are trading attacks on the use of water boarding and other such harsh interrogation techniques. Donald Trump vows he would revive those techniques as president and has attacked Sen. Ted Cruz for opposing that idea. Many critics and studies, however, conclude that harsh techniques do not work.

New Hampshire Voters Head To The Polls In First-In-The-Nation Primary

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 3:22pm

New Hampshire voters weigh in on the presidential candidates as they go to the polls on primary day.

What's At Stake For The Presidential Candidates In New Hampshire

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 3:22pm

NPR takes a look at what's at stake for the presidential candidates in the first-in-the-nation New Hampshire primary.

Republicans Reject Obama's $4 Trillion Budget Proposal

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 3:22pm

President Obama delivered the final budget of his presidency to Congress on Tuesday. Republicans in Congress have declined to consider the proposal and even listen to the president's budget chief talk to them about it.

In New Hampshire, Mainstream Republicans Battle To Revive Campaigns

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 3:22pm

Several GOP candidates have a lot at stake Tuesday as results come in from New Hampshire. Donald Trump has been riding high in the polls there, while mainstream Republicans are battling to stay alive.

Password Security Is So Bad, President Obama Weighs In

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 2:55pm

In unveiling a sweeping plan to fund and revamp cybersecurity, the president asks citizens to consider using extra layers of security besides the password.

W.Va. House OKs Bill Letting People Carry Concealed Guns Without A Permit

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 1:21pm

The only concealed-carry permits needed would be for people who are 18-21 years old, if West Virginia enacts new gun legislation.

Not Ready To Stop Obsessing Over Beyoncé and 'Formation'? We Got You

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:52pm

So you've watched the music video, and the halftime show, eleventy million times. Now, let these smart takes help you parse all the feels.

After New Hampshire, Some GOP Campaigns May Stagger On In Zombie Phase

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 12:21pm

The reaper is nearer in the Republican field. The end of the dream may come for any of six candidates who desperately need at least a respectable finish in New Hampshire.

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Tue, 02/09/2016 - 11:40am

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5 Things To Know About President Obama's Budget

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 10:25am

This is Obama's last chance to give Congress his full policy wish list in budget form.

Jeb Bush Finds His Stride In New Hampshire, But Is It Too Late?

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 9:39am

The former Florida governor finally seems at ease on the campaign trail. Is he peaking at the right time or are months of missteps just too much for him to overcome?

4 Things The New Hampshire Primary Will Tell Us

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 8:00am

Did Rubio do serious damage during Saturday's debate? Does Trump need a better ground game? Will Sanders ride a huge win into other states? And how many more Republicans will leave the race?

Farm Contractors Balk At Obamacare Requirements

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 6:22am

The federal health law is putting farmers in a tough spot. Many contractors supplying workers have to offer health coverage. Insurance is costly and contractors worry about immigration fallout.

These Are The New Hampshire Towns To Watch On Primary Night

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 5:00am

Republicans will be looking at the southern part of the state while Democrats will be fighting it out in college communities and blue collar towns.

N.H. Voters To Decide If Rubio Builds On Iowa Caucuses' Momentum

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 4:09am

Sen. Marco Rubio made his closing argument to New Hampshire voters. Over the weekend, his campaign stumbled in the GOP presidential debate. Will his momentum continue or stall in the Granite State?

Political Reporters Wrestle With How To Depict What's Driving Voters

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 4:09am

The idea that voter anger is fueling the fortunes of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders has consumed much coverage. Political reporters in New Hampshire grapple with how best to reflect voter sentiment.

Voting Is Underway In New Hampshire. Will There Be Any Surprises?

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 4:09am

Hillary Clinton was supposed to win New Hampshire's primary in a walk. And not many people were taking Donald Trump's candidacy very seriously. New Hampshire has always been about electoral surprises.

Christie, Bush And Kasich Fight To Stay Alive After New Hampshire Primary

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 4:09am

Governors, current and former, running for president are struggling to break through in the GOP contest. Chris Christie, Jeb Bush and John Kasich are each hoping to exceed expectations.

Donald Trump Uses Choice Language To Insult Ted Cruz

Tue, 02/09/2016 - 4:09am

The top two finishers in the Republican caucuses in Iowa — Ted Cruz and Donald Trump — made their closing pitches in New Hampshire, but to a very different electorate.

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