Hillary Clinton

President Barack Obama embraces Vice President Joe Biden, right, before signing the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, bipartisan job-training legislation which aims to help job seekers gain valuable employment skills, at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in the White House complex in Washington, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Seeking the limelight, Biden courts key Dem groups

WASHINGTON (AP) — Caught in Hillary Rodham Clinton’s perpetual shadow, Joe Biden is working to boost his political profile among key Democratic voting blocs, a move that could help the vice president fashion himself as […]

07/22/2014

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reacts to host Jon Stewart during a taping of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in New York.  (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

No hints from Hillary Clinton on ‘The Daily Show’

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton gave Jon Stewart no hints about whether she will run for president, but acknowledged during Tuesday’s taping of “The Daily Show” that the speculation surrounding her possible candidacy […]

07/16/2014

FILE - This Sept. 12, 2012 file photo shows glass, debris and overturned furniture are strewn inside a room in the gutted U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, after an attack that killed four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens. (AP Photo/Ibrahim Alaguri, File)

Q&A: What the military did while Benghazi post burned

WASHINGTON (AP) — One by one, behind closed doors, military officers explained what they did and didn’t do the night the U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya, burned. Together their 30 hours of testimony to […]

07/12/2014

In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Chelsea Clinton, vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, speaks during a student conference for the Clinton Global Initiative University at Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Matt York, File)

Chelsea Clinton speaking fees can reach $75,000

WASHINGTON (AP) — Like her parents, Chelsea Clinton has become a sought-after speaker who can generate large fees for her appearances. The 34-year-old Clinton, the daughter of the former president and ex-secretary of state, can […]

07/10/2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks during a question and answer session at the BIO International Convention Wednesday, June 25, 2014, in San Diego.  Clinton has been on tour promoting her book, "Hard Choices." (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Clinton struggles in discussing her family wealth

DENVER (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton is a hardworking champion of women, children and the poor. Or she’s a wealthy elitist more comfortable in Davos, Switzerland, than Davenport, Iowa. Which is it? If Clinton decides […]

06/26/2014

FILE - This June 16, 2014 file photo shows former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reacting to a customer at a signing for her new book "Hard Choices," at Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Mass.  Clinton’s “Hard Choices” sold well enough during its first week to make it among the year’s most popular nonfiction books. But its opening was also far slower than that for her previous memoir, "Living History." According to Simon & Schuster, "Hard Choices" has sold more than 100,000 copies since coming out June 10. By comparison, first week sales in 2003 for “Living History” were around 600,000 copies. (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)

Hillary Clinton in Los Angeles for book signing

LOS ANGELES (AP) – She’s a former first lady and U.S. senator, an ex-secretary of state and once, and maybe future, presidential candidate. But on Thursday, Hillary Rodham Clinton will assume a more prosaic role: […]

06/19/2014

FILE - This June 16, 2014 file photo shows former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton reacting to a customer at a signing for her new book "Hard Choices," at Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Mass.  (AP Photo/Steven Senne, File)

Hillary book sales top 100,000 in first week

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s “Hard Choices” sold more than 100,000 copies during its opening week, its publisher told The Associated Press on Wednesday. “We’re elated,” said Simon & Schuster’s president and publisher, […]

06/18/2014

"The Evolution of Dad Dancing" skit with Jimmy Fallon and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, posted on YouTube.

Christie dances around Clinton matchup, and dances

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie danced like a dad and danced around his chances in a hypothetical matchup against Hillary Rodham Clinton during another late-night TV appearance. The possible 2016 […]

06/13/2014

Hillary Clinton participates in a conversation about her career in government and her new book, "Hard Choices.," at the Council on Foreign Relations, in New York, Thursday, June 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Clinton defends initial resistance to gay marriage

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton tersely defended her initial opposition to gay marriage, denying in a radio interview that political reasons were behind her shift last year to supporting same-sex marriage. She accused […]

06/12/2014

HiIlary Rodham Clinton, right, listens before signing a copy of her new book for a wheelchair-bound woman on Tuesday June 10, 2014, at Barnes and Noble bookstore in New York.  Clinton said Tuesday that she and former President Bill Clinton "fully appreciate how hard life is for so many Americans," seeking to refine remarks she made about the pair being broke when they left the White House while on a high-profile media tour for a new book.  (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Hillary Clinton says she understands ‘hard life’ — refining ‘dead broke’ comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that she and former President Bill Clinton “fully appreciate how hard life is for so many Americans,” seeking to refine remarks she made about the pair being […]

06/10/2014

This June 2, 2014, file photo shows Hillary Clinton smiling during a meeting with community leaders after touring Intertech Plastics in Denver. The former Secretary of State said in an interview with ABC News Sunday, June 8, 2014, that she will decide whether to run for president again "when it feels right for me to decide." For now she says she is focused on promoting her new book and helping fellow Democrats in the mid-term elections in the fall. Clinton says potential Democratic rivals are free to choose what they would like to do. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

Clinton: We were ‘dead broke’ after WH

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says her family was “dead broke” after her husband Bill’s presidency. In an interview with ABC News airing Monday, the former secretary of state and possible presidential contender said […]

06/09/2014

This Sept. 13, 2012 file photo shows a man walking in the rubble of the damaged U.S. consulate, after an attack that killed four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens on the night of Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, in Benghazi, Libya. (AP photo/Mohammad Hannon, File)

Democrats on Benghazi panel see role as defensive

WASHINGTON (AP) – The five Democrats on the House Select Committee on Benghazi are being counted on to defend the Obama administration’s record as November’s elections creep closer. All five voted against the special investigation […]

06/02/2014

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