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Like many Texas Republicans, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has waited in line for higher office for nearly a decade.
BEIJING (Reuters) – Blind Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng appealed on Thursday for asylum in the United States, throwing into doubt a deal used to coax him out of hiding in the U.S. embassy in Beijing and fanning U.S.-China tensions at a sensitive ti…
Richard Grenell, a foreign policy spokesman for Mitt Romney, resigned on Tuesday after an unexpectedly messy and public dispute over his role and reputation.
An appeals court in San Francisco threw out a convicted terrorist’s lawsuit accusing a Bush administration lawyer who wrote the so-called torture memos of authorizing illegally harsh treatment of “enemy combatants.”
For President Obama, the days leading up to his re-election kickoff have been spent straddling the precarious line between hawk and dove, and possibly redefining his party for years to come.
As Mitt Romney has emerged as the Republican Party’s presumptive nominee, most of his rivals have ended up in debt that is not easily paid off.
Staff members had tried to prepare for the impact of a tabloid newspaper article about John Edwards’s extramarital affair, one former aide testified.
Dr. Rose, the Dallas County medical examiner in 1963, waged an unsuccessful battle to perform the autopsy on the assassinated president.
The changes institutionalize tactics adopted ad hoc in Iraq and Afghanistan, including putting some conventional units under Special Operations command.