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The plot sounds like something plucked from today's headlines: foreign hostages, terrorism, presidential power and American diplomatic relations with the Middle East.
Obviously, we're kidding with the headline, but President Barack Obama spent the bulk of his wedding anniversary apart from the first lady this year — and his motorcade nearly ruined another couple's big day, too.
As soon as Air Force One touched down in Indiana on Friday, Gov. Mike Pence met President Barack Obama on the tarmac with a plea: Expand the state's access to government-sponsored health insurance.
To Republicans, President Barack Obama is a gift that keeps on giving when it comes to campaign fodder to use against Democrats.
The field of potential Republican presidential candidates in 2016 might have just gained one more name: Sen. Lindsey Graham.
Vice President Joe Biden argued that Ebola is on par with ISIS when it comes to global security threats.
Hillary Clinton's midterm schedule -- which until now has been marked just by a handful of closed fundraisers and events -- is about to fill up with commitments to Democrats across the country.
Republicans have a response to the news Friday morning that U.S. unemployment dropped beneath 6% for the first time since 2008: "We can do better."
Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta says President Obama didn't listen to his advice on U.S. troop levels in Iraq.
Campus politics aren't always a clear winner for Rand Paul, as he discovered here this week during an appearance at the College of Charleston.
President Barack Obama told Hispanic leaders and immigration reform activists Thursday that despite frustrations with the delays in fixing the country's immigration system, he's going to need them to have his back.
Hillary Clinton covered all her bases in Miami on Thursday: She padded her wallet with a paid speech, pitched her memoir with a book signing and fundraised for a Democrat in a critical presidential state.
Mitt Romney tried Thursday to funnel all the electoral energy surrounding speculation of a possible presidential bid away from him and into Sen. Mitch McConnell's reelection campaign.
Can the Hillary Clinton of today actually win the general election? CNN analyst Maggie Haberman joins The Lead.
The Chamber of Commerce is launching an ad featuring Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, a favorite of libertarians, to build support for Alaska Republican Senate hopeful Dan Sullivan, who faces a challenge from libertarian third party candidate.
President Obama's former defense secretary, Leon Panetta, says if the White House had listened to his advice on U.S. troop levels in Iraq, the country's security situation may not have unraveled.
The White House defended the sprawling U.S. response to the Ebola outbreak on Thursday amid complaints that it's not clear who's in charge of the effort.
Years of budget cuts have made two key U.S. agencies' efforts to contain the threat of Ebola harder than it should be, Rep. Chris Van Hollen told CNN on Thursday.