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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will ask Congress for $755 million for cancer research in his upcoming budget, the White House said Monday, bringing the total price tag for Vice President Joe Biden's cancer "moonshot" to $1 billion. Research into immunotherapy,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will ask Congress for $755 million for cancer research in next year's budget, bringing the total price tag for Vice President Joe Biden's cancer initiative to $1 billion. Obama will release his final budget proposal on Feb. 9. The White...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Presidential candidates vying for their party nominations are toning down their attacks against rivals opting instead for messages of reflection on the morning of the country's leadoff Iowa caucuses. Speaking to NBC's Today on Monday, billionaire Donald...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal accident investigations board is set to release documents that could shed light on the cause of a fatal Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia last year. The National Transportation Safety Board has wrapped up its investigative phase into the crash...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal accident investigators are set to release documents that could shed light on the cause of a fatal Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia last year. The National Transportation Safety Board has wrapped up the investigative phase into the crash that...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush, John Kasich and Chris Christie, the four Republican candidates in a showdown for their party's traditional supporters, closed last year with roughly as much money in the bank combined as Ted Cruz, the conservative insurgent they hope to...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's campaign filings show the billionaire show the Republican front-runner spent just $6.8 million in the final three months of last year. The outlay is less than half of what Ted Cruz, his nearest rival in the polls, spent during the same period...
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Among Republicans, we have the showman, the ideologue and the next-generation man. Among Democrats: the avowed socialist who wants a democratic "revolution" and the avowed progressive/realist who says she wants to make actual "progress." These five,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sunday is the first time in six months that the public has learned the names of the biggest donors in presidential politics. These contributors give to super political action committees that can accept unlimited amounts of money and are aligned with specific...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A judge sentenced a young man convicted of beating two homeless men to death with cinder...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Investors have given LinkedIn a poor job review in the form of a dramatic sell-off that wiped...
Photo by PRPhotos.com A plane landing in Paris got struck by lightning on Wednesday. It didn't do any damage, and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Two of six leading bondholders that years ago refused Argentina's invitation to trade their bonds...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Bruno Mars has finally officially confirmed he would perform at Sunday's Super Bowl halftime...