By SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press
August 27, 2015 10:23 a.m.
GREENFIELD, Iowa — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker called Thursday for better mental health treatment in the wake of the Virginia shootings and dismissed Hillary Rodham Clinton's call for tighter gun control as a political response.
By KEN DILANIAN, Associated Press
August 26, 2015 8:02 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The transmission of now-classified information across Hillary Rodham Clinton’s private email is consistent with a State Department culture in which diplomats routinely sent secret material on unsecured email during the past two administrations, according to documents reviewed by The Associated Press.
DES MOINES, Iowa — Hillary Rodham Clinton is proposing more money for programs that help new farmers and increase access to fresh food as part of a rural agenda for her Democratic presidential campaign.
By Mitchell Prothero, McClatchy Foreign Staff
August 25, 2015 7:23 p.m.
GAZIANTEP, Turkey — The Turkish government Tuesday denied accusations by Syrian rebels that its intelligence service had tipped off an al-Qaida-linked group that then abducted the commander and 20 members of a U.S.-trained group of Syrian fighters about to confront the Islamic State.
By ALAN FRAM, Associated Press
August 25, 2015 3:38 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Providing political ammunition to both parties, Congress' official budget analyst projected Tuesday that this year's federal deficit will drop to $426 billion, the lowest shortfall of Barack Obama's presidency.
By ERICA WERNER, Associated Press
August 25, 2015 9:08 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Supporters of the Iran nuclear deal see growing momentum on their side in the Senate, raising the possibility they'll be able to block a disapproval resolution and protect President Barack Obama from having to use his veto pen.