Politics

Republican battle for speaking time: How Trump (and everyone else) fared

With the second Republican debate in the books, Trump emerged again having taken up the most airtime — talking for 18 minutes. Jeb Bush talked for 17 minutes —...

Trump insists that Fiorina ‘had a little bit of a tough time tonight’

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. — Donald Trump made only the briefest appearance in the post-debate spin room, the flash of his famous hair sparking a dangerous mass scramble to a...

Clinton campaign throws shade with GOP debate ‘war room’

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Some of the most contentious rhetoric of the Republican presidential debate Wednesday concerned abortion and whether to strip federal funding from Planned Parenthood, which is apparently just...

Matt Damon apologizes for comments on diversity in Hollywood

Matt Damon has apologized for comments regarding diversity in filmmaking that sparked widespread backlash, after a portion of a conversation from HBO’s Project Greenlight circulated online. Source: CBC Feeds...

'Son of a bitch': NDP's Pat Martin caught swearing at Winnipeg forum

Tempers flared at a federal election forum in downtown Winnipeg on Wednesday night — especially for NDP incumbent Pat Martin, who was heard saying “son of a bitch” while...

Strong quake shakes Chile capital, causing buildings to sway

A powerful earthquake has shaken Chile’s capital, causing buildings to sway and people to take refuge in the streets. The U.S. Geological Survey reports the quake had a preliminary...

Strong quake shakes Chile capital, sparks tsunami alert

A powerful earthquake has shaken Chile’s capital, causing buildings to sway and people to take refuge in the streets. The U.S. Geological Survey initially reported the quake at a...

Earthquake strikes Chile, sparks tsunami warnings

A magnitude 8.3 earthquake hit off the coast of Chile on Wednesday, shaking buildings in the capital city of Santiago and generating a tsunami warning for Chile and Peru....

Running transcript: Undercard GOP debate

This is a running transcript of the GOP undercard debate on September 16, 2015.  TAPPER: We’re live at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California for one...

Republican debates: Attacking Trump is bad for the party: Santorum

Donald Trump isn’t in the second-tier Republican presidential debate, but he’s still dominating it. Source: CBC Feeds Link: Republican debates: Attacking Trump is bad for the party: Santorum