DES MOINES, Iowa — The robust Christian right in early-voting Iowa plays an outsize role in helping determine the Republican presidential nominee, a political reality not lost on the parade of would-be 2016 candidates trying to draw attention at a Saturday gathering of social conservatives.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz asks potential supporters to text-message the word “constitution” to a number he provided.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker promotes his state’s enactment of concealed-carry handgun and anti-abortion laws.
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum calls for lower taxes, less regulation and stronger family values.
Member of the Board of the European Central Bank Benoit Coeure, left, and Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney, right, attend the panel "The Global Economic Outlook" at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. The world's financial and political forum a…
DAVOS, Switzerland — The global economic outlook just got brighter after this week's big stimulus from the European Central Bank, leading policymakers from around the world said Saturday.
HAVANA — After a euphoric month that left Americans dreaming of holidays in Havana and Cubans imagining U.S. products at their corner stores, the first real effort at forging a new era was sobering: Much bitter disagreement still stands in the way of normal relations.
In this photo taken Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, Marta Wise holds a famous black-and-white photo, taken by the Russian liberators of Auschwitz, showing her, center, with about a dozen children in rags standing behind a row of barbed wire that has become one of the most iconic images of the Holoc…
Wise at home in Jerusalem on Thursday. The 80-year-old has 14 grandchildren.
JERUSALEM — Marta Wise was ill and emaciated when she heard the distant sound of soldiers marching toward Auschwitz.
Jennifer Aniston sells 'Cake.'
Realism itself is not anti-Semitic; hard to tell where realism ends, though.
Expect him to push policies that fit with his deepest convictions.
Action may provoke terrorists; inaction is said to show Washington is weak.
Seemingly insignificant events will influence these mini-battles now defining the GOP race.
Ducking reality: rhetorical gamesmanship sends signal Obama can't or won't see problem.
The war on terror 2015 is at new phase with new geography.
The NFL's big game is a chance for Phoenix to score some points as a major culinary player.
In this Jan. 14, 2015 photo, Short Leash Sit…Stay restaurant co-owner Brad Moore holds up two of their hotdog menu items, the Bear, right, and the Chicago in Phoenix. The Super Bowl takes place Feb. 1 in nearby Glendale, Ariz., and the restaurant scene in downtown Phoenix sees the game as an…
In this Jan. 14, 2015 photo, customers are serviced at the counter of The Phoenix Public Market Cafe restaurant in Phoenix. The Super Bowl takes place Feb. 1 in nearby Glendale, Ariz., and the restaurant scene in downtown Phoenix sees the game as an opportunity to show off its creative local…