GOP Rivals Mock Trump, Try To Make The Most Of His AbsenceAbsent Donald Trump, the Republican presidential candidates strained to take advantage of a rare opportunity to step out of the front-runner's shadow in Thursday night's debate — a staid, policy-heavy contest that offered a glimpse of what the GOP contest might have been without the unpredictable businessman.
Michael Bloomberg Considering Run For White HouseFormer New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is making preparations for an independent bid for the White House in 2016, CBS News has confirmed.
Bush Will Take Some Family Help, But Avoid Over RelianceJeb Bush said Thursday that while his brother will join him on the campaign trail and his mother stars in a new ad, he remains wary of leaning on his famous family as he seeks to become its third president.
Trump, Cruz Go At Each Other In Year's First GOP DebateRepublican presidential candidates Donald Trump and Ted Cruz clashed Thursday night over the Texas senator's eligibility to serve as commander in chief and the businessman's "New York values," ending months of civility between fiery contenders seeking to tap into voter anger and frustration.
Marco Rubio Highlighting His Faith On Campaign TrailMarco Rubio believes that if he were elected president he would be an instrument of God’s will.
Cruz Failed To Disclose Goldman Loan During Senate RunRepublican presidential candidate Ted Cruz failed to disclose on federal fundraising reports that he relied on $1 million in loans to help finance his 2012 Senate campaign.
In GOP Response To Obama, SC Governor Defends ImmigrantsAmericans should resist "the siren call of the angriest voices" in how the nation treats immigrants, South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said as the GOP used its formal response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address to try softening the tough stance embraced by some of its leading presidential candidates.
CBS/NYT Poll: Donald Trump Holds Onto Top Spot Nationally
Marco Rubio Stopping In Miami With "Pawn Star" GuestAfter campaigning in New Hampshire, Marco Rubio is returning home to Miami for a rally and he's bringing a special guest.
A Cruz, Rubio Battle Over Undecided Iowans IntensifiesMarco Rubio and Ted Cruz are fighting for the favor of many of the same undecided voters across Iowa, where even some of the most attentive Republicans say they can't make up their minds less than four weeks before voting begins.
Presidential Candidates Differ On Border Wall With MexicoSeveral candidates for the presidency in 2016 have proposed building more border wall along the nearly 2,000 mile frontier with Mexico to keep people from crossing into the U.S. illegally.
State Department Short Of Target On Clinton Email ReleaseThe State Department opened the new year by falling short of a court-ordered goal from last year to have out by now 82 percent of Hillary Clinton's emails from her years as secretary of state.
Immigration Fuels Cruz-Rubio Republican ClashThe rivalry between Cuban-Americans Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz boils down to one issue more than any other: Immigration. And it’s become the two presidential contenders’ focus in closing messages to Republican voters before the sprint to the Iowa caucuses.
Trump Says He'd Expected More Criticism At GOP DebateRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday shrugged off the barbs he received at the final GOP debate of the year, saying he'd been prepared for more criticism as the front-runner.
Cruz And Rubio Clash In Fifth Republican DebateIn a presidential race reshaped by national security fears, Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio clashed over U.S. military intervention, government spying on Americans' communications and immigration Tuesday night, as front-runner Donald Trump defended his provocative call for banning Muslims from the United States.