United States Presidential Election

FILE - In this June 22, 2019, file photo, Rep. Eric Swalwell, D-Calif., speaks to the South Carolina Democratic Party convention in Columbia, S.C. Swalwell is ending his presidential bid, becoming the first candidate in the crowded 2020 Democratic primary to exit the campaign. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
July 08, 2019 - 5:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Eric Swalwell on Monday became the first candidate in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential primary to exit the campaign, saying he would run for reelection to his California congressional seat next year. Swalwell, 38, announced his exit in his home district, describing...
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FILE - In this March 8, 2019 file photo, an audience member arrives at a rally for 2020 Democratic presidential candidate at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Iowa. Democrats in the early presidential voting states of Iowa and Nevada will be able next year to skip their states’ traditional neighborhood caucus meetings and instead cast their votes over the phone, according to plans unveiled by the state parties. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
July 08, 2019 - 2:21 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrats in the early presidential contest states of Iowa and Nevada will be able to cast their votes over the telephone instead of showing up at their states' traditional neighborhood caucus meetings next February, according to plans unveiled by the state parties. The tele...
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Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., speaks at the 25th Essence Festival in New Orleans, Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
July 08, 2019 - 9:01 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kamala Harris can't forget the older black woman she met in Iowa while campaigning for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama before the state's 2008 caucus. "I remember her saying to me, 'They're not going to let him win,'" Harris recalled. "She did not want to go to the...
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July 08, 2019 - 12:01 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Democrats in the early presidential contest states of Iowa and Nevada will be able to cast their votes over the telephone instead of showing up at their states' traditional neighborhood caucus meetings next February. The tele-caucus plans unveiled by the state parties are...
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FILE - In this June 27, 2019 file photo, Democratic presidential candidate and former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks during the Democratic primary debate hosted by NBC News at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, in Miami. Hickenlooper says of his presidential campaign struggles that “the vast majority of the problem with the campaign was me.” But the Democrat promised Sunday, July 7 to stay in the race and become a better candidate. His own staff has called for him to exit the presidential race and run for Senate instead. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
July 07, 2019 - 9:53 pm
PERRY, Iowa (AP) — Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Sunday "the vast majority of the problem with the campaign was me," but promised to stay in the Democratic presidential race and become a better candidate. That is despite calls from his own staff for him to exit the presidential race...
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Democratic presidential contender and former Vice President Joe Biden, right, hold hands with Tyrone Sanders, husband of Mother Emanuel shooting survivor Felicia Sanders, left, during a town hall on Sunday, July 7, 2019, in Charleston, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
July 07, 2019 - 6:49 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Sunday he chose South Carolina to deliver an apology for his controversial remarks about segregationist senators because he wanted to offer it to an audience most likely to have been offended by his words. Kamala Harris, a...
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Former Vice President Joe Biden takes selfie photos with supporters after a speech on Saturday, July 6, 2019, in Orangeburg, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
July 07, 2019 - 7:47 am
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina is the focus Sunday for Democratic presidential candidates Joe Biden and Kamala (KAH'-mah-lah) Harris. The first Southern state to vote in the next year's primary is a crucial proving ground for candidates seeking support of black Democrats. The former vice...
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In this June 23, 2019 photo, Democratic presidential candidate and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, right, and South Bend Police Chief Scott Ruszkowski, left, bow their heads in prayer during a town hall community meeting at Washington High School in South Bend, Ind. Several Democratic White House hopefuls are explicitly connecting their faith to their agendas, making a values-based appeal to religious swing voters who will be critical in next year’s election after white evangelicals broke heavily for President Donald Trump. (Robert Franklin/South Bend Tribune via AP)
July 07, 2019 - 6:08 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — When 10 Democratic presidential candidates were pressed on immigration policy during their recent debate, Pete Buttigieg took his answer in an unexpected direction: He turned the question into a matter of faith. Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, accused Republicans who...
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Democratic presidential candidate and former vice president Joe Biden speaks at a campaign event in Sumter, S.C, on Saturday, July 6, 2019. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard)
July 07, 2019 - 6:06 am
SUMTER, S.C. (AP) — Former Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday apologized for recent comments about working with segregationist senators in his early days in the U.S. Senate, saying he understands now his remarks could have been offensive to some. "Was I wrong a few weeks ago?" Biden asked a...
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In this Sept. 6, 2014 photo, Chris Cline speaks with media as Marshall University dedicates the new indoor practice facility as the Chris Cline Athletic Complex in Huntington, W.Va. Police in the Bahamas say a helicopter flying from Big Grand Cay island to Fort Lauderdale has crashed, killing seven Americans on board. None of the bodies recovered from the downed helicopter have been identified, but police Supt. Shanta Knowles told The Associated Press on Friday, July 5, 2019, that the missing-aircraft report from Florida said billionaire Chris Cline was on board. (Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch via AP)
July 06, 2019 - 5:54 pm
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — The Latest on a helicopter crash that killed seven people in the Bahamas (all times local): 5:15 p.m. One of the victims of the helicopter crash that killed seven people in the Bahamas was 22-year-old Delaney Wykle. Her mother, Paula Wykle, says her daughter had just passed...
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