By Stephanie Earls, The Gazette
April 14, 2014 6 a.m.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — When Dagmar Knudsen says she has to run, she means it literally.She runs before work, after work and to work if the weather permits. After a long flight, the itch to move is so powerful she’s been known to dump her luggage in a taxi and head off on foot to her hotel. She’s run a marathon in every state and is working her way through the continents, plus the North Pole. If there were a marathon on the moon, she’d be game.
By By STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press
April 12, 2014 2:39 p.m.
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Republicans eyeing the 2016 White House race battered President Barack Obama's health care law and nicked each other Saturday, auditioning before a high-profile gathering of conservatives that some political veterans said marked the campaign's unofficial start.A speaking program packed with potential presidential candidates weighed in on the House Republican's controversial budget, the party's struggle with Hispanics, the GOP's future and the upcoming midterm elections while taking turns on a conference room stage facing hundreds of conservative activists gathered in New Hampshire's largest city.