Hillary Clinton Easily Wins South Carolina

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won the South Carolina primary over rival Bernie Sanders on Saturday, several networks projected, propelling her into next week's crucial "Super Tuesday" voting in 11 states on a wave of momentum.

Obama Planning to Move Gitmo Detainees to the US

President Barack Obama launched a final push on Tuesday to persuade Congress to close the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, but lawmakers, opposed to rehousing detainees in the United States, declared his plan a non-starter.

Obama Visits Mosque to Send Pointed Message to Non-Muslims

President Barack Obama made his first visit to a U.S. mosque on Wednesday, in an effort to allay the fears of Americans accustomed to pop-culture portrayals of Muslims as terrorists, and to reassure Muslim American youth about their place in the nation.

Will Trump or Cruz Win Iowa Caucuses?

Republicans Donald Trump and Ted Cruz, locked in a tight race in Iowa just two days before the state's crucial U.S. presidential nominating contest, urged their supporters on Saturday to give them the first victory of the 2016 campaign.