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Ben Carson has surged in South Carolina to pull just ahead of Donald Trump -- a statistical dead heat -- in the Republican presidential primary in the key early state, according to a new poll.
Donald Trump on Monday ridiculed the efforts taken by GOP presidential rival Ben Carson to prove the veracity of troublesome parts of his childhood.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says it's ridiculous for Ben Carson to claim he's getting scrutiny unlike anyone else in the presidential race -- and that the burden of proof is on him to prove his life story.
Ben Carson said Saturday he's hauled in $3.5 million in campaign cash this week thanks to a "biased media."
A close aide to Ben Carson said Monday that the scrutiny the Republican presidential candidate is facing was to be expected and is a "good thing."
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson endorsed statehood for Puerto Rico at a Sunday campaign event on the island.
U.S. homeland security officials are working to address aviation security vulnerabilities that come from more than 900,000 people whose jobs allow them largely unfettered access behind the scenes at the nation's airports.
Sen. Ted Cruz gets high marks from the conservative Heritage Action, while GOP front-runners Donald Trump and Ben Carson get fainter praise and some criticism in the political advocacy group's new Presidential Platform Review.
Donald Trump said Sunday that he remains alarmed by Ben Carson's claims of having a violent temper as a youth, but the real estate mogul said he doesn't know if his Republican presidential rival has been dishonest.
Bernie Sanders used fiery language at a rally Sunday to fight against the attitude that "politics is bulls---," and urged his supporters to push back against big money in elections.