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  1. Trump, Sanders look to emerge from New Hampshire with winsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CTV

    Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hope to emerge from New Hampshire's primary Tuesday with their first wins of the 2016 presidential campaign, victories that would lend needed credibility to the unexpected contenders' pursuit of their parties' nomination. Trump leads a Republican field that has been in flux in the final days of campaigning across snowy New Hampshire.


  2. Debate leads to scrambled New Hampshire finish for GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Coming out of Iowa, the Florida senator appeared on a glide path toward a solid second place finish in New Hampshire, at least, before one bad moment in an otherwise solid performance in Saturday evening's televised presidential re-scrambled the race. Yes, New York celebrity businessman Donald Trump is still the frontrunner.


  3. Candidates make the most of final campaign day in NHRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The candidates' biggest challenge in their final full day of campaigning here was the weather - snow and messy roadways on a day packed with rallies and town halls. Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders enter primary day with strong leads in the polls, but there's much more to both of these races.


  4. Bombastic Donald Trump returns to form in New Hampshire blitzRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | National Post

    Can you imagine President Trump? I don't mean that rhetorically. I mean, if you close your eyes, can you picture it? Even now, after all of this, can you see Donald Trump - entrepreneur and serial punchline - as the President of the United States? I ask because, if you follow Trump, if you go to his events in Iowa and New Hampshire, if you talk to his followers, and listen to his speeches, it's a question you have to consider.


  5. Rubio searches for answers while his opponents circleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Sen. Marco Rubio, the Florida Republican who was on track to emerge as the consensus candidate to take on businessman Donald Trump and Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas until he turned in a woeful debate performance Saturday night, continued to struggle Monday to find a response to the charge that he is too inexperienced to be president. Rubio talked about a bill he introduced as a member of the Florida legislature to restrict the use of eminent domain, andan anti-trafficking measure in the U.S. Senate, adding those items to a list he first started to flesh out Sunday.


  6. Tom Steyer, a billionaire environmentalist, is amongRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    Meet the super-rich driving the 2016 election USA TODAY analysis shows 107 people or groups gave $1 million or more to super PACs. Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://usat.ly/1T8YVTM WASHINGTON - Nearly half the money pouring into all federal super PACs came from just 107 people or groups that each gave $1 million or more to influence the outcome of this year's presidential and congressional races, a USA TODAY analysis of new campaign finance reports shows. 12 comments

  7. Trump Returns to Core Populist Nationalism in Last Pitch to New Hampshire Before PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Before a packed 4,000-strong crowd at Verizon Wireless Arena here Monday evening - hours before the polls open in the first-in-the-nation primary state - Donald J. Trump, billionaire and national GOP presidential frontrunner, made his final case to the set of voters who will decide his future. "So we have something very, very special going on: We're going to have a country that's smart, we're going to have a country that's tough, that makes the proper decision, that makes the right deals," Trump said after taking the stage to The Beatles hit "Revolution."


  8. Opinion: GOP smackdown in ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    NO DEBATE so far has reshaped the election like the one in New Hampshire on Saturday night. And nothing the rest of the night equaled the first 10 minutes.


  9. Snow | This weekend, I covered a primary and a game - and couldn't tell the differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Pennsylvanian

    In between Penn women's basketball's games against Harvard and Dartmouth, Daily Pennsylvanian sports reporters covered a Jeb! town hall event in Bedford, N.H., on Saturday. When I, a freshman associate sports editor, was asked to pack my bags and travel to New Hampshire to cover the presidential primary, I was taken aback.


  10. First New Hampshire Primary Voters Head to the PollsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | MSNBC

    That's right, there are only nine voters in Dixville, a resort area about 20 miles from the Canadian border, and the voting took all of about 30 seconds. Kasich, who is hoping for a strong New Hampshire primary finish to give him momentum heading into the South Carolina and Nevada primaries later this month, personally called all nine voters in Dixville Notch, his campaign said.


  11. Bush, Trump feud is getting more personalRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    The longstanding feud between Donald Trump and former Florida governor Jeb Bush has escalated to a particularly nasty level on the eve of the Republican presidential primary here in New Hampshire, as the two publicly traded insults Monday that were decidedly more personal than political.


  12. Robotic Rubio, galumphing Trump, bruising Cruz, and other campaign odditiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boston.com

    In classic New Hampshire tradition, voters are still making up their minds, which means nothing is certain in the Granite State primary. And yet, the last week of campaigning among the Republican candidates has clarified a murky political picture.


  13. Trump calls out Bush family over eminent domainRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSBW-TV

    After being attacked by Jeb Bush for his use of eminent domain in past real estate dealings, Donald Trump on Monday called the Bush family hypocrites, citing former President George W. Bush's wielding of the law to help acquire land for a new baseball stadium in Texas. In 1991, Bush and his business partners created what ESPN called a "quasi-governmental agency" imbued with the power to seize 13 acres of private property as they sought to build a new home for the team they owned, Major League Baseball's Texas Rangers.


  14. 'I'd kick him in the b*lls': New Hampshire voters...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Instead of delivering a monologue about Jeb Bush, Samantha Bee sent her "foreign exchange producer" into New Hampshire to get residents' opinions about the former Florida governor. The results were not charitable.


  15. Voters, candidates take last looks at each other before N.H. primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Jeanne and Tom Tellier set out Sunday morning to hear Marco Rubio speak at their local middle school, but the crowd was so big they were turned away. Unfazed, the undecided Republican voters instead headed for an evening event 10 miles away but arrived at Derryfield Country Club only to find the Rubio campaign had inexplicably moved its pre-Super Bowl event and the new location wasn't clear.


  16. Republicans Debate: Should Women Be Drafted?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Townhall

    Toward the end of the eighth Republican presidential debate, the moderators introduced a new subject which has been absent from stump speeches and ignored in the seven previous debates. ABC's Martha Raddatz, who covered the war in Iraq, asked the candidates whether young women should be required to sign up for Selective Service if the military draft is reinstated, just as young men are required to do.


  17. Voters Weigh Choices in Final HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Republican presidential candidate John Kasich answers Debbie Repson's question at a town hall event in New Hampshire, Feb. 8, 2016. Voters filled town hall meetings and rallies across New Hampshire in the hours before the nation's first presidential primary.


  18. Kasich makes final New Hampshire pushRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Toledo Blade

    Gov. John Kasich has repeatedly said he will be back on a plane to Ohio if he doesn't do well today in New Hampshire, where he's hinged the future of his underdog bid for the White House. Even if he has a strong finish in New Hampshire today, his challenge will be to raise enough money to keep his campaign alive through South Carolina and Nevada, said Larry Sabato, director of the University of Virginia's Center for Politics.


  19. GOP Race for Second in N.H. IntensifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Sen. Marco Rubio's stumble in the final Republican presidential debate before voting begins here has set off an intense battle for second place in Tuesday's New Hampshire primary.


  20. Poll: Trump with big lead on NH primary eveRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Hill

    A new Emerson College poll found that Trump leads the GOP field with 31 percent. Trump, who came in second place at last week's Iowa caucuses, has maintained his lead ahead of the Granite State primary.