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Messaging app Snapchat has been ramping up its political presence during the past few months, and Super PACs are now getting in on the action.
Two clear takeaways from the GOP debate: Marco Rubio won it and Donald Trump lost it, Politico's Ben White says.
As the only clear victor of either debate, Carly Fiorina seems quite likely to land on the main stage next month.
Republican presidential hopefuls had a doozy of a first debate. Here are the winners and losers, and the man who makes conventional losing, winning.
Three candidates got it right in the debate — and one got it very wrong, says Larry Kudlow.
One candidate—Carly Fiorina—emerged from the debate after taking on not only Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton by name, but even her own party.
Donald Trump has courted controversy with his outspoken views, but the billionaire may have been too reserved in his first debate, Joe Watkins said.
The 10 highest-polling GOP candidates participated in an explosive debate—and front-runner Donald Trump didn't hold back.
After 16 years of taking aim at the hypocrisy of politics and the fatuousness of the news media, Jon Stewart said goodbye to "The Daily Show."
Donald Trump may be leading in the polls, but if history is any lesson his performance in Thursday night's first GOP debate could break Trump fever.
Here are the contenders, in the order of prominence of their position on the stage, along with the strategies they're likely to employ.
For business executives who make a run at the US presidency, there's more to be gained from outsider status than actual business success.
Donald Trump may be leading GOP polls, but is he the capitalist icon best suited to be US president? Help us decide.
Starbucks' Howard Schultz says in The New York Times that although he will not run, he's concerned with the quality of candidates.
Ahead of the first GOP presidential debates, Donald Trump has ridden an unprecedented social media wave, says the former Mitt Romney digital director.
Pat Buchanan sits down with CNBC's John Harwood to offer his thoughts on the candidates ahead of Thursday night's GOP debate.
As presidential hopefuls aspire to win the approval of young voters, they’re turning to mobile video and virtual reality to get their message across.
The Fed governor tells CNBC the labor market is strong, but he has not made up his mind yet on whether interest rates should be raised next month.
The lineup for the first 2016 Republican presidential debate was unveiled Tuesday, with businessman Donald Trump leading the way.
The presidential race reached a tasty new level with Ted Cruz's video featuring the Texas senator cooking bacon on the barrel of a gun.