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With the U.K. general election less than a month away, the outcome could be negative for markets, according to Deutsche Bank's chief UK economist.
Candidates backed by Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc won two key governor elections, setting the stage for him to push through divisive policies.
One Spanish region may call time on the country’s famous siesta and switch to a more condensed Northern European/American-style work schedule.
Sources say Hillary Clinton will announce her candidacy for president of the United States "as early as Sunday," NBC News reports.
The Washington Post reports that Hillary Clinton has hired Google's Stephanie Hannon to be the campaign's chief technology officer.
Rand Paul's presidential lane is perhaps the most complex to navigate among the GOP field. Here's why, Politico's Ben White explains.
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced Tuesday morning on his website that he will seek the presidency.
Some GOP members say the Fed needs to be reined in as it has abandoned caution trying to stimulate the economy, the NYT reports.
In a political world where candidates nearly always follow the party line on every issue, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has broken the mold.
Common Core has quickly become a political hot-button, especially for Republican hopefuls trying to distance themselves from Jeb Bush.
Nigeria's opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) declared an election victory for former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari.
The GOP's problem is that the public has evolved rapidly on gay rights while the activist base of the party has not. Politico's Ben White reports.
Who is favored to succeed the Senate minority leader and why? Politico's Ben White answers.
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid will not seek re-election next year, the New York Times reports.
Ted Cruz could wind up splitting the anti-Bush vote and giving the former Florida governor clear opportunities, Politico's Ben White says.
Presidential primaries are a delicate dance for candidates whose views are often not that different, Mitt Romney's former policy director says.
Sen. Ted Cruz is making several statements at once by firing the opening salvo of the 2016 Republican presidential race.
The stark contrast between President Obama and GOP lawmakers on the budget will frame the debate in the evolving 2016 race to elect Obama's successor.
President Obama suggested that if American voters want to "counteract" the role of money in politics, it may be worth making voting mandatory.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won a come-from-behind victory in Israel's election on Wednesday after tacking hard to the right.
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