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This teen inventor hopes to steer distracted drivers to safety

A young New Hampshire inventor has worked for years to create a product that limits distracted driving. Continue reading ? The post This teen inventor hopes to steer distracted drivers to safety appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

New Hampshire victory seemingly out of reach, Hillary Clinton looks ahead

With victory seemingly out of reach in New Hampshire, Hillary Clinton is looking ahead to the next round of voting as she tries to counter the rising challenge from Bernie Sanders in the Democratic presidential race. Continue reading ? The post New Hampshire victory seemingly out of reach, Hillary Clinton looks ahead appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Fact-checking the eighth Republican debate

Viewers of the latest Republican presidential debate didn't get a straight story from the candidates on U.S. taxes vs. the world, the state of the health insurance marketplace under "Obamacare" or what might happen if that law is taken away. Continue reading ? The post Fact-checking the eighth Republican debate appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Debate takeaways: Rubio stuck in a loop, Christie on the attack

Seven GOP Republican hopefuls faced off just three days before a make-or-break New Hampshire primary that some of them are not likely to survive. Continue reading ? The post Debate takeaways: Rubio stuck in a loop, Christie on the attack appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

North Korea launches long-range rocket seen as missile test

North Korea tested a long-range rocket on Sunday, spurring international condemnation and threats of tighter sanctions. Continue reading ? The post North Korea launches long-range rocket seen as missile test appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Speeches earning Clinton millions remain allusive to voters

In the months leading up to her second presidential bid, Clinton gave nearly 100 paid speeches netting her millions of dollars. Voters have received sparse information about the details of those speeches. Continue reading ? The post Speeches earning Clinton millions remain allusive to voters appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Cruz, Rubio face barrage of attacks during debate

Marco Rubio, a first-term senator on the rise in the presidential race, faced a barrage of attacks in Saturday night's Republican debate, with rivals challenging his readiness to be president, his commitment to his own policies and the depth of his experience. Continue reading ? The post Cruz, Rubio face barrage of attacks during debate appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Clinton, trailing in NH polls, seeks gain on Sanders’ lead

Trailing rival Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton sought to summon another New Hampshire comeback on Saturday but faced blunt questions about her trustworthiness and explanation of the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi. Continue reading ? The post Clinton, trailing in NH polls, seeks gain on Sanders’ lead appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

The latest: Candidates spar during GOP debate in New Hampshire

The candidates come out swinging as the eighth Republican debate kicks off in New Hampshire. Continue reading ? The post The latest: Candidates spar during GOP debate in New Hampshire appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Rubio bracing for attacks in New Hampshire debate

Marco Rubio headed into the latest Republican debate ready for an onslaught of attacks about his experience and readiness for the White House, while a trio of his rivals sought a breakout performance before Tuesday's New Hampshire primary - an election critical to their presidential hopes. Show More Summary

Major earthquakes kills at least 14, injures hundreds in Taiwan

At least 14 people are dead and more than 150 are missing after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake on Saturday rattled a coastal city in Taiwan. Continue reading ? The post Major earthquakes kills at least 14, injures hundreds in Taiwan appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

GOP-led Congress unlikely to OK Obama’s new clean energy bid

President Barack Obama said Saturday that he will ask the Republican-led Congress to double spending on research and development into clean energy by 2020. But the request is unlikely to be fulfilled. Continue reading ? The post GOP-led Congress unlikely to OK Obama’s new clean energy bid appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

What to watch: Republicans meet for eighth debate in New Hampshire

With one primary contest over and another three days away, seven of the Republican Party's leading presidential candidates will meet on the debate stage once again Saturday night in a high-stakes power struggle at the top of the field and a fight for survival at the bottom. Show More Summary

After Iowa, Trump shows off effort to win in New Hampshire

Trump had a disappointing runner-up finish last Monday in leadoff Iowa, which has a byzantine caucus process that puts a premium on organizing supporters to make sure they turn out. Now, he and his team are intent on making a greater push to get out the vote in the opening primary state. Show More Summary

Hillary Clinton seeks to win voters’ trust before New Hampshire debate

The concerns vary, but Hillary Clinton seems to be having trouble earning the public's trust. Ahead of Tuesday's New Hampshire primary, the Democratic presidential candidate is trying to convince voters that she is authentic. Continue reading ? The post Hillary Clinton seeks to win voters’ trust before New Hampshire debate appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Twitter suspends 125,000 accounts for promoting terrorist acts

Twitter says it's now using spam-fighting technology to seek out and automatically flag accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity. Continue reading ? The post Twitter suspends 125,000 accounts for promoting terrorist acts appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

No stage of pregnancy safe for unprotected sex with Zika-exposed male, CDC says

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) release new guidelines on what pregnant women should do to protect themselves for sexually transmitted Zika virus. Continue reading ? The post No stage of pregnancy safe for unprotected sex with Zika-exposed male, CDC says appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

WATCH LIVE: Obama to address latest jobs report

President Barack Obama is expected to deliver a statement on the economy following Friday's jobs report. PBS NewsHour will live stream the remarks at 12:30 p.m. ET. Continue reading ? The post WATCH LIVE: Obama to address latest jobs report appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Fact-checking the 5th Democratic debate

WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton cast the financial industry as an adversary in her presidential campaign — despite the money that industry has poured into her White House effort. Bernie Sanders once again mischaracterized the share of the wealth taken by the very richest Americans. Continue reading ? The post Fact-checking the 5th Democratic debate appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Partisan fights over Supreme Court nominations hurt the court’s image, Chief Justice Roberts says

WASHINGTON — Chief Justice John Roberts says he is concerned that partisan political battles over Supreme Court nominations have led to a widespread misunderstanding about the role of the court. Continue reading ? The post Partisan fights over Supreme Court nominations hurt the court’s image, Chief Justice Roberts says appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

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