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  • 2020 presidential candidate South Bend (IN) Mayor Pete Buttigieg waves after delivering remarks at the United States Conference of Mayors winter meeting in Washington, January 24, 2019.

    Buttigieg spoke with CNBC Make It about college costs, climate change and why someone his age could be uniquely well-positioned to take on the challenges facing the next commander in chief.

  • Floodwaters resulting from a late-winter storm last week and warming spring weather that melted snow quickly this week inundated a large swath of Midwestern farm states Missouri, Nebraska and Iowa along the Missouri, North America's longest river. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration also predicted major flooding for parts of Kansas,...

  • BROWNVILLE, Neb., March 19- Vice President Mike Pence in Nebraska on Tuesday took stock of the devastation unleashed across the U.S. The floodwaters have inundated a large swath of farm states Iowa and Nebraska along the Missouri River, North America's longest river, prompting half of Iowa's 99 counties to declare states of emergency. Nebraska, Iowa and Wisconsin...

  • BROWNVILLE, Neb., March 19- Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Nebraska on Tuesday to take stock of the devastation unleashed across the U.S. The floodwaters have inundated a large swath of farm states Iowa and Nebraska along the Missouri River, North America's longest river, prompting half of Iowa's 99 counties to declare states of emergency.

  • BROWNVILLE, Neb., March 19- Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Nebraska on Tuesday to survey the devastation unleashed across the U.S. The floodwaters have inundated a large swath of farm states Iowa and Nebraska along the Missouri River, North America's longest river, prompting half of Iowa's 99 counties to declare states of emergency. Nebraska, Iowa and...

  • BROWNVILLE, Neb., March 19- Catastrophic floods devastated farms and towns in Nebraska and Iowa on Tuesday after leaving at least four people dead and causing hundreds of millions of dollars in damages, with waters yet to crest in parts of the U.S. The floods inundated stretches of the two farm states along the Missouri River, North America's longest river.

  • BROWNVILLE, Neb., March 19- Severe flooding caused by rainfall and melting snow devastated farms and towns in Nebraska and Iowa on Tuesday, leaving at least four people dead and causing hundreds of millions of dollars in damage, as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence prepared to tour the area. Damage to the state's livestock sector was estimated at about $400 million,...

  • *Soybeans and corn await news of China trade talks. HAMBURG, March 19- Chicago wheat futures rose on Tuesday as short-covering and hopes of more export demand supported, although the continuing lacklustre U.S. export performance limited rises. Soybeans and corn are drifting as the market awaits news about any trade deal with China which could reopen the Chinese...

  • A man tries to get the cows to higher ground in Turkey Creek, near Milligan, Nebraska, March 13.

    The storms and flooding inflicted hundreds of millions of dollars in damage in what Nebraska's governor called a disaster of historic proportions.

  • As floodwaters began to recede in much of the area inundated by the aftermath of a storm dubbed a "bomb cyclone," Nebraska officials were taking in the damage in a state where 64 of the 93 counties have declared emergencies. State officials said on the call that 290 people had been rescued by the Nebraska State Patrol, National Guard troops, and urban search and...

  • Democratic 2020 presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke speaks during a campaign stop at The Beancounter Coffeehouse & Drinkery in Burlington, Iowa, U.S. March 14, 2019.

    A rare blend of personal magnetism and fund-raising might makes Beto O'Rourke immediately formidable in the crowded Democratic presidential race.

  • House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat from California, speaks during a luncheon event at the Economic Club of Washington D.C. in Washington, D.C., March 8, 2019.

    Pelosi says the House won't take up legislation "to give President Trump a pass" on emergency powers.

  • Vice President Mike Pence

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney confronted Vice President Mike Pence about President Donald Trump's foreign policy at a gathering Saturday, according to The Washington Post.

  • Jim Cramer: President Trump is willing to walk away from China

    CNBC's Jim Cramer, David Faber and Carl Quintanilla discuss the latest developments in the US-China trade wars.

  • Chris Christie

    The Republican former governor of New Jersey says he wants to help the president, but he's content to do it from afar.

  • Vice President Mike Pence in Bogota, Guaido is expected to come back through the porous border in the coming days and resume his political activities in open defiance of a Supreme Court order. "I'm going to return to Caracas this week," Guaido said in an interview with NTN24 broadcast on Tuesday. He traveled last week from Caracas across the country in a caravan and...

  • Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during a press briefing on the 27th day of a partial government shutdown on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 17, 2019.

    Democratic leaders have called the emergency declaration an overreach by a president who failed to get the funding he wanted from Congress.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 26- The U.S. Senate Banking Committee voted on Tuesday to advance President Donald Trump's pick to head the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, despite Democratic opposition. Mark Calabria, chief economist for Vice President Mike Pence, was advanced by the panel on a party-line vote of 13-12. If confirmed, he...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 26- The U.S. Senate Banking Committee voted on Tuesday to advance President Donald Trump's pick to head the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which oversees Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, despite Democratic opposition. Mark Calabria, chief economist for Vice President Mike Pence, was advanced by the panel on a party-line vote of 13-12. If confirmed, he...

  • Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro meets with UN chief Ban Ki-moon at the United Nations headquarters in New York on July 28, 2015.

    The United States on Monday imposed sanctions on four state governors in Venezuela as it ramped up pressure on President Nicholas Maduro for blocking humanitarian aid convoys.