Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Entries posted by The Associated Press (Page 243)
Stories written by The Associated Press

Gingrich concedes Romney ‘most likely’ the GOP nominee

Gingrich concedes Romney ‘most likely’ the GOP nominee

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich once led his rivals for the nomination in polls. Today, he’s millions in debt and describing Mitt Romney as “far and away the most likely”…

CBS legend Mike Wallace dead at 93

CBS legend Mike Wallace dead at 93

Within five months of each other, two of the men who helped make “60 Minutes” the most distinctive news show on television have died. First it was Andy Rooney, the…

GOP superdelegates: It’s over and Romney is the nominee

GOP superdelegates: It’s over and Romney is the nominee

It’s over, and Mitt Romney is going to be the GOP nominee for president. That’s the growing consensus among Republican National Committee members who will automatically attend the party’s national…

Social Darwinism as a political issue

Social Darwinism as a political issue

Social Darwinism, a popular topic in the 19th and early 20th centuries, is making its way into modern American politics. President Barack Obama invoked the theory this week to criticize…

Obama criticizing Marine tests limits of free speech

Obama criticizing Marine tests limits of free speech

A Marine facing dismissal for running a Facebook page criticizing the Obama administration is now backed by a team of lawyers and federal congressmen as he fights to stay in…

Romney faces new challenges in battle with Obama

Romney faces new challenges in battle with Obama

As Mitt Romney looked for a sweep in Tuesday’s three Republican primaries to tighten his grip on the party’s nomination, President Barack Obama criticized the GOP front-runner by name in…

Confident Romney appears ready to cruise to nomination

Confident Romney appears ready to cruise to nomination

Appearing ever-more confident in Wisconsin’s primary, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney focused entirely on Democratic President Barack Obama during a campaign trip through this upper Midwestern battleground and predicted a…

Obama, flush with cash, outspending Republican rivals

Obama, flush with cash, outspending Republican rivals

With Republicans locked in a contentious and expensive primary, President Barack Obama has spent a small fortune in recent months to build and maintain a campaign operation that is larger,…

Increasingly confident Romney enters mop-up phase

Increasingly confident Romney enters mop-up phase

After a three-month struggle, Mitt Romney edged into the mop-up phase of the race for the Republican presidential nomination on Wednesday, buoyed by Newt Gingrich‘s decision to scale back his…

Supremes zero in Obamacare’s insurance mandate

Supremes zero in Obamacare’s insurance mandate

The heart of the Obama administration‘s health care overhaul hanging in the balance, the Supreme Court is turning to whether the rest of the law can survive if the crucial…